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Research & Reviews  2,155 results

Fulminant necrotizing eosinophilic myocarditis after COVID-19 vaccination survived with...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ehf2.13962
ESC Heart Failure; Kimura M, Hashimoto T et. al.

May 27th, 2022 - A 69-year-old man was hospitalized for heart failure 7 days after coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) mRNA vaccination. Electrocardiography showed ST-segment elevation and echocardiography demonstrated severe left ventricular dysfunction. Venoarte...

Plasma MicroRNAs as noninvasive diagnostic biomarkers in patients with Brugada syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0261390
PloS One; Ikeuchi Y, Ochi H et. al.

May 27th, 2022 - Brugada syndrome (BrS) can be diagnosed by a type 1 BrS tracing in a 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG). However, there are daily variations in the ECGs of BrS patients, which presents a challenge when diagnosing BrS. Although many susceptibility gen...

Comparison of Frequency of Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia in Men-Versus-Women in Patients ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2022.04.027
The American Journal of Cardiology; Ojo A, Younis A et. al.

May 24th, 2022 - Current guidelines do not account for possible sex differences in the risk of ventricular tachyarrhythmia (VTA). We sought to identify specific factors associated with increased risk for VTA in women implanted with a primary prevention implantable...

Short-Coupled Idiopathic Ventricular Fibrillation: A Literature Review With Extended Fo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2022.04.013
JACC. Clinical Electrophysiology; Belhassen B, Tovia-Brodie O

May 22nd, 2022 - Idiopathic ventricular fibrillation is responsible for approximately 10% of cases of aborted cardiac arrest. Recent studies have shown that short-coupled ventricular premature complexes are present at the onset of idiopathic ventricular fibrillati...

Barlow disease: effect of mitral valve repair on ventricular arrhythmias in 82 patients...
https://doi.org/10.23736/S0021-9509.22.12239-1
The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery; Brunec-Keller M, Scharf C et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Patients (pt) with mitral valve prolapse (MVP) due to Barlow disase (BD) have an increased incidence of ventricular arrhythmias (VA; including ventricular tachycardias VT) and sudden cardiac death (SCD). Data on the effect of MV repair on VA are s...

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Guidelines  5 results

2020 Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Heart Rhythm Society Position Statement o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2020.04.004
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Deyell MW, AbdelWahab A et. al.

Jun 17th, 2020 - This Canadian Cardiovascular Society position statement is focused on the management of sustained ventricular tachycardia (VT) and ventricular fibrillation (VF) that occurs in patients with structural heart disease (SHD), including previous myocar...

2018 American Heart Association Focused Update on Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7324904
Circulation Panchal AR, Berg KM et. al.

Dec 21st, 2018 - Antiarrhythmic medications are commonly administered during and immediately after a ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular tachycardia cardiac arrest. However, it is unclear whether these medications improve patient outcomes. This 2018 Ame...

European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation: 2018 Update - Antiarrhythm...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.11.018
Resuscitation Soar J, Perkins GD et. al.

Nov 30th, 2018 - This European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Guidelines for Resuscitation 2018 update is focused on the role of antiarrhythmic drugs during advanced life support for cardiac arrest with shock refractory ventricular fibrillation/pulseless ventricular ...

Practice guideline summary: Reducing brain injury following cardiopulmonary resuscitati...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5447399
Neurology Geocadin RG, Wijdicks E et. al.

May 12th, 2017 - To assess the evidence and make evidence-based recommendations for acute interventions to reduce brain injury in adult patients who are comatose after successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Published literature from 1966 to August 29, 2016, was...

Guideline for resuscitation in cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.01.033
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Jo... Dunning J, Fabbri A et. al.

Mar 20th, 2009 - The Clinical Guidelines Committee of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery provides this professional view on resuscitation in cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery. This document was created using a multimodal methodology for eviden...

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Drugs  111 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  58 results

Proton Particle Therapy for Cardiac Arrhythmia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04392193

May 2nd, 2022 - Proton therapy has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for cancer patients, including tumors in the heart, but not for treating heart rhythm disorders. The use of proton radiation therapy to treat heart rhythm disorders in...

Ventricular Fibrillation Following Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05325385

Apr 27th, 2022 - Patients suffering an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) present in one of two broad groups; non-shockable or shockable rhythms. The former group comprises asystole or pulseless electrical activity (PEA) and the latter, ventricular fibrillation...

Cardiac Arrest Post-Discharge ECG Monitoring
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05337371

Apr 20th, 2022 - Approximately 60,000 patients suffer from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Germany every year. Areas of myocardial ischemia may induce cardiac arrythmias, such as atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation, which are...

DOuble SEquential External Defibrillation for Refractory VF
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04080986

Mar 14th, 2022 - Double sequential external defibrillation (DSED) and vector change defibrillation have been proposed as viable options for patients in refractory ventricular fibrillation (VF) during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. However, currently there is insu...

Validation Study on RENEW's Aingeal at KK Women's and Children's Hospital
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03750318

Mar 9th, 2022 - RENEW's Surveillance Monitoring system is made up of two main components: a patient-worn wireless vital signs monitor (Aingeal) that transmits data over Wi-Fi to a central station software platform (Surveillance Station). The Aingeal device measur...

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News  239 results

Some Good News on Alcohol and 'Holiday Heart Syndrome'
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/965498

Dec 23rd, 2021 - When thinking about alcohol consumption over the holiday period, the results of a new study published this week may give a little reassurance on the effects of the odd festive tipple. The large cohort study found no association of total alcohol co...

ESC Recs During COVID; Risky BP Pattern Post-Thrombectomy; Simultaneous IVUS & OCT?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/95834

Nov 23rd, 2021 - The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) released guidance on diagnosing and treating cardiovascular disease during the pandemic. (European Heart Journal) How parents and doctors came to the conclusion that the threat of myocarditis in kids is mor...

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Do New Markers Enhance Current Risk-Stratification Models?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/959790

Oct 5th, 2021 - Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is the most common form of hereditary heart disease, affecting 1 in 200-500 people. Of all the heterogenous manifestations associated with HCM, including left ventricular outflow tract obstruction and heart failur...

Novel Mutation May Be Unrecognized Cause of Sudden Infant Death
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957129

Aug 24th, 2021 - A previously healthy infant who survived sudden cardiac arrest at home was later found to have a de novo likely pathogenic genetic mutation in the SOS1 gene, which might be an unrecognized cause of sudden infant death, report clinicians from Misso...

A Cardiac 'Electrical Storm' Is Coming!
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955141

Jul 26th, 2021 - I'd like to share with you a patient presentation that I encountered during an emergency department (ED) shift just yesterday. A 58-year-old man with a history of severe cardiomyopathy, ejection fraction of 15%, and an internal cardioverter-defibr...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →