Results were published online on March 2 by The Lancet 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
The test provided results faster than blood cultures in the industry-funded study, but it's not clear how its use would affect prescribing of antibiotics or patient outcomes, an accompanying editorial noted.
Jernigan, also a clinical associate professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta. ... Huang, also a professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases at the University of
Electronically calculating the newly developed score reduced initial empiric broad-spectrum antibiotic use compared to using health care-associated pneumonia criteria.
Results were published by Clinical Infectious Diseases on March 1. Overall, the rate of hospital-onset C.
Guidelines for implementing an inpatient antibiotic stewardship program were recently released by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. ... the May 15 Clinical Infectious Diseases.
If that definition raises a lot more questions than it answers for you, you're not alone,” ACP Member Krishna Rao, MD, an assistant professor of infectious diseases at the University
New government guidance covers what is acceptable evidence of immunity to measles and how to respond if health care personnel are exposed to the disease.
The Infectious Diseases Society of America recently updated its clinical practice guidelines for treating women with acute uncomplicated cystitis and pyelonephritis. ... Full recommendations and an executive summary are in the March 1 Clinical Infectious