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Validated Risk Score for Predicting 6‐Month Mortality in Infective Endocarditis
- L. Park, V. Chu, +286 authors P. Moreillon
- Journal of the American Heart Association
- 1 April 2016
Background Host factors and complications have been associated with higher mortality in infective endocarditis (IE). We sought to develop and validate a model of clinical characteristics to predict… Expand
Predicting the occurrence of embolic events: an analysis of 1456 episodes of infective endocarditis from the Italian Study on Endocarditis (SEI)
BackgroundEmbolic events are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with infective endocarditis. We analyzed the database of the prospective cohort study SEI in order to identify… Expand
Safety of treatment with high-dose daptomycin in 102 patients with infective endocarditis.
- E. Durante-Mangoni, R. Andini, +7 authors R. Utili
- International journal of antimicrobial agents
- 1 July 2016
Daptomycin is commonly used at doses >6 mg/kg/day for various indications, including infective endocarditis (IE). A systematic assessment of skeletal muscle, renal, haematological, hepatic and… Expand
Pneumonia and hospitalizations in the elderly
Pneumonia in the elderly is a common and severe problem. In this review we analyze the state of the art for pneumonia in the elderly. Several aspects are discussed: i) how common is the disease;… Expand
High-dose daptomycin for cardiac implantable electronic device-related infective endocarditis.
- E. Durante-Mangoni, R. Casillo, +8 authors R. Utili
- Clinical infectious diseases : an official…
- 1 February 2012
BACKGROUND Cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED)-related endocarditis is a growing challenge because of increasing incidence and significant mortality. Current treatment is based on complete… Expand
Current trends in the management of cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED) infections
- E. Durante-Mangoni, Irene Mattucci, F. Agrusta, Marie-Françoise Tripodi, R. Utili
- Internal and Emergency Medicine
- 1 September 2013
Cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED) infections are an emerging clinical problem. A growing number of dedicated and high quality clinical studies are currently being generated. We here review… Expand
Lipid Accumulation in Hearts Transplanted From Nondiabetic Donors to Diabetic Recipients.
- R. Marfella, Cristiano Amarelli, +12 authors C. Napoli
- Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- 24 March 2020
BACKGROUND Early pathogenesis of diabetic cardiomyopathy (DMCM) may involve lipotoxicity of cardiomyocytes in the context of hyperglycemia. There are many preclinical studies of DMCM pathogenesis,… Expand
Infective endocarditis due to multidrug resistant gram-negative bacilli: single centre experience over 5 years.
- E. Durante-Mangoni, R. Andini, +4 authors R. Utili
- European journal of internal medicine
- 1 September 2014
BACKGROUND Infective endocarditis (IE) due to gram-negative (GN) bacilli is uncommon. Although multi- and extensively-drug resistant (MDR/XDR) GN infections are emerging, very few data are available… Expand
Clinical significance of hyperhomocysteinemia in infective endocarditis
AbstractBlood coagulation plays a key role in the pathogenesis of infective endocarditis (IE). Conditions associated with thrombophilia could enhance IE vegetation formation and promote embolic… Expand
Sacubitril/valsartan in patients listed for heart transplantation: effect on physical frailty†
The aim of this study was to investigate prospectively the effect of sacubitril/valsartan in advanced heart failure (HF) patients in waiting list for heart transplantation (HT) and the effect on… Expand