The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Veterinary Medicine plans to survey members of veterinary professional organizations using an Internet-based survey instrument. The questions in the survey are designed to elicit professional opinions regarding the use of antiparasitic drugs and the awareness of antiparasitic drug resistance. The results will provide FDA information that can be used to make decisions about future approaches to antiparasitic drugs.
The survey will query subjects on topics including:
- Awareness of the issues related to antiparasitic resistance,
- Methods currently being used to detect and/or monitor for antiparasitic resistance,
- Management practices being used or recommended to manage or reduce antiparasitic resistance, and
- Labeling and marketing considerations for antiparasitic drugs.
The results of the survey will be made available to the public.… Continue reading