Published: 16 June 2018
Author(s): S.H. Mousavi, R. Roien, A.A. Ramozi
Issue: June 2018
Section: Letter to the Editor

Antibiotics are the most commonly used drugs which should be prescribed appropriately and with optimum care, otherwise the emergence of resistant organisms will interfere with the treatment result [1]. Antibiotic resistance has become a global concern because resistant bacteria and their resistant gene spread rapidly and commonly. The increase in antimicrobial-resistant infections has led to significant morbidity, mortality and healthcare costs, particularly in low-income countries, which face the double burden of fewer antibiotic choices and higher rates of infectious diseases [2].

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