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Research & Reviews  14,915 results

A randomised clinical trial of methotrexate points to possible efficacy and adaptive im...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-020-01095-8
Translational Psychiatry; Chaudhry IB, Husain MO et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - NMDA autoantibody encephalitis presenting as schizophrenia suggests the possible role of adaptive cell-mediated immunity in idiopathic schizophrenia. However, to our knowledge there have been no trials of the immune-suppressant methotrexate in sch...

Status epilepticus from GABABR antibody positive encephalitis due to de novo mixed smal...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-238172
BMJ Case Reports; Kwan C, Sia A et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - We present a case study of a 67-year-old man who presented with a new onset of recurrent tonic-clonic seizures. He had tested positive to gamma-aminobutyric acid B receptor antibodies in his blood and cerebrospinal fluid, and subsequent CT imaging...

Clinical and electrographic features of persistent seizures and status epilepticus asso...
https://doi.org/10.1684/epd.2020.1218
Epileptic Disorders : International Epilepsy Journal with Videotape; Gofshteyn JS, Yeshokumar AK et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Based on a multicenter cohort of people with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis (anti-NMDARE), we describe seizure phenotypes, electroencephalographic (EEG) findings, and anti-seizure treatment strategies. We also investigated whether specific electr...

Seronegative autoimmune encephalitis.
https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.200424
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De L'Association Medicale Canadienne; Alsrouji O, Memon AB

Dec 1st, 2020 - Seronegative autoimmune encephalitis.|2020|Alsrouji O,Memon AB,|

Morbidity and mortality with RSV infection in hospitalized adults. Comparison with seas...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.11.185
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Atamna A, Babich T et. al.

Nov 29th, 2020 - RSV is considered a major pathogen that causes acute influenza like illness. To compare the clinical outcomes of patients with laboratory-confirmed RSV or influenza infection. Adults hospitalized in Beilinson Hospital (October 2017-April 2018) wit...

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Guidelines  35 results

Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus — Another Emergent Arbovirus in the United States
https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1914328
New England Journal of Medicine; David M. Morens,M.D.,et al

Nov 24th, 2019 - Humans have always lived in intimate association with arthropods that transmit pathogens between humans or from animals to humans. About 700,000 deaths due to vectorborne diseases occur globally each year, according to World Health Organization es...

The Family Physician’s Role in the Prevention of Measles
https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/journals/afp/MeaslesEditorial.pdf
American Family Physician;

Jul 28th, 2019 - Measles is one of the most highly transmissible diseases, with 90% of unvaccinated persons infected after contact.1 In 2000, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared that measles was eliminated in the United States, but that e...

Statistics & Maps | Eastern Equine Encephalitis | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/easternequineencephalitis/tech/epi.html

Jul 9th, 2019 - Eastern Equine Encephalitis is a rare disease that is caused by a virus spread by infected mosquitoes

Ritual Nasal Rinsing & Ablution | Naegleria fowleri | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/naegleria/ritual-ablution.html

Apr 3rd, 2019 - Education and information about the brain eating ameba Naegleria fowleri that causes encephalitis and death including frequently asked questions, biology, sources of infection, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control, and other publications a...

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.

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Drugs  39 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  15,253 results

A randomised clinical trial of methotrexate points to possible efficacy and adaptive im...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-020-01095-8
Translational Psychiatry; Chaudhry IB, Husain MO et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - NMDA autoantibody encephalitis presenting as schizophrenia suggests the possible role of adaptive cell-mediated immunity in idiopathic schizophrenia. However, to our knowledge there have been no trials of the immune-suppressant methotrexate in sch...

Status epilepticus from GABABR antibody positive encephalitis due to de novo mixed smal...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-238172
BMJ Case Reports; Kwan C, Sia A et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - We present a case study of a 67-year-old man who presented with a new onset of recurrent tonic-clonic seizures. He had tested positive to gamma-aminobutyric acid B receptor antibodies in his blood and cerebrospinal fluid, and subsequent CT imaging...

Clinical and electrographic features of persistent seizures and status epilepticus asso...
https://doi.org/10.1684/epd.2020.1218
Epileptic Disorders : International Epilepsy Journal with Videotape; Gofshteyn JS, Yeshokumar AK et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Based on a multicenter cohort of people with anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis (anti-NMDARE), we describe seizure phenotypes, electroencephalographic (EEG) findings, and anti-seizure treatment strategies. We also investigated whether specific electr...

Seronegative autoimmune encephalitis.
https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.200424
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De L'Association Medicale Canadienne; Alsrouji O, Memon AB

Dec 1st, 2020 - Seronegative autoimmune encephalitis.|2020|Alsrouji O,Memon AB,|

Morbidity and mortality with RSV infection in hospitalized adults. Comparison with seas...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.11.185
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Atamna A, Babich T et. al.

Nov 29th, 2020 - RSV is considered a major pathogen that causes acute influenza like illness. To compare the clinical outcomes of patients with laboratory-confirmed RSV or influenza infection. Adults hospitalized in Beilinson Hospital (October 2017-April 2018) wit...

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News  397 results

Worldwide Measles Vaccination Is Flagging
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939672

Oct 22nd, 2020 - After almost 2 decades of progress, the global state of measles vaccination and measles mortality is deteriorating. Vaccine hesitancy, natural disasters, geopolitical disruptions, and most recently the COVID-19 pandemic have combined to undermine ...

Worldwide Measles Vaccination Is Flagging
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939672

Oct 22nd, 2020 - After almost 2 decades of progress, the global state of measles vaccination and measles mortality is deteriorating. Vaccine hesitancy, natural disasters, geopolitical disruptions, and most recently the COVID-19 pandemic have combined to undermine ...

TNF Inhibitors Linked to Inflammatory CNS Events
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936175

Aug 20th, 2020 - Use of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors in patients with autoimmune diseases may increase risk for inflammatory central nervous system (CNS) outcomes, new research suggests The nested case-control study included more than 200 participants wi...

TNF Inhibitors Linked to Inflammatory CNS Events
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/936175

Aug 20th, 2020 - Use of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors in patients with autoimmune diseases may increase risk for inflammatory central nervous system (CNS) outcomes, new research suggests The nested case-control study included more than 200 participants wi...

Rare Tick-borne Infections Diagnosed in England
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/935121

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Public Health England (PHE) reported a case of babesiosis and a probable case of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) in England. This is the first record of a UK-acquired case of babesiosis and only the second case of TBE being acquired in the UK. Both ...

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Patient Education  23 results see all →