Vol.42, No.1, 2001





Progress in Cardioangioscopy.
Yasumi Uchida.


Clinical Studies:

Serum Lipoprotein(a) and Its Relation to Left Ventricular Thrombus in Patients with Acute Myocaridal Infarciton.
Surkru Celik, et. al.

Genetic Background in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.
Shuichi Aoki, et. al.

Impaired Exercise-Related Myocardial Uptake of Technetium-99m-Tetrofosmin in Relation to Coronary Narrowing and Diabetic State: Assessment with Quantitative Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography.
Hisataka Sasao, et. al.

Comparison of Ticlopidine and Cilostazol for the Prevention of Restenosis after Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty.
Noriyasu Nagaoka, et. al.

Underutilization of Anticoagulation Therapy in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation.
G. Bih-Fang Guo, et. al.

Abrupt Loss of Constant Fusion during Entrainment of Ventricular Tachycardia at a Critical Paced Cycle Length.
Masayuki Yamaura, et. al.

Effects of Cavotricuspid Isthmus Catheter Ablation on Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation.
Koichiro Kumagai, et. al.

Clinical Features and Prognosis of Acute Aortic Intramural Hemorrhage Compared with Those of Acute Aortic Dissection: A Single Center Experience.
Jin Ku Kim, et. al.


Experimental Study:

Novel Method for Assessing Myocardial Perfusion: Visualization and Measurement of Intramyocardial Coronary Blood Flow in the Entire Left Ventricular Wall Using Contrast Enhanced, High Frequency Doppler Echocardiography.
Kenji Ujino, et. al.

Effects of Nonionic Contrast Media on Platelet Aggregation: Assessment by Particle Counting with Laser-Light Scattering.
Takanori Ogawa, et. al.

OPC-8212, a Quinoline Derivative, Counteracts the Reduction in Type III Collagen mRNA due to Lipopolysaccharides in Cultured Rat Cardiac Fibroblasts.
Issei Sano, et. al.


Case Reports:

Multiple Coronary Artery Aneurysms Combined with Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm.
Oktay Peker, et. al.