Endocarditis

Repair of Anterior Leaflet Perforation in Healed Endocarditis

In our Mitral Foundation Video Teaching Library, we're going to show a series of cases that demonstrate teaching points in the field of mitral valve reconstruction. In this case,…

By: Mitral Foundation
Invasive NTM Infections and Heater-Cooler Units Webinar

[ Intro Music ] Good afternoon and welcome to today's webinar, Invasive Nontuberculous Mycobacterium Infections Associated with Exposure to Heater-Cooler Units during Cardiac Surgery.…

By: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Streptococcus bovis

Streptococcus bovis is a species of bacteria that in humans is associated with endocarditis and colorectal cancer. S. Bovis is commonly found in the alimentary tract of cows, sheep,…

By: Audiopedia
Tila's Story About Rheumatic Fever

(Music) I'm one of seven children, I come from Samoa and I came to New Zealand when I was a year old. Morning Emily Morning Tila How are you? When I was a young girl I used to like…

By: Stop Sore Throats Hurting Hearts
Dental Abscess

An abscess is a painful infection that arises when bacteria gain access to the pulp tissues of a tooth by way of a crack, leaking dental restoration like a crown or large filling, or…

By: ToothIQ
Rheumatic fever

Rheumatic fever is an inflammatory disease that occurs following a Streptococcus pyogenes infection, such as streptococcal pharyngitis. Believed to be caused by antibody cross-reactivity…

By: Audiopedia