Latest Conference Articles
Nebulizers Linked to Environmental Bacterial Contamination
June 23rd 2021, 5:37pm
New ASM data show indoor environments are associated with quick and frequent pathogen contamination of the common respiratory device.
Older Age, Asthma, Black Population Influence County-Level COVID-19 Fatality
June 22nd 2021, 10:00pm
An interview with a study author on unique associations between county infrastructures and COVID-19 fatality rates.
Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test Provides Less Sensitivity Than PCR Assay
June 21st 2021, 7:00pm
New findings on an available 15-minute test show an approximate 81% sensitivity in detection of SARS-CoV-2.
ThermoFisher RT-PCR COVID-19 Test Detects B.1.1.7 Variant
June 21st 2021, 5:00pm
New findings from the ASM 2021 World Microbe Forum suggest the emergency-authorized platform can capably detected the highly transmissible UK-borne variant.
How Pharmacist-led Interventions Can Improve Discharge Antibiotic Use
May 24th 2021, 5:35pm
A conversation on antimicrobial stewardship with Kushal Naik, PharmD, MBA.
Monoclonal Antibody Being Developed for Treatment and Prevention of COVID-19, Variants
May 23rd 2021, 11:00am
An investigational therapy demonstrated neutralizing antibodies as well as protection against the virus in preclinical trials.
Mandatory Stop Dates, Indication Documentation Do Not Impact Length of Antibiotic Therapy
May 22nd 2021, 6:16pm
No difference was observed in any of the outcomes and there was no impact on the duration of therapy.
Evaluating Safety and Efficacy Protocols of Graded Dose Challenge and Desensitization
May 22nd 2021, 3:00pm
GDC and DSENS were both seen to be safe and effective tools to optimize therapy in the study participants.