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Private patient rooms may reduce rates of some infections

Private patient rooms may reduce rates of some infections
August 21, 2019

Q&A: The state of Ebola preparation in developed countries

August 20, 2019
The ongoing Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was recently declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern, or PHEIC, although…
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FDA approves Nabriva’s Xenleta to treat CABP in adults

August 20, 2019
The FDA approved Xenleta, a novel antibiotic to treat adults with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia, or CABP. According to the drug’s manufacturer, Nabriva…
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Patient-reported outcomes greatly altered by HCV treatment results

August 20, 2019
In a follow-up analysis of participants in clinical trials, researchers found that patient-reported outcome scores increased in patients who achieved sustained virologic…
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Researchers suggest adding U. parvum to differential diagnosis for immunocompromised kids

August 20, 2019
A case report published in Pediatrics recently detailed the illness of a girl aged 12 years with leukemia who developed hyperammonemic encephalopathy resulting from…
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Hot Topics in HIV Management: Challenging Clinical Cases Featuring Wheel of Knowledge

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare, a joint venture of GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, and Shionogi.

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has improved dramatically over the past decade. This progress has yielded more treatment…
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Herd immunity drives down invasive pneumococcal disease in adults

August 18, 2019
Herd immunity generated by the introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the United States…
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VIDEO: Ascertaining patient’s social determinants takes some time

May 1, 2019
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