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ALLMedicine™ Constrictive Pericarditis Center

Research & Reviews  423 results

A case series of constrictive pericarditis and suggested echocardiographic diagnostic c...
The Journal of International Medical Research; Li J, Li R et. al.

Nov 9th, 2022 - The diagnosis of constrictive pericarditis (CP) is challenging as there are currently no standard echocardiographic diagnostic criteria. In this retrospective case series, we analyzed and summarized the features of 25 patients with CP and proposed...

Sclerotherapy of oesophageal varices may induce chronic constrictive pericarditis in ch...
Cardiology in the Young; Bichali S, Uguen J et. al.

Oct 12th, 2022 - Constrictive pericarditis is rare in children and can be difficult to diagnose. It has been described in adults after sclerotherapy of oesophageal varices but not in children. We report two cases of chronic constrictive pericarditis after scleroth...

Left Ventricular Angiogram in Constrictive Pericarditis.
The Journal of Invasive Cardiology; Ahmed AS, Divani G et. al.

Oct 7th, 2022 - A 14-year-old boy presented with dyspnea on exertion and easy fatiguability for 1 year. He also had an episode of pedal edema 6 months prior, which resolved with diuretics. He had a history of tuberculosis treated with a 6-month course of antitube...

Analysis of risk factors of multiorgan failure after pericardiectomy for constrictive p...
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Huang JB, Wen ZK et. al.

Oct 1st, 2022 - We aimed to investigate risk factors of multiorgan failure following pericardiectomy. This was a retrospective study of patients undergoing pericardiectomy between January 1994 and May 2021 at three hospitals. 826 patients were included in the stu...

A Case of Hodgkin Lymphoma Presenting Initially with Constrictive Pericarditis.
International Journal of Surgical Pathology; Kim EE, Jeon YK et. al.

Sep 30th, 2022 - A Case of Hodgkin Lymphoma Presenting Initially with Constrictive Pericarditis.|2022|Kim EE,Jeon YK,Koh J,|

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Prospective Registry of Patients With Isolated Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation

Feb 2nd, 2021 - Inclusion criteria Severe isolated TR for more than 6 months Exclusion criteria Severe mitral and aortic valvular heart disease Age equals to or more than 75 years Malignancy or serious comorbidity with life expectancy < 5years Acute or subacute i...

Septal Shift for the Diagnosis of COnstrictive Pericarditis: The Impact of Inspiratory Effort Quantification on Deep Breathing Manoeuvres

Sep 5th, 2018 - This study will evaluate the effect of deep breathing manoeuvres on inter ventricular interdependency physiology. By providing further insight in this basic physiology we want to add more comprehensive data in favor or not of constrictive pericard...

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

May 2nd, 2018 - Intrapericardial fibrinolytic agents are used in the drainage of tuberculous, purulent, neoplastic and other inflammatory pericardial effusions to prevent recurrent effusions and constrictive pericarditis. This use is based on evidence from case r...

Management of Pericarditis in Children.

Aug 17th, 2017 - Pericarditis usually present with chest pain and dyspnea. Effusion can present with no symptoms, dull ache in left chest and abdominal pain Cardiac tamponade is recognized by the excessive fall of systolic blood pressure Diagnostic workup A) Chest...

Colchicine to Prevent Post-Pericardiotomy Syndrome and Atrial Fibrillation

Jun 21st, 2017 - Background. Patients undergoing cardiac surgery are at risk for post-pericardiotomy syndrome and post-operative atrial fibrillation. It is unknown whether post-pericardiotomy syndrome predisposes patients to constrictive pericarditis, but cardiac ...

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News  22 results

FDA Probes LAAO; Dairy Fat's Heart Benefit; Repatha OK'd for Pediatric HeFH

Sep 28th, 2021 - In response to a study published in August, FDA is investigating whether women really have worse outcomes after Watchman left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO) than men. Shorter intervals between measurements: a way to slice a minute off standard ...

Heart Failure Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESC, 2021) 

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Clinical practice guidelines on the management of heart failure by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) were published in August 2021 in the European Heart Journal.[1] HFpEF (heart failure with preserved ejection fraction) diagnosis requires e...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on Key Aspects of Heart Failure

Feb 7th, 2020 - Because of increased myocardial oxygen consumption and demand beyond a critical level, the following high-output states can precipitate the clinical presentation of heart failure: Profound anemia Thyrotoxicosis Myxedema Paget disease of bone Albri...

Analyze This Image: Young and Short of Breath

Dec 2nd, 2016 - Explanation: What is shown in Figure 1 is the pulse-wave (PW) Doppler through the left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT). The rhythm is regular, but the peak velocities vary from 0.8 m/s to 1.1 m/s. When there is significant variability in the flow...

How to tell constrictive pericarditis from mimickers
Cardiology News;

Feb 11th, 2015 - A patient with constrictive pericarditis will have enhanced ventricular interaction arising from the restraint imposed by a rigid, diseased pericardium. That’s crucial.

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Patient Education  10 results see all →