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Research & Reviews  123 results

Evaluation of dosing and safety outcomes of low-dose prophylactic warfarin in children ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajhp/zxaa111
American Journal of Health-system Pharmacy : AJHP : Official Journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists; Harkin M, Shaddix BP et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Prophylactic warfarin with an International Normalized Ratio (INR) goal of 1.5 to 2.0 is one antithrombotic therapy utilized in children after cardiothoracic surgery (CTS); published sources suggest a dose of 0.1 mg/kg per day to achieve this goal...

Pilot Testing a Home-Based Rehabilitation Intervention Designed to Improve Outcomes of Frail Veterans Following Cardiothoracic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03299101

Mar 19th, 2020 - Background: Frail Veterans are at increased risk for poor surgical outcomes. Although surgical techniques have advanced to a level where surgery on very old adults is feasible, if a patient is also frail, the stress of surgery may overwhelm their ...

Targeted Multidrug Resistant Organism Antimicrobial Prophylaxis and Postoperative Infec...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002620
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Cies JJ, Palladino C et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2020 - To determine if receiving targeted antimicrobial (AM) prophylaxis has an effect on the rate of postoperative infections in patient's colonized with a multidrug resistant organism (MDRO) undergoing cardiothoracic surgery (CTS). Single-center, retro...

The EACTS simulation-based training course for endoscopic mitral valve repair: an air-p...
https://doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivz323
Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery; Sardari Nia P, Heuts S et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2020 - We have developed a high-fidelity minimally invasive mitral valve surgery (MIMVS) simulator that provides a platform to train skills in an objective and reproducible manner, which has been incorporated in the European Association for Cardiothoraci...

The Reduction in Right Ventricular Longitudinal Contraction Parameters Is Not Accompani...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2020.01.012
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia; Bootsma IT, Scheeren TWL et. al.

Jan 14th, 2020 - The aim of the present study was to identify whether the decrease of longitudinal parameters after cardiothoracic surgery (ie, tricuspid annular systolic plane excursion [TAPSE] and systolic excursion velocity [S']) is accompanied by a reduction i...

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Guidelines  1 results

Grundvoraussetzungen herzchirurgischer Einheiten zur Behandlung von Patienten mit angeb...
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1570099
The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon; ,

Jan 5th, 2016 - This document defines fundamental structures of congenital cardiac surgery departments in Germany. It has been developed by the executive boards of the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (GSTCVS) and the German Society of Pedia...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  141 results

Evaluation of dosing and safety outcomes of low-dose prophylactic warfarin in children ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajhp/zxaa111
American Journal of Health-system Pharmacy : AJHP : Official Journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists; Harkin M, Shaddix BP et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Prophylactic warfarin with an International Normalized Ratio (INR) goal of 1.5 to 2.0 is one antithrombotic therapy utilized in children after cardiothoracic surgery (CTS); published sources suggest a dose of 0.1 mg/kg per day to achieve this goal...

Pilot Testing a Home-Based Rehabilitation Intervention Designed to Improve Outcomes of Frail Veterans Following Cardiothoracic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03299101

Mar 19th, 2020 - Background: Frail Veterans are at increased risk for poor surgical outcomes. Although surgical techniques have advanced to a level where surgery on very old adults is feasible, if a patient is also frail, the stress of surgery may overwhelm their ...

Targeted Multidrug Resistant Organism Antimicrobial Prophylaxis and Postoperative Infec...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002620
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Cies JJ, Palladino C et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2020 - To determine if receiving targeted antimicrobial (AM) prophylaxis has an effect on the rate of postoperative infections in patient's colonized with a multidrug resistant organism (MDRO) undergoing cardiothoracic surgery (CTS). Single-center, retro...

The EACTS simulation-based training course for endoscopic mitral valve repair: an air-p...
https://doi.org/10.1093/icvts/ivz323
Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery; Sardari Nia P, Heuts S et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2020 - We have developed a high-fidelity minimally invasive mitral valve surgery (MIMVS) simulator that provides a platform to train skills in an objective and reproducible manner, which has been incorporated in the European Association for Cardiothoraci...

The Reduction in Right Ventricular Longitudinal Contraction Parameters Is Not Accompani...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2020.01.012
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia; Bootsma IT, Scheeren TWL et. al.

Jan 14th, 2020 - The aim of the present study was to identify whether the decrease of longitudinal parameters after cardiothoracic surgery (ie, tricuspid annular systolic plane excursion [TAPSE] and systolic excursion velocity [S']) is accompanied by a reduction i...

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News  15 results

Afib Ablation Sans Surgical Backup Said to be OK, But Doubts Linger
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/pci/79824

May 14th, 2019 - Hospitals performing atrial fibrillation (Afib) ablations without an on-site cardiothoracic surgery department showed no safety disadvantage in a retrospective study, although a practitioner told MedPage Today he remained unpersuaded. Medicare rec...

Cardiac surgeons defy guidelines for severe disease
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/100204/interventional-cardiology-surgery/cardiac-surgeons-defy-guidelines-severe
Richard Mark Kirkner

Jun 1st, 2015 - Although expert committees spend hours developing guidelines for best practices, clinicians on the front line of care can be somewhat hesitant to adopt them, as a recent study evaluating the use of guidelines for treatment of heart attack patients.

European Guidelines Advising Heart-Team Talks Often Ignored
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/824358

Apr 29th, 2014 - TORONTO, ON — Although European guidelines recommend that cases of patients with severe CAD should be discussed by a "heart team" consisting of a cardiac surgeon, an interventional cardiologist, and a noninterventional cardiologist, a study of thr...

ESC Issues New Guidelines on Valve Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/769869

Aug 26th, 2012 - August 27, 2012 (Munich, Germany) — For the first time since 2007, the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) has released new guidance on the treatment of valve disease, this time teaming up with the European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery ...

PCI Gains Ground for Left Main and Multivessel Disease in New ESC Revascularization Guidelines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/727657

Aug 28th, 2010 - August 29, 2010 (Stockholm, Sweden) — In a first for the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), a new task force report on myocardial revascularization released on the first day of the society's annual meeting was jointly written with the European ...

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