ALLMedicine™ Necrotizing Fasciitis Center
Research & Reviews 651 results
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Hankey PB, Brown JR
Nov 11th, 2022 - Cervical necrotizing fasciitis (CNF) is a rare infection that can quickly lead to devastating patient outcomes. Considering the vital importance of surrounding neck structures, rapid control of the infection is essential. Infection is most frequen...
Hospital Pediatrics; Hester G, King E et. al.
Nov 11th, 2022 - To describe demographics, presentation, resource use, and outcomes of patients diagnosed with omphalitis. This was a retrospective descriptive study of infants with omphalitis at a children's hospital system between January 2006 and December 2020....
PloS One; Aljarrah Q, Allouh MZ et. al.
Nov 4th, 2022 - Transmetatarsal amputation (TMA) involves the surgical removal of the distal portion of metatarsals in the foot. It aims to maintain weight-bearing and independent ambulation while eliminating the risk of spreading soft tissue infection or gangren...
Medicine Zhang LX, Liang ZJ et. al.
Nov 2nd, 2022 - Necrotizing fasciitis (NF) is a rare, severe soft tissue infection, characterized by rapid and extensive necrosis of the skin, subcutaneous tissue, and superficial and deep fascia. It is frequently misdiagnosed as other infectious diseases, leadin...
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Martucci JA, Riemer K
Oct 22nd, 2022 - Gas-producing infections, such as clostridial and nonclostridial gas gangrene, crepitant cellulitis, and necrotizing fasciitis, are characterized in the literature by a variety of initial presentations, microbial burdens and surgical outcomes-rang...
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Pediatrics Stewart D, Benitz W et. al.
Aug 31st, 2016 - Postpartum infections remain a leading cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. A high percentage of these infections may stem from bacterial colonization of the umbilicus, because cord care practices vary in reflection of cultural tra...
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Clinicaltrials.gov 16 results
Sep 7th, 2022 - Although it is rarely observed, necrotizing fasciitis progresses with high mortality and serious complications. Fournier's gangrene is a specific form of necrotizing fasciitis and is located in the external genital organs and perianal region, caus...
Jun 21st, 2022 - Necrotizing fasciitis (NF)-commonly known as 'flesh-eating bacteria'-is an aggressive soft-tissue infection that has a high mortality rate (30-50%). NF is generally associated with traumatic inoculation of extremely aggressive bacteria into the so...
Sep 17th, 2021 - As reported by the guidelines of the Italian Society of Colorectal Surgery, in case of failure of conservative therapies the most common outpatient treatments for first- and second-degree Hemorrhoidal Disease (HD) are rubber band ligation and scle...
Aug 5th, 2021 - This is a prospective cohort study aiming to describe the incidence and outcome of sepsis in critical patients undergoing craniotomy. This study has been approved by the institutional review board of Beijing Tiantan hospital, and the need for info...
Apr 5th, 2021 - This prospective randomized trial will be conducted in all patients undergoing dressing after debridement of necrotizing fasciitis wounds. Study will be conducted for 6 months after approval IRB. Patient will be inducted through emergency departme...
News 77 results
MDedge Family Medicine; Karl T. Clebak, MD, MHA, FAAFP, Alexis Reedy-Cooper, MD, MPH et. al.
Jun 16th, 2021 - Skin and soft-tissue infections, frequently encountered in primary care, range from the uncomplicated erysipelas to the life-threatening necrotizing fasciitis. This review draws from the latest evidence and guidelines to help guide the care you pr.
Jun 15th, 2021 - Pyoderma gangrenosum (PG), a rare and painful ulcerative skin disorder, requires special care because “it’s a challenging diagnosis to make” and is frequently linked to serious comorbid conditions, a dermatologist told colleagues. PG is also chall.
Emily K. Haque, BSA, Raghavendra Girijala, MD et. al.
Jun 8th, 2021 - Case Report A 67-year-old woman presented with a painful expanding ulcer on the left leg and a new nearby ulcer of 2 months’ duration. She initially was seen 2 months prior for a wound on the left knee due to a fall as well as cellulitis, which wa.
Feb 18th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...
Sep 22nd, 2020 - Negative pressure wound therapy did not reduce surgical site infections among obese patients who had cesarean section deliveries, a large randomized trial indicated. Infection rates were 3.6% among 816 participants receiving the prophylactic treat...