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
The following cases and commentary, which address infectious diseases, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP14).. ... Ingestion of seafood containing the organism can also cause sepsis via the gastrointestinal tract,
How to best treat patients in an era of increasingly drug-resistant infections and lagging antibiotic development was a core issue at the 25th annual Infectious Diseases Society of America conference ... The IDSA has proposed three trials to the National
Point-of-care lung ultrasound may also be a helpful triage tool, according to a study published by Clinical Infectious Diseases on Sept.
The following cases and commentary, which address infectious diseases, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP14)..
A new clinical practice guideline from international respiratory medicine and infectious diseases societies addressed treatment of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM). ... The guideline, which updates the 2007 ATS/IDSA guideline on NTM, was published on
Isolation precautions may not always be of benefit.
Many hospitalized patients with COVID-19 have received unnecessary antibiotic therapy, according to a study of 38 Michigan hospitals published by Clinical Infectious Diseases on Aug. ... The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) updated its
dangerous. For COVID-19 and many other diseases, the basics of medical care should prevail—providing supportive care; ensuring proper nutrition, hydration, oxygenation, and elimination (airway secretions, etc.); enhancing mobility and ... Larson and
To catch everyone up on the facts regarding this experimental therapy, the Infectious Diseases Society of America held an online press briefing on Aug. ... Dr. Pirofski is a professor of medicine and chief of the division of infectious diseases at Albert