Antibiotics

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disease development
Adam Faye
disease development
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
10/17/2022

Stephanie Brode, DO

Stephanie Brode, DO
A 61-year-old woman with a medical history of type 1 diabetes on insulin pump, coronary artery disease (CAD) status post–coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), gastroesophageal reflux disease, Hashimoto...
10/17/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
09/30/2022

Mathews Roy, MD • Kaili Yang, MD • Amee Patel, MD, MPH

Mathews Roy, MD • Kaili Yang, MD • Amee Patel, MD, MPH
A 9-month-old girl presented to our emergency room with an atraumatic right-sided neck mass that was tender to palpation.
09/30/2022

Interactive Features

antibiotics
antibiotics
01/17/2020
With the concern of antibiotic resistance growing, treatment practices are being re-evaluated. What is your stance on prescribing fluoroquinolone as first-line therapy? Let us know by taking our poll.
01/17/2020
antibiotics
antibiotics
01/03/2020
In recent years, an increasing number of bacteria have become resistant to certain antibiotics. How severe do you think this issue has become? Let us know by taking our poll.
01/03/2020
antibiotics
antibiotics
11/04/2019
Do you know how long an individual with tuberculosis should receive first-line antibiotics to treat and prevent further spread of the infection? Find out by taking this pop quiz.
11/04/2019
antibiotics
antibiotics
09/03/2019
Many antibiotics are overprescribed. To prevent this and optimize antibiotic use, some practices have implemented stewardship programs. Does your practice have this type of program?
09/03/2019
antibiotics
antibiotics
01/17/2019
Of all specialties, which clinicians prescribe the most antibiotics?
01/17/2019

Clinical Insights

disease development
Adam Faye
disease development
obesity
obesity
03/05/2022
Carol Chelimo, PhD, and Cameron Grand, MbChB, PhD, answered our questions about their study examining the association between early exposure to antibiotics and subsequent body mass index and the likelihood...
03/05/2022
antibiotics
antibiotics
12/31/2019
Drs Carlos Arango and Jennifer Andrews from the University of Florida reflect on a 1961 Consultant article about when to prescribe antibiotics to children.
12/31/2019