Search results for "Antibiotic Resistance"


 
Results 41 - 50 of about 57 for "Antibiotic Resistance".

Further thoughts on CRE: "Once in a Lifetime" edition

Talking Heads. It's been a busy week in antibiotic resistance. From Tuesday's MMWR early release identifying terrifyingly large increases in CRE until today, there has been non-stop media ... First, as I said earlier this week, we need a national
January 2020

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

Excess mortality in CRKp: a non-randomized (fortunately) trial

This changed with the 2013 CDC Antibiotic Resistance Threats Report which provided the public with the number 23,000. ... To answer these important questions, a group of investigators formed The Consortium on Resistance against Carbapenems in K.
January 2020

What we talk about when we talk about MDR-GNR

CRE). This isn’t an indictment of the hospitals or their labs, it simply reflects the fact that drug-resistance among Gram-negative organisms is extraordinarily complex, and the molecular methods ... Let’s hope that the $30 million CDC budget
January 2020

‘Unlearning’ how to prescribe antibiotics

rate of resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Europe, along with high rates of antibiotic prescribing. ... Decreased antibiotic utilization after implementation of a guideline for inpatient cellulitis and cutaneous abscess.
September 2012

QD: News Every Day--'Soft' pneumonia diagnosis on the rise, including cases without classic criteria

use of antibacterials, which leads to antibiotic resistance. ... of resistance.”.
January 2020

Relearning what we knew: Antibiotics don't help in sinus infections

In fact, almost one-fifth of antibiotic prescriptions are given for patients with sinus infections (sinusitis). ... NDM-1: No drug matters (my most recent post about antibiotic resistance). .
January 2020

Resist the urge to overtreat bacteriuria

antibiotic resistance. ... Along with concerns about resistance, an antibiotic can weaken the birth control pill's effectiveness, can have side effects such as C.
July 2019

Azithromycin might kill you, but that's not why you shouldn't take it

The risk of Clostridium difficile infection and the risk of antibiotic resistance is much greater than the miniscule risk of a fatal rhythm abnormality. ... F.D.A. Raises Heart Alert on Antibiotic in Wide Use (New York Times).
January 2020

Two key questions guide H. pylori treatment

But in today's era of antibiotic resistance, the infection now requires more ammunition to be defeated. ... Howden said. The two big predictors of failure of eradication are poor adherence to treatment regimens and antibiotic resistance (particularly
July 2018

Prev   1   2   3   4   5   6   Next