Neonatal infections & #AMR contribute to 1.1million deaths in Africa. On #worldsepsisday we're calling for action to change outcomes for #everynewborn, starting with a paper from & . 👉
A systematic review of data from 84 534 neonates from 26 countries showed that hospital acquired infections resistant to recommended β-lactams (68%) and aminoglycosides (27%) are a major burden in #Africa #AntimicrobialResistance
Aetiology of invasive bacterial infection and #AMR in neonates in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis in line with the STROBE-NI reporting guidelines in :