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C. difficile infections are a common form of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). According to the CDC, C. difficile caused almost half a million infections in the U.S. in 2011, with 29,000 individuals dying within 30 days of initial diagnosis. The Peggy Lillis Foundation (PLF) provides 5 strategies and actions to reduce the occurrence of C. diff. PLF […]

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BATH, United Kingdom & BRISTOL, United Kingdom & SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A pioneering method for fighting burn infections in children using viruses which ‘eat’ disease-causing bacteria has been awarded new funding. “The fact that bacteria are becoming more and more resistant to antibiotics is extremely worrying.” It is hoped the project will develop a burns dressing that […]

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