News & Perspective

Mar 21, 2019

Mar 21, 2019
Flu vaccine filling syringe from vial

WHO reveals delayed pick for H3N2 flu vaccine strain

The H3N2 recommendation reflects a change from the current Northern Hemisphere vaccine.

Mar 21, 2019
Lung x-ray on tablet

TB in US at all-time low, but global decline small

As has been the case, California, Florida, New York, and Texas reported half of all TB cases.

Mar 21, 2019

News Scan for Mar 21, 2019

CDC updates Zika guidelines
Investments to end TB
Foodborne disease in soldiers
Yellow fever vaccine in Sudan
Cryptosporidium in groundwater
Mar 21, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 21, 2019

New asymptomatic bacteriuria guidance
Resistant Enterococcus in wastewater
Stewardship in pet care
Fewer antibiotics in salmon

Mar 20, 2019

Mar 20, 2019

News Scan for Mar 20, 2019

Gloves, gowns, and MDROs
WHO drug-resistant TB guidelines
Antibiotic development partnership
Lung disease bacteria in tap water

Mar 19, 2019

Mar 19, 2019

News Scan for Mar 19, 2019

New chronic wasting disease program
FDA budget request
Anthrax checklist
Mar 19, 2019

Flu Scan for Mar 19, 2019

Presenteeism in hospitals
Global flu developments

Mar 18, 2019

Mar 18, 2019

News Scan for Mar 18, 2019

Measles spreads in NY, NJ, US
Saudi MERS cases
AAP on flu shots, vaccine exemptions
Suspected Nipah in Bangladesh
Avian flu in Nepal, Denmark
Mar 18, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 18, 2019

Drop in US antibiotic prescribing
Short course for Pseudomonas
Antibiotic cardiac device 'envelope'

Mar 15, 2019

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.

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