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Research & Reviews  174 results

Performance of a novel ECG criterion for improving detection of left ventricular hypert...
BMJ Open; Chen Y, Sun G et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - The sensitivity of ECG for detecting left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) is low. The aim of this study was to explore a better ECG criterion for screening LVH in a large general Chinese population. Case-control study. China Medical University in Sh...

Cardiac Amyloidosis Presenting with Pre-Excitation Syndrome, Heart Failure, and Severe ...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Almasri H, Almeer A et. al.

Aug 21st, 2021 - BACKGROUND Amyloid light-chain (AL) amyloidosis is a disease that results in systemic amyloid deposition, which may present with multi-organ dysfunction. It carries a poor prognosis at the time of diagnosis. CASE REPORT A 37-year-old patient with ...

Sequential Abolition of Antegrade and Retrograde Conduction in Wolff-Parkinson-White Sy...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Sawasaki K, Muto M et. al.

Aug 21st, 2021 - BACKGROUND Radiofrequency ablation in cases of Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome is a relatively safe procedure that yields good results. However, the electrical characteristics of WPW syndrome have not yet been fully elucidated. Herein, we rep...

An interesting response to adenosine during right ventricular pacing. What is the mecha...
Journal of Electrocardiology; Gupta A, Vinocur JM

Jul 27th, 2021 - We describe an interesting case in which single dose of adenosine during RV pacing elicited a series of abrupt transitions in the retrograde activation behaviour in an 11-year-old child undergoing electrophysiology study for Wolff-Parkinson-White ...

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Review Recommends Skipping Sudden Cardiac Death Screening in Young Athletes

Apr 25th, 2016 - BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — Screening young athletes with physical examination, history taking, and resting ECG to prevent sudden cardiac death (SCD) should be abandoned, according to a new review of the literature[1]. The researchers, led by cardiologist...

Morning Break: Planned Parenthood Video Indictments; The Belly Defense; Physician Suicides

Jan 26th, 2016 - "My recollection is his penis was visible beneath his abdominal overhang," said an investigator in a bizarre case in which Rod Kunynetz, MD, defended himself against allegations of sexual abuse by saying that his overhanging belly would've prevent...

Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome: Symptom-Free Is Not Risk-Free

Mar 31st, 2014 - More Patients With Wolff-Parkinson-White Bernard J Gersh, MBChB, DPhil: This is Bernard Gersh from the Mayo Clinic, and with me today is Dr Bryan Cannon, who is associate professor of pediatrics and director of pediatric and congenital heart elect...

Stimulants for kids with ADHD—how to proceed safely
The Journal of Family Practice;

Jan 30th, 2014 - Before prescribing stimulants to children or adolescents with ADHD, complete an in-depth cardiac history and physical examination, as recommended by the AHA and AAP (TABLE),2,3 to identify conditions that increase the likelihood of SCD, such as hy.

Implications of a prominent R wave in V1
Eric J. Chan, MD, Vijaiganesh Nagarajan, MD, MRCP, FACP et. al.

Apr 1st, 2013 - A 19-year-old woman with no significant cardiac or pulmonary history presented with exertional dyspnea, which had begun a few months earlier. Auscultation revealed a loud pulmonary component of the second heart sound and a diastolic murmur heard a.

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