The sexual component of the disease can add additional uncertainty. Photo by iStock. ... Markowitz and Peter G. Gulick, DO, FACP, an associate professor in hematology/oncology and infectious disease at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic
m going to be at the staff meeting at noon, I'm just going to ask the infectious disease physician if they agree with me not covering MRSA.’ Or ‘If I
The correct answer is D: Vibrio vulnificus. This question can be found in MKSAP 16 in the Infectious Disease section, item 16. ... He has hemochromatosis with evidence of portal hypertension (ascites). V. vulnificus infection should always be considered
As of this week, germophobes have one more thing to worry about. A new paper in PLoS One (full text here ) describes the results of a series...
and infectious disease subspecialist. ... pallidum, and the nontreponemal tests, rapid plasma reagin (RPR) and the venereal disease research laboratory test (VDRL).
Historically, patients infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) were cared for by hepatologists, while a few infectious disease specialists dabbled in the field. ... The writer, Stacey Butterfield, did an excellent job summarizing this complex disease,
I agree. This could be theEli 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
Valerie E. Stone, MD, FACP. Age: 53. Occupation: General internist/infectious disease physician (specializing in HIV), director of primary care internal medicine residency, associate chief for teaching and training of general ... Fellowship: Infectious
ACP Internist's latest cover article describes the potential environmental impact of disposing of drugs down the drain and into the water s...
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.