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Phase III trial of Lampit meets primary endpoint in study of Chagas disease

Bayer presented results from the CHICO part (CHagas disease In Children treated with NifurtimOx) of the phase III clinical study...

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FDA gives 510(k) clearance for BD Phoenix CPO detect test to identify carbapenemase-producing organisms- Becton Dickinson

Becton, Dickinson and Company announced the FDA has given 510(k) clearance of the BD Phoenix CPO detect test, which will...

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Theravance Biopharma sells Vibativ to Cumberland Pharma.

Theravance Biopharma, Inc. announced the sale of its proprietary antibiotic, Vibativ (telavancin), to Cumberland Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a specialty pharmaceutical company...

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Lyme disease

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing Lyme disease. It aims to raise awareness of when Lyme disease should be suspected and ensure that people have prompt and consistent diagnosis and treatment.

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Fever in under 5s: assessment and initial management

This guideline covers the assessment and early management of fever with no obvious cause in children aged under 5.

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2016 UK National Guideline on the Management of Scabies

This is a review of the previous 2007 BASHH guideline on Scabies. This guideline is aimed primarily at over 16 year olds presenting to Level 3 sexual health clinics in the UK.

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Journal articles

Effects of vasodilators on haemodynamic coherence.

Vasodilators are a potential therapeutic option for patients with persisting microcirculatory disorders despite adequate cardiac output and mean arterial pressure due to conventional haemodynamic...

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Clinical presentation and risk factors of serious infections in children with Down syndrome treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in children with Down syndrome (DS) is associated with a higher incidence of life-threatening infections compared to the overall pediatric population. 

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Isavuconazole treatment for mucormycosis: a single-arm open-label trial and case-control analysis.

Background: Mucormycosis is an uncommon invasive fungal disease with high mortality and few treatment options. Isavuconazole is a triazole active...

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ECCMID 2018 ‒ Antibiotic resistance: an immediate and growing threat

This year’s ECCMID is hosting a large number of sessions discussing antibiotic resistance, an immediate and pressing issue that has been described as ‘one of the biggest threats to global health, food security, and development today'.

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