Supraventricular Tachycardia

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Name: Supraventricular Tachycardia
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

What's Up Doc? Supraventricular tachycardia common in children

Q: All of a sudden it felt like my heart was beating fast. I clocked it and my heart rate was 200. I am only 16 years old; what can this be from? A: The most common heart rhythm abnormality in children is supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), occurring ... [Published Wicked Local Wayland - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Heart history is a key factor

‘AF is still a major cause of stroke. It is associated with massive economic, healthcare and morbidity costs’. Pic: Fuse/With any arrhythmia, the particular type of heart involved is a key factor, Gary Culliton reports in his latest Clinical Update. Diseases ... [Published Irish Medical Times - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Drugs or catheter ablation for AF?

It is recommended that anti-arrhythmic drugs are the still the first line treatment for atrial fibrillation A common abnormal heart rhythm causing a rapid, irregular pulse and failure of the upper chambers of the heart (atria) to pump properly. Abbreviated ... [Published Total Health - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Erlanger Stroke Conference Is This Saturday

The Eighth Annual Erlanger Stroke Conference will convene  this Saturday at 8 a.m.  at the Chattanooga Convention Center. The conference theme is "The Cardiac Connection- New Perspectives on Cardioembolic Stroke". The Conference Keynote speaker is Moussa ... [Published Chattanoogan - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Father and son step out for charity run

A father and son from Ballymena put their best foot forward for a special charity effort at the weekend.Clifford Adams and son Kyle took part in the Subway Helping Hearts 5k run at Belfast’s Ormeau Park.It was a particularly poignant occasion for the ... [Published Ballymena Today - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Gemcitabine-Induced Cardiomyopathy: A Case Report

Plunkett W, Huang P, Xu YZ, Heinemann V, Grunewald R, Gandhi V: Gemcitabine: metabolism, mechanisms of action, and self-potentiation. Semin Oncol 1995, 22(Suppl 11):3–10.Carmichael J, Fink U, Russell RC, Spittle MF, Harris AL, Spiessi G, Blatter J: Phase ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Latest - Sam Barnes to run Leicester Half-marathon for Heartlink Children’s Charity

A student inspired to study medicine by doctors who treated him for a heart condition is raising money for the hospital that helped to change his life.Sam Barnes, of Upton, will run the Leicester Half-marathon next month in aid of the Heartlink Children’s ... [Published Newark Advertiser - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Coexistence of Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia with Other Forms of Arrhythmias

AbstractObjective: The aim of this retrospective study was to investigate the association of atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT) with other forms of arrhythmia in individual patients and its consequences for treatment. Subjects and Methods: ... [Published Sexual Development - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

33 Children in Yorkshire & Humber Born With Heart Defects Die Before First Day Of School

An estimated 370 children with congenital heart defects, often limiting their physical ability and quality of life, will start school this week in the Yorkshire and the Humber area according to the latest statistics from the British Heart Foundation (BHF). ... [Published The Yorkshire Times - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Emergency care: When the need for evidence is critical

In healthcare, there are many kinds of emergencies — but not all are medical in nature. The emergency may be the urgent need for evidence to help guide important decisions. For a medical emergency, you head to the ER or call 9-1-1. But whom do you turn ... [Published Hospital News - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Patent Issued for Cardioverter/Defibrillator and Signal Processing Device for Classifying Intracardiac Signals

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Business Week -- Biotronik SE & Co. KG (DE) has been issued patent number 8812094, according to news reporting originating out of Alexandria, Virginia , by NewsRx editors (see also Biotechnology Companies ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

New Lenox man hopeful for heart transplant

NEW LENOX – The respite has ended, said Kristy Strilko of New Lenox.Kristy is referring to the times between March – when her husband Robert received a device to help his oversized heart pump blood – and Aug. 27 – the date Robert will learn if he is a ... [Published MySuburbanLife.com - Aug 23 2014]

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According to Dr. Thomas Devlin,  Neurosciences Department Chairman at Erlanger, "Atrial fibrillation has emerging as a leading cause of stroke and deserves increased attention by clinicians and researchers. Though 'A-fib' is a coronary event, it tends to induce blood clots that make their way to the head and neck, causing ischemic strokes"
...is a major global health issue," said Richard Gaynor, M D , senior vice president, product development and medical affairs for Lilly Oncology. "We are encouraged by the RAINBOW study results and are pleased that we now have a second Phase III trial of ramucirumab which has demonstrated improved survival in advanced gastric cancer patients."
...options that improve survival," said Richard Gaynor, M D , senior vice president, product development and medical affairs for Lilly Oncology.  "We are pleased that the RAISE study demonstrated a survival benefit and are hopeful that ramucirumab will become a new anti-angiogenic treatment option after first-line bevacizumab-containing therapy for metastatic colorectal cancer patients."
"These data, and those from other studies, are very valuable and support our belief that these circulating white blood cells could play an important role in guiding effective COPD management. We believe it is important that further work, including prospective studies, is undertaken to generate more evidence about the promising role of blood eosinophil levels as an indicator of response to an ICS-containing regimen."

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What's Up Doc? Supraventricular tachycardia com... [Published Wicked Local Wayland - Sep 25 2014]
Heart history is a key factor [Published Irish Medical Times - Sep 24 2014]
Drugs or catheter ablation for AF? [Published Total Health - Sep 22 2014]
Erlanger Stroke Conference Is This Saturday [Published Chattanoogan - Sep 19 2014]
CYRAMZA™ In Combination With Paclitaxel Signif... [Published TickerTech.com - Sep 18 2014]
Patients May be Using Synthetic Cannabinoids Mo... [Published JEMS.com - Sep 16 2014]
Father and son step out for charity run [Published Ballymena Today - Sep 14 2014]
Lilly Announces CYRAMZA™ Phase III Second-Line ... [Published Stockwatch - Sep 12 2014]
GSK data presented at ERS demonstrate potential... [Published Noodls - Sep 08 2014]
Gemcitabine-Induced Cardiomyopathy: A Case Report [Published General Medicine eJournal - Sep 08 2014]
Complications from Catheter Ablation for Paroxy... [Published Total Health - Sep 07 2014]
Latest - Sam Barnes to run Leicester Half-marat... [Published Newark Advertiser - Sep 03 2014]
Coexistence of Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant... [Published Sexual Development - Sep 02 2014]
Emergency care: When the need for evidence is c... [Published Hospital News - Sep 02 2014]
33 Children in Yorkshire & Humber Born With Hea... [Published The Yorkshire Times - Sep 01 2014]
Agents for Atrial Fibrillation Prevention After... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Aug 28 2014]
Patent Issued for Cardioverter/Defibrillator an... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 28 2014]
New Lenox man hopeful for heart transplant [Published MySuburbanLife.com - Aug 23 2014]
Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices World Markets [Published PR Newswire - Dec 17 2013]
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