A couple of decades ago, you could comfortably treat a patient with severe community-acquired pneumonia
with a macrolide, but you can't do that anymore," he said.
We are pleased with the outcome of the CAPiTA study, which demonstrated that Prevenar 13 can prevent vaccine-type pneumococcal community-acquired pneumonia
in adults, said Dr.
As the burden of HIV, TB and community-acquired pneumonia
increases in South Africa, fuelled by poverty and HIV, recognition of the relevant respiratory conditions, including TB, HIV-associated lung disease, pleural effusion, and community-acquired pneumonia
The French Study Group for Community-acquired Pneumonia
in the Intensive Care Unit.
A recent study from New Zealand (7) that aimed to characterize viral causes of community-acquired pneumonia
reported viral-bacterial co-infection in 45 (15%) of 304 hospitalized patients.
Fass RJ: Aetiology and treatment of community-acquired pneumonia
in adults; an historical perspective.
The community-acquired pneumonia
report will give healthcare consumers and purchasers the tools to assess the relative value of healthcare delivered to patients and promote quality improvement by hospitals.
The 13-valent polysaccharide conjugate vaccine showed "significant efficacy" against vaccine-type strains of community-acquired pneumonia
and vaccine-type invasive pneumococcal disease among the elderly in a large clinical trial in the Netherlands, according to a report published online March 19 in the New England Journal of Medicine.
(CAP) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, (1) but its incidence in South Africa is unknown.
March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that, following its expected launch later this year in the United States and in 2011 in Europe and Japan, Forest Laboratories/AstraZeneca/Takeda's ceftaroline will earn peak year sales of up to $200 million in the community-acquired pneumonia
In "Coccidioidomycosis as a Common Cause of Community-acquired Pneumonia
," by Lisa Valdivia et al.
The most commonly detected bacterial pathogens with community-acquired pneumonia
(CAP) are Streptococcus pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Chlamydia pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae.
for the treatment of penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in community-acquired pneumonia
The Company's President and CEO, Steven Rauscher, will provide an overview of the Company including details on the recent approval of FACTIVE([R]) (gemifloxacin mesylate) tablets for the five-day treatment of community-acquired pneumonia
and the market performance of ANTARA([R])(fenofibrate) capsules and FACTIVE in the U.
The vaccine showed a moderate level of evidence for efficacy against community-acquired pneumonia
in this cohort, ACIP determined.