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ALLMedicine™ Mitral Stenosis Center

Research & Reviews  605 results

Impact of Mitral Annular Calcium and Mitral Stenosis on Outcomes After Transcatheter Ao...
The American Journal of Cardiology; Mesnier J, Urena M et. al.

Jul 21st, 2021 - Mitral annular calcium (MAC) is a common finding in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and may be associated with mitral stenosis (MAC-MS). Their impact on post-TAVI outcomes remains controversial. We sought to asse...

Hypomagnesaemia causing functional hypoparathyroidism in rheumatic mitral stenosis lead...
BMJ Case Reports; Jacob J, Raghothama S et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - A 23-year-old young woman with a known history of valvular heart disease of rheumatic origin, post balloon mitral valvotomy 5 years ago, presented with fever, palpitations and breathlessness. ECG showed atrial fibrillation with fast ventricular ra...

Another Brick in the Wall: Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty for Flow-Limiting Mitral ...
JACC. Cardiovascular Interventions; Boretto P, Vairo A et. al.

Jul 18th, 2021 - Another Brick in the Wall: Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty for Flow-Limiting Mitral Stenosis in Patient With LVAD.|2021|Boretto P,Vairo A,Cusenza V,Alunni G,Frea S,|

Unusual "cardiac" cause of hemoptysis: Accessory cardiac bronchus.
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Dogra N, Singla K et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - Hemoptysis is a common presenting feature of tuberculosis, pulmonary parenchymal malignancy, bronchiectasis, or a cardiac pathology as mitral stenosis. Relevant clinical history, physical examination, laboratory investigations, and radiology usual...

Safety and Efficacy of Ibutilide for Acute Pharmacological Cardioversion of Rheumatic A...
Cardiology Shenthar J, Banavalikar B et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Ibutilide is indicated for acute cardioversion of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF). However, its efficacy and safety in the pharmacological cardioversion of rheumatic AF are unknown. Patients with mild-to-moderate rheumatic mitral valve (MV) d...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  8 results

Prediction of AF in ESUS

Oct 16th, 2018 - A new clinical entity termed Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source (ESUS) was recently introduced by the Cryptogenic Stroke/ESUS International Working Group, which describes stroke patients for whom the source of embolism remains undetected despit...

Uses of CMR in Detection of Left Atrial Thrombus

Sep 9th, 2018 - Patients with Mitral stenosis that admitted in Assiut University hospital -Cardiovascular Department for doing Percutaneous Mitral Commissurotomy Will undergo Trans-esophageal echo and Cardiac Magnetic Resonance for detection of left atrial Thromb...

Mitral Annuloplasty Rings RCT

Sep 24th, 2017 - Recently published work has suggested that mitral valve annuloplasty ring type may affect the development of post-repair mitral stenosis resulting in adverse intracardiac hemodynamics and poor functional status. However, these results have not bee...

Surgery and Transcatheter Intervention for Structural Heart Diseases

Sep 27th, 2016 - This project is a 5 years prospective,observational,longitudinal registration study on clinical surgical and interventional treatment of structural heart disease.Firstly,patients with structural heart disease, whom received surgical,interventional...

ReAl-life Multicentre Survey Evaluating Stroke Prevention Strategies (RAMSES)

Sep 22nd, 2015 - Atrial fibrillation (AF), classified as nonvalvular (NVAF) in the absence of rheumatic mitral stenosis or valvular prosthesis,is the most common arrhythmia, with an estimated prevalence of 1.5-2%. AF is associated with a greater risk of arterial t...

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News  30 results

NICE Draft Guidance on Management of Heart Valve Disease

Mar 18th, 2021 - The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a draft guideline on the management of heart valve disease in adults. Here is a summary of the key recommendations: Referral Consider echocardiogram for adults with murmur ...

'Low-Risk' Valvular AF in Some May be Risky Enough for Oral Anticoagulation

Sep 10th, 2020 - Some patients with "valvular" atrial fibrillation (AF) and stroke-risk scores low enough for oral anticoagulation (OAC) not to be indicated may actually face enough thromboembolic risk to justify the lifelong therapy, a new report suggests. The co...

Antibiotic Class Associated With Heart Valve Problems

Sep 11th, 2019 - Exposure to fluoroquinolone antibiotics is linked to a heightened risk of left-sided valvular regurgitation, analysis of adverse event reporting data showed. Fluoroquinolones overall held a significant 45% higher likelihood of valvular regurgitati...

Analyze This Image: What Is Being Shown Here?

May 30th, 2019 - Explanation The correct answer is cyanosis. Reduced excursion of the mitral leaflets during diastole is shown in the apical four-chamber view (Figure 1). The color Doppler image (Figure 2) shows turbulent flow entering the left ventricle during di...

DOACs Promising for Afib Patients With Mitral Stenosis

Mar 11th, 2019 - Patients with mitral stenosis and atrial fibrillation (Afib) did well on direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) for thromboembolic event prevention, retrospective data indicated. Individuals with both conditions who were using DOACs off-label had fewe...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →