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Research & Reviews  28 results

Pre-operative Carriage of Respiratory VIRUSes, and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome After Heart Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04562207

Jun 8th, 2021 - The primary objective of our study is to determine whether asymptomatic influenza virus carriage is associated with an increased risk of post-operative Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) after cardiac surgery. Cardiac surgery patients are ...

Influenza vaccine effectiveness against influenza A in children based on the results of...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7997015
PloS One; Shinjoh M, Sugaya N et. al.

Mar 27th, 2021 - During influenza epidemics, Japanese clinicians routinely conduct rapid influenza diagnostic tests (RIDTs) in patients with influenza-like illness, and patients with positive test results are treated with anti-influenza drugs within 48 h after the...

Comparing Clinical Characteristics of Influenza and Common Coronavirus Infections Using...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7797744
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Li D, Wolk DM et. al.

Oct 5th, 2020 - We compared outcomes in inpatients and outpatients, pre-COVID-19, who were infected with either coronavirus or influenza. Using deidentified electronic health records data from the Geisinger-Regeneron partnership, we compared patients with RT-PCR-...

Effectiveness of trivalent inactivated influenza vaccines in children during 2017-2018 ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7381399
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Sohn YJ, Choi JH et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - In Korea, the National Immunization Program provided trivalent inactivated influenza vaccines (IIV3) to all children aged 6-59 months during the 2017-2018 season. In this study, we aimed to evaluate the vaccine effectiveness (VE) of IIV3 in childr...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Pre-operative Carriage of Respiratory VIRUSes, and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome After Heart Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04562207

Jun 8th, 2021 - The primary objective of our study is to determine whether asymptomatic influenza virus carriage is associated with an increased risk of post-operative Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) after cardiac surgery. Cardiac surgery patients are ...

A Randomised Controlled Trial of Face Masks and Hand Hygiene in Reducing Influenza Transmission in Households
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00425893

Apr 13th, 2012 - Randomised controlled trial of surgical masks and alcohol hand wash among approximately 6069 Hong Kong residents who have a household member diagnosed with influenza. Influenza in index member and secondary infection will be documented with rapid ...

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News  6 results

At US Ground Zero for Coronavirus, a Hospital Is Transformed
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927579

Mar 26th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. CORRECTED March 30, 2020 // An earlier version of this article referenced white blood counts, the presence of lymphopenia, and elevated hepatic en...

Flu Shot Reduces Hospitalization Risk for Pregnant Women
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903283

Oct 11th, 2018 - Pregnant women vaccinated against flu had a 40% lower risk for hospitalization if they became ill with the infection compared with unvaccinated pregnant women, according to an analysis of data from six influenza seasons. Mark G. Thompson, PhD, an ...

New Influenza Tests Faster, More Accurate, Study Suggests
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/885424

Sep 8th, 2017 - New tests are faster and more accurate in diagnosing influenza A and B in both children and adults than traditional rapid influenza diagnostic tests (RIDTs), a meta-analysis published online September 5 in Annals of Internal Medicine suggests. Joa...

New Influenza Tests Faster, More Accurate, Study Suggests
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/885424

Sep 8th, 2017 - New tests are faster and more accurate in diagnosing influenza A and B in both children and adults than traditional rapid influenza diagnostic tests (RIDTs), a meta-analysis published online September 5 in Annals of Internal Medicine suggests. Joa...

Rapid Influenza Tests Need To Be More Reliable, FDA Says
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/826550

Jun 11th, 2014 - The rapid influenza detection tests (RIDTs) that physicians use in their office need to become more accurate to keep pace with mutating influenza bugs, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA has a plan to make the 15- to 3...

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