Vol.41, No.5, 2000


Review Article:
Irradiation and Postangioplasty Restenosis: A Recent Overview.
Sugao Ishiwata, et. al.


Clinical Studies:

Factors Predicting Mortality in Patients after Myocardial Infarction Caused by Left Main Coronary Artery Occlusion: Significance of ST Segment Elevation in Both aVR and aVL Leads.
Tomoyuki Hori, et. al.

Decrease of Nitric Oxide End-products during Coronary Circulation Reflects Elevated Basal Coronary Artery Tone in Patients with Vasospastic Angina.
Tomoyuki Hori, et. al.

QT Interval Dispersion: Non-invasive Marker of Ischemic Injury in Patients with Unstable Angina Pectoris?
Oben Doven, et. al.

Correlation between Monocyte and T-lymphocyte Activation Markers in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome.
Yoon-Ho Choi, et. al.

Distinct Increase in Hematocrit Associated with Paroxysm of Atrial Fibrillation.
Shigeru Okuno, et. al.

Usefulness of Head-up Tilt Test in the Evaluation and Management of Unexplained Syncope or Pre-syncope.
Ber-Ren Fang, et. al.


Experimental Study:

Catheter-Delivered In Vivo Gene Transfer into Rat Myocardium Using the Fusigenic Liposomal Mediated Method.
Ken Shinmura, et. al.


Case Reports:

Guide Catheter Damage during Rotational Coronary Atherectomy of Aorto-ostial Lesions.
Hirotaka Oda, et. al.

Rupture of a Giant Saccular Aneurysm of Coronary Arteriovenous Fistulas.
Masahiro Ito, et. al.

Persistent Fifth Aortic Arch: An Ignored and Underestimated Disease.
Chaw-Chi Chiu, et. al.

Pericardial Constriction due to Malignant Lymphoma.
Junya Ako, et. al.



Does only atrial fibrillation influence VEGF secretion?
Shigeru Amitani, et. al.