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ALLMedicine™ Pneumococcal Infections Center

Research & Reviews  204 results

Cross-sectional study on the prevalence of influenza and pneumococcal vaccination and i...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8594840
PloS One; Papazoglou DD, Baretella O et. al.

Nov 17th, 2021 - Older adults with chronic conditions are at high risk of complications from influenza and pneumococcal infections. Evidence about factors associated with influenza and pneumococcal vaccination among older multimorbid persons in Europe is limited. ...

Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines in Taiwan: optimizing health gains in children and olde...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2021.10.058
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Lu CY, Tang CH et. al.

Nov 9th, 2021 - Budgetary constraints force healthcare authorities to set priorities for optimal vaccine interventions. A comprehensive decision-making tool would help inform the best combination and sequence of introduction of vaccines within constrained budgets...

An initiative to improve pneumococcal immunization counseling in children with nephroti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8565641
Pediatric Nephrology (Berlin, Germany); Sandokji I, Anderson LS et. al.

Nov 5th, 2021 - Immunization is essential in preventing life-threatening pneumococcal infections in children with nephrotic syndrome. An additional 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23) series is required for children with nephrotic syndrome. Des...

Pneumococcal Vaccine and Routine Pediatric Immunizations in HIV-Infected Children Receiving Anti-HIV Drugs
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00013871

Nov 1st, 2021 - Infection by Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most frequent opportunistic infection observed in HIV-infected children. PCVs are immunogenic and efficacious in normal children and offer hope of reducing pneumococcal infections in HIV-infected childr...

Systematic Screening for Primary Immunodeficiencies in Patients Hospitalized for Severe Infections in Intensive Care.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04356053

Oct 12th, 2021 - Severe infection requiring admission in intensive care unit (ICU) are not so rare. A retrospective pilot study conducted at Montpellier University Hospital Center (UHC) between 2013 and 2015 showed that 19.7% of the pediatric ICU admissions were r...

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Guidelines  1 results

Vaccination of chemotherapy patients--effect of guideline implementation.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00520-015-3037-6
Supportive Care in Cancer : Official Journal of the Multi... Toleman MS, Herbert K et. al.

Nov 28th, 2015 - Despite substantial morbidity and mortality of influenza and pneumococcal infections in cancer patients treated with chemotherapy, vaccination against both illnesses is infrequent. We evaluated the impact of implementation of clinical guidelines o...

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Drugs  30 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Pneumococcal Vaccine and Routine Pediatric Immunizations in HIV-Infected Children Receiving Anti-HIV Drugs
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00013871

Nov 1st, 2021 - Infection by Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most frequent opportunistic infection observed in HIV-infected children. PCVs are immunogenic and efficacious in normal children and offer hope of reducing pneumococcal infections in HIV-infected childr...

Systematic Screening for Primary Immunodeficiencies in Patients Hospitalized for Severe Infections in Intensive Care.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04356053

Oct 12th, 2021 - Severe infection requiring admission in intensive care unit (ICU) are not so rare. A retrospective pilot study conducted at Montpellier University Hospital Center (UHC) between 2013 and 2015 showed that 19.7% of the pediatric ICU admissions were r...

Prevention of Pneumococcal Infections: Impact Collaborative Medico-pharmaceutical Care Structured to Improve Vaccination Coverage of Patients at Risk.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05060146

Sep 29th, 2021 - In France, Streptococcus pneumoniae is the leading agent bacterial involved in community lung disease and meningitis. The frequency of these infections and their mortality increase significantly in those at risk such as patients with certain chron...

Evaluation of Prime-boost Anti-pneumococcal Vaccination in Patients With Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma Treated With Rituximab
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04214444

May 18th, 2021 - Pneumococcal infections remain frequent and potentially fatal. To prevent them, two anti-pneumococcal vaccines exist: a 13-valent conjugate vaccine (Prevenar®) and a 23-valent polysaccharide vaccine (Pneumovax®). For their utilization, several stu...

Safety and Immunogenicity of 7-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in Children Receiving Solid Organ Transplants
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00213265

Feb 15th, 2021 - Solid organ transplantation (SOT) has emerged as a lifesaving therapy for many patients with end organ failure. SOT recipients have a lifelong increased risk for infections as a result of immunosuppression, including those caused by pneumococci. T...

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News  30 results

The Etiology of Acute Otitis Media in Young Children in Recent Years
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966498

Jan 12th, 2022 - Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, pediatricians have been seeing fewer cases of all respiratory illnesses, including acute otitis media (AOM). However, as I prepare this column, an uptick has commenced and likely will continue in an upward trajec...

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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