(Asthma, Biomedical Indicators, Biophysical Indicators, Depression, Heart Disease, Hypertension, Immunological Indicators)


8132.      Baraldi E, Carraro S, Alinovi R, Pesci A, Ghiro L, Bodini A, Piacentini G, Zacchello F, Zanconato S. Cysteinyl leukotrienes and 8-isoprostane in exhaled breath condensate of children with asthma exacerbations. Thorax. 2003 Jun;58(6):505-9. 

Biochemical Indicators:

8133.      Benderitter M, Vincent-Genod L, Pouget JP, Voisin P. The cell membrane as a biosensor of oxidative stress induced by radiation exposure: a multiparameter investigation. Radiat Res. 2003 Apr;159(4):471-83.


 8134.      Cosin-Sales J, Pizzi C, Brown S, Kaski JC. C-reactive protein, clinical presentation, and ischemic activity in patients with chest pain and normal coronary angiograms. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003 May 7;41(9):1468-74.

8135.      Dickerson LM, Mazyck PJ, Hunter MH. Premenstrual syndrome. Am Fam Physician. 2003 Apr 15;67(8):1743-52. Review.

8136.      Drevets WC. Neuroimaging abnormalities in the amygdala in mood disorders. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2003 Apr;985:420-44. Review.

8137.      Fukao A, Takamatsu J, Murakami Y, Sakane S, Miyauchi A, Kuma K, Hayashi S, Hanafusa T. The relationship of psychological factors to the prognosis of hyperthyroidism in antithyroid drug-treated patients with Graves' disease. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2003 May;58(5):550-5.

8138.      Haag M. Essential fatty acids and the brain. Can J Psychiatry. 2003 Apr;48(3):195-203. Review.

8139.      Nieuwenhuijsen K, de Boer AG, Verbeek JH, Blonk RW, van Dijk FJ. The Depression Anxiety Stress Scales (DASS): detecting anxiety disorder and depression in employees absent from work because of mental health problems. Occup Environ Med. 2003 Jun;60 Suppl 1:i77-82.

8140.      Raina AK, Hochman A, Ickes H, Zhu X, Ogawa O, Cash AD, Shimohama S, Perry G, Smith MA.  Apoptotic promoters and inhibitors in Alzheimer's disease: Who wins out? Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2003 Apr;27(2):251-4. Review.

8141.      Smith MS, Martin-Herz SP, Womack WM, Marsigan JL. Comparative study of anxiety, depression, somatization, functional disability, and illness attribution in adolescents with chronic fatigue or migraine. Pediatrics. 2003 Apr;111(4 Pt 1):e376-81.

8142.      Torsheim T, Aaroe LE, Wold B. School-related stress, social support, and distress: prospective analysis of reciprocal and multilevel relationships. Scand J Psychol. 2003 Apr;44(2):153-9.

8143.      Tselebis A, Papaleftheris E, Balis E, Theotoka I, Ilias I. Smoking related to anxiety and depression in Greek medical staff. Psychol Rep. 2003 Apr;92(2):529-32.

   Heart Disease:

8144.      Aggeli C, Stefanadis C, Bonou M, Pitsavos C, Theocharis C, Roussakis G, Chatzos C, Brili S, Toutouzas P. Prediction of functional recovery of hibernating myocardium using harmonic power Doppler imaging and dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with coronary artery disease. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Jun 15;91(12):1415-20.

8145.      Berman DS, Kang X, Hayes SW, Friedman JD, Cohen I, Abidov A, Shaw LJ, Amanullah AM, Germano G, Hachamovitch R. Adenosine myocardial perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography in women compared with men. Impact of diabetes mellitus on incremental prognostic value and effect on patient management. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003 Apr 2;41(7):1125-33.

8146.      Cortigiani L, Coletta C, Bigi R, Amici E, Desideri A, Odoguardi L. Clinical, exercise electrocardiographic, and pharmacologic stress echocardiographic findings for risk stratification of hypertensive patients with chest pain. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Apr 15;91(8):941-5.

8147.      Heymes C, Bendall JK, Ratajczak P, Cave AC, Samuel JL, Hasenfuss G, Shah AM. Increased myocardial NADPH oxidase activity in human heart failure. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003 Jun 18;41(12):2164-71.

8148.      Hui L, Leung MP, Ha SY, Chau AK, Cheung YF. Early detection of left ventricular dysfunction in patients with beta thalassaemia major by dobutamine stress echocardiography. Heart. 2003 Jun;89(6):669-70.

8149.      Koyama J, Ray-Sequin PA, Falk RH. Longitudinal myocardial function assessed by tissue velocity, strain, and strain rate tissue Doppler echocardiography in patients with AL (primary) cardiac amyloidosis. Circulation. 2003 May 20;107(19):2446-52. Epub 2003 May 12.

8150.      Lancellotti P, Hoffer EP, Pierard LA. Detection and clinical usefulness of a biphasic response during exercise echocardiography early after myocardial infarction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003 Apr 2;41(7):1142-7.

8151.      Latimer DC, Roth BJ, Parker KK. Analytical model for predicting mechanotransduction effects in engineered cardiac tissue. Tissue Eng. 2003 Apr;9(2):283-9.

8152.      Leesar MA, Abdul-Baki T, Akkus NI, Sharma A, Kannan T, Bolli R. Use of fractional flow reserve versus stress perfusion scintigraphy after unstable angina. Effect on duration of hospitalization, cost, procedural characteristics, and clinical outcome. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003 Apr 2;41(7):1115-21.

8153.      Logar CM, Herzog CA, Beddhu S. Diagnosis and therapy of coronary artery disease in renal failure, end-stage renal disease, and renal transplant populations. Am J Med Sci. 2003 Apr;325(4):214-27. Review.

8154.      Malfatto G, Facchini M, Zaza A. Characterization of the non-linear rate-dependency of QT interval in humans. Europace. 2003 Apr;5(2):163-70.

8155.      Oh H, Wang SC, Prahash A, Sano M, Moravec CS, Taffet GE, Michael LH, Youker KA, Entman ML, Schneider MD. Telomere attrition and Chk2 activation in human heart failure. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003 Apr 29;100(9):5378-83. Epub 2003 Apr 17.

8156.      Prichard S. Risk factors for coronary artery disease in patients with renal failure. Am J Med Sci. 2003 Apr;325(4):209-13. Review.

8157.      Qing M, Schumacher K, Heise R, Woltje M, Vazquez-Jimenez JF, Richter T, Arranda-Carrero M, Hess J, von Bernuth G, Seghaye MC. Intramyocardial synthesis of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in infants with congenital cardiac defects. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003 Jun 18;41(12):2266-74.

8158.      Samady H, Liu YH, Choi CJ, Ragosta M, Pfau SE, Cleman MW, Powers ER, Kramer CM, Wackers FJ, Beller GA, Watson DD. Electromechanical mapping for detecting myocardial viability and ischemia in patients with severe ischemic cardiomyopathy. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Apr 1;91(7):807-11.

8159.      Schinkel AF, Bax JJ, Geleijnse ML, Boersma E, Elhendy A, Roelandt JR, Poldermans D. Noninvasive evaluation of ischaemic heart disease: myocardial perfusion imaging or stress echocardiography? Eur Heart J. 2003 May;24(9):789-800. Review.

8160.      Shastry S, Hayden MR, Lucchesi PA, Tyagi SC. Matrix metalloproteinase in left ventricular remodeling and heart failure. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2003 May;5(3):200-4. Review.

8161.      Shoyeb A, Bokhari S, Sullivan J, Hurley E, Miesner B, Pia R, Giglio J, Sayan OR, Soto L, Chiadika S, LaMarca C, Rabbani LE, Bergmann SR.  Value of definitive diagnostic testing in the evaluation of patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain. Am J Cardiol. 2003 Jun 15;91(12):1410-4.

8162.      Zhao H, Miller M, Pfeiffer K, Buras JA, Stahl GL. Anoxia and reoxygenation of human endothelial cells decrease ceramide glucosyltransferase expression and activates caspases. FASEB J. 2003 Apr;17(6):723-4. Epub 2003 Feb 05.


8163.      Casanueva E, Viteri FE. Iron and oxidative stress in pregnancy. J Nutr. 2003 May;133(5 Suppl 2):1700S-1708S. Review.

8164.      Cracowski JL, Baguet JP. Isoprostanes: are they more than physiopathological biomarkers of lipid peroxidation? Circulation. 2003 Jun 24;107(24):e222; author reply e222.

8165.      Redon J, Oliva MR, Tormos C, Giner V, Chaves J, Iradi A, Saez GT. Antioxidant activities and oxidative stress byproducts in human hypertension. Hypertension. 2003 May;41(5):1096-101. Epub 2003 Apr 21.

8166.      Taddei S, Virdis A, Ghiadoni L, Versari D, Salvetti G, Magagna A, Salvetti A. Calcium antagonist treatment by lercanidipine prevents hyperpolarization in essential hypertension. Hypertension. 2003 Apr;41(4):950-5. Epub 2003 Mar 17.