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This report presents a plan of action for introducing an Antimicrobial Stewardship Plan (ASP) to combat the inappopriate use of antimicrobial drugs, which are a significant cause of patient morbidity and mortality.


This report was originally published for the Patient Safety Movement Foundation in 2017.


Patient Safety Movement Foundation


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