Antibiotic prescribing and resistance: Views from low- and middle-income prescribing and dispensing professionals (2) Standard treatment guidelines and drug formularies

6 August, 2018

Dear colleagues,

Antimicrobial resistance is a serious public health problem which needs to be tackle head on with appropriate legislation and Public Health Education.

Government should be encouraged to draw out standard treatment guidelines and base on these guidelines, health facilities can draw up their respective hospital formulary.

Best regards

Abdullahi Hassan

Research Scientist, Journal Reviewer and Author

HIFA profile: Abdullahi Hassan is a scientific officer at the Federal Medical Center, Keffi Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Professional interests: Antimicrobial resistance, Access to essential medicine. abdullahi.h01 AT