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Research & Reviews  43 results

Human bite wounds as a portal of entry for infective endocarditis and purulent pericard...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8042996
BMJ Case Reports; Oyonarte Gómez M, Del Castillo Gordillo C et. al.

Apr 11th, 2021 - Human bites are an infrequent cause of emergency department visits and hospital admissions. There are rarely published cases of complicated infection, such as infective endocarditis. We present a rare case of a patient with acute infective endocar...

Characteristic and outcomes of human and animal bites in Malawi.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8380653
Injury Williams BM, Purcell L et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - Bites are an important contributor to traumatic injury worldwide. In low- and middle-income countries, data regarding bite injuries outside of rabies is limited. Therefore, we sought to describe the injury characteristics and outcomes of bites in ...

Human Bites
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/218901-overview

Mar 4th, 2021 - Background Approximately 10%-15% of human bite wounds become infected owing to multiple factors. The bacterial inoculum of human bite wounds contains as many as 100 million organisms per milliliter and is made up of as many as 190 different specie...

Human Bites
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/218901-print

Mar 4th, 2021 - Background Approximately 10%-15% of human bite wounds become infected owing to multiple factors. The bacterial inoculum of human bite wounds contains as many as 100 million organisms per milliliter and is made up of as many as 190 different specie...

Human Bites
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/218901-overview

Mar 4th, 2021 - Background Approximately 10%-15% of human bite wounds become infected owing to multiple factors. The bacterial inoculum of human bite wounds contains as many as 100 million organisms per milliliter and is made up of as many as 190 different specie...

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News  4 results

Human Bites and Recurrent Cellulitis: SSTI Treatment Tips
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943433

Jan 20th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Matthew F. Watto, MD: Welcome back to The Curbsiders. I'm Dr Matthew Frank Watto, here with my two great friends, Dr Stuart Brigham and Dr Paul Nelson Williams. We are board-certified internists. Paul N...

Shorter Treatment Succeeds in Septic Arthritis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/arthritis/79351

Apr 22nd, 2019 - Two weeks of antibiotic therapy was as effective as 4 weeks for septic arthritis, a prospective single-center study found. Among 77 patients randomized to a 4-week course of therapy following surgical drainage for native joint bacterial arthritis,...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on Key Aspects of Human Bite Wounds
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/894565

Apr 2nd, 2018 - Approximately 10%-15% of human bite wounds become infected owing to multiple factors. The bacterial inoculum of human bite wounds contains as many as 100 million organisms per mL and is made up of as many as 190 different species. Many of these ar...

An Overview of Skin Antiseptics Used in Orthopaedic Surgery Procedures
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/916804_3

Orthopaedic Surgery Specialties Hand Surgery Hand surgery infection rates are generally low, and multiple studies have shown an infection rate of less than 1%.[13,14] Some factors associated with SSIs in hand surgery include diabetes, immunosuppre...

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