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Majority of physicians treated patient with at least 1 drug-resistant infection
63% of surveyed infectious disease physicians treated a patient with at least one drug-resistant infection in 2011. 56% believed those infections to be on the rise.
Hersh A, Newland J, Beekmann S, Polgreen P, et al. Unmet Medical Need in Infectious Diseases. Clin Infect Dis. 2012; 54(11): 1677-8. http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/54/11/1677.full