Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Difficult-to-Treat Resistance in GNBSIs, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 23; Kadri, et al

Missed Opportunities for HIV Testing, Open Forum Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 19; Kapadia, et al

Bacterial STI Screening Rates Among MSM, Sex Transm Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 24; Jenness, et al

Patient Engagement in HIV Care, AIDS; ePub 2018 Jul 12; Lee, Wu, et al

IDSA/ASM Lab Guide for Diagnosis of IDs, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jun 28; Miller, et al

Clinical Guidelines

IDSA/ASM Lab Guide for Diagnosis of IDs, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jun 28; Miller, et al

ACIP Recommends Hepatitis B Vaccine for Adults, MMWR; 2018 Apr 20; Schillie, Harris, et al

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Mixed Topics

Kedrab Approved for Rabies Treatment, Kedrion news release; 2017 Aug 25

Septic Shock and Cardiovascular Dysfunction, BMC Infect Dis; ePub 2016 Oct 10; Brown, et al

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Practice Management

ID Specialty Intervention & Readmission Rates, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jun 13; Schmitt, et al

Viral Hepatitis Diagnosis & Linkage to Care, J Viral Hepat; ePub 2017 Aug 2; de la Torre, et al

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HIV

Missed Opportunities for HIV Testing, Open Forum Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 19; Kapadia, et al

Syphilis Testing Among HIV-Positive MSM , Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 7; de Voux, et al

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Pediatrics

Antibiotic Selection Pressure & Macrolide Resistance, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Apr 20; Keenan, et al

Antibiotic Administration for CAP & Length of Stay, J Pediatr Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 8; Christensen, et al

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Vaccines

ACIP Recommends Hepatitis B Vaccine for Adults, MMWR; 2018 Apr 20; Schillie, Harris, et al

Influenza Infection in Transplant Patients, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Apr 7; Kumar, et al

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Mycoses

Toxocara Seroprevalence in the US & Risk Factors, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Sep 4; Liu, et al

Mucormycosis-Related Hospitalization Trends in US, Open Forum Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Jan 13; Vallabhaneni, et al

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Influenza

Acute Respiratory Illness in Pregnant Women, J Infect Dis; ePub 2018 May 5; Hause, et al

Influenza Infection in Transplant Patients, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Apr 7; Kumar, et al

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Hepatitis

Pregnancy Outcomes in Women with HBV , Open Forum Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jun 9; Bajema, et al

HBV Prevention in Foreign-Born Women, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jun 1; Kilmer, et al

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Emerging Infections

Meningococcal Disease Outbreaks in the US, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jun 30; Mbaeyi, et al

Severe Respiratory Illness Linked to Rhinovirus, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2017 Nov 23; Prill, et al

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Sexual Health

Missed Opportunities for HIV Testing, Open Forum Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 19; Kapadia, et al

Bacterial STI Screening Rates Among MSM, Sex Transm Dis; ePub 2018 Jul 24; Jenness, et al

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Zika

Testing for Zika Virus Among US Blood Donors, N Engl J Med; 2018 May 10; Saá, Proctor, et al

CDC Updates Zika Guidance for Infants, MMWR; 2017 Oct 20; Adebanjo, Godfred-Cato, et al

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