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ALLMedicine™ Bacterial Sepsis Center

Research & Reviews  629 results

Plasma presepsin level is an early diagnostic marker of severe febrile neutropenia in h...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5217328
BMC Infectious Diseases; Koizumi Y, Shimizu K et. al.

Jan 6th, 2017 - Febrile neutropenia (FN) is a common infectious complication in chemotherapy. The mortality of FN is higher in hematologic malignancy patients, and early diagnostic marker is needed. Presepsin is a prompt and specific marker for bacterial sepsis, ...

Transfusion-transmitted Yersinia enterocolitica sepsis.
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/cir452
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Guinet F, Carniel E et. al.

Aug 25th, 2011 - Bacterial sepsis has become the most frequent infectious complication of transfusion. Although Yersinia enterocolitica is a common enteropathogen usually causing relatively mild disease, it is nevertheless a prominent cause of life-threatening pos...

Safety and efficacy of high-dose daptomycin as salvage therapy for severe gram-positive...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3571896
BMC Infectious Diseases; Lai CC, Sheng WH et. al.

Feb 5th, 2013 - Increasing the dosage of daptomycin may be advantageous in severe infection by enhancing bactericidal activity and pharmacodynamics. However, clinical data on using daptomycin at doses above 6 mg/kg in Asian population are limited. A retrospective...

Toxin Mediates Sepsis Caused by Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5289634
PLoS Pathogens; Qin L, Da F et. al.

Feb 5th, 2017 - Bacterial sepsis is a major killer in hospitalized patients. Coagulase-negative staphylococci (CNS) with the leading species Staphylococcus epidermidis are the most frequent causes of nosocomial sepsis, with most infectious isolates being methicil...

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Guidelines  4 results

Does Early Goal-Directed Therapy Decrease Mortality Compared with Standard Care in Patients ...
http://www.aaem.org/UserFiles/DoesEarlyGoal-DirectedTherapyDecreaseMortalityComparedwithStandardCareinPatientswithSepticShock_.pdf
Robert Sherwin, Michael Winters

Feb 16th, 2016 - Improvements in usual care can largely be attributed to the emphasis that the EGDT study placed on caring for patients with sepsis. Patients in the usual care arms of the ProCESS, ARISE, and ProMISE trials received aggressive intravenous fluids an.

Beating the Clock to Reduce Sepsis Mortality
https://news.aamc.org/patient-care/article/beating-clock-reduce-sepsis-mortality/
Robin Warshaw

Dec 11th, 2017 - Often overlooked and more difficult to identify than many other life-threatening conditions, sepsis causes one-third to one-half of all deaths in U. S.

Management of Neonates Born at ?34 6/7 Weeks’ Gestation With Suspected or Proven Early-Onset...
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/142/6/e20182896
Puopolo, Karen M.

Nov 30th, 2018 - Early-onset sepsis (EOS) remains a serious and often fatal illness among infants born preterm, particularly among newborn infants of the lowest gestational age. Currently, most preterm infants with very low birth weight are treated empirically wit.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  643 results

Does Early Goal-Directed Therapy Decrease Mortality Compared with Standard Care in Patients ...
http://www.aaem.org/UserFiles/DoesEarlyGoal-DirectedTherapyDecreaseMortalityComparedwithStandardCareinPatientswithSepticShock_.pdf
Robert Sherwin, Michael Winters

Feb 16th, 2016 - Improvements in usual care can largely be attributed to the emphasis that the EGDT study placed on caring for patients with sepsis. Patients in the usual care arms of the ProCESS, ARISE, and ProMISE trials received aggressive intravenous fluids an.

Beating the Clock to Reduce Sepsis Mortality
https://news.aamc.org/patient-care/article/beating-clock-reduce-sepsis-mortality/
Robin Warshaw

Dec 11th, 2017 - Often overlooked and more difficult to identify than many other life-threatening conditions, sepsis causes one-third to one-half of all deaths in U. S.

Management of Neonates Born at ?34 6/7 Weeks’ Gestation With Suspected or Proven Early-Onset...
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/142/6/e20182896
Puopolo, Karen M.

Nov 30th, 2018 - Early-onset sepsis (EOS) remains a serious and often fatal illness among infants born preterm, particularly among newborn infants of the lowest gestational age. Currently, most preterm infants with very low birth weight are treated empirically wit.

Plasma presepsin level is an early diagnostic marker of severe febrile neutropenia in h...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5217328
BMC Infectious Diseases; Koizumi Y, Shimizu K et. al.

Jan 6th, 2017 - Febrile neutropenia (FN) is a common infectious complication in chemotherapy. The mortality of FN is higher in hematologic malignancy patients, and early diagnostic marker is needed. Presepsin is a prompt and specific marker for bacterial sepsis, ...

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News  19 results

Vancomycin Linked to Immune Thrombocytopenia
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/generalinfectiousdisease/5162

Feb 28th, 2007 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that severe bleeding is rare in patients treated with vancomycin for a serious infection. Explain to patients who ask that bleeding stopped after vancomycin was stopped and platelet levels returned to b...

Watch for Sepsis From Contaminated Platelets
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/13299/infectious-diseases/watch-sepsis-contaminated-platelets
Miriam E. Tucker

Always consider the possibility of bacterial contamination of blood products—particularly plate-lets—in patients who experience a febrile reaction to a transfusion, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advised. Transfusion-associated bac.

Bacterial Contamination Prompts Recall of Perineal Washcloths
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/14720/infectious-diseases/bacterial-contamination-prompts-recall-perineal
Kerri Wachter

Certain lots of Comfort Shield Perineal Care Washcloths have been recalled because of contamination with Burkholderia cepacia. The bacteria can cause serious infections including pneumonia and bacterial sepsis in immunocompromised individuals, tho.

Bacterial Contamination of Platelets Poses Unrecognized Transfusion Risk
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/25755/infectious-diseases/bacterial-contamination-platelets-poses
Family Practice News; Miriam E. Tucker

Always consider the possibility of bacterial contamination of blood products—particularly platelets—in patients who experience a febrile reaction to a transfusion, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advised. Transfusion-associated bact.

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