Medical Updates

Evaluating the Real-World Evidence of Linezolid for Treating Coagulase-negative Staphylococcus Sepsis in Preterm Infants

Late-onset sepsis due to coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS) is frequent in preterm infants. Although vancomycin is the first-line therapy,...

20 Mar, 2020

 
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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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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

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...

Efficacy of Chlorhexidine in Reducing Oral Colonisation in the Geriatric Population

The present randomised controlled trial evaluated the effects of the use of chlorhexidine compared to routine oral care in edentulous geriatric...

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...

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