Bloodstream infections: How do you proceed? Case-vignette based ESGAP/ESGBIS survey

ESGAP (the ESCMID Study Group for Antibiotic Policies) and ESGBIS (the ESCMID Study Group for Bloodstream Infections and Sepsis) are launching the ESGAP/ESGBIS Bloodstream infection survey, and we would be … Continue Reading →


ESGAP and SPILF survey on duration of antimicrobial therapy is open

  ESGAP (the ESCMID Study Group for Antibiotic Policies) and SPILF (the French ID society) are launching the AB-Duration survey. Duration of antibiotic therapy is a not completely solved issue for many … Continue Reading →


Legal responsibility associated w/ antibiotic prescribing and advising. Deadline: Sept 1st

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, then you can!!! … Continue Reading →


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 →


ESCMID survey on staffing in infectious diseases

The ESCMID Professional Affairs Subcommittee in collaboration with ESGAP and ESGIE members have designed a survey in an attempt to define standard infectious diseases personnel to hospital bed ratio .   “The objective is to document the … Continue Reading →


Global Point Prevalence Survey of Antimicrobial Use: an Opportunity Knocking on your Door

This post is to inform you about a new ongoing hospital-based project: the “Global-Point Prevalence Survey on Antimicrobial Consumption and Resistance (Global-PPS)”.  . Global-PPS is project aiming to expand a standardised surveillance method … Continue Reading →


Worldwide Antimicrobial Stewardship Survey

Dear Colleague, Investigators from ESGAP (ESCMID Study Group for Antibiotic Policies) in conjunction with the ISC (International Society for Chemotherapy) Antimicrobial Stewardship Working Group have developed this international survey of … Continue Reading →