The Impact of Antimicrobial Resistance on Cancer Patients

Cancer patients are more likely to contract infections due to a compromised immune system. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) can harm cancer patients by lowering anticancer therapy efficacy, causing persistent infection, and raising the chance of death. What is antimicrobial resistance? Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) arises when microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites acquire genetic alterations … Read more