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Research & Reviews  683 results

Pericardiocentesis induced right ventricular changes in patients with and without pulmo...
https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.15046
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.); Alnsasra H, Case BC et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Pericardial effusion drainage in patients with significant pulmonary hypertension (PH) has been questioned because of hemodynamic collapse concern, mainly because of right ventricular (RV) function challenging assessment. We aimed to assess RV fun...

Delayed PET/CT of Pericardial Synovial Sarcoma.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003603
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Stefanelli A, Savelli G et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - Pericardial synovial sarcoma is a rare malignancy. We report the case of a patient who was referred to our institution for a large pericardial effusion requiring pericardiocentesis. CT imaging revealed an inhomogeneous pericardial mass beside the ...

Delayed presentation of pericardial tamponade following blunt chest trauma.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240317
BMJ Case Reports; Matthia E, Altshuler E et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - We present a case of delayed-onset pericardial tamponade nine weeks after a blunt chest trauma. The patient is a 77-year-old man who presented with shortness of breath nine weeks after fracturing his sternum in a head-on motor vehicle collision. C...

An unusual case of acute cardiac tamponade caused by a cardiac hemangioma.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2021.02.044
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Bell P, DePaepe S et. al.

Mar 8th, 2021 - Cardiac hemangiomas are exceedingly rare and can lead to cardiac tamponade. Cardiac tamponade is a true medical emergency that can cause cardiovascular collapse and death if not managed appropriately. There are many causes of cardiac tamponade suc...

Accidental Cannulation of the Cardiac Venous System During Pericardiocentesis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33646967
The Journal of Invasive Cardiology; Gupta A, Agstam S et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - A 52-year-old woman presented to another hospital with progressive dyspnea of 10-day duration. The patient was diagnosed with a massive pericardial effusion and underwent pericardiocentesis. However, the patient's symptoms did not improve and she ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  685 results

Pericardiocentesis induced right ventricular changes in patients with and without pulmo...
https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.15046
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.); Alnsasra H, Case BC et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Pericardial effusion drainage in patients with significant pulmonary hypertension (PH) has been questioned because of hemodynamic collapse concern, mainly because of right ventricular (RV) function challenging assessment. We aimed to assess RV fun...

Delayed PET/CT of Pericardial Synovial Sarcoma.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003603
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Stefanelli A, Savelli G et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - Pericardial synovial sarcoma is a rare malignancy. We report the case of a patient who was referred to our institution for a large pericardial effusion requiring pericardiocentesis. CT imaging revealed an inhomogeneous pericardial mass beside the ...

Delayed presentation of pericardial tamponade following blunt chest trauma.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240317
BMJ Case Reports; Matthia E, Altshuler E et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - We present a case of delayed-onset pericardial tamponade nine weeks after a blunt chest trauma. The patient is a 77-year-old man who presented with shortness of breath nine weeks after fracturing his sternum in a head-on motor vehicle collision. C...

An unusual case of acute cardiac tamponade caused by a cardiac hemangioma.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2021.02.044
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Bell P, DePaepe S et. al.

Mar 8th, 2021 - Cardiac hemangiomas are exceedingly rare and can lead to cardiac tamponade. Cardiac tamponade is a true medical emergency that can cause cardiovascular collapse and death if not managed appropriately. There are many causes of cardiac tamponade suc...

Accidental Cannulation of the Cardiac Venous System During Pericardiocentesis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33646967
The Journal of Invasive Cardiology; Gupta A, Agstam S et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - A 52-year-old woman presented to another hospital with progressive dyspnea of 10-day duration. The patient was diagnosed with a massive pericardial effusion and underwent pericardiocentesis. However, the patient's symptoms did not improve and she ...

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News  4 results

Emergency Ultrasound: Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade: Making the Diagnosis at Bedside With Point-of-Care Echocardiography
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/151614/imaging/emergency-ultrasound-pericardial-effusion-and-tamponade/page/0/1

Nov 10th, 2017 - Pericardiocentesis In the event of obstructive shock or pulseless electric activity with visualized or suspected tamponade, pericardiocentesis is considered standard of care. There are many approaches to performing a pericardiocentesis, including.

A Cardiac Tumor Traced to Merkel Cell Carcinoma
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/avaho/article/149991/cardiology/cardiac-tumor-traced-merkel-cell-carcinoma
Jan Dyer

Oct 24th, 2017 - A patient with Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) came to Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth, Australia, after 2 weeks of dyspnea. He was diagnosed with cardiac tamponade and received urgent pericardiocentesis.

Short Course in Latent TB Matches Standard Tx
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/tuberculosis/49215

Dec 18th, 2014 - Action Points Rifamycin for 3 months or more in patients with latent TB was efficacious at preventing active TB, potentially more so than isoniazid alone. In patients with tuberculous pericarditis, most of whom also had HIV, prednisolone did not h...

Prednisolone, immunotherapy ineffective for most tuberculous pericarditis
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/86889/heart-failure/prednisolone-immunotherapy-ineffective-most-tuberculous
Cardiology News; Mary Ann Moon

Sep 2nd, 2014 - Neither standard anti-inflammatory therapy using prednisolone nor an experimental immunotherapy using Mycobacterium indicus pranii injections reduced the composite outcome of death, cardiac tamponade requiring pericardiocentesis, or constrictive p.

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