The use of geographical information systems technology (gis) to assess demographic variation in the use of antibiotics.
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: BECKET, Gordon (University of Otago, School of Pharmacy, Dunedin, New Zealand)
- Co-author(s): Norris (University of Otago, DUNEDIN, New Zealand)
Ecke (University of Otago, DUNEDIN, New Zealand)
Aims: Microbial resistance to antibiotics is an increasing problem globally, and this resistance is partially related to inappropriate use in humans. In this presentation we describe the use of GIS technology to assess the demographics of antibiotic prescribing and dispensing in a small New Zealand town. In particular the relationship between.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.