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Adjunctive rifampicin does not improve outcomes in S. aureus bacteremia

December 29, 2017

Pentax launches scope with disposable cap to prevent infections

December 22, 2017
Pentax Medical announced it has launched a new duodenoscope with a disposable distal cap. The C.A.P. HD Duodenoscope (ED34-i10T), approved by the FDA in September, is…
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Meningococcal infection: Worldwide evolution

Infectious Disease News, December 2017
Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Matthew E Levison, MD, FACP
Neisseria meningitidis is a gram-negative diplococcus, which like all gram-negative bacteria, possesses a lipopolysaccharide-like component in its outer cell membrane…
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Climbing congenital syphilis rates cause concern for pediatricians

November 29, 2017
NEW YORK — The current rates of congenital syphilis are higher than in previous outbreaks, with the infection noted in 15.7 per 100,000 live births, according to a…
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Florida Laws and Rules

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This course reviews the purpose and membership of the Florida Board of Nursing (FBON), its legislative duties…
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Question 48: When Should A Pancreatic Duct Stent Be Used?

From Curbside Consultation of the Pancreas: 49 Clinical Questions
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American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

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VIDEO: Anthony S. Fauci, MD, discusses significant advances in HIV/AIDS epidemic

April 10, 2017
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