Exclusive AMR Series, Part 5: Antibiotic Resistance: The Complete Solution

bioMérieux Connection sat down with Jason M. Pogue, PharmD, BCPS-ID, an infectious disease clinical pharmacist, for a wide-ranging conversation about antimicrobial resistance and stewardship. Dr. Pogue is a Clinical Pharmacist of Infectious Diseases at Sinai-Grace Hospital – Detroit Medical Center and Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. His research …

Active Body-Builder Comes Close to Death Due to Late Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism

Meeting John Scirica in August of 2012, it would be hard to accept that he was 64-years-old, let alone that he was near death from a rare case of bilateral pulmonary embolism.  The condition left the pulmonary arteries in both of his lungs blocked from blood clots that very likely traveled there from his leg. …

Exclusive AMR Series, Part 4: Why Technology Alone Can’t Solve Antibiotic Resistance

bioMérieux Connection sat down with Jason M. Pogue, PharmD, BCPS-ID, an infectious disease clinical pharmacist, for a wide-ranging conversation about antimicrobial resistance and stewardship. Dr. Pogue is a Clinical Pharmacist of Infectious Diseases at Sinai-Grace Hospital – Detroit Medical Center and Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. His research …

Poster: Everyone Matters in the Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance

Understanding your role in detecting, reducing and preventing the development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is key to combating this growing threat. Once we realize how our actions can impact AMR, we can then take appropriate actions to stop and reduce its development and spread. Acknowledging that certain current clinical, industrial, agricultural and veterinary practices may …