1/2 New major global study finds that more than 1.27 million people died in 2019 from #AntimicrobialResistance🦠, which is at least as large as for diseases such as #HIV & #malaria. Global study consortium includes @rki_de @ChariteBerlin @BNITM_de from 🇩🇪. thelancet.com/journals/lance…
Jan 20, 2022 · 9:18 AM UTC
2/2 This is the most comprehensive analysis of #AMR burden to our knowledge so far, covering 204 countries🌍& 23 bacterial pathogens. Understanding AMR burden is crucial for decision-making & action incl. infection prevention & control #IPC, access to #antimicrobials & #vaccines.