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Informing behaviour change intervention design using systematic review with Bayesian meta-analysis: physical activity in heart failure

" Abstract Embracing the Bayesian approach, we intended to synthesise evidence relating to barriers and enablers to exercise in heart failure in a manner that can inform behaviour change intervention growth. Qualitative and empirical researches investigating barriers and enablers to physical activity in adults detected with HF were included in this systematic review with a Bayesian meta-analysis. The maximum a posteriori likelihood was computed as a recap statistic for the possibility distribution for the log OR value approximating the relationship in between exercise and each determinant, according to qualitative evidence alone, measurable evidence, and qualitative and quantitative evidence incorporated. The diffusion in the possibility distribution for log OR related to each barrier or enabler was used to evaluate the level of uncertainty in the evidence. This work prolongs the limited research on the modifiable obstacles and enablers for physical task by people living with HF. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.09.05.21262643


The role of Heart Failure Team in managing Mechanical Circulatory Support in a Swiss low-volume institution

" Outcomes after VAD implantation may be dependent on institutional procedural volume. Solitary center, retrospective cohort research study, including Heart Failure consecutive patients who got lasting VAD from 2007 to 2017. Survival evaluation was executed utilizing Kaplan-Meier method. Data worrying 50 adult patients were analyzed; 35 man, imply age 49+/- 8 years. VAD was implanted as BTT in 48 and DT in 2. Tools implanted were: HeartMate II in 18, HeartWare in 20, HeartMate III in 12. Data were evaluated according to post-heart and pre team development and 2 groups of 25 patients were recognized: 2007-2013 and 2014-2017 revealing 1-year survival of 56% and 80% respectively. Long term MCS can be implanted at low-volume facilities with survival rate not inferior to high volume facilities. A Heart team specifically trained in heart failure is possibly more vital than institutional quantity in identifying results after VAD implantation. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.1979


Modified Peritoneal Dialysis for Treatment of Acute Renal Failure after Complex Congenital Heart Surgery in Infants

" Background: Acute kidney injury is among the common problems in infants and children after complicated hereditary heart surgical procedure. We investigated the efficiency and security of customized PD for the therapy of acute renal failure and heart disease after cardiac surgical treatment for congenital heart disease in infants. In the 5 patients treated with customized PD, we used the Seldinger technique percutaneous abdominal slit 16 G solitary lumen central venous catheter instead of the Tenckhoff peritoneal dialysis catheter as a PD catheter. Urine volume increased due to PD, from 0. 16 + 0. 18 mL/kg * h before PD to 2. 63 + 1. 05 ml/kg * h at the end of PD. Conclusions: We wrap up that changed single lumen central venous catheter for PD is a safe, viable, and less invasive healing strategy for AKI in babies undergoing cardiac surgical treatment, and deserves being widely used in scientific practice. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.1915


Elevated Swelling-Activated Chloride Current Densities in Hypertrophied Ventricular Myocytes in a Rabbit Heart Failure Model

" This research intended to investigate whether the ICl, swell task is changed during heart failure and to figure out exactly how the ICl, swell influences atrial arrhythmias of the stopping working heart. Methods: We developed a heart failure bunny model and analyzed the hemodynamic signs 8 weeks after myocardial infarction, that include left ventricular systolic pressure and left ventricular end-diastolic pressure. Results: Compared to the control group, the heart failure group showed a dramatically decreased LVSP and elevated LVDEP, showing that myocardial infarction brings about progressive heart failure of bunnies in the heart failure group. CLCN3 mRNA and CLCN3 protein expression were both substantially raised in the heart failure group contrasted to the control group. Verdict: In sum, we suggest that the vibrant nature of ICl, swell upregulation may add to the elevated expression of CLCN3 mRNA and CLCN3 protein, causing myocardial cell renovation generated by heart failure. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.2255


The Influence of Liraglutide for Heart Failure: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

" Introduction: The efficacy of liraglutide to treat heart failure stays controversial. Overall, compared to the control group for heart failure, liraglutide treatment dramatically can lower NT-proBNP, and improve 6MWT, yet has no impressive influence on LVEF change, LVEDV change, LVESV change, hospitalization for heart failure, significant unfavorable cardiovascular occasions, and cardiac fatality. Conclusions: Liraglutide therapy has an important ability to lower NT-proBNP and improve 6MWT for heart failure, yet reveals no vital influence on LVEF, LVEDV, LVESV, hospitalization for heart failure, major negative cardiovascular events, and heart death. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.2513


Effects of Yixintai Pills on Myocardial Cell Apoptosis in Rats With Adriamycin-Induced Heart Failure

" Objective: To examine the effects of Yixintai pills on myocardial cell apoptosis in rats with adriamycin -induced heart failure and the mechanism of activity. B ultrasound was used to detect the heart structure, and the heart weight/body weight ratio was calculated. Results: Compared with the Control group, the PRA, AngII, ALD, left ventricular back wall density at end-systole, left ventricular posterior wall density at end-diastole, interventricular septal thickness at end-systole, interventricular septal density at end-diastole, HW/BW, TNF- \ u03b1 and IL-6 of model group increased dramatically. There were no substantial distinctions in the indices between the Yixintai pill and Captopril groups. In the Model group, lamellar necrosis, vacuolar deterioration, increased myocardial fibers and lamellar dissolution of myocardial cells were found in myocardial tissues. Contrasted with the Control group, the apoptosis index of the Model group increased substantially. The AI worths of the Yixintai tablet and Captopril groups were significantly less than those of the Model group. Compared to the Control group, the expression levels of p-Akt and p-GSK-3 \ u03b2 in the Model group decreased substantially. The expression degrees of p-Akt and p-GSK-3 \ u03b2 in the Yixintai pill and Captopril groups were considerably greater than those of the Model group, whereas the former 2 groups had comparable results. Conclusion: Yixintai tablets might prevent myocardial cell apoptosis and ventricular makeover in rats by up-regulating PI3K/Akt/GSK -3 \ u03b2 signal, therefore protecting the heart function. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.2941


Outcomes with Ventricular Assist Device Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure in North Macedonia: First Annual Report

" Introduction: Mechanical circulatory support by a continuous-flow ventricular assist device boosts survival and quality of life in picked patients with advanced heart failure. Developing countries have been battling to create a effective and modern health and wellness care system to handle advanced heart failure. This observation stands for the first annual report on professional end results with VAD for patients with advanced heart failure in the Republic of North Macedonia. Techniques: Data from all patients with VAD implantations in between November 2018 and December 2019 were collected. The etiology of the heart failure was dilated cardiomyopathy in 4 patients, ischemic cardiomyopathy in 2, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in 1. Outcomes: An overall of 7 patients got a VAD; 5 of them obtained left VAD, and the remaining 2 received biventricular VAD. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.3025


The Impact of Discharged Loop Diuretic Dose to Home Dose on Hospital Readmissions in Patients with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: A Retrospective Cohort Study

" The goal of this research study is to check out the result of the discharge diuretic dosage compared to the home diuretic dose on medical facility readmission in patients with ADHF. The first group obtained a complete everyday discharge diuretic dosage that was higher than the home dosage; the second group got a day-to-day discharge diuretic that amounted to or less than the home dose. Outcomes: An overall of 206 patients met addition requirements; 117 patients received a higher loop diuretic dosage at discharge, while 89 were discharged with a loophole diuretic that amounted to or less than the home dosage. Verdicts: Among patients confessed to health center with ADHF and lowered ejection portion, a discharge loophole diuretic dosage more than the home dosage was related to decreased all-cause 30-day, 60-day, and 90-day readmission rates. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.3029


A Hybrid Procedure Combining Mini-Thoracotomy with Interventional Endocardial Lead Implantation for Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Patients with Chronic Congestive Heart Failure: A Report of Four Cases

" Background: We define the application and effectiveness of transthoracic electrode implantation for epicardial left ventricular pacing in cardiac resynchronization therapy for patients with chronic heart disease. Approaches: We examined 4 patients with persistent heart disease for whom implantation of endocardial electrodes was contraindicated. Results: The epicardial electrodes effectively were implanted in all four patients. None of the patients provided with electrode cracks or surgical injury infections, and the pacing limit and electrode impedance were normal. In one situation, phrenic nerve stimulation occurred as a result of the low positioning setting of the electrode. When the electrode was relocated slightly internal and upward, the sacral nerve stimulation sign disappeared, and no other issues were noted. Final thought: In CRT, the implantation of a left ventricular epicardial electrode through a left-sided small incision is secure, feasible, and effective. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.2807


HEART FAILURE, DEPRESSION AND EXERCISE

" Introduction: Patients with heart failure have high rates of handicap, based on self-reported problem in doing everyday living activities. Past the normal healthcare of heart failure, there is a variety of research on the contribution of workout to cardiovascular specifications and to the muscle system of patients with heart failure, its impact on their lifestyle and alleviation of depression symptoms. Function: The purpose of this research is to highlight the positive effect of workout on patients with heart failure experiencing anxiety. The benefits of exercise, as a result, in patients with heart failure and anxiety have a positive effect on the patients' quality of life by adding to increasing their practical status, decreasing their re-admissions to the healthcare facility and relieving the symptoms of anxiety. Conclusions: The high occurrence of depression in patients with chronic heart failure calls for measures to prevent it, such as workout. ".

Source link: https://doi.org/10.32437/mhgcj-2019(2).54

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