Treatment Selection in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitors versus Soluble Guanylate Cyclase Stimulator
Author : Hiroshi Watanabe
European Cardiology Review 2018;13(1):ePub:16 May 2018.
Overview:Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a chronic and life-threatening disease characterised by progressive vascular remodelling that leads to increased pulmonary vascular... more
Author : Christos-Konstantinos Antoniou, Polychronis Dilaveris, Panagiota Manolakou, Spyridon Galanakos, Nikolaos Magkas, Konstantinos Gatzoulis, Dimitrios Tousoulis
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):112–20.
Overview:Ventricular repolarization, as opposed to depolarization, is not a triggered phenomenon following an orderly sequence, hence the dissimilarity between their inscribed... more
Author : Koji Hasegawa
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):88.
Overview:Myocardial infarction is often caused by the rupture of unstable plaque in atherosclerosis with mild-to-moderate stenosis. Research has revealed that local tissue inflammation... more
Author : Aneil Malhotra, Sanjay Sharma
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):80–2.
Overview:Athletes who perform regular and intensive exercise regimes develop a variety of electrical and structural cardiac adaptations that manifest functionally to improve stroke... more
Author : Nesan Shanmugam
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):78–9.
Overview:In this issue of European Cardiology Review, Professor Bayes Genis and team give a clear and robust review of the 2016 European Society... more
Author : Antoni Bayés-Genís
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):76–7.
Overview:The long-awaited 2016 European Society of Cardiology (ESC) guidelines for heart failure (HF)1 provide the large amount of novel... more
Author : Kensuke Nishimiya, Yasuharu Matsumoto, Hiroaki Shimokawa
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):121–3.
Overview:Vasa Vasorum The coronary arterial wall generally consists of the tunica intima, tunica media and tunica adventitia. In particular, the coronary... more
Author : Wolfgang Koenig
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):89–91.
Overview:The notion that atherosclerosis carries features of an inflammatory disease has existed for quite some time. As early as 1856, Rudolf Virchow in his Textbook on Pathology... more
Author : Carolyn M Webb, Peter Collins
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(2):83–7.
Overview:Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the most prevalent non-communicable cause of death worldwide.1 The health and economic implications of caring for a growing ageing... more
Key Recent Advances in Atherosclerosis Treatment with Modern Lipid-lowering Drugs: The New Frontier with PCSK9 Inhibitors
Author : Antoni Martínez-Rubio, Román Freixa Pamias
European Cardiology Review 2017;12(1):30–2
Overview:Hypercholesterolemia has been known for several years to be a major risk factor in the development of atherosclerosis and consecutively cardiovascular disease. This... more