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QD: News Every Day--Berwick speaks, seeks to lower costs and improve care

Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Fiscal Times). Antibiotic resistance. ... U.S. infectious disease experts want doctors to be on the lookout for antibiotic-resistant superbugs, following reports of British patients infected after returning
June 2019

My descent into guideline fatigue syndrome

practice. Also a transparent and standardized guideline development method is lacking. These findings are important in the context of appropriate antibiotic use, the problem of growing antimicrobial resistance, and costs for ... The IDSA worries
June 2019

Changing antibiotic prescribing not a one-step process

It's hard for a physician to ‘unlearn’ everything about prescribing antibiotics, but doctors are taking the new lessons to heart in order to stave off antibiotic resistance. ... Charlotte Huff discusses current efforts to better tailor antibiotic
September 2012

Should surgeons be allowed to prescribe antibiotics without assistance?

fellow or the attending to make the antibiotic change since the whole team is scrubbed in the OR. ... This is of critical importance considering the rising challenge of antibiotic resistance in postoperative patients.”.
June 2019

Overuse from flu to you

Overuse from flu to you. Antibiotic overuse is a big problem: it contributes to antibiotic resistance, changes the distribution of beneficial bacteria within our bodies, and, more generally, is an example ... what the true diagnosis is, and prescribes
June 2019

Our slow motion pandemic

The CDC released its latest edition of Vital Signs, which is dedicated to the problem of antibiotic resistance (AR) among health care-acquired infection (HAI). ... Ironically, an unhealthy focus on CAUTI can drive testing and treatment practices that can
June 2019

Look that free drug in the mouth

and antibiotic resistance.
June 2019

Killing antimicrobial stewardship (part 2)

that stewardship not development of new drugs is the ultimate solution to the antibiotic resistance crisis.
June 2019

‘PharManure’ and some drugs to hate the most

Drugs that made this doctor's least-most-wanted list, presented at Internal Medicine 2012, included those that increase costs without improving care, or that raise the risk of antibiotic resistance. ... Knight said. One garden-variety antibiotic, on the
June 2012

Guidelines should rarely become rules

Now imagine you are an infectious disease expert. You rarely see pharyngitis patients, but you are worried constantly about antibiotic resistance.
June 2019

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