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MKSAP Quiz: 3-day history of dysuria

This question can be found in MKSAP 16 in the Infectious Disease section, item 83.
July 2015

Nosocomial listeriosis

Sometimes I'm not sure it's actually food). A few weeks ago, while making morning rounds on the inpatient infectious diseases consult service, I went to see an immunosuppressed patient
June 2020

Testing offers hope, no panacea for COVID-19 control

ACP Internist/ACP Hospitalist spoke to internal medicine and infectious disease specialist Elisa I. ... As more testing options become available, we will continue to gain more understanding about COVID-19 disease.
June 2020

Inside a Haitian Medical Clinic

Malnutrition, disease and stress--all exacerbated by the earthquake--are a particular threat to pregnant women and their offspring.
June 2020

Preventing norovirus transmission in your home

Caveats, limitations and yes I know, but humor me. Now, as many of you know, I'm an infectious disease physician and epidemiologist and I like to identify limitations in almost ... I'm keeping a bucket next the bed. Reference:Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP
June 2020

"Nightmare" on Hospital Street

Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician and epidemiologist in Iowa City, Iowa, who studies methods to halt the spread of resistant bacteria in our hospitals (including
June 2020

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Fellowships: HIV medicine, World Health Organization, Nairobi, Kenya, and Kampala, Uganda, 1993; infectious disease, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, India, 1993-1994; infectious disease, Communicable Disease Center, Singapore, 1996. ... Certification
November 2019

Penicillin allergy, probably not

The current issue of JAMA has a wonderful review of penicillin allergy . This conclusion is important: Many patients report they are allerg...
June 2020

Hand hygiene and the power of Labbit

Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician and epidemiologist in Iowa City, Iowa, who studies methods to halt the spread of resistant bacteria in our hospitals (including
June 2020

We need better HAI metrics

Over the past few months, my Chief Medical Officer and I met with department chairs to discuss incentive-based quality and safety metrics. I...
June 2020

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