Top News: HCAIs

Here are the top read news for #HCAIs: No one knows how many patients are dying from superbug infections in California hospitals: On her medical chart, a doctor scribbled “CRKP,” an ominous abbreviation for one of the world’s most lethal superbugs, underlining it three times. Doctors tried antibiotic after antibiotic. But after five weeks in…

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…