Tag: myocarditis

New Details of Myocarditis Linked to COVID Vaccines

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Further details from multiple cases of myocarditis linked to the Pfizer...

FDA to Add Myocarditis Warning to mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is adding a warning...

Don’t Delay COVID Shot While CDC Reviews Myocarditis Cases

While the investigation into cases of myocarditis possibly associated with COVID vaccines proceeds, the American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association (ASA) continue to urge everyone...

EMA Seeks More Data on Myocarditis After COVID-19 Shots

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) safety committee is continuing its review of myocarditis and pericarditis following vaccination with COVID-19 vaccines. “Currently, further analysis is needed...

More Evidence Links COVID Vaccines to Rare Myocarditis in Youth

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Swelling of the heart appears to be a very rare side...

ECG Abnormalities Persist After COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. College athletes who have recently recovered from COVID-19 infection show cardiac...

Incidence of Cardiac Pathology Post-COVID in Pro Athletes

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Routine return-to-play (RTP) cardiac screening of professional athletes with previous COVID-19...

COVID-19 Case Fatality Doubled in Heart Transplant Patients

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Heart transplant recipients infected with SARS-CoV-2 are about twice as likely...

New Reports Guide Return to Play in Athletes With COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Increasingly, clinicians are being called upon to advise athletes who have...

Five Pediatric Heart Health Practices That May Be Unnecessary

Five common therapies and practices related to children’s heart health may be unnecessary, and physicians and parents should be careful about using them, the American...

Heart Trouble From COVID Less Common Than Thought

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Nov. 4, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Inflammation of the heart muscle (myocarditis) is less common...

New Return-to-Play Recommendations for Athletes With COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The latest recommendations from sports cardiologists on getting athletes with COVID-19...

Med Student’s Cardiac Crisis a COVID-Era Medical Mystery

Medical student Ramya Yeleti after her incredible recovery. Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Within minutes of...

Another Study Suggests Lasting COVID-19 Impact on Heart

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A new study using cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging to examine...

Low Vitamin D, Heart Damage After ‘Recovery’

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

Myocarditis in COVID-19: An Elusive Cardiac Complication

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The COVID-19 literature has been peppered with reports about myocarditis accompanying...

COVID-19 Update: Elusive Complication, Remdesivir Toxicity

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

Amal Mattu on COVID-19 and Matters of the Heart

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MAY 08, 2020 — COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, has produced morbidity...

Yale Health System Keeps Updating Its COVID-19 Treatment Protocol

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Hydroxychloroquine is currently first-line, and tocilizumab second-line, for people hospitalized with...

Signature STEMI Sign May Be Less Diagnostic in the COVID-19 Age

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The signature electrocardiographic sign indicating ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) may be...