Bacterial Endocarditis

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Bacterial Endocarditis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Bacterial Endocarditis" returned 287 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Late Bacterial Endocarditis and Abscess Formation After Implantation of an Amplatzer Septal Occluder Device.
 

Author(s): Dong-Jun Kim, Chi Young Shim, Seng Chan You, Seung-Hyun Lee, Geu-Ru Hong

Journal: Circulation. 2015 Jun;131(25):e536-8.

 

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2015

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Determination of bacterial etiological agents, sensitivity pattern and clinical outcome of patients with bacterial endocarditis at Punjab Institute of Cardiology, Lahore.
 

Author(s): Iqra Fayyaz, Muhammad Adil Rasheed, Muhammad Ashraf, Allah Bukhsh, Abdul Wadood

Journal: J Pak Med Assoc. 2014 Dec;64(12):1384-8.

 

To determine the type of pathogens causing bacterial endocarditis, their in vitro drug susceptibility profile and the effect of empirical antibiotic therapy in endocarditis patients.

Last Updated: 6 Apr 2015

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Classical eye signs in bacterial endocarditis.
 

Author(s): P B Loughrey, D Armstrong, C J Lockhart

Journal: QJM. 2015 Nov;108(11):909-10.

 

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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The terms "Bacterial Endocarditis" returned 12 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Development and evaluation of a novel fast broad-range 16S ribosomal DNA PCR and sequencing assay for diagnosis of bacterial infective endocarditis: multi-year experience in a large Canadian healthcare zone and a literature review.
 

Author(s): Robert J H Miller, Barbara Chow, Dylan Pillai, Deirdre Church

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The study aimed to explore the sensitivity and specificity of a novel fast 16S rDNA PCR and sequencing assay for the improved diagnosis of infective endocarditis (IE) in patients with suspected native or prosthetic heart valve (HV) infection over a multi-year period at our cardiovascular center.

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2016

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The bacteremia of dental origin and its implications in the appearance of bacterial endocarditis.
 

Author(s): María-Rocío Mang-de la Rosa, Lizett Castellanos-Cosano, María-Jesús Romero-Perez, Antonio Cutando

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Numerous systemic diseases may affect the oral cavity and vice versa,in particular severe diseases that involve the heart valve. In these cases, additional measures or a modification to our dental treatment need to be taken. We are aware of various diseases that can cause the emergence ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2013

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Infected splenic artery aneurysm with associated splenic abscess formation secondary to bacterial endocarditis: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Robert A McCready, M Ann Bryant, John W Fehrenbacher, Michael G Rowe

Journal: J. Vasc. Surg.. 2007 May;45(5):1066-8.

 

Infected aneurysms are rare and may present with rupture or sepsis. Surgical treatment is often required to prevent catastrophic sequelae. Bacterial endocarditis is one of the classic causes of infected aneurysm. We present a case of a 6.1-cm infected splenic artery aneurysm secondary ...

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2007

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Beta-lactam Pharmacokinetics in Patients With Infective Endocarditis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infective Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2015

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Last Updated: 19 Oct 2016

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Infective Endocarditis in the Elderly
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infective Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2016

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