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Research & Reviews  245 results

Lenalidomide and Vaccine Therapy in Treating Patients With Early-Stage Asymptomatic Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia or Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01351896

Jul 28th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To determine the proportion of early-stage, high-risk chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients achieving a response (>= 4-fold increase from baseline and/or antibody concentrations >= 0.35 ug/mL in 6 of 7 type-specific ant...

Pneumococcal and influenza vaccination coverage among at-risk adults: A 5-year French n...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2022.06.071
Vaccine Wyplosz B, Fernandes J et. al.

Jul 11th, 2022 - The risk of developing pneumococcal infections increases with certain chronic conditions and in immunocompromised patients. We aimed to monitor pneumococcal vaccination coverage in at-risk patients and to examine factors associated with pneumococc...

Immunogenicity of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine followed by the 23-valen...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2022.106629
International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents; Garcia Garrido HM, Schnyder JL et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - People living with HIV (PLWH) are at increased risk of pneumococcal infections compared with the general population. The objective of this study was to investigate the immunogenicity of the combined pneumococcal vaccination schedule in PLWH. In th...

Opsonophagocytic activity against Streptococcus pneumoniae in Indigenous and non-Indige...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2022.06.042
Vaccine Ulanova M, Huska B et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Adults with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are at high risk of pneumococcal infections and recommended to receive pneumococcal immunization. Some studies suggest that previous immunization with 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPV23) m...

Anti-pneumococcal Vaccine Strategy in Patients With Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05417165

Jun 14th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. Proportion of patients with anti-pneumococcal immunogenicity following early revaccination (1 year) at 2 years (Serotype to be measured are 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 9V, 14, 18C, 19A 19 F and 23F using the enzyme-linked immunos...

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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  37 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  22 results

Lenalidomide and Vaccine Therapy in Treating Patients With Early-Stage Asymptomatic Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia or Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01351896

Jul 28th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To determine the proportion of early-stage, high-risk chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients achieving a response (>= 4-fold increase from baseline and/or antibody concentrations >= 0.35 ug/mL in 6 of 7 type-specific ant...

Anti-pneumococcal Vaccine Strategy in Patients With Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05417165

Jun 14th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. Proportion of patients with anti-pneumococcal immunogenicity following early revaccination (1 year) at 2 years (Serotype to be measured are 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 9V, 14, 18C, 19A 19 F and 23F using the enzyme-linked immunos...

Evaluation of the Vaccination Coverage of Cirrhotic Patients Followed in the General Hospitals in France in 2021
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04939350

Jan 11th, 2022 - Cirrhosis is a serious liver disease very common in France, affecting nearly 200,000 people. These patients have an impaired immune response. They are, therefore, more frequently prone to bacterial, viral and fungal infections and these are more s...

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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News  36 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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Patient Education  2 results see all →