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What are factors that contibute to antimicrobial resistance.?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Antibiotic overuse

Perhaps the two most important factors are (1) inappropriate use of antibiotics in humans to treat viral infections and (2) inappropriate use of antibiotics in livestock.

In brief: Antibiotic overuse

Perhaps the two most important factors are (1) inappropriate use of antibiotics in humans to treat viral infections and (2) inappropriate use of antibiotics in livestock.
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