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New group A strep strain may pose global scarlet fever threat

New group A strep strain may pose global scarlet fever threat
November 13, 2019

CDC: Antibiotic resistance causes 1 death every 15 minutes in US

November 13, 2019
According to newly updated estimates published by the CDC, more than 2.8 million infections are caused by antibiotic-resistant pathogens annually in the United Sates…
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‘Running medicine’ improves health

November 13, 2019
“Running medicine” events that combined several types of exercise and community-building events improved participants’ physical and mental health and…
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FDA fast tracks nanatinostat combination for Epstein-Barr virus-associated lymphoma

November 13, 2019
The FDA granted fast track designation to nanatinostat in combination with valganciclovir for the treatment of relapsed or refractory Epstein-Barr virus-positive…
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World AMR Congress: Focusing on progress in a ‘still broken’ marketplace

November 13, 2019
Infectious Disease News attended the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress in Washington, D.C., and asked Cornelius (Neil) J. Clancy, MD,
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Rapid Response From Singapore: Expanding Options in Influenza Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Rapid Response From Singapore: Expanding Options in Influenza Management
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EMR hard stop reduces repeat C. difficile testing

November 12, 2019
A hard stop clinical decision support tool embedded in the electronic medical record significantly reduced repeat…
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VIDEO: Tracking flu in the community as an 'early alert system' for hospitals

October 5, 2019
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