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ALLMedicine™ Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Center

Research & Reviews  330 results

Pathophysiology and risk factors of peripartum cardiomyopathy.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41569-021-00664-8
Nature Reviews. Cardiology; Hoes MF, Arany Z et. al.

Jan 13th, 2022 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a potentially fatal form of idiopathic heart failure with variable prevalence across different countries and ethnic groups. The cause of PPCM is unclear, but environmental and genetic factors and pregnancy-assoc...

Impact of Bromocriptine on Clinical Outcomes for Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05180773

Jan 13th, 2022 - The study will enroll 200 women newly diagnosed with peripartum cardiomyopathy within 5 months postpartum in a randomized trial of bromocriptine therapy to evaluate its impact on myocardial recovery. All women will have an assessment of LVEF demon...

Impact of autoantibodies against the M2-muscarinic acetylcholine receptor on clinical o...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8713397
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders; Ma G, Chen L et. al.

Dec 30th, 2021 - To evaluate the impact of autoantibodies against the M2-muscarinic receptor (anti-M2-R) on the clinical outcomes of patients receiving the standard treatment for peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM). A total of 107 PPCM patients who received standard ...

Myocarditis Clinical Presentation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/156330-clinical

Dec 28th, 2021 - History Patients with myocarditis have a clinical history of acute decompensation of heart failure, but they have no other underlying cardiac dysfunction or have low cardiac risk. The diagnosis is usually presumptive, based on patient demographics...

Myocarditis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/156330-print

Dec 28th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Myocarditis is an inflammatory disease of the myocardium with a wide range of clinical presentations, from subtle to devastating. The image below depicts numerous lymphocytes with associated myocyte damage. Myocarditis. Hematox...

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Guidelines  1 results

U S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20559203
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali...

Jun 19th, 2010 - CDC created U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010, from guidance developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and finalized the recommendations after consultation with a group of health professionals who met in Atlanta,...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Impact of Bromocriptine on Clinical Outcomes for Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05180773

Jan 13th, 2022 - The study will enroll 200 women newly diagnosed with peripartum cardiomyopathy within 5 months postpartum in a randomized trial of bromocriptine therapy to evaluate its impact on myocardial recovery. All women will have an assessment of LVEF demon...

PPCM Observational Study (Peripartum Cardiomyopathy)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04234659

Dec 13th, 2021 - This single-site, virtual, longitudinal, observational study will investigate two cohorts (study groups) by enrolling a total of ten participants, five in each cohort. The two cohorts include individuals who received mechanical circulatory support...

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in Nigeria Registry
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03081949

Jan 22nd, 2021 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a global disease with significant morbidity and mortality, and Nigeria probably has the highest burden of the disease in the world. Unfortunately, much about the disease including its aetiology, epidemiology and...

Effect of Bromocriptine on Left Ventricular Function in Women With Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00998556

Sep 7th, 2020 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a serious life threatening heart disease of unknown etiology in previously healthy women. Only a minority of patients recovers completely while the majority of PPCM patients develop persistent ventricular dysfun...

Bromocriptine in the Treatment of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02590601

Sep 6th, 2017 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a rare, but significant heart disease affecting young women in the puerperal period. Thus far, no specific treatment has been approved to treat this disease. PPCM has a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations r...

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News  44 results

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Management: 5 Things to Know
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961289

Nov 2nd, 2021 - The incidence of adverse pregnancy outcomes, particularly peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM), is on the rise in the United States. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of maternal mortality and accounts for 25%-30% of all maternal deaths. One...

Hematologic Cancer Increases Risk for Delivery Complications
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955254

Jul 22nd, 2021 - The risk of in-hospital complications and poor birth outcomes were greater in pregnant women with current or historical cancer diagnoses, new research suggests. The study, published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings, found that women with current and his...

Fast Five Quiz: Can You Confront Heart Failure?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/842156_2

Oct 6th, 2020 - Specific underlying factors cause various forms of heart failure, such as systolic heart failure (most commonly, left ventricular [LV] systolic dysfunction), heart failure with preserved left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF), acute heart failu...

Wide Variation in Post-Heart Transplant Pregnancy Practice Patterns
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929300

Apr 24th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Practice patterns surrounding pregnancy after heart transplantation vary widely in the U.S. and many clinicians mistakenly believe that pregnancy is contraindicated in all cases, a recent survey suggests. "I believe practice pat...

Wide Variation in Post-Heart Transplant Pregnancy Practice Patterns
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/929300

Apr 24th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Practice patterns surrounding pregnancy after heart transplantation vary widely in the U.S. and many clinicians mistakenly believe that pregnancy is contraindicated in all cases, a recent survey suggests. "I believe practice pat...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →