The Value of an Infectious Diseases Specialist

Petrak, Russell M.; Sexton, Daniel J.; Butera, Michael L.; Tenebaum, Marvin J.; MacGregor, Mary C.; Schmidt, Mary E.; Joseph, W. Patrick; Kemmerly, Sandra A.; Dougherty, Mark J.; Bakken, Johan S.; Curfman, Maria F.; Martinelli, Lawrence P.; Gainer, R. Brooks
April 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p1013
Academic Journal
Discusses attributes possessed by infectious diseases (ID) specialists and their value to patients, hospitals, and other integral groups in the health care continuum. Role of ID specialists in patient care, infection control and antibiotic management; Economic impact of inpatient ID consultation.


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