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Rotavirus vaccination protects against type 1 diabetes in kids

January 22, 2019
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Oral step-down therapy comparable to IV therapy for bloodstream infections

January 22, 2019
Patients hospitalized with an Enterobacteriaceae bloodstream infection who transitioned to oral step-down therapy demonstrated similar 30-day mortality rates and a…
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Study finds nearly 25% of antibiotics are unnecessarily prescribed

January 22, 2019
In a recent study examining outpatient antibiotic prescriptions filled by privately insured patients, researchers found that of the 40% of patients who received…
Hooked on ID

with Paul A. Volberding, MD

Infectious Disease News, January 2019
I followed a somewhat circuitous route to a career in ID. In medical school and residency, I was strongly drawn to oncology but got a bit distracted by also falling in…
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The ‘broken’ antimicrobial market: A ‘looming cloud’ over medicine

Infectious Disease News, January 2019
Modern medicine may face dangerous setbacks if the antimicrobial market does not see a positive shift soon, experts agree. According to a recent estimate, at least…
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Prevention and Management of CDI and CMV in HSCT: A Care Team Forum

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) has revolutionized the treatment of many…
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Oral step-down therapy comparable to IV therapy for bloodstream infections

January 22, 2019
Patients hospitalized with an Enterobacteriaceae bloodstream infection who transitioned to oral step-down therapy…
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VIDEO: 96-week data from EMERALD trial

October 11, 2018
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