Danish researchers looked into whether hospital-diagnosed and community-treated infections are important risk factors for GBS by examining the magnitude and duration of associated GBS risk.
A team of investigators conducted a prospective, multicenter study to assess the safety of H pylori eradication therapy in adolescent students.
Is testing for Legionella pneumophila appropriate and could it impact treatment?
Study authors compared oral moxifloxacin with combined intravenous ertapenem followed by oral levofloxacin in the managed of uncomplicated acute appendicitis.
This study determines which psychiatry specific factors contributed to a nosocomial outbreak taking place in a psychiatric department.
The goal of this study was to assess the impact of doxycycline PEP on M genitalium, an emerging pathogen among men who have sex with men that has rising rates of antibiotic resistance.
ASPs should be established to improve antibiotic prescribing, should include specialists with pediatric expertise.
The goal of this study is to investigate the antimicrobial therapy, therapeutic response, and outcome of culture-negative PVO compared with culture-positive PVO.
Retrospective analysis was conducted to assess the presence of A faecalis infection, extensively drug-resistant A faecalis infection, and the susceptibility of commonly used antibiotics for the treatment of A faecalis and XDR A faecalis.
Investigators assessed the effect of mass distribution of azithromycin to preschool children on the gut resistome.
Investigators assessed whether a daily service of infectious disease consultation was more effective than weekly consultation to reduce antibiotic use without worsening clinical outcomes.
Investigators proposed antibiotic therapy as an alternative to surgery for the treatment of appendicitis.
Study authors evaluated whether infectious disease physician approval prior to PICC placement for intravenous antimicrobials is associated with more appropriate device use and fewer complications.
Study authors analyzed microbiological data on COVID-19 patients to assess for bacterial co-infections associated with antimicrobial therapy.
Study authors assessed the association of piperacillin/tazobactam MIC, meropenem MIC, and beta-lactam resistance genes with mortality in the MERINO trial.
Investigators characterized temporal and spatial variation in the skin microbiota of patients undergoing colorectal surgery and to determine if dysbiosis contributes to surgical site infections.
Study authors compared clinical cure in patients with E coli bacteremic UTI who were stepped down to oral beta-lactams compared to oral fluoroquinolones.
The COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance Patient Experience Survey was used to assess the effect of antimalarial drug shortages during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Study authors assessed the efficacy and safety of cefiderocol vs best available therapy in adults with serious carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative infections.
Researchers compared the efficacy and safety of cefiderocol vs high-dose, extended-infusion meropenem for adults with nosocomial pneumonia.