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ALLMedicine™ Viral Infections Center

Research & Reviews  77 results

Economic and clinical burden associated with respiratory viral infections after allogen...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.13866
Transplant Infectious Disease : an Official Journal of Th... Ison MG, Marty FM et. al.

May 23rd, 2022 - Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant (allo-HCT) recipients are at increased risk for respiratory viral infections (RVIs), which invoke substantial morbidity and mortality. Limited effective antiviral options and drug resistance often hamper su...

Dodging the bundle-Persistent healthcare-associated rhinovirus infection throughout the...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2022.04.016
American Journal of Infection Control; Kitt E, Brennan L et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Healthcare-associated viral infections (HAVI) are a common cause of patient harm in the pediatric population. We implemented a HAVI prevention bundle in 2015, which included 6 core elements: caregiver screening, symptom-based isolation, personal p...

Auto-inflammation and auto-immunity pathways are associated with emergence of BOS in pe...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9086108
Pediatric Transplantation; Conrad CK, Hedlin H et. al.

Feb 12th, 2022 - Long-term survival after lung transplantation (LTx) is limited by chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD). We report an analysis of cytokine profiles in bronchoalveolar lavage samples collected during a prospective multicenter non-interventional...

Droplet precautions on-site (DroPS) during the influenza season 2018/2019: a possible a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8743058
Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control; Birrer M, Perrig M et. al.

Jan 11th, 2022 - The guideline-driven and widely implemented single room isolation strategy for respiratory viral infections (RVI) such as influenza or respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) can lead to a shortage of available hospital beds. We discuss our experience w...

Infectious mimics of rheumatoid arthritis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.berh.2021.101736
Best Practice & Research. Clinical Rheumatology; Sharma V, Sharma A

Jan 4th, 2022 - Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can have various infectious mimics. As immunosuppressive agents used in treatment can aggravate the underlying infections, correct diagnosis of RA and ruling out infections is important. Numerous viral infections (Parvovi...

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Drugs  2 results

Theraflu cold and flu - acetaminophen, pheniramine maleate, phenylephrine hydrochloride powder-GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=7fd78fc6-1f80-4866-bb8b-6dbf8af80482

Mar 1st, 2022 - Symptomatic therapy of infectious and inflammatory disorders: acute respiratory viral infections (ARVI) including influenza and common cold associated with: high temperature, chill, headache, sore throat, rhinitis, nasal congestion, sneezing, musc...

Eye and upper respiratory - aconitum napellus, apis mellifica, kali iodatum, natrum arsenicum, sambucus nigra, hepar sulphuris calcareum, mercurius vivus, allium cepa, euphrasia officinalis liquid-...
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=c4119eeb-4f12-40d3-8c5d-b139d18b0445

Oct 14th, 2020 - For temporary relief of allergies ("hay fever"), conjunctivitis, eye discharge, eye inflammation, mild cough, nasal congestion, nasal discharge, photophobia (avoiding light), sinus infections, sneezing, sore throat, squinting, third eyelid promine...

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News  4 results

Novel Point-of-Care Test to Distinguish Bacterial From Viral Infection Moves Closer to Clinic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943769

Jan 8th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a proof-of-principle study, researchers demonstrated that a two-gene RNA signature can distinguish bacterial from viral infections in blood samples from children, paving the way to a point-of-care (POC) test that cou...

Morning Break: The Pill as a Downer? Pro Pot Use; Cell Phone Tumor?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/obgyn/generalobgyn/64693

Apr 21st, 2017 - A randomized study of 340 Swedish women showed that use of oral contraceptives adversely affected quality of life -- including mood and energy level -- compared with a placebo. (Tech Times) SIGA Technologies said its drug to treat smallpox and oth...

Circumcision Alters Penile Microbiome, Possibly Protective
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/782599

Apr 16th, 2013 - Changes to the bacterial communities that reside on the human penis after circumcision may protect against certain viral infections, including HIV, according to a study published online April 16 in mBio. Male circumcision is associated with a lowe...

Can you differentiate bacterial from viral pediatric infections based on the CBC?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/62685/pediatrics/can-you-differentiate-bacterial-viral-pediatric-infections
The Journal of Family Practice; Mark Stephens, MD, Wayne Robert Smith, DO et. al.

EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER No—the complete blood count (CBC) alone does not have adequate sensitivity or specificity to tell bacterial from viral infections (strength of recommendation [SOR]: B, cohort studies). When used in conjunction with other clin.

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