31st Congress of IUSTI-Europe on Sexually Transmitted Infections
The 31st IUSTI (International Union Against Sexually Transmitted Infections) Europe Congress addressed the broad range of science and clinical practice in the field of sexually transmitted infections.
High rate of acquisition of faecal carriage of multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae after international travel
The study by Ruppé et al. is the largest study to date that confirms the high frequency of faecal carriage of multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in European travellers returning from Asia, Africa or Latin America each year.
US CDC report on antibiotic resistance threats in the United States, 2013
Antimicrobial resistance represent a serious threat to public health and patient safety and is a worldwide problem. Each year, in the European Union (EU) at least 25 000 patients die of infections with multidrug-resistant bacteria.
A cluster of oseltamivir resistant 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) viruses was reported in Viet Nam. No evidence of further community transmission of resistant viruses
Transmission of oseltamivir resistant 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) viruses occurred among 6 students during a long train trip (42 hours) in Viet Nam in July 2009.