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Research & Reviews  2,553 results

Aortic thrombosis with visceral malperfusion during circulatory support with a combinat...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10047-023-01382-3
Journal of Artificial Organs : the Official Journal of Th... Yamana F, Domae K et. al.

Jan 28th, 2023 - Although veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO) has been used to aid myocardial recovery in patients with postcardiotomy cardiogenic shock (PCCS), it has been associated with adverse effects. The combined use of VA-ECMO and Im...

Analyzing willingness for extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in refractory ve...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9879451
PloS One; Kim SK, Park JO et. al.

Jan 27th, 2023 - Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (ECPR) for refractory ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest has recently been recommended for selected patients with favorable prognostic features. We aimed ...

Diagnostic test accuracy of life-threatening electrocardiographic findings (ST-elevatio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2023.109700
Resuscitation Yoshimura S, Kiguchi T et. al.

Jan 27th, 2023 - Life-threatening electrocardiographic (ECG) findings aid in the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome (ACS), which has not been well-evaluated in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA). This study aimed to evaluate the diagnostic test ...

Phenytoin Toxicity Clinical Presentation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/816447-clinical

Jan 26th, 2023 - History Establish whether the toxicity is acute or chronic. Important historical elements in acute toxicity are as follows: Time of ingestion Co-ingestants Motivation for ingestion (intentional versus accidental) Medications available in the house...

Successful percutaneous coronary intervention with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9872352
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Yan B, Zhang G et. al.

Jan 25th, 2023 - High-risk patients with coronary heart disease who develop acute myocardial infarction (AMI) have severe coronary lesions. If severe complications occur, such as malignant ventricular arrhythmia, cardiogenic shock, and cardiac arrest, implementati...

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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  130 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  182 results

3D Non-invasive Myocardial Electrical Propagation Mapping as a New Tool to Predict Sudden Death Risk in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03550573

Jan 18th, 2023 - Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is very common. The thickened heart muscle can disrupt the normal functioning of the heart's electrical system, resulting in fast or irregular heartbeats. Today, there are no reliable means to identify HCM patient...

Effect of Ultrasound-guided Left Stellate Ganglion Block on Rapid Recovery in Patients With Liver Lobectomy and Its Mechanism
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05042583

Jan 13th, 2023 - Stellate ganglion, also known as cervicothoracic sympathetic ganglion, is a fusion of the subcervical sympathetic ganglion emitted from C3-C7 and the first thoracic sympathetic ganglion, located in the lateral lateral of the transverse tubercle of...

Surgery and Transcatheter Intervention for Structural Heart Diseases
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02917980

Jan 11th, 2023 - This project is a 5 years prospective,observational,longitudinal registration study on clinical surgical and interventional treatment of structural heart disease.Firstly,patients with structural heart disease, whom received surgical,interventional...

Cardiac Sympathetic Denervation for Prevention of Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01013714

Jan 10th, 2023 - The purpose of this study is to determine if bilateral cardiac sympathetic denervation (CSD) in addition to routine care is more effective than routine care for the treatment of ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation in patients with implantable ...

Prospective Observational Study of the ICD in Sudden Cardiac Death Prevention
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00733590

Jan 5th, 2023 - PROSe-ICD is a multicenter prospective cohort study of patients who undergo ICD implantation for primary prevention of SCD, designed to compare patients who sustain SCD (as measured by an appropriate ICD firing for rapid VT or VF) to those who do ...

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News  290 results

Half Marathon Heart Crisis -- Times Two
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/984861

Dec 1st, 2022 -   Emergencies happen anywhere, anytime — and sometimes physicians find themselves in situations where they are the only ones who can help. Is There a Doctor in the House? is a new Medscape series telling these stories. I was at mile 3 when the fir...

In Refractory VF, DSED or VC Strategies Both Beat Standard Defibrillation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983677

Nov 7th, 2022 - Among patients with refractory ventricular fibrillation (VF), survival to hospital discharge was more frequent with double sequential external defibrillation (DSED) and vector-change (VC) defibrillation than with the standard approach, a cluster-r...

Novel Head-Up CPR Position Raises Odds of Survival of Out-Of-Hospital Heart Attacks
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/982409

Oct 13th, 2022 - Individuals who experience out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) with nonshockable presentations have a better chance of survival when first responders use a novel CPR approach that includes gradual head-up positioning combined with basic but effe...

Azacitidine/Quizartinib Combo Showcases Early Activity in MDS, MDS/MPN With FLT3 or CBL Mutations
https://www.onclive.com/view/azacitidine-quizartinib-combo-showcases-early-activity-in-mds-mds-mpn-with-flt3-or-cbl-mutations

Sep 6th, 2022 - The combination of azacitidine and quizartinib produced preliminary responses in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) and MDS/myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN) whose tumors harbored FLT3 or CBL mutations, according to data from a phase 1/...

Heed Cardiac Risk of Bruton Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors for CLL
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/977772

Jul 22nd, 2022 - A new, industry-funded consensus statement from an international team of hematologists, oncologists, and cardio-oncologists urges caution regarding the cardiac risks of Bruton tyrosine kinase inhibitors (BTKis) in treating chronic lymphocytic leuk...

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Patient Education  22 results see all →