CARDIOLOGY

Jan 05, 2021

Researchers have been able to find a link between BP and hypertension and white matter lesions in atrial fibrillation. This was concluded from a study that involved 1,738 patients with AF of whom…

Jan 05, 2021

The prospective trial undertaken by Fabian Barbieri et al. aimed to assess the presence of central sleep apnea (CSA) in patients with pacing-induced cardiomyopathy (PICM) and also to determine the…

Jan 05, 2021

Anh Tuan Vo et al. report the conservative management of left ventricular free wall rupture post myocardial infarction in an 87-year-old man. The patient presented with orthopnea and severe…

Jan 05, 2021

Jilles M Fermont et al. conducted a study to determine the predictive value of conventional CVD risk factors in COPD and also to find out whether any additional markers can improve the prediction…

Jan 05, 2021

According to a Dutch study, high blood pressure and pre-eclampsia during pregnancy could have long term repercussions resulting in diminishing memory and thinking skills. This was concluded after…

Dec 22, 2020

Penumbra has acted on the request from FDA and issued a recall of reperfusion catheters for clot removal in patients with stroke owing to risk for unexpected death or serious injury. The devices…

Dec 22, 2020

The study conducted by Jonas Faxén et al. aimed to identify the incidence and additional predictors of sudden cardiac death early after MI. The study included 121,379 cases who were followed up…

Dec 22, 2020

Parth J. Sampat et al. report a case of ventricular tachycardia following marijuana use in a 36-year-old male who presented with pounding chest pain and shortness of breath. The patient gave a…