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Incidence of STIs higher among daily vs. event-driven PrEP users

June 18, 2019
Perspective

1 million child-friendly TB courses ordered since 2016

June 17, 2019
Approximately 1 million treatment courses of new tuberculosis medicines designed for easy administration in children have been ordered by 93 countries since they were…
Hooked on ID

with Joseph D. Cooper, MD

Infectious Disease News, June 2019
It was my first week of intern year, in the medical ICU. He presented in extremis and died within 90 minutes. He was reportedly bitten by his dog 3 days prior. I…
Pharmacology Consult

The good, bad and unnecessary prescribing of oral vancomycin prophylaxis in immunosuppressed patients

Infectious Disease News, June 2019
Jennifer Ross, PharmD; Kimberly D. Boeser, PharmD, MPH, BCIDP
Clostridioides difficile infection, or CDI, continues to be a significant pathogen in both hospitals and community-based settings. The associated morbidity, mortality…
At Issue

Is the world due for an influenza pandemic?

Infectious Disease News, June 2019
Research has shown that an influenza pandemic is more likely to strike in the spring or summer than at the height of seasonal influenza season. But is there any way to…
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CME

High Anxiety…Are You Prepared for Flu Season?

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

High Anxiety…Are You Prepared for Flu Season?
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Eye on ID

ID laboratory stewardship: A concept in need of implementation

Infectious Disease News, June 2019
Larry M. Bush, MD, FACP; Donald Kaye, MD, MACP
Today we have access to a multitude of new and novel medications, biologic agents, medical devices, imaging modalities…
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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

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VIDEO: Increased surveillance fuels hepatitis elimination in Africa

April 29, 2019
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