Antimicrobials

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Dermatologists prescribing more antibiotics following surgical visits

January 17, 2019
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Shigella shows high resistance to azithromycin, ciprofloxacin

January 16, 2019
More than half of tested Shigella isolates obtained from men who have sex with men, or MSM, in an Australian state demonstrated resistance to azithromycin, and almost…

UCSD researchers get OK from FDA for first trial of IV phage therapy

January 10, 2019
The FDA has given clearance for the first clinical trial in the United States to test an IV-administered bacteriophage-based therapy to kill drug-resistant bacteria. The…
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Children often receive inappropriate antibiotics in nonpediatric EDs

January 10, 2019
Nearly 7 million antibiotic prescriptions are made for children every year in both pediatric and nonpediatric EDs throughout the United States. According to research…
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Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

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

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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UCSD researchers get OK from FDA for first trial of IV phage therapy

January 10, 2019
The FDA has given clearance for the first clinical trial in the United States to test an IV-administered…
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VIDEO: New drugs, strong infection control needed to overcome resistance mechanisms

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