Infectious Disease Snapshots: 6 Studies for Primary Care

Leo Robert

How prevalent is use of antibiotics without a prescription? How effective is HCV treatment in people who inject drugs? See snapshots of these study results and 4 more.

These 6 short takes offer details on recent studies that looked at prevalence of antibiotic use without a prescription; HBV screening during pregnancy; feasibility of HCV treatment among PWID; poor outcomes in older adutls with encephalitis; and, reasons for vaccination hesitancy.