Ethics consultants begin by identifying and clarifying the conflict to ensure it is related to ethics.
Syphilis diagnoses have continued to accelerate for the past few years due to COVID-19 pandemic-related restrictions at sexual health clinics.
Although this year’s ultra-high rates of RSV hospitalizations have recently fallen, certain features of this season’s outbreak set it apart from those of previous years.
Based on existing literature, the potential mechanism, clinical characteristics, and treatment of COVID-19-associated arthritis is discussed.
As the opioid epidemic worsens, rates of drug use-related infective endocarditis and associated procedures have grown substantially.
Physicians are calling on colleagues to bring up the cost of care and its potential impact when discussing treatment options with patients.
Matthew B. Laurens, MD, discusses the safety and immunogenicity of the typhoid conjugate vaccine among children living in areas with a high disease burden.
Matthew D. Taylor, MD, provides insight into the potential effects of angiotensin II on bacterial clearance and the systemic inflammatory response in clinical sepsis.
Lisa Winston, MD; Ryan Miller, DO; and Neha Nanda, MD, discuss measures to reduce the spread of health care-associated Clostridioides difficile infection.