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Sales of medically important antibiotics for food animals rose 9% from 2017 to 2018.
Ceftriaxone resistance in Salmonella isolated from people rose from 2.8% in 2015 to 3.4% in 2017.
It's approved for complicated UTIs caused by gram-negative bacteria—with a caveat.
The FDA recommends screening donor stool for multidrug-resistant organisms. Problem is, the procedures aren't uniform.
Fully 56% of hospitals reported changing patient care or delaying therapy because of drug shortages.
Experts underscore "pull" incentives to boost profits.
Eventually, metrics for all 7 of the FSMA foundational rules will be added.
The drug, which was FDA-approved last month, went toe to toe with moxifloxacin.
The FDA proposes a 2-year implementation period after it finalizes the guidance.
Only 1 new case was confirmed today, raising the outbreak total to 3,130, with 2,096 deaths.
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