Gerard Devlin

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Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. pmc Heart rate and cardiovascular disease: an alternative to Beta blockers
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Pembroke and Selwyn Sts, Private Bag 3200, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    Cardiol Res Pract 2009:179350. 2009
  2. pmc Management and outcomes of lower risk patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes in a multinational observational registry
    G Devlin
    Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Heart 91:1394-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Women and elderly: subgroups under-represented in clinical trials
    Gerard Devlin
    University of Auckland Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Curr Opin Cardiol 25:335-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Management and 6-month outcomes in elderly and very elderly patients with high-risk non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events
    Gerard Devlin
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Eur Heart J 29:1275-82. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The incidence of transcatheter aortic valve implantation-related heart block in self-expandable Medtronic CoreValve and balloon-expandable Edwards valves
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:173-6. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Medium to long-term clinical outcomes with everolimus-eluting stents in real-life percutaneous coronary intervention
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Pembroke and Selwyn Sts, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 41:252-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Mitral stenosis as a risk factor for embolic myocardial infarction--anticoagulation for some patients, individual treatment for all
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Pembroke and Selwyn Streets, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    Heart Lung Circ 20:728-30. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of amino-terminal fraction brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) assays in general practices in Waikato, New Zealand
    Veronique Gibbons
    Waikato Clinical School, Peter Rothwell Academic Centre, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, Waikato
    N Z Med J 120:U2555. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Patients admitted with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in New Zealand in 2007: results of a second comprehensive nationwide audit and a comparison with the first audit from 2002
    Chris Ellis
    Cardiology Department, Green Lane CVS Services, Level 3, Auckland City Hospital, Grafton, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:25-43. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint ACS patients in New Zealand experience significant delays to access cardiac investigations and revascularisation treatment especially when admitted to non-interventional centres: results of the second comprehensive national audit of ACS patients
    Chris Ellis
    Cardiology Department, Green Lane CVS Services, Level 3, Auckland City Hospital, Grafton, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:44-60. 2010

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Publications20

  1. pmc Heart rate and cardiovascular disease: an alternative to Beta blockers
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Pembroke and Selwyn Sts, Private Bag 3200, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    Cardiol Res Pract 2009:179350. 2009
    ..Ivabradine may thus be a useful medicine in therapeutic heart rate management especially in patients who are intolerant of beta-blockers...
  2. pmc Management and outcomes of lower risk patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes in a multinational observational registry
    G Devlin
    Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Heart 91:1394-9. 2005
    ..To document patterns of risk stratification, management practices, and outcomes among patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS) presenting without high risk features...
  3. ncbi request reprint Women and elderly: subgroups under-represented in clinical trials
    Gerard Devlin
    University of Auckland Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Curr Opin Cardiol 25:335-9. 2010
    ..This manuscript reviews the currently available evidence base in the management of both groups presenting with ischaemic heart disease and heart failure...
  4. doi request reprint Management and 6-month outcomes in elderly and very elderly patients with high-risk non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events
    Gerard Devlin
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Eur Heart J 29:1275-82. 2008
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  5. ncbi request reprint The incidence of transcatheter aortic valve implantation-related heart block in self-expandable Medtronic CoreValve and balloon-expandable Edwards valves
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:173-6. 2012
    ..This observational study reports and compares the incidence of heart block in both Medtronic and Edwards transcatheter valves...
  6. ncbi request reprint Medium to long-term clinical outcomes with everolimus-eluting stents in real-life percutaneous coronary intervention
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Pembroke and Selwyn Sts, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 41:252-7. 2012
    ..We measured the medium to long-term major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) defined as all-cause mortality, myocardial infarction (MI) and target vessel revascularisation (TVR) and stent thrombosis. Materials and..
  7. doi request reprint Mitral stenosis as a risk factor for embolic myocardial infarction--anticoagulation for some patients, individual treatment for all
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Pembroke and Selwyn Streets, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    Heart Lung Circ 20:728-30. 2011
    ..The management of embolic myocardial infarction is discussed along with the risks of embolism in patients with mitral stenosis who remain in sinus rhythm...
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of amino-terminal fraction brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) assays in general practices in Waikato, New Zealand
    Veronique Gibbons
    Waikato Clinical School, Peter Rothwell Academic Centre, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, Waikato
    N Z Med J 120:U2555. 2007
    ..To assess the use of the amino-terminal fraction brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) assay in the management of patients with suspected heart failure in general practice in Waikato District Health Board (DHB)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patients admitted with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in New Zealand in 2007: results of a second comprehensive nationwide audit and a comparison with the first audit from 2002
    Chris Ellis
    Cardiology Department, Green Lane CVS Services, Level 3, Auckland City Hospital, Grafton, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:25-43. 2010
    ..To compare patient management in 2007 with the 1st NZ Cardiac Society ACS Audit from 2002...
  10. ncbi request reprint ACS patients in New Zealand experience significant delays to access cardiac investigations and revascularisation treatment especially when admitted to non-interventional centres: results of the second comprehensive national audit of ACS patients
    Chris Ellis
    Cardiology Department, Green Lane CVS Services, Level 3, Auckland City Hospital, Grafton, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:44-60. 2010
    ..To compare the management of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients presenting to interventional versus non-interventional New Zealand hospitals, with emphasis, on access delays for invasive assessment and revascularisation treatments...
  11. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of patients with untreated severe aortic stenosis in real-world practice
    Suresh Perera
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 124:40-8. 2011
    ..We describe the burden of untreated severe aortic stenosis at a tertiary care hospital in New Zealand...
  12. pmc The vulnerable plaque: the real villain in acute coronary syndromes
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, New Zealand
    Open Cardiovasc Med J 5:123-9. 2011
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  13. pmc Loss of short-term symptomatic benefit in patients with an occluded infarct artery is unrelated to non-protocol revascularization: results from the Occluded Artery Trial (OAT)
    Gerard Devlin
    Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Am Heart J 161:84-90. 2011
    ..Angina rates were lower in PCI early, but the advantage over MED was lost by 3 years...
  14. ncbi request reprint Left main stem stenosis in the unstable patient--forewarned is forearmed
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital Pembroke and Selwyn Sts, Private Bag 3200, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 124:111-3. 2011
    ..These include hemodynamic instability and widespread ST segment depression, which are well known . In addition, ST segment elevation in lead aVr, a less recognised finding associated with severe left main disease, may be present...
  15. ncbi request reprint Congenital left main coronary artery to main pulmonary artery fistula with bicuspid aortic valve: a case report and review of literature
    Pawan Singhal
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    J Card Surg 25:295-9. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Unusually virulent coagulase-negative Staphylococcus lugdunensis is frequently associated with infective endocarditis: a Waikato series of patients
    Michael Liang
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 125:51-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to review cases of S. lugdunensis bacteraemia isolated from a New Zealand tertiary institution and describe the clinical presentation, diagnosis and treatment of the patients...
  17. doi request reprint Primary percutaneous balloon pericardiotomy for malignant pericardial effusion
    Neil Swanson
    Department of Cardiology, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:504-7. 2008
    ..Over a 16-year period, we have adopted a strategy of managing such patients with balloon pericardiotomy as the initial preferred treatment. The results are described and compared to alternative management strategies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mechano-growth factor reduces loss of cardiac function in acute myocardial infarction
    Violaine Carpenter
    Waikato Clinical School, Private Bag 3200, Hamilton, New Zealand
    Heart Lung Circ 17:33-9. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine if MGF would reduce the area of 'at-risk' myocardium and improve cardiac function in the post-infarct heart...
  19. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous closure of left ventricular free wall rupture with associated false aneurysm to prevent cardioembolic stroke
    Wil Harrison
    Greenlane Cardiovascular Service, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
    Heart Lung Circ 17:250-3. 2008
    ..The primary aim of treatment was to prevent recurrent embolic event...
  20. doi request reprint Usefulness of quantitative versus qualitative ST-segment depression for risk stratification of non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes in contemporary clinical practice
    Raymond T Yan
    Canadian Heart Research Centre and Terrence Donnelly Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 101:919-24. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the findings do not support the quantification of STD in routine clinical practice beyond simple evaluation for the presence of STD as an integral part of comprehensive risk stratification using the GRACE risk score...