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ALLMedicine™ Infective Endocarditis Center

Research & Reviews  5,427 results

Spontaneous splenic rupture following mitral valve replacement for infective endocardit...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15003
Journal of Cardiac Surgery REFERENCES; Shafi AMA, Lee M et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - We report a rare case of infective endocarditis complicated by postoperative splenic rupture. A patient underwent urgent mitral valve replacement for infective endocarditis believed to be associated with a recent spinal surgical intervention. The ...

Diastolic dysfunction in patients with brucellosis despite the absence of infective end...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951120002930
Cardiology in the Young; Ece İ, Epçaçan S et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Brucellosis is an important systemic infectious disease, especially in developing countries. Every organ and system of the human body can be affected; however, cardiovascular complications of brucellosis are rare. To assess cardiac functions in pa...

Pulmonary valve reconstruction using Ozaki's technique for infective endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa345
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Yepez C, Ríos J

Sep 15th, 2020 - Simultaneous pulmonary and aortic endocarditis is extremely rare, and there is no consensus on its surgical management. Here, we report a case of infective endocarditis of pulmonary and aortic valves complicated by severe pulmonary regurgitation d...

Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae endocarditis in a patient with severe unicuspid aortic val...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2020.09.002
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Skorupski WJ, Olasińska-Wiśniewska A et. al.

Sep 13th, 2020 - Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae, is an important animal pathogen, but rarely reported in humans. To date, only few cases of infective E.rhusiopathiae endocarditis of the aortic valve have been described. We introduce the first reported case of native...

Factors associated with local invasion in infective endocarditis: a nested case-control...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2020.09.003
Clinical Microbiology and Infection : the Official Publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases; Ramanathan A, Witten JC et. al.

Sep 12th, 2020 - A substantial proportion of infective endocarditis (IE) cases are complicated by local invasion. The purpose of this study was to identify patient and disease characteristics associated with local invasion in surgically treated IE patients. This w...

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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  63 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,541 results

Spontaneous splenic rupture following mitral valve replacement for infective endocardit...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15003
Journal of Cardiac Surgery REFERENCES; Shafi AMA, Lee M et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - We report a rare case of infective endocarditis complicated by postoperative splenic rupture. A patient underwent urgent mitral valve replacement for infective endocarditis believed to be associated with a recent spinal surgical intervention. The ...

Diastolic dysfunction in patients with brucellosis despite the absence of infective end...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951120002930
Cardiology in the Young; Ece İ, Epçaçan S et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Brucellosis is an important systemic infectious disease, especially in developing countries. Every organ and system of the human body can be affected; however, cardiovascular complications of brucellosis are rare. To assess cardiac functions in pa...

Pulmonary valve reconstruction using Ozaki's technique for infective endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa345
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Yepez C, Ríos J

Sep 15th, 2020 - Simultaneous pulmonary and aortic endocarditis is extremely rare, and there is no consensus on its surgical management. Here, we report a case of infective endocarditis of pulmonary and aortic valves complicated by severe pulmonary regurgitation d...

Vancomycin - vancomycin injection, solution-Xellia Pharmaceuticals USA LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=60bee69b-be70-412c-9e83-a24a0a8a5e7b

Sep 15th, 2020 - Vancomycin Injection is a glycopeptide antibacterial indicated in adult and pediatric patients (1 month and older) for the treatment of: Septicemia (1.1) Infective Endocarditis (1.2) Skin and Skin Structure Infections (1.3) Bone Infections (1.4) L...

Daptomycin - daptomycin injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution-Xellia Pharmaceuticals USA LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=494b2aa1-020b-432c-977e-a5d74e31e342

Sep 15th, 2020 - Daptomycin for injection is a lipopeptide antibacterial indicated for the treatment of: Complicated skin and skin structure infections (cSSSI) in adult and pediatric patients (1 to 17 years of age) (1.1) and, Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infe...

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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 →