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Research & Reviews  1,155 results

Cardiac hemangioma producing pericardial effusion detected on thoracoscopic pericardial...
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Fujita T, Kawaguchi Y et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - A 76-year-old woman presented with dyspnea. Computed tomography showed massive pericardial effusion, so percutaneous catheter drainage was performed. The usual causes of exudate were ruled out, and no diagnosis was reached. Thoracoscopic pericardi...

Cardiopulmonary alterations by ultrasound in a patient with uncomplicated mixed malaria...
Malaria Journal; Wegener A, Lima KO et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - Information on cardiopulmonary complications in clinical malaria is sparse and diagnosis may be difficult in resource-limited areas due to lack of proper diagnostic tools and access to medical care. A case of pericardial effusion and pulmonary alt...

Pericardiocentesis in children: 20-year experience at a tertiary children's hospital.
Cardiology in the Young; Herron C, Forbes TJ et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Pericardiocentesis is the invasive percutaneous procedure for acute and chronic excessive accumulation of pericardial fluid. There is a paucity of data on the effectiveness and safety of pericardiocentesis in children. To evaluate the effectivenes...

Colchicine-induced rhabdomyolysis: a review of 83 cases.
BMJ Case Reports; Abudalou M, Mohamed AS et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2021 - A 74-year-old man with medical history significant for atrial fibrillation, hyperlipidaemia and coronary artery disease on atorvastatin presented to the emergency department with profound weakness. The patient reports he first noticed his weakness...

Bedside echocardiography for diagnosis of intracardiac cement embolism after percutaneo...
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Yin P, Hu J et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2021 - This case report is to demonstrate that a female patient had suddenly become unconscious 14 hours after percutaneous vertebroplasty. Bedside echocardiogram showed that the patient had a strong echo in the right heart with a small amount of pericar...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  21 results

Combination Chemotherapy and Dasatinib in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Apr 22nd, 2020 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To assess the safety and tolerability of dasatinib 100 mg/day given after intensive induction (daunorubicin hydrochloride [daunorubicin]/cytarabine), and consolidation chemotherapy (high-dose cytarabine) and as single agent ...

Evaluation of CARdiac Abnormalities by Echocardiography and MRI in Malnourished Patients Suffering From Anorexia Nervosa

Jul 25th, 2018 - Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder occurring most frequently in adolescent females, characterized by 1/ voluntary dietary restriction, leading to lower than normal body weight and, often, loss of considerable amount of weight and, thereby, mal...

Impact of Colchicine Therapy on Arrhythmia Recurrence After Acute Pericardial Effusion

Jun 5th, 2018 - RFCA was started as a rhythm control of atrial fibrillation about 10 years before and the superiority of RFCA to medical treatment has been continuously reporting, so RFCA is globally performed nowadays. Acute pericardial effusion could occur duri...

IMPI 2 - A Trial of Intrapericardial Alteplase in Large Pericardial Effusion

May 2nd, 2018 - The Second Investigation of the Management of Pericarditis (IMPI-2) Trial will compare the effectiveness and safety of complete percutaneous pericardial drainage facilitated by intrapericardial alteplase (recombinant human tissue-type plasminogen ...

Intrapleural Bevacizumab Injection for Malignant Effusion in Lung Cancer

Dec 14th, 2017 - Inclusion Criteria: Histological or cytological diagnosis of non-small cell lung cancer. Cytological diagnosis of malignant pleural or pericardial effusion (MPE) Symptomatic MPE evaluated by researchers Unsuitable for or reject systemic therapy of...

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News  89 results

Diagnostic Errors in the COVID-19 Era

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Editor's note: Some details have been changed to protect the patient's identity. Jaya Mallidi, MD, MHS It was an unusually quiet Saturday afternoon on call. I was sipping coffee and leisurely reading that day's echocardiograms. On one, ordered for...

Diagnostic Errors in the COVID-19 Era

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Editor's note: Some details have been changed to protect the patient's identity. Jaya Mallidi, MD, MHS It was an unusually quiet Saturday afternoon on call. I was sipping coffee and leisurely reading that day's echocardiograms. On one, ordered for...

Fast Five Quiz: Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

Apr 14th, 2020 - The most common gastrointestinal site of metastatic spread in lung cancer is the liver. The most common sites of distant metastases in the body also include bone, the adrenal glands and intra-abdominal lymph nodes, the brain and spinal cord, and t...

ECG Challenge: Cardiac Abnormalities After Aortic Valve Replacement

Jan 21st, 2020 - The correct diagnosis is sinus tachycardia, left atrial abnormality, and QRS (electrical) alternans, right axis caused by left posterior fascicular block (Figure 2). Figure 2. Courtesy of Dr Podrid. Discussion The rhythm is regular at a rate of 13...

Cardiac Tamponade in a Patient with Stage IV Lung Adenocarcinoma Treated with Pembrolizumab
Khan AM, Munir A et. al.

Sep 5th, 2019 - Background: In 2018, a male aged 62 years with a history of squamous cell tonsillar cancer, which was successfully treated by concurrent chemoradiation and selective neck dissection in 2014, was diagnosed with primary right sided lung adenocarcino.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →