The Chicago Infectious Disease Board Review Rush University Medical Center Board Review

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The Chicago Infectious Disease Board Review

Rush University Medical Center Board Review

Get a Comprehensive Look at Infectious Disease

This extensive, well-laid-out CME board review includes case-based lectures on topics like central nervous system infections, nosocomial infections and infection control, antibiotics and mechanisms of resistance, and viral hepatitis, with special focus on the latest developments, medical guidelines, and therapeutic strategies. The Chicago Infectious Disease Board Review will help you to better:

  • Apply appropriate diagnostic procedures for common and uncommon infectious diseases
  • Recognize the presenting signs and symptoms of STDs and effectively treat them
  • Integrate current guidelines for the treatment of febrile transplant recipients
  • Prescribe appropriate antimicrobial therapy for patients with suspected sepsis
  • Reduce nosocomial infections by implementing effective infection control measures
  • Maintain up-to-date immunization of patients as per currently recommended adult immunization schedules

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio CDs, The Chicago Infectious Disease Board Review provides a maximum of 26.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

 

Syndromes

  • Central Nervous System Infections - Michael Lin, MD, MPH
  • Upper and Lower Respiratory Infections - David Schwartz, MD
  • Endocarditis and Infections of Prosthetic and Vascular Devices - John Segreti, MD
  • Diarrhea and Gastrointestinal Syndromes - Temitope Oyedele, MD
  • Skin and Soft Tissue Infections and Toxin Mediated Diseases - Kathy Rezai, MD
  • Osteomyelitis and Septic Arthritis - John Segreti, MD
  • Nosocomial Infections and Infection Control - Michael Lin, MD, MPH
  • Fever of Unknown Origin - Shivanjali Shankaran, MD

Specific Infectious Diseases

  • Staphylococcus Aureus - Kyle Popovich, MD, MS
  • Syphilis, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Kyle Popovich, MD, MS
  • Lyme, Borrelia and Leptospira - Sarah Won, MD, MPH
  • Bartonella, Rickettsia, Tick-borne and Other Ectoparasitic Diseases - Sarah Won, MD, MPH
  • Tuberculosis and Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria - Shivanjali Shankaran, MD
  • Nocardia, Rhodococcus, Actinomyces and Other Higher-Order Bacteria - Brett Williams, MD
  • Invasive Fungal Infections - Laurie Proia, MD
  • Viral Hepatitis - Oluwatoyin M. Adeyemi, MD
  • Zoonoses, Hemorrhagic Fevers, Emerging Infectious Diseases and Agents for Bioterrorism - Brett Williams, MD
  • Herpesviruses, HTLV and Prion Disease - Gregory Huhn, MD
  • Malaria, Toxoplasma and Other Protozoal Infections - Kamal Singh, MD
  • Helminths - Kamal Singh, MD

HIV

  • HIV and Opportunistic Infections - Mariam Aziz, MD
  • HIV and HAART - Mariam Aziz, MD

Non-HIV Immunocompromised Hosts

  • Infections in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients - Carlos Santos, MD, MPHS
  • Infections in Stem Cell Transplant Recipients - Carlos Santos, MD, MPHS

Antimicrobials and Vaccines

  • Antibiotics and Mechanisms of Resistance - Amy Hanson, PharmD & Christy Varughese, PharmD
  • Immunizations - Beverly Sha, MD

Microbiology and Immunology

  • Clinical Microbiology - Nicholas Moore, PhD
  • Clinical Immunology and Host Defense - Allan Tenorio, MD