State of the Globe: Antimicrobial Stewardship Guides Rationale Use of Antimicrobials to Enable Faster Cure and Prevent Drug Resistance

Kelkar, Dhanashree; Galwankar, Sagar
April 2013
Journal of Global Infectious Diseases;Apr-Jun2013, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p43
Academic Journal
The authors reflect on the rationale use of antimicrobials for faster cure and for drug resistance prevention through antimicrobial stewardship. They note the development of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) in offering enormous inputs for the use of antimicrobials. They points out the importance of antimicrobial stewardship mandate and enforcement in long-term facilities and hospitals.


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