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14% of patients at Ohio hospital positive for toxigenic C. difficile at admission

March 18, 2019

Q&A: Twitter as a tool for infectious disease clinicians

March 17, 2019
Twitter has become a “go-to” social media platform to disseminate information and create conversation. Four years ago, researchers reviewed the usefulness of…
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Antibiotics, PPIs increase risk for CDI in hospitalized children

March 13, 2019
Prior antibiotic exposure and protein pump inhibitor use were both risk factors for the development of Clostridioides difficile infection, or CDI, in pediatric…
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Early palliative care consultation reduces antimicrobial consumption at end of life

March 13, 2019
Early palliative care consultation may reduce antimicrobial consumption in patients at the end of life, according to recently published study findings. “Physicians…
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The Importance of HPV Vaccination Beyond Cervical Cancer Prevention: Harnessing the Latest Evidence to Improve Vaccine Uptake

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

Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related, non-cervical cancers are on the rise in the United States, especially in males…
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Analysis shows ‘meaningful’ decline in outpatient antibiotics in New England

February 25, 2019
An examination of outpatient antibiotics dispensed within a single commercial health insurance plan in New England…
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VIDEO: Collaboration key to stemming antimicrobial resistance

October 26, 2018
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