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Research & Reviews  525 results

Defining the need for public health control of scabies in Solomon Islands.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009142
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Lake SJ, Engelman D et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Pacific Island countries have a high burden of scabies and impetigo. Understanding of the epidemiology of these diseases is needed to target public health interventions such as mass drug administration (MDA). The aim of this study is to determine ...

Significance of IL36RN mutation analyses in the management of impetigo herpetiformis: A...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1346-8138.15788
The Journal of Dermatology; Yoshikawa M, Rokunohe D et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Impetigo herpetiformis (IH) is a rare variant of generalized pustular psoriasis (GPP), which develops during pregnancy. GPP is associated with mutations of IL36RN, but it is still unclear whether the same is true of IH. A 20-year-old Japanese woma...

Natural history of non-bullous impetigo: a systematic review of time to resolution or i...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7888755
The British Journal of General Practice : the Journal of ... Hoffmann TC, Peiris R et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - Non-bullous impetigo is typically treated with antibiotics. However, the duration of symptoms without their use has not been established, which hampers informed decision making about antibiotic use. To determine the natural history of non-bullous ...

Hospital admissions for skin and soft tissue infections in a population with endemic sc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7752096
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Thean LJ, Jenney A et. al.

Dec 9th, 2020 - Scabies is an important predisposing factor for impetigo but its role in more serious skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) is not well understood. Information is limited on incidence of SSTIs in the presence of endemic scabies. We conducted a p...

Community perspectives on scabies, impetigo and mass drug administration in Fiji: A qua...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7744044
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Mitchell E, Bell S et. al.

Dec 4th, 2020 - Scabies is endemic in Fiji and is a significant cause of morbidity. Little is known about the sociocultural beliefs and practices that affect the occurrence of scabies and impetigo, or community attitudes towards the strategy of mass drug administ...

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Guidelines  1 results

XEPI™ (ozenoxacin) cream
https://www.xepicream.com/hcp/provider-info

Information on Xepi for healthcare providers. Xepi is a topical antibiotic used to treat impetigo. FDA approved for children as young as two months old.

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Drugs  121 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  713 results

Defining the need for public health control of scabies in Solomon Islands.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009142
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Lake SJ, Engelman D et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Pacific Island countries have a high burden of scabies and impetigo. Understanding of the epidemiology of these diseases is needed to target public health interventions such as mass drug administration (MDA). The aim of this study is to determine ...

Mupirocin - mupirocin ointment-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=a6c22c25-0f02-4c06-bbc2-723a18ecdda8

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Mupirocin Ointment USP, 2% is indicated for the topical treatment of impetigo due to susceptible isolates of Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and Streptococcus pyogenes (S. pyogenes). Mupirocin Ointment USP, 2% is an RNA synthetase inhibitor anti...

Significance of IL36RN mutation analyses in the management of impetigo herpetiformis: A...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1346-8138.15788
The Journal of Dermatology; Yoshikawa M, Rokunohe D et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Impetigo herpetiformis (IH) is a rare variant of generalized pustular psoriasis (GPP), which develops during pregnancy. GPP is associated with mutations of IL36RN, but it is still unclear whether the same is true of IH. A 20-year-old Japanese woma...

Fast Five Quiz: Streptococcal Infection Clinical Keys
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/945705

Feb 17th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...

Mupirocin - mupirocin ointment-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=831060e6-17ef-b0a0-e053-2991aa0aeb4f

Feb 16th, 2021 - Mupirocin Ointment USP, 2% is indicated for the topical treatment of impetigo due to susceptible isolates of Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and Streptococcus pyogenes (S. pyogenes). Mupirocin Ointment USP, 2% is an RNA synthetase inhibitor anti...

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News  79 results

Fast Five Quiz: Streptococcal Infection Clinical Keys
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/945705

Feb 17th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...

UK Quiz: Diagnosing Impetigo With Telemedicine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931354_4

May 28th, 2020 - Most impetigo infections are mild, however, complications can occur. These are more likely to occur in certain patient groups, for example neonates and those who are immunosuppressed, and can be life-threatening. In addition to those already highl...

UK Quiz: Diagnosing Impetigo With Telemedicine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931354_5

May 28th, 2020 - Referral of a patient with impetigo should be considered if: Your Peers Chose: Recurrent episodes occur 0% The infection is localised 0% The patient is systemically well 0% NICE emphasises that cases of impetigo do not usually need to be referred....

UK Quiz: Diagnosing Impetigo With Telemedicine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931354

May 28th, 2020 - Guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) on the diagnosis and management of impetigo has been updated. It highlights that impetigo is usually a clinical diagnosis and that investigations are not needed. COVID-19 h...

Impetigo: Addressing Treatment Challenges and Burden of Disease
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/201138/impetigo-addressing-treatment-challenges-and-burden-disease?channel=167

Jun 1st, 2019 - Read Now. Over the past few decades there has been a shift in the bacteriology and resistance patterns associated with impetigo, making it difficult to identify the best treatment choice for this common bacterial skin infection.

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Patient Education  21 results see all →