Chapter 13. Prevalence, Prevention and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

  1. Barry J. Maron MD
  1. Paolo Spirito MD,
  2. Marco Piccininno MD and
  3. Camillo Autore MD

Published Online: 25 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch13

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

How to Cite

Spirito, P., Piccininno, M. and Autore, C. (2004) Prevalence, Prevention and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (ed B. J. Maron), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Director, The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405117326

Online ISBN: 9780470987469

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Keywords:

  • infective endocarditis;
  • anterior mitral;
  • septal endocardium;
  • aortic cusps;
  • endocarditis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Prevalence, incidence, and prevention of endocarditis

  • Clinical consequences of infective endocarditis

  • Surgical therapy