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Our Education Center is your entry point into our library of educational webinars, websites and videos. Enjoy some of the selected highlights below or click through to explore.

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Get the Right Test

The flu season is variable and its impact widespread. This challenge is compounded by the coinciding RSV and Strep A season. On Get The Right Test, you can learn how rapid molecular testing can reduce collection-to-result time, decrease number the of tests performed, and support antimicrobial stewardship. Stay in the know by signing up for weekly flu tracker updates during the flu season.

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Diagnostics First

Each time a microorganism becomes resistant to an antibiotic, we lose another weapon in the war against infection. Fight back against antibiotic resistance with diagnostics first. Sign up today to receive customized, educational content and learn how on-demand molecular testing can help achieve your institution’s Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship goals.

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C. Diff FAQs

C. difficile is the leading cause of gastroenteritis-associated death1 and is associated with approximately $5 billion in excess healthcare spending2. Given the importance of accurate detection and appropriate infection control measures, diagnostics play a critical role in the management of patients with clinically significant diarrhea.

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CML – Oncology

Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) is one of the most common hematologic malignancies, accounting for 15% of all leukemias in adults.3 Current therapies for CML make it a highly treatable disease4, however there is a greater need for fast and sensitive molecular diagnostic testing to support timely treatment decisions.5

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Learn More About Cepheid's Impact

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1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22491338 Hall, AJ., et al. The roles of Clostridium difficile and norovirus among gastroenteritis-associated deaths in the United States, 1999-2007. Clin Infect Dis. 2012

2. https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2015/p0225-clostridium-difficile.html CDC Media Relations. Nearly half a million Americans suffer from C. difficile infections in single year. CDC Newsroom. 2015.

3. ModernMedicine Network. Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. Accessed Nov 27 2018. http://www.cancernetwork.com/chronic-myeloid-leukemia/chronic-myeloid-leukemia

4. Woessner, David W et al. Development of an effective therapy for chronic myelogenous leukemia. Cancer J. 2011;17(6):477-86. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22157291

5. Goldberg S et al. Considerations for Successful Treatment-free Remission in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. Clin Lymph, Myel & Leuk. 2017; 18(2):98-105. https://www.clinical-lymphoma-myeloma-leukemia.com/article/S2152-2650(17)30991-6/fulltext

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