Affiliation: Chiang Mai University
- Splenectomy: a strong risk factor for pulmonary hypertension in patients with thalassaemiaA Phrommintikul
Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Heart 92:1467-72. 2006..To determine the association between splenectomy and pulmonary hypertension in patients with thalassaemia with anaemia...
- In-hospital invasive strategy and outcomes in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome management from Thai Acute Coronary Syndrome RegistryArintaya Phrommintikul
Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 90:74-80. 2007..Presently, there is no existing guideline in Thailand. Additionally, several different management factors of health care from Western countries being used...
- Acute oedema in the evaluation of microvascular reperfusion and myocardial salvage in reperfused myocardial infarction with cardiac magnetic resonance imagingArintaya Phrommintikul
Baker Heart Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Eur J Radiol 74:e12-7. 2010..The correlation between myocardial oedema and reperfusion status suggests a pathological role of acute oedema in the impairment of microvascular reperfusion...
- Influenza vaccination reduces cardiovascular events in patients with acute coronary syndromeArintaya Phrommintikul
Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
Eur Heart J 32:1730-5. 2011..However, the protective effects of the influenza vaccine on cardiovascular events are still inconclusive...
- Matrix metalloproteinases and myocardial infarctionWannakorn Phatharajaree
Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Can J Cardiol 23:727-33. 2007..Current findings on the role of MMP inhibitors in cardiac remodelling and the prognosis after AMI in both animal models and clinical studies are also examined...
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension in Thai patients with systemic sclerosisSuparaporn Wangkaew
Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 91:166-72. 2008..Study the clinical features of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in Thai patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc), and compare these features between those with limited (lc) SSc and diffuse (dc) SSc...
- Heart rate variability in beta-thalassemia patientsWasarut Rutjanaprom
Cardiac Electrophysiology Unit, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Eur J Haematol 83:483-9. 2009..We evaluated HRV in TM patients and its relationship with hemodynamics and echocardiographic parameters during a 6-month follow-up...
- Chronic urotensin II receptor antagonist treatment does not alter hypertrophy or fibrosis in a rat model of pressure-overload hypertrophyAndrew R Kompa
Department of Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Victoria, Australia
Peptides 31:1523-30. 2010..We hypothesize that other neurohumoral pathways may have a greater involvement in the pathogenesis of this model. Targeting the UII system appears to be insufficient to observe a beneficial outcome...
- Complete right bundle branch block predicts mortality in Thai patients with chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fractionWanwarang Wongcharoen
Department of lnternal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 93:413-9. 2010..However, it is conflicting whether left bundle branch block (LBBB) or right bundle branch block (RBBB) is a better predictor for mortality...