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- Cardiologists call for pan-African initiative to tackle epidemic of heart disease and stroke. Mayor, Susan // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;4/18/2009, Vol. 338 Issue 7700, p909
The article discusses a declaration published in the "Cardiovascular Journal of Africa" calling for healthcare professionals and governments to take action to address the epidemic of cardiovascular disease facing African countries. The need for investment in the training of health personnel...
- Management of Peripheral Arterial Embolism. Hamza, M. A.; Souka, M. M.; Agha, M. M. // Vascular Surgery;May/Jun1986, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p152
This study included one hundred patients with peripheral arterial embolism. The average age was 45 years with predominence of female over male patients (3:2). The source of emboli was found to be the left side of the heart in 90% of patients. Rheumatic heart disease was the primary cardiopathy...
- Pathogenesis of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease: evasive after half a century of clinical, epidemiological, and laboratory investigation. Kaplan, E. L. // Heart;Jan2005, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p3
This article focuses on pathogenesis of rheumatic fever. There have been three major categories of hypotheses which have been promoted during the past five decades to explain a streptococcal pathogenesis for rheumatic fever. These include: first, direct infection; second, effects of a...
- Safety & efficacy of warfarin therapy within top end NT remote communities. Dennis, J.; Majoni, W.; Tinsley, J.; Kangaharan, N. // Heart, Lung & Circulation;2015 Supplement 3, Vol. 24, pS442
No abstract available.
- A Model for Rheumatic Carditis? Taranta, Angelo // Annals of Internal Medicine;Feb67, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p445
Editorial. Comments on an experimental model in rheumatic carditis treatment. Cause of the disease; Information on rheumatic fever; Evaluation of the disease's immunologic treatment.
- Postpartum Acute Pulmonary Oedema with Subclinical Rheumatic Heart Disease. PADMAJA, R.; SRI KRISHNA PADMA CHALLA RAO. GANDE // Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research;Feb2015, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p1
Acute dyspnea with pulmonary oedema in postpartum is uncommon but life-threatening event. Contributing factors for pulmonary oedema include, administration of tocolytics, underlying cardiac disease, iatrogenic fluid overload and preeclampsia acounting 0.08% of pregnancies. Pulmonary embolism,...
- Some Clinical Observations on Rheumatic Fever in Childhood. Tahernia, A. Cyrus; F. Moatamed; Sharif, H. // Clinical Pediatrics;Sep1971, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p530
This article studies some clinical observations on rheumatic fever (RF) in childhood as seen in Southern Iran. This presentation describes 100 children with RF and rheumatic heart disease (RHD), with particular emphasis on the severity of the infection and the high incidence of carditis and...
- Multiple Valve Replacement in Children with Rheumatic Heart Disease. // Clinical Pediatrics;Nov1973, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p665
Reports on multiple valvular replacement in children with rheumatic heart disease.
- Ruptured sinus of valsalva masquerading as rheumatic heart disease. Beniwal, Mukesh; Yadav, Dinesh; Gupta, Pankaj // Indian Pediatrics;Oct2012, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p829
Ruptured sinus of Valsalva is a rare lesion in pediatric age group. We are reporting a twelve year old child with hyperdynamic circulation being diagnosed and treated as Rheumatic heart disease.