Respiratory Infections

Top Story

Rapid testing reduces vancomycin, linezolid use for suspected MRSA pneumonia

Rapid testing reduces vancomycin, linezolid use for suspected MRSA pneumonia
March 16, 2019

AAP recommends both nasal spray and flu shot for 2019-2020 season

March 15, 2019
The AAP recently announced that children can be vaccinated with either an inactivated influenza vaccine or a live-attenuated influenza vaccine for the 2019-2020…

Botulism outbreak linked to home-canned peas in potato salad

March 14, 2019
Three women who were hospitalized with botulism last year in New York City were sickened after eating potato salad containing improperly home-canned peas, an…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: TB prevention critical among people with HIV

March 10, 2019
SEATTLE — Infectious Disease News spoke with Amita Gupta, MD, associate professor of infectious diseases at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, about…
More Headlines »
CME

Test Your Knowledge on the Persisting Challenge of RSV Infection: The Wheel of Knowledge Competition!

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP.

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in children worldwide. It…
More »
Meeting News

‘Reassured’: Short TB treatment safe in adults with HIV on dolutegravir

March 8, 2019
SEATTLE — A short-course drug regimen to prevent tuberculosis was found to be safe in patients with HIV on…
More »
Video
Meeting News

VIDEO: Women increase presence at conference

March 8, 2018
More »