For patients with multidrug-resistant infections, an infectious diseases consult may prove lifesaving, a recent study found. ... than those who were not, according to results published online on March 15 by Open Forum Infectious Diseases.
cardiology, cardiac surgery, infectious disease, neurologist, nephrologist, addiction specialists, case management, and nursing,” they concluded.
Results were published online on April 12 by Clinical Infectious Diseases and appeared in the July 15 print issue.
Results were published online by Clinical Infectious Diseases on March 31 and appeared in the July 1 issue.
There are varying thoughts on CAP treatment durations, as well. The 2007 guidelines from the American Thoracic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of America recommend a minimum of five days and
The University of Pennsylvania's antimicrobial stewardship program, started in 1992, includes representatives from pharmacy, microbiology lab, infectious diseases and epidemiology. ... The sad secret is that for most infectious diseases we don't know the
The Infectious Diseases Society of America and other groups recommend treating patients with amoxicillin plus clavulanic acid or sulbactam after cholecystectomy for noncomplicated acute calculous cholecystitis, but this study found no ... The authors
Scenarios in the model explored the regional impact of an electronic public health registry that tracked patients carrying CRE, and results were published online on May 9 by Clinical Infectious Diseases.
penicillin allergy as well as an infectious diseases consultation. ... Results were published online on Feb. 27 by Open Forum Infectious Diseases.
Use BAL testing with GM in patients with suspected invasive fungal diseases, including those with a negative serum GM but strong risk factors for invasive aspergillosis or those with a positive