Antimicrobial Stewardship – Better late than never


  • Prof. Dr Anant Marathe Professor and Head, Department of Microbiology, Parul Institute of Medical Sciences, Parul University, Vadodara, Gujrat, India


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Marathe, P. D. A. (2022). Antimicrobial Stewardship – Better late than never. Parul University Journal of Health Sciences and Research, 1(1), 2–4. Retrieved from