CEREBRAL ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA CAUSING CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE IN INFANCY
- Diagnosis and Management of Congenital Coronary Arteriovenous Fistula in the Pediatric Patients Presenting Congestive Heart Failure and Myocardial Ischemia. Meng-Luen Lee; Ming Chen // Yonsei Medical Journal;2/28/2009, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p95
Purpose: Four pediatric patients with congenital coronary arteriovenous fistula (CAVF) were reported to remind pediatric practitioners and cardiologists of its diagnosis and management. Materials and Methods: Four pediatric patients with congenital CAVF from June 1999 to November 2007 were...
- Heart Failure as a Complication of Hemodialysis Arteriovenous Fistula. Ahearn, Daniel J.; Maher, John F. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Aug72, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p201
Provides information on a study which described two patients whose arteriovenous fistulas may have contributed to high cardiac outputs and severe heart failure. Implications of the surgical revision of the Brescia-Cimino fistula; Utilization of flowmeter to observe fistula flow; Discussion of...
- Congestive heart failure with a noncoronary cause. Manzoor, Naila // Cortlandt Forum;11/25/99, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p248
Examines the case of a 66-year-old man with congestive heart failure with a non-coronary cause. Medical history; Physical examination findings; Diagnosis; Treatment.
- Congestive Heart Failure. Braunwald, Eugene; Chidsey, Charles A.; Pool, Peter E.; Sonnenblick, Edmund H.; Ross Jr., John; Mason, Dean T.; Spann, James F.; Covell, James W. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Apr66, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p904
Discusses biochemical and physiological considerations in the diagnosis of congestive heart failure. Cardiac metabolism; Oxidative phosphorylation and mitochondria; Stores of high-energy phosphate in acute and chronic failure.
- Lifetime Risk of Developing Congestive Heart Failure. Carter, Chuck // American Family Physician;3/15/2003, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p1339
Discusses the study 'Lifetime Risk for Developing Congestive Heart Failure. The Framingham Heart Study,' by D.M. Lloyd-Jones et al., from the December 10, 2002 issue of 'Circulation.'
- Disheartening Prognosis. Price, Joyce Howard // Insight on the News;7/15/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 25, p30
Reports on the increase in deaths from congestive heart failure in the U.S. as of July 2002, despite the decline in heart attack cases. Illnesses that cause congestive heart failure; Description of the disease; Increase in the budget requested for heart research; Optimism on the state of heart...
- Effects of digoxin on left atrial function in heart failure. Dernellis J M; Panaretou M P // Heart;Nov2003, Vol. 89 Issue 11, p1308
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effects of digoxin on left atrial (LA) function in patients with congestive heart failure and dilated left atria. PATIENTS: 30 patients with enlarged left atrium (maximum LA diameter > 4 mm) caused by heart failure (New York Heart Association functional class III or...
- Congrestive heart failure fastest growing cardiac disease. Schwarze, Martin // South County Journal;10/3/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 40, pB2
The article provides information on the several types of congestive heart failure (CHF), causes, and treatments.
- 158 Suspected isolated diastolic dysfunction occurs in 36% of patients with the clinical diagnosis of congestive heart failure. Movahed, M. R.; Ahmadi-Kashani, M.; Gim, R.; Kasravi, B.; Hashemzadeh, M. // European Journal of Echocardiography;2003, Vol. 4 Issue suppl_1, pS12
An abstract of the article "Suspected isolated diastolic dysfunction occurs in 36% of patients with the clinical diagnosis of congestive heart failure"by M.R. Movahed, M. Ahmadi-Kashani, R. Gim, B. Kasravi and M. Hashemzadeh is presented.