The antibacterial paradox: essential drugs, effectiveness, and cost.

  • F. E. Fasehun
  • Published 1999 in Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Abstract

The concept proposed by WHO of an essential drugs list that should comprise drugs corresponding to the health needs of the majority of the people has been embraced by countries, which have adapted it to their needs. In this study, the essential antibacterial drug lists of 16 countries chosen from the six WHO regions are reviewed. Most of these countries… (More)

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@article{Fasehun1999TheAP, title={The antibacterial paradox: essential drugs, effectiveness, and cost.}, author={F. E. Fasehun}, journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization}, year={1999}, volume={77 3}, pages={211-6} }