Compared with patients prescribed only an antiviral, patients who are prescribed both an antiviral and antibiotic have a lower risk for 3-day respiratory hospitalization.
A glycoprotein in Ebola called the mucin-like domain may be of interest in the development of an oncolytic for brain cancer.
For patients being treated for uncomplicated acute appendicitis, quality of life (QOL) is similar at seven years after appendectomy or antibiotic therapy.
Prescribing macrolide antibiotics during the first trimester of pregnancy is associated with an increased risk for major fetal malformation.
When treating infections caused by gram-negative pan-drug-resistant bacteria, colistin and/or tigecycline-based combination empiric therapy is recommended.
One in three children are prescribed antibiotics at children’s hospitals, and 25.9% prescribed antibiotics for infectious use are receiving at least one suboptimal antibiotic
New details on nearly 45,000 cases of COVID-19 in China show that 80 percent of cases are mild and the number of new cases has been declining for most of February.
In pediatric patients, the duration of antibiotic treatment for uncomplicated UTI was not significantly associated with UTI recurrence.
Of patients who received cefoperazone-sulbactam, 9.2% reported a coagulation disorder and 15.7% reported a decrease in platelet count.
Recognizing individuals at risk for 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection is a key part of facilitating infection control and prevention and limiting transmission.
The multidrug antibiotic regimen for the treatment of paucibacillary and multibacillary leprosy seemed to show better clinical improvement of lesions compared with rifampin, ofloxacin, and minocycline and other treatment.
Antibiotics do not appear to be associated with childhood obesity.
Key CT findings have been characterized for patients infected with the 2019 novel coronavirus.
Several antibiotics were found to be associated with hypoglycemia even after accounting for concomitant use of glucose-lowering medications.
More than one-quarter of antibiotic fills for Medicaid patients not associated with a clinician visit
FDA announced Tuesday that it has fast-tracked a test for the virus to help speed screening efforts
Dr. Li Wenliang raised concerns about a cluster of illnesses that were similar to SARS
In patients without a contraindication, rifampicin may be the safest treatment option for latent tuberculosis (TB) infection.
The FDA has requested that all manufacturers of bacitracin for injection voluntarily withdraw their product from the market.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) summarized investigations into 3 cases of pan-resistant Candida auris infections in New York.