Taking action on antimicrobial resistance in a kenyan hospital: experience of a drug and therapeutics committee
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: SHAH, Sital (Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya)
- Co-author(s): Konduri, Niranjan (Management Sciences for Health, WASHINGTON, United States of America)
Gunturu, Revathi (Aga Khan University Hospital, NAIROBI, Kenya)
Drug and Therapeutics Committees (DTC) are considered a key intervention in the World Health Organization Global Strategy for Containment of Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). The DTC at Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi established a multidisciplinary Antimicrobial Subcommittee in February 2006 to focus on interventions to contain AMR. The DTC .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.