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Does Atrial Septal Anatomy Still Matter in the Etiological Evaluation of Ischemic Stroke Beyond the Age of 60?

Journal of the American Heart Association

We assessed the relationships between detailed atrial septal anatomy and the cryptogenic nature of stroke in this population.Methods and ResultsWe reviewed all patients aged 60 to 80 years admitted to our stroke center for ischemic stroke who underwent contrast echocardiography between 2016 and 2021. versus 17.5%;P<0.0001).

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Functional Cerebral Venous Anatomy: A Perspective on Venous Collaterals Part II, Infratentorial Venous System

Stroke: Vascular and Interventional Neurology

Knowledge of the functional venous anatomy of the posterior fossa is becoming increasingly important in neurointerventional procedures. This review describes posterior fossa venous development and the functional venous anatomy of the posterior fossa, mainly the veins of the brainstem, cerebellum, and the emissary veins.

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Functional Cerebral Venous Anatomy from the Viewpoint of Venous Collaterals Part I, Supratentorial Superficial and Deep Venous System

Stroke: Vascular and Interventional Neurology

The functional anatomy of the supratentorial cerebral veins can be explained by dividing them into (1) veins on the lateral surface of the cerebral hemisphere, (2) the basal vein of Rosenthal system, and (3) the internal cerebral vein system.

Anatomy 40
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Abstract 068: Basilar artery bifurcation anatomy as a determinant of recanalization and stroke outcome

Stroke: Vascular and Interventional Neurology

MethodsIn this 2‐center retrospective cohort study over seven years, we included patients with stroke due to distal BA occlusion and performed blinded classification of their BA anatomy as either T‐ or Y‐shaped [Figure 1]. Results70 patients (mean age 66 years, 36% women) were included. 38 had T‐ and 32 had Y‐shaped bifurcations.

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The Bizarre History of the Human Heart

Med Page Today

Mike" on social media -- gives a history lesson on the heart, including cultural depictions and the evolution of our understanding of anatomy. (MedPage Today) -- In this video, Mikhail Varshavski, DO -- who goes by "Dr. Following is a.

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The mechanics of congenital heart disease: from a morphological trait to the functional echocardiographic evaluation

Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine

In these patients, congenital defects themselves, surgical operations and remaining lesions may alter cardiac anatomy and impact the mechanical performance of both ventricles. Additionally, the use of myocardial deformation imaging and 3D echocardiography has gained popularity for enhanced assessment of cardiac function and anatomy.

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Harmony in Learning: Achieving Excellence at Our Global Mitral Valve interventions Training

ADN Center of Excellence

The comprehensive curriculum, meticulously crafted by industry experts, featured enlightening lectures, hands-on sessions with cutting-edge device, and an anatomy workshop that provided doctors with bull hearts and specialized tools.