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  • WHO publishes the WHO medically important antimicrobials list for human medicine February 20, 2024
    The responsible and prudent use of antimicrobials needs to be improved in all sectors — human, animal, plant/crop and environment — to preserve their public health benefits. In particular, antimicrobials that are medically important for human medicine need to be preserved by reducing their use in the non-human sectors.
  • RSV: Preventable and treatable infection of young and old February 20, 2024
    Respiratory syncytial virus affects infants, young children and older adults, particularly those with compromised respiratory or cardiovascular health.
  • What to know about long COVID in children February 20, 2024
    An estimated 5.8 million children in the United States have had long COVID, which may occur in up to 20% of children infected with SARS-CoV-2, according to the authors of a new state-of-the-art narrative review published in Pediatrics.
  • WHO publishes the WHO medically important antimicrobials list for human medicine February 20, 2024
    The responsible and prudent use of antimicrobials needs to be improved in all sectors — human, animal, plant/crop and environment — to preserve their public health benefits. In particular, antimicrobials that are medically important for human medicine need to be preserved by reducing their use in the non-human sectors.
  • CDC updates antimicrobial resistance investment map February 20, 2024
    According to the Association for Professional in Infection Control and Epidemiology, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently released a revised version of its Antimicrobial Resistance Investment Map.

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