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Research & Reviews  546 results

Nerve Blocks for Postoperative Pain Management in Children Receiving Subcutaneous Impla...
https://doi.org/10.1213/XAA.0000000000001520
A&A Practice; Koller MP, Cortez D et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (S-ICD) placement may cause significant postoperative pain. Limited research exists on regional anesthesia for pediatric S-ICD placement. This case series examined transversus thoracic plane bloc...

Deep learning methods for screening patients' S-ICD implantation eligibility.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.artmed.2021.102139
Artificial Intelligence in Medicine; Dunn AJ, ElRefai MH et. al.

Sep 18th, 2021 - Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators (S-ICDs) are used for prevention of sudden cardiac death triggered by ventricular arrhythmias. T Wave Over Sensing (TWOS) is an inherent risk with S-ICDs which can lead to inappropriate shocks. ...

Development and piloting of four decision aids for implantable cardioverter-defibrillat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.14365
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Wallace BC, Jones J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2021 - Develop and pilot implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) decision aids (DAs) for patients considering primary prevention ICDs. Using DAs for preference-sensitive decisions is an evidence-based way to improve patient-centered decisions. Reimb...

Efficacy of antitachycardia pacing alert by remote monitoring of implantable cardiovert...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.14334
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Otsuki S, Izumi D et. al.

Aug 5th, 2021 - Remote monitoring (RM) has been shown to reduce all-cause mortality in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators or cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (ICD/CRT-D). Not all devices transmit an alert for antitachycardia pac...

Diabetes and Risk of Sudden Death in Coronary Artery Disease Patients Without Severe Sy...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2021.05.014
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Venkateswaran RV, Moorthy MV et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2021 - This study sought to determine the absolute and relative associations of diabetes mellitus (DM) and hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) with sudden and/or arrhythmic death (SAD) versus other modes of death in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) who do ...

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News  84 results

Data Security Bad for MI Survival? Best Post-Op Bleed Tx; GWTG Public Reporting
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/83013

Oct 29th, 2019 - After ransomware attacks or other hacks, hospitals' heart attack mortality rates are higher, speculated to be due to delays in care from stronger passwords and other cybersecurity remediation. (PBS.org) Subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibr...

Patients frequently drive too soon after ICD implantation
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/210966/arrhythmias-ep/patients-frequently-drive-too-soon-after-icd?channel=194
Kari Oakes

Oct 26th, 2019 - PARIS – Fewer than half of commercial drivers who received implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) recalled being told they should never drive professionally again, according to a recent Danish survey. Further, about a third of patients ove.

FDA Class 1 Recall for Abbott's Ellipse Implantable Defibrillators
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/916472

Aug 6th, 2019 - Abbott is recalling Ellipse implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) after reports that some devices have exposed aluminum wires. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has classified this a class 1 recall, the most serious type, because ...

New PCI Early Risk Score; CAS Stent Occlusions; And the Best ICD Implanters Are...?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/pci/80443

Jun 13th, 2019 - Electrophysiologists won out over interventionalists, general cardiologists, and thoracic surgeons as the specialty placing implantable cardioverter-defibrillators with the fewest long-term device-related complications. (Circulation: Cardiovascula...

ICD2: No Survival Benefit With ICDs in Dialysis Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/914375

Jun 13th, 2019 - Prophylactic implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) do not reduce the rate of sudden cardiac death (SCD) in dialysis patients, new research suggests. The Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator in Dialysis Patients (ICD2) trial randomly ass...

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