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Role of echocardiography in reducing mortality and morbidity in infective endocarditis; a 20 years retrospective study

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Doctor Farook Ahmad

Colchester General Hospital, Colchester (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
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Poster Session 4 - Diagnosis and prognosis in imperative endocarditis

Speakers: Doctor F. Ahmad, Doctor L. Lau, Doctor A. Gurghean, Mr J. Veyrier, Professor D. Kang...

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ESC Congress 2018

7 November - 29 August 2018

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