Medical Updates

Kerala Health and Family Welfare Department Issues Guidelines for Coronavirus Infection (26th January 2020)

Coronavirus is a large family of viruses that causes illnesses ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory...

03 Feb, 2020

 
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Clinical Features and Outcomes of People Infected with 2019 novel Coronavirus in Wuhan, China

In December 2019, a series of pneumonia cases caused by a novel coronavirus named “2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)” emerged in Wuhan, Hubei,...

31 Jan, 2020

 
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CDC: Guidance for Healthcare Professionals on Human Infections with 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

The CDC has developed clinical criteria for a 2019-nCoV patient under investigation (PUI). These criteria have been developed based on what is known...

29 Jan, 2020

 
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Antifungal Susceptibility of Candida Species and Its Effect on Gestational and Neonatal Outcomes in Pregnant Women

A recent study determined the prevalence, antifungal susceptibility and effect of Candida species on gestational complications and adverse neonatal...

27 Jan, 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

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

Prophylactic Antibiotics May Decrease Rate of Non-pancreatic Infection and UTI in Patients with Acute Pancreatitis

The present meta-analysis assessed the efficacy of prophylactic antibiotic treatment in acute pancreatitis. Results showed that prophylactic...

Tigecycline Monotherapy vs. Imipenem/Cilastatin in Hospitalized Chinese Patients with cIAIs

The present trial evaluated the efficacy and safety of tigecycline monotherapy vs imipenem/cilastatin among hospitalized Chinese patients with cIAIs...

IDSA/ATS Guidelines Concerning Duration of Antibiotic Treatment Can be Safely Implemented Among Hospitalized Patients with CAP

This is the first study to validate the IDSA/ATS guideline recommendations for the duration of antibiotic treatment among patients with CAP. The...

Amoxicillin versus Amoxicillin-Clavulanate Prophylaxis in the Removal of Third Molars

This comparative trial assessed the efficacy of amoxicillin versus amoxicillin-clavulanate in preventing infectious complications after the surgi­...

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