Research paper Quantification of antimicrobial usage in dairy cows and preweaned calves in Argentina

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Significant Impact Group(s): AMU reduction strategies \ Monitoring and surveillance \ Antibiotic use ; Pathogen management
Species targeted: Dairy;
Age: Young;Adult;
Outcome Parameter(s): Antimicrobial usage; Disease prevalence
Summary: Antimicrobial use in dairy cows and calves was estimated using standardized drug usage indicators in Argentina. In lactating dairy cows, intramammary usage accounted for the majority of total drug usage. All the surveyed disease cases in calf rearing units included treatment with antibiotics.
62 Research paper – Pereyra – 2015 – Quantification of antimicrobial usage in dairy cows and preweaned calves in Argentina
Where to find the original material:
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167587715300404; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prevetmed.2015.10.019
Country: AR

62 Research paper – Pereyra – 2015 – Quantification of antimicrobial usage in dairy cows and preweaned calves in Argentina