Publications – 2008

Heart disease in Soweto: facing a triple threat

2008 - White HD, Dalby AJ.
  • The Lancet; 371:876-7
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Spectrum of heart disease and risk factors in a black urban population in South Africa (the Heart of Soweto Study): a cohort study

2008 - Sliwa K, Wilkinson D, Hansen C, Ntyintyane L, Tibazarwa K, Becker A, Stewart S.
  • The Lancet; 371: 915–22.
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A time bomb of cardiovascular risk factors in South Africa

2008 - Tibazarwa K, Ntyintyane L, Sliwa K, Gerntholtz T, Carrington M, Wilkinson D, Stewart S.
  • International Journal of Cardiology
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Reversal of IFN-γ, oxLDLand prolactin serum levels correlate with clinical improvement in patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy

2008 - Forster O, Hilfiker-Kleiner D, Ansari A, J. Bruce Sundstrom JB, Libhaber E, Tshani W, Becker A, Yip A, Klein G, Sliwa K.
  • European Journal of Heart Failure
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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: Recent Insights in its Pathophysiology

2008 - Hilfiker-Kleiner D, Sliwa K, Drexler H.
  • TCM Vol. 18, No. 5
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Predominance of Heart Failure in the Heart of Soweto Study Cohort: Emerging Challenges for Urban African Communities

2008 - Stewart S, Wilkinson D, Hansen C, Vaghela V, Mvungi R, McMurray J and Sliwa K.
  • Circulation ;118;2360-2367
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Heart Failure in the Urban African Enclave of Soweto: A Case Study of Contemporary Epidemiological Transition in the Developing World

2008 - Albert M.
  • Circulation 118;2323-2325
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Reversal of IFN-γ, oxLDL and prolactin serum levels correlate with clinical improvement in patients

2008 - Forster O, Hilfiker-Kleinert D, Ansari A, Sundstrom B, Libhaber L; Tshani W; Becker A; Yip A ; Klein G, Sliwa K.
  • European Journal of Heart Failure,, available online: 10.1016/j.e.jheart/2008.07.005
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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: Recent Insights in its Pathophysiology

2008 - Hilfiker-Kleinert D, Sliwa K, Drexler H.
  • Trends Cardiovascu Med;18:173-179
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Management of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

2008 - Sliwa K, Tibazarwa H, Hilfiker-Kleiner D.
  • Curr Heart Fail Rep.5 (4):238-44
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