Comparison of two methods for collecting antibiotic use data on small dairy farms.

@article{Redding2014ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of two methods for collecting antibiotic use data on small dairy farms.},
  author={Laurel Redding and F Cubas-Delgado and Mary D. Sammel and Gary Koop M. Hashem Pesaran Ron P. Smith and David T. Galligan and Michael Z. Levy and Sean Hennessy},
  journal={Preventive veterinary medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={114 3-4},
  pages={213-22}
}
Antibiotics are commonly used in animal agriculture; they can improve animal health and productivity, but their use may also represent a public health threat. Very little is known about antibiotic use on small farms in lower/middle income countries. To understand antibiotic use on these farms and promote the judicious use of these drugs, pharmacoepidemiologic data are necessary. However, acquiring such data can be difficult, as farmers are often illiterate (and therefore cannot participate in… CONTINUE READING