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Research & Reviews  408 results

Short-Term Outcomes Following Left Atrial Appendage Closure in the Very Elderly: A Popu...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.121.024574
Journal of the American Heart Association; Farwati M, Amin M et. al.

Aug 6th, 2022 - Background Data on percutaneous left atrial appendage closure (LAAC) outcomes in the very elderly with atrial fibrillation are limited. We aimed to investigate the clinical characteristics and short-term outcomes of patients 80 years or older foll...

Neonatal cardiac tamponade, a life-threatening complication secondary to peripherally i...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9335958
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Zarkesh MR, Haghjoo M

Jul 29th, 2022 - Although the use of a peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) has many advantages for the treatment of neonates, catheter malposition may result in serious complications that could be life-threatening. We report the case of a 10-day-old neon...

Predicting Periprocedural Complications in Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronar...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2022.06.007
JACC. Cardiovascular Interventions; Simsek B, Kostantinis S et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2022 - Chronic total occlusion (CTO) percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is associated with increased risk of periprocedural complications. Estimating the risk of complications facilitates risk-benefit assessment and procedural planning. This study ...

Trends in Procedures in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1905-5245
American Journal of Perinatology; Sammour I, Karnati S et. al.

Jul 21st, 2022 - Identify the rates and trends of various procedures performed on newborns. The HCUP database for the years 2002 to 2015 was queried for the number of livebirths, and various procedures using ICD-9 codes. These were adjusted to the rate of livebirt...

Pericarditis caused by Mycobacterium africanum: case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9290226
BMC Infectious Diseases; Mascarell P, de la Rica A et. al.

Jul 20th, 2022 - Mycobacterium africanum is a member of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (MTBC) and is endemic in West Africa, where it causes up to half of all cases of pulmonary tuberculosis. Here, we report the first isolation of Mycobacterium africanum f...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  13 results

The ICE WATCHMAN Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04569734

May 18th, 2022 - The study will be a prospective, non-randomized multicenter registry of 100 patients undergoing LAA closure with the WATCHMAN device (possibly with WATCHMAN FLX when approved) utilizing an intra-procedural ICE probe under moderate sedation. The pr...

Intracardiac Versus Transesophageal Echocardiography for Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Combined With Radiofrequency Ablation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04391504

May 5th, 2022 - A total of 60 patients with atrial fibrillation were scheduled to receive left atrial appendage occlusion combined with radiofrequency ablation, which were divided into two groups. The operation was performed under the guidance of intracardiac ech...

Intracardiac Versus Transesophageal Echocardiography Versus Fluoroscopy Only Guidance for Combined Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation and Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04833985

May 5th, 2022 - A total of 75 patients with atrial fibrillation were scheduled to receive left atrial appendage occlusion combined with radiofrequency ablation, which were divided into 3 groups. The operation was performed under the guidance of intracardiac echoc...

Primary Percutaneous Pericardiotomy for Malignant Pericardial Effusion (PMAP)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04472468

Mar 21st, 2022 - Pericardial effusion is a common complication in patients with metastatic malignancy with an incidence as high as 21%. The occurrence of malignant pericardial effusion significantly impacts on patient's survival and quality of life. While pericard...

Surgical Options for Management of Pericardial Effusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05061914

Sep 30th, 2021 - The normal pericardial space contains up to 50 ml of fluid that formed of a plasma ultrafiltrate and the amount greater than this amount is considered as a pathologic effusion. The curvilinear pressure-volume relationship of the pericardial sac le...

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News  19 results

Atypical Cardiac Metastasis From a Typical Rectal Cancer
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/227816/oncology/atypical-cardiac-metastasis-typical-rectal-cancer
Pramod Gaudel, MBBS, January E. Fields-Meehan, MD

Sep 1st, 2020 - BACKGROUND: The heart is an unusual site of metastasis from any malignancy. The pericardium is the most frequently involved site of cardiac metastasis.

Cardiac Tamponade in a Patient with Stage IV Lung Adenocarcinoma Treated with Pembrolizumab
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/avaho/article/207583/lung-cancer/cardiac-tamponade-patient-stage-iv-lung-adenocarcinoma
Khan AM, Munir A et. al.

Sep 5th, 2019 - Background: In 2018, a male aged 62 years with a history of squamous cell tonsillar cancer, which was successfully treated by concurrent chemoradiation and selective neck dissection in 2014, was diagnosed with primary right sided lung adenocarcino.

Role of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in the Evaluation and Management of Kidney Disease
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/190569/mixed-topics/role-point-care-ultrasonography-evaluation-and-management-kidney/page/0/4?channel=27442

Dec 6th, 2018 - Cardiac Arrest in ESRD Patients with ESRD may have sudden cardiac arrest as a result of several etiologies. During the advance cardiac life support algorithm, there is a brief period of evaluation of the electrical rhythm in which echocardiography.

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.

A Cardiac Tumor Traced to Merkel Cell Carcinoma
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/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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