Seung Jea Tahk

Summary

Affiliation: Ajou University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distal protection device protects microvascular integrity during primary percutaneous intervention in acute myocardial infarction: a prospective, randomized, multicenter trial
    Seung Jea Tahk
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, San 5 Wonchun Dong, Yeongtong Gu, Suwon, 443 721, Republic of Korea
    Int J Cardiol 123:162-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The relationship between volumetric plaque components and classical cardiovascular risk factors and the metabolic syndrome a 3-vessel coronary artery virtual histology-intravascular ultrasound analysis
    Mingri Zheng
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Medical Center, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 4:503-10. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Usefulness of the index of microcirculatory resistance for invasively assessing myocardial viability immediately after primary angioplasty for anterior myocardial infarction
    Hong Seok Lim
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Medical Center, Yeongtong Gu, Suwon 443 721, Republic of Korea
    Eur Heart J 30:2854-60. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of myocardial perfusion on left atrial remodeling following primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction
    Sung Gyun Ahn
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Medical Center, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Coron Artery Dis 17:597-603. 2006
  5. doi request reprint The Relationship between coronary artery calcification as assessed by multi-detector computed tomography and arterial stiffness
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Clin Exp Hypertens 33:501-5. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Endothelial dysfunction in patients with exaggerated blood pressure response during treadmill test
    Hyuk Jae Chang
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Clin Cardiol 27:421-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint A coronary artery fistula with saccular aneurysm mimicking a right atrial cystic mass
    Byoung Joo Choi
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Jpn Heart J 45:697-702. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue thickness is a predictor for plaque vulnerability in patients with significant coronary artery disease
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, San 5 Woncheon dong, Yeongtong Gu, Suwon 443 721, Republic of Korea
    Atherosclerosis 226:134-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Echocardiographically measured epicardial fat predicts restenosis after coronary stenting
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Scand Cardiovasc J 47:297-302. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Pedunculated aortic mural thrombus attached at unusual site of normal aorta presenting with acute myocardial infarction
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Can J Cardiol 30:464.e5-7. 2014

Collaborators

  • Jin Sun Park
  • Hyuk Jae Chang
  • Jin Woo Kim
  • Myung Ho Jeong
  • Kwang Soo Cha
  • Min Su Hyon
  • Young Jo Kim
  • Seung Woon Rha
  • Bon Kwon Koo
  • Seung Ho Hur
  • Hyeon Cheol Gwon
  • Myeong Ho Yoon
  • Gyo Seung Hwang
  • So Yeon Choi
  • Byoung Joo Choi
  • Joon Han Shin
  • Hyoung Mo Yang
  • Hong Seok Lim
  • Soo Jin Kang
  • Mingri Zheng
  • Seong Ill Woo
  • Jeoung Sook Shin
  • Jung Hyun Choi
  • Ki Bae Seung
  • Sung Gyun Ahn
  • Sun Mi Kim
  • Kyoung Woo Seo
  • Se Jun Park
  • Byung Ok Kim
  • Keum Soo Park
  • Kyoo Rok Han
  • Min Jae Yang
  • In Whan Seong
  • Seong Wook Park
  • Seung Jung Park
  • Wook Sung Chung
  • In Ho Chae
  • Sang Hee Lee
  • Bin quan Zhou
  • Tae Young Choi
  • Jo Won Jung
  • Gi Woon Kim
  • Won Yong Shin
  • Junghan Yoon
  • Yong Woo Choi
  • Byung Ryeol Cho
  • You Hong Lee
  • Sang Sig Cheong
  • Young Jin Youn
  • Dai Yeol Joe
  • Xiong Jie Jin
  • Yoon Ho Hwang
  • Un Jung Choi
  • Yoo Hong Lee
  • Joung Won Hwang
  • Yoon Seok Lee
  • Seung Soo Sheen
  • You Sun Hong
  • Ju Young Yang
  • Hyung Mo Yang
  • Doo Kyoung Kang
  • Dong Kyu Jin
  • Shung Chull Chae
  • Dong Gu Shin
  • Jin Man Cho
  • Chong Jin Kim
  • Moo Hyun Kim
  • Young Youp Koh
  • Hyo Soo Kim
  • Jei Keon Chae
  • Nae Hee Lee
  • Young Keun Ahn
  • Kee Sik Kim
  • Soo Joong Kim
  • Yang Soo Jang
  • Pum Joon Kim
  • Hun Sik Park
  • Taek Jong Hong
  • Seung Jae Joo
  • Dong Su Kim
  • Seung Whan Lee
  • Jin Yong Hwang
  • Duk Woo Park
  • Jae Young Rhew
  • Yangsoo Jang
  • Myeong Chan Cho
  • Jang Ho Bae
  • Cheol Whan Lee
  • Jeong Gwan Cho
  • Myeong Ki Hong

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Distal protection device protects microvascular integrity during primary percutaneous intervention in acute myocardial infarction: a prospective, randomized, multicenter trial
    Seung Jea Tahk
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, San 5 Wonchun Dong, Yeongtong Gu, Suwon, 443 721, Republic of Korea
    Int J Cardiol 123:162-8. 2008
    ..The present study was designed to determine whether the distal embolic protection preserves myocardial microvascular integrity and improves clinical outcomes in patients with AMI...
  2. doi request reprint The relationship between volumetric plaque components and classical cardiovascular risk factors and the metabolic syndrome a 3-vessel coronary artery virtual histology-intravascular ultrasound analysis
    Mingri Zheng
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Medical Center, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 4:503-10. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze volumetric plaque composition of the coronary arterial tree according to the classical cardiovascular risk factors and metabolic syndrome (MS) using virtual histology-intravascular ultrasound (VH-IVUS)...
  3. doi request reprint Usefulness of the index of microcirculatory resistance for invasively assessing myocardial viability immediately after primary angioplasty for anterior myocardial infarction
    Hong Seok Lim
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Medical Center, Yeongtong Gu, Suwon 443 721, Republic of Korea
    Eur Heart J 30:2854-60. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the usefulness of the index of microcirculatory resistance (IMR) for predicting myocardial viability and left ventricular (LV) function recovery in acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of myocardial perfusion on left atrial remodeling following primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction
    Sung Gyun Ahn
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Medical Center, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Coron Artery Dis 17:597-603. 2006
    ..To investigate the impact of myocardial perfusion on left atrial remodeling and its determinants after primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction...
  5. doi request reprint The Relationship between coronary artery calcification as assessed by multi-detector computed tomography and arterial stiffness
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Clin Exp Hypertens 33:501-5. 2011
    ..The UT of pulse wave was significantly associated with the CAC score. The increased UT of pulse wave might provide incremental risk prediction in addition to that defined by conventional CHD risk assessment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Endothelial dysfunction in patients with exaggerated blood pressure response during treadmill test
    Hyuk Jae Chang
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Clin Cardiol 27:421-5. 2004
    ..Endothelial dysfunction has been demonstrated in patients with atherosclerosis and risk factors for coronary artery disease, but there is a paucity of information on patients with exercise-induced hypertension...
  7. ncbi request reprint A coronary artery fistula with saccular aneurysm mimicking a right atrial cystic mass
    Byoung Joo Choi
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Jpn Heart J 45:697-702. 2004
    ..Multidetector computed tomography may be considered as a good alternative for transesophageal echocardiography in assessing a tortuous coronary artery fistula and aneurysm with complex anatomy...
  8. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue thickness is a predictor for plaque vulnerability in patients with significant coronary artery disease
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, San 5 Woncheon dong, Yeongtong Gu, Suwon 443 721, Republic of Korea
    Atherosclerosis 226:134-9. 2013
    ..In the present study, the VH-IVUS parameters indicating vulnerable plaque were significantly related with the thickness of EAT...
  9. doi request reprint Echocardiographically measured epicardial fat predicts restenosis after coronary stenting
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Scand Cardiovasc J 47:297-302. 2013
    ..This study assessed the relationship between EAT and in-stent restenosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pedunculated aortic mural thrombus attached at unusual site of normal aorta presenting with acute myocardial infarction
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Can J Cardiol 30:464.e5-7. 2014
    ..After surgical resection, the histopathologic examination revealed the mass as an organized thrombus. This case implies that an aortic mural thrombus can form in a nonatherosclerotic aorta without any prothrombotic risk factors. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Noncoronary ST elevation and polymorphic ventricular tachycardia during left-sided accessory pathway ablation
    Gyo Seung Hwang
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:1240-5. 2013
    ..An abnormal ER pattern can develop in various experimental or clinical situations. We experienced 4 cases of abnormal ER pattern with or without PVT during the radiofrequency (RF) ablation of the left accessory pathway...
  12. pmc The origin of proinflammatory cytokines in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Hyuk Jae Chang
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 18:791-6. 2003
    ..71, p<0.01), CS (R=0.52, p<0.05) and IVC (R=0.46, p<0.05). Thus, elevated LVEDP during decompensation might cause cytokine release from myocardium in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of distal protection device on the microvascular integrity in acute myocardial infarction during primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Myeong Ho Yoon
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Circ J 70:1284-9. 2006
    ..The use of a distal protection device during primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) may preserve the microvascular integrity of the myocardium...
  14. pmc Impact of body mass index on the relationship of epicardial adipose tissue to metabolic syndrome and coronary artery disease in an Asian population
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:29. 2010
    ..Several studies on obese patients, however, failed to demonstrate any relationship between EAT and CAD. We hypothesized that body mass index (BMI) affected the link between EAT and MS and CAD...
  15. doi request reprint Comparison of accuracy in the prediction of left ventricular wall motion changes between invasively assessed microvascular integrity indexes and fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarctio
    Myeong Ho Yoon
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea
    Am J Cardiol 102:129-34. 2008
    ..702, and FDG-PET 0.755). In conclusion, microvascular integrity indexes assessed during primary PCI are useful and comparable to FDG-PET in predicting left ventricular functional changes in STEMI...
  16. doi request reprint Comparison of 64-slice multidetector computed tomography with spectral analysis of intravascular ultrasound backscatter signals for characterizations of noncalcified coronary arterial plaques
    Byoung Joo Choi
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Am J Cardiol 102:988-93. 2008
    ..Sixty-four-slice MDCT may have the potential for determining composition of noncalcified coronary plaques, which needs further studies for clinical application...
  17. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Spontaneous left atrial dissection presenting as pulmonary edema
    Jung Hyun Choi
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Hospital, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Circulation 111:e372-3. 2005
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of 3-year clinical outcomes between classic crush and modified mini-crush technique in coronary bifurcation lesions
    Hyoung Mo Yang
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 82:370-6. 2013
    ..We aimed to compare long-term clinical outcomes between modified mini-crush (modi-MC) technique with classic crush (crush) technique for treatment of bifurcation lesions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of female gender on bleeding complications after transradial coronary intervention (from the Korean Transradial Coronary Intervention registry)
    Jeoung Sook Shin
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Am J Cardiol 113:2002-6. 2014
    ..264, 95% CI 2.369 to 12.276) were independent predictors of major bleeding. In conclusion, the female gender had a tendency for more bleeding complications than male gender after TRI without difference in the clinical outcome...
  20. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of left ventricular dysfunction in patients with restored idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Clin Cardiol 37:222-6. 2014
    ..We investigated the clinical, echocardiographic, and laboratory variables affecting recurrence of LV dysfunction in patients who recovered from DCM...
  21. doi request reprint Comparison of the intracoronary continuous infusion method using a microcatheter and the intravenous continuous adenosine infusion method for inducing maximal hyperemia for fractional flow reserve measurement
    Myeong Ho Yoon
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea
    Am Heart J 157:1050-6. 2009
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of the intracoronary (IC) continuous adenosine infusion method via a microcatheter for inducing maximal coronary hyperemia...
  22. doi request reprint The pattern of Tpeak-Tend and QT interval, and J wave during therapeutic hypothermia
    Sun Mi Kim
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, South Korea
    J Electrocardiol 47:84-92. 2014
    ..The electrocardiogram manifestations of hypothermia include J waves and prolongation of QT intervals. This study described changes in repolarization patterns during therapeutic hypothermia (TH)...
  23. pmc Long journey of sclerosant from the esophagus to the right atrium
    Jin Sun Park
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    Korean Circ J 40:468-70. 2010
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  24. pmc Acute Mitral Regurgitation due to Spontaneous Chordal Rupture in a Patient With Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    Min Jae Yang
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Hospital, Suwon, Korea
    Korean Circ J 39:292-4. 2009
    ..The patient underwent extensive cardiac surgery due to intractable heart failure. Surgical procedures included a mitral valve replacement, a septal myectomy, and the Maze procedure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Long-term clinical and angiographic outcomes after implantation of sirolimus-eluting stents with a "modified mini-crush" technique in coronary bifurcation lesions
    Hyoung Mo Yang
    Department of Cardiology, Ajou University Medical Center, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:76-84. 2009
    ..We aimed to evaluate long-term outcomes of a modified mini-crush technique for treating bifurcation lesions...
  26. pmc Lupus myocarditis presenting as acute congestive heart failure: a case report
    Seong Ill Woo
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 24:176-8. 2009
    ..We could make the diagnosis of acute lupus myocarditis and treated her with corticosteroid. The symptoms were dramatically disappeared and LV function also improved...
  27. ncbi request reprint Endothelial dysfunction and alteration of nitric oxide/ cyclic GMP pathway in patients with exercise-induced hypertension
    Hyuk Jae Chang
    Dr Hyuk Jae Chang, Department of Cardiology, Ajou University School of Medicine, San 5 Won chon dong, Paldal Gu, Suwon 442 721, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 44:1014-20. 2003
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Impact of body mass index and waist-to-hip ratio on clinical outcomes in patients with ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction (from the Korean Acute Myocardial Infarction Registry)
    Sang Hee Lee
    Yeungnam University Hospital, Daegu, South Korea
    Am J Cardiol 102:957-65. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the relation between obesity and prognosis after ST-segment elevation acute MI appears complex and should be further assessed in larger population-based cohort studies to determine the associations apparent in this study...
  29. doi request reprint Stents versus coronary-artery bypass grafting for left main coronary artery disease
    Ki Bae Seung
    Catholic University of Korea, St Mary s Hospital, Gangnam, Korea
    N Engl J Med 358:1781-92. 2008
    ..However, there are limited data regarding the long-term outcomes of these two interventions for patients with unprotected left main coronary artery disease...
  30. pmc Effect of a distal protection device on epicardial blood flow and myocardial perfusion in primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Bin quan Zhou
    Department of Cardiology, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310016, China
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 8:575-9. 2007
    ..In the present study the effect of a distal protection device (PercuSurge GuardWire; GW) on epicardial blood flow and myocardial perfusion was evaluated...