Methodist Journal

FEATURED GUEST EDITOR

ISSUE INTRO

The Burgeoning Field of Cardio-Oncology

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RECOGNITIONS

Barry H. Trachtenberg Leads Issue on Cardio-Oncology

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REVIEW ARTICLES See More

Heart Failure in Relation to Anthracyclines and Other Chemotherapies

Heart Failure in Relation to Tumor-Targeted Therapies and Immunotherapies

The Role of Cardiovascular Imaging and Serum Biomarkers in Identifying Cardiotoxicity Related to Cancer Therapeutics

Prevention and Treatment of Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiotoxicity

Cardiovascular Toxicities of Radiation Therapy

Electrophysiologic Complications in Cancer Patients

Vascular Toxicity in Patients with Cancer: Is There a Recipe to Clarify Treatment?

Future Directions in Cardio-Oncology

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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

Do Not Pass Flow: Microvascular Obstruction on Cardiac Magnetic Resonance After Reinfarction Following Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

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EXCERPTA

Cardio-Oncology, Then and Now: An Interview with Barry Trachtenberg

POINTS TO REMEMBER

Onconephrology: An Evolving Field

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Herbal Nephropathy

EXCERPTA

Rolling the Dice on Red Yeast Rice

EDITORIALS

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

Previous Issues

FEATURED GUEST EDITOR

An Illness at the Juncture of Molecular Medicine and New Technology

Guillermo Torre-Amione

Guillermo Torre-Amione. An Illness at the Juncture of Molecular Medicine and New Technology. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 2-2.

REVIEW ARTICLES

The Treatment of Heart Failure in the 21st Century: Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full?

Biykem Bozkurt, M.D., Ph.D. , Douglas L. Mann

Biykem Bozkurt and Douglas L. Mann. The Treatment of Heart Failure in the 21st Century: Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full?. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 3-5.


Stem Cell Therapy in Patients with Heart Failure

Bojan Vrtovec , Gregor Poglajen, Francois Haddad

Bojan Vrtovec, Gregor Poglajen, and François Haddad. Stem Cell Therapy in Patients with Heart Failure. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 6-10.


Ethical Dilemmas Surrounding the Use of Ventricular Assist Devices in Supporting Patients with End-STage Organ Dysfunction

Courtenay R. Bruce, J.D., M.A. , Baruch Brody, Mary A. Majumder

Courtenay R. Bruce, Baruch Brody, and Mary A. Majumder. Ethical Dilemmas Surrounding the Use of Ventricular Assist Devices in Supporting Patients with End-STage Organ Dysfunction. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 11-14.


The Role of B-Cells in Heart Failure

Andrea Cordero-Reyes , Keith Youker, Guillermo Torre-Amione

Andrea M. Cordero-Reyes, Keith A. Youker, and Guillermo Torre-Amione. The Role of B-Cells in Heart Failure. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 15-19.


Management of Ventricular Tachycardia in Heart Failure

Alex Baher , Miguel Valderrábano, M.D.

Alex Baher and Miguel Valderrabano. Management of Ventricular Tachycardia in Heart Failure. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 20-25.


Remote Monitoring of Heart Failure Patients

Arvind Bhimaraj

Arvind Bhimaraj. Remote Monitoring of Heart Failure Patients. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 26-31.


Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) Therapy: New Technology, New Hope?

Limael E. Rodriguez , Erik E. Suarez, Chirag Bavishi, Arvind Bambhroliya, Tony Ma, Biykem Bozkurt, M.D., Ph.D.

Limael E. Rodriguez, Erik E. Suarez, Matthias Loebe, and Brian A. Bruckner. Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) Therapy: New Technology, New Hope?. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 32-37.


Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: A Contemporary Review

Tina Shah , Sameer Ather, Chirag Bavishi, Arvind Bambhroliya, Tony Ma, Biykem Bozkurt, M.D., Ph.D.

Tina Shah, Sameer Ather, Chirag Bavishi, Arvind Bambhroliya, Tony Ma, and Biykem Bozkurt. Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: A Contemporary Review. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 38-43.


Mechanisms of Disease: Is Mitochondrial Function Altered in Heart Failure?

Dale J. Hamilton, M.D.

Dale J. Hamilton. Mechanisms of Disease: Is Mitochondrial Function Altered in Heart Failure?. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 44-48.


Efficacy of 3% Saline Vs. Conivaptan in AC Hieving Hyponatremia Treatment Goals

Manuel Dominguez , Jose A. Perez, Chirag B. Patel

Manuel Dominguez, Jose A. Perez, and Chirag B. Patel. Efficacy of 3% Saline Vs. Conivaptan in AC Hieving Hyponatremia Treatment Goals. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 49-53.


MUSEUM OF HMH MULTIMODALITY IMAGING CENTER

Pseudoaneurysm of the Ascending Aorta

Venkateshewar Polsani , Stephen H. Little, M.D.

Venkateshwar Polsani and Stephen H. Little. Pseudoaneurysm of the Ascending Aorta. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 61.

CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES

POINTS TO REMEMBER

Practical Clinical Pearls for the Practicing Clinician

Juan Jorge Olivero, M.D.

Juan J. Olivero Sr. Practical Clinical Pearls for the Practicing Clinician. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2013, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 60-60.

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