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Table 1 Practices related to use and access to antimicrobials on the small- and medium-scale pig farms

From: Antimicrobial use and antimicrobial susceptibility in Escherichia coli on small- and medium-scale pig farms in north-eastern Thailand

  Small-scale % (n = 25) Medium-scale % (n = 27)
Antimicrobials injected for disease treatment 100 (25) 100 (27)
Antimicrobials added to, or included in, feeda 4 (1) 100 (27)
Person who decides on when to give antimicrobials
 Farmer 68 (17) 0 (0)
 Veterinarian 32 (8) 100 (27)
Source of antimicrobials
 From veterinarian 32 (8) 0 (0)
 From local store/pharmacy 60 (15) 0 (0)
 From the contracting company 4 (1) 96 (26)
 Other 4 (1) 4 (1)
  1. aOn regular basis