Percutaneous left atrial appendage (LAA) occlusion may be an alternative therapy for atrial fibrillation (AF) patients with contraindication for anti-coagulation therapy.
No previous study has evaluated the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in more than one region in Venezuela.
Virtual reality is an alternative therapeutic resource to be inserted into cardiovascular rehabilitation, stimulating the practice of physical activity through man-machine interaction.
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of mortality in the world and physical inactivity representes an important risk factor.
Right ventricular (RV) dysfunction is a well-known predictor of mortality in patients with valvular heart disease (VHD).
Type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM1) can cause damage to several physiological systems.
Chagas disease presents in different clinical forms, ranging from asymptomatic to acute, with destruction of heart cells and a possibility of death.
Despite the prominence given to the occurrence of systolic dysfunction during sepsis, the association between diastolic dysfunction and mortality is controversial, while diastolic dysfunction and ...
The term Remora (hindrance) re (again)/mora (delay) -originally designated a family of fishes the suckerfishes. In ancient Greece and Rome and up to the early 19th century, these fishes were ...
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia is a classic form of chronic myocardial disease with a broad phenotypical spectrum. The use of late gadolinium enhancement in cardiac magnetic resonance in ...