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October 23, 2020
New data suggest collaboration between hospital prescribers and stewardship teams is still not perfected.
New data show the pandemic, and a lack of efficacious therapies, did harm to 4 years' worth of stewardship.
The urgent care setting is a prime target for antimicrobial stewardship efforts as it becomes an increasingly prevalent form of healthcare delivery.
October 21, 2020
Sulopenem was superior to ciprofloxacin for the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections.
The composition of the gut microbiome is easily disrupted by antibiotics, leaving the host susceptible to further infection or other disturbance of gut flora that can lead to both short- and long-term deleterious effects.
Antimicrobial-resistant infections, in particular those caused by gram-negative pathogens that also produce extended spectrum β-lactamases (ESBL), represent a growing threat across the globe as investigators race to develop novel therapeutics
October 20, 2020
October 19, 2020
October 11, 2020
Antibiotics are compared to surgery for appendicitis in light of patient concerns about hospitalization and hospital concerns about resources during COVID-19.
September 22, 2020
Dr. Debra Goff describes the rush to "Just in Case" prescribing of antibiotics early in the COVID-19 pandemic, when less was known about the clinical course of the disease.