Search results for "Infectious Disease"

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Primary care takes on opioid addiction

The National Institute on Drug Abuse reports that using medications to treat opioid use disorder increases retention in treatment programs and decreases overdose, drug use, infectious disease transmission, and criminal activity. ... Dr. Wakeman likened
October 2017

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Fellowship: Infectious disease, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, India, 1993-1994; infectious disease, Communicable Disease Center, Singapore, 1996. ... ACP Fellowship: 2001. Present positions: Chief, department of medicine, and attending physician,
November 2018

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

MKSAP Quiz: 6-week history of weight loss

The correct answer is C. Isoniazid, rifampin, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol. This item is Question 23 in MKSAP 19's Infectious Disease section. ... soon as possible to prevent further disease progression and transmission.
January 2022

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

Clarity of vision sets the stage for ACP's work

other infectious disease; food insecurity; and mental illness are present today. ... Our vulnerable patients with chronic disease, the poor, the young, and the aged are most at risk.
May 2016

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

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

Test yourself

The correct answer is A. Genotypic viral resistance testing. This content is available to MKSAP 18 subscribers as Question 30 in the Infectious Disease section.
August 2021

Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

MD, clinical director in infectious disease and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston; and Deborah Cotton, MD, MPH, FACP, deputy editor of Annals of Internal Medicine, who also ... The guidance addresses chronic obstructive pulmonary
May 2021

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