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,
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
ACP Hospitalist recently spoke to infectious diseases and ethics expert Janet A. ... Jokela, MD, MPH, FACP, an infectious diseases physician and professor of clinical medicine at University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign, as well as
Isolation precautions may not always be of benefit.
The following cases and commentary, which address infectious diseases, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP14)..
The Infectious Diseases Society of America newly suggested tocilizumab for some patients, while the CDC offered guidance on isolation duration for immunocompromised patients and pulse oximetry accuracy and published safety data ... Recent studies looked
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
Diseases. A third study, published by the Journal of General Internal Medicine on May 13, included 153 patients who were hospitalized for COVID-19 in New York City. ... and musculoskeletal diseases taking a B-lymphocyte-depleting agent or medication that
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) offered criteria for testing inpatients and outpatients for COVID-19, while ACP addressed what communities need in order to safely resume economic activities and ... The Infectious Diseases Society of
Stevens, MD, MPH, FACP, who is a professor of internal medicine, the associate chair of the division of infectious diseases, and the associate hospital epidemiologist at VCU Health in Richmond, Va.