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Research & Reviews  9,173 results

Defibrillators in adult congenital heart disease: long-term risk of appropriate shocks,...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.13974
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Moore BM, Cao J et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - Sudden cardiac death (SCD) accounts for up to 25% of deaths in the adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) population. Current guidelines for defibrillator implantation are either extrapolated from acquired cardiac disease or are based upon single l...

The effect of Shexiang Tongxin Dropping Pills on coronary microvascular dysfunction (CM...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020099
Medicine Tian J, Zhang L et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Coronary microvascular dysfunction (CMVD), highly prevalent among patients with a mental disorder (anxiety or depression), is closely related to adverse cardiac events, including hospitalization, sudden cardiac death, and myocardial infarction. Sh...

Incidence and risk factors of sudden cardiac death in bipolar disorder across the lifes...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.05.094
Journal of Affective Disorders; Chen PH, Tsai SY et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Data on the incidence and risk factors of sudden cardiac death in patients with bipolar disorder are lacking in the literature. By using data from the Taiwan National Health Insurance Research Database and Department of Health Death Certification ...

Gender differences in prevalence and prognostic value of fragmented QRS complex.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2020.05.010
Journal of Electrocardiology; Haukilahti MAE, Holmström L et. al.

May 27th, 2020 - Fragmented QRS (fQRS) on 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) is associated with scarred myocardium and adverse outcome. However, the data on gender differences in terms of its prevalence and prognostic value is sparse. The aim of this study was to eva...

Assessment of anomalous coronary arteries by imagers and surgeons: Comparison of imagin...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.03.124
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Farooqi KM, Nees SN et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA) is associated with sudden cardiac death. High risk characteristics are most commonly assessed using two dimensional (2D) echocardiogram (echo) or cardiac computed tomography (CT). We hypothesize...

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Guidelines  37 results

Exercise-Related Acute Cardiovascular Events and Potential Deleterious Adaptations Following Long-Term Exercise Training: Placing the Risks Into Perspective–An Update: A Scientific Statement From t...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000749
Circulation Franklin BA,et al

Feb 25th, 2020 - Epidemiological and biological plausibility studies support a cause-and-effect relationship between increased levels of physical activity or cardiorespiratory fitness and reduced coronary heart disease events. These data, plus the well-documented ...

Implementing a Cardiac Screening Program: Should We Be Using an ECG?
https://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/articles/2019/09/26/07/50/implementing-a-cardiac-screening-program

Sep 25th, 2019 - In this series on cardiac screening in athletes we delve into the issues surrounding the current practice of pre-participation cardiac screening. In the first part, we explored the question of whether athletes are truly at an increased risk of sud...

Sudden Cardiac Death: Who Is at Risk?
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0025712519300471?via%3Dihub
Medical Clinics of North America;

Aug 31st, 2019 - Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is a leading cause of death in the United States. Despite improvements in therapy, the incidence of SCD as a proportion of overall cardiovascular death remains relatively unchanged. This article aims to answer the questi...

Enhanced American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Strategy for Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death in High-Risk Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamacardiology/fullarticle/2733139

May 21st, 2019 - Question Is it possible to identify most patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) at risk of arrhythmic sudden cardiac death (SCD) and to prevent such events with prophylactic implantable cardioverter/defibrillators (ICDs)? Findings In t...

Metoprolol - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK532923/

Dec 16th, 2018 - Metoprolol is FDA-approved for the treatment of angina, heart failure, myocardial infarction, atrial fibrillation/flutter, and hypertension. Off-label uses include supraventricular tachycardia and thyroid storm. Both oral and intravenous preparati...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10,219 results

Defibrillators in adult congenital heart disease: long-term risk of appropriate shocks,...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.13974
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Moore BM, Cao J et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - Sudden cardiac death (SCD) accounts for up to 25% of deaths in the adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) population. Current guidelines for defibrillator implantation are either extrapolated from acquired cardiac disease or are based upon single l...

The effect of Shexiang Tongxin Dropping Pills on coronary microvascular dysfunction (CM...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020099
Medicine Tian J, Zhang L et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Coronary microvascular dysfunction (CMVD), highly prevalent among patients with a mental disorder (anxiety or depression), is closely related to adverse cardiac events, including hospitalization, sudden cardiac death, and myocardial infarction. Sh...

Incidence and risk factors of sudden cardiac death in bipolar disorder across the lifes...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.05.094
Journal of Affective Disorders; Chen PH, Tsai SY et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Data on the incidence and risk factors of sudden cardiac death in patients with bipolar disorder are lacking in the literature. By using data from the Taiwan National Health Insurance Research Database and Department of Health Death Certification ...

Gender differences in prevalence and prognostic value of fragmented QRS complex.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2020.05.010
Journal of Electrocardiology; Haukilahti MAE, Holmström L et. al.

May 27th, 2020 - Fragmented QRS (fQRS) on 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) is associated with scarred myocardium and adverse outcome. However, the data on gender differences in terms of its prevalence and prognostic value is sparse. The aim of this study was to eva...

Assessment of anomalous coronary arteries by imagers and surgeons: Comparison of imagin...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.03.124
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Farooqi KM, Nees SN et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA) is associated with sudden cardiac death. High risk characteristics are most commonly assessed using two dimensional (2D) echocardiogram (echo) or cardiac computed tomography (CT). We hypothesize...

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News  1,201 results

Genetic Variant Might Contribute to Racial Disparity in COVID-19 Cardiac Mortality
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930642

May 17th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) — A genetic variant that increases the risk of drug-induced long QT syndrome (LQTS) and sudden cardiac death (SCD) could contribute to the higher COVID-19-related mortality seen in African Americans, researchers report. I...

UNTOUCHED: Inappropriate Shocks Cut by Subcutaneous ICD Improvements
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930261

May 8th, 2020 - FROM HEART RHYTHM 2020 Patients with an indication for an implantable cardiac defibrillator for primary prevention of sudden cardiac death and a sharply reduced left ventricular ejection fraction of 35% or less safely received treatment from a ref...

Surprisingly Low Risk of Fatal Arrhythmia on QT-Prolonging Meds?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927152

Mar 18th, 2020 - Medications that prolong the electrocardiographic QT interval may not pose as high a risk for sudden cardiac death (SCD) as widely believed, say researchers. Out-of-hospital sudden death in people taking such QT-prolonging meds is generally presum...

Exercise-Related Acute Cardiovascular Events and Potential Deleterious Adaptations Following Long-Term Exercise Training: Placing the Risks Into Perspective–An Update: A Scientific Statement From t...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000749
Circulation Franklin BA,et al

Feb 25th, 2020 - Epidemiological and biological plausibility studies support a cause-and-effect relationship between increased levels of physical activity or cardiorespiratory fitness and reduced coronary heart disease events. These data, plus the well-documented ...

Myth busting: Sudden cardiac death in athletes
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/216935/arrhythmias-ep/myth-busting-sudden-cardiac-death-athletes/page/0/1?channel=194

Feb 7th, 2020 - “Contemporary ECG interpretation criteria designed specifically for use in young athletes have eliminated the problem of false-positive testing. ” FALSE.

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Patient Education  11 results see all →