Fever is the most common symptom for which a returning traveler is admitted to the hospital, according to Lisa Winston, MD, assistant professor in the division of infectious diseases at the ... Fauci, MACP, director of the National Institute of Allergy
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.
Results were published in the March 1 Clinical Infectious Diseases. In the six controlled studies that met inclusion criteria, there was no significant difference in clinical response between colistin (72% favorable
This issue also features the latest news on sickle cell disease, conference coverage on infectious diseases, and a Q&A about Hurricane Maria recovery. ... This issue also includes coverage from IDWeek, the annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases
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.
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.
Sit down with the pharmacy director, get microbiology in the room and whoever the infectious diseases physician leader is. ... Trivedi. And if there is no infectious disease physician around, don't despair.
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.
Despite its seemingly innocuous, if unpleasant, aspect and possibility to do it oneself at home, FMT carries a risk of infectious hazards that needs to be taken seriously.”.
Results were published by Clinical Infectious Diseases on Dec. 11. The study's primary outcome was a composite of all-cause mortality; relapse, suppurative, or distant complications; and readmission or extended