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Infective endocarditis risk increased after many types of medical procedures

The study included all adult patients treated for endocarditis at hospitals in Sweden between Jan. ... 1, 1998, and Dec. 31, 2011, for a total of 7,013 cases of infective endocarditis.
June 2018

MKSAP quiz on endocarditis

He was diagnosed with endocarditis 1 week ago after presenting with fatigue and fever. ... BMI is 25. Physical examination reveals no cutaneous or ocular stigmata of bacterial endocarditis.
October 2017

Thrombolysis could lead to poor outcomes in stroke patients with infective endocarditis

Patients with acute ischemic stroke and infective endocarditis may have worse outcomes after thrombolysis, according to a new study. ... 37%; P=0.01). Hospital stay was significantly longer and hospital charges were significantly higher in the infective
August 2013

Duty hours, infective endocarditis

Hospitalizations for strokes related to opioid use and infective endocarditis increased significantly between 2008 and 2015, a study found. ... social support following hospital discharge is mandatory to reduce the risk of recurrent endocarditis,” they
August 2019

Outpatient therapy for endocarditis used more often than guidelines recommend

Many more patients receive outpatient parenteral antibiotic treatment (OPAT) for infective endocarditis than guidelines recommend, without any apparent negative effect on outcomes, a study found. ... The retrospective analysis included 2,000 consecutive
January 2019

Studies analyze rise in infective endocarditis hospitalizations related to drug use

Hospitalizations for strokes related to opioid use and infective endocarditis increased significantly between 2008 and 2015, a study found. ... social support following hospital discharge is mandatory to reduce the risk of recurrent endocarditis,” they
February 2019

Journal watch: Recent studies of note

The American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association have updated their joint guidelines for preventing infective endocarditis (IE) in valvular heart disease.The update, published in the Aug. ... associated with the highest risk for adverse
October 2008

Hospitalizations, heart valve surgeries for drug-associated infective endocarditis increase

Similar increases were not observed in cases of infective endocarditis without drug use. ... ACP Hospitalist covered the challenges of treating drug use-associated endocarditis in an October 2017 article.
December 2018

Drug-associated endocarditis on the rise

Treating drug-associated endocarditis is medically complex and often expensive due to the need for long hospital stays and complex surgeries, hospitalists say. ... As a result, patients admitted for endocarditis in rural areas may be underscreened for
October 2017

Infective endocarditis increases ischemic stroke risk for up to two years

There is an increased risk of ischemic stroke for up to two years after a hospitalization for infective endocarditis, a new study found. ... The results might call for longer follow-up after infective endocarditis to determine whether anticoagulation is
May 2019

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