News & Perspective

May 29, 2020

May 29, 2020

News Scan for May 29, 2020

Drug-resistant bloodstream infections
Ebola vaccine recommendation
Polio in 6 countries

Apr 02, 2020

Apr 02, 2020
ESBL bacteria

CDC studies show drop in MDR bacteria, C diff in US hospitals

The findings suggest that prevention efforts, particularly in hospitals, are yielding benefits.

Mar 31, 2020

Mar 31, 2020

News Scan for Mar 31, 2020

MRSA skin infections in kids
Northern Hemisphere rise in flulike illness

Feb 19, 2020

Feb 19, 2020
Doctor showing chest x-ray to patient

Study raises questions about broad-spectrum antibiotics for pneumonia

The findings question the "more is better" mantra for preventing MRSA.

Feb 14, 2020

Feb 14, 2020
Female injection drug user

Injection drug use tied to MRSA bloodstream infections in Tennessee

Nearly a fourth of MRSA bloodstream infections were tied to injection drug use.

Feb 11, 2020

Feb 11, 2020
MRSA in blood

Trial pours cold water on combo treatment for MRSA bacteremia

A beta-lactam added to standard antibiotic therapy did not result in significant improvement.

Feb 03, 2020

Feb 03, 2020

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Feb 03, 2020

FDA bacitracin withdrawal request
CRE outbreak in Lithuania
ID consult stewardship

Jan 28, 2020

Jan 28, 2020

News Scan for Jan 28, 2020

More DRC Ebola cases
Lassa fever in Nigeria
FDA hand sanitizer warning

Jan 14, 2020

Jan 14, 2020
MRSA bacteria

Antibiotic tolerance can affect combo treatments, study finds

The study shows how tolerance promotes the evolution of resistance with combination antibiotics.

Dec 05, 2019

Dec 05, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Dec 05, 2019

MRSA screening test OK'd
New CARB-X funding
Delafloxacin for pneumonia

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