A Cribier

Summary

Affiliation: Rouen University Hospital
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Catheter-assisted implantation of aortic valves in degenerative aortic stenosis]
    Alain Cribier
    Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1 rue de Germont, 76038 Rouen
    Bull Acad Natl Med 196:659-61. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Development of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI): a 20-year odyssey
    Alain Cribier
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Universite de Rouen, Rouen, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 105:146-52. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transcatheter implantation of an aortic valve prosthesis for calcific aortic stenosis: first human case description
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    Circulation 106:3006-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Early experience with percutaneous transcatheter implantation of heart valve prosthesis for the treatment of end-stage inoperable patients with calcific aortic stenosis
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:698-703. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of calcific aortic stenosis with the percutaneous heart valve: mid-term follow-up from the initial feasibility studies: the French experience
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, Rouen, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1214-23. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [Percutaneous artificial heart valves: from animal experimentation to the first human implantation in a case of calcified aortic stenosis]
    A Cribier
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76 000 Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:645-52. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Technique of transcatheter aortic valve implantation with the Edwards-Sapien heart valve using the transfemoral approach
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University, Hospital Charles, Nicolle and INSERM 144, Rouen, France
    Herz 34:347-56. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous mechanical mitral commissurotomy with a newly designed metallic valvulotome: immediate results of the initial experience in 153 patients
    A Cribier
    Charles Nicolle Hospital, Department of Cardiology, University of Rouen, France
    Circulation 99:793-9. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint [First human transcatheter implantation of an aortic valve prosthesis in a case of severe calcific aortic stenosis]
    A Cribier
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76000, Rouen, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 52:173-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Mechanical circulatory assistance in myocardial infarction with refractory cardiogenic shock: clinical experience in 10 patients at a teaching hospital in Rouen
    D Brunet
    Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 101:30-4. 2008

Detail Information

Publications81

  1. ncbi request reprint [Catheter-assisted implantation of aortic valves in degenerative aortic stenosis]
    Alain Cribier
    Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1 rue de Germont, 76038 Rouen
    Bull Acad Natl Med 196:659-61. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Development of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI): a 20-year odyssey
    Alain Cribier
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Universite de Rouen, Rouen, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 105:146-52. 2012
    ..An extension of indications to lower-risk patients might be expected in the coming years but should be cautiously investigated. Ten years after the first-in-man case, TAVI is here to stay and the future is promising...
  3. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transcatheter implantation of an aortic valve prosthesis for calcific aortic stenosis: first human case description
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    Circulation 106:3006-8. 2002
    ..Valve replacement had been declined for this patient, and balloon valvuloplasty had been performed with nonsustained results...
  4. ncbi request reprint Early experience with percutaneous transcatheter implantation of heart valve prosthesis for the treatment of end-stage inoperable patients with calcific aortic stenosis
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:698-703. 2004
    ..This study was done to assess the results of percutaneous heart valve (PHV) implantation in non-surgical patients with end-stage calcific aortic stenosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of calcific aortic stenosis with the percutaneous heart valve: mid-term follow-up from the initial feasibility studies: the French experience
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, Rouen, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1214-23. 2006
    ..The aim of this work was to study the feasibility, safety, efficacy, and durability of percutaneous heart valve (PHV) implantation in the aortic position...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Percutaneous artificial heart valves: from animal experimentation to the first human implantation in a case of calcified aortic stenosis]
    A Cribier
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76 000 Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:645-52. 2003
    ..This technique could in future constitute an important alternative therapeutic approach for selected patients...
  7. doi request reprint Technique of transcatheter aortic valve implantation with the Edwards-Sapien heart valve using the transfemoral approach
    Alain Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University, Hospital Charles, Nicolle and INSERM 144, Rouen, France
    Herz 34:347-56. 2009
    ..At the present time, the indications should be restricted to nonoperable or surgical high-risk patients and the procedure performed by experienced and formally trained physicians working in an optimal multidisciplinary environment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous mechanical mitral commissurotomy with a newly designed metallic valvulotome: immediate results of the initial experience in 153 patients
    A Cribier
    Charles Nicolle Hospital, Department of Cardiology, University of Rouen, France
    Circulation 99:793-9. 1999
    ..To overcome this limitation, a reusable metallic valvotomy device has been developed with the goals of both improving the mitral valvotomy results and decreasing the cost of the procedure...
  9. ncbi request reprint [First human transcatheter implantation of an aortic valve prosthesis in a case of severe calcific aortic stenosis]
    A Cribier
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76000, Rouen, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 52:173-5. 2003
    ..However, severe noncardiac complications occurred leading to death 17 weeks after implantation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mechanical circulatory assistance in myocardial infarction with refractory cardiogenic shock: clinical experience in 10 patients at a teaching hospital in Rouen
    D Brunet
    Departement de Cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 101:30-4. 2008
    ..For those patients who are unlikely to survive, mechanical circulatory support (MCS) might be an additional life saving strategy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: technical aspects, results and indications
    H Eltchaninoff
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Universite de Rouen
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 101:126-32. 2008
    ..The future of this technology and its application is dependent on the continued collaboration between general internists, cardiologists, surgeons, engineers, and industry...
  12. doi request reprint Preoperative tissue Doppler imaging differentiates beneficial from detrimental left ventricular hypertrophy in patients with surgical aortic stenosis. A postoperative morbidity study
    F Bauer
    Service de cardiologie, Echographie Cardiaque, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen Cedex, France
    Heart 94:1440-5. 2008
    ..In a pressure overloaded left ventricle, regional systolic function has often deteriorated despite normal ejection fraction...
  13. ncbi request reprint Angioscopic evaluation of prolonged vs standard balloon inflations during coronary angioplasty. A randomized study
    A Cribier
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, France
    Eur Heart J 16:930-6. 1995
    ..Sensitivity of angiographic detection of flaps and thrombi was poor: 10% and 12% respectively. One patient in each group developed a longitudinal dissection, detected on both angiography and angioscopy...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Aortic bioprosthesis implanted percutaneously: three year follow up]
    H Eltchaninoff
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 100:901, 904-8. 2007
    ..Other implantable prostheses are under evaluation. This therapeutic modality looks likely to develop rapidly, and in the near future it should offer a new and optimal solution for all high surgical risk or non-operable patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Balloon aortic valvuloplasty in the adult. Immediate results and in-hospital complications in the latest series of 141 consecutive patients at the University Hospital of Rouen (2002-2005)]
    C Agatiello
    Hopital Charles Nicolle, Service de cardiologie, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 99:195-200. 2006
    ..For these patients, balloon aortic dilatation could be a palliative treatment...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Percutaneous coronary angioscopy in the diagnosis of cardiac graft coronary disease: comparison with the results of angiography]
    H Eltchaninoff
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 91:405-10. 1998
    ..Prospective studies are required to determine whether the infra-angiographic angioscopic lesions correspond to earlier stages of coronary disease of the cardiac graft...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Percutaneous correction of acquired aortic stenosis and mitral insufficiency in adults]
    C Tron
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76000 Rouen, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 53:234-8. 2004
    ..This article will report the early experience with these promising techniques as presented at the High-Tech 2004 meeting...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Intra-stent restenosis following implantation of a bare endoprosthesis]
    E Gauliard
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen Cedex
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 99:13-8. 2006
    ..3% of cases necessitates a secondary revascularisation procedure within 2 years. The very promising recent development of new active endoprostheses could alter the management of coronary patients in the years to come...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Immediate results and clinical follow-up of patients treated with drug eluting stents implantation in routine clinical practice]
    F Vochelet
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76000 Rouen, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 55:199-203. 2006
    ..It can be hoped that the indications of implantations will progressively spread with a lowered cost of these DES...
  20. doi request reprint [Percutaneous treatment of aortic stenosis]
    M Godin
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, CHU de Rouen, 1, rue de Germont 76000 Rouen, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 57:321-6. 2008
    ..These techniques are promising but several issues remain such as the selection of patients, and the safety and durability of the devices currently used...
  21. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced ST-elevation is related to left ventricular dysfunction but not to myocardial viability in patients with healed myocardial infarction
    A Manrique
    GIE de Médecine Nucléaire, Centre Henri Becquerel et CHU de Rouen, 1 rue d Amiens, 76038 Cedex, Rouen, France
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:709-16. 2001
    ..Exercise-induced ST-segment elevation was proposed as a marker of myocardial viability after a recent myocardial infarction...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Simplified continuity equation: absence of predictive value in assessing severity of mitral valve stenosis]
    G Derumeaux
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 86:1557-63. 1993
    ..3. For a range of SCE values of 0.3 to 0.5, there was an important overlap between the two groups (19 patients of Group I and 9 patients of Group II).(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  23. ncbi request reprint [Effects of repeated and prolonged inflations on immediate angiographic results and complications of coronary angioplasty. Prospective and randomized study]
    H Eltchaninoff
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 87:1685-90. 1994
    ..001). Angiographic dissection after angioplasty was observed in 38 cases in the "short" but only in 17 cases in the "long duration" group (p < 0.05).(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  24. ncbi request reprint [Current status of aortic valvuloplasty in patients aged 80 and over. Apropos of a recent series of 70 patients (1989-90)]
    C Tron
    Service de cardiologie, Groupe de Recherche VACOMED, CHU, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 86:1667-73. 1993
    ..There were no serious vascular complications. The average duration of the hospital period was 6 +/- 5 days. Clinical follow-up of 17 +/- 7 months was obtained in 97% of patients.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  25. ncbi request reprint Stent placement compared with balloon angioplasty for small coronary arteries: in-hospital and 6-month clinical and angiographic results
    R Koning
    University Hospital of Rouen, Rouen, France
    Circulation 104:1604-8. 2001
    ..Stenting has been demonstrated to be superior to balloon angioplasty in de novo focal lesions located in large native vessels. However, in small vessels, the benefit of stenting remains questionable...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Percutaneous aortic valvuloplasty as a last resort in patients with critical aortic valve stenosis]
    A Cribier
    Service de cardiologie, Centre Hospitalo-Universitaire, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 83:1783-90. 1990
    ..It may be used as a bridge to surgery in patients with an unacceptable operative risk. The indications should be very flexible in young patients in terminal cardiac failure with cardiogenic shock or refractory pulmonary oedema...
  27. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: early results of the FRANCE (FRench Aortic National CoreValve and Edwards) registry
    Helene Eltchaninoff
    Cardiology Department, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen INSERM U644, 1 rue de Germont, Rouen Cedex, France
    Eur Heart J 32:191-7. 2011
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint [Peripheral and coronary artery dissections in a young woman. A rare case of type IV Ehlers-Danlos syndrome]
    H Eltchaninoff
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 90:841-4. 1997
    ..An autopsy was refused by her family. The authors believe this to be the first case of spontaneous coronary dissection related to a type IV Ehlers-Danlos syndrome...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Detection of acute rejection of heart transplantation by Doppler color imaging]
    G Derumeaux
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 91:1255-62. 1998
    ..This technique has the advantage of being non-invasive, reproducible and reliable in the follow-up of cardiac transplant patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint [New invasive cartography techniques in electrophysiology]
    N Saoudi
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Rouen, Hopital Charles Nicolle
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 93:23-30. 2000
    ..However, the optimal use of these techniques can only be in specialised centres, by highly trained cardiologists in classical electrophysiology, for which they are complementary to rather than substitute for...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Indications for electrophysiological investigation of tachycardia]
    N Saoudi
    Service de cardiologie VACOMED Group, CHU de Rouden, Hopital Charles Nicolle, France
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 92:23-8. 1999
    ..This article is devoted to the principal rhythmological situations which may be encountered but, however, the indications of radiofrequency ablation are not discussed...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Analysis and quantification of longitudinal contraction of the left ventricle in myocardial infarction. Value of Doppler myocardial tissue imaging]
    F Jamal
    , Service de cardiologie, Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 92:315-22. 1999
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint [Percutaneous revascularization of multivessel coronary disease with systematic stent implantation. Immediate results and clinical follow-up and middle term angiography]
    S Chassaing
    Service de cardiologie, , rue de Germont, 76000 Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 94:95-102. 2001
    ..At 6 months, the angiographic restenosis rate was 32% per lesion, 28.8% per stent and 33 patients had at least one restenosis...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Revascularisation of unprotected left main coronary artery disease: an update]
    H Eltchaninoff
    Servie de cardiologie hôpitai Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 100:207-11. 2007
    ..Only the results of controlled clinical trials (SYNTAX trial currently under way) will enable physicians to choose the most appropriate method of revascularisation for their patients...
  35. doi request reprint Frequency of conduction disturbances after transcatheter implantation of an Edwards Sapien aortic valve prosthesis
    Matthieu Godin
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University Hospital and INSERM U, University of Rouen, France
    Am J Cardiol 106:707-12. 2010
    ..The physical properties of this prosthesis may explain this observation...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Measurement of the mitral area with three-dimensional cardiac echography]
    F Bauer
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:1175-80. 2003
    ..95 and 0.91 respectively. Three dimensional free-hand mode cardiac echography allows precise measurement of the mitral orifice area in patients with mitral stenosis...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of intra-auricular thrombi detected by transesophageal echocardiography in patients with cardiac transplants]
    G Derumeaux
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 87:1459-65. 1994
    ..It also underlines the value of transoesophageal echocardiography in the follow-up of transplant patients.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  38. ncbi request reprint [Distinguishing between physiologic hypertrophy in athletes and primary hypertrophic cardiomyopathies. Importance of tissue color Doppler]
    G Derumeaux
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 92:201-10. 1999
    ..Doppler tissue imaging is a more sensitive and specific technique than conventional Doppler echocardiography for detecting moderate forms of HCM...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Immediate and one-year evaluation of the benefit of aortic valvuloplasty in aortic stenosis with impaired ejection fraction]
    J Berland
    Service de cardiologie, Centre Hospitalo-Universitaire, , Rouen, France
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 83:1401-8. 1990
    ..The left ventricular ejection fractions of the 11 patients without restenosis had increased from 28 +/- 7 to 40 +/- 18 per cent (p less than 0.05).(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  40. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of intrastent restenosis]
    H Eltchaninoff
    Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76000 Rouen, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 52:218-22. 2004
    ..Surgical treatment can be proposed in recurrent ISR as well as medical therapy alone in pauci-symptomatic patients. New drug-eluting stents are under evaluation in this indication...
  41. ncbi request reprint Value and limitations of the Duke criteria for the diagnosis of infective endocarditis
    G Habib
    Department of Cardiology, La Timone Hospital, Marseille, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 33:2023-9. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the value and limitations of Duke criteria for the diagnosis of infective endocarditis (IE)...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Coronary sinus in rhythmology]
    F Anselme
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Rouen, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 96:38-47. 2003
    ..More recently, the coronary sinus musculature and its connections to left and right atrium and to left ventricle have been identified as playing an important role in various types of supraventricular arrhythmias...
  43. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging differentiates transmural from nontransmural acute myocardial infarction after reperfusion therapy
    G Derumeaux
    INSERM E9920 Rouen, France
    Circulation 103:589-96. 2001
    ..We sought to determine whether color M-mode tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) could differentiate transmural from nontransmural myocardial infarction...
  44. ncbi request reprint Surgery insight: Current advances in percutaneous heart valve replacement and repair
    Vasilis Babaliaros
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, Rouen, France
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 3:256-64. 2006
    ..In this article we focus on the current innovations that have been applied to the procedures in humans, and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the different strategies...
  45. ncbi request reprint Endocarditis complicating a congenital quadricuspid aortic valve
    Fabrice Bauer
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:386-7. 2008
    ..Only a few cases of aortic valve quadricuspidy have been reported in the literature. We report a new case of endocarditis complicating a congenital quadricuspid aortic valve...
  46. ncbi request reprint Acute and six-month clinical outcome after Helistent stent implantation in coronary arteries: results of the French Helistent multicenter registry
    Helene Eltchaninoff
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 56:295-9. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the Helistent stent appears safe and effective in minimizing acute complications of elective coronary interventions. Six-month major cardiac events were rare and clinical restenosis was low (< 10%)...
  47. doi request reprint Surgical aortic valve replacement after percutaneous aortic valve implantation: what have we learned?
    Pierre Yves Litzler
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Rouen University Hospital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:697-701. 2008
    ..We report the first case description of surgical aortic valve replacement after percutaneous valve implantation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous implantation of aortic valve prosthesis in patients with calcific aortic stenosis: technical aspects
    Helene Eltchaninoff
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, France
    J Interv Cardiol 16:515-21. 2003
    ..Antegrade transeptal approach was used under local anesthesia and mild sedation...
  49. doi request reprint Early improvement of left ventricular function after implantation of a transcutaneous aortic valve: a tissue Doppler ultrasound study
    Fabrice Bauer
    Cardiology Department, Charles Nicolle Hospital, Rouen University Hospital, 1, 76031 Rouen Cedex, Rouen, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:311-8. 2009
    ..The long-term effects of surgical treatment for aortic narrowing in left ventricular (LV) remodelling have been well described. The immediate benefit after release of obstruction is unknown...
  50. ncbi request reprint Aorto-iliac angiography as a screening tool in selecting patients for transfemoral aortic valve implantation with the Edwards SAPIEN bioprosthesis
    Helene Eltchaninoff
    Department of Cardiology, INSERM U 644, Charles Nicolle University Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    EuroIntervention 5:438-42. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the usefulness of ilio-femoral angiography as an initial screening tool for TAVR using the transfemoral approach with the Edwards SAPIEN valve...
  51. doi request reprint Aortic valve replacement after percutaneous valvuloplasty--an approach in otherwise inoperable patients
    Fabien Doguet
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Rouen University Hospital and University of Rouen, 1 rue de Germont, Rouen, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:394-9. 2010
    ..We report the outcome of percutaneous balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV) as a bridge to aortic valve replacement (AVR) in temporarily inoperable patients in our institution...
  52. doi request reprint Immediate and long-term echocardiographic findings after transcatheter aortic valve implantation for the treatment of aortic stenosis: the Cribier-Edwards/Edwards-Sapien valve experience
    Fabrice Bauer
    Division of Cardiology, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:370-6. 2010
    ..The role of transcatheter aortic valve implantation in the treatment of calcific aortic stenosis is evolving. Immediate and long-term echocardiographic findings are poorly reported...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of percutaneous mechanical mitral commissurotomy using the metallic commissurotome in patients with restenosis after balloon or previous surgical commissurotomy
    Helene Eltchaninoff
    Department of Cardiology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    Am J Cardiol 91:425-8. 2003
    ..003). The rates of procedural success (93%) and severe complications (4.7%) were comparable between the 2 groups. Thus, PMMC is an effective and safe technique for the treatment of mitral restenosis after previous commissurotomy...
  54. ncbi request reprint Release of macromolecular cardiac troponin I complex after successful percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction
    Alain Lavoinne
    Laboratoire de Biochimie Medicale, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Centre Hospitalier Univisitaire et Régional de Rouen, France
    Clin Chem 49:505-7. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of a percutaneous suture device versus manual compression for femoral artery hemostasis after PTCA
    Christophe Tron
    Service de cardiologie, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1 rue de Germont, 76000 Rouen, France
    J Interv Cardiol 16:217-21. 2003
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Transcristal conduction during isthmus ablation of typical atrial flutter: influence on success criteria
    Frederic Anselme
    Cardiology Department, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:184-9. 2004
  57. ncbi request reprint Analysis of nonintervention strategy for in-stent restenosis in Pauci- or asymptomatic patients
    Helene Eltchaninoff
    Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    Am J Cardiol 93:1038-40. 2004
    ..Medical treatment alone was associated with a good long-term clinical follow-up in selected patients with significant documented in-stent restenosis...
  58. ncbi request reprint Acute improvement in global and regional left ventricular systolic function after percutaneous heart valve implantation in patients with symptomatic aortic stenosis
    Fabrice Bauer
    Department of Cardiology, Echocardiography Core Lab, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1 rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen, France
    Circulation 110:1473-6. 2004
    ..PHV replacement effects on left ventricular (LV) global and regional systolic function are currently unknown...
  59. doi request reprint Coronary artery dissection after surgical cryoablation procedure
    Fabien Doguet
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1946-8. 2009
    ..Recovery was uneventful and the patient was discharged on day 13. Cryoablation-associated circumflex artery dissection is rare. Caution is required when locating the ablation lines to avoid coronary artery injury...
  60. ncbi request reprint Left atrial appendage function analyzed by tissue Doppler imaging in mitral stenosis: effect of afterload reduction after mitral valve commissurotomy
    Fabrice Bauer
    Cardiology Department, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:934-9. 2005
    ..This study sought to investigate the relative load dependence of left atrial appendage (LAA) tissue Doppler velocities in patients with mitral stenosis after percutaneous mechanical mitral commissurotomy (PMMC)...
  61. doi request reprint Multimodal imaging in the diagnosis of isolated left ventricular noncompaction
    N Bouhzam
    Department of Cardiology, Institute for Research and Innovation in Biomedicine, Charles Nicolle Hospital, University of Rouen, 1 rue de Germont, 76031, Rouen, France
    Herz 37:804-8. 2012
    ..The diagnosis is established by two dimensional echocardiography or magnetic resonance imaging. We report the case of a 44-year-old man with LVNC and discuss the role of multimodal imaging in the diagnosis and assessment of the disease...
  62. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation of typical atrial flutter: a randomized comparison of 2 methods for determining complete bidirectional isthmus block
    F Anselme
    Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France
    Circulation 103:1434-9. 2001
    ..Mapping only the ablation line ("on-site" atrial potential analysis) was recently reported as a means of CBIB identification. The study was designed to compare these 2 techniques prospectively regarding the diagnosis of CBIB...
  63. ncbi request reprint [Contribution of the continuity equation for the assessment of mitral valve area in mitral stenosis]
    G Derumeaux
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 84:1555-60. 1991
    ..The continuity equation in the evaluation of mitral valve area in mitral stenosis seems to be reliable and accurate compared with catheter data, and superior to Hatle's method...
  64. ncbi request reprint [Non-invasive coronary angiography by multidetector spiral computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging]
    C Tron
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76000 Rouen, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 53:239-44. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the present knowledge on these noninvasive techniques...
  65. ncbi request reprint Assessment of nonuniformity of transmural myocardial velocities by color-coded tissue Doppler imaging: characterization of normal, ischemic, and stunned myocardium
    G Derumeaux
    CHU de Rouen, Rouen, and Laboratoire de Physiologie Lyon Nord, Lyon Nord, France
    Circulation 101:1390-5. 2000
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acquired aortic stenosis in adults by percutaneous valvuloplasty with balloon catheterization. Experience of 245 cases]
    B Letac
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 82:17-25. 1989
    ..Three patients aged 82, 91 and 98 respectively died, and there was one cerebral vascular accident in the catheterization room. Nine patients (4 p. 100) died in hospital during the following days.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  67. ncbi request reprint MR evaluation of pulmonary vein diameter reduction after radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Frederic Anselme
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    Eur Radiol 16:2505-11. 2006
    ..Using a maximal power delivery limited to 30 W, no significant PV stenosis was observed at mid-term follow-up. Late PV anatomical assessment is needed to confirm these results on long-term follow-up...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Gaps: practical implications]
    H Poty
    Service de cardiologie, , Rouen
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 91:41-51. 1998
    ..It also offers a possibility for terminating the arrhythmia by external stimulation. Finally, the duration of the excitable gap may guide the choice of antiarrhythmic agent during pharmacological cardioversion of a reentrant tachycardia...
  69. ncbi request reprint [In-stent restenosis: which indications for drug-eluting stent?]
    H Eltchaninoff
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 52:198-9. 2003
    ..Although based on a small number of patients, eluting stents (sirolimus, paclitaxel) appear promising for the treatment of instent restenosis...
  70. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of Tl-201 lung uptake is dependent on measurement method
    A Hitzel
    , CHU de Rouen et Centre Henri Becquerel, and Service de Cardiologie, CHU de Rouen, , Rouen, France
    J Nucl Cardiol 8:332-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The methodology of LHR measurement significantly influences the clinical contribution of Tl-201 lung uptake evaluation. Optimal reproducibility and diagnostic accuracy are provided by a right lung ROI...
  71. ncbi request reprint Acute coronary occlusion during radiofrequency catheter ablation of typical atrial flutter
    Sana Ouali
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University Hospital, France
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:1047-9. 2002
    ..In patients with known right coronary artery stenosis who are suffering from typical atrial flutter, evaluation of the significance of the stenosis would be reasonable...
  72. ncbi request reprint Effective long-term left atrial pacing using regular screw-in leads implanted within the coronary sinus
    Sana Ouali
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University Hospital, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1873-7. 2003
    ..88 +/- 0.23 vs 2.29 +/- 1.68 V, P = 0.011) at long-term follow-up. The use of regular screw-in leads implanted within the CS allows effective and safe long-term LA pacing without risk of dislodgment...
  73. doi request reprint Diagnostic and prognostic value of myocardial perfusion gated SPECT in orthotopic heart transplant recipients
    Alain Manrique
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Rouen University Hospital, Henri Becquerel Center, Rouen, France
    J Nucl Cardiol 17:197-206. 2010
    ..Cardiac allograft vasculopathy (CAV) limits long-term survival after heart transplantation. Diagnostic and prognostic value of gated single photon emission computed tomography (gated SPECT) has not been documented in this setting...
  74. ncbi request reprint Chronic ACE inhibition enhances the endothelial control of arterial mechanics and flow-dependent vasodilatation in heart failure
    R Joannides
    Department of Pharmacology, INSERM E9920, IFRMP 23, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    Hypertension 38:1446-50. 2001
    ..In addition, the decrease in baseline systolic arterial pressure after ACE inhibitor suggests an associated increase in the distensibility of the proximal elastic conduit arteries...
  75. doi request reprint A comparison of anxiety, depression and quality of life between device shock and nonshock groups in implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients
    Fanny Jacq
    Department of Psychiatry, INSERM U 614, University Hospital Ch Nicolle, University of Medicine, Rouen, France
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:266-73. 2009
    ..Using standardized scales, we assessed the point prevalence, the severity of anxiety and depressive disorders, and the quality of life (QOL) in implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) recipients who received a device shock...
  76. ncbi request reprint An atypical atrial flutter of focal origin: a study using a noncontact mapping system
    Sana Ouali
    Department of Cardiology, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1410-2. 2003
    ..This report also shows the relevance of new mapping techniques in the successful mapping and ablation of these arrhythmias, even those arising within the left atrium...
  77. doi request reprint Transcatheter valve implantation for patients with aortic stenosis: a position statement from the European Association of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), in collaboration with the European Association of Percu
    Alec Vahanian
    Hopital Bichat, Paris, France
    Eur Heart J 29:1463-70. 2008
    ..To critically review the available transcatheter aortic valve implantation techniques and their results, as well as propose recommendations for their use and development...
  78. ncbi request reprint Successful coronary intervention after percutaneous aortic valve replacement
    Alan Zajarias
    Cardiology Division, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:522-4. 2007
    ..Coronary angiography, stent deployment, and crossing of the aortic valve were all completed without any complications using standard angiographic catheters...
  79. ncbi request reprint Cardiac troponin level above the 99th percentile in patients hospitalized for chest pain without any cardiac pathology detectable with paraclinical examination
    Bruno Cauliez
    Ann Clin Biochem 41:347. 2004
  80. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal therapeutic ultrasound for high-risk thrombus-containing lesions in native coronary arteries
    David Brosh
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 55:43-9. 2002
    ..Ultrasound thrombolysis is a feasible procedure that offers a safe and probably effective adjuvant device solution for the treatment of high-risk, thrombus-containing lesions in the native coronary arteries...
  81. ncbi request reprint Cine-MR Fourier phase imaging for quantification of regional wall asynergy in patients with anterior myocardial infarction
    Alain Manrique
    Departement de Medecine Nucleaire, Centre Henri Becquerel et CHU de Rouen, France
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:676-80. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether Fourier analysis of cine-MR could detect wall motion abnormalities in patients with myocardial infarction...