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IPAC News for the week of January 10 – 14, 2022

COVID-19 Prevalence among Healthcare Workers. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal 


Candida auris susceptibility on surfaces coated with the antifungal drug caspofungin. Journal 


Ont. reports at least 2,467 patients in hospital with COVID-19, including 438 in ICU. News


China battles Omicron outbreak weeks before Winter Olympics. News


Manitoba outpacing rest of Canada in rate of active COVID-19 cases. News    


Potentially growing COVID-19 outbreak at High River Cargill meatpacking plant. News


Don’t treat Omicron COVID-19 variant like the flu, WHO warns. News  


Thousands sign up for 1st dose of COVID-19 vaccine as Quebec threatens to tax the unvaxxed. News


Novak Djokovic admits breaking isolation while Covid positive. News


Ontario’s young children are heading back to class — but many aren’t yet vaccinated against COVID-19. News   


Sask. Premier Scott Moe tests positive for COVID-19. News


Polish scientists find gene that doubles risk of serious COVID-19. News  


Ontario to offer fourth COVID-19 vaccine doses to immunocompromised Ontarians. News


COVID-19 outbreaks declared at more than 80 continuing-care homes in Calgary Zone. News


Provinces, territories vary on lifting COVID-19 health restrictions. News   


Canadian soccer star Alphonso Davies has heart muscle issue after bout with COVID-19. News