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Study shows significant downward trend in global CDI incidence

August 22, 2019
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Researchers identify risk factors for mortality in patients with H7N9

August 21, 2019
Data from hundreds of cases of influenza A(H7N9) in China showed that patients aged older than 65 years, patients with secondary bacterial infections and those who…
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Electronic hand hygiene monitoring systems ‘vary substantially’

August 21, 2019
Interest in monitoring hand hygiene compliance using automated technology has “increased substantially” in recent years, according to researchers, who found…

Migrants detained at border will not be vaccinated against flu

August 21, 2019
Medical professionals caring for migrant children and their families in holding at the southern border will not vaccinate them against influenza in preparation for the…
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Military combat service linked to an increase in HBV exposure

August 21, 2019
The prevalence of exposure to hepatitis B among veterans was highest among those with traditional risk factors and independently related to military combat or being…
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Hot Topics in HIV Management: Challenging Clinical Cases Featuring Wheel of Knowledge

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare, a joint venture of GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, and Shionogi.

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has improved dramatically over the past decade. This progress has yielded more treatment…
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‘5 Moments of Antimicrobial Prescribing’ metric increases prescribing appropriateness

August 20, 2019
An electronic medical record-driven antimicrobial stewardship program implemented in an Australian ICU was associated…
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VIDEO: Multistate outbreak of M. fortuitum linked to vaccine mishandling

May 5, 2019
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