Colleen Hall

Colleen Hall

Managing Editor

Colleen Hall is an experienced infectious disease editor with more than 15 years in the industry. She has won numerous awards for her medical writing.

Most Recent Articles by Colleen Hall

Screening for Anal Cancer Among MSM Discussed at IDWeek 2016

Screening for Anal Cancer Among MSM Discussed at IDWeek 2016

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Race was associated with anal pap testing, with black, non-Hispanic men having a significantly lower rate of anal pap testing compared with white men.

Calculated Globulin as Immune Response Predictor?

Calculated Globulin as Immune Response Predictor?

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Higher calculated globulin levels in the setting of HIV viral suppression and high CD4 counts may serve as surrogate markers for immune dysfunction.

Microbiota Disruption Associated With Antibiotics Increased Risk for Sepsis

Microbiota Disruption Associated With Antibiotics Increased Risk for Sepsis

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The research highlights the importance of prevention, including antimicrobial stewardship.

Influence of Electronics on Antibiotic Prescription Rates Appears Limited

Influence of Electronics on Antibiotic Prescription Rates Appears Limited

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Although certain behavioral interventions did not work, methods are needed to reduce antibiotic overuse.

Procalcitonin Response May Help Guide Antimicrobial Decisions for Patients With Cancer, Sepsis

Procalcitonin Response May Help Guide Antimicrobial Decisions for Patients With Cancer, Sepsis

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Extending antibiotic therapy beyond a week may not be necessary in those patients with cancer and sepsis who present with a lower procalcitonin level at baseline

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