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Research & Reviews  1,089 results

Listeria Monocytogenes Infection (Listeriosis)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/220684-overview

Aug 10th, 2022 - Background Listeria monocytogenes, which causes listeriosis, is an important pathogen in pregnant patients, [1] neonates, elderly individuals, and immunocompromised individuals, although it is an uncommon cause of illness in the general population...

Listeria Monocytogenes Infection (Listeriosis)
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/220684-overview

Aug 10th, 2022 - Background Listeria monocytogenes, which causes listeriosis, is an important pathogen in pregnant patients, [1] neonates, elderly individuals, and immunocompromised individuals, although it is an uncommon cause of illness in the general population...

Listeria Monocytogenes Infection (Listeriosis)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/220684-print

Aug 10th, 2022 - Background Listeria monocytogenes, which causes listeriosis, is an important pathogen in pregnant patients,[1] neonates, elderly individuals, and immunocompromised individuals, although it is an uncommon cause of illness in the general population....

Alpha-Defensin and Synovial Proteins to Improve Detection of Pediatric Septic Arthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03704766

Aug 9th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to determine if alpha-defensin and other proteins present in joint fluid may be able to rapidly diagnose bacterial joint infections. Patients with suspected joint infection typically undergo joint aspiration so that te...

Differentiate Children Septic and Inflammatory Arthritis by Comparative Analysis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03827759

Aug 8th, 2022 - This a multicentric prospective study that compares biological fluids as synovial liquid and blood samples to find biomarkers that could distinguish septic arthritis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Prospectively, patients will be recruited unde...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Osteomyelitis or Septic Arthritis-Child (Excluding Axial ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.017
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Shet NS et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Imaging plays an integral role in the evaluation of suspected musculoskeletal infections in children, not only in the accurate identification of infection such as osteomyelitis or septic arthritis, but also in guiding management. Various diagnosti...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acutely Limping Child Up To Age 5.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2018.09.030
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Safdar NM et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - Imaging plays in important role in the evaluation of the acutely limping child. The decision-making process about initial imaging must consider the level of suspicion for infection and whether symptoms can be localized. The appropriateness of spec...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Osteomyelitis, Septic Arthritis, or Soft Tissue...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.02.008
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Beaman FD et. al.

May 6th, 2017 - Infection of the musculoskeletal system is a common clinical problem. Differentiating soft tissue from osseous infection often determines the appropriate clinical therapeutic course. Radiographs are the recommend initial imaging examination, and a...

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Drugs  3 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  39 results

Alpha-Defensin and Synovial Proteins to Improve Detection of Pediatric Septic Arthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03704766

Aug 9th, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to determine if alpha-defensin and other proteins present in joint fluid may be able to rapidly diagnose bacterial joint infections. Patients with suspected joint infection typically undergo joint aspiration so that te...

Differentiate Children Septic and Inflammatory Arthritis by Comparative Analysis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03827759

Aug 8th, 2022 - This a multicentric prospective study that compares biological fluids as synovial liquid and blood samples to find biomarkers that could distinguish septic arthritis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Prospectively, patients will be recruited unde...

Two-stage Arthroplasty for the Septic Arthritis of the Native Knee Joint
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05484284

Aug 2nd, 2022 - Septic arthritis (SA) of the native knee joint is a rare but highly disabling disease. Epidemiologic studies have documented an incidence of 0.9 per 100,000. The treatment is challenging and the ideal treatment strategy is not well established. Ov...

Pyrocarbon Interposition Arthroplasty of the Elbow
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05464459

Jul 19th, 2022 - Osteoarthritis (OA) of the elbow is associated with pain and loss of motion, which can have a dramatic impact on overall upper limb function due to the inability to position the hand to carry out activities of daily living. OA is characterised by ...

Operative and Non-operative Treatment of Traumatic Arthrotomies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02841644

Jul 14th, 2022 - Background and Rationale Soft tissue wounds around joints are common injuries that are carefully evaluated to identify intra-articular extension. Wound exploration, imaging, and intra-articular saline load injections are commonly utilized to diagn...

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News  89 results

Painful swelling of fingers and toe
https://www.mdedge.com/psoriatic-arthritis-challenge-center/article/252591/psoriatic-arthritis/painful-swelling-fingers-and

Mar 9th, 2022 - Although psoriatic arthritis is not the only disease associated with dactylitis — other culprits are sarcoidosis, septic arthritis, tuberculosis, and gout — dactylitis is one of the characteristic symptoms of psoriatic arthritis. Dactylitis is see.

Fast Five Quiz: Pneumococcal Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957889

Sep 15th, 2021 - Pneumococcal infections are caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, a gram-positive, catalase-negative organism simply called pneumococcus. S pneumoniae is the most frequent cause of community-acquired pneumonia, bacterial meningitis, bacteremia, and ...

Fast Five Quiz: Pneumococcal Infections
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/957889

Sep 15th, 2021 - Pneumococcal infections are caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, a gram-positive, catalase-negative organism simply called pneumococcus. S pneumoniae is the most frequent cause of community-acquired pneumonia, bacterial meningitis, bacteremia, and ...

Fast Five Quiz: Pediatric Pneumococcal Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957419

Sep 8th, 2021 - Streptococcus pneumoniae infections are a common cause of bacterial infection in children. Pediatric infections caused by this pathogen include otitis media, sinusitis, occult bacteremia, pneumonia, meningitis, osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, per...

Fast Five Quiz: Pediatric Pneumococcal Infections
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/957419

Sep 8th, 2021 - Streptococcus pneumoniae infections are a common cause of bacterial infection in children. Pediatric infections caused by this pathogen include otitis media, sinusitis, occult bacteremia, pneumonia, meningitis, osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, per...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →