Archive: Antimicrobial Resistance
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It's being described as a "grave threat" and now - a new centre in the North West is teaming up with the US to fight against antibiotic resistance, which claims 25,000 lives a year in Europe.
Global Antibiotic Awareness Week: Patients, healthcare practitioners and policy-makers work together to tackle antimicrobial resistance
This week sees the launch of the first “Global Antibiotic Awareness Week” and MRSA Action UK is supporting this campaign and is playing its part in helping to draw attention to this growing threat to modern medicine.
MRSA Action UK welcomes progress on Jim O’Neill’s Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, and the proposals to overhaul the global antibiotics pipeline over the next ten years.
MRSA Action UK urges Departments and Ministers to work together to tackle antimicrobial resistance and promote hand hygiene in schools
Following successful work with alocal school and hospital, MRSA Action UK wrote to the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, highlighting just how schemes such as these could be promoted to schools nationally.