Nabriva's lead product, lefamulin (BCCae3781), is the first systemically available pleuromutilin for human use and is entering pivotal phase 3 studies for the treatment of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
Other prevalent types of bacterial pneumonia
in the country include haemophilus influenzae and moraxella catarrhails, he said, adding that respiratory syncytial virus, influenza, rhinovirus and adenovirus are the highly contracted pneumonia viruses in the country.
This is unlike classic secondary bacterial pneumonia
, which typically occurs in a biphasic course with influenza (2).
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Complications of flu can include bacterial pneumonia
, ear infections, sinus infections, dehydration, and worsening of chronic medical conditions, such as congestive heart failure, asthma, or diabetes," said the centre's medical director, Dr Adham Alameddin.
The VACS-VC team also determined which study participants had other lung diseases, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and bacterial pneumonia
Giving oral rehydration salts to children with diarrhoea and antibiotics to children with bacterial pneumonia
are also basic steps to combat the diseases, it added.
The singer, who is now recovering at home, had bacterial pneumonia
caused by the streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria (also known as pneumococcus).
She was treated for viral influenza in jail but was denied diagnostic tests, and died of bacterial Pneumonia
in January 2011.
1,2) Pediatric parapneumonic empyema (PPE), a rare complication of bacterial pneumonia
in children, has been increasing globally due to nonvaccine serotype replacements of S pneumoniae, with serotype 19A most commonly discovered.
The number of children admitted to English hospitals with bacterial pneumonia
decreased by one-fifth in the two years following introduction of the seven-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination (PCV7), a study has found.
It has been reported that cigarette smoking is a risk factor for bacterial pneumonia
and other respiratory infections, and that smokers are more likely to harbor bacterial pathogens in their oral and nasopharyngeal cavities than nonsmokers.
Autopsy evidence of acute pneumonias, ranging from focal to extensive in distribution, were observed in 19 of 34 cases (Figure 1, F), usually in association with bacteria (Figure 1, G; see Autopsy evidence of acute bacterial pneumonia
and detection of bacteria).
He says the decline may be due to ecological factors and improved public health, including the use of antibiotics to fight bacterial pneumonia
Investigators at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are seeing a "worrisome spike" in serious bacterial pneumonia
associated with pandemic influenza A(HlNl) virus, Dr.