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ALLMedicine™ Infective Endocarditis Center

Research & Reviews  5,719 results

Utility of SWAN (susceptibility-weighted angiography) sequence in the diagnosis of rupt...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2021.02.103
World Neurosurgery; Boukobza M, Duval X et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - Susceptibility-weighted angiography (SWAN) sequence revealed in an infective endocarditis (IE) patient, 2 intracranial infectious aneurysms (IIAs) as bright signal lesion, related to the high-velocity arterial flow within the IIAs. In addition, SW...

Patients with infective endocarditis and history of injection drug use in a Swedish ref...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7923623
BMC Infectious Diseases; Damlin A, Westling K

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Patients with injection drug use (IDU) have increased risk of developing infective endocarditis (IE). Previous studies have reported recurrent IE, increased duration of hospital stay, poor adherence and compliance as well as higher mortality and w...

Long-term outcomes of aortic root replacement for endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15472
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Wojnarski CM, Chodavadia PA et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Infective endocarditis (IE) involving the aortic valve and root is associated with high risk requiring thoughtful surgical decision-making. The impact of valve and conduit choices and patient factors on long-term outcomes in this patient populatio...

Imaging to evaluate suspected infective endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.3949/ccjm.88a.19142
Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine; Haq IU, Haq I et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Although echocardiography is fundamental in diagnosing infective endocarditis, sometimes it reveals no evidence of endocarditis while clinical indicators remain consistent with the diagnosis. In such cases, repeat imaging is necessary, and the app...

Maltohexaose-indocyanine green (MH-ICG) for near infrared imaging of endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0247673
PloS One; Takemiya K, Røise JJ et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Infectious endocarditis is a life-threatening disease, and diagnostics are urgently needed to accurately diagnose this disease especially in the case of prosthetic valve endocarditis. We show here that maltohexaose conjugated to indocyanine green ...

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Guidelines  33 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, ...

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...

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 16th, 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  67 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,923 results

Utility of SWAN (susceptibility-weighted angiography) sequence in the diagnosis of rupt...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2021.02.103
World Neurosurgery; Boukobza M, Duval X et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - Susceptibility-weighted angiography (SWAN) sequence revealed in an infective endocarditis (IE) patient, 2 intracranial infectious aneurysms (IIAs) as bright signal lesion, related to the high-velocity arterial flow within the IIAs. In addition, SW...

Patients with infective endocarditis and history of injection drug use in a Swedish ref...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7923623
BMC Infectious Diseases; Damlin A, Westling K

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Patients with injection drug use (IDU) have increased risk of developing infective endocarditis (IE). Previous studies have reported recurrent IE, increased duration of hospital stay, poor adherence and compliance as well as higher mortality and w...

Long-term outcomes of aortic root replacement for endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15472
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Wojnarski CM, Chodavadia PA et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Infective endocarditis (IE) involving the aortic valve and root is associated with high risk requiring thoughtful surgical decision-making. The impact of valve and conduit choices and patient factors on long-term outcomes in this patient populatio...

Imaging to evaluate suspected infective endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.3949/ccjm.88a.19142
Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine; Haq IU, Haq I et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Although echocardiography is fundamental in diagnosing infective endocarditis, sometimes it reveals no evidence of endocarditis while clinical indicators remain consistent with the diagnosis. In such cases, repeat imaging is necessary, and the app...

Maltohexaose-indocyanine green (MH-ICG) for near infrared imaging of endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0247673
PloS One; Takemiya K, Røise JJ et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Infectious endocarditis is a life-threatening disease, and diagnostics are urgently needed to accurately diagnose this disease especially in the case of prosthetic valve endocarditis. We show here that maltohexaose conjugated to indocyanine green ...

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News  209 results

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.

AHA Abx Prophylaxis Guidelines Hit Moderate-Risk Target
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/912880

May 9th, 2019 - The 2007 American Heart Association (AHA) guideline revision is reducing antibiotic prophylaxis among patients at moderate risk for infective endocarditis (IE), as intended, but is not driving the recent surge in hospitalizations for these life-th...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →