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Women's perspective on the COVID-19 pandemic: walking into a post-peak phase
(Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2021)
Abstract The pandemic of Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has provoked hundreds of thousands of deaths, resulting in catastrophe for humans. ...
Plasma apelin level in acute myocardial infarction and its relation with prognosis: a prospective study
Objective: Apelin is a novel adipocytokine with a significant role in ischemia/reperfusion injury that is synthesized and secreted in myocardial cells and coronary endothelium. There is debate on its value for the diagnosis ...
Speckle tracking echocardiography in severe patient–prosthesis mismatch
(Springer Link, 2021)
Background: Although aortic valve replacement (AVR) when successfully performed boasts low mortality rates in selected patients, prosthesis-patient mismatch (PPM) can be found in the majority of these individuals. Limited ...
A rare case of quadrileaflet mitral valve and ostium primum atrial septal defect
A 60-year-old woman was referred to our clinic for evaluation of her rapidly progressive dyspnea, and she had no previous history of heart disease. A murmur was noted on her examination, and transthoracic echocardiography ...