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Combating Antimicrobial Resistance

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Combating Antimicrobial Resistance

Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN-13: 9780309466523
Number of pages: 172

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Participants explored issues of antimicrobial resistance for strengthening systems to counter infectious diseases and related issues that threaten human, animal, and environmental health, with an end point of improving global health and achieving gains in development. They also discussed immediate and short-term actions and research needs that will have the greatest effect on reducing antimicrobial resistance, while taking into account the complexities of bridging different sectors and disciplines to address this global threat.

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