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Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Sep 24, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Sep 24, 2021

Nursing home trial ties CRP testing to safe antibiotic reduction Point-of-care testing for C-reactive protein (CRP) in nursing home residents with suspected lower respiratory tract infections resulted in a large reduction in antibiotic prescribing at initial consultation, according to the results of a cluster-randomized trial published this week in BMJ. The trial, conducted in the

COVID-19 summit nets several more vaccine pledges

COVID-19 summit nets several more vaccine pledges

Alongside a new 500-million COVID-19 vaccine dose pledge yesterday from the United States to help bridge the world’s supply gap for lower-income countries, several other countries announced fresh support, the World Health Organization (WHO) and its partners said today. The pledges came in response to a mostly virtual global COVID-19 summit, hosted by US leaders

Artemisinin-resistant malaria detected in Uganda

Artemisinin-resistant malaria detected in Uganda

A study today in the New England Journal of Medicine reports evidence of emerging artemisinin-resistant malaria in Uganda, a potentially worrisome development for Africa. Conducted at a hospital in Northern Uganda, where malaria transmission is high, the study found that 5.8% of malaria patients treated with an artemisinin derivative from 2017 through 2019 had evidence

COVID-19 Scan for Sep 22, 2021

COVID-19 Scan for Sep 22, 2021

Overall COVID risk for air travel is low, study says Overall SARS-CoV-2 attack rates in airplane flights under 4 hours were less than 1%, according to a study of 177 flights departing from Wuhan, China, in January 2020. The results, published yesterday in Clinical Infectious Diseases, also indicated that people in the same row as

News Scan for Sep 21, 2021

News Scan for Sep 21, 2021

CDC alerts providers about infectious diseases in Afghan evacuees The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) yesterday sent a Health Alert Network notice to health providers warning that cases of measles and mumps have been detected in people recently evacuated from Afghanistan. So far, 16 cases of measles and 4 cases of mumps

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Sep 21, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Sep 21, 2021

Canadian study finds high antimicrobial use in preterm infants A study of preterm newborns in Canada found high rates of antimicrobial use in the first 7 days after birth, researchers reported last week in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology. Using data from the Canadian Neonatal Network, which covers 90% of neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)

News Scan for Sep 20, 2021

News Scan for Sep 20, 2021

Salmonella outbreak sickens 127 in 25 states; cake mix E coli probe ends A rapidly growing Salmonella Oranienburg outbreak linked to an unknown food source has sickened 127 people, some of them part of restaurant clusters, from 25 states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a Sep 17 announcement. The