Peters, et al. (2019) provide a commentary timed around this year's Clean Your Hands campaign, and note that, "Quality healthcare should be available to everyone.
Peter Marks, MD, PhD, director of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, has issued the following statement on the agency's continued confidence in the safety and effectiveness of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine:
In 2000, measles was declared to be eliminated in the United States, when no sustained transmission of the virus was seen in this country for more than 12 months.
A Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) research team developed a microfluidic-based drug screening chip that identifies synergistic interactions between two antibiotics in eight hours.
For decades, hospitals have worked to get doctors, nurses and others to wash their hands and prevent the spread of germs. But a new study suggests they may want to expand those efforts to their patients, too.
Nipah virus is a type of RNA virus transmitted from animals to humans. The infection causes severe respiratory illness and symptoms including cough, headache and fever, which can progress into encephalitis, seizure and coma.
The WHO SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands global hand hygiene campaign, launched in 2009 and celebrated annually on May 5, features specific calls to action seeking to increase engagement from stakeholders’ collaborations in hand hygiene improvement.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today issued a final rule designed to help ensure that hand sanitizers a
One of the greatest medical breakthroughs of modern civilization — vaccinations — has become increasingly controversial in recent years.