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With all eyes on COVID-19, drug-resistant infections crept In

The New York Times, Jan. 27, 2021

January 27, 2021

With all eyes on COVID-19, drug-resistant infections crept In

“Seeing the world as a one-pathogen world is really problematic,” said Dr. Susan S. Huang, an infectious disease specialist at the University of California, Irvine Medical School, noting that the nearly singular focus on the pandemic appears to have led to more spread of drug-resistant infection. “We have every reason to believe the problem has gotten worse.”