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Effect of Hypertonic Saline Solution on cultures of human respiratory epithelium infected by respiratory syncytial virus
(European Respiratory Society, 2019)
Introduction: nebulizations with hypertonic saline solution (HSS) has been incorporated in treatment of infant bronchiolitis but is currently a subject of controversy. Experimental studies on models of RSV infection have ...
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2): a global pandemic and treatment strategies
The emergence and rapid spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), a potentially fatal disease, is swiftly leading to public health crises ...
Central nervous system alterations caused by infection with the human respiratory syncytial virus
Worldwide, the human respiratory syncytial virus (hRSV) is the leading cause of infant hospitalization because of acute respiratory tract infections, including severe bronchiolitis and pneumonia. Despite intense research, ...
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 ...
Risk factors for wheezing in children - the role of respiratory viruses
(Hogrefe & Huber Publishers, 2007-09-01)
Background: Infections with respiratory viruses, particularly human rhinovirus (HRV) and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), are major causes of lower respiratory tract (LTR) illnesses associated with wheezing in children. ...
Detecting the Effect of Umckaloabo/EPs®7630 Liquid Extract after its Therapeutic Purposed Usage in Calves Showing Symptoms of Respiratory Tract Infection
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2017)
Intravenous palivizumab in respiratory syncytial virus infection after hematopoietic stem cell transplant in children
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection can cause lower respiratory tract disease and mortality in pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) recipients. We report two children who underwent HSCT and developed ...
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 ...
Evidence for the use of triage, respiratory isolation, and effective treatment to reduce the transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in health care settings: a systematic review
(Oxford University Press, 2020)
Evidence is limited for infection prevention and control (IPC) measures reducing Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) transmission in health facilities. This systematic review, one of seven commissioned by the World Health ...