Publication Date

January 2013

Abstract

Based on a questionnaire returned by 111 pig health experts from six European countries a list of potential alternatives to antimicrobials was ranked. These althernatives provide input for further studies to find strategies to reduce the widely discussed use of antimicrobials and the potential risk from antimicrobial resistance.

Book Title

10th International Conference on the Epidemiology and Control of Biological, Chemical and Physical Hazards in Pigs and Pork

Pages

187-189

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

DOI

https://doi.org/10.31274/safepork-180809-946

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Potential alternatives to antimicrobials in pig production based on perceived effectiveness, feasibility and return on investment

Portland, Maine, USA

Based on a questionnaire returned by 111 pig health experts from six European countries a list of potential alternatives to antimicrobials was ranked. These althernatives provide input for further studies to find strategies to reduce the widely discussed use of antimicrobials and the potential risk from antimicrobial resistance.