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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community cardiology

Ali Khavandi.

in Essential Revision Notes for the Cardiology KBA

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Skills. 1515 words.

Chapter 25 covers community cardiology, including implementation and screening programmes.

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Community-based prevention centres

Susan Connolly and Margaret E. Cupples.

in The ESC Textbook of Preventive Cardiology

May 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 6361 words.

The need for a new approach to cardiovascular disease prevention, both secondary and primary, that is different from traditional health service provision through hospital cardiac...

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PTCA registry of German community hospitals

A. Vogt, T. Bonzel, D. Harmjanz, E.-R. v. Leitner, C. Pfafferott, H.-J. Engel, W. Niederer, P.-R. Schuster, H. G. Glunz and K.-L. Neuhaus.

in European Heart Journal

July 1997; p ublished online July 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 0 words.

Background

Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) is widely used, but no quality control has been systematically performed as yet.

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Examples of initiatives in different care settings: community

Edited by Catriona Jennings, Ian Graham and Stephan Gielen.

in The ESC Handbook of Preventive Cardiology

June 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 1925 words.

This chapter identifies the steps to take in setting up and implementing a preventive cardiology programme in the community. Prevention and rehabilitation programmes set up in the heart of...

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Sex differences in outcome following community-based cardiopulmonary arrest

J.P Pell, J Sirel, A.K Marsden and S.M Cobbe.

in European Heart Journal

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 0 words.

Aims To determine whether men and women suffering cardiopulmonary arrest differ in terms of survival and risk factors for survival.

Methods and Results A...

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Prognostic impact of supraventricular premature complexes in community-based health checkups: The Ibaraki Prefectural Health Study

Nobuyuki Murakoshi, DongZhu Xu, Toshimi Sairenchi, Miyako Igarashi, Fujiko Irie, Takuji Tomizawa, Hiroshi Tada, Yukio Sekiguchi, Kazumasa Yamagishi, Hiroyasu Iso, Iwao Yamaguchi, Hitoshi Ota and Kazutaka Aonuma.

in European Heart Journal

January 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4834 words.

Aims

The long-term prognosis of subjects with supraventricular premature complexes (SVPCs) remains unclear in the general population. The aim of this study...

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Prostaglandin F formation is associated with mortality in a Swedish community-based cohort of older males

Johanna Helmersson-Karlqvist, Johan Ärnlöv, Anders Larsson and Samar Basu.

in European Heart Journal

January 2015; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 3954 words.

Aims

An increasing number of clinical studies highlight the importance of the inflammatory mediator prostaglandin F2 α (PGF). Prostaglandin F2null...

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Predictors of Blood Pressure Control Among Hypertensives in Community Health Centers

Donna Shelley, Tuo-Yen Tseng, Howard Andrews, Joseph Ravenell, Daren Wu, Pamela Ferrari, Asaf Cohen, Mari Millery and Helene Kopal.

in American Journal of Hypertension

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4178 words.

Background

The correlates of blood pressure (BP) control among hypertensive individuals who have access to care in community-based health-care settings are...

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B-type natriuretic peptide and C-reactive protein in the prediction of atrial fibrillation risk: the CHARGE-AF Consortium of community-based cohort studies

Moritz F. Sinner, Katherine A. Stepas, Carlee B. Moser, Bouwe P. Krijthe, Thor Aspelund, Nona Sotoodehnia, João D. Fontes, A. Cecile J.W. Janssens, Richard A. Kronmal, Jared W. Magnani, Jacqueline C. Witteman, Alanna M. Chamberlain, Steven A. Lubitz, Renate B. Schnabel, Ramachandran S. Vasan, Thomas J. Wang, Sunil K. Agarwal, David D. McManus, Oscar H. Franco, Xiaoyan Yin, Martin G. Larson, Gregory L. Burke, Lenore J. Launer, Albert Hofman, Daniel Levy, John S. Gottdiener, Stefan Kääb, David Couper, Tamara B. Harris, Brad C. Astor, Christie M. Ballantyne, Ron C. Hoogeveen, Andrew E. Arai, Elsayed Z. Soliman, Patrick T. Ellinor, Bruno H.C. Stricker, Vilmundur Gudnason, Susan R. Heckbert, Michael J. Pencina, Emelia J. Benjamin and Alvaro Alonso.

in EP Europace

October 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4548 words.

Aims

B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and C-reactive protein (CRP) predict atrial fibrillation (AF) risk. However, their risk stratification abilities in the...

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Portable Echocardiography: An Innovative Tool in Screening for Cardiac Abnormalities in the Community

G.I.W. Galasko, A. Lahiri and R. Senior.

in European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 0 words.

Abstract

Aims: Heart failure is placing an increasing burden on society. This has led to calls for echocardiographicbased programmes to screen...

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Clinical profile and management of heart failure: rural community hospital vs. metropolitan heart center

G. Taubert, C. Bergmeier, H. Andresen, J. Senges and J. Potratz.

in European Journal of Heart Failure

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 3338 words.

Background:

Knowledge on clinical characteristics and prognosis of patients with heart failure originates from studies of selected populations in clinical...

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Impairment of activities of daily living and incident heart failure in community-dwelling older adults

C. Barrett Bowling, Gregg C. Fonarow, Kanan Patel, Yan Zhang, Margaret A. Feller, Xuemei Sui, Steven N. Blair, Kannayiram Alagiakrishnan, Inmaculada B. Aban, Thomas E. Love, Richard M. Allman and Ali Ahmed.

in European Journal of Heart Failure

June 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 3506 words.

Aims

Instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) are tasks that are necessary for independent community living. These tasks often require intact physical...

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Need and evolution of need for device therapy in a community heart failure population

Habitha M. Sulaiman, Christina O'Loughlin, Marie Daly, Carmel Conlon, Mark Ledwidge, Dermot McCaffrey and Kenneth McDonald.

in European Journal of Heart Failure

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4581 words.

Background

New guidelines for implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICD) and cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT) have expanded the potential use for...

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Cardiac troponin-I and risk of heart failure: a community-based cohort study

Johan Sundström, Erik Ingelsson, Lars Berglund, Björn Zethelius, Lars Lind, Per Venge and Johan Ärnlöv.

in European Heart Journal

April 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5237 words.

Aims

We examined if circulating levels of cardiac troponin-I (cTnI) predict subsequent heart failure in the community.

Methods and...

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Plasma parathyroid hormone and risk of congestive heart failure in the community

Emil Hagström, Erik Ingelsson, Johan Sundström, Per Hellman, Tobias E. Larsson, Lars Berglund, Håkan Melhus, Claes Held, Karl Michaëlsson, Lars Lind and Johan Ärnlöv.

in European Journal of Heart Failure

November 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4985 words.

Aims

In experimental studies parathyroid hormone (PTH) has been associated with underlying causes of heart failure (HF) such as atherosclerosis, left...

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Reducing mortality from sudden cardiac death in the community: lessons from epidemiology and clinical applications research

Nona Sotoodehnia, Adam Zivin, Gust H Bardy and David S Siscovick.

in Cardiovascular Research

May 2001; p ublished online May 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 11209 words.

Abstract

The reduction of mortality from sudden cardiac death (SCD) in the community remains a challenge. Clinical—epidemiologic studies have identified a...

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Alcohol consumption and risk of heart failure: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study

Alexandra Gonçalves, Brian Claggett, Pardeep S. Jhund, Wayne Rosamond, Anita Deswal, David Aguilar, Amil M. Shah, Susan Cheng and Scott D. Solomon.

in European Heart Journal

April 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5227 words.

Aim

Alcohol is a known cardiac toxin and heavy consumption can lead to heart failure (HF). However, the relationship between moderate alcohol consumption and...

Social isolation, vital exhaustion, and incident heart failure: findings from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study

Crystal W. Cené, Laura Loehr, Feng-Chang Lin, Wizdom Powell Hammond, Randi E. Foraker, Kathryn Rose, Thomas Mosley and Giselle Corbie-Smith.

in European Journal of Heart Failure

July 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4334 words.

Aims

Prospective studies have shown that social isolation (i.e. lack of social contacts) predicts incident coronary heart disease (CHD), but it is unclear...

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Risk stratification of the patients with Brugada type electrocardiogram: a community-based prospective study

Carla Giustetto, Stefano Drago, Pier Giuseppe Demarchi, Paola Dalmasso, Francesca Bianchi, Andrea Sibona Masi, Paula Carvalho, Eraldo Occhetta, Guido Rossetti, Riccardo Riccardi, Roberta Bertona and Fiorenzo Gaita.

in EP Europace

April 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4537 words.

Aims

Risk stratification of patients with Brugada electrocardiogram (ECG) is being strongly debated. Conflicting results have been suggested from...

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Predictors of mortality in high-risk patients with QT prolongation in a community hospital

Charlotte Gibbs, Jacob Thalamus, Kristian Heldal, Øystein Lunde Holla, Kristina H Haugaa and Jan Hysing.

in EP Europace

June 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4481 words.

Abstract

Aims

To determine predictors of mortality in patients with corrected QT interval (QTc) ≥ 500 ms in a...