"Fluoroquinolones" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A group of QUINOLONES with at least one fluorine atom and a piperazinyl group.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fluoroquinolones" by people in Profiles.
Patel P, Deshpande A, Yu PC, Imrey PB, Lindenauer PK, Zilberberg MD, Haessler S, Rothberg MB. Association of fluoroquinolones or cephalosporin plus macrolide with Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI) after treatment for community-acquired pneumonia. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2023 01; 44(1):47-54.
Arensman K, Shields M, Beganovic M, Miller JL, LaChance E, Anderson M, Dela-Pena J. Fluoroquinolone versus Beta-Lactam Oral Step-Down Therapy for Uncomplicated Streptococcal Bloodstream Infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2020 10 20; 64(11).
Balsam LB, Hoffman WD. Commentary: The unacceptable aortic risk with fluoroquinolone exposure in Marfan syndrome. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 03; 163(3):e227-e228.
Balsam LB. True, true, or unrelated? Fluoroquinolones and aortic disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 01; 157(1):120-121.
Singh S, Nautiyal A. Do Fluoroquinolones Increase the Risk of Aortic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 09 18; 72(12):1379-1381.
Singh S, Nautiyal A. Aortic Dissection and Aortic Aneurysms Associated with Fluoroquinolones: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Am J Med. 2017 12; 130(12):1449-1457.e9.
Deren ME, Klinge SA, Mukand NH, Mukand JA. Tendinopathy and Tendon Rupture Associated with Statins. JBJS Rev. 2016 05 17; 4(5).
Belforti RK, Lagu T, Haessler S, Lindenauer PK, Pekow PS, Priya A, Zilberberg MD, Skiest D, Higgins TL, Stefan MS, Rothberg MB. Association Between Initial Route of Fluoroquinolone Administration and Outcomes in Patients Hospitalized for Community-acquired Pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 07 01; 63(1):1-9.
Farhat MR, Mitnick CD, Franke MF, Kaur D, Sloutsky A, Murray M, Jacobson KR. Concordance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis fluoroquinolone resistance testing: implications for treatment. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Mar; 19(3):339-41.
Hinkle DM, Dacey MS, Mandelcorn E, Kalyani P, Mauro J, Bates JH, Soukasian SH, Holland GN, Foster CS, Fraunfelder FT, Davis JL, Fraunfelder FW. Bilateral uveitis associated with fluoroquinolone therapy. Cutan Ocul Toxicol. 2012 Jun; 31(2):111-6.