Julio Nunez

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis and clinical outcomes in patients with refractory congestive heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed) 65:986-95. 2012
  2. pmc Differential mortality association of loop diuretic dosage according to blood urea nitrogen and carbohydrate antigen 125 following a hospitalization for acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:974-84. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Antigen carbohydrate 125 and brain natriuretic peptide serial measurements for risk stratification following an episode of acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 159:21-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis as a therapeutic alternative in patients with advanced congestive heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:540-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Differential prognostic effect of systolic blood pressure on mortality according to left-ventricular function in patients with acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:38-44. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic implications of active cytomegalovirus infection in patients with acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Cardiology Service, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia, Spain
    Clin Sci (Lond) 119:443-52. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Improvement in risk stratification with the combination of the tumour marker antigen carbohydrate 125 and brain natriuretic peptide in patients with acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA Universitat de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Eur Heart J 31:1752-63. 2010
  8. doi request reprint [Invasive revascularization strategy in non-ST-segment acute coronary syndromes. The debate continues]
    Julio Nunez
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 133:717-23. 2009
  9. pmc Carbohydrate antigen 125: an emerging prognostic risk factor in acute heart failure?
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Heart 93:716-21. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of leukocytosis in acute coronary syndromes: the cinderella of the inflammatory markers
    J Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Valencia Spain
    Curr Med Chem 13:2113-8. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis and clinical outcomes in patients with refractory congestive heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed) 65:986-95. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess its effect on long-term clinical outcomes in patients with advanced heart failure and renal dysfunction...
  2. pmc Differential mortality association of loop diuretic dosage according to blood urea nitrogen and carbohydrate antigen 125 following a hospitalization for acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:974-84. 2012
    ..We sought to explore whether BUN and CA125 modulate the mortality risk associated with HDLDs following a hospitalization for acute heart failure (AHF)...
  3. doi request reprint Antigen carbohydrate 125 and brain natriuretic peptide serial measurements for risk stratification following an episode of acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 159:21-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this work is to assess the prognostic utility of serial measurements of BNP, CA125, and their optimal combination for predicting long-term mortality, following a hospitalization for acute heart failure (AHF)...
  4. doi request reprint Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis as a therapeutic alternative in patients with advanced congestive heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:540-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the therapeutic role of CAPD, in terms of surrogate endpoints, in the management of patients with advanced CHF and renal dysfunction...
  5. doi request reprint Differential prognostic effect of systolic blood pressure on mortality according to left-ventricular function in patients with acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:38-44. 2010
    ..To evaluate the relationship between systolic blood pressure (SBP) and long-term mortality in patients with acute heart failure (AHF) stratified by ejection fraction (LVEF): reduced (< or =40%) vs. preserved (> or =50%)...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic implications of active cytomegalovirus infection in patients with acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Cardiology Service, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia, Spain
    Clin Sci (Lond) 119:443-52. 2010
    ..39 (95% confidence interval, 2.02-9.52); P<0.001]. In conclusion, active CMV infection occurs, although uncommonly, in patients with AHF, and may be a marker of disease severity...
  7. doi request reprint Improvement in risk stratification with the combination of the tumour marker antigen carbohydrate 125 and brain natriuretic peptide in patients with acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA Universitat de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Eur Heart J 31:1752-63. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, no attempt has been made to explore the utility of combining these two biomarkers. We sought to assess whether CA125 adds prognostic value to BNP in predicting 6-month all-cause mortality in patients with AHF...
  8. doi request reprint [Invasive revascularization strategy in non-ST-segment acute coronary syndromes. The debate continues]
    Julio Nunez
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 133:717-23. 2009
    ..In order to reach definitive conclusions, further randomized studies should: a) expand inclusion criteria to highest risk populations and; b) standardize the methodology, objectives and outcome definitions...
  9. pmc Carbohydrate antigen 125: an emerging prognostic risk factor in acute heart failure?
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Heart 93:716-21. 2007
    ..To assess whether circulating levels of carbohydrate antigen 125 (CA125) predict subsequent 6-month all-cause mortality in patients after the index hospitalisation for acute heart failure (HF)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of leukocytosis in acute coronary syndromes: the cinderella of the inflammatory markers
    J Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Valencia Spain
    Curr Med Chem 13:2113-8. 2006
    ..However, a formal comparison is needed between WBC count with other inflammatory markers such high-sensitive C-reactive protein to fully characterize its diagnostic accuracy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Low lymphocyte count in acute phase of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction predicts long-term recurrent myocardial infarction
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia España, Spain
    Coron Artery Dis 21:1-7. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint [Prognostic value of white blood cell count in acute myocardial infarction: long-term mortality]
    Julio Nunez
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 58:631-9. 2005
    ..All-cause mortality was recorded during a median follow-up period of 10+/-2 months. The relationship between WBC and mortality was assessed by Cox regression analysis for both types of AMI...
  13. doi request reprint Therapeutic implications of low lymphocyte count in non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 20:768-74. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of brain natriuretic peptide in acute heart failure: mortality and hospital readmission
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spapin
    Rev Esp Cardiol 61:1332-7. 2008
    ..In contrast, the BNP level did not predict readmission for acute heart failure, mainly because of the effect of death as a competing outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Low lymphocyte count and cardiovascular diseases
    J Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Spain
    Curr Med Chem 18:3226-33. 2011
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  16. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the relative lymphocyte count to predict one-year mortality in patients with acute heart failure
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 107:1034-9. 2011
    ..In conclusion, in patients with AHF, RLC% is a simple, widely available, and inexpensive biomarker, with potential for identifying patients at increased risk for 1-year mortality...
  17. doi request reprint [Benefits of statin therapy based on plasma carbohydrate antigen 125 values following an admission for acute heart failure]
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 64:1100-8. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Relationship between low lymphocyte count and major cardiac events in patients with acute chest pain, a non-diagnostic electrocardiogram and normal troponin levels
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 206:251-7. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the relationship between the lymphocyte count obtained in the Emergency Department (ED) and the risk of the long-term all-cause mortality or myocardial infarction (MI) in patients with ACPneg...
  19. doi request reprint Usefulness of the neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio in predicting long-term mortality in ST segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 101:747-52. 2008
    ..In conclusion, N/L max is a useful marker to predict subsequent mortality in patients admitted for STEMI, with a superior discriminative ability than total WBC max...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Prognostic value of the left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with acute heart failure]
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Valencia, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 131:161-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the relation of LVEF in long-term mortality and readmissions for acute heart failure in a non-selected population of patients admitted with acute heart failure (AHF)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of acute heart failure following discharge in patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome on the subsequent risk of death or acute myocardial infarction
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 63:1035-44. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prognostic effect of a first admission for AHF on the risk of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) or death in patients who survived an episode of high-risk NSTEACS...
  22. doi request reprint Limitations of clinical history for evaluation of patients with acute chest pain, non-diagnostic electrocardiogram, and normal troponin
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 101:613-7. 2008
    ..Short-term outcomes, including revascularization, however, are not predicted as well. Therefore, ancillary tools, such as noninvasive stress tests, should be implemented for decision making at initial hospitalization or discharge...
  23. doi request reprint White blood cell subtypes after STEMI: temporal evolution, association with cardiovascular magnetic resonance--derived infarct size and impact on outcome
    Oliver Husser
    Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia, Spain
    Inflammation 34:73-84. 2011
    ..2, 95%CI [1.1-1.4], p = 0.003). Large infarctions show a marked neutrophil peak and an increasing monocyte count. Neutrophil count independently predicts large infarctions and MACE...
  24. doi request reprint Contractile reserve and extent of transmural necrosis in the setting of myocardial stunning: comparison at cardiac MR imaging
    Vicente Bodi
    Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Radiology 255:755-63. 2010
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  25. ncbi request reprint [Prognostic value of serum creatinine in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome]
    Lorenzo Facila
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 59:209-16. 2006
    ..The main aim was to investigate the relationship between kidney failure at admission and one-year mortality in patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome...
  26. doi request reprint Prognostic implications of dipyridamole cardiac MR imaging: a prospective multicenter registry
    Vicente Bodi
    Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia 46010, Spain
    Radiology 262:91-100. 2012
    ..To evaluate dipyridamole cardiac magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in the prediction of major events (MEs) in patients with ischemic chest pain in a large multicenter registry...
  27. doi request reprint Head to head comparison of quantitative versus visual analysis of contrast CMR in the setting of myocardial stunning after STEMI: implications on late systolic function and patient outcome
    Oliver Husser
    Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010, Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:559-69. 2010
    ..30 95%CI [1.04-1.61], P = 0.02) and MACE (HR 1.38 95%CI [1.19-1.60], P < 0.001). Visual analysis of CMR after STEMI is not time consuming and predicts dEF and MACE comparable to quantification. ETN was the strongest parameter...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prognostic usefulness of white blood cell count on admission and one-year outcome in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute chest pain
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 98:885-9. 2006
    ..However, in the absence of myocardial necrosis, leukocyte count lacks prognostic value...
  29. ncbi request reprint Multimarker risk strategy for predicting 1-month and 1-year major events in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Vicent Bodi
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am Heart J 149:268-74. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to define the utility of the combined measurement of troponin I, myoglobin, C-reactive protein, fibrinogen, and homocysteine to predict risk in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Limitations of myocardial blush grade in the evaluation of myocardial perfusion in patients with acute myocardial infarction and TIMI grade 3 flow]
    Vicente Bertomeu-Gonzalez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Valencia, Universitat de Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 59:575-81. 2006
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  31. ncbi request reprint New risk score for patients with acute chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation, and normal troponin concentrations: a comparison with the TIMI risk score
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:443-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this research was to develop a risk score for patients with chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation electrocardiogram (ECG), and normal troponin levels...
  32. doi request reprint Analysis of post-infarction salvaged myocardium by cardiac magnetic resonance. Predictors and influence on adverse ventricular remodeling
    Jose V Monmeneu
    Unidad de Imagen Cardiaca ERESA, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl) 65:634-41. 2012
    ..To evaluate by cardiovascular magnetic resonance those factors related to the amount of salvaged myocardium after a myocardial infarction and its value in predicting adverse ventricular remodeling...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of dipyridamole stress cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease
    Vicente Bodi
    Cardiology Department, University Clinic Hospital, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1174-9. 2007
    ..We evaluated the prognostic value of dipyridamole stress cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) in patients with chest pain and known or suspected coronary artery disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of early exercise testing and clinical risk score for prognostic evaluation in chest pain units without preexisting evidence of myocardial ischemia
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 97:633-5. 2006
    ..2 to 2.9, p = 0.003) end points. In conclusion, if a policy of invasive management is implemented for patients with positive exercise test results, the clinical risk score constitutes the main prognostic predictor of 1-year outcome...
  35. doi request reprint Prognostic value of a comprehensive cardiac magnetic resonance assessment soon after a first ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Vicente Bodi
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:835-42. 2009
    ..To evaluate the prognostic value of a comprehensive cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) assessment soon after a first ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of concomitant myoglobin and troponin elevation as a biochemical marker of mortality in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Valencia, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 91:448-51. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Prognostic effect of renal dysfunction after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction with and without heart failure
    Vicente Bertomeu-Gonzalez
    Cardiology Department, Valencia Clinic University Hospital, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 112:159-65. 2006
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  38. ncbi request reprint Additional diagnostic value of systolic dysfunction induced by dipyridamole stress cardiac magnetic resonance used in detecting coronary artery disease
    Oliver Husser
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia 46010, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 62:383-91. 2009
    ..This study investigated whether the induction of systolic dysfunction supplements the diagnostic information provided by perfusion imaging in the detection of CAD...
  39. pmc Efficacy of coronary revascularization in patients with acute chest pain managed in a chest pain unit
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat deValència, Valencia, Spain
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:323-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the safety of discharge of patients deemed at low risk of cardiac events after evaluation in a chest pain unit and to determine the prognostic effect of revascularization of patients deemed at high risk...
  40. ncbi request reprint A practical approach with outcome for the prognostic assessment of non-ST-segment elevation chest pain and normal troponin
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 99:797-801. 2007
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  41. ncbi request reprint [Independent role of C reactive protein to predict major events at one-month and at one-year in acute coronary syndrome without ST elevation]
    Vicent Bodi
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico y Universitario, Universidad de Valencia, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 122:248-52. 2004
    ..We intended to determine whether C-reactive protein (CRP) provides independent prognostic information after a non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome...
  42. doi request reprint Usefulness of pain presentation characteristics for predicting outcome in patients presenting to the hospital with chest pain of uncertain origin
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, INCLIVA, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Departament de Medicina, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Emerg Med J 28:847-50. 2011
    ..Decision making in chest pain of uncertain origin is challenging...
  43. ncbi request reprint Significance of exercise-induced ST segment elevation in Q leads in patients with a recent myocardial infarction and an open infarct-related artery Analysis with angiography, intracoronary myocardial contrast echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonanc
    Vicent Bodi
    Cardiology Department, Clinic University Hospital, Blasco Ibañez Avenue 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 103:85-91. 2005
    ..We aimed to elucidate the role of myocardial perfusion and viability in this scenario...
  44. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of C-reactive protein and left ventricular function for risk assessment in survivors of acute myocardial infarction
    Juan Sanchis
    Hospital Clinic Universitari, Servei de Cardiologia, Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia 46010, Spain
    Am J Cardiol 94:766-9. 2004
    ..78 with CRP. CRP is associated with mortality in addition to age and parameters of ventricular function (Killip class and ejection fraction) in survivors of AMI, although the relevance of its additive predictive role seems marginal...
  45. doi request reprint One-week and 6-month cardiovascular magnetic resonance outcome of the pharmacoinvasive strategy and primary angioplasty for the reperfusion of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Vicente Bodi
    Departamento de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 64:111-20. 2011
    ..Using cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging we compared the left ventricular outcome of the pharmacoinvasive strategy and primary angioplasty for the reperfusion of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction...
  46. doi request reprint Function of remote non-infarcted myocardium after STEMI: analysis with cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Oliver Husser
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:2057-64. 2012
    ..After 6 month a slight hypercontractility can only be observed in small infarctions. In medium and large infarctions no difference of SWT in remote myocardium compared to controls can be observed...
  47. doi request reprint Differential prognostic effect of revascularization according to a simple comorbidity index in high-risk non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome
    Patricia Palau
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Clin Cardiol 35:237-43. 2012
    ..Nevertheless, therapeutic implications have not been derived...
  48. ncbi request reprint The sum of ST-segment elevation is the best predictor of microvascular obstruction in patients treated successfully by primary percutaneous coronary intervention. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance study
    Oliver Husser
    Departamento de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico y Universitario, INCLIVA, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 63:1145-54. 2010
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Uncontrolled immune response in acute myocardial infarction: unraveling the thread
    Vicente Bodi
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Valencia, Spain
    Am Heart J 156:1065-73. 2008
    ..It is needed to unravel the thread of the inflammatory cells to better understand the pathophysiology as well as to open innovative therapeutic options in AMI...
  50. doi request reprint Release of necrosis markers and cardiovascular magnetic resonance-derived microvascular perfusion in reperfused ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Oliver Husser
    Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Thromb Res 124:592-600. 2009
    ..The association of the temporal evolution of cardiac necrosis marker release with cardiovascular magnetic resonance-derived microvascular perfusion after ST-elevation myocardial infarction is unknown...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Abnormal myocardial perfusion after infarction in patients with persistent TIMI grade-3 flow. Only an acute phenomenon?]
    Vicente Bodi
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clínico y Universitario de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 60:486-92. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that defects of myocardial perfusion may persist during the following months...
  52. ncbi request reprint [An invasive strategy in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes. From large trials to the real world]
    Vicent Bodi
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 57:1143-50. 2004
    ..We report the impact on prognosis of an invasive strategy used at our center for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome...
  53. pmc Influence of comorbid conditions on one-year outcomes in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome
    Juan Sanchis
    Cardiology Department, University Clinic Hospital, Medicine Department, University of Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:291-6. 2011
    ..To investigate comorbid conditions with prognostic influence in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTEACS)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes: predictive power of troponin I, C-reactive protein, fibrinogen and homocysteine
    Vicent Bodi
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 98:277-83. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to define the fitted prognostic value of the most widely used variables of necrosis and inflammation as well as of homocysteine...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Sex differences in mortality at one-month and at one-year after an acute coronary syndrome]
    Vicent Bodi
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 122:566-9. 2004
    ..We aimed to delineate the sex differences in short-term (one-month) and long-term (one-year) cardiac death after an acute coronary syndrome...
  56. doi request reprint Hyperuricemia in acute heart failure. More than a simple spectator?
    Anna L Alimonda
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 20:74-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if UA levels predict all-cause mortality. Additionally, as a secondary endpoint we sought the clinical predictors of UA serum level in this population...
  57. ncbi request reprint Why does C-reactive protein increase in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes? Role of myocardial damage
    Vicent Bodi
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Avda Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 92:129-35. 2003
    ..The mechanisms underlying the elevation of C-reactive protein in these patients have not been fully understood. We studied the factors related to the increase of this acute-phase reactant...
  58. doi request reprint [Carbohydrate antigen 125 serial measurements after an admission for acute heart failure and risk of early readmission]
    Gema Miñana Escrivá
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 139:479-86. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between CA125 levels (during hospitalization, at the first outpatient visit or their changes) and readmission for AHF at 6 months follow up...
  59. doi request reprint Identification of very low risk chest pain using clinical data in the emergency department
    Juan Sanchis
    Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 150:260-3. 2011
    ..Chest pain units, involving non-invasive stress testing, have logistic constraints. Our aim was to identify very low risk patients for early discharge using clinical data...
  60. doi request reprint Right ventricular involvement in anterior myocardial infarction: a translational approach
    Vicente Bodi
    Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, University of Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia 46010, Spain
    Cardiovasc Res 87:601-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the involvement of the right ventricle (RV) in reperfused anterior ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Post-reperfusion lymphopenia and microvascular obstruction in ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction
    Vicente Bodi
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clínico y Universitario de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 62:1109-17. 2009
    ..The pathophysiology of this process has not been fully defined. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between post-reperfusion lymphopenia and microvascular obstruction...
  62. ncbi request reprint [Emergency room risk stratification of patients with chest pain without ST segment elevation]
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 56:955-62. 2003
    ..To investigate the prognostic factors in patients who come to the emergency room with chest pain but without ST segment elevation...
  63. ncbi request reprint Effect of invasive treatment on prognosis in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome with or without systolic dysfunction
    Patricia Palau
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, INCLIVA, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 63:915-24. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effect of invasive treatment on the prognosis of patients with NSTEACS, with or without systolic dysfunction...
  64. ncbi request reprint Non-ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction with normal coronary arteries: predictors and prognosis
    Alejandro Cortell
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 62:1260-6. 2009
    ..Occasionally, coronary arteries without significant stenosis are observed during invasive treatment of acute non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI). The aim was to investigate predictive factors and prognosis in these patients...
  65. ncbi request reprint Predictors of short-term outcome in acute chest pain without ST-segment elevation
    Juan Sanchis
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 92:193-9. 2003
    ..Management of acute chest pain in the emergency room constitutes a challenge...
  66. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of a comprehensive cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging assessment for predicting recovery of left ventricular wall motion in the setting of myocardial stunning
    Vicente Bodi
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clínico y Universitario de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1747-52. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the usefulness of a comprehensive assessment of four cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR)-derived myocardial viability indexes in the setting of myocardial stunning...
  67. doi request reprint Randomized comparison between clinical evaluation plus N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide versus exercise testing for decision making in acute chest pain of uncertain origin
    Juan Sanchis
    Cardiology Department, University Clinic Hospital, University of Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, Valencia, Spain
    Am Heart J 159:176-82. 2010
    ....
  68. doi request reprint Prognostic implications of arterial blood gases in acute decompensated heart failure
    Gema Minana
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 22:489-94. 2011
    ..We therefore conducted the present study to determine the relationship between ABG on admission and long-term mortality in patients with ADHF...
  69. ncbi request reprint Evolution of 5 cardiovascular magnetic resonance-derived viability indexes after reperfused myocardial infarction
    Vicente Bodi
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clínico y Universitario de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Am Heart J 153:649-55. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the simultaneous evolution of 5 cardiovascular magnetic resonance-derived myocardial viability indexes...
  70. ncbi request reprint Cardiac magnetic resonance evaluation of edema after ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction
    Jose V Monmeneu
    ERESA, Unidad de Imagen Cardiaca, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 62:858-66. 2009
    ..The aims of the study were to characterize myocardial edema after ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and to investigate its impact on ventricular function and its subsequent evolution...
  71. ncbi request reprint [Influence of antecedent of hypertension in patients with acute coronary syndrome without ST elevation]
    Lorenzo Facila
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Valencia, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 126:121-4. 2006
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint [Study of post-infarction coronary perfusion using quantitative analysis of myocardial echocardiography with intravenous injection of contrast]
    Vicent Bodi
    Servicio de Cardiología Hospital Clínic i Universitari, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 58:137-44. 2005
    ..We compared the usefulness of the quantitative analysis of myocardial contrast echocardiography with intravenous injection of contrast (MCE-iv) with intracoronary injection (MCE-ic) for analyzing coronary perfusion...
  73. ncbi request reprint [Short-term prognosis of patients admitted for probable acute coronary syndrome without ST-segment elevation. Role of new myocardial damage markers and acute-phase reactants]
    Vicent Bodi
    Servei de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Valencia, Universitat de Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 55:823-30. 2002
    ..The relative value of classic markers, myocardial damage variables, and levels of acute-phase reactants in establishing the pre-discharge prognosis of acute coronary syndrome without ST-segment elevation was analyzed...
  74. ncbi request reprint [Invasive strategy in patients with advanced diabetes and non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome. Angiographic findings and clinical follow-up. PREDICAR study results]
    Juan Sanchis
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 59:321-8. 2006
    ....
  75. doi request reprint The DD genotype of the angiotensin converting enzyme gene independently associates with CMR-derived abnormal microvascular perfusion in patients with a first anterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction treated with thrombolytic agents
    Vicente Bodi
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Thromb Res 124:e56-61. 2009
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Prognostic differences between routine invasive and conservative strategies for the management of high-risk, non-ST segment acute coronary syndromes: Experience from two consecutive periods in a single center
    Julio Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universitat de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 18:409-16. 2007
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint The left radial approach in daily practice. A randomized study comparing femoral and right and left radial approaches
    Enrique Santas
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clínico y Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 62:482-90. 2009
    ..The left radial (LR) approach is seldom used and few data are available from randomized studies comparing this approach with F and RR approaches...
  78. ncbi request reprint Intravenous N-acetylcysteine for preventing contrast-induced nephropathy: a randomised trial
    Nieves Carbonell
    Coronary Care Unit, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 115:57-62. 2007
    ..Studies evaluating the role of N-acetylcysteine in patients undergoing coronary angiography have yielded inconsistent data. Less is known about patients with normal renal function at baseline...
  79. doi request reprint [Regression modeling strategies]
    Eduardo Nunez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, INCLIVA, Universitat de Valencia, Espana
    Rev Esp Cardiol 64:501-7. 2011
    ..If resources allow, validate the prediction model on external data...
  80. doi request reprint Anticoagulation prescription in atrial fibrillation
    Vicente Bertomeu-Gonzalez
    Cardiology Department, Hospital Universitario de San Juan, Carretera nacional N 332, sn 03550, Alicante, Spain
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 12:1473-9. 2011
    ..We seek to assess the factors associated with the anticoagulation prescription in a cohort of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) collected from out-patient clinics...
  81. doi request reprint [Factors associated with uncontrolled hypertension in patients with and without cardiovascular disease]
    Alberto Cordero
    Departamento de Cardiologia, Hospital Universitario de San Juan, 3550 Sant Joan d Alacant, Alicante, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 64:587-93. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the rate of blood pressure (BP) control and related risk factors...
  82. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the extension of Q-waves after infarction with body surface map: relationship with infarct size
    Vicente Bodi
    Department of Cardiology, Clinic University Hospital, Universidad de Valencia, Blasco Ibanez 17, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 111:399-404. 2006
    ..We aimed to characterize the extension of Q-waves after a first ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction using body surface map (BSM) and its relationship with infarct size quantified with cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR)...
  83. ncbi request reprint [Prognostic impact of anemia in acute heart failure]
    Luciano Consuegra-Sanchez
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Clinico de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Rev Invest Clin 58:279-84. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the prognosis significance of hemoglobin/anemia in patients with acute heart failure which required management with hospital admission...
  84. ncbi request reprint Preoperative use of sotalol versus atenolol for atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Rafael Sanjuan
    Division of Coronary Care Unit, Clinic University Hospital, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:838-43. 2004
    ..Preliminary investigations reporting sotalol and atenolol to be effective in preventing postoperative atrial fibrillation are encouraging, but no studies have been conducted comparing both drugs...