Qt interval measurement with portable device during covid-19 outbreak.

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 continues to spread and to date, no definitive treatment is available. Overcrowded and under-resourced healthcare centres have had to design different strategies to treat these patients, what […]

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Prognostic utility of quantitative offline 2D-echocardiography in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 disease.

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To assess the prognostic utility of quantitative 2D-echocardiography, including strain, in patients with COVID-19 disease.COVID-19-infected patients admitted to the San Paolo University Hospital of Milan that underwent a clinically indicated […]

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Cardiovascular adverse events associated with hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine: A comprehensive pharmacovigilance analysis of pre-COVID-19 reports.

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There is a clinical need for safety data regarding hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and chloroquine (CQ) during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We analysed real-world data using the U.S. Food and Drug Administration […]

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Insights on the evidence of cardiotoxicity of hydroxychloroquine prior and during COVID-19 epidemic.

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The recent empirical use of hydroxychloroquine in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) revived the interest in its cardiac toxicity, increasingly sidelined over time. We aimed to assess and compare the profile […]

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The overlooked chamber in coronavirus disease 2019.

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Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) causes a pandemic around the globe. Debilitating and even deadly complications have occurred to the millions. A recent study reported 31% of right ventricular dilation in […]

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Optimizing Monotherapy Selection, Aspirin Versus P2Y12 Inhibitors, Following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

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Dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) reduces ischemic and thrombotic events after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Initial reports of higher myocardial infarction and mortality rates prompted guideline committees to choose 12-month duration […]

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Effects of COVID-19 pandemic on cardiac surgery practice in 61 hospitals worldwide: results of a survey.

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To investigate the impact of COVID-19 infection on cardiac surgery community and practice.A 43-question survey was sent to cardiac surgery Centres worldwide. The survey analysed the pre-pandemic organization of the […]

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Regional extracorporeal membrane oxygenation retrieval service during the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic: an interdisciplinary team approach to maintain service provision despite increased demand.

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Coronavirus disease 2019 is a new contagious disease that has spread rapidly across the world. It is associated with high mortality in those who develop respiratory complications and require admission […]

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SARS-CoV-2 infection: NLRP3 inflammasome as plausible target to prevent cardiopulmonary complications?

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NLRP3 (NOD-, LRR- and pyrin domain-containing protein 3) inflammasome has recently become an intriguing target of several chronic and viral diseases. Here, we argue that targeting NLRP3 inflammasome could be […]

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Repercussions of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Care Practices of a Tertiary Hospital.

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We still do not have information regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on medical care activity in Brazil.To describe the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic on the care routine […]

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Clinical features and outcomes of adults with COVID-19: A systematic review and pooled analysis of the literature.

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The 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has become a global pandemic and the published literature describing the virus has grown exponentially.We conducted a systematic review of the literature to identify the […]

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A rise in left atrial pressure detected by the V-LAP™ system for patients with heart failure during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.

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During the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, many patients refrained from inpatient medical care. For those inflicted with heart failure (HF), the risk of repeat hospitalizations is particularly high in […]

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Hydroxychloroquine early in Pregnancy and Risk of Birth Defects.

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Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) is generally considered safe in pregnancy for the treatment of rheumatic conditions, but studies have been too small to evaluate teratogenicity. Quantifying the risk of congenital malformations associated […]

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Collateral damage: Hidden impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the out-of-hospital cardiac arrest system-of-care.

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Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) during COVID-19 has been reported by countries with high case numbers and overwhelmed healthcare services. Imposed restrictions and treatment precautions may have also influenced OHCA processes-of-care. […]

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COVID-19 hits a trial: Arguments against hastily deviating from the plan.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has substantially impacted the conduct of clinical trials. While initially preparing for a period of time, where it would likely be impossible to supervise trials in the […]

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Procedural Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for De Novo Lesions in the Ostial and Proximal Left Circumflex Coronary Artery.

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Ostial coronary artery lesions can be challenging during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) because of elastic fiber content, calcium burden, and angulation. We assessed procedural and clinical major adverse cardiac events […]

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A Bottom-Up Approach Addressing Patient Care and Differential Diagnosis Amidst the Covid-19 Response.

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Patient care often refers to the broad spectrum of care, prevention, and treatment that a provider delivers, while the point of a differential diagnosis is to make a distinction between […]

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Coronavirus disease-19 and cardiovascular disease: A risk factor or a risk marker?

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Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 causes the clinical syndrome of coronavirus disease of 2019 (COVID-19) which has become a global pandemic resulting in significant morbidity and mortality. While the virus […]

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Fatal lymphocytic cardiac damage in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): autopsy reveals a ferroptosis signature.

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Cardiovascular complications, including myocarditis, are observed in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Major cardiac involvement is a potentially lethal feature in severe cases. We sought to describe the underlying pathophysiological mechanism […]

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Cardiac involvement at presentation in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 and their outcome in a tertiary referral hospital in Northern Italy.

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The correlation between myocardial injury and clinical outcome in COVID-19 patients is gaining attention in the literature. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the role of cardiac […]

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Management of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Follow-Up in COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons Learnt During Italian Lockdown.

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Remote monitoring (RM) has significantly transformed the standard of care for patients with cardiac electronic implantable devices. It provides easy access to valuable information, such as arrhythmic events, acute decompensation […]

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Population Risk Factors for COVID-19 Mortality in 93 Countries.

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Death rates due to COVID-19 pandemic vary considerably across regions and countries. Case Mortality Rates (CMR) per 100,000 population are more reliable than case-fatality rates per 100 test-positive cases, which […]

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Saudi Heart Rhythm Society Task Force on Management of Potential Arrhythmogenicity Associated with Pharmacotherapy for COVID-19.

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Evidence of cardiovascular complications associated with the COVID-19 global pandemic continues to evolve. These include direct and indirect myocardial injury with subsequent acute myocardial ischemia, and cardiac arrhythmia. Some results […]

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The Weight of Evidence From Electrophysiology, Observational, and Cardiovascular End Point Studies Demonstrates the Safety of Azithromycin.

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Increased use of azithromycin (AZ) in treating infections associated with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and reports of increased incidence of prolonged corrected QT (QTc) interval associated with AZ used with […]

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Assessing QT interval in COVID-19 patients: Safety of Hydroxychloroquine-azithromycin combination regimen.

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Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and azithromycin (AZT) have been proposed for COVID-19 treatment. Data available in the literature reported a potential increased risk of fatal arrhythmias under these therapies. The aim of […]

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Diving after SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infection: Fitness to dive assessment and medical guidance.

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Scuba diving is a critical activity for commercial industry, military activities, research, and public safety, as well as a passion for many recreational divers. Physicians are expected to provide return-to-diving […]

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The Case Fatality Rate in COVID-19 Patients With Cardiovascular Disease: Global Health Challenge and Paradigm in the Current Pandemic.

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Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) is identified from Wuhan, China, and has spread almost worldwide. Recently, the newly identified SARS-CoV-2 has been confirmed to kill millions of people worldwide […]

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