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

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

CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES See More

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

Overview of the Current Benefits and Risks of Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices

Jerry Estep , Matthias Loebe

Jerry D. Estep and Matthias Loebe. Overview of the Current Benefits and Risks of Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 2-3.

RECOGNITIONS

Journal Editors Salute Jerry D. Estep and Matthias Loebe for Their Contribution to the Special Issue on Mechanical Assist Devices

Journal Editors Salute Jerry D. Estep and Matthias Loebe for Their Contribution to the Special Issue on Mechanical Assist Devices. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 1.

REVIEW ARTICLES

Treatment Strategies for Patients with an Intermacs I Profile

Walid K. Abu Saleh , Odeaa Al Jabbari, Ashrith Guha, Matthias Loebe, Brian A. Bruckner

Walid K. Abu Saleh, Odeaa Al Jabbari, Ashrith Guha, Matthias Loebe, and Brian A. Bruckner. Treatment Strategies for Patients with an Intermacs I Profile. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 4-8.


Ventricular Assist Devices as Destination Therapy: Psychosocial and Ethical Implications

Sherry Grogan , Kristin Kostick, Estevan Delgado, Courtenay R. Bruce, J.D., M.A.

Sherry Grogan, Kristin Kostick, Estevan Delgado, and Courtenay R. Bruce. Ventricular Assist Devices as Destination Therapy: Psychosocial and Ethical Implications. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 9-11.


Physiological Impact of Continuous Flow on End-Organ Function: Clinical Implications in the Current ERA of Left Ventricular Assist Devices

Arvind Bhimaraj , Cesar Uribe, Erik E. Suarez

Arvind Bhimaraj, Cesar Uribe, and Erick E. Suarez. Physiological Impact of Continuous Flow on End-Organ Function: Clinical Implications in the Current ERA of Left Ventricular Assist Devices. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 12-17.


Predictors and Management of Right Heart Failure After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation

Nadia Fida , Matthias Loebe, Jerry Estep, Ashrith Guha

Nadia Fida, Matthias Loebe, Jerry D. Estep, and Ashrith Guha. Predictors and Management of Right Heart Failure After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 18-23.


Gastrointestinal Bleeding After Continuous-flow Left Ventricular Device Implantation: Review of Pathophysiology and Management

Ashrith Guha , Carrie L. Eshelbrenner, David M. Richards, Howard P. Monsour Jr

Ashrith Guha, Carrie L. Eshelbrenner, David M. Richards, and Howard P. Monsour, Jr. Gastrointestinal Bleeding After Continuous-flow Left Ventricular Device Implantation: Review of Pathophysiology and Management. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 24-27.


A Review of Infections in Patients with Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Prevention, Diagnosis and Management

Barry H. Trachtenberg, M.D. , Andrea Cordero-Reyes, Barbara Elias, Matthias Loebe

Barry H. Trachtenberg, Andrea Cordero-Reyes, Barbara Elias, and Matthias Loebe. A Review of Infections in Patients with Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Prevention, Diagnosis and Management. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 28-32.


Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Shared Care Goals of Monitoring and Treating Patients

Jerry Estep , Barry H. Trachtenberg, M.D., Laurie P. Loza, Brian A. Bruckner

Jerry D. Estep, Barry H. Trachtenberg, Laurie P. Loza, and Brian A. Bruckner. Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Shared Care Goals of Monitoring and Treating Patients. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 33-44.


CASE REPORTS

Necrosis of the Anterolateral Papillary Muscle–An Unusual Mechanical Complication of Myocardial Infarction

Walid K. Abu Saleh , Odeaa Al Jabbari, Basel Ramlawi, Mahesh Ramchandani, M.D.

Walid K. Abu Saleh, Odeaa Aljabbari, Basel Ramlawi, and Mahesh Ramchandani. Necrosis of the Anterolateral Papillary Muscle–An Unusual Mechanical Complication of Myocardial Infarction. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 48-50.

A Lead You Can't Miss: A Case of Right Ventricular Perforation

Daniel Addison , Jedrzej Wosik, Itamar Birnbaum, Salim S. Virani

Daniel Addison, Jedrzej Wosik, Itamar Birnbaum, and Salim S. Virani. A Lead You Can't Miss: A Case of Right Ventricular Perforation. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 51-52.

Isolated Cardiac Amyloidosis: An Enigma Unravelled

Umair Khalid , Omar Awar, Gordana Verstovsek, Benjamin Cheong, Sarvari Venkata Yellapragada, Hani Jneid, Anita Deswal, Salim S. Virani

Umair Khalid, Omar Awar, Gordana Verstovsek, Benjamin Cheong, Sarvari Venkata Yellapragada, Hani Jneid, Anita Deswal, and Salim S. Virani. Isolated Cardiac Amyloidosis: An Enigma Unravelled. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 53-58.

MUSEUM OF HMH MULTIMODALITY IMAGING CENTER

Stenosis of a Bioprosthetic Tricuspid Valve

Dimitrios Maragiannis , Shaun Smithson, Mojgan Amrikachi, Gerald M. Lawrie, Stephen H. Little, M.D., Su Min Chang, M.D.

Dimitrios Maragiannis, Shaun Smithson, Mojgan Amrikachi, Gerald Lawrie, Stephen H. Little, and Su Min Chang. Stenosis of a Bioprosthetic Tricuspid Valve. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 64.

CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES

POINTS TO REMEMBER

Gastrointestinal Pearls for the Cardiovascular Clinician

Alberto O. Barroso

Alberto O. Barroso. Gastrointestinal Pearls for the Cardiovascular Clinician. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 65-65.

EDITORIALS

An Interview with Dr. George P. Noon

Arvind Bambhroliya , Matthias Loebe

Arvind Bhimaraj and Matthias Loebe. An Interview with Dr. George P. Noon. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 45-47.


Husband-and-Wife Editorial Team at The New England Journal of Medicine: Lifetime Crusaders for Physician-Industry Independence

Tsung O. Cheng

Tsung O. Cheng. Husband-and-Wife Editorial Team at The New England Journal of Medicine: Lifetime Crusaders for Physician-Industry Independence. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal. January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 59.


Reflections on 59 Years of Doctoring

Roman W. DeSanctis

Roman W. DeSanctis (2015) Reflections on 59 Years of Doctoring. Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal: January 2015, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 60-63.


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