Infectious Diseases

Applied Evidence

Another risk to US travelers—malaria

To individualize preventive measures, rely on reported risk data for specific destinations, planned activities, and patient comorbidities.


Ebola: The facts FPs need to know

Doug Campos-Outcalt, MD, MPA, discusses what you need to know about Ebola and the 3 steps you'll need to take if you suspect your patient may have...

Applied Evidence

HIV screening: How we can do better

The CDC and USPSTF recommend routine HIV screening of adults. This review of the tests at your disposal, and a new diagnostic algorithm from the...

Applied Evidence

How to discuss sex with elderly patients

The need for sexual intimacy doesn’t decrease in older adults, though activity may decline and disorders or circumstances can interfere. Here’s...