Grigorios Korosoglou

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Publications

  1. doi Strain-encoded cardiac MR during high-dose dobutamine stress testing: comparison to cine imaging and to myocardial tagging
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:1053-61. 2009
  2. doi Evaluation of myocardial perfusion and deformation in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with primary angioplasty and stent placement
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Coron Artery Dis 19:497-506. 2008
  3. doi Strain-encoded CMR for the detection of inducible ischemia during intermediate stress
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 3:361-71. 2010
  4. doi Early assessment of infarct size and prediction of functional recovery by quantitative myocardial blush grade in patients with acute coronary syndromes treated according to current guidelines
    Nina Riedle
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:502-10. 2010
  5. doi 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
  6. doi Longitudinal left ventricular function for prediction of survival in systemic light-chain amyloidosis: incremental value compared with clinical and biochemical markers
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1067-76. 2012
  7. doi Impact of systolic and diastolic deformation indexes assessed by strain-encoded imaging to predict persistent severe myocardial dysfunction in patients after acute myocardial infarction at follow-up
    Mirja Neizel
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:1056-62. 2010
  8. ncbi Real-time myocardial perfusion imaging for pharmacologic stress testing: added value to single photon emission computed tomography
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am Heart J 151:131-8. 2006
  9. pmc Strain-encoded cardiac MRI as an adjunct for dobutamine stress testing: incremental value to conventional wall motion analysis
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 2:132-40. 2009
  10. doi Use of cardiovascular magnetic resonance for risk stratification in chronic heart failure: prognostic value of late gadolinium enhancement in patients with non-ischaemic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Stephanie Lehrke
    Abteilung Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Heart 97:727-32. 2011

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Publications70

  1. doi Strain-encoded cardiac MR during high-dose dobutamine stress testing: comparison to cine imaging and to myocardial tagging
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:1053-61. 2009
    ..To investigate regional strain response during high-dose dobutamine stress cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (DS-CMR) using myocardial tagging and Strain-Encoded MR (SENC)...
  2. doi Evaluation of myocardial perfusion and deformation in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with primary angioplasty and stent placement
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Coron Artery Dis 19:497-506. 2008
    ..To prospectively compare the usefulness of myocardial perfusion and deformation imaging for the prediction of functional recovery and left ventricular (LV) remodeling in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  3. doi Strain-encoded CMR for the detection of inducible ischemia during intermediate stress
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 3:361-71. 2010
    ..This study sought to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of strain-encoded cardiac magnetic resonance (SENC) for the detection of inducible ischemia during intermediate stress...
  4. doi Early assessment of infarct size and prediction of functional recovery by quantitative myocardial blush grade in patients with acute coronary syndromes treated according to current guidelines
    Nina Riedle
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:502-10. 2010
    ....
  5. doi 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)...
  6. doi Longitudinal left ventricular function for prediction of survival in systemic light-chain amyloidosis: incremental value compared with clinical and biochemical markers
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1067-76. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether longitudinal left ventricular (LV) function provides prognostic information in a large cohort of patients with systemic light-chain (AL) amyloidosis...
  7. doi Impact of systolic and diastolic deformation indexes assessed by strain-encoded imaging to predict persistent severe myocardial dysfunction in patients after acute myocardial infarction at follow-up
    Mirja Neizel
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:1056-62. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi Real-time myocardial perfusion imaging for pharmacologic stress testing: added value to single photon emission computed tomography
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am Heart J 151:131-8. 2006
    ....
  9. pmc Strain-encoded cardiac MRI as an adjunct for dobutamine stress testing: incremental value to conventional wall motion analysis
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 2:132-40. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to compare the diagnostic value of SENC with that provided by conventional wall motion analysis for the detection of inducible ischemia during dobutamine stress MRI...
  10. doi Use of cardiovascular magnetic resonance for risk stratification in chronic heart failure: prognostic value of late gadolinium enhancement in patients with non-ischaemic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Stephanie Lehrke
    Abteilung Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Heart 97:727-32. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate the long-term prognostic significance of late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) as detected by contrast-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CE-CMR) in patients with DCM...
  11. doi Body mass index-adapted prospective coronary computed tomography angiography. Determining the lowest limit for diagnostic purposes
    Waldemar Hosch
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 82:e232-9. 2013
    ..To investigate the value of 4 different protocols for prospectively triggered 256-slice coronary computed tomography angiography (coronary CTA)...
  12. doi Strain-encoded (SENC) magnetic resonance imaging to evaluate regional heterogeneity of myocardial strain in healthy volunteers: Comparison with conventional tagging
    Mirja Neizel
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:99-105. 2009
    ..To evaluate the ability of strain-encoded (SENC) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for regional systolic and diastolic strain analysis of the myocardium in healthy volunteers...
  13. doi Determinants of troponin release in patients with stable coronary artery disease: insights from CT angiography characteristics of atherosclerotic plaque
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Heart 97:823-31. 2011
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  14. doi Strain-encoded MRI for evaluation of left ventricular function and transmurality in acute myocardial infarction
    Mirja Neizel
    Medical Clinic III, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 2:116-22. 2009
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  15. doi Performance of dual source versus 256-slice multi-slice CT in the evaluation of 16 coronary artery stents
    Florian André
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 82:601-7. 2013
    ..We sought to compare the performance of DSCT and 256-MSCT for the in vitro assessment of stent lumen diameter and basic scan parameters in stents of various diameters and designs...
  16. ncbi Usefulness of real-time myocardial perfusion imaging in the evaluation of patients with first time chest pain
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 94:1225-31. 2004
    ..73, p <0.001) and with ejection fraction at 4 weeks of follow-up (r = -0.79, p <0.001). Thus, our data suggest that MCE can accurately identify patients who have ACS...
  17. doi Galectin-3 binding protein plasma levels are associated with long-term mortality in coronary artery disease independent of plaque morphology
    Christian A Gleissner
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany DZHK German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, partner site Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 251:94-100. 2016
    ..We hypothesized that high Gal-3BP levels may indicate unfavorable plaque morphology and outcome in coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  18. doi Quantitative assessment of stenosis severity and atherosclerotic plaque composition using 256-slice computed tomography
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 20:1841-50. 2010
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  19. ncbi Ultrasound exposure can increase the membrane permeability of human neutrophil granulocytes containing microbubbles without causing complete cell destruction
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ultrasound Med Biol 32:297-303. 2006
    ..In this setting, increase of membrane permeability may allow bioactive substances to enter into cells, which survive the US treatment, and specifically modify their function...
  20. doi Myocardial left ventricular dysfunction in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: new insights from tissue Doppler and strain imaging
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pulmology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Rheumatol 37:79-86. 2010
    ..Our aim was to determine if new echocardiographic imaging modalities like tissue Doppler (TDI), strain rate (SRR), and strain (SRI) imaging detect abnormalities in left ventricular (LV) function in asymptomatic patients with SLE...
  21. doi Strain-encoded cardiac magnetic resonance during high-dose dobutamine stress testing for the estimation of cardiac outcomes: comparison to clinical parameters and conventional wall motion readings
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1140-9. 2011
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  22. ncbi Usefulness of real-time myocardial perfusion imaging to evaluate alterations of myocardial blood flow in patients with stable angina pectoris undergoing elective percutaneous coronary interventions
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 96:885-91. 2005
    ..Because judgment of interventional success has shifted downstream to tissue level perfusion, myocardial contrast echocardiography may be useful to monitor such alterations in myocardial tissue perfusion...
  23. ncbi Usefulness of real-time myocardial perfusion imaging to evaluate tissue level reperfusion in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 95:1033-8. 2005
    ..Improvement of regional tissue perfusion after revascularization is closely related to functional recovery. This information may aid risk stratification and allow monitoring of the effectiveness of reperfusion therapy in these patients...
  24. pmc CXCL4 Plasma Levels Are Not Associated with the Extent of Coronary Artery Disease or with Coronary Plaque Morphology
    Christian Erbel
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany DZHK German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, partner site Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0141693. 2015
    ..Specifically, we sought to determine whether CXCL4 levels are correlated with specific features of coronary artery disease including (1) plaque volume, (2) calcium score, (3) degree of stenosis, or (4) vascular remodeling...
  25. pmc Steady-state equilibrium phase inversion recovery ON-resonant water suppression (IRON) MR angiography in conjunction with superparamagnetic nanoparticles. A robust technique for imaging within a wide range of contrast agent dosages
    Gitsios Gitsioudis
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 38:836-44. 2013
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  26. pmc When do we really need coronary calcium scoring prior to contrast-enhanced coronary computed tomography angiography? Analysis by age, gender and coronary risk factors
    Gitsios Gitsioudis
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e92396. 2014
    ..To investigate the value of coronary calcium scoring (CCS) as a filter scan prior to coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA)...
  27. doi Reduction of radiation exposure and improvement of image quality with BMI-adapted prospective cardiac computed tomography and iterative reconstruction
    Waldemar Hosch
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 81:3568-76. 2012
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  28. doi Objective quantification of aortic valvular structures by cardiac computed tomography angiography in patients considered for transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 81:148-59. 2013
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  29. doi Quantitative analysis of left ventricular dyssynchrony using cardiac computed tomography versus three-dimensional echocardiography
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 22:1303-9. 2012
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  30. doi Left ventricular diastolic function in type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with myocardial triglyceride content but not with impaired myocardial perfusion reserve
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:804-11. 2012
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  31. doi In vitro evaluation of 56 coronary artery stents by 256-slice multi-detector coronary CT
    Henning Steen
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 80:143-50. 2011
    ..We sought to investigate stent lumen visibility of 56 coronary stents with the newest 256-multi-slice-CT (256-MDCT) technology for different reconstruction algorithms in an in vitro model...
  32. doi Image quality and radiation dose in 256-slice cardiac computed tomography: comparison of prospective versus retrospective image acquisition protocols
    Waldemar Hosch
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 80:127-35. 2011
    ..To assess coronary artery image quality and patient radiation exposure in patients who underwent clinically indicated 256-slice CTA...
  33. doi Prognostic value of high-dose dobutamine stress magnetic resonance imaging in 1,493 consecutive patients: assessment of myocardial wall motion and perfusion
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:1225-34. 2010
    ..This study sought to determine the prognostic value of wall motion and perfusion assessment during high-dose dobutamine stress (DS) cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in a large patient cohort...
  34. ncbi 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...
  35. doi Quantitative myocardial blush grade for the detection of cardiac allograft vasculopathy
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am Heart J 159:643-651.e2. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the ability of quantitative myocardial blush grade (MBG) to detect CAV...
  36. pmc Epicardial Adipose Tissue Is Associated with Plaque Burden and Composition and Provides Incremental Value for the Prediction of Cardiac Outcome. A Clinical Cardiac Computed Tomography Angiography Study
    Gitsios Gitsioudis
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 11:e0155120. 2016
    ..We sought to investigate the association of epicardial adipose tissue (eCAT) volume with plaque burden, circulating biomarkers and cardiac outcomes in patients with intermediate risk for coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  37. doi Assessment of global longitudinal strain using standardized myocardial deformation imaging: a modality independent software approach
    Johannes H Riffel
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 104:591-602. 2015
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  38. doi Quantitative analysis of left ventricular strain using cardiac computed tomography
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 83:e123-30. 2014
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  39. pmc Noninvasive detection of macrophage-rich atherosclerotic plaque in hyperlipidemic rabbits using "positive contrast" magnetic resonance imaging
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:483-91. 2008
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  40. ncbi 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...
  41. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of myocardial blush to assess tissue level reperfusion in patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction: incremental prognostic value compared with visual assessment
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am Heart J 153:612-20. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to test whether quantification of MBG can enhance the predictive value of visual assessment for functional recovery in patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  42. doi Minor troponin T elevation in patients 6 months after acute myocardial infarction: an observational study
    Mirja Neizel
    Medical Clinic III, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:297-304. 2009
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  43. pmc Fast assessment of long axis strain with standard cardiovascular magnetic resonance: a validation study of a novel parameter with reference values
    Johannes H Riffel
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, INF 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 17:69. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a fast assessable parameter for the measurement of long axis strain (LAS) with CMR...
  44. pmc Age- and gender-related normal left ventricular deformation assessed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance feature tracking
    Florian André
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 17:25. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to provide reference values for myocardial deformation derived from the CMR feature tracking imaging (FTI) algorithm in a reference population of healthy volunteers...
  45. doi Assessment of myocardial deformation with cardiac magnetic resonance strain imaging improves risk stratification in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, INF 410, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 16:307-15. 2015
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  46. doi Combined Assessment of High-Sensitivity Troponin T and Noninvasive Coronary Plaque Composition for the Prediction of Cardiac Outcomes
    Gitsios Gitsioudis
    From the Department of Cardiology G G, A s, E N, S J B, N H, E G, H A K, G K, Institute of Psychology A V, and Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology W H, H U K, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany and MTA SE Lendület Cardiovascular Imaging Research Group, Heart and Vascular Center, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary E N, P M H
    Radiology 276:73-81. 2015
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  47. doi Dobutamine stress cardiac magnetic resonance versus echocardiography for the assessment of outcome in patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease. Are the two imaging modalities comparable?
    Eleni Bikiri
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 171:153-60. 2014
    ..To compare the value of Dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) with that provided by Dobutamine Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (DCMR) for the non-invasive risk stratification of patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  48. pmc HMGB1 is associated with atherosclerotic plaque composition and burden in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Martin Andrassy
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e52081. 2012
    ..In this study, we sought to investigate the association of plasma HMGB1 with coronary plaque composition in patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  49. doi Rapid assessment of longitudinal systolic left ventricular function using speckle tracking of the mitral annulus
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:273-80. 2012
    ..Left ventricular longitudinal function has been recognized to differentiate myocardial disorders better than ejection fraction (EF) alone. But recent parameters are still dependent on image quality and time consuming...
  50. doi Severe right ventricular outflow tract obstruction caused by non-hodgkin lymphoma: complete regression after one course of bendamustine/rituximab therapy
    Mathias H Konstandin
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 24:818.e1-4. 2011
    ..Compression of the heart and great vessels, such as by mediastinal tumors, is not as rare. Prompt and accurate diagnosis by echocardiography and immediate initiation of treatment can be lifesaving...
  51. ncbi The potential of a new stable ultrasound contrast agent for site-specific targeting. An in vitro experiment
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ultrasound Med Biol 32:1473-8. 2006
    ..This may be a promising approach to target thrombi and inflammatory active atherosclerotic plaques...
  52. doi Quantitative myocardial blush grade reserve during pharmacologic hyperemia. A way to perform a real wireless fractional flow reserve in patients with coronary artery disease and intermediate coronary lesions
    Nina P Hofmann
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, Heidelberg, Germany
    EuroIntervention . 2016
    ..FFR is a marker of inducible myocardial ischemia, which could guide percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and stent placement. However, it requires a pressure wire and is associated with additional costs and potential hazards...
  53. ncbi Off-resonance magnetic resonance angiography improves visualization of in-stent lumen in peripheral nitinol stents compared to conventional T1-weighted acquisitions: an in vitro comparison study
    Gitsios Gitsioudis
    Clinic of Internal Medicine, Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 32:1645-1655. 2016
    ..IRON-MRA improves in-stent visualization in vitro compared to conventional T1w MRA and CTA. In light of the in vitro results with Gd-enhanced IRON-MRA, the clinical implementation of such an approach appears promising...
  54. doi Myocardial Perfusion Reserve and Strain-Encoded CMR for Evaluation of Cardiac Allograft Microvasculopathy
    Christian Erbel
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 9:255-66. 2016
    ..This study sought to evaluate myocardial perfusion reserve index (MPRI) and diastolic strain rate, both assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) as a noninvasive tool for the detection of microvasculopathy...
  55. doi Late gadolinium enhancement assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in heart transplant recipients with different stages of cardiac allograft vasculopathy
    Maria Fernanda Braggion-Santos
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg 69120, Germany School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 15:1125-32. 2014
    ..We aimed to investigate the presence of LGE infarct-typical patterns in a large sample of HTX recipients and to correlate these findings with the severity of CAV assessed by CA...
  56. doi Prediction of functional recovery by cardiac magnetic resonance feature tracking imaging in first time ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Comparison to infarct size and transmurality by late gadolinium enhancement
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, INF 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 183:162-70. 2015
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  57. doi Classification of diastolic function with phase-contrast cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: validation with echocardiography and age-related reference values
    Sebastian J Buss
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 103:441-50. 2014
    ..To investigate whether cardiac magnetic resonance phase-contrast imaging (PC-CMR) can determine left ventricular (LV) diastolic function in comparison to echocardiography (EC)...
  58. pmc In-vitro assessment of coronary artery stents in 256-multislice computed tomography angiography
    Florian André
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 7:38. 2014
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  59. ncbi 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...
  60. ncbi Comparison of real-time myocardial contrast echocardiography for the assessment of myocardial viability with fluorodeoxyglucose-18 positron emission tomography and dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Department, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 94:570-6. 2004
    ..Normalization of contrast intensity to that of a reference control group is a valid approach for detection of myocardial viability and expands on information obtained from visual MCE and DSE...
  61. doi T1 mapping in dilated cardiomyopathy with cardiac magnetic resonance: quantification of diffuse myocardial fibrosis and comparison with endomyocardial biopsy
    Fabian Aus dem Siepen
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 16:210-6. 2015
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  62. ncbi The extent of aortic annulus calcification is a predictor of postprocedural eccentricity and paravalvular regurgitation: a pre- and postinterventional cardiac computed tomography angiography study
    Raffi Bekeredjian
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    J Invasive Cardiol 27:172-80. 2015
    ..To investigate if the extent of aortic valve calcification is associated with postprocedural prosthesis eccentricity and paravalvular regurgitation (PAR) in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)...
  63. pmc Anomalous origin of the left circumflex coronary artery from the pulmonary artery. A very rare congenital anomaly in an adult patient diagnosed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 10:4. 2008
    ..CMR provided the unambiguous depiction of the origin of the anomalous LCX from the right pulmonary artery and the delineation of its proximal course in this case of a very rare coronary anomaly in adults...
  64. doi Real-time fast strain-encoded magnetic resonance imaging to evaluate regional myocardial function at 3.0 Tesla: comparison to conventional tagging
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 27:1012-8. 2008
    ..To compare the utility of the real-time technique fast strain-encoded magnetic resonance imaging (fast-SENC) for the quantification of regional myocardial function to conventional tagged magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  65. pmc Positive contrast MR-lymphography using inversion recovery with ON-resonant water suppression (IRON)
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 27:1175-80. 2008
    ..To investigate the utility of inversion recovery with ON-resonant water suppression (IRON) to create positive signal in normal lymph nodes after injection of superparamagnetic nanoparticles...
  66. ncbi Anomalous right coronary artery arising next to the left coronary ostium Unambiguous detection of the anatomy by computed tomography and evaluation of functional significance by cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 145:e50-3. 2010
    ..CMR during adenosine infusion ruled-out inducible ischemia, yielding normal perfusion patterns both in the RCA and in the LAD coronary territory. Since ischemia was not demonstrated by stress CMR, revascularization was not performed...
  67. ncbi Ultrasound contrast agents can influence the respiratory burst activity of human neutrophil granulocytes
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ultrasound Med Biol 30:75-81. 2004
    ..The potential clinical relevance of this effect needs to be elucidated...
  68. pmc Influence of insulin and glargine on outgrowth and number of circulating endothelial progenitor cells in type 2 diabetes patients: a partially double-blind, randomized, three-arm unicenter study
    Dimitrios Oikonomou
    Department of Medicine I and Clinical Chemistry, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:137. 2014
    ..To study direct effects of insulin treatment on EPCs in type 2 diabetes patients, add-on basal insulin treatment was compared to an escalation of oral medication aiming at similar glucose control between the groups...
  69. doi Low levels of natural IgM antibodies against phosphorylcholine are independently associated with vascular remodeling in patients with coronary artery disease
    Christian A Gleissner
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 104:13-22. 2015
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