Boucher, MD, a professor of medicine in the division of geographic medicine and infectious diseases at Tufts Medical Center in Boston. ... About a third of the world's population is infected with TB, one of the deadliest infectious diseases, said Dr.
health; that they can afford their medications; or that they are exposed to preventable infectious diseases like Zika.
drainage, facial pain), worsening symptoms after initial improvement, or lack of improvement after 10 days, according to 2012 Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) guidelines.
Fellowship: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, infectious diseases, 1990-1992. Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, infectious diseases, 1992-present, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1988-present.
Photo by iStock. “We looked at 60 other infectious diseases that are required to be reported to CDC and found that, by 2011 and 2012, hepatitis C was already accounting for ... cirrhosis, according to joint guidelines set by the American Association
Speakers at IDWeek 2014 discussed the latest developments in treating Clostridium difficile, including more patient-friendly forms of fecal transplantation.
Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, and hospital epidemiology in Iowa City, Iowa, splitting time between seeing patients with infectious diseases, diagnosing infections in the microbiology laboratory,
June's issue of ACP Hospitalist features articles on ICU glucose control, Internal Medicine 2009 highlights of the hospitalist track, and MKSAP questions on infectious diseases. ... MKSAP quiz: Test yourself with infectious diseases vignettes on sudden
Anthony S. Fauci, MACP. Dr. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has made many contributions to the ... understanding and treatment of immune-mediated and
Kiriakidou and her colleagues, the ANA produces false positives in 3% to 5% of healthy individuals or patients with other autoimmune or infectious diseases. ... Guidelines for the laboratory use of autoantibody tests in the diagnosis and monitoring of