Medical Updates

Fungal Prophylaxis Protocol May have Positive Impact on Allograft and Patients Survival after LTx

Invasive fungal infection (IFI) after liver transplant (LTx) is associated with extensive morbidity and mortality. It is well established that...

19 Aug, 2019

 
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Risk of CDC Higher in Patients with Acute Leukemia Compared to other Hematological Malignancies

Chronic disseminated candidiasis (CDC) is a unique clinical manifestation of invasive candidiasis. It usually develops during recovery from...

25 Jul, 2019

 
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Effect of PVC on Pneumococcal Colonization and Antimicrobial Resistant Among Indian Children

In India, Streptococcus pneumoniae is a major cause of pneumonia, meningitis, and other serious infections among children. India introduced the 13-...

22 Jul, 2019

 
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Association between Gut Microbiota and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

This systematic review highlighted the heterogeneity of the microbiota in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). The results revealed that...

08 Jul, 2019

 
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Our Publications

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...

Isoniazid + Pyridoxine + Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim - Fixed Dose Combination: Concept Document

Tuberculosis is the most common opportunistic infections among people living with HIV. Isoniazid preventive therapy is effective strategy to reduce...

Slide Library

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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Basics of Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a viral infection that affects liver of 170 million people across the globe. It is one of the largest causes of liver cirrhosis and...

 
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Key Trials

Ibuprofen for Initial Symptomatic Treatment of Uncomplicated UTI

The present study analyses the rate of antibiotic prescriptions with Ibuprofen treatment for symptomatic treatment of uncomplicated UTI compared to...

Efficacy and Safety of Oral Ciprofloxacin in Management of External Bacterial Otitis

The present study evaluated the efficacy and safety of oral ciprofloxacin in the management of external bacterial otitis. The 10-day treatment with...

PROMISE Study: Moxifloxacin, Clinically and Bacteriologically Non-inferior to Ertapenem in Treatment of cIAIs

PROMISE is the largest study of antimicrobials performed in complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAIs) patients. The study compared the clinical...

OSTRICH: A Short Course of Oral Steroid Treatment not Beneficial over Placebo for Treating Otitis Media with Effusion in Children

The OSTRICH trial found no benefits of short course of oral steroids over placebo for treating persistent otitis media with effusion in children.  

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