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The Scranton Times-Tribune
West Intermediate students gain understanding and respect via war stories from local vetssaid Mr. Granville, whose twin brother and fellow vet, Joseph Granville, commit
West Intermediate students gain understanding and respect via war stories from local vets
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
said Mr. Granville, whose twin brother and fellow vet, Joseph Granville, committed suicide in 2010. While being treated at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, he met other injured vets who were determined to continue leading active... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribunesaid Mr. Granville, whose twin brother and fellow vet, Joseph Granville, commit
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
said Mr. Granville, whose twin brother and fellow vet, Joseph Granville, committed suicide in 2010. While being treated at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, he met other injured vets who were determined to continue leading active... Read more
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The Advocate
Exoneration of Reginald Adams leaves open questions about murder of NOPD officer’s wife— details an investigation by Venezia and Detective Sam Gebbia, who now works u
Exoneration of Reginald Adams leaves open questions about murder of NOPD officer’s wife
The Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
— details an investigation by Venezia and Detective Sam Gebbia, who now works under embattled St. Tammany District Attorney Walter Reed, into a high-profile 1979 murder. Ulfers was a cop’s wife, the daughter of a retired police major and a mother... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Nightmare superbug’ found in the U.S.infection at a military clinic in Pennsylvania. Because her urine culture had u
‘Nightmare superbug’ found in the U.S.
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
infection at a military clinic in Pennsylvania. Because her urine culture had unusual results, the sample was sent to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, which identified the drug resistance. The bacteria, though resistant to... Read more
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Philly.com
Disabled veteran coaches disabled youth hockey teamteam three years ago through former Chicago Blackhawks assistant equipment mana
Disabled veteran coaches disabled youth hockey team
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
team three years ago through former Chicago Blackhawks assistant equipment manager Clint Reif and his outreach work at Walter Reed Military Hospital. But Garrison barely knew how to skate and had never paid attention to the sport. He had only... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Veteran says 1st Amendment rights are being violated by his condo associationwas never called to active duty as a combat medic but instead spent his enliste
Veteran says 1st Amendment rights are being violated by his condo association
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted yesterday
was never called to active duty as a combat medic but instead spent his enlisted years working as a dental technician at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. Kronen said he still feels the loss of friends from the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Disabled veteran coaches disabled youth hockey teamteam three years ago through former Chicago Blackhawks assistant equipment mana
Disabled veteran coaches disabled youth hockey team
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
team three years ago through former Chicago Blackhawks assistant equipment manager Clint Reif and his outreach work at Walter Reed Military Hospital. But Garrison barely knew how to skate and had never paid attention to the sport. He had only... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Disabled veteran coaches disabled youth hockey teamteam three years ago through former Chicago Blackhawks assistant equipment mana
Disabled veteran coaches disabled youth hockey team
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
team three years ago through former Chicago Blackhawks assistant equipment manager Clint Reif and his outreach work at Walter Reed Military Hospital. But Garrison barely knew how to skate and had never paid attention to the sport. He had only... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Corrected: US sees first case of bacteria resistant to last-resort antibioticcolistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,"
Corrected: US sees first case of bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotic
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
colistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria," said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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Wired News
That New Superbug Was Found in a UTI and That’s Keyurinary tract infection—it can cause serious kidney damage. But her doctor did
That New Superbug Was Found in a UTI and That’s Key
Wired News / Posted yesterday
urinary tract infection—it can cause serious kidney damage. But her doctor did take a urine sample, which ended up at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where researchers had recently started testing for colistin resistance. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug'that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug'
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. Scientists from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research say the finding is disturbing but does not mean it’s the end of antibiotics as we know... Read more
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ajc.com
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. (Photo by Sean Ga
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images) Scientists from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research say the finding is disturbing but does not mean it’s the end of antibiotics as we know... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. (Photo by Sean Ga
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images) Scientists from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research say the finding is disturbing but does not mean it’s the end of antibiotics as we know... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Ricky Lee to perform two concerts Memorial Day weekendNFL games. He has entertained our Soldiers and Veterans at Fort Carson, CO., Br
Ricky Lee to perform two concerts Memorial Day weekend
The Alliance Review / Posted 2 days ago
NFL games. He has entertained our Soldiers and Veterans at Fort Carson, CO., Brook Army Medical Center in San Antonio, TX. Walter Reed Army Hospital, White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico and in Washington DC at the WWII Memorial. He has recently... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. Scientists from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research say the finding is disturbing but does not mean it’s the end of antibiotics as we know... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. Scientists from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research say the finding is disturbing but does not mean it’s the end of antibiotics as we know... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug' found in Pa. womanthat resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug' found in Pa. woman
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. Scientists from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research say the finding is disturbing but does not mean it’s the end of antibiotics as we know... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to
Researchers hopeful to find antibiotic cure for rare ‘superbug’
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
that resists Colistin, an antibiotic prescribed when all others have failed to cure an infection. Scientists from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research say the finding is disturbing but does not mean it’s the end of antibiotics as we know... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Superbug bacteria found in Pa. poses “No imminent threat” to public, says CDCtract infection, according to the CDC, and her urine sample showed traces of th
Superbug bacteria found in Pa. poses “No imminent threat” to public, says CDC
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
tract infection, according to the CDC, and her urine sample showed traces of the MCR-1 gene. The sample was taken to Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Pennsylvania's Department of Health says the CDC is leading the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
How This Marathon-Running Vet Who Lost Both Legs Found His Footing After AfghanistanGermany for a 24-hour emergency surgery. On top of losing his legs, he'd broken
How This Marathon-Running Vet Who Lost Both Legs Found His Footing After Afghanistan
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Germany for a 24-hour emergency surgery. On top of losing his legs, he'd broken his pelvis and femur. When he arrived at Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, D.C., he was wheelchair-bound for four months until they could fit on the prosthesis.... Read more
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NBC News
Five Reasons to Worry About the New Superbugone to another. Plasmids can even be passed between species — a kind of intersp
Five Reasons to Worry About the New Superbug
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
one to another. Plasmids can even be passed between species — a kind of interspecies bacterial sex. Patrick McGann at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research outside Washington, D.C. likens it to a truck. "We refer to them as promiscuous... Read more
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Medical News Today
Bacterial resistance to 'last-resort' antibiotic reaches the U.S.gene mcr-1 found in patient's urine sample In the journal Antimicrobial Agents
Bacterial resistance to 'last-resort' antibiotic reaches the U.S.
Medical News Today / Posted 2 days ago
gene mcr-1 found in patient's urine sample In the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, investigators from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) and the Multidrug Resistant Organism Repository and Surveillance Network... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US uncovers first case of bacteria resistant to all antibioticscolistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,”
US uncovers first case of bacteria resistant to all antibiotics
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,” said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. “To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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The China Post
First US case of superbug reportedfound in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
First US case of superbug reported
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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Al.com
Wounded vet breaks ground on Riverside homeexplosive device. A 12-year veteran, Causey earned a Purple Heart and a Bronze
Wounded vet breaks ground on Riverside home
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
explosive device. A 12-year veteran, Causey earned a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star. In a month, he will leave for Walter Reed Hospital for his 41st surgery in the last five years, while workers begin manufacturing his new, specially... Read more
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Mashable
Superbug resistant to last-resort antibiotic found in the United Statesfound in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
Superbug resistant to last-resort antibiotic found in the United States
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Milton veteran reflects on lost military brothersTake a second. Bow your head, and say a prayer.”Since Palmer and his family’s J
Milton veteran reflects on lost military brothers
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Take a second. Bow your head, and say a prayer.”Since Palmer and his family’s July 27, 2012, return from his recovery at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, the Santa Rosa County Veterans Memorial Foundation and the Pensacola-based Gulf Coast... Read more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Press Releasesan old antibiotic but it was the only one left for what I call nightmare bacter
CDC Press Releases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Posted 2 days ago
an old antibiotic but it was the only one left for what I call nightmare bacteria, CRE. What the Defense Department did at Walter Reed is they took organisms that were resistant -- that had CRE that it had extended resistance, and they tested them... Read more
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Times News
Report: 1st US case of germ resistant to last resort drugfound in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
Report: 1st US case of germ resistant to last resort drug
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
A dreaded superbug found for the first time in a U.S. womanas a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pe
A dreaded superbug found for the first time in a U.S. woman
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
as a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pennsylvania, and a sample was forwarded to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Walter Reed found the bacteria in her urine. No other details were available,... Read more
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The Mercury News
1st US case of germ resistant to last resort drugfound in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
1st US case of germ resistant to last resort drug
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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dna
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibioticscolistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,"
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibiotics
dna / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria," said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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CTV News
First U.S. case of E. coli resistant to last-resort drugfound in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
First U.S. case of E. coli resistant to last-resort drug
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Dreaded superbug found for the first time in U.S. womanas a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pe
Dreaded superbug found for the first time in U.S. woman
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
as a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pennsylvania, and a sample was forwarded to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Walter Reed found the bacteria in her urine. No other details were available,... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Report: 1st U.S. Case of Germ Resistant to Last Resort Drugfound in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
Report: 1st U.S. Case of Germ Resistant to Last Resort Drug
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Dreaded superbug found for the first time in U.S. womanas a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pe
Dreaded superbug found for the first time in U.S. woman
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
as a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pennsylvania, and a sample was forwarded to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Walter Reed found the bacteria in her urine. No other details were available,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Superbug resistant to last resort antibiotic identified in the USThe antibiotic-resistant strain was identified last month in the urine of a wom
Superbug resistant to last resort antibiotic identified in the US
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
The antibiotic-resistant strain was identified last month in the urine of a woman from Pennsylvania. The sample was sent to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center where it was tested for colistin susceptibility. As reported in Antimicrobial... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibioticscolistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,”
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibiotics
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,” said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre. “To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
U.S. sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibioticscolistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,”
U.S. sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibiotics
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,” said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. “To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
First US patient infected with antibiotic -resistant superbugfound in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
First US patient infected with antibiotic -resistant superbug
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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CBS News
Superbugs threat grows more ominous in U.S.found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding
Superbugs threat grows more ominous in U.S.
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
found in a pig in the United States, but there was nothing to link the finding to the Pennsylvania case. Researchers at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, who did the confirmatory tests, reported on the Pennsylvania case Thursday in a... Read more
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Fortune
The U.S. Just Reported Its First Superbug Infection Resistant to All Antibioticscolistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,”
The U.S. Just Reported Its First Superbug Infection Resistant to All Antibiotics
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,” said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. “To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibioticscolistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,"
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibiotics
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria," said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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Times of Malta
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibioticscolistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,"
US sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibiotics
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria," said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A first in U.S.: Patient infected with bacteria resistant to last-resort antibioticcommonly used first for such infections. Because her urine culture had unusual
A first in U.S.: Patient infected with bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotic
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
commonly used first for such infections. Because her urine culture had unusual results, the sample was sent to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, which identified the drug resistance. The bacteria, though resistant to... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Woman found to harbor 'superbug' resistant to all approved antibioticsresistant to colistin in more than two dozen countries, said study co-author Pa
Woman found to harbor 'superbug' resistant to all approved antibiotics
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
resistant to colistin in more than two dozen countries, said study co-author Patrick McGann, a senior microbiologist at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. Given the danger of colistin-resistant bacteria, doctors at... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Only a matter of time before drug-resistant superbug reaches Australia: expertcolistin. "[This] heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug-resistant bacteria,"
Only a matter of time before drug-resistant superbug reaches Australia: expert
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. "[This] heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug-resistant bacteria," said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
U.S. sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibioticscolistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,"
U.S. sees first case of bacteria resistant to all antibiotics
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. "(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria," said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. "To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Woman’s medical case raises superbug fearscolistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,”
Woman’s medical case raises superbug fears
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
colistin. “(This) heralds the emergence of truly pan-drug resistant bacteria,” said the study, which was conducted by the Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre. “To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of mcr-1 in the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
First bacteria resistant to all antibiotics found in U.S. womanas a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pe
First bacteria resistant to all antibiotics found in U.S. woman
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
as a last resort when other antibiotics fail. The woman went to a clinic in Pennsylvania, and a sample was forwarded to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Walter Reed found the bacteria in her urine. No other details were available,... Read more
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