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Multidrug-resistant Salmonella emerges in US

Multidrug-resistant <i>Salmonella</i> emerges in US
November 18, 2018
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Algorithm outperforms radiologists in detecting active pulmonary TB

November 17, 2018
Researchers developed an automated algorithm that was able to detect active pulmonary tuberculosis on chest radiographs better than all groups of physicians, including…
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FDA approves Aemcolo for travelers’ diarrhea

November 16, 2018
The FDA announced that it has approved rifamycin for the treatment of travelers’ diarrhea caused by noninvasive Escherichia coli strains in adults. …
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Preemptive DAA therapy improves outcomes of negative-to-positive HCV heart transplant

November 16, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Preemptive administration of pangenotypic direct-acting antiviral therapy resulted in rapid viral suppression of hepatitis C in patients without…
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FDA seeks to remove dogs from some clinical trials

November 16, 2018
The FDA outlined details of a study today that it said might allow animal drug developers to conduct certain types of research without the use of dogs. “The aim is…
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HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: Understanding Patient Preferences for HIV Treatment

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

Adherence to HIV treatment presents challenges to both patients and physicians. Richard Elion, MD and Charles Hicks…
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Study shows declining efficacy of prophylactic antibiotics to prevent SSIs following colorectal surgery

November 15, 2018
The efficacy of prophylactic antibiotics in preventing surgical site infections following colorectal surgery has…
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VIDEO: Infectious diseases can follow you to space

October 4, 2018
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