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June 21, 2022
The largest genome sequence of S Typhi found strains of the bacteria are developing and spreading resistance to new antibiotics.
June 20, 2022
Carbapenem-resistant enterobacterales in Saudi Arabia were genotyped and the course of illness characterized to help inform treatment and prevention.
May 31, 2022
This crisis has united multidisciplinary groups and laid the foundation
to better equip the health care workforce for future pandemics.
May 29, 2022
A clinician is advocating for incorporating diagnostic stewardship practices within antimicrobial stewardship programs, which could someday lead to best practice guidelines on a larger scale.
May 27, 2022
Utilizing a newer technology, investigators wanted to see if a reduction in time led to clinically significant antimicrobial adjustments.
A multicenter study looked at treating these infections with omadacycline.
May 26, 2022
Study links inappropriate, off-guideline antibiotics to increased, avoidable allergic and adverse events in children.
A medical center wanted to review prescribing and documentation practices for their pharmacists.
May 24, 2022
With limitations on fidaxomicin at their facility, a hospital looked at vancomycin usage to determine if they needed to align with the new IDSA/SHEA CDI treatment guideline.
May 22, 2022
A health system piloted a program that explored having an infectious disease pharmacist aid in guiding treatment.
Monkeypox Symptoms in London Patients Differ from Prior Outbreaks
How COVID-19 Infiltrates and Inflames the Heart
Top 5 Infectious Disease Stories of the Week: July 1, 2022
Communities With More Racial Prejudice Have Worse Health Outcomes