WAAW 2022 at NFTH – Malabe

Target audience Prescribers Consultants Medical officers Prescribers of the future Administrative Assitants Medical students Nursing officers Pharmacists Lab TO Public visiting NFTH during this week channels THEMES for activities Rational prescribing Contributing factors for the development of antimicrobial resistance Impact of antimicrobial resistance on humans,…

Activities conducted at TH Karapitiya, Galle, in November 2022 for WAAW 2022

Lecture for the infection control liaison nurses in the monthly infection control meeting To mark the beginning of WAAW 2022, we conducted an awareness lecture on antimicrobial resistance for the infection control liaison nurses of the Teaching Hospital Karapitiya, Galle, in the monthly infection control…

President’s Message for WAAW 2022

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) occurs when bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites change over time and no longer respond to medicines, making infections harder to treat and increasing the risk of disease spread, severe illness and death. As a result of drug resistance, antibiotics and other antimicrobial…