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Cardiology Management

Cardiac Complications in COVID-19

2020 04 Apr

In another COVID-19 special video presentation by the European Society of Cardiology, Prof. Alida Caforio of the University of Padova, Italy, answers some questions regarding COVID-19 and myocarditis. Is there such a thing as COVID-19 myocarditis?  We have more than 300,000 subjects who have developed COVID-19, which is mainly pneumonia, which... Read more

IMAGING Management

Radiomics Helps in Heart Attack or Myocarditis Verification

2020 16 Jan

New findings show that radiomics and machine learning (ML) can be combined to help ascertain if late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) on cardiac MR images indicated myocardial infarction (MI) or myocarditis.   You might also like: Machine Learning Improves Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis   A study published in Radiology: Cardiothoracic... Read more

Cardiology Management

Cardiac Inflammatory Disorders: The Role of PET Imaging

2016 28 Nov

Positron emission tomography (PET) imaging can be useful in the diagnosis and prognosis in cardiac inflammatory disorders, including infective endocarditis, pericarditis and myocarditis, according to results of a systematic review published by The Quarterly Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. See Also : PACIFIC Trial: Comparing... Read more