Infectious Disease Information Center
Children with recurrent acute or chronic pancreatitis are likely to have high healthcare costs and a high risk for repeat hospitalization.
97% of surveyed patients were malnourished after a pre-operation period of fasting.
Identifying the type of conjunctivitis that a patient has is the key to identifying the most effective course of action.
Even if the flu shot "misses," as it did last year, it remains one of the best tools we have to help our patients live healthier lives.
Bacteria in contact with living tissues form layers that resist penetration by the immune system or antibiotics, but promising treatments abound.
A greater understanding of the healthcare issues specific to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community may improve the quality of care.
A clinician questions wonders if there is a connection between cardiac arrhythmia and the flu vaccine.
What is the mechanism of action for laser treatment for onychomycosis of the toenails?
Whole cell pertussis vaccines are more effective than newer, acellular versions.
Providing patients with a copy of their lab reports emphasizes the seriousness of STDs.
A simple trick to get ticks to let go.
A three-part solution with OTC-ingredients can help prevent future urinary tract infections.