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Coronary Interventions before Liver Transplantation Might Not Avert Postoperative Cardiovascular Events.
Percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass grafting may be performed before orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) to try to improve the condition of patients who have severeExpand
von Willebrand Factor Abnormalities and Heyde Syndrome in Dysfunctional Heart Valve Prostheses.
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Acquired abnormalities of VWF multimers are associated with aortic and mitral prosthesis dysfunction, with occasional gastrointestinal bleeding and gastrointestinal angiodysplasia. Expand
Modern advances in cardiovascular imaging: cardiac computed tomography and cardiovascular MRI in pericardial disease.
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Advances in cardiac computed tomography and cardiovascular MRI provide complementary tools for diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic assessment of pericardial disease. Expand
Sepsis and Shock Response Team: Impact of a Multidisciplinary Approach to Implementing Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines and Surviving the Process
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Quality improvement methodology was used to develop high-impact interventions that led to dramatically improved adherence to the Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines bundle and a significant decrease in the in-hospital mortality of severe sepsis patients presenting to the emergency department. Expand
Comprehensive review on cardio-oncology: Role of multimodality imaging
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Cancer therapeutics-related cardiovascular toxicity and its manifestations, multimodality imaging techniques for surveillance and detection of this complication, and the current state of knowledge in this emerging field are reviewed. Expand
Cardioprotective Utility of Urocortin in Myocardial Ischemia- Reperfusion Injury: Where do We Stand?
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An updated review largely focused on the various mechanisms through which urocortin alters cellular metabolism is presented, and the clinical potential of uroc Cortin's cardioprotective ability in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury is discussed. Expand
Diagnostic Approach to Myocarditis Mimicking Myocardial Infarction at Initial Presentation
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The indications of myocardial biopsy are discussed, the relative utility of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in formulating the diagnosis ofMyocarditis is compared and the relative Utility of Cardiac magnetic resonance Imaging is compared. Expand
Evolution of symptoms in patients with stable angina after normal regadenoson myocardial perfusion imaging: The Radionuclide Imaging and Symptomatic Evolution study (RISE)
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Patients with stable chest pain and normal MPI experience significant improvement in functional status, quality of life, and disease perception in the short term, and are angina free at 3-month follow-up. Expand
RIGHT VENTRICULAR EJECTION FRACTION, PULMONARY ARTERY SIZE AND PULSATILITY INDEX ESTIMATED BY CARDIAC MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING PREDICTS FUNCTIONAL STATUS IN PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION
Despite technical limitations, transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) is the most commonly used imaging modality for right ventricular assessment in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).Expand
64-Year-Old-Woman With Chest Pressure and Shortness of Breath.
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