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ALLMedicine™ Aortic Coarctation Center

Research & Reviews  408 results

Partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection and pulmonary venous varix coexist in Tur...
Cardiology in the Young; Li Q, Li X et. al.

Jul 24th, 2021 - Turner syndrome is a clinical syndrome caused by autosomal abnormalities in women. It is often accompanied by congenital cardiovascular malformations commonly including a bicuspid aortic valve malformation and aortic coarctation, but the presence ...

Results of Coarctation Repair by Thoracotomy in Pediatric Patients: A Single Institutio...
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Heremans L, Henkens A et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - Aortic coarctation is among the most common cardiovascular congenital abnormalities requiring repair after birth. Besides mortality, morbidity remains an important aspect. Accordingly, we reviewed our 20-year experience of aortic coarctation repai...

Off-Pump Aortic Bypass for Hypoplastic Arch and Aortic Coarctation Via Anterolateral Th...
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Chi LQ, Liang L et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - We report the case of a 21-year-old woman who was referred with uncontrolled hypertension. Computed tomography angiography revealed aortic arch hypoplasia and severe aortic coarctation. An off-pump ascending-to-descending aortic bypass surgery usi...

Aortic Coarctation: The Fetal Cardiologist's Achilles Heel.
Circulation. Cardiovascular Imaging; Hornberger LK, Eckersley LG

Jul 1st, 2021 - Aortic Coarctation: The Fetal Cardiologist's Achilles Heel.|2021|Hornberger LK,Eckersley LG,|

Case report: a novel approach for the emergency repair of acute aortic rupture associat...
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Pu X, Wang M et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Congenital aortic coarctation (CoA) associated with aortic rupture is a rare but extremely lethal condition. In pregnant patients, the condition becomes very risky. We presented a case of a pregnant (20 weeks gestation) patient with CoA associated...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Paravertebral Nerve Blocks in Neonates

Jul 26th, 2018 - Pain and pain control remain a major concern in the neonatal and infant populations and pain is often undertreated in order to achieve other goals of medical management. Pain control with narcotic medications create an additional concern as withdr...

Furosemide and Coarctation Surgery Lung Complications

Dec 27th, 2017 - in our study the investigators give furosemide during surgery for repair of aortic coarctation via lateral thoracotomy and evaluated lung complications in comparison to control group

Coarctation Of the Aorta Stent Trial

Mar 11th, 2016 - The goals of this study are to provide information that will support labeling of both the CP bare metal and covered stents to treat native and recurrent aortic coarctation in selected children, adolescents and adults. The investigation will have t...

Proof of Concept of Model Based Cardiovascular Prediction

Oct 30th, 2015 - CARDIOPROOF is a proof-of-concept project that consolidates the outcomes of previous virtual physiological human (VPH) projects and checks the applicability and effectiveness of available predictive modelling and simulation tools, validating them ...

Effect of Strategy for Blood Pressure Control on Cerebral Oxygen Balance During Aortic Coarctation Repair: A Randomized Study

Jul 13th, 2012 - In a prospective and randomized study protocol, three different blood pressure regulating agents (nitroprusside, nitroglycerine, sevoflurane) will be compared concerning their effect on the cerebral oxygen balance between both hemispheres during a...

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News  10 results

Common AEDs confer modestly increased risk of major congenital malformations
Clinical Neurology News;

Dec 7th, 2018 - At baseline, all the women had a mean age of about 30 years. Most (75%) were on monotherapy, 20% were on polytherapy, and the rest were not taking an AED.

Progress Needed In Cath Lab on Scripts, Pediatrics: Report

Jan 18th, 2017 - A snapshot of trends in U.S. cath labs pointed to some improvements in care but also room for progress, according to data from four of the American College of Cardiology's National Cardiovascular Data Registries. "In some cases, hospitals are cons...

Cath Lab Recap: Lithotripsy for Calcified PAD; Hidden Root of Recurrent Afib?

Sep 16th, 2016 - Shockwave Medical's Lithoplasty System is now the first lithotripsy device approved by the FDA to treat calcified plaque in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD). The technology disrupts the plaque via sound waves, a strategy already commo...

Case Report: Hypertension in a Pediatric Patient With Repeat Aortic Coarctation Repair

Feb 1st, 2016 - Hypertension As this case illustrates, patients with a history of coarctation repair often develop high BP. Unfortunately, up to 23% of these patients will go on to have BP above the 95th percentile.

Bicuspid Aortic Valves Increase Risk of Aortic Dissection

Sep 14th, 2011 - September 13, 2011 (Rochester, Minnesota) — The most common congenital heart defect, bicuspid aortic valve, significantly increases the long-term risk of aortic dissection but does not appear to reduce long-term survival, a new study, published in...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →