Some HPV infections
are to be expected despite consistent condom use because the virus can be spread by nonpenetrative genital contact and condoms are not always used correctly, they point out; nonetheless, the benefit observed is "encouraging" because the women studied were new to both intercourse and condom use.
Amphotericin B exerts broad-spectrum coverage and remains the drug of choice for life-threatening invasive fungal infections
Ceftobiprole demonstrated high cure rates in patients with complicated skin and skin structure infections
due to Gram- positive pathogens.
Observations made during experimental infections
with human volunteers are particularly interesting and relevant.
typically followed trauma, surgery, or an invasive medical procedure such as kidney dialysis.
Handwashing is still the single most effective way of preventing institution-acquired, or nosocomial, infections
in health care settings.
STARHS is needed in addition to the direct viral test, because it picks up many more new infections
, helping epidemiologists better understand where the epidemic is moving now.
Antibiotics are designed to combat bacterial infections
, from certain ear infections
and strep throat to more serious illnesses such as meningitis and some pneumonias.
Children with AIDS must be provided services that address both aspects of the infections
effects: developmental disabilities and special health care needs (Bruder, 1995).
S aureus causes many infectious complications, including wound infections
, carbuncles, cystitis, food poisoning, pneumonia, bacteremia, endocarditis, and osteomyelitis.
that were resistant to Bactrim, or trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, the antibiotic usually used to treat UTIs.
Subsequent laboratory testing will confirm that David has acute retroviral syndrome, which accompanies primary HIV infection
(PHI), also known as acute HIV infection