Republican John Shimkus and Democrat Tony Cardenas seeking to get the Re-Valuing Antimicrobial Products (REVAMP) Act before the US House of Representatives.
Saskia Popescu to describe increasing resistance reciprocally affects consumption of antibiotics on basis of recent study published in Clinical Infectious Diseases.
First study to take a population-wide look at the link between distribution of antibiotic use and resistance to those antibiotics.
Diagnosing serious infections in older adults reflect absence of clear guidance. Research required to support GPs with their critical antimicrobial stewardship role in elderly.
Estimates illustrate a need for better surveillance and reporting mechanisms for MDRO infections.