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Need grows for antimicrobial stewardship

If you want to learn a trade, something to do in the hospital that differentiates you from their hospital epidemiologist, from the other ID [infectious disease] physicians, you could in addition ... He was called in for an infectious disease consult for
July 2015

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
October 2019

Lack of kidneys for transplant raises debates

Delmonico noted. As with any medical tourism, there's the risk of acquiring and transmitting infectious disease. ... That may be because kidney donation, in contrast to kidney disease, is less common among the poor.
February 2011

Prevention: Who needs it?

health departments to coordinate healthcare-associated infection (HAI) prevention and enhancing laboratory capacity to detect infectious diseases threats. ... Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, and hospital
October 2019

Internal Medicine Meeting 2017 offers new, rapid-fire session

The PechaKucha speakers will cover infectious disease, new ways of treating obesity, new insights on catatonia, how nuts can fight iron deficiencies, and emotional intelligence, said Dr. ... Keynote speaker Anthony S. Fauci, MD, MACP, director of the
February 2017

$35 a day

A new paper in the American Journal of Infection Control takes a look at the cost of contact precautions. The investigators determined tha...
October 2019

MKSAP Quiz: 4-day history of fever, malaise

This question can be found in MKSAP 16 in the Infectious Disease section, item 29. ... joint. Asymmetric joint involvement helps distinguish DGI from autoimmune disease associated polyarthritis, which is typically symmetric.
April 2015

Enterovirus 68: Talking points

In addition, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new MMWR earlier today that describes the two best characterized EV68 outbreaks in Kansas City and Chicago. ... Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician
October 2019

MKSAP Quiz: Skin eruption after tick removal

This question can be found in MKSAP 16 in the Infectious Disease section, item 23. ... Intravenous ceftriaxone is reserved for patients with cardiac or neurologic manifestations of disseminated Lyme disease.
June 2014

8 ways that members can guide College activities

They also require office infrastructure and workflow, along with clinical nurse managers to manage acute and chronic disease. ... They are serious and include heat-related effects, drought and disruption of food supply, flooding and infectious disease,
March 2017

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