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Research & Reviews  6,096 results

Increasing Prevalence of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among Hospital and...
https://doi.org/10.2174/1871526523666221201101411
Infectious Disorders Drug Targets; Hamdan EM, Hassan AA et. al.

Dec 6th, 2022 - Staphylococcus aureus is an important bacterium that can cause many diseases. Methicillin-resistant S.aureus (MRSA) is often sub-categorized as Hospital or Community acquired infection. MRSA causes serious problems, such as bloodstream and surgica...

Prevalence, antibiotic resistance, and enterotoxin genes of Staphylococcus aureus isola...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodres.2022.111969
Food Research International (Ottawa, Ont.); Zhang J, Wang J et. al.

Dec 4th, 2022 - Staphylococcal food poisoning is one of the common causes of food diseases, and the risk factor is staphylococcal enterotoxin. Milk and dairy products are often contaminated by antibiotic resistance and enterotoxins Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureu...

Genetic diversity, antibiotic resistance, and virulence profiles of Listeria monocytoge...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodres.2022.112040
Food Research International (Ottawa, Ont.); Li X, Shi X et. al.

Dec 4th, 2022 - Human listeriosis outbreaks are often associated with consumption of contaminated food, especially meat products. To better understand meat contamination of L. monocytogenes, whole genome sequencing(WGS) was performed on all detected isolates to i...

Metagenomic insights into role of red mud in regulating fate of compost antibiotic resi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2022.120795
Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987); Huang Y, Wen X et. al.

Dec 4th, 2022 - In this study, the amendment of red mud (RM) in dairy manure composting on the fate of antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) by both direct (bacteria community, mobile genetic elements and quorum sensing) and indirect ways (environmental factors and ...

Metagenomics reveals that temperature predicts a small proportion of antibiotic resisto...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2022.120793
Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987); Yang J, Yu Q et. al.

Dec 4th, 2022 - Climate warming multiplies the threat of antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) to public health, but whether temperature may predict antibiotic resistomes in water environment remain unknown. Here, by metagenomic sequencing, we investigated the chang...

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Guidelines  5 results

Appropriate Use of Short-Course Antibiotics in Common Infections: Best Practice Advice ...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-7355
Annals of Internal Medicine; Lee RA, Centor RM et. al.

Apr 6th, 2021 - Antimicrobial overuse is a major health care issue that contributes to antibiotic resistance. Such overuse includes unnecessarily long durations of antibiotic therapy in patients with common bacterial infections, such as acute bronchitis with chro...

Recurrent Uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infections in Women: AUA/CUA/SUFU Guideline.
https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000000296
The Journal of Urology; Anger J, Lee U et. al.

May 2nd, 2019 - This document seeks to establish guidance for the evaluation and management of women with recurrent urinary tract infections (rUTI) to prevent inappropriate use of antibiotics, decrease the risk of antibiotic resistance, reduce adverse effects of ...

No. 276-Management of Group B Streptococcal Bacteriuria in Pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2017.11.025
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Allen VM, Yudin MH

Feb 16th, 2018 - To provide information regarding the management of group B streptococcal (GBS) bacteriuria to midwives, nurses, and physicians who are providing obstetrical care. The outcomes considered were neonatal GBS disease, preterm birth, pyelonephritis, ch...

The use of prophylactic antibiotics prior to dental procedures in patients with prosthe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adaj.2014.11.012
Journal of the American Dental Association (1939); Sollecito TP, Abt E et. al.

Jan 9th, 2015 - A panel of experts (the 2014 Panel) convened by the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs developed an evidence-based clinical practice guideline (CPG) on the use of prophylactic antibiotics in patients with prosthetic joints w...

Rational use of antibiotics for the management of children's respiratory tract infectio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prrv.2013.11.011
Paediatric Respiratory Reviews; Chiappini E, Mazzantini R et. al.

Mar 29th, 2014 - Several guidelines for the management of respiratory tract infections in children are available in Italy, as well as in other European countries and the United States of America. However, poor adherence to guidelines and the sustained inappropriat...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  399 results

Assess the Performance of Metagenomic Sequencing in the Diagnosis of STI (NGS-IST)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05581160

Oct 14th, 2022 - Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) have become a major global public health problem and are among the most common infections. The increase antibiotic resistance, particularly in Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Mycoplasma genitalium, is of concern. C...

Azithromycin-Prevention in Labor Use Study (A-PLUS)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03871491

Oct 13th, 2022 - The A-PLUS Trial is a randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel multicenter clinical trial. The study intervention is a single, prophylactic intrapartum oral dose of 2 g azithromycin, with a comparison with a single intrapartum oral dose of an iden...

Vectored Thermal Pulsation, Intense Pulsed Light, and Eyelid Warm Compress Therapies for MGD- An RCT
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05577910

Oct 13th, 2022 - Dry eye disease (DED) is an emerging, under-recognized and under-treated epidemic of the 21st century. It is one of the commonest reasons seeking eye consultation worldwide. Depending on the diagnostic criteria, geographic location and population ...

Training Protocol on the Natural History of Tuberculosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01212003

Oct 12th, 2022 - Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) is a slow-growing bacterium that establishes latent infection in millions of persons worldwide, but only leads to disease in 10% or less of these individuals. It typically causes pneumonia, however dissemination to...

Vaginal Care System for Menopausal Women With Urinary Tract Infections
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05573334

Oct 10th, 2022 - Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are caused by microorganisms that enter the urethra and cause inflammation. These infectious microbes can migrate up the urinary tract into the bladder, the ureters, and finally into the kidneys if untreated. UTIs a...

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News  756 results

Extra Nursing Shifts Endanger Care; UK Policy Could Worsen Antibiotic Resistance; and Trials Begin for New Cancer Drugs
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/984371

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Extra Nursing Shifts Endanger Care Nurses pick up extra shifts for the pay or incentives — but 50-plus-hour weeks may affect their health and patient care. Evidence suggests that long hours may hurt a nurse's physical and mental health, diminish t...

Trending Clinical Topic: Antibiotics for UTI
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/984021

Nov 18th, 2022 - Each week, we identify one top search term, speculate about what caused its popularity, and provide an infographic on a related condition. If you have thoughts about what's trending and why, share them with us on Twitter or Facebook.  Given that m...

Support for Paxlovid Treatment in Older Patients; the Silver Lining to Amoxicillin Shortage; and an App Eases Cancer Fear
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983959

Nov 15th, 2022 - Support for Paxlovid Treatment in Older Patients Older people with COVID-19 in the US avoid Paxlovid treatment more than younger patients do despite evidence of the medication's effectiveness for their age group. A patient aged 45-50 years is more...

Don't Let Amoxicillin Shortage Go to Waste, Abx Stewards Say
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983997

Nov 14th, 2022 - Some experts are encouraging clinicians to see the amoxicillin shortage through pink-colored glasses. The ongoing shortage, which was first reported in October and was prompted by a surge in demand linked in part to influenza and respiratory syncy...

Rapid Rx Quiz: Antibiotic Resistance
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983201

Nov 8th, 2022 - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), antibiotic resistance is widespread, killing at least 1.27 million people and associated with almost 5 million deaths in recent years. In the United States, more than 2.8 million p...

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Patient Education  14 results see all →