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Research & Reviews  43,323 results

Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia PCR test on upper respiratory tract swab.
https://doi.org/10.1111/hiv.13014
HIV Medicine References; Sivaraj V, Cliff P et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) is an opportunistic fungal infection with high morbidity and mortality among people living with HIV. Upper respiratory tract (URT) swabs are routinely taken for testing viral and bacterial pathogens when pati...

The increasing importance of Haemophilus influenzae in community-acquired pneumonia: re...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2020.1846776
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Fally M, Israelsen S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Numerous studies have shown that the aetiology of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) varies considerably among different healthcare settings. Because empiric therapies for CAP should cover the major pathogens, reports examining CAP aetiology are c...

NLRP6 modulates neutrophil homeostasis in bacterial pneumonia-derived sepsis.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41385-020-00357-4
Mucosal Immunology; Cai S, Paudel S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Bacterial pneumonia is a significant cause of morbidity, mortality, and health care expenditures. Optimum neutrophil recruitment and their function are critical defense mechanisms against respiratory pathogens. The nucleotide-binding oligomerizati...

Evaluation of the negative predictive value of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aur...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2020.1299
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Perreault SK, Binks B et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal swabs are utilized to guide the discontinuation of empiric MRSA therapy. In multiple studies, MRSA nasal swabs have been shown to have a negative predictive value (NPV) of ~99% in non-oncolo...

Community-Acquired Pneumonia and Risk of Cardiovascular Events in People Living With HIV.
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.017645
Journal of the American Heart Association; Zifodya JS, Duncan MS et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Background Hospitalization with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in patients uninfected with HIV. We evaluated whether people living with HIV (PLWH) have a higher risk o...

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Guidelines  223 results

Chemoprophylaxis, diagnosis, treatments, and discharge management of COVID-19: An evide...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7472403
Military Medical Research; Jin YH, Zhan QY et. al.

Sep 5th, 2020 - The novel severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is the cause of a rapidly spreading illness, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), affecting more than seventeen million people around the world. Diagnosis and treatment guideli...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Pneumonia in the Immunocompetent Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.033
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chan SS et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Pneumonia is one of the most common acute infections and the single greatest infectious cause of death in children worldwide. In uncomplicated, community-acquired pneumonia in immunocompetent patients, the diagnosis is clinical and imaging has no ...

Transplantation of ACE2- Mesenchymal Stem Cells Improves the Outcome of Patients with COVID-19 Pneumonia
http://www.aginganddisease.org/EN/10.14336/AD.2020.0228
Aging and Disease;

Mar 12th, 2020 - A coronavirus (HCoV-19) has caused the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Wuhan, China. Preventing and reversing the cytokine storm may be the key to save the patients with severe COVID-19 pneumonia. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) hav...

COVID-19 and the cardiovascular system
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41569-020-0360-5
Nature Reviews Cardiology; Zheng YY,et al

Mar 4th, 2020 - Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infects host cells through ACE2 receptors, leading to coronavirus disease (COVID-19)-related pneumonia, while also causing acute myocardial injury and chronic damage to the cardiovascula...

Asymptomatic carrier state, acute respiratory disease, and pneumonia due to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2): Facts and myths
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1684118220300402
Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection;

Mar 3rd, 2020 - Since the emergence of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) (formerly known as the 2019 novel coronavirus [2019-nCoV]) in Wuhan, China in December 2019, which is caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), more than 75,0...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  47,053 results

Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia PCR test on upper respiratory tract swab.
https://doi.org/10.1111/hiv.13014
HIV Medicine References; Sivaraj V, Cliff P et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) is an opportunistic fungal infection with high morbidity and mortality among people living with HIV. Upper respiratory tract (URT) swabs are routinely taken for testing viral and bacterial pathogens when pati...

The increasing importance of Haemophilus influenzae in community-acquired pneumonia: re...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2020.1846776
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Fally M, Israelsen S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Numerous studies have shown that the aetiology of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) varies considerably among different healthcare settings. Because empiric therapies for CAP should cover the major pathogens, reports examining CAP aetiology are c...

NLRP6 modulates neutrophil homeostasis in bacterial pneumonia-derived sepsis.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41385-020-00357-4
Mucosal Immunology; Cai S, Paudel S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Bacterial pneumonia is a significant cause of morbidity, mortality, and health care expenditures. Optimum neutrophil recruitment and their function are critical defense mechanisms against respiratory pathogens. The nucleotide-binding oligomerizati...

Evaluation of the negative predictive value of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aur...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2020.1299
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Perreault SK, Binks B et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal swabs are utilized to guide the discontinuation of empiric MRSA therapy. In multiple studies, MRSA nasal swabs have been shown to have a negative predictive value (NPV) of ~99% in non-oncolo...

Community-Acquired Pneumonia and Risk of Cardiovascular Events in People Living With HIV.
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.017645
Journal of the American Heart Association; Zifodya JS, Duncan MS et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Background Hospitalization with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in patients uninfected with HIV. We evaluated whether people living with HIV (PLWH) have a higher risk o...

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News  3,353 results

Metapneumovirus Infections Clinically Indistinguishable From Flu, RSV
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/941323

Nov 18th, 2020 - The all-consuming news about SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 has overshadowed other viral pathogens that are the cause of severe or fatal lower respiratory infections (LRI) including human metapneumovirus (HMPV). "MPV is really a leading cause of LRI not ...

How the COVID Pandemic May End: Lessons From the 1918 Flu
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940788

Nov 11th, 2020 - Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The Spanish flu hit in the fall of 1918; a second surge occurred from January to April 1919, and a smaller one followed in the winter of 1920. Forty million peop...

Lung Ultrasound Beats Chest X-Ray for COVID-19 Diagnosis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940563

Nov 5th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Point-of-care lung ultrasound is better than chest x-ray for diagnosis of COVID-19 pneumonia, according to new research. "We continue to be confro...

Lung Ultrasound Beats Chest X-Ray for COVID-19 Diagnosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940563

Nov 5th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Point-of-care lung ultrasound is better than chest x-ray for diagnosis of COVID-19 pneumonia, according to new research. "We continue to be confro...

Obesity Biggest Risk for COVID-19 Pneumonia, After Age, Male Sex
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940440

Nov 4th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. In a large international study of patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) with COVID-19, the likelihood of having severe pneumonia (ie,...

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Patient Education  131 results see all →