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Research & Reviews  3,801 results

Alterations in the Nucleocytoplasmic Transport in Heart Transplant Rejection.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2021.09.003
Transplantation Proceedings; Lozano-Edo S, Sánchez-Lázaro I et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2021 - Nucleocytoplasmic transport is a crucial process for cell function. Previous studies have observed alterations in different molecules involved in it, relating them to ventricular function. However, there are no published data evaluating possible d...

Combination of matrine and tacrolimus alleviates acute rejection in murine heart transp...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.intimp.2021.108218
International Immunopharmacology; Zheng S, Chen Y et. al.

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Matrine, an alkaloid derived from traditional Chinese herbs, has been confirmed to regulate immunity and exert anti-inflammatory effects. Matrine injection has been widely used in clinic therapy for anti-tumor and anti-inflammatory diseases. Heart...

Pilot Study of Sex-matched vs. Sex-mismatched Red Blood Cell Transfusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04814264

Oct 21st, 2021 - Blood transfusion is one of the most common procedures performed during hospitalization. Approximately 85 million red blood cell (RBC) units are transfused globally each year. RBC units are matched for blood groups but matching for other donor cha...

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Guidelines  3 results

Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Cardiac Transplant Network Position Statement ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2019.12.025
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Chih S, McDonald M et. al.

Mar 9th, 2020 - Significant practice-changing developments have occurred in the care of heart transplantation candidates and recipients over the past decade. This Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Cardiac Transplant Network Position Statement provides evid...

Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Heart Rhythm Society 2016 Implantable Cardiove...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2016.09.009
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Bennett M, Parkash R et. al.

Dec 31st, 2016 - Sudden cardiac death is a major public health issue in Canada. However, despite the overwhelming evidence to support the use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) in the prevention of cardiac death there remains significant variability...

The 2016 International Society for Heart Lung Transplantation listing criteria for hear...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2015.10.023
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... Mehra MR, Canter CE et. al.

Jan 19th, 2016 - The 2016 International Society for Heart Lung Transplantation listing criteria for heart transplantation: A 10-year update.|2016|Mehra MR,Canter CE,Hannan MM,Semigran MJ,Uber PA,|standards,supply & distribution,

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  42 results

Donor-Derived Cell-free DNA to DETect REjection in Cardiac Transplantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05081739

Oct 21st, 2021 - Subjects will be enrolled into the study while on the transplant waiting list prior to heart transplantation. All subjects will follow the center's standard of care surveillance schedule from transplant through 4 post-transplantation. EMB during t...

Pilot Study of Sex-matched vs. Sex-mismatched Red Blood Cell Transfusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04814264

Oct 21st, 2021 - Blood transfusion is one of the most common procedures performed during hospitalization. Approximately 85 million red blood cell (RBC) units are transfused globally each year. RBC units are matched for blood groups but matching for other donor cha...

Evaluation of Safety and Effectiveness of The SherpaPak in Donation After Circulatory Death Heart Transplantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05038943

Oct 11th, 2021 - The investigators will accept donors between the ages of 18 and 49 without any known history of coronary artery disease, insulin dependent diabetes, or long-term smoking (>20 pack/years) and normal baseline cardiac function (EF>50) assessed with t...

Transplant Renal Artery Stenosis: Observation Versus Stenting
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05046496

Sep 16th, 2021 - Transplant renal artery stenosis (TRAS) is abnormal narrowing of the main blood vessel to the kidney transplant and has historically been considered a surgical complication. In heart transplantation, it has long been recognised that rejection can ...

Pilot Study: Interest of Belatacept as a Non-nephrotoxic Immunosuppressive Treatment in Cardiac Transplant Patients at Risk of Chronic Renal Failure (BELACOEUR)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04180085

Apr 21st, 2021 - Heart transplantation (TC) is the standard treatment for terminal heart failure. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a common complication responsible for increased mortality and morbidity. The main risk factors for progression to CKD are advanced age...

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News  129 results

Elderly Heart Transplant Patients Have 5-Year Survival Similar to Younger Recipients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953644

Jun 24th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Survival of elderly heart transplant recipients at five years is similar to that of younger recipients even though older adults are more likely to get organs from higher-risk donors, a recent study suggests. Researchers examined...

'Liquid Biopsy' Detects Acute Heart Transplant Rejection
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944494

Jan 21st, 2021 - Levels of circulating, donor-derived cell-free DNA (ddcfDNA) can detect acute heart transplant rejection earlier than tissue biopsy and could eliminate about 80% of invasive heart tissue biopsies currently used to detect rejection, results of a va...

FDA OKs Abbott's HeartMate 3 LVAD for Use in Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942924

Dec 18th, 2020 - The HeartMate 3 (Abbott) left ventricular assist device (LVAD) can now be used in pediatric patients with advanced refractory left ventricular heart failure who are awaiting heart transplantation or who are not candidates for heart transplantation...

Race, Sex Biases Crop Up in HF Patient Evaluations
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/chf/87673

Jul 21st, 2020 - Given the same clinical history, hypothetical heart failure patients were viewed differently by clinicians depending on gender and race, though recommended therapy was largely similar, researchers found in a study. Clinicians were randomized to on...

Wide Variation in Post-Heart Transplant Pregnancy Practice Patterns
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929300

Apr 24th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Practice patterns surrounding pregnancy after heart transplantation vary widely in the U.S. and many clinicians mistakenly believe that pregnancy is contraindicated in all cases, a recent survey suggests. "I believe practice pat...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →