News & Perspective

Jan 03, 2019

Jan 03, 2019
Gurney in hospital corridor blurred

Korean experts weigh adding diarrhea to MERS criteria

The most recent imported case to South Korea involved diarrhea but no fever and few respiratory symptoms at first.

Jan 03, 2019

News Scan for Jan 03, 2019

Federal shutdown impact
Flaccid myelitis in Argentina
New Trump science adviser
Surprises about Yemen cholera
Jan 03, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jan 03, 2019

Novartis shares antibiotic data
New CARB-X funding
MCR-1 genes in food
Risk factors for resistant UTIs

Jan 02, 2019

Jan 02, 2019
United Nations helicopter

DRC Ebola total tops 600; vaccination team attacked

With 10 news cases, the outbreak has grown to 608 infections and 368 deaths.

Jan 02, 2019

News Scan for Jan 02, 2019

Saudi MERS case
More acute flaccid myelitis
H9N2 infection in China
MRSA pneumonia screening
Gastroenteritis in elderly

Dec 31, 2018

Dec 31, 2018
MSF Ebola treatment unit

US health worker monitored as DRC Ebola nears 600 cases

A healthcare worker is under observation as the DRC reports 5 new Ebola cases.

Dec 31, 2018
Group of college students

Study highlights higher risk of meningitis B in college students

Students have more than triple the risk of contracting serogroup B meningococcal disease.

Dec 31, 2018

News Scan for Dec 31, 2018

Deadly superbug in Brazilian ICU
Avian flu in Vietnam, Taiwan, India

Dec 28, 2018

Dec 28, 2018
Pakistani kids

WHO: XDR typhoid outbreak in Pakistan tops 5,200 cases

Insufficient clean water and poor sanitation raise the risk of acquiring XDR typhoid in Pakistan.

Dec 28, 2018

News Scan for Dec 28, 2018

Staph decolonization in the NICU
Saudi MERS overview


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