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Research & Reviews  184 results

Analysis of lumbar spine stenosis specimens for identification of amyloid.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.17976
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society; Maurer MS, Smiley D et. al.

Aug 6th, 2022 - Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) is a common reason for spine surgery in which ligamentum flavum is resected. Transthyretin (TTR) amyloid is an often unrecognized and potentially modifiable mechanism for LSS that can also cause TTR cardiac amyloidosis...

Cardiac Troponin Testing as a Component of Return to Play Cardiac Screening in Young Co...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.122.025369
Journal of the American Heart Association; Moulson N, Petek BJ et. al.

Aug 6th, 2022 - Background Initial protocols for return to play cardiac testing in young competitive athletes following SARS-CoV-2 infection recommended cardiac troponin (cTn) to screen for cardiac involvement. This study aimed to define the diagnostic yield of c...

Elevated troponin in patients with acute gastrointestinal bleeding: prevalence, predict...
https://doi.org/10.2217/fca-2021-0143
Future Cardiology; Kousa O, Addasi Y et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - Background: Cardiac troponin (cTn) can also be elevated in patients with non-cardiac illnesses. The utility of elevated cTn in patients with acute gastrointestinal bleeding (AGIB) is unclear. Methods: We retrospectively identified all patients adm...

Low Risk of Cardiac Complications in Collegiate Athletes After Asymptomatic or Mild COV...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JSM.0000000000001043
Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine : Official Journal of ... Klawitter P, Cowen L et. al.

Jun 29th, 2022 - The objective of this study was to determine the utility of "standard" cardiac screening with EKG, echocardiography, and serum troponin T (hs-Tn T) testing after COVID infection in competitive college athletes. Prospective cohort study. Tertiary c...

Use of Next-Generation Sequencing for Identifying Mitochondrial Disorders.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8947152
Current Issues in Molecular Biology; Mahmud S, Biswas S et. al.

Jun 21st, 2022 - Mitochondria are major contributors to ATP synthesis, generating more than 90% of the total cellular energy production through oxidative phosphorylation (OXPHOS): metabolite oxidation, such as the β-oxidation of fatty acids, and the Krebs's cycle....

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Clinicaltrials.gov  33 results

The Natural History of Danon Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03766386

May 12th, 2022 - The study design will include: Collection of information for all patients from: Survey of patient or caregiver (if the patient has deceased) Medical Charts Collection of information from living patients assessed by the multidisciplinary team at th...

The RAPID COVID Study - Application of Point-of-Care COVID-19 Testing
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04767958

May 2nd, 2022 - This RAPID COVID-19 study is a prospective, unblinded clinical trial. POC testing utilizing the Spartan Cube COVID-19 platform will be performed on a cohort of 2200 hospitalized patients who have been tested for COVID-19. This cohort will be divid...

Use of Visual Decision Aid for Shared Decision Making in Chest Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03674021

Apr 20th, 2022 - Chest pain is a common presenting complaint in the Emergency Department (ED). Cardiac testing in low-risk patients poses unnecessary costs and resource utilisation, which may in part be due to clinicians adopting a very-low-risk threshold for disc...

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Strategy for the Management of Patients With Acute Chest Pain and Detectable to Elevated Troponin
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01931852

Mar 4th, 2022 - In the evaluation of patients with possible acute coronary syndrome, serum troponin measurement is a critical determinant of myocardial necrosis. The recent implementation of high-sensitivity troponin assays allows detection of lower levels of ser...

Efficacy Evaluation of the HEART Pathway in Emergency Department Patients With Acute Chest Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01665521

Mar 4th, 2022 - Approximately 8-10 million patients complaining of chest pain present to an Emergency Department (ED) annually in the United States. The total cost of chest pain evaluations has been estimated at $5-10 billion annually, yet only 10% of these patie...

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News  70 results

Global Return of Cardiac Testing Uneven, Staff Stress a Factor
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974068

May 16th, 2022 - A new study finds that cardiovascular diagnostic testing has yet to return to prepandemic levels in some regions of the world, and that excess pandemic-related stress among physicians and testing staff may be slowing that recovery. The INCAPS COVI...

New ACC Guidance on Cardiovascular Consequences of COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/970467

Mar 17th, 2022 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has issued an expert consensus clinical guidance document for the evaluation and management of adults with key cardiovascular consequences of COVID-19. The document makes recommendations on how to evaluate ...

ACIP Embraces Spikevax Amid Serious Talk of Changing mRNA Dosing Interval
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19vaccine/97043

Feb 4th, 2022 - The CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) unanimously backed the fully approved Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (Spikevax), but engaged in serious discussion over the dosing interval for both Moderna and Pfizer's mRNA vaccines. In a s...

Many Resting Echocardiograms Done Before Noncardiac Surgery May Be Unnecessary
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960354

Oct 7th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Many of the preoperative resting echocardiograms often performed before non-cardiac surgery appear to be unnecessary, a new study suggests. "Pre-op cardiac testing is typically overused," senior author Dr. Daniel S. Rub...

CMR Imaging Increases Detection of Myocarditis in Big Ten Athletes With COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955352

Sep 8th, 2021 - Using cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging to screen competitive collegiate athletes with COVID-19 may increase detection of clinical and subclinical myocarditis, according to a study published May 27 in JAMA Cardiology . Curt J. Daniels, MD, ...

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