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Research & Reviews  1,073 results

Synovial Fluid and Serum Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio: Novel Biomarkers for the Diagn...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.21.01279
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Varady NH, Schwab PE et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Septic arthritis (SA) is a musculoskeletal emergency for which prompt diagnosis and treatment are critical. However, traditional diagnostic criteria of a synovial fluid (SF) white blood-cell count (WBC) of >50,000 cells/mm3 or >90% polymorphonucle...

D-dimer may aid in the diagnosis of pediatric musculoskeletal infections: a prospective...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BPB.0000000000000993
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. Part B; Topak D, Nazik S et. al.

Jun 16th, 2022 - Musculoskeletal infections, including septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, and soft tissue infections, are critical morbidity factors for children and adolescents. This study investigated the role of D-dimer levels for diagnosing childhood musculoskel...

Effectiveness of iPRF Injections in Temporomandibular Joints Degeneration Management
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05214924

Jun 16th, 2022 - Background: The term temporomandibular disorders is used to describe a wide spectrum of functional modifications and pathological conditions involving the temporomandibular joints, masticatory muscles and other surrounding structures. Temporomandi...

Peritonsillar abscess due to temporomandibular joint septic arthritis: an uncommon caus...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-247111
BMJ Case Reports; Thakur N, Negi S et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - Peritonsillar abscess is a common presentation of complicated acute tonsillitis. The temporomandibular joint septic arthritis is an uncommon clinical entity while its complications are further rare. We present a case of a man in his late 30s who p...

Critical approach to atypical spectrum of melioidosis: a case-series based literature r...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2022-249417
BMJ Case Reports; Sharma A, Mahajan Z et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - Melioidosis is an emerging infectious disease with highest predominance in Southeast Asia, but it has a significantly lower incidence across other parts of the globe. The most common systemic involvement seen in melioidosis is pulmonary, followed ...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Osteomyelitis or Septic Arthritis-Child (Excluding Axial ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.017
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Shet NS et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Imaging plays an integral role in the evaluation of suspected musculoskeletal infections in children, not only in the accurate identification of infection such as osteomyelitis or septic arthritis, but also in guiding management. Various diagnosti...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acutely Limping Child Up To Age 5.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2018.09.030
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Safdar NM et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - Imaging plays in important role in the evaluation of the acutely limping child. The decision-making process about initial imaging must consider the level of suspicion for infection and whether symptoms can be localized. The appropriateness of spec...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Osteomyelitis, Septic Arthritis, or Soft Tissue...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.02.008
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Beaman FD et. al.

May 6th, 2017 - Infection of the musculoskeletal system is a common clinical problem. Differentiating soft tissue from osseous infection often determines the appropriate clinical therapeutic course. Radiographs are the recommend initial imaging examination, and a...

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Drugs  3 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  37 results

Effectiveness of iPRF Injections in Temporomandibular Joints Degeneration Management
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05214924

Jun 16th, 2022 - Background: The term temporomandibular disorders is used to describe a wide spectrum of functional modifications and pathological conditions involving the temporomandibular joints, masticatory muscles and other surrounding structures. Temporomandi...

Comparing Platelet Rich Plasma and Corticosteroid for Military & Civilian Patients With Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05160441

Jun 3rd, 2022 - Shoulder arthroplasty provides successful improvement in pain and function for the treatment of end stage osteoarthritis (OA) of the shoulder in the older patient population (Sanchez 2008, Sampson 2010, Kon 2012, Fitzpatrick 2017). However, the op...

Exploratory Study of Ultrasound Signs of Native Septic Arthritis of the Knee
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04952220

May 26th, 2022 - Secondary Objectives: Search for poor prognostic factors in native septic arthritis of the knee. To look for an association between initial sonographic factors and the use of joint lavage. Look for associations between sonographic signs and clinic...

Prevalence of Pathogens in Synovial Fluid Obtained From Emergency Department Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05341908

Apr 22nd, 2022 - This is a prospective, observational study of patients presenting to the emergency departments at 9 EMERGEncy ID NET sites. The objectives of the proposed study are to: Describe the range and proportion of infectious agents in synovial fluid as de...

Short 3-week Antibiotic Treatment Versus 6 Weeks in Adults With Septic Arthritis of Native Joint
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03716921

Mar 10th, 2022 - This trial is a nationwide, non inferiority, multicenter French randomized, open-label, controlled trial comparing two treatment durations, 3 versus 6 weeks, in septic arthritis of native joints. Patients who fulfill inclusion criteria will be ran...

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News  89 results

Painful swelling of fingers and toe
https://www.mdedge.com/psoriatic-arthritis-challenge-center/article/252591/psoriatic-arthritis/painful-swelling-fingers-and

Mar 9th, 2022 - Although psoriatic arthritis is not the only disease associated with dactylitis — other culprits are sarcoidosis, septic arthritis, tuberculosis, and gout — dactylitis is one of the characteristic symptoms of psoriatic arthritis. Dactylitis is see.

Fast Five Quiz: Pneumococcal Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957889

Sep 15th, 2021 - Pneumococcal infections are caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, a gram-positive, catalase-negative organism simply called pneumococcus. S pneumoniae is the most frequent cause of community-acquired pneumonia, bacterial meningitis, bacteremia, and ...

Fast Five Quiz: Pneumococcal Infections
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/957889

Sep 15th, 2021 - Pneumococcal infections are caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, a gram-positive, catalase-negative organism simply called pneumococcus. S pneumoniae is the most frequent cause of community-acquired pneumonia, bacterial meningitis, bacteremia, and ...

Fast Five Quiz: Pediatric Pneumococcal Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957419

Sep 8th, 2021 - Streptococcus pneumoniae infections are a common cause of bacterial infection in children. Pediatric infections caused by this pathogen include otitis media, sinusitis, occult bacteremia, pneumonia, meningitis, osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, per...

Fast Five Quiz: Pediatric Pneumococcal Infections
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/957419

Sep 8th, 2021 - Streptococcus pneumoniae infections are a common cause of bacterial infection in children. Pediatric infections caused by this pathogen include otitis media, sinusitis, occult bacteremia, pneumonia, meningitis, osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, per...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →