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New skin test for bovine TB outperforms standard assay

July 18, 2019
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Performance of visceral leishmaniasis tests vary widely

July 18, 2019
Research published in PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases suggested that commercially available serological tests for visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil vary significantly…
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Septic arthritis outbreak at NJ facility caused by injection safety violations

July 18, 2019
An outbreak of bacterial septic arthritis that affected 41 patients who received intra-articular injections at a private New Jersey outpatient facility in 2017 was…

FDA offers tips on advising patients how to dispose of unneeded medications

July 18, 2019
Proper disposal of unused prescription medication remains a major public health priority for the FDA, particularly for prescription opioid pain medicines, due to our
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Fewer than 40% of adults support mandatory HPV vaccination

July 18, 2019
Findings published in Vaccine demonstrated that fewer than 40% of surveyed adults supported a policy requiring HPV vaccination for school entry. Loren
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Prevention and Management of CDI and CMV in HSCT: A Care Team Forum

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) has revolutionized the treatment of many…
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Septic arthritis outbreak at NJ facility caused by injection safety violations

July 18, 2019
An outbreak of bacterial septic arthritis that affected 41 patients who received intra-articular injections at a…
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VIDEO: Multistate outbreak of M. fortuitum linked to vaccine mishandling

May 5, 2019
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