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Research & Reviews  2,180 results

Inter-Ethnic Differences in Valvular Dysfunction, Aortopathy, and Progression of Diseas...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2021.10.023
Heart, Lung & Circulation; Chew NWS, Phua K et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - There are differences in bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) characteristics between Asian and European populations, but little is known about the inter-ethnic differences in bicuspid valve function and aortic root dimensions within the diverse Asian popu...

Successful endovascular coiling of infectious cerebral aneurysm following Staphylococcu...
https://doi.org/10.1177/03000605211058857
The Journal of International Medical Research; Matsuzono K, Ishiyama Y et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Recent reports suggest that Staphylococcus haemolyticus can cause infective endocarditis (IE). However, no data are available regarding infectious intracranial aneurysm (IIA) following S. haemolyticus endocarditis. Endovascular coiling is a challe...

Laboratory identification and clinical characteristics of Streptococcus bovis/Streptoco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8626886
BMC Infectious Diseases; Kaiki Y, Kitagawa H et. al.

Nov 28th, 2021 - Bacteremia due to the Streptococcus bovis/Streptococcus equinus complex (SBSEC) is associated with specific diseases, such as colorectal cancer and infective endocarditis. This study aimed to evaluate the clinical characteristics of SBSEC bacterem...

Infective endocarditis following heart transplantation: A systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trre.2021.100672
Transplantation Reviews (Orlando, Fla.); Jordan AM, Tatum R et. al.

Nov 27th, 2021 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is a rare but potentially fatal complication following heart transplantation (HTx). There is a lack of literature regarding the patterns and clinical course of IE development following HTx. We sought to pool the existin...

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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  44 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  31 results

Non-inferiority Trial Comparing Cloxacillin vs Cefazolin in Methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteremia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03248063

Aug 5th, 2021 - "Methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) bacteremia remains a major cause of community- or hospital-acquired bloodstream infections with an overall mortality estimated around 25%. Anti-staphylococcal penicillins (APs) such as oxacilli...

Prospective Cohort Study of Patients With Infective Endocarditis at Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04992923

Aug 5th, 2021 - The study will take place at the Cardiology institute of the Pitié-Salpêtrière hospital. All patients referred to this tertiary care center for IE management will be included. The characteristics of the patients (demographics, clinical, laboratory...

Clindamycin Versus Amoxicillin With Clavulanic Acid in Prevention of Early Dental Implants Failure
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04980170

Jul 28th, 2021 - The patients were selected in the implant assessment clinic from a population on the implant waiting list at the department of Maxillofacial surgery department , of Jordan University Hospital. Those consecutively assessed patients that complied wi...

Characteristics of Infective Endocarditis in East China
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04977518

Jul 27th, 2021 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is a rare but life-threatening serious disease that still has a high mortality, even in developed countries. The objective of this study was to evaluate the clinical presentations, treatment and outcomes of IE patients ...

RhEumatiC Heart diseAse Genetics
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02118818

May 11th, 2021 - There are an estimated 2.4 million children between 5 and 14 years of age affected by RF and/or RHD in developing countries of the world, approximately one million of whom live in sub-Saharan Africa (>40%) (1). A systematic review of prevalence st...

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News  127 results

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 ...

MHRA Highlights Risk of Heart Valve Regurgitation with Fluoroquinolones
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943287

Dec 29th, 2020 - The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a drug safety update highlighting a small risk of heart valve regurgitation with the use of systemic and inhaled fluoroquinolones. The update follows a European review of ep...

Let's Not Move at a Rapid Clip to Repair the Forgotten Valve
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932848

Jun 24th, 2020 - In cardiology, the admixture of new tools plus an unmet medical need often brings zeal. Indeed, new tools can be a positive; think transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). But new devices can also be a negative; think the dissolving stent. W...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →