Guidelines on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infective endocarditis (new version 2009): The Task Force on the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC).
Endorsed by the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) and by the International Society of Chemotherapy (ISC) for Infection and Cancer; Authors/Task Force Members; Habib, Gilbert (Chairperson) (France); Hoen, Bruno (France); Tornos, Pilar (Spain); Thuny, Franck (France); Prendergast, Bernard (UK); Vilacosta, Isidre (Spain); Moreillon, Philippe (Switzerland); de Jesus Antunes, Manuel (Portugal); Thilen, Ulf (Sweden); Lekakis, John (Greece); Lengyel, Maria (Hungary); Muller, Ludwig (Austria); Naber, Christoph K. (Germany); Nihoyannopoulos, Petros (UK); Moritz, Anton (Germany); Zamorano, Jose Luis (Spain); ESC Committee for Practice Guidelines (CPG); Vahanian, Alec (Chairperson) (France); Auricchio, Angelo (Switzerland); Bax, Jeroen (The Netherlands); Ceconi, Claudio (Italy); Dean, Veronica (France); Filippatos, Gerasimos (Greece); Funck-Brentano, Christian (France); Hobbs, Richard (UK); Kearney, Peter (Ireland); McDonagh, Theresa (UK); McGregor, Keith (France); Popescu, Bogdan A. (Romania); Reiner, Zeljko (Croatia); Sechtem, Udo (Germany); Sirnes, Per Anton (Norway); Tendera, Michal (Poland); Vardas, Panos (Greece); Widimsky, Petr (Czech Republic); Document Reviewers; Vahanian, Alec (CPG Review Coordinator) (France); Aguilar, Rio (Spain); Bongiorni, Maria Grazia (Italy); Borger, Michael (Germany); Butchart, Eric (UK); Danchin, Nicolas (France); Delahaye, Francois (France); Erbel, Raimund (Germany); Franzen, Damian (Germany); Gould, Kate (UK); Hall, Roger (UK); Hassager, Christian (Denmark); Kjeldsen, Keld (Denmark); McManus, Richard (UK); Miro, Jose M. (Spain); Mokracek, Ales (Czech Republic); Rosenhek, Raphael (Austria); San Roman Calvar, Jose A. (Spain); Seferovic, Petar (Serbia); Selton-Suty, Christine (France); Uva, Miguel Sousa (Portugal); Trinchero, Rita (Italy); van Camp, Guy (Belgium)
European Heart Journal.
30(19):2369-2413, October 2009.
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