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Effects of EPA on coronary artery disease in hypercholesterolemic patients with multiple risk factors: sub-analysis of primary prevention cases from the Japan EPA Lipid Intervention Study (JELIS).
BACKGROUND Japan EPA Lipid Intervention Study (JELIS) was a large-scale clinical trial examining the effects of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) on coronary artery disease (CAD) in hypercholesterolemicExpand
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Reduction in the Recurrence of Stroke by Eicosapentaenoic Acid for Hypercholesterolemic Patients: Subanalysis of the JELIS Trial
Background and Purpose— The JELIS trial examined the preventive effect of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) against coronary artery diseases. Hypercholesterolemic patients received statin only (no EPAExpand
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Prevention of cardiovascular events with calcium channel blocker-based combination therapies in patients with hypertension: a randomized controlled trial
Objectives Current guidelines recommend the use of multiple medications for hypertension. The present study was aimed at determining which combination was optimal to prevent cardiovascular events.Expand
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Diabetes mellitus is a major negative determinant of coronary plaque regression during statin therapy in patients with acute coronary syndrome--serial intravascular ultrasound observations from the
BACKGROUND The Japan Assessment of Pitavastatin and Atorvastatin in Acute Coronary Syndrome (JAPAN-ACS) trial has found that early aggressive statin therapy in patients with acute coronary syndromeExpand
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Combination therapy for hypertension in the elderly: a sub-analysis of the Combination Therapy of Hypertension to Prevent Cardiovascular Events (COPE) Trial
The Combination Therapy of Hypertension to Prevent Cardiovascular Events (COPE) trial demonstrated that the calcium-channel blocker benidipine-based combination therapies with an angiotensin-receptorExpand
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Prevalence and clinical implication of metabolic syndrome in chronic heart failure.
BACKGROUND Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a pathological condition with a clustering of metabolic components and is a well-known risk and prognostic factor for ischemic heart disease (IHD). However,Expand
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Simultaneous Doppler tracing of transmitral inflow and mitral annular velocity as an estimate of elevated left ventricular filling pressure in patients with atrial fibrillation.
BACKGROUND The time interval between the onset of early transmitral flow velocity (E) and that of early diastolic mitral annular velocity (e') (T(E-e')) is a good predictor of elevated leftExpand
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Analysis of atrial electrogram during atrial fibrillation: Relationship between the autocorrelation function and atrial fibrillation interval
今回我々が新たに使用した方法で得た心房電位波形の自己相関関数Rx (τ) が, 心房粗動 (AFL) および細動 (AF) 中の心房電位間隔周期に対してどのように反映しているかを検討するために, AFLおよびAF中のRx (τ) と心房電位間隔ヒストグラムを比較した.方法:Expand
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