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Research & Reviews  1,295 results

Progressive MRI findings of West Nile virus encephalitis in a patient with diabetes mel...
BMJ Case Reports; Dervisoglu E, Altintas Taslicay C et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - A man in his 70s was admitted to our hospital with complaints of fatigue, loss of appetite and fever. His neurological examination was normal. He had a medical history of diabetes mellitus for 25 years. Urine analysis showed many leucocytes. Empir...

Assessment of the Costs Related to West Nile Virus Monitoring in Lombardy Region (Italy...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Defilippo F, Dottori M et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - In Italy, the West Nile Virus surveillance plan considers a multidisciplinary approach to identify the presence of the virus in the environment (entomological, ornithological, and equine surveillance) and to determine the risk of infections throug...

Cost-effectiveness of pathogen reduction technology for plasma and platelets in Québec:...
Transfusion Grégoire Y, Delage G et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - The last economic evaluation of pathogen reduction technology (PRT) in Canada was conducted in 2007. We reassessed the cost-effectiveness of PRT in the province of Québec (which has its own blood supplier) and included an evaluation of the potenti...

Evaluation of the effectiveness of the California mosquito-borne virus surveillance & r...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Danforth ME, Snyder RE et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - Local vector control and public health agencies in California use the California Mosquito-Borne Virus Surveillance and Response Plan to monitor and evaluate West Nile virus (WNV) activity and guide responses to reduce the burden of WNV disease. Al...

West Nile Virus and Other Domestic Nationally Notifiable Arboviral Diseases - United St...
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Soto RA, Hughes ML et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - Arthropod-borne viruses (arboviruses) are transmitted to humans primarily through the bite of infected mosquitoes and ticks. West Nile virus (WNV), mainly transmitted by Culex species mosquitos, is the leading cause of domestically acquired arbovi...

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Guidelines  1 results

American Society for Reproductive Medicine/Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology...
Fertility and Sterility; ,

Nov 26th, 2008 - Although there is currently no definitive evidence linking West Nile virus (WNV) transmission with reproductive cells, it is recommended that practitioners defer gamete donors who have confirmed or suspected WNV infections.

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Treatment of West Nile Virus With MGAWN1

Feb 10th, 2022 - The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety, efficacy, and pharmacokinetics of MGAWN1 in subjects with West Nile Fever or a syndrome compatible with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease (WNND) [encephalitis, meningitis, or acute flaccid paral...

Clinical Evaluation of the FilmArray® Global Fever (GF) Panel

Nov 17th, 2021 - The FilmArray Global Fever (GF) Panel, developed by BioFire Defense in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Defense and NIAID, uses an automated, multiplex PCR system to evaluate whole blood samples for 19 pathogens simultaneously in under an...

Favipiravir vs Hydroxychloroquine vs Control in COVID -19

Oct 26th, 2021 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2/2019-nCoV) and has developed into a pandemic with serious global public health and economic sequelae. As of June 30, 2020 over 10,000,...

Long-term Sequelae of COVID-19 (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis): An International Cross-Sectional Study

Sep 28th, 2021 - After the appearance of COVID-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2, the pandemic has spread and had a profound effect on the lives and health of people around the Whole world causing around 3.97 million deaths and more than 183 million confirmed cases of the c...

Safety and Immunogenicity of a First-in-Human Mosquito Saliva Peptide Vaccine

Aug 11th, 2020 - Mosquito-borne diseases continue to cause significant morbidity and mortality worldwide despite on-going control efforts. In 2015, there were >200 million cases of malaria worldwide, causing nearly half a million deaths, with most of the deaths oc...

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News  189 results

Climate Change May Push the US Toward the 'Goldilocks Zone' for West Nile Virus

Mar 29th, 2022 - Michael Keasling of Lakewood, Colorado, was an electrician who loved big trucks, fast cars, and Harley-Davidsons. He'd struggled with diabetes since he was a teenager, needing a kidney transplant from his sister to stay alive. He was already quite...

Ivermectin May Halt Spread of River Blindness, Curb West Nile Virus Transmission

Nov 24th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Mass treatment with ivermectin has eliminated river blindness in two Nigerian states, according to research presented at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene annual meeting. A separate study from the me...

Expected spike in acute flaccid myelitis did not occur in 2020
Richard Franki

Nov 8th, 2021 - The anticipated biennial peak in acute flaccid myelitis cases did not occur in 2020, possibly because of “nonpharmaceutical interventions implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic,” suggested researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Preve.

West Nile Virus Cases Climbing in Colorado

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...

Alaska Starts Rationing Care; Remdesivir for Outpatients? New GVHD Drug OK'd

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. With Alaska hospitals crippled by the overwhelming number of COVID patients, the state has adopted crisis standards of care, Gov. Mike Dunleavy (R) announced on Wednesday. (Reuters) Gi...

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Patient Education  8 results see all →