We describe a case of a 19-year-old male with history of single ventricle physiology status post-Fontan procedure at the age of two who developed thromboembolic phenomena involving his splenic...
There was no recommendation in the current guidelines for how long after the pulmonary embolism (PE) attack the patient can fly again safely on an airplane...
SARS-CoV-2 is an enveloped RNA beta coronavirus, identified as the pathogen responsible for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). It primarily affects the respiratory system; however, cardiovascular complications have been found in 30% of hospitalized patients, associated with worse outcomes...
Abstract: Acute Myocardial Infarction (MI) is a common entity in patients due to the atherosclerotic plaque rupture. But there are other suspicious etiologic reasons that lead to coronary embolism,
Abstract:A case of acute myocardial infarction due to inadvertent circumflex artery ligation in the immediate postoperative valve, cardiac surgery, diagnosed using the algorithms of localization of culprit artery.
Abstract: An ST segment elevation is a life threatening condition requiring immediate intervention in many cases. The presentation can be very misleading, specially the presence of neurological symptoms warrants to an alternate diagnosis.
Abstract: A patient presented with a ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI). The Coronarography revealed multivessel disease and the emergence of a coronary fistula that is directed towards the aorta.
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Glucose Tolerance at Hospital Discharge as a Prognostic arker in Acute Heart Failure Patients
Abstract Background: Because patients with Heart Failure (HF) and diabetes have a poorer prognosis compared to HF patients without diabetes, it is important to understand the prognostic value of glycaemic control in this population.