News & Perspective

Jun 19, 2017

Jun 19, 2017
Antibiotic stewardship

Review ties stewardship to sharp drop in resistant bacteria

The study appears to be the first to measure colonization incidence or infections as a primary outcome.

Jun 13, 2017

Jun 13, 2017

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 13, 2017

Antibiotic side effects
Allergy history and pre-op stewardship

Jun 09, 2017

Jun 09, 2017
Doctor washing hands

Findings conflict on C diff rates in acute vs long-term care

One study found that antibiotic use was the main factor driving differences.

Jun 08, 2017

Jun 08, 2017

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 08, 2017

PTZ for ESBL infections
MDR Salmonella in livestock
Vancomycin taper for C diff

Jun 05, 2017

Jun 05, 2017

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 05, 2017

MDR Pseudomonas
C diff disinfectants