Heart valve disease

Known as: disease heart valves, Heart Valve Diseases, Heart Diseases, Valvular 
Pathological conditions involving any of the various HEART VALVES and the associated structures (PAPILLARY MUSCLES and CHORDAE TENDINEAE).
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Alec Vahanian, Ottavio Alfieri, Felicita Andreotti, Manuel J. Antunes, Gonzalo Barón-Esquivias, Helmut Baumgartner, Michael… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Valvular heart diseases are not usually regarded as a major public-health problem. Our aim was to assess their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Authors/Task Force Members, Alec Vahanian (Chairperson) Paris (France)*, Helmut Baumgartner, Vienna (Austria), Jeroen Bax, Leiden… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Calcific aortic valve disease is a slowly progressive disorder with a disease continuum that ranges from mild valve thickening… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND For nearly a century, the mechanical failure of calcified heart valves was attributed to a passive degenerative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To determine the mechanism of the cardiac dilatation and reduced contractility of obese Zucker Diabetic Fatty rats, myocardial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Current definitions of hypertension are based on levels of systolic blood pressure (SBP) and diastolic blood pressure… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To determine the independent risk factors for atrial fibrillation. DESIGN Cohort study. SETTING The Framingham… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVES This study was undertaken to elucidate the prevalence of aortic valve abnormalities in the elderly. BACKGROUND The… (More)
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