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Table 2 Secondary endpoints

From: Short-course antibiotic regimen compared to conventional antibiotic treatment for gram-positive cocci infective endocarditis: randomized clinical trial (SATIE)

Perceived quality of life. We will measure changes in the mean score of SF-12 between the time of randomization and 4 weeks after.
Functional performance. We will measure changes the change in the mean score of short performance physical battery test (SPPB) between the time of randomization and 4 weeks after.
Risk of clinical complications related to prolonged hospital stay (nosocomial infections, intravascular catheter-related infections) in the next 6 months after the inclusion in the study.
Total hospital length of stay in the next 6 months after the inclusion in the study, including admissions related or not related to IE.
Total costs related with patients’ treatment in the next 6 months after the inclusion in the study.