Weekly Digest: Vaccine protects against TB progression; Most US restaurant chains receive failing grades for antibiotic use in beef; CDC notes reduction in various HAIs.
November 11, 2019
Weekly Digest: Multiple cases of colistin-resistant Klebsiella identified in Indian hospital; Wild poliovirus type 3 eradicated worldwide; New guideline recommends against using antibiotics for toothaches.
Weekly Digest: Antibiotics seized at UK airport were headed to poultry farm for unregulated use; Resistance to H. pylori drug doubles in 20 years; FDA approves flu drug for high-risk patients.
October 28, 2019
Weekly Digest: Doctors are overtesting urine and overprescribing antibiotics; Rotavirus vaccine schedule decreases child mortality; Post-discharge antibiotic exposure high across US healthcare network.
October 21, 2019
Weekly Digest: Vaccine-hesitant communities drive US measles outbreak; Antibiotic-raised poultry more likely to be contaminated with resistance; AMR genes prevalent in groundwater.
October 14, 2019
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic stewardship programs required in US hospitals; Brazil and US lead measles case counts in the Americas; GARDP funds trial of novel antibiotic for gonorrhea.
October 07, 2019
Weekly Digest: National food security inversely correlated with cholera incidence; Rotavirus vaccine reduces hospitalizations in Kenyan children; Maternal mortality declining globally.