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*  Systemic Steroid Treatment for Severe Expanding Pneumococcal Pneumonia
... Eran Lavi,1 David Shoseyov,1 Natalia Simanovsky,2 and ... Figure 1: A 5-year-old patient with severe expanding pneumococcal pneumonia. (a) Note "white hemithorax" on the left with ... We present a case of a child with severe expanding pneumococcal pneumonia that responded to systemic steroids. ... due to a rapidly expanding pneumococcal pneumonia. The administration of systemic steroids resulted in a dramatic response with ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/cripe/2015/186302/
*  Pneumococcal vaccine reduced pneumococcal pneumonia and associated mortality
The study showed that 23-valent pneumococcal vaccine reduced pneumococcal pneumonia in nursing home residents and reduced death ... Background:There is limited knowledge of serotypes that cause non-bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia (NBP). Here we report ... Serotype Distribution in Non-Bacteremic Pneumococcal Pneumonia: Association with Disease Severity and Implications for ... Controversy persists over the benefits of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPV) for adults at high risk for pneumococcal ...
  http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/51696560/pneumococcal-vaccine-reduced-pneumococcal-pneumonia-associated-mortality
*  Severe complicated pneumococcal pneumonia in young adults | European Respiratory Society
Severe complicated pneumococcal pneumonia in young adults. Sebastien Ellis, Matthew Harris, Suzanne Shuttleworth, Chris Taylor ... Severe complicated pneumococcal pneumonia in young adults. Sebastien Ellis, Matthew Harris, Suzanne Shuttleworth, Chris Taylor ... Severe complicated pneumococcal pneumonia in young adults. Sebastien Ellis, Matthew Harris, Suzanne Shuttleworth, Chris Taylor ... and disease severity in adults admitted with pneumococcal pneumonia.. Methods: A cohort of 21 inpatients with pneumococcal ...
  http://erj.ersjournals.com/content/38/Suppl_55/p2483
*  Ceftriaxone Vs Levofloxacin on Cytokine Expression in Pneumococcal Pneumonia - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Ceftriaxone Vs Levofloxacin on Cytokine Expression in Pneumococcal Pneumonia. The safety and scientific validity of this study ... Ceftriaxone Vs Levofloxacin on Cytokine Expression in Pneumococcal Pneumonia. Official Title ICMJE Comparison Between ... and patients with a documented pneumococcal pneumonia in the previous 4 weeks ... this study is to compare levofloxacin vs ceftriaxone impact on the cytokine production in patients with pneumococcal pneumonia. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00429975
*  Pneumococcal pneumonia - Wikipedia
"Pneumococcal Pneumonia". www.niaid.nih.gov. Retrieved 2016-04-26. "Pneumococcal Disease , Facts About Pneumonia , CDC". www.cdc ... Pneumococcal pneumonia is a type of bacterial pneumonia that is specifically caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae. S. pneumoniae ... It is the most common bacterial pneumonia found in adults. The estimated number of Americans with pneumococcal pneumonia is ... The symptoms of pneumococcal pneumonia can occur suddenly, typically presenting as a severe chill, later including a severe ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pneumococcal_pneumonia
*  Development of a model of focal pneumococcal pneumonia in young rats
... Author: Saladino, Richard A; Malley, Richard; Stack, Anne ... Development of a model of focal pneumococcal pneumonia in young rats. DSpace/Manakin Repository. * DASH Home ... Development of a model of focal pneumococcal pneumonia in young rats. Journal of Immune Based Therapies and Vaccines 2: 2.. ... We propose that this model may be useful for the evaluation of vaccines for the prevention of pneumococcal pneumonia.. ...
  https://dash.harvard.edu/handle/1/4874841
*  Reactive Oxygen Species Regulate Neutrophil Recruitment and Survival in Pneumococcal Pneumonia
For the commonest cause of community-acquired pneumonia, pneumococcal pneumonia, NADPH oxidase activation is not required for ... studied pneumococcal pneumonia in these mice. We demonstrate that NADPH oxidase-dependent ROS are redundant for pneumococcal ... Influence of neutropenia on the course of serotype 8 pneumococcal pneumonia in mice. Infect Immun 2007;75:1586-1597. [PMC free ... Conclusions: During pneumococcal pneumonia, NADPH oxidase-derived reactive oxygen species are redundant for host defense but ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2643216/?lang=en-ca
*  Ventilator-induced lung injury in severe pneumococcal pneumonia: Protection by adrenomedullin | European Respiratory Society
Ventilator-induced lung injury in severe pneumococcal pneumonia: Protection by adrenomedullin. Holger Müller-Redetzky, Daniel ... Ventilator-induced lung injury in severe pneumococcal pneumonia: Protection by adrenomedullin. Holger Müller-Redetzky, Daniel ... Ventilator-induced lung injury in severe pneumococcal pneumonia: Protection by adrenomedullin. Holger Müller-Redetzky, Daniel ... Ventilator-induced lung injury in severe pneumococcal pneumonia: Protection by adrenomedullin Message Subject (Your Name) has ...
  http://erj.ersjournals.com/content/40/Suppl_56/4322
*  The problem of early mortality in pneumococcal pneumonia: a study of risk factors | European Respiratory Society
Pneumococcal bacteremia with especial reference to bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia. Ann Intern Med 1964; 60: 759-776. ... The problem of early mortality in pneumococcal pneumonia: a study of risk factors. Joaquín Burgos, Manel Luján, M. Nieves ... Association of serotype with risk of death due to pneumococcal pneumonia: a meta-analysis. Clin Infect Dis 2010; 51: 692-699. ... Current concepts in host-microbe interaction leading to pneumococcal pneumonia. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2013; 26: 277-283. ...
  http://erj.ersjournals.com/content/46/2/561
*  What is pneumococcal pneumonia called that for? - Answered by top doctors on HealthTap
How efficient are pneumococcal vaccines for preventing pneumonia in adults?Do they prevent all types of pneumonia more How ... So its nickname became "pneumococcus, " which causes "pneumococcal" pneumonia. Would you like to video or text chat with me? ... Does a pneumococcal vaccine give complete immunity agst pneumonia and does it last life long? Thx ... Can you get pneumonia from a child who just got the prevnar (pneumococcal vaccine) vaccine? ...
  https://www.healthtap.com/user_questions/212201-what-is-pneumococcal-pneumonia-called-that-for
*  The intensive care management, mortality and prognostic indicators in severe community-acquired pneumococcal pneumonia |...
To determine mortality and factors that might predict outcome in severe community-acquired pneumococcal pneumonia treated by a ... Ortqvist A, Kalin M, Julander I, Mufson MA (1993) Deaths in bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia. Chest 103: 710-716PubMedGoogle ... Marrie TJ (1992) Bacteraemic pneumococcal pneumonia: a continuously evolving disease. J Infect 24: 247-256PubMedGoogle Scholar ... Banks RA, George RC, McNicol MW (1984) Pneumococcal pneumonia with bacteraemia. Respir Med 78: 352-357Google Scholar ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF01709542
*  Table 1 - Macrolide Resistance in Adults with Bacteremic Pneumococcal Pneumonia - Volume 12, Number 8-August 2006 - Emerging...
We conducted a case-control study of adults with bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia to identify factors associated with ... Macrolide Resistance in Adults with Bacteremic Pneumococcal Pneumonia Joshua P. Metlay*†. , Neil O. Fishman†, Marshall M. Joffe ...
  https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/12/8/06-0017-t1
*  Fluoroquinolone and Macrolide Treatment Failure in Pneumococcal Pneumonia and Selection of Multidrug-Resistant Isolates -...
Resistance to levofloxacin and failure of treatment of pneumococcal pneumonia. N Engl J Med. 2002;346:747-50. DOIPubMed ... We describe failure of treatment of pneumococcal pneumonia in a 71-year-old man, who was allergic to penicillin and had a ... Fluoroquinolone and Macrolide Treatment Failure in Pneumococcal Pneumonia and Selection of Multidrug-Resistant Isolates On This ... Therapeutic failure and selection of resistance to quinolones in a case of pneumococcal pneumonia treated with ciprofloxacin. ...
  https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/9/9/02-0810_article
*  Efficacy of β-Lactam-plus-Macrolide Combination Therapy in a Mouse Model of Lethal Pneumococcal Pneumonia
... Daisuke Yoshioka,a,b ... Role of tumor necrosis factor alpha in pathogenesis of pneumococcal pneumonia in mice. Infect Immun 65:257-260. [PMC free ... Noncompromised penicillin-resistant pneumococcal pneumonia CBA/J mouse model and comparative efficacies of antibiotics in this ... In the present study, a lethal mouse model of pneumococcal pneumonia, which was likely complicated with bacteremia (19) and ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC5038280/
*  PREVNAR® 13 NOW APPROVED IN CANADA FOR THE PREVENTION OF VACCINE-TYPE PNEUMOCOCCAL PNEUMONIA IN ADULTS 18 YEARS OF AGE AND...
... pneumococcal 13-valent conjugate vaccine) has received Health Canada's approval for active immunization of adults 18 years of ... age and older for the prevention of pneumonia caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 9V, 14, 18C ... there are an estimated three cases of non-invasive pneumococcal pneumonia.[6] While non-invasive pneumococcal disease is more ... "Pneumococcal pneumonia is a leading cause of hospitalization and can pose a serious health risk - particularly to older adults ...
  http://www.pfizer.ca/node/1801
*  COMMUNITY ACQUIRED PNEUMOCOCCAL PNEUMONIA IN NORTHWESTERN NIGERIA: EPIDEMIOLOGY, ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE AND OUTCOME. |...
Pneumococcal pneumonia is the commonest cause of CAP in North-western Nigeria with relatively high mortality. There is need to ... COMMUNITY ACQUIRED PNEUMOCOCCAL PNEUMONIA IN NORTHWESTERN NIGERIA: EPIDEMIOLOGY, ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE AND OUTCOME. by Logan ... Pneumococcal pneumonia is poorly studied in Nigeria. We describe the epidemiology including associated co-morbidities and ... Of the one hundred and twenty-five (125) patients with pneumococcal pneumonia were studied. The mean age of the patients was ...
  https://www.physiciansweekly.com/community-acquired-pneumococcal-pneumonia-in-northwestern-nigeria-epidemiology-antimicrobial-resistance-and-outcome/
*  I was diagnosed with pneumococcal pneumonia about 10 days ago. Since then I have been on 2 x antibiotics clarthromycin
... - ... Second opinion] Hi I was diagnosed with pneumococcal pneumonia about 10 days ago. Since then I have been on 2 x antibiotics ... Hi I was diagnosed with pneumococcal pneumonia about 10 days ago. Since then I have been on 2 x antibiotics clarthromycin and ... expected to see viral pneumonia and xray showed no pneumonia?? He's had fever, chest cold, responds to chest meds and is very ...
  https://www.justanswer.com/medical/b3kau-diagnosed-pneumococcal-pneumonia-10-days.html
*  High pneumococcal DNA load, procalcitonin and suPAR levels correlate to severe disease development in patients with...
... procalcitonin and suPAR levels correlate to severe disease development in patients with pneumococcal pneumonia, European ... Severity of pneumococcal pneumonia associated with genomic bacterial load. Rello, J; Lisboa, T; Lujan, M; Gallego, M; Kee, C; ... Systematic review and meta-analysis of a urine-based pneumococcal antigen test for diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia ... procalcitonin and suPAR levels correlate to severe disease development in patients with pneumococcal pneumonia. Loonen, A.; ...
  https://www.deepdyve.com/lp/springer_journal/high-pneumococcal-dna-load-procalcitonin-and-supar-levels-correlate-to-Gi0kZURDf6
*  Mechanical ventilation drives pneumococcal pneumonia into lung injury and sepsis in mice: protection by adrenomedullin -...
RESULTS In pneumococcal pneumonia, MV increased lung permeability, and worsened lung mechanics and oxygenation failure. MV ... and that AM may reduce lung injury and multiple organ failure in ventilated mice with pneumococcal pneumonia. METHODS We ... MV induced systemic leukocytopenia and liver, gut and kidney injury in mice with pneumonia. Lung and blood bacterial burden was ... We hypothesized that mechanical ventilation (MV) contributes to lung injury and sepsis in pneumonia, ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Mechanical-ventilation-drives-pneumococcal-into-and-M%C3%BCller-Redetzky-Will/c97c503218492ca46cd2e0fc17b7fe0fad1347f7
*  Community-Acquired Pneumococcal Pneumonia Treatment Outcomes in HIV Immunosuppression
Patients had similar outcomes with standardized treatment for community-acquired pneumococcal pneumonia regardless of HIV ... Community-Acquired Pneumococcal Pneumonia Treatment Outcomes in HIV Immunosuppression Share this content: *facebook ... Community-acquired pneumococcal pneumonia in virologically suppressed HIV-infected adult patients. A matched case-control study ... Adults with community-acquired pneumococcal pneumonia (CAPP) who are HIV-immunosuppressed had the same prognosis and outcomes ...
  https://www.pulmonologyadvisor.com/pneumonia/hiv-immunosuppression-in-pneumococcal-pneumonia-tx/article/685201/
*  The efficacy of high-dose penicillin G for pneumococcal pneumonia diagnosed based on initial comprehensive assessment at...
The efficacy of high-dose penicillin therapy for pneumococcal pneumonia diagnosed based on an initial comprehensive assessment ... Seventy adult patients diagnosed with pneumococcal pneumonia based on an initial comprehensive assessment and treated with high ... The efficacy of high-dose penicillin G treatment for pneumococcal pneumonia diagnosed based on a comprehensive assessment at ... The urinary pneumococcal antigen test was positive in 67.1% of all patients, and Gram staining of sputum showed that gram- ...
  https://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13104-018-3510-7
*  Pneumococcal Pneumonia Risk Factors | Know Pneumonia®
Even healthy and active adults 65+ are at increased risk for pneumococcal pneumonia. Certain chronic health conditions can ...
  https://www.knowpneumonia.com/pneumococcal-pneumonia-risk
*  Association Between FcγRIIa-R131 Allotype and Bacteremic Pneumococcal Pneumonia : Clinical Infectious Diseases
This prospective study showed that 50% of patients with bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia were homozygous for FcγRIIa-R131, ... This prospective study showed that 50% of patients with bacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia were homozygous for FcγRIIa-R131, ... with nonbacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia and 29% of uninfected controls (P , .05). The gene frequency of FcγRIIa-R131 was 0.67 ... with nonbacteremic pneumococcal pneumonia and 29% of uninfected controls (P , .05). The... ...
  http://oxfordindex.oup.com/view/10.1086/313588