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Relation between therapy-induced changes in natriuretic peptide levels and long-term therapeutic effects on mortality in patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction.

Eur J Heart Fail 2019 May 27;21(5):613-620. Epub 2019 Mar 27.

Division of Cardiology and the CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.1411DOI Listing
May 2019

Antithrombotic Therapy in Heart Failure-The Clot Thickens.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

JAMA Cardiol 2019 Apr 24. Epub 2019 Apr 24.

The CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamacardio.2019.1108DOI Listing
April 2019

THE FUTURE OF CARDIOVASCULAR CARE: FROM AFFORDABLE CARE TO THE ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTER.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 2018 ;129:301-311

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6116584PMC
December 2018

Seeking therapeutic precision in heart failure: is ejection fraction really the way? Deconstructing the CHARM of heart failure with mid-range ejection fraction.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

Eur J Heart Fail 2018 08 31;20(8):1240-1242. Epub 2018 May 31.

CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.1205DOI Listing
August 2018

Digoxin Benefit Varies by Risk of Heart Failure Hospitalization: Applying the Tufts MC HF Risk Model.

Am J Med 2018 Jun 25;131(6):676-683.e2. Epub 2017 Dec 25.

The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Mass.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2017.12.010DOI Listing
June 2018

Eosinophilic Myocarditis With Rapid Progression to Cardiogenic Shock, Managed With Mechanical Support and High-Dose Corticosteroids.

Circ Heart Fail 2018 Jun;11(6):e004910

Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology Unit, Vermont Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington (S.T., M.M.L.)

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https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.118
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.118.004910DOI Listing
June 2018

Thirty-day readmissions: Notes from the primordial era of health care metrics.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

Am Heart J 2018 06 8;200:125-126. Epub 2018 Jan 8.

The CardioVascular Center of Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2018.01.002DOI Listing
June 2018

Heart Failure Costs, Minority Populations, and Outcomes: Targeting Health Status, Not Utilization, to Bend the Cost-Effectiveness Curve.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

JACC Heart Fail 2018 May 11;6(5):398-400. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2018.02.005DOI Listing
May 2018

Regional Validation and Recalibration of Clinical Predictive Models for Patients With Acute Heart Failure.

J Am Heart Assoc 2017 Nov 18;6(11). Epub 2017 Nov 18.

Predictive Analytics and Comparative Effectiveness (PACE) Center, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies (ICRHPS), Tufts Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.117.006121DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5721739PMC
November 2017

The Hospital Readmission Reduction Program Is Associated With Fewer Readmissions, More Deaths: Time to Reconsider.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2017 Oct;70(15):1931-1934

Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2017.08.046DOI Listing
October 2017

The Academic Medical System: Reinvention to Survive the Revolution in Health Care.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2017 Mar;69(10):1305-1312

Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2016.12.024DOI Listing
March 2017

Affordable Care: More Than Just an Act.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

JACC Heart Fail 2017 02 18;5(2):148-151. Epub 2017 Jan 18.

CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2016.12.005DOI Listing
February 2017

Ejection Fraction: Misunderstood and Overrated (Changing the Paradigm in Categorizing Heart Failure).

Circulation 2017 02;135(8):717-719

From The Cardiovascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA (M.A.K.); and University of Iowa, Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center, Iowa City (F.M.A.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.025795DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5325053PMC
February 2017

Whose Metric Is It, Anyway?: Time for Patients to Assert Quality Control.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

JACC Heart Fail 2016 12;4(12):947-949

CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2016.10.004DOI Listing
December 2016

Angiotensin Receptor-Neprilysin Inhibition in Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction: A Paradigm for All?

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

JACC Heart Fail 2016 10 7;4(10):823-825. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Cardiovascular Center, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2016.07.013DOI Listing
October 2016

Dilemmas With Race and Heart Failure Treatment.

Circ Heart Fail 2016 10;9(10)

From the Cardiology Division, Stony Brook University, NY (J.B.), and CardioVascular Center, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (M.A.K.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.116.003384DOI Listing
October 2016

Established and Emerging Roles of Biomarkers in Heart Failure Clinical Trials.

Circ Heart Fail 2016 09;9(9)

From the Cardiology Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston (N.E.I., H.K.G., J.L.J.); Harvard Clinical Research Institute, Boston, MA (H.K.G., J.L.J.); and The Cardiovascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA (M.A.K.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.115.002528DOI Listing
September 2016

Antithrombotic therapy in heart failure patients with and without atrial fibrillation: update and future challenges.

Eur Heart J 2016 Aug 1;37(31):2455-64. Epub 2016 Jun 1.

INSERM, Centre d'Investigations Cliniques Plurithématique 1433, INSERM U1116, Université de Lorraine, CHRU de Nancy, F-CRIN INI-CRCT, Nancy, France

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehw213DOI Listing
August 2016

Multistate Model to Predict Heart Failure Hospitalizations and All-Cause Mortality in Outpatients With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction: Model Derivation and External Validation.

Circ Heart Fail 2016 08;9(8)

From The CardioVascular Center (J.N.U., M.A.K., G.S.H.) and The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies (D.v.K., F.N., D.M.K.), Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA; and The Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands (D.v.K.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.116.003146DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5328587PMC
August 2016

Changes in Dyspnea Status During Hospitalization and Postdischarge Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure: Findings From the EVEREST Trial.

Circ Heart Fail 2016 05;9(5)

From the Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (A.P.A., R.J.M., S.J.G.); Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (H.K.); Division of Cardiology, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (J.E.U., M.A.K.); Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC (R.J.M.); Institute of Emergency for Cardiovascular Diseases 'Prof. C.C. Iliescu', University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Bucuresti, Romania (O.C.); Division of Cardiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA (M.V.); Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL (H.P.S., M.G.); Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden (K.S.); Department of Cardiology, INSERM, Nancy University, University de Lorraine, Nancy, France (F.Z.); Associazione Nazionale Medici Cardiologi Ospedalieri Research Center, Florence, Italy (A.P.M.); and Stony Brook Heart Institute, Stony Brook, NY (J.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.115.002458DOI Listing
May 2016

Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: What Is in a Name?

Cardiol Rev 2015 Jul-Aug;23(4):161-7

The CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CRD.0000000000000057DOI Listing
March 2016

Temporal Changes in Postdischarge Mortality Risk After Hospitalization for Heart Failure (from the EVEREST Trial).

Am J Cardiol 2016 Feb 8;117(4):611-616. Epub 2015 Dec 8.

Division of Cardiology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2015.11.050DOI Listing
February 2016

Sisyphus and 30-Day Heart Failure Readmissions: Futility in Predicting a Flawed Outcome Metric.

JACC Heart Fail 2016 Jan 2;4(1):21-3. Epub 2015 Dec 2.

The CardioVascular Center of Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2015.10.002DOI Listing
January 2016

Length of hospital stay and 30-day readmission following heart failure hospitalization: insights from the EVEREST trial.

Eur J Heart Fail 2015 Oct 9;17(10):1022-31. Epub 2015 May 9.

Division of Cardiology, Stony Brook University, Health Sciences Center, T-16, Room 080, SUNY at Stony Brook, NY, 11794, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.282DOI Listing
October 2015

Hyperkalaemia in heart failure: binding the patient to improved treatment?

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

Eur J Heart Fail 2015 Oct 7;17(10):997-9. Epub 2015 Oct 7.

Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Box 108, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.404DOI Listing
October 2015

Viability, Remodeling, and CABG: Another STICH in the Shroud of Observation-Based Paradigm?

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2015 Oct;8(10):1130-2

CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2015.03.012DOI Listing
October 2015

Tolvaptan in Patients Hospitalized With Acute Heart Failure: Rationale and Design of the TACTICS and the SECRET of CHF Trials.

Circ Heart Fail 2015 Sep;8(5):997-1005

From the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (G.M.F., R.J.M., C.B.P., M.F., C.M.O'C.); Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (K.F.A.); Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (R.T.C.); The Heart and Vascular Center, The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH (G.F.E.); Cardiovascular Clinical Science Foundation, Boston, MA (D.G., P.W.); and The Cardiovascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA (J.E.U., M.A.K.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.115.002259DOI Listing
September 2015

Effects of Xanthine Oxidase Inhibition in Hyperuricemic Heart Failure Patients: The Xanthine Oxidase Inhibition for Hyperuricemic Heart Failure Patients (EXACT-HF) Study.

Circulation 2015 May 14;131(20):1763-71. Epub 2015 Apr 14.

From Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (M.M.G.); Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (K.J.A., G.M.F., C.M.O., S.E.M., K.L.L., A.F.H.); Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (M.M.R.); Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (A.D.); Ottawa Heart Institute, Ontario, Canada (H.H.); Emory University, Atlanta, GA (J.B.); Cleveland Clinic, OH (W.H.W.T.); MetroHealth Campus of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH (M.E.D.); University of Vermont, Burlington (M.M.L.); Washington University, St. Louis, MO (D.L.M.); Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN (S.R.G.); Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (E.O.O.); Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE (M.T.S.); University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (K.B.M., T.P.C.); Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA (M.A.K.); Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston (M.J.S.); and National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD (M.R.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.014536DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4438785PMC
May 2015

Heart failure with normal ejection fraction, heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, diastolic heart failure, or huff-puff: time for a new taxonomy for hypertensive-metabolic heart failure.

J Card Fail 2014 Oct 21;20(10):779-81. Epub 2014 Aug 21.

Cardiovascular Center, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2014.08.007DOI Listing
October 2014

Serum aldosterone is associated with mortality and re-hospitalization in patients with reduced ejection fraction hospitalized for acute heart failure: analysis from the EVEREST trial.

Eur J Heart Fail 2013 Nov 19;15(11):1228-35. Epub 2013 Jun 19.

INSERM, Centre d'Investigations Cliniques 9501, Université de Lorraine, CHU de Nancy, Institut Lorrain du cœur et des vaisseaux, Nancy, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurjhf/hft100DOI Listing
November 2013

Nitrate therapy for heart failure: benefits and strategies to overcome tolerance.

JACC Heart Fail 2013 Jun 3;1(3):183-91. Epub 2013 Jun 3.

Division of Cardiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2013.03.003DOI Listing
June 2013

Seeking new heights in acute heart failure syndromes: lessons from ASCEND and EVEREST.

Eur Heart J 2013 May 6;34(18):1345-9. Epub 2011 Aug 6.

The Cardiovascular Center, Tufts University Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehr244DOI Listing
May 2013

Heart failure in the lifetime of Musca domestica (the common housefly).

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

JACC Heart Fail 2013 Apr 11;1(2):178-80. Epub 2013 Mar 11.

CardioVascular Center and Division of Cardiology, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2013.02.003DOI Listing
April 2013

RELAX-AHF: rising from the doldrums in acute heart failure.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

Lancet 2013 Jan 7;381(9860):5-6. Epub 2012 Nov 7.

The CardioVascular Center, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61896-0DOI Listing
January 2013

Prognostic value of monocyte count in patients hospitalized for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (from the EVEREST Trial).

Am J Cardiol 2012 Dec 21;110(11):1657-62. Epub 2012 Aug 21.

Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.07.035DOI Listing
December 2012

Nesiritide ASCENDs the ranks of unproven treatments for acute heart failure.

Am J Kidney Dis 2012 Jul 2;60(1):8-11. Epub 2012 Feb 2.

Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.12.012DOI Listing
July 2012

Home monitoring should be the central element in an effective program of heart failure disease management.

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

Circulation 2012 Feb;125(6):820-7

Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington St., Boston, MA 02111, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.031161DOI Listing
February 2012

Renal function and heart failure treatment: when is a loss really a gain?

Authors:
Marvin A Konstam

Circ Heart Fail 2011 Nov;4(6):677-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.111.964874DOI Listing
November 2011

Drug and device effects on peak oxygen consumption, 6-minute walk distance, and natriuretic peptides as predictors of therapeutic effects on mortality in patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction.

Circ Heart Fail 2011 Sep 24;4(5):578-88. Epub 2011 Jun 24.

Division of Cardiology, CardioVascular Center, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.111.961573DOI Listing
September 2011

Outcomes in patients with symptomatic cerebrovascular disease undergoing heart transplantation.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2011 Aug;58(10):1036-41

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2011.04.038DOI Listing
August 2011

Identifying patients hospitalized with heart failure at risk for unfavorable future quality of life.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2011 Jul 21;4(4):389-98. Epub 2011 Jun 21.

Colorado Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Group, University of Colorado-Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.110.958009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3146801PMC
July 2011

Hyponatraemia and vasopressin in heart failure: markers or mediators?

Eur J Heart Fail 2011 Mar 18;13(3):242-4. Epub 2011 Jan 18.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurjhf/hfq236DOI Listing
March 2011

Left ventricular remodeling in heart failure: current concepts in clinical significance and assessment.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2011 Jan;4(1):98-108

Cardiovascular Center, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2010.10.008DOI Listing
January 2011