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ALLMedicine Rabies Center

Research & Reviews  3,845 results

Volunteer based approach to dog vaccination campaigns to eliminate human rabies: Lesson...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008260
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Ferguson AW, Muloi D et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - An estimated 59,000 people die from rabies annually, with 99% of those deaths attributable to bites from domestic dogs (Canis lupus familiaris). This preventable Neglected Tropical Disease has a large impact across continental Africa, especially f...

Abortive vampire bat rabies infections in Peruvian peridomestic livestock.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008194
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Benavides JA, Velasco-Villa A et. al.

Jun 30th, 2020 - Rabies virus infections normally cause universally lethal encephalitis across mammals. However, 'abortive infections' which are resolved prior to the onset of lethal disease have been described in bats and a variety of non-reservoir species. Here,...

Costs and effectiveness of alternative dog vaccination strategies to improve dog popula...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.06.006
Vaccine Undurraga EA, Millien MF et. al.

Jun 28th, 2020 - Dog-rabies elimination programs have typically relied upon parenteral vaccination at central-point locations; however, dog-ownership practices, accessibility to hard-to-reach sub-populations, resource limitations, and logistics may impact a countr...

Field Postmortem Rabies Rapid Immunochromatographic Diagnostic Test for Resource-Limite...
https://doi.org/10.3791/60008
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Mauti S, Léchenne M et. al.

Jun 28th, 2020 - Functional rabies surveillance systems are crucial to provide reliable data and increase the political commitment necessary for disease control. To date, animals suspected as rabies-positive must be submitted to a postmortem confirmation using cla...

Immune response to rabies post-exposure prophylaxis in patients with non-HIV secondary ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.06.037
Vaccine Parize P, Poujol P et. al.

Jun 26th, 2020 - This study sought to determine the proportion of individuals with non-HIV secondary immunodeficiencies presenting inadequate antibody titers after rabies post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) and to identify variables associated with inadequate response...

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Guidelines  17 results

Rabies - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK448076/

Nov 17th, 2018 - Rabies causes a viral encephalitis which kills up to 70,000 people/year worldwide. Infected animal saliva transmits the viral encephalitis to humans. Rabies is one of the oldest known diseases in history with cases dating back to 4000 years ago.

Dog and Cat Bites
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0815/p239.html
Ellis,R.,et al

Aug 14th, 2014 - Dog bites account for 1% of all injury-related emergency department visits in the United States and more than $50 million in inpatient costs per year. [ corrected] Most animal bites are from a dog, usually one known to the victim. Most dog bite vi...

Compendium of animal rabies prevention and control, 2011.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22052042
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Recommendations and Reports;

Nov 4th, 2011 - Rabies has one of the highest case-fatality ratios of any infectious disease. This report provides recommendations for public health officials, veterinarians, animal control officials, and other parties engaged in rabies prevention and control act...

Rabies Information for Doctors
https://www.cdc.gov/rabies/specific_groups/doctors/index.html

Jun 28th, 2011 - Doctors should consider patient history (exposure); symptoms; duration and progression of illness; and laboratory tests to help determine if rabies should be on the differential diagnosis list for a patient.

Compendium of measures to prevent disease associated with animals in public settings, 2...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21546893
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Recommendations and Reports; ,

May 6th, 2011 - Certain venues encourage or permit the public to be in contact with animals, resulting in millions of human-animal interactions each year. These settings include county or state fairs, petting zoos, animal swap meets, pet stores, feed stores, zool...

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Drugs  15 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  4,185 results

Volunteer based approach to dog vaccination campaigns to eliminate human rabies: Lesson...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008260
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Ferguson AW, Muloi D et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - An estimated 59,000 people die from rabies annually, with 99% of those deaths attributable to bites from domestic dogs (Canis lupus familiaris). This preventable Neglected Tropical Disease has a large impact across continental Africa, especially f...

Abortive vampire bat rabies infections in Peruvian peridomestic livestock.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008194
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Benavides JA, Velasco-Villa A et. al.

Jun 30th, 2020 - Rabies virus infections normally cause universally lethal encephalitis across mammals. However, 'abortive infections' which are resolved prior to the onset of lethal disease have been described in bats and a variety of non-reservoir species. Here,...

Costs and effectiveness of alternative dog vaccination strategies to improve dog popula...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.06.006
Vaccine Undurraga EA, Millien MF et. al.

Jun 28th, 2020 - Dog-rabies elimination programs have typically relied upon parenteral vaccination at central-point locations; however, dog-ownership practices, accessibility to hard-to-reach sub-populations, resource limitations, and logistics may impact a countr...

Field Postmortem Rabies Rapid Immunochromatographic Diagnostic Test for Resource-Limite...
https://doi.org/10.3791/60008
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Mauti S, Léchenne M et. al.

Jun 28th, 2020 - Functional rabies surveillance systems are crucial to provide reliable data and increase the political commitment necessary for disease control. To date, animals suspected as rabies-positive must be submitted to a postmortem confirmation using cla...

Immune response to rabies post-exposure prophylaxis in patients with non-HIV secondary ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.06.037
Vaccine Parize P, Poujol P et. al.

Jun 26th, 2020 - This study sought to determine the proportion of individuals with non-HIV secondary immunodeficiencies presenting inadequate antibody titers after rabies post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) and to identify variables associated with inadequate response...

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News  351 results

Raising awareness may help prevent rabies deaths
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-rabies-bats/raising-awareness-may-help-prevent-rabies-deaths-idUSKCN20L38K

Feb 27th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Human rabies deaths are so rare in the United States that even healthcare providers may not recognize a rabies infection - or the role that bats might play - which puts patients and the public at further risk, researchers say. I...

Former deputy head of China's drug regulator sentenced to 16 years in prison
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-vaccines-sentence/former-deputy-head-of-chinas-drug-regulator-sentenced-to-16-years-in-prison-idUSKBN1XP0VB

Nov 15th, 2019 - BEIJING (Reuters) - Wu Zhen, a former deputy head of China’s food and drug regulator, was sentenced to 16 years in prison by a Chinese court, state television reported on Friday. Wu is one of the senior officials from the regulator who has been un...

GSK to sell two vaccines in $1.1 billion deal to focus on newer treatments
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-gsk-divestiture-bavarian-nordic/gsk-to-sell-two-vaccines-in-1-1-billion-deal-to-focus-on-newer-treatments-idUSKBN1X00NE

Oct 21st, 2019 - FILE PHOTO: The GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) logo is seen on top of GSK Asia House in Singapore, March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Loriene Perera/File Photo (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline will sell two travel vaccines to Bavarian Nordic for up to 955 million euros ($...

Abridged Rabies-Exposure Regimen Appears Effective
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/919898

Oct 17th, 2019 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In people bitten by rabid dogs, intradermal rabies vaccinations given over the course of a week may provide the same protection as a standard four-session, one-month post-exposure prophylaxis, according to an observatio...

Rabies Risk Assessment: Test Your Knowledge
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/916311

Aug 7th, 2019 - With a virtual guarantee of death, rabies is a terrifying illness that is 99% fatal once symptoms develop. Fortunately, postexposure prophylaxis (PEP)—when administered soon after exposure, before the onset of symptoms—is nearly 100% effective. PE...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →