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Research & Reviews  799 results

Prognostic value of left atrial volume index in degenerative mitral stenosis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10554-022-02691-z
The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging; Yedidya I, Butcher SC et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Degenerative mitral stenosis (DMS) is associated with a poor prognosis. Although mean transmitral gradient (TMG) has shown a good correlation with outcome, little is known about the association between other echocardiographic parameters and progno...

Recommendations for the Use of Echocardiography in the Evaluation of Rheumatic Heart Di...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2022.10.009
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... Pandian NG, Kim JK et. al.

Nov 26th, 2022 - Acute rheumatic fever and its chronic sequela, rheumatic heart disease (RHD), pose major health problems globally, and remain the most common cardiovascular disease in children and young people worldwide. Echocardiography is the most important dia...

Procedural complications associated with percutaneous mitral balloon valvotomy: A syste...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14779072.2022.2152328
Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy; Rashid H, Haq ZU et. al.

Nov 25th, 2022 - As Percutaneous mitral balloon valvotomy (PMBV) remains the keystone in treating mitral stenosis, we conducted this review to elucidate the cumulative frequency and predictors of complications following PMBV and their occurrence in various patient...

Transcatheter therapies for severe aortic and mitral stenosis: To stage or not to stage?
https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.30468
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Offici... Abdulla A, Jneid H

Nov 16th, 2022 - Transcatheter therapies for severe aortic and mitral stenosis: To stage or not to stage?|2022|Abdulla A,Jneid H,|diagnostic imaging,surgery,diagnostic imaging,surgery,adverse effects,surgery,surgery,

Evaluation of Mitral-Aortic Flow Velocity Integral Ratio as a Tool to Differentiate Bet...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2022.10.002
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia; Gogoi GK, Das S et. al.

Nov 11th, 2022 - To evaluate mitral-aortic flow velocity integral ratio (MAVIR) as an echocardiographic tool to differentiate between severe and nonsevere mitral regurgitation (MR), compared with regurgitant volume (RVol) and effective regurgitant orifice area (ER...

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Guidelines  1 results

Recommendations for the Use of Echocardiography in the Evaluation of Rheumatic Heart Di...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2022.10.009
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... Pandian NG, Kim JK et. al.

Nov 26th, 2022 - Acute rheumatic fever and its chronic sequela, rheumatic heart disease (RHD), pose major health problems globally, and remain the most common cardiovascular disease in children and young people worldwide. Echocardiography is the most important dia...

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Drugs  7 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  39 results

INVestIgation of rheumatiC AF Treatment Using Vitamin K Antagonists, Rivaroxaban or Aspirin Studies, Non-Inferiority
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02832544

Oct 5th, 2022 - Non-Inferiority Trial of rivaroxaban versus VKAs: 4,500 patients Inclusion Criteria: RVHD diagnosed by echocardiography at any time prior to enrollment Age ≥18 Increased risk of stroke by any of the following CHA2DS2-VASc score ≥ 2 OR Moderate/Sev...

French National Observatory of Percutaneous Mitral Commissurotomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02783248

Sep 21st, 2022 - This is a multicenter prospective observational study conducted in French medico-surgical sites. The Percutaneous Mitral Commissurotomy (PMC) is the standard treatment for Mitral stenosis (MS) in patients with rheumatic favorable characteristics. ...

Efficacy and Safety of Edoxaban in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Mitral Stenosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05540587

Sep 14th, 2022 - Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) are generally recommended as 1st line therapy for oral anticoagulant in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). But, the efficacy and safety of NOAC in AF patients with prosthetic mechanical hea...

Validation of B-type Natriuretic Peptide With N-terminal Pro B-type Natriuretic Peptide in Perioperative Risk Assessment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05352698

Jul 5th, 2022 - This is a single-centre, prospective study to determine the correlation and comparative thresholds between NT ProBNP (Roche) and BNP (Abbott) tests. This will involve simultaneous serum sampling for both BNP and NT ProBNP at pre-surgical screening...

Incidence of Residual Tricuspid Regurgitation in Patients Undergoing Left-heart Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04414358

May 13th, 2022 - Functional tricuspid regurgitation (TR) was defined as TR occurring secondary to left heart, especially mitral valve stenosis or pulmonary disease. Previous study reported that about 30% - 50% of patients with significant mitral stenosis developed...

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News  57 results

Rivaroxaban Outmatched by VKAs for AF in Rheumatic Heart Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979861

Aug 28th, 2022 - Contrary to expectations, vitamin K antagonists (VKAs) reduced the risk for ischemic stroke and death compared with the factor Xa inhibitor rivaroxaban (Xarelto, Janssen) in patients with rheumatic heart disease and atrial fibrillation, in the INV...

Depression Tied to a Doubling of New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966998

Jan 21st, 2022 - Depression is associated with a significantly increased cumulative incidence of, and risk for, atrial fibrillation (AF), new research suggests. In a cohort study of more than five million adults, the cumulative incidence of new-onset AF was double...

Death From Lack of Cardiac ICU Beds; New CMS Labor Rates; Affordable Housing and BP
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/94487

Sep 13th, 2021 - An Alabama man had a cardiac arrest and died while emergency department staff called dozens of hospitals in search of an available ICU bed. (Newsweek) Here's one way to deliver bystander CPR and basic life support training to the public during the...

Post-MitraClip Gradients Not So Dangerous After All
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/pci/92163

Apr 19th, 2021 - Patients with secondary mitral regurgitation (MR) who were left with high gradients after a MitraClip procedure were not inherently at a disadvantage in their subsequent clinical outcomes, according to a COAPT analysis. MitraClip-treated trial par...

NICE Draft Guidance on Management of Heart Valve Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947740

Mar 19th, 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 ...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →