J Dernellis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Left atrial function in patients with a high C-reactive protein level and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Acta Cardiol 61:507-11. 2006
  2. pmc Assessment of cardiac risk before non-cardiac surgery: brain natriuretic peptide in 1590 patients
    J Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Heart 92:1645-50. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of C-reactive protein and the third and fourth components of complement (C3 and C4) on incidence of atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Am J Cardiol 97:245-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of C-reactive protein reduction on paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Am Heart J 150:1064. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of levosimendan on restrictive left ventricular filling in severe heart failure: a combined hemodynamic and Doppler echocardiographic study
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Chest 128:2633-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Aortic stiffness is an independent predictor of progression to hypertension in nonhypertensive subjects
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Hypertension 45:426-31. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessment of left atrial input impedance in normal subjects and in hypertensive patients
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, 1 Kathigitou Karakatsani St, 811 00 Mytilini, Greece
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:63-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between C-reactive protein concentrations during glucocorticoid therapy and recurrent atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, 1 Kathigitou Karakatsani Street, 81100 Mytilini, Greece
    Eur Heart J 25:1100-7. 2004
  9. pmc Effects of digoxin on left atrial function in heart failure
    J M Dernellis
    Vostanio Hospital, Mytilene, Greece
    Heart 89:1308-15. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of pacing-induced and balloon coronary occlusion ischemia on left atrial function in patients with coronary artery disease
    C Stefanadis
    Department of Cardiology, Hippokration Hospital, University of Athens, Greece
    J Am Coll Cardiol 33:687-96. 1999

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Left atrial function in patients with a high C-reactive protein level and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Acta Cardiol 61:507-11. 2006
    ..We evaluated left atrial dimensions and function in high C-reactive protein (CRP) patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation...
  2. pmc Assessment of cardiac risk before non-cardiac surgery: brain natriuretic peptide in 1590 patients
    J Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Heart 92:1645-50. 2006
    ..To evaluate the predictive value of brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) for assessment of cardiac risk before non-cardiac surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of C-reactive protein and the third and fourth components of complement (C3 and C4) on incidence of atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Am J Cardiol 97:245-8. 2006
    ..These proteins increase the CRP-related incidence of AF. In the absence of elevated complement components, no statistically confirmed association was found between a high CRP level and AF...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of C-reactive protein reduction on paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Am Heart J 150:1064. 2005
    ..This study sought to determine whether CRP lowering also results in a reduction of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF) during daily life...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of levosimendan on restrictive left ventricular filling in severe heart failure: a combined hemodynamic and Doppler echocardiographic study
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Chest 128:2633-9. 2005
    ..Although the hemodynamic effects of levosimendan have been studied, the effects of levosimendan on LV filling pattern have not been investigated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Aortic stiffness is an independent predictor of progression to hypertension in nonhypertensive subjects
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Hypertension 45:426-31. 2005
    ..This study provides the first direct evidence to our knowledge in a longitudinal study that aortic stiffness is an independent predictor of progression to hypertension in nonhypertensive individuals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessment of left atrial input impedance in normal subjects and in hypertensive patients
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, 1 Kathigitou Karakatsani St, 811 00 Mytilini, Greece
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:63-8. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between C-reactive protein concentrations during glucocorticoid therapy and recurrent atrial fibrillation
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, 1 Kathigitou Karakatsani Street, 81100 Mytilini, Greece
    Eur Heart J 25:1100-7. 2004
    ..Little direct information is available on the effect of C-Reactive Protein (CRP) lowering on the reduction of recurrent atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  9. pmc Effects of digoxin on left atrial function in heart failure
    J M Dernellis
    Vostanio Hospital, Mytilene, Greece
    Heart 89:1308-15. 2003
    ..To investigate the effects of digoxin on left atrial (LA) function in patients with congestive heart failure and dilated left atria...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of pacing-induced and balloon coronary occlusion ischemia on left atrial function in patients with coronary artery disease
    C Stefanadis
    Department of Cardiology, Hippokration Hospital, University of Athens, Greece
    J Am Coll Cardiol 33:687-96. 1999
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of aortic line of elasticity using polynomial regression analysis
    C Stefanadis
    Hippokration Hospital, Department of Cardiology, University of Athens, Greece
    Circulation 101:1819-25. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the sigmoid line of elasticity in the human aorta...
  12. ncbi request reprint Heat production of atherosclerotic plaques and inflammation assessed by the acute phase proteins in acute coronary syndromes
    C Stefanadis
    Hippokration Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Greece
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 32:43-52. 2000
    ..The sensitive measurement of plaque temperature as a prognostic marker may be useful in the management of coronary heart disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: evidence of the implication of an inflammatory process in paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    J Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Acta Cardiol 56:375-80. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: These results suggest that CRP has a strong association with PAF and support the hypothesis that CRP is a potent determinant of successful cardioversion of PAF in sinus rhythm...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of clonidine on left ventricular pressure-volume relation in hypertensive patients with diastolic heart dysfunction
    C Stefanadis
    Hippokration Hospital, Department of Cardiology, University of Athens, Greece
    J Hum Hypertens 15:635-42. 2001
    ..The improvement may be attributable in part to withdrawal of direct sympathetic influence on the myocardium and in part to the indirect effect of systemic, pulmonary and coronary artery relaxation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of thyroid replacement therapy on arterial blood pressure in patients with hypertension and hypothyroidism
    John Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    Am Heart J 143:718-24. 2002
    ..Treatment of hypothyroidism may lead to normalization of blood pressure, although some patients may exhibit sustained hypertension. The mechanism of this condition may be the alterations in aortic stiffness...
  16. ncbi request reprint Right atrial function in hypertensive patients: effects of antihypertensive therapy
    J Dernellis
    Department of Cardiology, Vostanion Hospital, Mytilini, Greece
    J Hum Hypertens 15:463-70. 2001
    ..The left ventricular mass and the right ventricular relaxation influenced the changes in RA performance...