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Egrifta reduces hepatic fat fraction in patients with NAFLD, HIV

October 14, 2019

Recent laxative use should not preclude testing patients for C. difficile

October 14, 2019
Clinical practice guidelines issued last year recommended against routinely testing patients for Clostridioides difficile if they have received a laxative within the…

7 stories for International Infection Prevention Week

October 13, 2019
The theme of this year’s International Infection Prevention Week, which runs from Oct. 13 to 19, is “Vaccines are Everybody’s Business.”…

Policy matters: Anti-LGBT legislation associated with lower rates of HIV testing, awareness

October 12, 2019
Findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis showed that African countries with severe anti-LGBT legislation have lower levels of HIV testing and awareness among…

Q&A: New model could improve antibiotic development

October 11, 2019
Although the current approach to incentivizing antibiotic development has led to the creation of effective treatments, the pipeline has collapsed numerous times, leaving…
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Hot Topics in HIV Management: Challenging Clinical Cases Featuring Wheel of Knowledge

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare, a joint venture of GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, and Shionogi.

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has improved dramatically over the past decade. This progress has yielded more treatment…
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Many hospital-onset bloodstream infections may be misclassified

October 10, 2019
In an 8-year study, researchers found that 14.4% of bloodstream infections identified in patients within 2 weeks of…
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VIDEO: An IDWeek Twitterstorm, #WhyIVaccinate

October 3, 2019
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