22 Aug 2014
A roundup of news on drug resistance and other topics in global health. In this interview with BioSpectrum, CDDEP Director Ramanan Laxminarayan shares his views on India's national immunization program and discusses efforts to tackle major public health issues such as malaria and antimicrobial resistance. [BioSpectrum]
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15 Aug 2014
A roundup of news on drug resistance and other topics in global health.
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15 Aug 2014
“It’s complicated.“ That was one conclusion of a randomized trial of amoxicillin for children with uncomplicated severe acute malnutrition (SAM) in Niger. The trial was conducted by Epicentre, the research affiliate of Doctors Without Borders (Medicins sans Frontieres; MSF) to test the World Health Organization (WHO) recommendation that all kids with SAM be given an antibiotic—amoxicillin—along with “ready-to-use therapeutic food,” whether or not they have specific signs of infection.
8 Aug 2014
A roundup of news on drug resistance and other topics in global health.
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8 Aug 2014
Rising numbers of drug-resistant pathogens pose a grave concern for the global community.