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Not breastfeeding is positively associated with risk of lower respiratory tract infection, (15) and higher social class is negatively associated with both a) not breastfeeding (17) and b) respiratory tract infection.
Infants from lower socioeconomic environments tend to be younger when they first acquire lower respiratory tract disease from RSV and seem to experience more severe infections.
Nutley, NJ, has released data showing that Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate) has been used successfully to treat lower respiratory tract infection caused by the flu in immunocompromised patients.
It is one of the smallest micro- organisms known to man and causes infections of the upper and lower respiratory tract.
Synagis is a humanized monoclonal antibody which was approved for marketing in June 1998 by the United States Food and Drug Administration for the prevention of serious lower respiratory tract disease caused by respiratory syncytial virus in pediatric patients at high risk of respiratory syncytial virus disease (please see full prescribing information at www.
Our results indicate that endotoxin appears to be the principal component of grain dust responsible for the development of the inflammatory response in the lower respiratory tract," they will report in an upcoming AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY.
Lower respiratory tract infection in the normal host, JT Forton, AH Thomson
The trial is the first to demonstrate efficacy of an active RSV immunization in any clinical trial population, and showed statistically significant vaccine efficacy in prevention of all symptomatic RSV disease (44%) and RSV disease with symptoms of lower respiratory tract infection (46%) in older adults.
Subject of the advertised performance is supplying the Claimant with the Contracting Authority Medikamentenverneblern for lower respiratory tract including all in connection therewith retirement benefits on the basis of a flat-rate compensation from the 01.
Medical Center and one in Denver who were hospitalized with severe lower respiratory tract infections whose nasopharyngeal swabs were negative for influenza A by rapid tests--but who had endotracheal aspirates positive for the novel H1N1 virus by culture and polymerase chain reaction.
3%) of 526 respiratory tract samples from patients in Australia with upper or lower respiratory tract symptoms.
JEDDAH: Lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI) place a considerable strain on the health budget and are generally more serious than upper respiratory infections.
MONTREAL -- Hospitalization can be reduced by more than half among nursing home residents with pneumonia and other lower respiratory tract infections, with no compromise in morbidity or mortality, Dr.
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