Spausdinti

Laboratory of Clinical Cardiology

 

Laboratory of Clinical Cardiology

Head of Laboratory
Prof.  Dr. Šarūnas Kinduris
Phone: +370 37 326335
E-mail: sarunas.kinduris@lsmuni.lt

Main activities of laboratory:

1. Evaluation of perioperative period prognostic factors that influence treatment outcome for cardiovascular patients.

2. Selection of treatment strategy in patients with multivessel coronary artery disease after primary percutaneous coronary intervention: importance of follow-up results

3.. Evaluation of significance of myocardial deformation parameters for detection of myocardial fibrosis in valvular heart disease

4. Depression correction relation to heart rate variability parameters (at rest  and at psychological/mathematical stress test) in cardiac surgery patients

5. Experimental study of the effect of ultrasonic (cavitation) energies on function of isolated vascular fragments by using different configurations and power waveguides.

Personnel:

 Jolanta Justina  Vaškelytė,  Head researcher

 Ramūnas Navickas, Head researcher

 Rimantas Benetis Head researcher

 Jonė Venclovienė dr., Senior researcher

 Margarita Beresnevaitė dr., Researcher

 Vytautas Grižas dr., Researcher

 Jūratė Janėnaitė dr., Researcher

 Vida Tumynienė,  Laboratory assistant

 Edmundas Širvinskas, Head researcher

 Judita Andrejaitienė dr. Researcher

 Laima Ralienė dr.,Researcher

 Milda Švagždienė dr., Researcher

 Vincentas Veikutis dr., Head researcher

 Stefanija Bartusevičienė, Senior technician

 Nijolė Augustinavičienė, Laboratory assistant

 Neringa Eimutienė, Laboratory assistant

 Čiuželis Tomas, Senior technician

Projects

  1. Improvement of perioperative clinical decisions  for patients with ischemic heart disease and valve pathology. (2011-2013 ).
  2. Depression correction relation to heart rate variability parameters (at rest  and at psychological/mathematical stress test) in cardiac surgery patients. (2008-2013).
  3. Selection of optimal treatment strategy and prognosis afterprimary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel coronay artery disease. (2010-2013).
  4. Experimental study of the effect of ultrasonic (cavitation) energies on function of isolated vascular fragments by using different configurations and power waveguides. (2013-2015).
  5. 'Evaluation of perioperative period prognostic factors that influence treatment outcome for cardiovascular patients. (2014 -2018 ). 

Other projects

  1. Impact of complete myocardial revascularizationon outcomes of myocardial infarction patients. (2011-2013 ).
  2. Evaluation of significance of myocardial deformation parameters for detection of myocardial fibrosis in valvular heart disease (2013-03-01-2015-06-30).
  3. Application of cerebrovascular autoregulation monitoring method during cardiac surgery. (2014-04-01 – 2016-12-31).
  4. Experimental-clinical study of vascular recanalization and functional repair of cavitation streams generated by ultrasound systems. 2015.07.01 - 2018.03.31.

Main Publications (2018-2013): 

2018  - 2017

  1. Alterations of conjunctival glycocalyx and microcirculation in non-septic critically ill patients / Andrius Pranskunas, Tomas Tamosuitis, Neringa Balciuniene, Diana Damanskyte, Edvin Sneider, Astra Vitkauskiene, Edmundas Sirvinskas, Vidas Pilvinis, E. Christiaan Boerma // Microvascular research. San Diego: Elsevier. ISSN 0026-2862. 2018, vol. 118, p. 44-48. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Biological Abstracts; Scopus; 0.192. Internet access:
  2. Design and the main parameters of tube-shaped ultrasound wave guide wire / Algimantas Bubulis, Vladimir Minchenia, Vincentas Veikutis, Jonas Navickas, Vytautas Bakanauskas, Paulius Palevičius // Journal of vibroengineering : JVE. Kaunas: JVE International Ltd. ISSN 1392-8716. 2017, vol. 19, iss. 2, p. 1383‑1392. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); Computers & Applied Sciences Complete; INSPEC; Scopus; Academic Search Complete; 0.289.  Internet access:
  3. Balance asymmetry properties evaluation for people who are more and less likely to suffer from trauma / Kęstutis Radžiūnas, Margarita Radžiūnienė, Tomas Čiuželis, Alfonsas Vainoras, Jonas Poderys // Journal of vibroengineering : JVE. Kaunas: JVE International Ltd. ISSN 1392-8716. 2017, vol. 19, iss. 7, p. 5540-5551.  Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); Scopus; 0.8.  Internet access:
  4. Left atrial mechanics in patients with acute STEMI and secondary mitral regurgitation: A prospective pilot CMR feature tracking study / Tomas Lapinskas, Paulius Bučius, Laura Urbonaitė, Agnieta Stabinskaitė, Živilė Valuckienė, Lina Jankauskaitė, Rimantas Benetis, Remigijus Žaliūnas // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. ISSN 1010-660X. 2017, vol. 53, no. 1, p. 11-18. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.217.   Internet access
  5. Two-dimensional speckle-tracking echocardiography for evaluation of dilative ascending aorta biomechanics / Monika Bieseviciene, Jolanta Justina Vaskelyte, Vaida Mizariene, Rasa Karaliute, Vaiva Lesauskaite, Raimonda Verseckaite // BMC cardiovascular disorders. London: BioMed Central. (Research article). ISSN 1471-2261. 2017, vol. 17, no. 1, p. 1-11. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.471.  Internet access :
  6. Spectral characteristics of voltage-sensitive indocyanine green fluorescence in the heart / Regina Mačianskienė, Mantė Almanaitytė, Rimantas Treinys, Antanas Navalinskas, Rimantas Benetis, Jonas Jurevičius // Scientific reports. London: Nature Publishing Group. ISSN 2045-2322. 2017, vol. 7, no. 1, p. 1-12. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; DOAJ; 1.  Internet access:

2016 

  1. Thermography based inflammation monitoring of udder state in dairy cows: sensitivity and diagnostic priorities comparing with routine California mastitis test / Ina Pampariene, Vincentas Veikutis, Vaidas Oberauskas, Judita Zymantiene, Rasa Zelvyte, Arunas Stankevicius, Dalia Marciulionyte, Paulius Palevicius // Journal of vibroengineering : JVE. Kaunas: JVE International Ltd. (Oscillations in biomedical engineering). ISSN 1392-8716. 2016, vol. 18, iss. 1, p. 511-521. [Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); COMPENDEX; EBSCO; INSPEC; Scopus; VINITI; 0.25. Internet access:
  2. Signal intensity dynamics of malignant lymphoma in diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging compared to positron emission tomography / Rytis Bliūdžius, Laima Dobrovolskienė, Algidas Basevičius, Vincentas Veikutis, Matas Juškevičius, Vaidas Oberauskas // Journal of vibroengineering : JVE. Kaunas: JVE International Ltd. ISSN 1392-8716. 2016, vol. 18, iss. 3, p. 1905‑1911. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); COMPENDEX; EBSCO; INSPEC; Scopus; VINITI; 0.289. Internet access:
  3. Comparison of results of endovascular stenting and bypass grafting for TransAtlantic Inter-Society (TASC II) type B, C and D iliac occlusive disease / Rimantas Benetis, Zana Kavaliauskiene, Aleksandras Antusevas, Rytis Stasys Kaupas, Donatas Inciura, Sarunas Kinduris // Archives of medical science : AMS. Poznań: Termedia Publishing House. (Clinical research). ISSN 1734-1922. 2016, vol. 12 no. 2, p. 353-359. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); CAB Abstracts; Scopus; IndexCopernicus; DOAJ; 0.471.  Internet access:
  4. Dobutamine-stress echocardiography speckle tracking imaging in the assessment of hemodynamic significance of coronary artery stenosis in patients with moderate and high probability of coronary artery disease / Eglė Rumbinaitė, Diana Žaliaduonytė-Pekšienė, Mindaugas Vieželis, Indrė Čeponienė, Tomas Lapinskas, Rūta Žvirblytė, Jonė Venclovienė, Kristina Morkūnaitė, Augustinas Bielinis, Rimvydas Šlapikas, Jolanta Justina Vaškelytė // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. (Original research article). ISSN 1010-660X. 2016, vol. 52, no. 6, p. 331-339. [Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.386.  Internet access:
  5. Tracking restoration of park and urban street settings in coronary artery disease patients / Regina Grazuleviciene, Jone Vencloviene, Raimondas Kubilius, Vytautas Grizas, Asta Danileviciute, Audrius Dedele, Sandra Andrusaityte, Astra Vitkauskiene, Rasa Steponaviciute, Mark J. Nieuwenhuijsen // International journal of environmental research and public health. Basel: MDPI. ISSN 1660-4601. 2016, vol. 13, no. 6, p. 1-9. [Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.2.  Internet access:
  6. Investigation of vitamin D-binding protein polymorphism impact on coronary artery disease and relationship with longevity: own data and a review / Donatas Stakisaitis, Vita Lesauskaitė, Milda Girdauskaitė, Ernestas Janulionis, Albertas Ulys, Rimantas Benetis // International journal of endocrinology. Cairo: Hindawi Publishing Corporation. (Research article). ISSN 1687-8337. 2016, vol. 2016, p. 1-7. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; DOAJ; 0.333. Internet access 
  7. Successfully treated severe obstetric sepsis and acute respiratory distress syndrome with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation / Rimantas Benetis, Ruta Nadisauskiene, Edmundas Sirvinskas, Tadas Lenkutis, Adakrius Siudikas, Vytaute Kadusauskaitė, Dalia Railaitė, Arturas Sukovas, Vytautas Abraitis // Perfusion. London: SAGE Publications. (Case report). ISSN 0267-6591. 2016, vol. 31, no. 4, p. 343-346. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Academic Search Premier; Biological Abstracts; Biological Abstracts Family of Products; BIOSIS database; BIOSIS Previews; Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature CINAHL; Health Economics Evaluations Database (HEED); ISI Discovery Agent; Scopus; 0.314. Internet access: 
  8. Impact of a cognitive behavioral intervention on health-related quality of life and general heart rate variability in patients following cardiac surgery: an effectiveness study / Margarita Beresnevaitė, Rimantas Benetis, Graeme J. Taylor, Svetlana Rašinskienė, Albinas Stankus, Sarunas Kinduris // Psychosomatics. Oxford, UK: Elsevier. (Original research reports). ISSN 0033-3182. 2016, vol. 57, no. 6, p. 605-615. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; PsycINFO; EMBASE; Scopus; 1.118.  Internet access
  9. Voltage-sensitive fluorescence of indocyanine green in the heart / Irma Martišienė, Regina Mačianskienė, Rimantas Treinys, Antanas Navalinskas, Mantė Almanaitytė, Dainius Karčiauskas, Audrius Kučinskas, Ramunė Grigalevičiūtė, Vilma Zigmantaitė, Rimantas Benetis, Jonas Jurevičius // Biophysical journal. Cambridge, MA: Cell Press. ISSN 0006-3495. 2016, vol. 110, no. 3, p. 723-732. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 1.102. Internet access:
  10. Reverberation of excitation in neuronal networks interconnected through voltage-gated gap junction channels / Kestutis Maciunas, Mindaugas Snipas, Nerijus Paulauskas, Feliksas F. Bukauskas // Journal of general physiology. New York: Rockefeller University Press. (Research article). ISSN 0022-1295. 2016, vol. 147, iss. 3, p. 273-288. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; BIOSIS Previews; 1.5.  Internet access:
  11. Stochastic model of gap junctions exhibiting rectification and multiple closed states of slow gates / Mindaugas Snipas, Tadas Kraujalis, Nerijus Paulauskas, Kestutis Maciunas, Feliksas F. Bukauskas // Biophysical journal. Cambridge, MA: Cell Press. ISSN 0006-3495. 2016, vol. 110, no. 6, p. 1322-1333. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 2.  Internet access:
  12. FGF-1 triggers pannexin-1 hemichannel opening in spinal astrocytes of rodents and promotes inflammatory responses in acute spinal cord slices / Juan Mauricio Garré, Guang Yang, Feliksas F. Bukauskas, Michael V. L. Bennett // Journal of neuroscience. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience. ISSN 0270-6474. 2016, vol. 36, no. 17, p. 4785-4801. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.559.  Internet access:
  13. Early and late diastolic strain rate vs global longitudinal strain at rest and during dobutamine stress for the assessment of significant coronary artery stenosis in patients with a moderate and high probability of coronary artery disease / Egle Rumbinaite, Diana Zaliaduonyte-Peksiene, Tomas Lapinskas, Ruta Zvirblyte, Arnas Karuzas, Ieva Jonauskiene, Mindaugas Viezelis, Indre Ceponiene, Olivija Gustiene, Rimvydas Slapikas, Jolanta Justina Vaskelyte // Echocardiography. Hoboken: Wiley. (Original investigation). ISSN 0742-2822. 2016, vol. 33, no. 10, p. 1512-1522. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.091.  Internet access :

2015 

  1. Artifacts in computer tomography imaging: how it can really affect diagnostic image quality and confuse clinical diagnosis? / Vincentas Veikutis, Tomas Budrys, Algidas Basevicius, Saulius Lukosevicius, Rymante Gleizniene, Ramunas Unikas, Darijus Skaudickas // Journal of vibroengineering : JVE. Kaunas: JVE International Ltd. (Oscillations in biomedical engineering). ISSN 1392-8716. 2015, vol. 17, iss. 2, p. 995‑1003.Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); COMPENDEX; INSPEC; Scopus; VINITI; 0.247. Internet access:
  2. IVUS-VH relation to the extent and composition of atherosclerotic plaque and clinical outcome prognosis / Kristina Morkunaite, Ramunas Unikas, Gediminas Jarusevicius, Gintare Sakalyte, Vincentas Veikutis, Mindaugas Viezelis, Algimantas Bubulis // Journal of vibroengineering : JVE. Kaunas: JVE International Ltd. (Oscillations in biomedical engineering). ISSN 1392-8716. 2015, vol. 17, iss. 6, p. 3279-3285. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); COMPENDEX; INSPEC; Scopus; VINITI; 0.247. Internet access:
  3. Impact of hypertension on postreperfusion left ventricular recovery in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel coronary artery disease / Edvardas Vaicekavičius, Donatas Vasiliauskas, Ramūnas Navickas, Irena Milvidaitė, Ramūnas Unikas, Jonė Venclovienė, Raimondas Kubilius // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. (Original research article). ISSN 1010-660X. 2015, vol. 51, no. 1, p. 38-45. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.808. Internet access:
  4. Correlation of magnesium deficiency with C-reactive protein in elective cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass for ischemic heart disease / Milda Švagždienė, Edmundas Širvinskas, Dalė Baranauskienė, Dalia Adukauskienė // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. (Original research article). ISSN 1010-660X. 2015, vol. 51, no. 2, p. 100-106. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.866.  Internet access:
  5. Left ventricular function by speckle-tracking echocardiography in patients with low-T3 syndrome and acute myocardial infarction / Edita Jankauskienė, Paulius Orda, Eglė Rumbinaitė, Diana Žaliaduonytė-Pekšienė, Rasa Steponavičiutė, Aurelija Krasauskienė, Jolanta Justina Vaškelytė, Robertas Bunevičius // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. (Original research article). ISSN 1010-660X. 2015, vol. 51, no. 4, p. 209-216. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.354. Internet access:
  6. Impact of left ventricular function on health-related quality of life in coronary artery disease patients / Margarita Staniūtė, Jolanta Vaškelytė, Eglė Rumbinaitė, Birutė Kaminskaitė, Sigita Samsanavičienė, Sigita Plungienė, Julija Brožaitienė, Robertas Bunevičius // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. (Original research article). ISSN 1010-660X. 2015, vol. 51, no. 4, p. 233-239. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.53.Internet access :
  7. Does treatment impact health outcomes for patients after acute coronary syndrome? / Jelena Umbrasienė, Giedrius Vanagas, Jon Venclovienė // International journal of environmental research and public health. Basel: MDPI. ISSN 1660-4601. 2015, vol. 12, no. 6, p. 6136-6147. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; EMBASE; Scopus; Global Health (CABI); 0.471. Internet access:
  8. Exogenous connexin43-expressing autologous skeletal myoblasts ameliorate mechanical function and electrical activity of the rabbit heart after experimental infarction / Antanavičiūtė I, Ereminienė E, Vysockas V, Račkauskas M, Skipskis V, Rysevaitė K, Treinys R, Benetis R, Jurevičius J, Skeberdis VA // International journal of experimental pathology. Oxford, OX: Blackwell Scientific Publications. (Original article). ISSN 0959-9673. 2015, vol. 96, no. 1, p. 42-53. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Index Veterinarius; CAB Abstracts® (CABI); 1.342. Internet access :
  9. FBN1 polymorphisms in patients with the dilatative pathology of the ascending thoracic aorta / Lesauskaite V, Sepetiene R, Jariene G, Patamsyte V, Zukovas G, Grabauskyte I, Stanioniene Z, Sirmenis R, Benetis R // European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery. Kidlington, Oxford, UK: Elsevier Science. ISSN 1010-7940. 2015, vol. 47, no. 4, p. e124-e130. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 1.556. Internet access:
  10. Effects of sevoflurane vs. propofol on mitochondrial functional activity after ischemia-reperfusion injury and the influence on clinical parameters in patients undergoing CABG surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass / Sirvinskas E, Kinderyte A, Trumbeckaite S, Lenkutis T, Raliene L, Giedraitis S, Macas A, Borutaite V // Perfusion. London: SAGE Publications. (Original paper). ISSN 0267-6591. 2015, vol. 30, no. 7, p. 590-595. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Academic Search Premier; Biological Abstracts; Biological Abstracts Family of Products; BIOSIS Previews; HEED: Health Economic Evaluations Database; Scopus; 0.433. Internet access :
  11. Evolution of action potential alternans in rabbit heart during acute regional ischemia / Martišienė I, Jurevičius J, Vosyliūtė R, Navalinskas A, Treinys R, Mačianskienė R, Benetis R, Matiukas A, Pertsov AM // BioMed research international. New York: Hindawi Publishing Corporation. (Research article). ISSN 2314-6133. 2015, vol. 2015, p. 1-12. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; 1.1. Internet access:
  12. Evaluation of excitation propagation in the rabbit heart: optical mapping and transmural microelectrode recordings / Regina Mačianskienė, Irma Martišienė, Antanas Navalinskas, Rūta Vosyliūtė, Rimantas Treinys, Birutė Vaidelytė, Rimantas Benetis, Jonas Jurevičius // PLoS One. San Francisco: Public Library of Science. (Research article). ISSN 1932-6203. 2015, vol. 10, no. 4, p. 1-18. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS); AGRICOLA; PyscINFO; Zoological Records; DOAJ; 0.875. Internet access:
  13. Blood plasma TGF- β1 concentration in sporadic dilatative pathology of ascending aorta: more questions than answers / Sepetiene R, Patamsyte V, Zukovas G, Jariene G, Stanioniene Z, Benetis R, Lesauskaite V // PloS One. San Francisco: Public Library of Science. (Research article). ISSN 1932-6203. 2015, vol. 10, no. 6, p. 1-7.Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; DOAJ; Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS); AGRICOLA; PyscINFO; Zoological Records; FSTA (Food Science and Technology Abstracts); GeoRef; 1.485. Internet access:
  14. The Effect of park and urban environments on coronary artery disease patients: A randomized trial / Grazuleviciene R, Vencloviene J, Kubilius R, Grizas V, Dedele A, Grazulevicius T, Ceponiene I, Tamuleviciute-Prasciene E, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Jones M, Gidlow C // BioMed research international. New York: Hindawi Publishing Corporation. (Clinical study). ISSN 2314-6133. 2015, vol. 2015, p. 1-9. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; 0.203. Internet access:
  15.  Association between fibrillin1 polymorphisms (rs2118181, rs10519177) and transforming growth factor β1 concentration in human plasma / Ramune Sepetiene, Vaiva Patamsyte, Giedrius Zukovas, Giedre Jariene, Zita Stanioniene, Rimantas Benetis, Abdonas Tamosiunas, Vaiva Lesauskaite // Molecular medicine. Manhasset, NY: Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. ISSN 1076-1551. 2015, vol. 21, p. 735-738. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 1.516. Internet access:

2014 

  1.  Association between obesity and high blood pressure among Lithuanian adolescents: a cross-sectional study/ Dulskiene V, Kuciene R, Medzioniene J, Benetis R // Italian journal of pediatrics. London: BioMed Central. ISSN 1720-8424. 2014, vol. 40, no. 1, p. 1-18. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; IndexCopernicus; 1. Internet access :
  2. Evaluation of complexity of induced necrosis zone shape by means of principal component analysis / Darijus Skaudickas, Vincentas Veikutis, Aleksandras Vitkus, Greta Peciulytė, Dalia Marciulionyte, Gintare Sakalyte, Algimantas Krisciukaitis, Gintautas Vaitiekaitis // Journal of vibroengineering : JVE. Kaunas: JVE International Ltd. ISSN 1392-8716. 2014, vol. 16, iss. 8, p. 4115-4124. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); COMPENDEX; EBSCO; INSPEC; Scopus; VINITI; 0.25.Internet access :
  3. The Effect of CYP2C9, VKORC1 and CYP4F2 polymorphism and of clinical factors on warfarin dosage during initiation and long-term treatment after heart valve surgery / Tatarunas V, Lesauskaite V, Veikutiene A, Grybauskas P, Jakuska P, Jankauskiene L, Bartuseviciute R, Benetis R // Journal of thrombosis and thrombolysis. [Dordrecht ; Norwell, MA]: Kluwer Academic Publishers. ISSN 0929-5305. 2014, vol. 37, no. 2, p. 177-185. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.707. Internet access:
  4. Factors affecting primary patency of stenting for TransAtlantic Inter-Society (TASC II) type B, C, and D iliac occlusive disease / Žana Kavaliauskienė, Rimantas Benetis, Donatas Inčiūra, Nerijus Aleksynas, Rytis Stasys Kaupas, Aleksandras Antuševas // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. (Original research article). ISSN 1010-660X. 2014, vol. 50, no. 5, p. 287-294. Prieiga per internetą: <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25488165>. [Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.236. Internet access: 
  5. Evaluation of left ventricular longitudinal function and synchrony after dual chamber pacemaker implantation / Kristina Baronaitė-Dūdonienė, Jolanta Vaškelytė, Aras Puodžiukynas, Vytautas Zabiela, Tomas Kazakevičius, Gintarė Šakalytė // Medicina. Wrocław: Elsevier. (Original research article). ISSN 1010-660X. 2014, vol. 50, no. 6, p. 340-344. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.236.  Internet access:
  6. Effectiveness of a new exercise program after lower limb arterial blood flow surgery in patients with peripheral arterial disease: a randomized clinical trial / Jakubsevičienė E, Vasiliauskas D, Velička L, Kubilius R, Milinavičienė E, Venclovienė J // International journal of environmental research and public health. Basel: MDPI. ISSN 1660-4601. 2014, vol. 11, no. 8, p. 7961-7976. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; DOAJ; Scopus; CAB Abstracts (CABI); Food Science and Technology Abstracts (IFIS); 1.118. Internet access
  7. Left ventricular remodelling after acute myocardial infarction: Impact of clinical, echocardiographic parameters and polymorphism of angiotensinogen gene / Zaliaduonyte-Peksiene D, Simonyte S, Lesauskaite V, Vaskelyte J, Gustiene O, Mizariene V, Jurkevicius R, Jariene G, Tamosiunas A, Zaliunas R // Journal of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system : JRAAS. London: SAGE Publications. ISSN 1470-3203. 2014, vol. 15, no. 3, p. 286-293. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.866. Internet access:
  8. Effects of intraoperative external head cooling on short-term cognitive function in patients after coronary artery bypass graft surgery / Sirvinskas E, Usas E, Mankute A, Raliene L, Jakuska P, Lenkutis T, Benetis R // Perfusion. London: SAGE Publications. (Original paper). ISSN 0267-6591. 2014, vol. 29, no. 2, p. 124-129. Prieiga per internetą: <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23878011>. [Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Academic Search Premier; Biological Abstracts; Biological Abstracts Family of Products; BIOSIS Previews; Health Economics Evaluations Database (HEED); Scopus; 0.958. Internet access:
  9. Distribution of adrenergic and cholinergic nerve fibres within intrinsic nerves at the level of the human heart hilum / Petraitiene V, Pauza DH, Benetis R // European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery. Kidlington, Oxford, UK: Elsevier Science. (Original article). ISSN 1010-7940. 2014, vol. 45, no. 6, p. 1097-1105. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.471. Internet access:
  10. Microcirculatory, mitochondrial, and histological changes following cerebral ischemia in swine / Suchadolskiene O, Pranskunas A, Baliutyte G, Veikutis V, Dambrauskas Z, Vaitkaitis D, Borutaite V // BMC neuroscience. London: BioMed Central. (Research article). ISSN 1471-2202. 2014, vol. 15, p. 1-9. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 0.286. Internet access:
  11. The Relationship of green space, depressive symptoms and perceived general health in urban population / Reklaitiene R, Grazuleviciene R, Dedele A, Virviciute D, Vensloviene J, Tamosiunas A, Baceviciene M, Luksiene D, Sapranaviciute-Zabazlajeva L, Radisauskas R, Bernotiene G, Bobak M, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ // Scandinavian journal of public health. London: Sage Publications. ISSN 1403-4948. 2014, vol. 42, no. 7, p. 669-676. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; 1.507. Internet access:
  12. The Effect of solar-geomagnetic activity during and after admission on survival in patients with acute coronary syndromes / Vencloviene J, Babarskiene R, Milvidaite I, Kubilius R, Stasionyte J // International journal of biometeorology. New York: Springer. ISSN 0020-7128. 2014, vol. 58, no. 6, p. 1295-1303. Prieiga per internetą: <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24018849>. [Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; Scopus; Astrophysics Data System (ADS); EBSCO; CSA; ProQuest; CAB International; Abstracts in Anthropology; AGRICOLA; ASFA; BIOSIS; Gale; Global Health; IndexCopernicus; VINITI; 0.693. Internet access :

2013 

  1. New mathematical model for examination of cervical cancer by using diffusion–weighted magnetic resonance imaging / Vaida Atstupenaite, Algidas Basevicius, Saulius Lukosevicius, Vincentas Veikutis, Daiva Vaitkiene, Arturas Inciura, Vidmantas Januskevicius, Dinas Vaitkaitis // Journal of vibroengineering. Vilnius: Vibromechanika. ISSN 1392-8716. 2013, vol. 15, iss. 2, p. 675-683. [Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); Academic Search Complete; Central & Eastern European Academic Source; Computers & Applied Sciences Complete; Current Abstracts; INSPEC; Scopus; TOC Premier; VINITI; 0.217. Internet access:
  2. Surgical treatment of ventricular septal defect following myocardial infarction: a case report / Eglė Ereminienė, Rūta Jurgaitienė, Rimantas Benetis, Giedrė Bakšytė, Giedrė Stanaitienė // Medicina. Kaunas: Lietuvos sveikatos mokslų universitetas. (Continuing medical education). ISSN 1010-660X. 2013, t. 49, Nr. 4$$2013/49:4/200, p. 200-205. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.2.  Internet access:
  3. Prognosis of in-hospital myocardial infarction course for diabetic and nondiabetic patients using a noninvasive evaluation of hemodynamics and heart rate variability / Rūta Ablonskytė-Dūdonienė, Giedrė Bakšytė, Indrė Čeponienė, Algimantas Kriščiukaitis, Kęstutis Drėgūnas, Eglė Ereminienė // Medicina. Kaunas: Lietuvos sveikatos mokslų universitetas. (Clinical investigations). ISSN 1010-660X. 2013, t. 49, Nr. 6, p. 262-272. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.236.  Internet access
  4. Outcome of the first successful heart-lung transplantation in the Baltic Countries / Raimondas Kubilius, Kęstutis Malakauskas, Loreta Jankauskienė, Povilas Jakuška, Ramūnas Bolys, Evelina Pociūtė, Vaidotas Boguševičius, Rimantas Benetis // Medicina. Kaunas: Lietuvos sveikatos mokslų universitetas. (Continuing medical education). ISSN 1010-660X. 2013, t. 49, Nr. 12, p. 535-537. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; Scopus; 0.177.  Internet access:
  5. A case-control study of readmission to the intensive care unit after cardiac surgery / Benetis R, Sirvinskas E, Kumpaitiene B, Kinduris S // Medical science monitor. Warsaw: Medical Science International Publishing. (Clinical research). ISSN 1643-3750. 2013, vol. 19, p. 148-152.Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); MEDLINE; IndexCopernicus; 1.061.  Internet access:
  6. The Effect of solar–geomagnetic activity during hospital admission on coronary events within 1 year in patients with acute coronary syndromes / J. Vencloviene, R. Babarskiene, I. Milvidaite, R. Kubilius, J. Stasionyte // Advances in space research. Oxford ; New York: Committee by Pergamon Press. ISSN 0273-1177. 2013, vol. 52, no. 12, p. 2192-2198. Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science); Chemical Abstracts; Geographical Abstracts; Geological Abstracts; Scopus; 0.693.   Internet access:
  7. The Factors associated with improving of quality of life in psychological rehabilitation and usual care groups of patients after cardiac surgery / Beresnevaite M, Benetis R, Rasinskiene S, Kinduris S // Proceedings of EAPM 2014 Care and Cure an Integrated Approach to Psychosomatic Medicine. Annual Meeting of the European Association of Psychosomatic Medicine : Sibiu, Romania, 25-28 June 2014 / Editors: Dan L. Dumitrascu, Wolfgang Soellner. Bologna: MEDIMOND, 2014, ISBN 9788875877019. p. 17-21 : lent. [Conference Proceedings Citation Index; 0.75.  Internet access: