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Research & Reviews  1,621 results

Comparative evaluation of four commercial analyzers for the serological screening of he...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2022.105219
Journal of Clinical Virology : the Official Publication O... Kutvonen H, Jarva H et. al.

Jun 27th, 2022 - Independent evaluations that deploy clinical patient samples are important in assessing the performance of commercial tests used for serological screening of viral hepatitis and HIV in clinical laboratories. We compared the analytical performance ...

Prevalence of Hepatitis in Prisoners: A Systematic Review of Current Evidence.
https://doi.org/10.2174/1871526522666220620115006
Infectious Disorders Drug Targets; Pashangzadeh S, Seyed Alinaghi SA et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Prisoners represent high-risk behaviors such as injecting drug use, sharing syringes, tattooing, and unprotected sexual intercourse. The authors aimed to study the prevalence of hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and hepatitis D in the prisoners. We conduc...

Precancerous cervical lesions caused by non-vaccine-preventable HPV types after vaccina...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(22)00291-1
The Lancet. Oncology; Shing JZ, Hu S et. al.

Jun 17th, 2022 - In women vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV), reductions in cervical disease and related procedures results in more women having intact transformation zones, potentially increasing the risk of cervical lesions caused by non-vaccine-preve...

Hepatitis a testing and susceptibility in men who have sex with men: an unintended bene...
https://doi.org/10.1071/SH22061
Sexual Health; Gouda M, Fitzpatrick C et. al.

Jun 16th, 2022 - Hepatitis A is a sexually transmitted enteric infection in men who have sex with men (MSM). HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) has increased opportunities for sexual health interventions in MSM. 588 (372 in 2019, 216 in 2021) MSM attended for the...

Leukocyte Count (WBC)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2054452-print

Jun 16th, 2022 - The reference range for adults (males and females) is as follows[1] : Total leukocytes (adults and children >2 years) - 5000-10,000/mm3 Total leukocytes (children aged 2 years or below) - 6200-17,000/mm3 Total leukocytes (neonates) - 9000-30,000/m...

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Guidelines  6 results

Update: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for Use of ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6319798
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Nelson NP, Link-Gelles R et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2018 - Postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) with hepatitis A (HepA) vaccine or immune globulin (IG) effectively prevents infection with hepatitis A virus (HAV) when administered within 2 weeks of exposure. Preexposure prophylaxis against HAV infection through ...

The Need to Optimize Adolescent Immunization.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-4186
Pediatrics Bernstein HH, Bocchini JA et. al.

Feb 9th, 2017 - The adolescent period heralds the pediatric patient's transition into adulthood. It is a time of dynamic development during which effective preventive care measures can promote safe behaviors and the development of lifelong health habits. One of t...

ACG Clinical Guideline: Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries.
https://doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2016.517
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kwo PY, Cohen SM et. al.

Dec 21st, 2016 - Clinicians are required to assess abnormal liver chemistries on a daily basis. The most common liver chemistries ordered are serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. These tests sh...

A shot at hepatitis prevention.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22086888
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association; Voise N,

Dec 7th, 2011 - Recent trends suggest that the prevalence of hepatitis infection has declined in populations vaccinated against the hepatitis viruses. Still, with an estimated 20,000 new infections annually in the United States from human hepatitis A virus, as ma...

Recommendations for administering hepatitis A vaccine to contacts of international adop...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2011-1495
Pediatrics

Sep 29th, 2011 - The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommend routine administration of hepatitis A vaccine for household members and close contacts, inclu...

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Drugs  11 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  160 results

Trial of Antibody Responses by Vitamin Supplementation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03859687

Jun 7th, 2022 - Children between the ages of 1 and 4 years old (inclusive) will be enrolled. All will receive PCV and hepatitis A vaccination. Those randomized to the treatment arm will receive 10,000 IU orally at the time of vaccination, while those randomized t...

Efficacy of Fecal Microbial Transplantation Treatment in Adults With Atopic Dermatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04283968

May 25th, 2022 - This is a prospective, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study aimed to assess the safety and clinical efficacy of FMT for the treatment of mild-moderate AD, and to assess the change in the fecal microbiota following FMT in the study population. ...

Immunogenicity and Safety of an Inactivated COVID-19 Vaccine
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04953325

Apr 14th, 2022 - This study is a randomized, placebo-controlled and opened, phase 4 clinical trial to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of an inactivated COVID-19 vaccine(CoronaVac)in healthy population aged 18 years and older . The experimental vaccine is m...

Immunogenicity,Safety and Cross - Immune Response With the Strains of the Booster Immunization Using an Inactivated COVID-19 Vaccine
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05329038

Apr 14th, 2022 - This study is a phase 4 clinical trial to evaluate the immunogenicity,safety and cross-immune response of booster immunization using COVID-19 vaccine,to compare the similarities and differences of immune responses between primary immunization and...

Transmission Reduction and Prevention With HPV Vaccination (TRAP-HPV) Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01824537

Apr 8th, 2022 - Two prophylactic vaccines (Gardasil by Merck, and Cervarix by GlaxoSmithKline) have been proven in randomized controlled trials (RCT) to be highly effective in preventing infection against the target HPV types (HPV-6, 11, 16 and 18, for Gardasil, ...

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News  322 results

North Korea Reports Outbreak of Another Infectious Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/975908

Jun 20th, 2022 - North Korean officials have reported a major outbreak of another infectious disease, which is affecting at least 800 families so far. Medical crews and disease investigators were sent to Haeju City in South Hwanghae province for an "acute enteric ...

US, Canada Investigate Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked to Organic Strawberries
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974788

May 31st, 2022 - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Food safety regulators in the United States and Canada are investigating a Hepatitis A outbreak potentially linked to tainted organic strawberries that has sickened 17 people in the United States and 10 in Canada, the agenci...

CDC Investigating More Than 100 Severe Pediatric Hepatitis Cases in 25 States and US Territories
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973610

May 6th, 2022 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now investigating 109 cases of unexplained pediatric hepatitis cases in 25 US states and territories, the public health agency said today. Nearly all the children (90%) required hospitalizati...

Mysterious Hepatitis in Kids: What We Know and Don't Know Now
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973614

May 6th, 2022 - At least 228 probable cases of severe hepatitis in children have been reported across 20 countries worldwide, according to the World Health Organization on May 4. In the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is invest...

Clinical Clues, Possible Culprit Identified in Kids' Mystery Hepatitis Cases
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/hepatitis/98489

Apr 29th, 2022 - Adenovirus was detected in the blood specimens of all nine children with acute hepatitis infection identified in Alabama from October 2021 to February 2022, researchers found. The nine children were 0 to 6 years old and previously healthy, and mos...

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Patient Education  14 results see all →