Ascending to descending aortic prosthesis with reimplantation of brachiocephalic vessels in aneurysm of the arch and descending aorta for hypoplasia of the arch and coarctation of the aorta

B.M. Todurov, O.V. Zelenchuk, S.M. Sudakevych, A.Yu. Shkandala, N.S. Gnoyanko

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Potential impact of coronaviruses upon cardiovascular system under COVID-19 pandemic

L.O. Tkachenko, O.A. Yepanchintseva, B.M. Todurov

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The prognostic role of vasculoendothelial growth factor A in patients with ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction during 6-months follow-up period

N.P. Kopytsya, I.M. Кutya, I.V. Rodionova, Ya.V. Hilova

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U.P. Chernyaha-Royko, N.S. Pavlyk, M.S. Sorokivskyy, A.V. Aker, O.J. Zharinov

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The first experience of the usage of leadless pacemaker in Ukraine

O.M. Grytsay, Ya.V. Skybchyk, E.V. Zhytynskyi, V.O. Kuts, O.J. Zharinov

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The complexity of the differential diagnosis of heart tumors and pericarditis

 R.M. Vitovskyi, V.V. Isaienko, E.V. Aksyonov, I.G. Yakovenko, M.A. Tregubova, O.A. Mazur

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I.V. Shklianka, O.A. Yepanchintseva, O.J. Zharinov

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