65. William Schaffner, MACP, president of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, speaks with ACP Internist about some of the obstacles to increasing adult vaccination rates.
Jernigan, also a clinical associate professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta. ... Huang, also a professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases at the University of
It was about his life as doctor specializing in infectious diseases in small town Tennessee during the early days of the AIDS epidemic.
Lone star tick. Ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis are 2 closely related, tickborne, emerging infectious diseases. ... Source: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases).
Infectious diseases can range from sexually transmitted diseases to those stemming from dormitory settings, such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
of infectious diseases, as judged by the ever worsening Match results with fewer physicians entering the field. ... In a nutshell, I think the present inability to recruit resident physicians into infectious diseases is due to loss aversion.
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,
Bakken, MD, FACP, an infectious disease specialist and clinical associate professor at the University of Minnesota, they have already tried almost everything. ... difficile as fecal transplant, Dr. Bakken concluded when he published his results in the
2 adventures in the microbiome. First, there’s a really interesting paper in Clinical Infectious Diseases on a novel treatment for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection.
Without getting too much into the weeds, I wanted to share with you why I think Infectious Diseases is so poorly reimbursed compared to every other subspecialty. ... cardiology) have a permanent seat. Looking closely at the list of subspecialties, I