Mike Coston at Avian Flu Diary is a master of the mini-course post, in which he brings us up to speed on a given topic with a detailed and well-documented discussion. Here's his latest: NDM-1: A Matter Of Import. Excerpt:
Short of seeing an extremely high mortality influenza pandemic, I can think of no looming medical crisis more dire than the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance. The World Health Organization, the ECDC, and the CDC all consider the spread of antibiotic resistant organisms to be an extremely urgent public health concern.
Go read it.