Medscape Commentaries

Medscape Commentary Directory

This special series of commentariesExternal, interviews, and slideshows is part of a collaboration between CDC and Medscape. This content is designed to deliver CDC’s authoritative guidance directly to Medscape’s physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals. Below are links to commentaries (2014-present) about NCEZID infectious disease topics.

Antibiotic-resistant Infections

Healthcare-associated Infections

Outbreak Response

Image from the Medscape video: Acute Flaccid Myelitis in US Children with  Dr James Sejvar, a neurologist and epidemiologist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Acute Flaccid Myelitis in US ChildrenExternal

Posting date: January 20, 2015

Vector-borne Infections

Waterborne Infections

Image from the Medscape video: Keratitis and Contact Lens Use with Dr Jennifer Cope, an epidemiologist with the Waterborne Disease Prevention Branch at CDC.

Keratitis and Contact Lens UseExternal

Posting date: November 14, 2014

Deadly Infections

Thumbnail of CDC poster: Interim Guidance for Specimen Collection, Transport, Testing, and Submission for Patients with Suspected Infection with Ebola Virus Disease

Laboratory Guidance on EbolaExternal

Posting date: August 29, 2014

Foodborne Infection

Public Health Preparedness

Travel Health

One Health