ENDOCARDITIS INFECCIOSA EN EL HOSPITAL SAN JUAN DE DIOS 2000 A 2010

In our country, there are few studies that assess the clinical evolution of the patients with Infective Endocarditis (IE) as well how oftenthose patients get complicated. Also, there is no clarity about the antimicrobial therapeuticschemes. A retrospective and descriptive study was performed. It was...

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Main Authors: Solís Solís, Luis Diego, Quesada Aguilar, Carlos I.
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/clinica/article/view/6572
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14685
Summary: In our country, there are few studies that assess the clinical evolution of the patients with Infective Endocarditis (IE) as well how oftenthose patients get complicated. Also, there is no clarity about the antimicrobial therapeuticschemes. A retrospective and descriptive study was performed. It was based on file revision of patients discharged with de diagnosis of IE, in the Hospital San Juan de Dios, between 2000 and 2010. The rate of complications, dead andtreatment were determined.