Sore throat (acute pharyngitis) is one of the most common reasons for primary care visits. 50-70% of the patients are treated with antibioti...

2021. január 26.
Hírek, AMR

The global SARS-CoV-2 pandemic changed primary care tremendously when persons with COVID-19 like symptoms were discouraged from visiting the...

2020. december 1.
AMR, COVID-19

Use of oral antibiotics is linked to an increased colon cancer risk, but reduced risk of cancer in rectum shows a large matched case-control...

2020. november 26.
Hírek, AMR

While COVID-19 pandemic is working 24/7, AMR is not resting either. On the contrary, COVID-19 pandemic may even accelerate development of an...

2020. november 24.
Hírek, AMR, COVID-19

What is antimicrobial resistance? Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is an ability of a micro-organism to resist antimicrobial treatmen...

2020. november 18.
Hírek, AMR

Annual World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (18.-24.11.2020) is a week under the theme “United to preserve antimicrobials”. This week is dedic...

2020. november 11.
Hírek, AMR

Professor Mark Ebell has kindly given us an interview highlighting the importance of primary care in controlling antimicrobial resistance. ...

2020. április 22.
Hírek, AMR
An important first checkpoint of controlling antimicrobial resistance is in primary care – Interview with Prof. Mark Ebell

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is an important threat to global health1. AMR should not be overlooked despite understandable focus on the on...

2020. április 17.
Hírek, AMR
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has a role in COVID-19