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Address Maintenance of Certification at Internal Medicine 2012

We will discuss hematology, hepatology, infectious disease, critical care, cultural competency, safety and more, all through the lens of one inpatient admission,” Dr.
March 2012

Climate change and consultation training

The health effects of climate change include increased air pollution, increased incidence of infectious disease (insect- and tick-borne and waterborne), prolonged allergy seasons, heat waves, food insecurity and malnutrition, and
January 2017

Need grows for antimicrobial stewardship

their hospital epidemiologist, from the other ID [infectious disease] physicians, you could in addition be an antimicrobial steward,” said Dr. ... He was called in for an infectious disease consult for a 25-year-old man with a dramatic case of
July 2015

Medical news of the obvious

Media coverage affects how people perceive the threat of infectious disease. ... As opposed to people just going out and conducting their own field research about all the infectious disease in the world.
September 2019

Medical fright: Ebola

Amidst the clatter of the Middle East, children fleeing danger to come across our borders, and lawsuits against the White House, there’s thi...
September 2019

Goodbye triclosan and triclocarban

Goodbye triclosan and triclocarban. Back when I was an infectious disease fellow, I completed a national survey (along with Anthony Harris) of the availability of tricolsan and triclocarban containing antibacterial soaps. ... Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP
September 2019

The power of habit

While on the infectious disease consult service last week, I walked out of a patient's room, and wiped down my stethescope.
September 2019

E is for enterovirus 68

19 of 22 specimens sent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from the Kansas City outbreak were positive for EV68. ... Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician and epidemiologist in Iowa City, Iowa, who studies
September 2019

Lack of kidneys for transplant raises debates

Delmonico noted. As with any medical tourism, there's the risk of acquiring and transmitting infectious disease.“ The new superbug from India [antibiotic-resistant gene New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase] could ... That may be because kidney donation, in
February 2011

Patient, wash thy own hands!

Eli 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 bacteria in our hospitals (including
September 2019

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