Antibiotic resistance in the tropics. 2. some thoughts on the epidemiology and clinical significance of bacterial resistance to antimicrobial agents

Richard Slack

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Abstract

This paper discusses the prevalence of antibiotic resistance in Enterobacteriaceae, respiratory infections and gonorrhoeae in tropical countries, assesses its significance and clinical relevance, and considers how the spread of such resistance might be halted by educative policies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)42-44
Number of pages3
JournalTransactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume83
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1989
Externally publishedYes

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