Surveillance of antibiotic resistance.

@article{Johnson2015SurveillanceOA,
  title={Surveillance of antibiotic resistance.},
  author={Alan P. Johnson},
  journal={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={370 1670},
  pages={20140080}
}
Surveillance involves the collection and analysis of data for the detection and monitoring of threats to public health. Surveillance should also inform as to the epidemiology of the threat and its burden in the population. A further key component of surveillance is the timely feedback of data to stakeholders with a view to generating action aimed at reducing or preventing the public health threat being monitored. Surveillance of antibiotic resistance involves the collection of antibiotic… CONTINUE READING