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CDC expects to publish new MDRO estimates in 2019

December 18, 2018
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Young infants at risk for severe pertussis despite acellular vaccine programs

December 18, 2018
Infants aged younger than 2 months had higher rates of morbidity and death related to pertussis in the era of acellular vaccination, according to a study published in…
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Patients with cancer have 40% higher risk for shingles

December 18, 2018
Patients diagnosed with cancer of any kind have an approximately 40% higher risk for developing shingles than patients without cancer, researchers found. The risk for…
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Adenovirus causes keratoconjunctivitis outbreak at eye clinic

December 17, 2018
A 2017 outbreak of epidemic keratoconjunctivitis at an eye care clinic in Los Angeles was caused by a novel human adenovirus type, according to study findings. The…

States promise appeal after ACA ruled unconstitutional

December 17, 2018
Leaders from several states vowed appeals to stave off the consequences to health care after a district judge from Texas ruled that when Congress eliminated the penalty…
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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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CDC expects to publish new MDRO estimates in 2019

December 18, 2018
The CDC expects to publish new estimates on the impact of antibiotic-resistant infections in the United States sometime…
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