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Top stories in infectious disease: FDA approves use of Adacel for repeat vaccination, dolutegravir monotherapy not “valid” treatment option

January 22, 2019
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Not all 3GCs are created equal: Oral antibiotic selection in pediatric pneumococcal infections

Infectious Disease News, January 2019
Leah Molloy, PharmD
Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), otitis media (OM) and acute bacterial rhinosinusitis (ABRS) are common childhood illnesses. Although OM is more typically a childhood…

Ebola outbreak in DRC ‘not even close’ to being controlled

Infectious Disease News, January 2019
Vaccination has helped control the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, or DRC, but ongoing violence and political instability in the region are…

#BeASteward: IDSA develops antimicrobial stewardship curriculum for ID fellows

Infectious Disease News, January 2019
Rachel Shnekendorf, MPH; Sonali Advani, MBBS MPH; Vera Luther, MD
Antibiotic overuse contributes to the growing problem of antibiotic resistance and the development of multidrug-resistant organisms, or MDROs. It is predicted that by…
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Emerging Antiviral Agents Influenzing Clinical Practice

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Better diagnostic modalities, more effective treatments, and practical methods to control the spread of influenza are…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: ‘Increasing interest’ in universal CMV screening in NICUs

November 21, 2018
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