E coli

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Oct 10, 2022

News Scan for Oct 10, 2022

Booster protection against Omicron
Mechanical ventilation and COVID vaccines
More Ebola in Uganda
Falafel E coli outbreak
H5N1 avian flu in Arkansas poultry
Oct 05, 2022

News Scan for Oct 05, 2022

COVID continues European rise
Severity of Omicron subvariants
Chronic wasting disease in Wyoming
Monkeypox decline in Europe
Wendy's E coli probe over
Sep 22, 2022
E coli illustration

Many factors tied to multidrug-resistant urinary tract infections

A study suggests human, animal, and environmental exposures may all play a role.

Sep 15, 2022

News Scan for Sep 15, 2022

Ground beef E coli outbreak
Antibiotic use in Japanese hospitals
H5N6 avian flu case
More avian flu in US farm poultry
Sep 02, 2022

News Scan for Sep 02, 2022

CDC endorses COVID boosters
COVID-19 vaccines in preschoolers
More E coli outbreak cases
Avian flu in Midwestern poultry
Aug 26, 2022

News Scan for Aug 26, 2022

C diff prevalence during COVID
E coli in fast food sandwiches
Ohio H1N2v flu case
More dengue in Florida
Polio in 4 countries
Aug 22, 2022

News Scan for Aug 22, 2022

Paxlovid and COVID-19 outcomes
Antibiotic stewardship during COVID
Benefit of pediatric vaccines
Romaine suspected in E coli outbreak
Aug 18, 2022

News Scan for Aug 18, 2022

COVID-19 and homelessness
Global COVID vaccine recommendations
E coli outbreak in Michigan, Ohio
Jul 26, 2022

News Scan for Jul 26, 2022

COVID vaccine and myocarditis in kids
European AMR data
AAV2 acute hepatitis link
Jul 21, 2022
Dog sniffing raw meat bone

Study links resistant E coli in dogs to raw meat diet

UK researchers found E coli with resistance to third-generation cephalosporins in 8% of fecal samples.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Jenkins C, Bird PK, Wensley A, et al. Outbreak of STEC O157:H7 linked to a milk pasteurisation failure at a dairy farm in England, 2019. Epidemiol Infect 2022 (published online May 18)

Jensen PKM, Hossain ZZ, Ferdous J, et al. Escherichia coli ingested via food may overshadow the positive effects of clean drinking water: an example from Dhaka. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2022 (published online Feb 7)

Nace ME, Wallace JL, Kline KE, et al. Notes from the field: Escherichia coli O157:H7 outbreak in children with Clostridioides difficile colonization associated with an improperly treated swimming pool—Pennsylvania, June 2021. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2022 May 20;71:690-1

Patterson L, Navarro-Gonzalez N, Jay-Russell MT, et al. Risk factors of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli in livestock raised on diversified small-scale farms in California. Epidemiol Infect 2022 (published online Jun 1)

Peirano G, Chen L, Nobrega D, et al. Genomic epidemiology of global carbapenemase-producing Escherichia coli, 2015–2017. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2022 Apr 15;28(5):924-31 

Smith C, Griffiths A, Allison S, et al. Escherichia coli O103 outbreak associated with minced celery among hospitalized individuals in Victoria, British Columbia, 2021. Can Commun Dis Rep 2022 Jan;48(1):46-50

Butt S, Jenkins C, Godbole G, et al. The epidemiology of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli serogroup O157 in England, 2009-2019. Epidemiol Infect 2022 (published online Feb 11)

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