PBAC recommends a strong remedy for antibiotic resistance

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Description

Repeat antibiotic prescriptions are often unnecessary, do more harm than good and should be restricted, according to new recommendations by federal government advisors — the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC).

Subject

Public health

Antibiotic use

Period15 Oct 2019

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • Title PBAC recommends a strong remedy for antibiotic resistance
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletHospital and Healthcare Magazine
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date15/10/19
    Producer/AuthorAmy Sarcevic
    PersonsMina Bakhit