Immunogenicity of Fractional-Dose Vaccine during a Yellow Fever Outbreak — Final Report | NEJM

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Immunogenicity of Fractional-Dose Vaccine during a Yellow Fever Outbreak — Final Report

Fonte: Immunogenicity of Fractional-Dose Vaccine during a Yellow Fever Outbreak — Final Report | NEJM

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Antibiotics Prevented Maternal Infections After Vaginal Delivery

Uma dose única de profilaxia antibiótica administrada após o parto vaginal preveniu até metade das infecções maternas 6 semanas após o parto, relatou um estudo no Lancet.

Fonte: Antibiotics Prevented Maternal Infections After Vaginal Delivery

Patient Receives First Genetically Engineered Phage Treatment

A pediatric patient with cystic fibrosis and a double-lung transplant received a genetically engineered 3-phage cocktail to treat a life-threatening antibiotic-

Fonte: Patient Receives First Genetically Engineered Phage Treatment

Dose, Timing, and Type of Infant Antibiotic Use and the Risk of Childhood Asthma

Abstract for IDSA Reading Room

Fonte: Dose, Timing, and Type of Infant Antibiotic Use and the Risk of Childhood Asthma

Encontrado uma associação dose-dependente consistente entre  antibióticos prescritos durante a infância e o desenvolvimento subseqüente da asma da infância.

AHA: Heart Disease a Growing Problem in HIV

Scientific statement calls for more research, clinical trials in this population

Fonte: AHA: Heart Disease a Growing Problem in HIV

Association Between Peripheral Neuropathy and Oral Fluoroquinolone or Amoxicillin-Clavulanate

This nested case-control study uses a large primary care population database in the United Kingdom to analyze the relative and absolute risk estimates of peripheral neuropathy among adults issued prescriptions for oral fluoroquinolone or amoxicillin-clavulanate antibiotics.

Fonte: Association Between Peripheral Neuropathy and Oral Fluoroquinolone or Amoxicillin-Clavulanate

Mais da metade dos pacientes com febre amarela apresenta anomalias eletrocardiográficas

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Em 2018 o Brasil vivenciou uma epidemia de febre amarela. Um estudo da Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) com colaboração norte-americana investigou pacientes que contraíram a doença naquele período e comprovou que há envolvimento cardíaco nessa infecção.