Vol 81, No 6 (2013)

Table of Contents


Juffé Stein, Alberto

Medical Responsability for Myocardial Revascularization in Diabetic Patients . Pp. 467-468


Manisty, Charlotte; Moon, James C.

Structural Normality with Ventricular Ectopy: The Horizon Effect . Pp. 469-470


Baranchuk, Adrián

The Importance of External Validity Through Regional Registries . Pp. 471-472



Original Articles

Matorra, Luis F.; Rey Deutsch, Ana Clara; Goyeneche, María Ailín; Garmendia, Cristian; Casanova, Verónica; Rando, Mariel; Celaya, Carla; Cicale, Eliana; Basso, Nidia

Changes in Systolic and Diastolic Function in a Mouse Model Overexpressing Cardiac Angiotensin II AT-1 Receptor . Pp. 473-479

Méndez, Ricardo J.; Cianciulli, Tomás F.; Lax, Jorge A.; Gagliardi, Juan; Morita, Luis A.; Guerra, Juan E.; Dorelle, Adriana N.; Prezioso, Horacio A.

Clinical Presentation and Echocardiographic Characteristics of Patients with Left Ventricular Noncompaction . Pp. 480-485

Segovia, Araceli; Brandani, Laura; Killinger, Gisela; Zonis, Leandro; Risk, Marcelo; Paolini, Julieta; Santos, Máximo; Rodriguez Correa, Carlos

Left Ventricular Mass in Healthy Subjects of the City of Buenos Aires and its Correlation with Anthropometric Measurements . Pp. 486-492

Di Toro, Darío Carlos; Hadid, Claudio; Gallino, Sebastián; Labadet, Carlos

Application and Comparison of the CHADS2 and CHA2DS2-VASc Risk Scores in a Population with Atrial Fibrillation . Pp. 493-497

Maldonado, Sebastián; De Stéfano, Luciano; Pérez de Arenaza, Diego; Maid, Gustavo F.; Falconi, Mariano; Pietrani, Marcelo; Dragonetti, Laura; Pérez Etchepare, Raúl; García-Mónaco, Ricardo; Belziti, César

Diagnostic Value of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in Patients with Frequent Ventricular Arrhythmia and Normal Doppler Echocardiography . Pp. 498-504

Navia, Daniel; Vrancic, Mariano; Piccinini, Fernando; Benzadón, Mariano; Thierer, Jorge; Dorsa, Alberto; Rossi, Adriana

Off-pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery with Multiple Arterial Grafts in Diabetic Patients: Short and Long-term Results . Pp. 505-512

Images in Cardiology

Constantin, Iván; Bluro, Ignacio Martín; Marenchino, Ricardo G.

Carotid Artery Pseudoaneurysm after Jugular Puncture . Pp. 513-514




Perna, Eduardo; Thierer, Jorge

Natriuretic Peptide-guided Therapy should be used in Heart Failure Patients . Pp. 515-529




Lax, Jorge; Piñeiro, Daniel

Natriuretic Peptide-guided Therapy Should be Used in Heart Failure Patients . Pp. 530-536

Videos in Cardiology

Agüero, María Emilia; Wilhem, Marcela

Ventilación no Invasiva

Brief Reports

Martínez-Pascual del Riquelme, Miryam; Egea-Beneyto, Santiago; Ortega-Bernal, Juan; Castillo-Moreno, Juan A.; Cascón-Pérez, José D.; García-Urruticoechea, Pedro

Thrombus on the Chiari Network . Pp. 537-539

Faliva Mai, Gianina Andrea; Medina, Carlos Ariel; Navarrete, Diego; Pizzini, Luis; Zabala, Federico; Medesani, Luis

Bilateral Mycotic Popliteal Aneurysms Associated with Infective Endocarditis . Pp. 540-542

Pérez Baztarrica, Gabriel; Salvaggio, Flavio; Zamar, Sandra; Porcile, Rafael

Acute Myocardial Infarction and Cocaine: Three Pathophysiological Models . Pp. 543-544

Cozzarín, Alberto; Gagliardi, Juan; Riccitelli, Miguel

Acute Myocardial Infarction with Multivessel Thrombosis after Freebase Cocaine Use . Pp. 545-547

Letters from our readers


Novel life saving human circulation . Pp. 548-548



To continue studies in patients with Wolff -Parkinson -White may erase the persisting lack of knowledge around the topic . Pp. 548-550



SAC President´s Letter

Belardi, Jorge

You Make Your Path as You Walk . Pp. 551-551-



RAC Director´s Letter

Doval, Hernán C.

Healthy Eating: How to achieve it? . Pp. 552-562



Featured publications in Basic Sciences

Thierer, Jorge

Clinical Cardiologist Viewpoint . Pp. 563-568


Donato, Martín

Do Diabetes Mellitus and the Metabolic Syndrome Interfere with the Cardioprotective Effect of Ischemic Postconditioning? . Pp. 569-569



Patient Information

Charask, Adrián; Fairman, Enrique

Heart Failure I: How to Diagnose it? . Pp. 570-570



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