I realize that the military is not designed for infectious diseases outbreak response, but we’ve invested in a massive military complex (to the exclusion of investment in many other areas, ... including infectious diseases prevention), so I’m not
It should come as little surprise that some of the most common questions asked of infectious diseases specialist Carlos Isada, MD, deal with Clostridium difficile. ... Current recommendations by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society
Turning up the heat. Today seems like a good day to highlight the association of climate and infectious diseases, not only vector-borne infections like malaria, Zika, and dengue fever that ... The other, in Open Forum Infectious Diseases, describes a
Infectious diseases and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad match. ... It's aDaniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, and hospital epidemiology in Iowa City, Iowa, splitting time between seeing patients
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
To help internists diagnose anaphylaxis rapidly and accurately, she reviewed the three pathways to diagnosis developed by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis
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
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: ... Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious
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.
IDSA: What, me worry? We witnessed another disastrous match for infectious diseases, nicely (and sadly) described by Dan here. ... Wow, look at those efforts to support a robust infectious diseases workforce!