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ALLMedicine™ Staphylococcal Infections Center

Research & Reviews  180 results

A bundle of infection control measures reduces post-operative sternal wound infection d...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhin.2022.03.006
The Journal of Hospital Infection; Locke T, Parsons H et. al.

Mar 29th, 2022 - Prevention of cardiac surgical site infection has largely focused on reducing infection due to Staphylococcus aureus although other bacteria also play an important role in this complication. We assess the impact of an evolving infection control pr...

Staphylococcal Infections Workup
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/228816-workup

Mar 9th, 2022 - Laboratory Studies Obtain cultures (with susceptibilities) as appropriate for the site of infection. Blood cultures may be positive for staphylococcal species, even when results from other cultures are negative. Obtain blood cultures from all pati...

Staphylococcal Infections
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/228816-overview

Mar 9th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Staphylococcal infections usually are caused by Staphylococcus aureus (S aureus). However, the incidence of infections due to Staphylococcus epidermidis (S epidermidis) and other coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS) also has...

Streptococcus pneumoniae Impairs Maturation of Human Dendritic Cells and Consequent Act...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000522339
Journal of Innate Immunity; Paulikat AD, Tölken LA et. al.

Mar 7th, 2022 - Influenza A Virus (IAV), Staphylococcus aureus (staphylococci), and Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococci) are leading viral and bacterial causes of pneumonia. Dendritic cells (DCs) are present in the lower respiratory tract. They are characterize...

Exebacase: A Novel Approach to the Treatment of Staphylococcal Infections.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40268-022-00383-6 10.1007/s40121-021-00575-8
Drugs in R&D; McCarthy MW

Feb 18th, 2022 - Lysins are bacteriophage-derived enzymes that degrade essential components of bacteria. Exebacase (Lysin CF-301) is an attractive antimicrobial agent because it demonstrates rapid bacteriolytic activity against staphylococcal species, including St...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Human Immunity Against Staphylococcus Aureus Skin Infection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02262819

Mar 30th, 2021 - The incidence of community-associated (CA) staphylococcal infections, especially those caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), has increased dramatically in recent years. Skin and soft tissues are the primary site for most of...

Host Factors in Invasive and Recurrent Staphylococcus Aureus Infection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00911430

Dec 17th, 2019 - The incidence of community-associated (CA) staphylococcal infections, especially those caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), has increased dramatically in recent years. Although the majority of these infections are limited ...

Ceftriaxone as Home IV for Staph Infections
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04141787

Oct 28th, 2019 - The use of ceftriaxone for deep-seated Staphylococcal infections requiring prolonged IV treatment is a practice that has already evolved both locally and globally despite the absence of high-quality clinical data. Retrospective studies that suppor...

Rifampin Combination Therapy Versus Monotherapy in Early Staphylococcal Infections After Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00423982

Jun 27th, 2013 - The study is a controlled randomized multicentre trial with 8 participating centres in Norway. We will include patients with the diagnosis of early infections (within 4 weeks post operatively)after hip or knee replacement. Patients with clinical s...

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News  16 results

For vertebral osteomyelitis, early switch to oral antibiotics is feasible
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/138019/healthcare-acquired-infections/vertebral-osteomyelitis-early-switch
Michele G. Sullivan

May 11th, 2017 - VIENNA – A 6-week course of antibiotics, with an early switch from intravenous to oral, appears to be a safe and appropriate option for some patients with pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis. A single-center retrospective study of 82 such patients fo.

Clindamycin confers no extra benefit for kids with SSSS
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/111092/infectious-diseases/clindamycin-confers-no-extra-benefit-kids-ssss
Dermatology News; Kari Oakes

Aug 5th, 2016 - MINNEAPOLIS – A large single-site case review found that most pediatric patients with staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) had a classic presentation, often preceded by an upper respiratory tract infection. In the review, surgical debrideme.

Spring Fever Brings Springtime Maladies
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/861862

Apr 18th, 2016 - Hello. I'm Paul Auwaerter with Medscape Infectious Diseases, speaking from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Spring fever may be affecting some listeners, and although this isn't something we wish to be cured of, we may be seeing in...

IDWEEK: Smother and pull, but don’t chop – how to identify and remove botfly larvae
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/103795/infectious-diseases/idweek-smother-and-pull-dont-chop-how-identify
Amy Karon

Oct 23rd, 2015 - SAN DIEGO – Identifying a botfly infestation can be the toughest part of treating it. It’s not uncommon for travelers to return from Costa Rica, Belize, and other Central and South American countries with Dermatobia hominis infestations, but clini.

IDWEEK: Smother and pull, but don’t chop – how to identify and remove botfly larvae
https://www.mdedge.com/infectiousdisease/article/103795/infectious-diseases/idweek-smother-and-pull-dont-chop-how-identify
Amy Karon

Oct 23rd, 2015 - SAN DIEGO – Identifying a botfly infestation can be the toughest part of treating it. It’s not uncommon for travelers to return from Costa Rica, Belize, and other Central and South American countries with Dermatobia hominis infestations, but clini.

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