Prolonged antibiotic treatment did not relieve chronic symptoms in Lyme disease
- Doxycycline: Revisiting an old standard. // Patient Care;12/15/1997, Vol. 31 Issue 20, p11
Explores the role of using inexpensive antibiotics to treat illnesses, while focusing on the use of doxycycline hyclate agents to treat Lyme disease and sexually transmitted diseases. Details on the role of doxycycline hyclate agents as an alternative therapy; Conditions for which doxycycline...
- CHRONIC CONTROVERSY. // Current Health 2;Apr/May2009, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p15
The article focuses on short- and long-term antibiotic therapy for Lyme disease.
- Short-course therapy may be as effective as long-course therapy for patients with Lyme disease. Volansky, Rob // Infectious Disease News;Mar2010, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p18
This article discusses a study on long-term survival rates without treatment failure for patients with Lyme disease treated with antibiotics.
- Special Report: Lyme Disease, A Suburban Menace. // Nutrition Health Review: The Consumer's Medical Journal;2001, Issue 81, p9
Presents question and answer advisory on the treatment of Lyme disease. Transmission cycle of the disease; Symptoms of the illness; Incubation period for the disease. INSET: Lyme Disease: Prevention and Control.
- Health check. DRURY, SALLY // Horticulture Week;4/26/2013, p30
The article offers information on removing Lyme disease or ticks including a piece of cotton that wound round the tick that near the skin can be use in removing the tick, and antibiotics can also use to treat Lyme disease.
- Long-term Assessment of Post-Treatment Symptoms in Patients With Culture-Confirmed Early Lyme Disease. Weitzner, Erica; McKenna, Donna; Nowakowski, John; Scavarda, Carol; Dornbush, Rhea; Bittker, Susan; Cooper, Denise; Nadelman, Robert B.; Visintainer, Paul; Schwartz, Ira; Wormser, Gary P. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;12/15/2015, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p1800
Background. Lyme disease patients with erythema migrans are said to have post-treatment Lyme disease symptoms (PTLDS) if there is persistence of subjective symptoms for at least 6 months following antibiotic treatment and resolution of the skin lesion. The purpose of this study was to...
- Spirochete antigens persist near cartilage after murine Lyme borreliosis therapy. Bockenstedt, Linda K.; Gonzalez, David G.; Haberman, Ann M.; Belperron, Alexia A. // Journal of Clinical Investigation;Jul2012, Vol. 122 Issue 7, p2652
An enigmatic feature of Lyme disease is the slow resolution of musculoskeletal symptoms that can continue after treatment, with some patients developing an inflammatory arthritis that becomes refractory to antibiotic therapy. Using intravital microscopy and the mouse model of Lyme borreliosis,...
- Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy for Lyme borreliosis: a â€˜real worldâ€™ view. Stricker, Raphael B.; DeLong, Allison K.; Johnson, Lorraine // QJM: An International Journal of Medicine;Feb2013, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p201
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- Letter of response to Stricker et al. White, Beth; Seaton, R.A.; Evans, T.J. // QJM: An International Journal of Medicine;Feb2013, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p202
No abstract available.