Lauren Biscaldi

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FDA: Vabomere Approved for Complicated UTI Following Priority Review

FDA: Vabomere Approved for Complicated UTI Following Priority Review

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Vabomere, formerly known as Carbavance, is approved for patients with complicated UTI including pyelonephritis.

CDC: No Evidence to Encourage More Frequent HIV Screening in MSM

CDC: No Evidence to Encourage More Frequent HIV Screening in MSM

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The CDC systematic review follows a trend of clinicians offering more frequent HIV screening to gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men, but the evidence is insufficient to warrant a change to the current recommendations.

Mortality From ARDS Lower in High-Volume ICUs

Mortality From ARDS Lower in High-Volume ICUs

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Patients admitted to high-volume intensive care units with acute respiratory distress syndrome were likely to experience a shorter hospital stay and lower mortality rate.

Mortality in MDR TB Decreases With Directly Observed Therapy

Mortality in MDR TB Decreases With Directly Observed Therapy

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A decrease in all-cause mortality associated with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) can be correlated with an increase in directly observed therapy.

Treating Insulin Resistance in HIV Patients With Lipodystrophy

Treating Insulin Resistance in HIV Patients With Lipodystrophy

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Liver damage in patients with HIV and abdominal fat is linked to insulin resistance.

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