The CDC has issued a statement on best practices for use of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) to diagnose pertussis. The statement, available at www.cdc.gov/pertussis/clinical, provides information for clinicians on the clinical features of pertussis as well as strategies for appropriate testing with PCR, specimen collection techniques, protocols for avoiding specimen contamination, and appropriate interpretation of test results.
[Analysis of incidence and risk factors of neonatal ventilator associated pneumonia in a hospital in Hunan Province, 2016-2018].
August 27, 2020
Revacept, an Inhibitor of Platelet Adhesion in Symptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis: Design and Rationale of a Randomized Phase II Clinical Trial.
December 7, 2020
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