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*  Defibrillation
Pacemakers, Defibrillators, and Cardiac Resynchronization Devices in Hospital Medicine.". In McKean SC, Ross JJ, Dressler DD, ... many advanced EMTs and all paramedics are trained to recognize lethal arrhythmias and deliver appropriate electrical therapy ... Survival rates for out-of-hospital cardiac arrests are poor, often less than 10%. Outcome for in-hospital cardiac arrests are ... Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Center for Integration of Medicine and Innovative Technology American Red Cross: Saving a Life ...
*  Morton Mower
In the 1980s, Mower improved his original defibrillator by redesigning the AICD to administer resynchronization therapy. Mower ... Mower became Vice President of Medical Science at Cardiac Pacemakers Inc. in St. Paul, Minnesota. While at Cardiac Pacemakers, ... Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc. (CPI), which has since become Guidant, acquired the rights to the AICD in May 1985. The first AICD was ... If something had gone awry, we would have never lived it down." After the device was implanted, physicians induced a cardiac ...
*  Cardiac resynchronization therapy
An implanted cardiac resynchronization device is a medical device used in cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT). It ... Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) is an effective therapy in patients with heart failure and dyssynchrony identified as a ... "Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Therapy in Advanced Heart Failure". Heart Failure ... "Impact of Diabetes Mellitus on the Clinical Response to Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Elderly People". Journal of ...
*  Computer-assisted surgery
Applications include atrial fibrillation and cardiac resynchronization therapy. Pre-operative MRI or CT is used to plan the ... In cardiac surgery, shared control systems can perform mitral valve replacement or ventricular pacing by small thoracotomies. ...
*  Medical image computing
"Registration with Adjacent Anatomical Structures for Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Guidance". Statistical Atlases and ... However, over the last few years, there has been a growing interest in the predictive assessment of disease or therapy course. ... Image-based patient-specific modelling, combined with models of medical devices and pharmacological therapies, opens the way to ...
*  Cardiac contractility modulation
"Cardiac contractility modulation in non-responders to cardiac resynchronization therapy" (PDF). Europace. 10 (12): 1375-1380. ... Cardiac contractility modulation is a name of a therapy developed by Impulse Dynamics NV, who implements the therapy within its ... In Cardiac contractility modulation therapy, electrical stimulation is applied to the cardiac muscle during the absolute ... Adverse interactions between Cardiac contractility modulation therapy and other electrical stimulation therapies have not been ...
*  Management of heart failure
Oct 10, 2013). "Cardiac-Resynchronization Therapy in Heart Failure with a Narrow QRS Complex". N Engl J Med. 369 (15): 1395-405 ... Cardiac Resynchronization-Heart Failure (CARE-HF) Study Investigators. (2005). "The effect of cardiac resynchronization on ... 2004). "Cardiac-resynchronization therapy with or without an implantable defibrillator in advanced chronic heart failure". N ... or less and a QRS interval of 120 ms or more may benefit from cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT; pacing both the left and ...
*  GIMIAS
"Building a pipeline for in-silico modelling of cardiac resynchronization therapy". vph-noe. p. 11. Archived from the original ... from medical images to characterization and quantification of myocardial diseases and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT) ... "Advance Tool for Visualization of Multi-modal and Multi-scale Cardiac Data" (PDF). UPF. p. 42. "GIMIAS Home Page". Archived ... Gimias has been used to develop clinical prototypes in the fields of cardiac imaging and simulation, angiography imaging and ...
*  Heart failure
In some moderate or severe cases cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) may be suggested or cardiac contractility modulation ... 10 October 2013). "Cardiac-Resynchronization Therapy in Heart Failure with a Narrow QRS Complex". N Engl J Med. 369 (15): 1395- ... insertion of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator or cardiac resynchronization therapy. Echocardiography can also help ... Drug Therapy in the Heart Transplant Recipient. Part I: Cardiac Rejection and Immunosuppressive Drugs" (PDF). Circulation. 110 ...
*  Artificial cardiac pacemaker
Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) is used for people with heart failure in whom the left and right ventricles do not ... Ganjehei L, Razavi M, Massumi A (2011). "Cardiac resynchronization therapy: a decade of experience and the dilemma of ... What is Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy? Podcast from the Medical University of South Carolina[permanent dead link] Current ... "The effect of cardiac resynchronization on morbidity and mortality in heart failure". N. Engl. J. Med. 352 (15): 1539-49. doi: ...
*  Ventricular dyssynchrony
Recent studies suggest that cardiac resynchronization therapy can reduce the incidence of ventricular dyssynchrony and thus ... "Review - The Pathology of Ventricular Dyssynchrony and the Role of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy". Medscape. Retrieved 13 ... Large differences in timing of contractions can reduce cardiac efficiency and is correlated with heart failure. Three chief ... increase cardiac efficiency. Ejection fraction Bundle branch block Pacemaker syndrome Speckle tracking echocardiography ...
*  K. K. Talwar
... therapy in South Asia. He is also credited with the introduction of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in India. He is a ... Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy India portal Medicine portal "K.K. Talwar on WHFS". ... In 2000, he brought the Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy to India for the first time. The introduction of multisite pacing ... His work on Cardiac arrhythmia helped develop it as a specialty in India and he was associated with Heart transplant program at ...
*  Left bundle branch block
Indications for cardiac resynchronization therapy: 2011 update from the Heart Failure Society of America guideline committee. J ... Patients with LBBB require complete cardiac evaluation, and those with LBBB and syncope or near-syncope may require a pacemaker ... Left bundle branch block (LBBB) is a cardiac conduction abnormality seen on the electrocardiogram (ECG). In this condition, ... hypertension leading to aortic root dilatation and subsequent aortic regurgitation Lyme disease Side effect of some cardiac ...
*  Ventricular remodeling
"Long-Term Prognosis After Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Is Related to the Extent of Left Ventricular Reverse Remodeling at ... Besides, the cardiac interstitium which consisted of largely Type I and Type III collagen fibres are also involved in cardiac ... Ventricular Reverse Remodeling but Not Clinical Improvement Predicts Long-Term Survival After Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy ... Besides, reduced expression of V1 mysoin and L-type calcium channels on cardiac myocytes are also thought to cause cardiac ...
*  Optogenetics
In addition, this approach has been applied in cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) as a new biological pacemaker as a ... "Optogenetics for in vivo cardiac pacing and resynchronization therapies". Nature Biotechnology. 33 (7): 750-754. doi:10.1038/ ... A recent study explored the possibilities of optogenetics as a method to correct for arrythmias and resynchronize cardiac ... 2016). "Optogenetics design of mechanistically-based stimulation patterns for cardiac defibrillation". Sci Rep. 6. doi:10.1038/ ...
*  Medtronic, Inc. v. Mirowski Family Ventures, LLC
"What Is a Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Device?". Medtronic. "U.S. Supreme Court tosses out Medtronic pacemaker patent loss ... which dealt with cardiac resynchronization therapy, a pacemaker that is used to treat congestive heart failure. Medtronic ...
*  Babec
On September 25, 2004, Babec became the first gorilla to undergo the successful implant of a cardiac resynchronization therapy ...
*  CRT
... a dementia treatment Cardiac resynchronization therapy, a treatment for heart failure CRT-D, an implanted cardiac ... resynchronization device Corneal Refractive Therapy, in optometrics Certified Respiratory Therapist, a respiratory therapist ... the rate at which blood refills empty capillaries Cognitive Retention Therapy, ...
*  Strain rate imaging
Simple regional strain pattern analysis to predict response to cardiac resynchronization therapy: rationale, initial results, ... additional echo criteria for selection of Heart failure patients with LBBB who may respond to Cardiac resynchronization therapy ... Movements of the base of the ventricle and relative constancy of the cardiac volume. Am J Physiol 1932;102:559-65. Hoffman EA, ... It has an advantage over Ejection fraction (EF), it shows reduced cardiac function also in hypertrophic hearts with small ...
*  Chris Simpson (cardiologist)
... and cardiac resynchronization therapy. 2004: Canadian Medical Association Award for Young Leaders 2015: Fellowship in the ... followed by a Heart and Stroke Foundation Fellowship in cardiac electrophysiology at the University of Western Ontario in 1999 ... of Medicine at Queen's University and completed a 10-year term as Chief of Cardiology and Medical Director of the Cardiac ...
*  Henry Spotnitz
Relation of cardiac output to QRS duration during temporary resynchronization therapy after cardiac surgery. ASAIO J. 2010; ... also known as cardiac resynchronization therapy), which involves installation of pacemakers to fix delays in heart ventricle ... Cardiac output measurement by arterial pressure waveform analysis during optimization of biventricular pacing after cardiac ... Surgical Considerations of Pacemakers and Automatic Defibrillators, in Cohn L, Cardiac Surgery in the Adult. Spotnitz HM. 2nd ...
*  Therapy
... implantation cardiac resynchronization therapy by specific molecules: molecular therapy (although most drugs are specific ... writing therapy journal therapy by play: play therapy by art: art therapy sensory art therapy comic book therapy by gardening: ... particle therapy proton therapy electron therapy intraoperative electron radiation therapy Auger therapy neutron therapy fast ... First-line therapy (sometimes called induction therapy, primary therapy, or front-line therapy) is the first therapy that will ...
*  List of acronyms: C
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Cathode Ray Tube Chinese Remainder Theorem CRTC - (i) Canadian Radio-television and ... Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (p) Combat CBUS - (i) Columbus, Ohio CC - many, including carbon copy; see entry CCA - (i) Counter ... Cardiac Rhythm Management - Customer Relationship Management CRO - (s) Croatia (IOC and FIFA trigram, but not ISO 3166) CRP (i ...
*  Yaariv Khaykin
... cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT), laser lead extraction and ablation of atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia ... "precise electrical measurements at the tip of a cardiac catheter, providing cardiac specialists with both numbers and a visual ... He has published research into complex ablation and pioneered cardiac ablation methods. Khaykin attended the University of ... 2009). "Cost Comparison of Ablation Versus Antiarrhythmic Drugs As First-Line Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation: An Economic ...
*  List of therapies
... therapy brachytherapy cardiac resynchronization therapy cell therapy cytotherapy cell transfer therapy chelation therapy ... therapy lithium therapy low level laser therapy maggot therapy magnet therapy magnetic resonance therapy maintenance therapy ... therapy oral rehydration therapy osmotherapy oxygen therapy ozone therapy palliative therapy particle therapy pet therapy phage ... therapy protein therapy proton therapy pulsed electromagnetic field therapy PUVA therapy quack therapies radiation therapy ...
*  List of International Organization for Standardization standards
EMC test protocols for implantable cardiac pacemakers, implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization ... 2014 Concentrates for haemodialysis and related therapies ISO 13959:2014 Water for haemodialysis and related therapies ISO ... 2012 Cardiac rhythm management devices - Symbols to be used with cardiac rhythm management device labels, and information to be ... Cardiac pacemakers ISO 5841-2:2014 Part 2: Reporting of clinical performance of populations of pulse generators or leads ISO ...
*  VeniceArrhythmias
... anti-thrombotic therapy for cardiac arrhythmias, heart failure and cardiac resynchronization therapy, remote monitoring of ... Venice Arrhythmias is a biannual international workshop on cardiac arrhythmias, which takes place in Venice, Italy. It was ... Venice Arrhythmias is endorsed by the most important international Scientific Societies operating in the cardiac ... cardiac arrhythmias/devices, sudden death, new technologies and techniques in catheter ablation, sport and arrhythmias, cardiac ...