Infectious Diseases

See here for ID resources! – Neonatal sepsis? Sounds bad. Just remember, kiddo less than 28 days with fevers, you MUST think neonatal sepsis, do an LP, culture, the urine, and do a CXR. Cover with Amp+Gent or Amp+Cephalosporin. – Here we have a highly relevant overview of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, focusing on the pediatric patient. – An interesting case of disseminated gonococcal infection! Keep this in mind particularly in your young and promiscuous population. – SketchyMedicine brings us this excellent diagram outlining different Abx and mechanisms of action.