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Measuring and mapping the global burden of antimicrobial resistance

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The increasing number and global distribution of pathogens resistant to antimicrobial drugs is potentially one of the greatest threats to global health, leading to health crises arising from infections that were once easy to treat. Infections resistant to antimicrobial treatment frequently result in longer hospital stays, higher medical costs, and increased mortality. Despite the long-standing recognition of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) across many settings, there is surprisingly poor infor...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12916-018-1073-z

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health
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Wellcome Trust
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209142/Z/17/Z
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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
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OPP1176062
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United Kingdom's Department of Health and Social Care, Fleming Fund
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BioMed Central
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BMC Medicine More from this journal
Volume:
16
Issue:
1
Article number:
78
Publication date:
2018-06-04
Acceptance date:
2018-05-11
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1741-7015
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pubs:857125
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2018-06-13

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