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Q&A: Discovery of new HIV strain a reminder of challenging pandemic

Q&A: Discovery of new HIV strain a reminder of challenging pandemic
November 16, 2019
In the Journals

Site assessment score reduces central venous catheter complications

November 15, 2019
The implementation of a novel central-line insertion site assessment score reduced the prevalence of lines with local inflammation or infections, ensured timely response…
FDA News

FDA approves Fetroja for treatment of complicated UTIs

November 15, 2019
Shionogi won FDA approval for Fetroja for the treatment of complicated UTIs, or cUTIs, in adults with limited or no alternative treatment options. Fetroja (cefiderocol)…

Children ‘particularly vulnerable’ to health threats from climate change

November 14, 2019
Rising temperatures, declining crop yields, air pollution and other adverse environmental outcomes of climate change pose a threat to the long-term health of children…
Residency to Retirement Resource Center

Reduce your 2019 tax bill before year's end

November 14, 2019
Many physicians have just filed their 2018 tax returns – if they filed on extension – but it is already time to take steps to reduce the 2019 tax bill. In…
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CME

Invasive Fungal Infections: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Astellas.

Invasive fungal infections (IFIs) represent a serious complication that frequently affects immunocompromised patients…
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FDA News

FDA warns Dollar Tree regarding ‘potentially unsafe’ drugs

November 14, 2019
The FDA has sent a warning letter to Greenbrier International, Inc., doing business as Dollar Tree, for receiving…
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VIDEO: Why aren't hospitals using new antibiotics?

November 8, 2019
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