Global-PPS in Iran

June 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

July 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

April 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

June 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

March 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

May 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)

April 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!

September 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

April 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 [...]