4.6(top 3%)
Impact Factor
5.3(top 3%)
extended IF
466(top 1%)
H-Index
8,402
authors
42,414
papers
1,994,320
citations
13,266
citing journals
222,815
citing authors

Most Cited Articles of Journal of the American College of Cardiology in 1998

TitleYearCitations
New Doppler echocardiographic applications for the study of diastolic function1998804
ACC/AHA guidelines for the management of patients with valvular heart disease. A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association. Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Management of Patients with Valvular Heart Disease)1998734
Atrial fibrillation is associated with an increased risk for mortality and heart failure progression in patients with asymptomatic and symptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction: a retrospective analysis of the SOLVD trials. Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction1998733
Arterial calcification and not lumen stenosis is highly correlated with atherosclerotic plaque burden in humans: a histologic study of 723 coronary artery segments using nondecalcifying methodology1998666
Increased left ventricular mass and hypertrophy are associated with increased risk for sudden death1998617
C-reactive protein is a potent predictor of mortality independently of and in combination with troponin T in acute coronary syndromes: a TIMI 11A substudy. Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction1998611
Twenty-four hour time domain heart rate variability and heart rate: relations to age and gender over nine decades1998607
Autoimmune-associated congenital heart block: demographics, mortality, morbidity and recurrence rates obtained from a national neonatal lupus registry1998549
In-stent restenosis: contributions of inflammatory responses and arterial injury to neointimal hyperplasia1998546
Right ventricular ejection fraction is an independent predictor of survival in patients with moderate heart failure1998517
Peripheral blood levels of matrix metalloproteases-2 and -9 are elevated in patients with acute coronary syndromes1998500
Outcome of pulmonary vascular disease in pregnancy: a systematic overview from 1978 through 19961998456
Increased oxidative stress in patients with congestive heart failure1998448
Frequency of 22q11 deletions in patients with conotruncal defects1998442
Transesophageal echocardiographic correlates of clinical risk of thromboembolism in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation III Investigators1998433
Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm1998424
A population-based prospective evaluation of risk of sudden cardiac death after operation for common congenital heart defects1998419
Acute hemodynamic effects of biventricular DDD pacing in patients with end-stage heart failure1998418
ACC/AHA guidelines for implantation of cardiac pacemakers and antiarrhythmia devices: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Pacemaker Implantation)1998403
Plasma brain natriuretic peptide levels increase in proportion to the extent of right ventricular dysfunction in pulmonary hypertension1998401
Interleukin-6 spillover in the peripheral circulation increases with the severity of heart failure, and the high plasma level of interleukin-6 is an important prognostic predictor in patients with congestive heart failure1998395
Diabetes mellitus and the clinical and angiographic outcome after coronary stent placement1998384
Seasonal distribution of acute myocardial infarction in the second National Registry of Myocardial Infarction1998370
The influence of diabetes mellitus on acute and late clinical outcomes following coronary stent implantation1998357
Coupled systolic-ventricular and vascular stiffening with age: implications for pressure regulation and cardiac reserve in the elderly1998354