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Research & Reviews  7,814 results

LOF variants identifying candidate genes of laterality defects patients with congenital...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1010530
PLoS Genetics; Liu S, Wei W et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Defects in laterality pattern can result in abnormal positioning of the internal organs during the early stages of embryogenesis, as manifested in heterotaxy syndrome and situs inversus, while laterality defects account for 3~7% of all congenital ...

Thirty-Year Survival After Cardiac Surgery in Children With Williams-Beuren Syndrome (f...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2022.10.037
The American Journal of Cardiology; Zinyandu T, Montero AJ et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Williams-Beuren syndrome (WBS) is a genetic condition frequently requiring interventions for associated congenital heart disease (CHD). Long-term survival data after cardiac interventions for children with WBS are sparse. This is a retrospective c...

Effectiveness and Safety of Palivizumab for the Prevention of Serious Lower Respiratory...
https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1990-2633
American Journal of Perinatology; Gonzales T, Bergamasco A et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Palivizumab is a humanized monoclonal antibody approved for the prevention of serious lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) caused by respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in infants and young children at high risk of RSV disease. This systematic r...

Update on combined heart and liver transplantation: evolving patient selection, improvi...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MOT.0000000000001041
Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation; Tracy KM, Matsuoka LK et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Combined heart and liver transplantation (CHLT) is an uncommon but increasingly performed procedure with rising need as the population who has undergone Fontan palliation for single ventricle physiology grows. This article reviews the current lite...

Palliated hypoplastic left heart syndrome patients experience superior waitlist and com...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2022.08.019
Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Greenberg JW, Raees MA et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Congenital heart disease (CHD) is a well-established risk factor for inferior waitlist and post-heart transplant survival in children. Differences in outcomes between CHD subgroups is understudied. The present study compared outcomes for palliated...

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Guidelines  21 results

Canadian Cardiovascular Society 2022 Guidelines for Cardiovascular Interventions in Adu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2022.03.021
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Marelli A, Beauchesne L et. al.

Apr 24th, 2022 - Interventions in adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD) focus on surgical and percutaneous interventions in light of rapidly evolving ACHD clinical practice. To bring rigour to our process and amplify the cumulative nature of evidence ACHD ca...

Canadian Cardiovascular Society: Clinical Practice Update on Cardiovascular Management ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2021.06.021
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Windram J, Grewal J et. al.

Jul 5th, 2021 - The number of women of childbearing age with cardiovascular disease (CVD) is growing because of increased survival of children with congenital heart disease. More women are also becoming pregnant at an older age, which is associated with increased...

Recommendations for the Adult Cardiac Sonographer Performing Echocardiography to Screen...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2020.12.005
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... Wasserman MA, Shea E et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2021 - Recommendations for the Adult Cardiac Sonographer Performing Echocardiography to Screen for Critical Congenital Heart Disease in the Newborn: From the American Society of Echocardiography.|2021|Wasserman MA,Shea E,Cassidy C,Fleishman C,France R,|d...

ACC/AHA/ASE/HRS/ISACHD/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/SOPE 2020 Appropriate Use Criteria for Multimodal...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2020.04.026
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... , Sachdeva R et. al.

Oct 5th, 2020 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) collaborated with the American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, Heart Rhythm Society, International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography...

Recommendations for advance care planning in adults with congenital heart disease: a po...
https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa614
European Heart Journal; Schwerzmann M, Goossens E et. al.

Aug 31st, 2020 - Survival prospects in adults with congenital heart disease (CHD), although improved in recent decades, still remain below expectations for the general population. Patients and their loved ones benefit from preparation for both unexpected and predi...

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Drugs  117 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  612 results

" Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Empagliflozin and Sacubitril/Valsartan for CHF With Reduced Ejection Fraction in ACHD "
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05580510

Oct 14th, 2022 - A 12-week randomized, open label, active-controlled trial to explore the effects of once-daily empagliflozin 10 mg and/or sacutril/valsartan 49 mg/51 mg in the reduction of systemic ventricular volumes (end-diastolic and end-systolic) in adult pat...

The Genetic Basis of Congenital Heart Disease in Africa
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01952171

Oct 14th, 2022 - Recent advances in genomic techniques are making possible a new wave of genetic discovery in congenital heart disease (CHD). Existing data suggests that CHD occur in Sub-Saharan Africa at frequencies similar to the rest of the world. In this appli...

Pharmacokinetics and Safety Profile of Digoxin in Infants With Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03877965

Oct 12th, 2022 - The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) funded this protocol titled "Pharmacokinetics and Safety Profile of Digoxin in Infants with Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease", protocol number NIC...

The Genetics of Severe Asthma in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01238432

Oct 12th, 2022 - Our primary outcome measure is the development of a near fatal asthma exacerbation. Secondary outcome measures will include the duration of continuously nebulized ADRβ2 agonist therapy and the duration of IV ADRβ2 agonist therapy. Children will be...

Genetic Influences of Albuterol Response In Children With Bronchiolitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00570297

Oct 12th, 2022 - Bronchiolitis is a significant cause of morbidity and hospitalization in children, accounting for approximately 125,000 hospitalizations per year in the U.S. Of these hospitalized children, 8% will require intensive care unit (ICU) admission and 6...

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News  494 results

Childhood Adversity Tied to CVD in Early Adulthood
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/984214

Nov 17th, 2022 - Children who experience adversity ― including serious family illness or death, poverty, neglect, or dysfunctional and stressful family relationships ― are at increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD) in early adulthood, a large Dan...

Direct to Consumer Wearables For Children: Who, What, When and How?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983373

Nov 16th, 2022 - Introduction Miniaturization of electronics and sensors has led to increased direct to consumer wearable (D2CW) technologies initially designed for wellness assessment and fitness tracking.[1,2] Photoplethysmography (PPG) technology paved the way ...

Some Women's Bioprosthetic Heart Valves Don't Hold Up to Pregnancy
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/101740

Nov 14th, 2022 - Certain women with bioprosthetic heart valves were more likely to have devices deteriorate by the time they got pregnant, opening the door to increased risk of maternal and fetal events, a retrospective study found. At the first antenatal visit, s...

CDC Warns of Early Uptick in Respiratory Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983606

Nov 5th, 2022 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning of an early surge in respiratory disease caused by multiple viruses. As influenza viruses, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), SARS-CoV-2, and rhinovirus/enterovirus simultaneously circulate...

Are Heart Transplantation Outcomes Worse After the New OPTN Policy?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981683

Oct 11th, 2022 - In 2016, the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN), which is administered by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS), approved a new heart allocation policy that went into effect October 18, 2018. The revised policy reflected th...

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Patient Education  87 results see all →