Volume 21 Number 2 April 2005

Who Needs Physiologic Pacing and Why?

“What & How” About Implantation of AAI/R, DDD/R, and VVI/R Pacemakers

Pacemaker-ICD/Drug Interaction

Y-Adaptor Connection for LV Lead in Upgrading to Biventricular Pacing

Trouble Shooting of ICD Therapy: Inappropriate Shock

71-76 Cardiovascular Effects of Trilinolein, a Natural Cardiovascular Effects of Trilinolein, a Natural (Panax Notoginseng)

77-88 Diagnostic and Therapeutic Utilization of Microbubbles

89-97 Prevalence and Characteristics of the Metabolic Syndrome in Chinese Hypertensive Patients: A Hospital-Based Observation

98-104 Association of C-reactive Protein, Smoking and Association of C-reactive Protein, Smoking and Check-up Population

105-110 Acute Myocardial Infarction Caused by Acute Ascending Aortic Dissection

111-115 The Valvular Involvement of Lupus: Congestive Heart Failure Can Be The Presenting Feature of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

116-120 Preoperative Demonstration of Aortocardiac Fistula Caused by Aortic Valve Endocarditis Using Real-time Three-dimensional Echocardiography  A Case Report

121-126 Therapeutic Embolization of Anomalous Systemic Arterial Supply to the Normal Basal Segments of the Left Lower Lobe  A Safe Alternative to Surgery