» Vol. 88, Nº 4, April 2007
EDITORIAL
Artigo / Article  Economic analysis of drug-eluting coronary stents in Brazil: a choice for all or just for a few patients?
:. Anis Rassi Jr.
ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Arrytmias/Pacemaker

Artigo / Article
 Evaluating cardiac vagal activity on a conventional eletrocardiogram
:. Flávia P. Teixeira, Djalma R. Ricardo, Claudia Lucia Barros de Castro, Claudio Gil S. de Araújo

Interventional Cardiology

Artigo / Article
 Effectiveness of the Amplatzer™ device for transcatheter closure of an ostium secundum atrial septal defect
:. Cristiano Oliveira Cardoso, Raul Ivo Rossi Filho, Paulo Renato Machado, Lisia M. Galant François, Estela S. K. Horowitz, Rogério Sarmento-Leite

Artigo / Article  Randomized comparative study of diamond-like carbon coated stainless steel stent versus uncoated stent implantation in patients with coronary artery disease
:. George César Ximenes Meireles, Luciano Mauricio de Abreu, Antonio Artur da Cruz Forte, Marcos Kiyoshi Sumita, Jorge Hideki Sumita, Jose Del Carmen Solano Aliaga

Pediatric Cardiology

Artigo / Article
 Echocardiograph pulmonary venous flow patterns in congenital heart defects with increased pulmonary flow
:. Ivan Romero Rivera, Maria Alayde Mendonça da Silva, Valdir Ambrósio Moises, José Lázaro de Andrade, Orlando Campos Filho, Ângelo Amato de Paola, Antonio Carlos Carvalho

Cardiac Surgery

Artigo / Article
 Aortopulmonary window: impact of associated lesions on surgical results
:. Cinthia Siqueira Gangana, Ana Flávia de Araújo Malheiros, Elizabete Vilar Alves, Maurício Amir de Azevedo, Renata Moll Bernardes, Luiz Carlos Simões

Artigo / Article  Correction of simple congenital heart defects in children and adolescents through minithoracotomies
:. Wilson Luiz da Silveira, Fabiana A. Penachi Bosco, Adélio Ferreira Leite, Fernanda A. Oliveira Peixoto, Mirna de Sousa, Carlos César Elias de Souza

Artigo / Article  Metabolic syndrome in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft: prevalence and a marker of morbidity/mortality during hospitalization and 30 days after hospital discharge
:. Eduardo Pimenta, Oswaldo Passarelli Junior, Flávio Borelli, Márcio G. Sousa, Carlos Gun, Vivian Amato, Celso Amodeo, Leopoldo Soares Piegas

Artigo / Article  Hospital costs of coronary artery bypass grafting on elective coronary patients
:. Nagib Haddad, Eliana Bittar, Andréa Fabiana de Marchi, Coralice dos Santos Veiga Kantorowitz, Andréa Cotait Ayoub, Mayuli Lurbe Fonseca, Leopoldo Soares Piegas

Dyslipidemia

Artigo / Article
 Total plasmatic homocysteine and von Willebrand factor in experimental diabetes mellitus
:. Renato Delascio Lopes, Lindalva Batista Neves, Vânia D’Almeida, Gleice Margarete de Souza Conceição, Alexandre Gabriel Junior
Coronary Artery Disease

Artigo / Article
 Serum ferritin and obstructive coronary artery disease: angiographic correlation
:. Moacir Fernandes de Godoy, Isabela Thomaz Takakura, Rafael Dinardi Machado, Luciano Vaccari Grassi, Paulo Roberto Nogueira
Artigo / Article  Effectiveness of sustained-release bupropion in the treatment of smoke patients with cardiovascular disease
:. Jaqueline Scholz Issa, Glória Heloise Perez, Jayme Diament, Angela Giuliana Zavattieri, Kátia Ulrich de Oliveira
Hypertension

Artigo / Article
 A study on systemic arterial hypertension in Campo Grande, MS, Brazil
:. Ana Rita Araújo de Souza, Anselmo Costa, Diogo Nakamura, Leandro Nascimento Mocheti, Paulo Roberto Stevanato Filho, Luiz Alberto Ovando
Artigo / Article  Combined analysis of genetic and environmental factors on essential hypertension in a brazilian rural population in the Amazon region
:. Silvia Regina Sampaio Freitas, Pedro Hernan Cabello, Rodrigo Soares Moura-Neto, Luciana Cresta Dolinsky, Marcio Neves Bóia
Artigo / Article  High blood pressure and some risk factors in a brazilian capital
:. Paulo César B. Veiga Jardim, Maria do Rosário Peixoto Gondim, Estelamaris Tronco Monego, Humberto Graner Moreira, Priscila Valverde de Oliveira Vitorino, Weimar Kunz Sebba Barroso Souza, Luiz César Nazário Scala
Heart Failure/Myocardiopathy

Artigo / Article
 Impact analysis of drug-eluting stent in the unified health system budget
:. Denizar Vianna Araújo, Valter Correia Lima, Marcos Bosi Ferraz
Artigo / Article  Cost-effectiveness of sirolimus-eluting stents in percutaneous coronary interventions in Brazil
:. Carisi Anne Polanczyk, Marco V. Wainstein, Jorge Pinto Ribeiro

Artigo / Article  Heart failure treatment profile at the beta blockers era
:. Christiano Pereira Silva, Fernando Bacal, Philippe Vieira Pires, Sandrigo Mangini, Victor Sarli Issa, Silvia Ferreira Ayub Moreira, Paulo Roberto Chizzola, Germano Emílio Conceição Souza, Guilherme Veiga Guimarães, Edimar Alcides Bocchi

Artigo / Article  Influence of pregnancy on clinical course and fetal outcome of women with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
:. Walkiria Samuel Avila, Florence M. Cavalcanti Amaral, Jose Antonio Franchini Ramires, Eduardo Giusti Rossi, Max Grinberg, Maria Rita Lemos Bortolotto, Charles Mady, José Eduardo Krieger, Marcelo Zugaib
Artigo / Article  Macroscopic aspects of chronic chagas heart disease in aging
:. Flávia Aparecida de Oliveira, Vicente de Paula Antunes Teixeira, Ruy de Souza Lino Junior, Marina Clare Vinaud, Marlene Antônia dos Reis
Artigo / Article  Blood pressure measurement in children and adolescents: guidelines of high blood pressure recommendations and current clinical practice
:. Maria Alayde Mendonça da Silva, Ivan Romero Rivera, Maria Goretti Barbosa de Souza, Antonio Carlos de Camargo Carvalho

 

BRIEF COMMENTS

Artigo / Article  Epicardial lesions in Chagas’ heart disease reflect an inflammatory process
:. Luiz Alberto Benvenuti e Paulo Sampaio Gutierrez

 
ERRATUM
Artigo / Article  Erratum
 
ABC ELETRONIC PAGES
 
CASE REPORT
Artigo / Article  Multiarterial myocardial bridge: unusual anatomical and clinical presentations
:. Luciano de Moura Santos, Edmur Carlos de Araújo, Luciano Nogueira Liberato de Sousa
Artigo / Article  Coronary artery bypass surgery in patients with anomalous circumflex artery
:. Walter J. Gomes, Rodrigo P. Paez, Francisco A. Alves
Artigo / Article  Eustachian valve endocarditis
:. Viviane Cordeiro Veiga, Ana Cristina Carlo Magno Molinari, Cíntia Mara Farias, Amilton Silva Junior, Marcelo Luiz Patrício, Henry Abensur
Artigo / Article  Infracardiac total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage: a diagnostic challenge
:. Célia M. C. Silva, Victor M. Oporto, Patrícia Silveira, Ayrton Bertini Junior, Carlos Eduardo Bernini Kapins, Antonio Carlos Camargo Carvalho
Artigo / Article  Coronary giant cell arteritis and acute myocardial infarction
:. Pérsio Godoy, Stanley de Almeida Araújo, Eduardo Paulino Júnior, Marco Aurélio Lana-Peixoto
 
POINT OF VIEW
Artigo / Article  Health profiles – Brazil 2006 – changes and their causes
:. Iseu Gus
Artigo / Article  Surgical treatment of patients with heart failure through myocardial revascularization, ventricular reconstruction, and mitral valve surgery
:. Enio Buffolo
 
IMAGE
Artigo / Article  Left atrial appendage: real-time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiographic image
:. Marcelo Luiz Campos Vieira, Gláucia M. P. Tavares, Alexandre Cury, Edgar B. Lira Filho, Adriana Cordovil, Ana C. T. Rodrigues, Cláudia G. Mônaco, Gustavo Naccarato, Cláudio H. Fischer, Samira S. Morhy
 
CLINICAL UPDATE
Artigo / Article  If current and heart rate control
:. Luiz Antonio Machado César
 
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