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Global Health Diagnostics

Clinical Bacteriology is essential for non-malarial febrile illness and AMR

Cedric Yansouni - March 11, 2018
Dear colleagues, Classical bacteriology techniques are a frequently neglected area of diagnostics discussion because of their perceived lack of feasibility. The crisis of AMR is particularly acute ...
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AMR surveillance anti-microbial resistance bacteriology diagnostic capacity Essential diagnostics list non-malarial febrile illness Supply Chain
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Berlin Declaration of the G20 Health Ministers

Catharina Boehme - June 7, 2017
The first-ever meeting of the Health Ministers from G20 countries took place in Berlin on 19-20 May 2017. Under the banner of “Together Today for a Healthy Tomorrow – Joint Commitment for Shaping Glo...
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AMR surveillance anti-microbial resistance DR-TB global health outbreak
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Takling Antimicrobial Resistance

Jim Gallarda - Feb. 19, 2017
The forward to the 2015 WHO Global Action Plan on AMR starts with: "Antimicrobial resistance [AMR] threatens the very core of modern medicine and the sustainability of an effective, global public hea...
Keywords:
AMR diagnostic tools AMR global data sharing AMR surveillance