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Waiting to vaccinate older adults may reduce flu cases, deaths

Waiting to vaccinate older adults may reduce flu cases, deaths
March 26, 2019
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Certain symptoms indicate bloodstream infection in patients with cardiac device pocket infections

March 26, 2019
Patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic device pocket infections who meet criteria for systemic inflammatory response syndrome or are hypotensive at…
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Physicians are not powerless in reducing burnout

March 26, 2019
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Occupational burnout is pervasive among health care providers, but physicians have the power to address the issue head on with both…
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POET: Switch to oral antibiotics confers better outcomes in left-sided endocarditis

March 26, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — In long-term follow-up of patients with left-sided endocarditis, those who were switched from IV antibiotics to oral antibiotics after stabilization…
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Treatment delays common among children with scrub typhus

March 26, 2019
Many children in northern Thailand who were infected with scrub typhus were not treated in a timely manner with appropriate antibiotics, according to research published…
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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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Intervention solves ‘ubiquitous problem’ of underfilled blood cultures

March 25, 2019
Underfilled blood bottles used for blood cultures are “extremely common,” but educational and operational…
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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

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VIDEO: Addressing the syndemic of STIs and HIV

March 7, 2019
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