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Childhood infection linked to lower IQ, higher risk for psychosis in Swedish men

February 16, 2018

FDA approves Aptima HBV Quant assay

February 16, 2018
The FDA announced the approval of the Aptima HBV quant assay, designed to measure the amount of hepatitis B DNA in plasma or serum from patients with HBV, according to a…
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Triple threat: Treatment challenges for emerging pathogens

Infectious Disease News, February 2018
Ashley Cubillos, PharmD, BCPS; Kimberly Boeser, PharmD, MPH, BCPS AQ-ID
Health care-associated infections, or HAIs, and inappropriate antimicrobial use independently lead to worse patient outcomes, but together they can produce a double…
Editorial

Ending the HIV epidemic in black communities requires more than staying the course

Infectious Disease News, February 2018
Melanie A Thompson, MD
The slogan of this year’s National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day was “Stay the course, the fight is not over!” Yet for health professionals and people…
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Hot Topics in HIV Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare.

Antiretroviral therapy has improved dramatically over the past decade. This progress has yielded more treatment choices…
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Chapter 5: Bowel Obstruction And Pseudo-Obstruction

From GI Emergencies: A Quick Reference Guide
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VIDEO: Influenza vaccination among HCWs a ‘patient safety issue’

October 5, 2017
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