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Research & Reviews  673 results

Transabdominal ligation of the thoracic duct with pericardial-peritoneal shunting in a ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2013.04.004
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Rivera-Beltrán S, Ortíz VN et. al.

Jul 12th, 2013 - Primary chylous pericardial effusion is a rare entity with few cases reported so far. We report a case of idiopathic etiology in a previously healthy 16-year-old boy. The patient presented with intermittent chest pain and dizziness caused by a chr...

Pericardial effusions in pulmonary arterial hypertension: characteristics, prognosis, a...
https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.12-3033
Chest Fenstad ER, Le RJ et. al.

Aug 20th, 2013 - The presence and size of a pericardial effusion in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and its association with outcome is unclear. In this single-center cohort study of 577 patients with group 1 PAH seen between January 1, 1995, and December 31...

Comparison of Outcomes of Pericardiocentesis Versus Surgical Pericardial Window in Pati...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.06.003
The American Journal of Cardiology; Horr SE, Mentias A et. al.

Jul 25th, 2017 - Comparative outcomes of patients undergoing pericardiocentesis or pericardial window are limited. Development of pericardial effusion after cardiac surgery is common but no data exist to guide best management. Procedural billing codes and Clevelan...

Retrospective comparison of outcomes, diagnostic value, and complications of percutaneo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.05.066
The American Journal of Cardiology; Patel N, Rafique AM et. al.

Jul 5th, 2013 - Surgical pericardiotomy is often preferred as a primary option in patients with malignant pericardial effusions. Recent series have revealed that prolonged drainage substantially reduces pericardial effusion recurrence rates, even in the setting o...

Myopericarditis in tuberculous pericardial effusion: prevalence, predictors and outcome.
https://doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2013-304786
Heart (British Cardiac Society); Syed FF, Ntsekhe M et. al.

Nov 20th, 2013 - The prevalence, predictors and outcome of myopericarditis in patients with tuberculous (TB) pericarditis are unknown. Eighty-one patients (mean age±SD, 36.1±13.3 years; 54 (66.7%) men; 58 (71.6%) HIV seropositive) with TB pericarditis were recruit...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  675 results

Transabdominal ligation of the thoracic duct with pericardial-peritoneal shunting in a ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2013.04.004
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Rivera-Beltrán S, Ortíz VN et. al.

Jul 12th, 2013 - Primary chylous pericardial effusion is a rare entity with few cases reported so far. We report a case of idiopathic etiology in a previously healthy 16-year-old boy. The patient presented with intermittent chest pain and dizziness caused by a chr...

Pericardial effusions in pulmonary arterial hypertension: characteristics, prognosis, a...
https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.12-3033
Chest Fenstad ER, Le RJ et. al.

Aug 20th, 2013 - The presence and size of a pericardial effusion in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and its association with outcome is unclear. In this single-center cohort study of 577 patients with group 1 PAH seen between January 1, 1995, and December 31...

Comparison of Outcomes of Pericardiocentesis Versus Surgical Pericardial Window in Pati...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.06.003
The American Journal of Cardiology; Horr SE, Mentias A et. al.

Jul 25th, 2017 - Comparative outcomes of patients undergoing pericardiocentesis or pericardial window are limited. Development of pericardial effusion after cardiac surgery is common but no data exist to guide best management. Procedural billing codes and Clevelan...

Retrospective comparison of outcomes, diagnostic value, and complications of percutaneo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.05.066
The American Journal of Cardiology; Patel N, Rafique AM et. al.

Jul 5th, 2013 - Surgical pericardiotomy is often preferred as a primary option in patients with malignant pericardial effusions. Recent series have revealed that prolonged drainage substantially reduces pericardial effusion recurrence rates, even in the setting o...

Myopericarditis in tuberculous pericardial effusion: prevalence, predictors and outcome.
https://doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2013-304786
Heart (British Cardiac Society); Syed FF, Ntsekhe M et. al.

Nov 20th, 2013 - The prevalence, predictors and outcome of myopericarditis in patients with tuberculous (TB) pericarditis are unknown. Eighty-one patients (mean age±SD, 36.1±13.3 years; 54 (66.7%) men; 58 (71.6%) HIV seropositive) with TB pericarditis were recruit...

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News  4 results

Short Course in Latent TB Matches Standard Tx
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/tuberculosis/49215

Dec 18th, 2014 - Action Points Rifamycin for 3 months or more in patients with latent TB was efficacious at preventing active TB, potentially more so than isoniazid alone. In patients with tuberculous pericarditis, most of whom also had HIV, prednisolone did not h...

Emergency Ultrasound: Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade: Making the Diagnosis at Bedside With Point-of-Care Echocardiography
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/151614/imaging/emergency-ultrasound-pericardial-effusion-and-tamponade/page/0/1

Nov 10th, 2017 - Pericardiocentesis In the event of obstructive shock or pulseless electric activity with visualized or suspected tamponade, pericardiocentesis is considered standard of care. There are many approaches to performing a pericardiocentesis, including.

Prednisolone, immunotherapy ineffective for most tuberculous pericarditis
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/86889/heart-failure/prednisolone-immunotherapy-ineffective-most-tuberculous
Cardiology News; Mary Ann Moon

Sep 2nd, 2014 - Neither standard anti-inflammatory therapy using prednisolone nor an experimental immunotherapy using Mycobacterium indicus pranii injections reduced the composite outcome of death, cardiac tamponade requiring pericardiocentesis, or constrictive p.

A Cardiac Tumor Traced to Merkel Cell Carcinoma
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/avaho/article/149991/cardiology/cardiac-tumor-traced-merkel-cell-carcinoma
Jan Dyer

Oct 24th, 2017 - A patient with Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) came to Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth, Australia, after 2 weeks of dyspnea. He was diagnosed with cardiac tamponade and received urgent pericardiocentesis.

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