The Global-PPS protocol has been updated with an optional Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) module. This new module allows analyzing additional quality indicators, focusing on the presence of invasive devices. From September till December 2019, the old as well as the new protocol are available for data collection on the wards (transition [...]
Three participants from Brazil, Egypt and The Philippines took a training on hospital-based interventions to contain antibiotic resistance in low-resource setting at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp in collaboration with the Laboratory of Medical Microbiology of the University of Antwerp, Belgium. This will allow them to further use their [...]
The Global-PPS moves ahead in 2019! Read more about past events and future plans in our first newsletter.
Read the first overall Global-PPS results on antibiotic prescribing and resistance in adults, published in the Lancet Global Health. We invite Global-PPS participants to also publish their results. The Global-PPS team is happy to provide help with this! […]
Three surveys are available in 2018 to allow investigating seasonal variation (January-April, May-August and September-December 2018). Any hospital is welcome to take part in one or more surveys in 2018! The Global-PPS will be presented during the ECCMID congress in Madrid from 21-24 April 2018. Click Dissemination to know which [...]
Participants from several countries gave testimony on the usefulness of GLOBAL-PPS in a new video.
The time frame of data collection and entry is extended up to ending November 2017. Get in touch with us and join our network!
A new E-learning module “how to use Point Prevalence Surveys (PPS) to measure antibiotic consumption and fight antimicrobial resistance” is now available on this Global-PPS website. The module is developed by BSAC (see also supporting organizations). This course runs continuously from May 1st to June 30th. Thereafter, the course will [...]
More than 50 countries worldwide are now participating to the 2017 Global-PPS. Don’t hesitate to join us. See also the item Supporting organisations.
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