Karen Krueger, MD, provides insight into the role Infectious Disease providers can play in the World Health Organization’s recently announced Global Arbovirus Initiative.
Vector Borne Illnesses
To help relieve excruciating anorectal symptoms from monkeypox, clinicians in the United States are prescribing tecovirimat, though in short supply, and recommending OTC treatments.
Anne Meneghetti, MD, discusses the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on inappropriate antibiotic use in both the inpatient and outpatient setting.
Ransomware attacks now account for 25% of all data breaches, according to Verizon’s 2022 Data Breach Investigation Report.
Prasad Liyanage, PhD; and Yesim Tozan, PhD; provide insight into the relationship between temperature and Oceanic Niño Index and its influence on vector activity and dengue fever risk.
No crisis should go unexploited for its potential to improve health care delivery.
Patients trust that what they tell their doctors will remain confidential, but under certain specific circumstances, the doctors may be obligated to breach that trust.
Women in academic medicine typically have lower starting salaries than men, and this disparity remains after 10 years on the job.