Readmission for Infective Endocarditis After Ischemic Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • In patients with acute cerebral ischemia discharged before blood culture results could have been available, the rate of subsequent IE was negligible. These findings argue against the liberal use of blood cultures for the routine evaluation of stroke or TIA.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4357595

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/1941874414548803

PubMed ID

  • 25829984

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 55

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 5

number

  • 2