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Research & Reviews  4,019 results

Carbapenemases detection testing in the era of ceftazidime-avibactam resistant KPC-prod...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgar.2021.02.008
Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance; Bianco G, Boattini M et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This study aims to investigate the prevalence of ceftazidime-avibactam (CZA) resistance among carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales (CPE) blood culture (BC) isolates and the performance of the main carbapenemase phenotypic detection methods to ...

Analysis of risk factors, pathogenic bacteria of maternal sepsis in term pregnant women...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7899873
Medicine Wen Y, Chen H et. al.

Feb 20th, 2021 - The objective of this study was to evaluate the risk factors, pathogenic bacteria and drug sensitivity of maternal sepsis, and provide evidence for clinical prevention and treatment.A retrospective investigation of pregnant women with full-term ma...

Comparing mortality between positive and negative blood culture results: an inverse pro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7887786
BMC Infectious Diseases; Liu A, Yo CH et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - The association between blood culture status and mortality among sepsis patients remains controversial hence we conducted a tri-center retrospective cohort study to compare the early and late mortality of culture-negative versus culture-positive s...

Impact of delays to incubation and storage temperature on blood culture results: a mult...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7881545
BMC Infectious Diseases; Ling CL, Roberts T et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Blood cultures are one of the most important tests performed by microbiology laboratories. Many hospitals, particularly in low and middle-income countries, lack either microbiology services or staff to provide 24 h services resulting in delays to ...

Evaluation of the Accelerate PhenoTM system for rapid identification and antimicrobial ...
https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02637-20
Journal of Clinical Microbiology; Chapot V, Effenberg L et. al.

Feb 11th, 2021 - The Accelerate PhenoTM system (APS, Accelerate Diagnostics) is approved for the rapid identification and phenotypic antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) of microorganisms grown from positive blood cultures inoculated with blood from septic p...

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Guidelines  2 results

Clinical Practice Guideline: Prevention of Blood Culture Contamination.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jen.2018.03.019
Journal of Emergency Nursing;

May 22nd, 2018 - Clinical Practice Guideline: Prevention of Blood Culture Contamination.|2018||microbiology,standards,standards,prevention & control,

Order of blood draw: Opinion Paper by the European Federation for Clinical Chemistry an...
https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2016-0426
Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine; Cornes M, van Dongen-Lases E et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2016 - It has been well reported over recent years that most errors within the total testing process occur in the pre-analytical phase (46%-68.2%), an area that is usually outside of the direct control of the laboratory and which includes sample collecti...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4,079 results

Carbapenemases detection testing in the era of ceftazidime-avibactam resistant KPC-prod...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgar.2021.02.008
Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance; Bianco G, Boattini M et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - This study aims to investigate the prevalence of ceftazidime-avibactam (CZA) resistance among carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales (CPE) blood culture (BC) isolates and the performance of the main carbapenemase phenotypic detection methods to ...

Analysis of risk factors, pathogenic bacteria of maternal sepsis in term pregnant women...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7899873
Medicine Wen Y, Chen H et. al.

Feb 20th, 2021 - The objective of this study was to evaluate the risk factors, pathogenic bacteria and drug sensitivity of maternal sepsis, and provide evidence for clinical prevention and treatment.A retrospective investigation of pregnant women with full-term ma...

Comparing mortality between positive and negative blood culture results: an inverse pro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7887786
BMC Infectious Diseases; Liu A, Yo CH et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - The association between blood culture status and mortality among sepsis patients remains controversial hence we conducted a tri-center retrospective cohort study to compare the early and late mortality of culture-negative versus culture-positive s...

Impact of delays to incubation and storage temperature on blood culture results: a mult...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7881545
BMC Infectious Diseases; Ling CL, Roberts T et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Blood cultures are one of the most important tests performed by microbiology laboratories. Many hospitals, particularly in low and middle-income countries, lack either microbiology services or staff to provide 24 h services resulting in delays to ...

Evaluation of the Accelerate PhenoTM system for rapid identification and antimicrobial ...
https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02637-20
Journal of Clinical Microbiology; Chapot V, Effenberg L et. al.

Feb 11th, 2021 - The Accelerate PhenoTM system (APS, Accelerate Diagnostics) is approved for the rapid identification and phenotypic antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) of microorganisms grown from positive blood cultures inoculated with blood from septic p...

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News  81 results

Fast Five Quiz: Sepsis Key Aspects
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/932124_5

Jun 16th, 2020 - Multiple clinical, laboratory, radiologic, and microbiological data are required for the diagnosis of sepsis and septic shock. Sepsis cannot be diagnosed on the basis of a single abnormality. However, the diagnosis is often made empirically at the...

A 48-Year-Old Man With Swollen, Painful Areas on His Thumbs
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/731857_5

Jan 5th, 2020 - The mainstay of treatment of bacterial endocarditis is intravenous antibiotics. Empiric therapy should be based on the characteristics of the given patient, whether an artificial valve is or is not involved, and local resistance patterns. Ultimate...

Piperacillin-tazobactam tripled risk of death for patients with cephalosporin-resistant septicemia
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/164256/surgical-site-infections/piperacillin-tazobactam-tripled-risk-death/page/0/1
ACS Surgery News;

Apr 26th, 2018 - Some observational studies do suggest a use for it in this setting but the combination had never been formally investigated. MERINO was designed to do so; investigators hoped to show that PTZ would be noninferior to meropenem in patients with sept.

Blood Cultures in Children Hospitalized With CAP? Don't Bother, in Most Cases
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/890360

Jan 2nd, 2018 - Blood Cultures in Children With Pneumonia Current guidelines suggest obtaining a blood culture in any hospitalized child whose community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is "moderate or severe," including those with complicated pneumonia.[1] This recommen...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →