The largest improvements occurred in central line–associated bloodstream infections (down 31% from 2014).
if clinicians need to use antibiotics to treat patients who have Shigella infections, they should monitor these patients carefully.
TORONTO - Proadrenomedullin is most strongly associated with disease severity in children with lower respiratory tract infections.
Many VA and non-VA hospitals still do not have mandatory influenza vaccination requirements for health care personnel.
This study outlines a simplified classification scheme for coagulopathy with implications that are potentially “profound.”
Antibiotic use is the most important modifiable factor related to development of antibiotic resistance.
TORONTO – The influenza rate could have been improved by an additional 22% had 77% of patients not refused vaccination.
Is there a difference in the ordering of laboratory tests between teaching and nonteaching hospitals?
Now the seasonality trends appear blurred in the youngest cases and the male predominance is blurred in the oldest cases.
An innovative measurement was successful in detecting sepsis.