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ALLMedicine™ Infective Endocarditis Center

Research & Reviews  5,841 results

Successful medical management of fungal infective endocarditis post VSD closure.
https://doi.org/10.4103/aca.ACA_33_19
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Prasad Gourav KK, Mandal B et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Fungal infective endocarditis (IE) is uncommon in postoperative cardiac surgical patients. The fungal IE accounts for 1.3'-6.8' of all IE cases and is considered the most severe form with a mortality rate as high as 45'-50'. There are various pred...

Mitral kissing lesion with anterior mitral leaflet aneurysm in a child.
https://doi.org/10.4103/aca.ACA_123_19
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Raja J, Ponnuru S et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Aortic valve endocarditis can lead to secondary involvement of aorto mitral curtain and the adjacent anterior mitral leaflet (AML). The secondary damage to AML is often caused by the infected diastolic jet of aortic regurgitation hitting the ventr...

Microdiversity of Enterococcus faecalis isolates in cases of Infective Endocarditis: se...
https://doi.org/10.1080/22221751.2021.1924865
Emerging Microbes & Infections; Royer G, Roisin L et. al.

Apr 29th, 2021 - Today, infective endocarditis (IE) caused by E. faecalis represents 10% of all IE and is marked by its difficult management and the frequency of relapses. Although the precise reasons for that remain to be elucidated, the evolution of the culprit ...

Impact of immunosuppressive agents on clinical manifestations and outcome of Staphyloco...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab385
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Camp J, Glaubitz L et. al.

Apr 29th, 2021 - Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection (SAB) is a common, life-threatening infection. The impact of immunosuppressive agents on the outcome of patients with SAB is incompletely understood. Data from two large prospective, international, multi...

Infective endocarditis in pregnancy from 2009 to 2019: the consequences of injection dr...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2021.1912821
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Sinner GJ, Annabathula R et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - Endocarditis during pregnancy carries a maternal mortality of up to 30%, but prior publications do not reflect the current opioid epidemic. We reviewed our institution's infective endocarditis registry from 2009 to 2019 and identified 19 females w...

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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  69 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  6,051 results

Successful medical management of fungal infective endocarditis post VSD closure.
https://doi.org/10.4103/aca.ACA_33_19
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Prasad Gourav KK, Mandal B et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Fungal infective endocarditis (IE) is uncommon in postoperative cardiac surgical patients. The fungal IE accounts for 1.3'-6.8' of all IE cases and is considered the most severe form with a mortality rate as high as 45'-50'. There are various pred...

Mitral kissing lesion with anterior mitral leaflet aneurysm in a child.
https://doi.org/10.4103/aca.ACA_123_19
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Raja J, Ponnuru S et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Aortic valve endocarditis can lead to secondary involvement of aorto mitral curtain and the adjacent anterior mitral leaflet (AML). The secondary damage to AML is often caused by the infected diastolic jet of aortic regurgitation hitting the ventr...

Microdiversity of Enterococcus faecalis isolates in cases of Infective Endocarditis: se...
https://doi.org/10.1080/22221751.2021.1924865
Emerging Microbes & Infections; Royer G, Roisin L et. al.

Apr 29th, 2021 - Today, infective endocarditis (IE) caused by E. faecalis represents 10% of all IE and is marked by its difficult management and the frequency of relapses. Although the precise reasons for that remain to be elucidated, the evolution of the culprit ...

Impact of immunosuppressive agents on clinical manifestations and outcome of Staphyloco...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab385
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Camp J, Glaubitz L et. al.

Apr 29th, 2021 - Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection (SAB) is a common, life-threatening infection. The impact of immunosuppressive agents on the outcome of patients with SAB is incompletely understood. Data from two large prospective, international, multi...

Infective endocarditis in pregnancy from 2009 to 2019: the consequences of injection dr...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2021.1912821
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Sinner GJ, Annabathula R et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - Endocarditis during pregnancy carries a maternal mortality of up to 30%, but prior publications do not reflect the current opioid epidemic. We reviewed our institution's infective endocarditis registry from 2009 to 2019 and identified 19 females w...

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News  213 results

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

Apr 26th, 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

Mar 31st, 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 ...

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, ...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →