Antimicrobial consumption - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017
Twenty-seven countries, comprising 25 EU Member States and two EEA countries (Iceland and Norway) reported data on antimicrobial consumption for 2017. Twenty-two countries reported both community and hospital consumption, three countries reported only community consumption, and two countries reported total consumption in both sectors without differentiating between them.
ECDC calls for continued action to address antimicrobial resistance in healthcare settings
15 Nov 2018 - On European Antibiotic Awareness Day, ECDC publishes the results of two point-prevalence surveys of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use in hospitals and in long-term care facilities in the EU/EEA.
Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in Europe 2017
15 Nov 2018 - EARS-Net data for 2017 show that antimicrobial resistance remains a serious threat in Europe.
European Antibiotic Awareness Day Campaign Website
European Antibiotic Awareness Day (EAAD) is a European health initiative coordinated by ECDC, which provides a platform and support for national campaigns on the prudent use of antibiotics. Each year, EAAD is marked on 18 November. Visit the campaign website of EAAD.Read more