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AAP Policy Statement | Incorporate cardiac risk screening for all youths at least every 3 years.

23 Jul, 2021 | 10:19h | UTC

News release: Policy: Incorporate cardiac risk screening for all youths at least every 3 years – American Academy of Pediatrics

Policy Statement: Sudden Death in the Young: Information for the Primary Care Provider – Pediatrics

 


CDC: Use of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine after reports of myocarditis among vaccine recipients – “Continued use of mRNA COVID-19 vaccines in all recommended age groups will prevent morbidity and mortality from COVID-19 that far exceed the number of cases of myocarditis expected”.

9 Jul, 2021 | 10:17h | UTC

Use of mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine After Reports of Myocarditis Among Vaccine Recipients: Update from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices — United States, June 2021 – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


AHA Scientific Statement: Diagnosis and Management of Myocarditis in Children.

9 Jul, 2021 | 10:10h | UTC

Diagnosis and Management of Myocarditis in Children: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association – Circulation

News release: Viruses are the most common cause of myocarditis in children, experts offer guidance – American Heart Association

Top Things to Know: Diagnosis and Management of Myocarditis in Children

 


Consensus Statement: Transition to adulthood and transfer to adult care of adolescents with congenital heart disease.

5 Jul, 2021 | 01:37h | UTC

Transition to adulthood and transfer to adult care of adolescents with congenital heart disease: a global consensus statement of the ESC Association of Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (ACNAP), the ESC Working Group on Adult Congenital Heart Disease (WG ACHD), the Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC), the Pan-African Society of Cardiology (PASCAR), the Asia-Pacific Pediatric Cardiac Society (APPCS), the Inter-American Society of Cardiology (IASC), the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ), the International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ISACHD), the World Heart Federation (WHF), the European Congenital Heart Disease Organisation (ECHDO), and the Global Alliance for Rheumatic and Congenital Hearts (Global ARCH) – European Heart Journal

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


CDC: mRNA vaccines are likely linked to cases of myocarditis and pericarditis – 1,226 cases of myocarditis or pericarditis have been reported mostly in people under 30.

24 Jun, 2021 | 09:51h | UTC

CDC safety group says there’s a likely link between rare heart inflammation in young people after Covid shot – CNBC

See also: Experts: mRNA COVID-19 vaccines likely tied to heart inflammation – CIDRAP

Related: Case series: 7 cases of myocarditis following mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccination. AND Case series: clinical and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging findings of 4 cases of myocarditis following mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccination. AND Case series: symptomatic acute myocarditis in 7 adolescents following mRNA COVID-19 vaccination. AND CDC says heart inflammation cases were higher than expected in 16- to 24-year-olds after second Covid vaccine shot, but still rare. AND Israel reports link between rare cases of heart inflammation and COVID-19 vaccination in young men. AND CDC is investigating several reports that teenagers and young adults may have developed myocarditis after receiving mRNA vaccines. Most cases were mild, more often in males than females, more often following dose 2 than dose 1, and typically, within 4 days after vaccination.

 


Case series: clinical and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging findings of 4 cases of myocarditis following mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccination.

17 Jun, 2021 | 09:43h | UTC

Possible Association Between COVID-19 Vaccine and Myocarditis: Clinical and CMR Findings – JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging

Commentary: Possible Association Between COVID-19 Vaccine and Myocarditis – American College of Cardiology

Related: CDC says heart inflammation cases were higher than expected in 16- to 24-year-olds after second Covid vaccine shot, but still rare. AND Israel reports link between rare cases of heart inflammation and COVID-19 vaccination in young men. AND CDC is investigating several reports that teenagers and young adults may have developed myocarditis after receiving mRNA vaccines. Most cases were mild, more often in males than females, more often following dose 2 than dose 1, and typically, within 4 days after vaccination.

 


Case series: 7 cases of myocarditis following mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccination.

17 Jun, 2021 | 09:45h | UTC

Myocarditis after BNT162b2 and mRNA-1273 Vaccination – Circulation

Commentary: Study details the treatment of COVID-19 vaccine-associated myocarditis-like illness in 7 patients – News Medical

Related: CDC says heart inflammation cases were higher than expected in 16- to 24-year-olds after second Covid vaccine shot, but still rare. AND Israel reports link between rare cases of heart inflammation and COVID-19 vaccination in young men. AND CDC is investigating several reports that teenagers and young adults may have developed myocarditis after receiving mRNA vaccines. Most cases were mild, more often in males than females, more often following dose 2 than dose 1, and typically, within 4 days after vaccination.

 


Case series: symptomatic acute myocarditis in 7 adolescents following mRNA COVID-19 vaccination.

17 Jun, 2021 | 09:41h | UTC

Symptomatic Acute Myocarditis in Seven Adolescents Following Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccination – Pediatrics

Related: CDC says heart inflammation cases were higher than expected in 16- to 24-year-olds after second Covid vaccine shot, but still rare. AND Israel reports link between rare cases of heart inflammation and COVID-19 vaccination in young men. AND CDC is investigating several reports that teenagers and young adults may have developed myocarditis after receiving mRNA vaccines. Most cases were mild, more often in males than females, more often following dose 2 than dose 1, and typically, within 4 days after vaccination.

 


CDC is investigating several reports that teenagers and young adults may have developed myocarditis after receiving mRNA vaccines. Most cases were mild, more often in males than females, more often following dose 2 than dose 1, and typically, within 4 days after vaccination.

24 May, 2021 | 08:41h | UTC

COVID-19 VaST Work Group Technical Report – May 17, 2021 – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Commentaries: C.D.C. Is Investigating a Heart Problem in a Few Young Vaccine Recipients – The New York Times AND U.S. CDC looking into heart inflammation in some young vaccine recipients – Reuters

Related: Israel said probing link between Pfizer shot and heart problem in men under 30 – The Times of Israel

 


Podcast: Congenital Heart Disease for the General Pediatrician

29 Apr, 2021 | 08:18h | UTC

#24: Congenital Heart Disease for the General Pediatrician – The Cribsiders

 


Prevalence of bicuspid aortic valve and associated aortopathy in newborns in Copenhagen, Denmark

21 Feb, 2021 | 21:58h | UTC

Prevalence of Bicuspid Aortic Valve and Associated Aortopathy in Newborns in Copenhagen, Denmark – JAMA (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Observational study suggests aspirin is a better choice than warfarin for children who have undergone Fontan surgery

16 Feb, 2021 | 02:03h | UTC

Long-term outcomes of warfarin versus aspirin after Fontan surgery – The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Commentary: Aspirin preferred to prevent blood clots in kids after heart surgery – Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT: In a population with a high prevalence of Rheumatic Heart Disease, screening schoolchildren with echocardiography can enable timely initiation of secondary antibiotic prophylaxis

27 Jan, 2021 | 01:05h | UTC

Effectiveness of Systematic Echocardiographic Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease in Nepalese Schoolchildren: A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Cardiology

Commentaries: Echo Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease in Kids Gets a Boost – TCTMD

Editorial: Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease—Quo Vadis?

Author interview: Systematic Echocardiographic Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease in Nepalese Schoolchildren – JAMA

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


AHA Scientific Statement: Contemporary diagnosis and management of rheumatic heart disease

20 Oct, 2020 | 01:34h | UTC

Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Rheumatic Heart Disease: Implications for Closing the Gap: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association – Circulation

Top Things to Know: Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Rheumatic Heart Disease – American Heart Association

 


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