The growing threat posed by antibiotic-resistant bacteria can only be tackled through a “One Health” approach, MEPs said on Wednesday.
A pilot project at two rural VA medical centers demonstrated that telehealth videoconferencing promoted antibiotic stewardship efforts by linking remote facilities to infectious diseases-trained professionals.
Funding bodies and national governments must consider the potential for broad reductions in antimicrobial use and resistance in decisions related to the rollout of typhoid conjugate vaccines.
Improving animal health offers a rewarding way to reduce antibiotic use.
Despite some progress in data collection and availability, more information is needed to improve prescribing, combat the threat of resistant bacteria