J E Sanderson

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Affiliation: University Hospital of North Staffordshire
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Heart failure with a normal ejection fraction
    J E Sanderson
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust, City General Hospital, Stoke on Trent ST4 6QG, UK
    Heart 93:155-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Systolic dysfunction in heart failure with a normal ejection fraction: echo-Doppler measurements
    John E Sanderson
    Keele University Medical School, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 49:196-206. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Diastolic heart failure or heart failure with a normal ejection fraction
    J E Sanderson
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Keele University Medical School, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Minerva Cardioangiol 54:715-24. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Peak early diastolic mitral annulus velocity by tissue Doppler imaging adds independent and incremental prognostic value
    Mei Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:820-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging is superior to strain rate imaging and postsystolic shortening on the prediction of reverse remodeling in both ischemic and nonischemic heart failure after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Circulation 110:66-73. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging for predicting outcome in patients with cardiovascular disease
    John E Sanderson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, SAR
    Curr Opin Cardiol 19:458-63. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Update in the management of diastolic heart failure
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 2:301-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of efficacy of reverse remodeling and clinical improvement for relatively narrow and wide QRS complexes after cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:1058-65. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging provides incremental prognostic value in patients with systemic hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy
    Mei Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Hypertens 23:183-91. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Independent and incremental prognostic value of early mitral annulus velocity in patients with impaired left ventricular systolic function
    Mei Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:272-7. 2005

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Publications62

  1. pmc Heart failure with a normal ejection fraction
    J E Sanderson
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust, City General Hospital, Stoke on Trent ST4 6QG, UK
    Heart 93:155-8. 2007
    ..The importance of the remodelling process in determining whether a patient presents with systolic heart failure or HFNEF is emphasised and this can be used to classify patients in a more rational manner...
  2. ncbi request reprint Systolic dysfunction in heart failure with a normal ejection fraction: echo-Doppler measurements
    John E Sanderson
    Keele University Medical School, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 49:196-206. 2006
    ..Patients with heart failure have a mixture of systolic and diastolic abnormalities and variable degrees of remodeling. It is more important to correctly identify these in the individual patient...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diastolic heart failure or heart failure with a normal ejection fraction
    J E Sanderson
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Keele University Medical School, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Minerva Cardioangiol 54:715-24. 2006
    ..Ventricular volumes rather than ejection fraction or the concept of a pure diastolic abnormality can be used to classify patients in a more rational manner...
  4. ncbi request reprint Peak early diastolic mitral annulus velocity by tissue Doppler imaging adds independent and incremental prognostic value
    Mei Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:820-6. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging is superior to strain rate imaging and postsystolic shortening on the prediction of reverse remodeling in both ischemic and nonischemic heart failure after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
    Circulation 110:66-73. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging for predicting outcome in patients with cardiovascular disease
    John E Sanderson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, SAR
    Curr Opin Cardiol 19:458-63. 2004
    ..Its use as a predictive tool is recent and the authors review publications relating to this aspect...
  7. ncbi request reprint Update in the management of diastolic heart failure
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 2:301-8. 2004
    ..They will play a pivotal role in ascertaining the therapeutic efficacy of various agents and will help experts to set up treatment guidelines for this common condition...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of efficacy of reverse remodeling and clinical improvement for relatively narrow and wide QRS complexes after cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:1058-65. 2004
    ..This study investigated if CRT benefited patients with mildly prolonged QRS complexes >120 to 150 ms and explored if the severity of systolic asynchrony determined such a response...
  9. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging provides incremental prognostic value in patients with systemic hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy
    Mei Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Hypertens 23:183-91. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the prognostic value of left ventricular (LV) mitral annular velocities measured by tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) in hypertensive patients with echocardiographic evidence of LV hypertrophy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Independent and incremental prognostic value of early mitral annulus velocity in patients with impaired left ventricular systolic function
    Mei Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:272-7. 2005
    ..This study sought to investigate the incremental prognostic value of non-invasive measures of early myocardial relaxation and left ventricular diastolic pressure (LVDP) in patients with impaired left ventricular (LV) systolic function...
  11. ncbi request reprint A novel tool to assess systolic asynchrony and identify responders of cardiac resynchronization therapy by tissue synchronization imaging
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:677-84. 2005
    ..This study was designed to investigate if tissue synchronization imaging (TSI) is useful to identify regional wall delay and predict left ventricular (LV) reverse remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Letter by Sanderson regarding article "Contractile behavior of the left ventricle in diastolic heart failure: with emphasis on regional systolic function"
    John E Sanderson
    Circulation 114:e13; author reply e14. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Diastolic dysfunction and Doppler echocardiography
    John E Sanderson
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:2095; author reply 2095. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy on incidence of atrial fibrillation in patients with poor left ventricular systolic function
    Jeffrey Wing Hong Fung
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Am J Cardiol 96:728-31. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that patients with CRT had a significantly lower incidence of AF than controls. Further studies to establish the role of CRT in preventing AF and its mechanisms are warranted...
  15. ncbi request reprint How to diagnose diastolic heart failure: a consensus statement on the diagnosis of heart failure with normal left ventricular ejection fraction by the Heart Failure and Echocardiography Associations of the European Society of Cardiology
    Walter J Paulus
    Laboratory of Physiology, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat, 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 28:2539-50. 2007
    ..The updated strategies for the diagnosis and exclusion of HFNEF are useful not only for individual patient management but also for patient recruitment in future clinical trials exploring therapies for HFNEF...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of acute changes in left ventricular volume, systolic and diastolic functions, and intraventricular synchronicity after biventricular and right ventricular pacing for heart failure
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am Heart J 145:E18. 2003
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Regional left ventricle mechanical asynchrony in patients with heart disease and normal QRS duration: implication for biventricular pacing therapy
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:562-70. 2003
    ..These changes occur even in those with normal QRS duration...
  18. doi request reprint Left ventricular filling pressure by Doppler echocardiography in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Angela Y M Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Hypertension 52:107-14. 2008
    ..Our data suggest that left ventricular filling pressure should be estimated during echocardiographic examination for additional prognostication in patients with end-stage renal disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is beta-blockade useful in heart failure patients with atrial fibrillation? An analysis of data from two previously completed prospective trials
    Jeffrey W H Fung
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, SAR, PR China
    Eur J Heart Fail 4:489-94. 2002
    ..It is uncertain, however, if beta-blockade provides a similar degree of clinical benefit for heart failure patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) as those in sinus rhythm (SR)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular long-axis changes in early diastole and systole: impact of systolic function on diastole
    Gabriel W Yip
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Clin Sci (Lond) 102:515-22. 2002
    ..We conclude that ventricular long-axis changes in early diastole are closely related to systolic function, even in subjects with diastolic dysfunction. 'Pure' or isolated diastolic dysfunction is uncommon...
  21. doi request reprint Left and right ventricular long-axis function and prognosis
    John E Sanderson
    Heart 94:262-3. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Severe obstructive sleep apnea is associated with left ventricular diastolic dysfunction
    Jeffrey W H Fung
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Chest 121:422-9. 2002
    ..Therefore, we have assessed the prevalence of diastolic dysfunction in patients with OSA and the relationship between diastolic parameters and severity of OSA...
  23. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler echocardiographic evidence of reverse remodeling and improved synchronicity by simultaneously delaying regional contraction after biventricular pacing therapy in heart failure
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong
    Circulation 105:438-45. 2002
    ..This study investigated the effect of biventricular pacing on reverse remodeling and the underlying mechanisms...
  24. ncbi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D status and cardiovascular outcomes in chronic peritoneal dialysis patients: a 3-y prospective cohort study
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1631-8. 2008
    ..Patients with kidney disease are at high risk of developing 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] deficiency...
  25. doi request reprint Letter by Dwivedi et al regarding article, "Left ventricular untwisting rate by speckle tracking echocardiography"
    Girish Dwivedi
    Circulation 117:e336; author reply e337. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Repair of infarcted myocardium by an extract of Geum japonicum with dual effects on angiogenesis and myogenesis
    Ming Li
    Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, Department of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR
    Clin Chem 52:1460-8. 2006
    ..Replacement of the necrosed heart tissue by newly regenerated functional myocardium is a therapeutic ideal, but attempts to reconstitute functional myocardia and coronary vessels have been less successful...
  27. ncbi request reprint Atrial strain rate echocardiography can predict success or failure of cardioversion for atrial fibrillation: a combined transthoracic tissue Doppler and transoesophageal imaging study
    Tian Wang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Int J Cardiol 114:202-9. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging a new prognosticator for cardiovascular diseases
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1903-14. 2007
    ..A high mean Sm value in the basal segments of patients with suspected coronary artery disease is associated with lower mortality rate or myocardial infarction and is superior to the wall motion score...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of Tai Chi and resistance training on cardiovascular risk factors in elderly Chinese subjects: a 12-month longitudinal, randomized, controlled intervention study
    G Neil Thomas
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:663-9. 2005
    ..Tai Chi is rapidly gaining in popularity, worldwide. This study was performed to assess its impact on cardiovascular risk factors in comparison with resistance training exercises in elderly Chinese subjects...
  30. ncbi request reprint Assessment of ventricular dyssynchrony: global or regional function?
    John E Sanderson
    Eur Heart J 27:2380-1. 2006
  31. doi request reprint Lipids, lipoproteins, and apolipoproteins as risk markers of myocardial infarction in 52 countries (the INTERHEART study): a case-control study
    Matthew J McQueen
    Population Health Research Institute and McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Lancet 372:224-33. 2008
    ..Whether lipoproteins are better markers than lipids and lipoproteins for coronary heart disease is widely debated. Our aim was to compare the apolipoproteins and cholesterol as indices for risk of acute myocardial infarction...
  32. ncbi request reprint N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide: an independent risk predictor of cardiovascular congestion, mortality, and adverse cardiovascular outcomes in chronic peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:321-30. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Myocardial deformation to determine transmurality of myocardial infarction
    Yan Zhang
    Eur Heart J 28:269; author reply 269-70. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Systolic and diastolic ventricular dyssynchrony in systolic and diastolic heart failure
    John E Sanderson
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:106-8. 2007
  35. doi request reprint Increased circulating inflammatory proteins predict a worse prognosis with valvular calcification in end-stage renal disease: a prospective cohort study
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Am J Nephrol 28:647-53. 2008
    ..It remains unknown whether inflammation may predict a worse prognosis with valvular calcification (VC) in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of cardiac troponin T is independent of inflammation, residual renal function, and cardiac hypertrophy and dysfunction in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin New Territories, Hong Kong
    Clin Chem 53:882-9. 2007
    ..We investigated whether cardiac troponin T (cTnT) independently predicted outcome and added prognostic value over other clinical risk predictors in chronic peritoneal dialysis (PD) with end-stage renal disease...
  37. ncbi request reprint Impact of atrial fibrillation in heart failure with normal ejection fraction: a clinical and echocardiographic study
    Jeffrey W H Fung
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Card Fail 13:649-55. 2007
    ..The clinical significance of atrial fibrillation (AF) in heart failure with normal ejection fraction (HFNEF) remains undetermined...
  38. ncbi request reprint Aldosterone receptor antagonism induces reverse remodeling when added to angiotensin receptor blockade in chronic heart failure
    Anna K Y Chan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:591-6. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if adding spironolactone to an angiotensin II receptor blocker improves left ventricular (LV) function, mass, and volumes in chronic heart failure...
  39. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler echocardiographic evidence of atrial mechanical dysfunction in coronary artery disease
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Cardiol 105:178-85. 2005
    ..The presence of coronary artery disease (CAD) may impair atrial function. This study investigated if atrial mechanical dysfunction was present in patients with CAD by tissue Doppler echocardiography (TDI)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Understanding nonresponders of cardiac resynchronization therapy--current and future perspectives
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:1117-24. 2005
    ..Despite compelling evidence of the benefits of CRT, one troubling issue is the lack of a favorable response in about one-third of patients...
  41. ncbi request reprint Important differentiation of factors that predict outcome in peritoneal dialysis patients with different degrees of residual renal function
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin NT, Hong Kong
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:396-403. 2005
    ..73 m2 vs those with complete anuria and differentiated factors that predict outcome in the two groups of patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Increasing insulin resistance contributes to worsening glycaemic and lipid profiles in older Chinese subjects
    G Neil Thomas
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 64:123-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the impact of insulin resistance on cardiovascular risk factors in the elderly...
  43. ncbi request reprint Role of beta-blocker therapy in heart failure and atrial fibrillation
    Jeffrey W H Fung
    Division of Cardiology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:236-42. 2003
    ..Prospective trials to clarify the impact of beta-blocker therapy and the optimal therapeutic strategy in this high-risk group of patients are warranted...
  44. ncbi request reprint Development of a quantitative lateral-flow assay for rapid detection of fatty acid-binding protein
    Cangel P Y Chan
    Department of Chemistry, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR, Kowloon, PR China
    J Immunol Methods 279:91-100. 2003
    ..With this rapid and sensitive immunotest, H-FABP could soon be introduced into clinical practice...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effect of beta blockade (carvedilol or metoprolol) on activation of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system and natriuretic peptides in chronic heart failure
    Jeffrey W H Fung
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Cardiol 92:406-10. 2003
    ..These results indicate that the suppressive effect of beta blockers on PRA in patients with HF taking ACE inhibitors is temporary, and that there is no significant effect on serum aldosterone levels...
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the blood pressure-lowering effects and tolerability of Losartan- and Amlodipine-based regimens in patients with isolated systolic hypertension
    Massimo Volpe
    Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Ther 25:1469-89. 2003
    ..Isolated systolic hypertension (ISH) is the predominant form of hypertension in the elderly. Effects of angiotensin II on the vascular wall and endothelium may contribute to development of ISH...
  47. ncbi request reprint Predictors of left ventricular reverse remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure secondary to idiopathic dilated or ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am J Cardiol 91:684-8. 2003
    ..Direct assessment of systolic synchronicity by tissue Doppler imaging is highly accurate in predicting responders to therapy...
  48. ncbi request reprint Slow breathing increases arterial baroreflex sensitivity in patients with chronic heart failure
    Luciano Bernardi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Pavia and IRCCS Ospedale S Matteo, Pavia, Italy
    Circulation 105:143-5. 2002
    ..It is well established that a depressed baroreflex sensitivity may adversely influence the prognosis in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) and in those with previous myocardial infarction...
  49. ncbi request reprint Combined first-pass perfusion and viability study at MR imaging in patients with non-ST segment-elevation acute coronary syndromes: feasibility study
    Chun W Chiu
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Organ Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Radiology 226:717-22. 2003
    ..To assess the feasibility of combined perfusion and viability testing by using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in one setting in patients with non-ST segment-elevation acute coronary syndromes...
  50. ncbi request reprint Inflammation, residual kidney function, and cardiac hypertrophy are interrelated and combine adversely to enhance mortality and cardiovascular death risk of peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:2186-94. 2004
    ..43 (P = 0.001) for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular mortality, respectively. In conclusion, inflammation, RRF, and LVH are interrelated and combine adversely to increase mortality and cardiovascular death risk of PD patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition for cardiac hypertrophy in patients with end-stage renal disease: what is the evidence?
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin New Territories, Hong Kong
    Nephrology (Carlton) 9:190-7. 2004
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Resting energy expenditure and subsequent mortality risk in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:3134-43. 2004
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Strain rate imaging differentiates transmural from non-transmural myocardial infarction: a validation study using delayed-enhancement magnetic resonance imaging
    Yan Zhang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:864-71. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if strain rate imaging (SRI) correlates with the transmural extent of myocardial infarction (MI) measured by contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (Ce-MRI)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Do metoprolol and carvedilol have equivalent effects on diurnal heart rate in patients with chronic heart failure?
    John E Sanderson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 9th Fl Clinical Science Bldg, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:874-7. 2005
    ..Therefore we analyzed 24-h ECG Holter recordings from a study which compared the long-term clinical efficacy of metoprolol tartrate to carvedilol in chronic heart failure patients using the same dosing regimen as in COMET...
  55. ncbi request reprint Improvement of serum NT-ProBNP predicts improvement in cardiac function and favorable prognosis after cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure
    Cheuk Man Yu
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Division of Cardiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    J Card Fail 11:S42-6. 2005
    ..Because natriuretic peptides are relevant markers to reflect the severity of heart failure and filling pressure of cardiac chambers, it may be helpful to assess the efficacy of CRT...
  56. ncbi request reprint Associations of serum fetuin-A with malnutrition, inflammation, atherosclerosis and valvular calcification syndrome and outcome in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1676-85. 2005
    ..However, its relationships with cardiac valvular calcification and atherosclerosis and outcome have not been evaluated in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients...
  57. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular systolic asynchrony after acute myocardial infarction in patients with narrow QRS complexes
    Yan Zhang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR
    Am Heart J 149:497-503. 2005
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Rapid analysis of fatty acid-binding proteins with immunosensors and immunotests for early monitoring of tissue injury
    Cangel P Y Chan
    Department of Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Biosens Bioelectron 20:2566-80. 2005
    ..With these point-of-care tests, the application of FABP as an early tissue injury marker has a great potential for many clinical purposes...
  59. ncbi request reprint Circulating soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule 1: relationships with residual renal function, cardiac hypertrophy, and outcome of peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 45:715-29. 2005
    ..In this study, we examined circulating soluble VCAM-1 (sVCAM-1) in relation to different clinical and biochemical parameters, as well as mortality and cardiovascular events, in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint Cardiac valvular calcification as a marker of atherosclerosis and arterial calcification in end-stage renal disease
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Arch Intern Med 165:327-32. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis that valvular calcification is a marker of atherosclerosis in patients with ESRD...
  61. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy on intraventricular mechanical synchronicity by regional volumetric changes
    Qing Zhang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, China
    Am J Cardiol 95:126-9. 2005
    ..Further studies are needed to explore whether this novel method can be used to select suitable candidates for CRT and to predict a favorable response...
  62. ncbi request reprint New treatments for myocardial fibrosis
    John E Sanderson
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 16:181-2. 2002