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Treatment of adults with community-acquired respiratory tract infections: results of a multicentric clinical trial with gatifloxacin
(Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases, 2002-08-01)
Respiratory tract infections have an important clinical and economic impact and they are the most common indication for antibiotic use in outpatient practice. This prospective, multicenter non-controlled trial assessed the ...
Nasally administered Lactobacillus rhamnosus strains differentially modulate respiratory antiviral immune responses and induce protection against respiratory syncytial virus infection
(Biomed Central, 2013-08-15)
Some studies have shown that nasally administered immunobiotics had the potential to improve the outcome of influenza virus infection. However, the capacity of immunobiotics to improve protection against respiratory syncytial ...
Actividad comparativa in vitro de moxifloxacina y otros antimicrobianos frente a patógenos respiratorios
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2000)
Effects of neutrophil extracellular traps during human respiratory syncytial virus infection in vitro
The human respiratory syncytial virus (hRSV) is the most common cause of severe lower respiratory tract diseases in young children worldwide, leading to a high number of hospitalizations and significant expenditures for ...
Immunobiotic Lactobacillus rhamnosus improves resistance of infant mice against respiratory syncytial virus infection
(Elsevier Science, 2013-10)
Previously we showed that orally administered Lactobacillus rhamnosus CRL1505 beneficially regulated the balance between pro- and anti-inflammatory mediators in the lungs of poly(I:C)-challenged mice, allowing an effective ...
Treatment of respiratory syncytial virus infection with vitamin A: A randomized, placebo-controlled trial in Santiago, Chile
Background. Treatment with high dose vitamin A reduces complications and duration of hospitalization for children with measles. In respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection, as with measles, low serum vitamin A concentrations ...
Heparin and dextran sulfate: their role on rsv infectivity
Respiratory syncytial virus is the major cause of acute lower respiratory tract illness in infants and young children. Because there is currently no licensed vaccine for RSV, there is a substantial interest in the ...
Differences in Evolution of Children with Non-severe Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Infection With and Without Radiographically Diagnosed Pneumonia
(SPRINGER INDIANEW DELHI, 2012)
Objective: To identify differences in the evolution of children with non-severe acute lower respiratory tract infection between those with and without radiographically diagnosed pneumonia. Design: Prospective cohort study. ...