Friday, April 24, 2009

-Cross-Border Dissemination of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
-ESBL and other MDR in E coli from CA UTI’s.
-Retail meat in Canada contains C difficile.
-Reduced quinolone susceptibility in Salmonella enterica, Finland.
-C difficile in ready-to-eat salads in Scotland.
-Outbreak of C difficile 027, in Denmark 2008-2009.
-ABR trends, 2004 – 2008.

Thursday, April 16, 2009

-Clostridium difficile infections continue to fall.

-Hospitalizations and Deaths Associated with Clostridium difficile Infection.

-The emergence of Clostridium difficile link with the increased consumption of fluroquinolones and cephalosporins.

Friday, April 10, 2009

-Novel Type of Streptococcus pneumoniae Causing Multidrug-Resistance in Children.
-Environmental Cleaning Reduces Transmission of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms.
-Colonization with Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacteria.

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