Factsheet - Antimicrobial Resistance
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"Factsheet - Antimicrobial Resistance"

Written by: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Coverage: Public Information

Summary: A factsheet about antimicrobial resistance produced by the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Published by: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Level of Evidence: Expert Opinion

Date of Publication: 06/01/2000
Date of Posting: 23/01/2003
Date of next Review: 08/07/2006

Available at: http://www.niaid.nih.gov/factsheets/antimicro.htm

Source: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Format: HTML

Publication Type: Factsheet

Related Questions on this site:
What is antimicrobial resistance?
How do bacteria become resistant to antibiotics?
Do people become resistant to antibiotics?
Why is antimicrobial resistance a health problem?
Is antimicrobial resistance only a problem in the UK?
How will my doctor treat my infection if one antibiotic doesn't work?
How can I help and when should I take antibiotics?

MeSH keywords: Drug Resistance, Bacterial; Drug Resistance, Microbial; Drug Resistance, Fungal; Drug Resistance, Viral

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