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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

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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

POINTS TO REMEMBER

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

Regenerative Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease: Introduction

Paolo Decuzzi , John P. Cooke

Paolo Decuzzi and John P. Cooke . Regenerative Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease: Introduction. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 186.

REVIEW ARTICLES

Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Failure

Robert E. Michler

Robert E. Michler. Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Failure. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 187-194.


Use of Stem Cells in Heart Failure Treatment: Where We Stand and Where We Are Going

Luis A. Sanchez , Carlos Enrique Guerrero-Beltran, Andrea Cordero-Reyes, Gerardo J. Garcia-Rivas, Guillermo Torre

Luis A. Sánchez, Carlos Enrique Guerrero-Beltrán, Andrea M. Cordero-Reyes, Gerardo García-Rivas, and Guillermo Torre-Amione. Use of Stem Cells in Heart Failure Treatment: Where We Stand and Where We Are Going. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 195-200.


Clinical Trials of Adult Stem Cell Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease

Crystal M. Botham , William L. Bennett, John P. Cooke

Crystal M. Botham, William L. Bennett, and John P. Cooke. Clinical Trials of Adult Stem Cell Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 201-205.


Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells: How They Will Change the Practice of Cardiovascular Medicine

Wing Tak Wong , Nazish Sayed, John P. Cooke

Wing Tak Wong, Nazish Sayed, and John P. Cooke. Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells: How They Will Change the Practice of Cardiovascular Medicine. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 206-209.


Therapeutic Transdifferentiation: Can we Generate Cardiac Tissue Rather Than Scar after Myocardial Injury?

Nazish Sayed , Wing Tak Wong, John P. Cooke

Nazish Sayed, Wing Tak Wong, and John P. Cooke. Therapeutic Transdifferentiation: Can we Generate Cardiac Tissue Rather Than Scar after Myocardial Injury?. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 210-212.


Building a Tissue In Vitro from the Bottom Up: Implications in Regenerative Medicine

Francesco Urciuolo , Giorgia Imparato, Alessandra Totaro, Paolo A. Netti

Francesco Urciuolo, Giorgia Imparato, Alessandra Totaro, and Paolo A. Netti. Building a Tissue In Vitro from the Bottom Up: Implications in Regenerative Medicine. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 213-217.


Imaging Cardiac Stem Cell Transplantation Using Radionuclide Labeling Techniques: Clinical Applications and Future Directions

Luka Lezaic , Francois Haddad, Bojan Vrtovec, Joseph C. Wu

Luka Lezaic, François Haddad, Bojan Vrtovec, and Joseph C. Wu. Imaging Cardiac Stem Cell Transplantation Using Radionuclide Labeling Techniques: Clinical Applications and Future Directions. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 218-222.


Patient-Specific Computational Modeling and Magnetic Nanoconstructs: Tools for Maximizing the Efficacy of Stem Cell-Based Therapies

Paolo Decuzzi

Paolo Decuzzi (2013) Patient-Specific Computational Modeling and Magnetic Nanoconstructs: Tools for Maximizing the Efficacy of Stem Cell-Based Therapies. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 223-228.


CASE REPORTS

IgG4 Related Cardiac Disease

Hector Carbajal , Lindsay Waters, M.D., Jovan Popovich, Milton Boniuk, Patricia Chevez-Barrios, Donald M. Marcus, Sandra Sessoms

Hector Carbajal, Lindsay Waters, Jovan Popovich, Milton Boniuk, Patricia Chevez-Barrios, Donald M. Marcus, and Sandra Sessoms. IgG4 Related Cardiac Disease. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 230-232.

Pulsating Suprasternal Lump: a Diagnostic and Management Dilemma

Ahmed Sayed , Alaa Farok , Hosam El-Sayed , Said A. Soliman

Ahmed Sayed, Alaa Farok, Hosam El-Sayed, and Said A. Soliman. Pulsating Suprasternal Lump: a Diagnostic and Management Dilemma. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 233-234.

MUSEUM OF HMH MULTIMODALITY IMAGING CENTER

Cardiac Amyloidosis

Dan Le , Rasheed Zaid, Jeffrey Cruz, Faisal Nabi, M.D., Dipan J. Shah

Dan Le, Rasheed Zaid, Jeffrey Dela Cruz, Faisal Nabi, and Dipan Shah. Cardiac Amyloidosis. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 237.

CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES

POINTS TO REMEMBER

The Judicious Use of Antimicrobial Therapy: Just Because You Can Doesn't Mean You Should

Richard L. Harris

Richard L. Harris. The Judicious Use of Antimicrobial Therapy: Just Because You Can Doesn't Mean You Should. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 235-236.

EDITORIALS

Update on the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center Cardiac Stem Cell Studies

Brian A. Bruckner , Michael J. Reardon, M.D.

Brian A. Bruckner and Michael J. Reardon. Update on the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center Cardiac Stem Cell Studies. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: October 2013, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 229-229.


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