Volume 6

The Incidence Rate of Vancomycin-Induced Thrombocytopenia in Orthopedics: A Single-Center Retrospective Case Series

1. Abstract 1.1. Objective: Vancomycin has been an indispensable alternative for the treatment of severe and complicated infections, especially in orthopedics department. However, as a severe adverse drug effect, vancomycin-induced thrombocytopenia (VIT) has not attracted enough attention. The objective of the research was to analyze the incidence rate of VIT in orthopedic patients. http://dx.doi.org/10.47829/ACMCR.2021.6104

Atypical Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome with Isolation of Aepec in the Stool Culture

1. Abstract Thrombotic Microangiopathy (TMA) is based on a vascular endothelial injury and is characterized by microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia and organ malfunction of variable intensity. The etiology includes Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP); Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS), caused by Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli (STEC) in 90% of cases; atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (aHUS), and secondary …

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