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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)
  • Abstract:

    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 ..

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