Case Studies

US survey finds PharmD offerings of stewardship in curricula variable

A survey 116 PharmD programs throughout the United States found that integration of antimicrobial stewardship into curricula is variable, with considerable differences in activities and topics, according to a new study in the Journal of Antimicrobial...

ECDC report documents variable antibiotic consumption in Europe

A new surveillance report from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) shows wide ranges of antibiotic consumption in Europe, with no significant trends in mean consumption observed. The fourth annual report of the European...

Attitudes and Behaviours to Antimicrobial Prescribing following Introduction of a Smartphone App

Objectives Our hospital replaced the format for delivering portable antimicrobial prescribing guidance from a paper-based pocket guide to a smartphone application (app). We used this opportunity to assess the relationship between its use and the attitudes...

Antibiotic policies in acute English NHS trusts: implementation of ‘Start Smart—Then Focus’ and relationship with Clostridium difficile infection rates

Objectives The objective of this study was to establish how antibiotic prescribing policies at National Health Service (NHS) hospitals match the England Department of Health ‘Start Smart—Then Focus’ recommendations and relate to Clostridium...

Moorfields MicroGuide Research

Moorfields is one of the world’s leading eye hospitals, providing excellence in eye care, research and education for over 200 years. Together with our academic partners at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, we continue to be at the forefront of innovative...

Research from University of Iowa Health Care into MicroGuide

The link below gives you access to an independent (not sponsored) report carried out by IOWA Hospital into the effectiveness of the MicroGuide platform in its hospital. The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) is the largest teaching hospital in...

Utilization of a clinical microbiology service at a Cambodian paediatric hospital and its impact on appropriate antimicrobial prescribing using MicroGuide

Angkor Hospital for Children Cambodia Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) is a charitably-funded pediatric hospital in Siem Reap, Cambodia, with 70 beds and 4,000 admissions annually. Caring for children under 16 years of age, the hospital provides services...
Ankgor Watt, MicroGuide

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