E coli

Recent News

Jul 11, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 11, 2018

Fluoroquinolone safety update
Kids' fevers and antibiotics
Resistant Klebsiella in Europe
Ceftolozane-tazobactam against E coli
Jul 06, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 06, 2018

Global access to antibiotics without prescription
New MDR E coli clone
Jul 05, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 05, 2018

Carbapenem-resistant E coli in dogs, humans
UK AMR diagnostics group launches
Jul 03, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 03, 2018

Rising gram-negative resistance in Europe
MCR-1 in hospital-associated E coli
Audit and feedback in the ICU
Jul 02, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 02, 2018

Clinical decision support tool aids stewardship
Dutch animal antibiotic use
Jun 28, 2018
Child splashing in lake

CDC profiles outbreaks linked to untreated recreational water

Lessons learned from 140 outbreaks involving nearly 5,000 people and steps to minimize the risk of getting sick from swimming.

Jun 28, 2018

News Scan for Jun 28, 2018

DRC Ebola contacts complete monitoring
Water source in romaine E coli outbreak
Proposed public health corps cuts
Universal flu vaccine initiative
Jun 28, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 28, 2018

Antibiotic stewardship financial incentives
New drug-resistant UTI treatment
Updated infectious disease lab testing guide
Jun 21, 2018

News Scan for Jun 21, 2018

More suspected DRC Ebola
ACIP on flu, anthrax vaccines
US food outbreak review
Jun 14, 2018

News Scan for Jun 14, 2018

More suspected DRC Ebola
Salmonella egg outbreak
HPV vaccination messaging
Manure-related E coli illness

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Bodilsen J, Brouwer MC, Kjaergaard N, et al. Community-acquired meningitis in adults caused by Escherichia coli in Denmark and the Netherlands. J Infection 2018 Jul;77(1):25-9

Ciesinski L, Guenther S, Pieper R, et al. High dietary zinc feeding promotes persistence of multi-resistant E. coli in the swine gut. PLoS One 2018 Jan 26;13(1):e0191660

Gobin M, Hawker J, Cleary P, et al. National outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli P157:H7 linked to mixed salad leaves, United Kingdom, 2016. Euro Surveill 2018 May 3;23(18):pii=17-00197

Inns T, Cleary P, Bundle N, et al. Novel application of the matched case–control design to compare food supply chains during an Escherichia coli O157 outbreak, United Kingdom, 2016. Euro Surveill 2018 May 3;23(18):pii=17-00195

Kallianpur AR, Bradford Y, Mody RK, et al. Genetic susceptibility to hemolytic–uremic syndrome after Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) infection: a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) FoodNet study. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 6)

Liao YT, Quintela IA, Nguyen K, et al. Investigation of prevalence of free Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC)-specific bacteriophages and its correlation with STEC bacterial hosts in a produce-growing area in Salinas, California. PLoS One 2018 Jan 4;13(1):e0190534

Luna S, Krishnasamy V, Saw L, et al. Outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections associated with exposure to animal manure in a rural community — Arizona and Utah, June-July 2017. MMWR 2018 Jun 15;67(23):659-62

McArthur MA, Maciel M Jr, Pasetti MF. Human immune responses against Shigella and enterotoxigenic E. coli: current advances and the path forward. Vaccine 2017 Dec 14;35(49 part A):6803-6

McFarland N, Bundle N, Jenkins C, et al. Recurrent seasonal outbreak of an emerging serotype of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC O55:H7 STX2A) in the south west of England, July 2014 to September 2015. Euro Surveill 2017 Sep 7;22(36):pii=30610

Mikhail AFW, Jenkins C, Dallman TJ, et al. An outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157:H7 associated with contaminated salad leaves: epidemiological, genomic and food trace back investigations. Epidemiol Infect 2017 (published online Dec 17)

Mukherjee S, Mosci RE, Anderson CM, et al. Antimicrobial drug-resistant Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infections, Michigan, USA. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 28)

Paquette SJ, Stanford K, Thomas J, et al. Quantitative surveillance of shiga toxins 1 and 2, Escherichia coli O178 and O157 in feces of western-Canadian slaughter cattle enumerated by droplet digital PCR with a focus on seasonality and slaughterhouse location. PLoS One 2018 Apr 12;13(4):e0195880

Peterson ME, Mile R, Li Y, et al. Meningococcal carriage in high-risk settings: a systematic review. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 8)

Ranjbar R, Dehkordi FS, Shahreza MHS, et al. Prevalence, identification of virulence factors, O-serogroups and antibiotic resistance properties of Shiga-toxin producing Escherichia coli strains isolated from raw milk and traditional dairy products. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 Apr 16;7:53

Shridhar PB, Patel IR, Gangiredla J, et al. DNA microarray-based assessment of virulence potential of Shiga toxin gene-carrying Escherichia coli P104:H7 isolated from feedlot cattle feces. PLoS One 2018 Apr 30;13(4):e0196490

Smith-Palmer, A, Hawkins G, Browning L, et al. Outbreak of Escherichia coli O157 phage type 32 linked to the consumption of venison products. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jul 6)

Thiry D, Saulmont M, Takaki S, et al. Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli O80:H2 in young calves with diarrhea, Belgium. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 30)

Usein CR, Ciontea AS, Militaru CM, et al. Molecular characterisation of human Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O26 strains: results of an outbreak investigation, Romania, February to August 2016. Euro Surveill 2017 Nov 23;22(47):pii=17-00148

Vasant BR, Stafford RJ, Jennison AV, et al. Mild illness during outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 infections associated with agricultural show, Australia. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 25)

Walker RI, Wierzba TF, Mani S, et al. Vaccines against Shigella and enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli: a summary of the 2016 VASE Conference. Vaccine 2017 Dec 14;35(49 part A):6775-82

Zhou Y, Zhu X, Hou H, et al. Characteristics of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli among children under 5 years of age with acute diarrhea: a hospital based study. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Feb 1;18:63

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