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ALLMedicine™ Infective Endocarditis Center

Research & Reviews  5,699 results

Clinical Features and Comparison of Kingella and Non-Kingella Endocarditis in Children,...
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2703.203022
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Lowenthal A, Weisblum-Neuman H et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Kingella spp. have emerged as an important cause of invasive pediatric diseases. Data on Kingella infective endocarditis (KIE) in children are scarce. We compared the clinical features of pediatric KIE cases with those of Streptococcus species IE ...

Association of Multiple Gene Polymorphisms Including Homozygous NUDT15 R139C With Thiop...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0000000000002085
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncology; Kudo K, Sato T et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Although thiopurine is a crucial drug for treating acute lymphoblastic leukemia, individual variations in intolerance are observed due to gene polymorphisms. A 3-year-old boy with B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia who was administered ...

Cardiac computed tomography in the contemporary evaluation of infective endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcct.2021.02.001
Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; Khalique OK, Veillet-Chowdhury M et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Increasing data have accumulated on the role of Cardiac Computed Tomography (CCT) in infective endocarditis (IE) with high accuracy for large vegetations, perivalvular complications and for exclusion of coronary artery disease to avoid invasive an...

Predictive factors of death associated with infective endocarditis in adult patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1177/2048872620901394
European Heart Journal. Acute Cardiovascular Care; Ly R, Compain F et. al.

Feb 20th, 2021 - Infective endocarditis is a severe infection which can occur in adult patients with congenital heart disease. We aimed to determine outcomes and risk factors of death in adult congenital heart disease and to investigate differences with infective ...

Challenges in the diagnosis and management of Granulicatella elegans endocarditis in a ...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240079
BMJ Case Reports; Holloway V, Jacob G et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - A 9-year-old child, with a background of repaired pulmonary atresia and Ebstein's anomaly, presented with fever, night sweats and lethargy. Blood cultures grew Granulicatella elegans, a nutritionally variant Streptococcus and known cause of infect...

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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  5,903 results

Clinical Features and Comparison of Kingella and Non-Kingella Endocarditis in Children,...
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2703.203022
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Lowenthal A, Weisblum-Neuman H et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Kingella spp. have emerged as an important cause of invasive pediatric diseases. Data on Kingella infective endocarditis (KIE) in children are scarce. We compared the clinical features of pediatric KIE cases with those of Streptococcus species IE ...

Association of Multiple Gene Polymorphisms Including Homozygous NUDT15 R139C With Thiop...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0000000000002085
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncology; Kudo K, Sato T et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Although thiopurine is a crucial drug for treating acute lymphoblastic leukemia, individual variations in intolerance are observed due to gene polymorphisms. A 3-year-old boy with B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia who was administered ...

Cardiac computed tomography in the contemporary evaluation of infective endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcct.2021.02.001
Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; Khalique OK, Veillet-Chowdhury M et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Increasing data have accumulated on the role of Cardiac Computed Tomography (CCT) in infective endocarditis (IE) with high accuracy for large vegetations, perivalvular complications and for exclusion of coronary artery disease to avoid invasive an...

Predictive factors of death associated with infective endocarditis in adult patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1177/2048872620901394
European Heart Journal. Acute Cardiovascular Care; Ly R, Compain F et. al.

Feb 20th, 2021 - Infective endocarditis is a severe infection which can occur in adult patients with congenital heart disease. We aimed to determine outcomes and risk factors of death in adult congenital heart disease and to investigate differences with infective ...

Challenges in the diagnosis and management of Granulicatella elegans endocarditis in a ...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240079
BMJ Case Reports; Holloway V, Jacob G et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - A 9-year-old child, with a background of repaired pulmonary atresia and Ebstein's anomaly, presented with fever, night sweats and lethargy. Blood cultures grew Granulicatella elegans, a nutritionally variant Streptococcus and known cause of infect...

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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 →