September 17, 2013
CDC: We Will Soon Be in Post-Antibiotic Era
Maryn McKenna, Wired
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has just published a first-of-its-kind assessmentof the threat the country faces from antibiotic-resistant organisms, ranking them by the number of illnesses and deaths they cause each year and outlining urgent steps that need to be taken to roll back the trend.
TAGGED: Antibiotic Resistance