‘Looming global health crisis’: urgent action needed to prevent spread of drug-resistant superbugs, CSIRO says

February 28th, 2023

The Guardian, Other, 28/02/2023, Donna Lu
The report, published by the CSIRO and the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, describes antimicrobial resistance as a “looming global health crisis” with the ability to render some of the most critical drugs to modern medicine ineffective. “There is a lack of coordination in the efforts against the rise of antimicrobial resistance, significant data siloes across states and sectors, and a need to increase community understanding about the issues and impacts of antimicrobial resistance,” the report found.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2023/feb/27/looming-global-health-crisis-urgent-action-needed-to-prevent-spread-of-drug-resistant-superbugs-csiro-says