Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has gained less attention during the COVID-19 pandemic, although its role as one of the leading global health...

February 16, 2022
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Immediate actions are required to decrease the global burden of antimicrobial resistance A recent study published new estimates about the b...

January 27, 2022
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Overprescribing of antibiotics is common in nursing homes Antibiotic overprescribing in lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) is commo...

November 24, 2021
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Recently published study by Perrella et al. evaluated the usefulness of C-reactive protein (CRP) and procalcitonin (PCT) as markers of infec...

November 4, 2021
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The first results of the UPCARE study (Using Point-of-care C-reactive protein to Guide Antibiotic Prescribing for Respiratory Tract Infectio...

October 6, 2021
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The concern about antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has finally forced the spotlight onto urinary tract infection (UTI) which affects approxima...

September 21, 2021
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In the past decade, antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has been pointed out as an emerging global health threat. Now there are concerns that COV...

September 8, 2021
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Sore throat (acute pharyngitis) is one of the most common reasons for primary care visits. 50-70% of the patients are treated with antibioti...

January 26, 2021
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