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A pediatric infectious disease specialist explains this little-known virus.
Studies show that mortality, morbidity, and hepatic decompensation risks increase with coinfection of HIV and HCV, indicating that adequate and efficient treatment must be provided for both viruses.
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Methods to prevent and treat COVID-19 in patients with cancer have had to evolve alongside the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Researchers evaluated clinical trial data and drug databases to provide updated recommendations on antimicrobial dosing for patients with obesity.
Anne Meneghetti, MD, juxtaposes the portrayal of fungal infections in HBO’s The Last of Us with real-world concerns about rising rates of antimicrobial resistance.
Robyn Tiger, MD, radiologist and founder of StressFreeMD, talks about physician burnout and strategies for addressing stress-related illness.
Steven Moss, MD, and Waseem Ahmad, MD, discuss H pylori eradication therapies as a strategy to decrease rates of gastric cancer.