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Caribbean health authorities promise to reduce healthcare-associated infections

Caribbean health authorities promise to reduce healthcare-associated infections

Infectious Diseases Society of America strongly supports the STAAR Act

Infectious Diseases Society of America strongly supports the STAAR Act

WHO and its partners call for increased research to improve patient safety

WHO and its partners call for increased research to improve patient safety

Scientists decipher mechanism behind antimicrobial 'hole punchers'

Scientists decipher mechanism behind antimicrobial 'hole punchers'

Quick microchip test for dangerous and drug resistant bacteria in clinical samples

Quick microchip test for dangerous and drug resistant bacteria in clinical samples

Irish study to look at how bacteria, Yersinia enterocolitica, enters the food chain

Irish study to look at how bacteria, Yersinia enterocolitica, enters the food chain

Natural antimicrobial agents for food safety

Natural antimicrobial agents for food safety

Latest MRSA bloodstream infections and Clostridium difficile figures

Latest MRSA bloodstream infections and Clostridium difficile figures

GPs antibiotic prescribing practices are still contributing to resistance

GPs antibiotic prescribing practices are still contributing to resistance

Community-associated antibiotic-resistant staph infections increase

Community-associated antibiotic-resistant staph infections increase

Quarterly UK Clostridium difficile and MRSA figures

Quarterly UK Clostridium difficile and MRSA figures

Clean hands save patient lives

Clean hands save patient lives

Global Patient Safety Challenge: Clean Care is Safer Care

Global Patient Safety Challenge: Clean Care is Safer Care

MRSA - surveillance, rapid screening and hospital hygiene

MRSA - surveillance, rapid screening and hospital hygiene

No wonder Brits worry more about MRSA than waiting lists

No wonder Brits worry more about MRSA than waiting lists

Clinical decision support system reduces overall use of antimicrobials for colds, bronchitis and sinusitis

Clinical decision support system reduces overall use of antimicrobials for colds, bronchitis and sinusitis

Controlling antibiotic-prescribing practices in hospitals

Controlling antibiotic-prescribing practices in hospitals

Infectious diseases pose a serious threat to the nation's public health

Infectious diseases pose a serious threat to the nation's public health

Neonatal infections in hospital born babies are up to 20 times higher in developing countries

Neonatal infections in hospital born babies are up to 20 times higher in developing countries

Antimicrobials improperly used about 50% of the time

Antimicrobials improperly used about 50% of the time