News & Perspective

Mar 15, 2019

Mar 15, 2019
Ebola vaccination

DRC Ebola total rises by 4 as survey shows high vaccine acceptance

The outbreak has reached 936 cases and 591 deaths.

Mar 15, 2019
Sick girl in bed

Wave of H3N2 cases keeps US flu activity high

Several indicators show a downward trend, but deaths in kids have reached 68 and hospitalizations continue to climb.

Mar 15, 2019

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Mar 15, 2019

Penicillin allergy de-labeling
Antibiotic misuse in Irish long-term care
Resistant bacteria in imported shrimp
MRSA in hospital roaches
Test for resistant gonorrhea
German funding for CARB-X
Antibiotics for citrus trees
Origins of MCR-1 in France
VA outpatient prescribing
FDA to review new TB drug
Mar 15, 2019

News Scan for Mar 15, 2019

Botulism from home-canned peas
More turkey Salmonella
Safety rules for agricultural water
Polio in Nigeria
Mar 15, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 15, 2019

Penicillin allergy de-labeling
Antibiotic misuse in Irish long-term care
Resistant bacteria in imported shrimp

Mar 14, 2019

Mar 14, 2019
Tedros in DRC

WHO chief says much larger Ebola outbreak averted

Tedros said there are signs the virus is retreating, but added that security is still the main challenge for health workers.

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.

Mar 14, 2019

News Scan for Mar 14, 2019

Veterinary plague exposure
Butterball turkey recall
Saudi MERS details
Avian flu on 3 continents
Mar 14, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 14, 2019

MRSA in hospital roaches
Test for resistant gonorrhea
German funding for CARB-X

Mar 13, 2019

Mar 13, 2019
Ebola health worker donning gloves

DRC reports 2 new Ebola cases; study notes seroprevalence in region

The DRC and Republic of Congo had seroprevalance rates of 2% to 3.5%.

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