- Stewardship / Resistance Scan for May 13, 2021
No increased Achilles tendon rupture risk with 3rd-gen fluoroquinolones · Decline seen in US antibiotic use since 1999, but progress has slowed.
- Principal Investigator
… detect, and respond to infectious disease threats in healthcare, including antimicrobial resistance (AMR), healthcare-associated infections (HAIs), …
- Hydrogel Wound Treatment Kills Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria
Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden have developed an antibacterial hydrogel that can kill antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
- Many do not recognise animal agriculture's link to infectious diseases
Furthermore, the common practice of feeding antibiotics to farmed animals promotes antimicrobial resistance, threatens public health. With the focus …
- Scottish salmon producer reaches zero antibiotics target
… on a global scale that antibiotic use is minimized and only used when absolutely essential, in recognition of concerns over antimicrobial resistance.”.