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ALLMedicine™ Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Center

Research & Reviews  396 results

The outcome of peripartum cardiomyopathy patients-single center experience.
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.); Demir E, Ceylan N et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) diagnosis made by excluding identifiable causes of heart failure (HF) and occurs end of the pregnancy or during the postpartum period of five months. It presents a clinical HF spectrum with left ventricular systoli...

Analysis of Cardiovascular Complications During Delivery Admissions Among Patients With...
JAMA Network Open; Zahid S, Mohamed MS et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Individuals with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have an increased risk of pregnancy-related complications. However, data on acute cardiovascular complications during delivery admissions remain limited. To investigate whether SLE is associated ...

Peripartum cardiomyopathy: a rare cause of acute heart failure.
BMJ Case Reports; Vogel TCE, Schneiter S et. al.

Nov 10th, 2022 - A woman in her early 30s presented herself with acute dyspnoea and elevated D-dimers 5 weeks after delivery of her second child. Echocardiographic findings showed signs of acute left ventricular failure, and an MRI confirmed a non-ischaemic dilate...

Cabergoline treatment promotes myocardial recovery in peripartum cardiomyopathy.
ESC Heart Failure; Pfeffer TJ, Mueller JH et. al.

Oct 28th, 2022 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a rare heart disease, occurring in previously heart-healthy women during the last month of pregnancy or the first months after delivery due to left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction. A common pathomechanisti...

Trends, Predictors, and Outcomes of Cardiovascular Complications at Delivery Associated...
Journal of the American Heart Association; Zahid S, Hashem A et. al.

Oct 28th, 2022 - Background Gestational diabetes (GD) is associated with increased risk of long-term cardiovascular complications. However, data on acute peripartum cardiovascular complications are not well established. Hence, we aimed to investigate the associati...

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Guidelines  1 results

U S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010.
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  14 results

Impact of Bromocriptine on Clinical Outcomes for Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Sep 22nd, 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...

Moderate Intensity Training in Patients With Truncating Genetic Variants in TTN.

Aug 25th, 2022 - Mutations leading to truncations of the large sarcomeric protein titin was discovered in 2012 as the most prevalent genetic cause of familial dilated cardiomyopathy, affecting approximately 25% of all cases of familial dilated cardiomyopathy. The ...

The Heart Outcomes in Pregnancy Expectations (H.O.P.E) Registry

Aug 12th, 2022 - The maternal mortality rate in the United States continues to climb, with cardiovascular disease as the leading cause for death in and around pregnancy. The racial disparities in the United States are also concerning as African American women have...

Irisin Expression and Gene Polymorphism With Peripartum Cardiomyopathy.

Jan 19th, 2022 - this is an observertional study aimed at Study the association between the level of irisin expression and (Fibronectin Type III Domain Containing 5 (FDNC5) gene polymorphism in female patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy.

PPCM Observational Study (Peripartum Cardiomyopathy)

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...

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News  56 results

Higher Cardiac COVID Risks in Pregnancy Require Team Care

Aug 15th, 2022 - Management of the cardiac complications of COVID-19 during pregnancy requires a "pregnancy heart team" to optimize patient care, the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Cardiovascular Disease in Women committee writes in a new report. This multid...

Xenotransplant Trials Coming; Avocado Diet a Dud; EMS Defers CPR to Bystander

Jul 5th, 2022 - The FDA is reportedly paving the way for clinical trials of xenotransplantation. (Wall Street Journal) One large avocado a day for 6 months did not reduce excess visceral adiposity or other cardiometabolic measures in the HAT randomized trial. (Jo...

Infertility Treatments Bring New Babies -- But Also More Risks to New Moms

Feb 22nd, 2022 - Pregnant women who conceived with assisted reproductive technology (ART) were prone to more pregnancy and vascular complications upon delivery, a large nationwide study found. According to the U.S. National Inpatient Sample (NIS) database, hospita...

Mental Stress-Induced CV Events; Telling Retina Scans; Bedtime and Heart Health

Nov 9th, 2021 - Theories abound regarding the mechanism behind the link between mRNA vaccines and myocarditis. (Wall Street Journal) Registry data show that COVID-19 patients with ischemic heart disease were not at a disadvantage in survival, whereas those with h...

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Management: 5 Things to Know

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...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →