Cardiology and Cardiovascular Research

Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2024

  • Research Article

    Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Epidemiological, Clinical Aspects and Prognoses in the Cardiology Department and Internal Medicine of CHU Brazzaville

    Solange Flore Mongo Ngamami, Ruddy Junior Taty, Kivie Mou-moue Ngolo Letomo*, Christian Michel Kouala Landa, Gankama Thibault Naibe, Jospin Karel Makani Bassoukouahou, Rog Paterne Bakekolo, Meo Stephane Ikama, Fikahem Ellenga Mbolla

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Dec. 15, 2023
    Accepted: Dec. 27, 2023
    Published: Jan. 18, 2024
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    Abstract: Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension PAH is a medical condition serious and severe. In Congo, its epidemiology and its etiologies are poorly understood. This study, aimed at improving the care of patients with PAH, was interested to epidemio-clinical aspects, and prognosis of this entity. This was a retrospective, cross-sectional study carried out from ... Show More
  • Research Article

    Value of the Novel Dynamic Coronary Roadmap in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

    Ahmed Mansy, Sameh Allam, Mohamed Hussien, Omar Solyman

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 7-13
    Received: Jan. 04, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 22, 2024
    Published: Feb. 05, 2024
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    Abstract: Background: An innovative technological advancement, the dynamic coronary roadmap (DCR) superimposes the coronary arteries on a fluoroscopic image in real-time while compensating for motion. Aim: to determine the value of DCR in percutaneous coronary intervention. Methods: This study was conducted on 193 patients with anginal pain, who come for Per... Show More
  • Review Article

    Cardioembolic Cerebral Accident: Epidemiological and Paraclinical Aspects at the Brazzaville University Hospital

    Solange Flore Mongo Ngamami, Ludwine Orlane Kimbekete, Christian Michel Kouala Landa, Kivie Mou-moue Ngolo Letomo*, Rog Paterne Bakekolo, Eric Gibrel Kimbally Kaky, Ruddy Junior Taty, Gankama Thibault Naibe, Jospin Karel Makani Bassoukouahou, Macair Ossou-Nguiet, Fikahem Ellenga Mbolla

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 14-20
    Received: Jan. 10, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 22, 2024
    Published: Feb. 05, 2024
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    Abstract: Purpose: to show the value of the Doppler echocardiogram and the Holter-ECG performed systematically during the etiological assessment of a first episode of ischemic stroke. Methods and patients: this was a prospective and descriptive study, carried out from May 1 to October 31, 2020 (six months) in the cardiology and neurology departments of the B... Show More