Research in Cardiovascular Medicine

  • ISSN: 2251-9580 2251-9572
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  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: quarterly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Research in Cardiovascular Medicine
Research Article
Alexander E Berezin, Alexander A Kremzer, Yulia V Martovitskaya, Tatyana A Berezina
Evidence points to the pivotal role of vitamin D in the pathogenesis of metabolic syndrome (MetS), including deterioration of the endogenous endothelial repair system.This study was conducted to investigate links between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 (25(OH)3D) concentrations and the numbers of circulating progenitor mononuclear cells in MetS individuals.The ... read more
Research Article
Mohsen Ziyaeifard, Azin Alizadehasl, Mehri Amiri, Habiballah Rezaei, Seyed Hamidreza Faiz, Touraj Babaee, Amirreza Golbargian
One of the adverse effects following cardiac surgery is cognitive dysfunction. The prevalence of cognitive dysfunction after heart surgery is reportedly 30% - 80%.The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and risk factors of cognitive dysfunction in the ICU after heart surgery.In this observational ... read more
Research Article
Farshad Shakerian, Yaghoob Bagheri, Sara Shemshadi, Ata Firouzi, Hamid Reza Sanati, Reza Kiani, Ali Zahedmehr, Parham Sadeghipour, Reza Bakhtiari
Several physiological and pathological processes affect the diameter of coronary arteries. It seems that the pathological increase or decrease in the size of coronary arteries is associated with cardiovascular events.The aim of this study is to determine the relationship between the diameter of coronary arteries, gender, and ... read more
Research Article
Feridoun Sabzi, Atefeh Asadmobini, Fahimeh Ghasemi
Coronary endarterectomy (CE) can be used in patients with diffused coronary artery disease (CAD) as an adjunct technique to coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) for complete revascularization. Because the impact of CE has been debated, hospital outcomes are of concern.The aim of the current study is to ... read more
Research Article
Hasan Allah Sadeghi, Reza Alirezaye Tabrizi, Behshid Ghadrdoost, Rasoul Azarfarin
Pulmonary complications following cardiac valvular surgery are common and contribute to increased rate of hospital stay, morbidity and mortality. This study was conducted to determine the incidence of pulmonary complications after cardiac valvular surgery and to investigate perioperative clinical factors for postoperative pulmonary complications at a tertiary ... read more
Brief Report
Debar Rasoul, Hardeep Uppal, Suresh Chandran, Sam C. Wong, Jaydeep Sarma, Rahul Potluri
The globally reported links between physical and psychiatric conditions has increased significantly in the last few years and this also rings true in the field of cardiology where the reported links between cardiovascular disease and psychiatric conditions have shown that one in four psychiatric patients’ suffers from ... read more
Case Report
Yigit Canga, Tahir Bezgin, Mehmet Baran Karatas, Ali Nazmi Calik, Sinan Sahin, Osman Bolca
Anomaly of the left anterior descending (LAD) coronary artery arising from the right sinus of Valsalva is infrequently seen.We described two cases of anomalous origin of the LAD from the right sinus of Valsalva. The circumflex coronary artery (CX) was originated from the left coronary sinus in ... read more
Case Report
Antonio Nenna, Filippo Barberi, Cristiano Spadaccio, Mario Lusini, Nicola Papapietro, Francesco Nappi, Massimo Chello
Pulmonary embolism results from thrombus migration into the pulmonary artery, with the most common cause being deep vein thrombosis. However, pulmonary embolism might not necessarily originate in the lower extremities, which necessitates specific diagnostic and therapeutic choices.An 84-year-old man presented with acute pulmonary embolism, but with no ... read more
John E. Madias
Turgay Celik, Cengiz Ozturk, Sevket Balta, Atila Iyisoy
Saeid Komasi, Mozhgan Saeidi
Saeid Komasi, Mozhgan Saeidi, Parvin Ezzati, Jamal Amirian

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