Hans Joachim Trappe

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Inhibition of the muscarinic potassium current by KB130015, a new antiarrhythmic agent to treat atrial fibrillation]
    Rolf Borchard
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat, Bochum
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:697-703. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Non-determinable defibrillation threshold and inefficacy of implantable cardioverter/defibrillator shocks due to defective connections of the defibrillator lead terminals in the device header port
    P Maagh
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr University Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Europace 9:1161-2. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Loss of diastolic time as a mechanism of exercise-induced diastolic dysfunction in dilated cardiomyopathy
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Germany
    Am Heart J 155:1013-9. 2008
  4. pmc Role of music in intensive care medicine
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Germany
    Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 2:27-31. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [Tachycardias. What must the emergency physician know?]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625, Herne, Deutschland
    Med Klin Intensivmed Notfmed 107:351-7. 2012
  6. pmc Atrial fibrillation: established and innovative methods of evaluation and treatment
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 109:1-7. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint [Early defibrillation by laity: not a minute to waste]
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Herne
    Pflege Z 57:639-41. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Early defibrillation: where are we?]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 130:685-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint [Position paper on "automated external defibrillation" ]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:287-95. 2005
  10. doi request reprint [Cardiac arrhythmias in the pregnant woman and the fetus]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Deutschland
    Internist (Berl) 49:788-98. 2008

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Publications65

  1. ncbi request reprint [Inhibition of the muscarinic potassium current by KB130015, a new antiarrhythmic agent to treat atrial fibrillation]
    Rolf Borchard
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat, Bochum
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:697-703. 2005
    ..KB130015, a new amiodarone derivative, and ibutilide are new class III antiarrhythmic agents...
  2. ncbi request reprint Non-determinable defibrillation threshold and inefficacy of implantable cardioverter/defibrillator shocks due to defective connections of the defibrillator lead terminals in the device header port
    P Maagh
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr University Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Europace 9:1161-2. 2007
    ..In cases of successless defibrillations during or after ICD implantation, this problem should be considered...
  3. doi request reprint Loss of diastolic time as a mechanism of exercise-induced diastolic dysfunction in dilated cardiomyopathy
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Germany
    Am Heart J 155:1013-9. 2008
    ..Little is known about exercise-induced abnormalities of the systolic-diastolic phase proportion and its impact on hemodynamic variables in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDCM)...
  4. pmc Role of music in intensive care medicine
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Germany
    Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 2:27-31. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint [Tachycardias. What must the emergency physician know?]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625, Herne, Deutschland
    Med Klin Intensivmed Notfmed 107:351-7. 2012
    ..If antiarrhythmic drugs fail, electric cardioversion using short-acting anesthesia is recommended...
  6. pmc Atrial fibrillation: established and innovative methods of evaluation and treatment
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 109:1-7. 2012
    ..5% to 8% of 70-year-olds and some 10% of persons over age 80 have atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Early defibrillation by laity: not a minute to waste]
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Herne
    Pflege Z 57:639-41. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Early defibrillation: where are we?]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 130:685-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint [Position paper on "automated external defibrillation" ]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:287-95. 2005
  10. doi request reprint [Cardiac arrhythmias in the pregnant woman and the fetus]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Deutschland
    Internist (Berl) 49:788-98. 2008
    ..Administration of corticoids and beta-mimetic drugs is used to treat antibody-mediated AV block and cardiomyopathy...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Position paper on "Automatic external defibrillation"]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 16:118-26. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Acute therapy of maternal and fetal arrhythmias during pregnancy
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    J Intensive Care Med 21:305-15. 2006
    ..The goal of therapy is to protect the patient and fetus through delivery, after which chronic or definitive therapy can be administered...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Acute chest pain]
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II, Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Herne
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:462-70. 2005
    ..In addition, chest pain is well known as "noncardiac chest pain" or due to functional abnormalities. For prognosis and long-term follow-up, acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and ascending aortic dissections are important disorders...
  14. doi request reprint [Arrhythmias during pregnancy]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Univ Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Herne
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:1799-804. 2008
    ..Implantation of a cardioverter-defibrillator is indicated in patients with syncope caused by VT, VF, VFlt or aborted sudden death...
  15. doi request reprint [Life-threatening brady- and tachyarrhythmias]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625, Herne, Germany
    Internist (Berl) 51:975-6, 978-80, 982-6. 2010
    ..The "5A" concept allows a safe and effective antiarrhythmic treatment of all bradycardic and tachycardic arrhythmias as well as asystolia...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Methods and pharmacology in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. What's new?]
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:84-9. 2006
    ..Basic life support CPR, defibrillation by emergency medical systems or first responders as well as vasopressor drugs or antiarrhythmics are essential...
  17. doi request reprint The effects of music on the cardiovascular system and cardiovascular health
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Hoelkeskampring 40, Herne, Germany
    Heart 96:1868-71. 2010
    ..The music of many composers most effectively improves quality of life, will increase health and probably prolong life, particularly music by Bach, Mozart or Italian composers...
  18. doi request reprint [Music and health--what kind of music is helpful for whom? What music not?]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Universitätsklinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 134:2601-6. 2009
    ..There are many composers most effectively to improve QoL, particularly Bach, Mozart and Italian composers are "ideal"...
  19. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmias in the intensive care patient
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Curr Opin Crit Care 9:345-55. 2003
    ....
  20. pmc Current pacemaker and defibrillator therapy
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Marienhospital Herne, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 108:372-9; quiz 380. 2011
    ..Pacemakers have been available for 50 years, and implantable cardiac defibrillators for 25. Clear indications for each have been established on the basis of data from randomized clinical trials (RCTs)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessment of left atrial volumes in sinus rhythm and atrial fibrillation using the biplane area-length method and cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging with TrueFISP
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 6:855-63. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and occurrence of atrial fibrillation in long-term follow-up of common type atrial flutter ablation: ablation with irrigated 5 mm tip and conventional 8 mm tip electrodes
    Axel Meissner
    Medizinische Klinik II, Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie Ruhr Universität Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625, Herne, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 96:794-802. 2007
    ..Considering these facts, it is reasonable to think about new ablation strategies for common type atrial flutter in the era of new concepts in catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Impact of the ECG gating method on ventricular volumes and ejection fractions assessed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital, University of Bochum, Herne, NRW, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 7:441-6. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the impact of the gating method on measurements of right and left ventricular volumes and EF in normal subjects...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Disproportionate shortening of left ventricular diastolic duration in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy]
    Gunnar Plehn
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Marienhospital Herne, Ruhr Universitat, Bochum
    Med Klin (Munich) 102:707-13. 2007
    ..The present study was intended to reproduce these findings in an adult patient group and to evaluate exercise-related changes of both time intervals...
  25. doi request reprint First experiences for pulmonary vein isolation with the high-density mesh ablator (HDMA): a novel mesh electrode catheter for both mapping and radiofrequency delivery in a single unit
    Axel Meissner
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:359-66. 2009
    ..The use of mapping catheters in addition to the ablation catheter requires multiple transseptal sheaths for left atrial access...
  26. ncbi request reprint Masked diastolic dysfunction caused by exercise testing in hypertensive heart failure patients with normal ejection fraction and normal or mildly increased LV mass
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital Herne, University of Bochum, Germany
    Acta Cardiol 64:617-26. 2009
    ..It is not clear whether in patients with the clinical suspicion of heart failure with normal ejection fraction (HFNEF) exercise assessment of diastolic function may help to unmask abnormalities not detected by resting measurements...
  27. doi request reprint Eighteen months follow-up of the clinical efficacy of the high density mesh ablator (HDMA) in patients with atrial fibrillation after pulmonary vein isolation
    Petra Maagh
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625, Herne, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 29:43-52. 2010
    ..The primary endpoint of our study was the efficacy of HDMA to maintain sinus rhythm (SR), and the secondary endpoint is its efficacy to reduce AF burden in an 18-month follow-up...
  28. ncbi request reprint How much are atrial volumes and ejection fractions assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging influenced by the ECG gating method?
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital, University of Bochum, Herne, NRW Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 7:587-93. 2005
    ..The authors sought to evaluate how much measurements of atrial volumes and EF differ depending on the gating method. MATERIALS and..
  29. ncbi request reprint Single and biplane TrueFISP cardiovascular magnetic resonance for rapid evaluation of left ventricular volumes and ejection fraction
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Herne, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 6:593-600. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of papillary muscles in ventricular volume and ejection fraction assessment by cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, D 44625 Herne, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 6:9-16. 2004
    ..Not subtracting the volumes of these structures enables faster determination of right and left ventricular volumes and ejection fractions without loss of the accuracy associated with the standard short-axis technique...
  31. ncbi request reprint How reliable is electrocardiography in differentiating transmural from non-transmural myocardial infarction? A study with contrast magnetic resonance imaging as gold standard
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, D 44625 Herne, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 97:417-23. 2004
    ..83%). Transmural and non-transmural MI cannot be differentiated by ECG. The ECG is most accurate in detecting anterolateral MI...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Perspectives and limitations in the treatment of vagus-induced atrial fibrillation. Insights from cellular pharmacology]
    Bodo Brandts
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Bochum
    Med Klin (Munich) 99:341-6. 2004
    ..The authors investigated the profile of representative class III drugs in respect to their effect on IK(ACh)...
  33. doi request reprint Impact of irrigated energy application on the right coronary artery hemodynamics: FFR measurement in patients who underwent ablation of common type atrial flutter
    Axel Meissner
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Ruhr University Bochum Germany, Bochum, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 21:35-42. 2008
    ....
  34. pmc Segment-orientated analysis of two-dimensional strain and strain rate as assessed by velocity vector imaging in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Thomas Butz
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital Herne, Ruhr University Bochum, Herne, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 8:106-13. 2011
    ..This retrospective comparative study analyzed regional left ventricular function and scaring with two-dimensional strain (2DS) in the first 4 to 10 days after acute anterior myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  35. pmc Sustained high quality of life in a 5-year long term follow-up after successful ablation for supra-ventricular tachycardia. results from a large retrospective patient cohort
    Axel Meissner
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:28-36. 2009
    ..However, there is a scarcity of data regarding the long term outcome, particularly with respect to quality of life (QoL)...
  36. ncbi request reprint From atherosclerotic coronary ectasia to aneurysm: a case report and literature review
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Herne, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 22:311-6. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Determination of normal gender-specific left atrial dimensions by cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital, University of Bochum, Herne, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 7:677-83. 2005
    ..We aimed to establish normal values for LAEDD using CMR and a fast gradient-echo sequence with steady-state free precession (SSFP)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Massive pericarditis constrictiva calcarea with compression of the right ventricle and consecutive pulmonary embolism
    Thomas Butz
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital Herne, Ruhr University Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, D 44625 Herne, Germany
    Eur J Echocardiogr 10:344-6. 2009
    ....
  39. pmc Different effect of exercise on left ventricular diastolic time and interventricular dyssynchrony in heart failure patients with and without left bundle branch block
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital Herne, University of Bochum, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 5:333-40. 2008
    ..Our study was aimed to evaluate the effect of exercise on heart rate corrected diastolic time in controls, IDCM with and without LBBB, and patients with LBBB and normal LV function...
  40. ncbi request reprint Propranolol inhibits IK(Ado) by competitive A1-receptor interaction
    B Brandts
    Medizinische Klinik II, Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Z Kardiol 93:533-9. 2004
    ..Since adenosine (Ado) induced muscarinic potassium current (IK(Ado)) and ATP sensitive potassium current (IK(ATP)) are discussed to be activated during ischemia we studied the effect of propranolol on IK(Ado) and IK(ATP)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Disproportionate shortening of diastolic time and cardiac performance in asymptomatic patients with aortic regurgitation
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital Herne, University of Bochum, Germany
    J Heart Valve Dis 18:9-17. 2009
    ..Exercise-induced abnormalities of the systolic-diastolic phase proportion and their impact on hemodynamic variables have been investigated only minimally in asymptomatic patients with chronic aortic regurgitation (AR)...
  42. ncbi request reprint [First responder defibrillation in the USA, Europe and Germany--prerequisites, experiences, perspectives]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 16:94-102. 2005
    ..However, placement of AEDs in all public places is still debatable and further studies are necessary to estimate the potential impact of publicc access defibrillators...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cardiac magnetic resonance simultaneously evaluates Leriche syndrome and prior inferior myocardial infarction
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Herne, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:345-7. 2003
    ..This is the first case that illustrates the value of CMR as a time-saving non-invasive imaging technique with the ability to do in a single study what might otherwise take two studies...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Cardiac arrhythmias during pregnancy--what to do?]
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Universitätsklinik Marienhospital Herne, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Herz 28:216-26. 2003
    ..In patients with symptomatic bradycardia, a pacemaker can be implanted using echocardiography at any stage of pregnancy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Segmental pulmonary vein isolation in atrial fibrillation: new insights from the high density mesh mapper technique in an electrophysiologically guided approach
    Axel Meissner
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 25:183-92. 2009
    ..The HDMM is a novel, single expandable basket electrode catheter for high resolution recordings at the left atrium/pulmonary vein (PV) junction...
  46. pmc Determinants of right ventricular muscle mass in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy: impact of left ventricular muscle mass and pulmonary hypertension
    Julia Vormbrock
    1 Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 11:834-40. 2014
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular wall motion abnormalities found in healthy subjects by cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging and characterized with a new segmental model
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Herne, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 6:601-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate right ventricular wall motion abnormalities in healthy subjects using a new segmental model for the right ventricle...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Vascular complications of percutaneous transradial coronary angiography and coronary intervention]
    Magnus W Prull
    Medizinische Klinik II, Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Marienhospital Herne, Klinikum der Ruhr Universitat, Bochum
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:377-82. 2005
    ..This study investigates whether percutaneous transradial artery coronary angiography/intervention results in vascular complications...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular magnetic resonance of bioprosthetic mitral valve
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University of Bochum, Hoelkeskampring 40, D 44625 Herne, Germany
    Heart Vessels 17:86-8. 2002
  50. doi request reprint Effects of exercise on the duration of diastole and on interventricular phase differences in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: relationship to cardiac output reserve
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital Herne, University of Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625, Herne, Germany
    J Nucl Cardiol 16:233-43. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that an abnormally shortened diastolic time may adversely affect cardiac performance...
  51. ncbi request reprint [First responder defibrillation in the LAGO-die Therme--results and experiences]
    H J Trappe
    Medizinische Klinik II Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 16:103-11. 2005
    ..Despite no out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the waterpark during the 3 year follow- up, it seems reasonable to install AED in sporting places with thousands of visitors per year...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Non-atherosclerotic aneurysm of the left main coronary artery]
    A Maleszka
    Klinik für Thorax und Kardiovaskularchirurgie, Herz und Diabeteszentrum NRW, Universitatsklinik der Ruhr Universitat Bochum, GeorgStr 11, 32545 Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:305-6. 2005
  53. pmc Diadenosine-5-phosphate exerts A1-receptor-mediated proarrhythmic effects in rabbit atrial myocardium
    B Brandts
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University Hospital Heme, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Br J Pharmacol 139:1265-72. 2003
    ..An influence on atrial electrophysiology or a facilitation of atrial fibrillation under conditions resulting in increased interstitial Ap(5)A concentrations might be of physiological/pathophysiological relevance...
  54. ncbi request reprint IEGM-online based evaluation of implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy appropriateness
    C Perings
    Medizinische Klinik II, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Marienhospital Herne Klinik Mitte, Hölkeskampring 40, 44625 Herne, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:III22-8. 2006
    ..RIONI has successfully been started for proving the reliability of IEGM-online. The expected results will significantly influence the efficacy of Home Monitoring based patient management...
  55. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of G protein-coupled and ATP-sensitive potassium currents by 2-methyl-3-(3,5-diiodo-4-carboxymethoxybenzyl)benzofuran (KB130015), an amiodarone derivative
    B Brandts
    Department of Cardiology, Marienhospital Herne, University of Bochum, Herne, Germany
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 308:134-42. 2004
    ..It is concluded that KB inhibits IK(ACh) and IK(ATP) by direct drug-channel interaction at a site more easily accessible from extracellular side of the membrane...
  56. ncbi request reprint Visual estimation versus quantitative assessment of left ventricular ejection fraction: a comparison by cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
    Burkhard Sievers
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital, University of Bochum, Herne, Germany
    Am Heart J 150:737-42. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the visual and quantitative assessment for left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) in normal subjects and patients with impaired LV function...
  57. doi request reprint Prevalence of ventricular discordance and its relation to functional capacity in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Gunnar Plehn
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Marienhospital Herne, University of Bochum, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:371-8. 2009
    ..The prevalence and functional importance of the relative degree of left and right ventricular dilatation has not been comprehensively studied using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  58. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines for the management of patients with supraventricular arrhythmias--executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology
    Carina Blomstrom-Lundqvist
    Circulation 108:1871-909. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular magnetic resonance of imminent cardiac tamponade due to postpericardiotomy syndrome
    Burkhard Sievers
    Int J Cardiol 91:241-4. 2003
  60. ncbi request reprint [Semi-automatic defibrillators alone are not enough: training is indispensible. Ventricular fibrillation in the subway: who helps? (interview by Dr. Jochen Aumiller)]
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:12. 2004
  61. ncbi request reprint [Defibrillation done by layman in Germany: particular conditions?]
    Hans Joachim Trappe
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:2794. 2006
  62. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular magnetic resonance of iatrogenic ventricular scarring due to catheter ablation for left ventricular tachycardia
    Burkhard Sievers
    Int J Cardiol 91:249-50. 2003
  63. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in the detection of a large left atrial myxoma
    Burkhard Sievers
    Am J Med 115:155-7. 2003
  64. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular magnetic resonance of asymptomatic myocardial infarction
    Burkhard Sievers
    Int J Cardiol 93:79-80. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging demonstrates mitral valve endocarditis
    Burkhard Sievers
    Am J Med 115:681-2. 2003