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@MelodyPetersen — 1,006 followers, 330 tweets

May 16, 2017

UCI doctor promoted a plan to stop superbugs to hospitals across the country. At her own hospital it didn’t work 

Apr 27, 2017

Lethal hospital infections often not listed on death certificates. California hospitals win at keeping it that way 

Apr 19, 2017

Mother disputes UC Irvine hospital’s claim that parents were told of outbreak  Ten infants infected by MRSA

Apr 13, 2017

Outbreak at UC Irvine Med Center strikes 10 infants in the ICU. Source still a mystery 

Apr 04, 2017

Alarmed by new superbug outbreak, U.S. senator seeks data on 'repaired' Olympus scope 

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