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Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy With Wireless Left Ventricular Endocardial Pacing: The SELECT-LV Study.
BACKGROUND A total of 30% to 40% of patients with congestive heart failure eligible for cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) either do not respond to conventional CRT or remain untreated due to anExpand
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Feasibility, safety, and short-term outcome of leadless ultrasound-based endocardial left ventricular resynchronization in heart failure patients: results of the wireless stimulation endocardially
AIMS Left ventricular (LV) endocardial pacing may address the limitations in the selection of an LV pacing site and provide improvements in cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) effectiveness. WeExpand
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Patient selection criteria and midterm clinical outcome for MitraClip therapy in patients with severe mitral regurgitation and severe congestive heart failure
The implantation of a MitraClip (MC) is a new treatment modality for severe mitral regurgitation (MR) in patients whose condition is inoperable or who are at high conventional operative risk. ThisExpand
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Luminescent enzyme-linked receptor assay for estrogenic compounds
  • M. Seifert
  • Medicine, Chemistry
  • Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry
  • 1 February 2004
The analytics of endocrine-disrupting compounds has become a major issue during recent years. Several test systems have been developed for endocrine-disrupting chemicals. Yeast reporter gene assaysExpand
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Evaluation of a Diabetes Management System Based on Practice Guidelines, Integrated Care, and Continuous Quality Management in a Federal State of Germany
OBJECTIVE—The aim of this study was to evaluate the Saxon Diabetes Management Program (SDMP), which is based on integrated practice guidelines, shared care, and integrated quality management. TheExpand
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Improved Elucidation of Biological Processes Linked to Diabetic Nephropathy by Single Probe-Based Microarray Data Analysis
Background Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is a complex and chronic metabolic disease that evolves into a progressive fibrosing renal disorder. Effective transcriptomic profiling of slowly evolving diseaseExpand
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Shock Efficacy of Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator for Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: Initial Multicenter Experience
Background—Recently, subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (S-ICD) has become available. The aim of our study was to assess the efficacy of S-ICD in a clinical setting. Methods andExpand
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Functional capacity and changes in the neurohormonal and cytokine status after long-term CRT in heart failure patients.
BACKGROUND This study investigated the effects of long-term cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) on the neurohormonal and cytokines levels in CHF patients and its correlation with changes inExpand
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Comparative study of juvenile and adult prairie rattlesnake (Crotalus viridis viridis) venoms.
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Long-term outcome of cardiac contractility modulation in patients with severe congestive heart failure.
AIMS Cardiac contractility modulation (CCM) is a new form of electrical therapy in patients with congestive heart failure. Recently published clinical studies provide evidence of safety andExpand
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