Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Status Report: Antibiotic Resistance in Maryland Addressing the Urgent Threats.
National Academy of Medicine Discussion Paper, Antibiotic Resistance in Humans and Animals, 2016.
Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, Antimicrobials in Agriculture and the Environment. 2015.
American Academy of Pediatrics, Nontherapeutic Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Animal Agriculture: Implications for Pediatrics, Nov. 2015.
World Health Organization. Antimicrobial Resistance: Global Report on Surveillance, 2014.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Antibiotic Resistance Threats in the United States, 2013.
Johns Hopkins University. Center for A Livable Future. Industrial Food Animal Production in America: Examining the Impact of the Pew Commission’s Priority Recommendations, 2013.
Maryland PIRG and Consumers Union. Prescription for Change: Antibiotics Use in Humans and Animals Amidst Growing Concerns of Doctors, 2014.
Natural Resources Defense Council. Going Mainstream: Meat and Poultry Raised Without Routine Antibiotics Use.
Natural Resources Defense Council. Pharming Chickens: It’s Time For The U.S. Poultry Industry to Demonstrate Antibiotic Stewardship. 2014.
Staphylococcus aureus CC398: Host Adaptation and Emergence of Methicillin Resistance in Livestock Study shows that a strain of MRSA jumped from people into pigs on farms, acquired methicillin resistance and tetracycline resistance. Then it jumped back into people again, causing serious illness.