C Berry

Summary

Affiliation: University of Glasgow
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi A review of quality-of-life evaluations in patients with congestive heart failure
    C Berry
    Clinical Research Initiative in Heart Failure, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Pharmacoeconomics 16:247-71. 1999
  2. ncbi Importance of collateral circulation in coronary heart disease
    Colin Berry
    Department of Medicine, Institut de Cardiologie de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur Heart J 28:278-91. 2007
  3. ncbi Angiotensin receptors: signaling, vascular pathophysiology, and interactions with ceramide
    C Berry
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Western Infirmary, University of Glasgow, G11 6NT Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 281:H2337-65. 2001
  4. ncbi Electrical cardioversion for atrial fibrillation: outcomes in "real-life" clinical practice
    C Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Dumbarton Road, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Int J Cardiol 81:29-35. 2001
  5. ncbi Fatty acid status of women of reproductive age
    C Berry
    Department of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:518-24. 2001
  6. ncbi Economics of chronic heart failure
    C Berry
    MRC, Clinical Research Initiative in Heart Failure, West Medical Building, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:283-91. 2001
  7. pmc Serious adverse events experienced by patients with chronic heart failure taking spironolactone
    C Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Dumbarton Road, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Heart 85:E8. 2001
  8. ncbi Investigation into the sources of superoxide in human blood vessels: angiotensin II increases superoxide production in human internal mammary arteries
    C Berry
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Circulation 101:2206-12. 2000
  9. ncbi Comparison of femoral bleeding complications after coronary angiography versus percutaneous coronary intervention
    Colin Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 94:361-3. 2004
  10. ncbi B-type natriuretic peptide predicts cardiac morbidity and mortality after major surgery
    S C Gibson
    Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Surg 94:903-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi A review of quality-of-life evaluations in patients with congestive heart failure
    C Berry
    Clinical Research Initiative in Heart Failure, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Pharmacoeconomics 16:247-71. 1999
    ..QOL questionnaires require further development if this important outcome is to be reliably measured in future clinical trials in CHF...
  2. ncbi Importance of collateral circulation in coronary heart disease
    Colin Berry
    Department of Medicine, Institut de Cardiologie de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur Heart J 28:278-91. 2007
    ..We endeavoured to review the methods for coronary artery collateral assessment, the predictors and clinical importance of collateral blood flow, and the potential for therapeutic augmentation of collateral anastomoses...
  3. ncbi Angiotensin receptors: signaling, vascular pathophysiology, and interactions with ceramide
    C Berry
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Western Infirmary, University of Glasgow, G11 6NT Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 281:H2337-65. 2001
    ..This may be clinically relevant, inasmuch as inhibitors of the RAS are increasingly used in treatment of hypertension and coronary heart disease, where activation of the RAS is recognized...
  4. ncbi Electrical cardioversion for atrial fibrillation: outcomes in "real-life" clinical practice
    C Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Dumbarton Road, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Int J Cardiol 81:29-35. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the current management and outcomes of electrical cardioversion in unselected patients in ordinary clinical practice...
  5. ncbi Fatty acid status of women of reproductive age
    C Berry
    Department of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:518-24. 2001
    ..The aims of this study were to test the hypotheses that the fatty acid status of non-pregnant women is affected by socio-economic status and anthropometric, behavioural and obstetric factors...
  6. ncbi Economics of chronic heart failure
    C Berry
    MRC, Clinical Research Initiative in Heart Failure, West Medical Building, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:283-91. 2001
    ..Optimization of drug therapy represents the most effective way of reducing costs. Recent economic analyses in the Netherlands and Sweden suggest the costs of care are rising...
  7. pmc Serious adverse events experienced by patients with chronic heart failure taking spironolactone
    C Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Dumbarton Road, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Heart 85:E8. 2001
    ..As these cases revealed, close monitoring of blood chemistry is mandatory after starting spironolactone, and patients should be advised to stop spironolactone immediately if diarrhoea develops...
  8. ncbi Investigation into the sources of superoxide in human blood vessels: angiotensin II increases superoxide production in human internal mammary arteries
    C Berry
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Circulation 101:2206-12. 2000
    ..O(2)(-) production by activation of vascular NAD(P)H oxidase. We studied the sources of.O(2)(-) production in human blood vessels and investigated whether, and by what mechanism, Ang II might alter vascular.O(2)(-) production...
  9. ncbi Comparison of femoral bleeding complications after coronary angiography versus percutaneous coronary intervention
    Colin Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 94:361-3. 2004
    ..Nineteen patients (23%) with access site complications had prolonged hospital admission. Increased body mass index and hematoma development within the catheter laboratory were predictors of prolonged admission...
  10. ncbi B-type natriuretic peptide predicts cardiac morbidity and mortality after major surgery
    S C Gibson
    Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Surg 94:903-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether measurement of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) concentration before operation could be used to predict perioperative cardiac morbidity...
  11. ncbi Oxidative stress and vascular damage in hypertension
    C Berry
    The British Heart Foundation Blood Pressure Group, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 10:247-55. 2001
    ..Finally, recent developments in the search for strategies to attenuate vascular oxidative stress are reviewed...
  12. ncbi Nature and prognostic importance of abnormal glucose tolerance and diabetes in acute heart failure
    C Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland
    Heart 94:296-304. 2008
    ..To investigate the nature and importance of blood glucose abnormalities in an unselected heart failure (HF) population...
  13. pmc Evaluation of coronary atheroma by 64-slice multidetector computed tomography: Comparison with intravascular ultrasound and angiography
    P Ugolini
    Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:641-7. 2009
    ..Previous studies have reported an underestimation of plaque burden by MDCT. Whether shorter scan times can allow correct assessment of plaque volume requires comparison with intravascular ultrasound (IVUS)...
  14. ncbi Long-term outcome of low-risk patients attending a rapid-assessment chest pain clinic
    G L Taylor
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Heart 94:628-32. 2008
    ..To examine the long-term outcome of patients evaluated in a rapid assessment chest pain clinic (RACPC): are "low-risk" patients safely reassured?..
  15. ncbi Glycaemic status influences the nature and severity of coronary artery disease
    C Berry
    Montreal Heart Institute and Universite de Montreal, 5000 Belanger Street, Montreal, QC H1T 1C8, Canada
    Diabetologia 53:652-8. 2010
    ..We sought to understand the relationships between glycaemic status and both severity and progression of coronary artery disease (CAD), the leading cause of death in diabetes...
  16. pmc Heart failure with preserved left ventricular systolic function: a hospital cohort study
    C Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Heart 91:907-13. 2005
    ..To investigate how patients with heart failure with preserved left ventricular systolic function (LVSF) compare with patients with reduced LVSF...
  17. ncbi Aspartic proteases of Plasmodium falciparum and other parasitic protozoa as drug targets
    G H Coombs
    University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Glasgow, UK
    Trends Parasitol 17:532-7. 2001
    ..The present status of attempts to obtain specific inhibitors of the parasite enzymes that will be useful as drugs is outlined and suggestions for future research priorities are proposed...
  18. pmc N-terminal pro B type natriuretic peptide, but not the new putative cardiac hormone relaxin, predicts prognosis in patients with chronic heart failure
    C Fisher
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Heart 89:879-81. 2003
    ..To determine whether the plasma concentration of the putative new cardiac hormone relaxin is predictive of clinical outcome in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF)...
  19. ncbi Abnormal haemoglobin levels in acute coronary syndromes
    K Bindra
    Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    QJM 99:851-62. 2006
    ..Anaemia is an adverse prognostic marker in acute coronary syndromes (ACS), but the epidemiology of abnormal haemoglobin levels in such patients is uncertain...
  20. doi Stressed hearts in children with obesity and diabetes: a cause for concern?
    C Berry
    Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, 126 University Place, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8TA, UK
    Diabetologia 54:715-8. 2011
    ..The present commentary discusses potential mechanisms and possible clinical ramifications for such findings...
  21. ncbi The index of microcirculatory resistance measured acutely predicts the extent and severity of myocardial infarction in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Ross McGeoch
    Department of Cardiology, Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 3:715-22. 2010
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  22. pmc Cyclosporin variably and inconsistently reduces infarct size in experimental models of reperfused myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    W Y Lim
    Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Pharmacol 165:2034-43. 2012
    ..Cyclosporin had variable effects on infarct size compared with placebo. Cyclosporin had no effect on myocardial infarct size in swine, raising a question over the potential cardioprotective effects of cyclosporin in man...
  23. ncbi Effects of urotensin II in human arteries and veins of varying caliber
    C Hillier
    Departments of Medicine and Therapeutics and Surgery, University of Glasgow and Vascular Assessment Group, Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
    Circulation 103:1378-81. 2001
    ..36 nmol/L). CONCLUSIONS:-hUII has no vasoconstrictor action in human arteries and veins of different sizes and vascular beds. Marked species differences in the actions of UII question its importance in human cardiovascular regulation...
  24. ncbi Should pre-operative troponin be a standard requirement in patients undergoing major lower extremity amputation?
    S C Gibson
    Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:637-41. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to ascertain the benefit of routine pre-operative cardiac troponin I (cTnI) measurement in patients undergoing major lower extremity amputation for critical limb ischaemia...
  25. ncbi Recent advances in angiotensin II signaling
    R M Touyz
    Multidisciplinary Research Group on Hypertension, Clinical Research Institute of Montreal, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Braz J Med Biol Res 35:1001-15. 2002
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  26. ncbi Comparison of intravascular ultrasound and quantitative coronary angiography for the assessment of coronary artery disease progression
    Colin Berry
    Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Circulation 115:1851-7. 2007
    ..To explore this subject further, we analyzed the angiographic and IVUS data derived from a contemporary clinical trial population...
  27. ncbi Cardiac magnetic resonance findings predict increased resource utilization in elective coronary artery bypass grafting
    Colin Berry
    British Heart Foundation Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 114:423-30. 2008
    ..The cost-effectiveness of CMR in risk stratification in elective CABG surgery merits prospective assessment...
  28. ncbi Novel therapeutic aspects of percutaneous aortic valve replacement with the 21F CoreValve Revalving System
    Colin Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Montreal Heart Institute and Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 70:610-6. 2007
    ..Percutaneous aortic valve replacement (PAVR) is an emerging therapy for nonsurgical patients with severe aortic stenosis (AS). We investigated whether novel therapeutic approaches may facilitate AVR outcomes for high-risk patients...
  29. doi Clopidogrel 600-mg double loading dose achieves stronger platelet inhibition than conventional regimens: results from the PREPAIR randomized study
    Philippe L L'Allier
    Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute and Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1066-72. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the level of platelet inhibition achieved by 3 different clopidogrel loading regimens in patients undergoing elective angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention when appropriate...
  30. doi Patients with prior coronary artery bypass grafting have a poor outcome after myocardial infarction: an analysis of the VALsartan in acute myocardial iNfarcTion trial (VALIANT)
    Colin Berry
    Faculty of Medicine, BHF Cardiovascular Research Centre, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Eur Heart J 30:1450-6. 2009
    ..We compared the baseline characteristics, treatment, and clinical outcomes of patients with and without prior CABG in the VALIANT trial...
  31. ncbi Coronary heart disease in patients with diabetes: part I: recent advances in prevention and noninvasive management
    Colin Berry
    Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute and Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:631-42. 2007
    ..Noncompliance, particularly with lifestyle measures, and underprescription of evidence-based therapies remain important unsolved problems...
  32. ncbi Effects of aldosterone receptor blockade in patients with mild-moderate heart failure taking a beta-blocker
    Colin Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, and Department of Applied Physiology, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:429-34. 2007
    ..Spironolactone improves prognosis in severe heart failure (HF). We investigated its effects in patients with mild-moderate HF treated with an ACE inhibitor and beta-blocker...
  33. ncbi Transcatheter closure of a ventricular septal defect resulting from knife stabbing using the Amplatzer muscular VSD occluder
    Colin Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:153-6. 2006
    ..We review other reports of transcatheter closure of traumatic VSD...
  34. ncbi Coronary heart disease in patients with diabetes: part II: recent advances in coronary revascularization
    Colin Berry
    Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute and Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:643-56. 2007
    ..Improvements in PCI and coronary artery bypass graft surgery are leading to better results in diabetic patients, and clinical trials are presently comparing contemporary PCI with surgery...
  35. ncbi Improvement in left ventricular function following successful rescue percutaneous coronary intervention is independent of time-to-reperfusion
    Kanarath P Balachandran
    Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:330-3. 2006
    ..To study the influence of clinical and angiographic factors on global and regional left ventricular (LV) function after rescue percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  36. ncbi Me and my heart
    Colin Berry
    QJM 96:239-40. 2003
  37. ncbi The RITA 3 trial
    Colin Berry
    Lancet 360:1974. 2002
  38. ncbi Effects of reconstituted high-density lipoprotein infusions on coronary atherosclerosis: a randomized controlled trial
    Jean Claude Tardif
    Montreal Heart Institute and the Montreal Heart Institute Coordinating Center, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA 297:1675-82. 2007
    ..High-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol is an inverse predictor of coronary atherosclerotic disease. Preliminary data have suggested that HDL infusions can induce atherosclerosis regression...
  39. doi Re: Guyton, Kathryn Z., Barone, Stanley, Jr., Brown, Rebecca C., Euling, Susan Y., Jinot, Jennifer, Makris, Susan (2008). Mode of action frameworks: a critical analysis. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part B, 11(1): 16-31
    M E Meek
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:681-3; author reply 684-5. 2008
  40. ncbi Prevention and noninvasive management of coronary atherosclerosis in patients with diabetes
    Martial G Bourassa
    Department of Medicine, Montreal Heart Institute, Universite de Montreal, 5000 Belanger Street, Montreal, QC, Canada H1T 1C8
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 10:106-16. 2008
    ..Noncompliance with medications and/or lifestyle measures and underprescription of evidence-based therapies remain important unsolved problems...
  41. ncbi Management of a spontaneous renal capsule hematoma following cardiac catheterization involving use of a platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor: a case report
    Jean Francois Dorval
    Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:994-7. 2007
    ..The hemorrhage was arrested by balloon inflation followed by coil embolization. Final thrombosis around the coil was achieved by an infusion of a small amount of thrombin...
  42. ncbi A case of intraocular haemorrhage secondary to thrombolytic therapy
    Colin Berry
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 80:561-2. 2002