Candida endocarditis: contemporary cases from the International Collaboration of Infectious Endocarditis Merged Database (ICE-mD).

Journal Article (Journal Article;Multicenter Study)

Candida infective endocarditis (IE) is increasingly common, yet most reports have been single-center reviews. We evaluated 16 patients with Candida IE nested within a cohort of 2,022 patients with IE. Prosthetic valve IE was more common in patients with Candida (50% vs 17%); mortality was 37% for patients with Candida.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Benjamin, DK; Miro, JM; Hoen, B; Steinbach, WJ; Fowler, VG; Olaison, L; Habib, G; Abrutyn, E; Perfect, J; Zass, A; Corey, GR; Eykyn, S; Thuny, F; Jiménez-Expósito, M-J; Cabell, CH; ICE-MD Study Group,

Published Date

  • 2004

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 36 / 6-7

Start / End Page

  • 453 - 455

PubMed ID

  • 15307567

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0036-5548

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/00365540410020703


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England