Saturday, February 10, 2007

Resistance to antibiotics in Europe

The indicator shows the trends of erythromycin or penicillin resistance among invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae, the single most important cause of infections of the lower respiratory tract (such as pneumonia) in adults and children.

On average, around 62.4% of the population of the countries covered by the indicator are considered for its calculation.

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