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Approvals for an oral anticoagulant, generic esomeprazole

with use of NSAIDs, to treat Helicobacter pylori along with certain antibiotics, and to treat conditions where the stomach makes too much acid, including Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
April 2015

Seeing the whole diagnostic picture

A course of antibiotics did not improve her symptoms. She returned to the emergency department during a bout of abdominal pain, and was referred to a gynecologist. ... A pelvic ultrasound was unremarkable, and she was prescribed a second course of
April 2010

Lupus presentation may be an ‘imitator’

Often, if there are no other markers than inflammation, patients with fever will get several rounds of antibiotics [from an internist] before the internist thinks something else might be going on,”
November 2014

Internists interacting with retail clinics

Studies have shown that, contrary to concerns from the physician community, retail clinics appear to provide equal quality care to physicians' offices in terms of antibiotic prescribing in concordance with guidelines, ... Dr. Mehrotra said. “We haven't
February 2016

Setting goals to improve quality under MIPS

There are also important distinctions between measures focused on incentivizing physicians to “do more” (e.g., prescribing medication, obtaining screening) versus “do less” (e.g., not prescribing antibiotics for uncomplicated acute
March 2017

Warnings on long-term dual antiplatelet therapy, more

Photo by Thinkstock. A recall of rapid gram-negative combo panels by Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics because they may produce incorrect results for certain antibiotics.
February 2015

Advance directives are the beginning of care, not the end

She required percutaneous drainage and hospitalization for intravenous antibiotics, and the metastatic lesions progressed. ... Soon after initiation of treatment, the patient develops pneumonia, and intubation with ventilation for a few days is needed
July 2012

PPI's benefits can outweigh their possible risks

diff than taking a PPI. A sick, elderly person taking antibiotics is already at risk for C. ... Risk of Clostridium difficile infection with acid suppressing drugs and antibiotics: meta-analysis.
October 2012

5 key takeaways from vaping crisis

That's why 90% of the 60 EVALI cases in the report in The Lancet received antibiotics. ... Clinicians often treated EVALI patients for community-acquired pneumonia, typically prescribing a few days of antibiotics, Dr.
March 2020

Two key questions guide H. pylori treatment

But in today's era of antibiotic resistance, the infection now requires more ammunition to be defeated. ... In general, avoid reusing the same antibiotics again when first-line therapy fails, Dr.
July 2018

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