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Contents

CONTENTS
Vol.40, No.5, 1999

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Review Article:
Biochemical Diagnosis of Aortic Dissection: From Bench to Bedside. Toru Suzuki, et. al.

Clinical Studies:

EarlyAlteration of Coronary Hemodynamics in Late Restenosis after Coronary Angioplasty.
Tao-Cheng Wu, et. al.

Increased Hyperkinesis in Noninfarcted Areas during Short-term Follow-up in Patients with First Anterior Acute Myocardial Infarction Treated by Direct Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty.
Shigenori Ito, et. al.

A Simple Technique for Anatomical Slow Pathway Ablation in Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia.
Yoshihisa Enjoji, et. al.

Coronary Flow Reserve and Ischemic-like Electrocardiogram in Patients with Symptomatic Mitral Valve Prolapse.
Tao-Cheng Wu, et. al.

Clinical Analysis of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy which Evolved into Dilated Phase during Long-term Follow-up.
Kagumi Doi, et. al.

Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Gene Polymorphism and Geometric Patterns of Hypertensive Left Ventricular Hypertrophy.
Hitoshi Ueno, et. al.

Evaluation of Right Atrial Appendage Blood Flow by Transesophageal Echocardiography in Subjects with a Normal Heart.
Mehmet Bilge, et. al.

Experimental Studies:

Potassium Channel Openers Antagonize the Effects of Class III Antiarrhythmic Agents in Canine Purkinje Fiber Action Potentials: Implications for Prevetion of Proarrhythmia Induced by Class III Agents.
Masahiko Kondo, et. al.

Direct Effects of Class I Antiarrhythmic Drugs on Epicardial Electrograms in Dogs.
Tetsu Watanabe, et. al.

Augmented Basal Nitric Oxide Production Contributes to Maintenance of Coronary Blood Flow in Dogs with Pacing-Induced Heart Failure.
Takeo Niitsuma, et. al.

Protective Action of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors on Cardiac Hypertrophy in the Aortic-Banded Rat.
Yukie Kurosawa, et. al.

Case Reports:

Slow-fast Form of Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycadia with Eccentric Retrograde Left-side Activation.
Kei Yano, et. al.

Both Low and High Energy Cardioversion Induced Accelerated Ventricular Tachycardia in a Patient Treated with an Implantabel Cardioverter Defibrillator.
Takashi Washizuka, et. al.

Successful Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Incessant Ventricular Tachycardia with a Delta Wavelike Beginning of the QRS Complex.
Hidehiko Nagasawa, et. al.

Brady-tachycardia Symdrome after Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer: Assessment by Computed Tomography and Carbon-11 Methionine Positron Emission Tomography.
Takuya Watanabe, et. al.