Infectious disease emergencies.

  title={Infectious disease emergencies.},
  author={Nelson P Nicolasora and Daniel R. Kaul},
  journal={The Medical clinics of North America},
  volume={92 2},
  pages={427-41, x}
This article reviews principles of recognition and management of a selection of commonly encountered infectious disease emergencies, including sepsis, necrotizing soft tissue infections, acute meningitis, and the emerging issue of severe Clostridium difficile colitis. Less common but potentially deadly environmentally acquired or zoonotic pathogens are… CONTINUE READING