This issue is the first of a two-part series on Life-Threatening Infections, edited by Dr. Anand Kumar. Article topics include: Meningitis and other non-viral CNS infections, Encephalitis and viral meningitis, Community Acquired Pneumonia, Hospital Acquired Pneumonia/Ventilator Associated Pneumonia, Clostridial gangrene and bacterial myositis, Acute peritonitis and bowel perforations, Post-operative wound and surgical site infections and Fulminant viral hepatitis.
By Anand Kumar, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology/Therapeutics University of Manitoba
And Associate Professor of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey
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