Navigation Links
Medication does not lower risk of fungal infection, death among ELBW infants
Date:5/3/2014

definite or probable invasive candidiasis in the fluconazole (3 percent) vs in the placebo group (9 percent).

"Fluconazole prophylaxis compared with placebo was not associated with a statistically significant difference in the composite primary end pointdeath or definite or probable invasive candidiasis although it was associated with a statistically significant reduction in the incidence of definite or probable candidiasis alone. This study adds new evidence regarding the efficacy of fluconazole prophylaxis, but raises the question of whether prevention of invasive candidiasis translates into substantial improvements in the outcomes of prematurity."

"Based on both the results of our study in NICUs with a low incidence of invasive candidiasis, and previous prophylaxis trials in high-incidence NICUs, the routine use of fluconazole prophylaxis should be limited to units with moderate-to-high incidence of invasive candidiasis. However, additional research is needed to precisely define the incidence at which the benefits of fluconazole prophylaxis outweigh the risks," the authors write.


'/>"/>

Contact: Sarah Avery
sarah.avery@duke.edu
919-660-1306
The JAMA Network Journals
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Nearly 50 percent of M.D.s believe diversion of ADHD stimulant medications among teens is a problem
2. UH Rainbow to study African-Americans response to asthma medications
3. HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic
4. Medication does not help prevent ED following radiation therapy for prostate cancer
5. Medication does not reduce risk of recurrent CV events among patients with diabetes
6. Erectile dysfunction can be reversed without medication
7. Electronic medication alerts designed with provider in mind reduce prescribing errors
8. One in 5 older Americans take medications that work against each other
9. Anti-psychotic medications offer new hope in the battle against glioblastoma
10. Blood pressure medications given right after stroke not beneficial, study finds
11. MIT robot may accelerate trials for stroke medications
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/31/2015)... 01, 2015 Every day a new ... American diet) contains things banned in other countries, and ... every year. AlignLife Chiropractic & Natural Health Centers believe ... their communities they can reduce the future development of ... each AlignLife clinic offers workshops at no charge in ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... Dr. Parsa Mohebi, founder of Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration has ... of using beard hair to fill in balding areas ... has now become an absolute option for giving patients the best ... believe that beard to scalp hair transplant can be a patients ... as dense as we would like it,” says Dr. Parsa Mohebi. ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... Stamford, CT (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 Calling ... fight against Lyme and other tick-borne diseases! The first annual ... at Cove Island Park in Stamford, CT. The event, hosted ... Alliance (TBDA), will raise funds to support research and ... family event, open to all ages and abilities, will feature ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 ... Devices (IPD), has introduced a wire-bondable silicon ESD diode chip ... range of bare-die diode offerings, these Zeners are ideal for ... The ESD2117 diode can handle pulses of up ... to level 4 of the IEC 61000-4-2 standard. These ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... Plains, NJ (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 ... board certified dermatologist by the American Board of ... After extensive dermatology research training at the National ... Dr. Li completed his internship in internal medicine ... the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Li ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Is Beard to Scalp Hair Transplant the Future? 2Health News:Lyme Research Alliance & Tick-Borne Disease Alliance to Kick-Off 1st “Lyme Walk & Run” Event, April 26 2Health News:OnChip Introduces Low Voltage Diodes for High-Brightness LED Protection 2Health News:Dr. Andrew Li of Warren Skin Care Center Is Celebrating 3 Years Recognized as an "NJ Top Doc" 2
... this capital city was underwater on Tuesday, and the ... torrential rains, overflowing //rivers and clogged sewers brought widespread ... people were reported to have died from drowning, electrocution ... their homes, and hundreds of thousands remained without electricity ...
... mutations that give rise to a rare genetic disease, ... may have a broader role during human development, potentially ... ,An international team of researchers identified two genes ... genetic disease that affects an estimated one in 10,000 ...
... Administration (FDA) today cleared for marketing a test that ... to 10 years after a woman's initial cancer. It ... activity. ,The MammaPrint test uses the latest ... metastasize (spread to other parts of a patient's body). ...
... diet drug which can be sold without a prescription. This weight loss ... by the name Xenical since 1999 in U.S. ,On a ... was sold in 120 mg capsule. Thought Alli is lower in strength ... price is expected to be around $1 to $2 a day. ...
... releasing a new line of digital insulin pens for the ... //to help patients manage their insulin dosages and avoid dangerous ... was unveiled today at Battelle. It is the newest in ... pharmaceutical company. ,The device, called the Huma-Pen ...
... today said the AMA is yet again calling for ... ,Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) recommended ... in Australia, but implementation has been delayed until after ... Food Regulation Ministerial Council, in May. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Flood Toll Rises, and Indonesia Braces for Disease 2Health News:Gene Found for Rare Disorder May Reveal New Pathway in Mental Retardation 2Health News:FDA Clears Breast Cancer Specific Molecular Prognostic Test 2Health News:FDA Clears Breast Cancer Specific Molecular Prognostic Test 3
(Date:3/31/2015)... -- ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("ANI") (NASDAQ: ANIP ) ... and 300mg oral tablets, indicated for use in the ... Propafenone Hydrochloride 150mg, 225mg and 300mg tablets was $14 ... Arthur S. Przybyl , President and Chief Executive Officer ... our fourth product from the portfolio of approved generic ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... March 31, 2015  Oxis International, Inc. (OXIS) (OXI.PA) ... and commercialization, announced today Oxis CEO Tony Cataldo ... Oxis common shares on the Euronext exchange. Oxis shares ... symbol OXIS.   Oxis Chairman and CEO ... move forward with its strategies launched in 2014 and ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... DUBLIN , Mar. 27, 2015 Research ... announced the addition of the "North American ... Laboratory Information System), by Type (Clinical Pathology Laboratory ... Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. ... market is estimated to grow at a CAGR ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ANI Pharmaceuticals Announces the Launch of Propafenone Tablets 2ANI Pharmaceuticals Announces the Launch of Propafenone Tablets 3Oxis International Inc. Announces Request for Euronext Trading Suspension 2North American Laboratory Information System (Clinical Pathology Laboratory Information System, Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Information) Market 2015-2019 2North American Laboratory Information System (Clinical Pathology Laboratory Information System, Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Information) Market 2015-2019 3
... of Senior Notes in Connection with... -- ARDEE, Ireland, Sept. 24 ... ... ... ,; var first_result; // Results are keyed by longUrl, so we need to grab the first one. ...
... MSON ), a developer of state of ... used for acute health conditions, today announced plans to ... financial results on Tuesday, September 28, 2010.  Michael A. ... Senior VP and Chief Financial Officer, will host a ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Warner Chilcott Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes in Connection with Agreement to Acquire U.S. Rights to Enablex® 2Warner Chilcott Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes in Connection with Agreement to Acquire U.S. Rights to Enablex® 3Warner Chilcott Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes in Connection with Agreement to Acquire U.S. Rights to Enablex® 4Warner Chilcott Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes in Connection with Agreement to Acquire U.S. Rights to Enablex® 5Warner Chilcott Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes in Connection with Agreement to Acquire U.S. Rights to Enablex® 6Warner Chilcott Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes in Connection with Agreement to Acquire U.S. Rights to Enablex® 7Warner Chilcott Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes in Connection with Agreement to Acquire U.S. Rights to Enablex® 8Misonix Schedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Financial Results Conference Call; September 28, 2010 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern 2
... The AlphaPette Pipettor is the #1 ... Offers accuracy, comfort, and reliability. Continuously ... volume readout sub-micrometer. Easy interchangeable ejector ... tiny hands. Adjustable rapid pipet tip ...
Pipetman P is a fully adjustable, air-displacement pipette with the selected volume shown on a digital indicator (volumeter). Eight models cover the full range of volumes from 0.2 L to 10 mL....
... The Finnpipette Digital offers improved ergonomics ... rounded handle, modified grippy finger rest ... operator comfort and efficiency. Finnpipette Digitals ... power-boosted gearing mechanism (pat. pend.) and ...
This CLS number is a new product number, created to easily match Cornings product number. If showing no availability yet, please order under the old Sigma-Aldrich number (Z71,408-9) or contact custom...
Medicine Products: