Disseminated staphylococcal disease and sepsis in a 23-month-old child
- A Case of Fulminant Varicella Infection with Purpura Fulminans, Hepatitis, and Rhabdomyolysis. Karadag, A. S.; Bilgili, S. G.; Calka, O1; Çeçen, İ; Akbayram, S. // Indian Journal of Dermatology;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 57 Issue 6, following p502
Varicella zoster virus causes varicella which is a common disease. Generally it is self-limiting, and treatment is often unnecessary, but severe or life-threatening complications are rarely seen. We report a case of fulminant varicella complicating with purpura fulminans, hepatitis, and probable...
- Outcomes of whole-body computed tomography in spinal cord-injured patients with sepsis. Ahmed, W A; de Heredia, L L; Hughes, R J; Belci, M; Meagher, T M // Spinal Cord;Jul2014, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p536
Study design:Retrospective case series.Objectives:To evaluate the efficacy of body computed tomography (CT) in spinal cord injury (SCI) patients with sepsis.Setting:Specialist acute care and rehabilitation SCI centre in United Kingdom.Methods:Patients with SCI and suspected or known sepsis, who...
- Clinical Profile of Patients with Multi-Organ Dysfunction Syndrome in Patients of Sepsis in Rural set up MICU. Desai, Samir R.; Lakhani, J. D. // People's Journal of Scientific Research;Jul2014, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p28
This study was conducted to assess morbidity and mortality in patients with sepsis, severe sepsis and multi-organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) with respect to different organs. Fifty patients having evidence of sepsis on day of admission were studied. Detailed history, clinical assessment and...
- Potential clinical benefit of the in situ hybridization method for the diagnosis of sepsis. Makoto Kudo; Yoshinori Matsuo; Aya Nakasendo; Satoshi Inoue; Hideto Goto; Jun Tsukiji; Yuji Watanuki; Atsuhisa Ueda; Takeshi Kaneko; Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo // Journal of Infection & Chemotherapy (Springer Science & Business;Feb2009, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p23
AbstractÂ Â Despite the significant development of antibiotics, sepsis is still associated with high morbidity and mortality rates. The identification of pathologic organisms at an early stage of sepsis is critical to improve the outcome, but this is difficult to achieve with the...
- Pre-hospital lactate measurement: is it feasible? Stanley, Jacob // Journal of Paramedic Practice;Nov2013, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p646
The article reports on the study which identifies if pre-hospital providers trained in the use of an evidence-based screening tool to recognize severely septic patient. It provides preliminary findings that support the feasibility of point of care (POC) lactate testing in the pre-hospital...
- Neutrophil pyruvate kinase deficiency with recurrent staphylococcal infections: first reported case. Burge, P.S.; Johnson, W.S.; Hayward, A.R. // British Medical Journal;3/27/1976, Vol. 1 Issue 6012, p742
Examines a patient with neutrophil pyruvate kinase deficiency with recurrent staphylococcal infections. Instability of the enzyme; Abnormality of the kinetics of the enzyme; Diagnosis of the disease process.
- IS THAT STAPHYLOCOCCUS ON YOUR BREATH? // Canadian Nurse;Mar2014, Vol. 110 Issue 2, p10
The article discusses a breath test discovered by researchers at the University of Vermonth to diagnose lung infections.
- Staph Infection Lawsuit Resolved. Herbert, David L. // Sports, Parks & Recreation Law Reporter;Sep2010, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p29
The article outlines the "Post Operative Staph Infection of NFL Player Leads to Suit," in the September 2009 issue of The Sports, Parks and Recreation Law Reporter journal in Cleveland, Ohio
- Stage-dependant management of septic arthritis of the shoulder in adults. C. Kirchhoff; S. Buhmann (Kirchhoff); T. Oedekoven; W. Mutschler; P. Biberthaler // International Orthopaedics;Aug2009, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p1015
Abstractï¿½ï¿½Diagnostic and therapeutic standards relating to septic conditions of the shoulder are rarely documented in the literature. For this study, patients suffering from septic shoulder arthritis were prospectively enrolled. Staging was based on the criteria of Gï¿½chter (Stutz...