Wait still on for antimicrobial surveillance

Webster, Paul Christopher
November 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/9/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 16, pE737
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the initiatives of the federal government to address antimicrobial resistance issues in Canada. Former Canadian Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance chairman Jim Hutchinson stresses the need for concerted action on antimicrobial surveillance. Moreover, Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) communicable diseases and infection control director general Howard Njoo asserts that the government is working toward framing a coherent approach to antimicrobial resistance.


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