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IPAC News for the week of July 19 to July 23, 2021Jul262021

Outbreak of Acute Respiratory Illness Associated with Human Adenovirus Type 4 at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, 2019. Journal    Predictors of hospital-acquired bacterial and fungal superinfections in COVID-19: a prospective observational study. Journal    US gymnast tests positive for Covid-19 days before Olympics. News   ‘Freedom Day’ kicks off in U.K. as country drops… Read more »

IPAC News for the week of July 12 to July 16, 2021Jul192021

What must be done to tackle vaccine hesitancy and barriers to COVID-19 vaccination in migrants? Journal  A Nosocomial Outbreak of Invasive Listeriosis in An Italian Hospital: Epidemiological and Genomic Features. Journal  Canada donating 17.7M AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines amid global disparities. News Grey Bruce Health Unit declares COVID-19 outbreak tied to field party. News ‘Surprising amount… Read more »

IPAC News for the week of July 5 to July 9, 2021Jul122021

Epidemiology of Mucormycosis in India. Journal    Epidemiology of and risk factors for mortality due to carbapenemase-producing organisms (CPO) in healthcare facilities. Journal    Healthcare workers ‘trickle in’ to Yukon to help tackle COVID-19 outbreak. News   Doug Ford says next steps in Ontario’s COVID-19 reopening plan to be announced within 3 weeks. News  … Read more »

IPAC News for the week of June 28 to July 2, 2021Jul052021

Post covid invasive oppurtunistic fungal infections: A deadly addition to the pandemic. Journal   Zero health care–associated respiratory viral infections: impact of enhanced infection prevention on a renal unit during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic. Journal     First Candida auris Outbreak during a COVID-19 Pandemic in a Tertiary-Care Center in Lebanon. Journal    Toronto… Read more »