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Arts and Medicine

Networked Life
Richelle E. Gribble
Dimension of time in strange attractors
Robert J. Krawczyk
Emergent technique in watercolor
Emily Garfield

Original Article

Vascular health determinants in children
Birgit Böhm, Renate Oberhoffer
Awareness of oral health in adults with congenital heart disease
Stefan Hollatz, Annette Wacker-Gussmann, Saskia Wilberg, Matthias Folwaczny, Rhoia Neidenbach, Harald Kaemmerer, Peter Ewert, Renate Oberhoffer
Two-dimensional speckle tracking of the abdominal aorta: a novel approach to evaluate arterial stiffness in patients with Turner syndrome
Felix Sebastian Oberhoffer, Hashim Abdul-Khaliq, Anna-Maria Jung, Tilman R. Rohrer, Mohamed Abd El Rahman
Prognostic impact of myocardial contraction fraction in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis
Francisco J. Romeo, Ignacio M. Seropian, Sameer Arora, John P. Vavalle, Mariano Falconi, Pablo Oberti, Vadim Kotowicz, Carla R. Agatiello, Daniel H. Berrocal
Trends and effect of atrial fibrillation on inpatient outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement
Nikita Patil, Paula D. Strassle, Sameer Arora, Chinmay Patel, Kishorbhai Gangani, John P. Vavalle
Variant panorama in 1,385 index patients and sensitivity of expanded next-generation sequencing panels in arrhythmogenic disorders
Christoph Marschall, Alexander Moscu-Gregor, Hanns-Georg Klein
Long-term outcomes of childhood onset Noonan compared to sarcomere hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Emanuel Kaltenecker, Julia Schleihauf, Christian Meierhofer, Nerejda Shehu, Naira Mkrtchyan, Alfred Hager, Andreas Kühn, Julie Cleuziou, Karin Klingel, Heide Seidel, Martin Zenker, Peter Ewert, Gabriele Hessling, Cordula M. Wolf
Progression in the severity of aortic stenosis according to race among those with advanced chronic kidney disease
Aamir Husain, Sameer Arora, Paula D. Strassle, Greg Means, Chinmay Patel, Thomas G. Caranasos, Alan L. Hinderliter, John P. Vavalle
Mitral annulus is enlarged and functionally impaired in adult patients with repaired tetralogy of Fallot as assessed by three-dimensional speckle-tracking echocardiography—results from the CSONGRAD Registry and MAGYAR-Path Study
Attila Nemes, Árpád Kormányos, Kálmán Havasi, Zsolt Kovács, Péter Domsik, Anita Kalapos, István Hartyánszky, Nóra Ambrus, Tamás Forster
Non-invasive assessment of liver alterations in Senning and Mustard patients
Nicole Nagdyman, Siegrun Mebus, Johanna Kügel, Reinhart Zachoval, Dirk-André Clevert, Siegmund Lorenz Braun, Guido Haverkämper, Bernd Opgen-Rhein, Felix Berger, Sophia Horster, Jörg Schoetzau, Claudia Pujol Salvador, Ulrike Bauer, John Hess, Peter Ewert, Harald Kaemmerer
Net clinical benefit of non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation and chronic kidney disease: a trade-off analysis from four phase III clinical trials
Zhi-Chun Gu, Ling-Cong Kong, Shuo-Fei Yang, An-Hua Wei, Na Wang, Zheng Ding, Chi Zhang, Xiao-Yan Liu, Ying-Li Zheng, Hou-Wen Lin
Impact of paroxysmal versus non-paroxysmal atrial fibrillation on outcomes in patients undergoing transcatheter mitral valve repair
Kishorbhai Gangani, Haytham Alkhaimy, Nikita Patil, Kranthi Sitammagari, Poonam Bhyan, Sameer Arora, John P. Vavalle
A low-cost machine learning-based cardiovascular/stroke risk assessment system: integration of conventional factors with image phenotypes
Ankush Jamthikar, Deep Gupta, Narendra N. Khanna, Luca Saba, Tadashi Araki, Klaudija Viskovic, Harman S. Suri, Ajay Gupta, Sophie Mavrogeni, Monika Turk, John R. Laird, Gyan Pareek, Martin Miner, Petros P. Sfikakis, Athanasios Protogerou, George D. Kitas, Vijay Viswanathan, Andrew Nicolaides, Deepak L. Bhatt, Jasjit S. Suri
Ultrasound-based carotid stenosis measurement and risk stratification in diabetic cohort: a deep learning paradigm
Luca Saba, Mainak Biswas, Harman S. Suri, Klaudija Viskovic, John R. Laird, Elisa Cuadrado-Godia, Andrew Nicolaides, N. N. Khanna, Vijay Viswanathan, Jasjit S. Suri
Hemostatic abnormalities in adult patients with Marfan syndrome
Katharina T. I. Kornhuber, Heide Seidel, Claudia Pujol, Christian Meierhofer, Franz Röschenthaler, Axel Pressler, Alexander Stöckl, Nicole Nagdyman, Rhoja C. Neidenbach, Philipp von Hundelshausen, Martin Halle, Stefan Holdenrieder, Peter Ewert, Harald Kaemmerer, Michael Hauser
The Sapien valve provides enough grip to be implanted in pulmonary position without a pre-stent
Daniel Tanase, Stanimir Georgiev, Andreas Eicken, Peter Ewert
The efficacy of glycemic control with continuous glucose monitoring on atheroma progression: rationale and design of the Observation of Coronary Atheroma Progression under Continuous Glucose Monitoring Guidance in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (OPTIMAL)
Yu Kataoka, Kiminori Hosoda, Hisashi Makino, Masaki Matsubara, Miki Matsuo, Yoko Ohata, Ryo Koezuka, Tamiko Tamanaha, Tsutomu Tomita, Kyoko Honda-Kohmo, Michio Noguchi, Cheol Son, Kunihiro Nishimura, Yasuhide Asaumi, Yoshihiro Miyamoto, Teruo Noguchi, Satoshi Yasuda
In-hospital outcomes of delayed stenting in hemodynamically stable patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: the CCC (Care for Cardiovascular Disease in China) project
Jia-Wei Wu, Hao Hu, Dan Li, Li-Kun Ma
Feasibility of oxygen sensitive cardiac magnetic resonance of the right ventricle in pulmonary artery hypertension
Karthigesh Sree Raman, Michael Stokes, Angela Walls, Rebecca Perry, Peter M. Steele, Christine Burdeniuk, Carmine G. De Pasquale, David S. Celermajer, Joseph B. Selvanayagam
Accuracy of 3-dimensional and 2-dimensional quantitative coronary angiography for predicting physiological significance of coronary stenosis: a FAVOR II substudy
Daixin Ding, Junqing Yang, Jelmer Westra, Yundai Chen, Yunxiao Chang, Martin Sejr-Hansen, Su Zhang, Evald H. Christiansen, Niels R. Holm, Bo Xu, Shengxian Tu
Integrated use of cardiac MRI and the CardioMEMS™ HF system in PAH: the utility of coincident pressure and volume in RV failure—the NHLBI-VITA trial
Robert W. W. Biederman, Mark Doyle, Priscilla Correa-Jaque, Geetha Rayarao, Raymond L. Benza
Distal transradial access as default approach for coronary angiography and interventions
Marcos Danillo Peixoto Oliveira, Ednelson Cunha Navarro, Ferdinand Kiemeneij
The value of hand grip strength (HGS) as a diagnostic and prognostic biomarker in congenital heart disease
Rhoia Clara Neidenbach, Renate Oberhoffer, Lars Pieper, Sebastian Freilinger, Peter Ewert, Harald Kaemmerer, Nicole Nagdyman, Alfred Hager, Jan Müller

Letter to the Editor

Renal denervation for hypertension: we’ve come a long way!
Partha Sardar, Herbert D. Aronow


Training in structural heart disease: a fellow’s perspective
Bennet George, Sun Moon Kim, Matthew J. Chung

Review Article

Echocardiographic guidance of interventions in adults with congenital heart defects
Weiyi Tan, Jamil Aboulhosn
Significance of oral health in adult patients with congenital heart disease
Matthias Folwaczny, Florian Bauer, Christina Grünberg
Emerging clinical applications of strain imaging and three-dimensional echocardiography for the assessment of ventricular function in adult congenital heart disease
Michael Huntgeburth, Ingo Germund, Lianne M. Geerdink, Narayanswami Sreeram, Floris E. A. Udink ten Cate
Overweight and obesity: an emerging problem in patients with congenital heart disease
Caroline Andonian, Fabian Langer, Jürgen Beckmann, Gert Bischoff, Peter Ewert, Sebastian Freilinger, Harald Kaemmerer, Renate Oberhoffer, Lars Pieper, Rhoia Clara Neidenbach
Folate supplementation for prevention of congenital heart defects and low birth weight: an update
Rima Obeid, Wolfgang Holzgreve, Klaus Pietrzik
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: genetics and clinical perspectives
Cordula Maria Wolf
Current status of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in India
Puneet Gupta, Sameer Arora, Arman Qamar, Mohit Gupta, Ashok Seth
Detection and management of arrhythmias in peripartum cardiomyopathy
Girijesh Kumar Patel, Javier Ariel Laurini, Arun Bhardwaj, Kelly Roveda, Robert Donnell
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging for structural heart disease
Yiling Situ, Samuel C. M. Birch, Camila Moreyra, Cameron J. Holloway
Infective endocarditis in South Africa
Alfonso Jan Pecoraro, Anton Frans Doubell
Pregnancy in adults with congenital heart disease
Elvin Zengin, Götz Mueller, Stefan Blankenberg, Yskert von Kodolitsch, Carsten Rickers, Christoph Sinning
Current state of the roles of alcohol septal ablation and surgical myectomy in the treatment of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
John S. Douglas Jr
Artificial intelligence in pediatric and adult congenital cardiac MRI: an unmet clinical need
Arghavan Arafati, Peng Hu, J. Paul Finn, Carsten Rickers, Andrew L. Cheng, Hamid Jafarkhani, Arash Kheradvar
An overview of heart failure in low- and middle-income countries
Valirie N. Agbor, Ntobeko A. B. Ntusi, Jean Jacques Noubiap
Current research status on the psychological situation of parents of children with congenital heart disease
Sabina Biber, Caroline Andonian, Jürgen Beckmann, Peter Ewert, Sebastian Freilinger, Nicole Nagdyman, Harald Kaemmerer, Renate Oberhoffer, Lars Pieper, Rhoia Clara Neidenbach
Challenges in addressing the knowledge gap on endomyocardial fibrosis through community-based studies
Jenisse Mbanze, Basilio Cumbane, Rolando Jive, Ana Mocumbi
Pulmonary hypertension in low- and middle-income countries with focus on sub-Saharan Africa
Anastase Dzudie, Bonaventure Suiru Dzekem, Dike B. Ojji, Andre Pascal Kengne, Ana Olga Mocumbi, Karen Sliwa, Friedrich Thienemann
Current state of transcatheter tricuspid valve repair
Dhaval Kolte, Sammy Elmariah
Multimorbidity and cardiovascular disease: a perspective on lowand middle-income countries
Friedrich Thienemann, Ntobeko A. B. Ntusi, Edouard Battegay, Beatrice U. Mueller, Marcus Cheetham
Balloon angioplasty or stent implantation for pulmonary vein stenosis caused by fibrosing mediastinitis: a systematic review
Yichao Duan, Xing Zhou, Hongling Su, Kaiyu Jiang, Wenyu Wu, Xin Pan, Guanming Qi, Yan Zhang, Yunshan Cao
Tuberculous pericardial disease: a focused update on diagnosis, therapy and prevention of complications
Kishendree Naicker, Mpiko Ntsekhe

Art and Medicine

Installations, video works, paintings
Mark Maxwell

Editorial Commentary

Shaping the future of renal denervation-the relevance of sham-controlled randomized trials and recent meta-analyses
Márcio G. Kiuchi, Jan K. Ho, Leslie Marisol Lugo Gavidia, Markus P. Schlaich
Iliofemoral lysis for DVT remains ATTRACTive
Catherine Go, Efthymios D. Avgerinos