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Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
Final recommendation statement: healthful diet and physical activity for cardiovascular disease prevention in adults without known risk factors: behavioral counseling... updated summary: Behavioral counseling to promote a healthful diet and physical activity for cardiovascular disease prevention in adults with cardiovascular risk factors: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (3)
Cardiovascular Diseases (3)
Considerations on the Transfusion Threshold in Cardiac Surgery - Full Text View... a retrospective observational study of the transfusion threshold in cardiac surgery... be adopted, especially in a patient who has undergone cardiac surgery... and multidisciplinary management of patients who have undergone a cardiac surgery within the CHU Brugmann hospital, to analyze if they ...
Standard Versus Intensive Monitoring After Myocardial Infarction Looking for Atrial Fibrillation - Full Text View... trial will evaluate the role of intensive monitoring after myocardial infarction, assessing for new-onset AF after hospital discharge... objectives include the impact of intensive monitoring on oral anticoagulation rates at 90-days and 1-year after monitoring ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Myocardial Infarction (3), Atrial Fibrillation (2)
Endovascular Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease - Full Text View. Patients with peripheral artery disease. located in the common and external iliac artery, the common and superficial femoral artery, the popliteal artery and/or the below-the-knee (BTK) arteries (anterior tibial artery, posterior tibial artery or peroneal artery. Device: stent or balloon.
Peripheral Arterial Disease (3)
Predictors for Recurrence of Atrial Fibrillation After Electrical Cardioversion - Full Text View. In patients with persistent atrial fibrillation (AF), electrical cardioversion is very effective in restoring sinus rhythm if modern, biphasic cardioverters are used. However, approximately 50 per cent of the successfully cardioverted patients experience a recurrence of AF within a few weeks.
Cardiovascular Diseases (3)
Atrial Fibrillation (3)
Circulating RNAs in Acute Congestive Heart Failure - Full Text View... 5 million people in the United States have congestive heart failure (CHF... last decade and the mortality for patients with symptomatic heart failure remains worse than the majority of cancers in this ... predict cardiac structural changes and fibrosis in patients post-myocardial infarction with significant changes in cardiac structure.
Congestive Heart Failure (3), Fibrosis (2), Myocardial Infarction (1)
A new study has found that heart failure patients with pre-existing type 2 diabetes have higher ... and largest study in the general population of newly diagnosed heart failure patients to show the risks associated with type 2 ... the already high baseline risk of death in newly diagnosed heart failure patients, this indicates a clinically significant red flag ...
Endocrine Disorders (14)
Heart Failure (12), Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 (10), Diabetes Mellitus (4)
Researchers identify possible genetic basis for coronary artery disease... Schisler, PhD, have identified a possible genetic basis for coronary artery disease (CAD), as well as potential new opportunities to prevent ... I lost both of my grandfathers to cardiovascular disease - one so early I do not even have any ... a driving force for me to not only understand heart disease, but also find treatments that allow people to live ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Coronary Artery Disease (3), Cardiovascular Diseases (1), Heart Diseases (1)
CNN (United States)
Dog ownership is associated with a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease and death, finds a new study published Friday in ... group reported previously to be at higher risk of cardiovascular disease and death than those living in a multi-person ... which we know absolutely is a primary cause for cardiovascular disease and cardiac events," said Dr. Rachel Bond, Associate Director of Women's ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (8)
Cardiovascular Diseases (6), Heart Diseases (2)
... tool designed to more accurately predict the risk of heart attack in older patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery works significantly better than traditional risk assessment tools ... surgery, the mortality rate for those patients who experience cardiac arrest after surgery is 65 percent, and is about 15 to 25 percent for those who have a heart attack ...
Heart Arrest (1)
The group treated with the inflammation-lowering lipid mediator (Resolvin E1) had minimal atherosclerosis and reduced plaque rupture in their aortic artery, while atherosclerosis advanced to more severe form of the disease in ... Tags: Alzheimer's Disease, Arthritis, Atherosclerosis, Blood, Blood Clot, Cancer, Diabetes, Fish, Fish Oil, Gum Disease, Heart, Heart Attack, Heart Disease, Kidney, Molecule, Nanomedicine, Obesity, Pathology, Physiology, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Stroke ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (16), Endocrine Disorders (4), Neuroscience (2)
Atherosclerosis (10), Heart Diseases (3), Obesity (2)
NEJM - Physician's First Watch
Earlier this week, the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, among others, announced new cutoffs for hypertension as part of their updated....
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Hypertension (2)
U.S. Food & Drug Administration - FDA - What's New: Drugs (FDA)
NSAIDs can increase the risk of heart attack or stroke in patients with or without heart disease or risk factors for heart disease ... In general, patients with heart disease or risk factors for it have a greater likelihood of heart attack or stroke following NSAID use than patients without these ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (11), Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (2)
Heart Diseases (3), Stroke (2), Arthritis (2)
hsTnT in Patients Admitted to the ED With Atrial Fibrillation in the Era of NOACs - Heidelberg Registry of Atrial Fibrillation - Full Text View ... Nonfatal myocardial infarction [ Time Frame: Follow up after at least 6 months... Stroke, systemic embolism, myocardial infarction, vascular death, non-vascular death, composite endpoint of vascular and ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (4), Men's Health (2)
Atrial Fibrillation (4), Embolism (3), Myocardial Infarction (2)
CNN (United States)
Heart Association president has heart attack... Both his father and his father's father had heart bypass surgery while in their 60s, he told the audience ... the branches of our family tree cut short by cardiovascular disease... for a heart attack are people older than 65, men and people with a family history of heart disease ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (6), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (2), Endocrine Disorders (1)
Heart Diseases (3), Dyspnea (2), Diabetes Mellitus (1)
This is the first trial to test cell therapy to treat heart disease in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy," said Ronald G ... of the 13 patients who received cells experienced temporary atrial fibrillation, an irregular and often rapid heart rate that can ... increase the risk of complications such as stroke and heart failure.
Cardiovascular Diseases (6), Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (5)
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (5), Heart Failure (4), Heart Diseases (3)
Effective Management of Calcific Aortic Stenosis in the Elderly - Full Text View. Although aortic valve replacement is recommended for any symptomatic severe calcific aortic stenosis, the therapeutic decision may be difficult... observational research is to evaluate intra-hospital therapeutic decision in elderly patients referred because of symptomatic severe aortic stenosis.
Aortic Valve Stenosis (4)
Effects of Prophylactic Desmopressin on Blood Coagulation Parameters in Heart Valve Surgery - Full Text View. Active Comparator: desmopressin. Patients randomized to this group receive desmopressin 0,3 as an intravenous infusion given during 20 min. Drug: Desmopressin. Desmopressin is to be administered as an intravenous infusion after discontinuation of cardiopulmonary bypass and administration of protamine.
Blood Flow Restriction Training in Chronic Heart Failure: an Effective Training Strategy... Class IV CHF Any contraindications to exercise Significant COPD (FEV1<60%), severe renal disease (eGFR<30), primary pulmonary hypertension as a co-morbidity Unable to give informed consent Current diagnosis of active cancer, inflammatory or musculoskeletal disease (e ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (1), Immune System Diseases (1), Kidney Disease (1)
Heart Failure (2), Rheumatoid Arthritis (1), Infections (1)
... is unique in that it links increased risk of heart attack associated with small particulate pollution to increased risk of heart attack for people with certain blood types who have coronary artery disease ... also shown links between small-particulate PM2.5 pollution and heart attacks, admission to the hospital with unstable chest pain, heart failure, and atrial fibrillation ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Coronary Artery Disease (3), Coronary Disease (2), Heart Failure (1)
... LVAD surgery could reverse frailty in older adults with heart failure... in very old or frail adults including those with heart failure... or decreased physical activity – can also be caused by heart failure. To tease apart whether frail patients might benefit from surgery to treat heart failure, researchers looked at whether the left ventricular-assist device ...
Neuroscience (1)
Heart Failure (6)
ABC News
GMA' Hot List: What to know about the new medical guidelines on hypertension Video... GMA' Hot List: What to know about the new medical guidelines on hypertension. Now Playing. Walmart raising prices online to draw shoppers to stores. Now Playing. Trump personally asked Xi to resolve UCLA shoplifting case. Now Playing.
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
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CNN (United States)
In addition, meth users were less likely to have atrial fibrillation -- an irregular heartbeat that can lead to blood clots, stroke and heart failure -- than non-meth users ... who used meth were less likely to have significant coronary artery disease yet tended to visit the ER more frequently ... be screening for methamphetamine use when patients are newly diagnosed with heart failure," she added.
Cardiovascular Diseases (2), Neuroscience (1)
Heart Failure (11), Substance Use Disorders (1), Atrial Fibrillation (1)
Impact of Perioperative Treatment With Intravenous Glutamine on Myocardial Protection in Cardiac Surgery Patients With Aortic Stenosis - Full Text View. Experimental: Glutamine. Intravenous glutamine infusion perioperatively for 18 hours (8 hours before surgery and 10 hours after induction of anesthesia. Drug: N(2)-L-Alanine L-Glutamine dipeptide. Intravenous infusion of N (2) -L-alanyl-L-glutamine(mixed with normal ...
Aortic Valve Stenosis (2)
The Mindfulness Intervention as Myocardial Infarction Rehabilitation Additive (MIMIRA) Study - Full Text View... Depressive symptomatology in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) has prognostic importance... population, at 1 and 12 months after a coronary event (myocardial infarction or unstable angina pectoris), and a cut-off for elevated depressive symptoms were ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (1)
Myocardial Infarction (3), Unstable Angina (1), Coronary Artery Disease (1)
... hypothesis "acupoint sensitization is associated with a severity of angina pectoris, which may contribute to the diagnosis of stable angina pectoris ... between the degree of acupoint sensitization, the degree of coronary artery stenosis and CCS angina pectoris classification... Combination Product: Coronary angiography,Canadian Cardiovascular Society angina pectoris classification for the severity of angina and electronic Von Frey instrument for testing the degree ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (9)
Stable Angina (5), Angina Pectoris (4), Coronary Stenosis (1)
... Concentration of Wnt2 and Wnt4 in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome - Full Text View... consists of 150 patients with non-ST elevated acute myocardial infarction (NST-ACS) including unstable angina pectoris (UAP),who are admitted within 24 hours after ... autoimmune diseases, malignancies, chronic or acute infections, asthma, severe heart failure (NYHA class 3 and 4) and advanced liver or ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (3), Immune System Diseases (1), Kidney Disease (1)
Acute Coronary Syndrome (2), Autoimmune Diseases (1), Heart Failure (1)
Combined effect of gestational diabetes and hypertension leaves both parents at high risk... of getting type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure or heart disease years later... You have hypertension... The risks of developing hypertension in the post-pregnancy years were also significant... made a mother six times more likely to develop hypertension in the future.
Endocrine Disorders (14), Cardiovascular Diseases (11), Women's Health (1)
Hypertension (10), Diabetes Mellitus (8), Gestational Diabetes (4)
... a mainly plant-based diet was related to decreased heart failure risks among people without known heart failure or heart disease ... vital role in increasing or reducing the risk of atherosclerosis, a condition characterized by a gradual narrowing of the arteries, resulting in heart failure, stroke, and heart attack ... through to 2013, included 15,569 patients without previously diagnosed heart failure or coronary artery disease.
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Heart Failure (12), Coronary Artery Disease (1), Atherosclerosis (1)
Heart attack linked to increased risk of developing vascular dementia... Heart attack increased the risk of vascular dementia by 35 percent, and the risk remains elevated for up to 35 years after the heart attack ... 000 Danes who survived the first year after a heart attack during the period 1980-2012... increased risk was observed if the patient underwent bypass surgery following the heart attack.
Neuroscience (30)
Dementia (15), Vascular Dementia (13), Alzheimer Disease (2)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
... NIH) support a key component of the new 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines announced by the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC) at the annual AHA meeting in Anaheim, California ... best way to treat blood pressure in adults with hypertension, 50 years or older, who are at high risk for heart disease ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (14), Kidney Disease (2), Endocrine Disorders (1)
Hypertension (8), Heart Diseases (4), Kidney Diseases (2)
NEJM - Physician's First Watch
New guidelines from the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association, among others, define substantially more U.S. adults as having hypertension than the 2003....
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Hypertension (2)
Rapid blood test that spots heart attack risk could improve treatment of people with chest pain ... that spots whether people are at risk of a heart attack could improve the treatment of people with chest pain ... The test can accurately rule out the risk of heart attack in almost half of all people arriving at hospital ...
Health Imaging
CT ties steroids, early coronary artery disease in Brazilian population. Brazilian researchers used CT angiography to examine atherosclerosis in individuals who have used anabolic androgenic steroids, finding that the drugs could lead to early onset coronary artery disease ... steroid use may be associated with the development of coronary artery disease in apparently healthy young people,” Ribeiro de Souza said ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (5)
Atherosclerosis (5), Coronary Artery Disease (4)
... been linked to an increased risk of developing blocked arteries and heart disease, but this is the first study of a western ... the association between TV watching and risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) - blood clot formation in the legs, arms, lungs ... a VTE every year, making it the most common vascular diagnosis next to heart attack or stroke.
Cardiovascular Diseases (6), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (1), Oncology (1)
Venous Thromboembolism (4), Neoplasms (1), Atherosclerosis (1)
World Pharma News
... a beneficial effect on the quality of life in heart failure, in addition to reducing cardiovascular death and heart failure hospitalization ... 119) in NT-proBNP, a blood marker used to diagnose heart failure and to determine prognosis[1... the study included pre-specified exploratory endpoints to evaluate heart failure symptoms and quality of life (QoL): changes in Patient ...
Neuroscience (1), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (1)
Heart Failure (29), Obesity (1)
... between 1999 and 2013 who survived an initial atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease event , such as a heart attack or stroke... who were prescribed a statin medication following an initial heart attack or stroke reduced their risk of a future adverse event such as a future heart attack, stroke, revascularization, or death, by almost 25% -- the rate ... People with high cholesterol face an increased risk of heart attack, stroke, or other forms of heart disease.
Cardiovascular Diseases (16)
Cardiovascular Diseases (1), Stroke (1), Heart Diseases (1)
... if HF is properly managed by team of skilled heart failure clinicians, prognosis and quality of life can improve... angioplasty) or coronary artery bypass may be recommended for heart failure caused by coronary artery disease... Tags: Alcohol, Angioplasty, Angiotensin, Blood, Cancer, Chest Pain, Coronary Artery Disease, Coughing, Diet, Doctor, Dyspnea, Edema, Enzyme, Fatigue, Flu, Health Care, Heart, Heart Failure, Heart Rate, Heart Transplantation, Nausea, Pain, Pharmacist, Pneumonia, Respiratory ...
Oncology (2)
Heart Failure (13), Dyspnea (4), Human Influenza (3)
Intervention Study of Vitamin D Supplementation to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Secondary Outcome Measures. The efficacy on bone biomarkers [ Time Frame: 9 months. The change of bone biomarkers after vitamin D supplementation. The efficacy on blood pressure [ Time Frame: 9 months. The change of blood pressure after vitamin D supplementation.
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Cardiovascular Diseases (2), Vitamin D Deficiency (1)
Assessment of the Usefulness of Hemopatch in Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery - Full Text View. Experimental: Intervention. First group of patients will undergo standard CABG procedure in CPB. In addition, two pieces of Hemopatch will be applied in one patient. One piece to improve hemostasis in the bed of left internal mammary artery (LIMA) harvesting and second piece of Hemopatch ...
World Pharma News
... of these analyses focusing on those patients with concomitant coronary artery disease/peripheral arterial disease (CAD/PAD... Effectiveness and Safety of Apixaban versus Other Oral Anticoagulants in Older Adults With Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation and Concomitant Coronary Artery Disease or Peripheral Arterial Disease - November 14, from 10:30 a.m ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (33), Vaccines (1)
Atrial Fibrillation (10), Vascular Diseases (3), Embolism (3)
Obese older adults who survive heart surgery may live with greater degrees of functional decline... show people who are obese have more complications following heart surgery--an increasingly common surgery for older adults--than do people who are considered ... Tags: Body Mass Index, Cardiac Surgery, Education, Geriatrics, Gerontology, Healthcare, Heart, Heart Surgery, Obesity, Psychiatry, Surgery, Walking ...
Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (20)
Obesity (4)
Evaluating the Role of Coronary Artery Disease to Resolve the Diagnosis of Type 2 Myocardial Infarction - Full Text View ... performed in all three coronary vessels using a FastView® coronary imaging catheter (Terumo, Tokyo, Japan) with pullback at 20 mm ... there is evidence of inducible myocardial ischaemia due to coronary artery stenosis, revascularisation with percutaneous coronary intervention may be considered if in the patients best ...
Myocardial Infarction (4), Coronary Artery Disease (2), Coronary Stenosis (2)
A Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Combination Treatment of Fimasartan/Atorvastatin in Patients With Essential Hypertension and Dyslipidemia - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. SiSBP [ Time Frame: 8weeks from Baseline Visit. The change in Sitting systolic blood pressure(SiSBP) from baseline in the test group(Fimasartan 120mg/Atorvastatin 40mg) at Week 8 compared to the Active Comparator ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (2), Blood Disorders and Hematology (2)
Hypertension (2), Dyslipidemias (2)
Noninvasive Measurements of Renal Perfusion During Cardiac Surgery - Full Text View... These biomarkers predict AKI in patients in the ICU and undergoing cardiac surgery... atrial or ventricular arrhythmia that requires treatment. Cerebral oximetry [ Time Frame: recorded continuously intra-operatively. Tissue oximetry of the cerebral cortex. vasoactive medication doses [ Time Frame: recorded continuously intra-operatively and recorded continuously in ICU.
Acute Kidney Injury (1), Cardiac Arrhythmia (1)
Research shows high risk for cardiovascular and kidney disease in people with HIV... study, Professor Boyd and colleagues assessed the risks of cardiovascular disease and chronic kidney disease in people with HIV infection ... 11% of these patients had experienced both chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular disease, with many of these events occurring just one year ...
Immune System Diseases (23), Kidney Disease (8), Cardiovascular Diseases (5)
Chronic Kidney Diseases (6), Cardiovascular Diseases (4), HIV Infections (3)
the Effects of YangXinShi (YXS) on the Quality of Life and Exercise Tolerance in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure - Full Text View... assessment of disease-related QoL using Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire (KCCQ-12) with 7 heart failure domains. Scores of each domain are scaled from 0-100, with 0 corresponding to the worst, 100 the best status.
Heart Failure (3), Cardiomyopathies (1)
DiamondTemp™ Ablation System for the Treatment of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation - Full Text View... The Rate of Subjects Who Were Free From Documented Symptomatic Atrial Fibrillation (AF), Atrial Tachycardia (AT), or Atrial Flutter (AFL) Episodes Through 12 ... of the DiamondTemp System used for ablation in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF.
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
Atrial Fibrillation (4), Tachycardia (1), Atrial Flutter (1)
Blood Pressure Monitoring in High Risk Pregnancy to Improve the Detection and Monitoring of Hypertension - Full Text View... Compare self-monitoring with usual care in women at higher risk of hypertension in pregnancy and assess if self-monitoring can identify raised blood pressure earlier. Compare self-monitoring with usual care for women with high blood pressure in pregnancy to see ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
Hypertension (4), Premature Birth (1), Pre-Eclampsia (1)
Congenital Heart Disease Physical Activity Lifestyle Study - Full Text View. This study will adapt a physical activity lifestyle intervention to adolescent congenital heart disease (CHD) survivors with the primary goal of increasing physical activity levels. The study will be split into 2 phases. In Phase 1, participants will be asked to complete questionnaires, wear an accelerometer around the waist for ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (3)
Heart Diseases (3)
The Effect Of An Expanded Long Term Periodization Exercise Training In Patients With Cardiovascular Disease - Full Text View... on VO2 peak, maximal strength, body composition, functionality and quality of life in cardiovascular disease patients... on the different components of the oxygen kinetics response and oxidative adaptations in cardiovascular disease patients.
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
52. GALNT4 in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome  
Date: 11/07/2017 09:23
GALNT4 in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome - Full Text View... population consists of 20 patients with ST-elevated acute myocardial infarction (STEMI,n = 20) who are admitted within 24 hours ... had autoimmune diseases, malignancies, chronic or acute infections, severe heart failure (NYHA class 3 and 4) and advanced liver or ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (2), Immune System Diseases (1), Kidney Disease (1)
Acute Coronary Syndrome (2), Heart Failure (1), Myocardial Infarction (1)
Using Ultrasonography, Shear Wave Elastography, Strain Imaging, and 3-D Volume Ultrasonography on Cardiovascular Disease - Full Text View... The subject will be asked to lay on a hospital bed for ultrasound imaging of the arteries. The subject will have an automatic blood pressure cuff put on to measure blood pressure.
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Kaiser Health News
End-Of-Life Guidance For Heart Disease Stuck In The Past When It Used To Kill ... Heart disease has become a chronic condition, but unlike cancer, many ... The New York Times: For Patients With Heart Failure, Little Guidance As Death Nears... His heart was failing and he should get his affairs in order ...
Endocrine Disorders (4), Cardiovascular Diseases (3), Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (2)
Alzheimer Disease (4), Diabetes Mellitus (4), Heart Diseases (3)
Prostate Cancer News
Kinpo Electronics, Inc. Published “Arrhythmia Evaluation in Wearable ECG Devices” in the Journal of ... brand under Kinpo Electronics Inc., published a journal paper, “Arrhythmia Evaluation in Wearable ECG Devices”, in Sensors on 25 ... as APC), ventricular ectopic beat (VEB, Known as VPC), atrial fibrillation (AF), and ventricular fibrillation (VF) via the evaluation of ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (1), Oncology (1)
Cardiac Arrhythmia (5), Prostatic Neoplasms (1), Ventricular Fibrillation (1)
ORBITA trial on heart stents for stable angina indicates placebo effect potential... Investigation with optimal medical Therapy of Angioplasty in stable angina) trial is the first of its kind to compare stenting for stable angina with a simulated procedure in which implantation of a ... indicate that patients should not undergo stenting for stable angina; in controlling symptoms, some patients might opt for an ...
Stable Angina (8)
Stromal Vascular Fraction Cell Therapy to Improve the Repair of Rotator Cuff Tears - Full Text View. Primary Outcome Measures. Change in scapular plane abduction strength from baseline [ Time Frame: 2 weeks prior to surgery, 6 months after surgery, 12 months after surgery, 24 months after surgery. Secondary Outcome Measures. Change in external rotation strength from baseline [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ...
58. Metformin in Heart Failure Without Diabetes  
Date: 11/06/2017 10:05
Metformin in Heart Failure Without Diabetes - Full Text View. Columbia University Medical Center is conducting a pilot clinical research study that will assess the use of the medication metformin for heart failure in patients who are not diabetic. Patients will received either the study drug metformin or placebo for 4 months.
Endocrine Disorders (2)
Heart Failure (3), Diabetes Mellitus (2)
59. HIRREM for Pre-Hypertension  
Date: 11/06/2017 10:05
HIRREM for Pre-Hypertension - Full Text View... controlled clinical pilot trial will evaluate the effects associated with in-office use of closed-loop, acoustic stimulation neurotechnology (High-resolution, relational, resonance-based, electroencephalic mirroring; HIRREM), compared with acoustic stimulation not linked to brainwaves (ambient nature sounds), for participants with pre-hypertension.
Cardiovascular Diseases (3), Sleep Disorders (2)
Depressive Disorder (4), Prehypertension (3), Anxiety Disorders (3)
Study on High-sensitivity Troponin 0h/1h for Rapid Diagnosis of Non-ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in the Chinese Population - Full Text View... Diagnosis of non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction [ Time Frame: After measuring the high-sensitivity troponin level at 1h or 3h. Secondary Outcome Measures. Cardiovascular events or death [ Time Frame: Follow-up for 6 months after ...
Myocardial Infarction (3)
... and Efficacy of Rivaroxaban and Ticagrelor for Patients With Atrial Fibrillation After Angioplasty - Full Text View... receiving a stent placement, given with Rivaroxaban, an oral anticoagulant recommended for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF... death, stroke, non- central nervous system (CNS) systemic embolism, myocardial infarction and stent thrombosis within one year of the index ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (6)
Atrial Fibrillation (5), Stroke (1), Embolism (1)
Technical Development of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging (CMR) Using a Low Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) Scanner System - Full Text View... People with heart disease and healthy volunteers, ages 18 and older... Participants with heart disease will have both the new MRI and a conventional MRI. Healthy participants will have both MRIs or only the new one.
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Heart Diseases (2), Dyspnea (1)
Mechanism of Decompensation Evaluation - Aortic Stenosis - Full Text View. Aortic stenosis is the most common heart valve disease requiring intervention in high income countries ... processes in the left ventricle that ultimately result in heart failure and death are incompletely understood... In brief, recruited patients with severe aortic stenosis and scheduled to undergo valve replacement surgery will be ...
Aortic Valve Stenosis (4), Heart Valve Diseases (1), Fibrosis (1)
Continuous Versus Discontinuous Design of Encircling Lesions During Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation - Full Text View... The number of pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) therapy for atrial fibrillation (AF) is increasing. Durable PVI is cornerstone for long-term freedom of AF. In one previous study continuous ablation was suggested to be more efficient in durable PVI.
Cardiovascular Diseases (3)
Atrial Fibrillation (3)
... stones may indicate an increased risk for metabolic and hypertensive complications during pregnancy and add support to a growing body of research linking kidney stones with systemic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease ... Tags: Blood, Blood Pressure, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Kidney Disease, Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes, Hospital, Hypertension, Intensive Care, Kidney, Kidney Disease, Metabolic Syndrome, Neonatal Intensive ...
Endocrine Disorders (7), Cardiovascular Diseases (6), Kidney Disease (3)
Kidney Calculi (7), Diabetes Mellitus (4), Hypertension (3)
Greater blood pressure drops linked to kidney function decline in hypertensive patients... the lowest probability of side effects," said Dr. Magriço, "If this association is confirmed by prospective studies, future recommendations for hypertension treatment in this population should consider personalized targets rather than a fixed cut-off for every patient.
Cardiovascular Diseases (1)
Hypertension (1)
... two IAC facility accreditations in both Complex Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) and Pediatric Cardiovascular Catheterization... Wexner Medical Center has developed a leading adult congenital heart disease program that provides a formalized, comprehensive care model for ... Daniels, MD, director of the Adolescent and Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program at The Heart Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital and The Ohio State ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (4)
Cardiomyopathies (5), Heart Diseases (4)
They will investigate whether this form of heart failure can be better diagnosed and its causes clarified with the help of cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR ... Nagel of the University Hospital Frankfurt aims to establish cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) of the heart as the standard method for diagnosing HFpEF ...
Heart Failure (12)
CNN (United States)
Heart disease deaths plummet, overdose deaths rise, CDC says... Heart disease and cancer are traditionally the major causes of death ... What we're seeing here is even though heart disease is going down, even though cancer is going down ... Dr. David Friedman, chief of heart failure services at Northwell Health's Long Island Jewish Valley Stream ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (5), Oncology (2), Immune System Diseases (1)
Heart Diseases (5), Premature Birth (4), Sudden Infant Death (2)
United Press International - UPI (United States)
... stents may have no effect for people with stable angina, study says... For patients with stable angina, coronary artery stents may have more of a placebo ... from the ORBITA trial of 200 patients with stable angina, a common condition in adults involving patients experiencing chest ... found that treatment with coronary artery stents for stable angina had no real benefit on patient symptoms or quality ...
Stable Angina (8)
United Press International - UPI (United States)
Study finds racial differences in risk for intracranial atherosclerosis... The study, published today in JAMA Cardiology, found that black men had the highest incidence of ... Intracranial atherosclerosis disease is a significant cause of stroke in patients ... adults age 67 to 90 who participated in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities cohort study who had 3D intracranial ...
Cardiovascular Diseases (8), Endocrine Disorders (1)
Intracranial Atherosclerosis (3), Hypertension (1), Atherosclerosis (1)
Study finds link between increased cardiovascular diseases and teen childbirth... American Heart Association — has suggested an increased risk of heart and blood vessel disease in women who became mothers for the first time ... never delivered a child had the lowest risk of heart disease... early childbirths need thorough monitoring for the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
Cardiovascular Diseases (6), Neuroscience (1), Women's Health (1)
Cardiovascular Diseases (3), Heart Diseases (3), Dementia (1)
Research may explain why gum disease is linked to heart problems... Heart attacks and strokes are the crises we notice, but they result from a slow process of atherosclerosis, the hardening and clogging of the arteries with fatty ... a link is a first step to mark the lipids as indicators for early disease diagnosis.
Cardiovascular Diseases (6)
Atheroma (3), Atherosclerosis (3), Heart Diseases (3)
Trial shows cost-effectiveness of TAVR compared to SAVR in intermediate risk patients with aortic stenosis... effective compared with surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) in intermediate surgical risk patients with aortic stenosis... For patients with severe aortic stenosis and intermediate surgical risk similar to those enrolled in the PARTNER 2 trial, these ...
Aortic Valve Stenosis (4)
Erectile Dysfunction After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus the Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction - Full Text View ... Myocardial infarction the term acute myocardial infarction(AMI) should be used when there is evidence of ... Myocardial infarction is classified as either : ST elevation acute myocardial infarction.* non-ST segment elevation acute myocardial infarction ...
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Improved Oral Health and Dental Care in Children With Congenital Heart Disease - Full Text View. Background: Congenital heart disease (CHD) is one of the most common congenital anomalies in children. As the risk for endocarditis following bacteraemia is more common during daily oral hygiene routines, such as tooth brushing, than during dental treatment, the maintenance of optimal oral health in ...
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Incidence of Major Cardiovascular Events in Diabetic Patients With ACS Undergoing Coronary Angioplasty and Treated With Clopidogrel 150 mg Versus 75 mg - Full Text View. Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) is triggered by the rupture of an atherosclerotic plaque that results in a platelet aggregation reaction in the coronary artery. The administration of antiplatelet agents starting from the acute phase of ...
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AstraZeneca, Moderna pen deal for mRNA heart failure drug... have agreed to codevelop a relaxin mRNA treatment for heart failure... including Novartis see as a way to regulate the conditions that exacerbate heart failure... has filed to test the VEGF-A asset in heart failure patients undergoing cardiac bypass grafting surgery in phase 2a and now has one eye on ...
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FDA considers revoking claim soy reduces heart disease risk... claim that soy protein can reduce the risk of heart disease... claim that soy protein could reduce the risk of heart disease in 1999... FDA to drop its claim that soy protein reduces heart disease risk... relationship between soy protein and a reduced risk of heart disease -- including evidence reviewed by the FDA when the claim ...
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Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution in Cardiac Surgery - Full Text View... as platelet activation and consumption and reduction of the anticoagulation components in blood which will translate to decreased incidence ... Reduced chest tube drainage 24 hours post coronary artery bypass graft surgery [ Time Frame: 24 hours... The collected blood is then stored in anticoagulant treated blood bags in the cardiovascular operating room and re-infused into the patient in ...
Acute Heart Failure - COngestion Repeated Evaluation (AHF-CORE) - Full Text View... Rehospitalization for acute heart failure [ Time Frame: at 3 months after hospital discharge. composite criteria. Secondary Outcome Measures. Clinical congestion markers [ Time Frame: at admission and at final discharge (an average of 10 days after admission. Ambrosy score : rales, jugular vein pressure, edema, fatigue, dyspnea, orthopnea.
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FDA statement revokes claims that soy protein reduces heart disease risk... studies that soy protein can reduce the risk of heart disease is not true... proteins have been claimed to reduce the risk of heart disease... Tags: Calcium, Cancer, Cholesterol, Diet, Food Safety, Heart, Heart Disease, Isoflavone, Language, Lipoprotein, Nutrition, Osteoporosis, Protein, Vitamin, Vitamin D ...
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... Effect of Intranasal Insulin Administration on Cognitive Function After Cardiac Surgery... most commonly in older patients and patients undergoing major surgeries, such as heart surgery... Insulin given intravenously during heart surgery has been shown to preserve short and long-term ... investigate whether administration of intranasal insulin during and after heart surgery improves cognitive function postoperatively.
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Button Magnets in Nasal Cavity / Borderline Pulmonary Hypertension & Mortality / New York FM Opportunities — Physician’s First Watch... NEJM Journal Watch Cardiology: Borderline pulmonary hypertension is a prognostic factor for all-cause mortality. NEJM CareerCenter: Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center in New York state, on the Canadian border, is seeking family medicine physicians.
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That is why when controlling and preventing hypertension as well as cardiovascular disease, it is necessary to quantify cardiovascular risk since, even though a very small fraction of the hypertensive population has only high blood pressure, the vast majority ... This profile includes a hypertension diagnosis, excess weight/obesity, high glucemic level, unhealthy values ...
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Having Heart Surgery In Afternoon Instead Of Morning Drastically Reduces Post-Op ... Patients who underwent open-heart surgery in the afternoon experienced better health outcomes compared to ... the risk of a major cardiac event — for instance myocardial infarction, acute heart failure, or death — as those who had surgeries before then ...
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Dynamic Computed Tomography Myocardial Perfusion Imaging for Detection of Coronary Artery Disease - Full Text View... widely used, highly accurate technique for the detection of coronary artery disease (CAD), with sensitivity and negative predictive values of over ... myocardial coverage, and in order to obtain multiple consecutive images at high heart rates(16,17... compared to static CTP approach to detect hemodynamically significant coronary artery disease.
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Study finds low public awareness of atrial fibrillation... 10 countries, only 48% of people were aware of atrial fibrillation (AF), which is lower than the awareness of other ... Recognizing atrial fibrillation is as easy as having a doctor feel your ... prevent a stroke, then increasing the public's awareness of atrial fibrillation should be a public health priority.
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Review emphasizes need for more hypertension research in females... for half of all cases of high blood pressure (hypertension) in the U.S., yet the majority of hypertension research focuses on men ... of more than 80 studies highlights sex differences in hypertension-related kidney (renal) disease and explores possible reasons why ...
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BBC News (United Kingdom)
Heart surgery survival chances 'better in the afternoon'... Open heart surgery appears to be safer in the afternoon because of ... The doctors and researchers looked for complications including heart attacks, heart failure or death after surgery... Heart Foundation, said: "Thousands of people now have open heart surgery in the UK.
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Having cardiac surgery in the afternoon rather than the morning is linked ... First, researchers studied consecutive patients who underwent on-pump cardiac surgery for aortic valve replacement: 300 patients who had surgery in the ... For every 11 patients who had afternoon surgery, one major cardiac event was averted. This difference was driven by lower rates of perioperative myocardial infarction and acute heart failure.
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Science Media Centre
expert reaction to research on timing of heart surgery... clock (circadian rhythm) affects how well people recover from heart surgery... indicates that the circadian clock may affect outcomes from heart surgery, but understanding why and how to leverage this information ... Daytime variation of perioperative myocardial injury in cardiac surgery and its prevention by Rev-Erbα antagonism: a single ...
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Individualized Studies of Triggers of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation - Full Text View... At the end of the 4-week lifestyle change period, participants will complete the Atrial Fibrillation Effect on QualiTy of Life survey (AFEQT) and will then have the option of testing another trigger or ending their study participation. Symptom Surveillance arm: Participants will use the Eureka app and AliveCor ...
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BIO-2-HEART: Identification of Biomarkers in T2DM and Heart Failure - Full Text View ... the role of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) in heart failure and, in particular, changes in cardiac metabolism, which may contribute to heart failure ... Various biomarkers in the coronary artery blood, as well as in the arterial and peripheral venous blood, are to be identified for this purpose ...
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The Influence of Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation on Atrial Electrical - Full Text View. Experimental: paroxysmal AF with radiofrequency ablation. Patients of paroxysmal AF will receive radiofrequency catheter ablation. Procedure: radiofrequency ablation or cryoballoon. Patients in radiofrequency ablation group receive circumferential pulmonary vein isolation,and no additional ablation is performed in the extrapulmonary sites unless the patient is diagnosed with ...
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Heart Failure is a progressive disorder that begins after an insult to the heart muscle ... life, reducing the morbidity of individuals with and without cardiovascular disease, with a lower overload to the cardiorespiratory system... Individuals with cardiac heart failure, in functional class II and III (according to the ... years, will be recruited from the Outpatient Clinical of Heart Failure of the Hospital de Clínicas of Porto Alegre, RS ...
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... pressure, but only about one in 20 people with hypertension have the condition under control, according to the largest study of hypertension in China, involving 1.7 million people, published in The ... Persons Project, an ongoing initiative to study and improve cardiovascular disease risk factors in China, conducted until at least 2020 ...
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... Medical Research and Northwell Health's Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Cardio-Thoracic Surgery examined the impact of a popular pre-heart transplant therapy on the kidney in a study published today by ... Tags: Autoimmunity, Bioelectronic, Blood, Brain, Cardiology, Cardiomyopathy, Chronic Kidney Disease, Congestive Heart Failure, Dialysis, Genetics, Healthcare, Heart, Heart Failure, Heart Transplantation, Hospital, Kidney, Kidney Disease, Mental Health, Nephrologist, Nephrology, Oncology, Surgery, Transplant ...
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Study shows feasibility of home monitoring to detect heart arrhythmias in developing fetuses... Doppler fetal heart rate monitors for home monitoring to detect heart arrhythmias in their developing fetuses... the research team led by Dr. Bettina Cuneo, director of Fetal Cardiology in the hospital's Colorado Fetal Care Center and professor of Pediatrics ...
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... mortality risk than men in the first year after heart attack... Heart attacks pose a greater threat to women than to men ... has determined that in the first year after a heart attack women are subject to a significantly higher mortality risk ... Instead they suffer more often from diffuse coronary artery disease.
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