Not able to attend ECCMID this year? You can catch up with all the action from today with our daily video, best of social media and the biggest headlines.
Today was the first day of the annual 29th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) and we’re excited to be attending! You can find a daily video update, our pick of the posters, the biggest news stories and more in our daily updates.
The ECDC has reported that the burden of healthcare-associated infections is substantial and variability in microbiological testing suggests these infections could be managed better, according to research presented at ECCMID.
ECCMID19: Mortality rate in bloodstream infections varies hugely depending on the causative organism
Research presented at ECCMID has highlighted large variations in mortality rate associated with different bloodstream infections, as well as the threat posed by these infections.
ECCMID19: Immune response to Ebola 2 years post-infection could provide clues for vaccine development
Two years after Ebola infection, survivors exhibit specific memory T cell responses against ebolavirus, according to new research presented at ECCMID.
We answer some popular questions about ECCMID 2019 and give our thoughts on some of the talks you shouldn’t miss if you’ll be attending this year!
Find out more about the headlines from the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections 2019 (CROI) in our round-up of conference news.
There comes the dreaded time in everyone’s course or job where they hear the word ‘presentation’. Here, Allison Cartwirght gives us her top tips for preparation, practice and presenting!
Meeting report: Non-tuberculous mycobacterial lung disease at the 2018 International Congress of the European Respiratory Society
The International Congress of the European Respiratory Society, 15–19 September, Paris (France), is the largest respiratory medicine meeting in the world. Find out about the latest research on non-tuberculous mycobacteria lung disease (NTM-LD) discussed at the 2018 congress in this report.
Glenn Tillotson gives us an overview of the CDiff Foundation’s 6th annual educational meeting, including updates on new C. difficile IDSA/SHEA clinical guidelines and patient perspectives.