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MSSA hospital costs may soon exceed those of MRSA

MSSA hospital costs may soon exceed those of MRSA
May 26, 2018
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Hospital adverse events decline after routine contact precautions removed

May 22, 2018
One year after discontinuing routine contact precautions, researchers observed a significant reduction in noninfectious adverse events among hospitalized patients…
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ID treatment in children: Slow to evolve, impossible to ignore

Infectious Disease News, May 2018
The pediatric population is one that relies primarily on adults for health advocacy and care, and as such, their protection and medical treatment is an ethical as well…

Silver-plated dressings significantly reduce CLABSI rates

May 16, 2018
Results of a study conducted by researchers at the University of South Florida and Tampa General Hospital show that the use of silver-plated nylon dressings for central…
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HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: Switching Antiretroviral Therapy after Virologic Failure

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

Designing a new antiretroviral regimen for a patient who has experienced virologic failure can be a complex situation…
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Probiotics may be ‘viable strategy’ for CDI prevention

May 3, 2018
Using probiotics as a prophylaxis for Clostridium difficile was safe and reduced the risk for infection among…
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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

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VIDEO: Infection prevention in long-term care settings

October 29, 2016
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