Dr. Rafael Cantón

University Hospital Ramón y Cajal in Madrid

The importance of reducing antimicrobial susceptibility testing time

Dr. Rafael Cantón, Head of the Clinical Microbiology Department at the University Hospital Ramón y Cajal, discusses the rising issue of antimicrobial resistance in hospitals and explains how his team helps clinicians test for antimicrobial susceptibility. In this video interview, Cantón explores the current limitations of antimicrobial susceptibility and offers insights into how to reduce antimicrobial susceptibility testing time through techniques such as microscopy, flow cytometry, and calorimetric methods.



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Dr. Rafael Cantón
Antimicrobial resistance

Dr. Rafael Cantón

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Dr. Rafael Cantón

University Hospital Ramón y Cajal in Madrid

Dr. Rafael Cantón is Head of the Clinical Microbiology Department at the University Hospital Ramón y Cajal in Madrid, Spain. Dr. Cantón’s work focuses on the epidemiology of antimicrobials and how this can help to reduce antimicrobial resistance in hospitals.