The first death in an outbreak of a new type of coronavirus was announced Saturday by officials in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.
Treatment with cotrimoxazole in infants exposed to HIV but uninfected (HEU) increases resistance gene prevalence and α-diversity and decreases microbial taxonomic, functional pathway, and resistance gene β-diversity.
A new type of coronavirus may be responsible for dozens of viral pneumonia illnesses in China.
Positive results for only 18 percent of challenge tests to non-β-lactam antibiotics
The FDA has approved Ervebo (Ebola Zaire vaccine, live) for the prevention of disease caused by Zaire ebolavirus in individuals ≥18 years of age.
Failure to adopt updated antimicrobial susceptibility testing breakpoints may lead to reports of false susceptibility for antimicrobials commonly used to treat Gram-negative infections and preclude recognition of CRE.
Exposure to certain types of oral antibiotics may be associated with an elevated risk for Parkinson disease.
A considerable proportion of antibiotics are prescribed without a documented indication.
The FDA has launched CURE ID, an internet-based repository that allows clinicians to report their experiences using existing FDA-approved drugs for difficult-to-treat infections.
For patients with pharyngotonsillitis caused by group A streptococci, treatment with penicillin V four times a day for 5 days was comparable with penicillin V three times a day for 10 days
In women from 2 independent ethnic groups relocating from Thailand to the United States, investigators found a rapid increase in gut microbiome antibiotic resistance genes richness and abundance.
Recent reports present updated summaries of common pathogens and antimicrobial resistance patterns among health care-associated infections.
Progress has been made in slowing antibiotic resistance-associated deaths.
Use of at least five drugs recommended for intensive-phase treatment, four drugs for continuation phase
Researchers aimed to determine the association of antibiotic usage and rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis and flares.
The majority of patients with cystic fibrosis experience at least 1 antibiotic adverse drug reaction.
The FDA has granted QIDP designation and Fast Track designation to ATM-AVI for treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections and more.
There appears to be an increased risk of cardiac symptoms, but not cardiac arrhythmias, in patients using stimulants and quinolone antibiotics concomitantly.
The world’s first Ebola vaccine has been approved by the European Commission, and it was quickly prequalified by the World Health Organization.
Many older adults do not follow instructions related to antibiotic use.