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The frail patient with heart disease: please handle with care!

EDITORIAL The frail patient with heart disease: please handle with care! D. Hausenloy Read the editorial ORIGINAL ARTICLES The frail patient with heart disease: an emerging and challenging issue N. Veronese cardiovascular disease; comprehensive geriatric assessment; frailty ORIGINAL ARTICLES Frailty, …
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Acute coronary syndromes: changing face

EDITORIAL Acute coronary syndromes: changing face M. Marzilli Read the editorial ORIGINAL ARTICLES The changing face of acute coronary syndromes S. Al Yaseen, A. Al Badri, J. Wei, C.Shufelt, N. Bairey Merz acute coronary syndrome; non–ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction; stable …
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Heart and Metabolism n° 76 – Editorial

Affiliations: Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore; National Heart Research Institute Singapore, National Heart Centre Singapore; The Hatter Cardiovascular Institute, Institute of Cardiovascular Science, University College London, UK; National Institute of Health Research University College London …
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Heart and Metabolism n° 75 – Editorial

Mario Marzilli, MD, PhD Cardiovascular Medicine Division, Pisa University Medical School, Pisa, Italy Acute coronary syndromes: changing face Since the beginning of this century, an overwhelming body of evidence has prompted a deep revision of our understanding of ischemic heart …
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Heart and Metabolism n° 74 – Editorial

Michael Marber, FRCP, FACC, PhD BHF Center of Research Excellence, Cardiovascular Division, The Rayne Institute, St Thomas’ Hospital, London, United Kingdom Heart failure in real life This issue of Heart and Metabolism is dedicated to heart failure in the real …
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Heart failure in real life

EDITORIAL Heart failure in real life M. Marber Read the editorial ORIGINAL ARTICLES Assessing the breathless patient M. R. Cowie diagnosis, heart failure; natriuretic peptide ORIGINAL ARTICLES Heart failure with mid-range EF (HFmrEF): a mildly reduced EF does not imply …
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Cardiovascular diseases and diabetes: causes and cures

EDITORIAL Diabetes: getting to the heart of the matter. G. D. Lopaschuk Read the editorial ORIGINAL ARTICLES Diabetes: the cost of globalization P. M. Nilsson, L. Bennet costs, diabetes, global, lifestyle, migration, obesity ORIGINAL ARTICLES Better glycemic control and cardiovascular …
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Heart and Metabolism n° 73 – Editorial

The prevalence of diabetes worldwide has reached epidemic proportions, with the number of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients now exceeding 400 million.1 This is a major concern, as T2DM patients are at a much higher risk of developing myocardial …
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Refractory angina

EDITORIAL Living with pain L. H. W. Gowdak Read the editorial ORIGINAL ARTICLES Refractory angina or inappropriate antianginal therapy? A. Huqi, M. Marzilli CAD, guideline-directed medical therapy, persistent angina ORIGINAL ARTICLES Prevalence of refractory angina in clinical practice L. H. …
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Heart and Metabolism n° 72 – Editorial

In this issue of Heart & Metabolism, our attention is focused on the challenging clinical condition of refractory angina. William Heberden’s classic description of angina pectoris was first presented to the Royal College of Physicians in 1768 and a few …
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