DRSP


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DRSP

abbreviation for drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae.

DRSP

Drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae.
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All probable DRSP isolates should also be tested by an MIC method for ESC-N and LEV-N.
S 174-80, 2000), which certainly makes it more attractive than the DRSP recommended cefuroxime (Ceftin) which tastes terrible," Dr.
The CDC formed a work group to develop goals to deal with DRSP.
As readers may know, this DRSP unit incorporates a system whereby the product is filled over a siphon, with a secondary plunger to positively discharge the product into the can.
After reviewing studies of the health risks, the committee recommended stronger warning labels for the DRSP family of drugs.
British debt management and re-mortgages services provider Sterling Green Group (LON:SGG) said it had concluded the sale of most of its debt management book (DMB) operations to DRSP Limited.
TABLE 3 Incidence of VTE in new users of COCs containing different progestins (30) Hazard Ratio VTE Incidence (a) (DRSP vs comparators) Cohort PE 95% CI Adjusted PE 95% CI DRSP 9.
Growth of drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae (DRSP) necessitated a more extensive list of risk factors for DRSP.
The product will not be available until mid-2006, according to Berlex, which also manufactures Yasmin, the oral contraceptive that contains DRSP as its progestin component.
Goals of the meeting included 1) reviewing the rationale for surveillance of DRSP and MRSA, 2) presenting scientific studies highlighting valid and meaningful methods of performing state-level surveillance, 3) sharing state-level surveillance experiences, and 4) identifying unmet needs of the state health departments in performing such surveillance.
In an intermittent dosing study of 281 patients, those on Zoloft 50 mg/day in the late luteal phase during the first cycle, and 50-100 mg/day in subsequent cycles, also had significantly greater improvements than placebo in the DRSP total score and in the CGI-S and CGI-I scores.
The wider use of the pneumococcal vaccine in this and other populations can prevent DRSP infections and reduce some of the use of broad-spectrum antibiotics.