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Sick Sinus Syndrome

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  • Condition: Intermittent Angina and Myocardial Infarction after Large Proximally Occluded Left Anterior Descending (LAD) Artery
  • Journal: BMJ case reports
  • Treatment Used: Primary Angioplasty after Distal Intracoronary Infusion of Nicorandil Solution Mixed with Contrast Media
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This case report describes a 50-year-old woman diagnosed with large proximally occluded left anterior descending (LAD) artery treated with primary angioplasty after distal intracoronary infusion of nicorandil solution mixed with contrast media.
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  • Condition: Heart Tumor
  • Journal: The heart surgery forum
  • Treatment Used: Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 6
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In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of undergoing surgery for heart tumors in children that cause rhythm disturbances.
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  • Condition: Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Journal: Journal of cardiac surgery
  • Treatment Used: Left Atriotomy (LA) vs Superior Trans-Septal (STS) Approach
  • Number of Patients: 319
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This study compared the effectiveness of left atriotomy (surgical opening of an atrium; LA) versus superior trans-septal (STS) approach in mitral valve surgery (surgery to either repair or replace the mitral valve in the heart).
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  • Condition: Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia/Neuropathy
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Number of Patients: 1
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In this study, researchers sought to determine the best treatment for glossopharyngeal neuralgia/neuropathy with cardiac symptoms in an elderly man.
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  • Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
  • Journal: Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology
  • Treatment Used: Second-Generation Cryoballoon (CB)
  • Number of Patients: 806
  • Published —
This study evaluated the safety and effectiveness of superior vena cava (SVC) isolation using second-generation cryoballoon (CB) ablation in patients with atrial fibrillation (heart quivering).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Heart Failure (HF) in People with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Pharmacological Interventions
  • Number of Patients: 43374
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This review of the literature looked at the benefits and harms of pharmacological interventions for heart failure (HF) (i.e., antihypertensive agents, inotropes, and agents that may improve the heart performance indirectly) in people with heart failure and chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Kawasaki Disease (KD)
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Rotational Atherectomy and Drug Coated Balloon
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a patient with coronary sequelae of Kawasaki disease (KD) treated with rotational atherectomy and drug coated balloon (DCB).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Complex Non-Occlusive Coronary Artery Disease
  • Journal: The American journal of cardiology
  • Treatment Used: Chronic Total Occlusion Recanalization Versus Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Number of Patients: 2396
  • Published —
The study compared the effects of chronic total occlusion recanalization versus percutaneous coronary intervention for complex non-occlusive coronary artery disease.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Acute migraine
  • Journal: BMC neurology
  • Treatment Used: Paranasal sinus air suction
  • Number of Patients: 50
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The study researched the effects of paranasal sinus air suction (suction through a tube in the nose) for acute migraine.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Neonates and Infants Requiring Life-Long Cardiac Pacing
  • Journal: International journal of cardiology
  • Treatment Used: Epicardial Leads
  • Number of Patients: 71
  • Published —
This study evaluated the mid-term results of epicardial pacemakers implanted in infants under 1 year of age.