Infectious diseases in Australia - the next decade

We need high-voltage infection prevention and management, not short-sighted overuse of antibiotics

Thomas Gottlieb, Bart Currie, David Looke

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)292-293
Number of pages2
JournalMedical Journal of Australia
Volume196
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Infectious diseases in Australia - the next decade : We need high-voltage infection prevention and management, not short-sighted overuse of antibiotics. / Gottlieb, Thomas; Currie, Bart; Looke, David.

In: Medical Journal of Australia, Vol. 196, No. 5, 2012, p. 292-293.

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