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Third universal definition of myocardial infarction.
ACCF : American College of Cardiology Foundation ACS : acute coronary syndrome AHA : American Heart Association CAD : coronary artery disease CABG : coronary artery bypass grafting CKMB : creatine… Expand
Clinical Features and Outcomes of Takotsubo (Stress) Cardiomyopathy.
- Christian Templin, J. Ghadri, +64 authors T. Lüscher
- The New England journal of medicine
- 2 September 2015
BACKGROUND The natural history, management, and outcome of takotsubo (stress) cardiomyopathy are incompletely understood. METHODS The International Takotsubo Registry, a consortium of 26 centers in… Expand
Myocardial infarction redefined--a consensus document of The Joint European Society of Cardiology/American College of Cardiology Committee for the redefinition of myocardial infarction.
This document was developed by a consensus conference initiated by Kristian Thygesen, MD, and Joseph S. Alpert, MD, after formal approval by Lars Rydén, MD, President of the European Society of… Expand
Universal definition of myocardial infarction.
Chairpersons: Kristian Thygesen (Denmark)*, Joseph S. Alpert (USA)*, Harvey D. White (New Zealand)* Biomarker Group: Allan S. Jaffe, Coordinator (USA), Fred S. Apple (USA), Marcello Galvani (Italy),… Expand
Effect of carvedilol on survival in severe chronic heart failure.
BACKGROUND Beta-blocking agents reduce the risk of hospitalization and death in patients with mild-to-moderate heart failure, but little is known about their effects in severe heart failure. … Expand
Analytical validation of a high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T assay.
- E. Giannitsis, K. Kurz, K. Hallermayer, J. Jarausch, A. Jaffe, H. Katus
- Clinical chemistry
- 1 February 2010
BACKGROUND We report the development of a novel high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hs-cTnT) assay, a modification of the Roche fourth-generation cTnT assay, and validation of the analytical… Expand
MicroRNA-34a regulates cardiac ageing and function
Ageing is the predominant risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and contributes to a significantly worse outcome in patients with acute myocardial infarction. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) have emerged as… Expand
High-Mobility Group Box-1 in Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury of the Heart
Background— High-mobility group box-1 (HMGB1) is a nuclear factor released by necrotic cells and by activated immune cells. HMGB1 signals via members of the toll-like receptor family and the receptor… Expand
Myocardial infarction accelerates atherosclerosis
During progression of atherosclerosis, myeloid cells destabilize lipid-rich plaques in the arterial wall and cause their rupture, thus triggering myocardial infarction and stroke. Survivors of acute… Expand
The sarcomeric Z-disc: a nodal point in signalling and disease
- Derk Frank, Christian Kuhn, H. Katus, N. Frey
- Medicine, Biology
- Journal of Molecular Medicine
- 17 January 2006
The perception of the Z-disc in striated muscle has undergone significant changes in the past decade. Traditionally, the Z-disc has been viewed as a passive constituent of the sarcomere, which is… Expand