Valve Disease

Surgical Treatment of Active Infective Endocarditis

Surgical Treatment of Active Infective Endocarditis, Primary Operation, In-Hospital Mortality

2014 – 2018

The in-hospital mortality rate for patients who had primary operations for infective endocarditis at Cleveland Clinic are equal to or lower than expected rates, despite a high-risk patient population.

Data from the Vizient Clinical Data Base/Resource Manager (TM) used by permission of Vizient. All rights reserved.

In 2018, the in-hospital mortality rate at Cleveland Clinic was 3.8% and the expected rate was 5.3%.

Surgical Treatment of Active Infective Endocarditis, Reoperation, In-Hospital Mortality

2015 – 2018

The in-hospital mortality rate for patients who had reoperations for infective endocarditis at Cleveland Clinic are lower than the expected rate.

Data from the Vizient Clinical Data Base/Resource Manager (TM) used by permission of Vizient. All rights reserved.

In 2018, the in-hospital mortality rate at Cleveland Clinic was 4.7%. The expected rate was 6.9%.