The purpose of this update was to examine interval evidence of the acceptance and impact of the 2007 recommendations on viridans group streptococcal infective endocarditis and to make any necessary revisions based on this evidence.
A 61-year-old woman presents to a rural emergency department with complaints of progressively worsening dyspnea for 24 hours and pleuritic chest pain.
Nonagenarians should not be excluded from endovascular aortic repair surgeries based on age alone, but they should undergo a carefully balanced risk assessment.
The NACMI (North American COVID-19 and STEMI) registry is intended to describe demographic characteristics, management strategies, and outcomes of COVID-19 patients with STEMI.
Using data from the second generation of the ongoing prospective Framingham Heart Study cohort, the Framingham Offspring Cohort, researchers sought to examine the relationship between ultra-processed foods and CVD incidence and mortality.
Although there has been a recent shift away from femoral cannulation, these study results demonstrated that it is a safe and effective procedure for aortic dissection repair and provides excellent outcomes for establishing cardiopulmonary bypass.
Study authors assessed the impact of splanchnic occlusive disease on spinal cord injury after descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysm open repair.
Investigators sought to determine whether elevated E/e’ ratio is an independent predictor for mortality at 5 years among patients undergoing percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for peripheral artery disease.
In this interview, Richard Becker, MD, gives us an insight into COVID-19 vasculitis and its manifestations.
Although the mortality of patients with high-risk pulmonary embolism has decreased over time, the decrease cannot be attributed to improved treatments for pulmonary embolism.