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ALLMedicine™ Mitral Valve Prolapse Center

Research & Reviews  405 results

Sudden cardiac arrest as a presenting symptom of mitral valve prolapse.
BMJ Case Reports; Aderibigbe FJ, Mckenzie K et. al.

Jan 19th, 2022 - Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is a common and predominantly benign condition; however, occasional reports of cardiac arrest in individuals with MVP have raised concern for a malignant subtype. The risk of sudden cardiac arrest in MVP is twice as hig...

Cardiovascular manifestations of hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and hypermobility s...
Vascular Medicine (London, England); Rashed ER, Ruiz Maya T et. al.

Jan 11th, 2022 - Introduction: Mitral valve prolapse and aortic root dilatation are reported in association with hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (hEDS), but the full phenotypic spectrum of cardiovascular complications in this condition has not been studied in t...

Dark-blood late gadolinium enhancement CMR improves detection of papillary muscle fibro...
European Journal of Radiology; Van De Heyning CM, Holtackers RJ et. al.

Jan 1st, 2022 - Papillary muscle fibrosis may act as an arrhythmogenic substrate in patients with mitral valve prolapse (MVP). Previous studies used conventional bright-blood late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance (LGE CMR) imaging to asses...

Study of Mycobacterial Infections

Dec 30th, 2021 - The nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are ubiquitous environmental organisms foundin soil and water that rarely cause disease in humans. Since exposure to these organisms is universal and disease is rare, it can be concluded that normal host defen...

Automatic morphological classification of mitral valve diseases in echocardiographic im...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11548-021-02542-7 10.1016/j.jacc.2020.02.005 10.1016/S0022-5223(19)39144-5 10.1016/j.jormas.2019.06.002 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2018.07.024 10.1016/j.compbiomed.2021.104388 10.1109/TMI.2019.2955436 10.1007/s11548-019-01954-w 10.1109/TMI.2019.2900516 10.1109/tuffc.2020.2981037 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2014.09.001 10.1109/JBHI.2019.2959430 10.1109/TMI.2016.2535302
International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and ... Vafaeezadeh M, Behnam H et. al.

Dec 14th, 2021 - Carpentier's functional classification is a guide to explain the types of mitral valve regurgitation based on morphological features. There are four types of pathological morphologies, regardless of the presence or absence of mitral regurgitation:...

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Guidelines  1 results

Valvular and structural heart disease: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Ba...
Chest Salem DN, O'Gara PT et. al.

Jul 24th, 2008 - This chapter about antithrombotic therapy for valvular heart disease is part of the American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition). Grade 1 recommendations are strong and indicate that the benefits d...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Study of Mycobacterial Infections

Dec 30th, 2021 - The nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are ubiquitous environmental organisms foundin soil and water that rarely cause disease in humans. Since exposure to these organisms is universal and disease is rare, it can be concluded that normal host defen...

Clinical and Fundamental Aspects of Prosthetics and Translocation of Mitral Valve Chordae

Sep 16th, 2021 - Summary: This study compares the efficacy and the safety of two surgical procedures for the treatment of mitral valve prolapse due to degeneration of the mitral valve: chordae replacement and the translocation of secondary mitral valve chordae. In...

STretch and Myocardial Characterization in Arrythmogenic Mitral Valve Prolapse-2

Jun 8th, 2021 - Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is a frequent affection of the mitral valve with a prevalence of 2-3% in the general population. This valvular disease is generally considered as benign, but may at term evolve toward mitral valve regurgitation of vario...

The Right Ventricular Responses to Mild Hypercarbia After Mitral Valve Repair Surgery

Apr 9th, 2021 - The aims of the study is to investigate the right ventricular responses to mild hypercarbia after mitral valve prolapse repair surgery by the measurements obtained on pulmonary arterial catheter and transesophageal echocardiography. Investigators ...

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

Jul 26th, 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...

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News  28 results

Cataracts and Vascular Health; Risky Stimulant Use; CEC Adjudication Flaws

Oct 26th, 2021 - Does cataract surgery predict vascular and all-cause mortality a decade later? (British Journal of Ophthalmology) The "5 As" -- assess, advise, agree, assist, and arrange -- were highlighted in the American Heart Association's statements on how to...

NICE Draft Guidance on Management of Heart Valve Disease

Mar 19th, 2021 - The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a draft guideline on the management of heart valve disease in adults. Here is a summary of the key recommendations: Referral Consider echocardiogram for adults with murmur ...

What You Should Know About Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Mar 15th, 2021 - Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) refers to a heterogeneous group of heritable disorders of connective tissue resulting in tissue fragility, skin hyperextensibility, and joint hypermobility. The true prevalence is unknown but is estimated at 1 in 5000....

Down syndrome in adolescents
Pediatric News; Francine Pearce, MD

Mar 28th, 2017 - Teen years, no doubt, come with expected challenges. For teens with Down syndrome (DS), the challenges are exponentially greater.

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Familiar With Atrial Flutter?

Feb 2nd, 2017 - Atrial flutter may be a sequela of open heart surgery. After cardiac surgery, atrial flutter may be reentrant as a result of natural barriers, atrial incisions, and scar. Some patients develop atypical left atrial flutter after pulmonary vein isol...

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Patient Education  10 results see all →