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CDC Speaks About New Data From Antimicrobial Resistance Threats Fact Sheet

July 18th 2024

In a follow-up to Infection Control Today's (ICT's) article on the CDC's Antimicrobial Resistance Threats in the US 2021-2022 release, Michael Craig, MPP, director of CDC's Antimicrobial Resistance Coordination and Strategy Unit, answers ICT's questions.

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CDC Releases Antimicrobial Resistant Threats Data From During 2021-2022

July 16th 2024

A probabilistic model on the expected reduction in postinfection transmission risk for vaccinated versus unvaccinated individuals.  (Image credit: Study's authors)
Evaluating the Impact of Testing and Timely Diagnosis on Disease Transmission

July 16th 2024

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COVID-19 Is Hitting Its Summer Surge

July 15th 2024

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Intersection of Infection Prevention and Vascular Health: Insights From William Shutze, MD, FACS

July 3rd 2024

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