4.7(top 3%)
Impact Factor
5.5(top 3%)
extended IF
243(top 1%)
H-Index
4,440
authors
26,771
papers
768,785
citations
11,168
citing journals
110,038
citing authors

Most Cited Articles of American Heart Journal in 1996

TitleYearCitations
Secular trends in the prevalence of atrial fibrillation: The Framingham Study1996327
Assessment of mitral annular dynamics during diastole by Doppler tissue imaging: comparison with mitral Doppler inflow in subjects without heart disease and in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy1996248
Myocardial wall velocity assessment by pulsed Doppler tissue imaging: characteristic findings in normal subjects1996208
Color-coded measures of myocardial velocity throughout the cardiac cycle by tissue Doppler imaging to quantify regional left ventricular function1996196
Improved detection of cardiac contusion with cardiac troponin I1996176
Increased malondialdehyde in peripheral blood of patients with congestive heart failure1996174
Effects of cardiac rehabilitation and exercise training programs on depression in patients after major coronary events1996173
Quality of life and outcomes after radiofrequency His-bundle catheter ablation and permanent pacemaker implantation: impact of treatment in paroxysmal and established atrial fibrillation1996171
Alterations in circulating intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and L-selectin: further evidence for chronic inflammation in ischemic heart disease1996158
Patent foramen ovale: association between the degree of shunt by contrast transesophageal echocardiography and the risk of future ischemic neurologic events1996147
Increased plasma adrenomedullin in acute myocardial infarction1996145
Thrombolytic enhancement with perfluorocarbon-exposed sonicated dextrose albumin microbubbles1996141
Impaired endothelial function with essential hypertension assessed by ultrasonography1996137
Idiopathic right ventricular outflow tract tachycardia: narrowing the anatomic location for successful ablation1996136
Atherosclerosis: risk factors and the vascular endothelium1996136
Electrocardiographic abnormalities in patients receiving hemodialysis1996129
Quantitative Doppler tissue imaging for assessment of regional myocardial velocities during transient ischemia and reperfusion1996127
Dose-response relation between terfenadine (Seldane) and the QTc interval on the scalar electrocardiogram: distinguishing a drug effect from spontaneous variability1996125
Detection of coronary calcification with electron-beam computed tomography: evaluation of interexamination reproducibility and comparison of three image-acquisition protocols1996121
Circadian, day-of-week, and seasonal variability in myocardial infarction: comparison between working and retired patients1996121
Adverse effects of enalapril in the Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction (SOLVD). SOLVD Investigators1996119
Morphometric analysis in three-dimensional intracoronary ultrasound: an in vitro and in vivo study performed with a novel system for the contour detection of lumen and plaque1996117
Risk of catheter-related emboli in patients with atherosclerotic debris in the thoracic aorta1996110
In vivo detection of Trypanosoma cruzi antigens in hearts of patients with chronic Chagas' heart disease1996110
Efficacy and risks of medical therapy for supraventricular tachycardia in neonates and infants1996106