News & Perspective

Aug 10, 2020

Aug 10, 2020
Texas National Guard

US reaches 5 million COVID-19 cases, experts press for bold steps ahead of fall

Meanwhile, experts warn that a window of opportunity to control the virus is short, ahead of a likely new COVID-19 surge in the fall.

Aug 10, 2020

Molecular test targets ciprofloxacin-susceptible gonorrhea

In a prospective study, the test accurately predicted patients who could be cured with the oral antibiotic.

Aug 10, 2020
store distancing

Countries face diverse challenges as pandemic total nears 20 million

As cases surge in intense transmission countries, illness levels are rising in countries that curbed the spread, including many in Europe.

Aug 10, 2020

News Scan for Aug 10, 2020

More Ebola in the DRC
Salmonella outbreak grows
Jamestown Canyon virus case

Aug 07, 2020

Aug 07, 2020
COVID Madagascar

Pandemic total passes 19 million, vaccine capacity ramps up for lower income countries

Cases in Africa passed the 1 million mark, as more countries in Europe reported notable spikes in cases.

Aug 07, 2020
ICU patient

Forecast: 300,000 Americans dead from COVID-19 by December

In other developments, the CDC and the State Department lifted international travel bans and lawmakers remained at odds over the latest COVID-19 relief package.

Aug 07, 2020

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Aug 07, 2020

Antibiotic use in COVID-19 patients
MCR genes in Klebsiella pneumoniae
Penicillin allergy delabeling and stewardship
Pediatric antibiotics reduction in Germany
Gonorrhea rapid test wins award
Staph bacteremia duration, death
Artemisinin-resistant malaria in Rwanda
Pediatric antibiotic stewardship
Aug 07, 2020

News Scan for Aug 07, 2020

Asymptomatic shedding in COVID-19
Ebola in the DRC
Polio in 4 countries
Avian flu outbreaks in poultry
Aug 07, 2020

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 07, 2020

Antibiotic use in COVID-19 patients
MCR genes in Klebsiella pneumoniae

Aug 06, 2020

Aug 06, 2020

News Scan for Aug 06, 2020

COVID-19 outcomes in infants
Penicillin allergy delabeling and stewardship
Pediatric antibiotics reduction in Germany

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