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Rapid testing reduces vancomycin, linezolid use for suspected MRSA pneumonia

Rapid testing reduces vancomycin, linezolid use for suspected MRSA pneumonia
March 16, 2019
FDA News

FDA grants marketing authorization to carbon monoxide poisoning treatment

March 15, 2019
The FDA recently granted marketing authorization to Thornhill Research’s ClearMate device that assists in treating patients with carbon monoxide poisoning…
In the Journals

IV acetaminophen use raises costs in pediatric hospitals

March 15, 2019
The costs for total acetaminophen use in hospitalized children rose significantly since the introduction of IV acetaminophen, according to study results published in…

Oregon boy’s case shows how ‘horrific’ tetanus can be

March 13, 2019
A recent MMWR highlighted the care needed for a young, unvaccinated boy infected with tetanus. His inpatient care spanned 57 days, 47 of which were spent in an ICU, and…
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Ace the Case: A 63-Year-Old Man Presents With Bumps on His Elbows

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This educational activity will discuss the diagnosis and management of a 63-year-old male with knee and other joint…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 20: A 58-Year-Old Female Underwent A Screening Colonoscopy That Showed A 2.5-Cm Flat Polyp In The Proximal Ascending Colon. I Tattooed The Area And Biopsied The Polyp, Which Was Initially Reported As Hyperplastic. What Should I Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Expert discusses substance use disorders in hospitalized patients

April 27, 2018
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