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Research & Reviews  3,065 results

Left anterior descending artery myocardial bridge manifesting as episodic, symptomatic ...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-244810
BMJ Case Reports; Aedma SK, Khalil MH et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - A 48-year-old man presented to the emergency department (ED) with exertional chest pressure associated with palpitations and lightheadedness. He was found to have non-sustained ventricular tachycardia (NSVT) in the ED, which resolved spontaneously...

Brugada syndrome unmasked by left ventricle posteromedial papillary muscle ventricular ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2021.08.021
Journal of Electrocardiology; Pinos J, Leiria TLL et. al.

Sep 11th, 2021 - A 46-year-old man presented with left ventricle posteromedial papillary muscle ventricular tachycardia, presyncope, and a type-1 Brugada pattern on the post-electrical cardioversion electrocardiogram. There was a probability of a Brugada syndrome ...

Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia: Terminology, Mechanism, Diagnosis, and Emergency T...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.121.055783
Circulation Viskin S, Chorin E et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - Polymorphic ventricular tachyarrhythmias are highly lethal arrhythmias. Several types of polymorphic ventricular tachycardia have similar electrocardiographic characteristics but have different modes of therapy. In fact, medications considered the...

Temporary atrial overdrive pacing during a drug-refractory electrical storm in acute my...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-242100
BMJ Case Reports; Chalupová M, Suter P et. al.

Sep 5th, 2021 - A 64-year-old man with diabetes mellitus was diagnosed with a non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and was treated with stent implantation. Four days later, he developed an electrical storm (ES) that persisted despite antiarrhythmic drug...

Relation of Mitral Leaflet Elongation to Nonsustained Ventricular Tachycardia in Patien...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2021.07.025
The American Journal of Cardiology; Song C, Zhang Y et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2021 - The impact of mitral valve abnormality on the occurrence of non-sustained ventricular tachycardia (NSVT) in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HC) has not been well determined. We sought to demonstrate the relation of mitral valve abnormal...

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Guidelines  6 results

Minimally Invasive Bilateral Stellate Ganglionectomy for Refractory Ventricular Tachyca...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2020.12.001
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Elliott IA, DeJesus M et. al.

Jan 10th, 2021 - Cardiac sympathetic denervation (CSD) for refractory ventricular tachycardia (VT) has been shown to decrease VT recurrence and defibrillator shocks in patients with ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathy. Here and in the accompanying Video, we de...

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...

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Drugs  279 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Double-syringe vs Single-syringe Technique of Adenosine for Termination of Regular Narrow Complex Tachycardia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05022290

Aug 26th, 2021 - Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is the most common tachyarrhythmias in young adults, children, and infants. The most common type in adults is the atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT) and the incidence is 35 per 10,000 person-yea...

TcMS to Treat Ventricular Tachycardia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05016921

Aug 23rd, 2021 - Open label study of transcutaneous magnetic stimulation targeting the stellate ganglion in patients with ventricular tachycardia

A Trial to Compare American Heart Association (AHA) and Simple (SIM)Method to Give Adenosine to Treat Supra-ventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04392362

Jun 25th, 2021 - tle: A randomised controlled trial of the standard versus a simplified adenosine administration method in the treatment of adult patients with supra- ventricular tachycardia (SVT

Ultra High Resolution CT to Assess Role of Intramyocardial Fat and Delayed Enhancement in Ventricular Arrhythmogenesis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04394637

Mar 25th, 2021 - The investigators aim to investigate the role of intramyocardial fat on ventricular arrhythmogenesis. Intramyocardial fat deposition has been frequently observed in patients with ischemic heart disease and is readily detectable by multi-detector c...

Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SAbR) for Treatment of Ventricular Tachycardia (VT) Refractory Standard Invasive Ablation Techniques
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04334811

Mar 1st, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate the clinical efficacy and safety of stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SAbR), also known as stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), for treatment of ventricular tachycardia (VT) requiring implantable c...

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News  226 results

New AHA Statement Urges Attention to Sleep Apnea
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953527?src=sapfe

Jun 22nd, 2021 - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is common in patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD), yet it is often under-recognized and treated in cardiovascular practice, the American Heart Association (AHA) says in a new scientific statement. "Obstructive s...

Skill Checkup: An Electrical Conundrum
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/952644

Jun 11th, 2021 - The Skill Checkup series provides a quick, case-style interactive quiz highlighting key guidelines- and evidence-based information to inform clinical practice. A 76-year-old man presented with syncope preceded by prolonged dizziness. His medical h...

Underlying Heart Rhythm, Not ICD Shocks, Drives Mortality
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951412

May 18th, 2021 - Combined data from five implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) trials suggest that it is the underlying arrhythmic disorder, rather than the ICD therapy itself, that affects mortality in these patients. Analysis of the MADIT II, MADIT-RISK, ...

The PRAETORIAN Trial: Guarded Approach to Subcutaneous ICD Best
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937156

Sep 10th, 2020 - Years ago, during training, I remember a colleague dissing an early model of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) because it was primitive. All it did was shock ventricular tachycardia (VT) or ventricular fibrillation (VF).   Almost thr...

Allogenic Cardiac Stem Cells Show Some Promise for LV Remodeling Post-MI
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935530

Aug 12th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Infusion of allogenic cardiosphere-derived cells (CDCs) in patients with left ventricular (LV) dysfunction after acute myocardial infarction (MI) did not reduce LV scarring but did have a favorable impact on LV remodeli...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →