Vol 4, No 13 (July 2016): Annals of Translational Medicine (Focus on “State of the art in diagnostics of the Acute Coronary Syndrome”)

Preface

Evidence and pitfalls in diagnosis and prognostication of acute coronary syndrome
Giuseppe Lippi, Gianfranco Cervellin
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Original Article

Predictive significance of detectable cardiac troponin I measured with a contemporary-sensitive assay in a real life experience
Laura Bonfanti, Giuseppe Lippi, Irene Ciullo, Tiziana Meschi, Andrea Ticinesi, Rosalia Aloe, Francesco Di Spigno, Gianfranco Cervellin
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Impact of gestational risk factors on maternal cardiovascular system
María Perales, Alejandro Santos-Lozano, Fabian Sanchis-Gomar, María Luaces, Helios Pareja-Galeano, Nuria Garatachea, Rubén Barakat, Alejandro Lucia
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Red blood cell distribution width independently predicts medium-term mortality and major adverse cardiac events after an acute coronary syndrome
Gianni Turcato, Valentina Serafini, Alice Dilda, Chiara Bovo, Beatrice Caruso, Giorgio Ricci, Giuseppe Lippi
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Review Article

Coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA) and cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging in the assessment of patients presenting with chest pain suspected for acute coronary syndrome
Massimo De Filippo, Raffaella Capasso
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Epidemiology of coronary heart disease and acute coronary syndrome
Fabian Sanchis-Gomar, Carme Perez-Quilis, Roman Leischik, Alejandro Lucia
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High-sensitivity cardiac troponin testing in routine practice: economic and organizational advantages
Claudio Galli, Giuseppe Lippi
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Prognostic biomarkers in acute coronary syndrome
Gian Luca Salvagno, Chiara Pavan
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Echocardiographic assessment of myocardial ischemia
Roman Leischik, Birgit Dworrak, Fabian Sanchis-Gomar, Alejandro Lucia, Thomas Buck, Raimund Erbel
Annals of Translational Medicine
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Disclosure:

The focused issue“State of the art in diagnostics of the Acute Coronary Syndrome” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Translational Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Giuseppe Lippi and Gianfranco Cervellin served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the focused issue.