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‘Right-to-try’ laws spark debate

to disrupt a physician's office, and conference coverage from infectious disease and cardiology sessions. ... If you or your family member were dying of an incurable disease and a drug might be able to help, wouldn't you want to take the chance, however
January 2018

Applying ACP's advice for shorter courses of antibiotics

and outpatient settings: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbation and acute uncomplicated bronchitis, community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), uncomplicated urinary tract infection, and cellulitis. ... Rice, MD, FACP, first called out the
October 2021

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Participating in Maintenance of Certification. Dr. Tan. Present positions: Professor of internal medicine, co-course director, infection and immunity, vice-chair, infectious disease section, NEOMED; lead physician-SHMG-infectious diseases, assistant
November 2020

Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

MD, clinical director in infectious disease and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston; and Deborah Cotton, MD, MPH, FACP, deputy editor of Annals of Internal Medicine, who also ... The guidance addresses chronic obstructive pulmonary
May 2021

What the HAC?!

Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, and hospital epidemiology in Iowa City, Iowa, splitting time between seeing patients with infectious diseases, diagnosing infections in the microbiology laboratory,
May 2022

Keep the beard

There’s a new paper in the Journal of Hospital Infection that takes a look at the bacterial ecology of facial hair. In this study, 408 mal...
May 2022

Donning and doffing

Eli N. Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, is an infectious disease physician and epidemiologist in Iowa City, Iowa, who studies methods to halt the spread of resistant bacteria in our hospitals (including
May 2022

MKSAP Quiz: 2-day history of painful rash

This item is Question 85 in MKSAP 18's Infectious Disease section. ... Other common manifestations include inflammatory bowel disease; celiac disease; an increased frequency of autoimmune disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus
June 2020

Great idea

can affect everything from our mood to our risk of heart disease. ... Specifically, it was this paragraph: “In fact, graphs of the drug overdose deaths look like those of deaths from a new infectious disease, said Jonathan Skinner, a Dartmouth economist
May 2022

Need grows for antimicrobial stewardship

If you want to learn a trade, something to do in the hospital that differentiates you from their hospital epidemiologist, from the other ID [infectious disease] physicians, you could in addition ... He was called in for an infectious disease consult for
July 2015

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