November 2021

Minimizing the Impact of Antimicrobial Resistance: A Summary of the 2020-2025 CDC National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Published November 18, 2021

Health and life expectancy in the US have improved due to the reduction in deaths caused by bacterial infections achieved through discovery and development of antibiotics, improved hygiene and sanitation, and vaccinations. However, the emergence and spread of antibiotic resistance presents challenges to current infection prevention and treatment strategies. According to the CDC, it is… Read More

Page last reviewed: November 18, 2021