Affiliation: Humboldt University
- Long-term follow-up of patients with atherosclerotic renal artery diseaseErdal Safak
Department of Cardiology, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
J Am Soc Hypertens 7:24-31. 2013..Atherosclerotic renal artery disease appears to be a marker for the severity of atherosclerosis rather than a causative factor for atherosclerosis progression...
- Clinical efficacy and safety of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator lead with a floating atrial sensing dipoleErdal Safak
Charite Campus Benjamin Franklin, Medical Clinic II, Berlin, Germany
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 36:952-62. 2013..The concept of a single-lead implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD), with a floating dipole, has been proven safe and functional...
- Dietary n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and direct renin inhibition improve electrical remodeling in a model of high human renin hypertensionRobert Fischer
Medical Faculty of the Charite, Experimental and Clinical Research Center, Franz Volhard Clinic and HELIOS Klinikum Berlin Buch, Berlin, Germany
Hypertension 51:540-6. 2008..Thus, n-3 PUFAs and aliskiren improved electrical remodeling, arrhythmia induction, and connexin 43 expression, despite a 70-mm Hg difference in blood pressure and the development of cardiac hypertrophy...
- Mesh ablator vs. cryoballoon pulmonary vein ablation of symptomatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: results of the MACPAF studyLydia Koch
Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, D 12203 Berlin, Germany
Europace 14:1441-9. 2012..gov NCT01061931) compared the efficacy and safety of two balloon-based PV ablation systems...