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Research & Reviews  1,133 results

Colonial rodent control in Tanganyika and the application of ecological frameworks.
Annals of Science; Lee JH

Mar 13th, 2023 - At the end of the 1920s, Tanganyika Territory experienced several serious rodent outbreaks that threatened cotton and other grain production. At the same time, regular reports of pneumonic and bubonic plague occurred in the northern areas of Tanga...

The Story of the plague in the Maritime Republic of Genoa (Italy) (1656-1657): An innov...
Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene; Martini M, Calcagno P et. al.

Mar 10th, 2023 - With the recent COVID-19 pandemic, the terms quarantine, contagion and infection have again become part of our everyday speech, prompting historians to reflect on the settings in which they were originally used and to make comparisons with the pre...

Pediatric Pneumonia Clinical Presentation

Mar 10th, 2023 - History Newborns with pneumonia rarely cough; more commonly they present with poor feeding and irritability, as well as tachypnea, retractions, grunting, and hypoxemia. Grunting in a newborn suggests a lower respiratory tract disease and is due to...

Reply to Alfani: Reconstructing past plague ecology to understand human history.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Un... Stenseth NC, Bramanti B et. al.

Mar 7th, 2023 - Reply to Alfani: Reconstructing past plague ecology to understand human history.|2023|Stenseth NC,Bramanti B,Büntgen U,Fell HG,Cohn S,|

Immunogenicity and protective efficacy of a multi-epitope recombinant toxin antigen of ...
Vaccine Liang W, Xiao H et. al.

Mar 6th, 2023 - Pasteurella multocida (P. multocida) infection frequently results in porcine atrophic rhinitis and swine plague, leading to large economic losses for the swine industry worldwide. P. multocida toxin (PMT, 146 kDa) is a highly virulent key virulenc...

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Guidelines  5 results

Evolution of immune genes is associated with the Black Death
Nature Klunk, J. et. al.

Oct 19th, 2022 - Infectious diseases are among the strongest selective pressures driving human evolution1,2. This includes the single greatest mortality event in recorded history, the first outbreak of the second pandemic of plague, commonly called the Black Death...

Black Death shaped evolution of immunity genes, setting course for how we respond to disease today
McMaster University; Donovan M.

Oct 19th, 2022 - An international team of scientists who analyzed centuries-old DNA from victims and survivors of the Black Death pandemic has identified key genetic differences that determined who lived and who died, and how those aspects of our immune systems ha...

Challenging Ancient DNA Results About Putative HLA Protection or Susceptibility to Yersinia pestis
Molecular Biology and Evolution; Di D, .

Apr 6th, 2022 - In a recent article, Immel et al. (Immel A, Key FM, Szolek A, Barquera R, Robinson MK, Harrison GF, Palmer WH, Spyrou MA, Susat J, Krause-Kyora B, et al. 2021. Analysis of genomic DNA from medieval plague victims suggests long-term effect of Yersi...

Antimicrobial Treatment and Prophylaxis of Plague: Recommendations for Naturally Acquir...
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Nelson CA, Meaney-Delman D et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - This report provides CDC recommendations to U.S. health care providers regarding treatment, pre-exposure prophylaxis, and postexposure prophylaxis of plague. Yersinia pestis, the bacterium that causes plague, leads to naturally occurring disease i...

National Athletic Trainers' Association Position Statement: Exertional Heat Illnesses.
Journal of Athletic Training; Casa DJ, DeMartini JK et. al.

Sep 19th, 2015 - To present best-practice recommendations for the prevention, recognition, and treatment of exertional heat illnesses (EHIs) and to describe the relevant physiology of thermoregulation. Certified athletic trainers recognize and treat athletes with ...

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Drugs  614 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  45 results

Effects of i-PRF on Non-surgical Periodontal Treatment

Mar 3rd, 2023 - The study was planned as a randomized controlled split-mouth clinical trial. A split-mouth design was used to better assess how the same host responded to two different treatment modalities. Two quadrants with contralateral deep periodontal pocket...

Dried Blood Spot Testing for At Home Health

Feb 16th, 2023 - Remote phlebotomy services have long been an option for remote communities, yet through the pandemic there has been an apparent decline in these facilities likely driven by a lack of financial incentive for community laboratories; outpatient test ...

MG Granules Improve COVID-19 Efficacy and Safety of Convalescent Exercise Tolerance

Feb 10th, 2023 - In the past three years, the novel coronavirus pandemic has infected nearly 659 million people and caused more than 6.6 million deaths. Due to the continuous existence of the mutation of the novel coronavirus strain, the increased infectivity of t...

The Role of Blood Flow Restriction Therapy in Postoperative Elderly Patients With Hip Fracture

Dec 20th, 2022 - For elderly patients, a hip fracture is a life-altering event associated with poor overall outcomes despite early surgical treatment. The elderly population and those with significant osteopenia is growing exponentially and thus the optimal treatm...

Yersinia Pestis Lateral Flow Immunoassay for Blood Samples

Dec 14th, 2022 - The purpose of this study will be to generate the data required to thoroughly validate the ability of plague LFI assay (Lateral Flow Immunoassay) to accurately diagnose human infections with Y. pestis. These validation data will eventually be pres...

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News  293 results

Death, Morbidity in Pregnancy Continue to Plague Sickle Cell Disease Patients

Feb 6th, 2023 - Sickle cell disease (SCD) patients in recent years continued to have a much greater risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes, including death, compared with the general population, researchers found. The maternal mortality rate in deliveries involving S...

COLUMN-China’s manufacturing activity rises as COVID wave ebbs: Kemp

Jan 31st, 2023 - LONDON, Jan 31 (Reuters) - China’s manufacturing activity has started to increase as the coronavirus epidemic wanes, after the country abandoned its suppression strategy that severely disrupted the economy with a series of city lockdowns. The manu...

'We're Going to Be Free': Chinese Cheer as COVID Curbs Are Loosened

Dec 8th, 2022 - BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Wednesday announced the most sweeping changes to its resolute anti-COVID regime since the pandemic began three years ago, loosening rules that curbed the spread of the virus but sparked protests and hobbled the world's...

China Eases COVID Quarantine Rules in Major Policy Adjustment

Dec 8th, 2022 - BEIJING (Reuters) -China's national health authority said on Wednesday that asymptomatic COVID-19 cases and people with mild symptoms can quarantine at home, in the strongest sign yet that China is preparing its people to live with the disease. Mo...

China May Announce 10 New COVID Easing Steps on Wednesday: Sources

Dec 6th, 2022 - HONG KONG (Reuters) - China may announce 10 new COVID-19 easing measures as early as Wednesday, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, supplementing 20 unveiled in November that set off a wave of COVID easing steps nationwide. Thre...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →