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May 21, 2021
An effort to increase stewardship showed that 5-day and 10-day prescription stop dates for antibiotics did little to influence actual therapy length and outcomes.
An assessment from the Cleveland Clinic shows prescribing concordant to guidelines can exceed 60% in certain facilities.
May 20, 2021
The IL-6 targeting monoclonal antibody is linked to improved inflammatory and hemodynamic markers in hospitalized patients.
A meta-analysis suggest the 2 first-line C diff therapies provide similar outcomes, yet differ in recurrent infection risk.
A concerted effort to increase flu vaccination during the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in more protection among a high-risk population, as well as educational opportunities for pharmacy students.
May 11, 2020
Elevated beta-lactam concentrations have been associated with neurotoxic adverse effects, including seizures and mental status changes.