News & Perspective

Aug 20, 2021

Aug 20, 2021

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Aug 20, 2021

Antibiotics in urban streams
Antibiotic use in Australia during COVID
Japanese hospital stewardship
Network for resistant-infection trials
Antibiotic use in animals
Antibiotic stewardship in elderly
Stewardship in French nursing homes
Perioperative antimicrobial stewardship

Oct 25, 2019

Oct 25, 2019

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Oct 25, 2019

New guidelines for dental antibiotics
Antibiotics R&D roadmap
Colistin-resistant K pneumoniae in India
Transmissibility of MDR-TB
High-intensity stewardship
Urgent care antibiotic prescribing
Stewardship in low-income nations
G20 health leaders' AMR commitment
Veterinary stewardship progress
Stewardship in ambulatory settings
Rising resistance in H pylori
Costs of antibiotic development incentive
Rapid diagnostic test evaluation
Antibiotic Rx and chronic disease

Oct 19, 2018

Oct 19, 2018

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Oct 19, 2018

Undetected MDR-TB in South Africa
Carbapenem prescribing algorithm
Rapid susceptibility tests
AMR surveillance in South Korea
Biomarkers and sepsis management
C difficile on hospital bed sheets
Colistin resistance diagnostics
Dearth of point-of-care tests
New-antibiotic distribution

Feb 24, 2015

Feb 24, 2015

Flu Scan for Feb 24, 2015

H7N9 infections in China
More H5N1 cases in Egypt
Global flu update

Oct 07, 2014

Oct 07, 2014

News Scan for Oct 07, 2014

EV-D68 cases top 600
Dengue in India, China
Two MERS cases in Saudi Arabia
Flu ebbs in Southern Hemisphere

Sep 15, 2021

Sep 15, 2021
Temperature check in restaurant sign in window

Global COVID-19 cases show substantial drop

All global regions saw declines, yet nearly 4 million new cases and more than 62,000 deaths were reported.

Sep 14, 2021

Sep 14, 2021
Biden exiting plane

Biden gathers support for global pandemic summit

While welcoming the move, African leaders pushed for multiple ways to boost vaccine access, including easing export bans.

Sep 09, 2021

Sep 09, 2021
girl distance learning

Groups detail more domino effects of pandemic on kids, women

UN agencies warn of erosions on schooling in West Asia, as well as on employment and maternal health in Latin America.

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.

Aug 04, 2021

Aug 04, 2021
Man holding COVID vaccine vial

WHO calls for moratorium on COVID-19 boosters

The global total nears 200 million cases, led by surges in Asia and the Middle East.


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