Todd Anderson

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Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary flow velocity reserve does not correlate with TIMI frame count in patients undergoing non-emergency percutaneous coronary intervention
    Sanjay K Chugh
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:778-82. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of iron status on vascular health
    Leanne M Yunker
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Vasc Med 11:85-91. 2006
  3. pmc Comparison of brachial and carotid artery ultrasound for assessing extent of subclinical atherosclerosis in HIV: a prospective cohort study
    Adefowope Odueyungbo
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    AIDS Res Ther 6:11. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of folinic acid on forearm blood flow in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Todd J Anderson
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Lubin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:1927-33. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of chelation therapy on endothelial function in patients with coronary artery disease: PATCH substudy
    Todd J Anderson
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary and Calgary Health Region, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 2T9, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:420-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The fate of endothelial function testing: rationale and design of the Firefighters And Their Endothelium (FATE) study
    Todd J Anderson
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 19:61-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide, atherosclerosis and the clinical relevance of endothelial dysfunction
    Todd J Anderson
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Heart Fail Rev 8:71-86. 2003
  8. doi request reprint The effect of large unilamellar vesicles on vascular function in patients with coronary atherosclerosis
    Todd Anderson
    Department of Cardiac Sciences and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Atherosclerosis 200:424-31. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Relation of Basal coronary nitric oxide activity to the burden of atherosclerosis
    Todd J Anderson
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 95:1170-4. 2005
  10. pmc Effects of the nitric oxide synthase inhibitor L-NMMA on cerebrovascular and cardiovascular responses to hypoxia and hypercapnia in humans
    Kojiro Ide
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    J Physiol 584:321-32. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary flow velocity reserve does not correlate with TIMI frame count in patients undergoing non-emergency percutaneous coronary intervention
    Sanjay K Chugh
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:778-82. 2004
    ..The purpose of this research was to compare the Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) frame count (CTFC) with coronary flow velocity reserve (CFVR) in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of iron status on vascular health
    Leanne M Yunker
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Vasc Med 11:85-91. 2006
    ..The present study does not support the hypothesis that mild to moderately increased iron stores are associated with enhanced atherosclerosis risk...
  3. pmc Comparison of brachial and carotid artery ultrasound for assessing extent of subclinical atherosclerosis in HIV: a prospective cohort study
    Adefowope Odueyungbo
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    AIDS Res Ther 6:11. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: IMT correlates better than FMD with established cardiovascular risk factors in this cohort of HIV patients. Standardization of protocols for FMD and IMT will facilitate the comparison of results across studies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of folinic acid on forearm blood flow in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Todd J Anderson
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Lubin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:1927-33. 2006
    ..While folates can improve endothelial function, their role in ESRD has not been fully studied. The objective was to determine the acute and 12 week-effect of folinic acid on endothelium-dependent vasodilation in subjects with ESRD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of chelation therapy on endothelial function in patients with coronary artery disease: PATCH substudy
    Todd J Anderson
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary and Calgary Health Region, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 2T9, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:420-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of chelation therapy with ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid (EDTA) on endothelium-dependent vasomotor responses in patients with documented coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint The fate of endothelial function testing: rationale and design of the Firefighters And Their Endothelium (FATE) study
    Todd J Anderson
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 19:61-6. 2003
    ..Quantitative B-mode ultrasound will be employed to assess endothelial function and subclinical atherosclerosis. This research is designed to redefine the approach to the primary prevention of atherosclerosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide, atherosclerosis and the clinical relevance of endothelial dysfunction
    Todd J Anderson
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Heart Fail Rev 8:71-86. 2003
    ..The review will focus on the role of nitric oxide in atherosclerosis and the clinical relevance of these findings...
  8. doi request reprint The effect of large unilamellar vesicles on vascular function in patients with coronary atherosclerosis
    Todd Anderson
    Department of Cardiac Sciences and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Atherosclerosis 200:424-31. 2008
    ..Unique methods of removing cholesterol from the vessel wall are being developed. The effect of LUVs on endothelial function has not been evaluated in humans...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relation of Basal coronary nitric oxide activity to the burden of atherosclerosis
    Todd J Anderson
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 95:1170-4. 2005
    ..This is in contradistinction to the impairment of stimulated NO activity in the coronary circulation that characterizes atherosclerosis...
  10. pmc Effects of the nitric oxide synthase inhibitor L-NMMA on cerebrovascular and cardiovascular responses to hypoxia and hypercapnia in humans
    Kojiro Ide
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    J Physiol 584:321-32. 2007
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  11. doi request reprint Effect of cervical spine manipulation on a pre-existing vascular lesion within the canine vertebral artery
    Shari Wynd
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:304-9. 2008
    ..To investigate the relation between these events, we utilized an animal model to determine if vertebral arteries with a suspected susceptibility factor (wall lesion) could be injured further by cSMT...
  12. ncbi request reprint Abciximab attenuates coronary microvascular endothelial dysfunction after coronary stenting
    Eve D Aymong
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Circulation 105:2981-5. 2002
    ..The present study was designed to assess endothelium-dependent vasomotion after coronary stenting and to determine if abciximab alters this response...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of percutaneous coronary intervention of nonacute total coronary artery occlusions on QT dispersion
    David M Goodhart
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary Health Region, Alberta, Canada
    Am Heart J 151:529.e1-529.e6. 2006
    ..We sought to assess the effect of percutaneous revascularization (PCI) of TCO on QTd and the relationship between QTd and long-term vessel patency...
  14. ncbi request reprint Interaction of 5-methyltetrahydrofolate and tetrahydrobiopterin on endothelial function
    Mathew Eric Hyndman
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4N1
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 282:H2167-72. 2002
    ..superoxide) production and improve endothelial function. 5-Methyltetrahydrofolate may represent an important strategy for intervention aimed at improving tetrahydrobiopterin bioavailability...
  15. ncbi request reprint Rationale and design of the Glitazones and the Endothelium (GATE) study: evaluation of rosiglitazone on endothelial function in patients with diabetes
    Jaroslav Hubacek
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1449-53. 2004
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  16. doi request reprint Comparison of new measures of vascular function to flow mediated dilatation as a measure of cardiovascular risk factors
    Andrew C Philpott
    Libin Cardiovascular Institute, Department of Cardiac Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 103:1610-5. 2009
    ..This may reflect greater sensitivity of these measures to detect early abnormalities associated with risk factors in a relatively young and healthy population...
  17. pmc Chronic oral supplementation with sepiapterin prevents endothelial dysfunction and oxidative stress in small mesenteric arteries from diabetic (db/db) mice
    Malarvannan Pannirselvam
    Smooth Muscle Research Group, The University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Br J Pharmacol 140:701-6. 2003
    ..Furthermore, these results suggest that decreased biosynthesis of BH4 may not be the basis for endothelial dysfunction in SMA from db/db mice...
  18. ncbi request reprint Automated assessment of blood pressure using BpTRU compared with assessments by a trained technician and a clinic nurse
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 10:257-62. 2005
    ..To determine the accuracy and reproducibility of a new automated blood pressure manometer (BpTRU) relative to auscultatory blood pressure assessed by a research nurse and to that assessed by a clinic nurse...
  19. ncbi request reprint Relationship between carotid artery intima-media thickness and brachial artery flow-mediated dilation in middle-aged healthy men
    Raymond T Yan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 2X2, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1980-6. 2005
    ..We aimed to determine the relationship between carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) and brachial artery flow-mediated dilation (FMD) in healthy middle-age men...
  20. ncbi request reprint Differential sensitivities of cerebral and brachial blood flow to hypercapnia in humans
    Jimmy S Vantanajal
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1 Canada
    J Appl Physiol 102:87-93. 2007
    ..2 +/- 1%/Torr; P < 0.05). Our findings confirm that Vp has a greater sensitivity than BBF in response to hypercapnia and show an adaptive response of BBF that is not evident in Vp...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of tetrahydrobiopterin on coronary vascular reactivity in atherosclerotic human coronary arteries
    Matthew I Worthley
    Department of Cardiac Sciences and Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary AB, Canada
    Cardiovasc Res 76:539-46. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the effects of intracoronary BH4 in human coronary arteries with non-critical coronary artery disease or following percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fundamentals of endothelial function for the clinical cardiologist
    Subodh Verma
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Toronto, University of Calgary, Canada
    Circulation 105:546-9. 2002
  23. pmc Catalase has negligible inhibitory effects on endothelium-dependent relaxations in mouse isolated aorta and small mesenteric artery
    Anthie Ellis
    Smooth Muscle Research Group, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4N1
    Br J Pharmacol 140:1193-200. 2003
    ..6. Although the data from this study show that H2O2 dilates vessels, they do not support the notion that H2O2 mediates endothelium-dependent relaxations to ACh in either aorta or SMA from mice...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implication of hyperglycemia in myocardial infarction and primary angioplasty
    Matthew I Worthley
    Foothills Interventional Cardiology Service, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute, Calgary, Alberta
    Am J Med 120:643.e1-7. 2007
    ..The study assessed the relationship of admission blood glucose level to in-hospital mortality in patients presenting with an ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and treated with primary angioplasty...
  25. ncbi request reprint Defining the effect of cervical manipulation on vertebral artery integrity: establishment of an animal model
    Gregory N Kawchuk
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:539-46. 2004
    ..To explore this relation, an experimental platform is needed that is accessible and biologically responsive...
  26. pmc Risk prediction in cardiovascular disease: the prognostic significance of endothelial dysfunction
    Billie Jean Martin
    Department of Cardiac Sciences and Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 25:15A-20A. 2009
    ..However, while it has demonstrated some utility in risk prediction, its use in daily clinical practice is yet to be clearly defined. The present review assesses the prognostic significance of measures of endothelial function...
  27. ncbi request reprint A nonthiazolidinedione peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonist reverses endothelial dysfunction in diabetic (db/db-/-) mice
    Andrew G Howarth
    Smooth Muscle Research Group, Rm 82A, HMRB, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, CanadaT2N 4N1
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 316:364-70. 2006
    ..In contrast, nonhyperglycemic ob/ob mice exhibited normal vasodilatory responses to acetylcholine and, consequently, COOH treatment had no effect on endothelial function...
  28. doi request reprint Evidence of endothelial dysfunction in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Idan Roifman
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:175-82. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to assess endothelial function in patients with IBD...
  29. pmc Contrast echocardiography accurately predicts myocardial perfusion before angiography during acute myocardial infarction
    Gregory B Schnell
    Department of Cardiac Sciences and Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 23:1043-8. 2007
    ..To determine whether myocardial contrast echocardiography (MCE) can quickly and accurately assess myocardial perfusion and infarct-related artery (IRA) patency before emergency angiography during acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  30. pmc Prognostic implications of C-reactive protein and troponin following percutaneous coronary intervention
    Jaroslav Hubacek
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 25:e42-7. 2009
    ..In addition, the long-term significance of TnT rise following PCI is not clear...
  31. ncbi request reprint Modulation of arterial reactivity using amlodipine and atorvastatin measured by ultrasound examination (MARGAUX)
    Francois Charbonneau
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Atherosclerosis 197:420-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of the calcium channel blocker amlodipine on endothelial function in normotensive patients with coronary disease taking concomitant atorvastatin therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint The endothelium in health and disease: a discussion of the contribution of non-nitric oxide endothelium-derived vasoactive mediators to vascular homeostasis in normal vessels and in type II diabetes
    Chris R Triggle
    Smooth Muscle Research Group, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Mol Cell Biochem 263:21-7. 2004
    ..Here we briefly review the current status of EDHF and the link between EDHF and endothelial dysfunction associated with diabetes...
  33. ncbi request reprint Registry data evaluating the effectiveness of drug-eluting stents for the treatment of symptomatic in-stent restenosis
    Matthew I Worthley
    Foothills Interventional Cardiology Service, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Heart Lung Circ 15:300-5. 2006
    ..The objective of this registry database was to evaluate the 'real-world' effectiveness of DES for the treatment of symptomatic bare-metal stent ISR...
  34. pmc Cellular basis of endothelial dysfunction in small mesenteric arteries from spontaneously diabetic (db/db -/-) mice: role of decreased tetrahydrobiopterin bioavailability
    Malarvannan Pannirselvam
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics and Smooth Muscle Research Group, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    Br J Pharmacol 136:255-63. 2002
    ..8. These data suggest that increased production of superoxide anions and decreased availability of BH(4) result in an 'uncoupling' of nitric oxide synthase and endothelial dysfunction in SMA from db/db -/- mice...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sedentary lifestyle and antecedents of cardiovascular disease in young adults
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Division of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 19:701-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether sedentary young individuals are characterized by reductions in determinants of vascular health and insulin sensitivity relative to their physically active, age-matched peers...
  36. ncbi request reprint New markers of inflammation and endothelial cell activation: Part I
    Paul E Szmitko
    Division of Cardiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Circulation 108:1917-23. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Effects of left ventricular contractility and coronary vascular resistance on coronary dynamics
    Yi Hui Sun
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary Health Sciences Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4N1
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 286:H1590-5. 2004
    ..I(W-) was proportional to the CSFI. We conclude that contractility and coronary resistance change CSFI by modulating the backward-going compression wave...
  38. ncbi request reprint The endothelium in health and disease--a target for therapeutic intervention
    Chris R Triggle
    Smooth Muscle Research Group, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4N1
    J Smooth Muscle Res 39:249-67. 2003
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  39. ncbi request reprint The T-786-->C mutation in endothelial nitric oxide synthase is associated with hypertension
    Matthew E Hyndman
    University of Calgary Department of Medicine, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Hypertension 39:919-22. 2002
    ..16(95% confidence interval, 1.3 to 3.7) more likely to be hypertensive. Therefore, the -786 C/C genotype in NO synthase is a significant contributing factor for increasing the risk of essential hypertension...
  40. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the ultrasound assessment of endothelial-dependent flow-mediated vasodilation of the brachial artery: a report of the International Brachial Artery Reactivity Task Force
    Mary C Corretti
    Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 1595, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:257-65. 2002
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Reactive hyperemia and cardiovascular risk
    Andrew Philpott
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 27:2065-7. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint Endothelin blockade potentiates endothelial protective effects of ACE inhibitors in saphenous veins
    Lawrence Ko
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The University of Toronto, Toronto General Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:1185-8. 2002
    ..The effects of acute endothelin antagonism on endothelial function in saphenous vein from patients treated with and without angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors were compared...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of brachial flow-mediated vasodilation
    Todd J Anderson
    Circulation 115:2373-5. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional evaluation of brachial artery flow-mediated vasodilation and C-reactive protein in healthy individuals
    Subodh Verma
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Eur Heart J 25:1754-60. 2004
    ..The present study was designed to (a) examine the interrelationship between endothelial function and CRP in healthy individuals and (b) evaluate the relationship of each biomarker towards global Framingham risk scores...
  45. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological characteristics of endothelium-derived hyperpolarizing factor-mediated relaxation of small mesenteric arteries from db/db mice
    Malarvannan Pannirselvam
    The Heart and Stroke Richard Lewar Center of Excellence in Cardiovascular Research, University of Toronto, Canada
    Eur J Pharmacol 551:98-107. 2006
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  46. ncbi request reprint Effects of the acyl coenzyme A:cholesterol acyltransferase inhibitor avasimibe on human atherosclerotic lesions
    Jean Claude Tardif
    Montreal Heart Institute, 5000 Belanger St, Montreal, H1T 1C8, Canada
    Circulation 110:3372-7. 2004
    ..The ACAT inhibitor avasimibe was shown to reduce experimental atherosclerosis. This study was designed to investigate the effects of avasimibe on human coronary atherosclerosis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function: ready for prime time?
    Subodh Verma
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1335-9. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function testing as a biomarker of vascular disease
    Subodh Verma
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 108:2054-9. 2003
  49. ncbi request reprint The vascular endothelium in diabetes: a practical target for drug treatment?
    Karen L Andrews
    RMIT University, Microvascular Biology Group, School of Medical Sciences, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia
    Expert Opin Ther Targets 9:101-17. 2005
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  50. ncbi request reprint Endothelial dysfunction in Type 2 diabetes correlates with deregulated expression of the tail-anchored membrane protein SLMAP
    Hong Ding
    School of Medical Sciences, RMIT Univ, Bundoora West Campus, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 289:H206-11. 2005
    ..Thus changes in SLMAP expression may be an important indicator for microvascular disease associated with Type 2 diabetes...
  51. ncbi request reprint The relationship between soluble CD40 ligand levels and Framingham coronary heart disease risk score in healthy volunteers
    Subodh Verma
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, 14 EN 215, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 2C4
    Atherosclerosis 182:361-5. 2005
    ..Long-term follow-up of the FATE study will shed light on whether the predictive value of sCD40L is independent of Framingham based global risk assessment...
  52. pmc Arterial stiffness or endothelial dysfunction as a surrogate marker of vascular risk
    Todd J Anderson
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Alberta, Calgary region ca
    Can J Cardiol 22:72B-80B. 2006
    ..While not yet routinely used for clinical care, these measurements provide important insights into the pathophysiology and treatment of atherosclerosis...
  53. ncbi request reprint Transient left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome following a hyponatraemic seizure
    Matthew I Worthley
    Int J Cardiol 115:e102-4. 2007
  54. pmc The Canadian Association of Interventional Cardiology and the Canadian Cardiovascular Society joint statement on drug-eluting stents
    Machael P Love
    Division of Cardiology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Can J Cardiol 23:121-3. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present statement is to summarize the available evidence relating to DES thrombosis and to provide practical recommendations regarding DES use and antiplatelet therapy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Biomarkers of vascular disease linking inflammation to endothelial activation: Part II
    Paul E Szmitko
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C4
    Circulation 108:2041-8. 2003