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.
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The research highlights the importance of prevention, including antimicrobial stewardship.
Although certain behavioral interventions did not work, methods are needed to reduce antibiotic overuse.
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
Town hall at IDWeek 2016 will address supply and demand for HIV physicians.
Watch the videos below that discuss the range of topics at IDWeek 2016 this year.
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA), and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society join forces and will present infectious disease specialists a range of research.
Ramped up efforts to encourage more men who have sex with men to get tested for HIV have made an impact, but rates are still lower than needed.