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Research & Reviews  397 results

Streptococcus anginosus purulent pericarditis with cardiac tamponade presenting as a co...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2022-249871
BMJ Case Reports; Khor SY, Osman AF et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - A man in his 60s with stage 3 squamous cell carcinoma of the left lung status postchemotherapy and radiation therapy presented with mixed septic and obstructive shock with multiorgan dysfunction. Initial electrocardiogram showed sinus tachycardia ...

A difficult-to-diagnose pericardial fistula.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjms.2022.06.008
The American Journal of the Medical Sciences; Zhang Y, Zhang XL et. al.

Jun 20th, 2022 - Pericardial fistula is a rare complication. Generally, the diagnosis can be confirmed by imaging examination, but our patient was an exception. We present a 71-year-old female patient that complained of remnant gastric cancer for five months and d...

Pericardial tamponade: A comprehensive emergency medicine and echocardiography review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2022.05.001
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Alerhand S, Adrian RJ et. al.

Jun 14th, 2022 - Pericardial tamponade requires timely diagnosis and management. It carries a high mortality rate. This review incorporates available evidence to clarify misconceptions regarding the clinical presentation, while provifing an in-depth expert guide o...

Tamponade with recurrent chylopericardium in patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: chemo...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2022-249675
BMJ Case Reports; Alsagaff MY, Laksmi NPA et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - Cardiac tamponade, the accumulation of fluid in the pericardial space, leads to impaired venous return, loss of left ventricular preload and haemodynamic collapse. Chylopericardium is an unusual cause of the pericardial effusion. This is often sec...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  13 results

The ICE WATCHMAN Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04569734

May 18th, 2022 - The study will be a prospective, non-randomized multicenter registry of 100 patients undergoing LAA closure with the WATCHMAN device (possibly with WATCHMAN FLX when approved) utilizing an intra-procedural ICE probe under moderate sedation. The pr...

Intracardiac Versus Transesophageal Echocardiography for Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Combined With Radiofrequency Ablation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04391504

May 5th, 2022 - A total of 60 patients with atrial fibrillation were scheduled to receive left atrial appendage occlusion combined with radiofrequency ablation, which were divided into two groups. The operation was performed under the guidance of intracardiac ech...

Intracardiac Versus Transesophageal Echocardiography Versus Fluoroscopy Only Guidance for Combined Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation and Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04833985

May 5th, 2022 - A total of 75 patients with atrial fibrillation were scheduled to receive left atrial appendage occlusion combined with radiofrequency ablation, which were divided into 3 groups. The operation was performed under the guidance of intracardiac echoc...

Primary Percutaneous Pericardiotomy for Malignant Pericardial Effusion (PMAP)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04472468

Mar 21st, 2022 - Pericardial effusion is a common complication in patients with metastatic malignancy with an incidence as high as 21%. The occurrence of malignant pericardial effusion significantly impacts on patient's survival and quality of life. While pericard...

Surgical Options for Management of Pericardial Effusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05061914

Sep 30th, 2021 - The normal pericardial space contains up to 50 ml of fluid that formed of a plasma ultrafiltrate and the amount greater than this amount is considered as a pathologic effusion. The curvilinear pressure-volume relationship of the pericardial sac le...

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News  19 results

Atypical Cardiac Metastasis From a Typical Rectal Cancer
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/227816/oncology/atypical-cardiac-metastasis-typical-rectal-cancer
Pramod Gaudel, MBBS, January E. Fields-Meehan, MD

Sep 1st, 2020 - BACKGROUND: The heart is an unusual site of metastasis from any malignancy. The pericardium is the most frequently involved site of cardiac metastasis.

Cardiac Tamponade in a Patient with Stage IV Lung Adenocarcinoma Treated with Pembrolizumab
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/avaho/article/207583/lung-cancer/cardiac-tamponade-patient-stage-iv-lung-adenocarcinoma
Khan AM, Munir A et. al.

Sep 5th, 2019 - Background: In 2018, a male aged 62 years with a history of squamous cell tonsillar cancer, which was successfully treated by concurrent chemoradiation and selective neck dissection in 2014, was diagnosed with primary right sided lung adenocarcino.

Role of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in the Evaluation and Management of Kidney Disease
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/190569/mixed-topics/role-point-care-ultrasonography-evaluation-and-management-kidney/page/0/4?channel=27442

Dec 6th, 2018 - Cardiac Arrest in ESRD Patients with ESRD may have sudden cardiac arrest as a result of several etiologies. During the advance cardiac life support algorithm, there is a brief period of evaluation of the electrical rhythm in which echocardiography.

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.

A Cardiac Tumor Traced to Merkel Cell Carcinoma
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/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.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →