Antibiotic use in animals and humans in Australia

Stephen W Page
Med J Aust 2020; 212 (3): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.50463
Published online: 17 February 2020

To the Editor: The recent perspective on antibiotic use in animals and humans in Australia1 provides an overview based on sales of antibiotics for livestock during the period 2005–2010. Unfortunately, these are the most recent data available, an important limitation that the authors highlight.

  • Advanced Veterinary Therapeutics, Sydney, NSW


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