metal ions used as antibiotics
What is it about?
this is a short article to indicate that metal ion based antimicrobials are an important consideration to deal with antimicrobial resistance; an issue that beginning to plague our health care system. It also defines how we are already misusing these antimicrobial agents
Why is it important?
The antimicrobial resistance era is upon us. We need: legislation to limit antibiotic use, development of new antimicrobials, and maintain drug use stewardship through proper education of health care and industrial professionals.
The following have contributed to this page: Professor Raymond J. Turner