Volume 29 Number 1 January 2013
1-10 Coronary Vasospastic Angina: Current Understanding and the Role of Inflammation
Ming-Jui Hung and Wen-Jin Cherng
11-18 Effect of 8-Week Combination Therapy with an Extended-Release 1-Blocker (Bunazosin or Doxazosin) in Inadequate Responders to an Angiotensin II Antagonist (Valsartan) in Patients with Stage 1 or 2 Essential Hypertension
Shao-Chi Yang, Wei-I Tsai, Chiau-Suong Liau and Tzung-Dau Wang
19-27 Effects of Anti-Hypertensive Monotherapy with Either Calcium Channel Blocker or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker on Arterial Stiffness, Central Hemodynamics, and Ventriculo-Arterial Coupling in Uncomplicated Hypertension Patients
Heng-Hsu Lin, Jiunn-Lee Lin, Juey-Jen Hwang and Lian-Yu Lin
28-36 Renin-Angiotensin System Genes Polymorphisms and Long-Term Prognosis in Taiwanese Patients with Hypertension and Coronary Artery Disease
Cho-Kai Wu, Jen-Kuang Lee, Lian-Yu Lin, Yin-Tsen Huang, Juey-Jen Hwang, Chunn-Lee Lin, Chuen-Den Tseng and Fu-Tien Chiang
37-48 Baseline Serum Aldosterone-to-Renin Ratio is Associated with the Add-on Effect of Thiazide Diuretics in Non-Diabetic Essential Hypertensives
Chin-Chou Huang, Hsin-Bang Leu, Po-Hsun Huang, Tao-Cheng Wu, Shing-Jong Lin and Jaw-Wen Chen
49-55 Secular Trends in Prescription Patterns of Single-Pill Combinations of an Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker Plus a Thiazide Diuretic for Hypertensive Patients in Taiwan
Chih-Neng Hsu and Tzung-Dau Wang
56-63 The Impact of Metabolic Syndrome, Homocysteine, and B Vitamins on Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness in Hypertensive Patients
Chung-Pin Liu, Yen-Hung Lin, Kuan-Yin Pao, Yu-Li Lin, Vin-Cent Wu, Ta-Chen Su, Chi-Sheng Hung, I-Jung Tsai, Churn-Shiouh Gau and Juey-Jen Hwang
64-70 Cardiac Remodeling, Adaptations and Associated Myocardial Mechanics in Hypertensive Heart Diseases
Yau-Huei Lai, Chi-In Lo, Yih-Jer Wu, Chung-Lieh Hung and Hung-I Yeh
71-81 LDL Cholesterol Goal Attainment in Hypercholesterolemia: CEPHEUS Indonesian Survey
Muhammad Munawar, Beny Hartono and Sodiqur Rifqi
82-87 Predictors for Regression of Large Secundum Atrial Septal Defects Diagnosed in Infancy
Kuan-Miao Lin, Chi-Di Liang, Shao-Ju Chien, Ying-Jui Lin, I-Chun Lin, Mao-Hung Lo, Ting-Hsin Wu and Chien-Fu Huang
88-93 Comparison of Clinical Features between Typical and Atypical Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: A Single Center, Retrospective, Case-Controlled Study
Cheng-Kang Chen, Cheng-Yun Chen, Yung-Ping Chen and Rei-Yeuh Chang
94-97 Misdiagnosed Chest Pain: Spontaneous Esophageal Rupture
Sinan Inci, Fuat Gundogdu, Hasan Gungor, Sakir Arslan, Atila Turkyilmaz and Atila Eroglu
98-101 Surgical Treatment of Pseudoaneurysm of Innominate Artery Infected with Burkholderia Pseudomallei
Jun-Neng Roan, Chwan-Yau Luo, Hung-Lin Tsai, Yu-Ning Hu, Yu-Jen Yang and Pao-Yen Lin
102-106 Acute Myocardial Infarction in Association with Occult Ovarian Cancer
Chia-Ming Yang, Mu-Yang Hsieh, Lin Lin and Chih-Cheng Wu
107-109 Isolated Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistula in a Patient with Recurrent Stroke
Chia-Ching Wang, Jou-Kou Wang, Jui-Yu Hsu, Chun-An Chen and Mei-Hwan Wu
110-112 Information for Authors
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