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Medicine: Superbug #990836

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 25, 2011
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(Studio: David Muir) The spread of the "superbug," an infection at hospitals that antibiotics can't stop, introduced.

(Los Angeles: Yunji de Nies) This most dangerous superbug featured; statistics about CRPK and other bacteria cited; details given about what it does to the body. [Steve WINTERS - comments on his mother's fatal infections.] [CDC Dr. Arjun SRINIVASAN†- says there are not many treatments available.] [Wake Forest infectious disease expert Dr. Christopher OHL†- comments on treatment.]

(Studio: David Muir, Richard Besser) The problems with this bug, the lack of treatment options, the dangers of infection spreading at hospitals from unclean hands discussed.

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