News & Perspective

Jun 11, 2018

Jun 11, 2018
Bicycle remote DRC jungle

DRC notes 14 more suspected Ebola cases, new death

The outbreak total stands at 66, including 38 confirmed, 14 probable, and 14 suspected cases.

Jun 11, 2018

News Scan for Jun 11, 2018

MERS household cluster
US flu deaths in kids
Polio in Venezuela
Cyclospora infections in 2 states
Measles in Brazil
H5N1, H5N8 poultry outbreaks

Jun 08, 2018

Jun 08, 2018
Ebola literature

WHO says Ebola situation in DRC shows promise

"The response is having an impact in ... two locations," a WHO official says.

Jun 08, 2018
Stethoscope exam on coughing patient

CDC study: Antibiotics still widely overused for respiratory infections

Fully 41% of antibiotic prescriptions written for patients with ARIs were inappropriate.

Jun 08, 2018

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jun 08, 2018

Highly resistant gonorrhea outbreak
CDC on resistant Shigella
XDR-TB in China
MRSA in drug users
Antibiotic use down in UK poultry
Reporting antimicrobial use
Innovations against sepsis
Global burden of AMR
One Health training programs
Antibiotic alternative for acne
Fecal transplant for primary C diff
Jun 08, 2018

News Scan for Jun 08, 2018

Salmonella from backyard poultry
Melon-linked Salmonella
Polio in Pakistan
Nipah research priorities
Malaria treatment safety
Jun 08, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 08, 2018

Highly resistant gonorrhea outbreak
CDC on resistant Shigella
XDR-TB in China

Jun 07, 2018

Jun 07, 2018
Congo River at sunset

Ebola case count hits 60 as DRC neighbors take precautions

At-risk nations share the Congo River, Bikoro Lake, and porous borders with the DRC.

Jun 07, 2018
Doctor writing a prescription

WHO aims to build health worker knowledge of antimicrobial stewardship

The guidance is intended for institutions, accreditation and licensing bodies, and policy makers.

Jun 07, 2018

News Scan for Jun 07, 2018

Pandemic surveillance
Influenza spread and humidity
Nipah contained
Measles overview in California

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