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HCV cure improves survival in post-DAA liver cancer development

October 16, 2019
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How common is pneumococcal urinary antigen testing?

October 16, 2019
Despite guidelines recommending its use, pneumococcal urinary antigen testing, or UAT, is not performed often in the United States, even though it can help identify…

New CAP guidelines stress de-escalation

October 16, 2019
Recently updated guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of adults with community-acquired pneumonia, or CAP, stressed the importance of de-escalation of antibiotic…
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Should all pregnant women in the US be screened for hepatitis C?

Infectious Diseases in Children, October 2019
In August, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issued a draft recommendation that encourages clinicians to screen all adults aged 18 to 79 years for HCV infection
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DAAs change treatment landscape for children with HCV

Infectious Diseases in Children, October 2019
From 2013 through 2016, an estimated 2.4 million adults in the United States had a current hepatitis C virus infection. A study published in The American Journal of
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Invasive Mold Infections in the Tertiary Center: Expert Guidance on Diagnosis and Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Astellas Pharma Global Development, Inc.

Invasive mold infections are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality due to the increasing population of…
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An advisor can help take the emotion out of investing

October 15, 2019
This is the first of a three-part series on how a physician will get investment advice during his or her lifetime.
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VIDEO: Tracking flu in the community as an 'early alert system' for hospitals

October 5, 2019
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