92 people in 29 states sickened so far; 21 hospitalizations; no deaths reported.
Nasal decongestants can be used for short periods for adults; their safety is unclear for children.
Five possible cases reported in Washington state; 14 confirmed cases reported in Colorado.
The study authors searched MEDLINE from inception through July 2018 to obtain relevant cohort studies and randomized trials assessing HBVr incidence secondary to pharmaceutical agents.
Investigators examined treatment response of sofosbuvir-based DAA in patients with chronic hepatitis C with compensated liver cirrhosis in a community care setting.
14 million need to receive two doses of vaccine to reach goal of 80% vaccination by 2026.
New data suggest an association between general practitioners' prescribing habits for urinary tract infections and UTI-related E coli bacteremia incidence.
Active Choice Intervention Effective in Increasing Influenza Vaccination Rates at Primary Care PracticesOctober 05, 2018
Influenza vaccination rates decline as the clinic day progresses.
Monovalent Acellular Pertussis Vaccine Safe and Effective for Neonates With Mothers Unvaccinated for TdapOctober 03, 2018
The monovalent acellular pertussis vaccine may be beneficial to neonates whose mothers did not receive Tdap vaccine during pregnancy.
For certain patients with endocarditis on the left side of the heart under stable condition, switching from intravenous (IV) antibiotics to orally administered antibiotics is noninferior to staying on IV treatment.
Number of HIV diagnoses in those aged 13 to 29 4x higher than those aged 50 years.
From 2008 to 2015, both cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grades 2, 3 and adenocarcinoma in situ rates and cervical cancer screening declined in women age 18 to 24 years.
Clovers trial seeks to determine which IV fluids, vasopressors combo works best to curb sepsis.
The use of corticosteroids in sepsis appears to modestly reduce the risk for death and modestly increase neuromuscular weakness but the evidence is not definitive.
Beef was produced and packaged at Cargill Meat Solutions in Fort Morgan, Colo.
High population immunity is an indicator of the decline in serotype 2 Sabin vaccine poliovirus after serotype 2 oral poliovirus vaccine withdrawal.
Live chicks, ducklings obtained from relatives, feed supply stores, websites, and hatcheries.
Increase in levels of E. coli in bayou water samples compared with historical levels.
Prevalence has increased in US; statement aims to increase recognition, improve care.
Thirty-four people have been hospitalized, but no deaths have been reported.
Diagnostic and surveillance limitations and lack of treatment options, vaccines hamper efforts.
Direct-acting antivirals are safe and effective in African-American patients with chronic HCV.
There is an opportunity to improve HCV treatment rates for people who inject drugs by integrating DAA therapy into current models of community-based addiction.
Expression of KLRD1 by natural killer cells before infection associated with influenza severity.
Nearly 2.3 million total cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis diagnosed in the United States in 2017.
Screening results in decrease in incidence of congenital syphilis; no harms identified for penicillin.
Specimens of the rapidly evolving virus are needed to develop vaccines and treatments.
Delstrigo is approved as a complete regimen whereas Pifeltro is to be administered in combination with other antiretrovirals.
The infection developed within several months of the patients starting SGLT2 therapy and the drug was discontinued in most cases. All patients required surgery and there was 1 reported death.
To date, 8 people have been hospitalized and 1 patient has died.