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Research & Reviews  2,017 results

A whole genome-based gene-by-gene typing system for standardised high resolution strain...
https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02889-20
Journal of Clinical Microbiology; Abdel-Glil MY, Chiaverini A et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - Whole-genome-sequencing (WGS) has been established for bacterial subtyping and is regularly used to study pathogen transmission, to investigate outbreaks, and to perform routine surveillance. Core genome multilocus sequence typing (cgMLST) is a ba...

Modeling the spatial distribution of anthrax in southern Kenya.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8032196
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Otieno FT, Gachohi J et. al.

Mar 29th, 2021 - Anthrax is an important zoonotic disease in Kenya associated with high animal and public health burden and widespread socio-economic impacts. The disease occurs in sporadic outbreaks that involve livestock, wildlife, and humans, but knowledge on f...

Bacillus anthracis chain length, a virulence determinant, is regulated by membrane loca...
https://doi.org/10.1128/JB.00582-20
Journal of Bacteriology; Dhasmana N, Kumar N et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2021 - Anthrax is a zoonotic disease caused by Bacillus anthracis, a spore-forming pathogen that displays a chaining phenotype. It has been reported that the chaining phenotype acts as a virulence factor in B. anthracis In this study, we identify a serin...

High Case-Fatality Rate for Human Anthrax, Northern Ghana, 2005-2016.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8007318
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Blackburn JK, Kenu E et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2021 - The human cutaneous anthrax case-fatality rate is ≈1% when treated, 5%-20% when untreated. We report high case-fatality rates (median 35.0%; 95% CI 21.1%-66.7%) during 2005-2016 linked to livestock handling in northern Ghana, where veterinary reso...

Geographic distribution and genetic characterization of poxviruses from human infection...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00705-020-04922-x 10.2165/00128071-200809040-00002 10.1056/NEJMoa1407647 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0874 10.1016/j.jviromet.2010.07.012 10.1016/j.jviromet.2013.08.027 10.1016/S0166-0934(99)00144-5 10.1093/molbev/mst197 10.1093/sysbio/sys029 10.3201/eid2002.130522 10.1007/978-3-7091-6534-8_3 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002985 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.09.081
Archives of Virology; Khmaladze E, Mauldin MR et. al.

Mar 21st, 2021 - Anthrax is endemic in Georgia, as are multiple zoonotic poxviruses. Poxvirus-associated infections share some clinical manifestations and exposure risks with anthrax, and so it is important to distinguish between the two. With this in mind, an arc...

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Guidelines  4 results

Use of Anthrax Vaccine in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6918956
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Bower WA, Schiffer J et. al.

Dec 13th, 2019 - This report updates the 2009 recommendations from the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding use of anthrax vaccine in the United States (Wright JG, Quinn CP, Shadomy S, Messonnier N. Use of anthrax vaccine in the United...

Clinical Framework and Medical Countermeasure Use During an Anthrax Mass-Casualty Incid...
https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.rr6404a1
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Bower WA, Hendricks K et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2015 - In 2014, CDC published updated guidelines for the prevention and treatment of anthrax (Hendricks KA, Wright ME, Shadomy SV, et al. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expert panel meetings on prevention and treatment of anthrax in adults. E...

Use of anthrax vaccine in the United States: recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20651644
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Wright JG, Quinn CP et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2010 - These recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) update the previous recommendations for anthrax vaccine adsorbed (AVA) (CDC. Use of anthrax vaccine in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...

Guidelines for Acquisition of Ventilators to Meet Demands for Pandemic Flu and Mass Casualty...
https://www.aarc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Issue-Paper-Acquisition-ventilators_pandemic.pdf
American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC)

Jan 29th, 2008 - Following the tragedy of September 11, 2001 and the anthrax mailings of the same year, the U. S.

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Drugs  487 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,783 results

Levofloxacin - levofloxacin tablet, film coated-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=b58dcb4c-34c4-4cf8-b322-e18ad0b22286

Apr 14th, 2021 - Levofloxacin tablet is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated (1, 12.4). • Pneumonia: Nosocomial (1.1) an...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet, coated-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=8f4d4bbb-a8f5-492f-8b2a-22be57719ac9

Apr 11th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: • Skin and Skin Structure Infectio...

A whole genome-based gene-by-gene typing system for standardised high resolution strain...
https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02889-20
Journal of Clinical Microbiology; Abdel-Glil MY, Chiaverini A et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - Whole-genome-sequencing (WGS) has been established for bacterial subtyping and is regularly used to study pathogen transmission, to investigate outbreaks, and to perform routine surveillance. Core genome multilocus sequence typing (cgMLST) is a ba...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-PD-Rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=178dc379-e2b8-4b47-9f0c-3fc7fb435c36

Apr 8th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: Skin and Skin Structure Infections...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=702fffd7-b826-4081-83f7-4b6db6770c2c

Apr 7th, 2021 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: •Skin and Skin Structure Infection...

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News  301 results

The Week That Wasn't: Healing Honey, Restored Limb Function, Anti-Cancer Anthrax
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/922271

Dec 5th, 2019 - This week the internet was abuzz with tales of honey's healing power, a new solution for spinal cord injuries, and using anthrax against cancer. Here's why you didn't see those headlines on Medscape. Honey's Healing Power? It's feasible to use Man...

Anthrax booster expanded to 3 years for moderate-risk groups
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/195362/vaccines/anthrax-booster-expanded-3-years-moderate-risk-groups?channel=39313
MDedge Infectious Disease; Heidi Splete

Feb 28th, 2019 - A booster dose for pre-exposure prophylaxis with an anthrax vaccine may be given at 3 years after an initial series for individuals not currently at risk who wish to maintain protection, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’.

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Patient Education  19 results see all →