Podcasts

Bacterial Infections
Kevin Downes
Bacterial Infections
04/08/2022
He discusses procalcitonin as a marker for sepsis, how a procalcitonin test fares among other diagnostic tests, and how this testing can guide antibiotic stewardship.
04/08/2022
Preventive Medicine
Melanie Taylor, MD, MPH
Preventive Medicine
02/08/2022
She discusses her virtual session at CROI 2020, during which she talked about global trends in congenital syphilis, prevention of mother-to-child transmission, and why every pregnant woman with syphilis...
02/08/2022
Bacterial Infections
David Alland, PhD
Bacterial Infections
01/30/2020
He answers our questions about his research on drug-resistant tuberculosis, which may pave the way for future treatments for the disease.
01/30/2020
Lung Infections
Steven Rowe
Lung Infections
12/30/2019
He talks about the recent advancements in the distribution of cells in human tissues that primarily mediate the abnormalities in cystic fibrosis, how these advancements have influenced treatment options for...
12/30/2019
Bacterial Infections
Ephraim Tsalik
Bacterial Infections
11/19/2019
He discusses the biomarkers in the pipeline for diagnosing infectious diseases, including tuberculosis and sepsis, and details which ones are most likely to make it to clinical practice.
11/19/2019
Bacterial Infections
Ian Plumb, MD
Bacterial Infections
11/05/2018
In part 5 of 5 of this series on salmonella infection, Dr Ian Plumb, from the CDC, talks about the knowledge gaps that exist and what needs to be done to bridge them.
11/05/2018
Bacterial Infections
urine discoloration
Bacterial Infections
11/01/2018
An 82-year-old man presented with a 1-week history of purple discolored urine in his collection bag. The color of the urine changed after being removed from the bag and being placed in a specimen cup. What...
11/01/2018
Bacterial Infections
Ian Plumb, MD
Bacterial Infections
10/29/2018
In part 4 of 5 of this series on salmonella infection, Dr Ian Plumb, from the CDC, talks about the importance of follow-up in the treatment plan for patients with salmonella infection, including the...
10/29/2018
Bacterial Infections
Ian Plumb, MD
Bacterial Infections
10/23/2018
In part 3 of 5 of this series on salmonella infection, Dr Ian Plumb, from the CDC, talks about the treatment options available for salmonella and salmonella typhi.
10/23/2018
Bacterial Infections
Ian Plumb, MD
Bacterial Infections
10/15/2018
In part 2 of 5 of this series on salmonella infection, Dr Ian Plumb, from the CDC, talks about the diagnostic tests available for salmonella infection.
10/15/2018