Publications

Outcomes of research studies and other collaborative projects led or supported by KCRI are regularly published in indexed medical journals. Our staff are co-authors of these manuscripts either with KCRI affiliation or acknowledged for their contribution. Below is a list of recent papers with KCRI involvement.

 

2016

Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016; Epub. doi: 10.1007/s10554-016-0853-9.
Long-term follow-up of renal arteries after radio-frequency catheter-based denervation using optical coherence tomography and angiography
Roleder T, Skowerski M, Wiecek A, Adamczak M, Czerwienska B, Wanha W, Jadczyk T, Partyka L, Smolka G, Kuczmik W, Ochała A, Dudek D, Tendera M, Gasior Z, Wojakowski W.

2015

J Am Coll Cardiol Intv. 2015; 8: 1229-1234. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2015.04.016.
A Prospective, Multicenter Study of a Novel Mesh-Covered Carotid Stent: The CGuard CARENET Trial (Carotid Embolic Protection Using MicroNet)
Schofer J, Musiałek P, Bijuklic K, Kolvenbach R, Trystula M, Siudak Z, Sievert H.

Postep Kardiol Inter. 2015; 11: 74–83. doi: 10.5114/pwki.2015.52278
The basics of intravascular optical coherence tomography
Roleder T, Jąkała J, Kałuża GL, Partyka Ł, Proniewska K, Pociask E, Zasada W, Wojakowski W, Gąsior Z, Dudek D.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 May 25. doi: 10.1002/ccd.26006.
A 12-month angiographic and optical coherence tomography follow-up after bioresorbable vascular scaffold implantation in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
Kochman J, Tomaniak M, Kołtowski Ł, Jąkała J, Proniewska K, Legutko J, Roleder T, Pietrasik A, Rdzanek A, Kochman W, Brugaletta S, Kaluza GL.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2015; 85: E16-22. doi: 10.1002/ccd.25572.
No long-term clinical benefit from manual aspiration thrombectomy in ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients. Data from NRDES registry
Siudak Z, Mielecki W, Dziewierz A, Rakowski T, Legutko J, Bartuś S, Bryniarski KL, Partyka Ł, Dudek D.

 

2014

Cardiol J. 2014 Nov 27. doi: 10.5603/CJ.a2014.0090.
Bioresorbable everolimus-eluting vascular scaffold in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: Optical coherence tomography evaluation and clinical outcomes
Kochman J, Tomaniak M, Pietrasik A, Kołtowski L, Rdzanek A, Huczek Z, Mazurek T, Jąkała J, Ząbek A, Legutko J, Kochman W, Filipiak KJ.

Scand Cardiovasc J. 2014 Oct 48(5):284-90. doi: 10.3109/14017431.2014.942873.
Reproducibility of grayscale and radiofrequency IVUS data acquisition in stented coronary arteries
Madssen E, Jakala J, Proniewska K, Kulaga T, Hegbom K, Wiseth R.

Kardiol Pol. 2014; 72(6):534-40. doi: 10.5603/KP.a2013.0317.
Comparison between optical coherence tomography and intravascular ultrasound in detecting neointimal healing patterns after stent implantation
Kochman J, Pietrasik A, Rdzanak A, Jąkała J, Zasada W, Scibisz A, Kołtowski L, Proniewska K, Pociask E, Legutko J.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Feb 15;83(3):436-42. doi: 10.1002/ccd.25169.
Borderline trend towards long-term mortality benefit from drug eluting stents implantation in ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients in Poland-data from NRDES registry
Siudak Z, Dziewierz A, Rakowski T, Żmudka K, Legutko J, Bartuś S, Dragan J, Zasada W, Tokarek T, Kułaga T, Partyka Ł, Dudek D.

Kardiol Pol. 2014;72(12):1394-9. doi: 10.5603/KP.a2014.0147.
Use of bioresorbable vascular scaffolds in patients with stable angina and acute coronary syndromes. Polish National Registry
Rzeszutko Ł, Siudak Z, Włodarczak A, Lekston A, Depukat R, Ochała A, Gil RJ, Balak W, Marć M, Kochman J, Zasada W, Dudek D.

 

2013

Am J Cardiol. 2013 Dec 15;112(12):1854-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.08.011.
Radiofrequency-intravascular ultrasound assessment of lesion coverage after angiography-guided emergent percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with non-ST elevation myocardial infarction
Legutko J, Jakala J, Mintz GS, Kaluza GL, Mrevlje B, Partyka L, Wizimirski M, Rzeszutko L, Richter A, Margolis P, Dudek D.

Indian Heart J. 2013 Jul-Aug;65(4):388-94. doi: 10.1016/j.ihj.2013.06.026.
A clinical evaluation of the ProNOVA XR polymer-free sirolimus eluting coronary stent system in the treatment of patients with de novo coronary artery lesions (EURONOVA XR I study)
Legutko J, Zasada W, Kałuża GL, Heba G, Rzeszutko L, Jakala J, Dragan J, Klecha A, Giszterowicz D, Dobrowolski W, Partyka L, Jayaraman S, Dudek D.

Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 3;168(3):2089-93. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.01.159.
The Virtual histology In CaroTids Observational RegistrY (VICTORY) study: a European prospective registry to assess the feasibility and safety of intravascular ultrasound and virtual histology during carotid interventions
Sangiorgi G, Bedogni F, Sganzerla P, Binetti G, Inglese L, Musialek P, Esposito G, Cremonesi A, Biasi G, Jakala J, Mauriello A, Biondi-Zoccai G.

Indian Heart J. 2013 Jul-Aug;65(4):388-94. doi: 10.1016/j.ihj.2013.06.026.
A clinical evaluation of the ProNOVA XR polymer-free sirolimus eluting coronary stent system in the treatment of patients with de novo coronary artery lesions (EURONOVA XR I study)
Legutko J, Zasada W, Kałuża GL, Heba G, Rzeszutko L, Jakala J, Dragan J, Klecha A, Giszterowicz D, Dobrowolski W, Partyka L, Jayaraman S, Dudek D.

 

2012

Kardiol Pol. 2012;70(11):1211-2.  PMID: 23180543
Late treatment of patients enrolled in clinical trials
Siudak Z, Partyka L, Zasada W, Dudek D.

Am J Cardiol. 2012 May 15;109(10):1405-10. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.01.348.
Virtual histology-intravascular ultrasound assessment of lesion coverage after angiographically-guided stent implantation in patients with ST Elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention
Legutko J, Jakala J, Mintz GS, Wizimirski M, Rzeszutko L, Partyka L, Mrevlje B, Richter A, Margolis P, Kaluza GL, Dudek D.

Atherosclerosis. 2012 Jul;223(1):212-8. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2012.04.018.
Early abciximab administration before primary percutaneous coronary intervention improves clinical outcome in diabetic patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (EUROTRANSFER Registry)
Dziewierz A, Mielecki W, Siudak Z, Rakowski T, Janzon M, Birkemeyer R, Zasada W, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2012 Aug;34(2):214-21. doi: 10.1007/s11239-012-0713-y.
Age-related differences in treatment strategies and clinical outcomes in unselected cohort of patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction transferred for primary angioplasty
Dziewierz A, Siudak Z, Rakowski T, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

Resuscitation. 2012 Mar;83(3):303-6. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2011.09.007.
Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in patients treated with primary PCI for STEMI. Long-term follow up data from EUROTRANSFER registry
Siudak Z, Birkemeyer R, Dziewierz A, Rakowski T, Zmudka K, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

Am J Cardiol. 2012 May 15;109(10):1405-10. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.01.348.
Virtual histology-intravascular ultrasound assessment of lesion coverage after angiographically-guided stent implantation in patients with ST Elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention
Legutko J, Jakala J, Mintz GS, Wizimirski M, Rzeszutko L, Partyka L, Mrevlje B, Richter A, Margolis P, Kaluza GL, Dudek D.

Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Jan;5(1):86-93. doi: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.111.965442.
Identification of coronary plaque sub-types using virtual histology intravascular ultrasound is affected by inter-observer variability and differences in plaque definitions
Obaid DR, Calvert PA, McNab D, West NE, Bennett MR.

 

2011

Clin Res Cardiol. 2011 Feb;100(2):139-45. doi: 10.1007/s00392-010-0223-x.
Drug-eluting versus bare-metal stents in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a mortality analysis from the EUROTRANSFER Registry
Dziewierz A, Siudak Z, Rakowski T, Birkemeyer R, Mielecki W, Ranosz P, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

Kardiol Pol. 2011;69(10):1017-22. PMID: 22006600
Primary percutaneous coronary intervention during on- vs off-hours in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Results from EUROTRANSFER Registry
Siudak Z, Rakowski T, Dziewierz A, Skowronek J, Rutka J, Bagieński M, Ranosz P, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

Post Kardiol Interw 2011; 7, 4 (26): 285–291. doi: 0.5114/pwki.2011.25786
Taxcor for the prevention of restenosis. Polish multicentre observational study to assess the efficacy and safety of the Genius TAXCOR I stent
Gil RJ, Zasada W, Dziewierz A, Partyka L, Zarębiński M, Wilczek K, Dudek D, Buszman P, Lesiak M, Rużyłło W.

ACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011 Aug;4(8):902-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2011.06.006.
The reality of vulnerable plaque detection.
Stone GW, Maehara A, Mintz GS.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011 Aug;4(8):894-901. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2011.05.005.
Association between IVUS findings and adverse outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease: the VIVA (VH-IVUS in Vulnerable Atherosclerosis) Study
Calvert PA, Obaid DR, O’Sullivan M, Shapiro LM, McNab D, Densem CG, Schofield PM, Braganza D, Clarke SC, Ray KK, West NE, Bennett MR.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2011 Sep;31(9):2157-64. doi: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.111.229237.
Leukocyte telomere length is associated with high-risk plaques on virtual histology intravascular ultrasound and increased proinflammatory activity
Calvert PA, Liew TV, Gorenne I, Clarke M, Costopoulos C, Obaid DR, O’Sullivan M, Shapiro LM, McNab DC, Densem CG, Schofield PM, Braganza D, Clarke SC, Ray KK, West NE, Bennett MR.

 

2010

Int J Cardiol. 2010 Aug 20;143(2):147-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2009.02.002.
Early abciximab administration before primary percutaneous coronary intervention improves clinical outcome in elderly patients transferred with ST-elevation myocardial infarction: data from the EUROTRANSFER registry
Dziewierz A, Siudak Z, Rakowski T, Chyrchel M, Mielecki W, Janzon M, Birkemeyer R, Tierala I, Wojdyła RM, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

Am J Cardiol. 2010 Aug 1;106(3):342-7. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2010.03.029.
Impact of multivessel coronary artery disease and noninfarct-related artery revascularization on outcome of patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction transferred for primary percutaneous coronary intervention (from the EUROTRANSFER Registry)
Dziewierz A, Siudak Z, Rakowski T, Zasada W, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

Kardiol Pol. 2010 May;68(5):539-43. PMID: 20491016
Early abciximab use in ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention improves long-term outcome. Data from EUROTRANSFER Registry
Siudak Z, Rakowski T, Dziewierz A, Janzon M, Birkemeyer R, Stefaniak J, Partyka Ł, Zmudka K, Dudek D.

Int J Cardiol. 2012 Feb 9;154(3):275-81. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2010.09.042.
Timing of events in STEMI patients treated with immediate PCI or standard medical therapy: implications on optimisation of timing of treatment from the CARESS-in-AMI trial
Dimopoulos K, Dudek D, Piscione F, Mielecki W, Savonitto S, Borgia F, Murena E, Manari A, Gaspardone A, Ochala A, Zmudka K, Bolognese L, Steg PG,Flather M, Di Mario C; CARESS-in-AMI (Combined Abciximab RE-teplase Stent Study in Acute Myocardial Infarction) Investigators.

Coron Artery Dis. 2010 Aug;21(5):292-7. doi: 10.1097/MCA.0b013e32833aa6d1.
Transradial approach in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with abciximab results in fewer bleeding complications: data from EUROTRANSFER registry
Siudak Z, Zawislak B, Dziewierz A, Rakowski T, Jakala J, Bartus S, Noworolnik B, Zasada W, Dubiel JS, Dudek D.

Am Heart J. 2010 Nov;160(5):966-72. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2010.07.024.
Thrombus aspiration followed by direct stenting: a novel strategy of primary percutaneous coronary intervention in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Results of the Polish-Italian-Hungarian RAndomized ThrombEctomy Trial (PIHRATE Trial)
Dudek D, Mielecki W, Burzotta F, Gasior M, Witkowski A, Horvath IG, Legutko J, Ochala A, Rubartelli P, Wojdyla RM, Siudak Z, Buchta P, Pregowski J, Aradi D,Machnik A, Hawranek M, Rakowski T, Dziewierz A, Zmudka K.

 

2009

Am Heart J. 2009 Oct;158(4):569-75. doi:  10.1016/j.ahj.2009.08.008.
Early abciximab administration before transfer for primary percutaneous coronary interventions for ST-elevation myocardial infarction reduces 1-year mortality in patients with high-risk profile. Results from EUROTRANSFER registry
Rakowski T, Siudak Z, Dziewierz A, Birkemeyer R, Legutko J, Mielecki W, Depukat R, Janzon M, Stefaniak J, Zmudka K, Dubiel JS, Partyka L, Dudek D.

 

2008

Am Heart J. 2008 Dec;156(6):1147-54. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2008.08.004.
European registry on patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction transferred for mechanical reperfusion with a special focus on early administration of abciximab – EUROTRANSFER Registry
Dudek D, Siudak Z, Janzon M, Birkemeyer R, Aldama-Lopez G, Lettieri C, Janus B, Wisniewski A, Berti S, Olivari Z, Rakowski T, Partyka L, Goedicke J,Zmudka K; EUROTRANSFER Registry Investigators.

Lancet. 2008 Feb 16;371(9612):559-68. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(08)60268-8.
Immediate angioplasty versus standard therapy with rescue angioplasty after thrombolysis in the Combined Abciximab REteplase Stent Study in Acute Myocardial Infarction (CARESS-in-AMI): an open, prospective, randomised, multicentre trial
Di Mario C, Dudek D, Piscione F, Mielecki W, Savonitto S, Murena E, Dimopoulos K, Manari A, Gaspardone A, Ochala A, Zmudka K, Bolognese L, Steg PG,Flather M; CARESS-in-AMI (Combined Abciximab RE-teplase Stent Study in Acute Myocardial Infarction) Investigators.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2008 Jan 1;71(1):51-7. PMID: 18098182
Novel paclitaxel-eluting, biodegradable polymer coated stent in the treatment of de novo coronary lesions: a prospective multicenter registry
Buszman P, Trznadel S, Milewski K, Rzeźniczak J, Przewłocki T, Kośmider M, Wójcik J, Janczak J, Zurakowski A, Kondys M, Król M, Kinasz L, Jaklik A,Rzeszutko Ł, Kałuza GL, Kiesz S, Gil R.