Challenges and opportunities in antimicrobial stewardship: The need for innovation and collaboration
- At: 2019 FIP Congress in AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SUBRAMANIAM, Vaiyapuri (Pharmaceutical Compounding & Management Standards Consulting, USA)
Antimicrobial overuse and misuse contribute to antimicrobial resistance (AMR) posing public health challenges leading to increased treatment failures and transmission of resistant organisms referred to as “superbugs.” Superbugs are estimated to cause 700,000 deaths annually and rise to approximately 10 million deaths annually by 2050. The World.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.