Jaap W Deckers

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Changes in clinical profile, treatment, and mortality in patients hospitalised for acute myocardial infarction between 1985 and 2008
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e26917. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Classification of myocardial infarction and unstable angina: a re-assessment
    Jaap W Deckers
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Room Bd 420, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 167:2387-90. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment benefit by perindopril in patients with stable coronary artery disease at different levels of risk
    Jaap W Deckers
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 27:796-801. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Trends in prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and their treatment in coronary heart disease: the Euroaspire-project]
    Jaap W Deckers
    Erasmus MC, afd Cardiologie, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A1229. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Coronary calcification and the risk of heart failure in the elderly: the Rotterdam Study
    Maarten J G Leening
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 5:874-80. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of prognosis in unrecognized versus recognized myocardial infarction in men versus women >55 years of age (from the Rotterdam Study)
    Abbas Dehghan
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:1-6. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 activity and risk of heart failure: The Rotterdam study
    Laura C van Vark
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 27:2346-52. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Sex-related trends in mortality in hospitalized men and women after myocardial infarction between 1985 and 2008: equal benefit for women and men
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 126:2184-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Development and validation of a cardiovascular risk assessment model in patients with established coronary artery disease
    Linda Battes
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 112:27-33. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Decline in 20-year mortality after myocardial infarction in patients with chronic kidney disease: evolution from the prethrombolysis to the percutaneous coronary intervention era
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Kidney Int 84:353-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. pmc Changes in clinical profile, treatment, and mortality in patients hospitalised for acute myocardial infarction between 1985 and 2008
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e26917. 2011
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Classification of myocardial infarction and unstable angina: a re-assessment
    Jaap W Deckers
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Room Bd 420, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 167:2387-90. 2013
    ..Patients with such characteristics should benefit from thorough medical management, including extensive platelet inhibition in most and coronary revascularization in many. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment benefit by perindopril in patients with stable coronary artery disease at different levels of risk
    Jaap W Deckers
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 27:796-801. 2006
    ..We developed a cardiovascular risk model based on the EUROPA study population and investigated whether benefit of long-term administration of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE)-inhibitor perindopril was modified by risk level...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Trends in prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and their treatment in coronary heart disease: the Euroaspire-project]
    Jaap W Deckers
    Erasmus MC, afd Cardiologie, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A1229. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and their treatment in Dutch patients with coronary heart disease (the 'Euroaspire'-project) and to compare these data with those from 4 and 10 years previously...
  5. doi request reprint Coronary calcification and the risk of heart failure in the elderly: the Rotterdam Study
    Maarten J G Leening
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 5:874-80. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the association of coronary artery calcification (CAC) with incident heart failure in the elderly and examine its independence of overt coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of prognosis in unrecognized versus recognized myocardial infarction in men versus women >55 years of age (from the Rotterdam Study)
    Abbas Dehghan
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:1-6. 2014
    ..In men, the prognosis is as unfavorable as that of patients with recognized MIs. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 activity and risk of heart failure: The Rotterdam study
    Laura C van Vark
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 27:2346-52. 2006
    ..Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) has pro-inflammatory properties. We investigated whether Lp-PLA2 activity is associated with heart failure...
  8. doi request reprint Sex-related trends in mortality in hospitalized men and women after myocardial infarction between 1985 and 2008: equal benefit for women and men
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 126:2184-9. 2012
    ..We aimed to study sex-related differences in temporal trends in short- and long-term mortality from 1985 to 2008 in patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction...
  9. doi request reprint Development and validation of a cardiovascular risk assessment model in patients with established coronary artery disease
    Linda Battes
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 112:27-33. 2013
    ..However, the prediction of nonfatal outcomes, both separately and combined with fatal outcomes, poses major challenges for clinicians and model developers...
  10. doi request reprint Decline in 20-year mortality after myocardial infarction in patients with chronic kidney disease: evolution from the prethrombolysis to the percutaneous coronary intervention era
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Kidney Int 84:353-8. 2013
    ..Although our findings were similar for all stages of kidney function, the prognosis remains poor for patients with stage 4-5 CKD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mortality in patients with hypertension on angiotensin-I converting enzyme (ACE)-inhibitor treatment is influenced by the ACE insertion/deletion polymorphism
    Gysèle S Bleumink
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 15:75-81. 2005
    ..We studied the possible interaction between ACE-inhibitor therapy in patients with hypertension and the ACE I/D polymorphism in incident heart failure and death...
  12. pmc Distribution of echocardiographic parameters and their associations with cardiovascular risk factors in the Rotterdam Study
    Isabella Kardys
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:481-90. 2010
    ..In conclusion, ventricular systolic and diastolic dysfunction is present in asymptomatic individuals. Selected established cardiovascular risk factors are associated with structural, systolic and diastolic parameters...
  13. doi request reprint Prognostic markers in young patients with premature coronary heart disease
    Janine E van Loon
    Department of Haematology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 224:213-7. 2012
    ..To evaluate the survival and prognostic implications of cardiovascular, inflammatory and prothrombotic risk factors in young patients with premature coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Incidence of recognized and unrecognized myocardial infarction in men and women aged 55 and older: the Rotterdam Study
    Anneke De Torbal
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 27:729-36. 2006
    ..Contemporary data on the incidence of unrecognized myocardial infarction (MI) among subjects aged 55 and older are limited...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prolonged QTc interval and risk of sudden cardiac death in a population of older adults
    Sabine M J M Straus
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:362-7. 2006
    ..This study sought to investigate whether prolongation of the heart rate-corrected QT (QTc) interval is a risk factor for sudden cardiac death in the general population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Smoking behaviour in European patients with established coronary heart disease
    Wilma Scholte op Reimer
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 27:35-41. 2006
    ..We aimed to study smoking behaviour in European patients, as well as trends in this behaviour over time. We further aimed to evaluate the relation between selected patient characteristics and smoking cessation...
  17. doi request reprint Seven-year safety and efficacy of the unrestricted use of drug-eluting stents in saphenous vein bypass grafts
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Ba 559 Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:912-8. 2012
    ..The aim was to investigate the 7-year clinical outcomes of patients treated with either drug-eluting stents (DES) or bare-metal stents (BMS) for saphenous vein graft disease (SVG)...
  18. doi request reprint Unrecognised myocardial infarction and long-term risk of heart failure in the elderly: the Rotterdam Study
    Maarten J G Leening
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart 96:1458-62. 2010
    ..To examine the association between unrecognised myocardial infarction (MI) as detected by electrocardiography and the long-term risk of heart failure...
  19. ncbi request reprint The cardioprotective effects of the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor perindopril in patients with stable coronary artery disease are not modified by mild to moderate renal insufficiency: insights from the EUROPA trial
    Jasper J Brugts
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2148-55. 2007
    ..This study sought to examine whether the cardioprotective effects of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor therapy by perindopril are modified by renal function in patients with stable coronary artery disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and risk of heart failure. The Rotterdam Study
    Isabella Kardys
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 152:514-20. 2006
    ..This study was designed to investigate the association between serum CRP levels, as determined by high-sensitivity assay, and the occurrence of heart failure...
  21. doi request reprint Variation in the von Willebrand factor gene is associated with von Willebrand factor levels and with the risk for cardiovascular disease
    Marianne C van Schie
    Department of Hematology, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Blood 117:1393-9. 2011
    ..44; 95% confidence interval [CI], 1.12-1.86 per minor allele). We confirmed the association between rs1063857 and CVD risk. Our data show that common variants in the VWF gene are associated with VWF levels and with the risk for CVD...
  22. doi request reprint Relation of admission glucose levels, short- and long-term (20-year) mortality after acute myocardial infarction
    Jaap W Deckers
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Ba 561 s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 112:1306-10. 2013
    ..Mortality decreased less from 1985 to 2008 in patients with hyperglycemia compared with those with normoglycemia. Efforts that establish optimal treatment for these patients remain warranted...
  23. ncbi request reprint Quantifying the heart failure epidemic: prevalence, incidence rate, lifetime risk and prognosis of heart failure The Rotterdam Study
    Gysèle S Bleumink
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Centre, PO Box 1738, 3000, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 25:1614-9. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence, incidence rate, lifetime risk and prognosis of heart failure...
  24. doi request reprint Age-dependent care and long-term (20 year) mortality of 14,434 myocardial infarction patients: changes from 1985 to 2008
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Ba Ba 561 s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 167:693-7. 2013
    ..To determine whether age-dependent inequalities in care and outcome changed over a 24 year period for patients admitted with a myocardial infarction (MI)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms and heart failure
    Gysèle S Bleumink
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Genet Med 6:465-74. 2004
    ....
  26. pmc Methods of data collection and definitions of cardiac outcomes in the Rotterdam Study
    Maarten J G Leening
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:173-85. 2012
    ..In all, detailed description of cardiac outcome definitions enhances the possibility to make comparisons with other studies in the field of cardiovascular research and may increase the strength of collaborations...
  27. ncbi request reprint Long-term effect of perindopril on coronary atherosclerosis progression (from the perindopril's prospective effect on coronary atherosclerosis by angiography and intravascular ultrasound evaluation [PERSPECTIVE] study)
    Gaston A Rodriguez-Granillo
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 100:159-63. 2007
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Echocardiographic parameters and all-cause mortality: the Rotterdam Study
    Isabella Kardys
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 133:198-204. 2009
    ..However, data on the predictive value of echocardiographic characteristics in the general population remain relatively scarce...
  29. pmc Short- and long-term mortality after myocardial infarction in patients with and without diabetes: changes from 1985 to 2008
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 35:2043-7. 2012
    ..To study temporal trends in short- and long-term outcome after myocardial infarction (MI) according to diabetes status...
  30. ncbi request reprint Microsimulation for clinical decision-making in individual patients with established coronary artery disease: a concept
    Linda Battes
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circ J 77:717-24. 2013
    ..We aim to further familiarize clinicians with the concept of microsimulation and to inform them about the modeling process...
  31. doi request reprint Survivors of ventricular fibrillation have persistent cardiovascular risk factors late in follow-up
    Tim Smith
    Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:161-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of cardiovascular and specific sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) risk factors, and the pharmacological treatment in ICD recipients who survived SCA caused by ventricular fibrillation (VF)...
  32. doi request reprint Effect of anemia on short- and long-term outcome in patients hospitalized for acute coronary syndromes
    John O Younge
    Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 109:506-10. 2012
    ..25 to 0.51). In conclusion, presence and severity of anemia is an important predictor of higher in-hospital and long-term mortality after ACS. In addition, since the 1980s in-hospital outcome of patients with ACS and anemia has improved...
  33. pmc Effect of genetic variations in syntaxin-binding protein-5 and syntaxin-2 on von Willebrand factor concentration and cardiovascular risk
    Janine E van Loon
    Department of Hematology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 3:507-12. 2010
    ..73 [95% confidence interval, 0.59, 0.89]; rs7978987: odds ratio, 0.81 [95% confidence interval, 0.65, 1.00]; rs11061158: odds ratio, 0.69 [95% confidence interval, 0.55, 0.88])...
  34. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure is insufficiently controlled in European patients with established coronary heart disease
    Eric Boersma
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 21:1831-40. 2003
    ..Adequate blood pressure control is therefore of utmost importance. We report on two successive European surveys that evaluated whether the goals given in recommendations on secondary prevention are achieved...
  35. ncbi request reprint Feelings of being disabled as a risk factor for mortality up to 8 years after acute myocardial infarction
    Maureen J van der Vlugt
    Thoraxcentre, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 59:247-53. 2005
    ..We examined the independent prognostic value of the four subscales of the Heart Patients Psychological Questionnaire (HPPQ) on mortality in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) survivors up to 8 years after the event...
  36. doi request reprint N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide testing in the emergency department: beneficial effects on hospitalization, costs, and outcome
    Joost H W Rutten
    Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical College University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 156:71-7. 2008
    ..Assessment of this biomarker in patients with acute dyspnea presenting to the emergency department (ED) may aid diagnostic decision-making, resulting in improved patient care and reduced costs...
  37. ncbi request reprint Contribution of nursing to risk factor management as perceived by patients with established coronary heart disease
    Wilma J M Scholte op Reimer
    Department of Cardiology Clinical Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dijkzigt Hospital, Room H556, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 1:87-94. 2002
    ..Guidelines stress the importance of risk factor management in patients with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for coronary heart disease and survival after myocardial infarction
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcentre, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:576-83. 2014
    ..We aimed to confirm this paradox and assess whether it extends to long-term outcome. In addition, we investigated temporal mortality trends...
  39. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor-I gene polymorphism and risk of heart failure (the Rotterdam Study)
    Gysèle S Bleumink
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 94:384-6. 2004
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Early angioplasty in acute coronary syndromes without persistent ST-segment elevation improves outcome but increases the need for six-month repeat revascularization: an analysis of the PURSUIT Trial. Platelet glycoprotein IIB/IIIA in Unstable angina: Rece
    Eelko Ronner
    University Hospital Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1924-9. 2002
    ..We explored the effect of timing of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in acute coronary syndromes (ACS) without persistent ST-segment elevation on the need for repeat revascularization, and we related this effect to other events...
  41. doi request reprint The new European Society of Cardiology guidelines on myocardial revascularisation: an appraisal
    Sjoerd T Nauta
    Thoraxcentre, Room Bd 420, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 RD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart 98:11-4. 2012
    ..There may be a role for procedure oriented guidelines but, in that case, the items at issue should remain confined to matters directly related to technical aspects of the procedure...
  42. doi request reprint Hypofibrinolysis is a risk factor for arterial thrombosis at young age
    Ana H C Guimarães
    Department of Haematology, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Haematol 145:115-20. 2009
    ..This points to an important contribution of hypofibrinolysis to the burden of arterial thrombosis...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Abandon LDL cholesterol target levels]
    Jaap W Deckers
    Erasmus MC, Thoraxcentrum, afd Cardiologie, Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 158:A7385. 2014
    ..Physicians should prescribe statins at doses used in the relevant clinical trials, independent of the LDL cholesterol level achieved. ..
  44. ncbi request reprint The association of Rose questionnaire angina pectoris and coronary calcification in a general population: the Rotterdam Coronary Calcification Study
    Hok Hay S Oei
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Epidemiol 14:431-6. 2004
    ..In a population-based study, we investigated the association between Rose questionnaire angina pectoris and coronary calcification...
  45. doi request reprint Statin prescription in men and women at cardiovascular risk: to whom and when?
    Jasper J Brugts
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Cardiol 25:484-9. 2010
    ..To review the recent evidence of the effectiveness of statin therapy in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in men and women without established cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of new small Q waves following non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes
    John H Alexander
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Med 115:613-9. 2003
    ..To investigate the prognostic importance of new small Q waves following an acute coronary syndrome...
  47. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of perindopril in reducing risk of cardiac events in patients with revascularized coronary artery disease
    Kim M Fox
    Cardiology Department, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London, UK
    Am Heart J 153:629-35. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Insight into ACE inhibition in the prevention of cardiac events in stable coronary artery disease: the EUROPA trial
    Roberto Ferrari
    Chair of Cardiology, University of Ferrara, Arcispedale S Anna, Corso Giovecca 203, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 5:1037-46. 2007
    ..Data on the pathophysiological mechanisms underlying CAD indicate direct vascular protection with perindopril. This helps explain why perindopril is beneficial in preventing cardiac events in stable CAD patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism and the risk of heart failure in hypertensive subjects
    Anna F C Schut
    Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology, Eramus Medical Centre Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 25:2143-8. 2004
    ..We assessed the relation between the ACE I/D polymorphism and the risk of incident heart failure in normotensive and hypertensive subjects...
  50. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on diabetes, pre-diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases: executive summary. The Task Force on Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)
    Lars Ryden
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 28:88-136. 2007
  51. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation--executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology Comm
    Valentin Fuster
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:854-906. 2006
  52. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the European Society of Cardiology Committee for Practice
    Valentin Fuster
    Circulation 114:e257-354. 2006
  53. ncbi request reprint Aspirin and coumadin after acute coronary syndromes (the ASPECT-2 study): a randomised controlled trial
    Robert F van Es
    Julius Centre for General Practice and Patient Oriented Research, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Netherlands
    Lancet 360:109-13. 2002
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 Guidelines for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force and the European Society of Cardiology Com
    Douglas P Zipes
    Circulation 114:e385-484. 2006