Q&A with the CDC's Arjun Srinivasan, MD: Antibiotic Resistance and the Urgent Need for Action


Infection prevention is key in wanting to halt the rapid spread of antibiotic resistance.

Arjun Srinivasan, MD, Associated Director for Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Programs at the CDC, shared that he believed a parallel was necessary to improve antibiotic stewardship in not only inpatient settings, but in outpatient settings as well.

"Infectious diseases patients are who need to be leading the country in how we can improve antibiotic use throughout all these settings," stated Srinivasan.

Related Videos
What Makes JAK Inhibitors Safe in Dermatology
Potential JAK Inhibitor Combination Regimens in Dermatology
Therapies in Development for Hidradenitis Suppurativa
"Prednisone without Side Effects": The JAK Inhibitor Ceiling in Dermatology
Discussing Changes to Atopic Dermatitis Guidelines, with Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH
Ghada Bourjeily, MD: Research Gaps on Sleep Issues During Pregnancy
John Winkelman, MD, PhD: When to Use Low-Dose Opioids for Restless Legs Syndrome
Bhanu Prakash Kolla, MBBS, MD: Treating Sleep with Psychiatric Illness
© 2024 MJH Life Sciences

All rights reserved.