Arthur Filusch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation cardioprotective effects of atorvastatin in rats by real time myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Echocardiography 25:974-81. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Strain and strain rate echocardiography for evaluation of right ventricular dysfunction in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 99:491-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint High-sensitive troponin T: a novel biomarker for prognosis and disease severity in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Respiratory Medicine, University Medical Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Sci (Lond) 119:207-13. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Echocardiographic phase imaging to predict reverse remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:535-43. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardioprotective effects of the novel selective endothelin-A receptor antagonist BSF 461314 in ischemia-reperfusion injury
    Alexander Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:1213-20. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Fourier phase analysis can be used to objectively analyze real-time myocardial contrast echocardiograms
    Alexander Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 20:241-8. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Soluble TWEAK predicts hemodynamic impairment and functional capacity in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pulmology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:879-85. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Fourier phase and amplitude analysis for automated objective evaluation of myocardial contrast echocardiograms
    Raffi Bekeredjian
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:117-28. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Immediate and chronic effects of AV-delay optimization in patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Stefan E Hardt
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 115:318-25. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Respiratory muscle dysfunction in congestive heart failure--the role of pulmonary hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology, and Respiratory Medicine, Medical Center of the University Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 150:182-5. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation cardioprotective effects of atorvastatin in rats by real time myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Echocardiography 25:974-81. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study was to examine the feasibility of real time myocardial contrast echocardiography (MCE) to evaluate cardioprotective effects of atorvastatin in a rat model of acute ischemia-reperfusion injury...
  2. doi request reprint Strain and strain rate echocardiography for evaluation of right ventricular dysfunction in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 99:491-8. 2010
    ..67, p < 0.001 for strain rate, respectively). This study gives first comprehensive evidence that strain echocardiography allows accurate non-invasive assessment of RV function and disease severity in patients with IPAH...
  3. doi request reprint High-sensitive troponin T: a novel biomarker for prognosis and disease severity in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Respiratory Medicine, University Medical Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Sci (Lond) 119:207-13. 2010
    ..In conclusion, in PAH patients, the novel biomarker hsTnT is associated with death and advanced WHO functional class, and is related to systolic right ventricular dysfunction and an impaired 6-min walk distance...
  4. doi request reprint Echocardiographic phase imaging to predict reverse remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:535-43. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate whether echocardiographic phase imaging (EPI) can predict response in patients who are considered for cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardioprotective effects of the novel selective endothelin-A receptor antagonist BSF 461314 in ischemia-reperfusion injury
    Alexander Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:1213-20. 2005
    ..015). Therefore, selective endothelin-A receptor antagonism improved microvascular integrity during postischemic reperfusion. Real-time myocardial contrast echocardiography accurately detected changes in microvascular reflow...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fourier phase analysis can be used to objectively analyze real-time myocardial contrast echocardiograms
    Alexander Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 20:241-8. 2004
    ..We sought to validate the ability of Fourier analysis applied to MCE to assess serial changes in microvascular perfusion during coronary occlusion and reperfusion...
  7. doi request reprint Soluble TWEAK predicts hemodynamic impairment and functional capacity in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pulmology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:879-85. 2011
    ..Further prospective studies are needed to determine the role of sTWEAK as potential biomarker in patients with PAH...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fourier phase and amplitude analysis for automated objective evaluation of myocardial contrast echocardiograms
    Raffi Bekeredjian
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:117-28. 2003
    ..Objective methods for evaluating myocardial contrast echocardiography (MCE) are not yet widely available. We applied a Fourier analysis to myocardial contrast echocardiograms to identify myocardial perfusion defects...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immediate and chronic effects of AV-delay optimization in patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Stefan E Hardt
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 115:318-25. 2007
    ..However, the chronic functional effects of AV-delay optimization have not been systematically examined despite of their potential role for chronic functional improvement...
  10. doi request reprint Respiratory muscle dysfunction in congestive heart failure--the role of pulmonary hypertension
    Arthur Filusch
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology, and Respiratory Medicine, Medical Center of the University Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 150:182-5. 2011
    ..However, the relationship between pulmonary hemodynamics and respiratory muscle function has not been investigated in patients with CHF...
  11. ncbi request reprint Detection of acute myocardial ischemia during pharmacological stress in graded coronary artery stenosis: analysis of left ventricular asynchrony using Fourier phase imaging in pigs
    Alexander Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:107-15. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the extent of left ventricular asynergy can be used to quantify the severity of regional myocardial dysfunction and to detect functionally significant coronary artery stenoses during DSE...
  12. ncbi request reprint Skeletal muscle dysfunction in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Ralf Bauer
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pulmology, University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Respir Med 101:2366-9. 2007
    ..30; p=0.16). The present skeletal muscle dysfunction is a novel finding in patients with IPAH. The correlation with respiratory muscle dysfunction and severity of disease might indicate a generalised "myopathy" in IPAH...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evidence of left ventricular contractile asynchrony by echocardiographic phase imaging in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and without clinically evident heart disease
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 98:1525-30. 2006
    ..05) and showed higher intraobserver variability (5.6% vs 3.2%, p <0.05). In conclusion, this is the first study showing increased left ventricular asynchrony in patients with DM and no clinical evidence of heart disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of cardioprotective effects of recombinant soluble P-selectin glycoprotein ligand-immunoglobulin in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury by real-time myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Alexander Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:887-91. 2004
    ..The purpose was to examine the cardioprotective effects of recombinant P-selectin glycoprotein ligand-immunoglobulin (rPSGL-Ig) in ischemia-reperfusion injury by real-time myocardial contrast echocardiography (MCE)...
  15. pmc Endothelin receptor antagonist and airway dysfunction in pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Annette S Droste
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Respiratory Medicine, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respir Res 10:129. 2009
    ..Bosentan (ET-1 receptor antagonist) improves pulmonary hemodynamics, exercise limitation, and disease severity in IPAH. We hypothesized that bosentan might affect airway obstruction...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cyclic variation of myocardial signal intensity in real-time myocardial perfusion imaging
    Raffi Bekeredjian
    University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:1425-31. 2002
    ..We investigated whether cyclic intensity variation is systematically found during RTPI and whether such variations are related to regional functional parameters...