IDSA News - November 2008
Vol. 18 No. 11  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  The IDSA Journal Club is on vacation.
Top Stories
•  ICAAC/IDSA Symposium Highlights Alternatives to Vancomycin
•  New ARVs Offer Virologic Suppression in Most Patients
•  ID Physicians Can Increase Medicare Payments in 2009
From the President
•  Change is in the Air
Patient Care and Science
•  Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs, National Campaigns Curb Usage
•  How to Treat MRSA? What Makes it Virulent?
•  ACIP Recommends Pneumococcal Vaccine for Cigarette Smokers
•  In the IDSA Journals
•  EIN: When is it OK for TB Patients to Use TNF inhibitors?
•  Drug Approvals, Recalls, Adverse Events Update
Practice Management
•  Infusion and Injection CPT Codes Changed
•  2009 Clinical Practice Meeting in San Diego
Global ID
•  WHO Promotes “Three I’s” for HIV/TB Co-infection
Policy and Advocacy
•  IM Subspecialists Lend Support to Adult Immunization
•  FDA Advisory Groups Warn Against Home Stockpiling of Antivirals for Pandemic Flu
Education and Resources
•  Seasonal and Pandemic Influenza 2008 Monograph Now Available
•  How to Claim CME Credit from ICAAC/IDSA
Your Colleagues
•  Welcome, New IDSA Members!

 

The IDSA Journal Club is on vacation.

The Journal Club will return in the next issue of IDSA News. Click here for last month's edition.

The Journal Club will return in the next issue of IDSA News. Click here for last month's edition.