- Fatty liver incidence and predictive variablesAkira Tsuneto
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Course of Medical and Dental Sciences, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
Hypertens Res 33:638-43. 2010..Obesity, hypertriglyceridemia and, to a lesser extent, hypertension might serve as predictive variables for fatty liver...
- Incidence and prognostic value of early repolarization pattern in the 12-lead electrocardiogramDaisuke Haruta
Department of Clinical Studies, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 1 8 6 Nakagawa, Nagasaki, Japan
Circulation 123:2931-7. 2011..Early repolarization pattern is a common ECG finding characterized by J-point elevation and QRS notching or slurring in the inferior and/or lateral leads, yet little is known about its incidence and long-term prognosis in Asian populations...
- Cyclophosphamide-induced cardiotoxicity with a prolonged clinical course diagnosed on an endomyocardial biopsySaburo Kusumoto
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Japan
Intern Med 52:2311-5. 2013..Based on these findings, CY-induced cardiotoxicity was diagnosed. The patient was treated with conventional therapy for heart failure, which required approximately one year to improve her condition. ..
- Comparison of the diagnostic power of transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography to detect ruptured chordae tendineaeTakako Minami
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
Int Heart J 53:225-9. 2012..Although the sensitivity of TEE was higher than that of TTE to detect RCT, it was affected by BMI, MR grade, the RCT-presenting segments, and the etiology of MR...