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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.
Weekly Digest

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
 
 
Antibiotic Resistance of E. Coli in India, South Africa, UK, and US

Antibiotic Resistance of E. Coli in India, South Africa, UK, and US

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: Multiple cases of colistin-resistant Klebsiella identified in Indian hospital; Wild poliovirus type 3 eradicated worldwide; New guideline recommends against using antibiotics for toothaches.

November 04, 2019
 
 
Diagnoses of Hospitalized Children on Antimicrobials in India
Antibiotic Resistance

Diagnoses of Hospitalized Children on Antimicrobials in India

November 04, 2019
 
 
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.
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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
 
 
Mortality Odds by Site of Bacterial Infection in India

Mortality Odds by Site of Bacterial Infection in India

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.

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
 
 
Changes in Global Antibiotic Consumption, 2000-2015
Antibiotic Resistance

Changes in Global Antibiotic Consumption, 2000-2015

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.

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
 
 
Antibiotic Consumption in Selected High- and Middle-Income Countries, 2015

Antibiotic Consumption in Selected High- and Middle-Income Countries, 2015

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.

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
 
 
Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in LMICs
Antibiotic Resistance

Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in LMICs

October 07, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: National food security inversely correlated with cholera incidence; Rotavirus vaccine reduces hospitalizations in Kenyan children; Maternal mortality declining globally.

Weekly Digest: National food security inversely correlated with cholera incidence; Rotavirus vaccine reduces hospitalizations in Kenyan children; Maternal mortality declining globally.

September 30, 2019
 
 
Trends in MRSA-associated Pneumonia and Septicemias, 2010-2014
Antibiotic Resistance

Trends in MRSA-associated Pneumonia and Septicemias, 2010-2014

September 30, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers find increasing antibiotic resistance in food animals; AMR in sewage correlates with hospital samples; High prevalence of resistance found in transit systems.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers find increasing antibiotic resistance in food animals; AMR in sewage correlates with hospital samples; High prevalence of resistance found in transit systems.

September 23, 2019
 
 
Projected Changes in Antimicrobial Consumption by Livestock in 2030
Antibiotic Resistance

Projected Changes in Antimicrobial Consumption by Livestock in 2030

September 23, 2019
 
 
Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Antibiotic Resistance

Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance in Animals in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

September 19, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Broad antibiotic restrictions in food animals decrease resistance; Masks & respirators equally effective at preventing flu; Resistance rates correlate with country income status.

Weekly Digest: Broad antibiotic restrictions in food animals decrease resistance; Masks & respirators equally effective at preventing flu; Resistance rates correlate with country income status.

September 16, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds Among Patients with Gram-negative Infections
Antibiotic Resistance

Mortality Odds Among Patients with Gram-negative Infections

September 16, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Maternal quinolone use linked to increased quinolone resistance in children; TB screening for UK immigrants decreases TB incidence; Reducing antibiotic manufacturing emissions.

Weekly Digest: Maternal quinolone use linked to increased quinolone resistance in children; TB screening for UK immigrants decreases TB incidence; Reducing antibiotic manufacturing emissions.

September 09, 2019
 
 
Estimated Years of Life Gained from Sin Taxes over 50 Years
Health and Development

Estimated Years of Life Gained from Sin Taxes over 50 Years

September 09, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic use associated with colorectal cancer risk; New antibiotic approved for community-acquired pneumonia; Resistant Salmonella outbreak tied to beef and soft cheese.

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic use associated with colorectal cancer risk; New antibiotic approved for community-acquired pneumonia; Resistant Salmonella outbreak tied to beef and soft cheese.

August 30, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: FDA approves new drug for resistant TB; Antibiotic spraying ineffective at preventing citrus greening; Antibiotic resistance genes found in gene-edited cows.

Weekly Digest: FDA approves new drug for resistant TB; Antibiotic spraying ineffective at preventing citrus greening; Antibiotic resistance genes found in gene-edited cows.

August 26, 2019
 
 
Trends in Staphylococcus aureus-Associated Septicemias in the US, 2010-2014
Antibiotic Resistance

Trends in Staphylococcus aureus-Associated Septicemias in the US, 2010-2014

August 26, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Resistant Klebsiella and E. coli widespread across Southeast Asia; Global measles cases have tripled since last year; Antibiotic use increases odds of rheumatoid arthritis.

Weekly Digest: Resistant Klebsiella and E. coli widespread across Southeast Asia; Global measles cases have tripled since last year; Antibiotic use increases odds of rheumatoid arthritis.

August 15, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds Among Patients with Resistant Bacterial Infections
Antibiotic Resistance

Mortality Odds Among Patients with Resistant Bacterial Infections

August 15, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Sin taxes linked to health & economic gains worldwide; Reservoirs of drug resistance found in London; Promising HIV vaccine to be tested in thousands.

Weekly Digest: Sin taxes linked to health & economic gains worldwide; Reservoirs of drug resistance found in London; Promising HIV vaccine to be tested in thousands.

August 12, 2019
 
 
Causes of Deadly Multidrug-Resistant Infections in India
Antibiotic Resistance

Causes of Deadly Multidrug-Resistant Infections in India

August 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The role of  climate change in the spread of C. auris; Experts urge the development of universal flu vaccine; Drug-resistant malaria spreads through southeast Asia.

Weekly Digest: The role of climate change in the spread of C. auris; Experts urge the development of universal flu vaccine; Drug-resistant malaria spreads through southeast Asia.

August 05, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: India bans last-resort antibiotic in food animals; CRP testing reduces antibiotic use in COPD patients; Disinfectants fail to prevent C. diff transmission.

Weekly Digest: India bans last-resort antibiotic in food animals; CRP testing reduces antibiotic use in COPD patients; Disinfectants fail to prevent C. diff transmission.

July 29, 2019
 
 
Data for Action, Not Complacency, is Needed to Stop Dangerous Pathogens
Antibiotic Resistance

Data for Action, Not Complacency, is Needed to Stop Dangerous Pathogens

July 22, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The growing burden of drug-resistant UTIs; UK pilots new antibiotic payment model; One in 10 children failed to receive lifesaving vaccines last year.

Weekly Digest: The growing burden of drug-resistant UTIs; UK pilots new antibiotic payment model; One in 10 children failed to receive lifesaving vaccines last year.

July 22, 2019
 
 
Overcoming Access Barriers to Antibiotics
Antibiotic Resistance

Overcoming Access Barriers to Antibiotics

July 15, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Experts warn that citrus spraying may fuel the spread of AMR; Trends of latent MDR-TB across the globe; Health leaders release guidelines to address vaccine misinformation.

Weekly Digest: Experts warn that citrus spraying may fuel the spread of AMR; Trends of latent MDR-TB across the globe; Health leaders release guidelines to address vaccine misinformation.

July 11, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Viruses account for majority of child pneumonia cases in LMICs; GARDP calls for five new treatments by 2025 to combat AMR; HPV vaccine reduces associated disease.

Weekly Digest: Viruses account for majority of child pneumonia cases in LMICs; GARDP calls for five new treatments by 2025 to combat AMR; HPV vaccine reduces associated disease.

July 08, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Americans are aware of AMR, but fail to use antibiotics properly; Urban wildlife linked to spread of AMR in Nairobi; Study finds high levels of global trust in science.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Americans are aware of AMR, but fail to use antibiotics properly; Urban wildlife linked to spread of AMR in Nairobi; Study finds high levels of global trust in science.

July 01, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Measles vaccination tied to health & schooling benefits among children in LMICs; Global variation in use of WHO AWaRe antibiotics; First colistin-resistant strain of Salmonella seen in US patient.

Weekly Digest: Measles vaccination tied to health & schooling benefits among children in LMICs; Global variation in use of WHO AWaRe antibiotics; First colistin-resistant strain of Salmonella seen in US patient.

June 20, 2019
 
 
Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Benefits of Measles Vaccination in LMICs

Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Benefits of Measles Vaccination in LMICs

June 20, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Hib vaccine linked with better health & cognition in Indian children; Mass antibiotic distribution reduces child mortality in Africa; M&E framework for Global Action Plan on AMR.

Weekly Digest: Hib vaccine linked with better health & cognition in Indian children; Mass antibiotic distribution reduces child mortality in Africa; M&E framework for Global Action Plan on AMR.

June 17, 2019
 
 
Hib Vaccination and Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Outcomes Among Indian Children

Hib Vaccination and Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Outcomes Among Indian Children

June 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Call for global strategy to incentivize antibiotic development; Childhood nutrition associated with reproductive outcomes in India; Outcomes of CRE infections in LMICs.

Weekly Digest: Call for global strategy to incentivize antibiotic development; Childhood nutrition associated with reproductive outcomes in India; Outcomes of CRE infections in LMICs.

June 07, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The role of international travel in the spread of AMR; Using rapid diagnostics to reduce antibiotic resistance; New vaccine storage method could save lives.

Weekly Digest: The role of international travel in the spread of AMR; Using rapid diagnostics to reduce antibiotic resistance; New vaccine storage method could save lives.

May 31, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The role of the ‘antibiotic footprint’ in reducing antibiotic use; Candida auris in India; EPA expands use of antibiotics for agriculture.

Weekly Digest: The role of the ‘antibiotic footprint’ in reducing antibiotic use; Candida auris in India; EPA expands use of antibiotics for agriculture.

May 24, 2019
 
 
'Antibiotic Footprint' as a Communication Tool to Aid Reduction of Antibiotic Consumption

'Antibiotic Footprint' as a Communication Tool to Aid Reduction of Antibiotic Consumption

May 23, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Worldwide measles resurgence and international travel pose risk to US; Global burden of pediatric asthma incidence attributable to NO2 pollution; Under-5 mortality in India.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Worldwide measles resurgence and international travel pose risk to US; Global burden of pediatric asthma incidence attributable to NO2 pollution; Under-5 mortality in India.

May 20, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: UN report urges countries to invest in AMR; Push for US government to finalize antibiotic stewardship policy; FDA approves first dengue vaccine.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: UN report urges countries to invest in AMR; Push for US government to finalize antibiotic stewardship policy; FDA approves first dengue vaccine.

May 13, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: AMR threatens human, animal, and planetary health; Mass drug administration controls scabies and impetigo; Long-term antibiotic exposure increases CVD risk in older women.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: AMR threatens human, animal, and planetary health; Mass drug administration controls scabies and impetigo; Long-term antibiotic exposure increases CVD risk in older women.

May 05, 2019
 
 
Tracking Global Trends in the Effectiveness of Antibiotic Therapy Using the Drug Resistance Index
Antibiotic Resistance

Tracking Global Trends in the Effectiveness of Antibiotic Therapy Using the Drug Resistance Index

May 03, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers note the threat of Candida auris; Surveillance of MDROs in Michigan hospitals; Financial barriers to gender-neutral HPV vaccination in Africa.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers note the threat of Candida auris; Surveillance of MDROs in Michigan hospitals; Financial barriers to gender-neutral HPV vaccination in Africa.

April 28, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Superbug segment on 60 Minutes highlights the threat of antibiotic resistance; CDDEP researchers track global trends in antibiotic effectiveness using the Drug Resistance Index.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Superbug segment on 60 Minutes highlights the threat of antibiotic resistance; CDDEP researchers track global trends in antibiotic effectiveness using the Drug Resistance Index.

April 23, 2019
 
 
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