Advances in Heart

Advances in Heart and Heart Surgery is written for healthcare providers interested in cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery.

Spring 2014
  • Options for the "No-Option" Refractory Angina Patient by Timothy Henry, MD
  • A Hybrid Approach to the Treatment of Congenital Heart Disease by Alistair Phillips, MD, Ken Catchpole, PhD, and Evan Zahn, MD
Fall 2013
  • Endovascular Treatment of Aortic Dissections by Aamir Shah, MD, and Ali Khoynezhad, MD, PhD
  • Next-Generation Aortic Valve Devices by Hasan Jilaihawi, MD, and Raj Makkar, MD
April 2013
  • Percutaneous Right Heart Valve Replacement in Congenital Heart Disease: A Paradigm Shift in Therapy by Evan Zahn, MD
  • Renal Sympathetic Denervation for Hypertension by Florian Rader, MD, MSc
December 2012
  • A Vaccine for Atherosclerosis by P.K. Shah, MD, and Kuang-Yuh Chyu, MD, PhD
  • Adult Cardiac Care for Patients with Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophies by Ronald G. Victor, MD
September 2012
  • Cardiosphere-Derived Cells and Therapeutic Regeneration of the Heart by Eduardo Marbán, MD, PhD
  • Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Open New Possibilities in Treatment, Drug Development by Clive Svendsen, PhD
  • Biological Pacemakers: Are We Closer to the Clinic? By Eugenio Cingolani, MD
January 2012
  • The Role of Percutaneous Aortic Procedures vs. Open Operations by Ali Khoynezhad, MD, PhD
  • Noninvasive Fractional Flow Reserve: Assessment of Lesion-Specific Ischemia Derived From Coronary CT Angiograms by James Min, MD
September 2011
  • Arrhythmias and the Genomics Revolution by Sumeet S. Chugh, MD
  • Emerging Technologies for AF Ablation by Michael Shehata, MD
  • Complex Left Atrial Flutters by Xunzhang Wang, MD
June 2011
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation by Raj Makkar, MD, Hasan Jilaihawi, MD and Gregory P. Fontana, MD
  • CMV Infection in Heart Transplantation by Lawrence S.C. Czer, MD
  • Rupture-Prone Coronary Artery Plaque and CCTA by Victor Y. Cheng, MD
November 2010
  • Managing Patients with Normal Lipid Profiles and Elevated hs-CRP by John Gordon Harold, MD
  • Case Report: Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection by Prediman K. Shah, MD
July 2010
  • Blood Tests Hold Promise for Transplant Outcomes by Jon Kobashigawa, MD
  • Directions in Heart Failure Care by Michele Hamilton, MD
  • Advances in Mechanical Circulatory Support by Jaime D. Moriguchi, MD
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy by Jignesh Patel, MD, PhD
March 2010
  • “Not-So-Resistant” Hypertension by Ronald G. Victor, MD and Mark K. Urman, MD
  • Real-Time 3D Transesophageal Echocardiography by Robert Siegel, MD and Takahiro Shiota, MD
  • Robotic Mitral Valve Repair by Alfredo Trento, MD, FACS
June 2009
  • Cardiac Imaging in Patient Evaluation Strategies by Daniel S. Berman, MD, FACC
  • Adult Thoracoscopic Repair of a Congenital Heart Defect by Gregory P. Fontana, MD
  • Insights into Microvascular Angina from the WISE Study by C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD, FACC
September 2008
  • Percutaneous Valve Repair and Replacement by Saibal Kar, MD
  • Emerging Therapies for Atherosclerosis by Prediman K. Shah, MD
  • LVADs for Advanced Heart Failure by Sinan Simsir, MD
  • Revisiting Data Strengthens Evidence-Based Medicine by Sanjay Kaul, MD