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New OPAT guidelines emphasize role of ID specialist

November 13, 2018

7 stories for World Antibiotic Awareness Week

November 13, 2018
In conjunction with World Antibiotic Awareness Week, WHO published new data showing that antibiotic consumption rates differ extensively among countries: Some use too…
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Supermarket produce contains transferable antibiotic-resistant genes

November 12, 2018
Common supermarket produce is a reservoir for transferable antibiotic resistance genes that may be missed by traditional detection methods, researchers found. …
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Review indicates phage therapy safe, effective against ESKAPE pathogens

November 12, 2018
A systematic review of published studies showed that phage therapy is a safe and effective treatment for infections caused by multidrug-resistant pathogens, researchers…
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HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: Optimizing Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare.

Adherence is important in achieving optimal outcomes in the treatment of HIV. In this video, Charles Hicks, MD…
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New OPAT guidelines emphasize role of ID specialist

November 13, 2018
Updated clinical practice guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America, or IDSA, emphasize the role of…
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VIDEO: New diagnostic tests require different way of thinking

October 29, 2018
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