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Megasphaera in the Stool Microbiota is Negatively Associated...
CID

Microbiome composition broadly, and specifically low Megasphaera abundance, was associated with diarrheal symptoms...

05 Mar 2021

Effect of Childhood Pneumococcal Vaccination and Beta-lactam...
Eur. J. Clin. Microbiol. Infect. Dis.

The incidence of IPD due to PCV13 with RAS-Pen at > 59 years was decreasing and was associated with CVC. The...

01 Mar 2021

Association of Helicobacter pylori and Parasitic Infections...

Coinfection with intestinal parasites (including G. lamblia) and H. pylori could modulate the clinical...

26 Feb 2021

Shorter and Longer Courses of Antibiotics for Common Infecti...
Clin Infect Dis.

Equal effectiveness was found between shorter and longer antibiotic courses and the reduction of infection-related...

26 Feb 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 Early Azithromycin Administration in Prevention of Severe LRTI in Children

The present study evaluated early administration of azithromycin, started prior to the onset of severe lower respiratory tract illness (LRTI)...

Intravenous Colistin Effective and Safe in Very Low Birth Weight Preterm Infants

Colistin appeared to be effective and safe in very low birth weight infants affected with methicillin-drug resistant gram negative bacteria. Such...

Fixed Dose Combination of Oral Cefixime and Moxifloxacin Improves Symptoms in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

In a real-world clinical setting, the fixed dose combination of oral cefixime (400 mg) and moxifloxacin (400 mg) was effective in improving all...

Efficacy and Safety of Saccharomyces boulardii in Acute Childhood Rotavirus Diarrhoea

The present study evaluated Saccharomyces boulardii (SB) as a possible therapeutic intervention in acute rotavirus diarrhoea in Indian children. The...

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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