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Mickey, Minnie, measles

It is known that subsequently some patients visited the parks in January while infectious. ... immune. When it comes to infectious diseases, wishing upon a star might not be enough.
September 2019

The delusion continues

The delusion continues. There's a paper in Clinical Infectious Diseases on the highly anticipated survey of Internal Medicine residents to solve the enigma of why no one is going into ... than most infectious diseases doctors, particularly in the
September 2019

Getting religion about vaccines

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

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

Enterovirus 68: Talking points

In addition, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new MMWR earlier today that describes the two best characterized EV68 outbreaks in Kansas City and Chicago. ... Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician
September 2019

Candida CAUTI: An oxymoron

Candiduria is neither a symptom nor a sign, and it is clearly not a disease. ... The overwhelming body of evidence points to the fact that the presence of candiduria as an isolated observation generally does not portend subsequent invasive disease.
September 2019

Pan-resistant NDM-containing K. pneumoniae lacking MCR-1

The Centers for disease Control and Prevention has reported a case of New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase (NDM-1)–containing carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from a wound ... Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP
September 2019

Interpreting the new sore throat article

Over the past 2 or 3 decades, some authors started calling Lemierre syndrome“ the forgotten disease.” It seems that the syndrome occurred regularly in the first half of the 20th century. ... As I give pharyngitis talks around the U.S., infectious
September 2019

The vaccine that went away.

The IDSA session "Why is there no vaccine for Lyme disease?" bucked that trend. ... Parts of the U.S. (like the Northeast) have a high prevalence of Lyme disease and residents who could benefit from a vaccine.
September 2019

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

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