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Research & Reviews  2,715 results

Valve-in-valve transcatheter aortic valve replacement versus redo aortic valve replacem...
Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy; Hutt E, Mehra N et. al.

Nov 27th, 2022 - Bioprosthetic aortic valves are increasingly being utilized in a younger population due to improved durability and possibility for future valve-in-valve replacement. This has resulted in a larger population of patients with bioprosthetic aortic va...

Native mitral valve infective endocarditis caused by Actinobacillus equuli.
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; De Brauwer T, Meeuwissen J et. al.

Nov 27th, 2022 - Native mitral valve infective endocarditis caused by Actinobacillus equuli.|2022|De Brauwer T,Meeuwissen J,Czech N,|

Infective endocarditis in childhood: a single-centre experience of 26 years.
Cardiology in the Young; Demir F, Varan C et. al.

Nov 25th, 2022 - The aim of this study was to present the clinical and microbiological characteristics of patients with infective endocarditis.A retrospective evaluation was made of patients diagnosed with infective endocarditis between 1995 and 2021. The clinical...

Septic Pulmonary Embolism. A Contemporary Profile.
Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis; Valerio L, Baddour LM

Nov 24th, 2022 - Septic pulmonary embolism (SPE) is a rare clinical entity that is distinct from the classic and more common non-septic thrombotic pulmonary embolism. SPE should be suspected in patients with a systemic acute inflammatory reaction or sepsis who dev...

Microscopy-based phenotypic profiling of infection by Staphylococcus aureus clinical is...
Nature Communications; Rodrigues Lopes I, Alcantara LM et. al.

Nov 24th, 2022 - Staphylococcus aureus is increasingly recognized as a facultative intracellular pathogen, although the significance and pervasiveness of its intracellular lifestyle remain controversial. Here, we applied fluorescence microscopy-based infection ass...

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Guidelines  10 results

Adapted from: Prevention of Viridans Group Streptococcal Infective Endocarditis: A Scie...
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.
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...
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...
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...
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  49 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  104 results

Non-inferiority Trial Comparing Cloxacillin vs Cefazolin in Methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteremia

Oct 12th, 2022 - "Methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) bacteremia remains a major cause of community- or hospital-acquired bloodstream infections with an overall mortality estimated around 25%. Anti-staphylococcal penicillins (APs) such as oxacilli...

SURgical Registry of ENDocarditis EuRope

Oct 5th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is now a relatively rare but worldwide disease (3-10 IE/100000 population/year) with increasing incidence especially in the Western world. IE is still associated with high morbidity and mortality, prolonged hospital sta...

Impact of FDG-PET/CT on Management of Patients With Native Valve Infective Endocarditis

Oct 3rd, 2022 - The proposed study is a multicentric prospective observational cohort study of patients with suspected NVE. The study population includes those with Possible IE according to the modified Duke criteria and investigated at one of the 6 participating...

DOTS: Dalbavancin as an Option for Treatment of Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteremia

Sep 30th, 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...

Direct Lysis of Staph Aureus Resistant Pathogen Trial of Exebacase

Sep 26th, 2022 - The purpose of this superiority study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of exebacase in addition to standard of care antibiotics (SoCA) compared with SoCA alone for the treatment of patients with Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) bloodstream ...

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News  161 results

Aggressive Alcohol Septal Ablation for HCM Holds Up, Pacemakers Notwithstanding

Sep 14th, 2022 - The occurrence of high-grade conduction disturbances after alcohol septal ablation (ASA) did not translate into worse long-term survival for people with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a registry study showed. Among ASA procedures i...

AHA Guidance on Infective Endocarditis With Injection Drug Use

Aug 31st, 2022 - Prompted by the "unprecedented" increase in the occurrence of infective endocarditis cases among people who inject drug, the American Heart Association (AHA) has issued a scientific statement devoted solely to this challenging patient population. ...

Antibiotics Before Dentist; ICD/CRT-D Recall; More Transcatheter Firsts

Aug 23rd, 2022 - Observational data support antibiotics before invasive dental procedures for a reduction in infective endocarditis among high-risk individuals. (Journal of the American College of Cardiology) Risk of myocarditis after COVID-19 infection exceeded t...

Antibiotic before oral surgery spares endocarditis; study validates guidelines
Richard Mark Kirkner

Aug 22nd, 2022 - The strongest evidence yet to support clinical guidelines that recommend that people at high risk of endocarditis, such as those who’ve had previous episode the disease or who have a prosthetic cardiac valve, should take antibiotics before they ha.

Antibiotic Before Oral Surgery Spares Endocarditis; Study Validates Guidelines

Aug 22nd, 2022 - The strongest evidence yet to support clinical guidelines that recommend that people at high risk of endocarditis, such as those who've had previous episode the disease or who have a prosthetic cardiac valve, should take antibiotics before they ha...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →