The past decade has seen an accelerated evolution of cardiovascular imaging. Not only have the accuracy and resolution of various imaging techniques improved, but our understanding of the different strengths of each technique has deepened with experience. As multimodality imaging emerged as a clinical ideal, The Methodist Hospital found itself superbly situated to make it a clinical reality. The genesis of the Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Imaging Center, which fully came into being in January 2008, may contain useful lessons for other institutions interested in developing comprehensive imaging capabilities for the benefit of patients, trainees, physicians, and researchers.

" /> The past decade has seen an accelerated evolution of cardiovascular imaging. Not only have the accuracy and resolution of various imaging techniques improved, but our understanding of the different strengths of each technique has deepened with experience. As multimodality imaging emerged as a clinical ideal, The Methodist Hospital found itself superbly situated to make it a clinical reality. The genesis of the Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Imaging Center, which fully came into being in January 2008, may contain useful lessons for other institutions interested in developing comprehensive imaging capabilities for the benefit of patients, trainees, physicians, and researchers.

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IN THIS ISSUE

Nutritional Supplements and the Heart

Vol 15, Issue 3 (2019)


FEATURED GUEST EDITOR

ISSUE INTRO

Dietary Supplements: Facts and Fallacies

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RECOGNITIONS

Drs. Raizner and Cooke Take the Lead in Special Issue on Supplements

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REVIEW ARTICLES See More

Recent Clinical Trials Shed New Light on the Cardiovascular Benefits of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Supplemental Vitamins and Minerals for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment

Coenzyme Q10

Red Yeast Rice for Hypercholesterolemia

Inorganic Nitrate Supplementation for Cardiovascular Health

Vitamin D and Calcium Supplements: Helpful, Harmful, or Neutral for Cardiovascular Risk?

Cardiovascular Risk of Proton Pump Inhibitors

Advanced Cardiac Imaging for Complex Adult Congenital Heart Diseases

CASE REPORTS See More

A Rare Case of Pancreatitis-Induced Thrombosis of the Aorta and Superior Mesenteric Artery

Anomalous Origin of the Right Coronary Artery from the Left Main Coronary Artery in the Setting of Critical Bicuspid Aortic Valve Stenosis

Simultaneous Transfemoral Mitral and Tricuspid Valve in Ring Implantation: First Case Report with Edwards Sapien 3 Valve

Uneventful Follow-Up 2 Years after Endovascular Treatment of a High Flow Iatrogenic Aortocaval Fistula Causing Pulmonary Hypertension and Right Heart Failure

MUSEUM OF HMH MULTIMODALITY IMAGING CENTER See More

Snoopy’s Heart: A Case of Complete Congenital Absence of the Pericardium

CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES See More

POINTS TO REMEMBER

Herbal Nephropathy

EXCERPTA

Rolling the Dice on Red Yeast Rice

POINTS TO REMEMBER

The Kidney in Congenital Cyanotic Heart Disease

EXCERPTA

Talking Statins with Antonio Gotto

EDITORIALS

Letter to the Editor in Response to “Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in Diabetes Mellitus”