2015 PUBLICATIONS

A Literature Survey of Ultrasound and Computed Tomography-Based Cardiac Image Registration.

Chieng Thion Ming, Zaid Omar, Nasrul Humaimi Mahmood, Suhaini Kadiman.

Jurnal Teknologi. 2015;74(6):93-101

 

An International Observational Prospective Survey Assessing the Control of Atrial Fibrillation in Asia-Pacific: Results of the Record-AFAP Registry.

John Amerena, Shih-Ann Chen, Charn Sriratanasathavorn, Jeong-Gwan Cho, Huang Dejia, Razali Omar, Tse Hung Fat and Anthony King.

Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology. 2015;9:77-83

 

Antithrombotic treatment for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: The Asian agenda.

Chen-Huan Chen, Mien-Cheng Chen, Harry Gibbs, Sun U. Kwon, Sidney Lo, Young Keun Onh, Azhari Rosman, Nijasri C. Suwanwela, Ru San Tan, Louie S. Tirador, Andreas Zirlik.

Int J Cardiol. 2015; 191:244–253

 

Association of azoospermia factor region deletions in infertile male subjects among Malaysians.
A. Hussein, R. Vasudevan, I. Patimah, N. Prashant & F. A. Nora.
Andrologia. 2015; 47: 168–177

 

Automatic detection of the end-diastolic and end-systolic form 4D echocardiographic images.

Anas A. Abboud, Rahmita Wirza Rahmat, Suhaini Bin Kadiman, Mohd Zamrin Bin Dimon, Lili Nurliyana, M. Iqbal Saripan and Hasan H. Khaleel.

Journal of Computer Science. 2015;11(1):230-240

 

Comparative long-term results of mitral valve repair in adults with chronic rheumatic disease and degenerative disease: Is repair for ‘‘burnt-out’’ rheumatic disease still inferior to repair for degenerative disease in the current era?

Jeswant Dillon, Mohd Azhari Yakub, Pau Kiew Kong, Mohd Faizal Ramli, Norfazlina Jaffar and Intan Fariza Gaffar.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015;149:771-9

 

Comparison of combination therapy of high-dose oral N-acetylcysteine and intravenous sodium bicarbonate hydration with individual therapies in the reduction of Contrast-induced Nephropathy during Cardiac Catheterisation and Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (CONTRAST): A multi-centre, randomised, controlled trial.

Eric Chong, Kian-Keong Poh, Qingshu Lu, James Jun-Jie Zhang, Ning Tan, Xu Min Hou, Hean-Yee Ong, Aizai Azan, Shao-Liang Chene, Ji-Yan Chen, Rosli Mohd Ali,Wei-Yi Fang, Titus Wai Leong Lau, Huay-Cheem Tan.

Int. J Cardiol. 2015;201:237–242

 

CYP11B2 gene polymorphism among coronary heart disease patients and blood donors in Malaysia.

Y Normaznah, MR Azizah, SH Kuak and MA Rosli.

Malaysian J Pathol. 2015;37(1):45-47

 

Deterioration of left ventricular systolic function in extended Pacing to Avoid Cardiac Enlargement (PACE) trial: the predictive value of early systolic dyssynchrony.

Fang Fang, Xiu-Xia Luo, Qing Zhang, Hussin Azlan, Omar Razali, Zhan Ma, Shu-Fen Gan, Jun-Min Xie, Cheuk-Man Yu.

Europace. 2015;17(Suppl 2): 47-53

 

Diffuse cardiac B-cell lymphoma presenting with pericardial effusion or mimicking hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Lok Yip Yap, Ika Faizura, Shamruz Khan Akerem Khan, Syahidah Tamin, David Soon Ping Ping Chew.

Acta Cardiol. 2015;70(3):367-368

 

Early performance of a miniaturized leadless cardiac pacemaker: the Micra Transcatheter Pacing Study.

Philippe Ritter, Gabor Z. Duray, Clemens Steinwender, Kyoko Soejima, Razali Omar, Lluı´s Mont, Lucas VA Boersma, Reinoud E. Knops, Larry Chinitz, Shu Zhang, Calambur Narasimhan, John Hummel, Michael Lloyd, Timothy Alexander Simmers, Andrew Voigt, Verla Laager, Kurt Stromberg, Matthew D. Bonner, Todd J. Sheldon, and Dwight Reynolds, Micra Transcatheter Pacing Study Group.

European Heart Journal. 2015;36:2510-2519

 

Echocardiographic Findings Predict In-Hospital and 1-Year Mortality in Left-Sided Native Valve Staphylococcus aureus Endocarditis: Analysis From the International Collaboration on Endocarditis-Prospective Echo Cohort Study.

Trine K. Lauridsen, Lawrence Park, Steven Y.C. Tong, Christine Selton-Suty, Gail Peterson, Enrico Cecchi, Luis Afonso, Gilbert Habib, Carlos Paré, Syahidah Tamin, Stuart Dickerman, Arnold S. Bayer, Magnus C. Johansson,  Vivian H. Chu, Zainab Samad, Niels E. Bruun, Vance G. Fowler, Jr, Anna Lisa Crowley.

Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015;8:e003397

 

First report of the global SYMPLICITY registry on the effect of renal artery denervation in patients with uncontrolled hypertension.

Michael Böhm, Felix Mahfoud, Christian Ukena, Uta C. Hoppe, Krzysztof Narkiewicz, Manuela Negoita, Luis Ruilope, Markus P. Schlaich, Roland E. Schmieder, Robert Whitbourn, Bryan Williams, Uwe Zeymer, Andreas Zirlik, Giuseppe Mancia, on behalf of the GSR Investigators © 2015.

Hypertension. 2015;65:766-774

 

Identifying the need for a multidisciplinary approach for early recognition of mucopolysaccharidosis VI (MPS VI).

Yew Sing Choy, Kaustuv Bhattacharya, Shanti Balasubramaniam, Michael Fietz, Antony Fu, Anita Inwood, Dong-Kyu Jin, Ok-Hwa Kimh, Motomichi Kosuga, Young Hee Kwun, Hsiang-Yu Linj, Shuan-Pei Lin, Nancy J. Mendelsohn, Torayuki Okuyama, Hasri Samion, Adeline Tan, Akemi Tanaka, Verasak Thamkunanon, Meow-Keong Thong, Teck-Hock Toh, Albert D. Yang, Jim McGill.

Molecular Genetics and Metabolism. 2015; 115: 41–47

Impact of Early Valve Surgery on Outcome of Staphylococcus aureus Prosthetic Valve Infective Endocarditis: Analysis in the International Collaboration of Endocarditis–Prospective Cohort Study.

Catherine Chirouze,François Alla, Vance G. Fowler Jr,Daniel J. Sexton, G. Ralph Corey, Vivian H. Chu, Andrew Wang, Marie-Line Erpelding, Emanuele Durante-Mangoni, Nuria Fernández-Hidalgo, Efthymia Giannitsioti, Margaret M. Hannan, Tatjana Lejko-Zupanc, José M. Miró, Patricia Muñoz, David R. Murdoch, Pierre Tattevin, Christophe Tribouilloy, and Bruno Hoen; on behalf of the ICE Prospective Investigators.

Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 1; 60(5): 741-9

 

Improve the prevention of sudden cardiac arrest in emerging countries: the Improve SCA clinical study design.

Shu Zhang, Balbir Singh, Diego A. Rodriguez, Alexandr Robertovich Chasnoits, Azlan Hussin, Chi-Keong Ching, Dejia Huang, Yen-Bin Liu, Jeffrey Cerkvenik, Sarah Willey and Young-Hoon Kim.

Europace. 2015;17(11):1720-6

 

Leaflet extension for repairing rheumatic mitral valve regurgitation.

Jeswant Dillon, Mohd Azhari Yakub, Kiew Kong Pau, Mohamed Ezani Taib.

Ann Cardiothorac Surg 2015;4(3):301-303

 

Measurements of Mitral Annular Displacement in 2D Echocardiography Images.

Faten A. Dawood, Rahmita W. Rahmat, Suhaini B. Kadiman, Lili N. Abdullah and Mohd D. Zamrin.

American Journal of Applied Sciences. 2015; 12 (5): 295.303

 

Mitral Valve Repair for Congenital Mitral Valve Disease: Impact of the Use of a Biodegradable Annuloplasty Ring.

Mohd. Azhari Yakub, Sivakumar Sivalingam, Jeswant Dillon, Minoru Matsuhama, Haifa Abdul Latiff, and Mohd. Faizal Ramli.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2015;99(3):884-890

 

Modified Rapid Shallow Breathing Index Adjusted With Anthropometric Parameters Increases Predictive Power for Extubation Failure Compared With the Unmodified Index in Post cardiac Surgery Patients.

Shunsuke Takaki,Suhaini Bin Kadiman, Sharifah SurayaTahir, M Hassan Ariff, Kiyoyasu Kurahashi,and Takahisa Goto.

Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 2015;29(1):pp64–68

 

One-year outcome following biological ormechanical valve replacement for infective endocarditis.
Delahaye V.H. Chub, J. Altclas, B. Barsic, A. Delahaye, T. Freiberger, D.L. Gordon M.M. Hannanh, B. Hoen, S.S. Kanj, T. Lejko-Zupanc, C.A.Mestres l, O. Pachirat, P. Pappas, C. Lamas, C. Selton-Suty, R. Tan, P. Tattevinq, A. Wang, International Collaboration on Endocarditis Prospective Cohort Study (ICE-PCS) Investigators.
Int J of Cardiol. 2015; 178:117–123

Performance of a Novel Left Ventricular Lead with Short Bipolar Spacing for Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy – Attain Performa Quadripolar Left Ventricular Lead Study Primary Results.

Crossley GH, Biffi M, Johnson B, Lin A, Gras D, Hussin A, Cuffio A, Collier JL, El-Chami M, Li S, Holloman K, Exner DV.

Heart Rhythm. 2015;12:751-758

 

Prevalence and risk factors of premature coronary artery disease: A comparative cross-sectional study between two time frames in Malaysia.

Shamsul Azhar Shah, Lee Jing, Muhammad Syahmi Khalid, Fatimah Najid, Intan Sabrina Haniff, Azmee Mohd Ghazi, Ika Faizura Mohd Nor, Rosli Mohd Ali and Wan Zurinah Wan Ngah.

Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine. 2015;15(3):157-166

 

Polymer-free drug-coated coronary stents in patients at high bleeding risk.  

Philip Urban, Ian T. Meredith, Alexandre Abizaid, Stuart J. Pocock, Didier Carrié, Christoph Naber, Janusz Lipiecki, Gert Richardt, Andres Iñiguez, Philippe Brunel, Mariano ValdesChavarri, Philippe Garot, Suneel Talwar, Jacques Berland, Mohamed Abdellaoui, Franz Eberli, Keith Oldroyd, Robaayah Zambahari, John Gregson, Samantha Greene, HansPeter Stoll, and MarieClaude Morice, for the LEADERS FREE Investigators.

New Eng J Med. 2015;373:2038-2047

 

Prognostic and Bioepidemiologic Implications of Papillary Fibroelastoma.

Syahidah S. Tamin, Joseph J. Maleszewski, Christopher G. Scott, S.K. Khan, William D. Edwards, Charles J. Bruce, Jae K. Oh, Patricia A. Pellikka, Kyle W. Klarich.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;65(22):2420-2429

 

Resolute zotarolimus-eluting coronary stent implantation in Asian patients with multivessel disease and long lesions: clinical outcomes in Resolute Asia.

Robaayah Zambahari. Michael Lee, Shirish Hiremath.

AsiaIntervention. 2015;1(1):18-25

 

Response to Letter Regarding Article, “Clinical Presentation and Outcomes of Coronary In-Stent Restenosis Across 3-Stent Generations”.  

Marco A. Magalhaes, Sa’ar Minha, Fang Chen, Rebecca Torguson, Al Fazir Omar, Joshua P. Loh, Ricardo O. Escarcega, Michael J. Lipinski, MD, Nevin C. Baker, Hironori Kitabata, Hideaki Ota, William O. Suddath, Lowell F. Satler, Augusto D. Pichard, Ron Waksman.

Circ Cardiovasc. Interv. 2015;8(4):e002459

 

Right Ventricular Perforation Caused by a Pacing Catheter Two Weeks After Insertion in a Neonate With Congenital Atrioventricular Block.

Noritaka Ota, Ryo Suzuki, Haifa A. Latiff, and Sivakumar Sivalingam.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2015;100:1471

 

Strategy for ventricular septal defect closure after prior gastric pull-through.

Sivakumar Sivalingam, Sivakumar Krishnasamy and Mohd Azhari Yakub

Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 2015;23(5):612-614

Systemic and coronary levels of CRP, MPO, sCD40L and PlGF in patients with coronary artery disease.

Siew Wai Fong, Ling Ling Few, Wei Cun See Too, Boon Yin Khoo, Nik Nor Izah Nik Ibrahim, Shaiful Azmi Yahaya, Zurkurnai Yusof, Rosli Mohd Ali, Abdul Rashid Abdul Rahman and Get Bee YvonneTee.

BMC Res Notes. 2015; 8:679

 

The clinical benefit of cardiac resynchronization therapy for narrow QRS compared to broad QRS complex patients.

Lok B. Yap, Faisal Qadir, Son T.B. Nguyen, Soot K. Ma, Kok W. Koh, Zulkeflee Muhammad, Akmal H. Arshad, Zunida Ali, Azlina Daud, Giat S. Tay, Noor A. Sahat, Amirzua A. Said, Syahidah S. Tamin, Azlan Hussin, Surinder Kaur, Razali Omar.

Int J of Cardiol. 2015;183:178-179

 

The effect of complete percutaneous revascularisation with and without intravascular ultrasound guidance in the drugeluting stent era.

Marco A. Magalhaes, Sa’ar Minha, Rebecca Torguson, Nevin C. Baker, Ricardo O. Escarcega, Al Fazir Omar, Michael J. Lipinski,Fang Chen, William O. Suddath, Lowell F. Satler, Augusto D. Pichard, Ron Waksman.

Eurointervention. 2015;11:625-633

 

The New Occlutech® PDA Occluder: Initial Human Experience.

Abdelbasit  Elbashier, Mazeni Alwi, Geetha Kandavello, Marhisham Che Mood, Hasri Samion, Ziyad M Hijazi

Catheterization and Cardiovascular Intervention. 2015;86(1):94-99

 

The rationale and design of the Micra Transcatheter Pacing Study: safety and efficacy of a novel miniaturized pacemaker.

Philippe Ritter, Gabor Z. Duray, Shu Zhang, Calambur Narasimhan, Kyoko Soejima, Razali Omar, Verla Laager, Kurt Stromberg, Eric Williams, and Dwight Reynolds for the Micra Transcatheter Pacing Study Group.

Europace. 2015; 17: 807–813

 

Transcatheter Closure of Atrial Septal Defects in a Center With Limited Resources: Outcomes and Short Term Follow-Up.

Sukman T. Putra, Mulyadi M. Djer, Nikmah S. Idris, Hasri Samion, and Sudigdo Sastroasmoro.

Iran J Pediatr. 2015 December; 25(6): e3906

 

Trial of Everolimus-Eluting Stents or Bypass Surgery for Coronary Disease.

Seung-Jung Park, Jung-Min Ahn, Young-Hak Kim, Duk-Woo Park, Sung-Cheol Yun,Jong-Young Lee, Soo-Jin Kang, Seung-Whan Lee, Cheol Whan Lee, Seong-Wook Park, Suk Jung Choo, Cheol Hyun Chung, Jae Won Lee, David J. Cohen, Alan C. Yeung, Seung Ho Hur, Ki Bae Seung, Tae Hoon Ahn, Hyuck Moon Kwon, Do-Sun Lim, Seung-Woon Rha, Myung-Ho Jeong, Bong-Ki Lee, Damras Tresukosol, Guo Sheng Fu, and Tiong Kiam Ong, for the BEST Trial Investigators.

N Engl J Med. 2015;372:1204-12

 

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