Epidemiology and outcomes of non-HACEK infective endocarditis in the southeast United States.

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Summary of "Epidemiology and outcomes of non-HACEK infective endocarditis in the southeast United States."

Infective endocarditis (IE) with non-HACEK Gram-negative (GN) organisms is rare, but associated with poor outcomes. The purpose of this study was to quantify the microbiology, treatment strategies, and frequency of poor outcomes in patients with non-HACEK GN IE.


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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0230199


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