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Research & Reviews  1,295 results

Multicentre evaluation of two multiplex PCR platforms for the rapid microbiological inv...
https://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2021-216990
Thorax Enne VI, Aydin A et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - Culture-based microbiological investigation of hospital-acquired or ventilator-associated pneumonia (HAP or VAP) is insensitive, with aetiological agents often unidentified. This can lead to excess antimicrobial treatment of patients with suscepti...

Efficacy and Safety of CAZ-AVI in the Treatment of Infections Due to Carbapenem-resistant G- Pathogens in Chinese Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04882085

Jan 14th, 2022 - This is an open-label, randomized, multi-center, interventional, active-controlled Phase 4 study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of CAZ-AVI versus BAT in the treatment of infected participants with selected infection types (Hospital Acquired P...

Ventilator-Free Days in Neonatal Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia.
https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1739-3678
American Journal of Perinatology; Thatrimontrichai A, Phatigomet M et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - To compare the ventilator-free days (VFDs) at day 28 and the short-term outcomes in neonates with and without ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP and non-VAP groups). We performed a cohort study in a Thai neonatal intensive care unit between 2014...

The relationship between the expression of serum IL-18 mRNA, CC16, and sTREM-1 and the ...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-3511
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Wang J, Zhao Y et. al.

Jan 13th, 2022 - This study aimed to explore the relationship between the severity and prognosis of elderly patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and the expression of serum interleukin-18 mRNA (IL-18 mRNA), Clara cell secretory protein 16 (CC16) and...

Nutritional Status Disorders and Selected Risk Factors of Ventilator-Associated Pneumon...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8744923
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Ścisło L, Walewska E et. al.

Jan 12th, 2022 - The development of pneumonia in patients treated in intensive care wards is influenced by numerous factors resulting from the primary health condition and co-morbidities. The aim of this study is the determination of the correlation between nutrit...

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Guidelines  6 results

International ERS/ESICM/ESCMID/ALAT guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired ...
https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.00582-2017
The European Respiratory Journal; Torres A, Niederman MS et. al.

Sep 12th, 2017 - The most recent European guidelines and task force reports on hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) were published almost 10 years ago. Since then, further randomised clinical trials of HAP and VAP have been c...

Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 C...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4981759
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Kalil AC, Metersky ML et. al.

Jul 16th, 2016 - It is important to realize that guidelines cannot always account for individual variation among patients. They are not intended to supplant physician judgment with respect to particular patients or special clinical situations. IDSA considers adher...

Preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia: An executive summary of the Association for...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2010.08.004
American Journal of Infection Control; Rebmann T, Greene LR

Sep 28th, 2010 - This article is an executive summary of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc, Elimination Guide for ventilator-associated pneumonia. Infection preventionists are encouraged to obtain the original, full-lengt...

Preventing catheter-associated urinary tract infections: An executive summary of the As...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2010.08.003
American Journal of Infection Control; Rebmann T, Greene LR

Sep 28th, 2010 - The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) began publishing their series of Elimination Guides in 2007. Since then, 9 Elimination Guides have been developed that cover a range of important infection prevention i...

American Burn Association Practice guidelines for prevention, diagnosis, and treatment ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BCR.0b013e3181bfb68f
Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication Of... Mosier MJ, Pham TN

Oct 15th, 2009 - The purpose of this guideline is to review the available published literature on ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) as it pertains to the burn patient. It provides an evidence-based recommendation for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of...

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Drugs  10 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  78 results

Efficacy and Safety of CAZ-AVI in the Treatment of Infections Due to Carbapenem-resistant G- Pathogens in Chinese Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04882085

Jan 14th, 2022 - This is an open-label, randomized, multi-center, interventional, active-controlled Phase 4 study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of CAZ-AVI versus BAT in the treatment of infected participants with selected infection types (Hospital Acquired P...

Ceftolozane-tazobactam Versus Meropenem for ESBL and AmpC-producing Enterobacterales Bloodstream Infection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04238390

Dec 23rd, 2021 - Enterobacterales are common causes of bacteraemia, and may produce extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) or AmpC beta-lactamases. ESBL or AmpC producers are typically resistant to third generation cephalosporins such as ceftriaxone, but suscep...

Oral Care to Prevent Ventilator-associated Pneumonia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05161962

Dec 17th, 2021 - The universe of this research, which was designed as a semi-experimental study, is composed of patients connected to the mechanical ventilator lying in Atatürk University Training and Research Hospital Anesthesia and Reanimation Intensive Care Uni...

Comprehensive Molecular Diagnosis and Management of Hospital- and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia in Norway
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04381247

Dec 6th, 2021 - Lower respiratory tract infections include hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) and ventilator- associated pneumonia (VAP) with a very high mortality in critically ill patients. Diagnosis is difficult with an inherent uncertainty and complicated by c...

Diaphragm Training Ultrasound
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04186325

Nov 15th, 2021 - Common neurological indications of intubation and initiation of mechanical ventilation (MV) include ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, neurotrauma, and intracranial hemorrhage. Mechanical ventilation is frequently applied to protect the airway from ...

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News  172 results

Keeping a Tight Rein on Unnecessary Expenditures in Oncology Practice
https://www.onclive.com/view/keeping-a-tight-rein-on-unnecessary-expenditures-in-oncology-practice

Oct 6th, 2021 - Jay T. Bishoff, MD When Intermountain Healthcare in Salt Lake City, Utah, was preparing to spend upward of $3 million on new ventilators in its intensive care unit (ICU) 14 years ago, a few doctors decided to first see if they could improve outco...

Probiotic Flops for Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Prevention
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/pneumonia/94614

Sep 21st, 2021 - For critically ill patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), administration of a probiotic failed to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP), a multinational randomized trial showed. In an analysis of more than 2,500 patients on mechanical ...

Early Tracheotomy Tied to Less Pneumonia, Fewer Ventilator Days, Shorter ICU Stays
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947658

Mar 18th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Early tracheotomy placement in critically ill patients is associated with lower ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) rates, shorter durations of mechanical ventilation and fewer ICU days, but not with reduced short-ter...

Lower-PEEP Strategy Promising in Critically Ill Patients Without Respiratory Distress
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942763

Dec 17th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For critically ill patients without acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), a ventilation strategy with lower positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) was as good as a strategy using higher PEEP with respect ventilat...

Can a probiotic prevent COVID-19?
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/232138/coronavirus-updates/can-probiotic-prevent-covid-19

Nov 19th, 2020 - Researchers are testing whether a probiotic called Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG can prevent COVID-19 in household contacts of COVID patients. On the Nov.

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