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If you don't bill for it multidrug-resistant organisms, they don't exist

Hypothesis: If we could improve ICD codes for infectious diseases, infectious disease salaries would increase and the field could be saved from extinction. ... could work to update ICD-10 codes and come up with ways to encourage accurate coding for
April 2020

Shorter regimens can boost adherence in latent TB infection

Treatment is essential to reducing disease incidence.
January 2020

Sports internists treat players as patients

Infectious diseases can range from sexually transmitted diseases to those stemming from dormitory settings, such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
October 2011

We need an Ebola test with perfect negative predictive value at time zero

But this problem plagues infectious diseases diagnostics generally. As this recent Lancet ID article points out, the lack of early and sensitive diagnostic testing is one reason why so many patients ... Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious
April 2020

Prevention: Who needs it?

health departments to coordinate healthcare-associated infection (HAI) prevention and enhancing laboratory capacity to detect infectious diseases threats. ... Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, and hospital
April 2020

Working together to stop superbugs

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
February 2020

Officer and Regent election results announced

Residency: Internal medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif., 1971-1974. Fellowship: Infectious diseases, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif. ... 1974-1976. Certification: Internal medicine, 1974; infectious diseases, 1976. Present
March 2011

Annual ID Match Day post: Someone get a fire extinguisher!

Annual ID Match Day post: Someone get a fire extinguisher! Last year Idiscussed why the specialty of infectious diseases is in trouble, and what we might do about it. ... Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FACP, practices infectious diseases, clinical microbiology,
April 2020

General internists crucial to raising adult immunization rates

In our practice, we are committed to protecting all our patients against these serious diseases.”. ... Dr. Schaffner is professor of preventive medicine and infectious diseases at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tenn.
October 2015

They will never stop ...

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,
April 2020

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