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bullet Manual for the Laboratory Identification and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing of Bacterial Pathogens of Public Health Importance in the Developing World
WHO and CDC, 2003
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The Swedish Strategic Programme for the Rational Use of Antimicrobial Agents, STRAMA: Action on Antibiotic Resistance
Global Health: Challenges in Improving Infectious Disease Surveillance Systems
Report to Congressional Requesters, April 1999
Adobe Acrobat PDF (1.03 MB, 74 pages)
U.S. General Accounting Office
Overcoming Antimicrobial Resistance, WHO Infectious Disease Report 2000
Cultural and Economic Factors That (Mis)Shape Antibiotic Use: The Nonpharmacologic Basis of Therapeutics
Jerry Avorn and Daniel H. Solomon. Annals of Internal Medicine. July 18, 2000;133(2):128-135.
(Also available in PDF formatAdobe Acrobat PDF [162 KB, 8 pages].)
Antimicrobial Resistance: Data to Assess Public Health Threat From Resistant Bacteria Are Limited
Report to Congressional Requesters, April 1999
Adobe Acrobat PDF (255 KB, 45 pages)
U.S. General Accounting Office
Food Safety: The Agricultural Use of Antibiotics and Its Implications for Human Health
Report to the Honorable Tom Harkin, Ranking Minority Member, Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, U.S. Senate, April 1999
Adobe Acrobat PDF (312 KB, 37 pages)
U.S. General Accounting Office
Emerging Infectious Diseases: Consensus on Needed Laboratory Capacity Could Strengthen Surveillance
Report to the Chairman, Subcommittee on Public Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, U.S. Senate, February 1999
Adobe Acrobat PDF (876 KB, 84 pages)
U.S. General Accounting Office
Use of Quinolones in Food Animals and Potential Impact on Human Health, 1998
World Health Organization (WHO)(PDF 286 KB), Communicable Disease Surveillance and Response
Institute of Medicine, Antimicrobial Resistance: Issues and Options
1998 Abstract
The Use of Drugs in Food Animals: Benefits and Risks
National Research Council, 1998
Resistance to Antibiotics and Other Antimicrobial Agents
Report of the United Kingdom House of Lords, 1998
The Challenge of Antibiotic Resistance
Stuart B. Levy. Scientific American. March 1998;278(3):46-53.
The Path of Least Resistance
Report of the United Kingdom Standing Medical Advisory Committee, 1997
Controlling Antimicrobial Resistance: An Integrated Action Plan for Canadians, 1997 Health Canada
Report of the ASM Task Force on Antibiotic Resistance, 1995
Adobe Acrobat PDF (1,679 KB, 24 pages)
American Society for Microbiology (ASM): This report is based on a workshop, "Antibiotic Resistance: Current Status and Future Directions," held at the American Society for Microbiology headquarters in Washington, D.C., July 6, 1994

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Date: August 26, 2008
Content source: National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases/Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion
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