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Fungal Infections with Dr. Alex Ng

In this brief lecture, Dr. Ng brings his approach on how to diagnose and treat the most common fungal infections in the pulmonary world. He breaks down fungal infections into two main classification groups, mold and yeast. He also goes over the classifications of antifungals.

Alex Ng, M.D. 


Dr. Rivas Perez is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Louisville. He completed medical school at West Virginia University, his residency at Charleston Area Medical Center/West Virginia University – Charleston Division . Dr. Ng completed his pulmonary critical care fellowship at the University of Louisville and later returned as faculty. Visit his faculty profile here.

Featured Publication:

Kim RY, Ng AM, Persaud AK, Furmanek SP, Kothari YN, Price JD, Wiemken TL, Saad MA, Guardiola JJ, Cavallazzi RS. Antibiotic Timing and Outcomes in Sepsis. Am J Med Sci. 2018 Jun;355(6):524-529. doi: 10.1016/j.amjms.2018.02.007. Epub 2018 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 29891035.

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