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
an infectious disease specialist and associate medical director for inpatient services at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, Calif. ... Stephen Parodi, MD, ACP Member, chair of infectious disease for Kaiser Permanente's Northern California Region.
The enemy within. There are a couple studies out, 1 in Clinical Infectious Diseases (from WashU) and 1 in Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology (from Houston), that carry the same message: ... difficile-associated disease (CDAD) are not
The correct answer is C: Ceftriaxone and azithromycin. This question can be found in MKSAP 16 in the Infectious Disease section, item 83.
Causal opacity. Medicine as a science is predicated on causality. We seek to understand the causes of disease.
Fox. The ranks of gastroenterologists and infectious disease specialists will also be insufficient to take on the potential deluge of patients, added Dr. ... Saag, MD, an infectious disease specialist and director of the Center for AIDS Research at the
As I write this, the World Health Organization is scrambling to catch up with the global proliferation of this emerging infectious disease, and poised to declare a public health emergency. ... That likely makes it a zoonosis at the start, a disease
The sexual component of the disease can add additional uncertainty. Photo by iStock. ... Markowitz and Peter G. Gulick, DO, FACP, an associate professor in hematology/oncology and infectious disease at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic
Valerie E. Stone, MD, FACP. Age: 53. Occupation: General internist/infectious disease physician (specializing in HIV), director of primary care internal medicine residency, associate chief for teaching and training of general ... Fellowship: Infectious
The World Health Organization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, non-governmental groups like MSF, no group has anything close to the logistical capability of the military to quickly deploy ... I realize that the military is not designed