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Make conference posters great again!

Right after the U.S. Presidential election I traveled to Canada to give a talk on how to design large-format posters for medical conferences. Obviously, I couldn’t resist basing my title on the silly Trump slogan, “Make America great again.” But my … Continue reading

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Evidence-based antibiotic usage

In my ongoing quest to show that “antibiotic” is a word that does more harm than good to public health outreach, I frequently encounter people on the Internet who insist that confusion over antibiotic efficacy is not due, at all, … Continue reading

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How doctors can reduce antibiotic demands from patients

Print this poster for your waiting room: anti-infectives-poster.pdf.  It introduces your waiting patients to the vocabulary you will use later.  Notice how it does not have the word “antibiotics”. Patients with viral or bacterial infections will see that treatment for … Continue reading

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