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ALLMedicine™ Prosthetic Heart Valves Center

Research & Reviews  191 results

Perioperative management of patients with prosthetic heart valves-A narrative review.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9387617
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Nath SS, Parashar S

Jul 9th, 2022 - Worldwide, about 13% of the 200,000 annual recipients of prosthetic heart valves (PHV) present for various surgical procedures. Also, more and more females are opting for pregnancies after having PHV. All patients with PHV present unique challenge...

64Cu-DOTATATE PET-CT-skanning and Infective Endocarditis.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05432427

Jun 27th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is an infection of the heart lining, primarily mediated by an endothelial injury causing activation of inflammatory cytokines and cells thus forming a thrombus creating a basis for bacteria adherence. The incidence rate...

Warfarin resistance: possibilities to solve this problem. A case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9235305
The Journal of International Medical Research; Mostbauer H, Nishkumay O et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Effective prevention of thromboembolism is essential for patients with mechanical prosthetic heart valves. For this group of patients, vitamin K antagonists (VKAs) remain the drug group of choice despite the widespread use of new anticoagulants in...

Long-Term Outcomes of Ross Procedure versus Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement: Meta-A...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tcm.2022.06.005
Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine; Sá MP, Van den Eynde J et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - In the era of lifetime management of aortic valve disease, the Ross procedure emerged as an alternative to prosthetic heart valves for young adults; however, more long-term data are warranted. We performed a meta-analysis of reconstructed time-to-...

Transcatheter closure of periprosthetic leaks.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pcad.2022.06.006
Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases; Gössl M

Jun 20th, 2022 - Percutaneous paravalvular leak closure represents a small but important niche in structural interventions in the current era of interventional cardiology. It is estimated that paravalvular regurgitation affects 2-17% of all implanted prosthetic he...

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Guidelines  3 results

Characteristics of surgical prosthetic heart valves and problems around labeling: A doc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.04.001
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Durko AP, Head SJ et. al.

May 16th, 2019 - Intraoperative surgical prosthetic heart valve (SHV) choice is a key determinant of successful surgery and positive postoperative outcomes. Currently, many controversies exist around the sizing and labeling of SHVs rendering the comparison of diff...

Computational Fluid Dynamics Assessment Associated with Transcatheter Heart Valve Prost...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6095731
Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology; Wei ZA, Sonntag SJ et. al.

Apr 21st, 2018 - The governing international standard for the development of prosthetic heart valves is International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 5840. This standard requires the assessment of the thrombus potential of transcatheter heart valve substitu...

Parenteral anticoagulants in heart disease: current status and perspectives (Section II...
https://doi.org/10.1160/TH12-06-0403
Thrombosis and Haemostasis; De Caterina R, Husted S et. al.

May 3rd, 2013 - Anticoagulants are a mainstay of cardiovascular therapy, and parenteral anticoagulants have widespread use in cardiology, especially in acute situations. Parenteral anticoagulants include unfractionated heparin, low-molecular-weight heparins, the ...

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Drugs  52 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

64Cu-DOTATATE PET-CT-skanning and Infective Endocarditis.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05432427

Jun 27th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is an infection of the heart lining, primarily mediated by an endothelial injury causing activation of inflammatory cytokines and cells thus forming a thrombus creating a basis for bacteria adherence. The incidence rate...

The Perioperative Management of Anti-thrombotic Drug Registry
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03695159

May 11th, 2022 - The purpose of the study is to investigate contemporary antiplatelet therapy management of patients referred for non-cardiac and cardiac surgical procedures while on chronic therapy with antiplatelet and/or anticoagulant drugs. These medications a...

Effectiveness of Handheld Ultrasound for Diagnosing Patients With TMD
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05324826

Apr 12th, 2022 - Currently, patients complaining of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain are evaluated clinically, which includes measurements of their maximal incisal opening (MIO) lateral and protrusive excursions, recording their current pain duration and frequen...

The Study of Biological Prosthetic Heart Valves With the "Easy Change" System
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04442100

Oct 6th, 2021 - The study of new biological heart valves with the "easy change" system, including an assessment of the basic hemodynamic characteristics of the prosthesis, complications associated with valve implantation, and general mortality

Early Versus Late Post Caesarean Section Oral Anticoagulation Initiation and Risk of Maternal Complications in Patients With Mechanical Heart Valve Prosthesis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04855110

Apr 22nd, 2021 - -Background and Rationale: Cardiac valve replacement surgery has saved the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients with acquired (e.g. rheumatic) or congenital cardiac disorders (McLintock, 2011). Pregnancy induces a state of hypercoagulability...

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News  31 results

DOAC After Heart Valve Procedure?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/chf/91528

Mar 8th, 2021 - Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) are getting used off-label with prosthetic heart valves, even mechanical valves in some cases, a national registry showed. At least some valve patients were discharged with a DOAC prescription at 78.6% 0f the 1,0...

Weed a Blood Pressure Med? Too Many Statin Trials; Men Still Hold Guideline Reins
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/91121

Feb 9th, 2021 - Months of medical marijuana use lowered 24-hour blood pressure among older adults with hypertension in a prospective study. (European Journal of Internal Medicine) Thousands of redundant clinical trials on statins in China left thousands of partic...

POET: No Late Failure With Oral Antibiotic for Endocarditis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/910731

Mar 21st, 2019 - NEW ORLEANS — Longer-term follow-up of stabilized patients with infective endocarditis in the left side of the heart shows no delayed treatment failure with a change from intravenous to early oral antibiotic treatment, sparing them weeks of in-hos...

Greater Risks With Post-TAVR Rivaroxaban Halt GALILEO Trial
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/903230

Oct 10th, 2018 - The phase 3 GALILEO trial has been terminated early after a preliminary analysis showed that rivaroxaban (Xarelto; Bayer/Janssen) was associated with an increase in all-cause death, thromboembolic events, and bleeding when given following successf...

Greater Risks With Post-TAVR Rivaroxaban Halt GALILEO Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903230

Oct 10th, 2018 - The phase 3 GALILEO trial has been terminated early after a preliminary analysis showed that rivaroxaban (Xarelto; Bayer/Janssen) was associated with an increase in all-cause death, thromboembolic events, and bleeding when given following successf...

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