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Lyme Disease Training and Knowledge Translation Resources Available to Canadian Healthc...
Journal of Primary Care & Community Health; Coderre-Ball AM, Sahi S et. al.

Oct 17th, 2021 - Lyme Disease (LD) is the most common tick-borne disease in North America. With the number of cases increasing yearly, Canadian healthcare professionals (HCP) rely on up-to-date and evidence-informed guidelines, instruction, and resources to effect...

More than ticking boxes: Training Lyme disease education ambassadors to meet outreach a...
PloS One; Forest-Bérard K, Ripoche M et. al.

Oct 13th, 2021 - Lyme disease (LD) is an emerging public health threat in Canada, associated with the northward range expansion of the black-legged tick (Ixodes scapularis). To address this, public health authorities have been carrying out surveillance activities ...

Lyme Carditis With Complete Heart Block Successfully Treated With Oral Doxycycline.
Military Medicine; Burns M, Robben P et. al.

Oct 7th, 2021 - Lyme disease is a vector-borne infection that can affect multiple different organ systems. Lyme carditis represents one of these sequelae and is defined by acute onset of high-grade atrioventricular block in the presence of laboratory-confirmed in...

Two-Tier Lyme Disease Serology in Children with Previous Lyme Disease.
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.); Lantos PM, Balamuth F et. al.

Oct 6th, 2021 - Background: A history of Lyme disease can complicate the interpretation of Lyme disease serology in acutely symptomatic patients. Materials and Methods: We prospectively enrolled children undergoing evaluation for Lyme disease in the emergency dep...

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Guidelines  2 results

Opinion du comité No 399 : Prise en charge des morsures de tiques et de la maladie de L...
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Smith GN, Moore KM et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Opinion du comité No 399 : Prise en charge des morsures de tiques et de la maladie de Lyme pendant la grossesse: (In English: Management of Tick Bites and Lyme Disease During Pregnancy).|2020|Smith GN,Moore KM,Hatchette TF,Nicholson J,Bowie W,|

Committee Opinion No. 399: Management of Tick Bites and Lyme Disease During Pregnancy.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Smith GN, Moore KM et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Lyme disease is an emerging infection in Canada caused by the bacterium belonging to the Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato species complex, which is transmitted via the bite of an infected blacklegged tick. Populations of blacklegged ticks continue ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  8 results

Feasibility of Teleyoga for Treatment of Lyme Disease

Apr 30th, 2021 - Participants with symptoms of Lyme disease (n=15) will participate individually in a weekly tele-yoga class using an iPad loaned by the study. Participants will choose where to attend these remote treatment sessions. Yoga treatment will last 12 we...

ImmuneSense Lyme Study

Apr 12th, 2021 - ImmuneSense Lyme is a study, which is designed to better understand the immune response to Lyme disease. This is critically important because the immune system may be able to tell us important information about how our own bodies detect and respon...

A School-Based Intervention to Reduce Lyme Disease

Apr 6th, 2021 - The description of Lyme disease in 1976 and subsequent characterization of its mode of transmission, causative organism and treatment is one of the most remarkable advances in medicine in the last 25 years1-3. Nevertheless, Lyme disease continues ...

Uncovering Neural and Immune Mechanisms of Chronic Pain in Post Treatment Lyme Syndrome

Jun 1st, 2020 - At least 5-15% of patients with Lyme disease (7,500-45,000 new cases a year) develop Post-treatment Lyme Syndrome (PTLS) - debilitating residual symptoms that last months to years, even after having received antibiotic treatment. Often patients wi...

Systemic Lupus Erythematous and Heart Conduction Disorders

Oct 28th, 2019 - We designed a cross-sectional study for an observational analysis. The target population will be the group of SLE patients visited the service of Rheumatology hospitals in Catalonia (Spain). The criteria for subjects selection to participate in ou...

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News  250 results

A Long Look at Long Haulers

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. With the number of pediatric infections with SARS-CoV-2 rising it is not surprising that children with persistent symptoms are beginning to accumu...

Lyme Disease May Up Risk for Mental Illness, Suicidal Behavior

Aug 20th, 2021 - Patients with Lyme disease are at increased risk for any mental disorder, for affective disorders, and for suicidal behavior, new research suggests. Results from a large population-based study show that the rate of depression was 42% higher among ...

Anaplasmosis Quadruples in New York State

Aug 10th, 2021 - Anaplasmosis prevalence in New York State nearly quadrupled statewide from 2010 to 2018, new research suggests, increasing by more than eightfold in the region surrounding Albany, the state capital. The proportion of ticks carrying Anaplasma phago...

Why Size (of Your Differential) Matters
Joe R. Monroe, MPAS, PA

Jul 19th, 2021 - ANSWER The correct answer is all of the above (choice “f”). DISCUSSION The most likely diagnostic explanation for this patient’s presentation is erythema annulare centrifugum (EAC; choice “c”).

A Quick Tour of the New Lyme Disease Guideline

Jun 14th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello. This is Paul Auwaerter for Medscape Infectious Diseases, speaking from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Spring is in full swing and tick season has certainly returned. I thought I wou...

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