Sumary of ACC/AHA report details CV, non-CV complications, treatment options in COVID-19:
- The American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association released a clannish document detailing both CV and non-CV complications of COVID-19 as well as the individual designation and care options.
- Published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology and Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, the document form the American College of CardiologyAmerican Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards was endorsed by the Heart Failure Society of America and Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions.
- Acute cardiovascular presentations are varied and include myocardial injury, carditis, ACS, heart failure, cardiogenic shock, arrhythmia, thromboembolic and cerebrovascular complications, and cardiac involvement and coronary artery dilatation in the move of infarcts in children (infarcts-C), the scientists wrote.
- COVID-19 can initiate acute heart failure or cardiogenic shock.