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Research & Reviews  8,339 results

Tocilizumab in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 pneumonia: systematic review and met...
Journal of Investigative Medicine : the Official Publicat... Gupta S, Padappayil RP et. al.

Sep 26th, 2021 - Tocilizumab is an interleukin receptor inhibitor that has been used in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia. There are recent randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that evaluated the efficacy and safety of tocilizumab in hospitalized patients with COVID...

Comparison between remifentanil and other opioids in adult critically ill patients: A s...
Medicine Yang S, Zhao H et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - To identify the efficacy and safety of remifentanil when compared with other opioids in adult critically ill patients. We searched for studies in the Cochrane Library, MEDLINE, and EMBASE that had been published up to May 31st, 2019. Randomized cl...

A Bench Evaluation of Eight Home-Care Ventilators.
Respiratory Care; Castro SM, Belda Nacher FJ et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - The growing number of patients on home mechanical ventilation has driven considerable progress in the performance and functionality of ventilators, with features comparable with those used in the ICU. However, a publication gap exists in the evalu...

Decreasing Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Failure in Preterm Infants.
Pediatrics Kakkilaya VB, Weydig HM et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - Many preterm infants stabilized on continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) at birth require mechanical ventilation (MV) during the first 72 hours of life, which is defined as CPAP failure. Our objective was to decrease CPAP failure in infants ≤...

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Guidelines  21 results

Adult Pulmonary Intensive and Intermediate Care Units: The Italian Thoracic Society (IT...
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Renda T, Scala R et. al.

Jun 9th, 2021 - The imbalance between the prevalence of patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF) and acute-on-chronic respiratory failure and the number of intensive care unit (ICU) beds requires new solutions. The increasing use of non-invasive respiratory ...

Management of maternal COVID-19: considerations for anesthesiologists.
Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology; Bernstein K, Landau R

Apr 20th, 2021 - To describe updates to pragmatic recommendations that were published during the first coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) surge, including the current thinking about whether pregnancy worsens the severity of COVID-19. Although a majority of pregna...

Prolonged Weaning: S2k Guideline Published by the German Respiratory Society.
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Schönhofer B, Geiseler J et. al.

Dec 11th, 2020 - Mechanical ventilation (MV) is an essential part of modern intensive care medicine. MV is performed in patients with severe respiratory failure caused by respiratory muscle insufficiency and/or lung parenchymal disease; that is, when other treatme...

Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation: Recommendations of the Swiss Society of Pulmonology.
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Janssens JP, Michel F et. al.

Dec 11th, 2020 - Long-term mechanical ventilation is a well-established treatment for chronic hypercapnic respiratory failure (CHRF). It is aimed at improving CHRF-related symptoms, health-related quality of life, survival, and decreasing hospital admissions. In S...

Remdesivir for severe covid-19: a clinical practice guideline.
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Rochwerg B, Agarwal A et. al.

Aug 1st, 2020 - What is the role of remdesivir in the treatment of severe covid-19? This guideline was triggered by the ACTT-1 trial published in the New England Journal of Medicine on 22 May 2020. Remdesivir has received worldwide attention as a potentially effe...

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News  681 results

Fewer Preterm Infants in US Getting Mechanical Ventilation

Jul 8th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - The duration of respiratory support for preterm infants in the U.S. has increased in recent years as the reliance on mechanical ventilation has declined and use of noninvasive ventilation has become more common, a new study sugg...

WHO Recommends Roche, Sanofi Drugs for COVID-19 to Cut Death Risk

Jul 7th, 2021 - ZURICH (Reuters) - The World Health Organization on Tuesday recommended using arthritis drugs Actemra from Roche and Kevzara from Sanofi with corticosteroids for COVID-19 patients after data from some 11,000 patients showed they cut the risk of de...

Monoclonal Antibodies for COVID-19 Safe, Effective in Transplant Recipients

Jun 25th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Using monoclonal-antibody therapies for COVID-19 appears safe and effective at preventing severe disease in recipients of solid-organ transplants, according to a new retrospective study. "Monoclonal antibody treatment h...

Arthritis Drug Tocilizumab Gets FDA EUA for Severe COVID-19

Jun 25th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the arthritis drug tocilizumab (Actemra) for adults and ...

More Obese, Diabetic, Chronically Ill Kids Hospitalized With COVID-19

Jun 15th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Children with diabetes, obesity and cardiac and circulatory congenital anomalies were more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 and to be severely ill during while hospitalized, a new study finds. The Centers for Disease Cont...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →