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Bacteria impervious to last-line antibiotic found in US

ANA SmartBrief | May 27, 2016

A case of Escherichia coli resistant to last-resort antibiotic colistin has been identified in a 49-year-old woman in Pennsylvania, according to an article in the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. "The medicine cabinet is empty for some patients. It is the end of the road for antibiotics unless we act urgently," said CDC Director Thomas Frieden. Medscape (free registration) (05/26) Reuters (05/27)


Pediatricians call for hiring more school nurses

ANA SmartBrief | May 24, 2016

Nurses' observations key to simple delirium test

ANA SmartBrief | May 27, 2016

Phototherapy for newborns tied to slight rise in cancer risk

ANA SmartBrief | May 24, 2016

Study finds improved infant sleep with graduated extinction method

ANA SmartBrief | May 25, 2016

Researchers find Tdap vaccine is safe in pregnant women

ANA SmartBrief | May 26, 2016

Why the VA is right to expand APRNs' roles

ANA SmartBrief | May 27, 2016

Study: Functional declines may be greater for elderly cancer survivors

ANA SmartBrief | May 25, 2016

CDC: 133 sicknesses linked to tiny turtles since January 2015

ANA SmartBrief | May 24, 2016

Psychologist offers ways to reduce employee stress

ANA SmartBrief | May 27, 2016


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