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
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.
spread of infectious diseases need not be history-making-world-changing-events in today’s “modern” era, should it?
Image by iStock. “If that definition raises a lot more questions than it answers for you, you're not alone,” ACP Member Krishna Rao, MD, an assistant professor of infectious diseases
June's issue of ACP Hospitalist features articles on ICU glucose control, Internal Medicine 2009 highlights of the hospitalist track, and MKSAP questions on infectious diseases. ... MKSAP quiz: Test yourself with infectious diseases vignettes on sudden
It was about his life as doctor specializing in infectious diseases in small town Tennessee during the early days of the AIDS epidemic.
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,
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, and trying
Schwartz, MD, of the Division of Infectious Diseases/Department of Medicine at the John H. ... As it turns out there are very few infectious diseases for which the duration is known based on randomized, controlled trials.
Staphylococcus aureus: here, there and everywhere. To spend any time on our infectious diseases consult service is to be knee-deep in invasive, difficult-to-treat Staphylococcus aureus disease. ... A study by UK investigators published in Clinical