Fred Poordad, MD, on Ethnic Differences in Telaprevir Treatment Effect
Feb 17, 2012 |
In this video Fred Poordad, MD, Chief of Hepatology and Liver Transplantation at the Comprehensive Transplant Center at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center evaluates the effect of race on the response to treatment and viral resistance profiles with telaprevir combination therapy.
Deaths and infections traced to duodenoscopes contaminated with carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae infections are on the rise. The ECRI Institute, a nonprofit research and testing lab, today put out a "high priority hazard report" on procedures for cleaning the devices. It isn't easy.