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The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Infectious Disease. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Adjunctive Glucocorticoid Therapy in Patients with Septic Shock
31/12/69 - Sepsis, which has been identified by the World Health Organization as a global health priority, has no proven pharmacologic treatment, other than the appropriate antibiotic agents, fluids, and vasopressors as needed; reported death rates among hospitalized patients range between 30% and 45%.…

Hepatitis A Outbreak in California ? Addressing the Root Cause
31/12/69 - On October 13, 2017, Governor Jerry Brown of California declared a state of emergency in response to a hepatitis A outbreak that began in the homeless population in San Diego. In the past year, more than 649 people throughout California have been infected, 417 have been hospitalized, and 21 have…

A Neglected Epidemic
31/12/69 - Imagine a global epidemic with more than 10 million new cases and 1.7 million deaths in a single year, far greater than the 28,600 cases and 11,315 deaths that were caused by Ebola virus disease in West Africa in 2014 and 2015. In addition, this imagined epidemic affects every country and kills…

Household-Contact Investigation for Detection of Tuberculosis in Vietnam
31/12/69 - Tuberculosis affected 10.4 million persons worldwide in 2015, a larger number than at any time in human history. Despite the widespread availability of effective treatment, the global incidence of tuberculosis has declined by just 1.4% per year since 2000, well short of the 4 to 5% required to…

Countering HIV ? Three?s the Charm?
31/12/69 - Antibodies have grown in importance as medicines over the more than 40 years since K÷hler and Milstein first produced monoclonal constructs. However, the ability of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) type 1 (HIV-1) to evade the humoral immune response has until recently thwarted the effective use…

Rib Fracture Associated with Bordetella pertussis Infection
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Case 01-2018: A 39-Year-Old Woman with Rapidly Progressive Respiratory Failure
31/12/69 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Raghu R. Chivukula (Medicine): A 39-year-old woman with a history of leukemia and double-unit cord-blood transplantation was admitted to this hospital because of dyspnea, hypoxemia, and the presence of infiltrates in both lungs. Thirty months before this admission, the…

Plague in Madagascar ? A Tragic Opportunity for Improving Public Health
31/12/69 - When plague first arrived in Madagascar in November 1898, its appearance mirrored events in port cities around the world. Alexandria, Bombay, Buenos Aires, San Francisco, Saigon, and Sydney were all affected as part of the "third pandemic," a global event that began in China but spread widely with…

Cowpox Virus Infection
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Iris Abscess
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