Top News: #Infections

Here are the top read news for #Infections: CDC sounds the alarm about salmonella risk from small turtles: Stay away from small turtles: they are behind four separate salmonella outbreaks that sickened 133 people across the U.S. since last year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In an announcement today, the CDC…

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Here are the top read news on #Infections: Deadly bacteria infection spreads across Midwest, health officials search for source: Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed one case of Elizabethkingia in a resident who died earlier this year. The individual had the same strain of Elizabethkingia that has been confirmed in 57 patients in Wisconsin since…

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Here are the top read news for #Nursing: How To Survive (And Maybe Even Fall In Love With) MedSurg In Nursing School: It could be argued that the first year of nursing school is the hardest. Most classes are rigorous and demand complete focus from the first day to the last. Many find the transition…

Top News: #Infections

Here are the top read news for #Infections: Antibiotic-coated tubes ‘could cut child infection rates’: Fewer children would develop infections in intensive care if the plastic tubes used to deliver drugs straight into their veins were coated in antibiotics, a study in The Lancet suggests. At present the practice is used only in adults, but…