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Medical News Today: Are there any home remedies for pneumonia?

A look a home remedies for pneumonia, a disorder with some symptoms you can manage at home. Included is detail on prevention and when to see a doctor.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Respiratory Source Type: news

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Death rates rose for Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, flu and pneumonia, and three other leading causes of death, according to numbers posted online Wednesday by the CDC.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Condition:   Pneumonia Intervention:   Drug: Delafloxacin Sponsor:   Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
I congratulate the authors on their efforts to address the complex issue of whether surgical stabilization of rib fractures (SSRF) in the setting of trauma results in improvements in morbidity and mortality. There were 116 patients from their institution identified as candidates for SSRF, with these patients being compared against a random sampling of 1,000 patients from the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB) with a similar Injury Severity Score (ISS). The study found that pneumonia and mortality rates were lower for SSRF patient vs those managed nonoperatively, but length of stay, ICU stay, and tracheostomy rates were higher.
Source: Journal of the American College of Surgeons - Category: Surgery Authors: Tags: New England surgical society article Source Type: research
Authors: Nishino T PMID: 29780144 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Internal Medicine - Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Intern Med Source Type: research
Authors: Asato Y, Kamitani T, Ootsuka K, Kuramochi M, Nakanishi K, Shimada T, Takahashi T, Misu T, Aoki M, Fujihara K, Kawabata Y Abstract We herein report the case of a 76-year old man with aquaporin-4-Immunoglobulin-G (AQP4-IgG)-positive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD), in whom transient interstitial pulmonary lesions developed at the early stage of the disease. Chest X-ray showed multiple infiltrative shadows in both upper lung fields, and computed tomography revealed abnormal shadows distributed randomly in the lungs. Surgical lung biopsy showed features of unclassifiable interstitial pneumonia, ...
Source: Internal Medicine - Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Intern Med Source Type: research
Mortality prediction of pneumonia by severity scores in patients with multiple underlying health conditions has not fully been investigated. This prospective cohort study is to identify mortality-associated un...
Source: BMC Pulmonary Medicine - Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
aki Nanogels are drug delivery systems that can bypass the blood-brain barrier and deliver drugs to the desired site when administered intranasally. They have been used as a drug delivery platform for the management of brain diseases such as Alzheimer disease, migraine, schizophrenia and depression. nanogels have also been developed as vaccine carriers for the protection of bacterial infections such as influenza, meningitis, pneumonia and as veterinary vaccine carriers for the protection of animals from encephalomyelitis and mouth to foot disease. It has been developed as vaccine carriers for the prevention of lifestyl...
Source: Molecules - Category: Chemistry Authors: Tags: Review Source Type: research
CSE-1034 is a novel antibiotic adjuvant entity (AAE) with proven activity against broad range of multi-drug resistant (MDR) pathogens causing various bacterial infections. This phase 3 clinical trial was designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of CSE-1034 therapy for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) patients of Pneumonia Outcomes Research Team (PORT) risk III –IV.
Source: Journal of Infection and Public Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: research
We examined the association between MI, medication changes, and post-discharge outpatient visits with 30-day readmission in 40,048 Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction, heart failure or pneumonia. Beneficiaries with MI were more likely to be readmitted than those without MI (14 vs. 11%). Probability of readmission was 13 and 12% when medications were dropped or added, respectively, versus 11% when no change was made. Probability of readmission also increased with outpatient visits.
Source: Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Conclusion Serotype data from this study helped in accurate estimation of PCV-13 and PPV-23 protective coverage against serotypes causing IPD in India as 58.7% (95% CI: 53.8, 63.4) and 67.4% (95% CI: 62.7, 71.8) respectively. Penicillin non-susceptibility in meningeal IPD cases is 27.4%. Empirical therapy for meningeal IPD must be cephalosporin in combination with vancomycin since cefotaxime non-susceptibility in meningeal IPD is 9.9%.
Source: Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection - Category: Microbiology Source Type: research
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