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Role of veterinarians in reducing antibiotic misuse in animals: A conversation with Ntombi Mudenda

Ntombi Mudenda talks to Rajeshwari Sinha about how veterinarians can help in the fight against antimicrobial resistance

 
Published: Tuesday 24 November 2020

Unscientific animal rearing has become one of the main reasons for antimicrobial resistance or AMR. Can the misuse of antibiotics be reduced in animal rearing? And what should be the strategy and policy intervention in this regard?

What is the role of veterinarians? Ntombi Mudenda, lecturer of Veterinary Surgery, University of Zambia, talks about the role of veterinarians in reducing antibiotic misuse in animals in a conversation with Rajeshwari Sinha.

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