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Randomized open multicenter study comparing cardiac surgery with MAZE versus cardiac surgery without MAZE in patients with coronary and/or valvular heart disease and with atrial fibrillation
Petr Widimsky, Prague, Czech Republic
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 29, 2012 7:42 AM CDT
esc12_prospective-study_pslides-photoProspective Study on Circulating MicroRNAs and Risk of Myocardial Infarction
Manuel Mayr, London, Great Britian
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 28, 2012 9:33 AM CDT
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Reduction in hospitalization for worsening of heart failure with ivabradine in patients with chronic systolic heart failure in the SHIFT trial
Jeffrey Stephen Borer, New York, N.Y., U.S.
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 28, 2012 9:28 AM CDT
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Randomized comparison of intraaortic balloon counterpulsation versus optimal medical therapy in addition to early revascularization in acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock
Holger Thiele, Leipzig, Germany
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 28, 2012 9:16 AM CDT
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Women and men with stable coronary artery disease have similar cardiovascular outcomes: observations from an international prospective cohort of 30 977 patients from 45 countries
Philippe Gabriel Steg, Paris, France
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 27, 2012 8:33 AM CDT
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Patterns of risk factor prevalence for CVD globally by urbanization, gender, and economic status of countries and individuals: The Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiologic (PURE) Study of 153,996 people from 628 communities in 17 countries  
Salim Yusuf, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 27, 2012 8:23 AM CDT
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Women and men with stable coronary artery disease have similar cardiovascular outcomes: observations from an international prospective cohort of 30 977 patients from 45 countries
Philippe Gabriel Steg, Paris, France
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 26, 2012 12:44 PM CDT
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Determination of Fractional Flow Reserve by Anatomic Computed Tomographic Angiography  
James Min, Los Angeles, Calif., U.S.
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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Aug 26, 2012 12:42 PM CDT
Third Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction

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  • Update to the 2007 consensus document
  • Global approach to diagnosis
  • Central role of cardiac troponin biomarkers


    Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2012: published online before print Aug. 25, 2012, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31826e1058.


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Posted by Stacy AHA Science on Aug 25, 2012 2:19 AM CDT
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Population Approaches to Improve Diet, Physical Activity and Smoking Habits


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  • Systematic review addressing population-based approaches for improving diet, physical activity, and smoking.
  • Includes six broad domains for each health factor (diet, physical activity and smoking) including workplaces and schools.
  • Includes data on economic incentives for preventive behaviors, with demonstrated success 73% of the time for well-defined outcomes such as health screenings.


    Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2012: published online before print August 20, 2012, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e318260a20b.


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Posted by Stacy AHA Science on Aug 21, 2012 9:00 AM CDT
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