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Research & Reviews  1,666 results

Pediatric orbital cellulitis: Case report of an unusual etiology and pathogen.
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Chew WCD, Kwek JWM et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - Orbital cellulitis is an uncommon condition with risks to sight and life. As a complication of maxillofacial injuries, the literature suggests this is only possible with fractures or direct inoculation, and there are no reports to the contrary. He...

Computed Tomography-Based Quantitative Analysis of Fibrotic Changes in Skin and Subcuta...
Lymphatic Research and Biology; Lee DG, Lee S et. al.

Jan 12th, 2022 - Background: Lymphedema produces protein-rich fluids that aggravate inflammation in the skin and subcutaneous tissue. Inflammation then induces fibroadipose tissue deposition and fibrosis. However, few methods have been developed to evaluate the se...

Differentiating necrotizing soft tissue infections from cellulitis by soft tissue infec...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Wu KH, Wu PH et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - We conducted this study to evaluate the characteristics of the infectious fluid in soft tissue infection and investigate the utility of the biochemical tests and Gram stain smear of the infectious fluid in distinguishing necrotizing soft tissue in...

Combined lymph node transfer and suction-assisted lipectomy in lymphedema treatment: A ...
Microsurgery Bolletta A, di Taranto G et. al.

Jan 8th, 2022 - Recent studies have analyzed the combination of suction-assisted lipectomy (SAL) and vascularized lymph node transfer (VLNT) in lymphedema treatment, reporting positive outcomes. However, it is difficult to draw conclusions due to the heterogeneit...

Case of leprosy mimicking preseptal cellulitis: a diagnostic dilemma.
BMJ Case Reports; Sarkar D, Chawla H et. al.

Jan 8th, 2022 - A 36-year-old Asian man presented with swelling over the left frontal region involving the upper eyelids, with associated erythema and tenderness for 1 month duration. Clinically he was diagnosed as a case of preseptal cellulitis, however, the les...

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Guidelines  3 results

Appropriate Use of Short-Course Antibiotics in Common Infections: Best Practice Advice ...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Lee RA, Centor RM et. al.

Apr 6th, 2021 - Antimicrobial overuse is a major health care issue that contributes to antibiotic resistance. Such overuse includes unnecessarily long durations of antibiotic therapy in patients with common bacterial infections, such as acute bronchitis with chro...

Umbilical Cord Care in the Newborn Infant.
Pediatrics Stewart D, Benitz W et. al.

Aug 31st, 2016 - Postpartum infections remain a leading cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. A high percentage of these infections may stem from bacterial colonization of the umbilicus, because cord care practices vary in reflection of cultural tra...

Guideline for the management of wounds in patients with lower-extremity venous disease:...
Journal of Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing : Offici... Kelechi TJ, Johnson JJ et. al.

Nov 10th, 2012 - This article provides an executive summary of the lower extremity venous disease (LEVD) evidence-based guideline produced by the WOCN Wound Guidelines Task Force. The target audience for this guideline is health care professionals who specialize i...

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Drugs  160 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  31 results

High-dose vs. Standard-dose Cephalexin for Cellulitis

Sep 10th, 2021 - Background: Cellulitis is a common clinical condition that represents up to 3% of all emergency department (ED) visits. The current treatment failure rate is approximately 20%. This high treatment failure rate may be due to suboptimal dosing of ce...

Utility of Thermal Imaging in Diagnosis of Cellulitis for Lower Extremity Complaints in the Emergency Department

Jul 22nd, 2021 - Previous literature estimates the emergency department misdiagnosis rate for cellulitis exceeds 30% due to conditions which can mimic cellulitis (termed pseudocellulitis). These diagnostic errors are associated with an estimated $195 to $515 milli...

Topical Antibiotic Therapy to Reduce Infection After Operative Treatment of Fractures at High Risk of Infection: TOBRA

Jul 2nd, 2021 - Specific Aim 1: Compare the proportion of deep surgical site infections (SSI) of the study injury within 365 days of definitive fracture fixation surgery in patients allocated to receive a combination of local Vancomycin and Tobramycin powders com...

The Effect of Histopathologic Analysis and Tissue Cultures on Inpatient Management of Cellulitis and Pseudocellulitis

May 19th, 2021 - The Investigators wish to study the value of dermatologic testing assessments in differentiating between cellulitis and pseudocellulitis in the inpatient setting. The Investigators propose that by utilizing cutaneous biopsies and tissue cultures i...

Use of a Single Dose of Oral Prednisone in the Treatment of Cellulitis

Feb 10th, 2021 - This pilot study will be conducted in a prospective, double-blinded, placebo-controlled, randomized fashion using a convenience sample of 100 subjects who come to the ED with signs and symptoms of cellulitis. Initial medical assessment will be mad...

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News  337 results

Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis in the Setting of Transient Renal Insufficiency
Huyenlan Dinh, DO, Jimmy Phan, MD et. al.

Dec 6th, 2021 - Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) is a rare debilitating disorder characterized by dermal plaques, joint contractures, and fibrosis of the skin with possible involvement of muscles and internal organs. 1-3 Originally identified in 1997 as nephrog.

Two questions can help establish a diagnosis of hidradenitis suppurativa
Doug Brunk

Nov 30th, 2021 - According to Iltefat H. Hamzavi, MD, the initial clinical assessment for hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) includes posing two questions to patients: Have you had outbreaks of boils during the past 6 months? Where and how many boils have you had? Dr.

Home Infusion Trend Stirs Debate

Nov 24th, 2021 - The COVID-19 pandemic spurred the launching or expansion of in-home cancer therapy infusion programs at several oncology centers around the United States, drawing a surge of interest throughout the field as well as opposition from oncologists who ...

T-VEC Delivers Durable Responses in Unresectable Melanoma

Oct 6th, 2021 - Howard L. Kaufman, MD Talimogene laherparepvec (T-VEC) manifested significant gains in durable response rate (DRR) and other key clinical indicators in patients with advanced melanoma in what researchers described as the first phase III trial dem...

Novel Combo Elicits Clinical Responses in Patients With "Cold" Melanomas

Oct 6th, 2021 - Combining the PD-1 inhibitor pembrolizumab (Keytruda) with intratumoral plasmid interkeukin-12 (IL-12; tavokinogene telseplasmid; Tavo) electroporation elicited clinical responses in patients with immunologically quiescent advanced melanoma, accor...

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Patient Education  14 results see all →