The Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Society for Microbiology have published a guide to help physicians determine which tests are most useful in diagnosing infectious diseases. ... The guide was published online July 10 by Clinical
1, 2014, findings in Clinical Infectious Diseases. So why don't more doctors make the switch for their most severely ill patients? ... Youngster, a senior physician in pediatric infectious diseases at Assaf Harofeh Medical Center.
Results were published by Clinical Infectious Diseases on June 3. Treatment failure occurred in 18% of patients; 26% developed AKI.
As a geriatrician and an epidemiologist with an avid interest in infectious diseases, she wondered not only about whether her patients' hands were colonized with multidrug-resistant organisms but also whether ... So she led a study, published in April by
Antibiotics are one source of disagreement and a reason that the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) declined to endorse the most recent Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) guidelines, which were published ... However, the IDSA's response paper
Antibiotic stewardship programs reduce incidence of C. difficile, multidrug-resistant infections, review finds
Results were published online on June 16 by The Lancet Infectious Diseases.
Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2000; 31:347-82. [PMID: 10987697]. ). ... Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2000; 31:347-82. [PMID: 10987697].
Small hospitals may need intensive antibiotic stewardship programs to see meaningful results, study finds
Program 1 provided basic education and tools, access to an infectious diseases hotline, and data on the utilization of antibiotics. ... infectious diseases] expertise were utilized and local pharmacists were actively involved,” they wrote.
Isolation precautions may not always be of benefit.
The guidelines include 28 recommendations from an expert panel convened by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. ... Guidelines for implementing an inpatient antibiotic stewardship program were