Bartlett, MD, MACP, a professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. ... HCV. Patients with confirmed HCV infection are usually referred to a gastroenterologist, an infectious disease specialist, or
A few months ago I blogged about a study that explored the biologic plausibility for replacing the handshake with the fist bump from an inf...
There's been a flurry of media around the topic recently: At various infectious diseases society meetings, many member physicians have been advocating for a change in our white coat culture— ... Philip Lederer, an infectious diseases doctor in Boston,
podiatrist, a plastic or vascular surgeon, a wound specialist, a neurologist, a vascular surgeon, an internist or endocrinologist, an infectious disease or clinical microbiology specialist, and a physiatrist. ... 2012 Infectious Diseases Society of
ACP Internist's latest cover article describes the potential environmental impact of disposing of drugs down the drain and into the water s...
treatment, said Brian McMahon, MACP, director of the Liver Disease and Hepatitis Program at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. ... The plan also focuses on the low-hanging fruit, areas where infectious disease and primary care physicians need
Thanks to my patient for allowing me to use her photo to talk about a common condition known as shingles. The medical name is herpes zoster ...
Until the infection can be controlled in Africa, there is always the chance that a traveler will have silent disease.
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: ... difficile-associated disease (CDAD) are not
Here we go again. Another internal medicine subspecialty“ match day” and another record (bad) day for infectious disease as a subspecialty. ... It's aDaniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, and hospital