Fewer childhood vaccines have been administered due to a decline in outpatient pediatric visits resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Survivors had higher color vision deficit, lower IOP, and more cases of uveitis than controls.
A study in Brazil has found high morbidity and benefits of early treatment in patients with congenital toxoplasmosis.
The Infectious Disease Society of American (IDSA) published a new guideline on the diagnosis and management of babesiosis.
Acute flaccid myelitis is an emerging global public health concern, requiring an increased understanding of its causes, diagnosis, and potential therapies.
This retrospective study aims to shed light on the relationship between splenic infarction and infection.
Vitamin D deficiency is associated with a higher risk of incident nontuberculous mycobacteria respiratory isolation in adults with cystic fibrosis.
Study authors sought to determine whether surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis administration following cord clamping led to an increase risk of surgical site infections.
Researchers assessed glucocorticoid maintenance dose and treatment duration on outcomes in patients with ANCA-associated vasculitis.
The goal of this study is to investigate the antimicrobial therapy, therapeutic response, and outcome of culture-negative PVO compared with culture-positive PVO.
The drug is designed to modulate the acute inflammatory response observed in patients with NSTI that leads to organ dysfunction or failure.
Investigators explored the implications of updated vaccination strategies for typhoid fever targeting younger at-risk children in the United States.
Retrospective analysis was conducted to assess the presence of A faecalis infection, extensively drug-resistant A faecalis infection, and the susceptibility of commonly used antibiotics for the treatment of A faecalis and XDR A faecalis.
The Laboratory Risk Indicator for Necrotizing Fasciitis (LRINEC) scoring system’s utility in diagnosing necrotizing soft tissue infections of the lower extremities in patients with diabetes was assessed.
To accommodate patients remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic, practices may have expanded personnel access to protected health information and relied on devices that might be vulnerable to cyber attacks.
Investigators evaluated the clinical impact of uncontrolled diabetes mellitus on infection and mortality in an inpatient population with advanced cirrhosis.
Investigators proposed antibiotic therapy as an alternative to surgery for the treatment of appendicitis.
Study authors tested the effect of disinfectant wipes on spore loads and cross-contamination risk for Clostridioides difficile.
Investigators assessed the efficacy of miltefosine in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis and adverse events associated with its use.
Investigators characterized temporal and spatial variation in the skin microbiota of patients undergoing colorectal surgery and to determine if dysbiosis contributes to surgical site infections.