E coli

Recent News

Apr 20, 2022
Hand holding packaged chicken in grocery store

New NARMS report shows rising resistance in Salmonella, Campylobacter

An increase in resistance to ciprofloxacin among poultry isolates was primarily due to Salmonella Infantis.

Apr 01, 2022

News Scan for Apr 01, 2022

COVID-19 antiviral efficacy
CWD now in North Carolina
Resistant E coli in Kenyan children
Polio in 4 countries
Feb 17, 2022

News Scan for Feb 17, 2022

H5 avian flu at third Indiana farm
MCR-1 resistance gene in E coli
Antibiotic for plague, melioidosis
Feb 02, 2022

News Scan for Feb 02, 2022

Pharmacist-led antibiotic stewardship
Source of Dole salad Listeria outbreak
Avian flu in Virginia waterfowl
Jan 13, 2022

News Scan for Jan 13, 2022

First human trial for new E coli drug
More H5N6 avian flu cases, deaths
Jan 03, 2022

News Scan for Jan 03, 2022

E coli in leafy greens
Candida auris in Oregon
Four Saudi MERS cases
Polio in Africa
Dec 13, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Dec 13, 2021

Decline in antibiotics for respiratory infections
Resistance gene increase in E coli
Nov 16, 2021

News Scan for Nov 16, 2021

Texts to save COVID-19 lives
IDSA guidelines on PPE use
E coli spinach outbreak
U Michigan flu probe
Sep 24, 2021

News Scan for Sep 24, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy
Medicare and excess pandemic deaths
Less foodborne illness
Salmonella outbreak expands
H1N2v flu case in Ohio
Sep 20, 2021

News Scan for Sep 20, 2021

Rapidly growing Salmonella outbreak
Decline in antibiotics in UK poultry
COVID vaccine hesitancy in healthcare workers
Polio updates in cases, gender equality

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)

Karlowsky JA, Walkty A, Golden AR, et al. ESBL-positive Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from across Canada: CANWARD surveillance study, 2007–18. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Aug 11)

Martischang R, Francois P, Cherkaoui A, et al. Epidemiology of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli from repeated prevalence studies over 11 years in a long-term-care facility. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Oct 19)

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)

Tola MA, Abera NA, Gebeyehu YM, et al. High prevalence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae fecal carriage among children under five years in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. PLOS One 2021 (published online Oct 1)

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