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Superbugs a growing concern in Southeast Asian hospitals
 

Superbugs a growing concern in Southeast Asian hospitals

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According to health officials, Southeast Asia is increasingly becoming vulnerable towards superbugs, facilitated by a generally poor healthcare framework in the region, together with limited awareness of the threats that superbugs pose.
 
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28 Dec 2016 - General
 
Resistance to carbapanems is quite scary, as this group of antibiotics is more potent than the other groups. Again, the FDA, Department of Health, or equivalent national health organizations should look into the overuse of antibiotics in livestock an...
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Southeast Asian countries are reported to have higher rates of antibiotic resistance compared to their European and North American counterparts, according to a research by the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health. Overuse of antibiotics should be mi...
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