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ALLMedicine™ Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Center

Research & Reviews  407 results

Screening for Peripartum Cardiomyopathies using Artificial Intelligence in Nigeria (SPE...
American Heart Journal; Adedinsewo DA, Morales-Lara AC et. al.

Mar 27th, 2023 - Artificial intelligence (AI), and more specifically deep learning, models have demonstrated the potential to augment physician diagnostic capabilities and improve cardiovascular health if incorporated into routine clinical practice. However, many ...

A new risk score for the assessment of outcomes for Chinese patients with peripartum ca...
Heart & Lung : the Journal of Critical Care; Zhang Z, Zheng W et. al.

Mar 19th, 2023 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a potentially life-threatening complication of pregnancy, but identifying patients at higher risk of this condition remains difficult. We conducted a study to identify new risk factors associated with PPCM and p...

Peripartum cardiomyopathy: risk factors and predictors of outcome.
Current Opinion in Cardiology; Viljoen C, Hoevelmann J et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) contributes significantly to maternal morbidity and mortality worldwide. In this review, we describe the present-day epidemiology and current understanding of the pathogenesis of PPCM. We provide an updated approac...

Prevalence of HSPB6 gene variants in peripartum cardiomyopathy: Data from the German PP...
International Journal of Cardiology; Pfeffer TJ, Auber B et. al.

Mar 15th, 2023 - Heat shock protein family B (small) member 6 (HSPB6) mediates cardioprotective effects against stress-induced injury. In humans two gene variants of HSPB6 have been identified with a prevalence of 1% in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). ...

A patient with untreated preeclampsia and peripartum cardiomyopathy.
JAAPA : Official Journal of the American Academy of Physi... Prickett MA, Howell CM

Feb 24th, 2023 - The pathophysiologic process of peripartum cardiomyopathy, a rare and potentially life-threatening condition, is not completely understood. One theory is a possible link between the development of preeclampsia and peripartum cardiomyopathy. These ...

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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

Dec 16th, 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.

Nov 22nd, 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  5 results see all →