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    • Rossel, Víctor; Díaz-Toro, Felipe; Verdejo, Hugo; Concepción, Roberto; Sepúlveda, Luis; Castro, Pablo; Vukasovic, José Luis; Bernales, Angie; Bernales, Angie (Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2017)
      © 2017, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All rights reserved. Background: Galectin-3 (Gal-3) is a mediator of myocardial fibrosis involved in cardiac remodeling and a potential new prognosis marker in heart failure (HF). Aim: ...
    • Rossel Mariangel, Víctor Alejandro; Díaz Toro, Felipe; Verdejo, Hugo; Concepcion, Roberto; Sepúlveda Jaqui, Luis; Castro, Pablo; Vukasovic, José Luis; Bernales, Angie (Sociedad Médica Santiago, 2017)
      Galectin-3 (Gal-3) is a mediator of myocardial fibrosis involved in cardiac remodeling and a potential new prognosis marker in heart failure (HF). Aim: To measure Gal-3 at the moment of discharge in patients hospitalized ...
    • Troncoso Cotal, Rodrigo; Moraga, Francisco; Chiong Lay, Mario; Roldán, Juan; Bravo, Roberto; Valenzuela, Rodrigo; Díaz Araya, Guillermo; Del Campo, Andrea; Sanhueza, Carlos; Rodriguez, Andrea; Vukasovic, José Luis; Mellado, Rosemarie; Greig, Douglas; Castro, Pablo F.; Lavandero González, Sergio (2009)
      We investigated the clinical response of chronic heart failure patients with β2-adrenergic receptor Gln27→Glu polymorphism treated for 6 months with carvedilol, a α/β-antagonist with antioxidant properties. The 6-min. walk ...
    • Castro, Pablo; Gabrielli, Luigi; Verdejo, Hugo; Greig, Douglas; Mellado, Rosemarie; Concepción, Roberto; Sepulveda, Luis; Vukasovic, José Luis; García Nannig, Lorena; Pizarro, Marcela; Pivet, Deisy; Carrillo, Constanza; Tapia, Fabiola; Navarro, Mario; Troncoso, Rodrigo; Baraon (2010)
      It is unknown why heart failure progresses even when patients are treated with the best therapy available. Evidences suggest that heart failure progression is due to loss of neurohumoral blockade in advanced stages of the ...
    • Castro, Pablo; Verdejo, Hugo; Altamirano, Rodrigo; Downey, Patricio; Vukasovic, José Luis; Sepúlveda Jaqui, Luis; Lanas, Fernando; Bilbao, Paola; Pacheco, Ricardo; Rossel, Víctor (Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2013)
      Background: Acute deterioration of kidney function among patients admitted to the hospital for cardiac failure is associated with an increased mortality. Aim: To investigate the association between deterioration of kidney ...
    • Greig, Douglas; Castro, Pablo; Gabrielli, Luigi; Miranda, Rodrigo; Verdejo, Hugo; Alcaíno Gálvez, Hernán Alejandro; Bustos, Carlos; Chiong Lay, Mario; Godoy, Iván; Mellado, Rosemarie; García Nannig, Lorena; Salas, Daniela; Vivar, Raúl; Vukasovic, José Luis; Concepción, Roberto; Díaz Araya, Guillermo (2008)
      Background: In chronic heart failure (CHF), endothelial dysfunction (ED) is a consequence of an imbalance of vascular tone regulating substances. The relationship between ED and inflammation has not been fully investigated. ...
    • Moraga, Francisco; Troncoso, Rodrigo; Mellado, Rosemarie; Díaz Araya, Guillermo; Vukasovic, José Luis; Greig, Douglas; Pérez, Osvaldo; García Nannig, Lorena; Roldán, Juan; Ocaranza, María Paz; Jalil Milad, Jorge; Chiong Lay, Mario; Castro, Pablo (2008)
      Background: ß adrenergic receptors (AR) are highly polymorphic and important regulators of cardiovascular homeostasis. Among these, ß1 and ß2 AR regulate cardiac contractility and frequency and are important pharmacological ...