Ryoto Sakaniwa

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BACKGROUND Although diabetes mellitus (DM) increases the incidence of infective endocarditis (IE), little is known about the outcome of valve surgery for active IE in patients with DM. We evaluated the clinical outcomes of valve surgery for IE in patients with DM. METHODS Between 2009 and 2016, 470 patients underwent valve surgery for definitive(More)
BACKGROUND Blood stream infection is thought to increase the risk of hemorrhagic stroke, a major adverse event with devastating outcome, in patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices (LVADs). We analyzed the risk factors of hemorrhagic stroke in LVAD patients, as well as the time relationship between systemic bacteremia and hemorrhagic(More)
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