Volume 33 Number 3 May 2017

213-225 The 2017 Focused Update of the Guidelines of the Taiwan Society of Cardiology (TSOC) and the Taiwan Hypertension Society (THS) for the Management of Hypertension

  • Chern-En Chiang, Tzung-Dau Wang, Tsung-Hsien Lin, Hung-I Yeh, Ping-Yen Liu, Hao-Min Cheng, Ting-Hsing Chao, Chen-Huan Chen, Kou-Gi Shyu, Kwo-Chang Ueng, Chung-Yin Chen, Pao-Hsien Chu, Shih-Hsien Sung, Kang-Ling Wang, Yi-Heng Li, Kuo-Yang Wang, Fu-Tien Chiang, Wen-Ter Lai, Jyh-Hong Chen, Wen-Jone Chen, San-Jou Yeh, Ming-Fong Chen, Shing-Jong Lin and Jiunn-Lee Lin
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20170421A
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226-232 Mini-Review of the Chin-Shan Community Cardiovascular Cohort Study in Population Health Research in Taiwan

233-240 Clinical Characteristics of Patients Less than Forty Years Old with Coronary Artery Disease in Taiwan: A Cross-Sectional Study

  • Wei-Che Tsai, Keng-Yi Wu, Gen-Min Lin, Sy-Jou Chen, Wei-Shiang Lin, Shih-Ping Yang, Shu-Meng Cheng and Chin-Sheng Lin
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20161026A
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241-249 Aortic Arch Calcification Associated with Cardiovascular Events and Death among Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome

  • Tsung-Lin Yang, Chin-Chou Huang, Shao-Sung Huang, Chun-Chih Chiu, Hsin-Bang Leu and Shing-Jong Lin
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20160902A
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250-257 Everolimus-Eluting Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold in Real World Practice – A Single Center Experience

  • Huai-Wen Liang, Hsien-Li Kao, Yen-Hung Lin, Juey-Jen Hwang, Mao-Shin Lin, Fu-Tien Chiang, Chii-Ming Lee, Chih-Fan Yeh, Tzung-Dau Wang, Cho-Kai Wu, Lian-Yu Lin, Chia-Ti Tsai and Ying-Hsien Chen
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20160901A
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258-265 Local Intracoronary Infusion of Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors via a Perfusion Catheter versus Intracoronary Guiding Catheter Injection during Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Pilot Observational Study

  • Tarek Zaki, Salwa Labib, Maged El-Abbady, Wael El-Kilany, Ayman Mortada, Tarek Rashid, Hany Ragy, Adel El-Itreby and Wail Nammas
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20161103A
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266-272 Epicardial Adipose Tissue Thickness and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Hemodialysis Patients

  • Elcin Aydin, Cihan Altin, Onur Sakallioglu, Mustafa Yilmaz, Esin Gezmis, Leyla Elif Sade and Haldun Müderrisoglu
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20161023A
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273-284 Platelet Endothelial Cell Adhesion Molecule-1 Gene Polymorphisms are Associated with Coronary Artery Lesions in the Chronic Stage of Kawasaki Disease

  • Wen-Hsien Lu, Sin-Jhih Huang, Yeong-Seng Yuh, Kai-Sheng Hsieh, Chia-Wan Tang, Huei-Han Liou and Luo-Ping Ger
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20161010A
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285-291 Shen-Yuan-Dan Capsule Inhibiting Inflammatory Reaction by Regulating Insulin Receptor Substrate 1/ PI3K/Akt/NF-B Signaling Pathway in Apoliprotein E Knockout Mice Fed with a High-Fat Diet

  • Mingxue Zhou, Ping Li, Qunfu Kang, Lei Zhang, Juju Shang, Weihong Liu and Hongxu Liu
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20160901B
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292-300 Mean Platelet Volume as a Predictor of Heart Failure-Related Hospitalizations in Stable Heart Failure Outpatients with Sinus Rhythm

  • Hakki Kaya, Mustafa Kutay Yildirimli, Recep Kurt, Osman Beton and Mehmet Birhan Yilmaz
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20160930A
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301-302 Potential Screening for Cardiologist?

303-309 The Relationship between Brachial-Ankle Pulse Wave Velocity and Depressive Symptoms among Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

  • I-Mei Lin, Hsueh-Chen Lu, Chih-Sheng Chu, Chee-Siong Lee, Ye-Hsu Lu and Tsung-Hsien Lin
  • doi: 10.6515/ACS20161021B
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310-314 Consecutive Sessions of Rescue Balloon Atrial Septostomy for an Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Patient with Refractory Right Heart Failure – Usefulness of Intracardiac Echocardiography Guidance

315-322 Data Sharing: A New Editorial Initiative of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors. Implications for the Editors’ Network

323-327 Information for Authors