Pediatrics Online Early Release Alert

Pediatrics Online Early Release Alert

New Pediatrics Early Release articles have been made available
(for the period 17 Mar 2008 to 24 Mar 2008):


Lipid-Laden Macrophage Index Is Not an Indicator of Gastroesophageal Reflux-Related Respiratory Disease in Children
Rachel Rosen, Julia Fritz, Ariela Nurko, Dawn Simon, and Samuel Nurko
Pediatrics published 24 March 2008, 10.1542/peds.2007-0723

Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients With Congenital Portosystemic Venous Shunt: A Previously Unrecognized Association
Takuro Ohno, Jun Muneuchi, Kenji Ihara, Tetsuji Yuge, Yoshiaki Kanaya, Shigeo Yamaki, and Toshiro Hara
Pediatrics published 24 March 2008, 10.1542/peds.2006-3411

Cardiology Journal

Fuente: Daniel C. 🙂

Pases medicos

Dear Colleagues,

Cardiology Journal ( provides you access to several interesting articles, which are published in 1/2008 issue of the Journal:

Review and how to do articles on:

Early repolarization in ECG
Early repolarization variant: Epidemiological aspects, mechanism,
and differential diagnosis

Cardiac biomarkers in pulmonary embolism
Importance of cardiac biomarkers in risk stratification in acute pulmonary embolism

Surgical atrial fibrillation ablation
Surgical atrial fibrillation ablation: A review of contemporary techniques
and energy sources

Original articles focused on:

Is level of uric acid associated with CAD?
The relationship between coronary artery disease and uric acid levels
in young patients with acute myocardial infarction

Biatrial pacing and atrial late potentials
Electrophysiological effects of biatrial pacing evaluated by means
of signal-averaged P wave time-domain parameters. The significance
of persistent atrial late potentials in right atrium during biatrial pacing

Is BNP affected by cardiac pacing in SSS?
The influence of permanent cardiac pacing on plasma levels
of B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with sick sinus syndrome

What is the relationship between obesity and HRV parameters in MI?
Obesity and heart rate variability in men with myocardial infarction

Is distribution of Connexin 40 affected in CAD pts?
Study on the spatial distribution pattern of Cx40 gap junctions
in the atria of patients with coronary heart disease

Predictors of myocardial reperfusion
Predictive factors of myocardial reperfusion in patients with
anterior wall acute myocardial infarction

… with elegant editorial by Drs. Kubica and Kozinski

No-reflow phenomenon: Achilles’ heel of primary coronary angioplasty
in acute myocardial infaction

Gas rebreathing method to measure cardiac output
The reliability of noninvasive cardiac output measurement using the inert
gas rebreathing method in patients with advanced heart failure


Moxifloxacin and TdP
Moxifloxacin-induced torsades de pointes

HOCM in liver transplant
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy in liver transplant patients

Stent for interrupted aortic arch
Percutaneous reconstruction of the continuity of
a functionally interrupted aortic arch using a stent

Lef ventricular non-compaction

Left ventricular non-compaction

Historical article on:

Eliot Corday
Eliot Corday (1913-1999): A giant in cardiology, with a human heart