National antibiotic resistance surveillance and control

Raghunath, D.
July 2010
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology;Jul2010, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p189
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the clinical control and surveillance of antibiotic resistance. The author discusses the concerns regarding antibiotic resistance and its introduction of novel antibiotic. The author argues that antibiotic therapy is no longer considered as empirical medicine since medical observation and evidence are required. The author also tackles issues that evolve around drug prescription of antibiotics and usage.


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