Patrick Powell, Author at Renal and Urology News

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Measuring antibiotic use and resistance

How does the ability to measure antibiotic use and resistance impact infection control? The Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA) and Society of Healthcare Epidemiologists (SHEA) have promoted better antimicrobial stewardship as a method for reducing antimicrobial resistance. Antimicrobial stewardship and infection control programs share the common goal of managing antimicrobial resistance in order to…

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