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Ending contact precautions does not affect CLABSI rate in children

March 4, 2019
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Pilot study finds two-thirds of all HOB events are preventable

February 26, 2019
Two-thirds of all hospital-onset bacteremia and fungemia, or HOB, events and half of nonskin commensal HOB events are potentially preventable, according to results from…
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Mupirocin successfully decolonizes NICU patients with S. aureus

December 31, 2018
Mupirocin treatment effectively induced primary Staphylococcus aureus decolonization in 85% to 100% of infants in several neonatal ICUs throughout the United States…

Antiseptic prevents therapy dogs from spreading MRSA among pediatric cancer patients

Infectious Disease News, November 2018
Researchers found that a low-cost cleaning procedure could prevent therapy dogs from spreading MRSA among pediatric cancer patients — presenting a possible…
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Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria and the Use of Novel Antibiotics in Children

Pediatric Annals, September 2018, Volume 47 Issue 9
Infections due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria in children are on the rise worldwide. Treating these infections is a…
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Pediatric Internalizing Disorders: October 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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VIDEO: AAP president discusses priorities for children's health

November 4, 2018
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