Edwin L Alderman
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Native coronary disease progression exceeds failed revascularization as cause of angina after five years in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation (BARI)Edwin L Alderman
Cardiovascular Division, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 44:766-74. 2004..Coronary angiograms obtained five years following revascularization were examined to assess the extent of compromise in myocardial perfusion due to failure of revascularization versus progression of native disease...
- Differential influence of diabetes mellitus on increased jeopardized myocardium after initial angioplasty or bypass surgery: bypass angioplasty revascularization investigationKevin E Kip
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Circulation 105:1914-20. 2002..Importantly, diabetes mellitus may differentially influence long-term survival after PTCA or CABG...
- Postmenopausal hormone therapy is associated with atherosclerosis progression in women with abnormal glucose toleranceBarbara V Howard
MedStar Research Institute, 6495 New Hampshire Ave, Suite 201, Hyattsville, MD 20783, USA
Circulation 110:201-6. 2004..In this study, we hypothesized that PHT would have a worse effect on disease among women with AGT...
- Clinical and six-month angiographic evaluation of coronary arterial graft interrupted anastomoses by use of a self-closing clip device: a multicenter prospective clinical trialRandall K Wolf
Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:168-77; discussion 177-8. 2003..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a self-closing surgical clip with an interrupted technique in left internal thoracic artery to left anterior descending artery bypass grafting...
- Six-month angiographic evaluation of beating-heart coronary arterial graft interrupted anastomoses using the coalescent U-CLIP anastomotic device: a prospective clinical studyMichael P Caskey
St Joseph s Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona
Heart Surg Forum 5:319-26; discussion 327. 2002..Left internal mammary artery (LIMA) to left anterior descending (LAD) coronary bypass grafting was studied...
- Coronary bypass graft patency in patients with diabetes in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation (BARI)Leonard Schwartz
Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
Circulation 106:2652-8. 2002..Few studies have compared long-term status of bypass grafts between patients with and without diabetes, and uncertainty exists as to whether diabetes independently predicts poor clinical outcome after CABG...
- Smallest LDL particles are most strongly related to coronary disease progression in menPaul T Williams
Life Sciences Division, E O Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 23:314-21. 2003..2 to 24.7 nm), LDL-IVa (23.3 to 24.2 nm), and LDL-IVb (22.0 to 23.3 nm in diameter). We hypothesized that the association between smaller LDL particles and coronary artery disease (CAD) risk might involve specific LDL subclasses...
- Women's angiographic vitamin and estrogen trial: design and methodsJudith Hsia
Department of Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
Control Clin Trials 23:708-27. 2002..Quantitative coronary angiography was performed at baseline and repeated after projected mean follow-up of 3 years...
- Excimer laser angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction (the CARMEL multicenter trial)On Topaz
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, VCU, Richmond, Virginia 23249, USA
Am J Cardiol 93:694-701. 2004..The presence of thrombus does not adversely affect procedural success; however, cardiogenic shock remains a predictor of major adverse events during hospitalization...
- Effects of hormone replacement therapy and antioxidant vitamin supplements on coronary atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trialDavid D Waters
Division of Cardiology, Room 5G1, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
JAMA 288:2432-40. 2002..Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and antioxidant vitamins are widely used for secondary prevention in postmenopausal women with coronary disease, but no clinical trials have demonstrated benefit to support their use...
- The Cardica C-Port System: clinical and angiographic evaluation of a new device for automated, compliant distal anastomoses in coronary artery bypass grafting surgery--a multicenter prospective clinical trialKlaus E Matschke
Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Technology Dresden, Dresden, Germany
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:1645-52. 2005..The goal of this prospective, nonrandomized, and multicenter study is to determine the safety and efficacy of this novel anastomotic system...
- Six-month angiographic follow-up of the PAS-Port II clinical trialJan F Gummert
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heartcenter, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Ann Thorac Surg 81:90-6. 2006..The PAS-Port device (Cardica, Redwood City, CA) allows the rapid deployment of a clampless proximal anastomosis between a vein graft and the aorta...
- Excimer laser in myocardial infarction: a comparison between STEMI patients with established Q-wave versus patients with non-STEMI (non-Q)On Topaz
Lasers Med Sci 23:1-10. 2008..However, application of excimer laser results in similar high procedural success and low complication rates in both groups. Maximal acute laser gain is achieved among QWMI patients whose lesions are laden with a heavy thrombus burden...