News & Perspective

Jun 21, 2019

Jun 21, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 21, 2019

Ambulatory care stewardship
Point-of-care testing

Apr 11, 2019

Apr 11, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 11, 2019

Macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma
MRSA rapid tests
Penicillin allergy mislabeling

Apr 01, 2019

Apr 01, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 01, 2019

Rapid diagnostics partnership
Resistance genes in live poultry
Illegal antibiotic Rx in Sri Lanka

Oct 25, 2018

Oct 25, 2018

Flu Scan for Oct 25, 2018

H3N2v flu and risk groups
Flu, strep rapid tests
H5N6 in Chinese poultry

Oct 04, 2018

Oct 04, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Oct 04, 2018

Bacteriophage clinical trial
Improper antibiotic prescribing in China
Point-of-care flu tests and antibiotics

Mar 15, 2018

Mar 15, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 15, 2018

MCR-4, MCR-5 in China
Award for blood infection test
Antibiotics and Staph biofilms

Aug 02, 2017

Aug 02, 2017
Hodge test to detect CRE

Study: Automated CRE resistance testing not foolproof

The results suggest that clinical labs should consider using an additional test to validate results.