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Research & Reviews  2,202 results

Response to 'Procalcitonin is a biomarker for disease severity rather than bacterial co...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MEJ.0000000000000943
European Journal of Emergency Medicine : Official Journal... Malinverni S, Nuñez M et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - Response to 'Procalcitonin is a biomarker for disease severity rather than bacterial coinfection in COVID-19' by Heer et al.|2022|Malinverni S,Nuñez M,Bouazza F,|

The prognostic value of biomarker levels and chest imaging in patients with COVID-19 pr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2022.06.043
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Dagher GA, Ghanem AA et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - We aimed to compare the prognostic value of a quantitative CT severity score with several laboratory parameters, particularly C-reactive protein, Procalcitonin, Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio, D-dimer, ferritin, lactate dehydrogenase, lactate, tro...

The evaluation of some serum immunochemical markers in early onset pre-eclamptic women ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/aji.13587
American Journal of Reproductive Immunology (New York, N.... Kerboua KE, Saadia L

Jul 1st, 2022 - Progress in understanding the underlying mechanism responsible for the syndrome pre-eclampsia should reconfigure antenatal clinical care and minimize human and financial costs, yet at present there is no accurate theory that permits development of...

Superinfection and Hyperinflammatory Phenotype in COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) Pneumonia Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04867161

Jun 30th, 2022 - The inflammatory markers, such as C-reactive protein (CRP), procalcitonin (PCT), presepsin (PSP), interleukin-6 (IL-6) frequently used as diagnostic tools in COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019), are usually increased in these patients. This increa...

Observational Study About In-patients Admitted With Fever
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05422651

Jun 29th, 2022 - This study mainly prospectively analyze the clinical data of patients with fever with/without other symptoms admitted to the department of infectious diseases, Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, to analyze the epidemiological characteri...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  367 results

Superinfection and Hyperinflammatory Phenotype in COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) Pneumonia Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04867161

Jun 30th, 2022 - The inflammatory markers, such as C-reactive protein (CRP), procalcitonin (PCT), presepsin (PSP), interleukin-6 (IL-6) frequently used as diagnostic tools in COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019), are usually increased in these patients. This increa...

Observational Study About In-patients Admitted With Fever
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05422651

Jun 29th, 2022 - This study mainly prospectively analyze the clinical data of patients with fever with/without other symptoms admitted to the department of infectious diseases, Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, to analyze the epidemiological characteri...

Procalcitonin and Brain Natriuretic Peptides in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03698877

Jun 27th, 2022 - The study has three purposes: To establish a procalcitonin (PCT) algorithm to assist in the identification of bacterial infection in patients with fever and chronic kidney disease (CKD) being treated by hemodialysis; To establish an algorithm to a...

Procalcitonin to Reduce Antibiotic Use in Pediatric Pneumonia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04963764

Jun 27th, 2022 - This pilot clinical trial is a 3-site, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blinded trial assessing the feasibility of comparing amoxicillin to placebo in children 12 months to <6 years of age who present to the ED with Community Acquired Pneumo...

Ascitic Fluid Calprotectin as an Accurate Diagnostic Marker for Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05422118

Jun 16th, 2022 - Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is an infection of the ascitic fluid in patients with liver cirrhosis and portal hypertension. There is no obvious surgical cause as perforation or intraabdominal inflammatory focus as abscess. Up to 30% of ...

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News  111 results

Clinical Edge Journal Scan Commentary: CAP January 2022
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/250325/community-acquired-pneumonia/clinical-edge-journal-scan-commentary-cap
Russell W. Steele, MD, MDedge News

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Febrile Infants: When Can We Skip the Lumbar Puncture?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962507

Dec 8th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Christopher J. Chiu, MD: Welcome back to The Cribsiders and our Medscape video recap of our pediatric medicine podcast. Justin, what are we talking about today? Justin L. Berk, MD, MPH, MBA: We're talki...

COVID-19 in NY Patients With Cancer Is Marked by Substantial Hospitalization Rates, Poor Outcomes
https://www.onclive.com/view/covid-19-in-ny-patients-with-cancer-is-marked-by-substantial-hospitalization-rates-poor-outcomes

Oct 6th, 2021 - Patients with cancer who are then diagnosed with novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) is marked by substantial hospitalization rates and severe outcomes, according to findings from a study out of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. As of April 1...

AAP Releases Guidelines for Febrile Infants
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/956551

Aug 13th, 2021 - The long-anticipated American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for the treatment of well-appearing febrile infants have arrived, and key points include updated guidance for cerebrospinal fluid testing and urine cultures, according to Robert Pantel...

Febrile infant guideline allows wiggle room on hospital admission, testing
https://www.mdedge.com/hospitalist/article/244204/pediatrics/febrile-infant-guideline-allows-wiggle-room-hospital-admission
Heidi Splete

Aug 12th, 2021 - The long-anticipated American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for the treatment of well-appearing febrile infants have arrived, and key points include updated guidance for cerebrospinal fluid testing and urine cultures, according to Robert Pantel.

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