Post Ablation Pericarditis

Post ablation pericarditis is a type of post cardiac injury syndrome which results from an inflammatory reaction to the myo-pericardial damage from both radiofrequency catheter as well as cryoablation for atrial and less so ventricular arrhythmias.

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A Deep Patient-Similarity Learning Framework For Age-Invariant Recognition of Diastolic Dysfunction in Elderly Patients

The prevalence of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) is increasing with the aging population.

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Strategies to Diversify the Medical Student Training Pipeline Into Cardiology

The demographic characteristics of the physician workforce in cardiology are not reflective of the U.S. population.

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The Panvascular Interplay in Pathophysiology and Prognosis of Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy

Even as the miraculous success of heart transplantation was heralded, a vexing problem of accelerated coronary atherosclerosis was recognized, threatening the long-term viability of this therapy.

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Pericardial Effusion and Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation

Postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF) has an estimated incidence of 19-30%, making it the most frequent complication in cardiac surgery patients. At the systems level, POAF is associated with prolonged hospitalization and increased hospital costs. At the patient level, POAF is associated with major adverse outcomes including higher rates of postoperative mortality, stroke, heart failure, and renal failure.

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