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E. coli bacteremia increased in older adults

Infectious Disease News, August 2011
Escherichia coli is an increasing cause of bacteremia, with most cases occurring in adults aged at least 65 years, and a large proportion of…
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Livestock-associated MRSA prevalence high among HCWs in the Netherlands

Infectious Disease News, August 2011
The rate of livestock-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus was high among health care workers in the Netherlands and spread…
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Bundle approach reduced CLABSIs, costs in Argentina hospital

Infectious Disease News, August 2011
Implementing a multimodal bundle approach reduced central line-associated bloodstream infections and resulted in overall net savings at the…
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Antimicrobial stewardship program improved patient care, saved costs

July 1, 2011
Implementation of an antimicrobial stewardship program in a hospital with relatively few resources improved patient care and resulted in…