Evaluating symptoms of infective endocarditis

Endocarditis often doesn’t manifest in an obvious manner—that’s why it’s good to know about the less common symptoms it can cause. Get some high-yield tips on endocarditis manifestation from Dr John Fisher, our infectious disease expert.

John F. Fisher, MD MACP FIDSA
John F. Fisher, MD MACP FIDSA
26th Sep 2022 • 1m read

In this lesson, you’ll learn about how to approach heart auscultation if you suspect endocarditis, and what symptoms (other than murmurs) you need to look out for.

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