19 by Clinical Infectious Diseases. The study found that the acute rise in sepsis in California may represent an “up-capture” of the administrative coding of sepsis cases, partly in response
Researchers identified 149,963 patients who met criteria for HCAP according to 2005 guidelines from the American Thoracic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of America and assessed whether their treatment was
Results were published online July 9 in Clinical Infectious Diseases. The study is limited by its retrospective nature and small sample size and by the fact that the drugs were studied
Results were published online on June 25 by Clinical Infectious Diseases.
Results of the industry-supported study were published online on July 9 by Clinical Infectious Diseases.
The practice recommendations were published in the June Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology and are a collaborative effort of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, the Infectious Diseases Society of
Results were published in the Feb. 15 Clinical Infectious Diseases. While their scoring tool performed well, the authors cautioned it was not validated in an independent group of patients.
Longer antibiotic therapy in patients with low procalcitonin during COPD exacerbation increased LOS without reducing readmissions
Results were published online on July 2 by Clinical Infectious Diseases.
At the Infectious Diseases Society of America meeting last fall, one of the issues that most riled the experts was antibiotics, specifically the lack of them. ... Kessler, a clinical fellow in the division of infectious diseases at Columbia University in
Electronically calculating the newly developed score reduced initial empiric broad-spectrum antibiotic use compared to using health care-associated pneumonia criteria.