Sheila Jacobs

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Increased Stroke Risk Following Surgical vs Transfemoral Aortic Valve Replacement

Increased Stroke Risk Following Surgical vs Transfemoral Aortic Valve Replacement

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Researchers evaluated stroke risk and its effect on quality of life after surgical aortic valve replacement vs transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve.

Treprostinil May Have Antithrombotic Effect in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

Treprostinil May Have Antithrombotic Effect in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

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Treatment with treprostinil has demonstrated potential antithrombotic mechanisms of action in pediatric patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Outcomes After Ischemic Stroke Due to Atherosclerosis vs Dissection Compared

Outcomes After Ischemic Stroke Due to Atherosclerosis vs Dissection Compared

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Results indicate that recurrent vascular event rate and changes in vascular status were different between patients with intracranial arterial dissection and those with intracranial atherosclerotic stenosis.

COPD May Predict Mortality in Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias, Sudden Cardiac Arrest

COPD May Predict Mortality in Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias, Sudden Cardiac Arrest

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The presence of COPD is linked to higher all-cause mortality and cardiac death at 24 hours in high-risk patients who present with ventricular tachyarrhythmias and sudden cardiac arrest.

Left Atrial Enlargement Linked to Vascular Brain Injury

Left Atrial Enlargement Linked to Vascular Brain Injury

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Investigators examine the association between LAD and vascular brain injury on brain MRI.

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