A study published today in the Journal of the America Medical Informatics Association has demonstrated that a new digital sepsis monitoring system implemented in three Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust (London, UK) hospitals lowered the odds of death from sepsis by 24%.
Browsing: Clinical Application
In this article, we take a look at some of the promise unlocked by microbiome research and investigate some of the challenges it faces in the future.
In the era of meta-omics, infection control and prevention must consider healthcare-associated infections in the global context of pathobiome.
Qualitative interviews to identify burden of illness, impacts and costs associated with surgical site infections
In this study the authors assess the burden of illness, impacts and costs associated with surgical site infections, concluding that SSIs impart a broad and significant impact on both patients and their families.
The FDA has approved Juluca®, the first two-drug regimen for maintenance treatment of HIV infection in adults, with the hope of presenting additional treatment options and lessening the burden on HIV-infected adults.
In this interview to mark World TB Day Madhukar Pai discusses the challenges surrounding TB case detection and the future of TB diagnostics.
Varicella zoster virus causes chickenpox and zoster infections – this research aimed to investigate the distribution of viral genotypes among patients.