Selected Publications

Antman, E. M., J. Bax, R. A. Chazal, M. A. Creager, G. Filippatos, J. L. Halperin, S. Houser, J. Lindenfeld, F. J. Pinto, Vardas, M. N. Walsh, K. A. Williams, Sr. and J. L. Zamorano. “Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Heart Failure: An International Alignment.” J Am Coll Cardiol, (2016). view pubMed view doi [Impact factor: 17.759] (ePub)

Plácido, R., S. R. Martins, P. Canas da Silva, E. Infante de Oliveira, P. Campos, A. G. Almeida and F. J. Pinto. “St-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Attributable to Left Main Coronary Artery Compression.” Circulation 133, no. 18 (2016): 1828-9. view pubMed view doi [Impact factor:17.202]

Plácido, R., A. G. Almeida, P. Canas da Silva and F. Pinto. “Left Main Ostial Agenesis and Right Coronary Artery Occlusion: The Importance of the ‘Vieussens’ Arterial Ring’.” Eur Heart J, (2016). view pubMed view doi [Impact factor: 15.064] (ePub)

Cowie M. Bax R. J., Bruining N., Cleland J. G., Koehler F., Malik M., Pinto F., van der Velde E., Vardas P. “E-Health: A Position Statement of the European Society of Cardiology” Eur Heart J, 37, no. 1 (2016): 63-66. view PubMed [Impact factor: 15.064]

Arena, R., M. Guazzi, L. Lianov, L. Whitsel, K. Berra, C. J. Lavie, L. Kaminsky, M. Williams, M. F. Hivert, N. Cherie Franklin, J. Myers, D. Dengel, D. M. Lloyd-Jones, F. J. Pinto, F. Cosentino, M. Halle, S. Gielen, P. Dendale, J. Niebauer, A. Pelliccia, P. Giannuzzi, U. Corra, M. F. Piepoli, G. Guthrie and D. Shurney. “Healthy Lifestyle Interventions to Combat Noncommunicable Disease-a Novel Nonhierarchical Connectivity Model for Key Stakeholders: A Policy Statement from the American Heart Association, European Society of Cardiology, European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, and American College of Preventive Medicine.” Eur Heart J, (2015). view PubMed [Impact factor: 15.064]

Pinto, F., A. G. Fraser, J. Kautzner, K. Kreutzer, S. Piat, M. Siebert, P. Vardas and S. Windecker. “Barriers to Cardiovascular Device Innovation in Europe.” Eur Heart J, (2015). view PubMed [Impact factor: 15.064]

Pinto, F. J. “Integrity and the European Society of Cardiology-Reply.” Lancet 385, no. 9974 (2015): 1182. view PubMed [Impact factor: 44.002]

Jorge, C., P. Canas da Silva, N. Lousada and F. J. Pinto. “Effort Syncope and Pencil-Point Left Main Coronary Artery: Cause or Unsual Finding?” Eur Heart J, (2015). view PubMed [Impact factor: 15.064]

Lima da Silva, G., F. J. Pinto and A. G. Almeida. “Invasive Cardiac Aspergillosis Presenting as Complete Heart Block in a Patient with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.” Eur Heart J, (2015). view PubMed [Impact factor: 15.064]

Caldeira, D., J. Costa, J. J. Ferreira, G. Y. Lip and F. J. Pinto. “Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants in the Cardioversion of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.” Clin Res Cardiol, (2015). view PubMed [Impact factor: 4.324]

Popescu, B. A., A. Stefanidis, P. Nihoyannopoulos, K. F. Fox, S. Ray, N. Cardim, F. Rigo, L. P. Badano, A. G. Fraser, F. Pinto, J. L. Zamorano, G. Habib, G. Maurer and P. Lancellotti. “Updated Standards and Processes for Accreditation of Echocardiographic Laboratories from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging.” Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 15, no. 11 (2014): 1188-93. view PubMed [Impact factor: 4.293]

Alfonso, F., L. Gonçalves, F. Pinto, A. Timmis, H. Ector, G. Ambrosio and P. Vardas. “Fostering Diffusion of Scientific Contents of National Society Cardiovascular Journals: The New Esc Search Engine.” Heart 100, no. 6 (2014): 450-455. view PubMed [Impact factor: 5.693]

Caldeira, D., D. Cláudio, A. T. Santos, J. Costa, F. J. Pinto, J. J. Ferreira. “Efficacy and Safety of Low Molecular Weight Heparin in Patients with Mechanical Heart Valves: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.” J Thromb Haemost 12, no. 5 (2014): 650-9. view PubMed [Impact factor: 5.565]

Caldeira, D., M. Barra, A. T. Santos, D. de Abreu, Pinto FJ., J. J. Ferreira and J. Costa. “Risk of drug-induced liver injury with the new oral anticoagulants: systematic review and meta-analysis.” Heart 100, no. 7 (2014): 550-556. view PubMed [Impact factor: 5.693]

Pinto, FJ., I. Zimbarra Cabrita. “Prevention through Imaging: Current Knowledge and Perspectives.” Dialogues in Cardiovascular Medicine 18, no. 2 (2013). view link [Impact factor: n/a]

Pinto FJ. “Coronary Artery Disease: Variation in Ischaemic Heart Disease between EU Countries.” Nat Rev Cardiol 10, no. 10 (2013): 555-556. view PubMed [Impact factor: 10.533]

Pinto FJ. Ultrasound in cardiology – state-of-the-art. Chapter of Book “Ultrasound in clinical diagnosis – from pioneering developments in Lund to global application in medicine”, Editors: Bo Eklöf, Kjell Lindöstrm and Stig Persson, Oxford University Press 2012, pg 21-32. ISBN

Filardi PP, Pinto FJ. “Looking for Myocardial Viability after a Stich Trial: Not Enough to Close the Door.” J Nucl Med 53, no. 3 (2012): 349-352. view PubMed [Impact factor: 5.849]

Silva D, Cortez Dias N, Jorge C, Silva Marques J, Carrilho Ferreira P, Magalhães A, Martins SR, Gonçalves S, Canas da Silva P, Fiúza M, Nunes Diogo A, Pinto FJ. Cystatin C as a Prognostic Biomarker in ST Elevation Acute Myocardial Infarction. Am J Cardiol, 109, no.10: 1431-1438. 2012. view PubMed [Impact factor: 3.154]

Cortez Dias N, Almeida A, Pinto FJ. “Multimodality Cardiac Imaging – When Is Echo Not Enough”. In “Advanced approaches in Echocardiography” Series Editor Catherine Otto, Elsevier 2011, Chapter 12, pg.199-246. ISBN

Senior R, Cortez Dias N, Pinto FJ. Assessment of viability. The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Imaging. 2009, Chapter 16, J.L. Zamorano et al, 323:339. ISBN

Sousa P, Pinto FJ. Risk adjustment model in health outcomes evaluation: a contribution to strengthen assessment towards quality improvement in interventional cardiology. Int J Qual Health C. 2008; 20: 324-330. view PubMed [Impact factor: 1.756]

Nihoyannopoulos P, Fox KF, Fraser AG, Pinto FJ. EAE Laboratory standards and Accreditation, Eur J Echocardiogr 2007, 8: 80-87.view PubMed [Impact factor: 2.394]

Pinto FJ. Stress echocardiography: refining the diagnosis of coronary artery disease. J Cardiovasc Med 2006 Jul; 7 (7):470-1. view PubMed [Impact factor 1.658]

Rickenbacher PR, Pinto FJ, Lewis NP, Hunt SA, Alderman EL, Schroeder JS, Stinson EB, Brown BW, Valantine HA. Prognostic importance of intimal thickness as measured by intracoronary ultrasound after cardiac transplantation. Circulation 1995; 92:3445-3452. view PubMed [Impact factor: 17.202]

Pinto FJ, Chenzbraun A, St.Goar FG, Botas J, Oesterle SN, Alderman EL, Schroeder JS, Valantine HA, Popp RL. Feasibility of Serial Intracoronary Ultrasound Imaging for Assessment of Progression of Intimal Proliferation in Cardiac Transplant Recipients. Circulation 1994; 90:2348-2355. view PubMed [Impact factor: 17.202]

Pinto FJ, St.Goar FG, Fischell TA, Stadius ML, Valantine HA, Alderman EL, Popp RL. Nitroglycerin-Induced Coronary Vasodilation in Cardiac Transplant Recipients: Evaluation with In Vivo Intracoronary Ultrasound. Circulation 1992; 85:69-77. view PubMed [Impact factor: 17.202]

Impact Factor according to the 2015 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2016)


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