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Healthcare-related CDI fell from 5.9 to 4.3 per 10,000 patient-days, a 27% reduction.
Influenza illnesses can trigger asthmatic episodes that don't respond to treatment.
The report calls on PHAC to speed up development of a plan to address antimicrobial resistance.
The partnership will fund innovative solutions to reduce antimicrobial use.
Protection against the H3N2 strain was 17%—and not statistically significant.
The risk of heart attack increases sixfold in the first 7 days after lab-confirmed flu in adults 35 and older.
Some experts say that offering a manual for re-creating an orthopoxvirus is inherently dangerous.
A 20-study meta-analysis finds good evidence of an association between the virus and acute flaccid myelitis.
The findings add more weight to calls for more broadly protective flu vaccines.
Few resources address when contact precautions can be stepped back, and hospital approaches vary.
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