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University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Study Featured in Contagion Article

Aug 14, 2020

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Study Featured in Contagion Article

An article by Monica Mahoney, PharmD, was released yesterday on Contagion®. In the article, Mahoney reviews a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) study by Dare, Lusardi, Pearson, et al., published in Clinical Infectious Diseases, which found that use of the Accelerate Pheno system enabled significant reductions time to first antibiotic intervention, times to both escalation and de-escalation of therapy, and length of stay (LOS). Read the Contagion article here and the full study here.