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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27766049/management-of-venous-thromboembolism-an-update
#1
Siavash Piran, Sam Schulman
Venous thromboembolism (VTE), which constitutes pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis, is a common disorder associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Landmark trials have shown that direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) are as effective as conventional anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonists (VKA) in prevention of VTE recurrence and associated with less bleeding. This has paved the way for the recently published guidelines to change their recommendations in favor of DOACs in acute and long-term treatment of VTE in patients without cancer...
2016: Thrombosis Journal
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27754247/os-35-07-a-novel-method-for-adrenal-vein-sampling-via-median-cubital-vein
#2
Xiongjing Jiang, Hui Dong, Meng Peng, Yubao Zou, Wuqiang Che
OBJECTIVE: Adrenal venous sampling (AVS) is recommended by clinical guidelines to distinguish surgically curable types of primary aldosteronism, but remains widespread underused mainly due to difficulty in successful sampling. When considering that the right adrenal vein is angled caudally, AVS through upper extremity approach may be more appropriate. The purpose of this study was to establish the technique ofAVS via median cubital vein (MCV), and evaluate its safety and feasibility. DESIGN AND METHOD: From January 2012 to June 2015, 194 consecutive patients diagnosed as primary aldosteronism underwent AVS via MCV at the Fuwai Hospital...
September 2016: Journal of Hypertension
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27741102/hepatocellular-carcinoma-after-the-fontan-procedure-in-a-16-year-old-girl-a-case-report
#3
Chaeyoun Oh, Joong Kee Youn, Ji-Won Han, Gi Beom Kim, Hyun-Young Kim, Sung-Eun Jung
INTRODUCTION: The Fontan procedure (FP) has become the standard operation for patients with single ventricle physiology. However, a long period of elevated systemic venous pressure and low cardiac output after the procedure result in chronic inflammation and liver cirrhosis, which may eventually lead to the occurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). CLINICAL FINDINGS: We described the case of a 16-year-old female who developed HCC after the FP. At 21 months, the patient received a lateral tunnel FP, and 14 years later, she began complaining of abdominal distension, telangiectasia, and fatigue...
October 2016: Medicine (Baltimore)
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27643212/os-35-07-a-novel-method-for-adrenal-vein-sampling-via-median-cubital-vein
#4
Xiongjing Jiang, Hui Dong, Meng Peng, Yubao Zou, Wuqiang Che
OBJECTIVE: Adrenal venous sampling (AVS) is recommended by clinical guidelines to distinguish surgically curable types of primary aldosteronism, but remains widespread underused mainly due to difficulty in successful sampling. When considering that the right adrenal vein is angled caudally, AVS through upper extremity approach may be more appropriate. The purpose of this study was to establish the technique ofAVS via median cubital vein (MCV), and evaluate its safety and feasibility. DESIGN AND METHOD: From January 2012 to June 2015, 194 consecutive patients diagnosed as primary aldosteronism underwent AVS via MCV at the Fuwai Hospital...
September 2016: Journal of Hypertension
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27479452/neonatal-central-venous-catheter-thrombosis-diagnosis-management-and-outcome
#5
Christina K Park, Bosco A Paes, Kim Nagel, Anthony K Chan, Prashanth Murthy
Thrombotic occlusion of central venous catheters (CVCs) is a common problem in newborns. No guideline systematically addresses the diagnosis, management, and prevention of this complication. The objective of this review is to establish evidence-based guidance for the management of CVC thrombosis. A comprehensive literature search was conducted from 1948 to 2012. Twenty-six articles fulfilling four criteria - humans, neonates aged less than 28 days, CVC insertion, and English language - were included for analysis...
July 29, 2016: Blood Coagulation & Fibrinolysis: An International Journal in Haemostasis and Thrombosis
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27339635/acute-pancreatitis-complicated-with-deep-vein-thrombosis-and-pulmonary-embolism-a-case-report
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H M M T B Herath, Aruna Kulatunga
BACKGROUND: Acute pancreatitis is an acute inflammatory process of the pancreas that can trigger a systemic inflammatory response. Pulmonary embolism refers to obstruction of the pulmonary artery or one of its branches by material (usually a thrombus) that originated elsewhere in the body. Extensive lower limb deep vein thrombosis with pulmonary embolism is a rare complication of acute pancreatitis that has been described in a few case reports. Deep vein thrombosis and hypercoagulable states in pancreatitis are thought to be due to release of pancreatic proteolytic enzymes from a cyst that is connected to the pancreatic duct and penetrates into a vessel...
2016: Journal of Medical Case Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27336339/-thrombectomy-and-plication-of-veins-as-a-method-of-preventing-pulmonary-artery-thromboembolism-at-a-multidisciplinary-surgical-hospital
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S V Galkin, N V Pashin, I G Dedyukhin, A G Aleksandrov, M V Lebedeva
The authors assessed efficacy and safety of the operation of plication of deep veins of lower extremities, pelvic veins, and the inferior vena cava as a method of preventing fatal pulmonary artery thromboembolism. A total of 48 patients were operated on. Of these, 23 patients belonged to traumatological-and-orthopaedical cohort, 3 to general surgical cohort, 4 to gynaecological, and 18 to vascular cohort (isolated deep vein thrombosis). The length of the floating head of the thrombus varied from 2 to 10 cm...
2016: Angiologii︠a︡ i Sosudistai︠a︡ Khirurgii︠a︡, Angiology and Vascular Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27067966/management-of-recurrent-venous-thromboembolism-in-cancer-patients
#8
Erica Romualdi, Walter Ageno
Cancer is one the most prevalent risk factors in patients diagnosed with deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism. Patients with cancer and venous thromboembolism have a higher risk of mortality when compared to patients with cancer without venous thromboembolism and a higher risk of recurrent thrombosis when compared with patients with venous thromboembolism without cancer. This increased risk of recurrence is not only observed after anticoagulant treatment is stopped, but also during anticoagulant treatment...
April 2016: Thrombosis Research
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27016804/acr-appropriateness-criteria-renal-cell-carcinoma-staging
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Raghunandan Vikram, Michael D Beland, M Donald Blaufox, Courtney Coursey Moreno, John L Gore, Howard J Harvin, Marta E Heilbrun, Stanley L Liauw, Paul L Nguyen, Paul Nikolaidis, Glenn M Preminger, Andrei S Purysko, Steven S Raman, Myles T Taffel, Zhen J Wang, Robert M Weinfeld, Erick M Remer, Mark E Lockhart
Renal cell carcinoma accounts for 2%-3% of all visceral malignancies. Preoperative imaging can provide important staging and anatomic information to guide treatment decisions. Size of the primary tumor and degree of local invasion, such as involvement of perinephric fat or renal sinus fat, and tumor thrombus in renal veins and inferior vena cava are important detriments to local staging of primary tumor. Both kidneys are assessed for presence of other synchronous lesions. The ACR Appropriateness Criteria(®) are evidence-based guidelines for specific clinical conditions that are reviewed every three years by a multidisciplinary expert panel...
May 2016: Journal of the American College of Radiology: JACR
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26788164/cardiopulmonary-bypass-assisted-surgery-for-the-treatment-of-xp11-2-translocation-tfe3-gene-fusion-renal-cell-carcinoma-with-a-tumor-thrombus-within-the-inferior-vena-cava-a-case-report
#10
Guanchen Zhu, Xuefeng Qiu, Xianchen Chen, Guangxiang Liu, Gutian Zhang, Weidong Gan, Hongqian Guo
Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) accounts for 85-90% of kidney cancers, which in turn account for 2-3% of all malignant tumors in adults. Xp11.2 translocation/TFE3 gene fusion RCC is currently classified as a distinct type of RCC. RCC is capable of invading the renal vein and inferior vena cava to form a tumor thrombus. The incidence of RCC with tumor thrombi within the renal vein or inferior vena cava is 7-10% in China. In the present case report, the patient underwent radical resection of the renal tumor and removal of the tumor thrombus, assisted by cardiopulmonary bypass, for the treatment of Xp11...
December 2015: Oncology Letters
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26535184/what-the-young-physician-should-know-about-may-thurner-syndrome
#11
Narese Donatella, Bracale Umberto Marcello, Vitale Gaetano, Porcellini Massimo, Midiri Massimo, Bracale Giancarlo
May-Thurner syndrome (MTS) is an anatomically variable condition resulting in compression of the left common iliac vein between the right common iliac artery and the underlying spine with subsequent development of a left deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Although this syndrome is rare, its true prevalence is likely underestimated. Mainly, clinical symptoms and signs include, but are not limited to, pain, swelling, venous stasis ulcers, skin pigmentation changes and post-thrombotic syndrome. Correct treatment is not well established and is based on clinical presentation...
May 2015: Translational Medicine @ UniSa
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26306122/catheter-ablation-of-paroxysmal-atrial-fibrillation-have-we-achieved-cure-with-pulmonary-vein-isolation
#12
REVIEW
Pasquale Santangeli, David Lin
Pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) is the cornerstone of current ablation techniques to eliminate atrial fibrillation (AF), with the greatest efficacy as a stand-alone procedure in patients with paroxysmal AF. Over the years, techniques for PVI have undergone a profound evolution, and current guidelines recommend PVI with confirmation of electrical isolation. Despite significant efforts, PV reconnection is still the rule in patients experiencing post-ablation arrhythmia recurrence. In recent years, use of general anesthesia with or without jet ventilation, open-irrigated ablation catheters, and steerable sheaths have been demonstrated to increase the safety and efficacy of PVI, reducing the rate of PV reconnection over follow-up...
April 2015: Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26217633/current-trends-in-the-management-of-acute-deep-vein-thrombosis-among-korean-vascular-surgeons
#13
Kyeong-Sik Kim, Dong-Ik Kim
PURPOSE: Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a common life-threatening illness with significant morbidity and mortality rates. In recent years, the incidence of VTE has gradually increased in Korea. In this study, we evaluated the current trends in the management of acute deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in Korea. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A 20-item questionnaire was prepared and sent to 48 members of the Korean Society for Vascular Surgery. Each member worked in a different hospital...
December 2014: Vascular Specialist International
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26135928/indications-applications-and-outcomes-of-inferior-vena-cava-filters-for-venous-thromboembolism-in-japanese-patients
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Yugo Yamashita, Takashi Unoki, Daisuke Takagi, Yasuhiro Hamatani, Mitsuru Ishii, Moritake Iguchi, Hisashi Ogawa, Nobutoyo Masunaga, Hiromichi Wada, Koji Hasegawa, Mitsuru Abe, Masaharu Akao
A recent multicenter registry study of venous thromboembolism (VTE) patients in Japan demonstrated a high prevalence of inferior vena cava (IVC) filter placement. However, data regarding indications, applications, and outcomes of IVC filters in Japanese patients are quite limited. This study was an observational, single-center, retrospective cohort study of all consecutive patients with acute VTE treated between March 2006 and February 2014. Data extracted included patient demographics, indications, applications, and complications of IVC filters, as well as VTE recurrence and death...
July 2016: Heart and Vessels
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26127520/su-e-j-129-atlas-development-for-cardiac-automatic-contouring-using-multi-atlas-segmentation
#15
R Zhou, J Yang, T Pan, S Milgrom, C Pinnix, A Shi, J Yang, Y Liu, Q Nguyen, D Gomez, B Dabaja, P Balter, L Court, Z Liao
PURPOSE: To develop a set of atlases for automatic contouring of cardiac structures to determine heart radiation dose and the associated toxicity. METHODS: Six thoracic cancer patients with both contrast and non-contrast CT images were acquired for this study. Eight radiation oncologists manually and independently delineated cardiac contours on the non-contrast CT by referring to the fused contrast CT and following the RTOG 1106 atlas contouring guideline. Fifteen regions of interest (ROIs) were delineated, including heart, four chambers, four coronary arteries, pulmonary artery and vein, inferior and superior vena cava, and ascending and descending aorta...
June 2015: Medical Physics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25599325/inferior-vena-cava-filters-for-prevention-of-venous-thromboembolism-in-obese-patients-undergoing-bariatric-surgery-a-systematic-review
#16
REVIEW
Simon P Rowland, Brahman Dharmarajah, Hayley M Moore, Tristan R A Lane, Jonathan Cousins, Ahmed R Ahmed, Alun H Davies
OBJECTIVE: The use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters for prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in bariatric surgery is a contentious issue. We aim to review the evidence for the use of IVC filters in bariatric surgical patients, describe trends in practice, and discuss challenges in developing evidence-based guidelines. BACKGROUND: The incidence of VTE in modern bariatric procedures with traditional methods of thromboprophylaxis, such as sequential calf compression devices and perioperative low molecular weight heparin, is approximately 2%...
January 2015: Annals of Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25198805/transjugular-tunnelled-dialysis-catheter-tip-placement-into-the-inferior-vena-cava-upper-segment-after-length-overestimation
#17
Claude J Renaud, Ying Ying Seow, Hui Siong Teh
PURPOSE: The right atrium is preferred over the superior vena cava (SVC) for tunnelled dialysis catheter (TDC) tip placement as it offers the best compromise between optimal catheter performance and complications. However, clinical practice guidelines are not all unanimous on this as a universal recommendation. Right atrial tip placement may also fail due to variations in body surface area, venous anatomy or TDC designs and lengths. Moreover, the presence of recurrent long intra-cardiac fibrin sheath or cardiac rhythm management device leads serves as contraindications...
January 2015: Journal of Vascular Access
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25058265/venous-injuries-in-pediatric-trauma-systematic-review-of-injuries-and-management
#18
REVIEW
Simon Peter Rowland, Brahman Dharmarajah, Hayley M Moore, Katie Dharmarajah, Alun H Davies
BACKGROUND: Diagnosis of vascular injury in pediatric trauma is challenging as clinical signs may be masked by physiologic compensation. We aimed to (1) investigate the prevalence of noniatrogenic pediatric venous injuries, (2) discuss options in management of traumatic venous injury, and (3) investigate mortality from venous injury in pediatric trauma. Our objective was to provide the practicing clinician with a summary of the published literature and to develop an evidence-based guide to the diagnosis and management of traumatic venous injuries in children...
August 2014: Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24560649/strategy-and-long-term-outcomes-of-endovascular-treatment-for-budd-chiari-syndrome-complicated-by-inferior-vena-caval-thrombosis
#19
Q Q Zhang, H Xu, M H Zu, Y M Gu, B Shen, N Wei, W Xu, H T Liu, W L Wang, Z K Gao
OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to evaluate the strategy and long-term outcomes of endovascular treatment of Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) complicated by inferior vena cava (IVC) thrombosis. METHODS: The treatment strategy and outcomes of BCS complicated by IVC thrombosis were retrospectively evaluated in a single-center study. The treatment was aimed at the IVC thrombus, not hepatic vein occlusion. All 133 patients with BCS complicated by IVC thrombosis from February 2003 to March 2013 underwent endovascular treatment...
May 2014: European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24549552/treatment-of-venous-thromboembolism
#20
REVIEW
Philip S Wells, Melissa A Forgie, Marc A Rodger
IMPORTANCE: Venous thromboembolism (VTE), comprising deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), is a common, potentially lethal condition with acute morbidity. OBJECTIVE: To review the etiology of VTE and the 3 phases of VTE treatment: acute (first 5-10 days), long-term (from end of acute treatment to 3-6 months), and extended (beyond 3-6 months). EVIDENCE REVIEW: Cochrane reviews, meta-analyses, and randomized controlled trials, as well as other clinical trials for topics not covered by the former, were reviewed...
February 19, 2014: JAMA: the Journal of the American Medical Association
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