LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – Staphylococcus aureus resistance to vancomycin is not a one-way street ending in a cliff plunge.
Recarbrio is a three-drug combined injection of imipenem/cilastatin and relebactam.
Mortality rates topped 50% during a protracted outbreak at a Spanish hospital.
Can ASPs quantify their impact on antibiotic use without using an EMR or requiring IT support?
The EHR can be a tool to combat inappropriate antibiotic use – if it’s well designed.
SAN FRANCISCO – A drug combo including EDTA proved superior to meropenem in the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections.
Better survival was seen for MRSA bacteremia at 7 days using the combo vs. monotherapy.
SAN FRANCISCO – A comparison of patients with gram-negative bloodstream infections showed low 90-day treatment...
SAN FRANCISCO – Try fecal transplant instead.