E Regar

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The diagnostic value of intracoronary optical coherence tomography
    E Regar
    Department of Interventional Cardiology, Thorax Center, Erasmus MC, s Gravendijkwal 230, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Herz 36:417-29. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Optical coherence tomography findings at 5-year follow-up after coronary stent implantation
    E Regar
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 112:e345-6. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Invasive imaging technologies: can we reconcile light and sound?
    Evelyn Regar
    Department of Interventional Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:562-70. 2011
  4. pmc Images in cardiology. Acute recoil in sirolimus eluting stent: real time, in vivo assessment with optical coherence tomography
    E Regar
    Heart 92:123. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Long-term clinical results following stenting of the left main stem: insights from RESEARCH (Rapamycin-Eluting Stent Evaluated at Rotterdam Cardiology Hospital) and T-SEARCH (Taxus-Stent Evaluated at Rotterdam Cardiology Hospital) Registries
    Yoshinobu Onuma
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 3:584-94. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Value of coronary stenotic flow velocity acceleration on the prediction of long-term improvement in functional status after angioplasty
    M Albertal
    Thoraxcenter, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 142:81-6. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Three-year survival following multivessel percutaneous coronary intervention with bare-metal or drug-eluting stents in unselected patients
    Neville Kukreja
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 103:203-11. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The pattern of restenosis and vascular remodelling after cold-end radioactive stent implantation
    I P Kay
    Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 22:1311-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Sonotherapy, antirestenotic therapeutic ultrasound in coronary arteries: the first clinical experience
    E Regar
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 60:9-17. 2003
  10. doi request reprint The risk of stent thrombosis in patients with acute coronary syndromes treated with bare-metal and drug-eluting stents
    Neville Kukreja
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2:534-41. 2009

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint The diagnostic value of intracoronary optical coherence tomography
    E Regar
    Department of Interventional Cardiology, Thorax Center, Erasmus MC, s Gravendijkwal 230, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Herz 36:417-29. 2011
    ..In the future, OCT might emerge, parallel to its undisputed position in research, as the tool of choice in all clinical scenarios where angiography is limited by its nature as a two-dimensional luminogram...
  2. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Optical coherence tomography findings at 5-year follow-up after coronary stent implantation
    E Regar
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 112:e345-6. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Invasive imaging technologies: can we reconcile light and sound?
    Evelyn Regar
    Department of Interventional Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:562-70. 2011
    ..They may allow advanced coronary plaque diagnosis in a fast, accurate, reliable, user- and patient-friendly manner and, as such, can help to improve clinical practice today and therapeutic options in the future...
  4. pmc Images in cardiology. Acute recoil in sirolimus eluting stent: real time, in vivo assessment with optical coherence tomography
    E Regar
    Heart 92:123. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Long-term clinical results following stenting of the left main stem: insights from RESEARCH (Rapamycin-Eluting Stent Evaluated at Rotterdam Cardiology Hospital) and T-SEARCH (Taxus-Stent Evaluated at Rotterdam Cardiology Hospital) Registries
    Yoshinobu Onuma
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 3:584-94. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Value of coronary stenotic flow velocity acceleration on the prediction of long-term improvement in functional status after angioplasty
    M Albertal
    Thoraxcenter, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 142:81-6. 2001
    ..03 to 1.07) were associated with a lack of improvement at follow-up. CONCLUSIONS: The detection of SVA was associated with failure of improvement in functional activity at follow-up after coronary intervention...
  7. doi request reprint Three-year survival following multivessel percutaneous coronary intervention with bare-metal or drug-eluting stents in unselected patients
    Neville Kukreja
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 103:203-11. 2009
    ..SESs might reduce mortality in patients undergoing multivessel percutaneous coronary intervention...
  8. ncbi request reprint The pattern of restenosis and vascular remodelling after cold-end radioactive stent implantation
    I P Kay
    Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 22:1311-7. 2001
    ..0%) and 11.4 mm3 (25.6%), respectively (P=0.017). At the stent edges there was no significant change in lumen volume. CONCLUSIONS: Cold-end stenting results in increased neointimal hyperplasia in in-stent non-radioactive segments...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sonotherapy, antirestenotic therapeutic ultrasound in coronary arteries: the first clinical experience
    E Regar
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 60:9-17. 2003
    ..Sonotherapy-related major adverse events were not observed. Late lumen loss and neointimal growth were similar to conventional PTCA approaches. These results justify the initiation of randomized clinical efficacy studies...
  10. doi request reprint The risk of stent thrombosis in patients with acute coronary syndromes treated with bare-metal and drug-eluting stents
    Neville Kukreja
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2:534-41. 2009
    ..We aimed to evaluate the risk of definite stent thrombosis with bare-metal stents (BMS) and drug-eluting stents (DES) in patients treated for acute coronary syndromes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Methodological considerations and approach to cross-technique comparisons using in vivo coronary plaque characterization based on intravascular ultrasound radiofrequency data analysis: insights from the Integrated Biomarker and Imaging Study (IBIS)
    G A Rodriguez-Granillo
    Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Intervent 7:52-8. 2005
    ..IVUS-VH was not included at the start of the IBIS protocol. The purpose of this paper is to describe the methodology we used to obtain and analyse IVUS-VH images and the approach to cross-correlations with the other techniques...
  12. doi request reprint Optical coherence tomography assessment of the acute effects of stent implantation on the vessel wall: a systematic quantitative approach
    N Gonzalo
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart 95:1913-9. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Stent development and local drug delivery
    E Regar
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br Med Bull 59:227-48. 2001
    ..The clinical benefit of these approaches still has to be proven...
  14. ncbi request reprint Geographical miss during catheter-based intracoronary beta-radiation: incidence and implications in the BRIE study. Beta-Radiation In Europe
    G Sianos
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:415-20. 2001
    ..6%, respectively, p = 0.8). CONCLUSIONS: Geographical miss is strongly associated with restenosis at the edges of the EIRS. This effect is more prominent when caused by stenting. Geographical miss does not increase restenosis in the EIRS...
  15. ncbi request reprint "Edge Effect" of (32)p radioactive stents is caused by the combination of chronic stent injury and radioactive dose falloff
    W J van der Giessen
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 104:2236-41. 2001
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus eluting stent in the treatment of atherosclerosis coronary artery disease
    M Degertekin
    Department of Interventional Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Minerva Cardioangiol 50:405-18. 2002
    ..As compare with standard coronary stent, a sirolimus-eluting stent shows considerable promise for the prevention of neointimal proliferation, restenosis and associated clinical events...
  17. pmc Interstudy reproducibility of the second generation, Fourier domain optical coherence tomography in patients with coronary artery disease and comparison with intravascular ultrasound: a study applying automated contour detection
    Z Jamil
    Thoraxcenter, Bd 585, Erasmus MC, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:39-51. 2013
    ..No significant differences in quantitative lumen morphometry were observed between FD-OCT and IVUS. Evaluating these results suggest that FD-OCT is a reliable imaging tool to apply in longitudinal coronary artery disease studies...
  18. pmc Combined optical coherence tomography and intravascular ultrasound radio frequency data analysis for plaque characterization. Classification accuracy of human coronary plaques in vitro
    T P M Goderie
    Thorax Center Biomedical Engineering, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:843-50. 2010
    ..Typical image artifacts were found to affect the interpretation of OCT data, misclassifying intimal thickening as fibroatheroma or thin-cap fibroatheroma. Adding VH-IVUS to OCT reduced the error rate in this study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Angiographic findings of the multicenter Randomized Study With the Sirolimus-Eluting Bx Velocity Balloon-Expandable Stent (RAVEL): sirolimus-eluting stents inhibit restenosis irrespective of the vessel size
    E Regar
    Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 106:1949-56. 2002
    ..5 mm). The present study evaluates the relationship between angiographic outcome and vessel diameter for sirolimus-eluting stents...
  20. pmc Imaging atherosclerotic plaque composition with intracoronary optical coherence tomography
    G van Soest
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Thorax Center, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth Heart J 17:448-50. 2009
    ..Neth Heart J 2009;17:448-50.)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography
    E Regar
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Bd 406, Dr Molewaterplein 40, NL 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 4:198-204. 2003
    ..The rationale for intravascular application of OCT is its potential for in vivo visualisation of the coronary artery microstructure...
  22. ncbi request reprint Value of coronary stenotic flow velocity acceleration in prediction of angiographic restenosis following balloon angioplasty
    M Albertal
    Interventional Cardiology, Hartcentrum, Thoraxcenter, Academisch Ziekenhuis Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 23:1849-53. 2002
    ..Quantitative angiographic assessment after balloon angioplasty is a poor predictor of immediate and long-term outcome. However, the measurement of blood flow velocity during angioplasty has been proved clinically useful...
  23. pmc One year clinical follow up of paclitaxel eluting stents for acute myocardial infarction compared with sirolimus eluting stents
    S H Hofma
    Thoraxcentre, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart 91:1176-80. 2005
    ..To compare clinical outcome of paclitaxel eluting stents (PES) versus sirolimus eluting stents (SES) for the treatment of acute ST elevation myocardial infarction...
  24. ncbi request reprint Flow velocity and predictors of a suboptimal coronary flow velocity reserve after coronary balloon angioplasty
    M Albertal
    Thoraxcentre, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 23:133-8. 2002
    ..This study was conducted to analyse flow velocity parameters and predictors of a suboptimal coronary flow reserve (<2.5) following balloon angioplasty...
  25. ncbi request reprint Invasive imaging of the coronary atherosclerotic plaque
    N S Van Ditzhuijzen
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Minerva Cardioangiol 60:305-29. 2012
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography: clinical applications and the evaluation of DES
    N Gonzalo
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Minerva Cardioangiol 56:511-25. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Routine intracoronary beta-irradiation. Acute and one year outcome in patients at high risk for recurrence of stenosis
    E Regar
    Department for Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, University Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 23:1038-44. 2002
    ..Currently, only limited data on this treatment are available. The feasibility and outcome in daily routine practice, however, is unknown...
  28. pmc Rapamycin eluting stent: the onset of a new era in interventional cardiology
    P W Serruys
    Heart 87:305-7. 2002
  29. pmc Uncomplicated moderate coronary artery dissections after balloon angioplasty: good outcome without stenting
    M Albertal
    Hartcentrum Rotterdam, University Hospital Dijkzigt-Thoraxcenter Bd 408, Dr Molewaterplein, 40-3015GD Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Heart 86:193-8. 2001
    ..5 or >/= 2.5 after balloon angioplasty. CONCLUSIONS: Moderate dissections left untreated result in no increased risk of major adverse cardiac events. Additional stenting does not improve the long term outcome...