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Toxic Shock Syndrome

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  • Condition: Toxic Shock Syndrome Following COVID-19 Infection
  • Journal: American journal of ophthalmology case reports
  • Treatment Used: Corticosteroid Eye Drops
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This article examined the case of a patient with toxic shock syndrome (serious but uncommon bacterial infection) following COVID-19 (a pandemic infection caused by a coronavirus) infection treated with corticosteroid eye drops (used to prevent permanent damage to the eye).
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  • Condition: Sepsis-induced Cardiogenic Shock
  • Journal: Lancet (London, England)
  • Treatment Used: Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
  • Number of Patients: 212
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO) for the treatment of sepsis-induced cardiogenic shock.
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  • Condition: COVID-19
  • Journal: BioEssays : news and reviews in molecular, cellular and developmental biology
  • Treatment Used: Beta-adrenergic Blockers
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses the potential use of beta-adrenergic blockers as a treatment for COVID-19.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Septic Shock in Children
  • Journal: The Israel Medical Association journal : IMAJ
  • Treatment Used: Methylene Blue
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
The study researched the use of methylene blue for children who are in septic shock.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Children with Pediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome Temporally Associated with SARS-CoV-2 (PIMS-TS)
  • Journal: The Lancet. Child & adolescent health
  • Treatment Used: Invasive Ventilation, Vasoactive Infusions, Steroids, Intravenous Immunoglobulin, and Biologic Therapies
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This study analyzed the intensive care admissions of children with pediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome temporally associated with SARS-CoV-2 (PIMS-TS).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Septic Shock
  • Journal: Zhonghua nei ke za zhi
  • Treatment Used: Corticosteroids
  • Number of Patients: 6896
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of using corticosteroids for the treatment of septic shock.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Septic Shock
  • Journal: Zhonghua wei zhong bing ji jiu yi xue
  • Treatment Used: Ultrasound-guided Fluid Resuscitation vs. Early Goal-directed Therapy (EGDT)
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This study compared the effectiveness of ultrasound-guided fluid resuscitation compared with early goal-directed therapy (EGDT) for the treatment of sepsis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Severe S. Aureus Infection
  • Journal: Nature microbiology
  • Treatment Used: Bacteriophage Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 13
  • Published —
This study evaluated the safety and tolerability of using a good manufacturing practice-quality preparation of three myoviridae bacteriophages as adjunctive therapy for severe S. aureus infections.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Septic Shock
  • Journal: Critical care (London, England)
  • Treatment Used: Very Early Start of Norepinephrine
  • Number of Patients: 337
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effectiveness of a very early start of norepinephrine in patients with septic shock (condition that occurs when sepsis, a potentially life-threatening condition caused by the body's response to an infection, leads to dangerously low blood pressure).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Leptospirosis Revealed by Acute Pancreatitis
  • Journal: The Pan African medical journal
  • Treatment Used: Hemodynamic and Respiratory Support with Renal Dialysis
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 66-year old patient diagnosed with leptospirosis (bacterial blood infection) after a rare complication of pancreatitis treated with hemodynamic and respiratory support with renal dialysis.
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  • Condition: Acute Necrotizing Fasciitis Complicated with Multiple Organ Dysfunction
  • Journal: Zhonghua wei zhong bing ji jiu yi xue
  • Treatment Used: Aggressive Incision and Drainage, Antibiotics, and Active Organ Support
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a 50-year-old man with acute necrotizing fasciitis complicated with multiple organ dysfunction treated with surgical debridement and amputation of his right lower extremity, multiple antimicrobials combination therapy, gamma globulin-assisted anti-infection, anti-shock, bedside continuous hemofiltration, and other comprehensive treatment.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Septic Shock
  • Journal: Critical care and resuscitation : journal of the Australasian Academy of Critical Care Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Intravenous Vitamin C
  • Number of Patients: 21
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using intravenous vitamin C to treat patients with septic shock.