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ALLMedicine™ Infective Endocarditis Center

Research & Reviews  2,562 results

A combination of severe complications in a case of infective endocarditis: Dehiscence o...
https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.15418
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.); Sonsoz MR, Cetin I et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Prosthetic valve endocarditis with mechanical complications causing pulmonary edema is fatal, therefore it needs to be diagnosed early and should be treated surgically in emergency setting. Transesophageal echocardiogram is crucial for recognizing...

Cardiac Autotransplantation and Commando Operation: For Complex Multivalvular Infective...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2022.06.010
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Sharma V, Simpson FH et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - This report describes a patient with destructive multivalvular endocarditis with multiorgan dysfunction. Intraoperatively severe unexpected adhesions due to pancarditis precluded the standard commando operation. The approach of combining autotrans...

Warfarin resistance: possibilities to solve this problem. A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1177/03000605221103959
The Journal of International Medical Research; Mostbauer H, Nishkumay O et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Effective prevention of thromboembolism is essential for patients with mechanical prosthetic heart valves. For this group of patients, vitamin K antagonists (VKAs) remain the drug group of choice despite the widespread use of new anticoagulants in...

Evaluation of inter-observer variability regarding aortic and mitral valve findings on ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.15400
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.); Moon KB, Tattersall MC et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is the gold standard for the detection of valvular vegetations (VV). Differentiating small VV from degenerative changes is challenging and prone to inter-observer variability. We evaluated inter-observer agre...

Interplay of CodY and CcpA in Regulating Central Metabolism and Biofilm Formation in St...
https://doi.org/10.1128/jb.00617-21
Journal of Bacteriology; Bulock LL, Ahn J et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Staphylococcus aureus is a medically important pathogen with high metabolic versatility allowing it to infect various niches within a host. S. aureus utilizes two major transcriptional regulators, namely, CodY and CcpA, to remodel metabolic and vi...

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Guidelines  10 results

Adapted from: Prevention of Viridans Group Streptococcal Infective Endocarditis: A Scie...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adaj.2021.09.003
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.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.01.010
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...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.09.093
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...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000298
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...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000296
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  47 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  96 results

Direct Lysis of Staph Aureus Resistant Pathogen Trial of Exebacase
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04160468

Jun 21st, 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 ...

French National Observatory on Infective Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03272724

Jun 7th, 2022 - All the clinical, biological, microbiological and laboratory describing the history of patients and their evolution during hospitalization for infective endocarditis will be obtained from physicians supporting patients and recorded in an electroni...

DOTS: Dalbavancin as an Option for Treatment of Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteremia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04775953

Jun 3rd, 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...

Oral Antimicrobial Treatment vs. Outpatient Parenteral for Infective Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05398679

Jun 1st, 2022 - The trial will include patients diagnosed with left-side Infective Endocarditis according to the modified Duke criteria, with ≥10 days of appropriate parenteral antibiotic treatment overall and at least one week of appropriate parenteral treatment...

ERAdicate S. Aureus in Patients With Bacteremia and Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05329168

May 12th, 2022 - This study evaluates safety and tolerability of endolysin-derived LSVT-1701 (tonabacase) as an add-on to standard of care (SOC) antibiotic therapy for the treatment of patients with complicated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB), including lef...

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News  145 results

Diabetes Dints Long-Term Survival After Endocarditis Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/970363

Mar 16th, 2022 - Researchers published the study covered in this summary on Research Square as a preprint that has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Survival of patients with type 2 diabetes deteriorates after more than 3 years following heart valve surger...

FDA Probes LAAO; Dairy Fat's Heart Benefit; Repatha OK'd for Pediatric HeFH
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/94751

Sep 28th, 2021 - In response to a study published in August, FDA is investigating whether women really have worse outcomes after Watchman left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO) than men. Shorter intervals between measurements: a way to slice a minute off standard ...

Infective Endocarditis With Stroke After TAVR Has 'Dismal' Prognosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950702

May 6th, 2021 - Patients who suffer a stroke during hospitalization for infective endocarditis (IE) after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) have a dismal prognosis, with more than half dying during the index hospitalization and two thirds within the f...

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

Apr 27th, 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

Apr 1st, 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 ...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →