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Lack of kidneys for transplant raises debates

Delmonico noted. As with any medical tourism, there's the risk of acquiring and transmitting infectious disease.“ The new superbug from India [antibiotic-resistant gene New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase] could ... That may be because kidney donation, in
February 2011

Patient, wash thy own hands!

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
August 2019

E-consults can empower, burden physicians

Primary care physicians may best e-consult with subspecialists in endocrinology, infectious disease, neurology, and rheumatology, because the questions asked are more typically about specific test results and are less likely ... It can cause a lot of
October 2018

Meager and unsatisfactory

It’s nice to see antimicrobial resistance featured in a Sunday New York Times editorial —nothing that we haven’t already covered in a recent...
August 2019

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
August 2019

The delusion continues

The delusion continues. There's a paper in Clinical Infectious Diseases on the highly anticipated survey of Internal Medicine residents to solve the enigma of why no one is going into ... than most infectious diseases doctors, particularly in the
August 2019

Revenge of the parasites

In response, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released an outbreak notice advising travelers to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites when traveling in Greece.
August 2019

We're in the post-antibiotic age

chronic renal disease and recurrent urinary tract infections. ... 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
August 2019

Internal medicine can slow climate change, improve health

Vector-borne and water-borne infectious disease. Rising temperatures, changing precipitation patterns, and other climate drivers could create hospitable environments for mosquitoes and ticks that carry diseases such as dengue, Lyme,
July 2016

Candida CAUTI: An oxymoron

Candiduria is neither a symptom nor a sign, and it is clearly not a disease. ... The overwhelming body of evidence points to the fact that the presence of candiduria as an isolated observation generally does not portend subsequent invasive disease.
August 2019

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