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ALLMedicine™ Ventricular Fibrillation Center

Research & Reviews  2,154 results

Short-Coupled Idiopathic Ventricular Fibrillation: A Literature Review With Extended Fo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2022.04.013
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Belhassen B, Tovia-Brodie O

May 22nd, 2022 - Idiopathic ventricular fibrillation is responsible for approximately 10% of cases of aborted cardiac arrest. Recent studies have shown that short-coupled ventricular premature complexes are present at the onset of idiopathic ventricular fibrillati...

Barlow disease: effect of mitral valve repair on ventricular arrhythmias in 82 patients...
https://doi.org/10.23736/S0021-9509.22.12239-1
The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery; Brunec-Keller M, Scharf C et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Patients (pt) with mitral valve prolapse (MVP) due to Barlow disase (BD) have an increased incidence of ventricular arrhythmias (VA; including ventricular tachycardias VT) and sudden cardiac death (SCD). Data on the effect of MV repair on VA are s...

Necrosulfonamide improves post-resuscitation myocardial dysfunction via inhibiting pyro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2022.175037
European Journal of Pharmacology; He F, Zheng G et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - The systemic inflammatory response following global myocardial ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury is a critical driver of poor outcomes. Both pyroptosis and necroptosis are involved in the systemic inflammatory response and contribute to regional m...

Percutaneous Inferior Cervical Sympathetic Block for Treatment of Refractory Ventricular Tachycardia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04770051

May 19th, 2022 - The purpose of this research study is to examine the effect of percutaneous inferior cervical sympathetic block on life threatening abnormal heart rhythms called ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation that can lead to sudden cardiac d...

Antidysrhythmic Toxicity Medication
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/813046-medication

May 17th, 2022 - Medication Summary Discontinuation of the precipitating drug is of paramount importance. Gastrointestinal decontamination is empirically used to minimize systemic absorption of the drug. Hemodialysis may be indicated in certain drug toxicities as ...

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Guidelines  5 results

2020 Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Heart Rhythm Society Position Statement o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2020.04.004
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Deyell MW, AbdelWahab A et. al.

Jun 17th, 2020 - This Canadian Cardiovascular Society position statement is focused on the management of sustained ventricular tachycardia (VT) and ventricular fibrillation (VF) that occurs in patients with structural heart disease (SHD), including previous myocar...

2018 American Heart Association Focused Update on Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7324904
Circulation Panchal AR, Berg KM et. al.

Dec 21st, 2018 - Antiarrhythmic medications are commonly administered during and immediately after a ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular tachycardia cardiac arrest. However, it is unclear whether these medications improve patient outcomes. This 2018 Ame...

European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation: 2018 Update - Antiarrhythm...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.11.018
Resuscitation Soar J, Perkins GD et. al.

Nov 30th, 2018 - This European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Guidelines for Resuscitation 2018 update is focused on the role of antiarrhythmic drugs during advanced life support for cardiac arrest with shock refractory ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular ...

Practice guideline summary: Reducing brain injury following cardiopulmonary resuscitati...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5447399
Neurology Geocadin RG, Wijdicks E et. al.

May 12th, 2017 - To assess the evidence and make evidence-based recommendations for acute interventions to reduce brain injury in adult patients who are comatose after successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Published literature from 1966 to August 29, 2016, was...

Guideline for resuscitation in cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.01.033
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Jo... Dunning J, Fabbri A et. al.

Mar 20th, 2009 - The Clinical Guidelines Committee of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery provides this professional view on resuscitation in cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery. This document was created using a multimodal methodology for eviden...

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Drugs  111 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  71 results

Percutaneous Inferior Cervical Sympathetic Block for Treatment of Refractory Ventricular Tachycardia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04770051

May 19th, 2022 - The purpose of this research study is to examine the effect of percutaneous inferior cervical sympathetic block on life threatening abnormal heart rhythms called ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation that can lead to sudden cardiac d...

Utility and Procedural Feasibility of REBOA Operationalized for Non-Trauma Application (UP-FRONT)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05236920

May 2nd, 2022 - Victims arriving to, or experiencing witnessed Ventricular Fibrillation (VF) or Ventricular Tachycardia (VT) out of hospital cardiac arrest in, the UAB emergency department with greater than 10 minutes of conventional ACLS will be eligible. The st...

Cardiac Arrest Post-Discharge ECG Monitoring
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05337371

Apr 20th, 2022 - Approximately 60,000 patients suffer from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Germany every year. Areas of myocardial ischemia may induce cardiac arrythmias, such as atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation, which are...

Advanced Reperfusion Strategies for Refractory Cardiac Arrest
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03880565

Mar 10th, 2022 - This is a Phase II, single center (Under the Center for Resuscitation Medicine at the University of Minnesota Medical School), partially blinded, prospective, intention to treat, safety and efficacy clinical trial, randomizing adult patients (18-7...

Prospective Observational Study of the ICD in Sudden Cardiac Death Prevention
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00733590

Mar 9th, 2022 - PROSe-ICD is a multicenter prospective cohort study of patients who undergo ICD implantation for primary prevention of SCD, designed to compare patients who sustain SCD (as measured by an appropriate ICD firing for rapid VT or VF) to those who do ...

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News  234 results

Some Good News on Alcohol and 'Holiday Heart Syndrome'
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/965498

Dec 23rd, 2021 - When thinking about alcohol consumption over the holiday period, the results of a new study published this week may give a little reassurance on the effects of the odd festive tipple. The large cohort study found no association of total alcohol co...

ESC Recs During COVID; Risky BP Pattern Post-Thrombectomy; Simultaneous IVUS & OCT?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/95834

Nov 23rd, 2021 - The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) released guidance on diagnosing and treating cardiovascular disease during the pandemic. (European Heart Journal) How parents and doctors came to the conclusion that the threat of myocarditis in kids is mor...

Long QT and Cardiac Arrest After Symptomatic Improvement of Pulmonary Edema
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/248532/diabetes/long-qt-and-cardiac-arrest-after-symptomatic-improvement-pulmonary
MAJ James I. Gragg, DO, CPT James D. Jones, MD et. al.

Nov 10th, 2021 - Abnormalities in the T-wave morphology of an electrocardiogram (ECG) are classically attributed to ischemic cardiac disease. However, these changes can be seen in a variety of other etiologies, including noncardiac pathology, which should be consi.

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Do New Markers Enhance Current Risk-Stratification Models?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/959790

Oct 5th, 2021 - Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is the most common form of hereditary heart disease, affecting 1 in 200-500 people. Of all the heterogenous manifestations associated with HCM, including left ventricular outflow tract obstruction and heart failur...

Novel Mutation May Be Unrecognized Cause of Sudden Infant Death
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957129

Aug 24th, 2021 - A previously healthy infant who survived sudden cardiac arrest at home was later found to have a de novo likely pathogenic genetic mutation in the SOS1 gene, which might be an unrecognized cause of sudden infant death, report clinicians from Misso...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →