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Gene Identified That Increases Risk of Antibiotic Reaction
Gene Identified That Increases Risk of Antibiotic Reaction
Vanderbilt University Medical Center | Mar 11, 2019
Researchers have identified a gene that increases the risk for a severe reaction to the commonly prescribed antibiotic vancomycin
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Correct Antibiotic Dosing Could Preserve Lung Microbial Diversity in Cystic Fibrosis
Correct Antibiotic Dosing Could Preserve Lung Microbial Diversity in Cystic Fibrosis
Children's National Health System | Feb 26, 2019
Understanding microbial diversity at baseline may help to improve clinical practice and patient outcomes
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Even as Hospitals Cut Risky Antibiotic Use In-House, Patients Often Go Home with Them
Even as Hospitals Cut Risky Antibiotic Use In-House, Patients Often Go Home with Them
Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan | Feb 14, 2019
Targeting fluoroquinolone prescribing in hospitals is effective, but many patients still get discharge prescriptions for them
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Multicenter Trial Supports Use of Topical Antibiotics in NICU Babies
Multicenter Trial Supports Use of Topical Antibiotics in NICU Babies
University of Maryland School of Medicine | Dec 28, 2018
Researchers tested the effectiveness of a topical antibiotic in eliminating Staphylococcus aureus colonization in hospitalized infants
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Investigational Antibiotic Effective Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Phase 2 Trial
Investigational Antibiotic Effective Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Phase 2 Trial
The Lancet | Oct 30, 2018
A new investigational antibiotic is as effective as the current standard-of-care antibiotic for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections