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Synergy Between Antibiotics and The Innate Immune System

March 09, 2020

Growing evidence suggests that antimicrobials also interact with host innate immunity to provide potent indirect effects which enhance bacterial clearance and may result in more rapid and complete effects

Diagnostic Stewardship: Beyond Managing Bloodstream Infections

February 21, 2020

Diagnostic stewardship is a novel concept related to modifying the process of ordering, testing, and reporting with the goal of decreasing unnecessary testing and treatment, working upstream and synergistically with antimicrobial stewardship principles.