Chlorhexidine Bathing and Infections in Critically Ill Patients—Reply

Chlorhexidine Bathing and Infections in Critically Ill Patients—Reply In Reply Dr van Zanten asks about other infection prevention strategies and adherence in our pragmatic, cluster-randomized, crossover trial testing the effectiveness of chlorhexidine bathing on health care–associated infection rates. The intervention … Continue reading

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Ear Infections in Dogs

Chronic ear infections in dogs should be treated as soon as they are detected, because left untreated, they can result in permanent damage and hearing loss. Minor ear infections can often be treated with medication, while severe ear infections will … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Bites and Leptospirosis Infections of Dogs Increasing in Number

Rattlesnake bites in California are up 17% this year. If you live in the foothills or take your dog there to hike or play, it is a good idea to get them vaccinated for rattlesnake bites. A rattlesnake bite can … Continue reading

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