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Research & Reviews  2,554 results

Serum pyridoxine, folate, cobalamin, and homocysteine levels in children presenting wit...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951121003036
Cardiology in the Young; Kovalchuk T, Boyarchuk O

Jul 30th, 2021 - Recent studies confirm the role of B vitamins deficiency and hyperhomocysteinaemia in the development of dysautonomia that has been considered to be the main factor in vasovagal syncope development. The aim of the study was to investigate serum py...

Ictal asystole: an uncommon but significant cause of transient loss of consciousness-a ...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240268
BMJ Case Reports; Wright EC, Mitchell L et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2021 - Ictal bradycardia and asystole are rare, but potentially serious complications of epileptic seizures. We present a case series of three such patients diagnosed through our syncope service. For two patients, treatment with anticonvulsant therapy al...

Reversible complete heart block in a patient with coronavirus disease 2019.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.14321
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Bhasin V, Carrillo M et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2021 - Patients infected with novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) can present with a variety of arrhythmias. We report an unusual case of reversible complete heart block (CHB) in the setting of acute coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). A 23-year-old male wit...

Recurrent syncope from parapharyngeal cancer.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2021-003225
BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care; Howard M

Jul 17th, 2021 - The glossopharyngeal nerve is a cause of reflex bradycardia and syncope in patients with head and neck cancer. These clinical syndromes are rare but can be debilitating with variation in clinical presentation. The underlying mechanism is often inc...

Prevalence of initial orthostatic hypotension in older adults: a systematic review and ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afab090
Age and Ageing; Tran J, Hillebrand SL et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Initial orthostatic hypotension (OH) is a clinical syndrome of exaggerated transient orthostasis associated with higher risks of falls, frailty and syncope in older adults. To provide a prevalence estimate of initial OH in adults aged 65 years or ...

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Guidelines  7 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Syncope.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.021
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Kligerman SJ et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Syncope and presyncope lead to well over one million emergency room visits in the United States each year. Elucidating the cause of syncope or presyncope, which are grouped together given similar etiologies and outcomes, can be exceedingly difficu...

My Treatment Approach to Multiple System Atrophy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2020.10.005
Mayo Clinic Proceedings; Coon EA, Ahlskog JE

Mar 7th, 2021 - Multiple system atrophy (MSA) is a neurodegenerative disorder primarily characterized by autonomic failure plus parkinsonism or cerebellar ataxia. The diagnosis may be challenging and is usually made at a tertiary care center. The long-term manage...

2017 ACC/AHA/HRS Guideline for the Evaluation and Management of Patients With Syncope: ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2017.03.002
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Shen WK, Sheldon RS et. al.

Mar 14th, 2017 - 2017 ACC/AHA/HRS Guideline for the Evaluation and Management of Patients With Syncope: Executive Summary: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Rhythm Soc...

2017 ACC/AHA/HRS guideline for the evaluation and management of patients with syncope: ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2017.03.005
Heart Rhythm; , Shen WK et. al.

Mar 14th, 2017 - 2017 ACC/AHA/HRS guideline for the evaluation and management of patients with syncope: Executive summary: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Rhythm Soc...

2017 ACC/AHA/HRS guideline for the evaluation and management of patients with syncope: ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2017.03.004
Heart Rhythm; , Shen WK et. al.

Mar 14th, 2017 - 2017 ACC/AHA/HRS guideline for the evaluation and management of patients with syncope: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Rhythm Society.|2017| ,Shen W...

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Drugs  275 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  90 results

Prevention of Syncope Trial 6 - Atomoxetine in Vasovagal Syncope
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02500732

Apr 21st, 2020 - Background: Syncope affects about 50% of Canadians, is the cause of 1-2% of emergency room visits, and probably is responsible for C$250 million (Canadian dollars) in health care spending each year. It is associated with decreased quality of life,...

Understanding Outcomes With the EMBLEM™ S-ICD in Primary Prevention Patients With Low Ejection Fraction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02433379

Mar 10th, 2020 - Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) therapy is highly effective for reducing mortality in patients with clinical markers for elevated risk for ventricular arrhythmias. However, inappropriate shocks and unnecessary appropriate shocks remai...

Confirm Rx™ Versus Reveal LINQ™ - Which is More Reliable in Data Transmission? A Randomized Clinical Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03720639

Mar 10th, 2020 - Implantable cardiac monitor (ICM) is an invaluable tool for diagnosing cardiac arrhythmia (1). Cryptogenic stroke, unexplained syncope and arrhythmia diagnosis are the most common indication for long term cardiac monitoring device. (2, 3). Reveal ...

A Comparison Between Intravenous Iron Sucrose to Its Combination With Oral Iron Supplements for the Treatment of Postpartum Anemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02458625

Feb 12th, 2020 - Anemia is common following delivery. It is associated with disturbing symptoms such as fatigue, cognitive impairment and syncope in severe cases. International guidelines recommend to use intravenous iron sucrose to treat intermediate and severe a...

Registry of Device Implantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03360227

Feb 7th, 2020 - The implantation of cardiac devices has been one of the common standard procedures in the cardiac clinical practice. Pacemakers are implanted for patients with symptomatic bradyarrhythmias. Implantable cardioverter-defibrillators are implanted in ...

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News  360 results

Admissions for Eating Disorders Double in Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954881

Jul 15th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Medical admissions for adolescents with restrictive eating disorders more than doubled at one hospital during the first 12 months of the COVID-19 ...

Skill Checkup: An Electrical Conundrum
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/952644

Jun 11th, 2021 - The Skill Checkup series provides a quick, case-style interactive quiz highlighting key guidelines- and evidence-based information to inform clinical practice. A 76-year-old man presented with syncope preceded by prolonged dizziness. His medical h...

NICE Draft Guidance on Management of Heart Valve Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947740

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 ...

Association Between Antihypertensive Treatment and Specific Adverse Events
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946280

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Takeaway This meta-analysis found no evidence of an association between antihypertensive treatment and falls or fractures. However, there was an association between antihypertensive treatment and potentially both mild (hyperkalaemia and hypotensio...

Task Force Tackles FDA Lamotrigine Cardiac Risk Warning
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946270

Feb 22nd, 2021 - A joint task force of the American Epilepsy Society (AES) and International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) has issued an advisory to address concerns arising from a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warning of cardiac risk in patients taking the ...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →