Endocarditis remains a major worldwide problem despite significant advances in diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. This review centers on the recent studies that have been published in the past year concerning the epidemiologic, diagnostic, and therapeutic aspects of infective and noninfective endocarditis in both the general and special high-risk populations (eg, drug users, HIV-infected patients, and elderly patients).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)123-130
Number of pages8
JournalCurrent Opinion in Cardiology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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