The Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research aims to identify critical gaps within community and healthcare services, with an explicit goal to improve health outcomes (and a focus on vulnerable groups) via innovative individual, community and health service-focused programs.

Collaborating on projects nationally and internationally, The MacKillop invests in people and communities across Australia and beyond its borders.

Through research that responds to real needs, researchers are working to improve the well-being of people locally and globally so that they can lead full, healthy lives.

Follow

Submissions from 2016

PDF

The value of telemonitoring and ICT-guided disease management in heart failure: Results from the IN TOUCH study, I. H. Kraai, Arjen E. de Vries, Karin Vermeulen, Vincent M. van Deursen, Martje H. L. van der Wal, Richard M. de Jong, Rene van Dijk, Tiny Jaarsma, Hans L. Hillege, and Ivonne Lesman

PDF

The value of telemonitoring and ICT-guided disease management in heart failure: Results from the IN TOUCH study, I. H. Kraai, Arjen E. de Vries, Karin Vermeulen, Vincent M. van Deursen, Martje H. L. van der Wal, Richard M. de Jong, Rene van Dijk, Trijntje Jaarsma, Hans L. Hillege, and Ivonne Lesman

PDF

Perception of impairments by patients with heart failure, I. H. Kraai, Karin M. Vermeulen, Hans L. Hillege, and Trijntje Jaarsma

PDF

Both basal and post-prandial muscle protein synthesis rates, following the ingestion of a leucine-enriched whey protein supplement, are not impaired in sarcopenic older males, Irene Fleur Kramer, Lex B. Verdijk, Henrike M. Hamer, Sjors Verlaan, Yvette C. Luiking, Imre W. K. Kouw, Joan M. Senden, Janneau van Kranenburg, Annemarie P. Gijsen, Jörgen Bierau, Martijn Poeze, and Luc J. C. van Loon

PDF

Geographic variations in the PARADIGM-HF heart failure trial, Søren L. Kristensen, Felipe Martinez, Pardeep S. Jhund, Juan Luis Arango, Jan Bĕlohlávek, Sergey Boytsov, Walter Cabrera, Efrain Gomez, Albert Alain Hagege, Jun Huang, Songsak Kiatchoosakun, Kee-Sik Kim, Iván Mendoza, Michele Senni, Iain B. Squire, Dragos Vinereanu, Raymond Chiew-Chiew Wong, Jianjian Gong, Martin P. Lefkowitz, Adel R. Rizkala, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, Scott D. Solomon, Karl Swedberg, Michael R. Zile, Milton Packer, and John J. V. McMurray

PDF

Risk related to pre-diabetes mellitus and diabetes mellitus in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: Insights from prospective comparison of ARNI with ACEI to determine impact on global mortality and morbidity in heart failure trial, Søren L. Kristensen, David Preiss, Pardeep Jhund, Iain Squire, Jose Silva Cardoso, Bela Merkely, Felipe Martinez, Randall C. Starling, Akshay S. Desai, Martin Lefkowitz, Adel R. Rizkala, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, S. D. Solomon, Karl Swedberg, Michael R. Zile, John McMurray, and Milton Packer

PDF

Short message service (SMS) as an educational tool during pregnancy: A literature review, Kim Lamont, Karen Sliwa, Simon Stewart, Melinda Jane Carrington, Sandra Pretorius, Elena Libhaber, Charles S. Wiysonge, Esther F. Adebayo, and Kerstin Klipstein-Grobusch

PDF

Structural basis of allosteric and synergistic activation of AMPK by furan-2-phosphonic derivative C2 binding, Christopher G. Langendorf, Kevin R. W. Ngoei, John W. Scott, Naomi X. Y. Ling, Sam M. A. Issa, Michael A. Gorman, Michael W. Parker, Kei Sakamoto, Jonathan S. Oakhill, and Bruce Ernest Kemp

PDF

Altering fatty acid availability does not impair prolonged, continuous running to fatigue: Evidence for carbohydrate dependence, Jill Leckey, Louise Mary Burke, James P. Morton, and John Alan Hawley

PDF

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase contributes to the regulation of glucose uptake in skeletal muscle, Robert S. Lee-Young, Nolan John Hoffman, Kate T. Murphy, Darren C. Henstridge, Dorit Samocha-Bonet, Andrew L. Siebel, Peter Iliades, Borivoj Zivanovic, Yet H. Hong, Timothy D. Colgan, Michael J. Kraakman, Clinton R. Bruce, Paul Gregorevic, Glenn K. McConell, Gordon S. Lynch, Grant R. Drummond, Bronwyn A. Kingwell, Jerry R. Greenfield, and Mark A. Febbraio

PDF

A single dose of prednisolone as a modulator of undercarboxylated osteocalcin and insulin sensitivity post-exercise in healthy young men: A study protocol, Itamar Levinger, Tara C. Brennan-Speranza, Nigel K. Stepto, George Jerums, Lewan Parker, Glenn K. McConell, Mitchell Anderson, Andrew Garnham, David L. Hare, Peter R. Ebeling, and Ego Seeman

PDF

Predicting outcomes over time in patients with heart failure, left ventricular systolic dysfunction, or both following acute myocardial infarction, Renato D. Lopes, Karen S. Pieper, Susanna R. Stevens, Scott D. Solomon, John J.V. McMurray, Marc A. Pfeffer, Jeffrey D. Leimberger, and Eric J. Velazquez

PDF

The effect of guided web-based cognitive behavioral therapy on patients with depressive symptoms and heart failure: A pilot randomized controlled trial, Johan Gustav Lundgren, Orjan Dahlstrom, Gerhard Andersson, Tiny Jaarsma, Anita Karner Kohler, and Peter Johansson

PDF

Jejunal feeding is followed by a greater rise in plasma cholecystokinin, peptide YY, glucagon-like peptide 1, and glucagon-like peptide 2 concentrations compared with gastric feeding in vivo in humans: a randomized trial, Joanna Luttikhold, Klaske van Norren, Herman Rijna, Nikki Buijs, Marjolein Ankersmit, Annemieke C. Heijboer, Jeannette Gootjes, Bolette Hartmann, Jens J. Holst, Lucas J. C. Van Loon, and Paul A. M. van Leeuwen

PDF

Changing needs of heart failure patients and their families during the illness trajectory: a challenge for health care, Marie-Louise Luttik, Trijntje Jaarsma, and Anna Stromberg

PDF

Unique correlates of heart failure and cancer caregiver satisfaction with hospice care, Meredith A. Mackenzie, Harleah G. Buck, Salimah H. Meghani, and Barbara Riegel

PDF

Trends in modifiable risk factors are associated with declining incidence of hospitalized and nonhospitalized acute coronary heart disease in a population, Jan Mannsverk, Tom Wilsgaard, Ellisiv Bøgeberg Mathiesen, Maja-Lisa Løchen, Knut Rasmussen, Dag S. Thelle, Inger Njølstad, Laila Arnesdatter Hopstock, and Kaare Harald Bønaa

PDF

Enhanced endurance performance by periodization of CHO intake: "Sleep Low" strategy, Laurie-Anne Marquet, Jeanick Brisswalter, Julien Louis, Eve Tiollier, Louise Mary Burke, John Alan Hawley, and Christophe Hausswirth

PDF

Periodization of carbohydrate intake: Short-term effect on performance, Laurie-Anne Marquet, Christophe Hausswirth, Odeline Molle, John A. Hawley, Louise M. Burke, Eve Tiollier, and Jeanick Brisswalter

PDF

Practical approach on frail older patients attended for acute heart failure, Francisco J. Martín-Sánchez, Michael Christ, Òscar Miró, W. Frank Peacock, John J. McMurray, Héctor Bueno, Alan S. Maisel, Louise Cullen, Martin R. Cowie, Salvatore Di Somma, Elke Platz, Joseph Masip, Uwe Zeymer, Christiaan Vrints, Susanna Price, and Christian Mueller

PDF

Determinants of behavioral alertness in adults with heart failure, Ruth Masterson Creber, Victoria M. Pak, Miranda Varrasse, David F. Dinges, Joyce Wald, and Barbara Riegel

PDF

Motivational interviewing to improve self-care for patients with chronic heart failure: MITI-HF randomized controlled trial, Ruth Masterson Creber, Megan Patey, C. Lee, Amy Kuan, Corrine Y. Jurgens, and Barbara Riegel

PDF

C-Reactive Protein and Risk of ESRD: Results From the Trial to Reduce Cardiovascular Events With Aranesp Therapy (TREAT), Finnian R. McCausland, Brian L. Claggett, Emmanuel A. Burdmann, Kai Uwe Eckardt, Reshma Kewalramani, Andrew S. Levey, John McMurray, Patrick Parfrey, Guiseppe Remuzzi, Ajay K. Singh, Scott Solomon, Robert D. Toto, and Marc A. Pfeffer

PDF

Aliskiren, enalapril, or aliskiren and enalapril in heart failure, John J. V. McMurray, Henry Krum, William T. Abraham, Kenneth Dickstein, Lars V. Kober, Akshay S. Desai, Scott D. Solomon, Nicola Greenlaw, M. Atif Ali, Yanntong Chiang, Qing Shao, Georgia Tarnesby, and Barry M. Massie

PDF

Patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and low levels of natriuretic peptides, Wouter C. Meijers, Tialda Hoekstra, Trijntje Jaarsma, Dirk J. van Veldhuisen, and Rudolf A. de Boer

PDF

Effect of motor control training on hip muscles in elite football players with and without low back pain, Marianne Dilani Mendis and Julie Anne Hides

PDF

Effect of motor control training on hip muscles in elite football players with and without low back pain [accepted manuscript], Marianne Dilani Mendis and Julie Anne Hides

PDF

Geographic Differences in Patients in a Global Acute Heart Failure Clinical Trial (from the ASCEND-HF Trial), Marco Metra, Robert J. Mentz, Adrian F. Hernandez, Gretchen M. Heizer, P. W. Armstrong, Nadine Clausell, Ramon Corbalan, Maria Rosa Costanzo, Kenneth Dickstein, Mark E. Dunlap, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Jonathan G. Howlett, Michel Komajda, Henry Krum, Carlo Lombardi, Gregg C. Fonarow, John J. V. McMurray, Markku S. Nieminen, Karl Swedberg, Adriaan A. Voors, Randall C. Starling, John R. Teerlink, and Christopher M. O'Connor

PDF

Recruitment of older adults with type 2 diabetes into a community-based exercise and nutrition randomised controlled trial, Eliza G. Miller, Caryl A. Nowson, David Wayne Dunstan, Deborah A. Kerr, Vicky Solah, David Menzies, and Robin M. Daly

PDF

Medical disease as a cause of maternal mortality: The pre-imminence of cardiovascular pathology, A. O. Mocumbi, K. Sliwa, and P. Soma-Pillay

PDF

The Indigenous Australian Malnutrition Project: The burden and impact of malnutrition in Aboriginal Australian and Torres Strait Islander hospital inpatients, and validation of a malnutrition screening tool for use in hospitals, Natasha F. Morris, Simon Stewart, Malcolm D. Riley, and Graeme P. Maguire

PDF

Physical activity, resting heart rate, and atrial fibrillation: The Tromsø Study, Bente Morseth, Sidsel Graff-Iversen, Bjarne K. Jacobsen, Lone Jorgensen, Audhild Nyrnes, Dag S. Thelle, Peter Vestergaard, and Maja-Lisa Loechen

PDF

Depressive symptoms, cardiac anxiety, and fear of body sensations in patients with non-cardiac chest pain, and their relation to healthcare-seeking behavior: A cross-sectional study, Ghassan Mourad, Anna Stromberg, Peter Johansson, and Tiny Jaarsma

PDF

Guided Internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy in patients with non-cardiac chest pain - A pilot randomized controlled study, Ghassan Mourad, Anna Stromberg, Egil Jonsbu, Mikael Gustafsson, Peter Johansson, and Tiny Jaarsma

PDF

Sexual counselling for patients with cardiovascular disease: Protocol for a pilot study of the CHARMS sexual counselling intervention, Patrick J. Murphy, Jenny McSharry, Dympna Casey, Sally Doherty, Paddy Gillespie, Tiny Jaarsma, Andrew W. Murphy, John Newell, Martin O'Donnell, Elaine E. Steinke, Elaine Toomey, and Molly Byrne

PDF

Importance of standardized DXA protocol for assessing physique changes in athletes, Alisa Nana, Gary J. Slater, Will Hopkins, Shona Halson, D. T. Martin, N. P. West, and Louise Mary Burke

PDF

Topic reviews need to be robust, Ntobeko B. A. Ntusi, Sarah Kraus, Gboyega Ogunbanjo, and Karen Sliwa-Hahnle

PDF

Effects of sacubitril/valsartan in the PARADIGM-HF trial (prospective comparison of ARNI with ACEI to determine impact on global mortality and morbidity in heart failure) according to background therapy, Naoki Okumura, Pardeep Jhund, Jianjian Gong, Martin P. Lefkowitz, Adel R. Rizkala, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, Karl Swedberg, Michael R. Zile, Scott Solomon, Milton Packer, and John McMurray

PDF

Importance of clinical worsening of heart failure treated in the outpatient setting: Evidence from the prospective comparison of ARNI with ACEI to determine impact on global mortality and morbidity in heart failure trial (PARADIGM-HF), Naoki Okumura, Pardeep Jhund, Jianjian Gong, Martin P. Lefkowitz, Adel R. Rizkala, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, Karl Swedberg, Michael R. Zile, Scott Solomon, Milton Packer, and John McMurray

PDF

Rationale for and design of the TRUE-AHF trial: The effects of ularitide on the short-term clinical course and long-term mortality of patients with acute heart failure, Milton Packer, Richard Holcomb, William T. Abraham, Stefan D. Anker, Kenneth Dickstein, Gerasimos S. Filippatos, Henry Krum, Aldo Pietro Maggioni, John J. V. McMurray, Alexandre Mebazaa, Christopher M. O'Connor, Frank Peacock, Piotr P. Ponikowski, Frank Ruschitzka, Dirk J. van Veldhuisen, and Johannes Holzmeister

PDF

Circulating microRNA responses between 'high' and 'low' responders to a 16-wk diet and exercise weight loss intervention, Evelyn B. Parr, Donny Michael Camera, Louise Mary Burke, Stuart M. Phillips, Vernon G. Coffey, and John Alan Hawley

PDF

A randomized trial of high-dairy-protein, variable-carbohydrate diets and exercise on body composition in adults with obesity, Evelyn B. Parr, Vernon Glenn Coffey, Louise E. Cato, Stuart M. Phillips, Louise Mary Burke, and John Alan Hawley

PDF

Increased mortality with elevated plasma endothelin-1 in acute heart failure: An ASCEND-HF biomarker substudy, Antonio L. Perez, Justin L. Grodin, Yuping Wu, Adrian F. Hernandez, Javed Butler, Marco Metra, G. Michael Felker, Adriaan A. Voors, John J. V. McMurray, Paul W. Armstrong, Randall C. Starling, Christopher M. O'Connor, and W. H. Wilson Tang

PDF

Lessons in uncertainty and humility - Clinical trials involving hypertension, Marc A. Pfeffer and John J. V. McMurray

PDF

Exceptional body composition changes attributed to collagen peptide supplementation and resistance training in older sarcopenic men, Stuart M. Philips, Kevin D. Tipton, Luc J. C. Van Loon, Lex B. Verdijk, Douglas Paddon-Jones, and Graeme L. Close

PDF

2016 European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice, Massimo F. Piepoli, Arno W. Hoes, Stefan Agewall, Christian Albus, Carlos Brotons, Alberico L. Catapano, Marie-Therese Cooney, Ugo Corra, Bernanrd Cosyns, Christi Deaton, Ian Graham, Michael Stephen Hall, F. D. Richards Hobbs, Maja-Lisa Loechen, Herbert Lollgen, Pedro Marques-Vidal, Joep Perk, Eva Prescott, Josep Redon, Dimitrios J. Richter, Naveed Sattar, Yvo Smulders, Monica Tiberi, Henk Van der Worp, Ineke van Dis, W. M. Monique Verschuren, Simone Binno, Guy De Backer, Marco Roffi, Victor Aboyans, Norbert Bachl, Scipione Carerj, and Leslie Cho

PDF

2016 European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: The Sixth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and Other Societies on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice (constituted by represe, Massimo F. Piepoli, Arno W. Hoes, Stefan Agewall, Christian Albus, Carlos Brotons, Alberico L. Catapano, Marie Therese Cooney, Ugo Corra, Bernard Cosyns, Christi Deaton, Ian Graham, Michael Stephen Hall, F. D. Richard Hobbs, Maja-Lisa Loechen, Herbert Löllgen, Pedro Marques-Vidal, Joep Perk, Eva Prescott, Josep Redon, Dimitrios J. Richter, Naveed Sattar, Yvo Smulders, Monica Tiberi, H. Bart van der Worp, Ineke van Dis, and W. M. Monique Verschuren

PDF

2016 European guidelines on Cardiovascular Diseases prevention in clinical practice the Sixth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and Other Societies on Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention in Clinical Practice (constituted by representatives of 10 societies and invited experts), Massimo F. Piepoli, Arno W. Hoes, Stefan Agewall, Christian Albus, Carlos Brotons, Alberico L. Catapano, Marie-Therese Cooney, Ugo Corra, Bernard Cosyns, Christi Deaton, Ian Graham, Michael Stephen Hall, F. D. Richard Hobbs, Maja-Lisa Loechen, Herbert Löllgen, Pedro Marques-Vidal, Joep Perk, Eva Prescott, Josep Redon, Dimitrios J. Richter, Naveed Sattar, Yvo Smulders, Monica Tiberi, H. Bart van der Worp, Ineke van Dis, W. M. Monique Verschuren, Guy De Backer, Marco Roffi, Victor Aboyans, Norbert Bachl, Héctor Bueno, Scipione Carerj, Leslie Cho, John Cox, Johan De Sutter, Günther Egidi, Miles Fisher, Donna Fitzsimmons, Oscar H. Franco, Maxime Guenoun, Catriona Jennings, Borut Jug, Paulus Kirchhof, Kornelia Kotseva, Gregory Y.H. Lip, Francois Mach, Giuseppe Mancia, Franz Martin Bermudo, Alessandro Mezzani, Alexander Niessner, Piotr Ponikowski, Bernhard Rauch, Lars Ryden, Adrienne Stauder, Guillaume Turc, Olov Wiklund, Stephan Windecker, and Jose Luis Zamorano

PDF

Telerehabilitation in heart failure patients: The evidence and the pitfalls, Ewa Piotrowicz, Massimo F. Piepoli, Tiny Jaarsma, Ekaterini Lambrinou, Andrew J. S. Coats, Jean-Paul Schmid, Ugo Corra, Piergiuseppe Agostoni, Kenneth Dickstein, Petar M. Seferovic, Stamatis Adamopoulos, and Piotr P. Ponikowski

PDF

2016 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: The Task Force for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute and Chronic Heart Gailure of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), Piotr Ponikowski, Adriaan A. Voors, Stefan D. Anker, Héctor Bueno, John G. F. Cleland, Andrew J. S. Coats, Volkmar Falk, José Ramón González-Juanatey, Veli-Pekka Harjola, Ewa A. Jankowska, Mariell Jessup, Cecilia Linde, Petros Nihoyannopoulos, John T. Parissis, Burkert Pieske, Jillian P. Riley, Giuseppe M. C. Rosano, Luis Miguel Ruilope, Frank Ruschitzka, Frans H. Rutten, Peter van der Meer, Gerasimos S. Filippatos, John. J. V. McMurray, Victor Aboyans, Stephan Achenbach, Stefan Agewall, Nawwar Al-Attar, John J. Atherton, Johann Bauersachs, A. John Camm, Scipione Carerj, Claudio Ceconi, Antonio Coca, Perry Elliott, Çetin Erol, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Covadonga Fernández-Golfín, Donna Fitzsimmons, Marco Guazzi, Maxime Guenoun, Gerd Hasenfuss, Gerhard Hindricks, Arno W. Hoes, Bernard Iung, Tiny Jaarsma, Paulus Kirchhof, Juhani Knuuti, Philippe Kolh, Stavros Konstantinides, Mitja Lainscak, Patrizio Lancellotti, Gregory Y. H. Lip, Francesco Maisano, Christian Mueller, Mark C. Petrie, Massimo F. Piepoli, Silvia G. Priori, Adam Torbicki, Hiroyuki Tsutsui, Dirk J. van Veldhuisen, Stephan Windecker, Clyde Yancy, and Jose Luis Zamorano

PDF

Gender and tachycardia: independent modulation of platelet reactivity in patients with atrial fibrillation, Nathan Procter, Jocasta Clare Ball, Doan Ngo, Jeffrey Isenberg, Elaine Hylek, Yuliy Chirkov, Simon Stewart, and John Horowitz

PDF

Platelet hyperaggregability in patients with atrial fibrillation, Nathan Procter, Jocasta Ball, Doan Ngo, Yuliy Chirkov, Jeffrey Isenberg, Elaine Hylek, Simon Stewart, and John Horowitz

PDF

New-onset atrial fibrillation and thromboembolic risk: Cardiovascular syzygy?, Nathan Procter, Simon Stewart, and John Horowitz

PDF

Is there any gender difference for smoking persistence or relapse following diagnosis or hospitalization for coronary heart disease? Evidence from a systematic review and meta-analysis, Muhammad Aziz Rahman, Karen-Leigh Edward, Laura Montgomery, Samantha Marie McEvedy, Andrew Wilson, and Linda Worrall-Carter

PDF

Recommendations for the conduct of clinical trials for drugs to treat or prevent sarcopenia, Jean Yves Reginster, Cyrus Cooper, Rene Rizzoli, John A. Kanis, Geoff Appelboom, Ivan Bautmans, Heike A. Bischoff-Ferrari, Maarten Boers, Maria Luisa Brandi, Olivier Bruyère, Antonio Cherubini, Bruno Flamion, Roger A. Fielding, Andrea Ildiko Gasparik, Lucas Van Loon, Eugene McCloskey, Bruce Mitlak, Alberto Pilotto, Suzanne Reiter-Niesert, Yves Rolland, Yannis Tsouderos, Marjolein Visser, and Alfonso J. Cruz-Jentoft

PDF

Effectiveness of motivational interviewing in decreasing hospital readmission in adults with heart failure and multimorbidity, Barbara Riegel, Ruth Masterson Creber, Julia Hill, Jesse Chittams, and Linda Hoke

PDF

A qualitative secondary data analysis of intentional and unintentional medication nonadherence in adults with chronic heart failure, Barbara Riegel and Victoria Vaughan Dickson

PDF

Impact of incident myocardial infarction on the risk of venous thromboembolism: The Tromsø Study, L. B. Rinde, C. Lind, B. Smabrekke, I. Njølstad, E. B. Mathiesen, T. Wilsgaard, Maja-Lisa Løchen, E. M. Hald, A. Vik, Sigrid K. Braekkan, and J.-B. Hansen

PDF

Ischemic stroke and risk of venous thromboembolism in the general population: The Tromsø Study, Ludvig B. Rinde, Birgit Småbrekke, Ellisiv B. Mathiesen, Maja-Lisa Løchen, Inger Njølstad, Erin M. Hald, Tom Wilsgaard, Sigrid K. Braekkan, and John-Bjarne Hansen

PDF

A systematic review and meta-analysis of primary prevention programmes to improve cardio-metabolic risk in non-urban communities, Andre L. Rodrigues, Jocasta Clare Ball, Chantal Ski, Simon Stewart, and Melinda Jane Carrington

PDF

Return to the workforce after first hospitalization for heart failure: A Danish nationwide cohort study, Rasmus Rørth, Chih Wong, Kristian Kragholm, Emil L. Fosbøl, Ulrik M. Mogensen, Morten Lamberts, Mark C. Petrie, Pardeep Jhund, Thomas A. Gerds, Christian Torp-Pedersen, Gunnar H. Gislason, John McMurray, Lars Kober, and Søren L. Kristensen

PDF

Endothelial dysfunction as a link between cardiovascular risk factors and peripheral neuropathy in diabetes, Matthieu Roustit, Jordan Loader, Carly Deusenbery, Dimitrios Baltzis, and Aristidis Veves

PDF

Hyperoxia increases arterial oxygen pressure during exercise in type 2 diabetes patients: A feasibility study, Robert Rozenberg, Robert T. Mankowski, Luc van Loon, Janneke G. Langendonk, Eric J. G. Sijbrands, Anton H. van den Meiracker, Henk J. Stam, and Stephan F. E. Praet

PDF

Impact of diet composition on blood glucose regulation, Wendy R. Russell, Athanasia Baka, Inger Bjorck, Nathalie Delzenne, Dan Gao, Helen R. Griffiths, Ellie Hadjilucas, Kristiina Juvonen, Sampo Lahtinen, Mirian Lansink, Luc van Loon, Hannu Mykkanen, Elin Ostman, Gabrielle Riccardi, Sophie Vinoy, and Martin O. Weickert

PDF

Coronary artery disease is a predictor of progression to dialysis in patients with chronic kidney disease, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and anemia: An analysis of the trial to reduce cardiovascular events with aranesp therapy (TREAT), Marwa A. Sabe, Brian Claggett, Emmanuel A. Burdmann, Akshay S. Desai, Peter Ivanovich, Reshma Kewalramani, Eldrin F. Lewis, John J.V. McMurray, Kurt A. Olson, Patrick Parfrey, Scott D. Solomon, and Marc A. Pfeffer

PDF

Liver function tests in patients with acute heart failure and associated outcomes: Insights from ASCEND-HF, Marc D. Samsky, Allison Dunning, Adam D. DeVore, Phillip J. Schulte, Randall C. Starling, W. H. Wilson Tang, Paul W. Armstrong, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Javed Butler, John J. V. McMurray, John R. Teerlink, Adriaan A. Voors, Marco Metra, Robert J. Mentz, Christopher M. O'Connor, Chetan B. Patel, and Adrian F. Hernandez

PDF

Efficacy and safety of novel oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure: A meta-analysis, Gianluigi Savarese, Robert P. Giugliano, Giuseppe M.C. Rosano, John McMurray, Giulia Magnani, Gerasimos S. Filippatos, Santo Dellegrottaglie, Lars H. Lund, Bruno Trimarco, and Pasquale Perrone-Filardi

PDF

Initiating sacubitril/valsartan (LCZ696) in heart failure: Results of TITRATION, a double-blind, randomized comparison of two uptitration regimens, Michele Senni, John J. V. McMurray, Rolf Wachter, Hugh F. McIntyre, Antonio Reyes, Ivan Majercak, Peter Andreka, Nina Shehova-Yankova, Inder S. Anand, Mehmet B. Yilmaz, Harinder Gogia, Manuel Martinez-Selles, Steffen Fischer, Zsolt Zilahi, Franco Cosmi, Valeri Gelev, Enrique Galve, Juanjo J. Gómez-Doblas, Jan Nociar, Maria Radomska, Beata Sokolova, Maurizio Volterrani, Arnab Sarkar, Bernard Reimund, Fabian Chen, and Alan Charney

PDF

Exercise prescription for the older population: The interactions between physical activity, sedentary time, and adequate nutrition in maintaining musculoskeletal health, Brandon J. Shad, Gareth Wallis, Luc J.C. Van Loon, and Janice L. Thompson

PDF

Resting heart rate predicts incident myocardial infarction, atrial fibrillation, ischaemic stroke and death in the general population: The Tromsø Study, Ekaterina Sharashova, Tom Wilsgaard, Ellisiv Bøgeberg Mathiesen, Maja-Lisa Løchen, Inger Njølstad, and Tormod Brenn

PDF

Supplement use of elite Australian swimmers, Gregory Shaw, Gary Slater, and Louise Mary Burke

PDF

The Martin Vigorimeter Represents a Reliable and More Practical Tool Than the Jamar Dynamometer to Assess Handgrip Strength in the Geriatric Patient, Walther M. W. H. Sipers, Lex B. Verdijk, Simone J. E. Sipers, Jos M. G. A. Schols, and Luc Van Loon

PDF

The heart of Africa: Succeeding against the odds, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle

PDF

Late maternal deaths: A neglected responsibility, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle and John Anthony

PDF

Risk assessment for pregnancy with cardiac disease - A global perspective, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle and John Anthony

PDF

Bi treatment with hydralazine/nitrates vs. placebo in Africans admitted with acute HEart Failure (BA-HEF), Karen Sliwa-Hahnle, Albertino Damasceno, Beth A. Davidson, Bongani Mayosi, Mahmoud U. Sani, Okechukwu Ogah, Charles Mondo, Dike Ojji, Anastase Dzudie, Charles Kouam Kouam, Gerald Yonga, Serigne Abdou Ba, Elijah Ogola, Christopher Edwards, Olga Milo, and Gad Cotter

PDF

Pulmonary hypertension and pregnancy outcomes: data from the Registry Of Pregnancy and Cardiac Disease (ROPAC) of the European Society of Cardiology, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle, Iris M. van Hagen, Werner Budts, Lorna Swan, Gianfranco Sinagra, Maryanne Caruana, Manuel Vasquez Blanco, Lodewijk J. Wagenaar, Mark R. Johnson, Gary Webb, Roger Hall, and Jolien W. Roos-Hesselink

PDF

Impact of socioeconomic status, ethnicity, and urbanization on risk factor profiles of cardiovascular disease in Africa, Karen Sliwa, Letitia Acquah, Bernard J. Gersh, and Ana Olga Mocumbi

PDF

Atherosclerotic risk factors and risk of myocardial infarction and venous thromboembolism; Time-fixed versus time- varying analyses. The Tromsø Study, Birgit Smabrekke, Ludvig Balteskard Rinde, Kristian Hindberg, Erin M. Hald, Angers Vik, Tom Wilsgaard, Maja-Lisa Loechen, Inger Njolstad, Ellisiv Bøgeberg Mathiesen, John-Bjarne Hansen, and Sigrid K. Braekkan

PDF

Effects of skeletal muscle energy availability on protein turnover responses to exercise, William J. Smiles, John Alan Hawley, and Donny Michael Camera

PDF

Protein coingestion with alcohol following strenuous exercise attenuates alcohol-induced intramyocellular apoptosis and inhibition of autophagy, William J. Smiles, Evelyn B. Parr, Vernon G. Coffey, Orly Lacham-Kaplan, John Alan Hawley, and Donny Michael Camera

PDF

Muscle fibre capillarization is a critical factor in muscle fibre hypertrophy during resistance exercise training in older men, Tim Snijders, Joshua P. Nederveen, Sophie Joanisse, Marika Leenders, Lex B. Verdijk, Luc J. C. Van Loon, and Gianni Parise

PDF

Changes in myonuclear domain size do not precede muscle hypertrophy during prolonged resistance-type exercise training, Tim Snijders, Joey S. J. Smeets, Janneau Van Kranenburg, A. K. Kies, Lucas Van Loon, and Lex B. Verdijk

PDF

N-Acetyl-beta-D-Glucosaminidase does not enhance prediction of cardiovascular or all-cause mortality by Albuminuria in a low-risk population, Marit Solbu, Ingrid Toft, Maja-Lisa Loechen, E. B. Mathiesen, B. O. Eriksen, Toralf Melsom, I. Njolstad, Tom Wilsgaard, and Trond Jenssen

PDF

Influence of ejection fraction on outcomes and efficacy of Sacubitril/Valsartan (LCZ696) in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: The prospective comparison of ARNI with ACEI to determine impact on global mortality and morbidity in heart failure (PARADIGM-HF) trial, Scott Solomon, Brian L. Claggett, Akshay S. Desai, Milton Packer, Michael R. Zile, Karl Swedberg, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, Randall C. Starling, Ömer Kozan, Andrej Dukat, Martin P. Lefkowitz, and John McMurray

PDF

Combined neprilysin and renin-angiotensin system inhibition in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: A meta-analysis, Scott D. Solomon, Brian L. Claggett, John J. V. McMurray, Adrian F. Hernandez, and Gregg C. Fonarow

PDF

Efficacy of sacubitril/valsartan relative to a prior decompensation: The PARADIGM-HF trial, Scott D. Solomon, Brian L. Claggett, Milton Packer, Akshay S. Desai, Michael R. Zile, Karl Swedberg, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, Martin P. Lefkowitz, and John J.V. McMurray

PDF

The importance of cardiovascular pathology contributing to maternal death: Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths in South Africa, 2011-2013, Priya Soma-Pillay, Joseph Seabe, and Karen Sliwa

PDF

Heart failure family-based education: A systematic review, Nittaya Srisuk, Janette Dorothy Cameron, Chantal F. Ski, and David Robert Thompson

PDF

Establishing a pragmatic framework to optimise health outcomes in heart failure and multimorbidity (ARISE-HF): A multidisciplinary position statement, Simon Stewart, Barbara Riegel, Cynthia Boyd, Yasmin Ahamed, David Robert Thompson, Louise M. Burrell, Melinda Jane Carrington, Andrew Coats, Bradi B. Granger, Julie Anne Hides, William S. Weintraub, Debra K. Moser, Victoria Vaughan Dickson, Cressida J. McDermott, Ashley K. Keates, and Michael W. Rich

PDF

Addressing the conundrum of multimorbidity in heart failure: Do we need a more strategic approach to improve health outcomes?, Simon Stewart, Barbara Riegel, and David Robert Thompson

PDF

Impact of nurse-led, multidisciplinary home-based intervention on event-free survival across the spectrum of chronic heart disease: Composite analysis of health outcomes in 1226 patients from 3 randomized trials, Simon Stewart, Joshua F. Wiley, Jocasta Clare Ball, Yih-Kai Chan, Yasmin Ahamed, David Robert Thompson, and Melinda Jane Carrington

PDF

Is the last man standing in comedy the least funny? A retrospective cohort study of elite stand-up comedians versus other entertainers, Simon Stewart, Joshua F. Wiley, Cressida J. McDermott, and David Robert Thompson

PDF

The African INTERHEART study, Krisela Steyn and Karen Sliwa-Hahnle

PDF

Acute endurance exercise induces nuclear p53 abundance in human skeletal muscle, Bill Tachtsis, William J. Smiles, Steven C. Lane, John Alan Hawley, and Donny Michael Camera

PDF

In South Asian people with cardiac disease, strong patient-professional relationships may increase treatment compliance, Hsin-Yi Jean Tang and Barbara Riegel

PDF

Prognostic value of baseline and changes in circulating soluble ST2 levels and the effects of nesiritide in acute decompensated heart failure, W. H. Wilson Tang, Yuping Wu, Justin L. Grodin, Amy P. Hsu, Adrian F. Hernandez, Javed Butler, Marco Metra, Adriaan A. Voors, G. Michael Felker, Richard W. Troughton, Roger M. Mills, John J. McMurray, Paul W. Armstrong, Christopher M. O'Connor, and Randall C. Starling

PDF

Acute Treatment with Omecamtiv Mecarbil to Increase Contractility in Acute Heart Failure: The ATOMIC-AHF Study, John R. Teerlink, G. Michael Felker, John J.V. McMurray, Piotr Piotr Ponikowski, Marco Metra, Gerasimos S. Filippatos, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Kenneth Dickstein, John G. F. Cleland, Jae B. Kim, Lei Lei, Beat Knusel, Andrew A. Wolff, Fady I. Malik, and Scott M. Wasserman

PDF

Chronic Oral Study of Myosin Activation to Increase Contractility in Heart Failure (COSMIC-HF): A phase 2, pharmacokinetic, randomised, placebo-controlled trial, John R. Teerlink, G. Michael Felker, John J. V. McMurray, Scott D. Solomon, Kirkwood F. Adams, John G. F. Cleland, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Assen Goudev, Peter Macdonald, Marco Metra, Veselin Mitrovic, Piotr P. Ponikowski, Pranas Serpytis, Jindrich Spinar, János Tomcsányi, Hans J. Vandekerckhove, Adriaan A. Voors, Maria Laura Monsalvo, James Johnston, Fady I. Malik, and Narimon Honarpour

PDF

Pulse pressure is not an independent predictor of outcome in type 2 diabetes patients with chronic kidney disease and anemia - The Trial to Reduce Cardiovascular Events with Aranesp Therapy (TREAT), S. Theilade, Brian L. Claggett, T. W. Hansen, Hicham Skali, E. F. Lewis, Scott D. Solomon, Hans-Henrik Parving, M. A. Pfeffer, John J. V. McMurray, and P. Rossing