Technical Reports
ARSP 2017 Data Summary Report
ARSP 2017 Data Summary Report
The DOH-ARSP implements an antimicrobial resistance surveillance on aerobic bacteria from clinical specimens. The surveillance collects culture and antimicrobial susceptibility data from its 24 sentinel sites and 2 gonorrhoeae surveillance sites. These sentinel sites participate in an external quality assessment...

Second National Drug Resistance Survey on Tuberculosis in the Philippines
Second National Drug Resistance Survey on Tuberculosis in the Philippines
Tuberculosis, or TB, is a contagious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis which most frequently targets the lungs. The bacteria can be transmitted from person to person by droplet nuclei from the throat and lungs of people with TB. The latest...