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Research & Reviews  34,079 results

Left atrial dysfunction and stiffness in pediatric and adult patients with type 1 diabe...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pedi.13141
Pediatric Diabetes; Ifuku M, Takahashi K et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Subclinical diastolic dysfunction in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) caused by myocardial injury due to diabetic cardiomyopathy leads to a high risk of death and heart failure. This myocardial injury extends not only to the left vent...

Natural history and impact of treatment with tafamidis on major cardiovascular outcome-...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.2028
European Journal of Heart Failure; Bézard M, Kharoubi M et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Hereditary (ATTRv) and senile (ATTRwt) transthyretin amyloidosis are severe and fatal systemic diseases, characterised by amyloid fibrillar accumulation principally in the heart or peripheral nerves (or both). Since 2012, tafamidis is used in Fran...

Electrical Storm in Chagas Cardiomyopathy: Clinical Predictors, Outcome, and Arrhythmic...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2020.04.028
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Ribeiro Cury Pavão ML, Arfelli E et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - This study of patients with Chagas heart disease (CHD) with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) for secondary prevention of sudden cardiac death sought to compare the characteristics of those with or without electrical storm (ES) durin...

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Guided by Echocardiography, MRI, and CT Imaging: A Ra...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2020.05.011
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Borgquist R, Carlsson M et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - This study evaluated if selecting the left ventricular (LV) target segment by echocardiography-derived late mechanical activation, with access to multimodality imaging for scar and venous anatomy, could help to increase responder rates to cardiac ...

Spectrum of radionuclide perfusion study abnormalities in takotsubo cardiomyopathy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-020-02385-w
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology : Official Publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology; Anderson JL, Horne BD et. al.

Oct 22nd, 2020 - Takotsubo (stress) cardiomyopathy (TCM) is characterized by transient apical left ventricular dysfunction precipitated by emotional or physical stress. Its presentation makes it difficult to differentiate from an acute coronary syndrome. A suggest...

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Guidelines  39 results

2020 Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Heart Rhythm Society Position Statement o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2020.04.004
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Deyell MW, AbdelWahab A et. al.

Jun 14th, 2020 - This Canadian Cardiovascular Society position statement is focused on the management of sustained ventricular tachycardia (VT) and ventricular fibrillation (VF) that occurs in patients with structural heart disease (SHD), including previous myocar...

Enhanced American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Strategy for Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death in High-Risk Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamacardiology/fullarticle/2733139

May 21st, 2019 - Question Is it possible to identify most patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) at risk of arrhythmic sudden cardiac death (SCD) and to prevent such events with prophylactic implantable cardioverter/defibrillators (ICDs)? Findings In t...

Chagas Cardiomyopathy: An Update of Current Clinical Knowledge and Management: A Scientific ...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000599
Nunes, M.

Aug 19th, 2018 - Chagas disease, resulting from the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, is an important cause of heart failure, stroke, arrhythmia, and sudden death. Traditionally regarded as a tropical disease found only in Central America and South America, Chagas dise.

Genetic evaluation of cardiomyopathy: a clinical practice resource of the American Coll...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41436-018-0039-z
Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American College of Medical Genetics; Hershberger RE, Givertz MM et. al.

Jun 15th, 2018 - The purpose of this document is to provide updated guidance for the genetic evaluation of cardiomyopathy and for an approach to manage secondary findings from cardiomyopathy genes. The genetic bases of the primary cardiomyopathies (dilated, hypert...

Recommendations for Multimodality CardiacImaging in Patients with Chagas Disease: A Reportfr...
http://asecho.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/2018_Chagas.pdf
Acquatella, H.

Dec 31st, 2017 - Chagas disease (ChD) is a significant public health problem in mostLatin American countries. Observed mainly in rural areas, in recentdecades it has spread to cities and to nonendemic countries, mostlyas a result of migration of infected people.

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Drugs  43 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  34,459 results

Left atrial dysfunction and stiffness in pediatric and adult patients with type 1 diabe...
https://doi.org/10.1111/pedi.13141
Pediatric Diabetes; Ifuku M, Takahashi K et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Subclinical diastolic dysfunction in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) caused by myocardial injury due to diabetic cardiomyopathy leads to a high risk of death and heart failure. This myocardial injury extends not only to the left vent...

Natural history and impact of treatment with tafamidis on major cardiovascular outcome-...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.2028
European Journal of Heart Failure; Bézard M, Kharoubi M et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Hereditary (ATTRv) and senile (ATTRwt) transthyretin amyloidosis are severe and fatal systemic diseases, characterised by amyloid fibrillar accumulation principally in the heart or peripheral nerves (or both). Since 2012, tafamidis is used in Fran...

Electrical Storm in Chagas Cardiomyopathy: Clinical Predictors, Outcome, and Arrhythmic...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2020.04.028
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Ribeiro Cury Pavão ML, Arfelli E et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - This study of patients with Chagas heart disease (CHD) with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) for secondary prevention of sudden cardiac death sought to compare the characteristics of those with or without electrical storm (ES) durin...

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Guided by Echocardiography, MRI, and CT Imaging: A Ra...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2020.05.011
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Borgquist R, Carlsson M et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - This study evaluated if selecting the left ventricular (LV) target segment by echocardiography-derived late mechanical activation, with access to multimodality imaging for scar and venous anatomy, could help to increase responder rates to cardiac ...

Spectrum of radionuclide perfusion study abnormalities in takotsubo cardiomyopathy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-020-02385-w
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology : Official Publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology; Anderson JL, Horne BD et. al.

Oct 22nd, 2020 - Takotsubo (stress) cardiomyopathy (TCM) is characterized by transient apical left ventricular dysfunction precipitated by emotional or physical stress. Its presentation makes it difficult to differentiate from an acute coronary syndrome. A suggest...

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News  523 results

Maternal mortality: A national crisis
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/218024/obstetrics/maternal-mortality-national-crisis/page/0/2?channel=64509

Mar 18th, 2020 - Identifying and addressing drivers of the crisis Dr. Gee further emphasized the importance of addressing maternal health, noting that for every woman who dies from maternal causes, 100 experience maternal morbidity.

Edasalonexent may slow progression of Duchenne muscular dystrophy
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/211103/neuromuscular-disorders/edasalonexent-may-slow-progression-duchenne/page/0/1?channel=39313

Oct 28th, 2019 - In addition, the researchers observed an early signal of possible cardiac benefit. Mean heart rate at baseline was 99 bpm.

Life Support for Heart Tx Survival Rate; Oral Care Cuts BP; Portable ECMO
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/82742

Oct 15th, 2019 - Ape and gorilla hearts look more like those of strength-trained or sedentary humans and less like those who run or do endurance activity, the New York Times reports. Newark Beth Israel Medical Center kept a heart transplant patient on life support...

Cardiovascular complications of systemic sclerosis: What to look for
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/208639/rheumatology/cardiovascular-complications-systemic-sclerosis-what-look/page/0/4?channel=230

Oct 1st, 2019 - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR CARE OF SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS PATIENTS It is important for physicians caring for patients with systemic sclerosis to be aware of its most common cardiac manifestations, including left and right ventricular systolic and diastolic d.

STICH: CABG Survival Benefit Doesn't Hinge on Myocardial Viability
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/pci/81737

Aug 21st, 2019 - Viable myocardium doesn't boost long-term benefit from coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy and coronary artery disease (CAD), a STICH trial analysis found. All-cause mortality was less likely over a medi...

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Patient Education  93 results see all →