Heart Transplant

Common Name(s)

Heart Transplant

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Following organizations serve the condition "Heart Transplant" for support, advocacy or research.

Kids with Heart National Association for Children's Heart Disorders

Our organization was formed in 1985 with the main mission of providing support, information, resources, and education for the families of the children living with congenital heart defects and to promote public awareness of the issues that these families live with on a day to day basis.

Last Updated: 4 May 2015

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Heart Transplant" for support, advocacy or research.

Kids with Heart National Association for Children's Heart Disorders

Our organization was formed in 1985 with the main mission of providing support, information, resources, and education for the families of the children living with congenital heart defects and to promote public awareness of the issues that these families live with on a day to day basis.

http://www.kidswithheart.org

Last Updated: 4 May 2015

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Heart Transplant" returned 533 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mapping strategy for multiple atrial tachyarrhythmias in a transplant heart.
 

Author(s): Qi Jin, Steen Pehrson, Peter Karl Jacobsen, Xu Chen

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Different atrial arrhythmias can coexist in the recipient and donor atria after heart transplantation.

Last Updated: 26 May 2015

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Determinants of peak VO2 in heart transplant recipients.
 

Author(s): Vitor Oliveira Carvalho, Guilherme Veiga GuimarĂ£es, Marcelo Luiz Campos Vieira, Marcelo Luiz Campos-Vieira, Aparecida Maria Catai, Vagner Oliveira-Carvalho, Silvia Moreira Ayub-Ferreira, Edimar Alcides Bocchi

Journal: Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc. ;30(1):9-15.

 

To establish the determinants of the peak VO2 in heart transplant recipients.

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2015

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Video commentary on "ECMO for heart failure and post heart transplant".
 

Author(s): BalaKrishnan Komarakshi, K G Suresh Rao

Journal: Ann Card Anaesth. ;18(2):215.

 

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2015

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The terms "Heart Transplant" returned 33 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ventricular assist device use in congenital heart disease with a comparison to heart transplant.
 

Author(s): Jacob R Miller, Pirooz Eghtesady

Journal: J Comp Eff Res. 2014 Sep;3(5):533-46.

 

Despite advances in medical and surgical therapies, some children with congenital heart disease (CHD) are not able to be adequately treated or palliated, leading them to develop progressive heart failure. As these patients progress to end-stage heart failure they pose a unique set ...

Last Updated: 29 Oct 2014

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Prophylactic use of mTOR inhibitors and other immunosuppressive agents in heart transplant patients.
 

Author(s): Matteo Santoni, Francesco Massari, Stefano Cascinu

Journal: Cell. Mol. Immunol.. 2015 Jan;12(1):122-4.

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2015

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CD20 antigen expression by lymphoma cells in lung allograft recipients is associated with higher remission rate and superior survival: a study on heart and lung transplant recipients.
 

Author(s): Aghil Gholipour-Shoiili, Hani Gholipour-Shoiili, Saeed Taheri

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 Jan;25(1):29-37.

 

Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLD) are one of the fatal complications of transplantation, and there is scarcity of data on the relevance of antigen expression by tumor cells in PTLD. In the current study, we aimed to investigate the potential effects of CD20 antigen ...

Last Updated: 17 Jan 2014

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Impact of mHealth in Heart Transplant Management
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Heart Transplant

 

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2015

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Mesenchymal Stem Cell Administration in the Treatment of Coronary Graft Disease in Heart Transplant Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Coronary Disease; Heart Transplant

 

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2015

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Myfortic in Heart Transplant Patients With Gastrointestinal (GI) Symptoms
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Heart Transplant Patients

 

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2008

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