Number 76, 2018, The frail patient with heart disease: please handle with care!

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  • EDITORIAL
    The frail patient with heart disease: please handle with care!
    D. Hausenloy
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  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    The frail patient with heart disease: an emerging and challenging issue
    N. Veronese
    Keywords: cardiovascular disease; comprehensive geriatric assessment; frailty
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    Frailty, heart failure, and cognitive impairment: a triangle in elderly people
    K. Shinmura
    Keywords: cognitive impairment; elderly; physical frailty
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    Aortic stenosis in the frail patient: maximizing the benefit of TAVI
    A. Anand, N. L. Mills
    Keywords: aortic stenosis; frailty; TAVI
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    Cardiac surgery in the frail patient: managing the increased risks
    B.L. Y. Koh, N. C. Hwang
    Keywords: frailty; pathophysiology; pre-habilitation; sarcopenia
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    Trimetazidine in the frail patient
    C. Vitale, M. Fini, G. M. C. Rosano
    Keywords: cardiovascular disease; frailty
  • CASE REPORT
    Managing the frail patient undergoing a percutaneous coronary intervention
    L. Candilio
    Keywords: elderly; frailty; heart team; multivessel coronary artery disease; percutaneous coronary intervention
  • REFRESHER CORNER
    Energy metabolism in the aged heart
    G. D. Lopaschuk
    Keywords: fatty acid oxidation; glucose oxidation; glycolysis; mitochondria
  • HOT TOPICS
    Exercise and diet for heart disease in the frail patient: fact or fiction?
    S. Nanayakkara, D. M. Kaye
    Keywords: frailty; heart disease; lifestyle intervention
  • GLOSSARY
    G. D. Lopaschuk