Guideline Watch

New Guideline for Prevention and Management of Acute Diarrhea

Recommendations include those on preventing traveler's diarrhea, which patients often ask about.

Screening High-Risk Populations for Syphilis

An updated U.S. Preventive Services Task Force guideline recommends screening “high-risk” patients, but defining high-risk in primary care might be a challenge.

Discontinuation of Airborne Infection Isolation for Tuberculosis

Two American public health societies provide recommendations on the use of nucleic acid amplification testing (NAAT) to assess patients for pulmonary tuberculosis.