Tag Archive: antimicrobial resistance, pharmacovigilance
Jun 23, 2021Susan SpiegelComments Off on Prudent use key to key to keeping swine medications effective and accessibleThe prudent use of antibiotics is key to treating and preventing bacterial diseases, maintaining efficient production and ensuring food safety.
Jun 18, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on Antimicrobial resistance causing few clinical problems in swineClinical problems in swine due to antimicrobial-resistant infections are rare. In fact, patterns of resistance in swine have been stable for a long time.
May 15, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on AMR in swine: Good news for the industryWatch Part 1 of the interview on antimicrobial resistance in swine.
May 15, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on AMR in swine: Better information equals better decisionsWatch Part 2 of the interview on antimicrobial resistance in swine.
May 15, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on AMR in swine: Challenges of producing without antibioticsWatch Part 3 of the interview on antimicrobial resistance in swine.
Jul 02, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Measuring success and changing behaviors to reduce antibiotics use on hog farmsBy Georgina Crayford, PhD Senior Policy Advisor National Pig Association, UK
Mar 16, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on ‘Don’t blame antibiotics use on production systems,’ says UK pig sectorThe UK pig sector has warned campaigners against oversimplifying the link between production systems and antibiotics use.
Sep 17, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Livestock farming standards to get boost under antimicrobial-resistance planThe European Commission has unveiled plans to promote better global livestock farming standards in a bid to combat the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in animals and humans.
Jul 26, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on China launches national plan to tackle antimicrobial resistanceChina’s government has launched a national plan to reduce antimicrobial use in poultry and livestock production in an effort to limit drug resistance.