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ALLMedicine™ Restrictive Cardiomyopathy Center

Research & Reviews  297 results

Acute Mitral Regurgitation Due to Chordae Tendineae Rupture: A Rare Presentation of Car...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9264373
The American Journal of Case Reports; Aguilar-López R, Sánchez-Rodríguez CC et. al.

Jul 6th, 2022 - BACKGROUND In cardiac amyloidosis (CA), misfolded proteins deposit in the extracellular space of cardiac tissue. These deposits classically cause restrictive cardiomyopathy with diastolic dysfunction. Although there are at least 30 proteins known ...

Large and Small Animal Models of Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction.
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.122.320246
Circulation Research; Pilz PM, Ward JE et. al.

Jun 10th, 2022 - Heart failure (HF) describes a heterogenous complex spectrum of pathological conditions that results in structural and functional remodeling leading to subsequent impairment of cardiac function, including either systolic dysfunction, diastolic dys...

Clinical genetic testing in four highly suspected pediatric restrictive cardiomyopathy ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9131548
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders; Zheng M, Huang H et. al.

May 26th, 2022 - Restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) presents a high risk for sudden cardiac death in pediatric patients. Constrictive pericarditis (CP) exhibits a similar clinical presentation to RCM and requires differential diagnosis. While mutations of genes that...

Mechanical and interventional support for heart failure with preserved ejection fractio...
https://doi.org/10.1111/aor.14275
Artificial Organs; Gordon JS, Blazoski CM et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - Restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) are two disease processes that are known to progress to heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF). Pharmacologic therapies for HFpEF have not improved patient outc...

Pre-existing Ab against vimentin leads to false-positive HLA Ab results in two pediatri...
https://doi.org/10.1111/petr.14302
Pediatric Transplantation; Bansal S, Franz BJ et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - HLA Ab analysis is carried out as a routine assay both pre- and post-heart transplantation to identify Abs directed against HLA with a focus post-transplant on those Abs that are donor-specific. While virtual crossmatching has decreased the requir...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  13 results

Healthy-related Quality of Life and Physical Activity of Children With Cardiac Malformations
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04712136

Dec 30th, 2021 - Advances in paediatric cardiology has improved the prognosis of children with inherited cardiac disorders. However, quality of life and physical activity have been scarcely analysed in children with inherited cardiac arrhythmia or inherited cardio...

Molecular Imaging of Primary Amyloid Cardiomyopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02641145

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Primary light chain amyloidosis (AL) is the most common systemic amyloidosis, resulting from a plasma cell dyscrasia, a hematological malignancy. It causes a restrictive cardiomyopathy (AL-CMP) in over 70% of individuals. AL-CMP is as lethal as st...

Placenta Accreta New Detection Procedure by Rapid Assessment of Serum BNP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04215484

Apr 28th, 2021 - The investigators will conduct a monocentric , prospective, observational study, including 60 pregnant women, with history of at least one previous uterine scar, and scheduled for cesarian delivery. The participants will be divided into 3 equal gr...

Analysis of the Evolution of SUVmax by Quantitative Analysis Method of Bisphosphonate Scintigraphy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04849754

Apr 26th, 2021 - Cardiac amyloidosis is a cause of restrictive cardiomyopathy with preserved ejection fraction associated with amyloid fibrils deposits in the myocardium. Two types of amyloid commonly infiltrate the heart: immunoglobulin light-chain amyloid (AL), ...

Prevalence and Significance of ATTR Aortic Valve Amyloidosis in Degenerative Aortic Stenosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04636684

Nov 19th, 2020 - Cardiac amyloidosis is a restrictive cardiomyopathy with a potentially severe prognosis that can be life-threatening. It is linked in the vast majority of cases to a light chain deposition of immunoglobulin or transthyretin. Although myocardial in...

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News  20 results

Bullous Amyloidosis Masquerading as Pseudoporphyria
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/247104/dermatopathology/bullous-amyloidosis-masquerading-pseudoporphyria
Kavita Darji, MD, Niraj Butala, MD et. al.

Oct 6th, 2021 - Cutaneous amyloidosis encompasses a variety of clinical presentations. Primary localized cutaneous amyloidosis comprises lichen amyloidosis, macular amyloidosis, and nodular amyloidosis.

Heart Failure Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESC, 2021) 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958030

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Clinical practice guidelines on the management of heart failure by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) were published in August 2021 in the European Heart Journal.[1] HFpEF (heart failure with preserved ejection fraction) diagnosis requires e...

UK's World-first Paediatric Heart Transplant Technique
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946186

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Two UK hospitals have collaborated to expand the donation after circulatory death (DCD) heart transplant programme to children. Doctors behind the scheme said the world-first paediatric heart transplant technique, previously only available to adul...

High-Dose Tafamidis Boosts Survival in Transthyretin Amyloidosis Cardiomyopathy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931990

Jun 9th, 2020 - Treatment with oral tafamidis at 80 mg/day provided a significantly greater survival benefit than dosing at 20 mg/day in patients with transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy in the long-term extension of the landmark ATTR-ACT trial, Thibaud Damy, MD...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on Key Aspects of Heart Failure
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/893861_2

Feb 7th, 2020 - Because of increased myocardial oxygen consumption and demand beyond a critical level, the following high-output states can precipitate the clinical presentation of heart failure: Profound anemia Thyrotoxicosis Myxedema Paget disease of bone Albri...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →