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Summertime fun and dangers

Summertime fun and dangers
Infectious Diseases in Children, July 2018
Edward A Bell, PharmD, BCPS
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Simultaneous kidney, pancreas transplant predicts SSI

July 17, 2018
Simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplantation and longer pancreas ischemic times were risk factors for surgical site infections, according to study results recently…
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Zika still a risk for female travelers

July 16, 2018
Although the prevalence of Zika has declined, it remains an important concern for women of reproductive age; thus, physicians should discuss infection prevention…

Novartis exit more bad news for antibiotics research

July 16, 2018
Novartis, a Switzerland-based pharmaceutical company, announced last week that it will shut down its antibacterial and antiviral research programs and lay off…
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Adding azithromycin to ivermectin does not improve impetigo, scabies treatment

July 16, 2018
The addition of azithromycin to an ivermectin mass drug administration, or MDA, had a similar effect as ivermectin alone for treating scabies and impetigo, according to…
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HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: Principles of HIV Treatment Selection and Simplification

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

Medical comorbidities can present challenges in the treatment of HIV. Richard Elion, MD and Charles Hicks, MD discuss…
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Simultaneous kidney, pancreas transplant predicts SSI

July 17, 2018
Simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplantation and longer pancreas ischemic times were risk factors for surgical site…
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VIDEO: New C. auris data ‘helpful’ for clinicians

June 12, 2018
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