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Research & Reviews  317 results

Usefulness of Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonists in Patients With Recurrent Pericarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2020.03.041
The American Journal of Cardiology; Khayata M, Shah NP et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and colchicine remain the standard of care as the initial treatment of acute pericarditis. Corticosteroids and traditional immunosuppressive medications are often added if patients develop recurrent symptoms an...

The autoinflammatory side of recurrent pericarditis: Enlightening the pathogenesis for ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tcm.2020.04.006
Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine; Lopalco G, Rigante D et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Recurrent pericarditis (RP) is a troublesome and debilitating complication of acute pericarditis. Although the etiopathogenesis of this condition remains unknown, an intricate overlap of autoimmune and autoinflammatory pathways has been hypothesiz...

ACUTE EFFECTS OF INTERLEUKIN-1 BLOCKADE USING ANAKINRA IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE PERICARDI...
https://doi.org/10.1097/FJC.0000000000000847
Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology; Wohlford GF, Buckley LF et. al.

Apr 15th, 2020 - Interleukin-1 (IL-1) receptor antagonist (anakinra) has been shown to be effective in steroid-dependent recurrent pericarditis resistant to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and colchicine. We sought to evaluate the acute efficacy of ...

Treatment of Acute Pericarditis With Anakinra
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03224585

Mar 24th, 2020 - Acute pericarditis is a clinical syndrome characterized by a profound inflammation of the membrane tissue that surrounds, supports and protects the heart. Acute pericarditis can be caused by a variety of infectious and non-infectious agents, but i...

PR depression with multilead ST elevation and ST depression in aVR by left circumflex a...
https://doi.org/10.1111/anec.12752
Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology : the Official Journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc REFERENCES; Zhan ZQ, Nikus K et. al.

Feb 20th, 2020 - PR-segment depression with multilead ST-segment elevation and ST-segment depression in lead aVR are classic ECG manifestation of acute pericarditis. We present a patient, where the etiology of these ECG features was acute ST-elevation myocardial i...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  349 results

Usefulness of Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonists in Patients With Recurrent Pericarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2020.03.041
The American Journal of Cardiology; Khayata M, Shah NP et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and colchicine remain the standard of care as the initial treatment of acute pericarditis. Corticosteroids and traditional immunosuppressive medications are often added if patients develop recurrent symptoms an...

The autoinflammatory side of recurrent pericarditis: Enlightening the pathogenesis for ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tcm.2020.04.006
Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine; Lopalco G, Rigante D et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Recurrent pericarditis (RP) is a troublesome and debilitating complication of acute pericarditis. Although the etiopathogenesis of this condition remains unknown, an intricate overlap of autoimmune and autoinflammatory pathways has been hypothesiz...

ACUTE EFFECTS OF INTERLEUKIN-1 BLOCKADE USING ANAKINRA IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE PERICARDI...
https://doi.org/10.1097/FJC.0000000000000847
Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology; Wohlford GF, Buckley LF et. al.

Apr 15th, 2020 - Interleukin-1 (IL-1) receptor antagonist (anakinra) has been shown to be effective in steroid-dependent recurrent pericarditis resistant to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and colchicine. We sought to evaluate the acute efficacy of ...

Treatment of Acute Pericarditis With Anakinra
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03224585

Mar 24th, 2020 - Acute pericarditis is a clinical syndrome characterized by a profound inflammation of the membrane tissue that surrounds, supports and protects the heart. Acute pericarditis can be caused by a variety of infectious and non-infectious agents, but i...

PR depression with multilead ST elevation and ST depression in aVR by left circumflex a...
https://doi.org/10.1111/anec.12752
Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology : the Official Journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc REFERENCES; Zhan ZQ, Nikus K et. al.

Feb 20th, 2020 - PR-segment depression with multilead ST-segment elevation and ST-segment depression in lead aVR are classic ECG manifestation of acute pericarditis. We present a patient, where the etiology of these ECG features was acute ST-elevation myocardial i...

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News  39 results

When does pericarditis merit a workup for autoimmune or inflammatory disease?
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/99078/cardiology/when-does-pericarditis-merit-workup-autoimmune-or-inflammatory-disease?channel=194
M. Chadi Alraies, MD, FACP, M. Motaz Baibars, MD, FACP et. al.

May 1st, 2015 - Pericarditis is in most cases a one-time disease simply treated with anti-inflammatory drugs. It requires no extensive workup for systemic inflammatory or autoimmune disease.

Colchicine: First-Line Therapy in Pericarditis?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/41334

Sep 1st, 2013 - Action Points Note that this large randomized trial suggests that the use of colchicine as a first-line agent for acute pericarditis appears to be safe and effective. Be aware that the study was conducted in Italian centers which may limit general...

Myopericardial Inflammatory Syndrome Has Favorable Prognosis: Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/805275

Jun 3rd, 2013 - TORINO, Italy — In a prospective study, almost 500 patients with pericarditis, myopericarditis, or perimyocarditis who were followed for three years had "benign" outcomes, and the only significant complication was recurrent pericarditis[1]. Unlike...

Should we still use electrocardiography to diagnose pericardial disease?
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95939/cardiology/should-we-still-use-electrocardiography-diagnose-pericardial-disease?channel=194
M. Chadi Alraies, MD, FACP, Allan L. Klein, MD, FRCP(C), FACC, FAHA, FASE

Feb 1st, 2013 - Yes. Acute pericarditis has a unique clinical presentation, physical findings, and electrocardiographic (ECG) changes.

#12: What's new in constrictive pericarditis with Dr Jae Oh
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/801936

Aug 7th, 2012 - This feature requires the newest version of Flash. You can download it here. In this second discussion on pericarditis, Dr Bernard Gersh is joined by Dr Jae Oh, professor of medicine and director of cardiac imaging and the pericardial diseases cli...

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