Global healthcare system needs an overhaul

Monday, November 18, 2013

Leading medical researchers have called for a total overhaul of the global healthcare system. The entire structure of health-care delivery for effective antibiotics – from research and development, to distribution and rational use – needs to be re-engineered to address the looming global threat of antibiotic resistance, a global team of 26 scientists asserted in a report in The Lancet Infectious Diseases journal on Sunday.

Source: DNA (link opens in a new window)

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Health Care
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global health, infectious diseases, medical supply chains, vaccines