Developing core elements and checklist items for global hospital antimicrobial stewardship programmes: a consensus approach

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Objectives: With increasing global interest in hospital antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) programmes, there is a strong demand for core elements of AMS to be clearly defined on the basis of principles of effectiveness and affordability. To date, efforts to identify such core elements have been limited to Europe, Australia, and North America. The aim of this study was […]

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  • op 24 januari 2019
  • door dTHIP redactie

NTMM uitgave met thema “Antimicrobieel stewardship”

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De derde uitgave van het Nederland Tijdschrift voor Medische Microbiologie (NTMM) heeft een hele uitgave met als thema ‘Antimicrobieel stewardship in de Nederlandse praktijk’. Klik hier en ga direct naar de website. Alle tijdschriften zijn toegankelijk zonder in te loggen.    

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  • op 3 oktober 2018
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Health care system leaders’ perspectives on infection preventionist and registered nurse engagement in antibiotic stewardship.

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volledig artikel in: Am J Infect Control. 2018 May;46(5):498-502.

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  • op 16 juni 2018
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Controlling Clostridium difficile Infection and the Role of Antibiotic Stewardship

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ABSTRACT: Since 2002, increasing rates of nosocomial┬áClostridium difficile infection (CDI) with a more severe course, higher mortality, and more complications have been reported in Canada, USA and Europe. One specific strain (PCR ribotype 027, REA-group BI, PFGE-type NAP1) was identified and accounted for at least half of the isolates. CDI can be prevented by robust […]

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  • op 17 juni 2012
  • door dTHIP redactie