Study authors compared the effect of aqueous olanexidine and aqueous povidone-iodine on the incidence of surgical site infection following clean-contaminated surgery.
Researchers found in an observational cohort study that pre-existing Alzheimer disease and dementia are top risk factors for severe COVID-19 based on their association with positive tests for the coronavirus in England’s hospitals in spring 2020.
The investigational treatment from Regeneron consists of 2 potent, virus-neutralizing antibodies.
Pfizer and BioNTech will submit an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) request to the FDA for their mRNA-based vaccine candidate BNT162b2 against COVID-19.
Researchers assessed if use of intravenous remdesivir in hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019 infection affected time to recovery and clinical status on days 15 and 29.
Researchers sought to determine the effect of social distancing measures in Dane County, Wisconsin, the Milwaukee metropolitan area, and the New York City metropolitan area.
An overview of the risk for infections during targeted and biological therapies in rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.
Healthcare providers should take steps now to ensure that the telehealth modalities they use are HIPAA compliant.
In hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), ivermectin was associated with lower mortality compared to treatment without the antiparasitic drug.
Study authors assess the association between statin therapy and in-hospital mortality in patients with COVID-19 and concomitant diabetes mellitus.
Researchers compared a novel reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification method to the gold standard, reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction, and assessed the accuracy in detecting SARS-CoV-2.
Treatment with beta-blockers vs amiodarone, calcium channel blockers, or digoxin was associated with improved heart control at 1, but not 6 hours in patients with sepsis and atrial fibrillation.
The sNDA is based on data from a phase 3 study that evaluated secnidazole in 147 adult female patients with trichomoniasis.
Investigators assessed the effect of linked HIV and SARS-CoV-2 testing on reduction in HIV incidence and indirect total health care costs.
Study authors compared clinical cure in patients with E coli bacteremic UTI who were stepped down to oral beta-lactams compared to oral fluoroquinolones.
The effects of positive end expiratory pressure in COVID-19-related acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) are similar to those reported in classical ARDS.
The COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance Patient Experience Survey was used to assess the effect of antimalarial drug shortages during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Study authors assessed the efficacy and safety of cefiderocol vs best available therapy in adults with serious carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative infections.
Researchers compared the efficacy and safety of cefiderocol vs high-dose, extended-infusion meropenem for adults with nosocomial pneumonia.
The analysis of the primary outcomes was based on 170 confirmed cases of COVID-19.