News & Perspective

Jul 22, 2022

Jul 22, 2022

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jul 22, 2022

McDonald's antibiotic shift
Rapid antimicrobial susceptibility test
Saudi antibiotic overprescribing
Drug-resistant STIs in travelers

May 24, 2022

May 24, 2022

News Scan for May 24, 2022

Australia flu spike
Avian flu in Alberta skunks, US poultry

May 06, 2022

May 06, 2022

ASP Scan (Weekly) for May 06, 2022

Healthcare-associated infection toll
Resistant gonorrhea surveillance
Pseudomonas outbreak in Norway
Nanoparticle drug for MRSA
Antibiotic stewardship in Singapore
Oral carbapenem approval in doubt
Hospital antimicrobial stewardship
Primary care antibiotic stewardship
Follow-up blood culture and antibiotic use

Jan 06, 2022

Jan 06, 2022
covid testing

Global COVID-19 cases, driven by Omicron, up sharply

Cases are up in all world regions, especially the Americas and Southeast Asia, leading to the pandemic's highest daily totals.

Aug 11, 2021

Aug 11, 2021
Brazil vax

Americas and Asia drive rising global COVID-19 cases

In another development, the WHO announced the next phase of a treatment trial, which will test three repurposed drugs across 52 countries.

Apr 09, 2021

Apr 09, 2021

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Apr 09, 2021

Rapid flu tests and antibiotic use
Stewardship in Latin American ICUs
European AMR declaration
Antibiotic use on UK organic farms
VA stewardship intervention
CARB-X funds for rapid STI test
Global hospital antibiotic use
Dental prescribing rates in four countries

Apr 05, 2021

Apr 05, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 05, 2021

Global hospital antibiotic use
Dental prescribing rates in four countries

Mar 04, 2021

Mar 04, 2021

Brazilian experts warn of deepening COVID crisis; European cases rise

Cases are surging in central and eastern Europe, as well as in the west, where new illness numbers are already high.

Oct 14, 2020

Oct 14, 2020
COVID-19 birthday party

Global COVID-19 total surges past 38 million

In US developments, cases are rising in 36 states, including a large swath of the Midwest and Northeast.

Aug 03, 2020

Aug 03, 2020

News Scan for Aug 03, 2020

New DRC Ebola case
Salmonella and onions
Pediatric antibiotic stewardship
Longhorned tick in Ohio
H7N7 avian flu in Australia


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