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ESC Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Peripheral Artery Diseases
Endorsed by: the European Stroke Organisation (ESO) Authors/Task Force Members: Michal Tendera (Chairperson) (Poland), Victor Aboyans (Co-Chairperson) (France), Marie-Louise Bartelink (TheExpand
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Association of a human G-protein β3 subunit variant with hypertension
Hypertension is a common disorder of multifactorial origin that constitutes a major risk factor for cardiovascular events such as stroke and myocardial infarction. Previous studies demonstrated anExpand
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Effect of very high-intensity statin therapy on regression of coronary atherosclerosis: the ASTEROID trial.
CONTEXT Prior intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) trials have demonstrated slowing or halting of atherosclerosis progression with statin therapy but have not shown convincing evidence of regression usingExpand
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Guidelines on the diagnosis and management of pericardial diseases executive summary; The Task force on the diagnosis and management of pericardial diseases of the European society of cardiology.
Guidelines and Expert Consensus documents aim to present all the relevant evidence on a particular issue in order to help physicians to weigh the benefits and risks of a particular diagnostic orExpand
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Update on myocardial bridging.
Muscle overlying the intramyocardial segment of an epicardial coronary artery, first mentioned by Reyman1 in 1737, is termed a myocardial bridge, and the artery coursing within the myocardium isExpand
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Expert consensus document on the treatment of descending thoracic aortic disease using endovascular stent-grafts.
Between 43,000 and 47,000 people die annually in the United States from diseases of the aorta and its branches and continues to increase. For the thoracic aorta, these diseases are increasinglyExpand
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New signs characteristic of myocardial bridging demonstrated by intracoronary ultrasound and Doppler.
BACKGROUND Large discrepancies exist concerning the incidence of myocardial bridging. This has been reported to be 0.5%-2.5% following coronary angiography but 15%-85% following autopsy. The purposeExpand
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Endovascular stent-graft placement in aortic dissection: a meta-analysis.
AIMS This article summarizes all available published data with respect to clinical success, complications, and outcomes of endovascular stent-graft placement among patients with descending aorticExpand
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Echocardiography in aortic diseases: EAE recommendations for clinical practice.
Echocardiography plays an important role in the diagnosis and follow-up of aortic diseases. Evaluation of the aorta is a routine part of the standard echocardiographic examination. TransthoracicExpand
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Diagnosis and management of aortic dissection - Recommendations of the Task Force on Aortic Dissection, European Society of Cardiology
Page Preamble ..................................................................1642 Introduction.............................................................1643 Aortic wallExpand
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