Medical News

Empirical Treatment With Carbapenem vs Third-generation Ceph...

For patients with a first presentation of SBP, empirical treatment with carbapenem does not reduce in-hospital...

03 Jul 2020

Amoxicillin for 3 or 5 Days for Chest-Indrawing Pneumonia in...

In HIV-uninfected Malawian children, treatment with amoxicillin for chest-indrawing pneumonia for 3 days was...

02 Jul 2020

Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing of Metronidazole and Cl...

The results indicate that in comparison to metronidazole, clindamycin seems to be a better choice to tackle G....

01 Jul 2020

Intra-Abdominal Infections by Carbapenemase-Producing Entero...

Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae -related IAI is associated with substantial mortality, LOS, and costs....

30 Jun 2020

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Our Publications

Cytorx (Flucytosine) Monograph

This monograph describes the role of Flucytosine tablets in the management of invasive cryptococcal infections and some Candida spp. infections.  

Clarithromycin: An Emerging Treatment Recourse in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

Parenteral macrolide therapy is needed for patients with moderate to severe CAP/AECB. This booklet gives an overview of the efficacy and safety of...

Approach to Hepatitis B in Pregnancy

Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in pregnancy is an important global health problem. Over 50% of the estimated 240–350 million chronic...

HCV Management Series: Management of Treatment-naïve and Treatment-experienced HCV Patients

Treatment for hepatitis C is rapidly evolving from injectable interferons to the revolutionizing all oral direct-acting antivirals. The advent of...

Slide Library

Superficial Fungal Infections

Superficial fungal Infections are caused by dermatophytes, also known as tinea. Tinea is a common fungal infection that can affect the skin, nails...

 
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4 R’s of Antibiotcs

Antibiotics are life-saving drugs, but unlike drugs used in other therapeutic areas, the future utility of many antibiotics is threatened by the...

 
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Luliconazole

This presentation includes information pertaining to the molecule Luliconazole, which is a novel topical imidazole antifungal agent used for the...

 
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HIV - HCV Coinfection

This slide set covers the epidemiology, disease progression and management of HIV-HCV coinfection in the era of directly acting antivirals available...

 
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Key Trials

Terbinafine versus Itraconazole in Treatment of Dermatophytic Infection of Skin

This study compared the clinical and mycological cure rates of terbinafine with itraconazole in patients with tinea corporis and tinea cruris.  

Efficacy and Safety of Tenofovir Alafenamide in Chronic Hepatitis B Infection

After 2 years of treatment, tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) was as effective as tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) in suppressing hepatitis B virus (...

Long Term Efficacy and Safety of Tenofovir in Chronic Hepatitis B infection

Treatment with tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) for over 10 years was well tolerated, safe, and effective in patients with chronic hepatitis B (...

Amoxicillin and Cefpodoxime Demonstrate Similar Clinical Efficacy in Children with Pneumonia

Treatment of pneumonia with amoxicillin and cefpodoxime resulted in a similar response to therapy and the difference was not statistically...

Patient Education

Hand Hygiene: All you Need to know about Hand Sanitizers!

Hand hygiene is a great way to prevent infections. Cleaning hands at key times with soap and water or hand sanitizer is one of the most important ste...

When to Wash Your Hands?

Maintaining hand hygiene is one of the best ways to protect oneself and the family from getting sick. Here are some tips your patients can follow on...

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