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Research & Reviews  15,231 results

Changing the Recipe: Pathogen Directed Changes in Tick Saliva Components.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18041806
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Pham M, Underwood J et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Ticks are obligate hematophagous parasites and are important vectors of a wide variety of pathogens. These pathogens include spirochetes in the genus Borrelia that cause Lyme disease, rickettsial pathogens, and tick-borne encephalitis virus, among...

Clinical variables that help in predicting the presence of autoantibodies in patients w...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2021.02.023
Seizure Lizcano-Meneses A, Watanabe N et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - To identify clinical variables that could predict the presence of autoantibodies in patients with acute encephalitis. An observational, retrospective study from May 2011 to May 2017. Clinical, EEG, brain MRI data, and antibodies against human neur...

Tofacitinib treatment for refractory autoimmune encephalitis.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16848
Epilepsia Jang Y, Lee WJ et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - To treat intractable cases of autoimmune encephalitis, the need for novel immunotherapy that penetrates the blood-brain barrier (BBB) is increasing. Tofacitinib is a Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor used to treat refractory immune-mediated diseases th...

Evaluation of the Diagnostic Criteria for Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis in Japanese C...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000011789
Neurology Nishida H, Kohyama K et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - To evaluate the validity of the 2016 clinical diagnostic criteria proposed for probable anti-NMDA receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis in children, we tested the criteria in a Japanese pediatric cohort. We retrospectively reviewed clinical information of...

Association between meteorological factors and the prevalence dynamics of Japanese ence...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0247980
PloS One; Tu T, Xu K et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Japanese encephalitis (JE) is an acute infectious disease caused by the Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) and is transmitted by mosquitoes. Meteorological conditions are known to play a pivotal role in the spread of JEV. In this study, a zero-infl...

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Guidelines  35 results

Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus — Another Emergent Arbovirus in the United States
https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1914328
New England Journal of Medicine; David M. Morens,M.D.,et al

Nov 24th, 2019 - Humans have always lived in intimate association with arthropods that transmit pathogens between humans or from animals to humans. About 700,000 deaths due to vectorborne diseases occur globally each year, according to World Health Organization es...

The Family Physician’s Role in the Prevention of Measles
https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/journals/afp/MeaslesEditorial.pdf
American Family Physician;

Jul 28th, 2019 - Measles is one of the most highly transmissible diseases, with 90% of unvaccinated persons infected after contact.1 In 2000, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared that measles was eliminated in the United States, but that e...

Statistics & Maps | Eastern Equine Encephalitis | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/easternequineencephalitis/tech/epi.html

Jul 9th, 2019 - Eastern Equine Encephalitis is a rare disease that is caused by a virus spread by infected mosquitoes

Ritual Nasal Rinsing & Ablution | Naegleria fowleri | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/naegleria/ritual-ablution.html

Apr 3rd, 2019 - Education and information about the brain eating ameba Naegleria fowleri that causes encephalitis and death including frequently asked questions, biology, sources of infection, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control, and other publications a...

Rabies - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK448076/

Nov 17th, 2018 - Rabies causes a viral encephalitis which kills up to 70,000 people/year worldwide. Infected animal saliva transmits the viral encephalitis to humans. Rabies is one of the oldest known diseases in history with cases dating back to 4000 years ago.

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Drugs  39 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  15,571 results

Changing the Recipe: Pathogen Directed Changes in Tick Saliva Components.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18041806
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Pham M, Underwood J et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Ticks are obligate hematophagous parasites and are important vectors of a wide variety of pathogens. These pathogens include spirochetes in the genus Borrelia that cause Lyme disease, rickettsial pathogens, and tick-borne encephalitis virus, among...

Clinical variables that help in predicting the presence of autoantibodies in patients w...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2021.02.023
Seizure Lizcano-Meneses A, Watanabe N et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - To identify clinical variables that could predict the presence of autoantibodies in patients with acute encephalitis. An observational, retrospective study from May 2011 to May 2017. Clinical, EEG, brain MRI data, and antibodies against human neur...

Tofacitinib treatment for refractory autoimmune encephalitis.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16848
Epilepsia Jang Y, Lee WJ et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - To treat intractable cases of autoimmune encephalitis, the need for novel immunotherapy that penetrates the blood-brain barrier (BBB) is increasing. Tofacitinib is a Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor used to treat refractory immune-mediated diseases th...

Evaluation of the Diagnostic Criteria for Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis in Japanese C...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000011789
Neurology Nishida H, Kohyama K et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - To evaluate the validity of the 2016 clinical diagnostic criteria proposed for probable anti-NMDA receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis in children, we tested the criteria in a Japanese pediatric cohort. We retrospectively reviewed clinical information of...

Association between meteorological factors and the prevalence dynamics of Japanese ence...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0247980
PloS One; Tu T, Xu K et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Japanese encephalitis (JE) is an acute infectious disease caused by the Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) and is transmitted by mosquitoes. Meteorological conditions are known to play a pivotal role in the spread of JEV. In this study, a zero-infl...

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News  397 results

Worldwide Measles Vaccination Is Flagging
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939672

Oct 22nd, 2020 - After almost 2 decades of progress, the global state of measles vaccination and measles mortality is deteriorating. Vaccine hesitancy, natural disasters, geopolitical disruptions, and most recently the COVID-19 pandemic have combined to undermine ...

Worldwide Measles Vaccination Is Flagging
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939672

Oct 22nd, 2020 - After almost 2 decades of progress, the global state of measles vaccination and measles mortality is deteriorating. Vaccine hesitancy, natural disasters, geopolitical disruptions, and most recently the COVID-19 pandemic have combined to undermine ...

TNF Inhibitors Linked to Inflammatory CNS Events
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936175

Aug 20th, 2020 - Use of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors in patients with autoimmune diseases may increase risk for inflammatory central nervous system (CNS) outcomes, new research suggests The nested case-control study included more than 200 participants wi...

TNF Inhibitors Linked to Inflammatory CNS Events
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/936175

Aug 20th, 2020 - Use of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors in patients with autoimmune diseases may increase risk for inflammatory central nervous system (CNS) outcomes, new research suggests The nested case-control study included more than 200 participants wi...

Rare Tick-borne Infections Diagnosed in England
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/935121

Aug 3rd, 2020 - Public Health England (PHE) reported a case of babesiosis and a probable case of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) in England. This is the first record of a UK-acquired case of babesiosis and only the second case of TBE being acquired in the UK. Both ...

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Patient Education  25 results see all →