Disease Transmission

A 2015 ‘Superbug’ Outbreak in North Carolina: Were Contaminated Duodenoscopes to Blame?

June 15, 2015 — The Mountain Xpress, a local newspaper in Asheville (NC), reported earlier this week that two patients…

HLN-TV NEWS: “Dr. Drew responds to ‘superbug’ health scare” — Dr. Muscarella’s Reply

Dr. Muscarella’s following comments and perspectives are in reply to HLN-TV’s recent article: Dr. Drew responds to ‘superbug’ health scare…

Response to the FDA’s Draft Guidance Document on the Reprocessing of Reusable Medical Devices

February 5, 2015 — This article presents Dr. Muscarella’s response submitted in August 2011 to the federal Food and Drug Administration…