AMR in Australia: monitoring and influencing antimicrobial use and resistance
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: DARTNELL, Jonathan (Therapeutic Guidelines, Melbourne, Australia)
Antimicrobial resistance is increasing in many pathogens including Streptococcus pneumoniae, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (including community-acquired strains), vancomycin-resistant enterococci, Klebsiella, Escherichia coli and Acinetobacter. Whilst there are a number of AMR surveillance systems in operation at the national.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.