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Scripps Physician Weighs in on Water-related Skin Infections

Emergency medicine expert discusses with La Jolla Light

A man swims in the ocean, unaware of water related skin infections, which is a topic covered by a Scripps physician.

Emergency medicine expert discusses with La Jolla Light

Shawn Evans, MD, emergency medicine physician, recently discussed with the La Jolla Light what may have caused staph infections among several lifeguards at The Cove in La Jolla.


Read the story in the La Jolla Light:The Cove: Health Risk? Lifeguards, swimmers report illness after contact with waters.

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