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Research & Reviews  414 results

Deep venous thrombosis and acute pericarditis associated with severe acute respiratory ...
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Lubala TK, Kayembe-Kitenge T et. al.

Aug 10th, 2022 - Since the beginning of the pandemic, no severe pediatric coronavirus disease 2019 cases have been described in Congo. We studied a 3-month-old male child of Congolese origin who was admitted to the pediatric department with 7-day history of fever,...

Multimodality Imaging of Constrictive Pericarditis: Pathophysiology and New Concepts.
Current Cardiology Reports; Sohal S, Mathai SV et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2022 - The unique pathophysiological changes of constrictive pericarditis (CP) can now be identified with better imaging modalities, thereby helping in its early diagnosis. Through this review, we outline the pathophysiology of CP and its translation int...

Extra-Pleural Pneumonectomy (EPP) in Children and Adults with Locally Advanced Sarcoma:...
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Rodrigues C, Peretz Soroka H et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Sarcoma can present as locally advanced disease involving pleura for which extra-pleural pneumonectomy (EPP) may be the only surgical option to ensure adequate local control. Data were collected on patients who underwent EPP between January 2009 a...


Jun 1st, 2022 - Pericarditis is inflammation of the pericardium, often with fluid accumulation in the pericardial space. Pericarditis may be caused by many disorders (eg, infection, myocardial infarction, trauma, tumors, metabolic disorders) but is often idiopath...

Pericardial Manifestations of Thyroid Diseases.
Current Cardiology Reports; Chahine J, Jedeon Z et. al.

Jun 1st, 2022 - Thyroid disorders, especially hypothyroidism, are known to be associated with pericardial diseases. The aim of this paper is to review the current knowledge of the pericardial manifestations of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism. Many reports have...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Prospective Registry of Patients With Isolated Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation

Feb 2nd, 2021 - Inclusion criteria Severe isolated TR for more than 6 months Exclusion criteria Severe mitral and aortic valvular heart disease Age equals to or more than 75 years Malignancy or serious comorbidity with life expectancy < 5years Acute or subacute i...

Septal Shift for the Diagnosis of COnstrictive Pericarditis: The Impact of Inspiratory Effort Quantification on Deep Breathing Manoeuvres

Sep 5th, 2018 - This study will evaluate the effect of deep breathing manoeuvres on inter ventricular interdependency physiology. By providing further insight in this basic physiology we want to add more comprehensive data in favor or not of constrictive pericard...

IMPI 2 - A Trial of Intrapericardial Alteplase in Large Pericardial Effusion

May 2nd, 2018 - Intrapericardial fibrinolytic agents are used in the drainage of tuberculous, purulent, neoplastic and other inflammatory pericardial effusions to prevent recurrent effusions and constrictive pericarditis. This use is based on evidence from case r...

Management of Pericarditis in Children.

Aug 17th, 2017 - Pericarditis usually present with chest pain and dyspnea. Effusion can present with no symptoms, dull ache in left chest and abdominal pain Cardiac tamponade is recognized by the excessive fall of systolic blood pressure Diagnostic workup A) Chest...

Colchicine to Prevent Post-Pericardiotomy Syndrome and Atrial Fibrillation

Jun 21st, 2017 - Background. Patients undergoing cardiac surgery are at risk for post-pericardiotomy syndrome and post-operative atrial fibrillation. It is unknown whether post-pericardiotomy syndrome predisposes patients to constrictive pericarditis, but cardiac ...

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News  22 results

FDA Probes LAAO; Dairy Fat's Heart Benefit; Repatha OK'd for Pediatric HeFH

Sep 28th, 2021 - In response to a study published in August, FDA is investigating whether women really have worse outcomes after Watchman left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO) than men. Shorter intervals between measurements: a way to slice a minute off standard ...

Heart Failure Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESC, 2021) 

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...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on Key Aspects of Heart Failure

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...

Analyze This Image: Young and Short of Breath

Dec 2nd, 2016 - Explanation: What is shown in Figure 1 is the pulse-wave (PW) Doppler through the left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT). The rhythm is regular, but the peak velocities vary from 0.8 m/s to 1.1 m/s. When there is significant variability in the flow...

How to tell constrictive pericarditis from mimickers
Cardiology News;

Feb 11th, 2015 - A patient with constrictive pericarditis will have enhanced ventricular interaction arising from the restraint imposed by a rigid, diseased pericardium. That’s crucial.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →