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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Management of Infection in Ventilator-associated Pneumonia with Injected Colistin and Nebulized Tobramycin

Injected colistin plus nebulized tobramycin seemed to be a good alternative treatment for the management of infection in ventilator-associated...

30 Dec, 2019

 
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Body Temperature at Admission Independently Predicts the Risk of Mortality in Critically Ill Patients

Body temperature (BT) at admission is a highly significant and independent risk predictor for both overall intra-intensive care unit (ICU) and long-...

19 Dec, 2019

 
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eCMEs

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Key Trials

Efficacy of High Dose Minocycline against Carbapenem Resistant Gram Negative Bacilli

In the era of increasing resistance to antibiotics, high dose of minocycline plays a pivotal role in managing gram negative bacilli. The need for...

Indian Prospective Study Comparing the Nephrotoxicity of Colistin and Polymyxin B Administered in Currently Recommended Doses

Polymyxins have been associated with a risk of nephrotoxicity. Different studies have evaluated the toxicity of polymyxins and have demonstrated a...

GLIMP Study: Worldwide Prevalence and Risk Factors for MRSA Pneumonia

The Global Initiative for MRSA Pneumonia (GLIMP) study, is an international, multicenter study aimed to determine the point prevalence and specific...

BLISS Study: Continuous Administration of Beta-lactams Associated with Higher Clinical Cure Rates and Better PK/PD Target Attainment Compared to Intermittent Bolus Dosing

Beta-lactam Infusion in Severe Sepsis (BLISS) study is a prospective, two-centre, open labelled, randomized controlled trial of continuous infusion...

Slide Library

Cefuroxime (Novacef)

Cefuroxime is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It is a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent with a favorable pharmacokinetic profile....

 
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Management of Mucormycosis in ENT Practice

Mucormycosis are the group of invasive infection caused by filamentous fungi of the Mucoraceae family. This slide set enumerates prevalence,...

 
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Antifungal Therapy in Immunocompromised Patients

Early initiation of antifungal therapy is a major contributor to enhanced survival rate. This set of slides highlights incidence and risk factors of...

 
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Disseminated Tuberculosis with ARDS

Disseminated TB results from widespread blood borne dissemination of TB bacilli. This presentation includes causes and risk factors of disseminated...

 
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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...

MRSA: The Clinician’s Challenge

The article summarizes the Indian epidemiological data for MRSA infections, along with treatment of MRSA infections and infection control measures.

Phosome IV (Liposomal Amphotericin B) Monograph

Amphotericin B deoxycholate has a broad antifungal activity, and today it is the best antifungal available against most systemic fungal infections,...

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