Frank J. Connor

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Vitamin C Treatment May Be Beneficial for Sepsis, But Duration and Dose Unclear

Vitamin C Treatment May Be Beneficial for Sepsis, But Duration and Dose Unclear

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Vitamin C was associated with lower mortality rates, shorter lengths of ICU stay, and shorter durations of vasopressor use in patients with sepsis.

Vitamin D Deficiency Associated With Sepsis Mortality

Vitamin D Deficiency Associated With Sepsis Mortality

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Vitamin D deficiency is associated with increased risk for sepsis mortality in postmenopausal women, which was seen in all ages.

Oral Ciprofloxacin Effective in Treatment for Bacteremia

Oral Ciprofloxacin Effective in Treatment for Bacteremia

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Oral ciprofloxacin has been found to be an effective option for gram-negative bacteremia treatment.

Clinicians Warn That Zika Virus May Still Be an Area of Concern for Travelers

Clinicians Warn That Zika Virus May Still Be an Area of Concern for Travelers

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Infectious disease experts from Emory University School of Medicine recommend that patients contemplating travel to Zika-affected areas consult with their care providers regarding travel plans and potential Zika virus testing.

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