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Research & Reviews  825 results

Antibiotic prescribing across age groups in the Kaiser Permanente Northern California p...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9074113
Epidemiology and Infection; Goldstein E, Fireman BH et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - There is limited information on the volume of antibiotic prescribing that is influenza-associated, resulting from influenza infections and their complications (such as streptococcal pharyngitis and otitis media). Here, we estimated age/diagnosis-s...

A Clinical Trial Investigating the Short-term Relief of Symptoms of Acute Pharyngitis by Treatment With Three Different Doses of MYRAMISTIN™ Oromucosal Spray
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04470089

May 5th, 2022 - In this multi-center, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind stuy in which patients with acute pharyngitis will receive Myramistin™ / Placebo, which is provided as a spray. Patients will be randomised at Visit 1 on a 1:1:1:1 basis to one of ...

Over-the-Counter and Direct-to-Consumer Testing for Group A Streptococcus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2022.04.003
Clinical Biochemistry; Xiao Y, Leung EKY

Apr 12th, 2022 - Over-the-counter (OTC) and direct-to-consumer (DTC) tests have been gaining popularity due to their potential to provide accurate and quick diagnostic results without any test order from healthcare professionals, while providing patients the oppor...

Missing Piece Study protocol: prospective surveillance to determine the epidemiology of...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-057296
BMJ Open; Barth DD, Mullane MJ et. al.

Apr 8th, 2022 - Group A β-haemolytic Streptococcus (GAS), a Gram-positive bacterium, causes skin, mucosal and systemic infections. Repeated GAS infections can lead to autoimmune diseases acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD). Aboriginal an...

Pharyngitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/764304-overview

Apr 6th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Pharyngitis is defined as an infection or irritation of the pharynx or tonsils (see the image below). The etiology is usually infectious, with most cases being of viral origin and most bacterial cases attributable to group A st...

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Guidelines  3 results

Rational use of antibiotics for the management of children's respiratory tract infectio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prrv.2013.11.011
Paediatric Respiratory Reviews; Chiappini E, Mazzantini R et. al.

Mar 29th, 2014 - Several guidelines for the management of respiratory tract infections in children are available in Italy, as well as in other European countries and the United States of America. However, poor adherence to guidelines and the sustained inappropriat...

Principles of judicious antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections i...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-3260
Pediatrics Hersh AL, Jackson MA et. al.

Nov 20th, 2013 - Most upper respiratory tract infections are caused by viruses and require no antibiotics. This clinical report focuses on antibiotic prescribing strategies for bacterial upper respiratory tract infections, including acute otitis media, acute bacte...

Clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of group A streptococcal p...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/cis847
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Shulman ST, Bisno AL et. al.

Oct 24th, 2012 - The guideline is intended for use by healthcare providers who care for adult and pediatric patients with group A streptococcal pharyngitis. The guideline updates the 2002 Infectious Diseases Society of America guideline and discusses diagnosis and...

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Drugs  469 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  31 results

A Clinical Trial Investigating the Short-term Relief of Symptoms of Acute Pharyngitis by Treatment With Three Different Doses of MYRAMISTIN™ Oromucosal Spray
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04470089

May 5th, 2022 - In this multi-center, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind stuy in which patients with acute pharyngitis will receive Myramistin™ / Placebo, which is provided as a spray. Patients will be randomised at Visit 1 on a 1:1:1:1 basis to one of ...

Minimally Invasive Rheumatic Mitral Valve Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05270590

Mar 8th, 2022 - Rheumatic heart valve disease (RHVD) is a post-infectious sequel of acute rheumatic fever resulting from an abnormal immune response to a streptococcal pharyngitis that triggers valvular damage. RHVD is the leading cause of cardiovascular death in...

Bacteriophage Therapy in Tonsillitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04682964

Oct 7th, 2021 - Comprehensive outpatient treatment was based on standard clinical guidelines, and symptomatic treatment was performed. On the first day of diagnosis, patients were prescribed complex antibacterial therapy on the basis of possible causative agents....

Risk Factors Analysis After Anterior Cervical Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04970628

Jul 21st, 2021 - Research objects The clinical data of patients who underwent anterior cervical surgery in our department from 2010 to 2019 were retrospectively collected. The cases of patients who underwent reoperation and those who did not underwent reoperation ...

Testing The Effectiveness Of Celecoxib In Patients With Painful Sore Throat
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00402987

Mar 3rd, 2021 - We are proposing a study in which we utilize and augment the sore throat pain model to assess the analgesic effectiveness of celecoxib compared to placebo in patients with painful pharyngitis under randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled cond...

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News  182 results

Corticosteroids Linked to Pain Events in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hematologyoncology/hematology/98514

May 2nd, 2022 - Patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) have an increased risk of vaso-occlusive episodes (VOE) after exposure to corticosteroids, according to a French population-based study. Those taking systemic corticosteroids were nearly four times more like...

Strategies to identify and prevent penicillin allergy mislabeling and appropriately de-label patients
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/246096/immunology/strategies-identify-and-prevent-penicillin-allergy
MDedge Family Medicine; Heather Stern, DO, Kristen Lutzkanin, MD et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - In North America and Europe, penicillin allergy is the most common drug-allergy label. 1 Carrying a penicillin-allergy label, which has recently gained more attention in health care systems, leads to suboptimal outcomes, increased use of broad-spec.

Consensus on Diagnosis, Management of Acute Flaccid Myelitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944568

Jan 22nd, 2021 - A large group of researchers has reviewed the literature related to acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) and has summarized current knowledge of this illness in a new consensus document. In it, researchers describe the epidemiology and potential causes of...

Clinical Trial Reports: June 10, 2010
https://www.onclive.com/view/articles_clinical_jun2008

Dec 5th, 2020 - Click here to view as PDF. PHASE III Second-Line Pemetrexed Does Not Provide Survival Advantage in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Pemetrexed seems to be one of the few therapies to exert positive effects in patients with malignant pleural mesot...

AstraZeneca: Pioneers in Ovarian Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/astrazeneca-pioneers-in-ovarian-cancer

Nov 13th, 2020 - Over two years ago, women diagnosed with germline BRCA-mutated advanced ovarian cancer had limited treatment options, including chemotherapy or investigational treatments through clinical trials. In late 2014, AstraZeneca was proud to introduce a...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →