In this soundbite, William Schaffner, MD, speaks about the crucial need that exists with current hepatitis B virus vaccination strategies for enhancing immunogenicity in older adults and those with comorbidities. This topic was presented at the 2021 virtual Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research sponsored by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases.
New guidelines on the management of acute and chronic heart failure have been published by the European Society of Cardiology.
Consultant360 spoke with Amy Ushry, RN, MPH, who discussed rates of maternal morbidity and mortality and ongoing endeavors to reduce these rates at the NPWH 22nd Annual Premier Women’s Healthcare Conference.
This article is part of a series describing and differentiating dermatologic lumps and bumps. In part 8, prurigo nodularis and nodular scabies are described.
Diane Calello, MD, executive and medical director of the New Jersey Poison Control Center at Rutgers News Jersey Medical School, discusses the role of pediatricians and poison control centers in preventing common poisonings among pediatric patients.
While the exact etiology of nasal polyps is unknown, research has suggested a few causes. What are your thoughts about the etiology?
Speaker Poonam Mathur, DO, MPH, from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, talked about therapeutic management of COVID-19 to prevent severe COVID-19 disease.
Prediabetes is recognized as a serious health condition in the United States. In your opinion, should metformin be prescribed to patients with prediabetes to prevent progression to diabetes mellitus?
David G Schwartz, PhD, and Stephen Lankenau, PhD, on Opioid Overdose Reversal in the Community Setting
David G Schwartz, PhD, and Stephen Lankenau, PhD, answer our questions on the results of a study examining the effectiveness of equipping members of the community with naloxone and a smartphone application to signal suspected opioid overdose.
Which of the following are characteristics of primary HIV infection in users of pre-exposure prophylaxis?