Infectious disease is a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and management of infectious disease, especially for complex cases and immunocompromised patients.

Category : Infectious disease

6 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

A Harsh Measles Outbreak Affects Minnesota

In Minnesota a measles outbreak affected many residents, spreading in more counties. Minnesota is affected by a terrible measles outbreak which affected many residents. On April 26, Somali leaders met with health officials in Minneapolis to discus...

7 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

Infectious Disease Humor

This happened to me at work one day. I had a patient with a very large abdominal wound with tunnels. I spent nearly an hour carefully packing the wound and dressing it, and it looked beautiful. An hour later, the surgeons come in, rip the dressing ou...

13 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

Infectious Diseases Branch

The Infectious Diseases Branch (IDB) conducts surveillance, investigation, control, and prevention of general communicable diseases of public health importance that are not covered by the specific programs of the Immunization Branch, the Tubercul...

15 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

A welcome step on vaccinations

The deployment of “alternative facts” is, alas, not entirely isolated to certain precincts of Washington, D.C. For the last several years, a dedicated horde of zealots has clung to the notion that childhood...