Infectious Disease Experts Call for Action on Antimicrobial Stewardship

August 13, 2012

Infectious disease experts say we are on the brink of losing our last line of defense against pathogenic microorganisms  antibiotics and other antimicrobials  unless the healthcare industry and policy-makers significantly improve efforts to preserve these drugs' effectiveness through antimicrobial stewardship initiatives.

Infectious disease experts say we are on the brink of losing our last line of defense against pathogenic microorganisms  antibiotics and other antimicrobials  unless the healthcare industry and policy-makers significantly improve efforts to preserve these drugs' effectiveness through antimicrobial stewardship initiatives.