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Research & Reviews  386 results

Cascading Risks for Preventable Infectious Diseases in Children and Adolescents during ...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19127005
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Maggioni A, Gonzales-Zamora JA et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Russia's military incursion into Ukraine triggered the mass displacement of two-thirds of Ukrainian children and adolescents, creating a cascade of population health consequences and producing extraordinary challenges for monitoring and controllin...

INterest of the Negative Predictive Value of Integrons in Choosing a Narrow-spectrum Empirical anTibiotic Treatment vs Usual Empirical Antibiotic Treatment for Urinary Tract infectionS in the PEDia...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05066854

Jun 24th, 2022 - Urinary tract infections with fever are common in children and require primary health care management. Because of the risk of immediate evolution to a systemic infection with long-term renal scars, empirical antibiotic treatment is recommended. Th...

Medications and Adherence to Treatment Guidelines Among Children Hospitalized With Acut...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2022-056606
Pediatrics Burns JE, Thurm C et. al.

Jun 16th, 2022 - COVID-19 treatment guidelines rapidly evolved during the pandemic. The December 2020 Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) guideline, endorsed by the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, recommended steroids for critical disease, and sug...

Human Mobility and Droplet-Transmissible Pediatric Infectious Diseases during the COVID...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19116941
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Ae R, Shibata Y et. al.

Jun 11th, 2022 - The study tested the hypothesis that human mobility may be a potential factor affecting reductions in droplet-transmissible pediatric infectious diseases (PIDs) during the coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic mitigation period in 2020. An ...

The Current and Future State of Pediatric Sepsis Definitions: An International Survey.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2021-052565
Pediatrics Morin L, Hall M et. al.

May 26th, 2022 - Definitions for pediatric sepsis were established in 2005 without data-driven criteria. It is unknown whether the more recent adult Sepsis-3 definitions meet the needs of providers caring for children. We aimed to explore the use and applicability...

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Guidelines  8 results

Clinical Practice Guideline by the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infect...
https://doi.org/10.1093/jpids/piab027
Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society; Woods CR, Bradley JS et. al.

Aug 6th, 2021 - This clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of acute hematogenous osteomyelitis (AHO) in children was developed by a multidisciplinary panel representing Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS) and the Infectious Diseases...

Executive Summary: Therapeutic Monitoring of Vancomycin for Serious Methicillin-Resista...
https://doi.org/10.1002/phar.2376
Pharmacotherapy Rybak MJ, Le J et. al.

Apr 1st, 2020 - Recent vancomycin PK/PD and toxicodynamic studies enable a reassessment of the current dosing and monitoring guideline in an attempt to further optimize the efficacy and safety of vancomycin therapy. The area-under-the-curve to minimum inhibitory ...

Implementing an Antibiotic Stewardship Program: Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases S...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5006285
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Barlam TF, Cosgrove SE et. al.

Apr 16th, 2016 - Evidence-based guidelines for implementation and measurement of antibiotic stewardship interventions in inpatient populations including long-term care were prepared by a multidisciplinary expert panel of the Infectious Diseases Society of America ...

A compendium of strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections in acute care ho...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4223864
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Yokoe DS, Anderson DJ et. al.

Jul 16th, 2014 - Since the publication of "A Compendium of Strategies to Prevent Healthcare-Associated Infections in Acute Care Hospitals" in 2008, prevention of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) has become a national priority. Despite improvements, preventa...

Guidelines for the prevention and treatment of opportunistic infections in HIV-exposed ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4169043
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Siberry GK, Abzug MJ et. al.

Feb 27th, 2014 - Guidelines for the prevention and treatment of opportunistic infections in HIV-exposed and HIV-infected children: recommendations from the National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the HIV Medicine Association of t...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

INterest of the Negative Predictive Value of Integrons in Choosing a Narrow-spectrum Empirical anTibiotic Treatment vs Usual Empirical Antibiotic Treatment for Urinary Tract infectionS in the PEDia...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05066854

Jun 24th, 2022 - Urinary tract infections with fever are common in children and require primary health care management. Because of the risk of immediate evolution to a systemic infection with long-term renal scars, empirical antibiotic treatment is recommended. Th...

Developing Metagenomic Approaches to Identify the Causes of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04320810

Mar 9th, 2022 - Infectious diseases remain leading causes of mortality and morbidity in children. Rapid and accurate diagnosis of infectious diseases in children is important for developing an effective treatment and management strategy. However, the current diag...

Improving CarE for Community Acquired Pneumonia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03760419

Jan 14th, 2022 - Pneumonia is the most common serious infection in childhood. In the United States (US), pneumonia accounts for 1-4% of all emergency department (ED) visits in children (3-28 per 1,000 US children per year) and ranks among the top 3 reasons for ped...

Educational Intervention to Improve Vaccine Acceptance
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01385501

Apr 3rd, 2015 - The intervention is a 8 minute video addressing common concerns that have been reported by vaccine hesitant parents. The video includes an expert in pediatric infectious diseases answering these common questions as well as 3 parental accounts of c...

A PK and Salvage Study for Children With HIV-infection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00476359

Mar 27th, 2015 - The PK and 24 week data has been published in Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal. It showed that plasma drug concentrations of saquinavir, lopinavir and ritonavir were at the higher limits of expected ranges for adult treatment at approved dosa...

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News  359 results

Pfizer Asks FDA to Authorize COVID Booster Shots for Ages 5–11
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972843

Apr 27th, 2022 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Pfizer and BioNTech have applied to the FDA for authorization of their COVID-19 booster shot for children ages 5-11, according to an update from P...

Norovirus Vaccine Candidates Employ Different Approaches
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/969963

Mar 9th, 2022 - Scientists are trying different approaches to try to develop vaccines against norovirus, seeking to replicate the success seen in developing shots against rotavirus. Speaking at the 12th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious...

Measles Drop in Pandemic May Generate False Sense of Security
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/969831

Mar 7th, 2022 - The plunge in reported cases of measles during the pandemic may lead lawmakers and other government officials to underestimate the threat of this and other infectious diseases, setting the stage for a potential rebound in the viral illness, a vacc...

Third Transplant Patient Cured of HIV Marks Important Firsts
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/968639

Feb 16th, 2022 - This week's news that a third person has been "cured" of HIV through a unique transplant of stem cells has given hope for a larger-scale way to beat back the HIV epidemic that has plagued the world for decades. But while this case is certainly cau...

16 Toddlers With HIV at Birth Had No Detectable Virus 2 Years Later
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/968609

Feb 16th, 2022 - Hours after their births, 34 infants began a three-drug combination HIV treatment. Now, 2 years later, nearly a third of those toddlers have tested negative for HIV antibodies and have no detectable HIV DNA in their blood. The children aren't cure...

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