Subjects -> MEDICAL SCIENCES (Total: 8359 journals)
    - ALLERGOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY (210 journals)
    - ANAESTHESIOLOGY (119 journals)
    - CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (329 journals)
    - CHIROPRACTIC, HOMEOPATHY, OSTEOPATHY (21 journals)
    - COMMUNICABLE DISEASES, EPIDEMIOLOGY (228 journals)
    - DENTISTRY (288 journals)
    - DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY (162 journals)
    - EMERGENCY AND INTENSIVE CRITICAL CARE (119 journals)
    - ENDOCRINOLOGY (148 journals)
    - FORENSIC SCIENCES (41 journals)
    - GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY (182 journals)
    - GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS (132 journals)
    - HEMATOLOGY (153 journals)
    - HYPNOSIS (4 journals)
    - INTERNAL MEDICINE (164 journals)
    - LABORATORY AND EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE (98 journals)
    - MEDICAL GENETICS (58 journals)
    - MEDICAL SCIENCES (2268 journals)
    - NURSES AND NURSING (356 journals)
    - OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY (202 journals)
    - ONCOLOGY (377 journals)
    - OPHTHALMOLOGY AND OPTOMETRY (136 journals)
    - ORTHOPEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY (164 journals)
    - OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY (80 journals)
    - PATHOLOGY (96 journals)
    - PEDIATRICS (270 journals)
    - PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION (152 journals)
    - PSYCHIATRY AND NEUROLOGY (813 journals)
    - RADIOLOGY AND NUCLEAR MEDICINE (190 journals)
    - RESPIRATORY DISEASES (102 journals)
    - RHEUMATOLOGY (76 journals)
    - SPORTS MEDICINE (78 journals)
    - SURGERY (393 journals)
    - UROLOGY, NEPHROLOGY AND ANDROLOGY (150 journals)

CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (329 journals)                  1 2 | Last

Showing 1 - 200 of 329 Journals sorted alphabetically
Acta Angiologica     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Acta Cardiologica     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Acute Cardiac Care     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Adipositas - Ursachen, Folgeerkrankungen, Therapie     Hybrid Journal  
AJP Heart and Circulatory Physiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Aktuelle Kardiologie     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
American Heart Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 58)
American Journal of Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 67)
American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
American Journal of Hypertension     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 28)
Anales de Cirugia Vascular     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Anatolian Journal of Cardiology     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Angiología     Full-text available via subscription  
Angiologia e Cirurgia Vascular     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Angiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Annales de Cardiologie et d'Angéiologie     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Annals of Pediatric Cardiology     Open Access   (Followers: 12)
AORTA     Open Access  
Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases Supplements     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Archives of Cardiovascular Imaging     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Archivos de cardiología de México     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Argentine Journal of Cardiology (English edition)     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 32)
Artery Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
ARYA Atherosclerosis     Open Access  
ASAIO Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
ASEAN Heart Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Aswan Heart Centre Science & Practice Services     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Atherosclerosis : X     Open Access  
Bangladesh Heart Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Basic Research in Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders     Open Access   (Followers: 22)
Brain Circulation     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
British Journal of Cardiology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 16)
Canadian Journal of Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Cardiac Cath Lab Director     Full-text available via subscription  
Cardiac Electrophysiology Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Cardiocore     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Cardiogenetics     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Cardiology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 20)
Cardiology and Angiology: An International Journal     Open Access  
Cardiology and Therapy     Open Access   (Followers: 12)
Cardiology Clinics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
Cardiology in Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Cardiology in the Young     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 34)
Cardiology Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Cardiology Plus     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cardiology Research     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
Cardiology Research and Practice     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Cardiorenal Medicine     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Cardiothoracic Surgeon     Open Access  
CardioVasc     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular & Haematological Disorders - Drug Targets     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular & Hematological Agents in Medicinal Chemistry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Open     Open Access  
Cardiovascular Diabetology     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Cardiovascular Endocrinology & Metabolism     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Cardiovascular Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Cardiovascular Journal of Africa     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular Medicine in General Practice     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
Cardiovascular Pathology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine     Open Access  
Cardiovascular Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular System     Open Access  
Cardiovascular Therapeutics     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cardiovascular Toxicology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Cardiovascular Ultrasound     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Case Reports in Cardiology     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Cerebrovascular Diseases     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Cerebrovascular Diseases Extra     Open Access  
Chest     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 100)
Choroby Serca i Naczyń     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Circulation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 246)
Circulation : Cardiovascular Imaging     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Circulation : Cardiovascular Interventions     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
Circulation : Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Circulation : Genomic and Precision Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Circulation : Heart Failure     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 26)
Circulation Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 35)
Cirugía Cardiovascular     Open Access  
Clínica e Investigación en Arteriosclerosis     Full-text available via subscription  
Clínica e Investigación en arteriosclerosis (English Edition)     Hybrid Journal  
Clinical and Experimental Hypertension     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Clinical Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Clinical Hypertension     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Clinical Medicine Insights : Cardiology     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Clinical Research in Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Clinical Research in Cardiology Supplements     Hybrid Journal  
Clinical Trials and Regulatory Science in Cardiology     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Congenital Heart Disease     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Congestive Heart Failure     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Cor et Vasa     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Coronary Artery Disease     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
CorSalud     Open Access  
Critical Pathways in Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Current Cardiology Reports     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Current Cardiology Reviews     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Current Cardiovascular Imaging Reports     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports     Hybrid Journal  
Current Heart Failure Reports     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Current Hypertension Reports     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Current Hypertension Reviews     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Current Opinion in Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Current Problems in Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Current Research : Cardiology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Current Vascular Pharmacology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
CVIR Endovascular     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Der Kardiologe     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Echo Research and Practice     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Echocardiography     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Egyptian Heart Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Egyptian Journal of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia     Open Access  
ESC Heart Failure     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
European Heart Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 67)
European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
European Heart Journal - Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes     Hybrid Journal  
European Heart Journal : Acute Cardiovascular Care     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
European Heart Journal : Case Reports     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
European Heart Journal Supplements     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Supplements     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
European Journal of Heart Failure     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
European Stroke Organisation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Experimental & Translational Stroke Medicine     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Folia Cardiologica     Open Access  
Forum Zaburzeń Metabolicznych     Hybrid Journal  
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Future Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Global Cardiology Science and Practice     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Global Heart     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Heart     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 48)
Heart and Mind     Open Access  
Heart and Vessels     Hybrid Journal  
Heart Failure Clinics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Heart Failure Reviews     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Heart India     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Heart International     Full-text available via subscription  
Heart Rhythm     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Heart Views     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
HeartRhythm Case Reports     Open Access  
Hellenic Journal of Cardiology     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Herz     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
High Blood Pressure & Cardiovascular Prevention     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Hypertension     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 23)
Hypertension in Pregnancy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Hypertension Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Ibrahim Cardiac Medical Journal     Open Access  
IJC Heart & Vessels     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
IJC Heart & Vasculature     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
IJC Metabolic & Endocrine     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Indian Heart Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Indian Journal of Cardiovascular Disease in Women WINCARS     Open Access  
Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery     Hybrid Journal  
Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Innovations : Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Insuficiencia Cardíaca     Open Access  
Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
International Cardiovascular Forum Journal     Open Access  
International Journal of Angiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
International Journal of Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Cardiovascular Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
International Journal of Heart Rhythm     Open Access  
International Journal of Hypertension     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
International Journal of Hyperthermia     Open Access  
International Journal of Stroke     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 30)
International Journal of the Cardiovascular Academy     Open Access  
Interventional Cardiology Clinics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Interventional Cardiology Review     Full-text available via subscription  
JACC : Basic to Translational Science     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
JACC : Cardiovascular Imaging     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
JACC : Cardiovascular Interventions     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
JACC : Heart Failure     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
JAMA Cardiology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 28)
JMIR Cardio     Open Access  
Jornal Vascular Brasileiro     Open Access  
Journal of Clinical & Experimental Cardiology     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Arrhythmia     Open Access  
Journal of Cardiac Critical Care TSS     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Cardiac Failure     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)

        1 2 | Last

Similar Journals
Journal Cover
Journal of Cardiac Critical Care TSS
Number of Followers: 1  

  This is an Open Access Journal Open Access journal
ISSN (Online) 2456-9224
Published by Thieme Publishing Group Homepage  [239 journals]
  • Anesthetic Challenges in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

    • Authors: Balasubramanyam; Uma, Kapoor, Poonam Malhotra
      Abstract: The transition of cardiac surgery away from the traditional sternotomy approach toward more minimally invasive strategies continues to evolve over time. The first minimally invasive cardiac surgery was performed in 2005 in New York by a team led by Dr. Joseph T. McGinn. Anesthesiologists play in a key role in facilitating optimal outcomes in such procedures. Perioperative management of these patients poses specific challenges to the anesthesia team. The anesthesiologist must be skilled in numerous subspecialty skillsets including regional anesthesia and analgesia techniques, and elements of thoracic anesthesia practice, in particular one-lung ventilation (OLV), cardiac anesthesia, and transesophageal echocardiography (TEE).
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2020-01-06T00:00:00+0100
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-3401464
      Issue No: Vol. eFirst
       
  • Utility of Platelet Function Tests: A Recent Review Round Up

    • Authors: Sharan; Sandeep, Gandhi, Ajay, Kapoor, Poonam Malhotra
      Abstract: Patients undergoing cardiac surgery are at risk of excessive bleeding and associated complications. Excessive bleeding during and after cardiac surgery has an incidence of ~20%. Massive bleeding and subsequent requirement for blood product administration and mediastinal re-exploration is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Postoperative, nonsurgical bleeding in cardiac surgical patients is often multifactorial. Platelet dysfunction, excessive fibrinolysis, hypothermia, preoperative anemia, and deficiency of coagulation factors or their dilution are all suggested etiologies of postoperative bleeding. Among these, the most important is thought to be platelet dysfunction, which occurs as a result of the interplay of acquired and pharmacologically induced factors. Patients suffering from coronary artery disease are usually advised to stop antiplatelet medication a few days prior to coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) to reduce the incidence of postoperative bleeding. However, patients who are still on antiplatelet drugs are at an increased risk of postoperative bleeding. Currently, the transfusion of blood and blood components to manage postoperative bleeding after CABG remains largely empirical, with considerable variation among institutions. Algorithm-based hemostatic therapy has been shown to be superior to empiric hemostatic therapy that is based on clinical judgment. Hence, there is a need to have objective tests to demonstrate platelet dysfunction before platelet transfusion. Several devices of platelet function tests have been reported in clinical studies to evaluate platelet dysfunction and quantify the need for antiplatelet therapy
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2020-01-06T00:00:00+0100
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-3402366
      Issue No: Vol. eFirst
       
  • Transpulmonary Closure of Giant Persistent Ductus Arteriosus under
           Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Normothermic Cardioplegia

    • Authors: Chowdhury; Ujjwal K., Singh, Sukhjeet, George, Niwin, Sankhyan, Lakshmi Kumari, Kapoor, Poonam Malhotra
      Abstract: A 25-year-old female patient with a giant, short, calcified, hypertensive, window ductus arteriosus underwent successful closure via transpulmonary approach under normothermiccardiopulmonary bypass without circulatory arrest using a Foley catheter for temporary occlusion.
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2019-11-25T00:00:00+0100
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1697547
       
  • Redo Bentall’s Procedure for Annuloaortic Ectasia with Severe Aortic
           Regurgitation: A Video Presentation

    • Authors: Sankhyan; Lakshmi Kumari, Chowdhury, Ujjwal K., George, Niwin, Singh, Sukhjeet, Gudala, Vasubabu, Gayatri B, Sushma, Kapoor, Poonam Malhotra
      Abstract: A 25-year old female patient with repaired ventricular septal defect and aortic valvular reconstruction underwent successful aortic root replacement using a composite graft with mechanical valve.
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2019-11-05T00:00:00+0100
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1697685
       
  • Is TEE a Game Changer in Aortic Prosthetic Paravalvular Leak'

    • Authors: Das; Devishree, Sehgal, Lakshya, karanjkar, Ameya, Sharan, Sandeep, Kapoor, Poonam Malhotra
      Abstract: Valve prosthesis have played an important role in the management of patients with valvular heart disease. However, the prosthetic heart valves used are not without complications. Almost all prosthetic heart valves are obstructive compared with native valves and associated with physiological washing jets. Because of shielding and artifacts it is very difficult to assess the prosthetic valve with TTE. Multiple thrombi and aortomitral continuity detection is cumbersome by TTE. Multiple angulations and off axis view in TEE help not only to characterize the prosthetic heart valve but also gives a three-dimensional surgical view to aid in reaching a diagnosis.
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2019-10-28T00:00:00+0100
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1696909
       
  • Anaphylaxis-Induced Atrial Fibrillation and Anesthesia: Are We Missing
           Something'
    • J Card Crit Care
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1696906



      Thieme Medical and Scientific Publishers Private Ltd. A-12, Second Floor, Sector -2, NOIDA -201301, India

      Artikel in Thieme eJournals:
      Inhaltsverzeichnis     open access Volltext

      J Card Crit Care ; : -2019-10-23T00:00:00+01:00
       
  • Severe Subglottic Tracheal Stenosis Dictates Intercontinental Transfer of
           a 2-Year-Old Child with Tracheostomy Tube In Situ

    • Authors: Sahu; Manoj Kumar, Chalattil, Bipin, Karanjkar, Ameya, Singh, Sarvesh Pal, Rajashekar, Palleti, Devagouru, V., Saxena, Anita, Choudhary, Shiv
      Abstract: Atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD) is the most common congenital cardiac anomaly associated with Down’s syndrome. Children with AVSD develop pulmonary arterial hypertension and often require extensive therapy with pulmonary vasodilators in the postoperative period. The postoperative management is complicated by prolonged mechanical ventilation through endotracheal tube or tracheostomy tube. This artificial airway may trigger various airway complications including subglottic tracheal stenosis. The incidence and severity of subglottic tracheal stenosis is high in children with congenital syndromes. Inability to extubate or decannulate trachea and rapid respiratory compromise while attempting to do so directs toward a diagnosis of subglottic tracheal stenosis. The following case report discusses a 2–year-old boy from Nigeria who was discharged with tracheostomy tube in situ due to severe subglottic tracheal stenosis and surgical tracheoplasty could not be done at his present age. The implications of prolonged tracheostomy tube in situ and the hazards thereof during transfer of the child are being described.
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2019-10-22T00:00:00+01:00
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1696907
       
  • A Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial of Efficacy of Algorithm-Based
           Point of Care Guided Hemostatic Therapy in Cyanotic Congenital Heart
           Disease Surgical Patients

    • Authors: Karanjkar; Ameya, Kapoor, Poonam Malhotra, Sharan, Sandeep, Bhardwaj, Vandana, Malik, Vishwas, Hasija, Suruchi, Choudhury, Arindam, Chowdhury, Ujjwal Kumar, Rajashekar, P.
      Abstract: Objective Point of care (POC) testing-based algorithm-guided hemostatic therapy has been used in adult as well as pediatric cardiac surgical patients to administer blood components. The authors hypothesized that implementation of POC-based algorithm in pediatric cyanotic congenital surgical patients would reduce the exposure to blood component therapy and improve the clinical outcome.Design Prospective randomized control trial.Setting Single-center academic institute.Participants One hundred seventy pediatric congenital cyanotic surgical patients.Intervention Implementation of POC and conventional tests-based algorithms.Measurements and Main Results Algorithm-based blood component therapy was administered in each group. There were no group differences regarding the demographic, clinical, and laboratory characteristics. Amount of packed red blood cells (PRBCs), fresh frozen plasma (FFP), platelets, and cryoprecipitate (primary outcomes) administered was significantly lower in POC group than that in the conventional group (p < 0.001). Among the secondary outcomes, the chest drain output at 6, 12, and 24 hours and number of re-explorations was comparable among both the groups. The duration of mechanical ventilation, duration of intensive care unit (ICU) stay, and hospital stay was significantly short in POC group (p = 0.008,
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2019-10-22T00:00:00+01:00
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1696912
       
  • Vitamin D Deficiency and Its Response to Supplementation as “Stoss
           Therapy” in Children with Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease Undergoing
           Open Heart Surgery

    • Authors: Sahu; Manoj Kumar, Bipin, Chalattil, Niraghatam, Harsha Vardhan, Karanjkar, Ameya, Singh, Sarvesh Pal, Rajashekar, Palleti, Ramakrishnan, Lakshmy, Devagourou, V., Upadhyay, Ashish Datt, Choudhary, Shiv Kumar
      Abstract: Background Data from many studies suggest that patients with congenital heart disease are vitamin D (vitD) deficient. Following cardiac surgery as a result of intraoperative institution of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB), serum vitD levels become even low. This may affect postoperative convalescence in terms of mechanical ventilation, inotropic support, infection, and so forth. Objective We intended to study the prevalence of vitD deficiency pre and post cardiac surgery and the effect of vitD supplementation (stoss therapy) on postoperative convalescence of the children with tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) undergoing intracardiac repair (ICR). Methodology In this randomized controlled trial (RCT), 60 children younger than 18 years with TOF and serum vitD levels < 20ng/dL were randomized into two groups. The study group received vitD supplementation as “stoss therapy” at 10,000 units/kg body weight. All these children underwent ICR with CPB. Demographic data, preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative variables were compared between the study and the control groups. Results Prevalence of severe vitD deficiency was 93.1%. When compared with the control group, study group showed higher serum vitD levels in the immediate preoperative period (p = 0.001), postoperative period following CPB (p = 0.012), and on the first postoperative day (p = 0.003). No statistically significant difference was observed in postoperative mechanical ventilation (p = 0.35), intensive care unit (ICU) stay (p = 0.15), and inotropic duration (p = 0.19). Conclusion Children with TOF are highly deficient of vitD, its level falls further after CPB, and supplementing vitD preoperatively does not influence postoperative recovery pattern. Supplementation of vitD as “stoss therapy” was useful in raising the serum levels before and after cardiac surgery.
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2019-10-22T00:00:00+01:00
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1696910
       
  • Anesthesia Concerns in Child with Takayasu Arteritis for Catheterization
           Laboratory Intervention

    • Authors: Irpachi; Kalpana, Sharan, Sandeep, Karanjkar, Ameya, Kapoor, Poonam Malhotra
      Abstract: Takayasu’s arteritis (pulse less disease) is a nonspecific chronic progressive panendarteritis affecting the large- and medium-sized arteries, involving the aorta and its main branches. Anesthesia for patients with Takayasu’s arteritis complicated by severe uncontrolled hypertension, end-organ dysfunction, stenosis of major blood vessels, and difficulties encountered in monitoring arterial blood pressure. We describe the anesthetic concerns of a child with Takayasu’s arteritis and severe hypertension refractory to medical treatment, presented with bilateral renal artery stenosis requiring urgent bilateral percutaneous renal angioplasty.
      Citation: J Card Crit Care ; : -
      PubDate: 2019-10-09T00:00:00+01:00
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1696908
       
  • New Technologies in Cardiac Critical Care Social Economic Challenges: A
           Reality Check
    • J Card Crit Care
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1697548



      Thieme Medical and Scientific Publishers Private Ltd. A-12, Second Floor, Sector -2, NOIDA -201301, India

      Artikel in Thieme eJournals:
      Inhaltsverzeichnis     open access Volltext

      J Card Crit Care ; : -2019-10-09T00:00:00+01:00
       
  • Calcium Administration on Separation from Cardiopulmonary Bypass: Looking
           Beyond a Facilitated Weaning!
    • J Card Crit Care
      DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1697686



      Thieme Medical and Scientific Publishers Private Ltd. A-12, Second Floor, Sector -2, NOIDA -201301, India

      Artikel in Thieme eJournals:
      Inhaltsverzeichnis     open access Volltext

      J Card Crit Care ; : -2019-09-12T00:00:00+01:00
       
 
JournalTOCs
School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Heriot-Watt University
Edinburgh, EH14 4AS, UK
Email: journaltocs@hw.ac.uk
Tel: +00 44 (0)131 4513762
 


Your IP address: 100.26.179.196
 
Home (Search)
API
About JournalTOCs
News (blog, publications)
JournalTOCs on Twitter   JournalTOCs on Facebook

JournalTOCs © 2009-