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Antimicrobial resistance
Ability to use antibiotics preventively must be maintained, says BVA

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REDUCING the ability of veterinary surgeons to use antibiotics to prevent infections in animals could have a detrimental impact on animal health and welfare, the BVA has warned.

While welcoming the recent report on antibiotic resistance by the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee (VR, July 12, 2014, vol 175, p 30), the Association said it had …

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