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Study results support adding metronidazole to treatment for PID

February 23, 2020
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Despite introduction of PCVs, meningitis rates remain steady

February 22, 2020
Although pneumococcal conjugate vaccines, or PCVs, have reduced infections caused by Streptococcus pneumonia, rates of meningitis have remained steady the emergence of…
In the Journals

Researchers identify African countries at highest risk for COVID-19

February 21, 2020
Researchers identified Egypt, Algeria and South Africa as the African countries at highest risk for imported cases of COVID-19 from China. However, they said countries…
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Less than a quarter of adolescent MSM have ever been tested for HIV

February 21, 2020
Less than a quarter of adolescent men who have sex with men, or AMSM, have ever been tested for HIV despite being at higher risk for infection, study findings suggested…
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Polio eradication: A saga of Mother Nature, politics and anti-vaxxers

Infectious Disease News, February 2020
Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Marjorie P. Pollack, MD
In 1983, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) held a major conference reviewing the situation with poliomyelitis in the Americas. The conference was noteworthy…
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‘Tis The Season: Diagnosing and Treating Pediatric and Adolescent Influenza

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

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Are we any closer to ending HIV by 2030?

Infectious Disease News, February 2020
In February 2019, President Donald J. Trump asked for a bipartisan committee to end the HIV epidemic in the United…
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VIDEO: The pharmacist's role in antimicrobial stewardship

November 7, 2019
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