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ALLMedicine™ Infective Endocarditis Center

Research & Reviews  2,371 results

Characteristics of patients with infective endocarditis and no underlying cardiac condi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2022.2078404
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Radjabaly Mandjee A, Filippetti L et. al.

May 24th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) typically occurs in patients with underlying cardiac conditions (UCC). Little is known about IE in patients without UCC. We aimed to describe the clinical, microbiological and imaging characteristics, management, and in...

Infective Endocarditis after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: A Systematic Review.
https://doi.org/10.1097/CRD.0000000000000460
Cardiology in Review; Hassanin A, Afify H et. al.

May 24th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is a rare but potentially fatal event. In this systematic review we searched PubMed and Embase for large TAVI studies and registries to identify the incidence, presen...

Infective endocarditis due to Staphylococcus aureus in adults with congenital heart dis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2022.05.032
International Journal of Cardiology; Tutarel O

May 22nd, 2022 - Infective endocarditis due to Staphylococcus aureus in adults with congenital heart disease: The next challenge.|2022|Tutarel O,|

Surgical outcomes of pulmonary valve infective endocarditis: A US population-based anal...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2022.05.033
International Journal of Cardiology; Datar Y, Yin K et. al.

May 22nd, 2022 - Pulmonary valve infective endocarditis (PVIE) represents a rare subset of right-sided IE. This study aimed to evaluate the population-level surgical outcomes of PVIE in the United States. We performed a retrospective observational study using the ...

Outcomes of mitral valve repair in children with infective endocarditis: a single-cente...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2022.05.003
Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Wu DM, Buratto E et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - Mitral valve infective endocarditis (IE) in children is rare, and there are few reports on the outcomes of surgery in these patients. This study investigated the long-term outcomes of mitral valve repair in children with IE. Data were retrospectiv...

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Guidelines  10 results

Adapted from: Prevention of Viridans Group Streptococcal Infective Endocarditis: A Scie...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adaj.2021.09.003
Journal of the American Dental Association (1939); Wilson WR, Gewitz M et. al.

Oct 30th, 2021 - In 2007, the American Heart Association published updated evidence-based guidelines on the recommended use of antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent viridans group streptococcal (VGS) infective endocarditis (IE) in cardiac patients undergoing invasive ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Infective Endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.01.010
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Malik SB et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Infective endocarditis can involve a normal, abnormal, or prosthetic cardiac valve. The diagnosis is typically made clinically with persistently positive blood cultures, characteristic signs and symptoms, and echocardiographic evidence of valvular...

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 4th, 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 17th, 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...

Infective Endocarditis in Adults: Diagnosis, Antimicrobial Therapy, and Management of C...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000296
Circulation Baddour LM, Wilson WR et. al.

Sep 17th, 2015 - Infective endocarditis is a potentially lethal disease that has undergone major changes in both host and pathogen. The epidemiology of infective endocarditis has become more complex with today's myriad healthcare-associated factors that predispose...

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Drugs  47 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  31 results

DOTS: Dalbavancin as an Option for Treatment of Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteremia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04775953

May 6th, 2022 - This is a Phase 2b clinical study, multicenter, randomized, open-label, assessor-blinded, superiority study. The study will compare dalbavancin to standard of care antibiotic therapy for the completion of therapy in patients with complicated bacte...

Hemoadsorption for Prevention of Vasodilatory Shock in Cardiac Surgery Patients With Infective Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03266302

Apr 8th, 2022 - The investigators assume a common standard deviation of 3.8 points and that a 1.4-point lower SOFA score in the Intervention Group is of clinical relevance.

Switch to Oral Antibiotics in Gram-negative Bacteremia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04146922

Mar 29th, 2022 - Oral antimicrobial therapy mitigates vascular line associated complications such as infection, thrombosis and pain, facilitating early mobilization and discharge and reducing healthcare costs. Efficacy and safety of step-down to oral antimicrobial...

Early Valve Surgery Versus Conventional Treatment in Infective Endocarditis Patients With High Risk of Embolism
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03718052

Mar 22nd, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is associated with an overall in-hospital mortality rate of 15-25% and a high incidence of embolic events (20-50%). Leading causes of mortality are heart failure (HF) resulting from valve dysfunction, and stroke caused ...

Short-course Antibiotic Treatment in Gram-positive Cocci Infective Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04222257

Mar 16th, 2022 - Background: it is well known that most serious complications of infective endocarditis (IE) appear in the so-called "critical phase" of the disease, which are the first days after diagnosis. Subsequently, the vast majority of patients who overcome...

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News  129 results

Diabetes Dints Long-Term Survival After Endocarditis Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/970363

Mar 16th, 2022 - Researchers published the study covered in this summary on Research Square as a preprint that has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Survival of patients with type 2 diabetes deteriorates after more than 3 years following heart valve surger...

FDA Probes LAAO; Dairy Fat's Heart Benefit; Repatha OK'd for Pediatric HeFH
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/94751

Sep 28th, 2021 - In response to a study published in August, FDA is investigating whether women really have worse outcomes after Watchman left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO) than men. Shorter intervals between measurements: a way to slice a minute off standard ...

Infective Endocarditis With Stroke After TAVR Has 'Dismal' Prognosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950702

May 6th, 2021 - Patients who suffer a stroke during hospitalization for infective endocarditis (IE) after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) have a dismal prognosis, with more than half dying during the index hospitalization and two thirds within the f...

Infective Endocarditis From IV Drug Use Tied to Hemorrhagic Stroke
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949994

Apr 27th, 2021 - One consequence of the ongoing opioid epidemic in the United States may be an increase in the number of hemorrhagic strokes caused by infective endocarditis, research suggests. Intravenous drug use (IVDU) can cause this bacterial infection of the ...

Troubling Trends for Infective Endocarditis in Dialysis Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948476

Apr 1st, 2021 - The occurrence of endocarditis in hemodialysis patients may be significantly higher than previously thought, but it is as lethal as ever, a new observational study suggests. Researchers examined data from patients with infective endocarditis from ...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →