Press Release Archive
“First-in-Man Computed Tomography-Guided Percutaneous Revascularization of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion Using a Wearable Computer: Proof of Concept,” by Maksymilian Opolski, MD, PhD; Artur Debski, MD; Bartosz A. Borucki, MSc; Marcin Szpak, MSc; Adam D. Staruch, MD; Cezary Kepka, MD; and Adam Witkowski, MD (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.08.009)
Can Natural Remedies Jeopardize Cardiovascular Health?
November 19, 2015
"An Unusual Etiology for Bidirectional Ventricular Tachycardia,” by Yun-Tao Zhao, MD, PhD, Lei Wang, MD, and Zhong Yi, MD, PhD (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.06.024)
“Herbal Cardiotoxicity: Can Mother Nature Hurt the Heart?” by P. Timothy Pollak, MD, PhD, FRCPC (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.08.024
“Sexual Activity and Heart Patients: A Contemporary Perspective” by Ricardo Stein, MD, DSc, Aline Sardinha, PhD, and Claudio Gil S. Araújo, MD, PhD (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.10.010)
“The Risk Stratification and Stroke Prevention Therapy Care Gap in Canadian Atrial Fibrillation Patients: Insights from the FREEDOM AF Program,” by Paul Angaran, MD; Paul Dorian, MD; Mary K. Tan, MSc; Charles R. Kerr, MD; Martin S. Green, MD; David J. Gladstone, MD, PhD; L. Brent Mitchell, MD; Carl Fournier, MD; Jafna L. Cox, MD; Mario Talajic, MD; Peter J. Lin, MD; Anatoly Langer, MD, MSc; Lianne Goldin; Shaun G. Goodman, MD, MSc (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.07.012)
“Evidence-Based Anticoagulation Decision Making for Atrial Fibrillation – How We Are Doing (Maybe Not So Well?),” by Laurent Macle, MD, and Jason Guy Andrade, MD (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.06.025)
"Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis on a Cardiology In-Patient Unit: A Surprising Result?” Mehrdad Golian; Motaz Moussa; Charlene White; Giuseppe Aletta; Lillian Koley; and Colette Seifer, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.05.023
"The Medical Treatment of New Onset Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: A Systematic Review of Prospective
Studies” by Olivier Desplantie, MD; Maxime Tremblay-Gravel, MD, MSc; Robert Avram, MD; Guillaume
Marquis-Gravel, MD, MSc; E. Marc Jolicoeur, MD, MSc, MHS, FRCP-C, FACC, FSCAI; and Anique
Ducharme, MD, MSc, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.04.029
“Treatment of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: A Call to Action,” by Ricardo Cardona-Guarache, MD, MPH; and Jordana Kron, MD, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.05.025
“Energy Drink Overconsumption in Adolescents: Implications for Arrhythmias and Other Cardiovascular Events,” by Fabian Sanchis-Gomar, PhD, MD, Helios Pareja-Galeano, PhD, Gianfranco Cervellin, MD, Giuseppe Lippi, MD, and Conrad P. Earnest, PhD, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.12.019
“Cost Implication of an Early Invasive Strategy on Weekdays and Weekends in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes,” by Andre Lamy, MD, MHSc; Wesley Tong, BSc; Kevin Bainey, MD, MSc; Amiram Gafni,PhD; Purnima Rao-Melacini, MSc; and Shamir R Mehta, MD, MSc. DOI: doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2014.11.025.
Editorial: “Weekend Warriors: Can Early Invasive Management of Stable Non-ST Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes Save Healthcare Dollars?” by Stéphane Rinfret, MD, SM; and Brian J Potter, MDCM, SM. DOI: doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2014.12.027.
“Statin Use and Risk for Cataract: A Nested Case-Control Study of Two Populations in Canada and the United States,” by Stephanie J. Wise MD, Nawaaz A. Nathoo MD, Mahyar Etminan PharmD, MSc, Frederick S. Mikelberg MD, FRCSC, and G. B. John Mancini MD, FRCPC, FACP, FACC, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.08.020
Editorial: “Doctor My Eyes: A Statin-Cataract Connection?” by Steven Gryn, MD, FRCPC, and Robert A. Hegele, MD, FRCPC, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.08.019
“Aligning Health Care Policy With Evidence-Based Medicine: The Case for Funding Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Atrial Fibrillation,” by James A Stone, MD, PhD; Karen Earl, MSc; Blair J O'Neill, MD; Mukul Sharma, MD, MSc; Thao Huynh, MD, MSc PhD; Kori Leblanc, PharmD; Richard Ward, MD; Philip A Teal, MD; and Jafna L Cox, BA, MD, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.08.002
“Healthy Food Procurement Policy: An Important Intervention to Aid the Reduction in Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases,” by Norm R.C. Campbell, MD; Tara Duhaney, MSc; Manuel Arango, MA, MHA; Lisa A. Ashley, RN, MEd, CCHN(C); Simon L. Bacon, PhD, FTOS ; Mark Gelfer, MD; Janusz Kaczorowski, PhD; Eric Mang, MPH; Dorothy Morris , RN, MA; Seema Nagpal, BSc(Pharm), MSc, PhD; and Kevin J. Willis, PhD, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.06.021.
“Death by Diet: The Role of Food Pricing Interventions as a Public Policy Response and Health Advocacy Opportunity,” by Tara Mary Duhaney, MHSc; Norm R. Campbell, MD; Mark L. Niebylsk, PhD; Janusz Kaczorowski, PhD; Ross T Tsuyuki, BSc(Pharm), PharmD, MSc, FCSHP; Kevin Willis, PhD; Eric Mang, MPA; Manuel Arango, MA, MHA; Dorothy Morris , RN MEd, CCHN(C); and Lisa A. Ashley, RN MEd, CCHN(C), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2014.09.005.
“Impact of Wait Times on the Effectiveness of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Severe Aortic Valve Disease: A Discrete Event Simulation Model,” by Harindra C. Wijeysundera, MD, PhD, William W.L. Wong, PhD, Maria C. Bennell, MSc, MPH, Stephen E. Fremes, MD, Sam Radhakrishnan, MD, Mark Peterson, MD, PhD, and Dennis T. Ko, MD, MSc
Editorial: “Monitoring Wait Times for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: A Need for National Benchmarks,” by Sandra Lauck, RN, PhD, Dion Stub, MBBS, PhD, and John Webb, MD
Hypertension Due to Antiangiogenic Cancer Therapy With Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Inhibitors: Understanding and Managing a New Syndrome by Heather Yvonne Small, BSc(Hons), Augusto C. Montezano, PhD, Francisco J. Rios, PhD, Carmine Savoia, MD, and Rhian M. Touyz, MD, PhD,
Fishing' for the origins of the 'Eskimos and heart disease' story: Facts or wishful thinking?" by George Fodor, MD, PhD, FRCPC, FAHA; Eftyhia Helis, MSc; Narges Yazdekhasti, MSc; Branislav Vohnout, MD