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Researchers of a recent study found that corticosteroid use among individuals with influenza may increase both mortality and hospital-acquired infection.
The 2019 novel coronavirus, which until this time has been referred to as 2019-nCoV, has been officially named.

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Michael Cawley, PharmD, explains why he believes a recently approved diagnostic test has enormous potential for use.
After rates of Clostridium Difficile infection jumped, Alex Ganetsky, PharmD, began a program to reduce the chance of infection in bone marrow transplant patients.
Pragnesh Patel, MD, and colleagues conducted a survey at 5 LTCFs to assess HCP knowledge about CDI and their compliance with both the 2010 SHEA?IDSA guidelines for CDI prevention and their facility's standard infection control practices.
The authors present the case of a 89-year-old woman with zoster sine herpete along with tactics for treatment and prevention.
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