Advancing Pediatric Antibacterial Drug Development: A Critical Need to Reinvent our Approach

Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (JPIDS)
Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2019
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INVITED REVIEW
Advancing Pediatric Antibacterial Drug Development: A Critical Need to Reinvent our Approach
Gary J Noel; Sumathi Nambiar; John Bradley
Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2019, Pages 60– 62
Abstract
The Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative convened with several groups in the pediatric antibacterial drug development community with the goal of identifying challenges and recommending ways to improve current practice. Attention to 5 major areas hold the promise of making new antibiotics available for use in children as soon as possible after they are approved for use in adults.