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Research & Reviews  197 results

Can Warfarin be replaced by non-vitamin K anticoagulants in prosthetic valves?
https://doi.org/10.1080/14779072.2022.2152329
Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy; Abdelnabi M, Benjanuwattra J et. al.

Nov 25th, 2022 - Despite the improved safety and efficacy profile of non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants (NOACAs), the current guidelines still limit their use to stroke prevention in non-valvular atrial fibrillation (AF) patients and venous thromboemboli...

Use of SAMe-TT2R2 in a racially diverse anticoagulation clinic: prediction of optimal a...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11239-022-02722-5
Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis; Wang K, Lu Y et. al.

Nov 10th, 2022 - The SAMe-TT2R2 score predicts optimal long-term oral Vitamin K Antagonist (VKA) anticoagulation for homogenous Caucasian and homogenous Asian populations for non-valvular atrial fibrillation but at different score thresholds. The score that predic...

Challenges in managing patients on anticoagulation: Thrombocytopenia, resumption after ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/14782715221134720
The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh; Swan D, Thachil J

Nov 2nd, 2022 - Prescribing of anticoagulation is increasing worldwide. This is partly reflective of an aging population with cardiovascular comorbidities such as arrhythmias and prosthetic heart valves, alongside improvements in cancer treatments and survival. I...

New perspectives for prosthetic valve endocarditis - impact of molecular imaging by FIS...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciac860
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Hajduczenia MM, Klefisch FR et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2022 - The causative microbial etiology of prosthetic valve infective endocarditis (PVE) can be difficult to identify. Our aim was to investigate the benefit of the molecular imaging technique fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) combined with 16S r...

Prescribing Trends of Oral Anticoagulants from 2010 to 2020 in Shanghai, China: A Retro...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10760296221132551
Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/hemostasis : Official Jou... Zhang C, Wang J et. al.

Oct 18th, 2022 - Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) were developed as an alternative to warfarin to prevent thromboembolism in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), prosthetic heart valves, venous thromboembolism (VTE), or other thrombotic diso...

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Guidelines  3 results

Characteristics of surgical prosthetic heart valves and problems around labeling: A doc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.04.001
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Durko AP, Head SJ et. al.

May 16th, 2019 - Intraoperative surgical prosthetic heart valve (SHV) choice is a key determinant of successful surgery and positive postoperative outcomes. Currently, many controversies exist around the sizing and labeling of SHVs rendering the comparison of diff...

Computational Fluid Dynamics Assessment Associated with Transcatheter Heart Valve Prost...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6095731
Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology; Wei ZA, Sonntag SJ et. al.

Apr 21st, 2018 - The governing international standard for the development of prosthetic heart valves is International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 5840. This standard requires the assessment of the thrombus potential of transcatheter heart valve substitu...

Parenteral anticoagulants in heart disease: current status and perspectives (Section II...
https://doi.org/10.1160/TH12-06-0403
Thrombosis and Haemostasis; De Caterina R, Husted S et. al.

May 3rd, 2013 - Anticoagulants are a mainstay of cardiovascular therapy, and parenteral anticoagulants have widespread use in cardiology, especially in acute situations. Parenteral anticoagulants include unfractionated heparin, low-molecular-weight heparins, the ...

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Drugs  56 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

64Cu-DOTATATE PET-CT-skanning and Infective Endocarditis.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05432427

Jun 27th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is an infection of the heart lining, primarily mediated by an endothelial injury causing activation of inflammatory cytokines and cells thus forming a thrombus creating a basis for bacteria adherence. The incidence rate...

The Perioperative Management of Anti-thrombotic Drug Registry
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03695159

May 11th, 2022 - The purpose of the study is to investigate contemporary antiplatelet therapy management of patients referred for non-cardiac and cardiac surgical procedures while on chronic therapy with antiplatelet and/or anticoagulant drugs. These medications a...

Effectiveness of Handheld Ultrasound for Diagnosing Patients With TMD
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05324826

Apr 12th, 2022 - Currently, patients complaining of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain are evaluated clinically, which includes measurements of their maximal incisal opening (MIO) lateral and protrusive excursions, recording their current pain duration and frequen...

The Study of Biological Prosthetic Heart Valves With the "Easy Change" System
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04442100

Oct 6th, 2021 - The study of new biological heart valves with the "easy change" system, including an assessment of the basic hemodynamic characteristics of the prosthesis, complications associated with valve implantation, and general mortality

Early Versus Late Post Caesarean Section Oral Anticoagulation Initiation and Risk of Maternal Complications in Patients With Mechanical Heart Valve Prosthesis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04855110

Apr 22nd, 2021 - -Background and Rationale: Cardiac valve replacement surgery has saved the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients with acquired (e.g. rheumatic) or congenital cardiac disorders (McLintock, 2011). Pregnancy induces a state of hypercoagulability...

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News  32 results

DOAC After Heart Valve Procedure?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/chf/91528

Mar 8th, 2021 - Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) are getting used off-label with prosthetic heart valves, even mechanical valves in some cases, a national registry showed. At least some valve patients were discharged with a DOAC prescription at 78.6% 0f the 1,0...

Weed a Blood Pressure Med? Too Many Statin Trials; Men Still Hold Guideline Reins
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/91121

Feb 9th, 2021 - Months of medical marijuana use lowered 24-hour blood pressure among older adults with hypertension in a prospective study. (European Journal of Internal Medicine) Thousands of redundant clinical trials on statins in China left thousands of partic...

POET: No Late Failure With Oral Antibiotic for Endocarditis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/910731

Mar 21st, 2019 - NEW ORLEANS — Longer-term follow-up of stabilized patients with infective endocarditis in the left side of the heart shows no delayed treatment failure with a change from intravenous to early oral antibiotic treatment, sparing them weeks of in-hos...

Greater Risks With Post-TAVR Rivaroxaban Halt GALILEO Trial
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/903230

Oct 10th, 2018 - The phase 3 GALILEO trial has been terminated early after a preliminary analysis showed that rivaroxaban (Xarelto; Bayer/Janssen) was associated with an increase in all-cause death, thromboembolic events, and bleeding when given following successf...

Greater Risks With Post-TAVR Rivaroxaban Halt GALILEO Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903230

Oct 10th, 2018 - The phase 3 GALILEO trial has been terminated early after a preliminary analysis showed that rivaroxaban (Xarelto; Bayer/Janssen) was associated with an increase in all-cause death, thromboembolic events, and bleeding when given following successf...

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