A study carried out in Oxford University Hospital NHS Trust area, between 2008 and 2011, suggests that only about 1 in 5 of C difficile infections are being spread between patients in hospital. There is growing awareness that community-acquired C.
This new report examines the hypothesis that access to an at-house water supply will deliver significantly greater health, social and economic benefits than those derived from a shared public water supply. The research was carried out in Ghana, South Africa and Vietnam.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a new report on the burden and threat posed by antibiotic-resistant germs and strategies to address the issue.
On Sept 10th the UK published its “Five Year Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy (2103-2018). Its primary aim is to slow the development and spread of AMR. The aims will be achieved by focusing on action in 7 Key areas.
IFH has just completed a new report showing what IFH is, and what it does.