noninfectious


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noninfectious

(ˌnɒnɪnˈfɛkʃəs) or

noninfective

adj
(Medicine) med (of a disease) not able to be caught by being near a person who has it
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Adj.1.noninfectious - not infectious
infectious - easily spread; "fear is exceedingly infectious; children catch it from their elders"- Bertrand Russell
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PEACHTREE is the first -pivotal phase 3 clinical trial of a drug candidate for noninfectious uveitis in which a best corrected visual acuity measure is the primary efficacy endpoint.
To improve the usability, availability, quality, and timeliness of surveillance data as part of the CDC Surveillance Strategy (1), CDC now provides users a convenient way to access notifiable infectious and noninfectious disease data through the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS) website.
IVT sirolimus, being evaluated as a potential treatment for adults with noninfectious uveitis of the posterior segment (intermediate, posterior, and panuveitis), is a locally-administered, non-steroidal immunoregulator that has been investigated for the resolution of intraocular inflammation associated with noninfectious uveitis of the posterior segment.
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued guidance recommending the use of adalimumab for the treatment of noninfectious uveitis.
EARLY IDENTIFICATION of these noninfectious events is important as standard antiexacerbation therapies including systemic corticosteroids and antibiotics are unlikely to be clinically useful for these etiologies and, importantly, may result in delays in the diagnosis and treatment of noninfectious causes of exacerbation such as acute coronary syndromes or congestive heart failure, leading to poor clinical outcomes.
13,14) The approval is based on results from two pivotal Phase 3 studies VISUAL-I and VISUAL-II, and also extension study VISUAL-III, which demonstrated that patients with active and controlled noninfectious intermediate, posterior and panuveitis treated with HUMIRA had a significantly lower risk for treatment failure (a combination of uveitic flare and decrease in visual acuity), compared to placebo.
However, over the years, the discovery and use of antiretroviral therapy has increased life expectancy for HIV-infected persons, and the spectrum of infectious and noninfectious pulmonary complications has changed.
The implant is previously shown for the treatment of macular edema following branch retinal vein occlusion and central retinal vein occlusion, as well as for the treatment of noninfectious uveitis.
bring together 12 articles on the principles of therapy for patients with noninfectious uveitis and recent therapeutic options for use by general ophthalmologists, uveitis specialists, and residents.
A / FREQUENT BREAST EMPTYING helps both infectious and noninfectious mastitis (strength of recommendation [SOR]: A, 1 randomized controlled trial [RCT]).
INTROL controls are manufactured from synthetic DNA suspended in a patented, noninfectious, blood-like matrix.
Conducted over two years with more than 1,000 participants, the study found that Americans struggle to understand the difference between hazardous threats, such as infectious or noninfectious disease agents.