Vol 7, No 6 (December 2017): Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy

Original Article

Warfarin anticoagulation in acute type A aortic dissection survivors (WATAS)
Yskert von Kodolitsch, Oliver Wilson, Helke Schüler, Axel Larena-Avellaneda, Tilo Kölbel, Sabine Wipper, Fiona Rohlffs, Christian Behrendt, E. Sebastian Debus, Jens Brickwedel, Evaldas Girdauskas, Christian Detter, Alexander M. Bernhardt, Jürgen Berger, Stefan Blankenberg, Hermann Reichenspurner, Tamer Ghazy, Klaus Matschke, Ralf-Thorsten Hoffmann, Norbert Weiss, Adrian Mahlmann
Valve-sparing aortic root replacement—midterm outcomes and quality of life
Abdel-Kémal Bori Bata, Nicolas D’Ostrevy, Bruno Pereira, Etienne Geoffroy, Nicolas Dauphin, Vedat Eljezi, Kasra Azarnoush, Lucie Ulman, Lionel Camilleri
Prevalence and correlates of chronic kidney disease in a group of patients with hypertension in the Savanah zone of Cameroon: a cross-sectional study in Sub-Saharan Africa
Ba Hamadou, Jérôme Boombhi, Félicité Kamdem, Adeline Fitame, Sylvie Ndongo Amougou, Liliane Kuate Mfeukeu, Chris Nadège Nganou, Alain Menanga, Gloria Ashuntantang
The role of Lp-PLA2 and biochemistry parameters as potential biomarkers of coronary artery disease in Asian South-Indians: a case-control study
Sai Giridhar Sairam, Srikanth Sola, Asha Barooah, Sai Kiran Javvaji, Jiten Jaipuria, Vijayalakshmi Venkateshan, Janardhana Chelli, Carani Balaraman Sanjeevi
Clinical outcomes of PCSK9Is: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
Rugheed Ghadban, Tariq Enezate, Jad Omran, Rajaa Almourani, Atul Singla, Sudarshan Balla
Echocardiographic and electrocardiographic abnormalities in adults living with human immunodeficiency virus: a crosssectional study in the Yaoundé Central Hospital, Cameroon
Ba Hamadou, Marie Ntep Ngweth, Miriam Megueo Fotso, Liliane Mfeukeu-Kuate, Ahmadou M. Jingi, Jean Jacques Noubiap, Chris Nadege Nganou, Jerome Boombhi, Sylvie Ndongo Amougou, Alain Menanga, Samuel Kingue

Review Article

Echocardiographic evaluation and guidance for MitraClip procedure
William E. Katz, Anson J. Conrad Smith, Frederick W. Crock, João L. Cavalcante

Brief Report

The EUROASPIRE surveys: lessons learned in cardiovascular disease prevention
Kornelia Kotseva, on behalf of the EUROASPIRE Investigator