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ALLMedicine™ Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Center

Research & Reviews  1,377 results

International study on impact of COVID-19 on cardiac and thoracic aortic aneurysm surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.14910
Journal of Cardiac Surgery REFERENCES; Idhrees M, Bashir M et. al.

Aug 12th, 2020 - The coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic gripped every nation's health care system and provisions on all levels. In cardiac and aortic surgery, as it is with most specialities, elective surgeries were halted. We captured reflections, conti...

Impact of thoracic aortic aneurysm on outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacemen...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.29195
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions REFERENCES; Kassis N, Saad AM et. al.

Aug 12th, 2020 - The use of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has expanded to patient populations of varying surgical risk in light of recent clinical trials, yet its role in patients with aortic stenosis and coexisting thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) i...

Hybrid repair of extensive thoracic aortic aneurysms.
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa178
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Piffaretti G, Trimarchi S et. al.

Jul 29th, 2020 - Our goal was to report the midterm results of hybrid treatment of extensive thoracic aortic aneurysm (ETAA) with the completion of thoracic endovascular aortic repair after proximal ascending-arch graft replacement. This was a multicentre, observa...

Novel loss of function mutation in NOTCH1 in a family with bicuspid aortic valve, ventr...
https://doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.1437
Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine REFERENCES; Debiec R, Hamby SE et. al.

Jul 26th, 2020 - Bicuspid aortic valve is the most common congenital valvular heart defect in the general population. BAV is associated with significant morbidity due to valve failure, formation of thoracic aortic aneurysm, and increased risk of infective endocard...

Long Noncoding RNAs CARMN, LUCAT1, SMILR, and MALAT1 in Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm: Valid...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7317319
Disease Markers; Patamsytė V, Žukovas G et. al.

Jul 13th, 2020 - Relative expression of lncRNAs CARMN, LUCAT1, SMILR, and MALAT1 was tested in clinical aortic tissue and blood plasma samples from TAA and non-TAA patients using the qRT-PCR method. The Mann-Whitney U test was used to compare ΔCt values between th...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2018.03.031
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Bennett SJ et. al.

May 4th, 2018 - Although the incidence of thoracic aortic aneurysm is on the rise, initial imaging diagnosis can present a challenge for many clinicians. Providers are faced with many imaging choices as part of the initial workup. Considering level of invasivenes...

A Practical Guide to Clinical Management of Thoracic Aortic Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.10.020
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Bradley TJ, Alvarez NA et. al.

Jan 2nd, 2016 - Physicians and surgeons faced with patients with thoracic aortic disease (TAD) need to determine the underlying diagnosis to facilitate decisions regarding appropriate investigations as well as which other specialists to involve, when to start med...

Genetic Testing in Thoracic Aortic Disease--When, Why, and How?
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.09.018
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Bowdin SC, Laberge AM et. al.

Nov 25th, 2015 - Advances in genetic technology over the past 10 years have revealed the polygenic basis of thoracic aortic aneurysm and thoracic aortic acute dissection (TAAD) in a subset of patients. There is mounting evidence to show that clinical risk stratifi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,421 results

International study on impact of COVID-19 on cardiac and thoracic aortic aneurysm surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.14910
Journal of Cardiac Surgery REFERENCES; Idhrees M, Bashir M et. al.

Aug 12th, 2020 - The coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic gripped every nation's health care system and provisions on all levels. In cardiac and aortic surgery, as it is with most specialities, elective surgeries were halted. We captured reflections, conti...

Impact of thoracic aortic aneurysm on outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacemen...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.29195
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions REFERENCES; Kassis N, Saad AM et. al.

Aug 12th, 2020 - The use of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has expanded to patient populations of varying surgical risk in light of recent clinical trials, yet its role in patients with aortic stenosis and coexisting thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) i...

Hybrid repair of extensive thoracic aortic aneurysms.
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa178
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Piffaretti G, Trimarchi S et. al.

Jul 29th, 2020 - Our goal was to report the midterm results of hybrid treatment of extensive thoracic aortic aneurysm (ETAA) with the completion of thoracic endovascular aortic repair after proximal ascending-arch graft replacement. This was a multicentre, observa...

Novel loss of function mutation in NOTCH1 in a family with bicuspid aortic valve, ventr...
https://doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.1437
Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine REFERENCES; Debiec R, Hamby SE et. al.

Jul 26th, 2020 - Bicuspid aortic valve is the most common congenital valvular heart defect in the general population. BAV is associated with significant morbidity due to valve failure, formation of thoracic aortic aneurysm, and increased risk of infective endocard...

Long Noncoding RNAs CARMN, LUCAT1, SMILR, and MALAT1 in Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm: Valid...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7317319
Disease Markers; Patamsytė V, Žukovas G et. al.

Jul 13th, 2020 - Relative expression of lncRNAs CARMN, LUCAT1, SMILR, and MALAT1 was tested in clinical aortic tissue and blood plasma samples from TAA and non-TAA patients using the qRT-PCR method. The Mann-Whitney U test was used to compare ΔCt values between th...

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News  13 results

Respiratory effects may account for worse survival in women undergoing DTA and TAAA repair
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/200917/aneurysms/respiratory-effects-may-account-worse-survival-women-undergoing-dta?channel=39313
Mark S. Lesney

May 14th, 2019 - Women undergoing open descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (DTA) and open thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm (TAAA) repair are not at greater risk for operative mortality than their male counterparts. However, they are at significantly greater risk f.

Aortic aneurysm: Fluoroquinolones, genetic counseling
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/173577/cardiology/aortic-aneurysm-fluoroquinolones-genetic-counseling?channel=312
Mark R. Goldstein, MD, FACP, Luca Mascitelli, MD

Sep 4th, 2018 - To the Editor: We read with interest the article by Cikach et al on thoracic aortic aneurysm. 1 For medical management of this condition, the authors emphasized controlling blood pressure and heart rate and also avoiding isometric exercises and he.

Thoracic aortic aneurysm: How to counsel, when to refer
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/166717/cardiology/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm-how-counsel-when-refer?channel=312
Frank Cikach, MD, Milind Y. Desai, MD, FACC, FAHA, FESC et. al.

Jun 1st, 2018 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) needs to be detected, monitored, and managed in a timely manner to prevent a serious consequence such as acute dissection or rupture. But only about 5% of patients experience symptoms before an acute event occurs, an.

Open TAA repair surpasses TEVAR survival
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/89380/interventional-cardiology-surgery/open-taa-repair-surpasses-tevar
Mitchel L. Zoler

Dec 12th, 2014 - CHICAGO – Endovascular repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms confers an immediate but short-lived survival advantage over open repair that completely disappears and then reverses 4. 5 years after intervention, a study showed.

Routinely screen relatives when thoracic aortic aneurysm disease presents before age 60
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/79684/vascular/routinely-screen-relatives-when-thoracic-aortic-aneurysm-disease
Bruce Jancin

Jan 3rd, 2014 - DALLAS – Routine screening is warranted for the first-degree relatives of patients who present with thoracic aortic disease before age 60 years in the absence of predisposing conditions such as hypertension, Marfan syndrome, or bicuspid aortic val.

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Patient Education  39 results see all →