Mark Crislip, MD has been a practicing Infectious Disease specialist in Portland, Oregon, since 1990. He is responsible for the Quackcast, a skeptical review of supplements and complementary and alternative medicine (SCAM); The Persiflagers Annotated Compendium of Infectious Disease Facts, Dogma and Opinion, a guide to infectious diseases; the Persiflagers Infectious Disease Puscast, a podcast review of infectious diseases, and Rubor, Dolor, Calor, Tumor, an Infectious Disease blog.
Oh yeah. And A Gobbet ‘o Pus, a podcast repeat of Rubor, Dolor, Calor, Tumor.
Dr. Crislip’s ScienceBasedMedicine.org posts are archived here.
Disclaimer: Since the US has 30% of the world’s lawyers, no one should take any of Dr. Crislip’s writing as medical advice. It is for educational purposes only. The opinions in his posts are, of course, his and his alone. The posts are written in what little spare time he has, late at night or in the early hours of the morning while his family sleeps.