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Research & Reviews  628 results

Altitude Illness - Pulmonary Syndromes
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/773065-overview

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Altitude illness refers to a group of syndromes that result from hypoxia. Acute mountain sickness (AMS) and high-altitude cerebral edema (HACE) are manifestations of the brain pathophysiology, while high-altitude pulmonary edem...

Altitude Illness - Pulmonary Syndromes
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/773065-print

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Altitude illness refers to a group of syndromes that result from hypoxia. Acute mountain sickness (AMS) and high-altitude cerebral edema (HACE) are manifestations of the brain pathophysiology, while high-altitude pulmonary edem...

Effectiveness and Safety of 0.5% Moxifloxacin Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solution in Perioperative Sterilization in Patients Undergoing Ophthalmic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05413980

Jun 22nd, 2022 - The study treatment i.e., 0.5% Moxifloxacin hydrochloride ophthalmic solution will be prescribed as per approved label; the assignment of the patient to the therapy will be decided within the current practice and the medical indication and will cl...

Altitude Illness - Pulmonary Syndromes
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/773065-overview

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Altitude illness refers to a group of syndromes that result from hypoxia. Acute mountain sickness (AMS) and high-altitude cerebral edema (HACE) are manifestations of the brain pathophysiology, while high-altitude pulmonary edem...

Triage UltraSound in Tb Endemic Regions
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05423847

Jun 21st, 2022 - Design International multicentre prospective cohort study Setting This study aims to explore the performance of POCUS in a pre-hospital setting in countries with different prevalences of HIV: South- Africa (high prevalence), Benin (low prevalence)...

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Guidelines  2 results

Diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infections of the hip and knee.
https://doi.org/10.5435/00124635-201012000-00006
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Della Valle C, Parvizi J et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2010 - No preferred test for diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection exists, and the algorithm for the workup of patients suspected of infection remains unclear. The work group evaluated the available literature to determine the role of each diagnost...

Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis: Clinical Summary
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/bvsum.pdf

Feb 5th, 2008 - Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis: Clinical Summary of U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Population Asymptomatic Pregnant Women Without Risk Factors for Preterm Delivery Asymptomatic Pregnant Women With ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  51 results

Effectiveness and Safety of 0.5% Moxifloxacin Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solution in Perioperative Sterilization in Patients Undergoing Ophthalmic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05413980

Jun 22nd, 2022 - The study treatment i.e., 0.5% Moxifloxacin hydrochloride ophthalmic solution will be prescribed as per approved label; the assignment of the patient to the therapy will be decided within the current practice and the medical indication and will cl...

Triage UltraSound in Tb Endemic Regions
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05423847

Jun 21st, 2022 - Design International multicentre prospective cohort study Setting This study aims to explore the performance of POCUS in a pre-hospital setting in countries with different prevalences of HIV: South- Africa (high prevalence), Benin (low prevalence)...

Metagenomic Study in Parapneumonic Effusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05394220

May 31st, 2022 - Parapneumonic effusion (PPE) is a common and serious clinical problem. Among patients suffering from community-acquired pneumonia, up to 57% of them would develop parapneumonic effusion (PPE), and 7.2% would develop complicated parapneumonic effus...

An Oral Amoxicillin-Clavulanate Regimen to Prevent Bacteremia Following Dental Procedures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02783404

May 24th, 2022 - PURPOSE: Despite the controversy about the risk of developing bacterial endocarditis of oral origin, numerous Expert Committees in different countries continue to publish prophylactic regimens. To date, the literature is unclear about the role of ...

Molecular Analysis of Microbial DNA in Infected Necrotizing Pancreatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01815489

Apr 26th, 2022 - In this study, patients with severe necrotizing pancreatitis will be followed prospectively throughout their hospital course (anticipated duration of hospitalization ranging between 4-8 weeks). If patients are suspected to have infection of pancre...

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News  70 results

Can Gram Stains Guide Antibiotics for Pneumonia in Critical Care?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971894

Apr 8th, 2022 - Similar outcomes in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) suggest that antibiotics selected by Gram staining were noninferior to those based on guidelines and also significantly decreased the use of broad-spectrum antibiotics in this...

Indurated Mass on the Right Central Back
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/250383/dermatopathology/indurated-mass-right-central-back
John Hassani, DO, Paul Chu, MD et. al.

Jan 4th, 2022 - The Diagnosis: Actinomycetoma Histopathology revealed evidence of an actinomycete organism within the suppuration, consistent with actinomycosis (quiz image [inset]). Given the clinical presentation and histopathologic findings, our patient was di.

Foot rash and joint pain
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/241784/dermatology/foot-rash-and-joint-pain
MDedge Family Medicine; Hannah R. Badon, MD, Ross L. Pearlman, MD et. al.

Jun 18th, 2021 - A 21-year-old man presented to the emergency department (ED) with a 2-month history of joint pain, swelling, and difficulty walking that began with swelling of his right knee (FIGURE 1A). The patient said that over the course of several weeks, the.

Bedside Test Can Help Rule Out Septic Arthritis in Native Joints
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947852

Mar 23rd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Leucocyte esterase (LE) dipstick testing of synovial fluid aspirate can help rule out septic arthritis in adults presenting to the emergency department with a hot, inflamed native joint, report researchers in the U.K. L...

Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) Clinical Practice Guidelines (2019)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/920604

Nov 4th, 2019 - The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and American Thoracic Society (ATS) issued clinical practice guidelines for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) in adults in October 2019.[1] Diagnosis Gram stain and sputum culture Routine sputum c...

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