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Contrast enhanced transesophageal echocardiography in patients with atrial fibrillation referred to electrical cardioversion improves atrial thrombus detection and may reduce associated
AimsTransesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is the gold standard for the detection of thrombi in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) before undergoing early electrical cardioversion (CV). However,Expand
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Impact of the bioresorbable vascular scaffold surface area on on-treatment platelet reactivity
Abstract While promising data with the novel bioresorbable vascular scaffold (BVS) are accumulating, signals of scaffold thrombosis (ST) were noted in recent reports. We aimed to assess theExpand
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Sex and Long-Term Outcomes After Implantation of Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold for Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease.
AIMS Women and men suffering of coronary artery disease differ in their risk profile. We sought to investigate the impact of sex on 2-year outcomes after BVS implantation in routine clinicalExpand
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Impact of Clinical Presentation on Early Vascular Healing After Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold Implantation
BACKGROUND Optimal strut coverage and early vascular healing are important factors to reduce the risk of stent thrombosis. Data on early vascular healing with the new bioresorbable vascular scaffoldsExpand
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Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds (BVS) promise to address pending issues of current-generation stents. While promising data of this novel platform is accumulating, signals of scaffold thrombosis (ST)Expand
Age-dependent impact of the SYNTAX-score on longer-term mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention in an all-comer population
Background The Synergy between Percutaneous Coronary Intervention with TAXUS and Cardiac Surgery (SYNTAX)-score is a validated tool for risk stratification and revascularization strategy selection inExpand
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Einfluss der Kupferbindung an der Aminosäureposition 95 im Prionprotein auf den Krankheitsverlauf nach Prioninfektion
Prionerkrankungen gehoren zu den neurodegenerativen Erkrankungen und konnen sowohl genetisch ubertragen als auch erworben werden. Sie verlaufen bisher ausschlieslich letal. Verursacht werden sieExpand