Warren J Cantor

Summary

Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Achieving optimal results with standard balloon angioplasty: can baseline and angiographic variables predict stent-like outcomes?
    W J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:1883-90. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Bailout use of platelet glycoprotein IIb-IIIa inhibition during coronary stent implantation: observations from the ESPRIT trial
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5B 1W8
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:360-4. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Radial versus femoral access for emergent percutaneous coronary intervention with adjunct glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition in acute myocardial infarction--the RADIAL-AMI pilot randomized trial
    Warren J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 150:543-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Temporal spectrum of ischemic complications with percutaneous coronary intervention: the ESPRIT experience
    Warren J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, Division of Cardiology, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M44 1W8
    J Invasive Cardiol 16:475-81. 2004
  5. pmc Immediate angioplasty after thrombolysis: a systematic review
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, and the Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CMAJ 173:1473-81. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Do glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors interact with assays for myocardial necrosis?
    Warren J Cantor
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Biochem 36:663-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Do operator volumes relate to clinical outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention in the Canadian health care system?
    Warren J Cantor
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 151:902-8. 2006
  8. pmc Transfer for urgent percutaneous coronary intervention early after thrombolysis for ST-elevation myocardial infarction: the TRANSFER-AMI pilot feasibility study
    Warren J Cantor
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 22:1121-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of target vessel size and body surface area on outcomes after percutaneous coronary interventions in women
    Warren J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 144:297-302. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of elevated troponin I after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1738-44. 2002

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Achieving optimal results with standard balloon angioplasty: can baseline and angiographic variables predict stent-like outcomes?
    W J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:1883-90. 2001
    ..To predict which patients might not require stent implantation, we identified clinical and angiographic characteristics associated with repeat revascularization after standard balloon angioplasty...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bailout use of platelet glycoprotein IIb-IIIa inhibition during coronary stent implantation: observations from the ESPRIT trial
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5B 1W8
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:360-4. 2005
    ..64). The need for bailout cannot be reliably predicted using baseline characteristics. Patients experiencing complications have poor clinical outcomes despite bailout use of GP IIb/IIIa inhibitors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Radial versus femoral access for emergent percutaneous coronary intervention with adjunct glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition in acute myocardial infarction--the RADIAL-AMI pilot randomized trial
    Warren J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 150:543-9. 2005
    ..Limited data exist for radial access in acute myocardial infarction, where reperfusion must occur quickly...
  4. ncbi request reprint Temporal spectrum of ischemic complications with percutaneous coronary intervention: the ESPRIT experience
    Warren J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, Division of Cardiology, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M44 1W8
    J Invasive Cardiol 16:475-81. 2004
    ..Post-procedural MI is often not detected until greater than or equal to 12 hours after PCI. Treatment with a glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor is the only modifiable parameter that reduces the risk for early ischemic complications...
  5. pmc Immediate angioplasty after thrombolysis: a systematic review
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, and the Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CMAJ 173:1473-81. 2005
    ..We performed a systematic review of the related literature to determine whether thrombolysis followed by transfer for immediate or early PCI is safe, feasible and superior to conservative management...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors interact with assays for myocardial necrosis?
    Warren J Cantor
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Biochem 36:663-6. 2003
    ..To determine whether glycoprotein (GP) IIB/IIIA inhibitors interact with cardiac marker assays: total creatine kinase (CK), CK-MB, and troponin-I (TnI)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Do operator volumes relate to clinical outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention in the Canadian health care system?
    Warren J Cantor
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 151:902-8. 2006
    ..No study has assessed whether this relationship exists in Canada, where PCI is performed only at a limited number of regional centers and operator volumes are higher...
  8. pmc Transfer for urgent percutaneous coronary intervention early after thrombolysis for ST-elevation myocardial infarction: the TRANSFER-AMI pilot feasibility study
    Warren J Cantor
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 22:1121-6. 2006
    ..Urgent PCI after thrombolysis may optimize reperfusion and prevent reinfarction and recurrent ischemia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of target vessel size and body surface area on outcomes after percutaneous coronary interventions in women
    Warren J Cantor
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 144:297-302. 2002
    ..Differences in target vessel size may partially account for these differences. We set out to explore the effects of sex, body surface area (BSA), and target coronary vessel size on clinical outcomes after angioplasty...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of elevated troponin I after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1738-44. 2002
    ..We sought to assess the incidence and clinical significance of elevated cardiac troponin I (cTnI) after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early cardiac catheterization is associated with lower mortality only among high-risk patients with ST- and non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: observations from the OPUS-TIMI 16 trial
    Warren J Cantor
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 149:275-83. 2005
    ..The benefit of catheterization in both syndromes may depend on patient risk for adverse clinical outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Rationale and design of the Trial of Routine ANgioplasty and Stenting After Fibrinolysis to Enhance Reperfusion in Acute Myocardial Infarction (TRANSFER-AMI)
    Warren J Cantor
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 155:19-25. 2008
    ..The role of routine early PCI after fibrinolysis, using stents and contemporary pharmacotherapy, has not been studied in a large adequately powered randomized trial...
  13. ncbi request reprint Routine early angioplasty after fibrinolysis for acute myocardial infarction
    Warren J Cantor
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, ON, Canada
    N Engl J Med 360:2705-18. 2009
    ..The role and optimal timing of routine PCI after fibrinolysis have not been established...
  14. pmc Angiographic and clinical outcomes of drug-eluting versus bare metal stent deployment in the Occluded Artery Trial
    Vladimir Dzavik
    Division of Cardiology, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 73:771-9. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine if stenting of the target occlusion in OAT with drug-eluting stents (DES) was associated with more favorable angiographic results and clinical outcome when compared with treatment with BMS...
  15. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of a routine early invasive strategy after fibrinolysis stratified by glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor use during percutaneous coronary intervention: a pre-specified subgroup analysis of the TRANSFER-AMI randomised controlled trial
    Juan J Russo
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Centre, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Heart 100:873-80. 2014
    ..We evaluated the efficacy and safety of an early invasive strategy post-fibrinolysis in relation to glycoprotein (GP) IIb/IIIa inhibitor use...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of radial versus femoral access on radiation dose and the importance of procedural volume: a substudy of the multicenter randomized RIVAL trial
    Sanjit S Jolly
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University and Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 6:258-66. 2013
    ..The authors sought to compare the radiation dose between radial and femoral access...
  17. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of enoxaparin compared with unfractionated heparin in the pharmacoinvasive management of acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: Insights from the TRANSFER-AMI trial
    Shahar Lavi
    London Health Sciences Centre, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 163:176-81.e2. 2012
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Efficacy of early invasive management post-fibrinolysis in men versus women with ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a subgroup analysis from Trial of Routine Angioplasty and Stenting after Fibrinolysis to Enhance Reperfusion in Acute Myocardial Infarctio
    Vineet Bhan
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Centre, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 164:343-50. 2012
    ..However, it is not clear whether treatment efficacy differs between men and women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Radial versus femoral access for rescue percutaneous coronary intervention with adjuvant glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor use
    Saleem Kassam
    St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1439-42. 2004
    ..The transradial approach has not been evaluated for "rescue" percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with glycoprotein (GP) IIb/IIIa inhibitor following failed thrombolysis...
  20. ncbi request reprint A comparison of clinical outcomes between Canadian and American patients after nonurgent coronary stenting
    Mina Madan
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1343-9. 2004
    ..Few data are available comparing PCI outcomes between the two countries in the era of coronary stenting and adjunctive glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relationship between risk stratification at admission and treatment effects of early invasive management following fibrinolysis: insights from the Trial of Routine ANgioplasty and Stenting After Fibrinolysis to Enhance Reperfusion in Acute Myocardial Infa
    Andrew T Yan
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5B 1W8
    Eur Heart J 32:1994-2002. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the effectiveness of early routine percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) post-fibrinolysis for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) in relation to baseline risk status...
  22. doi request reprint Angiographic and clinical outcomes after implantation of drug eluting stents in bifurcation lesions with crush or kissing stent technique
    Asim N Cheema
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Interv Cardiol 26:145-52. 2013
    ..In this study, we report 6-9-month angiographic follow-up and long-term clinical outcomes after implantation of drug-eluting stents by crush and kissing stent technique for coronary bifurcation lesions...
  23. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes and cost implications of routine early PCI after fibrinolysis: one-year follow-up of the Trial of Routine Angioplasty and Stenting after Fibrinolysis to Enhance Reperfusion in Acute Myocardial Infarction (TRANSFER-AMI) study
    Akshay Bagai
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Centre, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 165:630-637.e2. 2013
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Elevated troponin-I after percutaneous coronary interventions: incidence and risk factors
    Amit Segev
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Room 7 049, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 5:59-63. 2004
    ..Percutaneous coronary interventions (PCIs) are often complicated by postprocedural myocardial necrosis as manifested by elevated cardiac markers...
  25. pmc Effect of operator and institutional volume on clinical outcomes after percutaneous coronary interventions performed in Canada and the United States: a brief report from the Enhanced Suppression of the Platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Receptor with Integril
    Mina Madan
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:e269-72. 2009
    ..It was previously reported that Canadian patients had reduced rates of 30-day and one-year death, myocardial infarction (MI) or target vessel revascularization (TVR) compared with patients in the United States (US)...
  26. doi request reprint Prevalence and extent of obstructive coronary artery disease among patients undergoing elective coronary catheterization in New York State and Ontario
    Dennis T Ko
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 310:163-9. 2013
    ..However, the role of patient selection in these findings and their implications for detection of obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD) are largely unknown...
  27. doi request reprint Inhibition of sPLA2 and endothelial function: a substudy of the SPIDER-PCI trial
    Shahar Lavi
    London Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:215-21. 2012
    ..We evaluated whether endothelial function is attenuated after PCI and if inhibition of secretory phospholipase A2 (sPLA2) activity augments endothelial function and coronary flow reserve (CFR) in these patients...
  28. doi request reprint Comparison of bivalirudin versus heparin on radial artery occlusion after transradial catheterization
    Sylvain Plante
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:654-8. 2010
    ..Anticoagulant therapy is required to prevent radial artery occlusion (RAO) after transradial catheterization. There is no data comparing bivalirudin to standard heparin...
  29. ncbi request reprint Assessment and Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS): A Canadian Perspective on Current Guideline-Recommended Treatment - Part 2: ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction
    David H Fitchett
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Canadian Heart Research Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:S402-12. 2011
    ..It provides an updated perspective and critical appraisal with practical application of the recommendations within the Canadian Healthcare system...
  30. doi request reprint An early invasive strategy versus ischemia-guided management after fibrinolytic therapy for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis of contemporary randomized controlled trials
    Harindra C Wijeysundera
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Center, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 156:564-572, 572.e1-2. 2008
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Prehospital diagnosis and triage of ST-elevation myocardial infarction by paramedics without advanced care training
    Warren J Cantor
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 164:201-6. 2012
    ..However, ACPs are not available in many regions. A pilot study was conducted to determine the feasibility of prehospital STEMI triage in a region with only Primary Care Paramedics...
  32. pmc Long-term outcomes after a strategy of percutaneous coronary intervention of the infarct-related artery with drug-eluting stents or bare metal stents vs medical therapy alone in the Occluded Artery Trial (OAT)
    Xavier Freixa
    Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Newmarket, Canada
    Am Heart J 163:1011-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to conduct an exploratory analysis of long-term outcomes for DES vs. BMS deployment vs. MED in the OAT...
  33. ncbi request reprint Drip-and-ship for acute ST-segment myocardial infarction: the pharmacoinvasive strategy for patients treated with fibrinolytic therapy
    Shaun G Goodman
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:726-30. 2009
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Bleeding complications in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing early invasive management can be reduced with radial access, smaller sheath sizes, and timely sheath removal
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:73-83. 2007
    ..Our objective was to analyze the impact of arterial access site, sheath size, timing of sheath removal, and use of access site closure devices on high-risk patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  35. doi request reprint Assessment and management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS): a Canadian perspective on current guideline-recommended treatment--part 1: non-ST-segment elevation ACS
    David H Fitchett
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:S387-401. 2011
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Low rates of angiographic and clinical restenosis with the new flexible MedStent for the treatment of single discrete coronary lesions
    Amit Segev
    Roy and Ann Foss Cardiovascular Research Program, Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    J Interv Cardiol 17:167-70. 2004
    ..0% (95% CI, 12.5%-27.5%). The results of the Medstent study in discrete, de novo native coronary lesions demonstrated low incidence of clinical events as well as favorable angiographic restenosis rate...
  37. doi request reprint Effects of radial versus femoral artery access in patients with acute coronary syndromes with or without ST-segment elevation
    Shamir R Mehta
    McMaster University and Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:2490-9. 2012
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Association of proton pump inhibitor use on cardiovascular outcomes with clopidogrel and ticagrelor: insights from the platelet inhibition and patient outcomes trial
    Shaun G Goodman
    MSc, Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Room 6 034, Queen, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    Circulation 125:978-86. 2012
    ..The clinical significance of the interaction between clopidogrel and proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) remains unclear...
  39. doi request reprint Temporal trends in the use of percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass surgery in New York State and Ontario
    Dennis T Ko
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 121:2635-44. 2010
    ..Although New York State (NYS) historically has had twice as many coronary revascularizations performed as Ontario, the relative evolution of coronary revascularization patterns in both jurisdictions over time is unknown...
  40. pmc Randomized trial of percutaneous coronary intervention for subacute infarct-related coronary artery occlusion to achieve long-term patency and improve ventricular function: the Total Occlusion Study of Canada (TOSCA)-2 trial
    Vladimir Dzavik
    University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 114:2449-57. 2006
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Symptoms of disturbed sleep predict major adverse cardiac events after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Nisha M Fernandes
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 30:118-24. 2014
    ..We sought to determine the association between symptoms of disturbed sleep and adverse cardiovascular events after PCI...
  42. ncbi request reprint An international survey of clinical practice during primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-elevation myocardial infarction with a focus on aspiration thrombectomy
    Juan J Russo
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    EuroIntervention 8:1143-8. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate practices during PPCI for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), including the use of aspiration thrombectomy, and to determine the feasibility of conducting a definitive aspiration thrombectomy trial...
  43. doi request reprint Time of day and outcomes of nonurgent percutaneous coronary intervention performed during working hours
    Warren J Cantor
    Division of Cardiology, Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 159:1133-8. 2010
    ..During daytime working hours, outcomes may be worse when percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is performed later in the day because of operator fatigue and differences in process of care...
  44. ncbi request reprint Outcome of percutaneous coronary intervention in HIV-infected patients
    Amit Segev
    The Roy and Ann Foss Interventional Cardiology Research Program, Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:879-81. 2006
    ..Only three patients remained symptom free. We conclude that HIV-infected patients should be considered as high risk group and treated routinely with drug-eluting stents...
  45. pmc Impact of stress testing before percutaneous coronary intervention or medical management on outcomes of patients with persistent total occlusion after myocardial infarction: analysis from the occluded artery trial
    Warren J Cantor
    Southlake Regional Health Center, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 157:666-72. 2009
    ..There was no difference in the primary end point of death, reinfarction, or congestive heart failure (CHF). We examined the prognostic impact of prerandomization stress testing...
  46. ncbi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide and serum unbound free fatty acid levels after contemporary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Warren J Cantor
    Southlake Regional Health Centre, 641 Davis Drive, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:186-8. 2008
    ..To determine the frequency and timing of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and unbound free fatty acid (FFAu) elevation after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  47. doi request reprint Effectiveness of preprocedural statin therapy on clinical outcomes for patients with stable coronary artery disease after percutaneous coronary interventions
    Dennis T Ko
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:459-66. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate the clinical effectiveness of preprocedural statin therapy in patients with stable CAD undergoing PCI...
  48. ncbi request reprint Effect of nitric oxide synthase inhibition on haemodynamics and outcome of patients with persistent cardiogenic shock complicating acute myocardial infarction: a phase II dose-ranging study
    Vladimir Dzavik
    University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, 6 246, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto M5G 2C4, Ontario, Canada
    Eur Heart J 28:1109-16. 2007
    ..We assessed preliminary efficacy and safety of four doses of l-n-monomethyl-arginine (l-NMMA), a non-selective NOS inhibitor, in patients with AMI complicated by CS despite an open infarct-related artery...
  49. doi request reprint The sPLA2 Inhibition to Decrease Enzyme Release after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (SPIDER-PCI) trial
    Vladimir Dzavik
    Interventional Cardiology Program, Division of Cardiology, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 122:2411-8. 2010
    ..The central hypothesis of this study was that treatment with varespladib, a small-molecule inhibitor of sPLA(2) would reduce postprocedural release of cardiac biomarkers after elective percutaneous coronary intervention...
  50. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cardiovascular disease in homeless adults
    Tony C Lee
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 111:2629-35. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine cardiovascular risk factors in a representative sample of homeless adults and identify opportunities for improved risk factor modification...
  51. ncbi request reprint Arterial repair after stenting and the effects of GM6001, a matrix metalloproteinase inhibitor
    Chris Li
    Roy and Ann Foss Interventional Cardiology Research Program, Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1852-8. 2002
    ..This study compared the extracellular matrix (ECM) and cellular responses after stenting to balloon angioplasty (BA) and to determine the late effects of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) inhibition on arterial repair after stenting...
  52. ncbi request reprint Reduction of myocardial ischemic injury following coronary intervention (the MC-1 to Eliminate Necrosis and Damage trial)
    David E Kandzari
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:660-4. 2003
    ..These results support the evaluation of MC-1 in pivotal trials of patients at risk for developing myocardial ischemia, infarction, or reperfusion injury...
  53. pmc Guidelines for STEMI
    Warren J Cantor
    CMAJ 172:1425; author reply 1426. 2005
  54. ncbi request reprint Long-term efficacy of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa integrin blockade with eptifibatide in coronary stent intervention
    J Conor O'Shea
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27705
    JAMA 287:618-21. 2002
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Randomized COMparison of platelet inhibition with abciximab, tiRofiban and eptifibatide during percutaneous coronary intervention in acute coronary syndromes: the COMPARE trial. Comparison Of Measurements of Platelet aggregation with Aggrastat, Reopro, an
    Wayne B Batchelor
    Tallahassee Heart and Vascular Institute, Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare, Tallahassee, Fla 32308, USA
    Circulation 106:1470-6. 2002
    ..The relative anti-aggregatory effects of currently prescribed platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonists during and after percutaneous coronary intervention for acute coronary syndromes have not been established...
  56. ncbi request reprint Impact of radial artery cannulation for coronary angiography and angioplasty on radial artery function
    Jason M Burstein
    Department of Cardiology, Rouge Valley Ajax and Pickering Hospital, Ajax, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 99:457-9. 2007
    ..Radial artery sheath insertion has important effects on radial artery function that must be considered when selecting radial conduits for coronary artery bypass grafting...