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Sepsis

Successful conservative management of a spontaneous intraperitoneal rupture of bladder diverticulum in a critical patient: A case report. A CARE-compliant article.

Feb 13, 2020

A spontaneous rupture of the bladder diverticulum in an adult patient is extremely rare. The recommended treatment is surgery. However, some cases can be successfully treated with urinary catheterizat...

Accelerated surgery versus standard care in hip fracture (HIP ATTACK): an international, randomised, controlled trial.

Feb 13, 2020

Observational studies have suggested that accelerated surgery is associated with improved outcomes in patients with a hip fracture. The HIP ATTACK trial assessed whether accelerated surgery could redu...

Analyzing the Quick SOFA Sepsis Screening Tool

Feb 07, 2020

“In 2016, the Sepsis-3 task force proposed the quick SOFA (qSOFA) score (2 or more of the following: hypotension, elevated respiratory rate, or altered mental status) as a bedside tool to efficientl...

BLOCKADE OF ENDOTHELIAL, BUT NOT EPITHELIAL, CELL EXPRESSION OF PD-L1 FOLLOWING SEVERE SHOCK ATTENUATES THE DEVELOPMENT OF INDIRECT ACUTE LUNG INJURY IN MICE.

Jan 30, 2020

This study sets out to establish the comparative contribution of PD-L1 expression by pulmonary endothelial cells (ECs) and/or epithelial cells (EpiCs) to the development of indirect acute lung injury ...

Prolonged minimal enteral nutrition versus early feeding advancements in preterm infants with birth weight ≤1250 g: a prospective randomized trial.

Jan 30, 2020

To determine the effect of two different feeding strategies on time to achieve full enteral feeding and the incidence of feeding intolerance in preterm infants with birth weight ≤1250 g. A prospe...

Cross-talk between CD38 and TTP Is Essential for Resolution of Inflammation during Microbial Sepsis.

Jan 30, 2020

The resolution phase of acute inflammation is essential for tissue homeostasis, yet the underlying mechanisms remain unclear. We demonstrate that resolution of inflammation involves interactions betwe...

In vitro Evaluation of Linezolid and Doripenem Clearance with Different Hemofilters.

Jan 30, 2020

Renal replacement therapy (RRT) is widely used in the treatment of septic acute kidney injury. However, little is known about how the adsorption properties of hemofilters used in RRT affect antibiotic...

Intravenous immunoglobulin for preventing infection in preterm and/or low birth weight infants.

Jan 30, 2020

Nosocomial infections continue to be a significant cause of morbidity and mortality among preterm and/or low birth weight (LBW) infants. Preterm infants are deficient in immunoglobulin G (IgG); theref...

Longitudinal Study on Causes of Mortality in Danish Broiler Breeders.

Jan 23, 2020

Broiler production is highly dependent on good health in the parent flocks. The so-called normal mortality in these flocks remains to be addressed to further reduce mortality of the breeders and to im...

Evaluation of the level of high density lipoproteins as a predictor of severity in abdominal sepsis.

Jan 23, 2020

Alterations in the lipid profile are part of the acute phase response, this corresponds to the so-called lipemia of sepsis.To determine if the serum level of high density lipoprotein (HDL) is related ...

Incidence and prediction of intraoperative and postoperative cardiac arrest requiring cardiopulmonary resuscitation and 30-day mortality in non-cardiac surgical patients.

Jan 23, 2020

The incidence, prediction and mortality outcomes of intraoperative and postoperative cardiac arrest requiring cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in surgical patients are under investigated and have n...

Sepsis in the Context of Nonventilator Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia.

Jan 23, 2020

Sepsis is a leading cause of mortality among hospitalized patients and is the most expensive condition affecting the US health care system. Pneumonia is associated with about half of sepsis cases, yet...

Early diagnosis of sepsis in emergency departments, time to treatment, and association with mortality: An observational study.

Jan 23, 2020

Early recognition of sepsis is critical for timely initiation of treatment. The first objective of this study was to assess the timeliness of diagnostic procedures for recognizing sepsis in emergency ...

Wearable Device Data May Help Predict Flu-Like Illness Patterns

Jan 21, 2020

TUESDAY, Jan. 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Data from activity and physiological trackers may improve prediction of influenza-like illness (ILI), according to a study published online Jan. 16 in T...