"Pericarditis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Inflammation of the PERICARDIUM from various origins, such as infection, neoplasm, autoimmune process, injuries, or drug-induced. Pericarditis usually leads to PERICARDIAL EFFUSION, or CONSTRICTIVE PERICARDITIS.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pericarditis".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pericarditis" by people in Profiles.
Current pharmacotherapy management of children and adults with pericarditis: Prospectus for improved outcomes. Pharmacotherapy. 2021 12; 41(12):1041-1055.
Rilonacept: A Newly Approved Treatment for Recurrent Pericarditis. Ann Pharmacother. 2022 05; 56(5):572-581.
Clinical and economic outcomes associated with hospitalizations for acute idiopathic pericarditis in the United States. Heart Lung. 2021 Nov-Dec; 50(6):825-831.
Managing acute and recurrent idiopathic pericarditis. JAAPA. 2020 Jan; 33(1):16-22.
Management of Acute Idiopathic (Viral) Pericarditis in the Emergency Department: A Review for the Nursing Professional. Adv Emerg Nurs J. 2020 Jan/Mar; 42(1):17-29.
Pharmacotherapeutic Management Strategies for Thyroid Disease-Induced Pericarditis. Ann Pharmacother. 2020 05; 54(5):486-495.
Pharmacists' Role in the Management of Acute and Recurrent Pericarditis: Inpatient and Outpatient Perspectives. J Pharm Pract. 2020 Dec; 33(6):838-845.
Treatment of Adults with Idiopathic Recurrent Pericarditis: Novel Use of Immunotherapy. Pharmacotherapy. 2017 03; 37(3):305-318.
Pharmacotherapeutic considerations for using colchicine to treat idiopathic pericarditis in the USA. Am J Cardiovasc Drugs. 2015 Oct; 15(5):295-306.
Pharmacotherapeutic considerations for the treatment of thyrotoxic pericarditis. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Dec 15; 201:182-3.