Infectious Diseases


Practice Alert

ACIP vaccine update

Hepatitis B revaccination of infant nonresponders is now simpler. A new herpes zoster vaccine is preferred. A third MMR dose is okay during mumps...

Applied Evidence

Inpatient antibiotic resistance: Everyone’s problem

Whether you’re seeing patients in the hospital or after discharge, awareness of their inpatient antibiotic exposure and support of antibiotic...

Applied Evidence

Antibiotic overprescribing: Still a major concern

Antibiotic overuse has far-reaching effects on patients’ general health, as well as possible connections to HIV, diabetes, and obesity. Here’s...