» Vol. 87, Nº 3, September 2006
LETTER FROM THE EDITOR - CARTA DO EDITOR

Artigo / Article  Dear reader, The scientific production in Brazilian cardiology has undergone a significant...
:. Fábio Vilas-Boas

ORIGINAL ARTICLES - ARTIGOS ORIGINAIS

Arritmia / Marcapasso

Artigo / Article
 High Dose of Amiodarone in a Short-Term Period Reduces The Incidence of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter
:. Rafael Vieira Alcalde, João Carlos Guaragna, Luiz Carlos Bodanese, Iran Castro, Eliana Sussenbach, Roberta Noer, Marco Antônio Goldani, Flávia Feier, João Batista Petracco

Artigo / Article  Time Domain Analysis of the Signal Averaged Electrocardiogram to Detect Late Potentials in Heart Failure Patients with Different Etiologies
:. Ernani de Sousa Grell, Rogério Silva de Paula, Nancy Maria Martins de Oliveira Tobias, Paulo Jorge Moffa, César José Grupi, Alfredo José Mansur

Cateterismo Intervencionista

Artigo / Article
 Prevalence of Renal Artery Stenosis in 1,656 Patients who Have Undergone Cardiac Catheterization
:. Rogério Tadeu Tumelero, Norberto Toazza Duda, Alexandre Pereira Tognon, Melissa Thiesen

Artigo / Article  Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Acute Myocardial Infarction. Analysis of Preoperative Predictors of Mortality
:. Renata Teixeira Ladeira, Fabio Biscegli Jatene, Rosangela Monteiro, Simone Pereira Zucato, Luciano Moreira Baracioli, Alexandre Ciappina Hueb, Luis Alberto Oliveira Dallan, Luiz Boro Puig, Sérgio Almeida Oliveira, José Carlos Nicolau
Dislipidemia

Artigo / Article  Increased Serum Levels of Lipoprotein(a) Correlated with the Severity of Coronary Artery Disease in Patients Submitted to Angiography
:. Luciana Moreira Lima, Maria das Graças Carvalho, Andréia Assis Loures-Vale, Ana Paula Fernandes, Ana Paula Lucas Mota, Cirilo Pereira da Fonseca Neto, José Carlos Faria Garcia, Jamil Abdala Saad, Marinez de Oliveira Souza

Doença Coronariana

Artigo / Article  Infection Complication Portends Poor Prognosis in Acute Myocardial Infarction
:. Leandro Carlos Grandini Júnior & Bruno Caramelli

Artigo / Article  C-Reactive Protein Diagnostic and Prognostic Value in Patients Presenting at the Emergency Room with Chest Pain
:. Alfredo Antonio Potsch, Aristarco Gonçalves Siqueira Filho, Bernardo Rangel Tura, Roberto Gamarski, Roberto Bassan, Mônica Viegas Nogueira, Marco Aurélio E. Moutinho, Antônio Cláudio Masetto Silva, Humberto Villacorta, Augusta Leite Campos
Artigo / Article  Preoperative Serum Fibrinogen as a Predictor for Myocardial Infarction in Surgical Myocardial Revascularization
:. Cristiano Pederneiras Jaeger, Renato Abdala Karam Kalil, João Carlos Vieira da Costa Guaragna, Luciana Jaeger Machado Carrion, Luiz Carlos Bodanese, João Batista Petracco
Artigo / Article  Influence of Gender on the Prognostic Value of Troponin I After Elective Percutaneous Coronary Interventions
:. Julio Cesar Vieira Braga, Almir Galvão Vieira Bitencourt, Marianna Deway Andrade, Roque Aras Junior, José Péricles Esteves
Artigo / Article  Stratifying Risk in Unstable Angina with Dobutamine
:. Brivaldo Markman Filho, Maria Celita Almeida, Manuel Markman, Andrea Chaves, Miguel A. Moretti, José A. F. Ramires, Luiz A. César
Artigo / Article  Is Systemic Lupus Erythematosus a New Risk Factor for Atherosclerosis?
:. Beatriz Funayama Alvarenga Freire, Rogério Cardoso da Silva, Alexandre Todorovic Fabro, Daniela Cristina dos Santos
Ecocardiografia Fetal

Artigo / Article  The Role of Nuchal Translucency in the Screening of Congenital Heart Defects
:. Rafael Frederico Bruns, Antonio Fernandes Moron, Carlos Geraldo Viana Murta, Luís Flávio de Andrade Gonçalves, Marina Maccagnano Zamith

Epidemiologia

Artigo / Article  Framingham Score for Public Transportation Drivers in the City of Teresina, Piauí
:. Maurício Batista Paes Landim and Edgar Guimarães Victor

Hipertenção

Artigo / Article
 Direct Duplex Scanning Parameters in the Diagnosis of Renal Artery Stenosis: A Study to Validate and Optimize Cut-off Points
:. Carla Motta Cardoso, Sérgio Salles Xavier, Gaudencio Espinosa Lopez,
Tatiana Marlowe Cunha Brunini
Insuficiência Cardíaca

Artigo / Article  Effects of Metoprolol Tartrate Therapy in Patients with Heart Failure
:. José Albuquerque de Figueiredo Neto, Charles Mady, César Grupi

Artigo / Article  Evaluation of Asymptomatic Patients with Chronic Chagas’ Disease through Ambulatory Electrocardiogram, Echocardiogram and B-Type
Natriuretic Peptide Analyses

:. Divina Seila de Oliveira Marques, Manoel Fernandes Canesin, Flavio Barutta Júnior, Claudio José Fuganti, Antonio Carlos Pereira Barretto
Artigo / Article  Severe Heart Failure at Intensive Therapy Unit - Is there an Ideal Prognostic Index?
:. Cristina Bueno Terzi, Silvia G. Lage, Desanka Dragosavac, Renato G. G. Terzi
Artigo / Article  Non-Pharmacological Management of Patients Hospitalized with Heart Failure at a Teaching Hospital
:. Eneida R. Rabelo, Graziella B. Aliti, Lívia Goldraich, Fernanda B. Domingues, Nadine Clausell, Luis E. Rohde
Artigo / Article  Changes in P-Wave After Percutaneous Mitral Valvuloplasty in Patients With Mitral Stenosis and Left Atrial Enlargement
:. José Carlos Estival Tarastchuk, Ênio Eduardo Guérios, Sônia Perreto, Ronaldo da Rocha Loures Bueno, Paulo Maurício Piá de Andrade, Deborah Cristina Nercolini, Álvaro Luiz Aranha Pacheco, Frederico Thomaz Ultramari, Alisson Moço Faidiga
Update - Artigo de Revisão

Artigo / Article
 Current Insights into the Modern Treatment of Decompensated Heart Failure
:. Fábio Vilas-Boas, MD, PhD and Ferenc Follath, MD, FESC
Artigo / Article  Contrast Media-Induced Nephropathy Following Diagnostic and Therapeutic Cardiac Catheterization
:. Frederico Thomaz Ultramari, Ronaldo da Rocha Loures Bueno, Cláudio Leinig Pereira da Cunha, Paulo Maurício Piá de Andrade, Deborah Cristina Nercolini, José Carlos Estival Tarastchuk, Alysson Moço Faidiga, Gilberto Melnik, Ênio Eduardo Guérios
Artigo / Article  Sudden Death Risk Stratification in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Genetic and Clinical Bases
:. Beatriz Piva e Mattos
CASE REPORT - RELATO DE CASO
Artigo / Article  Complete Repair in Total Atrioventricular Canal Defect with Cyanosis
:. Carla Tanamati, Renata Lure Suguimoto, Edmar Atik, Solange Gimenez Copolla, Filomena Regina Galles, Vera Demarchi Aiello, Miguel Lorenzo Barbero-Marcial
Artigo / Article  The Importance of Amiodarone Pulmonary Toxicity in the Differential Diagnosis of a Patient with Dyspnea Awaiting a Heart Transplant
:. Christiano Pereira Silva, Fernando Bacal, Philippe Vieira Pires, Luciano F. Drager, Germano Emílio Conceição Souza, Ginny Michele G. Fajardo, Léa Maria Macruz F. Demarchi, Edimar Alcides Bocchi
POINT OF VIEW - PONTO DE VISTA
Artigo / Article  Geriatric Cardiology: a Subspeciality or a Need?
:. Mauricio Wajngarten
Artigo / Article  Max Grinberg and Pablo M. A. Pommerantzeff
:. Mauricio Wajngarten
IMAGE - IMAGEM
Artigo / Article  Three-dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography in a Patient with Ostium Secundum Interatrial Defect
:. Marcelo L. C. Vieira, Pablo M. Pommerantzeff, Wilson Mathias Jr., José A. F. Ramires
UPDATE - ATUALIZAÇÃO
Artigo / Article  Applied Physiology to the Contemporary Management of the Neonate with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
:. Fernando Antibas Atik
Artigo / Article  Left Atrial Volume as an Index of Diastolic Function
:. Antônio Carlos Sobral Sousa
Artigo / Article  Neurally Mediated Syndromes
:. Eduardo Arrais Rocha
Artigo / Article  Effect of Thyroid Hormones on Cardiovascular and Muscle Systems and on Exercise Tolerance: a Brief Review
:. Alexandre Gonçalves, Elmiro Santos Resende, Maria Luiza Mendonça Pereira Fernandes, Alberto Martins da Costa
 
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