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*  Atrial Fibrillation combined with Chronic Kidney Disease increase risk for ESRD | Best Syndication
Kidney problems are more likely to worsen in atrial fibrillation patients who already have kidney function impairment. The ... Irregular heart rhythm is a very common type of atrial fibrillation. Patients who have atrial fibrillation along with chronic ... In general, kidney function can fail over time with the chronic condition which can lead to dialysis treatments or a kidney ... Ref: "Incident Atrial Fibrillation and Risk of End-Stage Renal Disease in Adults with Chronic Kidney Disease." Nisha Bansal, ...
http://bestsyndication.com/?q=20130117_atrial_fibrillation_and_chronic_kidney_disease.htm
*  Summary: A Prospective Comparison of Harmonic Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography for Identifying Left Atrial...
... echocardiography may allow transthoracic detection of left atrial thrombi and assessment of left atrial appendage function. ... 172 Patients with atrial fibrillation and/or atrial flutter who were scheduled for cardioversion and/or overdrive stimulation ... Keywords: Kardioversion, transthorakale Echokardiographie, Vorhofflattern, Vorhofflimmern, atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter ... Transesophageal echocardiography has been suggested for guiding cardioversion in patients with atrial fibrillation and atrial ...
http://www.kup.at/journals/summary/1053.html
*  Atrium Heart - sibirkatt.info
Atrium heart about atrial fibrillation atrium vs ventricle anatomy. Atrium Heart Atrium Heart Atria Of The Heart Function Ideas ... Atrium Heart Atrial Fibrillation Harvard Health. Atrium Heart Overview Of Atrial Fibrillation Free. Atrium Heart Atrium ... Atrium Heart Atrium heart atria of the heart function ideas. Atrium heart chambers ideas. Atrium heart atrial fibrillation ... Atrium heart atrial fibrillation harvard health. Atrium heart overview of atrial fibrillation free. Atrium heart atrium ...
http://sibirkatt.info/atrium-heart/
*  Strain rate evaluation of phasic atrial function in hypertension | Heart
Objective: To examine the feasibility of using SI and SR to evaluate phasic atrial function in patients with mild hypertension ... measure regional myocardial deformation and may be a new technique to assess phasic atrial function. ... The following left atrial (LA) volumes were measured: (a) maximal LA volume or Volmax; (b) minimal LA volume or Volmin; (c) ... No significant difference was present in S-Sr, A-Sr or global atrial strain between the normal and HT cohorts. ...
https://heart.bmj.com/content/95/14/1184
*  Atrial Function in Patients Undergoing CRT | JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
2007) Improvement of atrial function and atrial reverse remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure. J ... 1) several baseline data concerning atrial function are presented (left atrial volume index and mitral regurgitation severity ... Atrial Function in Patients Undergoing CRT Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you from JACC: Cardiovascular ... In recent years, there has been growing interest in the potential impact of CRT on atrial function, but the state of knowledge ...
http://imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/5/1/124
*  Atrial Function, Left - RightDiagnosis.com
Atrial Function, Left information including symptoms, causes, diseases, symptoms, treatments, and other medical and health ... Introduction: Atrial Function, Left. Description of Atrial Function, Left. Atrial Function, Left: The hemodynamic and ... Atrial Function *Atrial *Atrial symptoms (24 causes) *Left Interesting Medical Articles:. *Symptoms of the Silent Killer ... Atrial Function, Left: Related Topics. These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for ...
https://www.rightdiagnosis.com/medical/atrial_function_left.htm
*  Abstract 13554: Left Atrial Function in Children by Volume and Strain Analysis: Impact of Congenital Aortic Stenosis |...
Abstract 13554: Left Atrial Function in Children by Volume and Strain Analysis: Impact of Congenital Aortic Stenosis. Divya ... Background: Left atrial (LA) function by volume and strain analysis in children has been little studied. LA dysfunction related ... Abstract 13554: Left Atrial Function in Children by Volume and Strain Analysis: Impact of Congenital Aortic Stenosis ... Abstract 13554: Left Atrial Function in Children by Volume and Strain Analysis: Impact of Congenital Aortic Stenosis ...
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/132/Suppl_3/A13554
*  Mount Sinai Researchers Find Gene Therapy Improved Left Ventricular and Atrial Function in Congestive Heart Failure by up to 25...
Mount Sinai Researchers Find Gene Therapy Improved Left Ventricular and Atrial Function in Congestive Heart Failure by up to 25 ... Heart function improved by up to 25 percent in a trial using gene therapy to reverse cardiac damage from congestive heart ... Intracoronary Delivery of Gene Vector Was Safe and Improved Heart Function in a Large Animal Model *Share ... This is the first study using a novel vector for gene therapy to improve heart function in non-ischemic heart failure. ...
https://www.mountsinai.org/about/newsroom/2017/mount-sinai-researchers-find-gene-therapy-improved-left-ventricular-and-atrial-function-in-congestive-heart-failure-by-up-to-25-percent
*  Association of Left Atrial Function Index with Atrial Fibrillation and Cardiovascular Disease: The Framingham Offspring Study. ...
Association of Left Atrial Function Index with Atrial Fibrillation and Cardiovascular Disease: The Framingham Offspring Study. ... Left atrial (LA) size, a marker of atrial structural remodeling, is associated with increased risk for atrial fibrillation (AF ... We tested the hypothesis that LA function index (LAFI), an echocardiographic index of LA structure and function, may better ... In our prospective investigation of a moderate-sized community-based sample, LAFI, a composite measure of LA size and function ...
https://www.physiciansweekly.com/association-of-left-atrial-function-index-with-atrial-fibrillation-and-cardiovascular-disease-the-framingham-offspring-study/
*  Early effects of percutaneous mitral valvuloplasty on left atrial mechanical functions.
... and improves left atrial function in patient with mitral stenosis. ... decreases the intensity of spontaneous left atrial contrast, reduces the size of the left atrium, ... and improves left atrial function in patient with mitral stenosis. However, left atrial mechanical functions immediately after ... Left atrial mechanical functions were evaluated before and after PMV, including left atrial passive emptying volume, LA passive ...
http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Early-effects-percutaneous-mitral-valvuloplasty/16864950.html
*  Right atrial function with speckle tracking echocardiography: Do we really need it?
Assessment of right atrial function with speckle tracking echocardiography after percutaneous closure of an atrial septal ... Assessment of right atrial function with speckle tracking echocardiography after percutaneous closure of an atrial septal ... Atrial function after surgical and percutaneous closure of atrial septal defect: a strain rate imaging study ... Right atrial peak strain derived from 2D-STE has been proved to be a reliable tool to study RA performance.16 Peak atrial ...
http://www.elsevier.pt/en/revistas/revista-portuguesa-cardiologia-english-edition--434/artigo/right-atrial-function-with-speckle-tracking-echocardiography-do-S0870255117308867
*  Thyroid function and atrial fibrillation: Is there a mediating role f | CLEP
Keywords: thyroid function, epicardial fat, atrial fibrillation, causal mediation analysis ... The underlying mechanism of the association between thyroid function and atrial fibrillation (AF) is poorly understood, but ... We report no mediating role of EAT in the association of thyroid function with AF, but found evidence for a suggested ... We found no evidence of a mediating role of EAT in the association of thyroid function with AF (mediated interaction 1.6%, pure ...
https://www.dovepress.com/thyroid-function-and-atrial--fibrillation-is-there-a-mediating-role-fo-peer-reviewed-article-CLEP
*  Evaluation of left atrial function in patients with iron-deficiency anemia by two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography...
Left atrial minimum volume (LAVmin), left atrial pre-atrial contraction volume (LAVp) and left atrial maximum volume (LAVmax) ... function, as well as left ventricular (LV) function. The aim of our study is to evaluate the LA function in patients with IDA ... were measured by Simpson's rule, whereas left atrial active ejection fraction (LAAEF) and left atrial passive ejection fraction ... The global peak atrial longitudinal strain and strain rate of systolic LV (GLSs, GLSRs) as well as early and late diastolic LV ...
https://cardiovascularultrasound.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12947-016-0078-z
*  Cracking the Mysteries of Diastolic Function in Atrial Fibrillation | JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
Cracking the Mysteries of Diastolic Function in Atrial Fibrillation Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you ... 2001) Assessment of LV systolic function in atrial fibrillation using an index of preceding cardiac cycles. Am J Physiol Heart ... 2004) Determinants of LV diastolic function during atrial fibrillation: beat-to-beat analysis in acute dog experiments. Am J ... However, assessing cardiac function, and especially diastolic function, by echocardiography in AF is difficult. For one thing, ...
http://imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/2/10/1157
*  Acute Impact of Balloon Mitral Valvotomy on Left Atrial Functions in Mitral Stenosis | Journal of Cardiovascular Disease...
Keywords:Balloon mitral valvotomy, Left Atrial Functions, Left Atrial Volume, Mitral stenosis, rheumatic heart disease ... Beig JR, Dar MI, Kumar D, Lone AA, Hafeez I, Tramboo NA. Acute Impact of Balloon Mitral Valvotomy on Left Atrial Functions in ... without significantly affecting left atrial pump function. Whether these acute changes translate into long term left atrial ... Res., 8(4), 2017 / Acute Impact of Balloon Mitral Valvotomy on Left Atrial Functions in Mitral Stenosis ...
https://www.jcdronline.org/article/2017/8/4/105530jcdr2017429
*  Assessment of right atrial function with speckle tracking echocardiography after percutaneous closure of an atrial septal...
The aim of this study was to assess right atrial (RA) function using STE in patients with an atrial septal defect (ASD) before ... Evaluation of right atrial function using right atrial speckle tracking analysis in patients with pulmonary artery hypertension ... Assessment of right atrial function with speckle tracking echocardiography after percutaneous closure of an atrial septal ... Effects of percutaneous closure of atrial septal defect on left atrial mechanical and conduction functions ...
http://www.revportcardiol.org/en-assessment-right-atrial-function-with-speckle-tracking-echocardiography-articulo-S2174204917303781
*  "Beta-Blocker Use Is Associated With Impaired Left Atrial Function in H" by Mayank Sardana, Amer Ahmed Syed et al.
... mechanical function is present in hypertension and likely contributes to various complications, including atrial arrhythmias, ... indicating impaired booster pump function. Use of other antihypertensive agents was not associated with LA function. ... This association could underlie the increased risk of atrial fibrillation and stroke seen with the use of beta-blockers (as ... However, little is known about their effects on LA function. METHODS AND RESULTS: We studied 212 subjects with hypertension and ...
https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/oapubs/3098/
*  Pindolol Preserves the Atrial Contribution to Pump Function | Springer for Research & Development
Heart Rate Increase Pindolol Cardiac Pacemaker Pump Function Pacemaker Activity These keywords were added by machine and not by ...
https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF03299079
*  Abstract 8124: Effect of Strong Lipophilic Statin Therapy on Left Atrial Structure and Function Assessed by Speckle Tracking...
Abstract 8124: Effect of Strong Lipophilic Statin Therapy on Left Atrial Structure and Function Assessed by Speckle Tracking ... Abstract 8124: Effect of Strong Lipophilic Statin Therapy on Left Atrial Structure and Function Assessed by Speckle Tracking ... Abstract 8124: Effect of Strong Lipophilic Statin Therapy on Left Atrial Structure and Function Assessed by Speckle Tracking ... Abstract 8124: Effect of Strong Lipophilic Statin Therapy on Left Atrial Structure and Function Assessed by Speckle Tracking ...
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/124/Suppl_21/A8124
*  Association of Left Atrial Booster-Pump Function with Heart Failure Symptoms in Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis and...
Association of Left Atrial Booster-Pump Function with Heart Failure Symptoms in Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis and ... The aim of this study was to assess the association of the HF symptoms with LA function in patients with severe AS and ... Characterization of LA booster-pump function may be useful for the assessment of the symptomatic status in patients with severe ... It was recently reported that resting left atrium (LA) functions are related to exercise performance and are also important ...
http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Association-Left-Atrial-Booster-Pump/25230926.html
*  Regular endurance training in adolescents impacts atrial and ventricular size and function
... Rundqvist, Louise Jönköping ... 50 mL/m(2) (P amp;lt; 0.001), left atrial volume 27 vs. 19 mL/m(2) (P amp;lt; 0.001), and right ventricular (RV) and right ... The aims of the study were to explore the effects of long-term endurance exercise on atrial and ventricular size and function ... Further, we found improved systolic function in the active group compared with controls: left ventricular ejection fraction 61 ...
http://liu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:1133717
*  Atrial fibrillation and cognitive function: a case control study
O'Connell, JE, French, JM, Robertson IH and Gray CS 'Atrial fibrillation and cognitive function: case-control study' in Journal ... Atrial fibrillation is an important and independent risk factor for cerebrovascular disease and vascular dementia. There is ... The presence of atrial fibrillation was consistently associated with poorer performances on all the subtests of the ... Twenty seven patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) and no history of stroke, transient ischaemic attack, ...
http://www.tara.tcd.ie/handle/2262/472
*  PITX2c Loss-of-Function Mutations Responsible for Congenital Atrial Septal Defects
... Fang Yuan1#, Lan Zhao2#, Juan Wang3, Wei ... PITX2c Loss-of-Function Mutations Responsible for Congenital Atrial Septal Defects. Int J Med Sci 2013; 10(10):1422-1429. doi: ... These findings firstly link PITX2c loss-of-function mutations to atrial septal defects in humans, which provide novel insight ... Atrial myocardium derives from the posterior region of the second heart field, which acquires left-right identity as Pitx2c is ...
http://www.medsci.org/v10p1422.htm
*  Novel GATA6 loss-of-function mutation responsible for familial atrial fibrillation
M XiaQ JinS BendahhouY HeMM LarroqueY ChenQ ZhouY YangY LiuB LiuA Kir2.1 gain-of-function mutation underlies familial atrial ... Li, J., Liu, W., Yang, Z., Yang, Y.'Novel GATA6 loss-of-function mutation responsible for familial atrial fibrillation'. ... Li, J., Liu, W., Yang, Z., Yang, Y.'Novel GATA6 loss-of-function mutation responsible for familial atrial fibrillation'. ... Novel GATA6 loss-of-function mutation responsible for familial atrial fibrillation. *Authors: *Jian Li ...
https://www.spandidos-publications.com/10.3892/ijmm.2012.1068
*  Atrial conduction times and left atrial mechanical functions and their relation with diastolic function in prediabetic patients
Keywords: Prediabetic state; Atrial fibrillation; Left atrial mechanical function; Electromechanical delay; Diastolic function ... Vmax, maximum left atrial volume; Vp, presystolic left atrial volume; Vmin, minimum left atrial volume; LAPEV, left atrial ... 1. Left atrial mechanical functions and left atrial conduction times might be impaired before the development of overt diabetes ... The left atrial volumes were calculated by the disk method. Left atrial mechanical functions were calculated. ...
http://kjim.org/journal/view.php?viewtype=pubreader&number=169756