https://www.dopharmaforturkeys.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Iconen-nieuwsitems-11.png 800 800 Joyce van der Mee https://www.dopharmaforturkeys.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/dopharma-site.png Joyce van der Mee2021-11-03 13:30:572021-11-03 13:31:56Assigning defined daily/course doses for antimicrobials in turkeys to enable a cross-country quantification and comparison of antimicrobial use
Assigning defined daily/course doses for antimicrobials in turkeys to enable a cross-country quantification and comparison of antimicrobial use
This study presents a list of DDDturkey (Defined Daily Dose) and DCDturkey (Defined Course Doses) to allow for a species-specific, on farm quantification of AMU (antimicrobial usage) on European turkey farms. Assigning DDDturkey has shown the need for a unified European antimicrobial drug portfolio and harmonization of recommended doses across the SPCs of similar antimicrobial products authorized for use in turkeys, at the least when treating identical diseases.
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