News & Perspective

Aug 23, 2018

Aug 23, 2018
Rash on baby's leg

Adverse antibiotic reactions often put kids in ED

Just over 40% of emergency department visits involved a child 2 years old or younger.

Aug 23, 2018
Ebola contact tracing

WHO: 95% of Ebola case contacts in DRC now traced

Almost 500 more people have been vaccinated, bringing the total to 2,179.

Aug 23, 2018
Saudia airplane

Traveler from Mideast diagnosed with MERS in UK

The patient is thought to have contracted the disease while in the Middle East.

Aug 23, 2018

News Scan for Aug 23, 2018

Alaska mumps outbreak
Priority review for tropical diseases
Avian flu in Malaysia, Taiwan
Aug 23, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 23, 2018

Antibiotic guidance for acute cough
Cerebrospinal fluid diagnostic test

Aug 22, 2018

Aug 22, 2018
Ebola clinical management

Experimental Ebola treatments OK'd in DRC as cases top 100

The outbreak has grown to 102 cases—6 new—and 59 people have died.

Aug 22, 2018

News Scan for Aug 22, 2018

HPV vaccine and premature menopause
Cyclospora expert panel

Aug 21, 2018

Aug 21, 2018
Vaccine prep

Physician knowledge gaps may limit use of MenB vaccine

A survey of primary care docs reveals significant gaps in their knowledge of serogroup B meningococcal vaccines.

Aug 21, 2018

News Scan for Aug 21, 2018

HPV and cervical cancer
H7N9 in smuggled poultry
Aug 21, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 21, 2018

Antibiotics for kids' UTIs
Drug-resistant TB surveillance model


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