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with Cassandra Calabrese, DO

with Cassandra Calabrese, DO
Infectious Disease News, May 2019
In the Journals

Outside temperature impacts MDRO incidence in climate-controlled ICUs

May 14, 2019
Even in climate-controlled health care units, the outside temperature can influence the indoor temperature, and these changes may impact the incidence of…
In the Journals

Drug-free MRSA treatment to be tested in clinical studies

April 26, 2019
Researchers have identified a drug-free approach to treating MRSA using blue light and hydrogen peroxide. “We found that blue light bleaches a pigment residing…
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Each day of S. aureus bacteremia increases mortality risk by 16%

April 26, 2019
Every day a blood culture returns positive for Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia, a patient’s risk for mortality increases, with a significant increase for risk…
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CME

Test Your Knowledge on the Persisting Challenge of RSV Infection: The Wheel of Knowledge Competition!

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP.

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in children worldwide. It…
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In the Journals

Patients’ hands commonly contaminated with MDROs, including MRSA

April 22, 2019
The hands of newly admitted patients are commonly contaminated with multidrug-resistant organisms, or MDROs, including…
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VIDEO: Experts focus on vaccines to combat antimicrobial resistance

April 26, 2016
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