Endocarditis

Common Name(s)

Endocarditis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Endocarditis" returned 2825 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Systematic Search for Present and Potential Portals of Entry for Infective Endocarditis.
 

Author(s): François Delahaye, Ali M'Hammedi, Brice Guerpillon, Guy de Gevigney, André Boibieux, Olivier Dauwalder, Coralie Bouchiat, François Vandenesch

Journal: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.. 2016 Jan;67(2):151-8.

 

Looking for and treating the portal of entry (POE) of infective endocarditis (IE) is important, but published research on this topic is nonexistent.

Last Updated: 21 Jan 2016

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[Reflections from infective endocarditis guideline by European Society of Cardiology; What will change in our practice?].
 

Author(s): Abdullah Doğan

Journal: Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2015 Dec;43(8):673-7.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2015

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An unusual extensive endocarditis course.
 

Author(s): Els Viaene, Wouter Oosterlinck, Paul Herijgers, Marie-Christine Herregods

Journal: Acta Cardiol. 2015 Dec;70(6):741-2.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2015

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The terms "Endocarditis" returned 290 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Characteristics and Outcome of Streptococcus pneumoniae Endocarditis in the XXI Century: A Systematic Review of 111 Cases (2000-2013).
 

Author(s): Viviana de Egea, Patricia Muñoz, Maricela Valerio, Arístides de Alarcón, José Antonio Lepe, José M Miró, Juan Gálvez-Acebal, Pablo García-Pavía, Enrique Navas, Miguel Angel Goenaga, María Carmen Fariñas, Elisa García Vázquez, Mercedes Marín, Emilio Bouza,

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(39):e1562.

 

Streptococcus pneumoniae is an infrequent cause of severe infectious endocarditis (IE). The aim of our study was to describe the epidemiology, clinical and microbiological characteristics, and outcome of a series of cases of S. pneumoniae IE diagnosed in Spain and in a series of cases ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2015

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Acquired Gerbode defect following endocarditis of the tricuspid valve: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Edvin Prifti, Fadil Ademaj, Arben Baboci, Aurel Demiraj

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The Gerbode's defect is a communication between the left ventricle and right atrium. It is usually congenital, but rarely is acquired, as a complication of endocarditis, myocardial infarction, trauma, or after previous cardiac surgery. The acquired Gerbode defect with involvement ...

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2015

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Recurrent candida prosthetic endocarditis over fifteen years managed with medical therapy and four valvular surgeries: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Bishnu P Dhakal, Curtis G Tribble, James D Bergin, Sean Winfrey, William H Carter

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Candida prosthetic endocarditis (CPE) is an uncommon disease involving less than 1 % of infective endocarditis patients and associated with high recurrence rate. Immunosuppresion, intravenous drug abuse, cardiac surgery and indwelling foreign bodies are the major risk factors for ...

Last Updated: 30 Jul 2015

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Long-term Clinico-radiological Evolution of Patients With Brain Lesions During Infectious Endocarditis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infectious Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 9 May 2016

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Infective Endocarditis in Developing Countries, a Prospective, Observational, Multicentre Study
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Infective Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2014

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Beta-lactam Pharmacokinetics in Patients With Infective Endocarditis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infective Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2015

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