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T2Bacteria Panel may accurately, quickly diagnose bloodstream infections

May 13, 2019
In the Journals

Group A Streptococcus infection rate drops after varicella vaccine introduced in Israel

May 9, 2019
A reduction of invasive group A Streptococcus bloodstream infections and the disappearance of the varicella rash were associated with the introduction of the varicella…
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Prophylactic oral vancomycin does not consistently reduce risk for CDI relapse

May 9, 2019
Prophylactic oral vancomycin does not consistently reduce the risk for Clostridioides difficile infection, or CDI, relapse in patients receiving systemic antibiotics…
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Antimicrobial prophylaxis halts GAS outbreak in children’s shelter

May 6, 2019
ATLANTA — Research presented at the CDC’s Epidemic Intelligence Service Conference showed that an outbreak of group A Streptococcus, or GAS, in a shelter…
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