Bradley van Paridon

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New Designation for Some Gram-Negative Bacteremia Increases Treatment Options

New Designation for Some Gram-Negative Bacteremia Increases Treatment Options

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Nonsusceptibility to first-line antibiotics is associated with decreased survival in gram-negative bloodstream infections.

Time to Blood Culture Positivity Predictive of Mortality in <i> S Aureus </i> Infective Endocarditis

Time to Blood Culture Positivity Predictive of Mortality in S Aureus Infective Endocarditis

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Time to blood culture positivity (TTP) provided reliable information on the risk for infective endocarditis (IE) in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia.

Genome Sequencing Traces <i>K pneumoniae</i> Outbreak to Outpatient Clinic

Genome Sequencing Traces K pneumoniae Outbreak to Outpatient Clinic

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An investigation into an outbreak of NDM-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae across 2 Belgian hospitals identified an outpatient clinic as the likely common site of transfer and highlights the importance of infection control measures in outpatient settings.

Urine-Based <i>Strongyloides</i>-Specific ELISA Comparable to Serological Assay

Urine-Based Strongyloides-Specific ELISA Comparable to Serological Assay

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A urine-based assay for strongyloidiasis had a diagnostic accuracy comparable to the serological assay, and both perform better than coprological assays.

Low HIV, Syphilis Screening Rates for Adolescents With Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Low HIV, Syphilis Screening Rates for Adolescents With Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

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New research found low and highly variable rates of HIV and syphilis screening among adolescents with pelvic inflammatory disease.

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