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Information covered includes:
the definition of an antimicrobial and an antibiotic
the causes of antimicrobial resistance when using veterinary medicines containing them
recommendations to reduce the risk of antimicrobial resistance and encourage responsible use of antimicrobials
what can be done in veterinary practice to reduce the emergence of resistance