How Better Diagnostics Can Support Clinicians in Infection Control
Global Cause/Media Planet
Featured bioMérieux Experts: Chris Cook, PharmD, PhD, Head of US Medical Affairs and John Hurst, PharmD, BCIDP, Sr. Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship
In some countries, antimicrobial medicines are useless in more than half of patients, resulting in prolonged illness, financial challenges, and interruptions to food production. However, until a clinician can determine the cause of infection, they're often forced to give a broad-spectrum antibiotic. Investment in existing diagnostics that give faster results and clinical surveillance so that healthcare systems can share infectious disease data, are solutions available today to help fight the spread of antimicrobial resistance.
Read the complete article from Dr. Cook and Dr. Hurst who confidently discuss how they believe AMR is a solvable problem with today's technology.
Learn more about bioMérieux's diagnostic and surveillance solutions available to support antimicrobial stewardship.