We will discuss hematology, hepatology, infectious disease, critical care, cultural competency, safety and more, all through the lens of one inpatient admission,” Dr.
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
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
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.
Amidst the clatter of the Middle East, children fleeing danger to come across our borders, and lawsuits against the White House, there’s thi...
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
While on the infectious disease consult service last week, I walked out of a patient's room, and wiped down my stethescope.
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
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
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