The global spread of antimicrobial-resistant pathogenic bacteria is a continuing challenge to the health care of humans and domesticated animals. With no new agents on the horizon, it is imperative to use antimicrobial agents wisely to preserve their future efficacy.
Led by Editors Stefan Schwarz, Lina Maria Cavaco, and Jianzhong Shen with Frank Møller Aarestrup, an international team of experts in antimicrobial resistance of livestock and companion animals has created this valuable reference for veterinary students and practitioners as well as researchers and decision makers interested in understanding and preventing antimicrobial resistance.
- Item Weight:5.11 pounds
- Hardcover:712 pages
- eText ISBN: 9781555819804
- eText ISBN: 9781683670520
- eText ISBN: 9781683672951
- Dimensions:9 x 1.5 x 11.2 inches
- Publisher:ASM Press; 1st edition (October 16, 2018)