acute endocarditis

Known as: Acute endocarditis, unspecified 
Acute inflammation of the endocardium. Bacteria is the usual etiologic agent, and the distinction between "acute" and "subacute" has traditionally… (More)

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2011
2011
Coagulase-positive Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) is the major causal pathogen of acute endocarditis, a rapidly progressing… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVES We sought to evaluate the feasibility and immediate and late results of mitral valve repair (MVRep) for acute and… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND AND AIM OF THE STUDY Mitral valve repair offers a survival benefit compared with valve replacement in surgery for non… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Seven patients with acute tricuspid endocarditis underwent partial replacement of the tricuspid valve using mitral… (More)
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2000
2000
Inflammatory cytokines such as interleukin-1 (IL-1) and tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha), as well as shear stress, cause… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND The literature on infective endocarditis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is virtually confined to case reports… (More)
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1990
1990
Forty patients were operated on in the early phase of active endocarditis between 1980 and 1988. Indications for operation were… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
In 105 patients with active infective endocarditis, disease-associated complications defined as severe heart failure (New York… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
(1) Neurologic complications remain a significant problem in bacterial endocarditis. Of 218 patients with endocarditis, 84 (39… (More)
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1976
1976
The bactericidal rate of nafcillin and the combination of nafcillin and gentamicin against Staphylococcus aureus were compared in… (More)
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