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Research & Reviews  2,893 results

Aortic root dilatation in PFO-related cryptogenic stroke: A propensity score-matched an...
https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.14711
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.) REFERENCES; Beyls C, Bohbot Y et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - Dilatation of the ascending aorta has an important role in the anatomical conformation of interatrial septum (IAS) especially when a patent foramen ovale (PFO) is present. The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between ascending ...

Residual Shunt After Patent Foramen Ovale Closure and Long-Term Stroke Recurrence.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M19-3583
Annals of Internal Medicine; Deng W, Yin S et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Residual shunt is observed in up to 25% of patients after patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure, but its long-term influence on stroke recurrence currently is unknown. To investigate the association of residual shunt after PFO closure with the incide...

Recurrent cerebrovascular events in patients after percutaneous closure of patent foram...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2020.104860
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Official Journal of National Stroke Association; Karagianni A, Mandalenakis Z et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - Recent published trials have shown the efficacy of transcatheter closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) for preventing recurrent cryptogenic cerebrovascular events. However, the risk of recurrent cerebrovascular events (rCVEs) is up to 5.7%, and th...

Acute cerebral infarction with acute myocardial infarction due to patent foramen ovale:...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020054
Medicine Chen J, Li R et. al.

May 9th, 2020 - Patent foramen ovale (PFO) is not considered to be the main cause of stroke and is classified as the infarction of undetermined cause. The relationship between PFO and cerebral embolism is still unclear and cerebral embolism accompanied with coron...

Atrial Septal Aneurysm, Shunt Size, and Recurrent Stroke Risk in Patients With Patent F...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2020.02.068
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Turc G, Lee JY et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - In patients with patent foramen ovale (PFO)-associated stroke, the presence of large shunt or atrial septal aneurysm (ASA) has been suggested to convey a high risk of stroke recurrence. The purpose of this study was to assess the respective influe...

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Guidelines  13 results

SCAI expert consensus statement on operator and institutional requirements for PFO clos...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.28111
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions; Horlick E, Kavinsky CJ et. al.

Mar 21st, 2019 - Until recently, evidence to support Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) closure for secondary prevention of recurrent stroke has been controversial. Publication of high-quality evidence from randomized clinical trials and the subsequent FDA approval of two...

SCAI expert consensus statement on operator and institutional requirements for PFO closure f...
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1002/ccd.28111

Mar 20th, 2019 - Until recently, evidence to support Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) closure for secondary prevention of recurrent stroke has been controversial. Publication of high‐quality evidence from randomized clinical trials and the subsequent FDA approval of two.

Appropriate Use Criteria for Multimodality Imaging in the Assessment of Cardiac Structure and Function in Nonvalvular Heart Disease
http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/early/2019/01/02/j.jacc.2018.10.038%20

Jan 7th, 2019 - This document is the second of 2 companion appropriate use criteria (AUC) documents developed by the American College of Cardiology, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, Ameri...

Patent foramen ovale closure, antiplatelet therapy or anticoagulation therapy alone for...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6058599
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Kuijpers T, Spencer FA et. al.

Jul 26th, 2018 - Patent foramen ovale closure, antiplatelet therapy or anticoagulation therapy alone for management of cryptogenic stroke? A clinical practice guideline.|2018|Kuijpers T,Spencer FA,Siemieniuk RAC,Vandvik PO,Otto CM,|therapeutic use,methods,surgery,...

Guidelines for the Echocardiographic Assessment of Atrial Septal Defect and Patent Fora...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2015.05.015
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Official Publication of the American Society of Echocardiography; Silvestry FE, Cohen MS et. al.

Aug 4th, 2015 - Guidelines for the Echocardiographic Assessment of Atrial Septal Defect and Patent Foramen Ovale: From the American Society of Echocardiography and Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions.|2015|Silvestry FE,Cohen MS,Armsby LB,Burkule NJ,...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,183 results

Aortic root dilatation in PFO-related cryptogenic stroke: A propensity score-matched an...
https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.14711
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.) REFERENCES; Beyls C, Bohbot Y et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - Dilatation of the ascending aorta has an important role in the anatomical conformation of interatrial septum (IAS) especially when a patent foramen ovale (PFO) is present. The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between ascending ...

Residual Shunt After Patent Foramen Ovale Closure and Long-Term Stroke Recurrence.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M19-3583
Annals of Internal Medicine; Deng W, Yin S et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Residual shunt is observed in up to 25% of patients after patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure, but its long-term influence on stroke recurrence currently is unknown. To investigate the association of residual shunt after PFO closure with the incide...

Recurrent cerebrovascular events in patients after percutaneous closure of patent foram...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2020.104860
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Official Journal of National Stroke Association; Karagianni A, Mandalenakis Z et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - Recent published trials have shown the efficacy of transcatheter closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) for preventing recurrent cryptogenic cerebrovascular events. However, the risk of recurrent cerebrovascular events (rCVEs) is up to 5.7%, and th...

Acute cerebral infarction with acute myocardial infarction due to patent foramen ovale:...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020054
Medicine Chen J, Li R et. al.

May 9th, 2020 - Patent foramen ovale (PFO) is not considered to be the main cause of stroke and is classified as the infarction of undetermined cause. The relationship between PFO and cerebral embolism is still unclear and cerebral embolism accompanied with coron...

Atrial Septal Aneurysm, Shunt Size, and Recurrent Stroke Risk in Patients With Patent F...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2020.02.068
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Turc G, Lee JY et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - In patients with patent foramen ovale (PFO)-associated stroke, the presence of large shunt or atrial septal aneurysm (ASA) has been suggested to convey a high risk of stroke recurrence. The purpose of this study was to assess the respective influe...

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News  339 results

AAN Updates Advice on PFO Closure After Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929736

Apr 29th, 2020 - Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) can now be recommended for some patients with cryptogenic ischemic stroke in order to prevent recurrent events, the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) says in a practice advisory update. "The upd...

New Classification Urged for PFO-Associated Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929134

Apr 20th, 2020 - A call has been made for a new classification of ischemic stroke for patients who have a patent foramen ovale (PFO) that is thought to have been the likely cause of the stroke. The new classification ― PFO-associated stroke ― has been proposed by ...

Higher Stroke Risk in PE When PFO Is Present
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/strokes/79653

May 6th, 2019 - A patent foramen ovale (PFO) was associated with a higher stroke risk in pulmonary embolism (PE), according to the EPIC FOP study from France. Ischemic strokes, confirmed on cerebral MRI, were more frequent among patients with a PFO than without (...

PFO Tied to Quadruple Stroke Risk in Pulmonary Embolism
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/912649

May 5th, 2019 - Patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE) are at high risk for stroke, and the risk is further raised by about fourfold by the presence of a patent foramen ovale (PFO), a new study suggests. "This finding supports the hypothesis that paradoxical...

PFO Requirements; Catheter Coating Emboli; BASILICA for Leaflet Thrombosis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/pci/78724

Mar 21st, 2019 - Among the new operator and institutional requirements for patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions and the American Academy of Neurology: operators should maintain a volume of at least 30 s...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →