Recent research conducted by Scientists from UQ’s Queensland Children’s Medical Research Institute (QCMRI) has shown that ‘the whooping cough vaccine for infants and young children is highly effective – BUT boosters given after the first 6 months of life wore off quickly.
There remains much debate regarding the effectiveness of the Influenza vaccine. This Cochrane Review looked at over 90 reports containing 116 data sets;
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Micafungin is a new drug released for the treatment of invasive and oesophageal candidiasis. Mycamine (Astellas) is available in vials containing 50 mg or 100 mg powder for reconstitution.
‘Occasionally, patients present with a hypertensive crisis which requires their blood pressure to be rapidly reduced.