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 [...]