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Volume 12,Issue 1,2015 Table of Contents

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Research Article

Inflammation and oxidative stress caused by nitric oxide synthase uncoupling might lead to left ventricular diastolic and systolic dysfunction in patients with hypertension
  Zsuzsanna Szelenyi,Adam Fazakas,Gabor Szenasi,Melinda Kiss,Narcis Tegze,Bertalan Csaba Fekete,Eszter Nagy,Imre Bodo,Balint Nagy,Attila Molvarec,Attila Patocs,Lilla Pepo,Zoltan Prohaszka and Andras Vereckei
  2015,12(1):1-10 [Abstract]  [View PDF(344.69 K)]
Patients ≥ 75 years with acute coronary syndrome but without critical epicardial coronary disease: prevalence, characteristics, and outcome
  Vincent Wong,Ahmed Farah,Hubertus von Korn,Nedim Memisevic,Stefan Richter,Ketevan Tukhiashvili,Bernward Lauer and Marc-Alexander Ohlow
  2015,12(1):11-16 [Abstract]  [View PDF(283.44 K)]
Relationship between red blood cell distribution width and intermediate-term mortality in elderly patients after percutaneous coronary intervention
  Xin-Min LIU,Chang-Sheng MA,Xiao-Hui LIU,Xin DU,Jun-Ping KANG,Yin ZHANG and Jia-Hui WU
  2015,12(1):17-22 [Abstract]  [View PDF(300.31 K)]
Efficacy and safety of individually tailored antiplatelet therapy in patients with acute coronary syndrome after coronary stenting: a single center, randomized, feasibility study
  Hong-Chang ZHU,Yi LI,Shao-Yi GUAN,Jing LI,Xiao-Zeng WANG,Quan-Min JING,Zu-Lu WANG and Ya-Ling HAN
  2015,12(1):23-29 [Abstract]  [View PDF(657.91 K)]
Change in quality of life after transcatheter aortic valve implantation and aortic valve replacement surgery in Australian patients aged ≥ 75 years: the effects of EuroSCORE and patient operability
  Phillip J Tully,Prakash Roshan,Greg D Rice,Ajay Sinhal,Jayme S Bennetts and Robert A Baker
  2015,12(1):30-36 [Abstract]  [View PDF(319.84 K)]
Characterization of lipid parameters in diabetic and non-diabetic atherosclerotic patients
  Fatima Ali,Hassan Jamil,Sanam Saiqa Anwar and Nadia Wajid
  2015,12(1):37-43 [Abstract]  [View PDF(3.27 M)]


Frailty and cardiovascular disease: potential role of gait speed in surgical risk stratification in older adults
  Michael A. Chen
  2015,12(1):44-56 [Abstract]  [View PDF(642.76 K)]
Dilemmas in end-stage heart failure
  Carol Chen-Scarabelli,Louis Saravolatz,Benjamin Hirsh,Pratik Agrawal and Tiziano M. Scarabelli
  2015,12(1):57-65 [Abstract]  [View PDF(377.69 K)]
Congenital coronary artery anomalies silent until geriatric age: non-invasive assessment, angiography tips, and treatment
  Gianluca Rigatelli,Fabio Dell Avvocata,Nguyen Van Tan,Rames Daggubati and Aravinda Nanijundappa
  2015,12(1):66-75 [Abstract]  [View PDF(6.80 M)]
The role of extracellular matrix in age-related conduction disorders: a forgotten player?
  Cristiano Spadaccio,Alberto Rainer,Pamela Mozetic,Marcella Trombetta,Robert A Dion,Raffaele Barbato,Francesco Nappi and Massimo Chello
  2015,12(1):76-82 [Abstract]  [View PDF(257.20 K)]

Letter to the Editor

Common causes of geriatric medical emergencies in China
  Hong-Wei Liu,Li-Na Han,Yue-Xiang Zhao and Wei Zhang
  2015,12(1):91-92 [Abstract]  [View PDF(189.62 K)]

Case Report

Traumatic fatal cerebral hemorrhage in an old patient with a history of multiple sclerosis under dabigatran: a case report and review of the literature
  Claudia Stollberger,Andreas Ulram,Adam Bastovansky and Josef Finsterer
  2015,12(1):83-87 [Abstract]  [View PDF(673.87 K)]
Calcific aorta and coronary artery: two cases of calcific ascending aorta and descending aorta
  A Mohammed Idhrees,Bineesh K Radhakrishnan,Vargheese T Panicker,Vivek Pillai and Jayakumar Karunakaran
  2015,12(1):88-90 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.91 M)]