Real-time Pressure-volume Analysis of Acute Myocardial Infarction in Mice.
Michel L, Stock P, Rammos C, Totzeck M, Rassaf T, Hendgen-Cotta UB
Acute myocardial infarction can lead to acute heart failure and cardiogenic shock. The evaluation of hemodynamics is critical for the evaluation of an... Read More
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2018 Jul 16
Sex Differences in Cardiac Troponin Testing in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Chest Pain.
Humphries KH, Gao M, Lee MK, Izadnegahdar M, Holmes DT, Scheuermeyer FX, MHSc MD, Mackay M, Mattman A, Grafstein E
Elevated cardiac troponin (cTn), with signs/symptoms of ischemia, is a key element in a diagnosis of myocardial infarction (MI). Underdiagnosis of MI ... Read More
Loss of Guide Wire as an Important Complication of Central Venous Catheterization; a Case Report.
Najari F, Amirian M, Sadjadi S, Baradaran Kayal I
Many critically ill patients need aggressive procedures, such as central venous catheterization. The complication rate of central venous line placemen... Read More
Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2018 Jul 05
Usefulness of rescue ultrasound guidance for transradial cardiac catheterization.
Kashiwagi M, Tanimoto T, Kitabata H, Arita Y, Yamamoto Y, Mori K, Terada K, Nishiguchi T, Taruya A, Kubo T, Tanaka A, Akasaka T
Transradial cardiac catheterization reduces access site complications and is more comfortable for patients than the transfemoral approach. However, fa... Read More
Paediatr Anaesth 2018 Jul 13
The effect of xenon-augmented sevoflurane anesthesia on intraoperative hemodynamics and early postoperative neurocognitive function in children undergoing cardiac catheterization: A randomized controlled pilot trial.
Devroe S, Lemiere J, Van Hese L, Gewillig M, Boshoff D, Poesen K, Van de Velde M, Rex S
In adults, xenon has only minimal hemodynamic side effects when compared with other anesthetics. Moreover, in preclinical experiments, xenon has been ... Read More