It should come as little surprise to hospitalists that some of the most common questions asked of infectious diseases specialist Carlos Isada, MD, deal with Staphylococcus aureus, penicillin allergy and Clostridium ... TEE use can also increase length of
Compared with patients who were never vaccinated or were vaccinated at other times, those who received influenza vaccinations in the hospital had a lower risk of several outcomes, including readmissions, in the week after discharge.
Results were published online on Nov. 23, 2018, by Clinical Infectious Diseases and appeared in the March 2019 issue.
The guidance was endorsed by the Society of Hospital Medicine, the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, and the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada.
health care system is far from prepared, according to an infectious diseases expert who spoke at Internal Medicine 2007 in April. ... Bartlett, professor and chief of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases.
issued in 2005 by the American Thoracic Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. ... A comment, published with the article in The Lancet Infectious Diseases on Jan.
Errors, and the resolution of errors, were reduced in hospitalized HIV patients who underwent a multidisciplinary stewardship effort involving infectious disease (ID) consultations, according to a study presented at IDWeek 2013 ... IDWeek is an annual
Results were published online by Clinical Infectious Diseases on Oct. 8. ... The study authors noted that current Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines suggest antibiotics for seven to 14 days for such patients but that this recommendation is
Meanwhile, another meta-analysis published in the February 2018 Clinical Infectious Diseases “threw a wrench” in this theme, she noted.
Young, a professor in the departments of internal medicine/infectious diseases and microbiology and immunology at the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor. ... Young said. Despite the challenges of microbiome research, recent years have