CVIA special issue on special issue on current issues in cath labs

August 29, 2018

Beijing, 23 August 2018: The journal Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications (CVIA) has just published a new issue, Volume 3 Issue 2. This is a Special Issue on Current Issues in Cath Labs with Guest Editors Anthony A. Bavry of the University of Florida Medical School and Deepak L. Bhatt of Harvard Medical School. This issue brings together papers from leading cardiologists from the United States, China and Europe and represents valuable new insights into research in this area.

Papers in the Special Issue are as follows:


Dhruv Mahtta, Ahmed N. Mahmoud, Mohammad K. Mojadidi and Islam Y. Elgendy
Intravascular Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: An Updated Review (

Ahmed Harhash, Prashant Rao, and Karl B. Kern
The Role of Cardiac Catheterization after Cardiac Arrest (

Jennifer A. Rymer and Sunil V. Rao
The Current State of Transradial Access: A Perspective on Transradial Outcomes, Learning Curves, and Same-Day Discharge (

Zhen Ge, Jaya Chandrasekhar and Roxana Mehran
Use of Bivalirudin for Anticoagulation in Interventional Cardiovascular Procedures (

Punag Divanji and Kendrick Shunk
Modern Antiplatelet Therapy: When Is Clopidogrel the Right Choice? (

Ahmad A. Mahmoud, Ahmed N. Mahmoud, Akram Y. Elgendy and R. David Anderson
Current Status of Coronary Atherectomy (

Chang-Sheng Ma
The Use of Direct Oral Anticoagulants for Prevention of Stroke and Systemic Embolic Events in East Asian Patients with Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation (


Felicity J. Lee, Imran Shiekh, Thach Nguyen and Michael Nguyen
Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold in the Midportion of the Left Anterior Descending Artery for Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy in a
Cardiac Transplant Patient (


C. Richard Conti, Jamie B. Conti and Jeff Plasschaert
Development of a Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Program: Focus on Exercise (


Randy R. Jeffrey, Robert F. Hamburger, Janelle Gooden-Ebanks and John W. Petersen
Speckle Tracking Echocardiography Identifies Impaired Longitudinal Strain as a Common Deficit in Various Cardiac Diseases (


Bahar Sayin, Anastasios Athanasiadis, Adrian Ursulescu, Udo Sechtem and Peter Ong
Persisting Angina after Successful Surgical Removal of a Large Coronary Artery Aneurysm Attached to the Proximal Portion of the Left Circumflex Artery: Role of Coronary Artery Spasm (


Syed Raza Shah and Ki Park
The Contemporary Role of Femoral Artery Access (


C. Richard Conti
Chronic Pericarditis (

C. Richard Conti
Anomalous Coronary Arteries: Some thoughts about Clinical Relevance (

C. Richard Conti
Ventricular Function (

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