Medical liability & antibiotic prescribing #AntibioticLegalMap2016 What do you think?

Are you a senior Infectious Diseases physician or Clinical Microbiologist ? Would you like to help us learn about legal responsibility associated with antibiotic prescribing and advising?   If Yes, … Continue Reading →

Some antibiotic stewardship stories and big challenges in education at #ASMMicrobe2016

By Oliver J Dyar   This post includes talks from two sessions at the 2016 ASM Microbe meeting: Antimicrobial stewardship II and Big challenges in pre-clinical med student microbiology education. … Continue Reading →

More #AntimicrobialStewardship at #ASMMicrobe2016: Success stories

By Bojana Beovic ASM Microbe 2016 is plenty of sessions on Antimicrobial Stewardship. Lucky you a team of ESGAP member is live reporting on them!!. This piece deals with Saturday … Continue Reading →

Controversies in #AntimicrobialStewardship #ASMMicrobe2016 coverage by @ESGAP_ABS (June 18, 2016)

By Benedikt Huttner This is the first ESGAP summary on antimicrobial stewardship activities at ASM Microbe 2016, that is being held in Boston, and deals with the symposium “Controversies in … Continue Reading →

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Medicine

ESGVM (ESCMID Study Group for Veterinary Microbiology) and ESGAP organize a course on Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Medicine. It will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden 11-12 September 2016. For more … Continue Reading →

Antimicrobial Therapy in Practice. Madrid, November 10-12, 2016. Save the Date #ESGAP #ESCMID

Antibiotics are amongst the most commonly used drugs, and any physician at one time or another will prescribe them. However, while treatment of such infections is becoming increasingly complicated due … Continue Reading →

Modelling and meta-analyses of antimicrobial stewardship efficacy. More summaries from #ECCMID2016

  by Guillaume Béraud One of the most interesting sessions I had the opportunity to assist was “Modelling and meta-analyses of antimicrobial stewardship efficacy” which exposed some results involving mathematical … Continue Reading →

Day #4 at #ECCMID2016: Last but not least. @ESGAP_ABS selection of posters & sessions

by Oliver Dyar It was an action-packed day for antibiotic stewardship at ECCMID today, ranging from evolutionary microbiology, to strategies to improve antibiotic use in outpatient and inpatient settings.   … Continue Reading →

Fresh summary of Day 3 will help U to keep track of #AntimicrobialStewardship at #ECCMID when back home

Day #3 was also a good day at #ECCMID2016. Also many things to remark from the #AntimimicrobialStewardship (AS) perspective for those who could not attend the conference and even for those … Continue Reading →

Day 2 (Summary) @ #ECCMID2016. Keeping track of #AntimicrobialStewardship and other IT issues

I´m adapting to (some of) the new IT tools at #ECCMID2016. While, as said yesterday, the App is not very user-friendly, nor intuitive, I have to say that ECCMID live (Web) … Continue Reading →