Community-acquired pneumonia is a relatively common disease affecting millions of individuals annually in the United States. Despite the Infectious Diseases Society of America's and American Thoracic Society's recently released guidelines on the management of hospital- and ventilator-associated pneumonia, the last consensus guideline on CAP management was updated nearly a decade ago.
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy , Vol. 45, No. 3. , pp. 734-738, doi:10.1128/aac.45.3.734-738.2001 The in vitro activities of ciprofloxacin, trovafloxacin, moxifloxacin, and grepafloxacin against 174 strains of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolated in Sydney, Australia, were determined.
To the Editor: Mycoplasma genitalium is a sexually transmitted bacterium involved in nongonococcal urethritis in men and associated with cervicitis and pelvic inflammatory disease in women. Azithromycin regimens have been commonly used as a first-line treatment of these conditions, but a recent increase in M. genitalium with azithromycin resistance has been described worldwide; in 2012, resistance in the organism was detected in France at a prevalence of 14% .
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. v. Lee 1:16-cv-00852; filed July 1, 2016 in the Eastern District of Virginia Review and correction of the patent term adjustment calculation made by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for U.S. Patent No.