2020 CLIMIDSON conference in Nigeria

diciembre 11th, 2020|0 Comments

Our Nigerian participants proudly launched their first (virtual) annual scientific conference of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Society of Nigeria (CLIMIDSON): “Antimicrobial Stewardship: Time to move from Theory to Practice” on November 26-27, 2020. [...]

Global-PPS webinars in 2021

diciembre 11th, 2020|0 Comments

In 2021, we will launch a series of webinars in which we will introduce the Global-PPS methodology and discuss updates to the protocol and data entry application. We will further elaborate on the analysis [...]

Global-PPS in Iran

junio 23rd, 2020|0 Comments

The Global-PPS in Iran primarily started in 2015 in two large Iranian University cities, namely Shiraz and Kurdistan Universities of Medical Sciences, concurrently with the first global attempt for data collection about antibiotic consumption [...]

New protocol – optional HAI module

julio 1st, 2019|0 Comments

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 [...]

Grants in Antwerp

abril 10th, 2019|0 Comments

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 [...]

Global-PPS in the Lancet Global Health

junio 15th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

Global-PPS 2018

marzo 26th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

Security information

mayo 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Due to some security updates, I have locked all user account which are currently not linked to any institution in our data entry web-application. If your account is locked by mistake, please contact our Administrator [...]

Learn how to use Point Prevalence Surveys (PPS)

abril 28th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

The Global-PPS will be repeated next year!

septiembre 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Data collection and entry onto the Global-PPS program will be possible from January to June 2017. Any hospital is very welcome to join the survey and our network! The data collection templates are very similar [...]

Global-PPS posters presented at ECCMID

abril 13th, 2016|0 Comments

During the ECCMID congress, 15 different countries worldwide were able to present their results on the Global-PPS. We had a meeting, we shared our experiences, we discussed and we’ll move on ! Posters are now [...]