News & Perspective

Jul 28, 2014

Jul 28, 2014

News Scan for Jul 28, 2014

Fist bump for hygiene
H5N8 in Korea
Oral drugs for hepatitis C
Saudi MERS update

Jun 12, 2014

Jun 12, 2014
Hospital meeting

Groups unveil steps against bloodstream, MRSA infections

The evidence-based guidance is part of a series on preventing hospital infections.

Jun 06, 2014

Jun 06, 2014
Abu Dhabi mosque

WHO: Infection control gaps helped fuel UAE MERS surge

Several factors contributed, the WHO says, while experts call for case-control studies.

May 28, 2014

May 28, 2014

News Scan for May 28, 2014

WHA smallpox no-decision
Failed dengue therapy
Ultraviolet disinfection

May 07, 2014

May 07, 2014

News Scan for May 07, 2014

MERS antibodies in Kenyan camels
Chikungunya in Haiti
C diff guidance
USDA outbreak probes

May 06, 2014

May 06, 2014

News Scan for May 06, 2014

Polio vaccination in Pakistan
Guinea Ebola update
Resistant Pseudomonas case

Apr 24, 2014

Apr 24, 2014
King Fahd Hospital

WHO sees 'slightly more' MERS spread as 12 new cases cited

As the WHO suggests a slight change in spread, the ECDC calls for higher concern.

Mar 26, 2014

Mar 26, 2014
Clostridium difficile

Reports on hospital infections show progress, needs

One report detailed the burden of healthcare-related infections, and another noted progress.

Mar 10, 2014

Mar 10, 2014
Klebsiella pneumonia on agar plate

Inconsistency seen as barrier to stopping resistant bacteria

US hospitals vary widely in how they define and address key drug-resistant bacteria.

Mar 04, 2014

Mar 04, 2014
Hodge test for Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae

CDC calls out antibiotic prescribing problems

The CDC says some clinicians prescribe triple the amount of antibiotics and may put patients at risk.

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