News & Perspective

Jul 15, 2019

Jul 15, 2019
Goma DRC

Ebola spread to Goma triggers new emergency talks, cases top 2,500

Also, a high-level meeting was held in Geneva today to assess the latest developments and build donor support.

Jul 15, 2019

Study highlights resistance, persistence of C difficile

Researchers found C difficile spores quickly contaminate surgical gowns, cannot be killed by standard disinfectant.

Jul 15, 2019

News Scan for Jul 15, 2019

US measles
Missed childhood vaccines
Chinese probiotics

Jul 12, 2019

Jul 12, 2019
DRC Ebola vaccine

DRC to stick with just 1 vaccine in Ebola outbreak

Merck's rVSV-ZEBOV is the only vaccine that will be used during the ever-growing outbreak in North Kivu and Ituri provinces.

Jul 12, 2019

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jul 12, 2019

Staph decolonization cost savings
Delayed valley fever diagnosis
Novel antibiotic candidates
Lack of national antibiotic targets
Resistant E coli in Aussie gulls
UK antibiotic prescribing decline
MCR-1 E coli in Michigan
Jul 12, 2019

News Scan for Jul 12, 2019

Polio surge in Pakistan
Probe of flour E coli outbreak over
DRC measles vaccination
Jul 12, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 12, 2019

Staph decolonization cost savings
Delayed valley fever diagnosis
Novel antibiotic candidates

Jul 11, 2019

Jul 11, 2019
Ebola health worker

Three more health workers infected in Ebola outbreak

The new cases raise the number of infected healthcare workers to 132, 68% of whom are nurses.

Jul 11, 2019
Examining coughing senior

CRP testing shown to cut antibiotic use in COPD

Antibiotic prescribing guided by C-reactive protein testing resulted in a lower rate of those drugs for COPD exacerbations in Britain.

Jul 11, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 11, 2019

Lack of national antibiotic targets
Resistant E coli in Aussie gulls

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