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Bahizi G, Kaos Majwala R, Kisaka S, et al. Epidemiological profile of patients with rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis: an analysis of the Uganda National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory Surveillance Data, 2014–2018. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online May 8)

Bedenić B, Meštrović T. Mechanisms of resistance in gram-negative urinary pathogens: from country-specific molecular insights to global clinical relevance. Diagnostics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 28)

Bedru H, Fikru M, Niguse W, et al. Drug resistance pattern of M. tuberculosis complex in Oromia region of Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2021 May 4;14:1679-89

Chen IR, Huang PH, Wu PF, et al. Clinical characteristics and outcomes of 56 patients with pneumonia caused by carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online May 4)

Fourie JL, Claassen FM, Myburgh JJ. Causative pathogens and antibiotic resistance in community-acquired urinary tract infections in central South Africa. S Afr Med J 2021 Feb 1;111(2):124-8

Galani I, Karaskos I, Giamarellou H. Multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae: mechanisms of resistance including updated data for novel β-lactam-β-lactamase inhibitor combinations. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2021 (published online May 4)

Hajikhani B, Goudarzi M, Kakavandi S, et al. The global prevalence of fusidic acid resistance in clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online May 1)

Kousovista R, Athanasiou C, Liaskonis K, et al. Correlation between Acinetobacter baumannii resistance and hospital use of meropenem, cefepime, and ciprofloxacin: time series analysis and dynamic regression models. Pathogens 2021 (published online Apr 15)

Kuzmenkov AY, Trushin IV, Vinogradova AG, et al. AMRmap: an interactive web platform for analysis of antimicrobial resistance surveillance data in Russia. Front Microbiol 2021 (published online Mar 12)

Lai CC, Yu WL. Klebsiella pneumoniae harboring carbapenemase genes in Taiwan: its evolution over 20 years, 1998-2019. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online May 6)

Langendonk RF, Neill DR, Fothergill JL, et al. The building blocks of antimicrobial resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa: implications for current resistance-breaking therapies. Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2021 (published online Apr 16)

Meredith HR, Kularatna S, Nagaro K, et al. Colonization with multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae among infants: an observational study in southern Sri Lanka. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Apr 30)

Romandini A, Pani A, Schenardi PA, et al. Antibiotic resistance in pediatric infections: global emerging threats, predicting the near future. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 6)

Tsai HY, Lee YL, Liu PY, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility of bacteremic vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium to eravacycline, omadacycline, lipoglycopeptides, and other comparator antibiotics: results from the 2019/2020 Nationwide Surveillance of Multicenter Antimicrobial Resistance in Taiwan (SMART). Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online May 5)

Wang MG, Liu ZY, Liao XP, et al. Retrospective data insight into the global distribution of carbapenemase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online May 9)

Zhang X, Brodie FL, Postel EA, et al. Endogenous methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) endophthalmitis: a six-year series at a tertiary care center. Ocul Immunol Inflamm 2021 (published online May 4)

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Adamson PC, Klausner JD. The staying power of pharyngeal gonorrhea: implications for public health and antimicrobial resistance. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 28)

Alebel M, Mekonnen F, Mulu W. Extended-spectrum β-lactamase and carbapenemase producing gram-negative bacilli infections among patients in intensive care units of Felegehiwot Referral Hospital: a prospective cross-sectional study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 2;14:391-405

Alemayehu T, Asnake S, Tadesse B, et al. Phenotypic detection of carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacilli from a clinical specimen in Sidama, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 2;14:369-80

Alhmidi H, Cadnum JL, Koganti S, et al. Shedding of methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus and multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacilli during outpatient appointments and procedures outside hospital rooms. Am J Infect Control 2021 (published online Mar 9)

Al Mutair A, Alhumaid S, Al Alawi Z, et al. Five-year resistance trends in pathogens causing healthcare-associated infections at a multi-hospital healthcare system in Saudi Arabia, 2015–2019. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Mar 21)

Alseqely M, Newton-Foot M, Khalil A, et al. Association between fluoroquinolone resistance and MRSA genotype in Alexandria, Egypt. Sci Rep 2021 (published online Feb 19)

Andargie A, Molla A, Tadese F, et al. Lost to follow-up and associated factors among patients with drug resistant tuberculosis in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Argueta EA, Alsamman MA, Moss SF, et al. Impact of antimicrobial resistance rates on eradication of Helicobacter pylori in a United States population. Gastroenterol 2021 (published online Feb 9)

Ashokan A, Hanson J, Aung NM, et al. Investigating potential transmission of antimicrobial resistance in an open-plan hospital ward: a cross-sectional metagenomic study of resistome dispersion in a lower middle-income setting. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Aslam A, Kharal SA, Aslam M, et al. Trends of antimicrobial resistance in typhoidal strains of Salmonella in a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan. Cureus 2021 (published online Jan 12)

Awol RN, Reda DY, Gidebo DD. Prevalence of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi infection, its associated factors and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among febrile patients at Adare general hospital, Hawassa, southern Ethiopia. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 7)

Bagińska N, Cieślik M, Górski A, et al. The role of antibiotic resistant A. baumannii in the pathogenesis of urinary tract infection and the potential of its treatment with the use of bacteriophage therapy. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Mar 9)

Bahizi G, Kaos Majwala R, Kisaka S, et al. Epidemiological profile of patients with rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis: an analysis of the Uganda National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory Surveillance Data, 2014–2018. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online May 8)

Baker Obakiro S, Kiyimba K, Paasi G, et al. Prevalence of antibiotic resistant bacteria among patients in two tertiary hospitals in eastern Uganda. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Mar 1)

Baliashvili D, Gandhi NR, Kim S, et al. Resistance to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among household contacts: a multinational study. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 27)

Baltas I, Stockdale T, Tausan M, et al. Long-term outcome and risk factors for late mortality in gram-negative bacteraemia: a retrospective cohort study. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Apr 2)

Band VI, Satola SW, Smith RD, et al. Colistin heteroresistance is largely undetected among carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales in the United States. mBio 2021 (published online Jan 26)

Bazaid AS, Saeed A, Alrashidi A, et al. Antimicrobial surveillance for bacterial uropathogens in Ha’il, Saudi Arabia: a five-year multicenter retrospective study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 16;14:1455-65

Bedenić B, Meštrović T. Mechanisms of resistance in gram-negative urinary pathogens: from country-specific molecular insights to global clinical relevance. Diagnostics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 28)

Bedru H, Fikru M, Niguse W, et al. Drug resistance pattern of M. tuberculosis complex in Oromia region of Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2021 May 4;14:1679-89

Begier E, Rosenthal NA, Gurtman A, et al. Epidemiology of invasive Escherichia coli infection and antibiotic resistance status among patients treated in U.S. hospitals: 2009–2016. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 9)

Behzadi P, Barath Z, Gajdacs M. It’s not easy being green: a narrative review on the microbiology, virulence and therapeutic prospects of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Jan 4)

Belley A, Morrissey I, Hawser S, et al. Third-generation cephalosporin resistance in clinical isolates of Enterobacterales collected between 2016–2018 from USA and Europe: genotypic analysis of β-lactamases and comparative in vitro activity of cefepime/enmetazobactam. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Bilal H, Khan MN, Rehman T, et al. Antibiotic resistance in Pakistan: a systematic review of past decade. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 6)

Blackberg A, Falk L, Oldberg K, et al. Infective endocarditis due to Corynebacterium species; clinical features and antibiotic resistance. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 4)

Bogale L, Tsegaye T, Abdulkadire M, et al. Unfavorable treatment outcome and its predictors among patients with multidrug-resistance tuberculosis in southern Ethiopia in 2014 to 2019: a multi-center retrospective follow-up study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 8;14:1343-55

Bokhary H, Pangesti KNA, Rashid H, et al. Travel-related antimicrobial resistance: a systematic review. Trop Med Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 16)

Briassoulis P, Briassoulis G, Christakou E, et al. Active surveillance of healthcare-associated infections in pediatric intensive care units: multicenter ECDC HAI-net ICU protocol (v2.2) implementation, antimicrobial resistance and challenges. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2021 Mar 1;40(3):231-7

Buetti N, Marschall J, Timsit JF, et al. Distribution of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance in bacteremia according to hospitalization duration: a nationwide surveillance study in Switzerland. Clin Microbiol Infect 2021 (published online Apr 29)

Bui DP, Chandran SS, Oren E, et al. Community transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis is associated with activity space overlap in Lima, Peru. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Carey ME, Jain R, Yousuf M, et al. Spontaneous emergence of azithromycin resistance in independent lineages of Salmonella Typhi in northern India. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 30)

Cazer CL, Westblade LF, Simon MS, et al. Analysis of multidrug resistance in Staphylococcus aureus with a machine learning generated antibiogram. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Jan 11)

Chelkeba L, Melaku T, Mega TA. Gram-negative bacteria isolates and their antibiotic-resistance patterns in patients with wound infection in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Jan 29;14:277-302

Cheng S, Hide M, Pheng SH, et al. Resistance to second-line anti-TB drugs in Cambodia: a phenotypic and genetic study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Mar 17;14:1089-104

Chen IR, Huang PH, Wu PF, et al. Clinical characteristics and outcomes of 56 patients with pneumonia caused by carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online May 4)

Çopur Çiçek A, Ertürk A, Ejder N, et al. Screening of antimicrobial resistance genes and epidemiological features in hospital and community-associated carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 20;14:1517-26

Davtyan H, Grigoryan R, Niazyan L, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in a tertiary care hospital in Armenia: 2016-2019. Trop Med Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 7)

de Carvalho Hessel Dias VM, Waszak da Silva DM, Burger M, et al. Active surveillance of carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative healthcare-associated infections in a low-middle-income country city. Braz J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 15)

Demers AM, Kim S, McCallum S, et al. Drug susceptibility patterns of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from adults with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and implications for a household contact preventive therapy trial. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 24)

de Nies L, Lopes S, Busi SB, et al. PathoFact: a pipeline for the prediction of virulence factors and antimicrobial resistance genes in metagenomic data. Microbiome 2021 (published online Feb 17)

Desnos-Ollivier M, Lortholary O, Bretagne S, et al. Azoles susceptibility profiles of more than 9,000 clinical yeast isolates belonging to 40 common and rare species. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Apr 5)

Diaz-Garcia J, Mesquida A, Sanchez-Carrillo C, et al. Monitoring the epidemiology and antifungal resistance of yeasts causing fungaemia in a tertiary care hospital in Madrid, Spain. Any relevant changes in the last 13 years? Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Jan 19)

Di Bella S, Giacobbe DR, Maraolo AE, et al. Resistance to ceftazidime/avibactam in infections and colonizations by KPC-producing Enterobacterales: a systematic review of observational clinical studies. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Apr 22)

Ding Y, Wang H, Pu S, et al. Resistance trends of Klebsiella pneumoniae causing urinary tract infections in Chongqing, 2011–2019. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 9;14:475-81

dit Achille Bonko M, Lompo P, Tahita MC, et al. Antibiotic susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from the nasopharynx of febrile children under 5 years in Nanoro, Burkina Faso. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 15)

dos Santos Tufic-Garutti S, Almeida Ramalho JV, de Araújo Longo LG, et al. Acquisition of antimicrobial resistance determinants in Enterobacterales by international travelers from a large urban setting in Brazil. Travel Med Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 16)

Dramowski A, Ong'ayo G, Rehman AM, et al. Mortality attributable to third-generation cephalosporin resistance in gram-negative bloodstream infections in African hospitals: a multi-site retrospective study. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Jan 19)

Du L, Zhang Y, Lv X, et al. Prevalence of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Dalian, China: a retrospective study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Mar 16;14:1037-47

Dumke R. Antimicrobial resistance in clinical isolates of Ureaplasma spp. from samples in Germany. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Feb 16)

Eckbo EJ, Wong T, Bharat A, et al. First reported outbreak of the emerging pathogen Candida auris in Canada. Am J Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 20)

El Haddad L, Hanson BM, Arias CA, et al. Emergence and transmission of daptomycin and vancomycin-resistant enterococci between patients and hospital rooms. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 9)

Fahim NAE. Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility profile of multidrug-resistant bacteria among intensive care units patients at Ain Shams University Hospitals in Egypt—a retrospective study. J Egypt Public Health Assoc 2021 (published online Mar 29)

Farfour E, Si Larbi AG, Cattoir V, et al. Temocillin susceptibility among Enterobacterales strains recovered from blood culture in France. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 12)

Fen SHY, Tandhavanant S, Phunpang R, et al. Antibiotic susceptibility of clinical Burkholderia pseudomallei isolates in northeast Thailand during 2015-2018 and the genomic characterization of β-lactam-resistant isolates. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Feb 16)

Foloum AK, Founou LL, Karang S, et al. Methicillin resistant staphylococci isolated in clinical samples: a 3-year retrospective study analysis. Future Sci OA 2021 (published online Feb 4)

Fourie JL, Claassen FM, Myburgh JJ. Causative pathogens and antibiotic resistance in community-acquired urinary tract infections in central South Africa. S Afr Med J 2021 Feb 1;111(2):124-8

Frisbie L, Weissman SJ, Kapoor H, et al. Antimicrobial resistance patterns of urinary Escherichia coli among outpatients in Washington State, 2013-2017: associations with age and sex. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 26)

Frost I, Kapoor G, Craig J, et al. Status, challenges and gaps in antimicrobial resistance surveillance around the world. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Apr 15)

Galani I, Karaskos I, Giamarellou H. Multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae: mechanisms of resistance including updated data for novel β-lactam-β-lactamase inhibitor combinations. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2021 (published online May 4)

Garbern SC, Chu TC, Yang P, et al. Clinical and socio-environmental determinants of multidrug resistant Vibrio cholerae 01 in older children and adults in Bangladesh. Int J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 26)

Garza-González E, Bocanegra-Ibarias P, Bobadilla-del-Valle M, et al. Drug resistance phenotypes and genotypes in Mexico in representative gram-negative species: results from the infivar network. PLoS One 2021 (published online Mar 17)

Gashaw F, Erko B, Mekonnen Y, et al. Phenotypic and genotypic drug sensitivity profiles of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and associated factors in northeastern Ethiopia. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 12)

Giacomini E, Perrone V, Alessandrini D, et al. Evidence of antibiotic resistance from population-based studies: a narrative review. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Mar 3;14:849-58

Golob JL, Rao K. Signal vs. noise: how to analyze the microbiome and make progress on antimicrobial resistance. J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 21)

Gupta V, Yu KC, Schranz J, et al. A multicenter evaluation of the US prevalence and regional variation in macrolide-resistant S. pneumoniae in ambulatory and hospitalized adult patients in the US. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 4)

Guzman-Cole C, Santiago F, Garsevanyan S, et al. Distribution of β-Lactamase genes in clinical isolates from California Central Valley hospital deviates from the United States nationwide trends. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 27)

Habyarimana T, Murenzi D, Musoni E, et al. Bacteriological profile and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of bloodstream infection at Kigali University Teaching Hospital. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 23;14:699-707

Hajikhani B, Goudarzi M, Kakavandi S, et al. The global prevalence of fusidic acid resistance in clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online May 1)

Harimurti K, Saldi SRF, Dewiasty E, et al. Streptococcus pneumoniae carriage and antibiotic susceptibility among Indonesian pilgrims during the Hajj pilgrimage in 2015. PLoS One 2021 (published online Jan 26)

Hirvonen VHA, Spencer J, van der Kamp MW. Antimicrobial resistance conferred by OXA-48 β-lactamases: towards a detailed mechanistic understanding. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Mar 22)

Hlashwayo DF, Sigaúque B, Noormahomed EV, et al. A systematic review and meta-analysis reveal that Campylobacter spp. and antibiotic resistance are widespread in humans in sub-Saharan Africa. PLoS One 2021 (published online Jan 27)

Holderman JL, Thomas IV JC, Schlanger K, et al. Sustained transmission of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with high-level resistance to azithromycin, Indianapolis, Indiana 2017–2018. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 13)

Horner C, Mushtaq S, Allen M, et al. Are resistance rates among bloodstream isolates a good proxy for other infections? Analysis from the BSAC Resistance Surveillance Programme. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Apr 5)

Hosokawa H, Mitsuboshi S, Isobe H, et al. Association between extended-spectrum β-lactamase–producing Escherichia coli and oral third-generation cephalosporins. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2021 (published online Jan 18)

Hu Y, Zheng X, Davies Forsman L, et al. Emergence of additional drug resistance during treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in China: a prospective cohort study. Clin Microbiol Infect 2021 (published online Apr 22)

Inchingolo R, Pierandrei C, Montemurro G, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in common respiratory pathogens of chronic bronchiectasis patients: a literature review. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Mar 20)

Intahphuak S, Apidechkul T, Kuipiaphum P. Antibiotic resistance among the Lahu hill tribe people, northern Thailand: a cross-sectional study. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 26)

Iskandar K, Molinier L, Hallit S, et al. Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in low- and middle-income countries: a scattered picture. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Mar 31)

Jacobsson S, Cole MJ, Spiteri G, et al. Associations between antimicrobial susceptibility/resistance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in European Union/European Economic Area and patients’ gender, sexual orientation and anatomical site of infection, 2009–2016. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Johnson MG, Bruno C, Castanheira M, et al. Evaluating the emergence of nonsusceptibility among Pseudomonas aeruginosa respiratory isolates from a phase 3 clinical trial for treatment of nosocomial pneumonia (ASPECT-NP). Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online Jan 9)

Kachalov VN, Nguyen H, Balakrishna V, et al. Identifying the drivers of multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae at a European level. PLoS Comput Biol 2021 (published online Jan 29)

Kang K, Imamovic L, Misiakou MA, et al. Expansion and persistence of antibiotic-specific resistance genes following antibiotic treatment. Gut Microbes 2021 Jan-Dec;13(1):1-19

Kantele A, Kuenzli E, Dunn SJ, et al. Dynamics of intestinal multidrug-resistant bacteria colonisation contracted by visitors to a high-endemic setting: a prospective, daily, real-time sampling study. Lancet Microbe 2021 (published online Feb 23)

Kaur J, Singh Dhama A, Buttolia H, et al. ICMR’s Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance system (i-AMRSS): a promising tool for global antimicrobial resistance surveillance. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Mar 27)

Kharel S, Bist A, Mishra SK. Ventilator-associated pneumonia among ICU patients in WHO Southeast Asian region: a systematic review. PLoS One 2021 (published online Mar 9)

Kim YK, Chang IB, Kim HS, et al. Prolonged carriage of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: clinical risk factors and the influence of carbapenemase and organism types. J Clin Med 2021 (published online Jan 15)

Kiros T, Workineh L, Tiruneh T, et al. Prevalence of extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Microbiol 2021 (published online Mar 31)

Kizito E, Musaazi J, Mutesasira K, et al. Risk factors for mortality among patients diagnosed with multi-drug resistant tuberculosis in Uganda- a case-control study. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 22)

Kontopoulou K, Meletis G, Pappa S, et al. Spread of NDM-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a tertiary Greek hospital. Acta Microbiol Immunol Hung 2021 (published online Mar 3)

Kot B, Gruzewska A, Szweda P, et al. Antibiotic resistance of uropathogens isolated from patients hospitalized in district hospital in central Poland in 2020. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 16)

Kousovista R, Athanasiou C, Liaskonis K, et al. Correlation between Acinetobacter baumannii resistance and hospital use of meropenem, cefepime, and ciprofloxacin: time series analysis and dynamic regression models. Pathogens 2021 (published online Apr 15)

Kumar S, Purakayastha DR, Kapil A, et al. Carriage rates and antimicrobial sensitivity of pneumococci in the upper respiratory tract of children less than ten years old, in a north Indian rural community. PLoS One 2021 (published online Feb 4)

Kumwenda P, Adukwu EC, Tabe ES, et al. Prevalence, distribution and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of bacterial isolates from a tertiary hospital in Malawi. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 7)

Kuzmenkov AY, Trushin IV, Vinogradova AG, et al. AMRmap: an interactive web platform for analysis of antimicrobial resistance surveillance data in Russia. Front Microbiol 2021 (published online Mar 12)

Kyriakidis I, Vasileiou E, Pana ZD, et al. Acinetobacter baumannii antibiotic resistance mechanisms. Pathogens 2021 (published online Mar 19)

Lai CC, Yu WL. Klebsiella pneumoniae harboring carbapenemase genes in Taiwan: its evolution over 20 years, 1998-2019. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online May 6)

Lai J, Zhu Y, Tang L, et al. Epidemiology and antimicrobial susceptibility of invasive Escherichia coli infection in neonates from 2012 to 2019 in Xiamen, China. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 23)

Lanata MM, Wang H, Everhart K, et al. Macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections in children, Ohio, USA. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 27)

Laumen JGE, Manoharan-Basil SS, Verhoeven E, et al. Molecular pathways to high-level azithromycin resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Mar 24)

Le W, Su X, Lou X, et al. Susceptibility trends of zoliflodacin against multidrug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae clinical isolates in Nanjing, China, 2014 to 2018. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Feb 17)

Lin TC, Hung YP, Lee CC, et al. Clinical impact and risk factors of nonsusceptibility to third-generation cephalosporins among hospitalized adults with monomicrobial Enterobacteriaceae bacteremia in southern Taiwan: a multicenter study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 24;14:689-97

Litwin A, Rojek S, Gozdzik W, et al. Pseudomonas aeruginosa device associatedhealthcare associated infections and its multidrug resistance at intensive care unit of University Hospital: Polish, 8.5-year, prospective, single-centre study. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 16)

Liu Q, Yang D, Qiu B, et al. Drug resistance gene mutations and treatment outcomes in MDR-TB: a prospective study in eastern China. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2021 (published online Jan 20)

Li X, Stokholm J, Brejnrod A, et al. The infant gut resistome associates with E. coli, environmental exposures, gut microbiome maturity, and asthma-associated bacterial composition. Cell Host Microbe 2021 (published online Apr 21)

Long R, Lau A, Egedahl ML, et al. Local transmission plays no important role in the occurrence of MDR-TB in immigrants to Canada: a molecular epidemiologic study of clustering and contact tracing. J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 27)

Mainous AG, Rooks BJ, Carek PJ. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization and mortality risk among community adults aged 40-85. J Am Board Fam Med 2021 (published online Mar 29)

Marín JEO, Villatoro E, Luna MJ, et al. Emergence of MDR invasive Neisseria meningitidis in El Salvador, 2017–19. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Jan 29)

Marusinec R, Kurowski KM, Amato HK, et al. Caretaker knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP) and carriage of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing E. coli (ESBL-EC) in children in Quito, Ecuador. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 6)

McAulay K, Schuetz AN, Fauntleroy K, et al. Multidrug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in healthcare facilities in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Mar 1)

Mechal T, Hussen S, Desta M. Bacterial profile, antibiotic susceptibility pattern and associated factors among patients attending adult OPD at Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Hawassa, Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Jan 14;14:99-110

Medugu N, Nwajiobi-Princewill PI, Shettima SA, et al. A mini-national surveillance study of resistance profiles of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from clinical specimens across hospitals in Nigeria. Niger J Clin Pract 2021 Feb;24(2):225-32

Meredith HR, Kularatna S, Nagaro K, et al. Colonization with multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae among infants: an observational study in southern Sri Lanka. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Apr 30)

Mills JP, Rojas LJ, Marshall SH, et al. Risk factors for and mechanisms of COlistin Resistance among Enterobacterales: getting at the CORE of the issue. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 21)

Minzi OM, Kilonzi M, Mikomangwa WP, et al. Updates on bacterial and antibiotic susceptibility profiles among patients attended at tertiary referral hospital in Tanzania. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Mar 13)

Mitevska E, Wong B, Surewaard BG, et al. The prevalence, risk, and management of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in diverse populations across Canada: a systematic review. Pathogens 2021 (published online Mar 25)

Mnyambwa NP, Mahende C, Wilfred A, et al. Antibiotic susceptibility patterns of bacterial isolates from routine clinical specimens from referral hospitals in Tanzania: a prospective hospital-based observational study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Mar 3;14:869-78

Mogasale VV, Saldanha P, Pai V, et al. A descriptive analysis of antimicrobial resistance patterns of WHO priority pathogens isolated in children from a tertiary care hospital in India. Sci Rep 2021 (published online Mar 4)

Moges F, Gizachew M, Dagnew M, et al. Multidrug resistance and extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing gram-negative bacteria from three referral hospitals of Amhara region, Ethiopia. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 2021 (published online Mar 11)

Moise PA, Gonzalez M, Alekseeva I, et al. Collective assessment of antimicrobial susceptibility among the most common gram-negative respiratory pathogens driving therapy in the ICU. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Feb 19)

Moore R, Wattengel BA, Carter MT, et al. Sputum susceptibilities in a nationwide veteran cohort. Am J Infect Control 2021 (published online Mar 1)

Mouanga Ndzime Y, Onanga R, Kassa Kassa RF, et al. Epidemiology of community origin Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae uropathogenic strains resistant to antibiotics in Franceville, Gabon. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 16;14:585-94

Moussa AA, Abdulahi Abdi A, Awale MA, et al. Occurrence and phenotypic characterization of multidrug-resistant bacterial pathogens isolated from patients in a public hospital in Mogadishu, Somalia. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Mar 2;14:825-32

Ngoi ST, Chong CW, Ponnampalavanar SSLS, et al. Genetic mechanisms and correlated risk factors of antimicrobial-resistant ESKAPEE pathogens isolated in a tertiary hospital in Malaysia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Apr 23)

Ngowi BN, Sunguya B, Herman A, et al. Prevalence of multidrug resistant UTI among people living with HIV in northern Tanzania. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 22;14:1623-33

Nizamuddin S, Ching C, Kamal R, et al. Continued outbreak of ceftriaxone-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi across Pakistan and assessment of knowledge and practices among healthcare workers. Am J Trop Med Hygiene 2021 (published online Jan 25) 

Nji E, Kazibwe J, Hambridge T, et al. High prevalence of antibiotic resistance in commensal Escherichia coli from healthy human sources in community settings. Sci Rep 2021 (published online Feb 9)

Nonghanphithak D, Chaipresert A, Smithtikarn S, et al. Clusters of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis detected by whole-genome sequence analysis of nationwide sample, Thailand, 2014–2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 17)

Nour El-Din HT, Yassin AS, Ragab YM, et al. Phenotype-genotype characterization and antibiotic-resistance correlations among colonizing and infectious methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus recovered from intensive care units. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 21;14:1557-71

Octavia S, Chew KL, Lin RTP, et al. Azithromycin-resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi AcrB-R717Q/L, Singapore. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 20)

Oldenkamp R, Schultsz C, Mancini E, et al. Filling the gaps in the global prevalence map of clinical antimicrobial resistance. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2021 (published online Jan 5)

Olearo F, Both A, Belmar Campos C, et al. Emergence of linezolid-resistance in vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium ST117 associated with increased linezolid-consumption. Int J Med Microbiol 2021 (published online Jan 27)

Omulo S, Lofgren CT, Lockwood S, et al. Carriage of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in a high-density informal settlement in Kenya is associated with environmental risk-factors. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 22)

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Peng X, Zhu Q, Liu J, et al. Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of bacteria isolated from cerebrospinal fluid among children with bacterial meningitis in China from 2016 to 2018: a multicenter retrospective study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 30)

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Pilmis B, Mizrahi A, Péan de Ponfilly G, et al. Relative faecal abundance of extended-spectrum-β-lactamase producing Enterobacterales and its impact in infections among intensive care units hospitalized patients: a pilot study. J Hosp Infect 2021 (published online Mar 28)

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Ramette A, Gasser M, Nordmann P, et al. Temporal and regional incidence of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales, Switzerland, 2013 to 2018. Euro Surveill 2021 (published online Apr 15)

Raza S, Matula K, Karon S, et al. Resistance and adaptation of bacteria to non-antibiotic antibacterial agents: physical stressors, nanoparticles, and bacteriophages. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 13)

Razzaque MS. Commentary: microbial resistance movements: an overview of global public health threats posed by antimicrobial resistance, and how best to counter. Front Public Health 2021 (published online Jan 20)

Rivera-Izquierdo M, Láinez-Ramos-Bossini AJ, Rivera Izquierdo C, et al. OXA-48 carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales in Spanish hospitals: an updated comprehensive review on a rising antimicrobial resistance. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Jan 18)

Romandini A, Pani A, Schenardi PA, et al. Antibiotic resistance in pediatric infections: global emerging threats, predicting the near future. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 6)

Rosenthal VD, Duszynska W, Ider BE, et al. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 45 countries for 2013- 2018, adult and pediatric units, device-associated module. Am J Infect Control 2021 (published online Apr 23)

Saharman YR, Karuniawati A, Severin JA, et al. Infections and antimicrobial resistance in intensive care units in lower-middle income countries: a scoping review. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 29)

Said D, Willrich N, Ayobami O, et al. The epidemiology of carbapenem resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii complex in Germany (2014–2018): an analysis of data from the national antimicrobial resistance surveillance system. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Mar 1)

Saifullah A, Mallhi TH, Khan YH, et al. Evaluation of risk factors associated with the development of MDR- and XDR-TB in a tertiary care hospital: a retrospective cohort study. PeerJ 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Sajib MSI, Tanmoy AM, Hooda Y, et al. Tracking the emergence of azithromycin resistance in multiple genotypes of typhoidal Salmonella. mBio 2021 (published online Feb 16)

Saliba R, Ghelfenstein-Ferreira T, Lomont A, et al. Risk factors for the environmental spread of different multi-drug-resistant-organisms (MDRO): a prospective cohort study. J Hosp Infect 2021 (published online Feb 10)

Salmerón P, Vinado B, Arando M, et al. Neisseria gonorrhoeae antimicrobial resistance in Spain: a prospective multicentre study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Feb 11)

Sánchez-Busó L, Yeats CA, Taylor B, et al. A community-driven resource for genomic epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance prediction of Neisseria gonorrhoeae at Pathogenwatch. Genome Med 2021 (published online Apr 19)

San T, Moe I, Ashley EA, et al. High burden of infections caused by ESBL-producing MDR Escherichia coli in paediatric patients, Yangon, Myanmar. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Feb 14)

Shrestha S, Kharel S, Homagain S, et al. Prevalence of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in Asia—a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Clin Pharm Ther 2021 (published online Feb 25)

Sood A, Ray P, Angrup A, et al. Phenotypic and genotypic antimicrobial resistance in clinical anaerobic isolates from India. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Apr 17)

Streling AP, Al Obaidi MM, Lainhart WD, et al. Evolution of cefiderocol non-susceptibility in Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a patient without previous exposure to the antibiotic. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 7)

Sugianli AK, Ginting F, Parwati I, et al. Antimicrobial resistance among uropathogens in the Asia-Pacific region: a systematic review. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Feb 27)

Sun Y, Zhao Y, Xu W, et al. Taxonomy, virulence determinants and antimicrobial susceptibility of Aeromonas spp. isolated from bacteremia in southeastern China. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Feb 27)

Sweeney EL, Lowry K, Bletchly C, et al. Mycoplasma genitalium infections can comprise a mixture of both fluoroquinolone-susceptible and fluoroquinolone-resistant strains. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Jan 15)

Tang SSL, Chee E, Teo JQ, et al. Incidence of a subsequent carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infection after previous colonisation or infection: a prospective cohort study. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online Apr 20)

Tan K, Kelsom C, Chron A, et al. Risk factors and outcome associated with infection or colonization due to carbapenem-heteroresistant Escherichia coli. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Mar 27)

Teoli J, Amour S, Dananché C, et al. Trends in the proportion of resistant bacteria involved in ventilator-associated pneumonia as the first hospital-acquired infection in intensive care units between 2003 and 2016 in Lyon, France. Am J Infect Control 2021 (published online Apr 27)

Ting DSJ, Ho CS, Deshmukh R, et al. Infectious keratitis: an update on epidemiology, causative microorganisms, risk factors, and antimicrobial resistance. Eye 2021 (published online Jan 7)

Tompkins K, Juliano JJ, van Duin D. Antimicrobial resistance in Enterobacterales and its contribution to sepsis in sub-Saharan Africa. Front Med (Lausanne) 2021 (published online Jan 26)

Tsai HY, Lee YL, Liu PY, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility of bacteremic vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium to eravacycline, omadacycline, lipoglycopeptides, and other comparator antibiotics: results from the 2019/2020 Nationwide Surveillance of Multicenter Antimicrobial Resistance in Taiwan (SMART). Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online May 5)

Tumuhamye J, Steinsland H, Bwanga F, et al. Vaginal colonization with antimicrobial-resistant bacteria among women in labor in central Uganda: prevalence and associated factors. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Feb 17)

Turner P, Rupali P, Opintan JA, et al. Laboratory informatics capacity for effective antimicrobial resistance surveillance in resource-limited settings. Lancet Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 15)

van Bilsen WPH, van Dulm E, Matser A, et al. High carriage of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae associated with sexual activity among men who have sex with men. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online Jan 9)

Viacheslav K, Jones BT, Valentine K, et al. Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of antibiotic resistance in military hospital-associated bacteria from war injuries in the Eastern Ukraine Conflict between 2014 and 2020. J Hosp Infect 2021 (published online Mar 28)

Vianney Habarugira JM, Figueras A. Pharmacovigilance network as an additional tool for the surveillance of antimicrobial resistance. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2021 (published online Apr 17)

Wang MG, Liu ZY, Liao XP, et al. Retrospective data insight into the global distribution of carbapenemase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online May 9)

Weterings V, van Oosten A, Nieuwkoop E, et al. Management of a hospital-wide vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium outbreak in a Dutch general hospital, 2014–2017: successful control using a restrictive screening strategy. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Feb 18)

Willerton L, Lucidarme J, Walker A, et al. Increase in penicillin-resistant invasive meningococcal serogroup W ST-11 complex isolates in England. Vaccine 2021 (published online Apr 13)

Won EJ, Choi MJ, Kim MN, et al. Fluconazole-resistant Candida glabrata bloodstream isolates, South Korea, 2008–2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 19)

Wu L, Luo Y, Shi G, et al. Prevalence, clinical characteristics and changes of antibiotic resistance in children with nontyphoidal Salmonella infections from 2009–2018 in Chongqing, China. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 13;14:1403-13

Yamairi K, Yamada K, Imoto W, et al. Risk factor analysis for piperacillin-tazobactam-resistant Enterobacter spp. bacteremia at a tertiary hospital. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 10)

Yenehun Worku G, Belete Alamneh Y, Erku Abegaz W. Prevalence of bacterial urinary tract infection and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among diabetes mellitus patients attending Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 15;14:1441-54

Yeta KI, Michelo C, Jacobs C. Antimicrobial resistance among pregnant women with urinary tract infections attending antenatal clinic at Levy Mwanawasa University Teaching Hospital (LMUTH), Lusaka, Zambia. Int J Microbiol 2021 (published online Mar 4)

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Zachariah OH, Lizzy MA, Rose K, et al. Multiple drug resistance of Campylobacter jejuni and Shigella isolated from diarrhoeic children at Kapsabet County referral hospital, Kenya. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 23)

Zampieri M. The genetic underground of antibiotic resistance. Science 2021 (published online Feb 19)

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Zhang X, Brodie FL, Postel EA, et al. Endogenous methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) endophthalmitis: a six-year series at a tertiary care center. Ocul Immunol Inflamm 2021 (published online May 4)

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Zilberberg MD, Nathanson BH, Sulham K, et al. Multiple antimicrobial resistance and outcomes among hospitalized patients with complicated urinary tract infections in the US, 2013–2018: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 8)

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Abbasi E, Mondanizadeh M, van Belkum A, et al. Multi-drug-resistant diarrheagenic Escherichia coli pathotypes in pediatric patients with gastroenteritis from central Iran. Infect Drug Resist 2020 May 13;13:1387-96

Abda EM, Adugna Z, Assefa A. Elevated level of imipenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria isolated from patients attending health centers in North Gondar, Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Dec 17;13:4509-17

Abdulgader SM, Lentswe T, Whitelaw A, et al. The prevalence and molecular mechanisms of mupirocin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus isolates from a Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Mar 14)

Abd El-Baky RM, Masoud SM, Mohamed DS, et al. Prevalence and some possible mechanisms of colistin resistance among multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Feb 3;13:323-32

Adamson PC, Le HV, Le HHL, et al. Trends in antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Hanoi, Vietnam, 2017–2019. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 5)

Adane A, Belay G, Tamirat KS. Microbiological profile and drug-resistance pattern of pathogens among patients who visited the University of Gondar Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Dec 14;13:4449-58

Adediran T, Harris AD, Johnson JK, et al. Epidemiologic and microbiologic characteristics of hospitalized patients co-colonized with multiple species of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in the United States. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 27)

Adler A, Katz DE, Marchaim D, et al. The continuing plague of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae isolates: an update. Infect Dis Clin 2020 (published online Sep 30)

Admas A, Gelaw B, Tessema B, et al. Proportion of bacterial isolates, their antimicrobial susceptibility profile and factors associated with puerperal sepsis among post-partum/aborted women at a referral hospital in Bahir Dar, northwest Ethiopia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 13)

Ademe M, Girma F. Candida auris: from multidrug resistance to pan-resistant strains. Infect Drug Resist 2020 May 5;13:1287-94

Aguilera-Alonso D, Escosa-Garcia L, Saavedra-Lozano J, et al. Carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacterial infections in children. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Ahmadi MH. Resistance to tetracyclines among clinical isolates of Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma species: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Dec 23)

Ahmed MAS, Khan FA, Sultan AA, et al. β-lactamase-mediated resistance in MDR-Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Qatar. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Nov 1)

Akram J, Khan AS, Khas HA, et al. Extensively drug-resistant (XDR) typhoid: evolution, prevention, and its management. Biomed Res Int 2020 (published online May 2)

Aldardeer NF, Albar H, Al-Attas M, et al. Antifungal resistance in patients with candidaemia: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 17)

Alemu A, Bitew ZW, Worku T. Poor treatment outcome and its predictors among drug-resistant tuberculosis patients in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 6)

Al-Hasan MN. Gram-negative bloodstream infection: implications of antimicrobial resistance on clinical outcomes and therapy. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Dec 18)

Alkofide H, Alhammad AM, Alruwaili A, et al. Multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: prevalence, treatments, and outcomes—a retrospective cohort study. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Dec 24;13:4653-62

Ameya G, Weldemedhin T, Tsalla T, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern and associated factors of pediatric septicemia in southern Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Oct 30;13:3895-905

Andersson DI, Balaban NQ, Baquero F, et al. Antibiotic resistance: turning evolutionary principles into clinical reality. FEMS Microbiol 2020 (published online Jan 25)

An Q, Song W, Liu J, et al. Primary drug-resistance pattern and trend in elderly tuberculosis patients in Shandong, China, from 2004 to 2019. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Nov 13;13:4133-45

Anthony WE, Burnham CAD, Dantas G, et al. The gut microbiome as a reservoir for antimicrobial resistance. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Dec 16)

Ara-Montojo MF, Escosa-Garcia L, Alguacil-Guillen M, et al. Predictors of mortality and clinical characteristics among carbapenem-resistant or carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae bloodstream infections in Spanish children. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Oct 10)

Arensman K, Miller JL, Chiang A, et al. Clinical outcomes of patients treated for Candida auris infections in a multisite health system, Illinois, USA. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 9)

Argimon S, Masim MAL, Gayeta JM, et al. Integrating whole-genome sequencing within the National Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Program in the Philippines. Nat Commun 2020 (published online Jun 1)

Arias Ramos D, Hoyos Pularin JA, Moreno Gomez GA, et al. Geographic mapping of Enterobacteriaceae with extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) phenotype in Pereira, Colombia. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 23)

Asgin N, Otlu B. Antibiotic resistance and molecular epidemiology of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in a tertiary care hospital in Turkey. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jan 21;14:191-8

Ashley E, McLean A, Chiara F, et al. Setting priorities for patient-centred surveillance of drug-resistant infections. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 2)

Ashuthosh KC, Hegde A, Rao P, et al. Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii—the modern menace: a retrospective study in a tertiary hospital in Mangalore. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jul 7;13:2181-7

Awulachew E, Diriba K, Awoke N. Bacterial isolates from CSF samples and their antimicrobial resistance patterns among children under five suspected to have meningitis in Dilla University Referral Hospital. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Nov 23;13:4193-202

Ayobami O, Willrich N, Suwono B, et al. The epidemiology of carbapenem-non-susceptible Acinetobacter species in Europe: analysis of EARS-Net data from 2013 to 2017. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jun 19)

Babiker A, Clarke LG, Saul M, et al. Changing epidemiology and decreased mortality associated with carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria from 2000-2017. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Sep 29)

Bachmann LH, Kirkcaldy RD, Geisler WM, et al. Prevalence of Mycoplasma genitalium infection, antimicrobial resistance mutations and symptom resolution following treatment of urethritis. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 18)

Badr MT, Blumel B, Baumgartner S, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns and wild-type MIC distributions of anaerobic bacteria at a German university hospital: a five-year retrospective study (2015-2019). Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Nov 18)

Bai Y, Liu Q, Gu J, et al. Analysis of urinary pathogen cultures and drug sensitivity in patients with urinary stones for five consecutive years in Xiangya Hospital, China. Infect Drug Resist 2020 May 11;13:1357-63

Balkhy HH, El-Saed A, Alshamrani MM, et al. High burden of resistant gram negative pathogens causing device-associated healthcare infections in a tertiary care setting in Saudi Arabia, 2008-2016. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Jul 25)

Balkhy HH, El-Saed A, Alshamrani MM, et al. Ten-year resistance trends in pathogens causing healthcare-associated infections; reflection of infection control interventions at a multi-hospital healthcare system in Saudi Arabia, 2007–2016. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Ballesteros-Monrreal MG, Arenas-Hernandez MMP, Enciso-Martinez Y, et al. Virulence and resistance determinants of uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains isolated from pregnant and non-pregnant women from two states in Mexico. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jan 30;13:295-310

Bandy A, Almaeen AH. Pathogenic spectrum of blood stream infections and resistance pattern in gram-negative bacteria from Aljouf region of Saudi Arabia. PLoS One 2020 (published online Jun 9)

Bastiaens GJH, Baarslag T, Pelgrum C, et al. Active surveillance for highly resistant microorganisms in patients with prolonged hospitalization. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 7)

Batalla-Bocaling CAP, Tanseco PVP, Chua ME, et al. Treatment outcome and predictors of poor clinical response in extensively drug-resistant gram-negative urinary tract infection among children: a single-institution experience. Can Urol Assoc J 2020 (published online Aug 7)

Batty EM, Cusack TP, Thaipadungpanit J, et al. The spread of chloramphenicol-resistant Neisseria meningitidis in Southeast Asia. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 8)

Bayer AS, Tong SYC. Daptomycin resistance in Staphylococcus argenteus: from northern Australia to San Francisco. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Jul 27)

Beale MA, Noguera-Julian M, Godornes C, et al. Yaws re-emergence and bacterial drug resistance selection after mass administration of azithromycin: a genomic epidemiology investigation. Lancet Microbe 2020 Oct;1(6):E263-71

Bebe T, Odetoyin B, Bolarinwa R. Occurrence of multidrug-resistant uropathogens implicated in asymptomatic bacteriuria in adults with sickle cell disease in Ile-Ife, southwest Nigeria. Oman Med J 2020 (published online Mar 30)

Bediako-Bowan AAA, Kurtzhals JAL, Molbak K, et al. High rates of multi-drug resistant gram-negative organisms associated with surgical site infections in a teaching hospital in Ghana. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 25)

Belete MA. Bacterial profile and ESBL screening of urinary tract infection among asymptomatic and symptomatic pregnant women attending antenatal care of northeastern Ethiopia region. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jul 28;13:2579-92

Belete MA, Saravanan M. A systematic review on drug resistant urinary tract infection among pregnant women in developing countries in Africa and Asia; 2005–2016. Infect Drug Resist 2020 May 18;13:1465-77

Bercot B, Charreau I, Clotilde R, et al. High prevalence and high rate of antibiotic resistance of Mycoplasma genitalium infections in men who have sex with men. A sub-study of the ANRS Ipergay PrEP trial. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Dec 11)

Bergeron G, Bloch D, Murray K, et al. Candida auris colonization after discharge to a community setting—New York City, 2017–2019. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Dec 15)

Berndtson AE. Increasing globalization and the movement of antimicrobial resistance between countries. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2020 (published online May 20)

Berrio I, Caceres DH, Coronell Rodriguez W, et al. Bloodstream infections with Candida auris among children in Colombia: clinical characteristics and outcomes of 34 cases. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2020 (published online May 6)

Bezabih YM, Sabiiti W, Alamneh E, et al. The global prevalence and trend of human intestinal carriage of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli in the community. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Oct 9)

Birgand G, Mutters NT, Ahmad R, et al. Risk perception of the antimicrobial resistance by infection control specialists in Europe: a case-vignette study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Biru D, Woldesemayat EM. Determinants of drug-resistant tuberculosis in southern Ethiopia: a case–control study. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jun 16;13:1823-9

Bloomfield LE, Coombs GW, Tempone S, et al. Marked increase in community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections, western Australia, 2004–2018. Epidemiol Infect 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Boiko I, Golparian D, Jacobsson S, et al. Genomic epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance determinants of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from Ukraine, 2013-2018. APMIS 2020 (published online May 21)

Borg MA, Camilleri L. What is driving the epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in Europe? Microb Drug Resist 2020 (published online Dec 18)

Boujemaa S, Mlik B, Ben Allaya A,e t al. Spread of multidrug resistance among Ureaplasma serovars, Tunisia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 23)

Bowler P, Murphy C, Wolcott R. Biofilm exacerbates antibiotic resistance: is this a current oversight in antimicrobial stewardship? Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Oct 20)

Brooks A, Lucidarme J, Campbell H, et al. Detection of the United States Neisseria meningitidis urethritis clade in the United Kingdom, August and December 2019—emergence of multiple antibiotic resistance calls for vigilance. Euro Surveill 2020 (published online Apr 16)

Broom A, Doron A. Antimicrobial resistance, politics, and practice in India. Qual Health Res 2020 (published online May 27)

Brzozowski M, Krukowska Z, Galant K, et al. Genotypic characterisation and antimicrobial resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from patients of different hospitals and medical centres in Poland. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Sep 22)

Buell KG, Casey JD, Noto MJ, et al. Time to first culture positivity for gram-negative rods resistant to ceftriaxone in critically ill adults. J Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Oct 5)

Bush K, Bradford PA. Epidemiology of β-lactamase-producing pathogens. Clin Microbiol Rev 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Camara J, Grau I, Gonzalez-Diaz A, et al. A historical perspective of MDR invasive pneumococcal disease in Spanish adults. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Nov 30)

Campbell AJ, Daley DA, Bell JM, et al. Progress towards a coordinated, national paediatric antimicrobial resistance surveillance programme: Staphylococcus aureus, enterococcal and gram-negative bacteraemia in Australia. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Mar 10)

Campbell JR, Falzon D, Mirzayev F, et al. Improving quality of patient data for treatment of multidrug- or rifampin-resistant tuberculosis. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 9)

Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program. Healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial resistance in Canadian acute care hospitals, 2014–2018. CCDR 2020 (published online May 7)

Cao D, Wu R, Dong S, et al. Azole resistance in environmental Aspergillus fumigatus isolates from China: a five-year survey from 2014 to 2018. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Jul 27)

Cao T, Liu Y, Li Y, et al. A public health concern: emergence of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in a public transportation environment. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Jul 4)

Carr VR, Witherden EA, Lee S, et al. Abundance and diversity of resistomes differ between healthy human oral cavities and gut. Nature Comm 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Chaname Pinedo LE, Bruyndonckx R, Catry B, et al. Fluoroquinolone resistance in Escherichia coli isolates after exposure to non-fluoroquinolone antibiotics: a retrospective case–control study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online May 12)

Chang K, Rattanavong S, Mayxay M, et al. Bacteremia caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase–producing Enterobacteriaceae in Vientiane, Lao PDR: a 5-year study. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 (published online Mar 9)

Chen J, Tian S, Han X, et al. Is the superbug fungus really so scary? A systematic review and meta-analysis of global epidemiology and mortality of Candida auris. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 11)

Chen YC, Hsu WY, Chang TH. Macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections in pediatric community-acquired pneumonia. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 18)

Chen Y, Wang WL, Zhang W, et al. Risk factors and outcomes of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infection after liver transplantation: a retrospective study in a Chinese population. Infect Drug Resist 2020;13:4039-45

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Shi HJ, Lee JS, Cho YK, et al. Predictors of mortality in patients with carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacilli or vancomycin-resistant enterococci bacteremia. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Oct 9;13:3535-42

Shi J, Su R, Zheng D, et al. Pyrazinamide resistance and mutation patterns among multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Henan province. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Aug 20;13:2929-41

Shi J, Sun T, Cui Y, et al. Multidrug resistant and extensively drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii hospital infection associated with high mortality: a retrospective study in the pediatric intensive care unit. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 12)

Shibabaw A, Gelaw B, Gebreyes W, et al. The burden of pre-extensively and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis among MDR-TB patients in the Amhara region, Ethiopia. PLoS One 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Shortridge D, Carvalhaes CG, Streit JM, et al. Susceptibility trends of ceftolozane/tazobactam and comparators when tested against U.S. gram-negative bacterial surveillance isolates (2012–2018). Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 (published online Dec 29)

Shu H, Li L, Wang Y, et al. Prediction of the risk of hospital deaths in patients with hospital-acquired pneumonia caused by multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infection: a multi-center study. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Nov 19;13:4147-54

Sid Ahmed MA, Khan FA, Sultan AA, et al. β-lactamase-mediated resistance in MDR-Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Qatar. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Nov 1)

Sindato C, Mboera LEG, Katale BZ, et al. Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding antimicrobial use and resistance among communities of Ilala, Kilosa and Kibaha districts of Tanzania. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Dec 7)

Singh N, Singh PK, Singh U, et al. Fluroquinolone drug resistance among MDR-TB patients increases the risk of unfavorable interim microbiological treatment outcome: an observational study. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Dec 3)

Singh SR, Mao B, Evdokimov K, et al. Prevalence of MDR organism (MDRO) carriage in children and their household members in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Dec 4)

Son HJ, Cho EB, Bae M, et al. Clinical and microbiological analysis of risk factors for mortality in patients with carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii bacteremia. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 24)

Srinivasan V, Ha VTN, Vinh DN, et al. Sources of multi-drug resistance in patients with previous isoniazid resistant tuberculosis identified using whole genome sequencing: a longitudinal cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 13)

Stapleton AE, Wagenlehner FME, Mulgirigama A, et al. E. coli resistance to fluoroquinolones in community-acquired uncomplicated urinary tract infection in women: a systematic review. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Aug 3)

Stefanini I, Boni M, Silvaplana P, et al. Antimicrobial resistance, an update from the ward: increased incidence of new potential pathogens and site of infection-specific antibacterial resistances. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Sep 22)

Su LH, Chen IL, Tang YF, et al. Increased financial burdens and lengths of stay in patients with healthcare-associated infections due to multidrug-resistant bacteria in intensive care units: a propensity-matched case-control study. PLoS One 2020 (published online May 18)

Subramaniam G, Girish M. Antibiotic resistance—a cause for reemergence of infections. Indian J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 5)

Sudharsan Vaithiyam V, Rastogi N, Ranjan P, et al. Antimicrobial resistance patterns in clinically significant isolates from medical wards of a tertiary care hospital in north India. J Lab Physicians 2020 Dec;12(3):196-202

Sugionli AK, Ginting F, Kusumawati RL, et al. Laboratory-based versus population-based surveillance of antimicrobial resistance to inform empirical treatment for suspected urinary tract infection in Indonesia. PLoS One 2020 (published online Mar 30)

Sultan AS, Vila T, Montelongo-Jauregui D, et al. The global emergence of the fungal pathogen Candida auris. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online May 18)

Sun J, Du L, Yan L, et al. Eight-year surveillance of uropathogenic Escherichia coli in southwest China. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Apr 28;13:1197-202

Sutcliffe CG, Grant LR, Reid A, et al. High burden of Staphylococcus aureus among Native American individuals on the White Mountain Apache Tribal lands. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 22)

Tack B, Vanaenrode J, Verbakel JY, et al. Invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella infections in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review on antimicrobial resistance and treatment. BMC Med 2020 (published online Jul 17)

Tam PYI, Dramowski A, Labi AK, et al. Antimicrobial resistance among children in Africa: need for paediatric clinical trials. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 (published online Jun 14)

Tanko N, Bolaji RO, Olayinka AT, et al. A systematic review on the prevalence of extended spectrum beta lactamase producing gram-negative bacteria in Nigeria. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 27)

Taormina G, Campos J, Sweitzer J, et al. β-lactamase–producing, ciprofloxacin-resistant Neisseria meningitidis isolated from a 5-month-old boy in the United States. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2020 (published online Aug 3)

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Teshome BF, Vouri SM, Hampton NB, et al. Evaluation of a ceiling effect on the association of new resistance development to antipseudomonal beta-lactam exposure in the critically ill. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Jan 27)

Tian X, Huang C, Ye X, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacter cloacae causing nosocomial infections in southwestern China: molecular epidemiology, risk factors, and predictors of mortality. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jan 10;13:129-37

Tickler IA, dela Cruz CM, Obradovich AE, et al. Presence of Clostridioides difficile and multidrug resistant healthcare-associated pathogens in stool specimens from hospitalized patients in the United States. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Jul 7)

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Trembizki E, Jennison AV, Buckley C, et al. Enhanced molecular surveillance in response to the detection of extensively resistant gonorrhoea in Australia. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Oct 6)

Tufa TB, Fuchs A, Tufa TB, et al. High rate of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing gram-negative infections and associated mortality in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Aug 8)

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Vachvanichsanong P, McNeil EB, Dissaneewate P. Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae urinary tract infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Dec 17)

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Vilaichone R, Aumpan N, Ratanachu-ek T, et al. Population-based study of Helicobacter pylori infection and antibiotic resistance in Bhutan. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online May 28)

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Vink J, Edgeworth J, Bailey SL. Acquisition of MDR-GNB in hospital settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis focussing on ESBL-E. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Sep 8)

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Waitayangkoon P, Thongkam A, Benjamungkalarak T, et al. Hospital epidemiology and antimicrobial susceptibility of isolated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a one-year retrospective study at a tertiary care center in Thailand. Pathog Glob Health 2020 (published online May 7)

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Wang F, Liu JW, Li YZ, et al. Surveillance and molecular epidemiology of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in Shenzhen, China, from 2010 to 2017. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Sep 2)

Wang J, Zhou M, Huang G, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in southern China: results of prospective surveillance in Dongguan city, 2017. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Mar 31)

Wang Q, Wang Z, Zhang F, et al. Long-term continuous antimicrobial resistance surveillance among nosocomial gram-negative bacilli in China from 2010 to 2018 (CMSS). Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jul 28;13:2617-29

Wang Y, Han Y, Shen H, et al. Higher prevalence of multi-antimicrobial resistant Bacteroides spp. strains isolated at a tertiary teaching hospital in China. Infect Drug Resist 2020 May 27;13:1537-46

Wareth G, Linde J, Hammer P, et al. Phenotypic and WGS-derived antimicrobial resistance profiles of clinical and non-clinical Acinetobacter baumannii isolates from Germany and Vietnam. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Aug 1)

Watkins RR, Bonomo RA. Overview: the ongoing threat of antimicrobial resistance. Infect Dis Clin 2020 (published online Sep 30)

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Wirth MS, Fitzpatrick MA, Suda KJ, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae epidemiology in Veterans’ Affairs medical centers varies by facility characteristics. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Dec 11)

Witzany C, Bonhoeffer S, Rolff J. Is antimicrobial resistance evolution accelerating? PLoS Pathog 2020 (published online Oct 22)

Worby CJ, Earl AM, Turbett SE, et al. Acquisition and long-term carriage of multidrug-resistant organisms in US international travelers. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Dec 21)

Workneh M, Hamill MM, Kakooza F, et al. Antimicrobial resistance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in a newly implemented surveillance program in Uganda: surveillance report. JMIR Public Health Surveill 2020 (published online Jun 10)

Wu CJ, Liu WL, Lai CC, et al. Multicenter study of azole-resistant Aspergillus fumigatus clinical isolates, Taiwan. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 5)

Wuerz TC, Kassim SS, Atkins KE. Acquisition of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (ESBL-PE) carriage after exposure to systemic antimicrobials during travel: systematic review and meta-analysis. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 2)

Xiao G, Liao W, Zhang Y, et al. Analysis of fungal bloodstream infection in intensive care units in the Meizhou region of China: species distribution and resistance and the risk factors for patient mortality. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 14)

Xiao J, Xu G, de Hoog S, et al. Oral prevalence of Candida species in patients undergoing systemic glucocorticoid therapy and the antifungal sensitivity of the isolates. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jul 29;13:2601-7

Xiao M, Chen SCA, Kong F, et al. Distribution and antifungal susceptibility of Candida species causing candidemia in China: an update from the CHIF-NET study. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 16)

Xiao T, Zhu Y, Zhang S, et al. A retrospective analysis of risk factors and outcomes of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia in nontransplant patients. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 16)

Xiao Y, Hang Y, Chen Y, et al. A retrospective analysis of risk factors and patient outcomes of bloodstream infection with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in a Chinese tertiary hospital. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Nov 24;13:4289-96

Xiu Ling Loo E, Zain A, Chin Yap G, et al. Longitudinal assessment of antibiotic resistance gene profiles in gut microbiomes of infants at risk of eczema. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 28)

Xu Y, Chen M, Zhu J, et al. Aspergillus species in lower respiratory tract of hospitalized patients from Shanghai, China: species diversity and emerging azole resistance. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Dec 29;13:4663-72

Yadav SK, Bhujel R, Hamal P, et al. Burden of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infection in hospitalized patients in a tertiary care hospital of Nepal. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Mar 3;13:725-32

Yang JH, Sheng WH, Hsueh PR, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility and distribution of extended-spectrum β-lactamases, AmpC β-lactamases, and carbapenemases among Proteus, Providencia, and Morganella isolated from global hospitalized patients with intra-abdominal and urinary tract infections: results of the Study for Monitoring Antimicrobial Resistance Trends (SMART), 2008-2011. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 18)

Yang P, Chen Y, Jiang S, et al. Association between the rate of fluoroquinolones-resistant gram-negative bacteria and antibiotic consumption from China based on 145 tertiary hospitals data in 2014. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Yang Q, Pogue JM, Li Z, et al. Agents of last resort: an update on polymyxin resistance. Infect Dis Clin 2020 (published online Sep 30)

Yang S, Yu Y, Ji Y, et al. Multi-drug resistant spinal tuberculosis-epidemiological characteristics of in-patients: a multicentre retrospective study. Epidemiol Infect 2020 (published online Jan 27)

Yao S, Yan J, Li L, et al. Determining Mycobacterium tuberculosis drug resistance and risk factors for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in sputum smear-positive tuberculosis outpatients in Anhui Province, China, 2015–2016. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Apr 9;13:1023-32

Yi H, Huang J, Guo L, et al. Increased antimicrobial resistance among sputum pathogens from patients with hyperglycemia. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jun 11;13:1723-33

Yoshida J, Tamura T, Otani K, et al. Mortality related to drug-resistant organisms in surgical sepsis-3: an 8-year time trend study using sequential organ failure assessment scores. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 (published online Sep 21)

Yoshiyama T, Mitarai S, Takaki A, et al. Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis with simultaneously acquired-drug resistance to bedaquiline and delamanid. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 30)

Yu D, Zheng Y, Yang Y. Is there emergence of β-lactam antibiotic-resistant Streptococcus pyogenes in China? Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jul 14;13:2323-7

Yuan Y, Wang J, Yao Z, et al. Risk factors for carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections and outcomes. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jan 22;13:207-15

Zeng W, Xu W, Xu Y, et al. The prevalence and mechanism of triclosan resistance in Escherichia coli isolated from urine samples in Wenzhou, China. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Oct 2)

Zeng Z, Ding Y, Tian G, et al. A seven-year surveillance study of the epidemiology, antifungal susceptibility, risk factors and mortality of candidaemia among paediatric and adult inpatients in a tertiary teaching hospital in China. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Aug 14)

Zhang H, Xu Y, Jia P, et al. Global trends of antimicrobial susceptibility to ceftaroline and ceftazidime–avibactam: a surveillance study from the ATLAS program (2012–2016). Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Oct 27)

Zhang H, Zhang J, Kang Y, et al. Analysis of susceptibilities of carbapenem resistant Enterobacterales to colistin in intra-abdominal, respiratory and urinary tract infections from 2015 to 2017. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jun 23;13:1937-48

Zhang H, Zhao Y, Zheng Y, et al. Development and validation of a model for predicting the risk of death in patients with Acinetobacter baumannii infection: a retrospective study. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Aug 10;13:2761-72

Zhang X, Qu F, Jia W, et al. Polymyxin resistance in carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae isolates from patients without polymyxin exposure—a multicenter study in China. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Dec 23)

Zhang Y, Li Y, Zeng J, et al. Risk factors for mortality of inpatients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia in China: impact of resistance profile in the mortality. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Nov 12;13:4115-23

Zhao S, Perry MR, Kennedy S, et al. Risk factors for carbapenemase-producing organisms among inpatients in Scotland: a national matched case–control study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Dec 22)

Zheng XL, Xu WQ, Liu JW, et al. Evaluation of drugs with therapeutic potential for susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from 8 provinces in China from 2018. Infect Drug Resist Dec 15;13:4475-86

Zhen X, Stalsby Lundborg C, Sun X, et al. Clinical and economic burden of carbapenem-resistant infection or colonization caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Acinetobacter baumannii: a multicenter study in China. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Aug 13)

Zhou H, Zhang K, Chen W, et al. Epidemiological characteristics of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae collected from 17 hospitals in Nanjing district of China. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 13)

Zhou Y, Anthony R, Wang S, et al. The epidemic of multidrug resistant tuberculosis in China in historical and phylogenetic perspectives. J Infect 2020 (published online Jan 20)

Zhou Y, Wang J, Chen W, et al. Impact of viral coinfection and macrolide-resistant mycoplasma infection in children with refractory Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 26)

Zhu DM, Li QH, Shen Y, et al. Risk factors for quinolone-resistant Escherichia coli infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 9)

Zhu W, Yuan Z, Zhou H. Risk factors for carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae infection relative to two types of control patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 31)

Zilberberg MD, Nathanson BH, Sulham K, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility and cross-resistance patterns among common complicated urinary tract infections in US hospitals, 2013-2018. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online May 18)

Zuniga-Moya JC, Caballero CA, Loucel-Linares M, et al. Antimicrobial profile of Acinetobacter baumannii at a tertiary hospital in Honduras: a cross-sectional analysis. Rev Panam Salud Publica 2020 (published online Sep 23)

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Abbasi E, Abtahi H, van Belkum A, et al. Multidrug-resistant Shigella infection in pediatric patients with diarrhea from central Iran. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Jun 7;12:1535-44

Abulhasan YB, Abdullah AA, Shetty SA, et al. Health care-associated infections in a neurocritical care unit of a developing country. Neurocrit Care 2019 (published online Sep 27)

Acharya KP, Subramanya SH, Lopes BS. Combatting antimicrobial resistance in Nepal: the need for precision surveillance programmes and multi-sectoral partnership. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2019 (published online Nov 15)

Adam RD, Revathi G, Okinda N, et al. Analysis of Candida auris fungemia at a single facility in Kenya. Int J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jun 8)

Adams DJ, Susi A, Nylund CM. Clinical characteristics, risk factors, and outcomes of patients hospitalized in the US military health system with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infection. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Nov 20)

Adelantado M, Navascues A, Beristain X, et al. Macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma genitalium in southeastern region of the Netherlands, 2014–2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Aug 22)

Addis Alene K, Viney K, McBryde ES, et al. Risk factors for multidrug‐resistant tuberculosis in northwest Ethiopia: a case‐control study. Transbound Emerg Dis 2019 (published online Mar 29)

Aghapour Z, Gholizadeh P, Ganbarov K, et al. Molecular mechanisms related to colistin resistance in Enterobacteriaceae. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Apr 23;12:965-75

Aguilera-Alonso D, Escosa-Garcia L, Saavedra-Lozano J, et al. Carbapenem-resistant gram-negative infections in children. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online Dec 16)

Ahmed I, Rabbi MB, Sultana S. Antibiotic resistance in Bangladesh: a systematic review. Int J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 9)

Alemayehu T, Ali M, Mitiku E, et al. The burden of antimicrobial resistance at tertiary care hospital, southern Ethiopia: a three years’ retrospective study. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 5)

Almulhim AS, Alamer A. The prevalence of resistant gram-negative bacteraemia among hospitalized patients in Tucson, Arizona over a 12-month period; a retrospective single centre study. J Int Med Res 2019 (published online Feb 20)

Al Rahmany D, Albeloushi A, Alreesi I, et al. Exploring bacterial resistance in northern Oman, a foundation for implementing evidence-based antimicrobial stewardship program. Int J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 5)

Alter SJ, Sanfilippo CM, Asbell PA, et al. Antibiotic resistance among pediatric-sourced ocular pathogens: 8-year findings from the Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring in Ocular Microorganisms (ARMOR) surveillance study. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 Feb;38(2):138-45

Alzomor OA, Alfawaz TS, Abu-Shaheen A, et al. A matched case-control study to assess the carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections among hospitalized children at King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med J 2019 Nov;40(11):1105-10

Anesi JA, Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I, et al. The role of extended-spectrum cephalosporin-resistance in recurrent community-onset Enterobacteriaceae urinary tract infections: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 14)

Armstrong PA, Rivera SM, Escandon P, et al. Hospital-associated multicenter outbreak of emerging fungus Candida auris, Colombia, 2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jun 13)

Azimi T, Maham S, Fallah F, et al. Evaluating the antimicrobial resistance patterns among major bacterial pathogens isolated from clinical specimens taken from patients in Mofid Children’s Hospital, Tehran, Iran: 2013–2018. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Jul 17;12:2089-102

Beigverdi R, Jabalameli L, Jabalameli F, et al. Prevalence of extended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumonia: first systematic review and meta-analysis from Iran. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Jan 24)

Beigverdi R, Sattari-Maraji A, Emaneini M, et al. Status of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii harboring carbapenemase: first systematic review and meta-analysis from Iran. Infect Genet Evol 2019 (published online Jun 5)

Beka D, Lachanas VA, Doumas S, et al. Microorganisms involved in deep neck infection (DNIs) in Greece: detection, identification and susceptibility to antimicrobials. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 15)

Belete Y, Asrat D, Woldeamanuel Y, et al. Bacterial profile and antibiotic susceptibility pattern of urinary tract infection among children attending Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital, Bahir Dar, northwest Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Nov 18;12:3575-83

Ben Ayed H, Koubaa M, Hammami F, et al. Performance of an easy and simple new scoring model in predicting multi-drug resistant Enterobacteriaceae in community-acquired urinary tract infections. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 5)

Ben-Chetrit E, Zamir A, Natsheh A, et al. Trends in antimicrobial resistance among bacteria causing septic arthritis in adults in a single center: a 15-years retrospective analysis. Intern Emerg Med 2019 (published online Nov 29)

Berndtson AE, Bricker-Ford R, Box K, et al. Cross-border antibiotic resistance patterns in trauma patients. Surgery 2019 (published online May 6)

Beyene D, Bitew A, Fantew S, et al. Multidrug-resistant profile and prevalence of extended spectrum β-lactamase and carbapenemase production in fermentative gram-negative bacilli recovered from patients and specimens referred to National Reference Laboratory, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. PLoS One 2019 (published online Sep 25)

Bich VTN, Thanh LV, Thai PD, et al. An exploration of the gut and environmental resistome in a community in northern Vietnam in relation to antibiotic use. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Nov 28)

Bitsori M, Galanakis E. Treatment of urinary tract infections caused by ESBL-producing Escherichia coli or Klebsiella pneumoniae. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 Dec;38(12):e332-5

Blanco N, O’Hara LM, Harris AD. Transmission pathways of multidrug-resistant organisms in the hospital setting: a scoping review. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Mar 6)

Blot K, Hammami N, Blot S, et al. Increasing burden of Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Enterococcus faecium in hospital-acquired bloodstream infections (2000–2014): a national dynamic cohort study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Apr 23)

Bluemel B, Goelz H, Goldmann B, et al. Antimicrobial resistance of Helicobacter pylori in Germany, 2015 to 2018. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Jun 15)

Bonnet V, Dupont H, Slorion S, et al. Influence of bacterial resistance on mortality in intensive care units: a registry study from 2000 to 2013 (IICU Study). J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Jan 16)

Borman AM, Muller J, Walsh-Quantick J, et al. Fluconazole resistance in isolates of uncommon pathogenic yeast species from the UK. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online Jun 10)

Bower CW, Fridkin DW, Wolford HM, et al. Evaluating movement of patients with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections in the greater Atlanta metropolitan area using social network analysis. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 27)

Bradley SF. What is known about Candida auris. JAMA 2019 (published online Sep 6)

Brescini L, Morroni G, Valeriani C, et al. Clinical and epidemiological characteristics of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae from bloodstream infections in a tertiary referral center in Italy. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 12)

Brink AJ. Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant gram-negative infections globally. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 24)

Britto CD, Dyson ZA, Mathias S, et al. Persistent circulation of a fluoroquinolone-resistant Salmonella enterica Typhi clone in the Indian subcontinent. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Oct 26)

Britto CD, John J, Verghese VP, et al. A systematic review of antimicrobial resistance of typhoidal Salmonella in India. Indian J Med Res 2019;149(2):151-63

Brolund A, Lagerqvist N, Byfors S, et al. Worsening epidemiological situation of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Europe, assessment by national experts from 37 countries, July 2018. Euro Surveill 2019 Feb 28;24(9)

Bruyndonckx R, Latour K, Atud GA, et al. Time trend of prevalence and susceptibility to nitrofurantoin of urinary MDR Escherichia coli from outpatients. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Aug 3)

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Saharman YR, Pelegrin AC, Karuniawati A, et al. The epidemiology and characterization of carbapenem-non-susceptible Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a large intensive care unit in Jakarta, Indonesia. Int J Antimicrobial Agents 2019 (published online Aug 7)

Said HS, Abdelmegeed ES. Emergence of multidrug resistance and extensive drug resistance among enterococcal clinical isolates in Egypt. Infect Drug Resist 2019 May 7;12:1113-25

Saldanha N, Runwal K, Ghanekar C, et al. High prevalence of multi drug resistant tuberculosis in people living with HIV in western India. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 8)

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Sanchez-Lopez J, Canton R. Current status of ESKAPE microorganisms in Spain: epidemiology and resistance phenotypes. Rev Esp Quimioter 2019;32(Suppl 2):27-31

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Sazlly LSM, Abidin AZ, Liew SM, et al. The global prevalence of multidrug-resistance among Acinetobacter baumannii causing hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia and its associated mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Infect 2019 (published online Sep 30)

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See I, Mu Y, Albrecht V, et al. Trends in incidence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections differ by strain type and healthcare exposure, United States, 2005–2013. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 25)

Sekar R, Srivani S, Kalyanaraman N, et al. NDM and other mechanisms of carbapenemases among Enterobacteriaceae in rural South India. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Jun 7)

Seni J, Tito JN, Makoye SJ, et al. A multi-centre evaluation of significant bacteriuria among pregnant women in the cascade of referral health care system in north-western Tanzania: bacterial pathogens, antimicrobial resistance profiles and predictors. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Jan 6)

Sewell TR, Zhang Y, Brackin AP, et al. Elevated prevalence of azole resistant Aspergillus fumigatus in urban versus rural environments in the United Kingdom. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online Jun 24)

Shafquat Y, Jabeen K, Farooqi J, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility against metronidazole and carbapenem in clinical anaerobic isolates from Pakistan. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Jun 14)

Shakib P, Choolandaimy ZB, Rezaie F, et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis of carbapenem resistance of Acinetobacter baumannii in Iran. Infect Disord Drug Targets 2019;19

Sharling L, Marks SM, Goodman M, et al. Rifampin-resistant tuberculosis in the United States, 1998–2014. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jun 22)

Shaw LP, Doyle RM, Kavaliunaite E, et al. Children with cystic fibrosis are infected with multiple subpopulations of Mycobacterium abscessus with different antimicrobial resistance profiles. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 26)

Sheikh AF, Moosavian M, Abdi M, et al. Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of Shigella species isolated from diarrheal patients in Ahvaz, southwest Iran. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Jan 22;12:249-53

Shi Q, Huang C, Xiao T, et al. A retrospective analysis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bloodstream infections: prevalence, risk factors, and outcome in carbapenem-susceptible and -non-susceptible infections. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Apr 25)

Shiadeh SM, Pormohammad A, Hashemi A, et al. Global prevalence of antibiotic resistance in blood-isolated Enterococcus faecalis and Enterococcus faecium: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Sep 2;12:2713-25

Shin HR, Moon J, Lee HS, et al. Increasing prevalence of antimicrobial resistance in urinary tract infections of neurological patients, Seoul, South Korea, 2007-2016. Int J Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 8)

Shrestha LB, Baral R, Khanal B. Comparative study of antimicrobial resistance and biofilm formation among gram-positive uropathogens isolated from community-acquired urinary tract infections and catheter-associated urinary tract infections. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Apr 23;12:957-63

Sick-Samuels AC, Goodman KE, Rapsinski G, et al. A decision tree using patient characteristics to predict resistance to commonly used broad-spectrum antibiotics in children with gram-negative bloodstream infections. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2019 (published online Jan 25)

Simner PJ, Bergman Y, Tamma PD. Imported cases of extensively drug-resistant Salmonella. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 Dec;38(12):e340

Sirijatuphat R, Pongsuttiyakorn S, Supapueng O, et al. Implementation of global antimicrobial resistance surveillance system (GLASS) in patients with bacteriuria. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Nov 18)

Skjot-Arkil H, Mogensen CB, Lassen AT, et al. Detection of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus and carbapenemase-producing enterobacteria in Danish emergency departments—evaluation of national screening guidelines. J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Sep 5)

Snyder BM, Montague BT, Anandan S, et al. Risk factors and epidemiologic predictors of blood stream infections with New Delhi metallo-b-lactamase (NDM-1) producing Enterobacteriaceae. Epidemiol Infect 2019 (published online Mar 6)

Sodhi K, Mittal V, Arya M, et al. Pattern of colistin resistance in Klebsiella isolates in an intensive care unit of a tertiary care hospital in India. J Infect Public Health 2019 (published online Dec 6)

Song W, Li Y, Ma X, et al. Primary drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Shandong, China, 2004–2018. Respir Res 2019 (published online Oct 18)

Soontaros S, Leelakanok N. Association between carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and death: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online May 7)

Soucy JPR, Schmidt AM, Frenette C, et al. Joint modelling of resistance to six antimicrobials in urinary Escherichia coli isolates in Quebec, Canada. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online Apr 22)

Soucy JPR, Schmidt AM, Quach C, et al. Fluoroquinolone use and seasonal patterns of ciprofloxacin resistance in community-acquired urinary Escherichia coli in a large urban center. Am J Epidemiol 2019 (published online Oct 29)

Spera AM, Esposito S, Pagliano P. Emerging antibiotic resistance: carbapenemase-producing enterobacteria. Bad new bugs, still no new drugs. Infez Med 2019 Dec 1;27(4):357-64

Spiller OB, Rees CL, Morris DJ, et al. Mycoplasma genitalium prevalence in Welsh sexual health patients: low antimicrobial resistance markers and no association of symptoms to bacterial load. Microb Pathog 2019 (published online Nov 19)

Stewardson AJ, Marimuthu K, Sengupta S, et al. Effect of carbapenem resistance on outcomes of bloodstream infection caused by Enterobacteriaceae in low-income and middle-income countries (PANORAMA): a multinational prospective cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 29)

Strich JR, Kadri SS. Difficult-to-treat antibiotic-resistant gram-negative pathogens in the intensive care unit: epidemiology, outcomes, and treatment. Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2019 (published online Oct 4)

Suzuki H, Perencevich EN, Livorsi DJ, et al. Attributable mortality due to fluoroquinolone and extended-spectrum cephalosporin resistance in hospital-onset Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp bacteremia: a matched cohort study in 129 Veterans Health Administration medical centers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Jun 14)

Taori SK, Khonyongwa K, Hayden I, et al. Candida auris outbreak: mortality, interventions and cost of sustaining control. J Infect 2019 (published online Sep 23)

Tamma PD, Doi Y, Bonomo RA, et al. A primer on AmpC beta-lactamases: necessary knowledge for an increasingly multidrug-resistant world. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 9)

Tamma PD, Kazmi A, Bergman Y, et al. The likelihood of developing a carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infection during the hospital stay. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online May 28)

Tan YE, Chen SCA, Halliday CL. Antimicrobial susceptibility profiles and species distribution of medically relevant Nocardia species: results from a large tertiary laboratory in Australia. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Aug 7)

Tefera KT, Mesfin N, Reta MM, et al. Treatment delay and associated factors among adults with drug resistant tuberculosis at treatment initiating centers in the Amhara regional state, Ethiopia. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 31)

Teklu DS, Negeri AA, Legese MH, et al. Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase production and multi-drug resistance among Enterobacteriaceae isolated in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Feb 15)

Tembo BP, Malangu NG. Prevalence and factors associated with multidrug/rifampicin resistant tuberculosis among suspected drug resistant tuberculosis patients in Botswana. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 6)

Temesgen D, Bereded F, Derbie A, et al. Bacteriology of community acquired pneumonia in adult patients at Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Jun 14)

Terahara F, Nishiura H. Carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa and carbapenem use in Japan: an ecological study. J Int Med 2019 (published online Aug 1)

Thamlikitkul V, Tangkoskul T, Seenama C. Faecal carriage rate of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae as a proxy composite indicator of antimicrobial resistance in community in Thailand. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 30)

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Tian L, Zhang Z, Sun Z. Antimicrobial resistance trends in bloodstream infections at a large teaching hospital in China: a 20-year surveillance study (1998-2017). Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online May 28)

Tien V, Punjabi C, Holubar MK. Antimicrobial resistance in sexually transmitted infections. J Travel Med 2019 (published online Dec 16)

Tirumalai MR, Karouia F, Tran Q, et al. Evaluation of acquired antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli exposed to long-term low-shear modeled microgravity and background antibiotic exposure. mBio 2019 (published online Jan 15)

Uda K, Funaki T, Shoji K, et al. High proportion of multidrug-resistant organisms in children hospitalized abroad. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Sep 10)

Unemo M, Golparian D, Eyre DW. Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae and treatment of gonorrhea. Methods Mol Biol 2019;1997:37-58

Unemo M, Lahra MM, Cole M, et al. World Health Organization Global Gonococcal Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (WHO GASP): review of new data and evidence to inform international collaborative actions and research efforts. Sex Health 2019 (published online Aug 23)

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Veeraraghavan B, Walia K. Antimicrobial susceptibility profile & resistance mechanisms of Global Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance System (GLASS) priority pathogens from India. Indian J Med Res 2019;149(2):87-96

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Viet DVT, Thuy NDT, Rydell U, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility testing and antibiotic consumption results from 16 hospitals in Viet Nam—the VINARES project, 2012-2013. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Jun 12)

Viswanathan V, Pednsey S, Radhakrishnan C, et al. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in diabetic foot infection in India: a growing menace. Int J Low Extrem Wounds 2019 (published online Jul 1)

Vivas R, Barbosa AAT, Dolabela SS, et al. Multidrug-resistant bacteria and alternative methods to control them: an overview. Microb Drug Resist 2019 (published online Feb 27)

Walia K, Madhumathi J, Veeraraghavan B, et al. Establishing antimicrobial resistance surveillance & research network in India: journey so far. Indian J Med Res 2019;149(2):164-79

Walker GT, Quan J, Higgins SG, et al. Predicting antibiotic resistance in gram-negative bacilli from resistance genes. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online Jan 28)

Wang CH, Yu CM, Hsu ST, et al. Levofloxacin-resistant Stenotrophomonas maltophilia: risk factors and antibiotic susceptibility patterns in hospitalized patients. J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Sep 7)

Wang CR, Yuan Z, Huang WX, et al. Epidemiologic analysis and control strategy of Klebsiella pneumoniae infection in intensive care units in a teaching hospital of People’s Republic of China. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Feb 12;12:391-8

Wang J. The challenges of antimicrobial resistance surveillance in China. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Jul 23)

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Wangai FK, Masika MM, Lule GN, et al. Bridging antimicrobial resistance knowledge gaps: the East African perspective on a global problem. PLOS One 2019 (published online Feb 11)

Wangai FK, Masika MM, Maritim MC, et al. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in east Africa: red alert or red herring? BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 9)

Watkins RR, Holubar M, David MZ. Antimicrobial resistance in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus to newer antimicrobial agents. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online Sep 16)

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Williamson D, Ingle D, Howden B. Extensively drug-resistant shigellosis in Australia among men who have sex with men. N Engl J Med 2019 (published online Dec 19)

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Wolfensberger A, Kuster SP, Marchesi M, et al. The effect of varying multidrug-resistence (MDR) definitions on rates of MDR gram-negative rods. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Nov 28)

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Yanagihara K, Matsumoto T, Aoko N, et al. Nationwide surveillance of bacterial respiratory pathogens conducted by the surveillance committee of Japanese Society of Chemotherapy, the Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases, and the Japanese Society for clinical microbiology in 2014: general view of the pathogens' antibacterial susceptibility. J Infect Chemother 2019 (published online Jun 10)

Yang S, He T, Sun J, et al. Distinct antimicrobial resistance profiling of clinically important Aeromonas spp. in southwest China: a seven-year surveillance study. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Sep 18;12:2971-8

Yang S, Xu H, Sun J, et al. Shifting trends and age distribution of ESKAPEEc resistance in bloodstream infection, southwest China, 2012–2017. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Mar 29)

Yao D, Chen J, Chen W, et al. Mechanisms of azole resistance in clinical isolates of Candida glabrata from two hospitals in China. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Apr 5;12:771-81

Yassine I, Rafei R, Osman M, et al. Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance: mechanisms, detection, and epidemiology in the Arab countries. Infect Genet Evol 2019 (published online Sep 4)

Yi M, Wang L, Xu W, et al. Species distribution and antibiotic susceptibility of Nocardia isolates from Yantai, China. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Nov 22;12:3653-61

Yo CH, Hsein YC, Wu YL, et al. Clinical predictors and outcome impact of community onset polymicrobial bloodstream infection. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2019 (published online Sep 24)

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Zeng Z, Tian G, Ding Y, et al. Surveillance study of the prevalence, species distribution, antifungal susceptibility, risk factors and mortality of invasive candidiasis in a tertiary teaching hospital in southwest China. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 7)

Zhan Z, Xu X, Gu Z, et al. Molecular epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance of invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella in China, 2007–2016. 2019 Sep 12;12:2885-97

Zhang H, Johnson A, Zhang G, et al. Susceptibilities of gram-negative bacilli from hospital- and community-acquired intra-abdominal and urinary tract infections: a 2016–2017 update of the Chinese SMART study. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Apr 24;12:905-14

Zhang H, Tong D, Johnson A, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility changes of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae intra-abdominal infection isolate-derived pathogens from Chinese intra-abdominal infections from 2011 to 2015. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Aug 9;12:2477-86

Zhang WZ, Zhang SJ, Wang QY, et al. Outbreak of macrolide-resistant mycoplasma pneumoniae in a primary school in Beijing, China in 2018. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 22)

Zhang X, Lu Q, Liu T, et al. Bacterial resistance trends among intraoperative bone culture of chronic osteomyelitis in an affiliated hospital of South China for twelve years. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 18)

Zhang Z, Chen M, Yu Y, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility among Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae collected globally between 2015 and 2017 as part of the Tigecycline Evaluation and Surveillance Trial (TEST). Infect Drug Resist 2019 May 10;12:1209-20

Zhou M, Yu S, Kudinha T, et al. Identification and antifungal susceptibility profiles of Kodamaea ohmeri based on a seven-year multicenter surveillance study. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Jun 12;12:1657-64

Zhou Y, Yu L, Nan Z, et al. Taxonomy, virulence genes and antimicrobial resistance of Aeromonas isolated from extra-intestinal and intestinal infections. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 14)

Zingg W, Park BJ, Storr J, et al. Technology for the prevention of antimicrobial resistance and healthcare-associated infections; 2017 Geneva IPC-Think Tank (part 2). Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online May 22)

Zumla A, Memish ZA. Risk of antibiotic resistant meningococcal infections in Hajj pilgrims. BMJ 2019 (published online Aug 23)

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Abbara A, Rawson TM, Karah N, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in the context of the Syrian conflict drivers before and after the onset of conflict and key recommendations. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 21)

Abbara A, Rawson TM, Karah N, et al. Part 1: Antimicrobial resistance in the context of the Syrian conflict: a summary and appraisal of existing evidence. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 21)

Abdolrasouli A, Petrou MA, Park H, et al. Surveillance for azole-resistant Aspergillus fumigatus in a centralized diagnostic mycology service, London, United Kingdom, 1998–2017. Front Microbiol 2018 (published online Sep 20)

Abdulall AK, Tawfick MM, El Manakhly AR, et al. Carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria associated with catheter-related bloodstream infections in three intensive care units in Egypt. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 23)

Abraha M, Egli-Gany D, Low N. Epidemiological, behavioural, and clinical factors associated with antimicrobial-resistant gonorrhoea: a review. F1000Res 2018 (published online Mar 27)

Abrar S, Hussain S, Khan RA, et al. Prevalence of extended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: first systematic meta-analysis report from Pakistan. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Feb 20)

Abubakar U, Sulaiman SAS. Prevalence, trend and antimicrobial susceptibility of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Nigeria: a systematic review. J Infect Public Health 2018 (published online Jun 19)

Acevedo R, Bai X, Borrow R, et al. The Global Meningococcal Initiative meeting on prevention of meningococcal disease worldwide: epidemiology, surveillance, hypervirulent strains, antibiotic resistance and high-risk populations. Expert Rev Vaccines 2018 (published online Dec 10)

Adams E, Quinn M, Tsay S, et al. Candida auris in healthcare facilities, New York, USA, 2013–2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 12)

Agyepong N, Govinden U, Owusu-Ofori A, et al. Multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacterial infections in a teaching hospital in Ghana. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Mar 9)

Alga A, Wong S, Shoaib M, et al. Infection with high proportion of multidrug-resistant bacteria in conflict-related injuries is associated with poor outcomes and excess resource consumption: a cohort study of Syrian patients treated in Jordan. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 22)

Alividza V, Mariano V, Ahmad R, et al. Investigating the impact of poverty on colonization and infection with drug-resistant organisms in humans: a systematic review. Infect Dis Poverty 2018 (published online Aug 17)

Almomani BA, Hayajneh WA, Ayoub AM, et al. Clinical patterns, epidemiology and risk factors of community-acquired urinary tract infection caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producers: a prospective hospital case-control study. Infection 2018 (published online May 10)

Alsan M, Kammili N, Lakshmi J, et al. Poverty and community-acquired antimicrobial resistance with extended-spectrum β-lactamase–producing organisms, Hyderabad, India. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 Aug;24(8)

Alvares PA, Arnoni MV, da Silva CB, et al. Carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bloodstream infections in critically ill children: outcome and risk factors in a tertiary teaching hospital in South America. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Oct 10)

Alvarez-Uria G, Gandra S, Mandal S, et al. Global forecast of antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in invasive isolates. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Feb 2)

Anesi JA, Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I, et al. Poor clinical outcomes associated with community-onset urinary tract infections due to extended-spectrum cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Oct 30)

Ang H, Sun X. Risk factors for multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria infection in intensive care units: a meta-analysis. Int J Nurs Pract 2018 (published online Mar 25)

Aparecida del Masso Pereira M, Magno Castelo Branco Fortaleza C. Factors associated with community-onset multidrug-resistant organisms in inner Brazil. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Aug 23)

Arnold FW, Beavin LA. Increased MRSA septicemia may be due to illicit intravenous drug use in the South. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Feb 15)

Arushothy R, Ahmad N, Amran F, et al. Pneumococcal serotype distribution and antibiotic susceptibility in Malaysia: a four year study (2014 -2017) on invasive paediatric isolates. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 17)

Ashley EA, Recht J, Chua A, et al. An inventory of supranational antimicrobial resistance surveillance networks involving low- and middle-income countries since 2000. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Mar 5)

Ashley EA, Shetty N, Patel J, et al. Harnessing alternative sources of antimicrobial resistance data to support surveillance in low-resource settings. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Dec 13)

Asif M, Ahmad Alvi I, Ur Rehman S. Insight into Acinetobacter baumannii: pathogenesis, global resistance, mechanisms of resistance, treatment options, and alternative modalities. Infect Drug Resist 2018 (published online Aug 21)

Aslam B, Wang W, Arshad MI, et al. Antibiotic resistance: a rundown of a global crisis. Infect Drug Resist 2018 (published online Oct 10)

Aviv T, Lazarovitch T, Katz D, et al. The epidemiological impact and significance of carbapenem resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa bloodstream infections: a matched case–case-control analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Aug 14)

Baghani A, Ghourchian S, Aliramezani A, et al. Highly antibiotic-resistant Clostridium difficile isolates from Iranian patients. J Appl Microbiol 2018 (published online Jun 29)

Baker SJ, Payne DJ, Rappuoli R, et al. Technologies to address antimicrobial resistance. PNAS 2018 (published online Dec 18)

Baker TM, Rogers W, Chavda KD, et al. Epidemiology of bloodstream infections caused by Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae that are piperacillin-tazobactam-non-susceptible, but ceftriaxone-susceptible. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 19)

Bakhit M, Hoffmann T, Scott AM, et al. Resistance decay in individuals after antibiotic exposure in primary care: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Med 2018 (published online Aug 7)

Bartoletti M, Giannella M, Tedeschi S, et al. Multidrug-resistant bacterial infections in solid organ transplant candidates and recipients. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2018 Sep;32(3):551-80

Bassetti M, Righi E, Carnelutti A, et al. Multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae: challenges for treatment, prevention and infection control. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2018 (published online Sep 12)

Bassetti M, Righi E, Vena A, et al. Risk stratification and treatment of ICU-acquired pneumonia caused by multidrug-resistant/extensively drug-resistant/pandrug-resistant bacteria. Curr Open Crit Care 2018 Oct;24(5):385-93

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Partridge SR, Tsafnat G. Automated annotation of mobile antibiotic resistance in gram-negative bacteria: the Multiple Antibiotic Resistance Annotator (MARA) and database. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 23)

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Pilmis B, Zahar JR. Ventilator-associated pneumonia related to ESBL-producing gram negative bacilli. Ann Transl Med 2018 Nov;6(21):424

Pintado V, Pazos R, Jimenez-Mejias ME, et al. Staphylococcus aureus meningitis in adults: a comparative cohort study of infections caused by methicillin-resistant and methicillin-susceptible strains. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Pouwels KB, Freeman R, Muller-Pebody B, et al. Association between use of different antibiotics and trimethoprim resistance: going beyond the obvious crude association. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 31)

Pragasam AK, Veeraraghavan B, Nalini E, et al. An update on antimicrobial resistance and the role of newer antimicrobial agents for Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Indian J Med Microbiol 2018;36(3):303-16

Puchter L, Chaberny IR, Schwab F, et al. Economic burden of nosocomial infections caused by vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jan 5)

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Ray MJ, Lin MY, Tang AS, et al. Regional spread of an outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) through an ego network of healthcare facilities. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Feb 3)

Read TRH, Fairley CK, Murray GL, et al. Outcomes of resistance-guided sequential treatment of Mycoplasma genitalium infections: a prospective evaluation. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 5)

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Remschmidt C, Schroder C, Behnke M, et al. Continuous increase of vancomycin resistance in enterococci causing nosocomial infections in Germany—10 years of surveillance. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Apr 24)

Rhodes NJ, Cruce CE, O’Donnell JN, et al. Resistance trends and treatment options in gram-negative ventilator-associated pneumonia. Curr Infect Dis Rep 2018 (published online Mar 6)

Rice LB. Antimicrobial stewardship and antimicrobial resistance. Med Clin 2018 (published online Jul 15)

Rodrigues Perez LR. Nosocomial impact of prevalent β-lactamases from the community enterobacteriaceae: what to do when the resistance doesn’t go your way. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Jun 25)

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Rohde AM, Wiese-Posselt M, Zweigner J, et al. High admission prevalence of fluoroquinolone resistance in third-generation cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in German university hospitals. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Feb 27)

Rohde RE, McNamara RP. Globalization and antimicrobial resistance: a moving target. Clin Lab Sci 2018 (published online Jun 4)

Rump B, Timen A, Hulscher M, et al. Ethics of infection control measures for carriers of antimicrobial drug–resistant organisms. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 25)

Russell DL, Uslan DZ, Rubin ZA, et al. Multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumanii: a 15-year trend analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Mar 27)

Russo A, Falcone M, Gutierrez-Gutierrez B, et al. Predictors of outcome in patients with severe sepsis or septic shock due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Jun 30)

Rybak JM, Fortwendel JR, Rogers PD. Emerging threat of triazole-resistant Aspergillus fumigatus. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Dec 17)

Sabbagh P, Mohammad Riahi S, Gamble HR, et al. The global and regional prevalence, burden, and risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization in HIV-infected people: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Aug 28)

Sabino S, Monroy H, Hernandez C, et al. Impact of extended-spectrum β-lactamases and carbapenem-resistant gram-negative infections on sepsis mortality at the emergency department: a cohort study. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online May 21)

Sader HS, Castanheira M, Mendes RE, et al. Frequency and antimicrobial susceptibility of gram-negative bacteria isolated from patients with pneumonia hospitalized in ICUs of US medical centres (2015–17). J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jul 27)

Sader HS, Castanheira M, Duncan LR, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility of Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from United States medical centers stratified by infection type: results from the International Network for Optimal Resistance Monitoring (INFORM) surveillance program, 2015–2016. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2018 Sep;92(1):69-74

Sader HS, Flamm RK, Carvalhaes CG, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to ceftazidime-avibactam, ceftolozane-tazobactam, piperacillin-tazobactam, and meropenem stratified by U.S. Census divisions: results from the 2017 INFORM program. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Sep 17)

Saharman YR, Karuniawati AK, Sedono R, et al. Endemic carbapenem-nonsusceptible Acinetobacter baumannii-calcoaceticus complex in intensive care units of the national referral hospital in Jakarta, Indonesia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jan 12)

Scheuerman O, Schechner V, Carmeli Y, et al. Comparison of predictors and mortality between bloodstream infections caused by ESBL-producing Escherichia coli and ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Apr 5)

Schiaffino F, Colston JM, Olortegui MP, et al. Antibiotic resistance of Campylobacter spp. in a pediatric cohort study. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Nov 12)

Schwartz IS, Smith SW, Dingle TC. Something wicked this way comes: what health care providers need to know about Candida auris. Can Commun Dis Rep 2018;44(11):271-6

Schwartz KL, Morris SK. Travel and the spread of drug-resistant bacteria. Curr Infect Dis Rep 2018 (published online Jun 29)

Seifu WD, Gebissa AD. Prevalence and antibiotic susceptibility of uropathogens from cases of urinary tract infections (UTI) in Shashemene referral hospital, Ethiopia. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jan 10)

Selekman RE, Shapiro DJ, Boscardin J, et al. Uropathogen resistance and antibiotic prophylaxis: a meta-analysis. Pediatrics 2018 (published online Jun 28)

Senchyna F, Gaur RL, Sandlund J, et al. Diversity of resistance mechanisms in Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae at a health care system in northern California, from 2013 to 2016. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 13)

Septimus EJ. Antimicrobial resistance: an antimicrobial/diagnostic stewardship and infection prevention approach. Med Clin 2018 (published online Jun 26)

Shafer RW, Frenkel LM. The clinical implications of pretreatment drug resistance—a moving target. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 15)

Shankar C, Nabarro LEB, Anandan S, et al. Extremely high mortality rates in patients with carbapenem-resistant, hypermucoviscous Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections. J Assoc Physicians India 2018 Dec;66

Shenoy ES, Pierce VM, Spalding Walters M, et al. Transmission of mobile colistin resistance (mcr-1) by duodenoscope. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 11)

Shittu AO, Kaba M, Abdulgader SM, et al. Mupirocin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Aug 15)

Singh NK, Bezdan D, Checinska Sielaff A, et al. Multi-drug resistant Enterobacter bugandensis species isolated from the International Space Station and comparative genomic analyses with human pathogenic strains. BMC Microbiol 2018 (published online Nov 23)

Singh-Moodley A, Ismail H, Perovic O. An overview of antimicrobial resistance surveillance among healthcare-associated pathogens in South Africa. Afr J Lab Med 2018 Dec 6;7(2):741

Siwakoti S, Subedi A, Sharma A, et al. Incidence and outcomes of multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria infections in intensive care unit from Nepal—a prospective cohort study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Sep 26)

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Tacconelli E, Diletta Pezzani M. Public health burden of antimicrobial resistance in Europe. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 5)

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Telling K, Laht M, Brauer A, et al. Multidrug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Estonian hospitals. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 11)

Teoh L, Stewart K, Marino R, et al. Antibiotic resistance and relevance to general dental practice in Australia. Aust Dent J 2018 (published online Jul 14)

Thong Heng S, Chen SL, Wong JGX, et al. No association between resistance mutations, empiric antibiotic, and mortality in ceftriaxone-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia. Sci Rep 2018 (published online Aug 24)

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Tian L, Sun Z, Zhang Z. Antimicrobial resistance of pathogens causing nosocomial bloodstream infection in Hubei Province, China, from 2014 to 2016: a multicenter retrospective study. BMC Public Health 2018 (published online Sep 15)

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Torumkuney D, Mayanskiy N, Edelstein M, et al. Results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR) 2014–16 in Russia. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Apr 11;73(suppl 5):14-21

Torumkuney D, Nica M, Nistor I, et al. Results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR) 2014–16 in Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia and Croatia. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Apr 11;73(suppl 5):2-13

Torumkuney D, Papaparaskevas J, Morrissey I. Results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR) 2014–16 in Greece. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Apr 11;73(suppl 5):36-42

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Torumkuney D, Zemlickova H, Maruscak M, et al. Results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR) 2014–16 in the Czech Republic. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Apr 11;73(suppl 5):22-7

Toth H, Fesus A, Kungler-Goracz O, et al. Utilization of vector autoregressive and linear transfer models to follow up the antibiotic resistance spiral in gram-negative bacteria from cephalosporin consumption to colistin resistance. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 18)

Tseng WP, Chen YC, Chen SY, et al. Risk for subsequent infection and mortality after hospitalization among patients with multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria colonization or infection. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jul 31)

Tshokey T, Tshering T, Rani Pradhan A, et al. Antibiotic resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoea and treatment outcomes of gonococcal urethritis suspected patients in two large hospitals in Bhutan, 2015. PLoS One 2018 (published online Aug 1)

Tsutsui A, Yahara K, Clark A, et al. Automated detection of outbreaks of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in Japan. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Oct 12)

Uematsu H, Yamashita K, Mizuno S, et al. Effect of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Japan. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online May 18)

Ul Ain N, Iftikhar A, Bukhari SS, et al. High frequency and molecular epidemiology of metallo-β-lactamase-producing gram-negative bacilli in a tertiary care hospital in Lahore, Pakistan. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 3)

Upreti N, Rayamajhee B, Sherchan SP, et al. Prevalence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus, multidrug resistant and extended spectrum β-lactamase producing gram negative bacilli causing wound infections at a tertiary care hospital of Nepal. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Oct 8)

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Vubil D, Balelste-Delpierre C, Mabunda R, et al. Antibiotic resistance and molecular characterization of Shigella isolates recovered from children less than 5 years in Manhiça, southern Mozambique. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Feb 12)

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Wang Y, Zhang R, Liu W. Distribution and drug resistance of pathogenic bacteria in ventilator-associated pneumonia at a local hospital of north-eastern China. Infect Drug Resist 2018 Nov 13;11:2249-55

Whiley DM, Kundu RL, Jennison AV, et al. Azithromycin-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae spreading amongst men who have sex with men (MSM) and heterosexuals in New South Wales, Australia, 2017. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 24)

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Yeshanew AG, Geremew RA. Neisseria gonorrhoae and their antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among symptomatic patients from Gondar town, north west Ethiopia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jul 17)

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Agaba P, Tumukunde J, Tindimwebwa JVB, et al. Nosocomial bacterial infections and their antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among patients in Ugandan intensive care units: a cross sectional study. BMC Res Notes 2017 (published online Jul 28)

Ahmed M, Mirambo MM, Mushi MF, et al. Bacteremia caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria among hospitalized malnourished children in Mwanza, Tanzania: a cross sectional study. BMC Res Notes 2017 (published online Jan 25)

Andam CP, Worby CJ, Gierke R, et al. Penicillin resistance of nonvaccine type Pneumococcus before and after PCV13 introduction, United States. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 18)

Arendrup MC, Patterson TF. Multidrug-resistant Candida: epidemiology, molecular mechanisms, and treatment. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 5)

Atkins KE, Lafferty EI, Deeny SR, et al. Use of mathematical modelling to assess the impact of vaccines on antibiotic resistance. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 13)

Aydin M, Ergonul O, Azap A, et al. Rapid emergence of colistin resistance and its impact on mortality in healthcare-associated infections. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Dec 14)

Ayukekbong JA, Ntemgwa M, Atabe AN. The threat of antimicrobial resistance in developing countries: causes and control strategies. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online May 15)

Babell LM, Ngonzi J, Bazira J, et al. Antimicrobial-resistant infections among postpartum women at a Ugandan referral hospital. PLoS One 2017 (published online Apr 13)

Bagheri-Nesami M, Rezai MS, Ahangarkani F, et al. Multidrug and co-resistance patterns of non-fermenting gram-negative bacilli involved in ventilator-associated pneumonia carrying class 1 integron in the north of Iran. Germs 2017 (published online Sep 1)

Barrasa-Villar JI, Aibar-Remon C, Prieto-Andres P, et al. Impact on morbidity, mortality and length of stay of hospital acquired infections by resistant microorganisms. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 2)

Bassetti M, Poulakou G, Ruppe E, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in the next 30 years, humankind, bugs and drugs: a visionary approach. Intensive Care Med 2017 (published online Jul 21)

Bernabe KJ, Langendorf C, Ford N, et al. Antibiotic resistance in West Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jul 11)

Bidell MR, Opraseuth MP, Yoon M, et al. Effect of prior receipt of antibiotics on the pathogen distribution and antibiotic resistance profile of key gram-negative pathogens among patients with hospital-onset urinary tract infections. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 28)

Biswal M, Rudramurthy SM, Jain N, et al. Controlling a possible outbreak of Candida auris infection: lessons learnt from multiple interventions. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Sep 19)

Bitew A, Molalign T, Chanie M. Species distribution and antibiotic susceptibility profile of bacterial uropathogens among patients complaining urinary tract infections. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 29)

Blanco N, Harris AD, Rock C, et al. Risk factors and outcomes associated with multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii upon ICU admission. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2017 (published online Nov 13)

Boix-Palop L, Xercavins M, Badia C, et al. Emerging extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae causing community-onset urinary tract infections: a case–control–control study. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online May 24)

Bonomo RA, Burd EM, Conly J, et al. Carbapenemase-producing organisms: a global scourge! Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 16)

Brown JD, Willcox SJ, Franklin N, et al. Shigella species epidemiology and antimicrobial susceptibility: the implications of emerging azithromycin resistance for guiding treatment, guidelines and breakpoints. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Aug 10)

Burnham JP, Kwon JH, Olsen MA, et al. Readmissions with multidrug-resistant infection in patients with prior multidrug resistant infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Dec 17)

Butin M, Martins- Simoes P, Rasigade JP, et al. Worldwide endemicity of a multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus capitis clone involved in neonatal sepsis. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 26)

Cai B, Echols R, Magee G, et al. Prevalence of carbapenem-resistant gram-negative infections in the United States predominated by Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 16)

Caron Y, Chheang R, Nop P, et al. Beta-lactam resistance among Enterobacteriaceae in Cambodia: the four-year itch. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 10)

Carrel M, Goto M, Schweizer ML, et al. Diffusion of clindamycin-resistant and erythromycin-resistant methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA), potential ST398, in United States Veterans Health Administration Hospitals, 2003-2014. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Jun 5)

Carruth L, Roess AA, Terefe Y, et al. Antimicrobial resistance and food safety in Africa. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 Jun;17(6):575-6

Chang YT, Coombs G, Ling T, et al. Epidemiology and trends in the antibiotic susceptibilities of gram-negative bacilli isolated from patients with intra-abdominal infections in the Asia-Pacific region, 2010–2013. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Apr 20)

Cheikh A, Belefquih B, Chajai Y, et al. Enterobacteriaceae producing extended-spectrum β-lactamases (ESBLs) colonization as a risk factor for developing ESBL infections in pediatric cardiac surgery patients: “retrospective cohort study.” BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 29)

Chen K, Huang Y, Song Q, et al. Drug-resistance dynamics of Staphylococcus aureus between 2008 and 2014 at a tertiary teaching hospital, Jiangxi Province, China. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 25)

Claeys KC, Zasowski EJ, Lagnf AM, et al. Novel application of published risk factors for methicillin-resistant S. aureus in acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jun 28)

Cohen ME, Salmasian H, Li J, et al. Surgical antibiotic prophylaxis and risk for postoperative antibiotic-resistant infections. J Am Coll Surg 2017 (published online Oct 10)

Cordoba G, Holm A, Hansen F, et al. Prevalence of antimicrobial resistant Escherichia coli from patients with suspected urinary tract infection in primary care, Denmark. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 10)

Costa E, Tejada M, Gaia P, et al. Prevalence of multidrug-resistant organisms in migrant children admitted to an Italian cardiac surgery department, 2015–2016. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Nov 20)

Cronin KM, Poy Lorenzo YS, Olenski ME, et al. Risk factors for KPC-producing Enterobacteriaceae acquisition and infection in a healthcare setting with possible local transmission: a case control study. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Feb 14)

Das B, Chaudhuri S, Srivastava R, et al. Fostering research into antimicrobial resistance in India. BMC 2017 (published online Sep 6)

Dat VQ, Vu HN, The HN, et al. Bacterial bloodstream infections in a tertiary infectious diseases hospital in northern Vietnam: aetiology, drug resistance, and treatment outcome. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 12)

Deptula A, Trejnowska E, Dubiel G, et al. Healthcare associated bloodstream infections in Polish hospitals: prevalence, epidemiology and microbiology-summary data from the ECDC Point Prevalence Survey of Healthcare Associated Infections 2012-2015. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 30)

Deyno S, Fekadu S, Astatkie A. Resistance of Staphylococcus aureus to antimicrobial agents in Ethiopia: a meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Aug 23)

Dharmapalan D, Shet A, Yewale V, et al. High reported rates of antimicrobial resistance in Indian neonatal and pediatric blood stream infections. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2017 (published online Feb 18)

Dicks KV, Anderson DJ, Baker AW, et al. Clinical outcomes and healthcare utilization related to multidrug-resistant gram-negative infections in community hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 Jan;38(1):31-8

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Doi Y, Bonomo RA, Hooper DC, et al. Gram-negative bacterial infections: research priorities, accomplishments, and future directions of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 2)

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Du M, Suo J, Liu B, et al. Post-ERCP infection and its epidemiological and clinical characteristics in a large Chinese tertiary hospital: a 4-year surveillance study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Dec 29)

El Chakhtoura NG, Saade E, Wilson BM, et al. A 17-year nationwide study of Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) bloodstream infections among patients in the United States Veterans Health Administration. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 20)

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Emaneini M, Beigverdi R, van Leeuwen WB, et al. Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from burn patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2017 (published online Oct 28)

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Fernando MMPSC, Luke WANV, Miththinda JKND, et al. Extended spectrum beta lactamase producing organisms causing urinary tract infections in Sri Lanka and their antibiotic susceptibility pattern—a hospital based cross sectional study. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 10)

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Folgori L, Bielicki J, Heath PT, et al. Antimicrobial-resistant gram-negative infections in neonates: burden of disease and challenges in treatment. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2017 Jun 2017;30(3):281-8

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Gessese YA, Damessa DL, Amare MM, et al. Urinary pathogenic bacterial profile, antibiogram of isolates and associated risk factors among pregnant women in Ambo town, central Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Dec 29)

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Hook EW. Continued evolution of gonococcal resistance. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 26)

Houri H, Fallah F, Saee Y, et al. Distribution of capsular types and drug resistance patterns of invasive pediatric Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Teheran, Iran. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 25)

Islam S, Selvarangan R, Kanwar N, et al. Intestinal carriage of third-generation cephalosporin-resistant and extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in healthy US children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2017 (published online Jun 15)

Ji W, Liu H, Jin Z, et al. Disease burden and antimicrobial resistance of invasive group B streptococcus among infants in China: a protocol for a national prospective observational study. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 31)

Kajumbula H, Fujita AW, Mbabazi O, et al. Antimicrobial drug resistance in blood culture isolates at a tertiary hospital, Uganda. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 13)

Kalluru S, Eggers S, Barker A, et al. Risk factors for infection with multidrug-resistant organisms in Haryana, India. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Nov 1)

Kanafani ZA, Fadlallah SM, Assaf S, et al. Sites of colonization in hospitalized patients with infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase organisms: a prospective cohort study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online May 15)

Karp BE, Tate H, Plumblee JR, et al. National antimicrobial resistance monitoring system: two decades of advancing public health through integrated surveillance of antimicrobial resistance. Foodborne Pathog Dis 2017 (published online Aug 9)

Kaur A, Gandra S, Gupta P, et al. Clinical outcome of dual colistin- and carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections: a single-center retrospective study of 75 cases in India. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Aug 11)

Kavanagh KT, Abusalem S, Calderon LE. The incidence of MRSA infections in the United States: is a more comprehensive tracking system needed? Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Apr 7)

Kebede A, Aragie S, Shimelis T. The common enteric bacterial pathogens and their antimicrobial susceptibility pattern among HIV-infected individuals attending the antiretroviral therapy clinic of Hawassa university hospital, southern Ethiopia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Dec 22)

Kelly AM, Mathema B, Larson EL. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in the community: a scoping review. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jun 21)

Kilbas I, Ciftci IH. Antimicrobial resistance of Enterococcus in Turkey: a meta-analysis of current studies. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2017 (published online Sep 4)

Klein EY, Mojica N, Jiang W, et al. Trends in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus hospitalizations in the United States, 2010–2014. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 26)

Knight GM, Costelloe C, Murray KA, et al. Addressing the unknowns of antimicrobial resistance: quantifying and mapping the drivers of burden. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 23)

Kontoyiannis DP. Antifungal resistance: an emerging reality and a global challenge. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 5)

Lachiewicz AM, Hauck CG, Weber DJ, et al. Bacterial infections after burn injuries: impact of multidrug resistance. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 8)

Lake JG, Weiner LM, Milstone AM, et al. Pathogen distribution and antimicrobial resistance among pediatric healthcare-associated infections reported to the National Healthcare Safety Network, 2011-2014. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Dec 18)

Lamoth F, Kontoyiannis DP. The Candida auris alert: facts and perspectives. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 18)

Lee GC, Dallas SD, Wang Y, et al. Emerging multidrug resistance in community-associated Staphylococcus aureus involved in skin and soft tissue infections and nasal colonization. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 3)

Lesho EP, Bronstein MZ, McGann P, et al. Importation, mitigation, and genomic epidemiology of Candida auris at a large teaching hospital. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Dec 6)

Li YJ, Pan CZ, Fang CQ, et al. Pneumonia caused by extensive drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii among hospitalized patients: genetic relationships, risk factors and mortality. BMC Infect Dis (published online May 30)

Lin MY, Hayden MK, Lyles RD, et al. Regional epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among adult intensive care unit patients following state-mandated active surveillance. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 7)

Macesic N, Nelson B, Uhlemann AC. Colistin resistance in carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae: de novo or drug exposure? Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 1)

Malcolm W, Fletcher E, Kavanagh K, et al. Risk factors for resistance and MDR in community urine isolates: population-level analysis using the NHS Scotland Infection Intelligence Platform. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Oct 10)

Marimuthu K, Venkatachalam I, Khong WX, et al. Clinical and molecular epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae among adult inpatients in Singapore. Clin Infect Dis 2017;64(suppl 2):S68-S75

Marr I, Sarmento N, O’Brien M, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in urine and skin isolates in Timor-Leste. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2017 (published online Dec 22)

Martens E, Demain AL. The antibiotic resistance crisis, with a focus on the United States. J Antibiot (Tokyo) 2017 (published online Mar 1)

Mascarello M, Simonetti O, Knezevich A, et al. Correlation between antibiotic consumption and resistance of bloodstream bacteria in a university hospital in north eastern Italy, 2008-2014. Infection 2017 (published online Mar 6)

Mave V, Chandanwale A, Kagal A, et al. High burden of antimicrobial resistance and mortality among adults and children with community-onset bacterial infections in India. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 3)

McCarthy MW, Denning DW, Walsh TJ. Future research priorities in fungal resistance. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 5)

McDaniel J, Schweizer M, Crabb V, et al. Incidence of extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella infections in the United States: a systematic literature review. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Jul 31)

McDonnell L, Armstrong D, Ashworth M, et al. National disparities in the relationship between antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial consumption in Europe: an observational study in 29 countries. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jul 25)

Moolchandani K, Sastry AS, Deepashree R, et al. Antimicrobial resistance surveillance among intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in southern India. J Clin Diagn Res 2017 Feb;11(2):DC01-DC07

Moradigaravand D, Martin V, Peacock SJ, et al. Evolution and epidemiology of multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in the United Kingdom and Ireland. mBio 2017 (published online Feb 21)

Morrill HJ, Morton JB, Caffrey AR, et al. Antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli urinary isolates in the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2017 (published online Feb 13)

Musicha P, Cornick JE, Bar-Zeev N, et al. Trends in antimicrobial resistance in bloodstream infection isolates at a large urban hospital in Malawi (1998–2016): a surveillance study. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 14)

Myat TO, Hannaway R, Zin KN, et al. ESBL- and carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in patients with sepsis, Yangon, Myanmar, 2014. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 May; 23(5)

Nabarro LEB, Shankar C, Pragasam AK, et al. Clinical and bacterial risk factors for mortality in children with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae bloodstream infections in India. Pediatric Infect Dis J 2017 Jun;36(6):e161-6

Nagelkerke MMB, Sikwewa K, Makowa D, et al. Prevalence of antimicrobial drug resistant bacteria carried by in- and outpatients attending a secondary care hospital in Zambia. BMC Res Notes 2017 (published online Aug 10)

Naimi HM, Rasekh H, Noori AZ, et al. Determination of antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in Staphylococcus aureus strains recovered from patients at two main health facilities in Kabul, Afghanistan. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 29)

Nguyen VK, Wertheim HFL, Thwaite GE, et al. Developing an antimicrobial resistance reference laboratory and surveillance programme in Vietnam. Lancet Glob Health 2017 Dec;5(12):e1186-7

Nisha KV, Veena SA, Rathika SD, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility, risk factors and prevalence of bla cefotaximase, temoneira, and sulfhydryl variable genes among Escherichia coli in community-acquired pediatric urinary tract infection. J Lab Physicians 2017 Jul-Sep;9(3):156-62

Nyangacha RM, Odongo D, Oyieke F, et al. Secondary bacterial infections and antibiotic resistance among tungiasis patients in western Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 (published online Sep 8)

Opintan JA, Newman MJ. Prevalence of antimicrobial resistant pathogens from blood cultures: results from a laboratory based nationwide surveillance in Ghana. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Jun 13)

Panigrahi P, Chandel DS, Hansen NI, et al. Neonatal sepsis in rural India: timing, microbiology and antibiotic resistance in a population-based prospective study in the community setting. J Perinatol 2017 (published online May 11)

Papp JR, Abrams J, Nash E, et al. Azithromycin resistance and decreased ceftriaxone susceptibility in Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Hawaii. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 31)

Parajuli NP, Acharya SP, Mishra SK, et al. High burden of antimicrobial resistance among gram negative bacteria causing healthcare associated infections in a critical care unit of Nepal. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Jun 15)

Paterson DK, van Duin D. China's antibiotic resistance problems. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 27)

Penes NO, Muntean AA, Moisoiu A, et al. An overview of resistance profiles ESKAPE pathogens from 2010-2015 in a tertiary respiratory center in Romania. Rom J Morphol Embryol 2017;58(3):909-22

Perlin DS, Rautemaa-Richardson R, Alastruey-Izquierdo A. The global problem of antifungal resistance: prevalence, mechanisms, and management. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 31)

Piddock LJV. Understanding drug resistance will improve the treatment of bacterial infections. Nat Rev Microbiol 2017 (published online Oct 12)

Piperaki ET, Syrogiannopoulos GA, Tzouvelekis LS, et al. Klebsiella pneumoniae: virulence, biofilm and antimicrobial resistance. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Oct;36(10):1002-5

Pourmand A, Mazer-Amirshahi M, Jasani G, et al. Emerging trends in antibiotic resistance: implications for emergency medicine. Am J Emerg Med 2017 (published online Mar 7)

Qiao B, Wu J, Wan Q, et al. Factors influencing mortality in abdominal solid organ transplant recipients with multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteremia. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 27)

Rattanaumpawan P, Boonyasiri A, Vong S, et al. Systematic review of electronic surveillance of infectious diseases with emphasis on antimicrobial resistance surveillance in resource-limited settings. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Oct 10)

Ravensbergen SJ, Berends M, Stienstra Y, et al. High prevalence of MRSA and ESBL among asylum seekers in the Netherlands. PLoS One 2017 (published online Apr 25)

Relhan N, Pathengay A, Schwartz SG, et al. Emerging worldwide antimicrobial resistance, antibiotic stewardship and alternative intravitreal agents for the treatment of endophthalmitis. Retina 2017 (published online Mar 23)

Remschmidt C, Behnke M, Kola A, et al. The effect of antibiotic use on prevalence of nosocomial vancomycin-resistant enterococci—an ecologic study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Sep 13)

Remschmidt C, Schneider S, Meyer E, et al. Surveillance of antibiotic use and resistance in intensive care units (SARI). Dtsch Arztebl Int 2017 (published online Dec 15)

Rodriguez L, Bustamante B, Huaroto L, et al. A multi-centric study of Candida bloodstream infection in Lima-Callao, Peru: species distribution, antifungal resistance and clinical outcomes. PLoS One 2017 (published online Apr 18)

Roulette CJ, Caudell MA, Roulette JW, et al. A two-month follow-up evaluation testing interventions to limit the emergence and spread of antimicrobial resistant bacteria among Maasai of northern Tanzania. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 15)

Rudramurthy SM, Chakrabarti A, Paul RA, et al. Candida auris candidaemia in Indian ICUs: analysis of risk factors. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Feb 20)

Saba CKS, Amenyona JK, Kpordze SW. Prevalence and pattern of antibiotic resistance of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from door handles and other points of contact in public hospitals in Ghana. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online May 10)

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Salomao MC, Guimaraes T, Duailibi DF, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in patients admitted to the emergency department: new risk factors and occurrence in patients coming directly from the community. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Aug 18)

Shuping LL, Kuonza L, Musekiwa A, et al. Hospital-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a cross-sectional analysis of risk factors in South African tertiary public hospitals. PLoS One 2017 (published online Nov 16)

Sipahi OR, Uysal S, Aydemir SS, et al. Antibacterial resistance patterns and incidence of hospital-acquired Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in a tertiary care educational hospital in Turkey: a perspective from 2001 to 2013. Turk J Med Sci 2017 Aug 23;47(4):1210-5

Sit PS, Teh CSJ, Idris N, et al. Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection and the molecular characteristics of MRSA bacteraemia over a two-year period in a tertiary teaching hospital in Malaysia. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 13)

Sommer MOA, Munck C, Toft-Kehler RV, et al. Prediction of antibiotic resistance: time for a new preclinical paradigm? Nat Rev Microbiol 2017 (published online Jul 31)

Stapleton PJ, Lundon DJ, McWade R, et al. Antibiotic resistance patterns of Escherichia coli urinary isolates and comparison with antibiotic consumption data over 10 years, 2005-2014. Ir J Med Sci 2017 (published online Jan 4)

Sugianli AK, Ginting F, Kusumawati RL, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in uropathogens and appropriateness of empirical treatment: a population-based surveillance study in Indonesia. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jan 30)

Tacconelli E, Sifakis F, Harbarth S, et al. Surveillance for control of antimicrobial resistance. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 25)

Tadesse BT, Ashly EA, Ongarello S, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in Africa: a systematic review. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 11)

Teweldemedhin M, Saravanan M, Gebreyesus A, et al. Ocular bacterial infections at Quiha Ophthalmic Hospital, northern Ethiopia: an evaluation according to the risk factors and the antimicrobial susceptibility of bacterial isolates. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 14)

Thakur SD, Levett PN, Horsman GB, et al. High levels of susceptibility to new and older antibiotics in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from Saskatchewan (2003–15): time to consider point-of-care or molecular testing for precision treatment? J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Sep 27)

Theuretzbacher U. Global antimicrobial resistance in gram-negative pathogens and clinical need. Curr Opin Microbiol 2017 Nov 15;39:106-12

Tissera K, Lyanapathirana V, Dissanayake N, et al. Spread of resistant gram negatives in a Sri Lankan intensive care unit. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 11)

Tran GM, Ho-Le TP, Ha DT, et al. Patterns of antimicrobial resistance in intensive care unit patients: a study in Vietnam. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 15)

Tyrstrup M, Melander E, Hedin K, et al. Children with respiratory tract infections in Swedish primary care; prevalence of antibiotic resistance in common respiratory tract pathogens and relation to antibiotic consumption. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 4)

Ukah UV, Glass M, Avery B, et al. Risk factors for acquisition of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli and development of community-acquired urinary tract infections. Epidemiol Infect 2017 (published online Dec 12)

Valentine-King MA, Brown MB. Antibacterial resistance in Ureaplasma species and Mycoplasma hominis isolates from urine cultures in college-aged females. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2017 Oct;61(10):e01104-17

Van Hecke O, Wang K, Lee JJ, et al. The implications of antibiotic resistance for patients’ recovery from common infections in the community: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 20)

Vazquez Guillamet MC, Vazquez R, Micek ST, et al. Predicting resistance to piperacillin-tazobactam, cefepime and meropenem in septic patients with bloodstream infection due to gram-negative bacteria. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 10)

Venter H, Henningsen ML, Begg SL. Antimicrobial resistance in healthcare, agriculture and the environment: the biochemistry behind the headlines. Essays Biochem 2017 Mar 3;61(1):1-10

Waglechner N, Wright GD. Antibiotic resistance: it’s bad, but why isn’t it worse? BMC Biol 2017 (published online Sep 15)

Walter J, Noll I, Feig M, et al. Decline in the proportion of methicillin resistance among Staphylococcus aureus isolates from non-invasive samples and in outpatient settings, and changes in the co-resistance profiles: an analysis of data collected within the Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network, Germany 2010 to 2015. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 23)

Wang A, Daneman N, Tan C, et al. Evaluating the relationship between hospital antibiotic use and antibiotic resistance in common nosocomial pathogens. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Oct 26)

Wang Y, Tian GB, Zhang R, et al. Prevalence, risk factors, outcomes, and molecular epidemiology of mcr-1-positive Enterobacteriaceae in patients and healthy adults from China: an epidemiological and clinical study. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 27)

Wang HP, Zhang HJ, Liu J, et al. Antimicrobial resistance of 3 types of gram-negative bacteria isolated from hospital surfaces and the hands of health care workers. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Aug 2)

Wells V, Piddock LJV. Addressing antimicrobial resistance in the UK and Europe. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 10)

Wernli D, Jorgensen PS, Harbarth S, et al. Antimicrobial resistance: the complex challenge of measurement to inform policy and the public. PLoS Med 2017 (published online Aug 17)

Weston EJ, Wi T, Papp J. Strengthening global surveillance for antimicrobial-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae through the Enhanced Gonococcal Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (EGASP). Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 18)

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Woodford N, Xu-McCrae L, Mushtaq S, et al. Prevalence of carbapenem resistance and carbapenemase production among Enterobacteriaceae isolated from urine in the UK: results of the UK infection-Carbapenem Resistance Evaluation Surveillance Trial (iCREST-UK). J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Dec 15)

Workneh M, Katz MJ, Lamorde M, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in sub-Saharan Africa. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 6)

Woudt SHS, de Greeff SC, Schoffelen AF, et al. Antibiotic resistance and the risk of recurrent bacteremia. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 7)

Wozniak TM, Paterson D, Halton K. Review of the epidemiological data regarding antimicrobial resistance in gram-negative bacteria in Australia. Infect Dis Health 2017 (published online Aug 5)

Wushouer H, Zhang ZX, Wang JH, et al. Trends and relationship between antimicrobial resistance and antibiotic use in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China: based on a 3 year surveillance data, 2014-2016. J Infect Public Health 2017 (published online Oct 7)

Yang Q, Zhang H, Wang Y, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibilities of aerobic and facultative gram-negative bacilli isolated from Chinese patients with urinary tract infections between 2010 and 2014. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 6)

Yarygin KS, Kovarsky BA, Bibikova TS, et al. ResistoMap—online visualization of human gut microbiota antibiotic resistome. Bioinformatics 2017 (published online Mar 14)

Yilema A, Moges F, Tadele S, et al. Isolation of enterococci, their antimicrobial susceptibility patterns and associated factors among patients attending at the University of Gondar Teaching Hospital. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 17)

Zarpellon MN, Viana GF, Mitsugui CS, et al. Epidemiologic surveillance of multidrug-resistant bacteria in a teaching hospital: a 3-year experience. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Dec 4)

Zhang H, Yang Q, Liao K, et al. Update of incidence and antimicrobial susceptibility trends of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from Chinese intra-abdominal infection patients. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 18)

Zheng X, Wang JF, Xu WL, et al. Clinical and molecular characteristics, risk factors and outcomes of Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections in the intensive care unit. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Oct 2)

Zhou C, Li Z, Zhang F, et al. Serotype distribution and antibiotic resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from 17 Chinese cities from 2011 to 2016. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 29)

Zilberberg MD, Nathanson BH, Sulham K, et al. 30-day readmission, antibiotics costs and costs of delay to adequate treatment of Enterobacteriaceae UTI, pneumonia, and sepsis: a retrospective cohort study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Dec 6)

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Adams DJ, Eberly MD, Goudie A, et al. Rising vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus infection in hospitalized children in the United States. Hosp Pediatr 2016 (published online Jun 1)

Akova M. Epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance in bloodstream infections. Virulence 2016 Apr 2;7(3):252-66

Alevizakos M, Gaitanidis A, Nasioudis D, et al. Colonization with vancomycin-resistant Enterococci and  risk for bloodstream infection among patients with malignancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Open Forum Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 7)

Alevizakos M, Karanika S, Detsis M, et al. Colonisation with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae and risk for infection among patients with solid or haematological malignancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 (published online Oct 6)

Aliberti S, Reyes LF, Faverio P, et al. Global initiative for meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia (GLIMP): an international, observational cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 1)

Allison DG, Higginson P, Martin S. Antibiotic resistance awareness: a public engagement approach for all pharmacists. Int J Pharm Pract 2016 (published online Jul 22)

Al-Tawfiq JA, Laxminarayan R, Mendelson M. How should we respond to the emergence of plasmid-mediated colistin-resistance in humans and animals? Int J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 31)

Alvarez-Uria G, Gandra S, Laxminarayan R. Poverty and prevalence of antimicrobial resistance in invasive isolates. Int J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Oct 4)

Angelo KM, Reynolds J, Karp BE, et al. Antimicrobial resistance among nontyphoidal Salmonella isolated from blood in the United States, 2003–2013. J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 8)

Augustine MR, Testerman TL, Justo JA, et al. Clinical risk score for prediction of extended-spectrum β-lactamase–producing Enterobacteriaceae in bloodstream isolates. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 (published online Dec 19)

Bader MS, Loeb M, Brooks AA. An update on the management of urinary tract infections in the era of antimicrobial resistance. Postgrad Med 2016 (published online Oct 7)

Bairy LK, Nayak V, A A, et al. Advances in pharmacovigilance initiatives surrounding antimicrobial resistance — Indian perspective. Expert Opin Drug Saf 2016 (published online May 13)

Balazs I, Kenesei E, Toth-Heyn P, et al. Factors influencing antimicrobial resistance and outcome of gram-negative bloodstream infections in children. Infection 2016 Jun;44(3):309-21

Baron S, Hadjadj L, Rolain JM, et al. Molecular mechanisms of polymyxin resistance: knowns and unknowns. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 (published online Aug 4)

Bartoletti F, Seco BMS, dos Santos CC, et al. Polymyxin B resistance in carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Aug 30)

Bassetti M, Welte T, Wunderink RG. Treatment of gram-negative pneumonia in the critical care setting: is the beta-lactam antibiotic backbone broken beyond repair? Crit Care 2 2016 Jan 29;20:19

Batina NG, Crnich CJ, Anderson DF, et al. Models to predict prevalence and transition dynamics of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in community nursing homes. Am J Infect Control 2016 May 1;44(5):507-14

Beier RC, Franz E, Bono JL, et al. Disinfectant and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of the big six non-O157 Shiga toxin–producing Escherichia coli strains from food animals and humans. J Food Prot 2016 Aug;8:1355-70

Belkacem A, Jacquier H, Goubard A, et al. Molecular epidemiology and mechanisms of resistance of azithromycin-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolated in France during 2013–14. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016;71(9):2471-8

Bernasconi OJ, Kuenzli E, Pires J, et al. Travelers can import colistin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, including those possessing the plasmid-mediated mcr-1 gene. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 Aug;60(8):5080-4

Bitterman R, Geffen Y, Rabino G, et al. Rate of colonization of health care workers by carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in an endemic hospital: a prospective study. Am J Infect Control 2016;44(9):1053-4

Bouchiat C, Curtis S, Spiliopoulou I, et al. MRSA infections among patients in the emergency department: a European multicentre study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 (published online Oct 17)

Bowen A, Grass J, Bicknese A, et al. Elevated risk for antimicrobial drug–resistant Shigella infection among men who have sex with men, United States, 2011–2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Aug 10)

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Bielicki JA, Lundin R, Sharland M, et al. Antibiotic resistance prevalence in routine bloodstream isolates from children's hospitals varies substantially from adult surveillance data in Europe. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 Jul;34(7):734-41

Blair JM, Webber MA, Baylay AJ, et al. Molecular mechanisms of antibiotic resistance. Nat Rev Microbiol 2015 Jan;13(1):42-51

Bowen A, Hurd J, Hoover C, et al. Importation and domestic transmission of Shigella sonnei resistant to ciprofloxacin — United States, May 2014-February 2015. MMWR 2015 Apr 3;64(12):318-20

Boyle DP, Zembower TR. Epidemiology and management of emerging drug-resistant gram-negative bacteria: extended-spectrum beta-lactamases and beyond. Urol Clin North Am 2015 Nov;42(4):493-505

Buono SA, Watson TD, Borenstein LA, et al. Stemming the tide of drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae: the need for an individualized approach to treatment. J Antimicrob Chemother 2015 Feb;70(2):374-81

Cai T, Nesi G, Mazzoli S, et al. Asymptomatic bacteriuria treatment is associated with a higher prevalence of antibiotic resistant strains in women with urinary tract infections. Clin Infect Dis 2015 Dec 1;61(11):1655-61

Calbo E, Garau J. The changing epidemiology of hospital outbreaks due to ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae: the CTX-M-15 type consolidation. Future Microbiol 2015 Jun;10(6):1063-75

Chang VS, Dhaliwal DK, Raju L, et al. Antibiotic resistance in the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus keratitis: a 20-Year Review. Cornea 2015 Jun;34(6):698-703

Ciorba V, Odone A, Veronesi L, et al. Antibiotic resistance as a major public health concern: epidemiology and economic impact. Ann Ig 2015 May-Jun;27(3):562-79

Cleveland AA, Harrison LH, Farley MM, et al. Declining incidence of candidemia and the shifting epidemiology of Candida resistance in two US metropolitan areas, 2008-2013: results from population-based surveillance. PLoS One 2015 Mar 30;10(3):e0120452

Cole MJ, Spiteri G, Jacobsson S, et al. Is the tide turning again for cephalosporin resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Europe? Results from the 2013 European surveillance. BMC Infect Dis 2015 Aug 11;15:321,015-1013-x

De Santis V, Gresoiu M, Corona A, et al. Bacteraemia incidence, causative organisms and resistance patterns, antibiotic strategies and outcomes in a single university hospital ICU: continuing improvement between 2000 and 2013. J Antimicrob Chemother 2015 Jan;70(1):273-8

Doi Y, Paterson DL. Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2015 Feb;36(1):74-84

Drusano GL, Louie A, MacGowan A, et al. Suppression of emergence of resistance in pathogenic bacteria: Keeping our powder dry, part 1. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 Dec 28;60(3):1183-93

Drusano GL, Hope W, MacGowan A, et al. Suppression of emergence of resistance in pathogenic bacteria: Keeping our powder dry, part 2. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 Dec 28;60(3):1194-201

Dryden M, Andrasevic AT, Bassetti M, et al. Managing skin and soft-tissue infection and nosocomial pneumonia caused by MRSA: a 2014 follow-up survey. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2015 Apr 24;45 Suppl 1:S1-14

Fanella S, Embree J. Pediatric Staphylococcus aureus Infections: impact of methicillin resistance at a Canadian center. South Med J 2015 May;108(5):254-7

Ferjani S, Saidani M, Amine FS, et al. A comparative study of antimicrobial resistance rates and phylogenetic groups of community-acquired versus hospital-acquired invasive Escherichia coli. Med Mal Infect 2015 Apr;45(4):133-8

Ferri M, Ranucci E, Romagnoli P, et al. Antimicrobial resistance: a global emerging threat to public health systems. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 2015 Oct 13:0

Fridkin SK, Cleveland AA, See I, et al. Emerging Infections Program as surveillance for antimicrobial drug resistance. Emerg Infect Dis 2015 Sep;21(9):1578-81

Garner MJ, Carson C, Lingohr EJ, et al. An assessment of antimicrobial resistant disease threats in Canada. PLoS One 2015 Apr 23;10(4):e0125155

Gentry CA, Williams RJ 2nd. Trends in susceptibility rates and extended-spectrum beta-lactamase production of Klebsiella pneumoniae in bloodstream infections across the United States Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Microb Drug Resist 2015 Dec;21(6):590-9

George CE, Norman G, Ramana GV, et al. Treatment of uncomplicated symptomatic urinary tract infections: resistance patterns and misuse of antibiotics. J Family Med Prim Care 2015 Jul-Sep;4(3):416-21

Gharbi M, Moore LS, Gilchrist M, et al. Forecasting carbapenem resistance from antimicrobial consumption surveillance: lessons learnt from an OXA-48-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae outbreak in a West London renal unit. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2015 Aug;46(2):150-6

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Bianco A, Cautela V, Napolitano F, et al. Appropriateness of antibiotic prescription for prophylactic purposes among Italian dental practitioners: results from a cross-sectional study. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online May 8)

Buonavoglia A, Leone P, Solinmando AG, et al. Antibiotics or no antibiotics, that is the question: an update on efficient and effective use of antibiotics in dental practice. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online May 9)

Carrara E, Savoldi A, Piddock LJV, et al. Clinical management of severe infections caused by carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria: a worldwide cross-sectional survey addressing the use of antibiotic combinations. Clin Microbiol Infect 2021 (published online May 8)

Lapi F, Marconi E, Pecchioli S, et al. Reduced effectiveness among β-lactam antibiotics: a population-based cohort study in primary care in Italy. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online May 8)

Lindsø Andersen P, Jemec GB, Pedersen OB, et al. An increase in use of antifungals for superficial infections in Denmark during 1997-2018. APMIS 2021 Jan;129(1):32-4

Meurant A, Guérin F, Le Hello S, et al. Cefepime use: a need for antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Dis Now 2021 (published online Jan 18)

Natali KM, Nerenberg SF. Evaluating empiric therapy for acute uncomplicated cystitis in the outpatient setting: a retrospective cohort study. J Emerg Nurs 2021 (published online Apr 27)

Ogoina D, Iliyasu G, Kwaghe V, et al. Predictors of antibiotic prescriptions: a knowledge, attitude and practice survey among physicians in tertiary hospitals in Nigeria. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Apr 30)

Pwint KH, Min KS, Tao W, et al. Decreasing trends in antibiotic consumption in public hospitals from 2014 to 2017 following the decentralization of drug procurement in Myanmar. Trop Med Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 20)

Shen X, Shen J, Pan Y, et al. Clinical diagnosis and treatment of common respiratory tract infections in relation to microbiological profiles in rural health facilities in China: implications for antibiotic stewardship. BMC Fam Pract 2021 (published online May 6)

Skosana PP, Schellack N, Godman B, et al. A point prevalence survey of antimicrobial utilisation patterns and quality indices amongst hospitals in South Africa; findings and implications. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2021 (published online May 2)

Tomas A, Pavlović N, Stilinović N, et al. Increase and change in the pattern of antibiotic use in Serbia (2010-2019). Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 7)

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Agossa K, Sy K, Mainville T, et al. Antibiotic use in periodontal therapy among French dentists and factors which influence prescribing practices. Antibiotics 2021 (published online Mar 15)

Amponsah OKO, Buabeng KO, Owusu-Ofori A, et al. Point prevalence survey of antibiotic consumption across three hospitals in Ghana. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Feb 8)

Andersson NW, Olsen RH, Andersen JT, et al. Association between use of macrolides in pregnancy and risk of major birth defects: nationwide, register based cohort study. BMJ 2021 (published online Feb 10)

Baraka MA, Hussain AlLehaibi L, Nasser AlSuwaidan H, et al. Patterns of infections and antimicrobial drugs' prescribing among pregnant women in Saudi Arabia: a cross sectional study. J Pharm Policy Pract 2021 (published online Jan 14)

Belachew SA, Hall L, Selvey LA. Non-prescription dispensing of antibiotic agents among community drug retail outlets in sub-Saharan African countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 14)

Bhushan D, Shukla R, Roy R. Antibiotic audit in medicine intensive care unit of tertiary care centre: a must do exercise. Indian J Med Microbiol 2021 (published online Apr 7)

Bianco A, Cautela V, Napolitano F, et al. Appropriateness of antibiotic prescription for prophylactic purposes among Italian dental practitioners: results from a cross-sectional study. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online May 8)

Bianco A, Licata F, Trovato A, et al. Antibiotics dispensing practice in community pharmacies: results of a cross sectional study in Italy. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Mar 29)

Bogelund Hansen M, Bonde Thorsted A, Ivarsson S, et al. Antibiotic use in pre-school children and the correlation with adult educational levels in two Nordic counties: a replication of a 20-year-old study. Infect Dis (Lond) 2021 (published online Feb 12)

Bortone B, Jackson C, Hsia Y, et al. High global consumption of potentially inappropriate fixed dose combination antibiotics: analysis of data from 75 countries. PLoS One 2021 (published online Jan 20)

Buehrle DJ, Wagener MM, Clancy CJ. Outpatient fluoroquinolone prescription fills in the United States, 2014-2020: assessing the impact of Food and Drug Administration safety warnings. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Apr 19)

Buonavoglia A, Leone P, Solinmando AG, et al. Antibiotics or no antibiotics, that is the question: an update on efficient and effective use of antibiotics in dental practice. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online May 9)

Caniff KE, Young LR, Truong S, et al. Postextraction infection and antibiotic prescribing among veterans receiving dental extractions. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2021 (published online Mar 2)

Carlsen DB, Durkin MJ, Gibson G, et al. Concordance of antibiotic prescribing with the American Dental Association acute oral infection guidelines within Veterans’ Affairs (VA) dentistry. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2021 (published online Mar 2)

Carrara E, Savoldi A, Piddock LJV, et al. Clinical management of severe infections caused by carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria: a worldwide cross-sectional survey addressing the use of antibiotic combinations. Clin Microbiol Infect 2021 (published online May 8)

Ceniceros AG, Shridhar N, Fazzari M, et al. Low use of outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy for drug use-associated infective endocarditis in an urban hospital system. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 18)

Cheysson F, Brun-Buisson C, Opatowski L, et al. Outpatient antibiotic use attributable to viral acute lower respiratory tract infections during the cold season in France, 2010-2017. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online Apr 20)

Clark AW, Durkin MJ, Olsen MA, et al. Rural–urban differences in antibiotic prescribing for uncomplicated urinary tract infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2021 (published online Feb 24)

Cosgrove SE, Klein E. Reassessing the link between healthcare access and outpatient antibiotic prescribing. J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 24)

de Jong J, Speare T, Chiong F, et al. Evaluating antimicrobial prescribing practice in Australian remote primary healthcare clinics. Infect Dis Health 2021 (published online Mar 17)

Do NTT, Vu HTL, Nguyen CTK, et al. Community-based antibiotic access and use in six low-income and middle-income countries: a mixed-method approach. Lancet Glob Health 2021 (published online Mar 10)

Eljaaly K, Bidell MR, Gandhi RG, et al. Colistin nephrotoxicity: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 21)

Eticha EM, Gemechu WD. Adherence to guidelines for assessment and empiric antibiotics recommendations for community-acquired pneumonia at Ambo University Referral Hospital: prospective observational study. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 25;14:467-73

Ferguson RA, Herigon JC, Lee BR, et al. Variability in ceftriaxone dosing across 32 US acute care children’s hospitals. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2021 (published online Feb 2)

Fifer H, Livermore DM, Uthayakumaran T, et al. What’s left in the cupboard? Older antimicrobials for treating gonorrhoea. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Jan 20)

Fulgenzio C, Massari M, Traversa G, et al. Impact of prior antibiotic use in primary care on Escherichia coli resistance to third generation cephalosporins: a case-control study. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 16)

Gaber CE, Kinlaw AC, Edwards JK, et al. Comparative effectiveness and harms of antibiotics for outpatient diverticulitis : two nationwide cohort studies. Ann Intern Med 2021 (published online Feb 23)

Gao JT, Du J, Wu GH, et al. Bedaquiline-containing regimens in patients with pulmonary multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in China: focus on the safety. Infect Dis Poverty 2021 (published online Mar 19)

Gashaw T, Sisay M, Tesfa T, et al. Amoxicillin utilization pattern at governmental hospitals in eastern Ethiopia. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Jan 20;14:193-203

Getanda P, Bojang A, Camara B, et al. Short-term increase in the carriage of azithromycin-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in mothers and their newborns following intra-partum azithromycin: a post hoc analysis of a double-blind randomized trial. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Jan 27)

Gilligan CJ, Cohen SP, Fischetti VA, et al. Chronic low back pain, bacterial infection and treatment with antibiotics. Spine J 2021 (published online Feb 18)

Goh GS, Parvizi J. Think twice before prescribing antibiotics for that swollen knee: the influence of antibiotics on the diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Jan 26)

Hassan MZ, Monjur MR, Al Jubayer Biswas MA, et al. Antibiotic use for acute respiratory infections among under-5 children in Bangladesh: a population-based survey. BMJ Global Health 2021 (published online Apr 26)

Hillock NT, Connor E, Wilson C, et al. Comparative analysis of Australian hospital antimicrobial utilization, using the WHO AWaRe classification system and the adapted Australian Priority Antimicrobial List (PAL). JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Feb 27)

Hsueh SC, Chao CM, Wang CY, et al. Clinical efficacy and safety of cefiderocol in the treatment of acute bacterial infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Feb 15)

Huang Z, Weng Y, Ang H, et al. Determinants of antibiotic over-prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in an emergency department with good primary care access: a quantitative analysis. J Hosp Infect 2021 (published online Apr 20)

Hwang H, Kang H, Kwon YS, et al. Outcomes of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treated with bedaquiline or delamanid. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 10)

Kenyon C, Manoharan-Basil SS, Van Dijck C. Is there a resistance threshold for macrolide consumption? Positive evidence from an ecological analysis of resistance data from Streptococcus pneumoniae, Treponema pallidum, and Mycoplasma genitalium. Microb Drug Resist 2021 (published online Feb 16)

Kern WV, Kostev K. Prevalence of and factors associated with antibiotic prescriptions in patients with acute lower and upper respiratory tract infections—a case-control study. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 16)

Khoshnood S, Goudarzi M, Taki E, et al. Bedaquiline: current status and future perspectives. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 Jun;25:48-59

Kissler SM, Klevens RM, Barnett ML, et al. Childhood respiratory outpatient visits correlate with socioeconomic status and drive geographic patterns in antibiotic prescribing. J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 27)

Kleinert E, Hillermann N, Jablonka A, et al. Prescription of antibiotics in the medical care of newly arrived refugees and migrants. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2021 (published online Apr 22)

Koebnick C, Sidell MA, Getahun D, et al. Intrapartum antibiotic exposure and body mass index in children. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 25)

Kofi Ackah J, Neal L, Marshall NR, et al. Antimicrobial prophylaxis in adult cardiac surgery in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. J Infect Prev 2021 Mar;22(2):83-90

Koh HP, Khan RA, Tay SL, et al. Appropriateness of antimicrobial prescribing in the high-burden emergency department of a tertiary hospital in Malaysia. Int J Clin Pharm 2021 (published online Mar 7)

Koizumi R, Kusama Y, Muraki Y, et al. Effect of population inflow and outflow between rural and urban areas on regional antimicrobial use surveillance. PLoS One 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Langford BJ, Brown KA, Diong C, et al. The benefits and harms of antibiotic prophylaxis for urinary tract infection in older adults. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 17)

Langford BJ, Chen C, Daneman N, et al. Concordance between high antibiotic prescribing and high opioid prescribing among primary care physicians: a cross-sectional study. CMAJ Open 2021 (published online Mar 8)

Langner JL, Chiang KF, Stafford RS. Current prescribing practices and guideline concordance for the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in women. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2021 (published online Apr 9)

Lapi F, Marconi E, Pecchioli S, et al. Reduced effectiveness among β-lactam antibiotics: a population-based cohort study in primary care in Italy. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online May 8)

Limato R, Nelwan EJ, Mudia M, et al. A multicentre point prevalence survey of patterns and quality of antibiotic prescribing in Indonesian hospitals. JAC Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online Apr 26)

Lindsø Andersen P, Jemec GB, Pedersen OB, et al. An increase in use of antifungals for superficial infections in Denmark during 1997-2018. APMIS 2021 Jan;129(1):32-4

Lin L, Harbarth S, Hargreaves J, et al. Large-scale survey of parental antibiotic use for paediatric upper respiratory tract infections in China: implications for stewardship programmes and national policy. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online Feb 12)

Magill SS, O'Leary E, Ray SM, et al. Assessment of the appropriateness of antimicrobial use in US hospitals. JAMA Netw Open 2021 (published online Mar 18)

Malani P, Solway E, Kirch M, et al. Use and perceptions of antibiotics among US adults aged 50–80 years. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2021 (published online Feb 5)

Malik UR, Chang J, Hashmi F, et al. A simulated client exploration of nonprescription dispensing of antibiotics at drugstores for pediatric acute diarrhea and upper respiratory infection in Lahore, Pakistan. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Mar 22;14:1129-40

Melaku T, Gashaw M, Chelkeba L, et al. Evaluation of adult outpatient antibiotics use at Jimma Medical Center (with defined daily doses for usage metrics). Infect Drug Resist 2021 Apr 28;14:1649-58

Melo JS, Aragie S, Chernet A, et al. Targeted antibiotics for trachoma: a cluster-randomized trial. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 1)

Meurant A, Guérin F, Le Hello S, et al. Cefepime use: a need for antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Dis Now 2021 (published online Jan 18)

Migliara G, Baccolini V, Isonne C, et al. Prior antibiotic therapy and the onset of healthcare-associated infections sustained by multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in intensive care unit patients: a nested case–control study. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Mar 15)

Musher DM. Macrolides as empiric therapy for outpatients with pneumonia. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 10)

Mwita JC, Ogunleye O, Olalekan A, et al. Key issues surrounding appropriate antibiotic use for prevention of surgical site infections in low- and middle-income countries: a narrative review and the implications. Infect Drug Resist 2021 Feb 18;14:515-30

Nabovati E, TaherZadeh Z, Eslami S, et al. Antibiotic prescribing in inpatient and outpatient settings in Iran: a systematic review and meta-analysis study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 14)

Natali KM, Nerenberg SF. Evaluating empiric therapy for acute uncomplicated cystitis in the outpatient setting: a retrospective cohort study. J Emerg Nurs 2021 (published online Apr 27)

Newton ER, Akerman AW, Strassle PD, et al. Association of fluoroquinolone use with short-term risk of development of aortic aneurysm. JAMA Surg 2021 (published online Jan 6)

Nguyen-Hoang N, Thi Huong Bui Q. Assessing the appropriateness of antimicrobial therapy in patients with sepsis at a Vietnamese national hospital. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Apr 17)

Nguyen LH, Guo CG, Ma W, et al. Recent, mid-, and late-adulthood antibiotic use are associated with subsequent risk of diverticulitis. Gastroenterol 2021 (published online Jan 20)

Ogoina D, Iliyasu G, Kwaghe V, et al. Predictors of antibiotic prescriptions: a knowledge, attitude and practice survey among physicians in tertiary hospitals in Nigeria. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Apr 30)

Olwi RI, Olwi DI. Trends in the use of antibiotics for pharyngitis in Saudi Arabia. J Infect Dev Ctries 2021 (published online Mar 31)

Panditrao AM, Shafiq N, Chatterjee S, et al. A multicentre point prevalence survey (PPS) of antimicrobial use amongst admitted patients in tertiary care centres in India. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Jan 11)

Park SC, Gillis-Crouch GR, Cox HL, et al. Consecutive antibiotic shortages highlight discrepancies between microbiology and prescribing practices for intra-abdominal infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 (published online Feb 16)

Patel S, Jhass A, Slee A, et al. Variation in approaches to antimicrobial use surveillance in high-income secondary care settings: a systematic review. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Apr 24)

Pauwels I, Versporten A, Drapier N, et al. Hospital antibiotic prescribing patterns in adult patients according to the WHO Access, Watch and Reserve classification (AWaRe): results from a worldwide point prevalence survey in 69 countries. J Antimicrob Chemother 2021 (published online Apr 5)

Phiri MD, Cairns M, Zongo I, et al. The duration of protection from azithromycin against malaria, acute respiratory, gastro-intestinal and skin infections when given alongside seasonal malaria chemoprevention: secondary analyses of data from a clinical trial in Houndé, Burkina Faso and Bougouni, Mali. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 8)

Pwint KH, Min KS, Tao W, et al. Decreasing trends in antibiotic consumption in public hospitals from 2014 to 2017 following the decentralization of drug procurement in Myanmar. Trop Med Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 20)

Qu J, Feng C, Li H, et al. Antibiotic strategies and clinical outcomes for patients with carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bloodstream infection. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2021 (published online Jan 20)

Ray KN, Martin JM, Wolfson D, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory tract infections during telemedicine within a pediatric primary care network. Acad Pediatr 2021 (published online Mar 16)

Rodgers LR, Streeter AJ, Lin N, et al. Impact of influenza vaccination on amoxicillin prescriptions in older adults: a retrospective cohort study using primary care data. PLoS One 2021 (published online Jan 29)

Romero Viamonte K, Salvent Tames A, Sepulveda Correa R, et al. Compliance with antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines in caesarean delivery: a retrospective, drug utilization study (indication-prescription type) at an Ecuadorian hospital. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Jan 12)

Salgado-Peralvo AO, Kewalramani N, Peña-Cardelles JF, et al. Preventive antibiotic prescribing habits among professionals dedicated to oral implantology: an observational study. Antibiotics 2021 (published online Mar 14)

Salzo A, Ripabelli G, Sammarco ML, et al. Healthcare-associated infections and antibiotics consumption: a comparison of point prevalence studies and intervention strategies. Hosp Top 2021 (published online Apr 1)

Same RG, Hsu AJ, Cosgrove SE, et al. Antibiotic-associated adverse events in hospitalized children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2021 (published online Jan 16)

Sarker R, Kahn MSI, Tareq MA, et al. Antibiotic use among children under 5 years of age in a tertiary care hospital, Bangladesh. SN Compr Clin Med 2021 (published online Feb 27)

Schachner LA, Lynde CW, Kircik LW, et al. Treatment of impetigo and antimicrobial resistance. J Drugs Dermatol 2021 Apr 1;20(4):366-72

Schroeder AM, Lewis SS, Sahmoun AE, et al. Antibiotic utilization for adult acute respiratory tract infections in United States Emergency Departments. Am J Emerg Med 2021 (published online Mar 10)

Sharaf N, Fakhri Al-Jayyousi G, Radwan E, et al. Barriers of appropriate antibiotic prescription at PHCC in Qatar: perspective of physicians and pharmacists. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Mar 19)

Shen X, Shen J, Pan Y, et al. Clinical diagnosis and treatment of common respiratory tract infections in relation to microbiological profiles in rural health facilities in China: implications for antibiotic stewardship. BMC Fam Pract 2021 (published online May 6)

Skosana PP, Schellack N, Godman B, et al. A point prevalence survey of antimicrobial utilisation patterns and quality indices amongst hospitals in South Africa; findings and implications. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2021 (published online May 2)

Smith CM, Shallcross LJ, Dutey-Magni P, et al. Incidence, healthcare-seeking behaviours, antibiotic use and natural history of common infection syndromes in England: results from the Bug Watch community cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 22)

Šuljagić V, Bajčetić M, Mioljević V, et al. A nationwide assessment of the burden of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use among surgical patients: results from Serbian point prevalence survey, 2017. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 (published online Mar 6)

Šutej I, Lepur D, Božić D, et al. Medication prescribing practices in Croatian dental offices and their contribution to national consumption. Int Dent J 2021 (published online Feb 26)

Swe MMM, Ashley EA, Althaus T, et al. Inter-prescriber variability in the decision to prescribe antibiotics to febrile patients attending primary care in Myanmar. JAC–Antimicrobial Resistance 2021 (published online Jan 19)

Tarrant C, Colman AM, Jenkins DR, et al. Drivers of broad-spectrum antibiotic overuse across diverse hospital contexts—a qualitative study of prescribers in the UK, Sri Lanka and South Africa. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Jan 19)

Tedijanto C, Nevers M, Samore MH, et al. Antibiotic use and presumptive pathogens in the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 23)

Thompson W, Teoh L, Hubbard CC, et al. Patterns of dental antibiotic prescribing in 2017: Australia, England, United States, and British Columbia (Canada). Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2021 (published online Apr 5)

Tomas A, Pavlović N, Stilinović N, et al. Increase and change in the pattern of antibiotic use in Serbia (2010-2019). Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 7)

Tran PT, Antonelli PJ, Hincapie-Castillo JM, et al. Association of US Food and Drug Administration removal of indications for use of oral quinolones with prescribing trends. JAMA Intern Med 2021 (published online Apr 19)

U-din Babar Z, Dodani S, Nasim A. Treatment outcome and adverse effects of colistin in adult patients with carbapenem resistant gram-negative bacteremia from Pakistan. Int J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 8)

Uzan-Yulzari A, Turta O, Belogolovski A, et al. Neonatal antibiotic exposure impairs child growth during the first six years of life by perturbing intestinal microbial colonization. Nat Commun 2021 (published online Jan 26)

van Mun LAM, Bosman SJE, de Vocht J, et al. Barriers and facilitators in perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis: a mixed-methods study in a small island setting. Antibiotics (Basel) 2021 (published online Apr 19)

Wade T, Heneghan C, Roberts N, et al. Healthcare-associated infections and the prescribing of antibiotics in hospitalized patients of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) States: a mixed-methods systematic review. J Hosp Infect 2021 (published online Jan 29)

Walsh LJ, Ford PJ, McGuire T, et al. Trends in Australian dental prescribing of antibiotics: 2005-2016. Aust Dent J 2021 (published online Apr 23)

Wormser GP, Warshafsky S, Visintainer P. Post-exposure prophylaxis with single-dose doxycycline is effective for prevention of Lyme disease in both the United States and Europe and is also effective for prevention of syphilis and tick-borne relapsing fever. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 4)

Xue F, Xu B, Shen A, et al. Antibiotic prescriptions for children younger than 5 years with acute upper respiratory infections in China: a retrospective nationwide claims database study. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 12)

Yusef D, Hayajneh WA, Bond SE, et al. Analysis of hospital antimicrobial consumption to identify targets for antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2021 (published online Apr 12)

Zhang HL, Bodinayake C, Wijayaratne GB, et al. Point-prevalence survey of outpatient antibiotic prescription at a tertiary medical center in Sri Lanka: opportunities to improve prescribing practices for respiratory illnesses. BMC Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 21)

Zhang W, Meng H, Mao C, et al. Utilization of neurosurgical perioperative antimicrobial prophylaxis in a Chinese teaching hospital. Int J Clin Pharm 2021 (published online Feb 8)

Zhao H, Wei L, Li H, et al. Appropriateness of antibiotic prescriptions in ambulatory care in China: a nationwide descriptive database study. Lancet Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jan 27)

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Ababneh M, Jaber M, Rababa'h A, et al. Prevalence of antimicrobial use in a tertiary academic hospital: a venue for antimicrobial stewardship programs. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 (published online Dec 12)

Abola MV, Lin CC, Lin LJ, et al. Postoperative prophylactic antibiotics in spine surgery: a propensity-matched analysis. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2020 (published online Dec 15)

Abraham SB, Abdulla N, Himratul-Aznita WH, et al. Antibiotic prescribing practices of dentists for endodontic infections; a cross-sectional study. PLoS One 2020 (published online Dec 30)

Abubakar U. Antibiotic use among hospitalized patients in northern Nigeria: a multicenter point-prevalence survey. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Abu Hammour K, Al-Heyari E, Allan A, et al. Antimicrobial consumption and resistance in a tertiary care hospital in Jordan: results of an internet-based global point prevalence survey. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Sep 13)

Adekanmbi V, Jones H, Farewell D, et al. Antibiotic use and deprivation: an analysis of Welsh primary care antibiotic prescribing data by socioeconomic status. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online May 25)

Afriyie DK, Sefah IA, Sneddon J, et al. Antimicrobial point prevalence surveys in two Ghanaian hospitals: opportunities for antimicrobial stewardship. JAC-Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Aghdassi SJS, Gastmeier P, Behnke M, et al. Redundant anaerobic antimicrobial prescriptions in German acute care hospitals: data from a national point prevalence survey. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online May 28)

Al-Hadithi D, Al-Zakwani I, Balkhair A, et al. Evaluation of appropriateness of meropenem prescribing at a tertiary care hospital: a retrospective study in Oman. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 24)

Alkadhimi A, Dawood OT, Hassali MA. Dispensing of antibiotics in community pharmacy in Iraq: a qualitative study. Pharm Pract (Granada) 2020 (published online Dec 12)

Allwell-Brown G, Hussain-Alkhateeb L, Kitutu FE, et al. Trends in reported antibiotic use among children under 5 years of age with fever, diarrhoea, or cough with fast or difficult breathing across low-income and middle-income countries in 2005–17: a systematic analysis of 132 national surveys from 73 countries. Lancet Glob Health 2020 Jun 1;8(6):E799-807

Alothman A, Al Thaqafi A, Al Ansary A, et al. Prevalence of infections and antimicrobial use in the acute-care hospital setting in the Middle East: results from the first point-prevalence survey in the region. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Oct 5)

Alsaleh NA, Al-Omar HA, Mayet AY, et al. Evaluating the appropriateness of carbapenem and piperacillin-tazobactam prescribing in a tertiary care hospital in Saudi Arabia. Saudi Pharm J 2020 Nov;28(11):1492-8

AlSarhan MA. Knowledge and prescription habits toward preoperative antibiotics in implant dentistry: a survey analysis in a subset of dentists in Saudi Arabia. J Contemp Dent Pract 2020 May 1;21(5):568-74

Alsowaida YS, Almulhim AS, Oh M, et al. Sensorineural hearing loss with macrolide antibiotics exposure: a meta‐analysis of the association. Int J Pharm Pract 2020 (published online Sep 1)

Al-Tawfiq JA, Al-Homoud AH. Pattern of systemic antibiotic use among hospitalized patients in a general hospital in Saudi Arabia. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Alzahrani AAH, Alzahrani MSA, Aldannish BH, et al. Inappropriate dental antibiotic prescriptions: potential driver of the antimicrobial resistance in Albaha Region, Saudi Arabia. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Mar 4;13:175-82

Amaha ND, Weldemariam DG, Berhe YH. Antibiotic consumption study in two hospitals in Asmara from 2014 to 2018 using WHO’s defined daily dose (DDD) methodology. PLoS One 2020 (published online Jul 2)

Anderson R, Rhodes A, Cranswick N, et al. A nationwide parent survey of antibiotic use in Australian children. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Andrews S, Beaudoin A, Rothenberger M, et al. Resident physician prescribing variability demonstrates need for antimicrobial stewardship in continuity clinic: a pilot study. J Grad Med Educ 2020 (published online Jul 24)

Antonioli P, Bolognesi N, Valpiani G, et al. A 2-year point-prevalence surveillance of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use in Ferrara University Hospital, Italy. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 23)

Appaneal HJ, Caffrey AR, Lopes VV, et al. Frequency and predictors of suboptimal prescribing among a cohort of older male residents with urinary tract infection. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 26)

Arnolda G, Hibbert P, Ting HP, et al. Assessing the appropriateness of paediatric antibiotic overuse in Australian children: a population-based sample survey. BMC Pediatr 2020 (published online Apr 24)

Arulkumaran N, Routledge M, Schlebusch S, et al. Antimicrobial-associated harm in critical care: a narrative review. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Aryee A, Rockenschaub P, Gill MJ, et al. The relationship between clinical outcomes and empirical antibiotic therapy in patients with community-onset gram-negative bloodstream infections: a cohort study from a large teaching hospital. Epidemiol Infect 2020 (published online Sep 11)

Aversa Z, Atkinson EJ, Schafer MJ, et al. Association of infant antibiotic exposure with childhood health outcomes. Mayo Clin Proc 2020 (published online Nov 15)

Barchitta M, Maugeri A, La Rosa MC, et al. Three-year trends of healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic use in acute care hospitals: findings from 2016-2018 point prevalence surveys in Sicily, Italy. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Dec 22)

Baxter M, Denny KJ, Keijzers G. Antibiotic prescribing in patients who presented to the emergency department with dog bites: a descriptive review of current practice. Emerg Med Australas 2020 (published online Jan 20)

Beardsley J, Vestal M, Rosario N, et al. Accuracy of and prescriber perceptions related to documenting antibiotic indications during order entry at an academic medical center. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2020 (published online Jan 7)

Bekele NA, Hirbu JT. Drug therapy problems and predictors among patients admitted to medical wards of Dilla University Referral Hospital, south Ethiopia: a case of antimicrobials. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jun 12;13:1743-50

Bento Talizin T, Dantas de Maio Carrilho CM, Magalhaes Carvalho Grion C, et al. Polymyxin for treatment of ventilator-associated pneumonia in a setting of high carbapenem resistance. PLoS One 2020 (published online Aug 19)

Bidell MR, Pai MP, Lodise TP. Use of oral tetracyclines in the treatment of adult patients with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia: a literature review on the often-overlooked antibiotic class. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Dec 14)

Biswas D, Hossin R, Rahman M, et al. An ethnographic exploration of diarrheal disease management in public hospitals in Bangladesh: from problems to solutions. Soc Sci Med 2020 (published online Jul 10)

Bloch EM, Coles CL, Kasubi M, et al. Biannual treatment of preschool children with single dose azithromycin to reduce mortality: impact on azithromycin resistance in the MORDOR trial in Tanzania. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Bloomfield MG, Wilson AD, Studd RC, et al. Highly effective prophylaxis with ertapenem for transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy: effects on overall antibiotic use and inpatient hospital exposure. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Aug 27)

Boiko O, Burgess C, Fox R, et al. Risks of use and non-use of antibiotics in primary care: qualitative study of prescribers' views. BMJ Open 2020 (published online Oct 19)

Boiko O, Gulliford MC, Burgess C, et al. Revisiting patient expectations and experiences of antibiotics in an era of antimicrobial resistance: qualitative study. Health Expect 2020 (published online Jul 14)

Bonaldo G, Bianchi S, Ancona D, et al. The prescription of antimicrobials by general practitioners: the differences between north and south Italian provinces. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 (published online Jan 8)

Boone K, Morris SK, Doshi S, et al. Antimicrobial prescribing during infant hospital admissions in a birth cohort in Dhaka, Bangladesh. J Trop Pediatr 2020 (published online Nov 22)

Borek AJ, Anthierens S, Allison R, et al. How did a Quality Premium financial incentive influence antibiotic prescribing in primary care? Views of clinical commissioning group and general practice professionals. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Jun 23)

Borges Pereira L, Silva Feliciano C, Silva Siquera D, et al. Surgical antibiotic prophylaxis: is the clinical practice based on evidence? Einstein (Sao Paolo) 2020 (published online Nov 20)

Boszczowski I, Chiaravalloti Neto F, Blangiardo M, et al. Total antibiotic use in a state-wide area and resistance patterns in Brazilian hospitals: an ecologic study. Braz J Infect Dis 2020 Nov-Dec;24(6):479-88 

Bratsman A, Mathias K, Laubscher R, et al. Outpatient fluoroquinolone prescribing patterns before and after US FDA boxed warning. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2020 (published online May 11)

Brink AJ, Richards G. Best practice: antibiotic decision-making in ICUs. Curr Opin Crit Care 2020 (published online Jul 27)

Buehrle DJ, Clancy CJ. We have a long way to go: outpatient antibiotic use in the United States and the need for improved stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 22)

Buetti N, Souweine B, Mermel L, et al. Concurrent systemic antibiotics at catheter insertion and intravascular catheter-related infection in the ICU: a post hoc analysis using individual data from five large RCTs. Clin Microbiol Infect 2020 (published online Nov 1)

Burns A, Goodlet KJ, Chapman A, et al. A case report of self-medication with over-the-counter fish antibiotic: implications for pharmacists. J Am Pharm Assoc 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Cambaco O, Alonso Menendez Y, Kinsman J, et al. Community knowledge and practices regarding antibiotic use in rural Mozambique: where is the starting point for prevention of antibiotic resistance? BMC Public Health 2020 (published online Jul 29)

Carey MR, Vaughn VM, Mann J, et al. Is non-steroidal anti-inflammatory therapy non-inferior to antibiotic therapy in uncomplicated urinary tract infections: a systematic review. J Gen Intern Med 2020 (published online Apr 8)

Cegielski JP, Chan PC, Lan Z, et al. Aminoglycosides and capreomycin in the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: individual patient data meta-analysis of 12 030 patients from 25 countries, 2009–2016. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Oct 30)

Chater A, Family H, Lim R, et al. Influences on antibiotic prescribing by non-medical prescribers for respiratory tract infections: a systematic review using the theoretical domains framework. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Aug 7)

Chaudhri K, Stocker SL, Williams KM, et al. Voriconazole: an audit of hospital-based dosing and monitoring and evaluation of the predictive performance of a dose-prediction software package. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Apr 11)

Chautrakarn S, Anugulruengkitt S, Puthanakit T, et al. Antimicrobial prescription patterns in a tertiary-care pediatric unit in Thailand. Pediatr Int 2020 (published online Jan 19)

Chelimo C, Camargo CA Jr, Morton SMB, et al. Association of repeated antibiotic exposure up to age 4 years with body mass at age 4.5 years. JAMA Netw Open 2020 (published online Jan 22)

Chen C, Gilpin N, Walsh L. Discrepancy in therapeutic and prophylactic antibiotic prescribing in general dentists and maxillofacial specialists in Australia. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Aug 7)

Chen J, Wang Y, Chen X, et al. Widespread illegal sales of antibiotics in Chinese pharmacies—a nationwide cross-sectional study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 15)

Chou J, Knight PH, Sawyer RG. Is the isolation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa associated with outcomes from intra-abdominal infection? No, but the receipt of an empiric anti-pseudomonal agent is. Surg Infect 2020 (published online Dec 10)

Cinnamon KA, Schultz LT, Sheehy AM, et al. Antibiotic utilization variability among training services at an academic medical center: an observational study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Dec 1)

Collins JM, Dennis EE, Green MW, et al. Patient self-prescription and antimicrobial stewardship: considerations for primary care. J Am Pharm Assoc 2020 (published online Apr 9)

Cooper L, Sneddon J, Afriye DK, et al. Supporting global antimicrobial stewardship: antibiotic prophylaxis for the prevention of surgical site infection in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs): a scoping review and meta-analysis. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Oct 5)

Cronberg O, Tyrstrup M, Ekblom K, et al. Diagnosis-linked antibiotic prescribing in Swedish primary care—a comparison between in-hours and out-of-hours. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 20)

Cross ELA, Jordan H, Godfrey R, et al. Route and duration of antibiotic therapy in acute cellulitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the effectiveness and harms of antibiotic treatment. J Infect 2020 (published online Jul 31)

Cummins J, McCarthy M, Esterman A, et al. Knowledge and compliance of dentists' and dental students' with respect to relevant guidelines for prescribing antibiotic prophylaxis for the prevention of infective endocarditis: a systematic review. J Evid Based Dent Pract 2020 Mar;20(1)

Cunningham W, Anderson L, Bowen AC, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship in remote primary healthcare across northern Australia. PeerJ 2020 (published online Jul 22)

Daley MF, Arnold Rehring SM, Glenn KA, et al. Improving antibiotic prescribing for pediatric urinary tract infections in outpatient settings. Pediatrics 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Damlin A, Sharma M, Marrone G, et al. Antibiotic prescribing among patients with severe infectious diseases in two private sector hospitals in central India—a time series analysis over 10 years. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online May 13)

Dantuluri KL, Bruce J, Edwards KM, et al. Rurality of residence and inappropriate antibiotic use for ARI among young Tennessee children. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Dec 8)

Dass A, Brown T, Mistry B, et al. Impact of outpatient prescribing of antibiotics for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on 30-day re-exacerbation rates. Am J Ther 2020 (published online Dec 29)

Dat VQ, Toan PK, van Doorn HR, et al. Purchase and use of antimicrobials in the hospital sector of Vietnam, a lower middle-income country with an emerging pharmaceuticals market. PLoS One 2020 (published online Oct 20)

Demirdag TB, Yayla BCC, Tezer H, et al. Antimicrobial surgical prophylaxis: still an issue in pediatrics. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Oct 9)

Demoz GT, Kasahun GG, Hagazy K, et al. Prescribing pattern of antibiotics using WHO prescribing indicators among inpatients in Ethiopia: a need for antibiotic stewardship program. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Aug 11;13:2783-94

Denholm R, van der Werf ET, Hay AD. Use of antibiotics and asthma medication for acute lower respiratory tract infections in people with and without asthma: retrospective cohort study. Respir Res 2020 (published online Jan 6)

DeRosa A, Wattengel BA, Carter MT, et al. An evaluation of antimicrobial prophylaxis for dental procedures at a Veterans Healthcare System; a role for senior care pharmacists? Sr Care Pharm 2020 (published online Dec 1)

Dierikx TH, Visser DH, Benninga MA, et al. The influence of prenatal and intrapartum antibiotics on intestinal microbiota colonisation in infants: a systematic review. J Infect 2020 (published online May 7)

Di Gennaro F, Marotta C, Amicone M, et al. Italian young doctors’ knowledge, attitude and practices on antibiotic use and resistance: a national cross-sectional survey. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Sep 21)

Divala TH, Fielding KL, Kandulu C, et al. Utility of broad-spectrum antibiotics for diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online May 18)

Dogan O, Yesilkaya A, Menekse S, et al. The effect of initial antifungal therapy on fatality among the patients with blood stream infections with different Candida species and resistance to antifungal agents: a multicenter observational study of the Turkish Fungal Infections Study Group. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Apr 24)

Dougherty B, Finley R, Marshall B, et al. An analysis of antibiotic prescribing practices for enteric bacterial infections within FoodNet Canada sentinel sites. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Jan 20)

Doyle M, Vodstrcil LA, Plummer EL, et al. Non-quinolone options for the treatment of Mycoplasma genitalium in the era of increased resistance. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 13)

Dropkin BM, Kaufman MR. Antibiotics and inflatable penile prosthesis insertion: a literature review. Sex Med Rev 2020 (published online Jul 3)

Dupuis C, Timsit JF. Antibiotics in the first hour: is there new evidence? Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 (published online Aug 17)

Eibs T, Koscalova A, Nair M, et al. Qualitative study of antibiotic prescription patterns and associated drivers in Sudan, Guinea-Bissau, Central African Republic and Democratic Republic of Congo. BMJ Open 2020 (published online Sep 24)

Eisenhardt A, Schneider K, Hirche H, et al. Diagnosis and empirical treatment of urinary tract infections in urologic outpatients. Urol Int 2020 (published online May 18)

Elbaz M, Zadka H, Weiss-Meilik A, et al. Effectiveness and safety of an institutional aminoglycoside-based regimen as empirical treatment of patients with pyelonephritis. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online May 25)

Ezure Y, Rico V, Paterson DL, et al. Efficacy and safety of carbapenems versus new antibiotics for treatment of adult patients with complicated urinary tract infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Oct 10)

Falcone M, Tiseo G, Nicastro M, et al. Cefiderocol as rescue therapy for Acinetobacter baumannii and other carbapenem-resistant gram-negative infections in ICU patients. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Sep 17)

Fan H, Gilbert R, O’Callaghan F, et al. Associations between macrolide antibiotics prescribing during pregnancy and adverse child outcomes in the UK: population based cohort study. BMJ 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Farmer ECW, Seaton RA. Recent innovations and new applications of outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 (published online Aug 17)

Fawaz S, Barton S, Whitney L, et al. Differential antibiotic dosing in critical care: survey on nurses’ knowledge, perceptions and experience. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Nov 10)

Fenta T, Engidawork E, Amogne W, et al. Evaluation of current practice of antimicrobial use and clinical outcome of patients with pneumonia at a tertiary care hospital in Ethiopia: a prospective observational study. PLoS One 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Ferguson DM, Ferrante AB, Orr HA, et al. Clinical practice guideline nonadherence and patient outcomes in pediatric appendicitis. J Surg Res 2020 (published online Aug 20)

Fernandez M, Givens Merkel K, Ortiz JD, et al. Oral narrow-spectrum antibiotics for the treatment of urinary tract infection in infants younger than 60 days. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2020 (published online Jul 13)

Fernandez-Urrusuno R, Meseguer Barrios CM, Anaya-Ordonez S, et al. Patients receiving a high burden of antibiotics in the community in Spain: a cross-sectional study. Pharmacol Res Perspect 2020 (published online Dec 19)

Fischer MA, Mahesri M, Lii J, et al. Non-infection-related and non-visit-based antibiotic prescribing is common among Medicaid patients. Health Aff (Millwood) 2020 Feb;39(2):280-8

Fitzpatrick T, Malcolm W, McMenamin J, et al. Community-based antibiotic prescribing attributable to respiratory syncytial virus and other common respiratory viruses in young children: a population-based time series study of Scottish children. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 9)

Fondevilla E, Grau S, Echeverria-Esnal D, et al. Antibiotic consumption trends among acute care hospitals in Catalonia (2008-2016): impact of different adjustments on the results. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 (published online Aug 21)

Fox C, Kim MJ, Kuo YH, et al. Validation of the best practice policy statement on urodynamic antibiotic prophylaxis for the high-risk patient in the era of antibiotic stewardship. Neurourol Urodyn 2020 (published online Aug 6)

Frenette C, Sperlea D, German GJ, et al. The 2017 global point prevalence survey of antimicrobial consumption and resistance in Canadian hospitals. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jul 11)

Friedman ND, Lim SM, James R, et al. Measuring antimicrobial prescribing quality in outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) services: development and evaluation of a dedicated national antimicrobial prescribing survey. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Aug 6)

Frost HM, Becker LF, Knepper BC, et al. Antibiotic prescribing patterns for acute otitis media for children 2 years and older. J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 25)

Fukazawa M Jr, Fukazawa M, Nanishi E, et al. Previous antibiotic use and the development of Kawasaki disease: a matched-pair case-control study. Pediatr Int 2020 (published online Apr 19)

Furi J, Widmer A, Bornand D, et al. The potential negative impact of antibiotic pack on antibiotic stewardship in primary care in Switzerland: a modelling study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online May 8)

Fusco NM, Islam S, Polischuk E, et al. Optimal antibiotics at hospital discharge for children with urinary tract infection. Hosp Pediatr 2020 (published online Apr 20)

Gagyor I, Strube-Plaschke S, Rentzsch K, et al. Management of urinary tract infections: what do doctors recommend and patients do? An observational study in German primary care. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 9)

Gandhi AR, Rao SR, Chen LH, et al. Prescribing patterns of antibiotics for the self-treatment of travelers’ diarrhea in Global TravEpiNet, 2009-2018. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 26)

Garcia-Vello P, Brobbey F, Gonzalez-Zorn B, et al. A cross-sectional study on antibiotic prescription in a teaching hospital in Ghana. Pan Afr Med J 2020 Jan 15;25

Gardiner SJ, Basevi AB, Hamilton NL, et al. Point prevalence surveys of antimicrobial use in adult inpatients at Canterbury District Health Board Hospitals. N Z Med J 2020 (published online Nov 20)

Giacobbe DR, Ciacco E, Girmenia C, et al. Evaluating cefiderocol in the treatment of multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacilli: a review of the emerging data. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Dec 29;13:4697-711

Ginting F, Sugianli AK, Barimbing M, et al. Appropriateness of diagnosis and antibiotic use in sepsis patients admitted to a tertiary hospital in Indonesia. Postgrad Med 2020 (published online Oct 19)

Glasgow KE. Lack of sexually transmitted infection treatment accuracy when relying on syndromic management in an urgent care setting. Sex Transm Dis 2020 Sep;47(9):625-7

Godwin W, Prada JM, Emerson P, et al. Trachoma prevalence after discontinuation of mass azithromycin distribution. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Goldstein E, Lipsitch M. The relation between prescribing of different antibiotics and rates of mortality with sepsis in US adults. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 22)

Gong Y, Jiang N, Chen Z, et al. Over-the-counter antibiotic sales in community and online pharmacies, China. Bull World Health Organ 2020 (published online Apr 21)

Goodman KE, Cosgrove SE, Pineles L, et al. Significant regional differences in antibiotic use across 576 U.S. hospitals and 11,701,326 million adult admissions, 2016-2017. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online May 18)

Goodman KE, Pineles L, Magder LS, et al. Electronically available patient claims data improve models for comparing antibiotic use across hospitals: results from 576 U.S. facilities. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 5)

Gourishankar A, Agbasi A, Kain C, et al. Antibiotic exposure in hospitalized pediatric patients in the United States: prevalence and length of stay. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2020 (published online Jun 25)

Graif A, Leung DA, McKenna G, et al. Evaluation of the effect of routine antibiotic administration after uterine artery embolization on infection rates. J Vasc Interv Radiol 2020 (published online Jul 15)

Grammatico-Guillon L, Jafarzadeh SR, Laurent E, et al. Gradual decline in outpatient antibiotic prescriptions in pediatrics: a data warehouse-based 11-year cohort study. Acta Paediatr 2020 (published online Jun 23)

Gravningen K, Field N, Salvesen Blix H, et al. Non-prescription purchase of antibiotics during travel abroad among a general adult population in Norway: findings from the seventh Tromsø Study. PLoS One 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Griffith HG, Dantuluri K, Thurm C, et al. Considerable variability in antibiotic use among US children’s hospitals in 2017–2018. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Mar 6)

Gross AE, Suda KJ, Zhou J, et al. Serious antibiotic-related adverse effects following unnecessary dental prophylaxis in the United States. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Nov 11)

Gulliford MC, Sun X, Anjuman T, et al. Comparison of antibiotic prescribing records in two UK primary care electronic health record systems: cohort study using CPRD GOLD and CPRD Aurum databases. BMJ Open 2020 (published online Jun 22)

Guilliford MC, Sun X, Charlton J, et al. Serious bacterial infections and antibiotic prescribing in primary care: cohort study using electronic health records in the UK. BMJ Open 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Haeusler GM, Thursky KA. Electronic health record data for antimicrobial prescribing. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Sep 8)

Hagedoorn NN, Borensztajn DM, Nijman R, et al. Variation in antibiotic prescription rates in febrile children presenting to emergency departments across Europe (MOFICHE): a multicentre observational study. PLoS Med 2020 (published online Aug 19)

Haldeman MS, Kishimbo P, Seddon M, et al. Evaluation of antimicrobial utilization and concordance with national guidelines at a tertiary hospital in the Southern Highlands Zone of Tanzania. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 Feb 5;102(2):370-6

Hansen MB, Arpi M, Hedin K, et al. Antibiotic-prescribing and antibiotic-resistance patterns among elderly citizens residing in two Nordic regions. Infect Dis (Lond) 2020 (published online Jan 10)

Hanson J, Nyein PP, Aung NM, et al. Time for pragmatic, prospective clinical trials to determine the role of empirical antibacterial therapy in critically ill adults hospitalised with malaria. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Oct 2)

Hao Y, Chen S, Chang H, et al. Temporal association between carbapenems usage and antimicrobial resistance in gram-negative bacteria at a tertiary hospital in Nanjing, China. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 (published online May 16)

Hart E, Snape S, Thomson R. Palliative outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy: a review of 5 years of patient data. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Aug 6)

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Hersh AL, King LM, Shapiro DJ, et al. Unnecessary antibiotic prescribing in US ambulatory care settings, 2010-2015. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 2)

Heudorf U, Berres M, Schmehl C, et al. Antibiotic consumption surveillance in rehabilitation facilities—a new task according to § 23 of the German Infection Protection Act. Data from rehabilitation facilities in the Rhine-Main area, 2016-2018. GMS Hyg Infect Control 2020 (published online Nov 27)

Hillock NT, Karnon J, Turnidge J, et al. Estimating the utilisation of unregistered antimicrobials in Australia. Infect Dis Health 2020 (published online Jan 5)

Holubar M, Meng L, Alegria W, et al. Bacteremia due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: an update on new therapeutic approaches. Infect Dis Clin 2020 (published online Sep 30)

Honda H, Murakami S, Tokuda Y, et al. Critical national shortage of cefazolin in Japan: management strategies. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 5)

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Slettli Wathne J, Skodvin B, Charani E, et al. Identifying targets for antibiotic stewardship interventions through analysis of the antibiotic prescribing process in hospitals—a multicentre observational cohort study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jul 21)

Snyder RL, King LM, Hersh AL, et al. Unnecessary antibiotic prescribing in pediatric ambulatory care visits for bronchitis and bronchiolitis in the United States, 2006–2015. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Oct 16)

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Spek M, Cals JWL, Oudhuis GJ, et al. Workload, diagnostic work-up and treatment of urinary tract infections in adults during out-of-hours primary care: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Fam Pract 2020 (published online Nov 10)

Spicer JO, Roberts RM, Hicks LA. Perceptions of the benefits and risks of antibiotics among adult patients and parents with high antibiotic utilization. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 9)

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Stokes SC, Theodorou CM, Brown EG. Additional prophylactic antibiotics do not decrease surgical site infection rates in pediatric patients with appendicitis and cholecystitis. J Pediatr Surg 2020 (published online Nov 19)

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Tefera GM, Feyisa BB, Taye GM, et al. The association between incorrect use of antibiotic prophylaxis and in-hospital surgical site infections—a prospective observational study. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Sep 7;13:3063-72

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Thornhill MH, Gibson TB, Durkin MJ, et al. Prescribing of antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent infective endocarditis. J Am Dent Assoc 2020 Nov 1;151(11):P835-45

Ticku S, Starr JR, Da Silva JD, et al. Prescribing patterns in a US dental school from 2010 to 2017. J Dent Educ 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Tillotson G, Lodise T, Classi P, et al. Antibiotic treatment failure and associated outcomes among adult patients with community-acquired pneumonia in the outpatient setting: a real-world U.S. insurance claims database study. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 26)

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Tribble AC, Lee BR, Flett KB, et al. Appropriateness of antibiotic prescribing in U.S. children’s hospitals: a national point prevalence survey. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 16)

Trinh NTH, Cohen R, Lemaitre M, et al. Community antibiotic prescribing for children in France from 2015 to 2017: a cross-sectional national study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online May 25)

Trivedi KK, Bartash R, Letourneau AR, et al. Opportunities to improve antibiotic appropriateness in U.S. ICUs: a multicenter evaluation. Crit Care Med 2020 (published online Apr 17)

Truitt KN, Brown T, Lee JY, et al. Appropriateness of antibiotic prescribing for acute sinusitis in primary care: a cross-sectional study. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 8)

Turi KN, Gebretsadik T, Ding T, et al. Dose, timing, and spectrum of prenatal antibiotic exposure and risk of childhood asthma. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 29)

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Vandael E, Latour K, Goossens H, et al. Point prevalence survey of antimicrobial use and healthcare-associated infections in Belgian acute care hospitals: results of the Global-PPS and ECDC-PPS 2017. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 13)

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Vaughn VM, Gandhi TN, Chopra V, et al. Antibiotic overuse after hospital discharge: a multi-hospital cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Sep 11)

Vaughn VM, Seelye SM, Wang XQ, et al. Inpatient and discharge fluoroquinolone prescribing in Veterans Affairs hospitals between 2014 and 2017. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 30)

Veillette JJ, Waters CD, Gelman SS, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for adult bacteriuria and pyuria in community hospital emergency departments. Am J Emerg Med 2020 (published online Dec 4)

Vicentini C, Quattrocolo F, D’Ambrosio A, et al. Point prevalence data on antimicrobial usage in Italian acute-care hospitals: evaluation and comparison of results from two national surveys (2011–2016). Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Vu TLH, Vu QD, Hoang BL, et al. Factors influencing choices of empirical antibiotic treatment for bacterial infections in a scenario-based survey in Vietnam. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Nov 10)

Wacharachaisurapol N, Jitrungruengnij N, Janewongwirot P, et al. High prescribing rates of third-generation cephalosporins in children hospitalised with acute lower respiratory infections at a university hospital. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 10)

Wagner JL, Rhodes NJ, Scheetz MH, et al. Opportunities for antibiotic stewardship among carbapenem-treated patients within 18 North American hospitals. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Apr 10)

Walsh TL, Taffe K, Sacca N, et al. Risk factors for unnecessary antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory tract infections in primary care. Mayo Clin Proc Innov Qual Outcomes 2020 Jan 13;4(1):31-9

Wang CN, Huttner BD, Magrini N, et al. Pediatric antibiotic prescribing in China according to the 2019 World Health Organization Access, Watch, and Reserve (AWaRe) antibiotic categories. J Pediatr 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Wang ME, Lee V, Greenhow TL, et al. Clinical response to discordant therapy in third-generation cephalosporin-resistant UTIs. Pediatrics 2020 (published online Jan 17)

Wang Y, Zhong H, Han X, et al. Impact of antibiotic prescription on the resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae at a tertiary hospital in China, 2012-2019. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Jun 26)

Warren DK, Nickel KB, Han JH, et al. Postdischarge antibiotic use for prophylaxis following spinal fusion. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online May 5)

Warren DK, Nickel KB, Hostler CJ, et al. Surgeon choice in the use of postdischarge antibiotics for prophylaxis following mastectomy with and without breast reconstruction. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Oct 12)

Wattengel BA, DiTursi S, Schroeck JL, et al. Outpatient antimicrobial stewardship: targets for urinary tract infections. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 16)

Wernroth M. Fall K, Svennblad B, et al. Early childhood antibiotic treatment for otitis media and other respiratory tract infections is associated with risk of type 1 diabetes: a nationwide register-based study with sibling analysis. Diabetes Care 2020 (published online Mar 4)

Wicky J, Menetre S, Charmillon A, et al. Assessment of antibiotic prescriptions in pediatric care units in a regional university hospital. Med Mal Infect 2020 (published online Apr 29)

Winders HR, Royer J, Younas M, et al. Temporal trends in ambulatory antibiotic prescription rates in South Carolina: impact of age, gender, and resident location. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Jun 5)

Winter JR, Charlton J, Ashworth M, et al. Peritonsillar abscess and antibiotic prescribing for respiratory infection in primary care: a population-based cohort study and decision-analytic model. Ann Fam Med 2020 Sep;18(5):390-6

Wushouer H, Zhou Y, Zhang X, et al. Secular trend analysis of antibiotic utilisation in China’s hospitals 2011–2018, a retrospective analysis of procurement data. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 15)

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Xu J, Wang X, Sun KS, et al. Parental self-medication with antibiotics for children promotes antibiotic over-prescribing in clinical settings in China. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Sep 7)

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Yang J, Luo L, Chen T, et al. Efficacy and safety of antibiotics for treatment of scrub typhus: a network meta-analysis. JAMA Netw Open 2020 (published online Aug 8)

Yarrington M, Moehring R, Anderson DJ, et al. Measuring empiric antibiotic spectrum patterns across space and time. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 Nov 2;41(S1):s2-4

Yeoh K, George C, Rajkhowa A, et al. Assessing patient understanding of their antimicrobial treatment: how are we doing and how might we improve? Infect Dis Health 2020 (published online Aug 10)

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Yoshida K, Kodama Y, Nagai T, et al. Clinico-statistical survey of oral antimicrobial prophylaxis and surgical site infection regarding ordinary tooth extraction and mandibular wisdom tooth extraction in the dental outpatient clinic. J Infect Chemother 2020 (published online Sep 17)

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Yu Z, Yu L, Zhu J. Patterns of polymyxin B use in eight major cities of China in its first year of use. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Zeng T, Chen D, Wu W, et al. Optimal perioperative antibiotic strategy for kidney stone patients treated with percutaneous nephrolithotomy. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 2)

Zeru T, Berihu H, Buruh G, et al. Parental knowledge and practice on antibiotic use for upper respiratory tract infections in children, in Aksum town health institutions, northern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. Pan Afr Med J 2020 Apr 29;35

Zhang J, Yu WQ, Chen W, et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis of the efficacy of appropriate empiric anti-enterococcal therapy for intra-abdominal infection. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2020 (published online Jun 1)

Zhao H, Bian J, Han X, et al. Outpatient antibiotic use associated with acute upper respiratory infections in China: a nationwide cross-sectional study. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Oct 9)

Zhao S, Perry MR, Kennedy S, et al. Risk factors for carbapenemase-producing organisms among inpatients in Scotland: a national matched case–control study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Dec 22)

Zhou Y, Acevedo Callejas ML, MacGeorge EL. Targeting perceptions of risk from injudicious antibiotic use: an application of the risk information seeking and processing model. J Health Commun 2020 (published online May 18)

Zhu Y, Bateman BT, Gray KJ, et al. Oral fluconazole use in the first trimester and risk of congenital malformations: population based cohort study. BMJ 2020 (published online May 20)

Zingg S, Nicoletti GJ, Kuster S, et al. Cefiderocol for extensively-drug resistant gram-negative bacterial infections: real-world experience from a case-series and review of the literature. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online May 21)

Zipursky A, Kuppermann N, Finkelstein Y, et al. International practice patterns of antibiotic therapy and laboratory testing in bronchiolitis. Pediatrics 2020 (published online Jul 13)

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Abbasian H, Hajimolaali M, Yektadoost A, et al. Antibiotic utilization in Iran 2000-2016: pattern analysis and benchmarking with organization for economic co-operation and development countries. J Res Pharm Pract 2019 Oct 16;8(3):162-7

Abduelkarem AR, Othman AM, Abuelkhair ZM, et al. Prevalence of self-medication with antibiotics among residents in United Arab Emirates. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Nov 7;12:3445-53

Abreo A, Wu P, Donovan BM, et al. Infant respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis and subsequent risk of pneumonia, otitis media, and antibiotic utilization. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 21)

Abuali M, Zivot A, Guerguis S, et al. Outpatient antibiotic prescribing patterns in pediatric academic and community practices. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online May 2)

Adrizain R, Setiabudi D, Chairulfatah A. The inappropriate use of antibiotics in hospitalized dengue virus-infected children with presumed concurrent bacterial infection in teaching and private hospitals in Bandung, Indonesia. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2019 (published online Jun 21)

Aghdassi SJS, Schwab F, Hansen S, et al. The quality of antimicrobial prescribing in acute care hospitals: results derived from a national point prevalence survey, Germany, 2016. Euro Surveill 2019 (published online Nov 14)

Agiro A, Sridhar G, Gordon A, et al. Antibiotic dispensing following pediatric visits in the US emergency departments and outpatient settings from 2006 to 2016. Pharmacol Res Perspect 2019 (published online Aug 27)

Aidasani B, Solankis M, Kheterpal S, et al. Antibiotics: their use and misuse in paediatric dentistry. A systematic review. Eur J Paediatr Dent 2019 Jun;20(2):133-8

Alanazi MQ, Salam M, Alqahtani FY, et al. An evaluation of antibiotics prescribing patterns in the emergency department of a tertiary care hospital in Saudi Arabia. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Oct 16;12:3241-7

Alemkere G, Tenna A, Engidawork E. Antibiotic use practice and predictors of hospital outcome among patients with systemic bacterial infection: Identifying targets for antibiotic and health care resource stewardship. PLoS One 2019 (published online Feb 22)

Alexandrova L, Haque F, Rodriguez P, et al. Identification of widespread antibiotic exposure in cholera patients correlates with clinically relevant microbiota changes. J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jun 13)

Algounaim M, Ostrow O, Timberlake K, et al. Antibiotic prescription practice for pediatric urinary tract infection in a tertiary center. Pediatr Emerg Care 2019 (published online Feb 28)

Alias AM, Shahruniza AS, Sulaiman H. Stewardship opportunities in the treatment of urinary tract infection using oral fosfomycin. Med J Malaysia 2019 Oct;74(5):456-8

Al-Qahtani SM, Baffoe-Bonnie H, El-Saed A, et al. Appropriateness of antimicrobial use among septic patients managed by the critical care response team: an opportunity for improvement through de-escalation. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Nov 21)

Al-Sayyed B, Le J, Al-Tabbaa MM, et al. Uncomplicated urinary tract infection in ambulatory primary care pediatrics: are we using antibiotics appropriately? J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther 2019 Jan-Feb;24(1):39-44

Alsubaie SS, Barry MA. Current status of long-term antibiotic prophylaxis for urinary tract infections in children: an antibiotic stewardship challenge. Kidney Res Clin Pract 2019 (published online Nov 19)

Al-Tawfiq JA, Momattin H, Hinedi K. Empiric antibiotic therapy in the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia in a general hospital in Saudi Arabia. J Glob Infect Dis 2019 Apr-Jun;11(2):69-72

Amaha ND, Weldemariam DG, Abdu N, et al. Prescribing practices using WHO prescribing indicators and factors associated with antibiotic prescribing in six community pharmacies in Asmara, Eritrea: a cross-sectional study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Oct 22)

Anand S, Raman D, Shetty D, et al. Antibiotic prescription practices for surgical prophylaxis in India: an observational study. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019 (published online Aug 12)

Anandalwar SP, Milliren C, Graham DA, et al. Trends in the use of surgical antibiotic prophylaxis in general pediatric surgery: are we missing the mark for both stewardship and infection prevention? J Pediatr Surg 2019 (published online Oct 25)

Anderson A. Analysing incompliant attitudes towards antibiotic prescription completion in the UK. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Dec 4)

Andrikopoulou M, Duffy CR, Huang Y, et al. Antibiotic use during delivery hospitalizations in the United States. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2019 Jan;220(suppl 1):S232-3

Appaneal HJ, Caffrey AR, Lopes VV, et al. National trends in the treatment of urinary tract infections among Veterans' Affairs Community Living Center residents. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Jul 29)

Ardoino I, Mannucci PM, Nobili A, et al. Antibiotic use and associated factors in a large sample of hospitalized older people. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Apr 30)

Aruanno M, Glampedakis E, Lamoth F. Echinocandins for the treatment of invasive aspergillosis: from laboratory to bedside. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 (published online May 28)

Ateshim Y, Bereket B, Major F, et al. Prevalence of self-medication with antibiotics and associated factors in the community of Asmara, Eritrea: a descriptive cross sectional survey. BMC Public Health 2019 (published online Jun 10)

Atif M, Asghar S, Mushtaq I, et al. What drives inappropriate use of antibiotics? A mixed methods study from Bahawalpur, Pakistan. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Mar 26;12:687-99

At Thobari J, Satria CD, Ridora Y, et al. Antimicrobial use in an Indonesian community cohort 0-18 months of age. PLoS One 2019 (published online Aug 5)

Bae IG, Stone GG. Activity of ceftaroline against pathogens associated with community-acquired pneumonia collected as part of the AWARE surveillance program, 2015–2016. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 30)

Barbieri JS, Bhate K, Hartnett KP, et al. Trends in oral antibiotic prescription in dermatology, 2008 to 2016. JAMA Dermatol 2019 (published online Jan 16)

Bariola JR, Khadem T, Nguyen MH. Uptake and initial use of novel antimicrobial agents at community hospitals in western Pennsylvania. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Aug 22)

Barrera SC, Cancino R, Barreto T. The impact of continuity of care on antibiotic prescribing in acute otitis media. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2019 (published online Jul 29)

Bassoum O, Leye MMM, Sougou NM, et al. Practices about antibiotic use among urban residents: a cross-sectional survey in Rufisque, Senegal. Central African Journal of Public Health 2019 Feb;5(1):1-12

Baten E, Van Der Aa F, Orye C, et al. Antibiotic prophylaxis in TURP: a prospective analysis concerning antibiotic stewardship and a potential reduction of antibiotic use in TURP. World J Urol 2019 (published online Feb 9)

Berhe YH, Amaha ND, Gebrenegus AS. Evaluation of ceftriaxone use in the medical ward of Halibet National Referral and teaching hospital in 2017 in Asmara, Eritrea: a cross sectional retrospective study. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 24)

Berrevoets MAH, ten Oever J, Hoogerwerf J, et al. Appropriate empirical antibiotic use in the emergency department: full compliance matters! JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2019 (published online Nov 13)

Billoro BB, Nunemo MH, Gelan SE, et al. Evaluation of antimicrobial prophylaxis use and rate of surgical site infection in surgical ward of Wachemo University Nigist Eleni Mohammed Memorial Hospital, Southern Ethiopia: prospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 2)

Blum S, Cunha CB, Cunha BA. Lack of pharmacokinetic basis of weight-based dosing and intra-operative re-dosing with cefazolin surgical prophylaxis in obese patients: implications for antibiotic stewardship. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2019 (published online May 21)

Bogoch II, Utzinger J, Lo NC, et al. Antibacterial mass drug administration for child mortality reduction: opportunities, concerns, and possible next steps. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2019 (published online May 23)

Borg MA, Camilleri L. Broad-spectrum antibiotic use in Europe: more evidence of cultural influences on prescribing behaviour. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jul 17)

Boutrot M, Azougagh K, Guinard J, et al. Antibiotics with activity against intestinal anaerobes and the hazard of acquired colonization with ceftriaxone-resistant gram-negative pathogens in ICU patients: a propensity score-based analysis. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jul 9)

Bowen A, Agboatwalla M, Pitz A, et al. Effect of bismuth subsalicylate vs placebo on use of antibiotics among adult outpatients with diarrhea in Pakistan: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Netw Open 2019 (published online Aug 16)

Branch-Elliman W, Gupta K, Elwy AR. Factors influencing uptake of evidence-based antimicrobial prophylaxis guidelines for electrophysiology procedures. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Dec 2)

Branch-Elliman W, O’Brien W, Strymish J, et al. Association of duration and type of surgical prophylaxis with antimicrobial-associated adverse events. JAMA Surg 2019 (published online Apr 24)

Branch-Elliman W, Pizer SD, Dasinger EA, et al. Facility type and surgical specialty are associated with suboptimal surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis practice patterns: a multi-center, retrospective cohort study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Mar 6)

Brasg IA, Elligsen M, Daneman N, et al. Predictive utility of swab screening for extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing organisms in selection of empiric antibiotics for gram-negative sterile-site infections: a retrospective cohort study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Apr 29)

Britt RS, LaSalvia MT, Padival S, et al. Evaluation of inpatient antimicrobial regimens for readmitted outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) patients receiving daptomycin or ertapenem for ease of administration. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 19)

Broom J, Broom A, Kirby E. The drivers of antimicrobial use across institutions, stakeholders and economic settings: a paradigm shift is required for effective optimization. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jun 6)

Bruxvoort KJ, Bider-Canfield Z, Casey JA, et al. Outpatient urinary tract infections in an era of virtual health care: trends from 2008 to 2017. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Aug 22)

Bulabula ANH, Dramowski A, Mehtar S. Antibiotic use in pregnancy: knowledge, attitudes and practices among pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Oct 21)

Chan YY, Bin Ibrahim MA, Wong CM, et al. Determinants of antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in an emergency department with good primary care access: a qualitative analysis. Epidemiol Infect 2019 (published online Mar 8)

Chang J, Xu S, Zhu S, et al. Assessment of non-prescription antibiotic dispensing at community pharmacies in China with simulated clients: a mixed cross-sectional and longitudinal study. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 3)

Charani E, de Barra E, Rawson TM, et al. Antibiotic prescribing in general medical and surgical specialties: a prospective cohort study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Sep 13)

Chen Y, Kirk MD, Stuart R, et al. Socio-demographic and health service factors associated with antibiotic dispensing in older Australian adults. PLoS One 2019 (published online Aug 29)

Choe YJ, Shin JY. Trend in the use of antibiotics in Korean children. Korean J Pediatr 2019 (published online Mar 4)

Chua KP, Fischer MA, Linder JA. Appropriateness of outpatient antibiotic prescribing among privately insured US patients: ICD-10-CM based cross sectional study. BMJ 2019 (published online Jan 16)

Clancy CJ, Potoski BA, Buehrle D, et al. Estimating the treatment of carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections in the United States using antibiotic prescription data. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 28)

Clark CM, White AT, Sellick JA Jr, et al. Evaluation of antibiotic prescribing in a Veterans Affairs outpatient setting: identification of stewardship targets. Sr Care Pharm 2019 Apr 1;34(4):268-78

Cocoros NM, Ochoa A, Klompas M. Changes in outpatient antibiotic utilization, 2000–2016: more people are receiving fewer antibiotics. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Feb 15)

Cortes-Penfield NW, Kulkarni PA. The history of antibiotic treatment of osteomyelitis. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 8)

Dahiya S, Malik R, Sharma P, et al. Current antibiotic use in the treatment of enteric fever in children. Indian J Med Res 2019;149(2):263-9

Daneman N, Chateau D, Dahl M, et al. Fluoroquinolone use for uncomplicated urinary tract infections in women: a retrospective cohort study. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Oct 23)

D’Annibali O, Bonaldo G, Donati M, et al. Antibacterial prescription in Italian preschool children: analysis of 7 years of data from the Emilia-Romagna region reimbursement database. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Apr 16)

Darlison Shepherd PR, Krejany CJ, Jiwa M. How does the duration of consults vary for upper respiratory tract infections in general practice where an antibiotic has been prescribed? Fam Pract 2019 (published online Sep 19)

D’Atri F, Arthur J, Blix HS, et al. Targets for the reduction of antibiotic use in humans in the Transatlantic Taskforce on Antimicrobial Resistance (TATFAR) partner countries. Euro Surveill 2019 Jul 11;24(8)

Datta R, Topal J, McManus D, et al. Perspectives on antimicrobial use at the end of life among antibiotic stewardship programs: a survey of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America Research Network. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Jul 22)

Davey A, Tapley A, Mulquiney K, et al. Management of urinary tract infection by early-career general practitioners in Australia. J Eval Clin Pract 2019 (published online Dec 25)

Davies M, Meesaraganda R, Stockton B, et al. Sales reps in India push unnecessary antibiotics. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Aug 19)

de Jong LAW, van der Linden PD, Roukens MMB, et al. Consecutive antibiotic use in the outpatient setting: an extensive, longitudinal descriptive analysis of antibiotic dispensing data in the Netherlands. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 24)

Denyer Willis L, Chandler C. Quick fix for care, productivity, hygiene and inequality: reframing the entrenched problem of antibiotic overuse. BMJ Glob Health 2019 (published online Aug 15)

Dickstein Y, Temkin E, Ben-David D, et al. Antimicrobial use trends, Israel, 2012 to 2017. Euro Surveill 2019 Aug;24(34)

Didelot X, Pouwels KB. Machine-learning-assisted selection of antibiotic prescription. Nat Med 2019 (published online Jul 4)

Donovan BM, Abreo A, Ding T, et al. Dose, timing, and type of infant antibiotic use and the risk of childhood asthma. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 24)

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Saleem Z, Hassali MA, Versporten A, et al. A multicenter point prevalence survey of antibiotic use in Punjab, Pakistan: findings and implications. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 (published online Feb 22)

Saleem Z, Saeed H, Hassali MA, et al. Pattern of inappropriate antibiotic use among hospitalized patients in Pakistan: a longitudinal surveillance and implications. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Nov 21)

Saliba-Gustafsson EA, Dunberger Hampton A, Zarb P, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for respiratory tract complaints in Malta: a 1 year repeated cross-sectional surveillance study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jan 8)

Sandoe JAT, Saeed K, Guleri A, et al. Opportunities for antimicrobial stewardship in patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections who are unsuitable for beta-lactam antibiotics: a multicenter prospective observational study. Ther Adv Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 4)

Satti MZ, Hamza M, Sajid Z, et al. Compliance rate of surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis and its association with knowledge of guidelines among surgical residents in a tertiary care public hospital of a developing country. Cureus 2019 (published online May 29)

Saukko PM, Oppenheim BA, Cooper M, et al. Gaps in communication between different staff groups and older adult patients foster unnecessary antibiotic prescribing for urinary tract infections in hospitals: a qualitative translation approach. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Aug 5)

Schuts EC, van Dulm E, Boyd A, et al. Knowledge and use of antibiotics in six ethnic groups: the HELIUS study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Dec 6)

Schwartz KL, Brown KA, Etches J, et al. Predictors and variability of antibiotic prescribing amongst family physicians. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Apr 19)

Schwartz KL, Chen C, Langford BJ, et al. Validating a popular outpatient antibiotic database to reliably identify high prescribing physicians for patients 65 years of age and older. PLoS One 2019 (published online Sep 26)

Schwartz KL, Wilton AS, Langford BJ, et al. Comparing prescribing and dispensing databases to study antibiotic use: a validation study of the Electronic Medical Record Administrative data Linked Database (EMRALD). J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Feb 25)

Sebesta EM, March A, Sayegh C, et al. Reducing overprescribing of antibiotics for suspected urinary tract infections in a health sciences campus student health service. Neurourol Urodyn 2019 (published online Oct 2)

Seipel MBA, Prohaska ES, Ruisinger JF, et al. Patient knowledge and experiences with antibiotic use and delayed antibiotic prescribing in the outpatient setting. J Pharm Pract 2019 (published online Dec 13)

Seval N, Eaton E, Springer SA. Beyond antibiotics: a practical guide for the infectious disease physician to treat opioid use disorder in the setting of associated infectious diseases. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Dec 24)

Shah SP, Negrete A, Self T, et al. Comparison of three antimicrobial strategies in diabetic foot infections post-amputation. Ther Adv Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 17)

Sharland M, Rodvold KA, Tucker HR, et al. Safety and efficacy of tigecycline to treat multidrug-resistant infections in pediatrics: an evidence synthesis. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 Jul;38(7):710-5

Shi H, Lee JS, Park SY, et al. Colistin plus carbapenem versus colistin monotherapy in the treatment of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii pneumonia. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Dec 23;12:3925-34

Silva-Nunes J, Cardoso T. Intra-abdominal infections: the role of different classifications on the selection of the best antibiotic treatment. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 21)

Singh SK, Sengupta S, Antony R, et al. Variations in antibiotic use across India—multicentre study through global point prevalence survey. J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Jun 3)

Smith MA, Puckrin R, Lam PW, et al. Association of increased colony-count threshold for urinary pathogens in hospitalized patients with antimicrobial treatment. JAMA Intern Med 2019 (published online Apr 29)

Sonda TB, Horumpende PG, Kumburu HH, et al. Ceftriaxone use in a tertiary care hospital in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania: a need for a hospital antibiotic stewardship programme. PLoS One 2019 (published online Aug 5)

Souhail B, Le Marechal M, Manuello R, et al. Antibiotic therapy for Enterococcus bacteraemia: warning for the antimicrobial stewardship team. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 26)

Staub MB, Ouedraogo Y, Evans CD, et al. Analysis of a high-prescribing state’s 2016 outpatient antibiotic prescriptions: implications for outpatient antimicrobial stewardship interventions. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Nov 22)

Stefan MS, Shieh MS, Spitzer KA, et al. Association of antibiotic treatment with outcomes in patients hospitalized for an asthma exacerbation treated with systemic corticosteroids. JAMA Intern Med 2019 (published online Jan 28)

Stenehjem E, Wallin A, Fleming-Dutra KE, et al. Antibiotic prescribing variability in a large urgent care network: a new target for outpatient stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 23)

Stevens NT, Bruen C, Boland F, et al. Is online case-based learning effective in helping undergraduate medical students choose the appropriate antibiotics to treat important infections? JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2019 (published online Dec 13)

Stuart B, Brotherwood H, Van’t Hoff C, et al. Exploring the appropriateness of antibiotic prescribing for common respiratory tract infections in UK primary care. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Oct 21)

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Sun X, Gulliford MC. Reducing antibiotic prescribing in primary care in England from 2014 to 2017: population-based cohort study. BMJ Open 2019 (published online Jul 9)

Sviestina I, Mozgis D. Observational study of antibiotic usage at the Children's Clinical University Hospital in Riga, Latvia. Medicina (Kaunas) 2018 Oct 23;54(5)

Tabernero P, Swamidoss I, Mayxay M, et al. A random survey of the prevalence of falsified and substandard antibiotics in the Lao PDR. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online May 2)

Tacconelli E, Cataldo MA, Mutters NT, et al. The role of infection acquisition site and inappropriate empirical treatment on the outcome of extended-beta-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae infections. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2019 (published online Apr 12)

Tacconelli E, Gorska A, De Angelis G, et al. Estimating the association between antibiotic exposure and colonization with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing gram-negative bacteria using machine learning methods: a multicentre, prospective cohort study. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Jul 15)

Tarrant C, Colman AM, Chattoe-Brown E, et al. Optimising antibiotic prescribing: collective approaches to managing a common-pool resource. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Mar 22)

Teng C, Baus C, Wilson JP, et al. Rhabdomyolysis associations with antibiotics: a pharmacovigilance study of the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS). Int J Med Sci 2019 Oct 15;16(11):1504-9

Terahara F, Nishiura H. Fluoroquinolone consumption and Escherichia coli resistance in Japan: an ecological study. BMC Public Health 2019 (published online Apr 23)

Teratani Y, Hagiya H, Koyama T, et al. Association between rapid antigen detection tests and antibiotics for acute pharyngitis in Japan: a retrospective observational study. J Infect Chemother 2019 (published online Jan 11)

Tersigni C, Montagnani C, D’Argenio P, et al. Antibiotic prescriptions in Italian hospitalised children after serial point prevalence surveys (or pointless prevalence surveys): has anything actually changed over the years? Ital J Pediatr 2019 (published online Oct 17)

Thaulow CM, Berild D, Eriksen BH, et al. Potential for more rational use of antibiotics in hospitalized children in a country with low resistance: data from eight point prevalence surveys. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 Apr;38(4):384-9

Thompson W, Tonkin-Crine S, Pavitt SH, et al. Factors associated with antibiotic prescribing for adults with acute conditions: an umbrella review across primary care and a systematic review focusing on primary dental care. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Apr 19)

Thong DW, Kim J, Dobson B, et al. Variation in anti-microbial prescription and complications post emergency appendicectomy in Australia: do we follow recommended guidelines? ANZ J Surg 2019 (published online Feb 18)

Thornhill MH, Dayer MJ, Durkin MJ, et al. Oral antibiotic prescribing by NHS dentists in England 2010-2017. Br Dent J 2019 Dec;227(12):1044-50

Tong SYC, Campbell A, Bowen AC, et al. A survey of infectious diseases and microbiology clinicians in Australia and New Zealand about the management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 6)

Torres NF, Solomon VP, Middleton LE. Patterns of self-medication with antibiotics in Maputo City: a qualitative study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Oct 21)

Truong WR, Hsu DI, Yamaki J. Oral antibiotic prescribing in healthcare-associated pneumonia patients at hospital discharge. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 26)

Uppala A, King EA, Patel D. Cefazolin versus fluoroquinolones for the treatment of community-acquired urinary tract infections in hospitalized patients. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 21)

Vandael E, Magerman K, Coenen S, et al. Antibiotic consumption in Belgian acute care hospitals: analysis of the surveillance methodology, consumption evolution 2003 to 2016 and future perspectives. Euro Surveill 2019 (published online Nov 14)

van de Maat J, van de Voort E, Mintegi S, et al. Antibiotic prescription for febrile children in European emergency departments: a cross-sectional, observational study. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 28)

van der Voort T, Brinkman DJ, Benemei S, et al. Appropriate antibiotic prescribing among final-year medical students in Europe. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2019 (published online May 7)

van Hecke O, Butler CC, Wang K, et al. Parents’ perceptions of antibiotic use and antibiotic resistance (PAUSE): a qualitative interview study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Mar 16)

van Hecke O, Fuller A, Bankhead C, et al. Antibiotic exposure and ‘response failure’ for subsequent respiratory tract infections: an observational cohort study of UK preschool children in primary care. Br J Gen Pract 2019 (published online Aug 29)

van Houten CB, Cohen A, Engelhard D, et al. Antibiotic misuse in respiratory tract infections in children and adults—a prospective, multicentre study (TAILORED Treatment). Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 1)

Vaughan D, Pakyz A, Stevens M, et al. Adequacy of empiric gram-negative coverage for septic patients at an academic medical center. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online May 18)

Vaughn VM, Flanders SA, Snyder A, et al. Excess antibiotic treatment duration and adverse events in patients hospitalized with pneumonia: a multihospital cohort study. Ann Intern Med 2019 (published online Jul 9)

Viel-Theriault I, Bettolli M, Toye B, et al. Contemporary microbiology and antimicrobial treatment of complicated appendicitis: the value of a short-term study. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 (published online Jul 27)

Vicentini C, Politano G, Corcione S, et al. Surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis prescribing practices and impact on infection risk: results from a multicenter surveillance study in Italy (2012-2017). Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Aug 7)

Voidazan S, Moldovan G, Voidazan L, et al. Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding the use of antibiotics. Study on the general population of Mureş County, Romania. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Oct 31;12:3385-96

Volpi C, Shehadeh F, Mylonakis E. Correlation of antimicrobial prescription rate and county income in medicare part D. Medicine (Baltimore) 2019 May;98(22)

Wang J, Sheng Y, Ni J, et al. Shanghai parents’ perception and attitude towards the use of antibiotics on children: a cross-sectional study. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Oct 17;12:3259-67

Wang Y, Bahar MA, Jansen AME, et al. Improving antibacterial prescribing safety in the management of COPD exacerbations: systematic review of observational and clinical studies on potential drug interactions associated with frequently prescribed antibacterials among COPD patients. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online May 24)

Warnock M, Ogonda L, Yew P, et al. Antibiotic prophylaxis protocols and surgical site infection rates in trauma surgery: a prospective regional study of 26,849 procedures. Ulster Med J 2019 May;88(2):111-4

Wasserman S, Louw G, Ramangoaela L, et al. Linezolid resistance in patients with drug-resistant TB and treatment failure in South Africa. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online May 12)

Watson D, Tita A, Dimperio L, et al. Antibiotic prophylaxis for cesarean delivery among Alabama providers. South Med J 2019 Mar;112(3):170-3

Wattengel BA, Sellick JA, Skelly MK, et al. Outpatient antimicrobial stewardship: targets for community-acquired pneumonia. Clin Ther 2019 (published online Feb 7)

Wattles B, Vidwan N, Ghosal S, et al. Cefdinir use in the Kentucky Medicaid population: a priority for outpatient antimicrobial stewardship. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2019 (published online Dec 11)

Webb BJ, Sorensen J, Jephson A, et al. Broad-spectrum antibiotic use and poor outcomes in community-onset pneumonia: a cohort study. Eur Respir J 2019 (published online Jul 4)

West SK, Bloch E, Weaver J, et al. Morbidity in a longitudinal cohort of children residing in villages randomized to 6 monthly treatment with azithromycin versus placebo. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 5)

White AT, Clark CM, Sellick JA, et al. Antibiotic stewardship targets in the outpatient setting. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Mar 9)

Wiggers JB, Sehgal P, Pinto R, et al. The association of adequate empiric treatment and time to recovery from bacteremic urinary tract infections: a retrospective cohort study. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Mar 4)

Williams K, Colquhoun A, Munday R, et al. Antibiotic dispensation rates among participants in community-driven health research projects in Arctic Canada. BMC Public Health 2019 (published online Jul 15)

Williams MC, Obermeier H, Hurst AL, et al. Hospital-wide description of clinical indications for anti-infective use. Clin Ther 2019 (published online Jun 10)

Wolbrink DRJ, Kolwijck E, Oever JT, et al. Management of infected pancreatic necrosis in the intensive care unit: a narrative review. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Jun 22)

Wolfson LJ, Castillo ME, Giglio N, et al. The use of antibiotics in the treatment of pediatric varicella patients: real-world evidence from the multi-country MARVEL study in Latin America & Europe. BMC Public Health 2019 Jun 26;19(1)

Wouthuyzen-Bakker M, Lora-Tamayo J, Soriano A, et al. Antibiotic use in total knee arthroplasty periprosthetic joint infection. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 11)

Xu H, Yu SY, Zhou ML, et al. Epidemiology and antifungal susceptibility patterns of invasive fungal infections from 2012 to 2014 in a teaching hospital in central China. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Nov 22;12:3641-51

Yaacoub SG, Koyess V, Lahoud N, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for acute uncomplicated cystitis in Lebanese community pharmacies using a simulated patient. Pharm Pract (Granada) 2019 Oct-Dec;17(4):1604

Yang F, Yan J, Zhang J, et al. Evaluation of alternative antibiotics for susceptibility of gonococcal isolates from China. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2019 (published online Nov 21)

Yao P, Clark S, Gogia K, et al. Antibiotic prescribing practices: is there a difference between patients seen by telemedicine versus those seen in-person? Telemed J E Health 2019 (published online Feb 14)

Yarrington ME, Anderson DJ, Dodds Ashley E, et al. Impact of FDA black box warning on fluoroquinolone and alternative antibiotic use in southeastern US hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Sep 2)

Yu JY, McKenna VA, Dumyati GK, et al. Antibiotic prescribing in New York State Medicare Part B beneficiaries diagnosed with cystitis between 2016 and 2017. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 4)

Zawahir S, Lekamwasam S, Aslani P, et al. Community pharmacy staff’s response to symptoms of common infections: a pseudo-patient study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Mar 29)

Zeitlinger M, Berger A. Prophylactic antibiotics in prevention of infection after operative vaginal or caesarean delivery—number-needed-to-treat with focus on endpoints. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Dec 31)

Zhan Q, Wang YL, Chen X. Evaluation and analysis of antibacterials in outpatients of township and community primary medical institutions in a district of Sichuan Province in China. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online May 8)

Zhang D, Cui K, Lu W, et al. Evaluation of carbapenem use in a tertiary hospital: antimicrobial stewardship urgently needed. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Jan 7)

Zhang J, Haines C, Watson AJM, et al. Oral antibiotic use and risk of colorectal cancer in the United Kingdom, 1989–2012: a matched case–control study. Gut 2019 (published online Aug 19)

Zingg W, Metsini A, Gardiol C, et al. Antimicrobial use in acute care hospitals: national point prevalence survey on healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use, Switzerland, 2017. Euro Surveill 2019 Aug 15;24(33)

Zhang Y, Zhong ZF, Chen SX, et al. Prevalence of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use in China: results from the 2018 point prevalence survey in 189 hospitals in Guangdong province. Int J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 30)

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Abubakar U, Syed Sulaiman SA, Adesiyun AG. Utilization of surgical antibiotic prophylaxis for obstetrics and gynaecology surgeries in northern Nigeria. Int J Clin Pharm 2018 (published online Jul 27)

Agarwal N, Agarwal SK, Bhattacharya S, et al. Antibiotic prophylaxis for breast oncosurgery in a setting with a high prevalence of multidrug-resistant bacteria: common sense infection control measures are more important than prolonged antibiotics. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Feb 13)

Aghdassi SJS, Gastmeier P, Piening BC, et al. Antimicrobial usage in German acute care hospitals: results of the third national point prevalence survey and comparison with previous national point prevalence surveys. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 4)

Ahluwalia S, Sadak M, Ashworth M. Antimicrobial prescribing in post-graduate training practices: a cross-sectional study of prescribing data in general practices in England. Educ Prim Care 2018 (published online Feb 12)

Ailes EC, Summers AD, Tran EL, et al. Antibiotics dispensed to privately insured pregnant women with urinary tract infections—United States, 2014. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2018 (published online Jan 12)

Al Kubaisi KA, De Ste Croix M, Vinson D, et al. What drives using antibiotic without prescriptions? A qualitative interview study of university students in United Arab Emirates. Pharm Pract (Granada) 2018 (published online Jun 27)

Almagor J, Temkin E, Benenson I, et al. The impact of antibiotic use on transmission of resistant bacteria in hospitals: insights from an agent-based model. PLoS One 2018 (published online May 14)

Almarzoky Abuhussain SS, Burak MA, Adams DK, et al. Variability in emergency medicine provider decisions on hospital admission and antibiotic treatment in a survey study for acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections: opportunities for antimicrobial stewardship education. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 8)

Almarzoky Abuhussain SS, Burak MA, Kohman KN, et al. Patient preferences for treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections in the emergency department. BMC Health Serv Res 2018 (published online Dec 4)

Al Matar M, Enani M, Binsaleh G, et al. Point prevalence survey of antibiotic use in 26 Saudi hospitals in 2016. J Infect Public Health 2018 (published online Sep 27)

Al-Taani GM, Scott M, Farren D, et al. Longitudinal point prevalence survey of antibacterial use in Northern Ireland using the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC) PPS and Global-PPS tool. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Apr 25)

Andreatos N, Shehadeh F, Pliakos EE, et al. The impact of antibiotic prescription rates on the incidence of MRSA bloodstream infections: a county-level, U.S.-wide analysis. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Apr 12)

Appiah-Korang L, Obeng-Nkrumah N, Nartey ET, et al. Antibiotic use in a tertiary healthcare facility in Ghana: a point prevalence survey. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jan 26)

Arnoldo L, Smaniotto C, Celotto D, et al. Monitoring healthcare associated infections and antimicrobial use at regional level through repeated point prevalence surveys: what can we learn. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Dec 28)

Asfaw Erku D, Yifru Aberra S. Non-prescribed sale of antibiotics for acute childhood diarrhea and upper respiratory tract infection in community pharmacies: a 2 phase mixed-methods study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jul 31)

Asundi A, Stanislawski M, Mehta P, et al. Prolonged antimicrobial prophylaxis following cardiac device procedures increases preventable harm: insights from the VA CART program. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Sep;39(9):1030-6

Auta A, Hadi MA, Oga E, et al. Global access to antibiotics without prescription in community pharmacies: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Infect 2018 (published online Jul 5)

Avent ML, Fejzic J, van Driel ML. An underutilised resource for antimicrobial stewardship: a 'snapshot' of the community pharmacists' role in delayed or 'wait and see' antibiotic prescribing. Int J Pharm Pract 2018 (published online Jan 10)

Awad L, Tamim H, Abdallah D, et al. Correlation between antifungal consumption and the distribution of Candida species in different hospital departments of a Lebanese medical centre. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 20)

Baddour LM, Dayer M, Thornhill MH. Fluoroquinolone use and associated adverse drug events in England. J Infect 2018 (published online Nov 12)

Bai L, Zhao D, Cheng Q, et al. Trimester-specific association between antibiotics exposure during pregnancy and childhood asthma/wheeze: the role of confounding. Ann Epidemiol 2018 (published online Nov 1)

Balkhy HH, Aiman El-Saed A, El-Metwally A, et al. Antimicrobial consumption in five adult intensive care units: a 33-month surveillance study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Dec 21)

Barrett Mork FC, Gade C, Thielsen M, et al. Poor compliance with antimicrobial guidelines for childhood pneumonia. Dan Med J 2018 Nov;65(11)

Barrie J, Jamdar S, Smith N, et al. Mis-use of antibiotics in acute pancreatitis: insights from the United Kingdom's National Confidential Enquiry into patient outcome and death (NCEPOD) survey of acute pancreatitis. Pancreatology 2018 (published online May 24)

Belton PJ, Litofsky NS, Humphries WE. Effect of empiric treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria in neurosurgical trauma patients on surgical site and Clostridium difficile infection. Neurosurgery 2018 (published online Oct 17)

Bianco A, Papadopoli R, Mascaro V, et al. Antibiotic prescriptions to adults with acute respiratory tract infections by Italian general practitioners. Infect Drug Resist 2018 Nov 8;11:2199-205

Bischoff S, Walter T, Gerigk M, et al. Empiric antibiotic therapy in urinary tract infection in patients with risk factors for antibiotic resistance in a German emergency department. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jan 26)

Bishop JL, Schultz TR, Kong DCM, et al. Similarities and differences in antimicrobial prescribing between Australian major-city hospitals and regional and remote hospitals. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Oct 26)

Black E, Neville H, Losier M, et al. Antimicrobial use at acute care hospitals in Nova Scotia: a point prevalence survey. Can J Hosp Pharm 2018;71(4)

Block JP, Bailey LC, Gillman MW, et al. Early antibiotic exposure and weight outcomes in young children. Pediatrics 2018 (published online Oct 31)

Boehm K, Siegel FP, Schneidewind L, et al. Antibiotic prophylaxis in prostate biopsies: contemporary practice patterns in Germany. Front Surg 2018 (published online Jan 24)

Brinker DL Jr, MacGeorge EL, Hackman N. Diagnostic accuracy, prescription behavior, and watchful waiting efficacy for pediatric acute otitis media. Clin Pediatr 2018 (published online Oct 12)

Broom J, Broom A, Kirby E, et al. Improvisation versus guideline concordance in surgical antibiotic prophylaxis: a qualitative study. Infection 2018 (published online May 28)

Cairns S, Gibbons C, Milne A, et al. Results from the third Scottish National Prevalence Survey: is a population health approach now needed to prevent HAI? J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Apr 2)

Chauhan L, Young H, Knepper BC, et al. Appropriateness of antibiotic prescriptions for acute sinusitis and pharyngitis in an integrated healthcare system. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online May 29)

Chaw PS, Schlinkmann KM, Raupach-Rosin H, et al. Antibiotic use on paediatric inpatients in a teaching hospital in the Gambia, a retrospective study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jul 16)

Chen J, Min R, Wang H, et al. Trends and drivers of inpatient antibiotic consumption among 89 China tertiary general hospitals from 2011Q1 to 2015Q4. Biomed Res Int 2018 (published online Nov 1)

Chikowe I, Bliese SL, Lucas S, et al. Amoxicillin quality and selling practices in urban pharmacies and drug stores of Blantyre, Malawi. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 (published online Apr 23)

Clennon EK, Martinez Acevedo A, Sajadi KP. Safety and effectiveness of zero antimicrobial prophylaxis protocol for outpatient cystourethroscopy. BJU Int 2018 (published online Dec 22)

Cooper C, Horner C, Barlow G, et al. A survey of practice and opinions on the use of topical antibiotics to prevent surgical site infection: more confusion than consensus. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Mar 27)

Cressman AM, MacFadden DR, Verma AA, et al. Empiric antibiotic treatment thresholds for serious bacterial infections: a scenario-based survey study. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 7)

Cunha BA, Jaber N, Blum S. Vancomycin or linezolid empiric MRSA coverage with potential ventilator associated pneumonia (pVAP) has no benefit or effect on outcomes: antibiotic stewardship implications. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Jun 14)

Curtis HJ Walker AJ, Mahtani KR, et al. Time trends and geographical variation in prescribing of antibiotics in England 1998–2017. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Sep 15)

Dana R, Azarpazhooh A, Laghapour N, et al. Role of dentists in prescribing opioid analgesics and antibiotics: an overview. Dent Clin North Am 2018 Apr;62(2):279-94

Davat M, Wuarin L, Stafylakis D, et al. Should antibiotic prophylaxis before orthopedic implant surgery depend on the duration of pre-surgical hospital stay? Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 8)

De Almeida M, Gerrard C, Freeman JT, et al. Inappropriate prescribing of antibiotics following discharge after major surgery: an area for improvement. N Z Med J 2018 May 18;131(1475):35-43

De Bus L, Gadeyne B, Steen J, et al. A complete and multifaceted overview of antibiotic use and infection diagnosis in the intensive care unit: results from a prospective four-year registration. Crit Care 2018 (published online Sep 29)

Denny KJ, Gartside JG, Alcorn K, et al. Appropriateness of antibiotic prescribing in the Emergency Department. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Diallo K, Kern WV, de With K, et al. Management of bloodstream infections by infection specialists in France and Germany: a cross-sectional survey. Infection 2018 (published online Feb 3)

Dinh A, Davido B, Duran C, et al. Antibiotic prophylaxis approaches for urinary tract infections. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 Oct;18(10):P1065

Dolk FCK, Pouwels KB, Smith DRM, et al. Antibiotics in primary care in England: which antibiotics are prescribed and for which conditions? J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Feb 27)

Dragan V, Wei L, Elligsen M, et al. Prophylactic antimicrobial therapy for acute aspiration pneumonitis. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Feb 9)

Dunn JC, Means KR Jr, Desale S, et al. Antibiotic use in hand surgery: surgeon decision making and adherence to available evidence. Hand (N Y) 2018 (published online Nov 22)

Durkin MJ, Feng Q, Warren K, et al. Assessment of inappropriate antibiotic prescribing among a large cohort of general dentists in the United States. J Am Dent Assoc 2018 May;149(5):372-81

Durkin MJ, Keller M, Butler AM, et al. An assessment of inappropriate antibiotic use and guideline adherence for uncomplicated urinary tract infections. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 10)

Elliott RM, Burrell AR, Harrigan PW, et al. Antimicrobial prescription patterns and ventilator associated pneumonia: findings from a 10-site prospective audit. BMC Res Notes 2018 (published online Oct 29)

Ewing AC, Davis NL, Kayira D, et al. Prescription of antibacterial drugs for HIV-exposed, uninfected infants, Malawi, 2004–2010. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 12)

Eythorsson E, Sigurdsson S, Hrafnkelsson B, et al. Impact of the 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on antimicrobial prescriptions in young children: a whole population study. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 4)

Fan Y, Zou J, Cao X, et al. Use of data on antibiotic use as indicators for detecting clusters of healthcare-associated infection caused by multidrug-resistant organisms in a hospital in China, 2014 to 2017. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Jun 20)

Feldman C, Richards G. Appropriate antibiotic management of bacterial lower respiratory tract infections. F1000Res 2018 (published online Jul 23)

Finkelstein JA, Raebel MA, Nordin JD, et al. Trends in outpatient antibiotic use in 3 health plans. Pediatrics 2018 (published online Dec 17)

Fisher H, Oluboyede Y, Chadwick T, et al. Continuous low-dose antibiotic prophylaxis for adults with repeated urinary tract infections (AnTIC): a randomised, open-label trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 28)

Fortanier AC, Venekamp RP, Stellato RK, et al. Outpatient antibiotic use in Dutch infants after 10-valent pneumococcal vaccine introduction: a time-series analysis. BMJ Open 2018 (published online Jun 30)

Fortmann I, Hartz A, Paul P, et al. Antifungal treatment and outcome in very-low-birth-weight-infants—a population-based observational study of the German Neonatal Network. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 (published online Mar 29)

Frankel WC, Trautner BW, Spiegelman A, et al. Patients at risk for aortic rupture often exposed to fluoroquinolones during hospitalization. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Nov 26)

Frost HM, McLean HQ, Chow BDW. Variability in antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory illnesses by provider specialty. J Pediatr 2018 (published online Sep 5)

Gallegos Salazar J, O’Brien W, Strymish JM, et al. Association of screening and treatment for preoperative asymptomatic bacteriuria with postoperative outcomes among US veterans. JAMA Surg 2018 (published online Dec 12)

Gandra S, Trett A, Alvarez-Uria G, et al. Is the efficacy of antibiotic prophylaxis for surgical procedures decreasing? Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized control trials. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Nov 12)

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