Infectious diseases

Preoperative penicillin allergy tests could greatly decrease SSI

FROM CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES Patients with reported penicillin allergies are significantly more likely to ...

NASH rapidly overtaking hepatitis C as cause of liver cancer

FROM THE JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL HEPATOLOGY Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is rapidly eclipsing ...

MMWR: Current flu vaccine does not protect elderly

FROM MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY WEEKLY REPORT The influenza vaccine is only about 36% effective ...