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Research & Reviews  928 results

On Shakespeare and cutaneous diseases.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clindermatol.2021.05.018
Clinics in Dermatology; Xu J

Nov 24th, 2021 - Disorders with dermatologic features are intractable and rife in Shakespeare's world. For this reason, they occupy an unusual position in culture. "The plague" and "leprosy" are popular insults and epithets-indictments of not external pathogens bu...

Preparing for the next plague.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41587-021-01140-x
Nature Biotechnology; DeFrancesco L

Nov 21st, 2021 - Preparing for the next plague.|2021|DeFrancesco L,|

Letermovir conversion after valganciclovir treatment in cytomegalovirus high-risk abdom...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.13766
Transplant Infectious Disease : an Official Journal of Th... Jorgenson MR, Kleiboeker H et. al.

Nov 21st, 2021 - To evaluate the association of conversion from valganciclovir to letermovir on cytomegalovirus-specific cellular immunity METHODS: Adult patients were included if they received a kidney or liver transplant between 8/1/2018-12/31/20, developed symp...

The Role of Blood Flow Restriction Therapy in Postoperative Elderly Patients With Hip Fracture
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04809714

Nov 17th, 2021 - For elderly patients, a hip fracture is a life-altering event associated with poor overall outcomes despite early surgical treatment. The elderly population and those with significant osteopenia is growing exponentially and thus the optimal treatm...

Pretreatment With Fluticasone Propionate Increases Antibiotic Efficacy During Treatment...
https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01275-21
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Crane SD, Banerjee SK et. al.

Nov 16th, 2021 - Severe and late-stage pneumonias are often difficult to treat with antibiotics alone due to overwhelming host inflammatory responses mounted to clear infection. These host responses contribute to pulmonary damage leading to acute lung injury, acut...

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Guidelines  2 results

Antimicrobial Treatment and Prophylaxis of Plague: Recommendations for Naturally Acquir...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8312557
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Nelson CA, Meaney-Delman D et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - This report provides CDC recommendations to U.S. health care providers regarding treatment, pre-exposure prophylaxis, and postexposure prophylaxis of plague. Yersinia pestis, the bacterium that causes plague, leads to naturally occurring disease i...

National Athletic Trainers' Association Position Statement: Exertional Heat Illnesses.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4639891
Journal of Athletic Training; Casa DJ, DeMartini JK et. al.

Sep 19th, 2015 - To present best-practice recommendations for the prevention, recognition, and treatment of exertional heat illnesses (EHIs) and to describe the relevant physiology of thermoregulation. Certified athletic trainers recognize and treat athletes with ...

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Drugs  410 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

The Role of Blood Flow Restriction Therapy in Postoperative Elderly Patients With Hip Fracture
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04809714

Nov 17th, 2021 - For elderly patients, a hip fracture is a life-altering event associated with poor overall outcomes despite early surgical treatment. The elderly population and those with significant osteopenia is growing exponentially and thus the optimal treatm...

Safety and Efficacy of KOVIR (TD0068) in the Combination Regimen With Background Treatment in COVID-19 Patients (KOVIR)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05082727

Oct 19th, 2021 - The acute pneumonia pandemic caused by a new strain of corona virus 2019 named as COVID-19 by the World Health Organization (WHO) is a pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2 virus. The reported symptoms have included, but are not limited to fever or chills...

Mobile Health (mHealth) Tools to Improve Delivery Quality of a Family Home Visiting Intervention
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04481399

Jul 27th, 2021 - The proposed exploratory research will pilot a family-focused, behavioral health intervention while also developing and piloting innovative and cost-effective mHealth tools to support Community Health Workers (CHWs) in Sierra Leone. This dual focu...

Home Visits for Patients at Risk for Appointment No-shows
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04376736

Jul 19th, 2021 - Unused clinic visits due to patient no-shows continue to plague American healthcare as a large source of waste and avoidable constraint on access. The average no-show rate across 105 studies was 23% though with wide variation (4% to 79%). No-show ...

Effects of Lavender Oil on Postoperative Pain, Sleep Quality and Mood
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03093454

Apr 1st, 2021 - Background & Significance: Essential oils have been formally documented in use since the time of the Egyptians. The Ebers Papyrus document notes Egyptians using frankincense for different physical ailments. In Greece Hippocrates used essential oil...

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News  194 results

Forget Privacy; Vaccine Passports Are Sorely Needed
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958432

Oct 4th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hi. I'm Art Caplan. I'm at the New York University Grossman School of Medicine, where I run the Division of Medical Ethics. There has been much discussion lately about vaccine mandates. I support vaccin...

Meningitis Outbreak Kills 129 in North-East Congo
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958315

Sep 9th, 2021 - KINSHASA (Reuters) - A meningitis outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo's north-eastern Tshopo province has killed 129 of the 267 people who have been infected since the first cases were discovered in June, the health minister said late on Tues...

Microscopic Lung Damage May Continue in 'Long COVID'
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/956523

Aug 13th, 2021 - (Reuters) - The persistent breathing issues that plague some COVID-19 survivors, known as "long COVID," may be due to microscopic processes that continue to damage lungs even after the acute infection is over, new findings suggest. Researchers stu...

Treating Bioterrorism-Related Plague: CDC Issues New Guidelines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955928

Aug 3rd, 2021 - The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has issued the first recommendations for the prevention and treatment of plague since 2000. The new guidelines focus on the possibility of bioterrorism with mass casualty events from an intentional release of ...

Female Surgeons Face Infertility, Pregnancy Complications
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/generalsurgery/93782

Jul 28th, 2021 - Female surgeons were found to be at increased risk of infertility and pregnancy complications in a national survey study. The survey showed that female surgeons, compared with male surgeons, had fewer biologic children (mean 1.8 vs 2.3), were more...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →