Managing acute supraventricular arrhythmia in pregnancy.

[Managing acute supraventricular arrhythmia in pregnancy]. Presse Med. 2015 Aug 12; Authors: Manzo-Silberman S Abstract Palpitations: frequent reason for referral to a cardiologist. Arrythmia: rare, mostly benign. Premature extra-beats and sustained tachy-arrhythmias: more frequent or revealed during pregnancy. Hemodynamic changes in expectant women favor an environment conducive to arrhythmogenesis. AF and flutter: very rare unless structural heart disease or hyperthyroidism. Drugs: careful monitoring of the patient and dose adjustments. Cardioversion: only in case of severe symptoms or hemodynamically unstable. PMID: 26277779 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Publication date: 7 December 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 244, Issue 3259Author(s): Layal LiverpoolCholesterol levels in under-45s linked to cardiovascular disease in later life
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Conclusions: We identified 19 quality indicators to measure early pregnancy care provided by EPAUs.
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CONTEXT: Domestic violence is violation of basic human rights, and poses a threat to the physical, mental, and social health aspects of women and her children. The causation of domestic violence is precipitated by many risk factors. AIMS: Aim was to estima...
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Legislators in Ohio, USA, have introduced a bill that would outlaw abortion and could charge doctors and patients with “abortion murder.” In ectopic pregnancies, doctors would be required to try to re-implant the pregnancy in the woman’s uterus. ...
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CONCLUSIONS: Pregnancy-specific anxiety was found to significantly increase the risk of PTB and LBW in a military population. Understanding this relationship is essential in developing effective assessments and interventions. Results emphasize the importance of prenatal maternal mental health to fetal health and birth outcomes. Further research is needed to determine the specific physiological pathways that link prenatal anxiety and depression with poor birth outcomes. PMID: 31808825 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Conclusions: CPLNs intraoperative assessment is less accurate during IDS compared to previous PDS studies. CPLNs removal during IDS after NACT for stage IV OC could be safely performed to achieve a complete resection. PMID: 31809609 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Authors: Sitoris G, Veltri F, Kleynen P, Cogan A, Belhomme J, Rozenberg S, Pepersack T, Poppe K Abstract Backgound: Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) and thyroid autoimmunity (TAI) have been associated with poor clinical pregnancy outcomes. However, these outcomes also depend on a number of demographic and obstetric variables. Therefore, the aim of the study was to investigate the impact of thyroid disorders on these outcomes, after adjustment for associated demographic and obstetrical parameters. METHODS: Cross-sectional study including 1521 pregnant women who did their work-up and follow-up in our center and h...
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Conclusions Our data demonstrate that the physiological activation of TSHRs by TSH in primary cultures of human thyrocytes is characterized by a regulatory mechanism that may inhibit thyrocyte overstimulation. In contrast, TSAbs do not exhibit biphasic regulation. Although KSAb1 and M22 may not be representative of all TSAbs found in patients with Graves' disease, we suggest that persistent robust stimulation of TSHRs by TSAbs, unrelieved by a decrease at high TSAb levels, fosters chronic stimulation of thyrocytes in Graves' hyperthyroidism. PMID: 31805824 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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