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Ehjcardiovascrec

Furthermore, studies in humans suggest a protective role for HSPs against progression from paroxysmal AF to chronic, persistent AF. [...]manipulation of the HSP system may offer novel therapeutic ...

Cardiovascular Research, Review, Bianca J.J.M. Brundel, Lei Ke, Anne-Jan Dijkhuis, XiaoYan Qi, Akiko Shiroshita-Takeshita, Stanley Nattel, Robert H. Henning, Harm H. Kampinga

Date : 01/06/2008 Item size : 448399 bytes
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Introduction Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common cardiac arrhythmia associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality.13 Conventional anti-arrhythmic drugs often fail to provide ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Masao Sakabe, Akiko Shiroshita-Takeshita, Ange Maguy, Bianca J.J.M. Brundel, Akira Fujiki, Hiroshi Inoue, Stanley Nattel

Date : 01/04/2008
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Abstract Background: There is evidence suggesting involvement of oxidative stress, inflammation, and calcineurin/nuclear factor of activated T cell pathways in atrial fibrillation. Dogs were ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Akiko Shiroshita-Takeshita, Bianca J.J.M. Brundel, Joel Lavoie, Stanley Nattel

Date : 01/03/2006
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Abstract Objective: Acute atrial ischemia produces a substrate for atrial fibrillation (AF) maintenance, but the response of this substrate to antiarrhythmic-drugs has not been defined. Isolated ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Lena Rivard, Hani Sinno, Akiko Shiroshita-Takeshita, Gernot Schram, Tack-Ki Leung, Stanley Nattel

Date : 01/04/2007
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Effects of simvastatin on the development of the atrial fibrillation substrate in dogs with congestive heart failure Abstract Background: Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a common cause of atrial ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Akiko Shiroshita-Takeshita, Bianca J.J.M. Brundel, Brett Burstein, Tack-Ki Leung, Hideo Mitamura, Satoshi Ogawa, Stanley Nattel

Date : 01/04/2007
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No change in ERP or AF duration occurred at 160 bpm. Because of the limited effects of 200 bpm ATP on AF duration despite significant effects on ERP, we tested 200 bpm ATP effects in the presence of ...

Cardiovascular Research, Original Article, Akiko Shiroshita-Takeshita, Hideo Mitamura, Satoshi Ogawa, Stanley Nattel

Date : 01/01/2009