From the 2016-2017 influenza season (baseline) to the 2017-2018 season (intervention), there was a drop in antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections.
A new real-time polymerase chain reaction assay shows promise in the noninvasive diagnosis of aspergillosis and mucormycosis.
Automated cough sound analyzer can aid in diagnosing asthma, pneumonia, croup, bronchiolitis, and lower respiratory infection.
Prospective surveillance of enterovirus D68 is contributing to a better understanding of its epidemiology and should be continued.
An internet-based training program designed to enhance communication skills in C-reactive protein point of care testing may be helpful in reducing long-term antibiotic prescribing in respiratory tract infections.
More antibiotics are prescribed with less guideline-concordant antibiotic management in telemedicine vs other settings.
Research suggests nasopharyngeal microbiota can be valid proxy for lower respiratory tract microbiota.
One lot of DG/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus is being recalled due to possible contamination with potentially harmful bacteria.