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Research & Reviews  1,873 results

Advanced Cardiac Rhythm Management by Applying Optogenetic Multi-Site Photostimulation ...
https://doi.org/10.3791/62335
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Diaz-Maue L, Steinebach J et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Ventricular tachyarrhythmias are a major cause of mortality and morbidity worldwide. Electrical defibrillation using high-energy electric shocks is currently the only treatment for life-threatening ventricular fibrillation. However, defibrillation...

The effect of the localisation of an underlying ST-elevation myocardial infarction on t...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2021.08.049
Resuscitation Nas J, van Dongen LH et. al.

Sep 10th, 2021 - In cardiac arrest, ventricular fibrillation (VF) waveform characteristics such as amplitude spectrum area (AMSA) are studied to identify an underlying myocardial infarction (MI). Observational studies report lower AMSA-values in patients with than...

The clinical impact of paroxysmal arrhythmias on the hospital outcomes of patients admi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14779072.2021.1978841
Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy; Lee DU, Fan GH et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - We evaluate the effects of paroxysmal arrhythmia on the hospital outcomes of patients admitted with cirrhosis. : 2011-2017 National Inpatient Sample was used to isolate patients with decompensated/compensated cirrhosis, stratified by paroxysmal ar...

Quinidine vs. ICD therapy in short-coupled ventricular fibrillation-is a randomized tri...
https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab614
European Heart Journal; Steinberg C, Krahn AD

Sep 5th, 2021 - Quinidine vs. ICD therapy in short-coupled ventricular fibrillation-is a randomized trial the next logical step?|2021|Steinberg C,Krahn AD,|

ATP1A3-Encoded Sodium-Potassium ATPase Subunit Alpha 3 D801N Variant Is Associated With...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.019887
Journal of the American Heart Association; Moya-Mendez ME, Ogbonna C et. al.

Aug 31st, 2021 - Background Pathogenic variation in the ATP1A3-encoded sodium-potassium ATPase, ATP1A3, is responsible for alternating hemiplegia of childhood (AHC). Although these patients experience a high rate of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy, the pathoph...

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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  105 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Assessment of the Effects of Long-term Lipid-lowering Therapy in Patients With Primary STEMI or NSTEMI
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04347434

May 11th, 2021 - Methods Blood chemistry test. Total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglycerides, AST, ALT, CPK, glucose, CRP, creatinine, glycosylated hemoglobin 2D and 3D transthoracic echocardiography (Vivid GE 95 Healthcare (USA). 3D speckle echocardiography (3DSTE) ...

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

Apr 22nd, 2021 - 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...

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News  175 results

Lessons From the Save of Soccer Player Christian Eriksen's Life
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953829

Jun 28th, 2021 - The resuscitation of Danish professional soccer player Christian Eriksen on the pitch, in front of millions of people, is a chance to consider how the United States could do better in the prevention and treatment of sudden cardiac death (SCD).   T...

Lessons From the Save of Soccer Player Christian Eriksen's Life
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953829?src=

Jun 28th, 2021 - The resuscitation of Danish professional soccer player Christian Eriksen on the pitch, in front of millions of people, is a chance to consider how the United States could do better in the prevention and treatment of sudden cardiac death (SCD).   T...

Underlying Heart Rhythm, Not ICD Shocks, Drives Mortality
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951412

May 18th, 2021 - Combined data from five implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) trials suggest that it is the underlying arrhythmic disorder, rather than the ICD therapy itself, that affects mortality in these patients. Analysis of the MADIT II, MADIT-RISK, ...

Opioid-induced Cardiac Arrest Calls for Specific Management
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947430

Mar 15th, 2021 - Cardiac arrest stemming from opioid overdose is clinically different from other types of cardiac arrest, and targeted education is needed to help the lay public and emergency medical personnel promptly recognize and respond to it, the American Hea...

The PRAETORIAN Trial: Guarded Approach to Subcutaneous ICD Best
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937156

Sep 10th, 2020 - Years ago, during training, I remember a colleague dissing an early model of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) because it was primitive. All it did was shock ventricular tachycardia (VT) or ventricular fibrillation (VF).   Almost thr...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →