Background: Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is widely acknowledged as a global problem, yet in many parts of the world its magnitude is still not well understood. This review, using a public health focused approach, aimed to understand and describe the current status of AMR in Africa in relation to common causes of infections and drugs recommended in WHO treatment guidelines.
Methods: PubMed, EMBASE and other relevant databases were searched for recent articles (2013–2...Expand abstract
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Antimicrobial resistance in Africa: a systematic review
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