SASOCP position statement on the pharmacist's role in antibiotic stewardship

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SASOCP position statement on the pharmacist's role in antibiotic stewardship. / Schellack, N; Bronkhorst, E; Coetzee, R; Godman, B; Gous, AGS; Kolman, S; Labuschagne, Q; Malan, L; Messina, AP; Naested, C; Schellack, G; Skosana, P; Van Jaarsveld, A.

In: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases, 09.11.2017.

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Schellack, N, Bronkhorst, E, Coetzee, R, Godman, B, Gous, AGS, Kolman, S, Labuschagne, Q, Malan, L, Messina, AP, Naested, C, Schellack, G, Skosana, P & Van Jaarsveld, A 2017, 'SASOCP position statement on the pharmacist's role in antibiotic stewardship' Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases.

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Schellack, N., Bronkhorst, E., Coetzee, R., Godman, B., Gous, A. G. S., Kolman, S., ... Van Jaarsveld, A. (2017). SASOCP position statement on the pharmacist's role in antibiotic stewardship. Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases.

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Schellack N, Bronkhorst E, Coetzee R, Godman B, Gous AGS, Kolman S et al. SASOCP position statement on the pharmacist's role in antibiotic stewardship. Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2017 Nov 9.

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Schellack, N; Bronkhorst, E; Coetzee, R; Godman, B; Gous, AGS; Kolman, S; Labuschagne, Q; Malan, L; Messina, AP; Naested, C; Schellack, G; Skosana, P; Van Jaarsveld, A / SASOCP position statement on the pharmacist's role in antibiotic stewardship.

In: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases, 09.11.2017.

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