Facts About Antibiotic Use In Animals and the Impact on Resistance
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"Facts About Antibiotic Use In Animals and the Impact on Resistance"


Written by: Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics


Coverage: Public Information


Summary: A report investigating the possible relationship between antibiotic use in animals and growing antibiotic resistance in human infections


Published by: Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics


Level of Evidence: Systematic Review


Date of Publication:
Date of Posting: 24/01/2003
Date of next Review: 06/04/2006


Available at: http://www.tufts.edu/med/apua/Ecology/faair.html


Source: Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics


Format: HTML


Publication Type: Systematic Review


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MeSH keywords: Veterinary Drugs; Farm Animals; Antibiotics; Drug Resistance, Microbial; Drug Resistance, Bacterial



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