Accession Number PB2013-106224
Title Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program Annual Report, 2012.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 58p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract Highlights from this report include: HIV work continues to be very productive, with the HIV Natural History Study as the central engine; The Trauma Infectious Disease Outcomes Study really took off this year, with new collaborators in the surgical and pathology communities and ongoing work on invasive fungal infections (IFI); The work of the Acute Respiratory Infection Consortium (ARIC) was represented in oral and poster presentations at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Infectious Disease Society of America in San Diego; Our study of deployment and travel-associated infectious risk assessment and outcomes in Department of Defense beneficiaries (TravMil) has reached enrollment of more than 1000 individuals; We have a growing effort in the Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) Focus Area in partnership with the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC), as we begin a multi-site study on gonococcal resistance and a serosurvey of herpes simplex virus, human papilloma virus, and syphilis amongst active duty military; and we were very successful in diversifying support for ongoing work on Skin and Soft Tissue Infections (SSTI) with funding coming from the Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP) and USU.
Keywords Clinical medicine
Clinical research
Department of Defense
Human Immunodeficiency Virus(HIV)
Infections
Infectious diseases
Medical services
Military personnel
Public health
Sexually transmitted infections


 
Source Agency National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease
NTIS Subject Category 57E - Clinical Medicine
Corporate Author National Inst. of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1314
Contract Number N/A

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