Antimicrobial Resistance

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Name: Antimicrobial Resistance
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Study: too many kids taking antibiotics

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Despite continued warnings that the overuse of antibiotics is enabling so-called superbugs -- infectious diseases resistant to drugs -- physicians continue to prescribe children and teenagers antibiotics about twice as often ... [Published UPI - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Policy paper: Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR): government response

The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee published it’s recommendations to improve antimicrobial resistance (AMR) on 7 July 2014. The government’s response to the Committee’s report addresses each of the Committee’s recommendations, incl ... [Published Cabinet Office - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

ANSELL : Hand Hygiene and Glove Compliance

Hand Hygiene and Glove ComplianceBy Patty Taylor, V.P. Professional Education and Clinical Affairs, AnsellPatients are being exposed to, and acquire infection, as a result of contact with pathogens in the healthcare setting. The overall prevalence of ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

World Innovation Summit for Health joins forces with Health Affairs to launch September issue

Health Affairs has published its September issue on global healthcare policy, featuring 10 articles written by World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) authors and contributors.WISH, an initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community ... [Published Qatar is Booming - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Antimicrobial Resistance: Addressing The Global Threat Through Greater Awareness And Transformative Action [Improving Care & Health]

Antimicrobial therapies have played an unquestionably important role in advancing modern medical and surgical care, treating animals, reducing the global burden of communicable disease, and prolonging human life expectancy. These transformational benefits ... [Published Health Affairs current issue - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

AHA News Now: Group calls for national strategy to address antimicrobial resistance

The Infectious Diseases Society of America today launched the U.S. Stakeholder Forum on Antimicrobial Resistance ( S-FAR ), which will work to inform federal policy on the issue. Among other goals, the group calls for a national strategy to address antimicrobial ... [Published AHA News - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

BIO Participating in Newly Formed IDSA Stakeholder Group on Antimicrobial Resistance

BIO will be participating in a newly formed partnership which will work collaboratively to inform federal policy and find ways to better combat the growing crisis of antimicrobial resistance. Launched yesterday by the Infectious Diseases Society of ... [Published I Am Biotech - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

New efforts to support battle against superbugs

CLEVELAND - For more than seventy years, we've taken for granted the prescriptions that cure infections that were once life threatening. From Fleming's discovery of penicillin through multiple generations of other drugs, our health and lifespan has improved ... [Published NewsNet 5 - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

IDSA Convenes New National Stakeholder Group on Antimicrobial Resistance

Today the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) launched the U.S. Stakeholder Forum on Antimicrobial Resistance (S-FAR) and released the Forum’s foundational principles. More than 75 national organizations, representing medical and allied health ... [Published Infection Control Today - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

British Council fund antibiotic research

The British Council Researcher Links programme has recently collaborated in a workshop with the Thailand Research Fund, on Antimicrobial Use and Antimicrobial Resistance in Foodborne Pathogens.Enas Newire and Liam Reynolds, PhD students in Dr Adam Roberts’ ... [Published Government Opportunities - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Fluctuating Trends Found in Antimicrobial Resistance

Both increasing and decreasing trends in antimicrobial resistance are reported in the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) 2011 Executive Report released by the FDA in August.NARMS is an ongoing collaborative effort by the FDA, ... [Published Food Quality - Aug 25 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]

Quotes

...Steve Solomon, director of the CDC's Office of Antimicrobial Resistance, recently told Medical News Today . "And the more antibiotics are used, the more quickly bacteria develop resistance. The use of antibiotics at any time in any setting puts biological pressure on bacteria that promotes the development of resistance."
...of one active substance that is effective against a narrow spectrum of bacteria, the honey contains 13 lactic acid bacteria that may be able to "produce the right kind of antimicrobial compounds as needed, depending on the threat."
"One of many reasons why antibiotic use is so high is that there is a poor understanding of the differences between bacteria, viruses and other pathogens, and of the proper use and value of antibiotics" he said

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Farmaceuticals - Reuters [Published PharmaGossip - 3 hours ago]
Report Shows Farmers’ Indiscriminate Use Of Ant... [Published The Consumerist - Sep 15 2014]
Study: too many kids taking antibiotics [Published UPI - Sep 15 2014]
Antibiotics are 'overprescribed' among children... [Published Medical News Today - Sep 15 2014]
Building new models of drug discovery in Europe... [Published Drug Discovery World - Sep 15 2014]
Policy paper: Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance... [Published Cabinet Office - Sep 12 2014]
Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 67, 11 September 2014 [Published NHS England - Sep 11 2014]
ANSELL : Hand Hygiene and Glove Compliance [Published 4 Traders - Sep 11 2014]
Antibiotic resistance: how has it become a glob... [Published Medical News Today - Sep 10 2014]
Does Variation among Provincial Drug Formulary ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 09 2014]
Institute for Life Sciences Collaboration a Spo... [Published PR Urgent - Sep 09 2014]
World Innovation Summit for Health joins forces... [Published Qatar is Booming - Sep 09 2014]
Antimicrobial Resistance: Addressing The Global... [Published Health Affairs current issue - Sep 08 2014]
Antibiotic mis-use continues unabated in Australia [Published Medianet - Sep 08 2014]
AHA News Now: Group calls for national strategy... [Published AHA News - Sep 06 2014]
BIO Participating in Newly Formed IDSA Stakehol... [Published I Am Biotech - Sep 05 2014]
World Innovation Summit For Health (WISH) Joins... [Published TheStreet.com - Sep 05 2014]
World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) Joins... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Sep 05 2014]
Medical Doctor, Veterinarians to Address NIAA's... [Published Farm Futures - Sep 05 2014]
New efforts to support battle against superbugs [Published NewsNet 5 - Sep 04 2014]
IDSA Convenes New National Stakeholder Group on... [Published Infection Control Today - Sep 04 2014]
5. NIAA Announces Keynote Speaker for Antibioti... [Published Feed and Grain - Sep 02 2014]
Differences in risk-factor profiles between pat... [Published 7thSpace - Sep 01 2014]
Driving forces of vancomycin-resistant E. faeci... [Published 7thSpace - Sep 01 2014]
Government guidelines to curb random use of ant... [Published Kathmandu Post - Aug 31 2014]
Dr. Lonnie King to keynote NIAA Antibiotic Symp... [Published CattleNetwork.com - Aug 26 2014]
Synthetic Biologics Announces Presentation of P... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 26 2014]
British Council fund antibiotic research [Published Government Opportunities - Aug 25 2014]
Fluctuating Trends Found in Antimicrobial Resis... [Published Food Quality - Aug 25 2014]
VMD’s R&D programme Topic Proposals. [Published Veterinary Medicines Directorate - Aug 22 2014]
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Farmaceuticals - Reuters [Published PharmaGossip - 3 hours ago]
Documents reveal how poultry firms systematically feed antibiotics to flocksBy Brian Grow, P.J. Huffstutter and Michael ErmanFiled Sept. 15, 2014, 1 p.m. GMTPervasive use fuels concerns about impact on human health, emergence of resistant superbugsMajor ...
Report Shows Farmers’ Indiscriminate Use Of Ant... [Published The Consumerist - Sep 15 2014]
( Fuzzy Gerdes ) While the medical community and public health advocates continue to call on the FDA to better regulate the widespread use of antibiotics in animal feed, farmers and pharmaceutical companies try to claim that these drugs are primarily ...
Antimicrobial Resistance: Addressing The Global... [Published Health Affairs current issue - Sep 08 2014]
Antimicrobial therapies have played an unquestionably important role in advancing modern medical and surgical care, treating animals, reducing the global burden of communicable disease, and prolonging human life expectancy. These transformational benefits ...
BIO Participating in Newly Formed IDSA Stakehol... [Published I Am Biotech - Sep 05 2014]
BIO will be participating in a newly formed partnership which will work collaboratively to inform federal policy and find ways to better combat the growing crisis of antimicrobial resistance. Launched yesterday by the Infectious Diseases Society of ...
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 ...
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