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TB vaccines ineffective against initial infection

July 12, 2018
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FDA strengthens safety warnings for fluoroquinolones

July 11, 2018
The FDA is strengthening warnings about the risk for mental health side effects and serious blood sugar disturbances associated with fluoroquinolones. The agency said it…
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Measles, mumps outbreaks reveal need for hospital control strategies

July 5, 2018
Responses to recent outbreaks of measles and mumps in the United States demonstrated the need for infection control strategies at heath care facilities, according to…
In the Journals

CDC expands treatment recommendation for latent TB to younger children

June 29, 2018
The CDC has expanded its recommendation of a short-course combination regimen of once-weekly isoniazid and rifapentine for the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection…
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HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: Managing the HIV Patient with High Viral Load and Low CD4 Count

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

In this case-based video, Paul E. Sax, MD and Eric S. Daar, MD discuss the management of a newly diagnosed patient with…
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Sinks possible source of C. indologenes outbreak in ICUs

June 26, 2018
An outbreak of Chryseobacterium indologenes that affected 12 patients in ICUs in Spain, resulting in one death, was…
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VIDEO: CROI session focuses on TB treatment, XDR-TB transmission

March 2, 2016
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