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ALLMedicine™ Emerging Infectious Diseases Center

Research & Reviews  1,003 results

Travel-screening documentation to enable the "Identify-Isolate-Inform" framework for em...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2020.338
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Sánchez SM, Searle EF et. al.

Aug 26th, 2020 - The early phase of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and ongoing efforts for mitigation underscore the importance of universal travel and symptom screening. We analyzed adherence to documentation of travel and symptom screening thro...

Bats in Ecosystems and their Wide Spectrum of Viral Infectious Threats: SARS-CoV-2 and ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7440229
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Bonilla-Aldana DK, Jimenez-Diaz SD et. al.

Aug 23rd, 2020 - Bats have populated earth for approximately 52 million years, serving as natural reservoirs for a variety of viruses through the course of evolution. Transmission of highly pathogenic viruses from bats has been suspected and linked to a spectrum o...

Convalescent Plasma Therapy for COVID-19: State of the Art.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7430293
Clinical Microbiology Reviews; Focosi D, Anderson AO et. al.

Aug 14th, 2020 - Convalescent plasma (CP) therapy has been used since the early 1900s to treat emerging infectious diseases; its efficacy was later associated with the evidence that polyclonal neutralizing antibodies can reduce the duration of viremia. Recent larg...

Ecological processes underlying the emergence of novel enzootic cycles: Arboviruses in ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7425862
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Guth S, Hanley KA et. al.

Aug 13th, 2020 - Pathogens originating from wildlife (zoonoses) pose a significant public health burden, comprising the majority of emerging infectious diseases. Efforts to control and prevent zoonotic disease have traditionally focused on animal-to-human transmis...

Laboratory verification of an RT-PCR assay for SARS-CoV-2.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7435359
Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis; Wu Y, Xu W et. al.

Aug 5th, 2020 - Reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) is an extremely common clinical method for detecting pathogens, particularly for emerging infectious diseases such as the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Currently, detection of the RNA ...

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Guidelines  3 results

Infant feeding in areas of Zika virus transmission
http://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/guidelines/infantfeeding_zikavirus_transmission/en/
WHO

Jun 30th, 2016 - The purpose of this guideline is to provide a recommendation to guide governments, ministries of health, policy-makers and health-care workers in regions affected by transmission of Zika virus, in the development of local and national protocols an.

CDC Emerging Infectious Diseases Coronavirus Spotlight
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/spotlight/coronavirus

Emerging Infectious Diseases journal created this spotlight to make it easier for readers to locate articles about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) as well as other coronavirus diseases in both humans and animals.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,075 results

Travel-screening documentation to enable the "Identify-Isolate-Inform" framework for em...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2020.338
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Sánchez SM, Searle EF et. al.

Aug 26th, 2020 - The early phase of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and ongoing efforts for mitigation underscore the importance of universal travel and symptom screening. We analyzed adherence to documentation of travel and symptom screening thro...

Bats in Ecosystems and their Wide Spectrum of Viral Infectious Threats: SARS-CoV-2 and ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7440229
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; Bonilla-Aldana DK, Jimenez-Diaz SD et. al.

Aug 23rd, 2020 - Bats have populated earth for approximately 52 million years, serving as natural reservoirs for a variety of viruses through the course of evolution. Transmission of highly pathogenic viruses from bats has been suspected and linked to a spectrum o...

Convalescent Plasma Therapy for COVID-19: State of the Art.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7430293
Clinical Microbiology Reviews; Focosi D, Anderson AO et. al.

Aug 14th, 2020 - Convalescent plasma (CP) therapy has been used since the early 1900s to treat emerging infectious diseases; its efficacy was later associated with the evidence that polyclonal neutralizing antibodies can reduce the duration of viremia. Recent larg...

Ecological processes underlying the emergence of novel enzootic cycles: Arboviruses in ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7425862
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Guth S, Hanley KA et. al.

Aug 13th, 2020 - Pathogens originating from wildlife (zoonoses) pose a significant public health burden, comprising the majority of emerging infectious diseases. Efforts to control and prevent zoonotic disease have traditionally focused on animal-to-human transmis...

Laboratory verification of an RT-PCR assay for SARS-CoV-2.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7435359
Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis; Wu Y, Xu W et. al.

Aug 5th, 2020 - Reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) is an extremely common clinical method for detecting pathogens, particularly for emerging infectious diseases such as the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Currently, detection of the RNA ...

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News  133 results

NYC outbreak of Candida auris linked to 45% mortality
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/174633/healthcare-acquired-infections/nyc-outbreak-candida-auris-linked-45-mortality
Mark S. Lesney

Sep 12th, 2018 - Mortality within 90 days of infection was 45% among 51 patients diagnosed with antibiotic-resistant Candida auris infections in a multihospital outbreak in New York City from 2012 to 2017. Transmission is ongoing in health care facilities, primari.

United Kingdom experience provides important lessons for controlling C. auris outbreaks
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/174005/healthcare-acquired-infections/united-kingdom-experience-provides-important
Sharon Worcester

Sep 4th, 2018 - ATLANTA – The persistence and transmission of Candida auris in health care settings appears to be dependent on environmental survival, underscoring the need for careful investigation of the environment – and, in particular, multiuse patient equipm.

Patient transfers between hospitals contribute substantially to CDI burden
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/173632/healthcare-acquired-infections/patient-transfers-between-hospitals-contribute
Sharon Worcester

Aug 29th, 2018 - ATLANTA – Patient sharing among hospital facilities contributed substantially to the overall Clostridium difficile infection rate, an analysis of interhospital contamination effects showed. Dr.

ID Break: MDR Infections in Hospitals; Prison HCV Lawsuit; Edited Mosquitoes
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/generalinfectiousdisease/71761

Mar 13th, 2018 - Officials at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, including director Tony Fauci, argued in a New England Journal of Medicine editorial that more research is needed into monoclonal antibodies and their potential to fight again...

I.D. Break: Feline Flu; 49 Years of Cholera; Legionella-Land?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/generalinfectiousdisease/69306

Nov 14th, 2017 - From AIDS to Zika, Anthony Fauci, MD, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), has two words of advice for President Trump when dealing with outbreaks: Be prepared. (Annals of Internal Medicine) Fauci also out...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →