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A male doctor is holding a baby. The doctor's back is to the camera and the baby is looking over his shoulder.
Viral Infections
06/20/2022
The authors expanded upon research conducted in 2015 by including deaths across different global demographics that did not occur in hospitals. This is the first study to examine the RSV disease burden in...
06/20/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
06/14/2022
A 60-year-old man presented to our emergency department with a 1-week history of cough, dyspnea, and lower extremity edema. His medical history was significant for alcoholic cirrhosis, type 2 diabetes, and...
06/14/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
06/10/2022
A 53-year-old man with a history of hypertension presented to our hospital with a 10-day history of rash and fever. He had been clinically diagnosed with chickenpox 1 week earlier at an urgent care facility...
06/10/2022

Interactive Features

Viral infections
Viral infections
01/11/2022
How familiar are you with the history of the 1918 influenza pandemic? Find out by taking this pop quiz.
01/11/2022
Viral infections
Viral infections
02/24/2021
Disseminated zoster is characterized differently than local herpes zoster. Do you know the difference? Test your knowledge with our pop quiz!
02/24/2021
Viral infections
Viral infections
01/21/2021
The 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic was responsible for the deaths of 3% to 5% of the world population. Which strain of the influenza virus, which was also responsible for an influenza pandemic in the...
01/21/2021
Viral Infections
herpesviridae family
Viral Infections
10/28/2020
Welcome to our latest slideshow! Click through the slides to learn about presentations of different viruses in the Herpesviridae family. Each slide links to the full case report for more details.
10/28/2020
Viral infections
Viral infections
07/10/2020
To what virus family does Zika virus belong? Test your knowledge in our latest pop quiz.
07/10/2020

Clinical Insights

Public Health
Public Health
04/10/2022
Minal K. Patel, MD, from the World Health Organization, answered our questions about her team’s research on the continued progress toward regional and global measles elimination from 2000 to 2018.
04/10/2022
Viral Infections
Laura Fabris, PhD
Viral Infections
03/31/2020
In this podcast, Laura Fabris, PhD, from Rutgers University, answers our questions about how her research team identified and quantified RNA mutations in the influenza A virus genome employing...
03/31/2020
Pediatrics
David Cennimo, MD
Pediatrics
01/27/2020
In this podcast, Dr Cennimo discusses what clinicians should keep in mind during peak season for respiratory syncytial virus.
01/27/2020
Public Health
Public Health
01/15/2020
Robin K. Avery, MD, writes about the 7 clinical trials in viral diseases that may change the way cytomegalovirus infection is treated in transplant recipients and how immunizations affect immunocompromised...
01/15/2020
Viral Infections
Karin Nielsen-Saines
Viral Infections
11/01/2019
She talks about what we have learned from the Zika outbreak in Rio de Janeiro in 2015 and what research is being done to protect against the virus in endemic areas, a topic she also spoke about at IDWeek...
11/01/2019