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Research & Reviews  1,078 results

Polymicrobial native valve endocarditis due to Bacillus cereus and Cardiobacterium homi...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-245417
BMJ Case Reports; Meledathu S, Denyer R et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - We present a case of polymicrobial subacute bacterial endocarditis and bacteremia with Bacillus cereus and Cardiobacterium hominis in a 72-year-old man with pre-existing mitral valve disease and prior mitral valve repair who presented with renal f...

Contemporary Management of Severe Symptomatic Aortic Stenosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2021.09.864
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Eugène M, Duchnowski P et. al.

Nov 27th, 2021 - There were gaps between guidelines and practice when surgery was the only treatment for aortic stenosis (AS). This study analyzed the decision to intervene in patients with severe AS in the EORP VHD (EURObservational Research Programme Valvular He...

Non-cardiac surgery in patients with valvular heart disease.
https://doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2021-319160
Heart (British Cardiac Society); Sorrentino R, Santoro C et. al.

Nov 25th, 2021 - In patients with significant valvular heart disease (VHD) undergoing non-cardiac surgery (NCS), perioperative adverse cardiac events are a relevant issue. Although postoperative outcomes can be adversely affected by valve-related haemodynamic inst...

Adoptability and accuracy of point-of-care ultrasound in screening for valvular heart d...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jcu.23062
Journal of Clinical Ultrasound : JCU; Chugh Y, Lohese O et. al.

Nov 25th, 2021 - Despite continued efforts, a majority of patients with valvular heart disease (VHD) remain undiagnosed and untreated. This study aimed to assess the adoptability and accuracy of point-of-care handheld echocardiographic assessments (POCE) in the pr...

Comparison of risk profiles for new-onset atrial fibrillation between patients aged <60...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8601466
PloS One; Kim IS, Choi YJ et. al.

Nov 19th, 2021 - Atrial fibrillation (AF) has a heterogeneous pathophysiology according to individual patient characteristics. This study aimed to identify the effects of widely known risk factors on AF incidence according to age and to elucidate the clinical impl...

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Guidelines  17 results

2020 ACC/AHA guideline for the management of patients with valvular heart disease: A re...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2021.04.002
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; , Otto CM et. al.

May 12th, 2021 - 2020 ACC/AHA guideline for the management of patients with valvular heart disease: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Joint Committee on Clinical Practice Guidelines.|2021| ,Otto CM,Nishimura RA,Bonow RO,Cara...

2020 ACC/AHA Guideline for the Management of Patients With Valvular Heart Disease: Exec...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2020.11.035
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; , Otto CM et. al.

Dec 22nd, 2020 - This executive summary of the valvular heart disease guideline provides recommendations for clinicians to diagnose and manage valvular heart disease as well as supporting documentation to encourage their use. A comprehensive literature search was ...

2019 HRS expert consensus statement on evaluation, risk stratification, and management ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2019.05.007
Heart Rhythm; Towbin JA, McKenna WJ et. al.

May 13th, 2019 - Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy (ACM) is an arrhythmogenic disorder of the myocardium not secondary to ischemic, hypertensive, or valvular heart disease. ACM incorporates a broad spectrum of genetic, systemic, infectious, and inflammatory disorders....

2019 AATS/ACC/ASE/SCAI/STS Expert Consensus Systems of Care Document: A Proposal to Opt...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.03.001
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Nishimura RA, O'Gara PT et. al.

Apr 24th, 2019 - 2019 AATS/ACC/ASE/SCAI/STS Expert Consensus Systems of Care Document: A Proposal to Optimize Care for Patients With Valvular Heart Disease: A Joint Report of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, American College of Cardiology, American S...

2017 ESC/EACTS Guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease.
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezx324
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Jo... Falk V, Baumgartner H et. al.

Nov 21st, 2017 - 2017 ESC/EACTS Guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease.|2017|Falk V,Baumgartner H,Bax JJ,De Bonis M,Hamm C,|standards,standards,surgery,standards,

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Drugs  38 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  51 results

Comparative Imaging Assessment of Valvular Heart Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04126018

Nov 17th, 2021 - The objective of this study is to compare the accuracy of 3D TTE to 2D TTE in assessing the severity of valvular heart disease in patients with aortic stenosis, aortic regurgitation, and mitral valve regurgitation by comparing this to the referenc...

Nutrition Supplementation in Cardiovascular Surgery Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02961205

Oct 28th, 2021 - Cardiovascular surgery (CVS) is a resource intensive modality in the treatment of coronary artery disease and valvular heart disease. CVS patients who are malnourished experience increased duration of cardiopulmonary bypass, post-operative infecti...

Efficacy of Angiotensin Receptor Blocker Following aortIc Valve Intervention for Aortic STenOsis: a Randomized mulTi-cEntric Double-blind Phase II Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03315832

Oct 12th, 2021 - Aortic stenosis (AS) is the most frequent valvular heart disease in Western countries, with increasing prevalence. Recent guidelines recommend aortic valve intervention (surgical aortic valve replacement [SAVR] or transcatheter aortic valve replac...

Multicenter Prospective Study of Low-Flow Low-Gradient Aortic Stenosis (TOPAS Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01835028

Sep 21st, 2021 - Low-flow, low-gradient (LF-LG) aortic stenosis (AS) may occur with depressed (i.e. Classical LF; CLF) or preserved (i.e. Paradoxical LF; PLF) LV ejection fraction (LVEF) and both situations are amongst the most challenging encountered in patients ...

Study on Optimal Treatment Strategy for Elderly Patients With High-risk Complex Aortic Valve Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05044377

Sep 20th, 2021 - Aortic valve disease (AVD) is the most common and age-related mortality in elderly patients with valvular heart disease (VHD). Although transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has been recommended at a higher level in foreign guidelines, the...

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News  204 results

Cataracts and Vascular Health; Risky Stimulant Use; CEC Adjudication Flaws
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/95267

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...

Cardiorenal Outcomes Differ Between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961590

Oct 26th, 2021 - While type 2 diabetes is associated with a greater risk for cardiovascular events than type 1 diabetes, the latter is more associated with chronic kidney complications, according to data from a French observational study. That's not to say that ty...

Balancing the Risk and Benefit of Anticoagulation in Patients on BTKi
https://www.onclive.com/view/balancing-the-risk-and-benefit-of-anticoagulation-in-patients-on-btki

Oct 7th, 2021 - Farrukh Awan, MD: We’ll keep talking about specific things. I’ll tell you a few specific issues that I deal with. I’m sure a lot of people in the audience might have to deal with these issues. I’ve had problems, and I’ve had discussions, arguments...

New ESC/EACTS Valvular Heart Disease Guidelines Change Several Repair Indications
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958455

Sep 9th, 2021 - New European guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease offer more than 45 revised or completely new recommendations relative to the previous version published in 2017, according to members of the writing committee who presented the c...

Eyes on ESC '21: Hope for EMPEROR-Preserved, Guidelines Remade
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957060

Aug 23rd, 2021 - There will be so much more to the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2021, which begins August 27 with an all-virtual format, than detailed primary results of EMPEROR-Preserved, a trial that could mark a turning point for heart failure ...

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Patient Education  8 results see all →