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CDC: Acute flaccid myelitis cases continue to rise among US kids

October 16, 2018
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C. auris introduced into US several times from 4 global regions

October 16, 2018
Candida auris, an emerging, pathogenic fungus that can cause deadly invasive infections, was introduced several times into the United States from four global regions…
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RESTORE-IMI 1: Relebactam-based therapy has more favorable renal safety profile vs. colistin

October 16, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Relebactam has a more favorable renal safety profile than colistin when used in combination with imipenem/cilastatin in patients with…
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Should pregnant women receive an Ebola vaccine despite WHO recommendations?

Infectious Diseases in Children, October 2018
Inclusion of pregnant women in live vaccine trials is an ethical imperative. The nearly universal fetal, neonatal and maternal mortality associated with Ebola infections…

Oral antibiotic therapy for pediatric Lyme meningitis safe, effective

Infectious Diseases in Children, October 2018
Patients who received oral antibiotic therapy for pediatric Lyme meningitis had no serious adverse events and achieved symptom resolution, according to study results…
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Emerging Antiviral Agents Influenzing Clinical Practice

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Better diagnostic modalities, more effective treatments, and practical methods to control the spread of influenza are…
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C. auris introduced into US several times from 4 global regions

October 16, 2018
Candida auris, an emerging, pathogenic fungus that can cause deadly invasive infections, was introduced several times…
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VIDEO: Infectious diseases can follow you to space

October 4, 2018
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