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Old 02-18-2009, 12:47 PM
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Cool Some good news in the battle against drug resistant bacteria

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090217/..._staph_success


CHICAGO ? A government report says the rate of dangerous staph infections has dropped dramatically in hospital intensive-care units, a rare encouraging sign about a hard-to-treat "superbug." The report involving nearly 600 hospitals is the largest to document a long-term decline in the level of IV tube-related infections of MRSA, a deadly drug-resistant staph germ.
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I see where they credit preventive measures for this drop in the infection rate. Great. Now, all they need to do is to implement some penalties with teeth in them for those who don't take these measures
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