Showing posts from April, 2012

The end of post-op prophylactic antibiotics?

New and improved!

Detecting antibiotic resistance is hard!

An Iowa City Non-Virtual Chat Room

Alcohol hand rub prevents rhinovirus infection (despite the authors’ claims) and it can get you really pissed!

If you're criticizing methods, your methods better be strong

CDC "shameful and unethical"???

Did "Getting to Zero" contribute to the death of Facts?

Manuscript Provenance: Why NEJM has a high retraction rate (and it's not a reason mentioned in the NYT)

The Year in Infection Control: Almost Live from ECCMID 2012

Loophole Found in FDA Antibiotic Restriction Rule

Good news, bad news, on the use of antibiotics in livestock

JAMA's Hand Hygiene Ditty

Chlorhexidine: Just can't get enough!

Revisiting the VA MRSA Initiative

Why is the public health community losing to Jenny McCarthy?

Reducing barriers to fecal microbiota transplant (FMT)