Vol 3, No 3 (September 2013): Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy

Original Articles

Thoracic aorta cardiac-cycle related dynamic changes assessed with a 256-slice CT scanner
Patricia Carrascosa, Carlos Capuñay, Alejandro Deviggiano, Gastón A. Rodríguez-Granillo, María Inés Sagarduy, Patricio Cortines, Jorge Carrascosa, Juan C. Parodi
Discrepancies between two lipid-lowering guidelines for CVD prevention in seemingly healthy individuals—case study Lebanon
Hussain Ali Isma’eel, Bernard Harbieh, Hani Tamim, Lara Nasreddine, Farah Naja, Abla Sibai, Nada Adra, Kamal Badr, Nahla Hwalla
Fractional flow reserve application in everyday practice: adherence to clinical recommendations
Katia Orvin, Tamir Bental, Alon Eisen, Hana Vaknin-Assa, Abid Assali, Eli I. Lev, David Brosh, Ran Kornowski
Cardiac risk factors and myocardial perfusion reserve in women with microvascular coronary dysfunction
Megha Agarwal, Chrisandra Shufelt, Puja K. Mehta, Edward Gill, Daniel S. Berman, Debiao Li, Behzad Sharif, Ning Li, C. Noel Bairey Merz, Louise E.J. Thomson
Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging myocardial perfusion reserve index assessment in women with microvascular coronary dysfunction and reference controls
Chrisandra L. Shufelt, Louise E. J. Thomson, Pavel Goykhman, Megha Agarwal, Puja K. Mehta, Tara Sedlak, Ning Li, Edward Gill, Bruce Samuels, Babak Azabal, Saibal Kar, Kamlesh Kothawade, Margo Minissian, Piotr Slomka, Daniel S. Berman, C. Noel Bairey Merz
Progression of coronary atherosclerosis in African-American patients
Yu Kataoka, Amy Hsu, Kathy Wolski, Kiyoko Uno, Rishi Puri, E. Murat Tuzcu, Steven E. Nissen, Stephen J. Nicholls

Mini Review

Left ventricular noncompaction cardiomyopathy
Kamal Shemisa, Jun Li, Marty Tam, Julio Barcena