News & Perspective

Mar 13, 2020

Mar 13, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Mar 13, 2020

San Fran meat antibiotics ordinance
MDR Klebsiella in Arizona nursing home
Pharmacy-led UTI testing
Triple-drug therapy for malaria
Beta-lactam allergy intervention

Mar 12, 2020

Mar 12, 2020

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 12, 2020

MDR Klebsiella in Arizona nursing home
Pharmacy-led UTI testing

Mar 06, 2020

Mar 06, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Mar 06, 2020

Antibiotic use in US children's hospitals
Drug trial for highly resistant TB
Urine culture order intervention
Antibiotic use, resistance in African food animals
Improper use of antibiotics in kids
Antibiotic de-escalation in pneumonia patients
Pediatric UTI stewardship
Funds for resistant malaria
Antibiotics in non-severe infections
Combo antibiotic for resistant UTIs

Feb 14, 2020

Feb 14, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Feb 14, 2020

Battling AMR in Nigeria
Aid for global AMR efforts
MCR-1 resistance gene in Wyoming
Candida auris disinfectants
Cutting antibiotic manufacture residue
E-nudge to cut C diff testing

Apr 05, 2020

Apr 05, 2020
field hospital

US braces for tough COVID-19 week; deaths drop in parts of Europe

In another first, a tiger in New York tested positive, and death rates dropped in some of Europe's hot spots.

Apr 04, 2020

Apr 04, 2020
Older people wearing masks

US COVID-19 total tops 300,000; European nations eye longer lockdown

The CDC recommends face masks when it's hard to maintain physical distance, such as in grocery stores.

Jan 24, 2020

Jan 24, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jan 24, 2020

BARDA funding for new C diff drug
Investing to tackle antibiotic resistance
Pharma support for stewardship
Liverpool antibiotic resistance lab
Pets and C diff protection
C diff antibiotic exposure risk
Award for gene library, diagnostics
Decision support stewardship

Jan 23, 2020

Jan 23, 2020

News Scan for Jan 23, 2020

Zika surveillance in US
Pharma support for stewardship
Liverpool antibiotic resistance lab

Jan 10, 2020

Jan 10, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jan 10, 2020

AMR gene tracking kit
Diagnostics for respiratory infections
Carbapenemase containment plan
Hypervirulent, carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella
Funds for new class of superbug drugs
CARB-X funds for novel immunotherapy
Co-prescribing of antibiotics, asthma drugs
Pediatric stewardship review
Carbapenem resistance in Egyptian hospitals
Targeted C diff reduction

Mar 15, 2020

Mar 15, 2020
National Guard

US takes more big pandemic response steps; Europe COVID-19 cases soar

New York City cancels schools, the Federal Reserve cuts interest rates, and Italy reports a large spike in cases.


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