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Antibiotic resistance on the agenda

NPS MedicineWise is asking health professionals to explore new avenues to spark conversations about antibiotic resistance.

New warnings released recently in the UK government’s report from the independent Review on Antimicrobial Resistance describe antibiotic resistance as “a global public health threat [which] should arguably receive the same kind of public focus HIV/AIDS received in the 1990s or cancer research receives today”.

To raise awareness of the issue, health professionals and health professional students