Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare-associated Infections Programme
The programme covers diseases caused by antimicrobial-resistant microorganisms in the community and in hospitals, as well as all healthcare-associated infections.
Development and assessment of national performance indicators for infection prevention and control and antimicrobial stewardship in European long-term care facilities
Cookson, B., MacKenzie, D., Kafatos,G., Jans,B., Latour,K., Moro,M. L., Ricchizzi,E., Van de Mortel, M., Suetens,C., Fabry J.
Development and validation of potential structure indicators for evaluating antimicrobial stewardship programmes in European hospitals
Buyle, F.M., Metz-Gercek, S., Mechtler, R., Kern, H.W.V., Robays Vogelaers, D., Struelens, M.J.
Prevention of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection: Is Europe winning the fight?
Struelens, M.J., Monnet, D.L.
A concise set of structure and process indicators to assess and compare antimicrobial stewardship programs among EU and US Hospitals: Results from a multinational expert panel
Pollack, L.A., Plachouras, D., Sinkowitz-Cochran, R., Gruhler, H., Monnet, D.L., Weber, J.T.
One Health to Keep Antibiotics Working
For EAAD 2018 ECDC will host the event “One Health to Keep Antibiotics Working” where ECDC will present the latest estimates of the health burden of antibiotic resistance, and the new data on the prevalence of healthcare-associated infections and of antimicrobial consumption in acute care hospitals and long-term care facilities in the EU/EEA.
Control of infectious diseases in the era of European clinical microbiology laboratory consolidation: New challenges and opportunities for the patient and for public health surveillance
Vandenberg, O., Kozlakidis, Z., Schrenzel, J., Struelens, M.J., Breuer, J.
Do medical students feel prepared to prescribe antibiotics responsibly? Results from a cross-sectional survey in 29 European countries
Dyar, O.J., Nathwani, D., Monnet, D.L., Gyssens, I. C., Stalsby Lundborg, C., Pulcini, C.
Antimicrobial use in European acute care hospitals: results from the second point prevalence survey (PPS) of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use, 2016 to 2017
Plachouras, D., Kärki, T., Hansen, S., Hopkins, S., Lyytikäinen, O., Moro, M.L., Reilly, J., Zarb, P., Zingg, W., Kinross, P., Weist, K., Monnet, D.L., Suetens, C., The Point Prevalence Survey Study Group