Vol 72, No 5 (2014)

Date published: 2014-05-16

Table of Contents

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Editorial
State-of-the-art review

Testosterone deficiency in men with heart failure: pathophysiology and its clinical, prognostic and therapeutic implications

Ewa A. Jankowska, Michał Tkaczyszyn, Elżbieta Kalicińska, Waldemar Banasiak, Piotr Ponikowski

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2014.0025
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):403-409.
Original articles

Inflammatory activity of pericoronary adipose tissue may affect plaque composition in patients with acute coronary syndrome without persistent ST-segment elevation: preliminary results

Tomasz Mazurek, Janusz Kochman, Małgorzata Kobylecka, Radosław Wilimski, Krzysztof J. Filipiak, Leszek Królicki, Grzegorz Opolski

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2013.0320
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):410-416.

Relationship between epicardial fat and coronary microvascular dysfunction

Mohammd Sadegh Parsaei, Maryam Nabati, Jamshid Yazdani, Babak Bagheri, Ali Ghaemian, Naser Saffar

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2013.0347
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):417-424.

Denervation of nerve terminals in renal arteries: one-year follow-up of interventional treatment of arterial hypertension

Krzysztof Bartuś, Jerzy Sadowski, Bogusław Kapelak, Radosław Litwinowicz, Wojciech Zajdel, Jacek Godlewski, Magdalena Bartuś, Krzysztof Żmudka, Anna Chrapusta, Janusz Konstanty-Kalandyk, Piotr Węgrzyn, Paul A. Sobotka

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2013.0357
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):425-431.

Variability of circadian blood pressure profile during 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in hypertensive patients

Paweł Salwa, Iwona Gorczyca-Michta, Maciej Kluk, Katarzyna Dziubek, Beata Wożakowska-Kapłon

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2014.0018
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):432-437.

The effect of chronically occluded coronary artery recanalisation on baroreflex sensitivity and left ventricular systolic function

Ludmiła Daniłowicz-Szymanowicz, Gian Domenico Pinna, Karolina Dorniak, Grzegorz Mincewicz, Paweł Zagożdżon, Waldemar Dorniak, Justyna Suchecka, Grzegorz Raczak

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2013.0356
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):438-445.

B-type natriuretic peptide in patients after percutaneous trans-coronary-sinus mitral annuloplasty

Tomasz Siminiak, Olga Jerzykowska, Michał Kuzemczak, Andrzej Szyszka, Piotr Kałmucki, Artur Baszko

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2014.0017
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):446-451.

Evaluation of the clinical utility of urocortin 1 in systolic heart failure

Erkan Yildirim, Ibrahim Keles, Huseyin Altug Cakmak, Kahraman Cosansu, Gunay Can, Baris Ikitimur

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2013.0353
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):452-458.

Importance of plasma endothelin-1 level in the evaluation of heart failure severity in infants with ventricular septal defect

Jacek Skiendzielewski, Bożena Werner

DOI: 10.5603/KP.a2013.0351
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):459-464.
Clinical vignette

Cryoballoon ablation of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and underlying atrial tachycardia and ectopy arising from a common trigger focus limited to a right inferior pulmonary vein

Radosław Kiedrowicz, Jarosław Kaźmierczak, Maciej Wielusiński, Joanna Zielonka

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0094
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):465.

Heart perforation by pro-MRI right ventricular lead in a 26-year-old woman

Małgorzata Hardzina, Andrzej Ząbek, Bartosz Laskowicz, Anna Rydlewska, Krzysztof Boczar, Barbara Małecka

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0095
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):466.

Acute coronary syndrome and single coronary artery ostium

Uwe Speiser, Georg Ende, Silvio Quick, Nadine K. Waessnig, Stephan Wiedemann, Ivan Platzek, Ruth H. Strasser, Michael Guenther

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0096
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):467.

Ventricular fibrillation in a marathon mountain bike racer

Joanna Piniewska-Juraszek, Edyta Kostarska-Srokosz, Wojciech Król, Joanna Syska-Sumińska, Mirosław Dłużniewski

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0097
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):468.

Acute myocarditis complicated by pulmonary embolism

Bartosz Puchalski, Filip M. Szymański

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0098
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):469.

One patient: double massive pulmonary embolism with haemodynamic collapse managed by emergent surgery

Piotr Buczkowski, Sebastian Stefaniak, Marek Jemielity, Stanisław Jankiewicz, Tatiana Mularek-Kubzdela

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0099
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):470.

Pitfalls of fractional flow reserve

Paweł Tyczyński, Łukasz Kalińczuk, Aneta Fronczak, Adam Witkowski, Marcin Demkow

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0100
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):471.

Transient dynamic left ventricular outflow tract obstruction in a patient with pheochromocytoma

Katarzyna Jóźwik-Plebanek, Anna Klisiewicz, Andrzej Januszewicz, Aleksander Prejbisz

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0101
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):472.
Letter to the editor

Dynamic ECG changes in a patient with subarachnoid haemorrhage

Piotr Kukla, Marek Jastrzębski, Wojciech Kurdzielewicz, Leszek Bryniarski, Wiktor Zajchowski, Adrian Baranchuk

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0102
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):473-475.

Authors’ response

Dariusz Dudek, Artur Dziewierz, Paweł Kleczyński, Dawid Giszterowicz, Tomasz Rakowski, Danuta Sorys, Łukasz Rzeszutko, Jacek Legutko, Stanisław Bartuś, Jacek Dragan, Artur Klecha, Zbigniew Siudak, Krzysztof Żmudka

DOI: 10.5603/KP.2014.0104
Kardiol Pol 2014;72(5):476-477.

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