Book Title: OSU VMC Antimicrobial Use Guidelines
Book Description: Update 12/11/2020: Welcome to the OSU-VMC Antimicrobial Use Guidelines (AUG) which were created and first released in 2018. The OSU Antimicrobial Stewardship Working Group (OSU-ASWG) is currently in the process of updating these guidelines to remain consistent with current veterinary literature and best practices. The updated guidelines are expected to be released in 2021. For more information, please the Disclaimer Page.(You can find downloadable versions on the Additional Formats page - opens in new page/tab)
The Antimicrobial Use Guidelines were authored by The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine to serve as guidance for the judicious use of antimicrobials in veterinary medicine. These documents provide prescribing recommendations for companion animal, equine, and food animal species and reflect the common prescribing practices in The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center. The Antimicrobial Use Guidelines were ultimately created to promote animal health by reducing the risk of resistant infections, educate veterinary students and guide veterinary clinicians in choosing appropriate antimicrobials, and benefit society by reducing the problem of antimicrobial resistance as it affects both human and animal health.
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