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By Ian Phillips (auth.), Ian M. Gould, Jos W. M. van der Meer (eds.)

For 50 years, antibiotics were distributed like chocolates. This must never be allowed to proceed. This certain booklet assembles contributions from specialists all over the world all in favour of accountable use of antibiotics and the results of overuse. For the 1st time, it offers as much as the minute texts on either the theoretical elements of antibiotic stewardship and the sensible points of its implementation, with attention of the main adjustments among constructed and constructing nations. All interested by educating, perform and management of medical drugs, surgical procedure, pharmacy, public healthiness, medical pharmacology, microbiology, infectious illnesses and scientific therapeutics will locate Antibiotic rules: concept and Practice crucial examining. Antibiotic use and resistance isn't just the accountability of experts within the box however the accountability of all medical professionals, pharmacists, nurses, healthcare directors, sufferers and the final public.

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