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Research & Reviews  5,777 results

Klebsiella pneumoniae-related brain abscess and meningitis in adults: Case report.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000028415
Medicine Zhao J, Huo T et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - Klebsiella pneumoniae is once thought to be a less common cause of brain abscess in adults and is mainly hospital-acquired. Community-acquired CNS infection (brain abscess and meningitis) caused by K pneumoniae without other metastatic septic absc...

NMR based CSF metabolomics in tuberculous meningitis: correlation with clinical and MRI...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11011-021-00860-y
Metabolic Brain Disease; Parihar R, Shukla R et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - We report the potential role of 1H Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) based metabolomics in tuberculous meningitis (TBM). We also correlate the significant metabolites with clinical-radiological parameters. Forty-three patients with TBM were include...

Cranial Base Pachymeningitis in Children: Beyond Tuberculosis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003459
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Mesquita AL, Coutinho JVSC et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - Cryptococcal meningitis has clinical and radiologic manifestations similar to tuberculosis. A 12-year-old immunocompetent male developed cranial base pachymeningitis caused by Cryptococcus gattii infection. Although tuberculosis is the main cause ...

Indirect effects of the covid-19 pandemic on childhood infection in England: population...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8753487
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Kadambari S, Goldacre R et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - To assess the impact of the covid-19 pandemic on hospital admission rates and mortality outcomes for childhood respiratory infections, severe invasive infections, and vaccine preventable disease in England. Population based observational study of ...

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Guidelines  7 results

Committee Opinion No. 712 Summary: Intrapartum Management of Intraamniotic Infection.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002230
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jul 26th, 2017 - Intraamniotic infection, also known as chorioamnionitis, is an infection with resultant inflammation of any combination of the amniotic fluid, placenta, fetus, fetal membranes, or decidua. Intraamniotic infection is a common condition noted among ...

Committee Opinion No. 712: Intrapartum Management of Intraamniotic Infection.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002236
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jul 26th, 2017 - Intraamniotic infection, also known as chorioamnionitis, is an infection with resultant inflammation of any combination of the amniotic fluid, placenta, fetus, fetal membranes, or decidua. Intraamniotic infection is a common condition noted among ...

The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute me...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2016.01.007
The Journal of Infection; McGill F, Heyderman RS et. al.

Feb 5th, 2016 - Bacterial meningitis and meningococcal sepsis are rare conditions with high case fatality rates. Early recognition and prompt treatment saves lives. In 1999 the British Infection Society produced a consensus statement for the management of immunoc...

Committee Opinion No. 614: Management of pregnant women with presumptive exposure to Li...
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.AOG.0000457501.73326.6c
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Nov 21st, 2014 - Listeriosis is predominantly a foodborne illness, with sporadic and outbreak-related cases tied to consumption of food contaminated with listeria (Listeria monocytogenes). The incidence of listeriosis associated with pregnancy is approximately 13 ...

Management of suspected viral encephalitis in children - Association of British Neurolo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2011.11.013
The Journal of Infection; Kneen R, Michael BD et. al.

Nov 29th, 2011 - In the 1980s the outcome of patients with herpes simplex encephalitis was shown to be dramatically improved with aciclovir treatment. Delays in starting treatment, particularly beyond 48 h after hospital admission, are associated with a worse prog...

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Drugs  640 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  133 results

Healthy, Immunized Communities Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03854734

Dec 21st, 2021 - Vaccines are considered one of the greatest public health successes. Unfortunately, an increasing rate of parental resistance in recent years has led to a reemergence of vaccine-preventable diseases. This project seeks to determine the effect of a...

Neostigmine and Atropine for the Treatment of Headache After Dural Puncture
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05116930

Dec 16th, 2021 - Hypothesis: Neostigmine and atropine will reduce the proportion of postpartum women with a PDPH requiring EBP who developed a PDPH after accidental dural puncture with a Tuohy needle. Background: The post dural puncture headache (PDPH) is a well-d...

Single Dose Liposomal Amphotericin for Asymptomatic Cryptococcal Antigenemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03945448

Dec 16th, 2021 - This will be a randomized controlled trial of asymptomatic (Cryptococcal Antigen test)CrAg positive persons in Uganda. Patients will be randomized to receive preemptive treatment with 1 dose of liposomal amphotericin (10mg/kg) in addition to stand...

QIAstat-Dx® Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel Performance Evaluation Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05155553

Dec 13th, 2021 - This multicenter study aims to evaluate the performance of QIAstat-Dx Meningitis/Encephalitis (ME) Panel with another validated comparator method.

QIAstat-Dx® Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel Performance Evaluation Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05092438

Dec 10th, 2021 - This multicenter study aims to evaluate the performance of QIAstat-Dx Meningitis/Encephalitis (ME) Panel with another validated comparator method.

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News  863 results

 'Dramatic' Fall in Hospital Admissions for Childhood Infections During Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966523

Jan 13th, 2022 - Rates of hospital admissions for common and severe childhood infections in England underwent a "substantial" reduction in the first 12 months of COVID-19, a study found. Cases of influenza, bronchiolitis, and meningitis dipped as pandemic lockdown...

Pembrolizumab/Lenvatinib Plus Belzutifan or Quavonlimab Under Investigation in Advanced Clear Cell RCC
https://www.onclive.com/view/pembrolizumab-lenvatinib-plus-belzutifan-or-quavonlimab-under-investigation-in-advanced-clear-cell-rcc

Jan 4th, 2022 - A phase 3 clinical trial (NCT04736706) will compare the safety and efficacy of a co-formulation of pembrolizumab (Keytruda) and quavonlimab (MK-1308; MK-1308A) plus lenvatinib (Lenvima) and that of pembrolizumab, belzutifan (Welireg), and lenvatin...

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors Correlate With Specific Neurologic Events
https://www.onclive.com/view/immune-checkpoint-inhibitors-correlate-with-specific-neurologic-events

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Use of immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) was clearly associated with higher incidences of specific neurologic toxicities in a broad-based retrospective pharmacovigilance study, and clinicians need to monitor for these immune-related adverse even...

Bariatric Surgery an Epilepsy Risk Factor?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/964471

Dec 9th, 2021 - Bariatric surgery for weight loss is associated with a significantly increased risk for epilepsy, new research suggests. Although the epidemiologic study didn't address the potential mechanisms underlying the link between the surgery and epilepsy ...

Febrile Infants: When Can We Skip the Lumbar Puncture?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962507

Dec 8th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Christopher J. Chiu, MD: Welcome back to The Cribsiders and our Medscape video recap of our pediatric medicine podcast. Justin, what are we talking about today? Justin L. Berk, MD, MPH, MBA: We're talki...

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Patient Education  40 results see all →