Patent Foramen Ovale

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Patent Foramen Ovale

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Patent Foramen Ovale" returned 498 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Concomitant coronary and pulmonary embolism associated with patent foramen ovale: A case report.
 

Author(s): Zhongxiu Chen, Chen Li, Yajiao Li, Hong Tang, Li Rao, Mian Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(52):e9480.

 

The differential diagnosis of acute chest pain is very important, and can sometimes be challenging. Related diseases share a number of risk factors, and occasionally, 1 condition causes another disease to develop.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Trials of Patent Foramen Ovale Closure.
 

Author(s): Jean-Louis Mas, Geneviève Derumeaux, Gilles Chatellier

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 12;377(26):2599-2600.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Patent Foramen Ovale Closure or Anticoagulation vs. Antiplatelets after Stroke.
 

Author(s): Jean-Louis Mas, Geneviève Derumeaux, Benoît Guillon, Evelyne Massardier, Hassan Hosseini, Laura Mechtouff, Caroline Arquizan, Yannick Béjot, Fabrice Vuillier, Olivier Detante, Céline Guidoux, Sandrine Canaple, Claudia Vaduva, Nelly Dequatre-Ponchelle, Igor Sibon, Pierre Garnier, Anna Ferrier, Serge Timsit, Emmanuelle Robinet-Borgomano, Denis Sablot, Jean-Christophe Lacour, Mathieu Zuber, Pascal Favrole, Jean-François Pinel, Marion Apoil, Peggy Reiner, Catherine Lefebvre, Patrice Guérin, Christophe Piot, Roland Rossi, Jean-Luc Dubois-Randé, Jean-Christophe Eicher, Nicolas Meneveau, Jean-René Lusson, Bernard Bertrand, Jean-Marc Schleich, François Godart, Jean-Benoit Thambo, Laurent Leborgne, Patrik Michel, Luc Pierard, Guillaume Turc, Martine Barthelet, Anaïs Charles-Nelson, Christian Weimar, Thierry Moulin, Jean-Michel Juliard, Gilles Chatellier,

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 09;377(11):1011-1021.

 

Trials of patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure to prevent recurrent stroke have been inconclusive. We investigated whether patients with cryptogenic stroke and echocardiographic features representing risk of stroke would benefit from PFO closure or anticoagulation, as compared with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Patent Foramen Ovale" returned 66 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Migraine and percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Yu-Jie Shi, Jun Lv, Xing-Ting Han, Guo-Gang Luo

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The association between patent foramen ovale (PFO) and migraine with aura (MA) is well established. However, the benefits of PFO closure are less certain in patients with migraine without aura (MwoA).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Patent foramen ovale: a novel cardiovascular risk factor in patients with sleep disordered breathing and high altitude dwellers?
 

Author(s): Emrush Rexhai, Urs Scherrer, Stefano F Rimoldi

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Diseases associated with chronic hypoxaemia are a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in Western countries. Epidemiological data indicate that cardiovascular diseases contribute substantially to this problem, but the underlying mechanisms are incompletely understood. Sleep disordered ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Practice advisory: Recurrent stroke with patent foramen ovale (update of practice parameter): Report of the Guideline Development, Dissemination, and Implementation Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.
 

Author(s): Steven R Messé, Gary Gronseth, David M Kent, Jorge R Kizer, Shunichi Homma, Lee Rosterman, Scott E Kasner

Journal: Neurology. 2016 Aug;87(8):815-21.

 

To update the 2004 American Academy of Neurology guideline for patients with stroke and patent foramen ovale (PFO) by addressing whether (1) percutaneous closure of PFO is superior to medical therapy alone and (2) anticoagulation is superior to antiplatelet therapy for the prevention ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Precutaneous High Risk Patent Foramen Ovale to Treat Migraine Headaches
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Patent Foramen Ovale

 

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2017

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Post Market Clinical Follow-up Study of IrisFITTM PFO (Patent Foramen Ovale) Occluder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Patent Foramen Ovale

 

Last Updated: 1 Sep 2016

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Last Updated: 28 Jun 2017

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