Medical News

Factors Affecting in-hospital Mortality of Non-tuberculous M...
BMC. Infect. Dis.

We found associations between being underweight and having several comorbidities and increased in-hospital...

22 Jul 2021

A Randomized Clinical Trial Evaluating the Efficacy and Qual...
Ann. Surg.

Patients with acute, uncomplicated appendicitis treated with antibiotics only experience high recurrence rates and...

19 Jul 2021

Prediction Rules for Ruling out Endocarditis in Patients wit...
Clin Infect Dis

Only the VIRSTA score had a NPV of at least 98%, but at the expense of a high number of patients classified as high...

19 Jul 2021

Congenital Human Cytomegalovirus Infection is Associated wit...
Clin Infect Dis

Our results indicate that cCMV infection moderately reduces transplacental IgG transfer efficiency due to maternal...

16 Jul 2021

Our Publications

Favipiravir: Frequently Asked Questions

Favipiravir is a novel antiviral approved in 2014 by Japan for the treatment of novel or re-emerging pandemic influenza virus infections. In the...

Ciplenza (Favipiravir) Monograph

Favipiravir is a novel antiviral approved in 2014 by Japan for the treatment of novel or re-emerging pandemic influenza virus infections. In the...

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...

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

Efficacy of Long-term Intermittent Azithromycin Therapy in Reducing the Frequency of Exacerbation in Severe COPD

This study evaluated efficacy of long-term intermittent azithromycin therapy in reducing the frequency of exacerbation in severe chronic obstructive...

Efficacy and Safety of 3-day Azithromycin Treatment of Community Acquired Pneumonia in Patients with and Macrolide- Resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae Infection

This study evaluated efficacy and tolerability of a 3-day course of azithromycin in adults with mild to moderately severe community acquired...

Prophylactic Effect of Saccharomyces boulardii in the Prevention of Antibiotic-associated Diarrhoea

This study evaluated preventive effect of S. boulardii on antibiotic-associated diarrhoea development in patients with antibiotic-associated...

Benefits of Inhaled Budesonide in Early COVID-19 Infection: STOIC Study

This infographic summarises the key points of the STOIC study and outlines the benefits of administering inhaled budesonide in early COVID-19...

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...