Papers published in journals with IF - 2008

  1. Brener SJ, Moliterno DJ, Aylward PE, van 't Hof AW, Ruzyllo W, O'Neill WW, Hamm CW, Westerhout CM, Granger CB, Armstrong PW, for the APEX-AMI Investigators.: Reperfusion after primary angioplasty for ST-elevation myocardial infarction: predictors of success and relationship to clinical outcomes in the APEX-AMI Angiographic Study. Eur Heart J. 2008; 29(9): 1127-1135. (IF=8.917; MNiSW=24)

  2. Bugajska J, Widerszal-Bazyl M, Radkiewicz P, Pasierski T, Szulczyk GA, Zabek J, Wojciechowska B, Jedryka-Goral A.: Perceived work-related stress and early atherosclerotic changes in healthy employees. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2008; 81(8): 1037-1043. (IF=1.938; MNiSW=15)

  3. Ciszewski A.: Why young healthy adults should become a target group for the influenza vaccination: A cardiologist's point of view. Vaccine. 2008; 26(35): 4411-4412. (IF=3.298; MNiSW=24)

  4. Ciszewski A, Bilinska ZT, Brydak LB, Kepka C, Kruk M, Romanowska M, Ksiezycka E, Przyluski J, Piotrowski W, Maczynska R, Ruzyllo W.: Influenza vaccination in secondary prevention from coronary ischaemic events in coronary artery disease: FLUCAD study. Eur Heart J. 2008; 29(11): 1350-1358. (IF=8.917; MNiSW=24)

  5. Claria F, Vallverdu M, Baranowski R, Chojnowska L, Caminal P.: Heart rate variability analysis based on time-frequency representation and entropies in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients. Physiol Meas. 2008; 29(3): 401-416. (IF=1.691; MNiSW=15)

  6. Daly CA, Stepinska J, Deptuch T, Ruzyllo W, Fox K, Gitt A, Tendera M, Fox K, Euro Heart Survey investigators.: Differences in presentation and management of Stable Angina from East to West in Europe: A comparison between Poland and the UK. Int J Cardiol. 2008; 125(3): 311-318. (IF=3.121; MNiSW=20)

  7. Demkow M, Malek LA, Ruzyllo W.: Avoiding pacemaker lead entrapment during PFO closure. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2008; 72(1): 97-99. (IF=2.248; MNiSW=20)

  8. Direct Inhibition of delta-Protein Kinase C Enzyme to Limit Total Infarct Size in Acute Myocardial Infarction (DELTA MI) Investigators, Bates E, Bode C, Costa M, Gibson CM, Granger C, Green C, Grimes K, Harrington R, Huber K, Kleiman N, Mochly-Rosen D, Roe M, Sadowski Z, Solomon S, Widimsky P.: Intracoronary KAI-9803 as an adjunct to primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Circulation. 2008; 117(7): 886-896. (IF=14.595; MNiSW=24)

  9. Elliott P, Andersson B, Arbustini E, Bilinska Z, Cecchi F, Charron P, Dubourg O, Kuhl U, Maisch B, McKenna WJ, Monserrat L, Pankuweit S, Rapezzi C, Seferovic P, Tavazzi L, Keren A.: Classification of the cardiomyopathies: a position statement from the european society of cardiology working group on myocardial and pericardial diseases. Eur Heart J. 2008; 29(2): 270-276. (IF=8.917; MNiSW=24)

  10. Fidzianska A, Bilinska ZT, Tesson F, Wagner T, Walski M, Grzybowski J, Ruzyllo W, Hausmanowa-Petrusewicz I.: Obliteration of cardiomyocyte nuclear architecture in a patient with LMNA gene mutation. J Neurol Sci. 2008; 271(1-2): 91-96. (IF=2.359; MNiSW=20)

  11. Fidzianska A, Walczak E, Glinka Z, Religa G.: Nuclear architecture remodelling in cardiomyocytes with lamin A deficiency. Folia Neuropathol. 2008; 46(3): 196-203. (IF=1.095; MNiSW=10)

  12. Gheorghiade M, Blair JEA, Filippatos GS, Macarie C, Ruzyllo W, Korewicki J, Bubenek-Turconi SI, Ceracchi M, Bianchetti M, Carminati P, Kremastinos D, Valentini G, Sabbah ,Hani N., HORIZON-HF Investigators .: Hemodynamic, Echocardiographic, and Neurohormonal Effects of Istaroxime, a Novel Intravenous Inotropic and Lusitropic Agent. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008; 51(23): 2276-2285. (IF=11.438; MNiSW=24)

  13. Goszczynska H, Rewicki M.: Coronary flow evaluation by densitometric analysis of sequences of coronarographic images. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2008; 46(2): 199-204. (IF=1.379; MNiSW=20)

  14. Janas RM, Janas J, Warnawin K, Szalecki M.: Role of the rat gastrointestinal mucosa in catabolism of endothelin peptides. Regul Pept. 2008; 151(1-3): 7-13. (IF=2.276; MNiSW=20)

  15. John B, Stiles MK, Kuklik P, Chandy ST, Young GD, Mackenzie L, Szumowski L, Joseph G, Jose J, Worthley SG, Kalman JM, Sanders P.: Electrical remodelling of the left and right atria due to rheumatic mitral stenosis. Eur Heart J. 2008; 29(18): 2234-2243. (IF=8.917; MNiSW=24)

  16. Konka M, Kusmierczyk-Droszcz B, Wozniak O, Hoffman P.: Aortic regurgitation and unusual diastolic mitral regurgitation. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2008; 9(5): 709-711. (IF=1.917)

  17. Kostrzewa G, Broda G, Kurjata P, Piotrowski W, Ploski R.: Effect of protein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) 46L gene polymorphism on LDL cholesterol concentration in a Polish adult population. Mol Genet Metab. 2008; 94(2): 259-262. (IF=2.629; MNiSW=20)

  18. Kruk M, Przyluski J, Kalinczuk L, Pregowski J, Deptuch T, Kadziela J, Bekta P, Karcz M, Demkow M, Chmielak Z, Witkowski A, Ruzyllo W, on behalf of ANIN Myocardial Infarction Registry Group.: Association of Non-Specific Inflammatory Activation With Early Mortality in Patients With ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome Treated With Primary Angioplasty. Circ J. 2008; 72(2): 205-211. (IF=2.387; MNiSW=20)

  19. Leszek P, Korewicki J.: Independent effects of both right and left ventricular function on plasma brain natriuretic peptide levels. Eur J Heart Fail. 2008; 10(3): 328. (IF=3.398; MNiSW=24)

  20. Leszek P, Kruszewski M.: Effects of beta-erythropoietin treatment on left ventricular remodeling, systolic function, and B-type natriuretic peptide levels in patients with cardiorenal anemia syndrome. Am Heart J. 2008; 155(3): e25; author reply e19. (IF=4.285; MNiSW=24)

  21. Leszek P, Kruszewski M.: Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to evaluate the effect of two dosing regimens of darbepoetin alfa in patients with heart failure and anaemia. Eur Heart J. 2008; 29(4): 565-6; author reply 566-7. (IF=8.917; MNiSW=24)

  22. Leszek P, Szperl M, Klisiewicz A, Janas J, Rozanski J, Rywik T, Piotrowski W, Kopacz M, Korewicki J.: Alterations in calcium regulatory protein expression in patients with preserved left ventricle systolic function and mitral valve stenosis. J Card Fail. 2008; 14(10): 873-880. (IF=3.691; MNiSW=24)

  23. Malek LA, Chojnowska L, Klopotowski M, Maczynska R, Demkow M, Witkowski A, Kusmierczyk B, Piotrowicz E, Konka M, Dabrowski M, Ruzyllo W.: Long term exercise capacity in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy treated with percutaneous transluminal septal myocardial ablation. Eur J Heart Fail. 2008; 10(11): 1123-1126. (IF=3.398; MNiSW=24)

  24. Malek LA, Chojnowska L, Konka M, Klopotowski M, Skwarek M, Maczynska R, Hoffman P, Ruzyllo W.: Cardioverter-defibrillator lead-related thrombus treated with prolonged anticoagulation in patient with prothrombotic disorder. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2008; 19(4): 319-321. (IF=1.398; MNiSW=15)

  25. Malek LA, Kisiel B, Spiewak M, Grabowski M, Filipiak KJ, Kostrzewa G, Huczek Z, Ploski R, Opolski G.: Coexisting Polymorphisms of P2Y12 and CYP2C19 Genes as a Risk Factor for Persistent Platelet Activation With Clopidogrel. Circ J. 2008; 72(7): 1165-1169. (IF=2.387; MNiSW=20)

  26. Maryniak A, Bielawska A, Walczak F, Szumowski L, Bieganowska K, Rekawek J, Paszke M, Szymaniak E, Knecht M.: Long-term cognitive outcome in teenage survivors of arrhythmic cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. 2008; 77(1): 46-50. (IF=2.513; MNiSW=24)

  27. Milos I, Frank-Raue K, Wohllk N, Maia AL, Pusiol E, Patocs A, Robledo M, Biarnes J, Barontini M, Links T, de Groot JW, Dvorakova S, Peczkowska M, Rybicki L, Sullivan M, Raue F, Zosin I, Eng C, Neumann H.: Age-related neoplastic risk profiles in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A caused by germline RET Cys634Trp (TGC>TGG) mutation. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2008; 15(4): 1035-1041. (IF=5.236; MNiSW=24)

  28. Nissen SE, Nicholls SJ, Wolski K, Rodes-Cabau J, Cannon CP, Deanfield JE, Despres JP, Kastelein JJ, Steinhubl SR, Kapadia S, Yasin M, Ruzyllo W, Gaudin C, Job B, Hu B, Bhatt DL, Lincoff AM, Tuzcu EM, STRADIVARIUS Investigators.: Effect of rimonabant on progression of atherosclerosis in patients with abdominal obesity and coronary artery disease: the STRADIVARIUS randomized controlled trial. JAMA. 2008; 299(13): 1547-1560. (IF=31.718; MNiSW=30)

  29. Orlowska-Baranowska E, Baranowski R, Greszata L, Stepinska J.: Brain natriuretic peptide as a marker of left ventricular hypertrophy in patients with aortic stenosis. J Heart Valve Dis. 2008; 17(6): 598-605. (IF=1.112; MNiSW=15)

  30. Paschalis-Purtak K, Januszewicz M, Pucilowska-Jankowska B, Szmidt J, Rowinski O, Prejbisz A, Szostek G, Michalowska I, Makowiecka-Ciesla M, Kabat M, Januszewicz A.: Renal artery aneurysms: presentation of five cases. J Hum Hypertens. 2008; 22(2): 135-137. (IF=2.637; MNiSW=20)

  31. Peczkowska M, Cascon A, Prejbisz A, Kubaszek A, Cwikla BJ, Furmanek M, Erlic Z, Eng C, Januszewicz A, Neumann HP.: Extra-adrenal and adrenal pheochromocytomas associated with a germline SDHC mutation. Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab. 2008; 4(2): 111-115. (IF=6.702)

  32. Peczkowska M, Erlic Z, Hoffmann MM, Furmanek M, Cwikla J, Kubaszek A, Prejbisz A, Szutkowski Z, Kawecki A, Chojnowski K, Lewczuk A, Litwin M, Szyfter W, Walter M, Sullivan M, Eng C, Januszewicz A, Neumann HP.: Impact of Screening Kindreds for SDHD p.Cys11X as a Common Mutation Associated with Paraganglioma Syndrome Type 1. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008; 93(12): 4818-4825. (IF=6.325; MNiSW=24)

  33. Plonska-Gosciniak E, Kleinrok A, Gackowski A, Gasior Z, Kowalik I, Kornacewicz-Jach Z, Gozdzik A, Kasprzak JD.: Diagnostic and prognostic value of rapid pacing stress echocardiography for the detection of coronary artery disease: influence of pacing mode and concomitant antiischemic therapy (final results of multicenter study Pol-RAPSE). Echocardiography. 2008; 25(8): 827-834. (IF=1.429; MNiSW=10)

  34. Plonska-Gosciniak E, Lancellotti P, Kleinrok A, Gackowski A, Gasior Z, Kowalik I, Gozdzik A, Kasprzak JD.: Influence of gender on diagnostic accuracy of rapid atrial and ventricular pacing stress echocardiography for the detection of coronary artery disease: a multicenter study (Pol-RAPSE final results). J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2008; 21(10): 1116-1120. (IF=2.256; MNiSW=15)

  35. Pytkowski M, Jankowska A, Maciag A, Kowalik I, Sterlinski M, Szwed H, Saumarez RC.: Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation is associated with increased intra-atrial conduction delay. Europace. 2008; 10(12): 1415-1420. (IF=1.706; MNiSW=15)

  36. Remme WJ, McMurray JJ, Hobbs FD, Cohen-Solal A, Lopez-Sendon J, Boccanelli A, Zannad F, Rauch B, Keukelaar K, Macarie C, Ruzyllo W, Cline C, for the SHAPE Study Group.: Awareness and perception of heart failure among European cardiologists, internists, geriatricians, and primary care physicians. Eur Heart J. 2008; 29(14): 1739-1752. (IF=8.917; MNiSW=24)

  37. Ringborg A, Nieuwlaat R, Lindgren P, Jonsson B, Fidan D, Maggioni AP, Lopez-Sendon J, Stepinska J, Cokkinos DV, Crijns HJ.: Costs of atrial fibrillation in five European countries: results from the Euro Heart Survey on atrial fibrillation. Europace. 2008; 10(4): 403-411. (IF=1.706; MNiSW=15)

  38. Saumarez RC, Pytkowski M, Sterlinski M, Bourke JP, Clague JR, Cobbe SM, Connelly DT, Griffith MJ, McKeown PP, McLeod K, Morgan JM, Sadoul N, Chojnowska L, Huang CL, Grace AA.: Paced ventricular electrogram fractionation predicts sudden cardiac death in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Eur Heart J. 2008; 29(13): 1653-1661. (IF=8.917; MNiSW=24)

  39. Sterlinski M, Sosnowski C, Zajac D, Ruzyllo W, Szwed H.: Is coronary vein angioplasty necessary to provide cardiac resynchronization in selected patients? A case report. Europace. 2008; 10(9): 1116-1118. (IF=1.706; MNiSW=15)

  40. Sylvius N, Hathaway A, Boudreau E, Gupta P, Labib S, Bolongo PM, Rippstein P, McBride H, Bilinska ZT, Tesson F.: Specific contribution of lamin A and lamin C in the development of laminopathies. Exp Cell Res. 2008; 314(13): 2362-2375. (IF=3.948; MNiSW=24)

  41. Szmit S, Stec S, Szymanski P, Opolski G.: Improvement of cardiopulmonary exercise capacity after radiofrequency ablation in patient with preexcitation during sinus rhythm: A new definition of symptomatic preexcitation? Heart Rhythm. 2008; 5(9): 1323-1326. (IF=4.444; MNiSW=20)

  42. Szperl M, Dzielinska Z, Roszczynko M, Malek LA, Makowiecka-Ciesla M, Demkow M, Kadziela J, Prejbisz A, Florczak E, Zielinski T, Januszewicz A, Ruzyllo W.: Genetic variants in hypertensive patients with coronary artery disease and coexisting atheromatous renal artery stenosis. Med Sci Monit. 2008; 14(12): CR611-616. (IF=1.514; MNiSW=10)

  43. Wozniak O, Konka M, Wlodarska EK.: Isolated ventricular non-compaction in a patient initially diagnosed with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy. Heart. 2008; 94(3): 289. (IF=4.964; MNiSW=24)