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ALLMedicine™ Patent Foramen Ovale Center

Research & Reviews  3,105 results

Management of the Patient With Patent Foramen Ovale in 2021: A Spectrum of Cases.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2020.12.018
Mayo Clinic Proceedings; Reeder GS, Taggart NW et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Patients with patent foramen ovale can manifest in a variety of ways. These presentations and their resolution are discussed in this article.

Localization of Infratentorial Lesion could Predict Patent Foramen Ovale as an Etiology...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.61200
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Ishizuka K, Toi S et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS) is a clinical construct introduced to describe cryptogenic stroke cases with ambiguous diagnoses. Cardiac causes are recognized as a major cause of ESUS, Patent foramen ovale (PFO) being among them. We ...

Patent Foramen Ovale Closure In Stroke Patients With Migraine In The Close Trial. The C...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ene.14892
European Journal of Neurology; Mas JL, Guillon B et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The efficacy of patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure to reduce the frequency of migraine attacks remains controversial. Planned sub-study in migraine patients enrolled in a randomized, clinical trial designed to assess the superiority of PFO closure...

Peripheral thrombosis causing simultaneous saddle pulmonary embolism and paradoxical ST...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240312
BMJ Case Reports; Ghafoor H, Sharma NK et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Paradoxical coronary artery embolism is often an underdiagnosed cause of acute myocardial infarction (MI). It should always be considered in patient with acute MI and a low risk profile for atherosclerotic coronary artery disease. We describe a pa...

The Prevalence of Microembolic Signals in Transcranial Doppler Sonography with Bubble T...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15724
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Cho H, Kim T et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Transcranial Doppler ultrasound (TCD) is noninvasive and highly sensitive and specific for the diagnosis of patent foramen ovale (PFO). We evaluated the diagnostic implications of the TCD with a saline agitation test as a routine work-up for ische...

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Guidelines  15 results

Management of Patients With a Patent Foramen Ovale With History of Stroke or TIA.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.22176
JAMA Dia A, Cifu AS et. al.

Jan 5th, 2021 - Management of Patients With a Patent Foramen Ovale With History of Stroke or TIA.|2021|Dia A,Cifu AS,Shah AP,|therapeutic use,diagnosis,etiology,complications,drug therapy,surgery,etiology,therapeutic use,etiology,prevention & control,

SCAI expert consensus statement on operator and institutional requirements for PFO clos...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.28111
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Offici... 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,...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,303 results

Management of the Patient With Patent Foramen Ovale in 2021: A Spectrum of Cases.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2020.12.018
Mayo Clinic Proceedings; Reeder GS, Taggart NW et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Patients with patent foramen ovale can manifest in a variety of ways. These presentations and their resolution are discussed in this article.

Localization of Infratentorial Lesion could Predict Patent Foramen Ovale as an Etiology...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.61200
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Ishizuka K, Toi S et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS) is a clinical construct introduced to describe cryptogenic stroke cases with ambiguous diagnoses. Cardiac causes are recognized as a major cause of ESUS, Patent foramen ovale (PFO) being among them. We ...

Patent Foramen Ovale Closure In Stroke Patients With Migraine In The Close Trial. The C...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ene.14892
European Journal of Neurology; Mas JL, Guillon B et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The efficacy of patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure to reduce the frequency of migraine attacks remains controversial. Planned sub-study in migraine patients enrolled in a randomized, clinical trial designed to assess the superiority of PFO closure...

Peripheral thrombosis causing simultaneous saddle pulmonary embolism and paradoxical ST...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240312
BMJ Case Reports; Ghafoor H, Sharma NK et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Paradoxical coronary artery embolism is often an underdiagnosed cause of acute myocardial infarction (MI). It should always be considered in patient with acute MI and a low risk profile for atherosclerotic coronary artery disease. We describe a pa...

The Prevalence of Microembolic Signals in Transcranial Doppler Sonography with Bubble T...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15724
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Cho H, Kim T et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - Transcranial Doppler ultrasound (TCD) is noninvasive and highly sensitive and specific for the diagnosis of patent foramen ovale (PFO). We evaluated the diagnostic implications of the TCD with a saline agitation test as a routine work-up for ische...

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News  245 results

PFO Closure Reduces Migraine: New Meta-Analysis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945479

Feb 7th, 2021 - A meta-analysis of two randomized studies evaluating patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure as a treatment strategy for migraine has shown significant benefits in several key endpoints, prompting the authors to conclude the approach warrants re-evalua...

PFO Closure Beneficial in Stroke Patients With Thrombophilia
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942174

Dec 6th, 2020 - Thrombophilic patients who have had an ischemic stroke and have a patent foramen ovale (PFO) benefit from having the PFO closed, a new study suggests. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the largest prospective study on recurrent events in hype...

Report Touts PFO Closure in Divers; Experts Disagree
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936439

Aug 26th, 2020 - A new report recommends the surgical closure of patent foramen ovale in high-risk divers, but physicians in the United States urged caution about widespread use of the procedure in this population. "PFO closure is recommended in divers with a high...

Report Touts PFO Closure in Divers; Experts Disagree
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/936439

Aug 26th, 2020 - A new report recommends the surgical closure of patent foramen ovale in high-risk divers, but physicians in the United States urged caution about widespread use of the procedure in this population. "PFO closure is recommended in divers with a high...

AAN Updates Advice on PFO Closure After Stroke
https://www.staging.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...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →