Antimicrobial Resistance

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Name: Antimicrobial Resistance
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Everyone’s recruited to this war on disease

Anthea Cannon. Source: News LimitedATTENTION: pill poppers and microscopic mutants.Ebola is scary stuff, there’s the horror-movie symptoms of bleeding out of your eyes, the all-over HAZMAT suits on the news and of course the detail of having no proven ... [Published Geelong Advertiser - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Measuring the quality of infection control in Dutch nursing homes using a standardized method; the ...

We developed a standardised method to assess the quality of infection control in Dutch Nursing Home (NH), based on a cross-sectional survey that visualises the results. The method was called the Infection control Risk Infection Scan (IRIS).We tested the ... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Jump in antibiotic resistance could leave GPs with fewer drug options, researchers warn

The latest jump in antibiotic resistance across Australia could leave doctors with fewer treatment options, researchers have warned.More people may also end up requiring hospital treatment as a result, experts at Adelaide University said.Team leader Professor ... [Published Prime 7 - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Guidance: How to approach MRSA screening

The guidance, from the Expert Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI), recommends a more efficient and effective method for identifying and managing high-risk patients who have tested positive for MRSA. ... [Published Cabinet Office - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

5 Trending Headlines: Rainy-Day Hay, Ag-Gag Challenge & Help Ditch The Rule.

FDA Antimicrobial Resistance Report Shows Positive, Negative TrendsThe Food & Drug Administration released its National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) "2011 Executive Report" this week, which indicated both increasing and decreasing ... [Published Beef Online - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

FDA Reports Positive Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance

Poultry News 13 August 2014US - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday released its National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) 2011 Executive Report, showing mostly decreasing antimicrobial resistance trends.The annual NARMS ... [Published The Poultry Site - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

A crisis of epidemic proportions

At the peak of the discovery and use of antibiotics, a US Surgeon-General said: “The time has come to close the chapter of infectious diseases”. Sadly, this was not to be.Disease-causing microorganisms have effectively countered antibiotics by developing ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 2 reports

Mobile Health, Big Data, and Antimicrobial Resistance Take Center Stage at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

CHICAGO , Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the world's largest conference and exhibit for laboratory medicine, AACC will showcase the cutting edge science and technology shaping the future of medical testing and patient care. This year, the ... [Published Franklin Credit Management Corporation - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

WHO urges action against antimicrobial resistance in the Western Pacific Region

- Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a serious threat to global public health that places the lives and the well-being of the people in the Western Pacific Region at risk. AMR has the potential to damage trade and economies, increase the cost of health ... [Published WHO WPRO - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Scottish Management of Antimicrobial Resistance Action Plan 2014-18 (ScotMARAP2)

This document updates the original ScotMARAP plan published in 2008, which has made significant progress in a number of areas – such as a reduction in the use of high risk antibiotics for treatment across primary and secondary care and a shift in emphasis ... [Published Scottish Executive - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Antimicrobial Resistance: A new global public health “ticking bomb”?

As the saying goes, in a crisis, we need to be aware of the danger, but also recognize the opportunity. So, while the global media is nowadays full of dispatches about the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa, perhaps is time to pause and think about ... [Published World Bank - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Mobile Health, Big Data, and Antimicrobial Resistance Take Center Stage at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

At the world's largest conference and exhibit for laboratory medicine, AACC will showcase the cutting edge science and technology shaping the future of medical testing and patient care. This year, the meeting will include the latest news about mobile ... [Published Newswise - Jul 27 2014]

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"One thing consumers should remember is that all pathogens potentially found on raw chicken, regardless of strain or resistance profile, will be fully destroyed by handling the product properly and cooking it to an internal temperature of 165°F."
"Emerging resistance in common pathogens is a world-wide phenomenon, and this is a significant issue for healthcare practitioners and their patients" says the lead author of the report, Professor John Turnidge, Affiliate Professor of Molecular and Biomedical Science at the University of Adelaide
"The research has shown that we're having steadily increasing resistance now to the point where we're seeing more than 5 per cent of strains being resistant to multiple antibiotics" he said
...It focuses on building designer proteins with a view to licensing them. Markus Matuschka v. Greiffenclau, CEO of Lysando, said, "The acquisition of licensing rights for the Artilysin technology by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica is a decisive step in the acceptance of this new class of substances.”"

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FDA reports positive trends in antimicrobial re... [Published National Provisioner Online - Aug 19 2014]
Everyone’s recruited to this war on disease [Published Geelong Advertiser - Aug 19 2014]
Sepsis cases are rising [Published European Hospital - Aug 18 2014]
Measuring the quality of infection control in D... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 18 2014]
Resistant bacteria on the rise across Australia [Published Medical Xpress - Aug 18 2014]
Guidance: How to approach MRSA screening [Published Cabinet Office - Aug 18 2014]
Jump in antibiotic resistance could leave GPs w... [Published Prime 7 - Aug 18 2014]
Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Acquires Artilys... [Published Bioresearch Online - Aug 15 2014]
Chia Seed-Linked Salmonella Outbreak Over, CDC ... [Published Food Safety Magazine - Aug 15 2014]
Registration opens for NIAA antibiotics symposium [Published PorkNetwork - Aug 14 2014]
5 Trending Headlines: Rainy-Day Hay, Ag-Gag Cha... [Published Beef Online - Aug 14 2014]
August 13, 2014 (Final Update) Multistate Outbr... [Published Ein News - Aug 13 2014]
FDA Reports Positive Trends in Antimicrobial Re... [Published The Poultry Site - Aug 13 2014]
Salmonella — The Deadly Truth About Cross-Conta... [Published Food Online - Aug 13 2014]
US FDA finds positive & negative trends in anti... [Published PharmaBiz - Aug 12 2014]
Mixed Results in FDA's Annual Antibiotic Resist... [Published Southern Farmer - Aug 12 2014]
Incidence and predictors of surgical site infec... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 11 2014]
FDA finds positive, negative trends in antimicr... [Published Feedstuffs - Aug 11 2014]
Registration opens for NIAA antibiotics symposium [Published CattleNetwork.com - Aug 08 2014]
A crisis of epidemic proportions [Published Hindu Business Line - Aug 07 2014]
Press release: Significant scope to improve ant... [Published Department for Transport - Aug 05 2014]
Step up to the plate [Published Indian Express - Aug 01 2014]
Mobile Health, Big Data, and Antimicrobial Resi... [Published Franklin Credit Management Corporation - Aug 01 2014]
Mobile Health, Big Data, and Antimicrobial Resi... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Technology - Aug 01 2014]
Now antibiotic-resistant bacteria are found in ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 01 2014]
WHO urges action against antimicrobial resistan... [Published WHO WPRO - Aug 01 2014]
Four treatment failures of pharyngeal gonorrhoe... [Published Eurosurveillance - Aug 01 2014]
Scotland takes action on antibiotic resistance [Published Binleys - Jul 31 2014]
A bug in the system: the growing problem with a... [Published Abu Dhabi National - Jul 31 2014]
Non-Invasive Pneumococcal Pneumonia in Portugal... [Published Plosone.org - Jul 30 2014]
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Mobile Health, Big Data, and Antimicrobial Resi... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Technology - Aug 01 2014]
CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the world's largest conference and exhibit for laboratory medicine, AACC will showcase the cutting edge science and technology shaping the future of medical testing and patient care. This year, the ...
Obama’s report on antibiotics [Published The Incidental Economist (Posts) - Jul 11 2014]
Not to be outdone by the Prime Minister , President Obama’s Council on Science and Technology met this morning to approve their report on preserving antimicrobial effectiveness (PCAST webcast here ; report won’t be public for a few weeks; my unofficial ...
Advocate Groups Reach Out to President's Scienc... [Published PharmaGossip - Jul 08 2014]
The President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST)  will meet Friday  to discuss its work on antibiotic resistance and nanotechnology and to hear from speakers about oceans policy. A group of public health, consumer, and environmental ...
Decheng Capital leads $12 mln Series B funding ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 03 2014]
Decheng Capital has led a $12 million Series B funding in GeneWeave Biosciences Inc. , a clinical diagnostics company. The funding round included full participation of existing investors Claremont Creek Ventures and XSeed Capital . Press Release ...
Antimicrobial Resistance: Antibiotics Stewardsh... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jun 12 2014]
Antimicrobial resistance is one of the most significant threats to public health globally. It will worsen in the coming decades without concerted efforts to spur the development of new antibiotics, while ensuring the appropriate use of existing antibiotics. ...
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