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Drug-Resistant Infections factsheet and videos

13 July 2017 The Royal Society Te Apārangi

The Royal Society Te Apārangi is releasing supporting material to the summary of evidence ‘Antimicrobial resistance – Implications for New Zealanders’ that was released in May. A factsheet in either Te Reo Māori or English is available to download on their website describing the key concepts. Three short videos are also available through this link that discuss how bacteria develop resistance to antibiotics; how antibiotic-resistant bacteria spread; and what we can do to help.