New interactive CDC tool shows changes in antibiotic resistance for last 18 years
|In the NARMS Now tool, users can filter data by |
bacteria, antibiotic, year, and geographic region,
and watch resistance change over time.
|This week, CDC unveiled NARMS Now: Human Data, an interactive tool that makes it easy to see how antibiotic resistance for four bacteria transmitted commonly through food has changed during the last 18 years. Using data from the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System, the tool allows users to filter resistance data by bacteria, antibiotic, year (1996-2013), and geographic region for Campylobacter, E. coli O157, Salmonella, and Shigella.Users can view the data on an interactive map or in tables to:|
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