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Research & Reviews  5,323 results

Four weeks versus six weeks of ampicillin plus ceftriaxone in Enterococcus faecalis nat...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0237011
PloS One; Ramos-Martínez A, Pericàs JM et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Enterococcus faecalis infective endocarditis (EFIE) is a severe disease of increasing incidence. The objective was to analyze whether the outcome of patients with native valve EFIE (NVEFIE) treated with a short course of ampicillin plus ceftriaxon...

Ultrastructure of a late-stage bacterial endocarditis valve vegetation.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11239-020-02232-2
Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis; Baudoin JP, Camoin-Jau L et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Infective endocarditis (IE) remains a severe illness with high mortality rate, despite advances in antibiotic therapy and cardiac surgery. If infectious bacteria and platelets are two key players of human IE vegetation developmental process, their...

Accuracy of 18F-FDG PET/CT in patients with the suspicion of cardiac implantable electr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-020-02285-z
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology : Official Publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology; Jerónimo A, Olmos C et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2020 - Utility of 18F-FDG PET/CT in diagnosing infective endocarditis (IE) associated with cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) is not well established. Current ESC guidelines recommend the use of FDG-PET imaging in patients with CIEDs and posi...

Does extraction of cardiac implantable electronic devices improve outcome in patients w...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2020.1799070
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Snygg-Martin U, Ruus C et. al.

Jul 30th, 2020 - Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) is recognized as an infection that is difficult to treat and with high risk of device related infection. Extraction/explantation of cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED) is recommended in SAB patient...

Infective Endocarditis After Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement: A ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003319720941761
Angiology Wang J, Wang X et. al.

Jul 27th, 2020 - We determined the incidence, clinical characteristics, and risk factors of post-transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)-associated infective endocarditis (IE). We compared the incidence of IE after TAVR versus after surgical aortic valve rep...

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Guidelines  35 results

Alarming number of heart infections tied to opioid epidemic
https://newsroom.heart.org/news/alarming-number-of-heart-infections-tied-to-opioid-epidemic

Sep 17th, 2019 - An alarming number of people nationwide are developing infections of either the heart’s inner lining or valves, known as infective endocarditis, in large part, due to the current opioid epidemic. This new trend predominantly affects young, white, ...

JCS 2017 Guideline on Prevention and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1253/circj.CJ-19-0549
Circulation Journal : Official Journal of the Japanese Circulation Society; Nakatani S, Ohara T et. al.

Jul 9th, 2019 - JCS 2017 Guideline on Prevention and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis.|2019|Nakatani S,Ohara T,Ashihara K,Izumi C,Iwanaga S,|standards,diagnosis,microbiology,prevention & control,therapy,

National Trends in Hospitalizations for Stroke Associated With Infective Endocarditis and Opioid Use Between 1993 and 2015
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.024436
Omran,S.,et al

Jan 29th, 2019 - There has been a recent sharp rise in opioid-related deaths in the United States. Intravenous opioid use can lead to infective endocarditis (IE) which can result in stroke. There are scant data on recent trends in this neurological complication of...

2016 The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) consensus guidelines: Surgica...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.09.093
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; , Pettersson GB et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2017 - 2016 The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) consensus guidelines: Surgical treatment of infective endocarditis: Executive summary.|2017| ,Pettersson GB,Coselli JS, ,Pettersson GB,|therapeutic use,standards,diagnosis,etiology,surgery,...

Infective Endocarditis in Childhood: 2015 Update: A Scientific Statement From the Ameri...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000298
Circulation Baltimore RS, Gewitz M et. al.

Sep 16th, 2015 - Infective Endocarditis in Childhood: 2015 Update: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.|2015|Baltimore RS,Gewitz M,Baddour LM,Beerman LB,Jackson MA,|physiology,blood,therapeutic use,complications,microbiology,diagnosis,microb...

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Drugs  57 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,431 results

Four weeks versus six weeks of ampicillin plus ceftriaxone in Enterococcus faecalis nat...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0237011
PloS One; Ramos-Martínez A, Pericàs JM et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Enterococcus faecalis infective endocarditis (EFIE) is a severe disease of increasing incidence. The objective was to analyze whether the outcome of patients with native valve EFIE (NVEFIE) treated with a short course of ampicillin plus ceftriaxon...

Ultrastructure of a late-stage bacterial endocarditis valve vegetation.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11239-020-02232-2
Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis; Baudoin JP, Camoin-Jau L et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Infective endocarditis (IE) remains a severe illness with high mortality rate, despite advances in antibiotic therapy and cardiac surgery. If infectious bacteria and platelets are two key players of human IE vegetation developmental process, their...

Accuracy of 18F-FDG PET/CT in patients with the suspicion of cardiac implantable electr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-020-02285-z
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology : Official Publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology; Jerónimo A, Olmos C et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2020 - Utility of 18F-FDG PET/CT in diagnosing infective endocarditis (IE) associated with cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) is not well established. Current ESC guidelines recommend the use of FDG-PET imaging in patients with CIEDs and posi...

Does extraction of cardiac implantable electronic devices improve outcome in patients w...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2020.1799070
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Snygg-Martin U, Ruus C et. al.

Jul 30th, 2020 - Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) is recognized as an infection that is difficult to treat and with high risk of device related infection. Extraction/explantation of cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED) is recommended in SAB patient...

Infective Endocarditis After Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement: A ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003319720941761
Angiology Wang J, Wang X et. al.

Jul 27th, 2020 - We determined the incidence, clinical characteristics, and risk factors of post-transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)-associated infective endocarditis (IE). We compared the incidence of IE after TAVR versus after surgical aortic valve rep...

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News  119 results

Rising heart infections tied to U.S. opioid epidemic
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-heart-endocarditis-opioids/rising-heart-infections-tied-to-u-s-opioid-epidemic-idUSKBN1WM1Y6

Oct 7th, 2019 - (Reuters Health) - As the opioid epidemic continues in the U.S., more cases of an infection that damages the heart are being seen, researchers say. FILE PHOTO: A full syringe, empty syringe and spoon sit on the roof of the car in which a man in hi...

TAVR, SAVR share same infective endocarditis risk
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/209357/interventional-cardiology-surgery/tavr-savr-share-same-infective?channel=328
Bruce Jancin, MDedge News

Oct 3rd, 2019 - PARIS – The risk of infective endocarditis following transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis proved to be the same as after surgical replacement in a French national propensity score–matched study.

Drug abuse–linked infective endocarditis spiking in U.S.
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/208302/heart-failure/drug-abuse-linked-infective-endocarditis-spiking-us?channel=201
Jennie Smith

Sep 18th, 2019 - Hospitalizations for infective endocarditis associated with drug abuse doubled in the United States from 2002 to 2016, in a trend investigators call “alarming,” and link to a concurrent rise in opioid abuse. Patients tend to be younger, poorer whi.

Alarming number of heart infections tied to opioid epidemic
https://newsroom.heart.org/news/alarming-number-of-heart-infections-tied-to-opioid-epidemic

Sep 17th, 2019 - An alarming number of people nationwide are developing infections of either the heart’s inner lining or valves, known as infective endocarditis, in large part, due to the current opioid epidemic. This new trend predominantly affects young, white, ...

Infective endocarditis: Beyond the usual tests
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/205449/cardiology/infective-endocarditis-beyond-usual-tests/page/0/2?channel=312

Aug 1st, 2019 - Limitations of nuclear studies Both FDG-PET and leukocyte scintigraphy perform poorly for detecting native-valve infective endocarditis. In a study in which 90% of the patients had native-valve infective endocarditis according to the Duke criteria.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →