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PICU terminal cleaning fails to decontaminate air ducts, floors

PICU terminal cleaning fails to decontaminate air ducts, floors
June 19, 2019
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95% of health care workers report working with respiratory symptoms

June 19, 2019
During four recent influenza seasons, approximately 95% of health care workers reported working while experiencing symptoms of an acute respiratory illness, according to…
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HBV increases risk for digestive system cancers

June 19, 2019
Chronic hepatitis B virus infection is associated with the risk for nonliver cancers, especially digestive system cancers, according to findings from a population-based…

Q&A: Creating a cloud-based platform for infectious disease data

June 19, 2019
The University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health received a 5-year, $6.7 million grant from the NIH and announced that experts will create a global…

WHO launches campaign to promote antibiotics classification program

June 18, 2019
WHO today announced a global campaign to promote its AWaRe antimicrobials classification index, with the hope that more countries will adopt the tool to reduce the…
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Five Points for the Community Clinician: Diagnosing and Managing Invasive Mold Infections

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Astellas Pharma Global Development, Inc.

Invasive mold infections are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality due to the increasing population of…
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Protocol decreases broad-spectrum antibiotic use in patients with sepsis

June 18, 2019
PHILADEPHIA — A new protocol implemented to treat patients with sepsis reduced the time that they were on…
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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

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VIDEO: Ascertaining patient’s social determinants takes some time

May 1, 2019
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