Researchers conducted a study to compare the effects of short- vs long-course antibiotics for the treatment of bloodstream infections in patients with acute myeloid leukemia and chemotherapy-induced febrile neutropenia.
Researchers conducted a multicenter analysis that compared the ability of 3 nucleic acid amplification tests to detect extragenital Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections in oropharyngeal and anorectal swab specimens.
Researchers conducted a study to determine whether toilet droplets generated during urinary are a vehicle for bacterial transmission and assess if the use of a novel foam spray decreases the risk for transmission.
Researchers conducted a study to determine whether disinfecting hospital rooms with ultraviolet-C light decreases the incidence of vancomycin-resistant enterococci and Clostridioides difficile infections in immunocompromised adults.
Researchers sought to determine whether an intervention to improve the knowledge and communication skills of nursing care facility staff decreases the number of inappropriate antibiotic prescriptions for patients with suspected urinary tract infection.