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Research & Reviews  4,727 results

A young boy with ventricular arrhythmias and thyroid dysgenesis: two genes are not enough?
https://doi.org/10.20945/2359-3997000000546
Archives of Endocrinology and Metabolism; Franceschi R, Maines E et. al.

Dec 6th, 2022 - Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) may be caused by biallelic variants in the TSHR gene. CH due to thyroid dysgenesis has also been linked to pathogenic variants of the nucleotide kinase 2, homeobox 5 (NKX2-5) gene, which can also cause sudden cardiac...

Subcellular diversity of Nav1.5 in cardiomyocytes: distinct functions, mechanisms and t...
https://doi.org/10.1113/JP283086
The Journal of Physiology; Marchal GA, Remme CA

Dec 6th, 2022 - In cardiomyocytes, the rapid depolarisation of the membrane potential is mediated by the α-subunit of the cardiac voltage-gated Na+ channel (NaV 1.5), encoded by the gene SCN5A. This ion channel allows positively charged Na+ ions to enter the card...

Inter-American Society of Cardiology (CIFACAH-ELECTROSIAC) and Latin-American Heart Rhy...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10840-022-01425-4
Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology : an ... Gómez-Mesa JE, Márquez-Murillo M et. al.

Dec 6th, 2022 - Our main objective was to present a multidisciplinary review on the epidemiology of sudden cardiac death (SCD) and the tools that could be used to identify malignant ventricular arrhythmias (VAs) and to perform risk stratification. In addition, in...

Correlation between lactate dehydrogenase and QTc interval prolongation in maintenance ...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-22-1053
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Fang XX, Shen LL et. al.

Dec 6th, 2022 - Corrected QT (QTc) interval prolongation is one of the common causes of sudden cardiac death in patients with maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) patients. However, there are few studies on QTc prolongation in MHD patients. The concentration of lactate...

The clinical value of metabolic syndrome and its components with respect to sudden card...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12933-022-01707-1
Cardiovascular Diabetology; Masrouri S, Moazzeni SS et. al.

Dec 4th, 2022 - To evaluate the impact of different definitions of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and their components on the risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD) among the Iranian population according to the World Health Organization (WHO), International Diabetes Feder...

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Guidelines  10 results

Recommendations for Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging of Patients with Hypertrophic ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2022.03.012
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... Nagueh SF, Phelan D et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is defined by the presence of left ventricular hypertrophy in the absence of other potentially causative cardiac, systemic, syndromic, or metabolic diseases. Symptoms can be related to a range of pathophysiologic ...

Sudden Death in the Young: Information for the Primary Care Provider.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2021-052044
Pediatrics Erickson CC, Salerno JC et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2021 - There are multiple conditions that can make children prone to having a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) or sudden cardiac death (SCD). Efforts have been made by multiple organizations to screen children for cardiac conditions, but the emphasis has been...

Urgent Guidance for Navigating and Circumventing the QTc-Prolonging and Torsadogenic Po...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7141471
Mayo Clinic Proceedings; Giudicessi JR, Noseworthy PA et. al.

May 4th, 2020 - As the coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) global pandemic rages across the globe, the race to prevent and treat this deadly disease has led to the "off-label" repurposing of drugs such as hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir, which have the p...

Seafood Long-Chain n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Cardiovascular Disease: A Scienc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6903778
Circulation Rimm EB, Appel LJ et. al.

May 19th, 2018 - Since the 2002 American Heart Association scientific statement "Fish Consumption, Fish Oil, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, and Cardiovascular Disease," evidence from observational and experimental studies and from randomized controlled trials continues to e...

2017 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2017.10.054
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Al-Khatib SM, Stevenson WG et. al.

Nov 4th, 2017 - 2017 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and...

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Drugs  18 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  405 results

Study of Heart Transplant Rejection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00042614

Oct 13th, 2022 - Cardiac transplantation has been successful in improving survival in end stage heart failure. But graft rejection has limited survival after transplantation. In the first year, acute cellular rejection and infection remain the most common causes o...

Re-evaluation of Optimal Re-synchronisation Therapy in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03494933

Oct 13th, 2022 - Heart failure is a leading cause of death, hospitalisation, impaired quality of life and health expenditure. Symptoms and survival can be significantly improved by implantation of a device for Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy (CRT). CRT devices a...

Thromboembolism in Anorexia Nervosa
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05575466

Oct 12th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a complex psychiatric disorder with concomitant medical complications to malnutrition and starvation and it is associated with the highest mortality of the mental illnesses. It is estimated that one-third of all...

Arrhythmia Detection After MI
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05073419

Oct 10th, 2022 - Patients who have ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation at least 48 hours after an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) have a higher risk of sudden cardiac death. Current guidelines recommend that for primary prevention of sudden cardiac death, pa...

PLASMA Mexico (PLASMA Mexico)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04214899

Sep 30th, 2022 - Identify the main epidemiological and clinical characteristics of patients with Heart Failure with reduced ejection fraction, as well as the medical treatment models used. Determine the prescription rate of a cardiovascular pharmacological treatme...

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News  703 results

Illegal Diet Supplements for CVD; Lung Disease in OAC Users; Myocarditis Mechanism
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/101876

Nov 22nd, 2022 - FDA sent warnings to seven companies selling dietary supplements with unlawful claims of treating or preventing cardiovascular disease. A study from Taiwan showed that there was an increased risk of interstitial lung disease in people using oral a...

CPR Less Likely for Black, Hispanic People
https://www.medpagetoday.com/emergencymedicine/emergencymedicine/101452

Oct 27th, 2022 - CPR was less likely for witnessed cardiac arrest when the victim was Black or Hispanic, even in the home and when accounting for neighborhood characteristics, according to a U.S. registry providing the most nuanced view yet. Bystander CPR was a re...

In Epilepsy, Heart Issues Linked to Longer Disease Duration
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/982956

Oct 25th, 2022 - Pediatric patients with epilepsy have an increased risk of cardiovascular complications later in life, but little is known about how they progress. A new study finds that abnormalities in electrocardiograms are linked to an earlier age of diagnosi...

Clopidogrel Recall; COAPT Score; Pediatric Cardiologist's Child Porn
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/101045

Oct 4th, 2022 - FDA advised that generic lots of atenolol and clopidogrel (Plavix) are under recall due to a label mix-up by manufacturer Golden State Medical Supply. LivaNova's LifeSPARC advanced circulatory support system has its controller component under clas...

Athletes With Mild HCM Can Likely Continue Competitive Sports
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981782

Oct 3rd, 2022 - Athletes with mild hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) at low risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD) can safely continue to exercise at competitive levels, a retrospective study suggests. During a mean follow-up of 4.5 years, athletes who continued to e...

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Patient Education  36 results see all →