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Research & Reviews  1,141 results

Implications of a patent foramen ovale on environmental physiology and pathophysiology:...
https://doi.org/10.1113/JP281108
The Journal of Physiology; Lovering AT, Kelly TS et. al.

Jan 20th, 2022 - The foramen ovale is an essential component of the foetal circulation contributing to oxygenation and carbon dioxide elimination that remains patent under certain circumstances, in ∼ 30% of the healthy adult population, without major negative sequ...

An infant with 49XXXXY syndrome: a case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8717670
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Naotunna NPGCR, Liyanage C et. al.

Dec 31st, 2021 - 49XXXXY syndrome is the rarest X chromosome aneuploidy, with approximate incidence of 1:85,000-100,000 male births. Worldwide, around 100 cases have been reported. In this report, we describe one such case seen in Sri Lanka. A 10-day-old Sri Lanka...

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Guidelines  5 results

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 22nd, 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...

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 27th, 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 primary prevention of stroke: a statement for healthcare professiona...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5020564
Stroke Meschia JF, Bushnell C et. al.

Oct 31st, 2014 - The aim of this updated statement is to provide comprehensive and timely evidence-based recommendations on the prevention of stroke among individuals who have not previously experienced a stroke or transient ischemic attack. Evidence-based recomme...

Management of patients with patent foramen ovale and cryptogenic stroke: a collaborativ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.24693
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Offici... Pristipino C, Anzola GP et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2013 - To organize a common approach on the management of patent foramen ovale (PFO) and cryptogenic stroke that may be shared by different specialists. The management of PFO related to cryptogenic stroke is controversial, despite an increase in interven...

Valvular and structural heart disease: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Ba...
https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.08-0724
Chest Salem DN, O'Gara PT et. al.

Jul 24th, 2008 - This chapter about antithrombotic therapy for valvular heart disease is part of the American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition). Grade 1 recommendations are strong and indicate that the benefits d...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  33 results

pLatelEts And MigRaine iN patEnt foRamen Ovale
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03521193

Oct 19th, 2021 - The Study will evaluate the results of approximately 100 subjects from a single center study registered in this trial. Subjects who experienced transient ischemic attack (TIA) or stroke with a clinical indication to PFO closure and symptomatic for...

Prevalence of Atrial Fibrillation in Cryptogenic Stroke With Patent Foramen Ovale Closure (PFO-AF) Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04926142

Aug 5th, 2021 - This study aims to assess the incidence of atrial fibrillation (AF), documented using data recorded by an implantable Holter monitoring device (Reveal Linq, Medtronic) within 2 years after percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) for cry...

Suture Closure AFtEr VEIN Access for Cardiac Procedures (SAFE-VEIN) Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04632641

Jul 16th, 2021 - This study will be a prospective, randomized study of patients who are undergoing one or more of the following procedures at ASLMC: Small-Bore Procedures ≤13F Ablations, including any of the following: Ablation for AF atrial flutter, supraventricu...

Does Patent Foramen Ovale Closure Improve Exercise Capacity & Prevent Blood Flow Through Intrapulmonary Shunt
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03904290

Apr 28th, 2021 - A patent foramen ovale (PFO) is present in ~30% of the general population. The PFO has historically been considered to be trivial. However, recent work by the investigator's group and others has identified that, compared to individuals without a P...

Relationship Between Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Patent Foramen Ovale Among Victims of Cryptogenic Ischemic Stroke
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04846205

Apr 15th, 2021 - Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and patent foramen ovale (PFO) are considered as risk factors for stroke. In most cases, the presence of FOP has no clinical impact. Certain hemodynamic conditions inducing a right-left pressure gradient can...

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News  165 results

Cardiologist's Omicron Recovery; Public AEDs MIA; Language Barrier to CVD Reporting?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/96191

Dec 14th, 2021 - COVID-19 infection was associated with just 40 myocarditis cases per 1 million people in a large study from England. The risk of heart inflammation was several-fold lower after vaccination, researchers noted. (Nature Medicine) Israeli intervention...

Histology of Vaccine Myocarditis; PFO Closure for Divers; New Evolut Valve OK'd
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/94191

Aug 24th, 2021 - Young people with low levels of physical activity were found to be at increased risk of stroke if they clocked in 8 or more hours of sedentary time per day. (Stroke) Mavacamten priced at $75,000 per year would be less cost-effective than myectomy ...

PFO Closure in Divers Tied to Less Decompression Sickness
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/956862

Aug 18th, 2021 - Patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure in scuba divers might be effective in preventing decompression sickness, a new study suggests. An analysis of more than 800 divers showed that those who were screened and then underwent PFO closure were less like...

Updates in Migraine, Cluster, and Posttraumatic Headache
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952967

Aug 17th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Dear colleagues, I am Christoph Diener from the University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany, with an overview of some of the most important neurology studies recently published. I'd like to specifically con...

PFO Long Term; Appropriate Use Ineffective in PCI?; MI in Exhausted Men
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/91651

Mar 16th, 2021 - Patent foramen ovale closure reduced recurrent strokes by a relative 69% at 5 years, with a number needed to treat of about 25 compared with antiplatelets alone in the REDUCE trial. (New England Journal of Medicine) Appropriate use criteria for PC...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →