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Case Report

Moyamoya disease associated with pediatric pulmonary hypertension—a case report
Johannes Krämer, Meinrad Beer, Michael Kaestner, Peter Bride, Benedikt Winter, Christian Apitz
Successful percutaneous treatment with the Konar MFTM-VSD Occluder in an infant with Abernethy syndrome—case report
Petra Loureiro, Stanimir Georgiev, Peter Ewert, Daniel Tanase, Andreas Eicken, Birgit Kammer, Robert Dalla-Pozza

Original Article

Heart failure in the young: Insights into myocardial recovery with ventricular assist device support
Eva Maria Javier Delmo, Mariano Francisco del Maria Javier, Dietmar Böthig, Andre Rüffer, Robert Cesnjevar, Michael Dandel, Roland Hetzer
Actionable secondary findings in arrhythmogenic right ventricle cardiomyopathy genes: impact and challenge of genetic counseling
Angela Abicht, Ulrike Schön, Andreas Laner, Elke Holinski-Feder, Isabel Diebold
MiR-155 acts as an inhibitory factor in atherosclerosis-associated arterial pathogenesis by down-regulating NoxA1 related signaling pathway in ApoE−/− mouse
Yu Tang, Haoming Song, Yuqin Shen, Yian Yao, Yunan Yu, Guolian Wei, Bangxiang Long, Wenwen Yan
Lessons from the short- and mid-term outcome of medical rehabilitation in adults with congenital heart disease
Sebastian Freilinger, Dario Andric, Caroline Andonian, Jürgen Beckmann, Christa Bongarth, Hans Peter Einwang, Peter Ewert, Michael Hofbeck, Ann-Sophie Kaemmerer, Nicole Nagdyman, Renate Oberhoffer, Yskert von Kodolitsch, Harald Kaemmerer, Rhoia Neidenbach
Tricuspid annular dimensions in patients with severe mitral regurgitation without severe tricuspid regurgitation
Sohum Kapadia, Amar Krishnaswamy, Habib Layoun, Brian P. Griffin, Per Wierup, Paul Schoenhagen, Serge C. Harb
Provision of medical health care for adults with congenital heart disease associated with aortic involvement
Ann-Sophie Kaemmerer, Sebastian Freilinger, Caroline Andonian, Peter Ewert, Kalman Havasi, Nicole Nagdyman, Lars Pieper, Kathrin Nebel, Lavinia Seidel, Rhoia Neidenbach, Attila Nemes
Left ventricular rotational abnormalities in adult patients with corrected tetralogy of Fallot following different surgical procedures (Results from the CSONGRAD Registry and MAGYAR-Path Study)
Attila Nemes, Gergely Rácz, Árpád Kormányos, Péter Domsik, Anita Kalapos, Nándor Gyenes, Nóra Ambrus, István Hartyánszky, Gábor Bogáts, Kálmán Havasi
Outcomes of contemporary imaging-guided management of sinus of Valsalva aneurysms
Bo Xu, Duygu Kocyigit, Carlos Godoy-Rivas, Jorge Betancor, L. Leonardo Rodriguez, Venu Menon, Wael Jaber, Richard Grimm, Scott D. Flamm, Paul Schoenhagen, Lars G. Svensson, Brian P. Griffin
Effects of exercise training on heart rate variability in children and adolescents with pulmonary arterial hypertension: a pilot study
Jannos Siaplaouras, Marc Frerix, Anita Apitz, David Zöller, Christian Apitz
Real-time CMR guidance for intracardiac and great vessel pressure mapping in patients with congenital heart disease using an MR conditional guidewire—results of 25 patients
Christian Meierhofer, Kristina Belker, Nerejda Shehu, Heiner Latus, Naira Mkrtchyan, Susanne Naumann, Stefan Martinoff, Heiko Stern, Andreas Eicken, Peter Ewert
Left ventricular strains correlate with aortic elastic properties in adult patients with corrected tetralogy of Fallot (Results from the CSONGRAD Registry and MAGYAR-Path Study)
Gergely Rácz, Árpád Kormányos, Péter Domsik, Anita Kalapos, Nándor Gyenes, Kálmán Havasi, Nóra Ambrus, István Hartyánszky, Gábor Bogáts, Attila Nemes
Implantable loop recorder for monitoring patients with congenital heart disease
Michael Huntgeburth, Christopher Hohmann, Peter Ewert, Sebastian Freilinger, Nicole Nagdyman, Rhoia Neidenbach, Lars Pieper, Felix Pieringer, Carsten Lennerz, Harald Kaemmerer, Christof Kolb

Review Article

Heart failure therapy based on interventricular mechanics and cardio-vascular communications
Dietmar Schranz, Hakan Akintuerk, Anoosh Esmaeili, Heiner Latus, Christian Apitz
Heart failure: role and point of view of cardiac intensivist
Maria Benedetto, Ludovica Nardozi, Georgiana Luisa Baca, Antonio Loforte, Massimo Baiocchi
Pulmonary vascular disease in Fontan circulation—is there a rationale for pulmonary vasodilator therapies?
Kolja Becker, Anselm Uebing, Jan Hinnerk Hansen
Ventricular assist devices implantation: surgical assessment and technical strategies
Antonio Loforte, Gregorio Gliozzi, Carlo Mariani, Giulio Giovanni Cavalli, So a Martin-Suarez, Davide Pacini
Role of cardiovascular magnetic resonance in pediatric pulmonary hypertension—novel concepts and imaging biomarkers
Heiner Latus, Christian Meierhofer
Prognostic biomarkers in pediatric pulmonary arterial hypertension
Mark-Jan Ploegstra, Rolf M. F. Berger
Multimodality imaging for the prevention of cardiovascular events: Coronary artery calcium and beyond
Duygu Kocyigit, Alexandra Scanameo, Bo Xu
Hybrid transcatheter left ventricular reconstruction for the treatment of ischemic cardiomyopathy
Mauro Biffi, Antonio Loforte, Gianluca Folesani, Matteo Ziacchi, Domenica Attinà, Fabio Niro, Ferdinando Pasquale, Davide Pacini
Extrinsic compression of coronary and pulmonary vasculature
Kiran Batra, Sachin S. Saboo, Asha Kandathil, Arzu Canan, Sandeep S. Hedgire, Murthy R. Chamarthy, Sanjeeva P. Kalva, Suhny Abbara
State-of-the-art narrative review: multimodality imaging in electrophysiology and cardiac device therapies
Balint Laczay, Divyang Patel, Richard Grimm, Bo Xu
Heart transplantation: the Berlin experience and perspectives
Mariano Francisco del Maria Javier, Eva Maria Javier Delmo, Roland Hetzer
Nutcracker syndrome: diagnosis and therapy
Marcin K. Kolber, Zhonghao Cui, Christine K. Chen, Peiman Habibollahi, Sanjeeva P. Kalva
Heart failure in adults with congenital heart disease: a narrative review
Elvin Zengin, Christoph Sinning, Christopher Blaum, Stefan Blankenberg, Carsten Rickers, Yskert von Kodolitsch, Paulus Kirchhof, Nigel E. Drury, Victoria M. Stoll
Review: application of current imaging modalities in the management of left-sided valvular heart disease
Robert Zheng, Kenya Kusunose
Evolution of heart transplantation since Barnard’s first
Mariano F. D. M. Javier, Eva Maria Javier Delmo, Roland Hetzer
Venous thoracic outlet syndrome
Peiman Habibollahi, Dianbo Zhang, Marcin K. Kolber, Anil K. Pillai
Overview of the socio-economic consequences of heart failure
Franz P. Hessel
Metabolic syndrome and coronary artery disease in adults with congenital heart disease
Koichiro Niwa
Contemporary review in the multi-modality imaging evaluation and management of tricuspid regurgitation
Tom Kai Ming Wang, Shinya Unai, Bo Xu
Mechanical circulatory support systems: evolution, the systems and outlook
Roland Hetzer, Mariano Francisco del Maria Javier, Michael Dandel, Matthias Loebe, Eva Maria Javier Delmo
Pulmonary veno-occlusive disease in childhood—a rare disease not to be missed
Marc Pfluger, Tilman Humpl
Pathophysiology of heart failure
Robert H. G. Schwinger
Narrative review on Morbus Fabry: diagnosis and management of cardiac manifestations
Aleš Linhart, Tomáš Paleček
May-Thurner syndrome
Santhosh Poyyamoli, Pankaj Mehta, Mathew Cherian, Rinoy R. Anand, Santosh B. Patil, Sanjeeva Kalva, Gloria Salazar
Conventional cardiac surgery in patients with end-stage coronary artery disease: yesterday and today
Michal Szlapka, Roland Hetzer, Jürgen Ennker, Harald Hausmann
Popliteal artery entrapment syndrome
Stanley Bradshaw, Peiman Habibollahi, Jayesh Soni, Marcin Kolber, Anil K. Pillai
Organ-saving surgical alternatives to treatment of heart failure
Roland Hetzer, Mariano Francisco del Maria Javier, Frank Wagner, Matthias Loebe, Eva Maria Javier Delmo
Contemporary narrative review on left atrial strain mechanics in echocardiography: cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease and beyond
Vardhmaan Jain, Raktim Ghosh, Manasvi Gupta, Yoshihito Saijo, Agam Bansal, Medhat Farwati, Rachel Marcus, Allan Klein, Bo Xu
Weaning from ventricular assist device support after recovery from left ventricular failure with or without secondary right ventricular failure
Michael Dandel, Francisco del Maria Javier, Eva Maria Javier Delmo, Matthias Loebe, Roland Hetzer
Narrative view of the role of health promotion and salutogenesis in the treatment of chronic disease: viability and value for the care of cardiovascular conditions
Christina Röhrich, James Giordano, Nikola Boris Kohls
The role of ventricular assist device in children
Eva Maria Javier Delmo, Mariano Francisco del Maria Javier, Roland Hetzer
Venous popliteal entrapment syndrome
Christine K. Chen, Marcin Kolber
Cardiac catheterization in pediatric pulmonary hypertension: a systematic and practical approach
Michael Kaestner, Christian Apitz, Astrid Elisabeth Lammers
The role of imaging in pulmonary hypertension
Meenal Sharma, Andrew T. Burns, Kelvin Yap, David L. Prior
Anticoagulation management in adult patients with congenital heart disease: a narrative review
Christoph Sinning, Elvin Zengin, Stefan Blankenberg, Carsten Rickers, Yskert von Kodolitsch, Gerhard Diller, Paulus Kirchhof
Guide to functional mitral regurgitation: a contemporary review
Ramya Vajapey, Deborah Kwon
Artificial intelligence in personalized cardiovascular medicine and cardiovascular imaging
Ikram-Ul Haq, Iqraa Haq, Bo Xu
Innovative transcatheter procedures for the treatment of heart failure
Francesco Saia, Antonino Loforte, Davide Pacini
Quadrilateral space syndrome
Omar Zurkiya
Medical management of pediatric heart failure
Humera Ahmed, Christina VanderPluym
Arterial thoracic outlet syndrome
Junjian Huang, Jason Lauer, Omar Zurkiya
Altitude exposure in pediatric pulmonary hypertension—are we ready for (flight) recommendations?
Ulrike Herberg, Ralf Knies, Nicole Müller, Johannes Breuer
Congenital heart disease-associated liver disease: a narrative review
Florian P. Reiter, Nino J. Hadjamu, Nicole Nagdyman, Reinhart Zachoval, Julia Mayerle, Enrico N. De Toni, Harald Kaemmerer, Gerald Denk