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ALLMedicine™ Infective Endocarditis Center

Research & Reviews  2,343 results

First report of Brevundimonas aurantiaca human infection: Infective Endocarditis on aor...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2022.05.017
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... De Villarreal JE, Parra JC et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis is a feared life-threatening complication, requiring a multidisciplinary approach. Although a variety of microorganisms have caused infective endocarditis, Brevundimonas aurantiaca human infection has never been reported pre...

Neurologic complications of infective endocarditis in children.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951122001159
Cardiology in the Young; Jacobwitz M, Favilla E et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - To define the frequency and characteristics of acute neurologic complications in children hospitalised with infective endocarditis and to identify risk factors for neurologic complications. Retrospective cohort study of children aged 0-18 years ho...

Culture-negative polymicrobial chronic Q fever prosthetic valve infective endocarditis ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2022.05.011
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Garg P, Chan S et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Coxiella burnetti is the causative organism of the zoonotic infection Q fever, of which endocarditis is one of the most common manifestations of the chronic form. Polymicrobial endocarditis with Q fever is extremely rare and yet to be described am...

Surgical outcomes of infective endocarditis in pediatrics: Moving the needle to a conte...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2022.03.031
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Carrillo SA, Duenas H et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - Infective endocarditis (IE) is an uncommon disease in children that, when present, is accompanied by significant morbidity and mortality. The presence of congenital heart disease often complicates management. The aim of the present study is to des...

Neisseria gonorrhoeae infective endocarditis.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2022-249723
BMJ Case Reports; Fenech M, Xerri T et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - We present a case of endocarditis secondary to disseminated Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection affecting the native tricuspid valve. After a thorough workup, our patient was treated conservatively with appropriate intravenous antibiotic therapy for 6...

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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  26 results

Efficacy and Safety of Dalbavancin Compared to Standard of Care Antibiotic Therapy for the Completion of Treatment of Patients With Complicated Bacteremia or Infective Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03148756

Apr 25th, 2022 - This study will compare dalbavancin to standard of care (SOC) antibiotic therapy for the completion of therapy in patients with complicated bacteremia or infective endocarditis.

Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Implantation With SAPIEN 3 Valve
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05264181

Mar 3rd, 2022 - INTRODUCTION Percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation (PPVI) is effective to treat right ventricle outflow (RVOT) dysfunction. First reported by Bonhoeffer et al. in 2000, PPVI extends the lifespan of an existing RVOT revision and delays the need...

Infective Endocarditis Surgery Using Conventional Prosthetic Valves Versus Cryopreserved Aortic Homograft
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05253469

Feb 23rd, 2022 - The target population enrolled in the study includes patients with aortic-valve endocarditis at risk of embolization, heart failure and uncontrolled infection undergoing AVR with the use of CAH or conventional mechanical or stent xenograft valve p...

Impact of the Blood Culture Technique on the Diagnosis of Infective Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03153384

Jan 10th, 2022 - To evaluate the performance of a single high volume blood culture sampling strategy versus the actually used multiple sampling strategy for the diagnosis and categorization of infective endocarditis according to the Duke-Li classification in a Pop...

Early Feasibility Study of Somatostatin Receptors PET Imaging for the Diagnosis of Infective Endocarditis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05183555

Jan 10th, 2022 - The incidence of infective endocarditis (IE) in France is estimated to be around 30 cases per million inhabitants in studies conducted in Western countries and is significantly increased in patients with a valve prosthesis and even more so in case...

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News  128 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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