Volume 38 Number 4 July 2022
425-434 Clinical Efficacy and Safety of Reduced-Dose Prasugrel versus Clopidogrel in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials
Chia-Hua Peng, Tsung-Pin Huang, Yu-Hung Chen, Chia-Huei Hsu and I-Ling Cheng
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220319A
435-442 Future Perspectives of Pulmonary Hypertension Treatment
Chih-Hsin Hsu, Wei-Chun Huang and Wei-Ting Chang
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220331A
443-454 Dual versus Single Antiplatelet Therapy in Medically Treated Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients with Baseline Thrombocytopenia – Insights from a Multi-Institute Cohort Study
Yu-Ying Lu, Chun-Li Wang, Shang-Hung Chang, Fu-Chih Hsiao, Ya-Chi Huang, Yu-Tung Huang, Ting-Wei Liao and Pao-Hsien Chu
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220109A
455-463 Vascular Trauma in the Extremities: Factors Associated with the Outcome and Assessment of Amputation Indexes
Chien-Hui Lee, Yu-Jun Chang, Tzong-Shiun Li, Ying-Cheng Chen and Yung-Kun Hsieh
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220128A
464-474 Risks of Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia and Mortality in Patients with Amyloidosis – A Long-Term Cohort Study
Yun-Yu Chen, Ming-Jen Kuo, Fa-Po Chung, Yenn-Jiang Lin, Kuo-Liong Chien, Yu-Cheng Hsieh, Shih-Lin Chang, Li-Wei Lo, Yu-Feng Hu, Tze-Fan Chao, Jo-Nan Liao, Ting-Yung Chang, Chin-Yu Lin, Ling Kuo, Ta-Chuan Tuan, Cheng-I Wu, Chih-Min Liu, Shin-Huei Liu, Cheng-Hung Li and Shih-Ann Chen
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220221A
475-484 Effects of Ivabradine on Patients with Depressed Left Ventricular Function after Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Hung-Yu Chang, Hsin-Ti Huang, Chi-Yen Wang, Hsu-Chung Lo, Hsiao-Jen Chen, An-Ning Feng, Man-Cai Fong, Chi-Nan Chen, Hung-Chuan Chang, Kuo-Feng Chiang and Jin-Long Huang
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20211228B
485-494 Effects of Addition of Inspiratory Muscle Training to Exercise-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation on Inspiratory Muscle Strength, Peak Oxygen Consumption, and Selected Hemodynamics in Chronic Heart Failure
Ahmad Mahdi Ahmad and Mai Helmy Hassan
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220117A
495-503 Performance of the EuroSCORE II Model in Predicting Short-Term Mortality of General Cardiac Surgery: A Single-Center Study in Taiwan
Pin-Hung Liu, Hsin-Hung Shih, Pei-Leun Kang, Jun-Yen Pan, Tung-Ho Wu and Chieh-Jen Wu
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220128B
504-515 Delta Increment in Pacing QRS Duration Predicts Cardiovascular Mortality in Patients with Pre-Existing Bundle Branch Block Receiving Permanent Pacemakers
Huang-Chung Chen, Wen-Hao Liu, Chien-Hao Tseng, Yung-Lung Chen, Wei-Chieh Lee, Yen-Nan Fang, Shaur-Zheng Chong and Mien-Cheng Chen
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220115A
516-520 A Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Increases the Acute Response of Endothelial Progenitor Cells to Maximal Exercise in Heart Failure Patients
Christos Kourek, Stavros Dimopoulos, Manal Alshamari, Virginia Zouganeli, Katherina Psarra, Georgios Mitsiou, Argyrios Ntalianis, Theodoros Pittaras, Serafim Nanas and Eleftherios Karatzanos
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220221B
521-525 An Effective Strategy to Activate Physicians to Promote High Cardiovascular Risk Patients to Quit Smoking
Cheng-Huang Su, Jiann-Shing Jeng, Shih-Te Tu, Chien-Ning Huang and Hung-I Yeh
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220224A
526-529 The Differences of Left Ventricular Deformation between Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy and His Corrective Left Bundle Branch Block in a Patient with Heart Failure
Sung-Hao Huang, Chao-Feng Liao, Zu-Yin Chen and Hsuan-Ming Tsao
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20211130B
530-531 A Story of Two Tales: Behcet Disease Related Severe Aortic Regurgitation and Bacterial Endocarditis Associated Severe Mitral Regurgitation
Hao-Yun Chang, Chih-Hsien Wang, Chieh-Mei Tsai, Maurice Enriquez-Sarano, Rekha Mankad and Li-Tan Yang
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220121A
532-535 Heart Failure and Polycythemia: A Case Report and Literature Review
Chia-Chih Hsieh, Fang-Hsiu Kuo and Chia-Te Liao
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220221C
536-538 Massive Coronary Stent Thrombosis Treated with Ultra-Slow Thrombolytic Therapy in a Patient with Coronavirus Disease 2019
Ufuk Yildirim, Murat Akcay and Metin Coksevim
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20211128B
539-541 Acute Pulmonary Embolism Following Moderna mRNA-1273 SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination – A Case Report and Literature Review
Kei-Ip Cheong, Chieh-Fu Chen, Jer-Shen Chen, Yen-Wen Wu, Kuan-Ming Chiu and Chung-Ming Tu
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220121B
542-545 A Novel BMPR2 Variant Gene in Relation with Hereditary Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Combined with Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations
Mei-Mei Chuang, Shu-Hao Wu, Min-Ji Charng and Yih-Jer Wu
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220210A
546-548 A Tragic Case with Multifocal Cerebral, Coronary and Abdominal Aneurysms
Chieh-Mei Tsai, Hao-Yun Chang, I-Hui Wu and Li-Tan Yang
doi: 10.6515/ACS.202207_38(4).20220121C
549-552 Instructions for Authors
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