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VIDEO: Early antibiotic therapy, risk stratification improves patient outcomes

November 13, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Thomas P. Lodise, PharmD, PhD, professor at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, discusses two studies that…
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Half of patients with resistant infections receive delayed antibiotics

November 11, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — New research shows that about half of patients with gram-negative infections due to carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and…
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Inappropriate antibiotics prescribed on hospital discharge

November 9, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Recent findings presented at ID Week 2016 revealed most antibiotics prescribed on hospital discharge are inappropriate despite…
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VIDEO: Ibalizumab reduces viral load in patients with MDR HIV

November 9, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Jacob Lalezari, MD, medical director for Quest Clinical Research, discusses results from a phase 3 trial of ibalizumab — a…
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VIDEO: ID support in ASPs has larger impact on antibiotic use

November 6, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Edward A. Stenehjem, MD, MSc, from the division of infectious diseases at Intermountain Medical Center in Utah, discusses his…
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VIDEO: Extensive patient movement increases transmission of MDROs

November 5, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Susan S. Huang, MD, MPH, professor of infectious disease and medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention at the…
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Top stories from IDWeek 2016

November 4, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Last week, more than 8,300 researchers, residents and medical students gathered in New Orleans at IDWeek 2016 to share their…
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FMT efficacy for C. diff does not vary between stool bank donors

November 4, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Clinical efficacy of fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection is unlikely to vary between…

Apnea/bradycardia non-recurrent with DTwP vaccine in low-birth-weight infants

November 4, 2016
NEW ORLEANS – Immunization with diphtheria, tetanus and whole cell pertussis did not increase or cause recurrence risk for apnea/bradycardia in…
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RSV morbidity increases following AAP revised guidelines to restrict palivizumab

November 3, 2016
NEW ORLEANS – RSV morbidity among infants at 29 to 34 weeks’ gestation increased significantly when palivizumab prophylaxis use was less

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IDWeek

October 4, 2017 - October 8, 2017

  • Location: San DIego Convention Center; San Diego, Calif.
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