You can help reduce the spread of antibiotic resistance – find out how
- 18 November 2019To mark Antibiotic Awareness Week for 2019, Professor Brendan Murphy, Australian Government Chief Medical Officer and Dr Mark Schipp, Australian Chief Veterinary Officer have released a joint statement on how Australians can reduce antibiotic resistance.
The Australian Government has released the first National Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy 2015-2019 to guide the response to the threat of antibiotic misuse and resistance.
antibiotic prescriptions to non-hospital patients in 2015
antibiotic use compared to 28 European countries
of Australian population given at least one antibiotic in 2015