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Research & Reviews  1,394 results

Spontaneous Echo Contrast in the Left Atrium and Aortic-Arch Atheroma, Detected by Tran...
https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-220763
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease : JAD; Matsuzono K, Suzuki M et. al.

Dec 5th, 2022 - The relationship between transesophageal echocardiography findings and cognitive function. This study aimed to establish an association between transesophageal echocardiography findings and cognitive function in stroke survivors. A single-center s...

Transcatheter Patent Foramen Ovale Closure in Patients With Transient Ischemic Attack.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2022.10.044
The American Journal of Cardiology; Farjat-Pasos JI, Guedeney P et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Limited data exist on patients with a transient ischemic attack (TIA) who underwent patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure. The objectives of this study were to determine the clinical and procedural characteristics and long-term outcomes of patients w...

Clinical analysis of Noonan syndrome caused by RRAS2 mutations and literature review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejmg.2022.104675
European Journal of Medical Genetics; Yu C, Lyn N et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Noonan syndrome is a common developmental disorder characterized by distinctive facial dysmorphism, short stature, congenital heart defects, pectus deformity, and developmental delay. It is related to the abnormal activation of genes involved in t...

Acute Pulmonary Embolism With a Left Atrial Thrombus Passing Through a Patent Foramen O...
https://doi.org/10.1253/circj.CJ-22-0398
Circulation Journal : Official Journal of the Japanese Ci... Kawai Y, Ohtsubo S et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - Acute Pulmonary Embolism With a Left Atrial Thrombus Passing Through a Patent Foramen Ovale.|2022|Kawai Y,Ohtsubo S,Itoh T,Kobayashi K,|

The Serious Side of Supplements: An Ischemic Stroke in a Healthy 38-year-old Female.
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usac367
Military Medicine; Pence ST, Mehta K et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - The incidence of ischemic stroke in the young is on the rise. With young stroke victims, providers must consider both typical risk factors and other rare causes. We present a case of a healthy, 38-year-old female military dependent who presented w...

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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  102 results

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

Oct 14th, 2022 - 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...

Does Patent Foramen Ovale Size Matter in Men and Women
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03904277

Oct 14th, 2022 - 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...

COMParison of the EffecT of dEvice Closure in Alleviating Migraine With PFO (COMPETE-2)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05561660

Oct 12th, 2022 - Migraine attacks are episodic disorder that affects approximately 12% of the population, and studies have shown that 41-48% of migraineurs have a combination of patent foramen ovale (PFO). Clinical Observational studies have been linking PFO occlu...

Comparison of the Effect of Medication Therapy in Alleviating Migraine With Patent Foramen Ovale
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05546320

Oct 12th, 2022 - Migraine attack is an episodic disorder that affects approximately 12% of the population. Previous studies have shown that 41-48% of migraineur have a combination of patent foramen ovale (PFO). Clinical observational studies have been linking medi...

Comparing Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Outcomes of the Occlutech Flex II PFO Occluder to Standard of Care PFO Occlusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05069558

Oct 12th, 2022 - The objective of this study is to investigate whether percutaneous PFO closure with the Occlutech Flex II PFO Occluder is non-inferior to the AMPLATZER™ PFO Occluder and Gore® Cardioform Septal Occluder in closure of the PFO, prevention of recurre...

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News  209 results

Patent Foramen Ovale Clinical Practice Guidelines (SCAI, 2022)
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974545

May 27th, 2022 - Clinical practice guidelines on the management of patent foramen ovale (PFO) from the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) were published in May 2022 in  JSCAI.[1] In patients aged 18-60 years who have had a PFO-related ...

SCAI issues guidelines for PFO management, makes case for expansion
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/254810/interventional-cardiology-surgery/scai-issues-guidelines-pfo-management
Richard Mark Kirkner

May 20th, 2022 - The first-ever guidelines for interventional cardiologists using percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure recommend expanding the use of the procedure beyond the Food and Drug Administration–approved indication following PFO-associated ischemic s.

SCAI Issues Guidelines for PFO Management, Makes Case for Expansion
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974398

May 20th, 2022 - The first-ever guidelines for interventional cardiologists using percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure recommend expanding the use of the procedure beyond the Food and Drug Administration-approved indication following PFO-associated ischemic s...

Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source in the Young: Low Recurrence, but Few Answers
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/strokes/97638

Mar 14th, 2022 - Embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS) in younger patients doesn't often lead to recurrence -- or provide much of a clue to its causes, a large longitudinal study showed. Ischemic stroke or death occurred in 3.0% of patients ages 50 and youn...

Robotic Transcranial Doppler Improves PFO Detection After Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/968774

Feb 17th, 2022 - The use of a robotic-assisted device to perform transcranial Doppler ultrasound greatly improved the detection of right-to-left cardiac shunts in patients with presumed embolic strokes compared with the current standard of care — transthoracic ech...

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Patient Education  10 results see all →