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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are leading threats in USA, experts say
Liz Szabo, USA TODAY
The USA could save 37,000 lives over the next five years by taking immediate action to improve the way it fights health care-associated infections, according to a new report from the Categories: News
When the Storey family of Elkton, Maryland, had taken their seriously ill baby to A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children with a puzzling undiagnosed respiratory distress, testing uncovered a serious lung infection related to the MRSA “Superbug”.
With a death rate of nearly 20 percent for MRSA pneumonia, or sepsis, and up to a 40-percent recurrent infection rate for those who have bee…