Biomedical Research Foundation Academy Of AthensAcademy Of Athens
Scientific Personnel

Dennis Dennis Cokkinos, MD, PhD
Affiliated Investigator

Telephone : +30 210 6597 181
Fax : +30 210 6597545
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Center :

Clinical, Experimental Surgery & Translational Research

Selected Publications

Benefits of combined aerobic/resistance/inspiratory training in patients with chronic heart failure. A complete exercise model? A prospective randomised study. Laoutaris ID, Adamopoulos S, Manginas A, Panagiotakos DB, Kallistratos MS, Doulaptsis C, Kouloubinis A, Voudris V, Pavlides G, Cokkinos DV, Dritsas A. Int J Cardiol. 2012 May 31. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22658571

Copeptin in Mitral Balloon Valvuloplasty: A New Approach in Valvular Interventions?
Cokkinos DV, Belogianneas C. Cardiology. 2012;121(3):194-196. Epub 2012 Apr 12.
PMID: 22508404 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Prognostic Value of NT-proBNP at Rest and Peak Exercise in Patients With Impaired Left Ventricular Function. Kallistratos MS, Pavlidis AN, Chamodraka ES, Varounis C, Dritsas A, Laoutaris ID, Manolis AJ, Cokkinos DV.
Angiology. 2012 Jan 20. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22156406
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Dose-dependent effects of thyroid hormone on post-ischemic cardiac performance: potential involvement of Akt and ERK signalings. Mourouzis I, Mantzouratou P, Galanopoulos G, Kostakou E, Roukounakis N, Kokkinos AD, Cokkinos DV, Pantos C. Mol Cell Biochem. 2012 Apr;363(1-2):235-43. Epub 2011 Dec 2. PMID: 22134702 [PubMed - in process]

[Type 1 diabetes impairs compensatory response after myocardial infarction; role of tissue hypothyroidism and effects of thyroid hormone administration]. Cokkinos DV, Pantos C.
Bull Acad Natl Med. 2011 Jan;195(1):151-64; discussion 164-5. French. PMID: 22039709 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The role of NT-proBNP in explaining the variance in anaerobic threshold and VE/VCO(2) slope.
Athanasopoulos LV, Dritsas A, Doll HA, Cokkinos DV. J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev. 2011 Sep-Oct;31(5):316-21.
PMID: 21908983 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The predictive value and evolution of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide levels following transcutaneous aortic valve implantation. Spargias K, Polymeros S, Dimopoulos A, Manginas A, Pavlides G, Balanika M, Smirli A, Stavridis G, Dangas G, Cokkinos DV. J Interv Cardiol. 2011 Oct;24(5):462-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8183.2011.00654.x. Epub 2011 Sep 2.PMID: 21883470
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Thyroid hormone and recovery of cardiac function in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a strong association? Lymvaios I, Mourouzis I, Cokkinos DV, Dimopoulos MA, Toumanidis ST, Pantos C. Eur J Endocrinol. 2011 Jul;165(1):107-14. Epub 2011 Apr 13.
PMID: 21490121 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Prediction of left ventricular remodelling by radionuclide imaging.
Anagnostopoulos CD, Cokkinos DV. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2011 Jun;38(6):1120-3. No abstract available. PMID: 21479727 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Acute T3 treatment protects the heart against ischemia-reperfusion injury via TRα1 receptor.
Pantos C, Mourouzis I, Saranteas T, Brozou V, Galanopoulos G, Kostopanagiotou G, Cokkinos DV. Mol Cell Biochem. 2011 Jul;353(1-2):235-41. Epub 2011 Mar 26.PMID: 21442236 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Long-term results after drug-eluting stent implantation in diabetic patients according to diabetic treatment. Voudris V, Karyofillis P, Thomopoulou S, Doulaptsis C, Manginas A, Pavlides G, Cokkinos DV. Hellenic J Cardiol. 2011 Jan-Feb;52(1):15-22. PMID: 21292603 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Prognostic significance of blood pressure response to exercise in patients with systolic heart failure. Kallistratos MS, Poulimenos LE, Pavlidis AN, Dritsas A, Laoutaris ID, Manolis AJ, Cokkinos DV. Heart Vessels. 2012 Jan;27(1):46-52. Epub 2011 Jan 26. PMID: 21267578 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


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