Infectious Diseases

Jun 26, 2017

Among Medicare recipients, from 2000 to 2010, there was a whopping 83-fold increase (that’s an 8300% increase!) in the number of blood tests performed to determine their vitamin D status.1 What could possibly cause such a dramatic increase?  While the aging U.S.

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Jun 17, 2016

The list of regimens for Helicobacter pylori eradication is longer than ever.  In recent years, American and European guidelines have recommended clarithromycin-based triple therapy or bismuth-containing quadruple therapy for primary treatment of H.

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May 4, 2015

Direct-acting antiviral agents for the treatment of hepatitis C infection are revolutionizing how we treat patients.  What is the hype all about? Are these medications worth it?  Our panelists critically examine the results of the ION2 Study, providing insights on these questions and more.

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