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E is for enterovirus 68

19 of 22 specimens sent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from the Kansas City outbreak were positive for EV68. ... Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician and epidemiologist in Iowa City, Iowa, who studies
October 2019

"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
October 2019

MKSAP Quiz: 3-day history of dysuria

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

Ebola outbreak holds lessons for world health community

Photo by Milagro Gessler, RN. Sugat K. Patel, MD, FACP, an infectious disease physician with Samaritan Health Services in Corvallis, Ore., and Eileen D. ... I have been in practice in infectious disease for more than 10 years and yet when I participated
June 2015

Beating back the norovirus devil

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) does have useful information online and in graphic form. ... Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician and epidemiologist in Iowa City, Iowa, who studies methods to halt
October 2019

Flu, light, and the truth

The single greatest infectious disease calamity in all of human history was not plague, or typhus, or smallpox, it was the 1918 flu pandemic, which killed as many as 50 million. ... The CDC provides very helpful information about antiviral medications
October 2019

Mandated flu vaccines may be ‘new norm’ in health care

For many health care organizations and infectious disease specialists, the reasons for mandating the yearly vaccine are compelling. ... program was implemented in 2008, according to an article about the policy in Clinical Infectious Diseases in 2010.
October 2015

Experts discuss crisis of antimicrobial resistance

We're at the beginning of the postantibiotic era,” said Steve Solomon, MD, FACP, an infectious disease specialist, formerly director of antimicrobial resistance for the CDC and now principal for Global ... Boucher, MD, an infectious disease physician
September 2015

Interpreting the new sore throat article

Over the past 2 or 3 decades, some authors started calling Lemierre syndrome “the forgotten disease.” It seems that the syndrome occurred regularly in the first half of the 20th century. ... As I give pharyngitis talks around the U.S., infectious
October 2019

Can we stop the superbugs?

Staff writer Mollie Durkin offers more tips from experts on managing this growing problem, as well as a comprehensive overview of the biggest emerging threats on the infectious disease radar.
May 2017

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