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QD: News Every Day--Politics, policy and health in flux

Politico, New England Journal of Medicine). Spurred by antibiotic resistance seen in almost every drug class, FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, FACP, is turning the agency's attention toward animal feed.
June 2019

CDC sounds the alarm about antibiotic resistance

CDC sounds the alarm about antibiotic resistance. A recurrent theme of my posts is the increasing danger of antibiotic-resistant germs and the harmful consequences of antibiotic overuse. ... The report also has a diagram explaining the development and
June 2019

$1.2 billion requested for antibiotic resistance!

$1.2 billion requested for antibiotic resistance! “You don't tug on superman's cape. ... very little control over whether patients are colonized or infected with antibiotic resistant bacteria on admission.
June 2019

Can we stop the superbugs?

This issue covers antibiotic resistance among bacteria, ways to teach ambulatory care during a hospital residency, and a pair of stories about geriatrics. ... How do you deal with antibiotic resistance in your community? What are your thoughts on
May 2017

Dead people don't get bronchitis, or antibiotic resistance

Dead people don't get bronchitis, or antibiotic resistance. It was during my residency that the first indication of heart toxicity of antibiotics affected me personally. ... Six little pills we'll rue your existence. If Six little pills are paths to
June 2019

QD: News Every Day--CDC defines scope of antibiotic resistance, outlines what health care providers can do

QD: News Every Day--CDC defines scope of antibiotic resistance, outlines what health care providers can do. ... Four core actions to fight antibiotic resistance include preventing infections and the spread of resistance, tracking resistance patterns,
June 2019

Sepsis bundles and why sensitivity and specificity matter

Broad spectrum antibiotics increase the emergence of antibiotic resistance. The problem that Dr. ... And then we will wonder about overuse of antibiotics and emerging antibiotic resistance.
June 2019

Let them eat drugs: An update

antibiotic resistance.
June 2019

Bacteriophages and the spread of antimicrobial resistance

A recent Nature paper demonstrated that antibiotic treatment of mice resulted in an expansion of phages bearing antibiotic resistance genes that could then spread back to wild-type bacteria and confer ... They almost certainly play a key role in the
June 2019

QD: News Every Day--Antimicrobial stewardship having some impact at hospitals

Susceptibility to antibiotics improved substantially under the antimicrobial stewardship program established in 1993 at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, Kan., suggesting the program has helped in combating antibiotic resistance. ... Antibiotic doses per
June 2019

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