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ALLMedicine™ Pacemaker Insertion Center

Research & Reviews  118 results

Serious Cardiac Arrhythmias Detected by Subcutaneous Long-term Cardiac Monitors in Pati...
Neurology Sivathamboo S, Liu Z et. al.

Apr 8th, 2022 - Epilepsy is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease and premature mortality, including sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Serious cardiac arrythmias might go undetected in routine epilepsy and cardiac investigations. ...

Predictors of permanent pacemaker insertion after mitral valve replacement: A systemati...
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Ghauri H, Iqbal R et. al.

Mar 20th, 2022 - As the established surgical mitral valve replacement (MVR) expands toward various contemporary techniques and access routes, the predictors and burden of procedure-related complications including the need for permanent pacemaker (PPM) implantation...

Sex-Related Differences in Postoperative Outcomes After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Repl...
Cardiology in Review; Bozso SJ, El-Andari R et. al.

Mar 16th, 2022 - Aortic stenosis (AS) is the most common valvular disease of the heart and is increasing in prevalence. Previous literature has found inferior outcomes for females undergoing surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR), while recent investigations hav...

Pacemaker risk following transcatheter aortic valve replacement - A Bayesian reanalysis.
International Journal of Cardiology; Albuquerque AM, Brophy JM

Mar 15th, 2022 - To estimate the probability of increased total mortality risk in patients receiving a cardiac pacemaker following transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). A recent publication of a nationwide Swedish, population-based cohort study found no s...

Long-Term Implications of Pacemaker Insertion in Younger Adults: A Single Centre Experi...
Heart, Lung & Circulation; Shirwaiker A, William J et. al.

Feb 28th, 2022 - The long-term implications of pacemaker insertion in younger adults are poorly described in the literature. We performed a retrospective analysis of consecutive younger adult patients (18-50 yrs) undergoing pacemaker implantation at a quaternary h...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Effective Use of Pecs and Transversus Thoracics Plane Blocks for Subcutaneous Cardiac Pacemaker Insertion: A Case Series

Jan 20th, 2022 - This is a randomized controlled study evaluating the effectiveness of PEC I, PEC II, Transversus Thoracic plane blocks as the primary anesthetic in participants undergoing subcutaneous implantable defibrillator. There will be two groups; the nerve...

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Double Balloon Valvuloplasty

Jan 13th, 2022 - In this study, the investigators evaluate whether routine double inflation of the valve could have a lasting impact. The investigators hypothesize that a routine second reinflation of the balloon, or "double tap", will improve flow across the valv...

Reduction or Elimination of Radiation Use in Single Chamber Cardiac Devices

Aug 10th, 2021 - Radiation quantity used in medicine is expanding year on year with increasing clinical uses for medical illnesses and to visualize instruments being used during procedures such as cardiac devices including pacemakers. The effects of radiation are ...

Superficial Cervical Plexus Block for Pacemaker Insertion

Feb 1st, 2019 - The purpose of this study is to investigate clinical outcomes from two current standard of care pain control procedures performed for patients undergoing pacemaker insertion.

Electrical Cardioversion, Ablation or Pace and Ablate for Persistent Atrial Fibrillation

Sep 27th, 2018 - the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) suggest the following treatments options can be considered for patients with recurrent persistent atrial fibrillation: Direct current cardioversion (DCCV) with concomitant anti-arrhythmi...

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News  5 results

TAVI Safe and Effective in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Jul 19th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation (TAVI) is safe and effective for patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to what is believed to be the first study to assess TAVI outcomes in this patient popula...

Aortomitral continuity calcification predicts new atrial fib after TAVR
Bruce Jancin

Aug 14th, 2016 - PARIS – Aortomitral continuity calcification, a common finding on CT in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement, predicts new-onset atrial fibrillation and the need for permanent pacemaker insertion, Marco Spaziano, MD, reported.

2015 outpatient proposal focuses on bundled pay
Alicia Ault, MDedge News

Aug 6th, 2014 - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ proposed rule on outpatient department and ambulatory surgery center payment for 2015 expands the agency’s focus on bundling pay for device-related procedures. The Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payme.

Medicare’s 2015 outpatient proposal continues focus on bundled pay
Alicia Ault

Jul 9th, 2014 - The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ proposed rule on outpatient department and ambulatory surgery center payment for 2015 expands the agency’s focus on bundling pay for device-related procedures, largely in cardiology, neurology, oncol.

Cochrane on Preventing Falls: Exercise Is Best Intervention
Mary Ann Moon

Sep 12th, 2012 - Home-based and group exercise programs are the interventions that most significantly reduce falls among elderly community-dwelling patients, according to an update published online Sept. 11 in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

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