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ALLMedicine™ Bacterial Peritonitis Center

Research & Reviews  137 results

Impact of Bacteria Types on the Clinical Outcomes of Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis.
Digestive Diseases and Sciences; Furey C, Zhou S et. al.

Mar 7th, 2023 - Cirrhotic patients presenting with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) have elevated risk of short-term mortality. While high Model for End-Stage Liver Disease-Sodium score (MELD-Na) and ascites culture yielding multi-drug resistance (MDR) bac...

Outcomes after hospitalisation with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis over a 13-year pe...
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Ubhi N, Mourad A et. al.

Feb 25th, 2023 - Assess outcomes in patients with an index presentation of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) over a 13-year period. SBP, a bacterial infection of ascites, has a poor prognosis. Retrospective cohort study assessing mortality (standardised to 3...

Combination of GM CSF and carbapenem is superior to carbapenem monotherapy in difficult...
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Prakash V, Arora V et. al.

Feb 8th, 2023 - Patients with cirrhosis and treatment non-responsive spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) have high mortality. We aimed to investigate whether GM-CSF can improve SBP response rates. In this open label RCT, 131 cirrhosis patients with difficult-...

Bacterascites confers poor patient prognosis beyond MELD prediction.
Liver Transplantation : Official Publication of the Ameri... King JJ, Halliday N et. al.

Jan 25th, 2023 - Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is a well-recognized clinical entity with a poor prognosis. In comparison, the prevalence, microbiological flora, and prognostic significance of bacterascites (BA) (the presence of organism on culture but as...

Outcomes in patients with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis utilizing first-line or alt...
American Journal of Health-system Pharmacy : AJHP : Offic... Collette K, Bethea A et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2023 - In an effort to expedite the publication of articles, AJHP is posting manuscripts online as soon as possible after acceptance. Accepted manuscripts have been peer-reviewed and copyedited, but are posted online before technical formatting and autho...

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Drugs  1 results

ERAXIS® (anidulafungin)

ERAXIS medication page for healthcare professionals to search for scientific information on Pfizer medications. Also find the package insert, announcements, resources, and ways to connect with Pfizer Medical through a variety of channels.

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News  7 results

Stop beta-blockers in spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
Denise Napoli

Jun 1st, 2014 - Nonselective beta-blockers are contraindicated in cirrhosis with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, wrote Dr. Mattias Mandorfer and his colleagues in the June issue of Gastroenterology (doi: 10.

Management of Ascites

Apr 5th, 2011 - Ascites: Overview Ascites is the pathologic collection of fluid within the peritoneal cavity and is often the result of cirrhosis of the liver.[1] Malignant disorders are the next most common cause. Ascites will develop within 10 years of diagnosi...

Oral Norfloxacin vs Intravenous Ceftriaxone for the Prophylaxis of Bacterial Infection in Cirrhotic Patients With Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Dec 14th, 2006 - Norfloxacin vs Ceftriaxone in the Prophylaxis of Infections in Patients With Advanced Cirrhosis and Hemorrhage Fernandez J, Ruiz del Arbol L, Gomez C, et al Gastroenterology. 2006;131:1049-1056 It has been well recognized that the development of b...

Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: Recent data on incidence and treatment
Mansour A. Parsi, MD, Ashish Atreja, MD et. al.

Jul 1st, 2004 - ABSTRACTRecent studies have shown that spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is more common than previously thought among patients admitted to the hospital with cirrhotic ascites. Other recent studies have clarified which antibiotic regimens are.

Antibiotic Cut Peritonitis In Liver Disease Patients
Family Practice News; Alicia Ault

SAN DIEGO — Antibiotic prophylaxis seems to prevent spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in advanced liver disease and also reduces mortality, especially in the short term, according to a report at the annual Digestive Disease Week. Spontaneous bacte.

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