News & Perspective

Jul 31, 2019

Jul 31, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 31, 2019

New CARB-X funding
Isolates for rapid diagnostics
Carbapenemase screening in Korea

Feb 26, 2019

Feb 26, 2019

News Scan for Feb 26, 2019

Diagnostic tests in an emergency
CWD expansion in Kansas
Brazil chikungunya arrival

Jan 24, 2019

Jan 24, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jan 24, 2019

Antibiotic-resistant Brucella
New STI test cleared
KFC fulfills antibiotics pledge

Nov 29, 2018

Nov 29, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Nov 29, 2018

Antibiotics after rhinoplasty
Rapid flu diagnostic tests
CDC funding for AMR initiatives

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

Sep 17, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Sep 17, 2018

Azithromycin resistance in N gonorrhoeae
UK antibiotic prescribing
Viral diagnostic shows promise
MDR urinary tract infections

Jun 08, 2018

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.

Apr 23, 2018

Apr 23, 2018
Mass spectrometer

FDA approves rapid diagnostic test for Candida auris

The test can yield results in less than an hour, compared with 24 to 48 hours for conventional tests.

Feb 21, 2018

Feb 21, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Feb 21, 2018

Antibiotic screening method
CDC antibiotic stewardship course
Diagnostic codes and prescribing

Oct 16, 2017

Oct 16, 2017

Procalcitonin tests may improve survival, reduce antibiotics

A review finds the biomarker cut mortality and antibiotic exposure in patients with acute respiratory infections.

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