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T2Bacteria Panel may accurately, quickly diagnose bloodstream infections

May 13, 2019
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Prophylactic oral vancomycin does not consistently reduce risk for CDI relapse

May 9, 2019
Prophylactic oral vancomycin does not consistently reduce the risk for Clostridioides difficile infection, or CDI, relapse in patients receiving systemic antibiotics…
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Antimicrobial prophylaxis halts GAS outbreak in children’s shelter

May 6, 2019
ATLANTA — Research presented at the CDC’s Epidemic Intelligence Service Conference showed that an outbreak of group A Streptococcus, or GAS, in a shelter…
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SSI infection rates differ by sex, procedures

April 30, 2019
A patient’s sex plays a factor in determining the likelihood of a surgical site infection, or SSI, and the sex-based risk varies based on the type of surgical…
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Ace the Case: A 36-Year-Old Woman With Worsening Shortness of Breath and Wheezing

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This educational activity discusses the diagnosis and treatment of a 36-year-old woman with shortness of breath and…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Anthony S. Fauci, MD, discusses significant advances in HIV/AIDS epidemic

April 10, 2017
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