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  1. The cardiac toxicity of radiotherapy (RT) can affect cancer survival rates over the long term. This has been confirmed in patients with breast cancer and lymphoma. However, there are few studies utilizing the ...

    Authors: Rong Liu, Li ang Xu, Ziqi Zhao and Ruoling Han
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:328
  2. The relationships among left heart remodeling, cardiac function, and cardiovascular events (CEs) in patients with heart failure (HF) with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) undergoing maintenance hemodialysis...

    Authors: Yi Zhang, Xiaofei Guo, Sijiao Chen, Yin Wang, Jingjing Li, Xiaofeng Sun and Xiaomei Huang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:327
  3. The C-reactive protein/albumin ratio (CAR) seems to mirror disease severity and prognosis in several acute disorders particularly in elderly patients, yet less is known about if CAR is superior to C-reactive p...

    Authors: Per Wändell, Axel C Carlsson, Anders O Larsson, Johan Ärnlöv, Toralph Ruge and Andreas Rydell
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:326
  4. Hypertension (HT) is one of the most common manifestations in patients with catecholamine-secreting neuroendocrine tumors. Although the cardiovascular manifestations of these tumors have been described, there ...

    Authors: Yang Yu, Chuyun Chen, Lei Meng, Wencong Han, Yan Zhang, Zheng Zhang and Ying Yang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:325
  5. With advancements in chronic total coronary occlusion (CTO) recanalization techniques and concepts, the success rate of recanalization has been steadily increasing. However, the current data are too limited to...

    Authors: Yuhao Zhao, Ping Wang, Ze Zheng, Qin Ma, Yuchen Shi and Jinghua Liu
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:324
  6. Radiotherapy is a primary local treatment for tumors, yet it may lead to complications such as radiation-induced heart disease (RIHD). Currently, there is no standardized approach for preventing RIHD. Dexmedet...

    Authors: Runze Zhang, Kangjie Xie, Yanhong Lian, Shufang Hong and Yuntian Zhu
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:323
  7. Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) is the most common form of cyanotic congenital heart disease (CHD) worldwide. It accounts for 7% of CHD cases in Uganda and leads to fatal outcomes in the long term without surgery. S...

    Authors: Rebecca Esther Khainza, Michael Oketcho, Twalib Aliku, Judith Namuyonga, Emma Ndagire, Tom Mwambu, Rwakaryebe Mbagga Muhoozi, Bernard Obongnyinge, Hilda Tumwebaze, Nestor Mbabazi, Teddy Akech, Aisha Nakato, Angelline Killen, Geoffrey Oburu Ofumbi, Peter Lwabi, John Omagino…
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:322
  8. Catheter ablation and antiarrhythmic drug therapy are utilized for rhythm control in atrial fibrillation (AF), but their comparative effectiveness, especially with contemporary treatment modalities, remains un...

    Authors: Subhash Chander, Roopa Kumari, Sindhu Luhana, Sheena Shiwlani, Om Parkash, FNU Sorath, Hong Yu Wang, Sam Tan, Zubair Rahaman, Yaqub Nadeem Mohammed, Abhi Chand Lohana, FNU Sakshi, Esha Vaish and FNU Sadarat
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:321
  9. A higher Life's Essential 8 (LE8)-based cardiovascular health (CVH) has been reported to be associated with a lower risk of both all-cause mortality and cardio-cerebrovascular diseases (CCVDs) related mortalit...

    Authors: Bin Yan, Yan Jin, Song Mao and Yugang Yin
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:320
  10. Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with primary stenting, which stands for stent implantation regardless of obtaining satisfactory results with balloon angioplasty, has superseded conventional plain old ...

    Authors: Chao Gao, Xingqiang He, Yunpeng Liu, Jianzheng Liu, Zhiwei Jiang, Bin Zhu, Xing Qin, Yunlong Xia, Tingting Zhang, Ping Wang, Ruining Zhang, Yoshinobu Onuma, Jielai Xia, Duolao Wang, Patrick Serruys and Ling Tao
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:319
  11. To investigate the association between cumulative exposure to low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in the young adulthood population.

    Authors: Wei Huang, Weiqi Nie, Jianqiu Zhao, Zhihui Fan, Dan Wang, Xia Wu, Yujing Hao and Shouling Wu
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:318
  12. This study investigated the possible relationship between the Apo lipoprotein A1 /high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (ApoA1/HDL-C) ratio and coronary artery disease (CAD) in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D).

    Authors: Farzaneh Ghaemi, Soghra Rabizadeh, Amirhossein Yadegar, Fatemeh Mohammadi, Hassan Asadigandomani, Melika Arab Bafrani, Sahar Karimpour Reyhan, Alireza Esteghamati and Manouchehr Nakhjavani
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:317
  13. Electrophysiological characteristics and radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) of premature ventricular contractions (PVCs) originating from the superior septal left ventricle (SSLV) have not yet been fully ...

    Authors: Qifang Liu, Ye Tian, Zhi Jiang, Longhai Tian, Jing Huang, Ying Yang and Long Yang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:316
  14. Fibrosing mediastinitis (FM) is a rare disease characterized by excessive proliferation of fibrous tissue in the mediastinum and can cause bronchial stenosis, superior vena cava obstruction, pulmonary artery a...

    Authors: Bo Li, Hai Zhu, Mengfei Jia, Jinrui Song, Tanba Carl, Gizem Koybasi, Guanming Qi, Hongling Su and Yunshan Cao
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:315
  15. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is a well-established treatment for high and intermediate-risk patients with severe aortic stenosis (AS). Recent studies have demonstrated non-inferiority of TAVI...

    Authors: Carmen Angioletti, Giaele Moretti, Stefania Manetti, Luigi Pastormerlo, Milena Vainieri and Claudio Passino
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:314
  16. This study aimed to explore the application of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in coronary artery disease (CAD) patients, evaluate its impact on exercise ability and cardiopulmonary function in patients with ...

    Authors: Lingling Wang, Fan Mei, Mengyi Min, Xiuyan He, Lili Luo and Youxia Ma
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:313
  17. Previous studies have shown the importance of energy deficiency and malfunctioning mitochondria in the pathophysiology of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). There has been a little research into the relationsh...

    Authors: Ke Zhang, Zhongyu Yuan, Shengwei Wang, Shifeng Zhao, Hao Cui and Yongqiang Lai
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:312
  18. Previous research has supported the presence of an association between high glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) levels and cardiovascular disease (CVD). The objective of the present study was to determine whether incr...

    Authors: Ruihan Fan, Shuna Li, Zihan Xue, Ruida Yang, Jun Lyu and Hairong He
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:310
  19. Percutaneous balloon mitral valvuloplasty (PBMV) is the ACC/AHA class I recommendation for treating symptomatic rheumatic mitral stenosis with suitable valve morphology, less than moderate MR and absence of le...

    Authors: Saman Rostambeigi, Homa Mazaherinia, Negin Mahmoudi Hamidabad, Anita M. Kelsey, Azin Alizadehasl, Seyed Taha Hosseini Harandi, Khashayar Farnoud, Parsa Panahi, Ata Firouzi and Anita Sadeghpour
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:309
  20. Carney syndrome is an uncommon autosomal disorder closely linked to mutations in the PRKAR1A gene. Skin lesions are the most pronounced feature of Carney syndrome, affecting over 80% of individuals with this c...

    Authors: Cheng Cheng, Yang Song, Haidong Yan, Daojun Bao, Xiaodi Zhang, Yi Zhao, Daxing Liu and Dengshen Zhang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:307
  21. Inflammation is a key driver of atherosclerotic diseases and is often accompanied by disease-related malnutrition. However, the long-term burden of dysregulated inflammation with superimposed undernutrition in...

    Authors: Yang Yuxiu, Xiaoteng Ma, Fei Gao, Tao Liu, Jianping Deng and Zhijian Wang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:306
  22. The role of circular RNAs (circRNAs) as biomarkers of coronary artery disease (CAD) remains poorly explored. This study aimed to identify and validate potential circulating circRNAs as biomarkers for the diagn...

    Authors: Qilong Zhong, Shaoyue Jin, Zebo Zhang, Haiyan Qian, Yanqing Xie, Peiling Yan, Wenming He and Lina Zhang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:305
  23. Stent restenosis is a relatively common phenomenon among patients with coronary heart disease undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). It seems that a set of clinical, laboratory, and even genetic ...

    Authors: Farzad Shahsanaei, Abdullah Gharibzadeh, Soudabeh Behrooj, Shahin Abbaszadeh and Mahboobeh Nourmohammadi
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:304
  24. In patients who experience out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA), it is important to assess the association of sub-phenotypes identified by latent class analysis (LCA) using pre-hospital prognostic factors and...

    Authors: Hiroyuki Tamura, Hideto Yasuda, Takatoshi Oishi, Yutaro Shinzato, Shunsuke Amagasa, Masahiro Kashiura and Takashi Moriya
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:303
  25. Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the leading cause of deaths and disability worldwide. Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) effectively reduces the risk of future cardiac events and is strongly recommended in internatio...

    Authors: Dion Candelaria, Julie Redfern, Adrienne O’Neil, David Brieger, Robyn A Clark, Tom Briffa, Adrian Bauman, Karice Hyun, Michelle Cunich, Gemma A Figtree, Susie Cartledge and Robyn Gallagher
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:302
  26. Diabetes is a common chronic metabolic disease. The progression of the disease promotes vascular inflammation and the formation of atherosclerosis, leading to cardiovascular disease. The coronary artery periva...

    Authors: Shumei Miao, Feihong Yu, Rongrong Sheng, Xiaoliang Zhang, Yong Li, Yaolei Qi, Shan Lu, Pei Ji, Jiyue Fan, Xin Zhang, Tingyu Xu, Zhongmin Wang, Yun Liu and Guanyu Yang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:300

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:368

  27. The treatment of choice for Extra-osseous Ewing’s sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor (ES/PNET), a rare neoplasm, is the VAC/IE regimen. This regimen includes Doxorubicin, Vincristine, Cyclophosphamide, If...

    Authors: Amir hossein Emami, Azin Alizadehasl, Masoud Sayad, Farnaz Shavandi, Parisa Firoozbakhsh, Shahla Meshgi, Kamran Roudini and Negar Dokhani
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:299
  28. The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has significantly impacted global health, with successive outbreaks leading to substantial morbidity and mortality. Hypertension, a leading cause of cardiovascu...

    Authors: Ahmed Sameer Ikram and Somasundram Pillay
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:298
  29. Atrial septal defects (ASD) are the most common type of adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) associated with a high risk developing of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). ASD closure is not recommended in ...

    Authors: Charlotte Johanna Cool, Achmad Fitrah Khalid, Norman Sukmadi, Mohammad Rizki Akbar, Budi Setiabudiawan and Sri Endah Rahayuningsih
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:297
  30. Authors: Yuexia Zhao, Arshin Ghaedi, Pouria Azami, Seyed Ali Nabipoorashrafi, Hamed Bazrafshan Drissi, Maryam Amin Dezfouli, Shirin Sarejloo, Brandon Lucke-Wold, John Cerillo, Monireh Khanzadeh, Negar Jafari and Shokoufeh Khanzadeh
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:296

    The original article was published in BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:276

  31. This study aims to investigate the role of the triglyceride glucose (TyG) index in differentiating cardiogenic stroke (CE) from large atherosclerotic stroke (LAA).

    Authors: Mengqian Liu, Xiaoyun Yang, Yi Jiang, Wen Zhong, Yiwen Xu, Guanghui Zhang, Qi Fang and Xiaozhu Shen
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:295
  32. The incidence of hypertension (HTN) as a worldwide health problem is rising rapidly. Early identification and management of pre-HTN before HTN development can help reduce its related complications. We evaluate...

    Authors: Mohammd hossein Somi, Elnaz Faramarzi, Sima Jahangiry, Sarvin Sanaie and Roghayeh Molani-Gol
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:294
  33. Patients with previous interatrial shunt device (IASD) implantation may face greater challenges during future left atrial interventional procedures. Herein, we report the first case of left atrial appendage cl...

    Authors: Dawei Lin, Mingfei Li, Zilong Weng, Wenzhi Pan, Daxin Zhou and Junbo Ge
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:293
  34. Tobacco use is recognized as a major cause of cardiovascular disease, which is associated with endothelial dysfunction. Endothelial function is evaluated using flow-mediated dilation (FMD), which is a noninvas...

    Authors: Xiaoxiao Jia, Peng Zhang, Liping Meng, Weiliang Tang and Fang Peng
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:292
  35. Little is known about patient profile changes in medical facilities in our country, leading to this study to describe and compare patient profiles in 2010 and 2022.

    Authors: Hamidou Oumar BA, Y Camara, M Poudiougou, I Sangaré, N Sidibé, D Traoré and I Menta
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:290
  36. LY86, also known as MD1, has been implicated in various pathophysiological processes including inflammation, obesity, insulin resistance, and immunoregulation. However, the role of LY86 in cholesterol metaboli...

    Authors: Guangwei Jiang, Jikuan Li, Shuai Niu, Ruoyu Dong, Yuyan Chen and Wei Bi
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:289
  37. Clinical risk factors associated obesity and smoking, as well as their combined effect, are not fully understood. This study aims to determine sex differences in risk factors in a population of acute ischemic ...

    Authors: Dami T. Ojo, Philip C. Brewer, Adebobola Imeh-Nathaniel, Samuel Imeh-Nathaniel, Philip X. Broughton and Thomas I. Nathaniel
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:288
  38. The activation of G protein-coupled receptors (GPCR) signaling by external stimuli has been implicated in inducing cardiac stress and stress responses. GPR22 is an orphan GPCR expressed in brains and hearts, w...

    Authors: Chin-Chuan Chang, Chih-Hung Chen, Shu-Yuan Hsu and Steve Leu
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:287
  39. Septic cardiomyopathy is one of the most severe and common complications in patients with sepsis and poses a great threat to their prognosis. However, the potential mechanisms and effective therapeutic drugs n...

    Authors: Yafeng Liu, Niandan Hu, Bo Ai, Hao Xia and Wenqiang Li
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:286
  40. Despite their continued use, the effectiveness and safety of vasopressors in post-cardiac arrest patients remain controversial. This study examined the efficacy of various vasopressors in cardiac arrest patien...

    Authors: Subhash Chander, Om Parkash, Sindhu Luhana, Abhi Chand Lohana, Fnu Sadarat, Fnu Sapna, Fnu Raja, Zubair Rahaman, Yaqub Nadeem Mohammed, Sheena Shiwlani, NFN Kiran, Hong Yu Wang, Sam Tan and Roopa Kumari
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:283
  41. Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is a major public health issue worldwide. In the young (< 40 years of age), genetic cardiomyopathies and viral myocarditis, sometimes in combination, are the most frequent, but under...

    Authors: Domitille Callon, Pierre Joanne, Laurent Andreoletti, Onnik Agbulut, Philippe Chevalier and Paul Fornès
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:282
  42. Acute coronary syndrome due to coronary artery embolism in the setting of ascending aortic thrombus is an uncommon condition, even rarer when there is no aortic pathology such as aneurysm, severe atheroscleros...

    Authors: Hanxuan Liu, Zhangjie Yu, Ying Xu, Yan Zhou, Juntao Yang, Yinyin Qiu, Yangbo Xing, Fang Peng and Weiliang Tang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:281
  43. Myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury (I/RI) is a major cause of perioperative cardiac-related adverse events and death. Studies have shown that sevoflurane postconditioning (SpostC), which attenuates I/R inj...

    Authors: Haiping Ma, Tianliang Hou, Jianjiang Wu, Jiyao Zhao, Haoran Cao, Maisitanguli. Masula and Jiang Wang
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:280
  44. Our study aimed to assess the safety and efficacy of cardiac contractility modulation (CCM) therapy in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) depending on HF etiology.

    Authors: Karapet Davtyan, Ivan Chugunov, Arpi Topchyan, Yury Mareev, Natalia Mironova, Elena Rimskaya, Sergey Golitsyn, Evgeny Mikhaylov, Dmitry Lebedev, Marianna Vander, Elena Lyasnikova, Maria Sitnikova, Khatuna Minjia, Svetlana Glembo and Oleg Sukhorukov
    Citation: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2024 24:279

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