2.9(top 5%)
Impact Factor
3.3(top 5%)
extended IF
292(top 1%)
H-Index
8,886
authors
44,973
papers
1,373,766
citations
12,312
citing journals
145,033
citing authors

Most Cited Articles of American Journal of Cardiology in 1998

TitleYearCitations
Prevalence, incidence, prognosis, and predisposing conditions for atrial fibrillation: population-based estimates19981.5K
Comparative dose efficacy study of atorvastatin versus simvastatin, pravastatin, lovastatin, and fluvastatin in patients with hypercholesterolemia (the CURVES study)1998846
Hypertriglyceridemia as a cardiovascular risk factor1998757
Changing the treatment paradigm for coronary artery disease1998662
Comparison of factors associated with 30-day mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with versus without diabetes mellitus. Israeli Coronary Artery Bypass (ISCAB) Study Consortium1998602
Value of a Doppler-derived index combining systolic and diastolic time intervals in predicting outcome in primary pulmonary hypertension1998395
Hypertriglyceridemia, atherogenic dyslipidemia, and the metabolic syndrome1998371
Effect of simvastatin on ischemic signs and symptoms in the Scandinavian simvastatin survival study (4S)1998366
Endothelium-dependent flow-mediated vasodilation in coronary and brachial arteries in suspected coronary artery disease1998345
Triglyceride as a risk factor for coronary artery disease1998310
Prognostic value of a Doppler index combining systolic and diastolic performance in idiopathic-dilated cardiomyopathy1998305
Comparison of statins in hypertriglyceridemia1998269
Low-density lipoproteins and risk for coronary artery disease1998266
Long-term efficacy of low-density lipoprotein apheresis on coronary heart disease in familial hypercholesterolemia. Hokuriku-FH-LDL-Apheresis Study Group1998230
Pacemaker infective endocarditis1998217
Changes in aortic distensibility and pulse wave velocity assessed with magnetic resonance imaging following beta-blocker therapy in the Marfan syndrome1998213
Determinants of atherosclerosis in the young. Pathobiological Determinants of Atherosclerosis in Youth (PDAY) Research Group1998208
Diet, lifestyle, and the etiology of coronary artery disease: the Cornell China study1998206
Effect of endurance exercise training on heart rate variability at rest in healthy young and older men1998204
Contraction and relaxation velocities of the normal left ventricle using pulsed-wave tissue Doppler echocardiography1998198
Efficacy and safety of an extended-release niacin (Niaspan): a long-term study1998191
Torsades de Pointes associated with intravenous haloperidol in critically ill patients1998190
Frequency analysis of human atrial fibrillation using the surface electrocardiogram and its response to ibutilide1998187
Relation between ST-segment changes and myocardial perfusion evaluated by myocardial contrast echocardiography in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with direct angioplasty1998186
Pathobiologic responses to stenting1998181