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Research & Reviews  5,714 results

Abnormal enhancement of the pituitary infundibulum in tuberculous meningitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2021.11.033
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Calvão-Pires P, Fernandes M et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Abnormal enhancement of the pituitary infundibulum in tuberculous meningitis.|2021|Calvão-Pires P,Fernandes M,Granado J,Castelhano L,Caetano A,|

Treatment and outcome in children with tuberculous meningitis - a multi-centre Paediatr...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab982
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Thee S, Basu Roy R et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Currently, data on treatment, outcome, and prognostic factors in children with tuberculous meningitis (TBM) in Europe are limited. To date, most existing data on TBM originate from adult studies, or studies conducted in low-resource settings. Mult...

Cycloserine and Linezolid for Tuberculosis Meningitis: Pharmacokinetic Evidence of Pote...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab992
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Kempker RR, Smith AGC et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - The ability of anti-tuberculosis drugs to cross the blood brain barrier and reach the central nervous system (CNS) is critical to their effectiveness in treating tuberculosis meningitis (TBM). We sought to fill a critical knowledge gap by providin...

Study of cerebrospinal fluid levels of lactate, lactate dehydrogenase and adenosine dea...
https://doi.org/10.1080/01616412.2021.2004366
Neurological Research; Singh L, Javali M et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Meningitis is a serious clinical health issue in most developing countries. Late diagnosis and treatment result in significant morbidity and mortality. This research aims to study the utility of CSF lactate, lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), and adenos...

Multicentre cohort study of cochlear implantation outcomes in Thailand.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-054041
BMJ Open; Piromchai P, Tanamai N et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - To report the status and outcomes of cochlear implantation in Thailand. Cohort study. Tertiary care and university hospitals. Patients who underwent cochlear implant surgery in Thailand. This project collected data from all government and universi...

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Guidelines  7 results

Committee Opinion No. 712 Summary: Intrapartum Management of Intraamniotic Infection.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002230
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jul 26th, 2017 - Intraamniotic infection, also known as chorioamnionitis, is an infection with resultant inflammation of any combination of the amniotic fluid, placenta, fetus, fetal membranes, or decidua. Intraamniotic infection is a common condition noted among ...

Committee Opinion No. 712: Intrapartum Management of Intraamniotic Infection.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002236
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jul 26th, 2017 - Intraamniotic infection, also known as chorioamnionitis, is an infection with resultant inflammation of any combination of the amniotic fluid, placenta, fetus, fetal membranes, or decidua. Intraamniotic infection is a common condition noted among ...

The UK joint specialist societies guideline on the diagnosis and management of acute me...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2016.01.007
The Journal of Infection; McGill F, Heyderman RS et. al.

Feb 5th, 2016 - Bacterial meningitis and meningococcal sepsis are rare conditions with high case fatality rates. Early recognition and prompt treatment saves lives. In 1999 the British Infection Society produced a consensus statement for the management of immunoc...

Committee Opinion No. 614: Management of pregnant women with presumptive exposure to Li...
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.AOG.0000457501.73326.6c
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Nov 21st, 2014 - Listeriosis is predominantly a foodborne illness, with sporadic and outbreak-related cases tied to consumption of food contaminated with listeria (Listeria monocytogenes). The incidence of listeriosis associated with pregnancy is approximately 13 ...

Management of suspected viral encephalitis in children - Association of British Neurolo...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2011.11.013
The Journal of Infection; Kneen R, Michael BD et. al.

Nov 29th, 2011 - In the 1980s the outcome of patients with herpes simplex encephalitis was shown to be dramatically improved with aciclovir treatment. Delays in starting treatment, particularly beyond 48 h after hospital admission, are associated with a worse prog...

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Drugs  610 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  136 results

High-Dose Fluconazole for the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis in HIV-Infected Individuals
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00885703

Nov 4th, 2021 - CM is the most common central nervous system (CNS) complication of AIDS worldwide and accounts for up to a third of all deaths from AIDS in many developing countries. Current treatments for CM are lacking in both effectiveness and accessibility, p...

Safety of and Immune Response to a Meningitis Vaccine in HIV-Infected Children and Youth
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00459316

Nov 3rd, 2021 - In the United States, youth 2 to 24 years of age are at high risk for bacterial meningitis infection. Despite antibiotic treatment, the mortality rate for meningitis and sepsis can reach as high as 53% caused by Neisseria meningitidis. This rate c...

Cerebral Autoregulation in Patients With Aneurysmal SubArachnoid Haemorrhage
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03987139

Oct 29th, 2021 - Spontaneous aneurysm subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) occurs annually in approximately 400 people in Denmark. SAH is most commonly seen in younger (median age 56 years) and women (71%), have a high mortality (21-44%) and result in a poor neurological...

Meningococcal Serogroup ACYWX Conjugate Vaccine in Comparison With MenACWY-TT Conjugate Vaccine
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05093829

Oct 26th, 2021 - Meningococcal meningitis, caused by invasive strains of Neisseria meningitidis, is a major public health concern because of its considerable morbidity and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. Case fatality during meningococcal meningitis epidemics can...

A Surveillance Study of Diseases Specified as Adverse Events of Special Interest, of Other Adverse Events Leading to Hospitalisation or Death, and of Meningitis in Children in Africa Prior to Imple...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02374450

Oct 26th, 2021 - The outcomes of interest (AESI, other AE leading to hospitalisation or death, and meningitis) as well as data on malaria morbidity and mortality will be captured through active and enhanced hospitalisation surveillance in children less than (<) 5 ...

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News  857 results

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Intraorbital Cuts Help Some Patients 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962892

Nov 12th, 2021 - NEW ORLEANS — Intraorbital frontal nerve resection appears effective for some patients with idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia where the ophthalmic division (V1) is involved, researchers say. The procedure offers long-term relief in a condition where...

FDA Grants Fast Track Status to Bemcentinib Combo for STK11-Altered Advanced or Metastatic NSCLC
https://www.onclive.com/view/fda-grants-fast-track-status-to-bemcentinib-combo-for-stk11-altered-advanced-or-metastatic-nsclc

Nov 9th, 2021 - The FDA has granted a fast track designation to the selective AXL inhibitor bemcentinib (BGB324) in combination with a PD-1/PD-L1 agent in the treatment of patients with STK11-altered advanced or metastatic non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) witho...

Urgent Call for Maternal Group B Streptococcus Vaccine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962249

Nov 4th, 2021 - A new report from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) is calling on researchers, vaccine developers and funders to accelerate development of an effective vaccine against group B Streptoc...

Managing Simple Febrile Seizures Without Lumbar Puncture Safe: 15-Year Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962096

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Most children with simple febrile seizures (SFSs) can be safely managed without lumbar puncture or other diagnostic tests without risking delayed diagnosis of bacterial meningitis, new data gathered from a 15-year span suggest. Vidya R. Raghavan, ...

West Nile Virus Cases Climbing in Colorado
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960633

Oct 11th, 2021 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — West Nile virus infections and deaths are both up in Colorado from last year, and there have been more cases so far than at any point since 2016, according to data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and En...

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Patient Education  34 results see all →