IDC New York

Healio brings you the highlights from Infectious Diseases in Children Symposium. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from IDC New York, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News Coverage

Keep zoonotic illness on radar in infectious illness workup

Infectious Diseases in Children, December 2011
IDC NY 2011 NEW YORK — Exposure to animals is an important part of evaluating for an infectious illness, particularly for young children…
Meeting News Coverage

New technologies improve the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection

Infectious Diseases in Children, December 2011
IDC New York 2011 NEW YORK — Recent advances in detecting tuberculosis (TB) infection have significantly improved the specificity of testing and…
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Topical fluoroquinolones remain best treatment of acute bacterial conjunctivitis

Infectious Diseases in Children, December 2011
IDC NY 2011 NEW YORK — Acute conjunctivitis in young children warrants topical therapy, and the newer topical fluoroquinolones are more potent…
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More education urged for preventing recreational water illnesses

November 30, 2011
IDC NY 2011 NEW YORK — Several high-profile outbreaks of cryptosporidiosis and other gastrointestinal illnesses have highlighted the potential…