News & Perspective

Mar 14, 2019

Mar 14, 2019
Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria

Trial data support shorter drug-resistant TB regimen

Short-course therapy led to a favorable outcome in 79% of patients, compared with 80% in long-course patients.

Feb 08, 2019

Feb 08, 2019
Pneumonia xray

Omadacycline trials show efficacy for pneumonia, skin infections

The new drug is a 'modernized' version of tetracycline, designed to address antibiotic resistance, but its clinical role isn't yet clear.

Feb 08, 2019

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Feb 08, 2019

Inadequate TB drug-susceptibility testing
New UK guidance on antibiotics for acute cough
FDA to review new Merck antibiotics
CARB-X novel antibiotic funding
Antibiotic prescribing intervention in China
Candida auris fungemia
Microbiology test use in Norway
CRP-guided therapy
Formulary restriction policy
New CARB-X funding
Feb 08, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Feb 08, 2019

Inadequate TB drug-susceptibility testing
New UK guidance on antibiotics for acute cough

Oct 19, 2018

Oct 19, 2018

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Oct 19, 2018

Undetected MDR-TB in South Africa
Carbapenem prescribing algorithm
Rapid susceptibility tests
AMR surveillance in South Korea
Biomarkers and sepsis management
C difficile on hospital bed sheets
Colistin resistance diagnostics
Dearth of point-of-care tests
New-antibiotic distribution
Oct 19, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Oct 19, 2018

Undetected MDR-TB in South Africa
Carbapenem prescribing algorithm

Aug 31, 2018

Aug 31, 2018

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Aug 31, 2018

C diff testing in the NICU
Resistant gonorrhea in Europe
ESBL bacteria in sprouts
Antibiotic resistance risk factors
Business case for stewardship
UK FMT C diff guidelines
Pharmacist-led stewardship
Typhoid vaccine as stewardship tool
Web training for antibiotic stewardship
Chest x-ray and pneumonia
New antibiotic for intra-abdominal infections
Bedaquiline for MDR-TB
Australian stewardship study

Aug 27, 2018

Aug 27, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 27, 2018

Bedaquiline for MDR-TB
Australian stewardship study

Aug 24, 2018

Aug 24, 2018

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Aug 24, 2018

Recall of diagnostic test
Stewardship in dialysis clinics
MDRO risk factors in Brazil
Antibiotic guidance for acute cough
Cerebrospinal fluid diagnostic test
Antibiotics for kids' UTIs
Drug-resistant TB surveillance model

Aug 21, 2018

Aug 21, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 21, 2018

Antibiotics for kids' UTIs
Drug-resistant TB surveillance model

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