Antimicrobial drug resistance (AMR): The next pandemic
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SEYOUM, Daniel (USP Drug Quality and Information Program, Rockville, United States of America)
AMR is a growing threat to the global control of infectious diseases. AMR has been observed since the early 1940s with penicillin resistant Escherichia coli (E coli) and Staphylococcus aureus. However, more recently multiple drug resistance is threatening the global control of infectious diseases. The following are few examples of the problem of.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.