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Deaths Attributable to Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Infections
Dr. Mike Miller reads an abridged version of the article, Deaths Attributable to Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Infections. Created: 8/6/2014 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Date Released: 8/13/2014.
Quiet Moment around the Campfire
Byron Breedlove reads his essay, "Quiet Moment around the Campfire," about the art of Frederic Remington and the transmission of pathogens as frontiers expand. Created: 6/18/2014 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Date Released: 6/19/2014.
Outbreak of Streptococcus pneumoniae in a Psychiatric Unit
Dr. Katherine Fleming-Dutra, an epidemiologist at CDC, discusses her investigation of a Streptococcus pneumoniae outbreak in a pediatric psychiatric unit. Created: 11/2/2012 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID); National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD). Date Released: 11/5/2012.
Reflections on 30 Years of AIDS—Part 2
Dr. Jams Curran, Dean of the Rollins School of Public Health and Co-Director of Emory’s Center for AIDS Research, and Dr. Harold Jaffe, CDC’s Associate Director for Science, reflect on 30 years of the AIDS epidemic. Created: 6/15/2011 by National Center for Emerging Zoonotic and Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Date Released: 6/20/2011.
The Mystery of Increased Hospitalizations of Elderly Patients
Pneumonia is a common illness that affects millions of people in the United States every year. In some people, particularly the elderly and those who are ill from pre-existing conditions, bacterial pneumonia may follow influenza or even a common cold. Dr. Martin Meltzer, discusses two articles in the May 2008 issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases journal about increased pneumonia-related hospitalizations of elderly patients in England. Created: 4/15/2008 by Emerging Infectious Diseases. Date Released: 4/30/2008.
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