Tag archive for Both sexes (for groups of both male and female persons)

Artemether injection for treating people with severe malaria

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Artemether may not be more effective than quinine at preventing deaths from severe malaria in children. However, in adults artemether is probably more effective than quinine at preventing deaths.
Injection of artesunate is recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) for treating adults and children that have severe malaria as studies have shown …

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First aid glucose administration routes for symptomatic hypoglycaemia

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Based on the current evidence (1) the oral route for the administration of glucose appears to be the preferred route when compared with the buccal route, (2) dextrose gels administered through the combined oral and buccal mucosal route may perform equally …

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Interventions pharmacologiques auprès de ceux qui ont commis une violence sexuelle ou qui sont susceptibles d’en commettre

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Aucune conclusion définitive ne peut être tirée concernant les interventions pharmacologiques en tant qu’interventions efficaces pour réduire les délinquances sexuelles. 
Les traitements biologiques des délinquants sexuels incluent les médicaments antilibidinaux, dont des médicaments hormonaux qui ont un effet inhibiteur de la testostérone, et …

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Cognitive-behavioural interventions for children who have been sexually abused

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Evidence suggests that Cognitive-behavioural therapy may have a positive impact on the effects of child sexual abuse.  
Cognitive-behavioural approaches are used to help children and their non-offending or ‘safe’ parent to manage the sequelae of childhood sexual abuse. This review assesses the efficacy of cognitive-behavioural approaches in …

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Pharmacological interventions for those who have sexually offended or are at risk of offending

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No firm conclusions can be drawn regarding pharmacological interventions as an effective intervention for reducing sexual offending.
Biological treatments of sex offenders include antilibidinal medication, comprising hormonal drugs that have a testosterone-suppressing effect, and non-hormonal drugs that affect libido through other mechanisms. This …

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Fluoroquinolones pour le traitement de la tuberculose (présumé pharmaco-sensible)

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Substituer ou ajouter des fluoroquinolones à des schémas thérapeutiques antituberculeux de première intention établis n’apporte aucun avantage ou risque supplémentaire.
La tuberculose est une maladie infectieuse causée par les bactéries Mycobacterium tuberculosis . On pense que plus de deux milliards de personnes …

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Fluoroquinolonas para el tratamiento de la tuberculosis (se perseumen sensibles a los medicamentos)

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Sustituir o agregar fluoroquinolonas a los regímenes de medicamentos antituberculosos de primera línea establecidos no ofrece beneficios ni riesgos adicionales.
La tuberculosis es una enfermedad infecciosa causada por la bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Se cree que más de dos mil millones de personas …

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Fluoroquinolones for treating tuberculosis (presumed drug-sensitive)

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Substituting or adding fluoroquinolones to established first‐line antituberculous drug regimens gives no additional benefit or risks.
Tuberculosis is an infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria. Over two billion people worldwide are believed to be latently infected with TB and approximately 10% of these …

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Traitement directement observé pour traiter la tuberculose

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Le traitement sous observation directe (TOD) seul ne donne pas la solution au problème d’observance thérapeutique chez les personnes prenant des médicaments antituberculeux.
Un traitement incomplet de la tuberculose peut empêcher les patients de guérir et entraîner une pharmacorésistance. Le traitement directement …

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Terapia de observación directa para el tratamiento de la tuberculosis

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La terapia de observación directa (DOT, por sus siglas en inglés) no ofrece por sí sola una solución para la falta de adherencia en las personas que toman medicamentos para la TB.
El tratamiento incompleto de la tuberculosis puede llevar a que …

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