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ALLMedicine™ Lower Respiratory Tract Infections Center

Research & Reviews  195 results

RSV disease in infants and young children: Can we see a brighter future?
https://doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2022.2079322
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Baraldi E, Checcucci Lisi G et. al.

Jun 21st, 2022 - Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a highly contagious seasonal virus and the leading cause of Lower Respiratory Tract Infections (LRTI), including pneumonia and bronchiolitis in children. RSV-related LRTI cause approximately 3 million hospitali...

Incidence of respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infections during the ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiac227
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Langley JM, Bianco V et. al.

Jun 8th, 2022 - The true burden of lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) due to respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) remains unclear. This study aimed to provide more robust, multinational data on RSV-LRTI incidence and burden in the first 2 years of life. This...

Repeated-Dose Toxicity, Biodistribution, and Shedding Assessments With a ChAd155 Respir...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10915818221101788
International Journal of Toxicology; Stokes AH, Planty C et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2022 - Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a leading cause of acute lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI) in infants, and toddlers and vaccines are not yet available. A pediatric RSV vaccine (ChAd155-RSV) is being developed to protect infants agains...

Lack of Association between a Quantified Lung Ultrasound Score and Illness Severity in ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.16023
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Kessler D, Dessie A et. al.

May 28th, 2022 - Lung ultrasound (LUS) may help determine illness severity in children with acute lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI) but limited pediatric studies exist. Our objective was to determine the association between LUS findings and illness severit...

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Drugs  20 results

Vancomycin hydrochloride - vancomycin hydrochloride injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution-Mylan Institutional LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=caf22ccb-df75-45ea-a1d0-ccb2d37272fb

Mar 2nd, 2022 - Vancomycin Hydrochloride for Injection is a glycopeptide antibacterial indicated in adult and pediatric patients (neonates and older) for the treatment of: •Septicemia (1.1) •Infective Endocarditis (1.2) •Skin and Skin Structure Infections (1.3) •...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-NuCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=4ab7ad0e-a393-1d9f-e054-00144ff8d46c

Feb 7th, 2022 - Ciprofloxacin is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by susceptible isolates of the designated microorganisms in the conditions and patient populations listed below. Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=614102db-a550-0534-e053-2991aa0a1b23

Jan 14th, 2022 - Ciprofloxacin is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by susceptible isolates of the designated microorganisms in the conditions and patient populations listed below. Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-NuCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=46dedf2c-26de-0f46-e054-00144ff88e88

Jan 13th, 2022 - Ciprofloxacin is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by susceptible isolates of the designated microorganisms in the conditions and patient populations listed below. Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults...

Ceftriaxone and dextrose - ceftriaxone injection, solution-B. Braun Medical Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=67153914-16bc-490d-82d7-638061618467

Jan 13th, 2022 - Ceftriaxone for Injection and Dextrose Injection is indicated for the treatment of the following infections when caused by susceptible bacteria. Ceftriaxone for Injection and Dextrose Injection is a cephalosporin antibacterial indicated for the tr...

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News  13 results

Pneumonia in Infancy Predicts Respiratory Problems in Early Childhood
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966125

Jan 5th, 2022 - Preschoolers who experienced community-acquired pneumonia in infancy were significantly more likely than those with no history of pneumonia to develop chronic respiratory disorders, based on data from approximately 7000 individuals. “Lower respira...

No Clinical Benefit of Antibiotics in Children with Uncomplicated LRTI
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950533

Sep 27th, 2021 - Takeaway Amoxicillin did not provide additional clinical benefit vs placebo in reducing symptom duration among children with acute uncomplicated lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) in primary care. Why this matters Considering the growing g...

Fast Five Quiz: Respiratory Syncytial Virus
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/917209

Sep 24th, 2019 - Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common disease among infants and young children worldwide. Global data from 2015 estimated that in children < 5 years of age, there were 33.1 million cases of RSV, which led to 3.2 million hospital admissions...

FDA clears procalcitonin test to hone antibiotic use in LRTI, sepsis
https://www.mdedge.com/infectiousdisease/article/132172/critical-care/fda-clears-procalcitonin-test-hone-antibiotic-use
Deepak Chitnis

Feb 24th, 2017 - The Food and Drug Administration has cleared the expanded use of a procalcitonin test to help determine antibiotic use in patients with lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI) and sepsis. The Vidas Brahms PCT Assay (bioMérieux) uses procalcitoni.

Gene Expression Profiles Distinguish, Track RSV Infection
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/814571

Nov 18th, 2013 - A gene expression signature both distinguishes infection with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) from other viral lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI) in infants and correlates degree of immune system suppression to severity of illness, accord...

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