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Research & Reviews  232 results

Multi-parametric assessment of left ventricular hypertrophy using late gadolinium enhan...
Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance : Official J... Giusca S, Steen H et. al.

Jul 13th, 2021 - To evaluate the ability of single heartbeat fast-strain encoded (SENC) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) derived myocardial strain to discriminate between different forms of left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy (LVH). 314 patients (228 with hyp...

Stellate ganglionitis in sudden cardiac death: A case report.
Autonomic Neuroscience : Basic & Clinical; Duffy M, Garland J et. al.

Jun 29th, 2021 - Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is the most common natural cause of death. The hypothesized mechanism of death is an arrhythmia precipitated by increased sympathetic outflow. The left stellate ganglion provides sympathetic innervation to the heart and ...

Ischemic Heart Disease Related Sudden Cardiac Death in Autopsied Cases: An Egyptian per...
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Fnon NF, Hassan HH et. al.

Jun 7th, 2021 - Diagnosis of the underlying cause of sudden unexpected death in a previously healthy individual remains one of the important challenges in forensic practice. Ischemic heart disease is the most common cause of sudden death. The current study aims t...

Nonischemic cardiomyopathy with reduced ejection fraction secondary to hyperthyroidism.
JAAPA : Official Journal of the American Academy of Physi... Martin MM, Collins MR

May 26th, 2021 - Dilated cardiomyopathy is a form of heart failure characterized by left ventricular dilation with impaired systolic function. Causes may include ischemic heart disease, hypertensive heart disease, valvular heart disease, endocrine disorders, subst...

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Guidelines  1 results

Breastfeeding Challenges: ACOG Committee Opinion, Number 820.
Obstetrics and Gynecology; ,

Jan 23rd, 2021 - Breastfeeding is associated with a decrease in a woman's risk of breast cancer, ovarian cancer, diabetes mellitus, and hypertensive heart disease. Breastfeeding initiation rates in the United States are increasing, and many women are aware of the ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  11 results

Differentiating Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy From Hypertensive Heart Disease

Mar 4th, 2020 - Both hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and hypertensive heart disease (HHD) present left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH), but the prognosis varies. Nevertheless, the feasibility of distinguishing these two conditions is limited by the fact that over...

Prevention of Cardiovascular Stiffening With Aging and Hypertensive Heart Disease

Mar 26th, 2018 - The global objective of this project is to test novel strategies to prevent diastolic dysfunction associated with HFpEF; these include: a) identifying high risk individuals by using population derived imaging and blood biomarkers; and b) implement...

Regression of Fibrosis & Reversal of Diastolic Dysfunction in HFPEF Patients Treated With Allogeneic CDCs

Jan 25th, 2018 - Perform a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled Phase 2a feasibility study to determine whether treatment of HFPEF patients with intracoronary allogeneic CDCs affects clinical functional status (QOL scores), exercise tolerance (6MHW), exerc...

REMODEL: Hypertensive Heart Disease

Dec 9th, 2016 - According to the National Health Survey in 2010, more than 50% of adults between 60-69 years old in Singapore had hypertension. As the population ages and life expectancy continues to increase, an increasing incidence of hypertensive heart disease...

Stress Reduction and Atherosclerotic CVD in Blacks

Feb 18th, 2016 - BACKGROUND: Blacks in the United States have disproportionately high rates of cardiovascular disease and mortality. Left ventricular hypertrophy, the primary manifestation of hypertensive heart disease and a major independent predictor of cardiova...

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News  18 results

Moroccan Health Care: A Link to Radicalization and Proposed Solution

Nov 5th, 2019 - Access to Medical Care Morocco has a 2-tiered medical system for providing services: urban and rural. In 2018 the Legatum Prosperity Index ranked Morocco 103 of 149 countries in health care.

Ejection Fraction and Beyond

Jan 12th, 2019 - In this episode, Andrew Perry, MD, discusses the utility of ejection fraction (EF) with John Gorcsan III, MD, an expert in echocardiography and strain imaging at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. They explore how EF came to be...

A 64-Year-Old Man With Throat Swelling

Aug 8th, 2018 - Physical Examination and Workup Physical examination reveals a middle-aged man with swollen lips, tongue, and throat. The pharynx is edematous. The respiratory and cardiovascular system examinations reveal features of hypertensive heart disease in...

CVD Mortality Down But Still Varies Widely Across the US

May 18th, 2017 - While the overall mortality rate from cardiovascular disease (CVD) has declined by about 50% across the United States in recent decades, extensive variation in related deaths persists between counties, particularly for hypertensive heart disease, ...

CVD Mortality Down But Still Varies Widely Across the US

May 18th, 2017 - While the overall mortality rate from cardiovascular disease (CVD) has declined by about 50% across the United States in recent decades, extensive variation in related deaths persists between counties, particularly for hypertensive heart disease, ...

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