Georgios Bouras

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and chronic heart failure: from biomarkers to novel anti-inflammatory therapeutic strategies
    Georgios Bouras
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Mesogeion 154, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Med Chem 10:682-99. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric Dimethylarginine (ADMA): a promising biomarker for cardiovascular disease?
    Georgios Bouras
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:180-200. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin: merely a bystander or the missing link to cardiovascular disease?
    Georgios Hatzis
    1st Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:139-63. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Myeloperoxidase: expressing inflammation and oxidative stress in cardiovascular disease
    Nikolaos Anatoliotakis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:115-38. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint High sensitivity troponin in cardiovascular disease. Is there more than a marker of myocardial death?
    Dimitrios Tsounis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:201-15. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Cystatin C: an emerging biomarker in cardiovascular disease
    Christos Angelidis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:164-79. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint MicroRNAs and the heart: small things do matter
    Nikolaos Papoutsidakis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:216-30. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of endothelin system in cardiovascular disease and the potential therapeutic perspectives of its inhibition
    Andreas Kaoukis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:95-114. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Copeptin as a biomarker in cardiac disease
    Georgios Giannopoulos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:231-40. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Calcium Ions in Inherited Cardiomyopathies
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Mesogeion 154, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Med Chem 12:139-50. 2016

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  1. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and chronic heart failure: from biomarkers to novel anti-inflammatory therapeutic strategies
    Georgios Bouras
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Mesogeion 154, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Med Chem 10:682-99. 2014
    ..In this review, we summarize the pathophysiological link between inflammatory processes and CHF, focusing on the role of novel and traditional inflammatory biomarkers and highlighting novel anti-inflammatory therapeutic strategies. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric Dimethylarginine (ADMA): a promising biomarker for cardiovascular disease?
    Georgios Bouras
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:180-200. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin: merely a bystander or the missing link to cardiovascular disease?
    Georgios Hatzis
    1st Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:139-63. 2013
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  4. ncbi request reprint Myeloperoxidase: expressing inflammation and oxidative stress in cardiovascular disease
    Nikolaos Anatoliotakis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:115-38. 2013
    ..This review highlights key-aspects of MPO's pathophysiological properties and summarizes the role of MPO as a diagnostic and prognostic tool for a number of cardiovascular pathologies...
  5. ncbi request reprint High sensitivity troponin in cardiovascular disease. Is there more than a marker of myocardial death?
    Dimitrios Tsounis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:201-15. 2013
    ..In addition, studies have suggested that cTns may be used as a biomarker in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease leading to the identification of high-risk populations or individuals with silent heart disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cystatin C: an emerging biomarker in cardiovascular disease
    Christos Angelidis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:164-79. 2013
    ..The scope of the present article is to systematically review the current knowledge about cys-C biochemistry, metabolism, methods of detection and quantification and pathophysiological associations with different aspects of CVD...
  7. ncbi request reprint MicroRNAs and the heart: small things do matter
    Nikolaos Papoutsidakis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:216-30. 2013
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  8. ncbi request reprint The role of endothelin system in cardiovascular disease and the potential therapeutic perspectives of its inhibition
    Andreas Kaoukis
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:95-114. 2013
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  9. ncbi request reprint Copeptin as a biomarker in cardiac disease
    Georgios Giannopoulos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:231-40. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Calcium Ions in Inherited Cardiomyopathies
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Mesogeion 154, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Med Chem 12:139-50. 2016
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  11. doi request reprint Effectiveness of moxonidine to reduce atrial fibrillation burden in hypertensive patients
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Am J Cardiol 112:684-7. 2013
    ..In conclusion, treatment with moxonidine, a centrally acting sympathoinhibitory agent, results in reduction of AF burden and alleviation of AF-related symptoms in hypertensive patients with paroxysmal AF...
  12. ncbi request reprint NTproBNP: an important biomarker in cardiac diseases
    Vasiliki Panagopoulou
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:82-94. 2013
    ..Their release is due to myocardial stretch from right ventricular pressure overload.Finally, there are data supporting that NT-proBNP might be useful to put a time frame on atrial fibrillation of unknown onset...
  13. doi request reprint Association of asymmetric dimethylarginine levels with treadmill-stress-test-derived prognosticators
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Clin Biochem 47:593-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the correlation between ADMA and treadmill stress test outcome parameters with known prognostic value, in patients with intermediate risk for coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  14. doi request reprint Anti-inflammatory treatment with colchicine in stable chronic heart failure: a prospective, randomized study
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    JACC Heart Fail 2:131-7. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the efficacy of a 6-month course of anti-inflammatory treatment with colchicineĀ in improving functional status of patients with stable chronic heart failure (CHF)...
  15. doi request reprint Amino-terminal B-natriuretic peptide levels and postablation recurrence in hypertensive patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    Georgios Giannopoulos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece 2nd Department of Cardiology, University of Athens Medical School, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece Electronic address
    Heart Rhythm 12:1470-5. 2015
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  16. doi request reprint Interatrial conduction time and incident atrial fibrillation: a prospective cohort study
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    Heart Rhythm 11:1095-101. 2014
    ..Atrial electrical conduction properties have been implicated in atrial fibrillation (AF) pathogenesis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessment of health-related quality of life in a greek symptomatic population with atrial fibrillation: correlation with functional status and echocardiographic indices
    Dimitris Tsounis
    Department of Cardiology, G Gennimatas General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hellenic J Cardiol 55:475-85. 2014
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  18. ncbi request reprint Innate immune inflammatory response in the acutely ischemic myocardium
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas Mesogeion 154, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Med Chem 10:653-62. 2014
    ..The challenge lies into designing strategies that specifically block the inflammatory cascades responsible for tissue damage without affecting those concerned with tissue healing. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Inflammation markers in essential hypertension
    Dimitrios Tsounis
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas Mesogeion 154, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Med Chem 10:672-81. 2014
    ..Thus, understanding the role of inflammation in hypertension provides new insights for novel therapeutic approaches, targeting inflammation for the treatment of hypertension and its complications. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism and pulmonary embolism: the role of novel oral anticoagulants
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 7:175-94. 2012
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  21. doi request reprint Red blood cell and platelet microparticles in myocardial infarction patients treated with primary angioplasty
    Georgios Giannopoulos
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 176:145-50. 2014
    ..However, the relevance of circulating microparticles in clinical settings is largely undetermined...
  22. doi request reprint Colchicine for prevention of early atrial fibrillation recurrence after pulmonary vein isolation: a randomized controlled study
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1790-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present study was to test the potential of colchicine, an agent with potent anti-inflammatory action, to reduce atrial fibrillation (AF) recurrence after pulmonary vein isolation in patients with paroxysmal AF...
  23. ncbi request reprint Treating dyslipidemias: is inflammation the missing link?
    Nikolaos Papoutsidakis
    Department of Cardiology, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Mesogeion 154, 11527, Athens, Greece
    Med Chem 10:643-52. 2014
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  24. doi request reprint Association of quality of life, anxiety, and depression with left atrial ablation outcomes
    Michael Efremidis
    Second Department of Cardiology, Laboratory of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Evangelismos General Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 37:703-11. 2014
    ..We sought to investigate associations of preablative QoL and stress parameters with AF ablation outcomes, as well as possible changes in QoL, anxiety, and depression parameters after ablation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Novel oral anticoagulants in the treatment of acute coronary syndromes: is there any room for new anticoagulants?
    Spyridon Deftereos
    Cardiology Department and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Athens General Hospital G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 7:195-208. 2012
    ..This review summarizes the data from completed and ongoing clinical trials of the new oral anticoagulants in patients with ACS...