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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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

Collins JP, Friedman CR, Birhane MG, et al. Evidence of failure of oral third-generation cephalosporin treatment for Shigella sonnei infection. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 3)

El-Saed A, Balkhy HH, Alshamrani MM, et al. High contribution and impact of resistant gram negative pathogens causing surgical site infections at a multi-hospital healthcare system in Saudi Arabia, 2007-2016. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Ham DC, See I, Novosad S, et al. Investigation of hospital-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections at eight high burden acute care facilities in the United States, 2016. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Apr 10)

Hashemizadeh Z, Hosseinzadeh Z, Azimzadeh N, et al. Dissemination pattern of multidrug resistant carbapenemase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis in southwestern Iran. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Mar 30;13:921-9

Hebert C, Gao Y, Rahman P, et al. Prediction of antibiotic susceptibility for urinary tract infection in a hospital setting. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Apr 20)

Hirama T, Sabur N, Derkach P, et al. Risk factors for drug-resistant tuberculosis at a referral centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada: 2010-2016. CCDR 2020 Apr 2;46(4):60-8

Jernigan JA, Hatfield KM, Wolford H, et al. Multidrug-resistant bacterial infections in U.S. hospitalized patients, 2012–2017. New Engl J Med 2020 (published online Apr 2)

Jimenez A, Trepka MJ, Munoz-Price LS, et al. Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in hospitals of a large healthcare system in Miami, Florida from 2012 to 2016: five years of experience with an internal registry. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Jisuvei SC, Osoti A, Njeri MA. Prevalence, antimicrobial susceptibility patterns, serotypes and risk factors for group B streptococcus rectovaginal isolates among pregnant women at Kenyatta National Hospital, Kenya; a cross-sectional study. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 22)

Kang KT, Ng K, Kendrick J, et al. Third-generation cephalosporin-resistant urinary tract infections in children presenting to the paediatric emergency department. Paediatr Child Health 2020 Apr;25(3):155-72

Khan Z, Ahmed N, Rehman AU, et al. Audit of pre-operative antibiotic prophylaxis usage in elective surgical procedures in two teaching hospitals, Islamabad, Pakistan: an observational cross-sectional study. PloS One 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Li W, Tapiainen T, Brinkac L, et al. Vertical transmission of gut microbiome and antimicrobial resistance genes in infants exposed to antibiotics at birth. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 2)

Loftus M, Stewardson A, Naidu R, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in the Pacific Island countries and territories. BMJ Glob Health 2020 (published online Apr 28)

Lohiya A, Abdulkader RS, Rath RS, et al. National and sub-national level prevalence and patterns of drug resistant pulmonary tuberculosis—a systematic review and meta-analysis of Indian studies. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 1)

Lopez-Duran PA, Fonseca-Coronado S, Lozano-Trenado LM, et al. Nosocomial transmission of extensively drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains in a tertiary level hospital. PLoS One 2020 (published online Apr 17)

Megri Y, Arastehfar A, Boekhout T, et al. Candida tropicalis is the most prevalent yeast species causing candidemia in Algeria: the urgent need for antifungal stewardship and infection control measures. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Mohamed AM, Khan MA, Faiz A, et al. Group B Streptococcus colonization, antibiotic susceptibility, and serotype distribution among Saudi pregnant women. Infect Chemother 2020 Mar;52(1):70-81

Monteiro T, Wysocka M, Tellez E, et al. A five-year retrospective study shows increasing rates of antimicrobial drug resistance in Cabo Verde for both Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 27)

Morris S, Cerceo E. Trends, epidemiology, and management of multi-drug resistant gram-negative bacterial infections in the hospitalized setting. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Apr 20)

Naicker SD, Mpembe RS, Maphanga TG, et al. Decreasing fluconazole susceptibility of clinical South African Cryptococcus neoformans isolates over a decade. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2020 (published online Mar 31)

Popovic R, Tomic Z, Tomas A, et al. Five-year surveillance and correlation of antibiotic consumption and resistance of gram-negative bacteria at an intensive care unit in Serbia. J Chemother 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Pote ST, Sonawane MS, Rahi P, et al. Distribution of pathogenic yeasts in different clinical samples: their identification, antifungal susceptibility pattern, and cell invasion assays. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Apr 20;13:1133-45

Rose AN, Clogher P, Hatfield KM, et al. Trends in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections using statewide population-based surveillance and hospital discharge data, Connecticut, 2010–2018. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 13)

Shariati A, Dadashi M, Chegini Z, et al. The global prevalence of daptomycin, tigecycline, quinupristin/dalfopristin, and linezolid-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase–negative Staphylococci strains: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 22)

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

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)

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)

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)

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 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)

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

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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

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)

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)

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)

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

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)

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

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

Cheung DA, Nicholson A, Butterfield TR, et al. Prevalence, co-infection and antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli from blood and urine samples at a hospital in Jamaica. J Infect Dev Ctries 2020 Feb;14(2):146-52

Chia PY, Sengupta S, Kukreja A, et al. The role of hospital environment in transmissions of multidrug-resistant gram-negative organisms. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Collingwood A, Blostein F, Seekatz AM, et al. Epidemiological and microbiome associations between Klebsiella pneumoniae and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus colonization in intensive care unit patients. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 12)

Collins JP, Friedman CR, Birhane MG, et al. Evidence of failure of oral third-generation cephalosporin treatment for Shigella sonnei infection. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 3)

Conradie F, Diacon AH, Ngubane N, et al. Treatment of highly drug-resistant tuberculosis. N Engl J Med 2020 (published online Mar 5)

da Silva KE, Baker S, Croda J, et al. Risk factors for polymyxin-resistant carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in critically patients: an epidemiological and clinical study. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Jan 8)

Dean Z, Maltas J, Wood K. Antibiotic interactions shape short-term evolution of resistance in E. faecalis. PloS Pathog 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Desai AN. Discussing the ABCs of health security—antibiotic resistance, biothreats, and coronavirus. JAMA 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Despotovic A, Milosevic B, Milosevic I, et al. Hospital-acquired infections in the adult intensive care unit—epidemiology, antimicrobial resistance patterns, and risk factors for acquisition and mortality. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Eikmeier D, Talley P, Bowen A, et al. Decreased susceptibility to azithromycin in clinical Shigella isolates associated with HIV and sexually transmitted bacterial diseases, Minnesota, USA, 2012–2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 5)

El-Kholy AA, Girgis SA, Shetta MAF, et al. Molecular characterization of multidrug-resistant gram-negative pathogens in three tertiary hospitals in Cairo, Egypt. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 17)

El-Saed A, Balkhy HH, Alshamrani MM, et al. High contribution and impact of resistant gram negative pathogens causing surgical site infections at a multi-hospital healthcare system in Saudi Arabia, 2007-2016. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Eshaghi A, Zittermann S, Bharat A, et al. Importation of extensively drug resistant (XDR) Salmonella Typhi cases in Ontario, Canada. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Furuya-Kanamori L, Yakob L. Filling the gaps in global antimicrobial resistance research/surveillance. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 14)

Gao C, Du SY, Fang L, et al. Eradication treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection based on molecular pathologic antibiotic resistance. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Jan 7;13:69-79

Garcia-Bustos V, Salavert M, Ruiz-Gaitan AC, et al. A clinical predictive model of candidemia by Candida auris in previously colonised critically ill patients. Clin Microbiol Infect 2020 (published online Feb 12)

Garza-Gonzalez E, Franco-Cendejas R, Morfin-Otero R, et al. The evolution of antimicrobial resistance in Mexico during the last decade: results from the INVIFAR group. Microb Drug Resist 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Gentle A, Day MR, Hopkins KL, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli other than serotype O157 : H7 in England, 2014–2016. J Med Microbiol 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Ham DC, See I, Novosad S, et al. Investigation of hospital-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections at eight high burden acute care facilities in the United States, 2016. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Apr 10)

Hamdi AM, Fida M, Abu Saleh OM, et al. Stenotrophomonas bacteremia antibiotics susceptibility and prognostic determinants: Mayo Clinic 10-year-experience. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 19)

Harrison OB, Cehovin A, Skett J, et al. Neisseria gonorrhoeae population genomics: use of the gonococcal core genome to improve surveillance of antimicrobial resistance. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 12)

Hashemizadeh Z, Hosseinzadeh Z, Azimzadeh N, et al. Dissemination pattern of multidrug resistant carbapenemase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis in southwestern Iran. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Mar 30;13:921-9

Hebert C, Gao Y, Rahman P, et al. Prediction of antibiotic susceptibility for urinary tract infection in a hospital setting. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Apr 20)

Heiden SE, Kurz MSE, Bohnert J, et al. Flies from a tertiary hospital in Rwanda carry multidrug-resistant gram-negative pathogens including extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing E. coli sequence type 131. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Hernando Rovirola C, Spiteri G, Sabido M, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from foreign-born population in the European Gonococcal Antimicrobial Surveillance Programme. Sex Transm Infect 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Hirama T, Sabur N, Derkach P, et al. Risk factors for drug-resistant tuberculosis at a referral centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada: 2010-2016. CCDR 2020 Apr 2;46(4):60-8

Holmbom M, Moller V, Nilsson LE, et al. Low incidence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in south-east Sweden: an epidemiologic study on 9268 cases of bloodstream infection. PLoS One 2020 (published online Mar 27)

Hoque R, Ahmed SM, Naher N, et al. Tackling antimicrobial resistance in Bangladesh: a scoping review of policy and practice in human, animal and environment sectors. PLoS One 2020 (published online Jan 27)

Iwata Y, Sakai N, Yoneda I, et al. The increased frequency of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with low MIC of beta-lactam antibiotics isolated from hospitalized patients. J Infect Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 22)

Jain E, Shin JH, Wells KM, et al. Association between Clostridioides difficile infection and multidrug-resistant organism colonization or infection among hospitalized adults: a case-control study. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Mar 4)

Jeanvoine A, Bouxom H, Leroy J, et al. Resistance to third-generation cephalosporins in Escherichia coli in the French community, the times they are a-changin'? Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Jan 25)

Jernigan JA, Hatfield KM, Wolford H, et al. Multidrug-resistant bacterial infections in U.S. hospitalized patients, 2012–2017. New Engl J Med 2020 (published online Apr 2)

Jimenez A, Trepka MJ, Munoz-Price LS, et al. Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in hospitals of a large healthcare system in Miami, Florida from 2012 to 2016: five years of experience with an internal registry. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Jisuvei SC, Osoti A, Njeri MA. Prevalence, antimicrobial susceptibility patterns, serotypes and risk factors for group B streptococcus rectovaginal isolates among pregnant women at Kenyatta National Hospital, Kenya; a cross-sectional study. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 22)

Juan CH, Fang SY, Chou CH, et al. Clinical characteristics of patients with pneumonia caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae in Taiwan and prevalence of antimicrobial-resistant and hypervirulent strains: a retrospective study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 3)

Kang KT, Ng K, Kendrick J, et al. Third-generation cephalosporin-resistant urinary tract infections in children presenting to the paediatric emergency department. Paediatr Child Health 2020 Apr;25(3):155-72

Karimi-Yazdi M, Ghalavand Z, Shabani M, et al. High rates of antimicrobial resistance and virulence gene distribution among Shigella spp. isolated from pediatric patients in Tehran, Iran. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Feb 13;13:485-92

Kaur R, Pham M, Yu KOA, et al. Rising pneumococcal antibiotic resistance in the post 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine era in pediatric isolates from a primary care setting. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Kazmierczak KM, de Jonge BLM, Stone GG, et al. Longitudinal analysis of ESBL and carbapenemase carriage among Enterobacterales and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates collected in Europe as part of the International Network for Optimal Resistance Monitoring (INFORM) global surveillance programme, 2013–17. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 10)

Kerneis S, Valade S, Woerther PL. Back into the wild: how resistant pathogens become susceptible again? Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Khan Z, Ahmed N, Rehman AU, et al. Audit of pre-operative antibiotic prophylaxis usage in elective surgical procedures in two teaching hospitals, Islamabad, Pakistan: an observational cross-sectional study. PloS One 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Klein EY, Tseng KK, Hinson J, et al. The role of healthcare worker-mediated contact networks in the transmission of vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 15)

Kotb S, Lyman M, Ismail G, et al. Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Egyptian intensive care units using national healthcare–associated infections surveillance data, 2011–2017. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 3)

Krone M, Lam TT, Vogel U, et al. Susceptibility of invasive Neisseria meningitidis strains isolated in Germany to azithromycin, an alternative agent for post-exposure prophylaxis. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Jan 23)

Kuehl R, Morata L, Meylan S, et al. When antibiotics fail: a clinical and microbiological perspective on antibiotic tolerance and persistence of Staphylococcus aureus. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Lachowicz D, Pituch H, Wultanska D, et al. Surveillance of antimicrobial susceptibilities reveals high proportions of multidrug resistance in toxigenic Clostridium difficile strains in different areas of Poland. Anaerobe 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Lakoh S, Li L, Sevalie S, et al. Antibiotic resistance in patients with clinical features of healthcare-associated infections in an urban tertiary hospital in Sierra Leone: a cross-sectional study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 Feb 22;9(1):38

Lan PT, Golparian D, Ringlander J, et al. Genomic analysis and antimicrobial resistance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from Vietnam in 2011 and 2015–16. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Lane CR, Seemann T, Worth LJ, et al. Incursions of Candida auris into Australia, 2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 25)

Lepape A, Jean A, De Waele J, et al. European intensive care physicians’ experience of infections due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Jan 2)

Li W, Tapiainen T, Brinkac L, et al. Vertical transmission of gut microbiome and antimicrobial resistance genes in infants exposed to antibiotics at birth. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 2)

Lin L, Mei F, Liao J, et al. Nine-year analysis of isolated pathogens and antibiotic susceptibilities of infectious endophthalmitis from a large referral eye center in southern China. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Feb 13;13:493-500

Liu J, Gefen O, Ronin I, et al. Effect of tolerance on the evolution of antibiotic resistance under drug combinations. Science 2020 (published online Jan 10)

Liu J, Zhang L, Pan J, et al. Risk factors and molecular epidemiology of complicated intra-abdominal infections with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: a multicenter study in China. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 16)

Livermore DM, Nicolau DP, Hopkins KL, et al. ‘CRE, CRO, CPE and CPO’: terminology past its ‘sell-by-date’ in an era of new antibiotics and regional carbapenemase epidemiology. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 6)

Loftus M, Stewardson A, Naidu R, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in the Pacific Island countries and territories. BMJ Glob Health 2020 (published online Apr 28)

Lohiya A, Abdulkader RS, Rath RS, et al. National and sub-national level prevalence and patterns of drug resistant pulmonary tuberculosis—a systematic review and meta-analysis of Indian studies. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 1)

Lopez-Duran PA, Fonseca-Coronado S, Lozano-Trenado LM, et al. Nosocomial transmission of extensively drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains in a tertiary level hospital. PLoS One 2020 (published online Apr 17)

Lusignani LS, Presterl E, Zatorska B, et al. Infection control and risk factors for acquisition of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae. A 5 year (2011–2016) case-control study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 17)

Luvsansharav UO, Wakhungu J, Grass J, et al. Exploration of risk factors for ceftriaxone resistance in invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella infections in western Kenya. PLoS One 2020 (published online Mar 3)

Ma DY, Huang HY, Zou H, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella aerogenes clinical isolates from a teaching hospital in southwestern China: detailed molecular epidemiology, resistance determinants, risk factors and clinical outcomes. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Feb 19;13:577-85

MacFadden DR, Coburn B, Brinda K, et al. Using genetic distance from archived samples for the prediction of antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Mar 9)

McCann E, Sung AH, Ye G, et al. Contributing factors to the clinical and economic burden of patients with laboratory-confirmed carbapenem-nonsusceptible gram-negative respiratory infections. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Mar 9;13:761-71

Megri Y, Arastehfar A, Boekhout T, et al. Candida tropicalis is the most prevalent yeast species causing candidemia in Algeria: the urgent need for antifungal stewardship and infection control measures. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Melese A, Genet C, Andualem T. Prevalence of vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE) in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Merker M, Nikolaevskaya E, Kohl TA, et al. Multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing clades, Ukraine, 2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 4)

Miltgen G, Cholley P, Martak D, et al. Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae circulating in the Reunion Island, a French territory in the southwest Indian Ocean. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 19)

Mohamed AM, Khan MA, Faiz A, et al. Group B Streptococcus colonization, antibiotic susceptibility, and serotype distribution among Saudi pregnant women. Infect Chemother 2020 Mar;52(1):70-81

Monteiro T, Wysocka M, Tellez E, et al. A five-year retrospective study shows increasing rates of antimicrobial drug resistance in Cabo Verde for both Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 27)

Mora-Guzman I, Rubio-Perez I, Maqueda Gonzalez R, et al. Surgical site infection by carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. A challenge for today's surgeons. Cir Esp 2020 (published online Jan 21)

Morris S, Cerceo E. Trends, epidemiology, and management of multi-drug resistant gram-negative bacterial infections in the hospitalized setting. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Apr 20)

Motbainor H, Bereded F, Mulu W. Multi-drug resistance of blood stream, urinary tract and surgical site nosocomial infections of Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa among patients hospitalized at Felegehiwot referral hospital, northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Muhwa Chakaya J, marais B, du Cros P, et al. Programmatic versus personalised approaches to managing the global epidemic of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. Lancet Respir Med 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Nagvekar V, Sawant S, Amey S, et al. Prevalence of multi drug resistant gram-negative bacteria cases at admission in multispecialty hospital. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Mar 9)

Naicker SD, Mpembe RS, Maphanga TG, et al. Decreasing fluconazole susceptibility of clinical South African Cryptococcus neoformans isolates over a decade. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2020 (published online Mar 31)

Nasser M, Gayen S, Kharat AS. Prevalence of the β-lactamase and antibiotic resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Arab region. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Nteziyaremye J, Iramiot SJ, Nekaka R, et al. Asymptomatic bacteriuria among pregnant women attending antenatal care at Mbale Hospital, eastern Uganda. PLoS One 2020 (published online Mar 19)

Parikh MP, Octaria R, Kainer MA. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections and injection drug use, Tennessee, USA, 2015–2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2020;26(3)

Peretokina I, Krylova LY, Antonova OV, et al. Reduced susceptibility and resistance to bedaquiline in clinical M. tuberculosis isolates. J Infect 2020 (published online Jan 22)

Perovic O, Ismail H, Quan V, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in patients with bacteraemia at tertiary hospitals in South Africa, 2015 to 2018. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Persoon MC, Voor in’t holt AF, Wielders CCH, et al. Mortality associated with carbapenem-susceptible and Verona Integron-encoded metallo-β-lactamase-positive Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 3)

Pfaller MA, Carvalhaes CG, Smith CJ, et al. Bacterial and fungal pathogens isolated from patients with bloodstream infection: frequency of occurrence and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns from the SENTRY Antimicrobial surveillance Program (2012–2017). Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Pilmis B, Le Monnier A, Zahar JR. Gut microbiota, antibiotic therapy and antimicrobial resistance: a narrative review. Microorganisms 2020 (published online Feb 17)

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Pote ST, Sonawane MS, Rahi P, et al. Distribution of pathogenic yeasts in different clinical samples: their identification, antifungal susceptibility pattern, and cell invasion assays. Infect Drug Resist 2020 Apr 20;13:1133-45

Precit MR, Kauber K, Glover WA, et al. Statewide surveillance of carbapenemase-producing carbapenem-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species in Washington state, October 2012–December 2017. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Mar 20)

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Seyoum E, Bitew A, Mihret A. Distribution of Candida albicans and non-albicans Candida species isolated in different clinical samples and their in vitro antifungal susceptibity profile in Ethiopia. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 19)

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Shenoy ES, Pierce VM, Sater MRA, et al. Community-acquired in name only: a cluster of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a burn intensive care unit and beyond. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Feb 28)

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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

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Vesty A, McAuliffe G, Roberts S, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in Mycoplasma genitalium in community and sexual health clinic patients, Auckland, New Zealand. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 7)

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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)

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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

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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)

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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)

Budhram DR, Mac S, Bielecki JM, et al. Health outcomes attributable to carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Oct 22)

Buetti N, Wassilew N, Rion V, et al. Emergence of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in Switzerland: a nation-wide survey. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Jan 17)

Burillo A, Munoz P, Bouza E. Risk stratification for multidrug-resistant gram-negative infections in ICU patients. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 24)

Burnham JP, Feldman MF, Calix JJ, et al. Seasonal changes in the prevalence of antibiotic-susceptible Acinetobactercalcoaceticus-baumannii complex isolates results in increased multidrug resistance rates during winter months. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 22)

Bush KR, Ellison J, Hearn K, et al. A comparison of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)–producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections in Alberta using a provincial surveillance system. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Feb 18)

Bushuven S, Dietz A, Bushuven S, et al. Interprofessional perceptions and emotional impact of multidrug-resistant organisms: a qualitative study. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Mar 6)

Butler DA, Biagi M, Tan X, et al. Multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii: resistance by any other name would still be hard to treat. Curr Infect Dis Rep 2019 (published online Nov 16)

Cameron JK, Hall L, Tong SYC, et al. Incidence of community onset MRSA in Australia: least reported where it is most prevalent. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Feb 12)

Campbell D, Bowen A, Bhatnagar A, et al. Identification and characterization of Shigella with decreased susceptibility to azithromycin in the United States, 2005 to 2014. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Dec 19)

Cannas A, Butera O, Gualano G, et al. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in a referral center In Rome: 2011–2016. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Oct 18;12:3275-81

Carvalho G, Forestier C, Mathias JD. Antibiotic resilience: a necessary concept to complement antibiotic resistance? Proc Biol Sci 2019 (published online Dec 4)

Chamieh A, Nawfal TD, Ballouz T, et al. Control and elimination of extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumanii in an intensive care unit. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Aug 30)

Chang AY, Scheel A, Dewyer A, et al. Prevalence, clinical features and antibiotic susceptibility of group A Streptococcal skin infections in schoolchildren in urban western and northern Uganda. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 (published online Sep 16)

Chatterjee P, Kanungo S, Bhattacharya SK, et al. Mapping cholera outbreaks and antibiotic resistant Vibrio cholerae in India: an assessment of existing data and a scoping review of the literature. Vaccine 2019 (published online Dec 26)

Chen HH, Stringer A, Eguale T, et al. Impact of antibiotic resistance on treatment of pneumococcal disease in Ethiopia: an agent-based modeling simulation. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019 (published online Sep 16)

Chen PY, Chuang YC, Wang JT, et al. Predictors for vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecium transforming from colonization to infection: a case control study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Dec 2)

Chiotos K, Hayes M, Gerber JS, et al. Treatment of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections in children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2019 (published online Dec 21)

Choi JK, Yoo JH. Increasing antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli makes antimicrobial stewardship more important. J Korean Med Sci 2019 Sep 2;34(34)

Chopra S, Rizvi M. Antimicrobial resistance in low and middle income countries. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 11)

Chotiprasitsakul D, Srichatrapimuk S, Kirdlarp S, et al. Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: a 5-year experience at a tertiary care hospital. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Feb 20;12:461-8

Chowdhury AS, Call DR, Broschat SL. Antimicrobial resistance prediction for gram-negative bacteria via game theory-based feature evaluation. Sci Rep 2019 (published online Oct 9)

Chua AQ, Kwa AL, Tan TY, et al. Ten-year narrative review on antimicrobial resistance in Singapore. Singapore Med J 2019 Aug;60(8):387-96

Chua KYL, Stewardson AJ. Individual and community predictors of urinary ceftriaxone-resistant Escherichia coli isolates, Victoria, Australia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Feb 12)

Cienfuegos-Gallet AV, Ocampo de Los Rios A, Sierra Viana P, et al. Risk factors and survival of patients infected with carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in a KPC endemic setting: a case-control and cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 7)

Cilloniz C, Dominedo C, Torres A. An overview of guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia caused by multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 19)

Cole MJ, Quinten C, Jacobssen S, et al. The European gonococcal antimicrobial surveillance programme (Euro-GASP) appropriately reflects the antimicrobial resistance situation for Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the European Union/European Economic Area. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Dec 10)

Collignon P, Beggs JJ. Socioeconomic enablers for contagion: factors impelling the antimicrobial resistance epidemic. Antibiotics 2019 (published online Jun 30)

Colson AR, Megiddo I, Alvarez-Uria G, et al. Quantifying uncertainty about future antimicrobial resistance: comparing structured expert judgment and statistical forecasting methods. PLoS One 2019 (published online Jul 5)

Contreras GA, Munita JM, Arias CA. Novel strategies for the management of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal infections. Curr Infect Dis Rep 2019 May 22;21(7):22

Cooley L, Teng J. Anaerobic resistance: should we be worried? Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 20)

Cui J, Liang Z, Mo Z, et al. The species distribution, antimicrobial resistance and risk factors for poor outcome of coagulase-negative staphylococci bacteraemia in China. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Apr 24)

Dadashi M, Hajikhani B, Darban-Sarokhalil D, et al. Mupirocin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Aug 20)

Dadgostar P. Antimicrobial resistance: implications and costs. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Dec 20;12:3903-10

Dadu A, Hovhannesyan A, Ahmedov S, et al. Drug-resistant tuberculosis in eastern Europe and central Asia: a time-series analysis of routine surveillance data. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 26)

D’Agata EMC, Geffert SF, McTavish R, et al. Acquisition of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in the absence of antimicrobial exposure: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Jul 29)

Dantas LF, Dalmas B, Andrade RM, et al. Predicting acquisition of carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative pathogens in intensive care units. J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Apr 27)

Das B, Verma J, Kumar P, et al. Antibiotic resistance in Vibrio cholerae: understanding the ecology of resistance genes and mechanisms. Vaccine 2019 (published online Jul 2)

David S, Reuter S, Harris SR, et al. Epidemic of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in Europe is driven by nosocomial spread. Nat Microbiol 2019 (published online Jul 29)

Deksissa T, Gebremedhin EZ. A cross-sectional study of enteric fever among febrile patients at Ambo hospital: prevalence, risk factors, comparison of Widal test and stool culture and antimicrobials susceptibility pattern of isolates. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 27)

del Barrio-Tofino E, Zamorano L, Cortes-Lara S, et al. Spanish nationwide survey on Pseudomonas aeruginosa antimicrobial resistance mechanisms and epidemiology. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Apr 15)

de la Cruz-Hernandez I, Cornejo-Juarez P, Tellez-Miranda O, et al. Microbiology and prevalence of E2SKAPE-resistant strains in catheter-related bloodstream infections in patients with cancer. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Aug 5)

Del Giacomo P, Losito AR, Tumbarello M. The role of carbapenem-resistant pathogens in cSSTI and how to manage them. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 14)

Del Prete R, Ronga L, Addati G, et al. Trends in Klebsiella pneumoniae strains isolated from the bloodstream in a teaching hospital in southern Italy. Infez Med 2019 Mar 1;27(1):17-25

DeMarsh M, Bookstaver PB, Gordon C, et al. Prediction of sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim resistance in community-onset urinary tract infections. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Nov 1)

Demir M, Kazanasmaz H. Uropathogens and antibiotic resistance in the community and hospital-induced urinary tract infected children. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Jul 21)

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De Socio GV, Rubbioni P, Botta D, et al. Measurement and prediction of antimicrobial resistance in bloodstream infections by ESKAPE and Escherichia coli pathogens. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online May 18)

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Deyi VYM, Lare MS, Burette A, et al. Update of primary Helicobacter pylori resistance to antimicrobials in Brussels, Belgium. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 30)

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Dong HV, Klausner JD. Neisseria gonorrhoeae resistance driven by antibiotic use. Nat Rev Urol 2019 (published online Jun 10)

Dong HV, Pham LQ, Nguyen HT, et al. Decreased cephalosporin susceptibility of oropharyngeal Neisseria species in antibiotic-using men-who-have-sex-with-men of Hanoi, Vietnam. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online May 3)

Donker T, Smieszek T, Henderson KL, et al. Using hospital network-based surveillance for antimicrobial resistance as a more robust alternative to self-reporting. PLoS One 2019 (published online Jul 25)

Donkor ES, Horlortu PZ, Dayie NTKD, et al. Community acquired urinary tract infections among adults in Accra, Ghana. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Jul 11;12:2059-67

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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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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)

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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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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)

Wattal C, Goel N. Pediatric blood cultures and antibiotic resistance: an overview. Indian J Pediatr 2019 (published online Dec 21)

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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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Woldemariam HK, Geleta DA, Tulu KD, et al. Common uropathogens and their antibiotic susceptibility pattern among diabetic patients. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 10)

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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Yagoub U, Al Qahtani B, Al Hariri I, et al. Antibiotic resistance: a hospital-based multicenter study in Tabuk city, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Infect Drug Resist 2019 Jun 28;12:1815-25

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

Bazzo ML, Golfetto L, Gaspar PC, et al. First nationwide antimicrobial susceptibility surveillance for Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Brazil, 2015–16. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Apr 4)

Bharadwaj R, Robinson ML, Balasubramanian U, et al. Drug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae colonization is associated with healthcare utilization and antimicrobial use among inpatients in Pune, India. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 4)

Bianco A, Capano MS, Mascaro V, et al. Prospective surveillance of healthcare-associated infections and patterns of antimicrobial resistance of pathogens in an Italian intensive care unit. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Apr 3)

Birgand G, Castro-Sanchez E, Hansen S, et al. Comparison of governance approaches for the control of antimicrobial resistance: analysis of three European countries. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Feb 20)

Birkegard AC, Halasa T, Toft N, et al. Send more data: a systematic review of mathematical models of antimicrobial resistance. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Sep 29)

Blandy O, Honeyford K, Gharbi M, et al. Factors that impact on the burden of Escherichia coli bacteraemia: multivariable regression analysis of 2011-2015 data from west London. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Nov 4)

Blumenthal KG, Lu N, Zhang Y, et al. Risk of meticillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Clostridium difficile in patients with a documented penicillin allergy: population based matched cohort study. BMJ 2018 (published online Jun 27)

Bojang A, Camara B, Cox IJ, et al. Long-term impact of oral azithromycin taken by Gambian women during labour on prevalence and antibiotic susceptibility of S. pneumoniae and S. aureus in their infants: follow up of a randomized clinical trial. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 28)

Bordier M, Binot A, Pauchard Q, et al. Antibiotic resistance in Vietnam: moving towards a One Health surveillance system. BMC Public Health 2018 (published online Sep 24)

Bowler PG. Antibiotic resistance and biofilm tolerance: a combined threat in the treatment of chronic infections. J Wound Care 2018 (published online May 8)

Boyd DA, Mataseje LF, Pelude L, et al. Results from the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program for detection of carbapenemase-producing Acinetobacter spp. in Canadian hospitals, 2010–16. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 12)

Britt NS, Ritchie DJ, Kollef MH, et al. Clinical epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant gram-negative sepsis among hospitalized patients: shifting burden of disease? Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Apr 26)

Britto CD, Wong VK, Dougan G, et al. A systematic review of antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi, the etiological agent of typhoid. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 (published online Oct 11)

Brosh-Nissimov T, Navon-Venezia S, Keller N, et al. Risk analysis of antimicrobial resistance in outpatient urinary tract infections of young healthy adults. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 23)

Bryce A, Costelloe C, Wootton M, et al. Comparison of risk factors for, and prevalence of, antibiotic resistance in contaminating and pathogenic urinary Escherichia coli in children in primary care: prospective cohort study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 29)

Buder S, Dudareva S, Jansen K, et al. Antimicrobial resistance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Germany: low levels of cephalosporin resistance, but high azithromycin resistance. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jan 17)

Buil JB, Snelders E, Denardi LB, et al. Trends in azole resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus, the Netherlands, 1994–2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 4)

Burnham JP, Olsen MA, Kollef MH. Re-estimating annual deaths due to multidrug-resistant organism infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Nov 22)

Cai K, Wang Y, Guo Z, et al. Clinical characteristics and antimicrobial resistance of pneumococcal isolates of pediatric invasive pneumococcal disease in China. Infect Drug Resist 2018 Nov 26;11:2461-9

Calado J, Castro R, Lopes A, et al. Antimicrobial resistance and molecular characteristics of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from MSM. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 6)

Cassini A, Diaz Hogberg L, Plachouras D, et al. Attributable deaths and disability-adjusted life-years caused by infections with antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the EU and the European Economic Area in 2015: a population-level modelling analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 5)

Cambau E, Saunderson P, Matsuoka M, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in leprosy: results of the first prospective open survey conducted by a WHO surveillance network for the period 2009-2015. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Feb 26)

Catry B, Latour K, Bruyndonckx, et al. Characteristics of the antibiotic regimen that affect antimicrobial resistance in urinary pathogens. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jun 18)

Caudell MA, Mair C, Subbiah M, et al. Identification of risk factors associated with carriage of resistant Escherichia coli in three culturally diverse ethnic groups in Tanzania: a biological and socioeconomic analysis. Lancet Planet Health 2018 Nov;2(11):e489-97

Chang J, Wu H, Wang H, et al. Prevalence and antibiotic resistance of bacteria isolated from the cerebrospinal fluid of neurosurgical patients at Peking Union Medical College Hospital. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Mar 20)

Chatterjee A, Moderai M, Naylor NR, et al. Quantifying drivers of antibiotic resistance in humans: a systematic review. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 29)

Chen Z, Xu Z, Wu H, et al. The impact of carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa on clinical and economic outcomes in a Chinese tertiary care hospital: a propensity score–matched analysis. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Dec 14)

Chiang CH, Pan SC, Yang TS, et al. Healthcare-associated infections in intensive care units in Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan: recent trends based on national surveillance reports. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 7)

Chiotos K, Tamma PD, Flett KB, et al. Increased 30-day mortality associated with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in children. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 10)

Chow NA, Gade L, Tsay SV, et al. Multiple introductions and subsequent transmission of multidrug-resistant Candida auris in the USA: a molecular epidemiological analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 4)

Clifton S, Bolt H, Mohammed H, et al. Prevalence of and factors associated with MDR Neisseria gonorrhoeae in England and Wales between 2004 and 2015: analysis of annual cross-sectional surveillance surveys. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 30)

Collignon P, Beggs JJ, Walsh TR, et al. Anthropological and socioeconomic factors contributing to global antimicrobial resistance: a univariate and multivariable analysis. Lancet Planet Health 2018 (published online Sep 1)

Coppry M, Jeanne-Leroyer C, Noize P, et al. Antibiotics associated with acquisition of carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in ICUs: a multicentre nested case–case–control study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 29)

Correa AAF, Fortaleza CMCB. Incidence and predictors of health care–associated infections among patients colonized with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Sep 29)

Crichton H, O’Connell N, Rabie H, et al. Neonatal and paediatric bloodstream infections: pathogens, antimicrobial resistance patterns and prescribing practice at Khayelitsha District Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa. S Afr Med J 2018 Feb 1;108(2):99-104

Cusini A, Herren D, Butikofer L, et al. Intra-hospital differences in antibiotic use correlate with antimicrobial resistance rate in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae: a retrospective observational study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jul 28)

Danino D, Givon-Lavi N, Ben-Shimol S, et al. Understanding the evolution of antibiotic-nonsusceptible pneumococcal nasopharyngeal colonization following pneumococcal conjugate vaccines implementation in young children. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 29)

da Silveira M, Porangaba da Silva L, Pedrosa de Oliveira Emidio Z, et al. Weather, climate control, and imipenem-resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii: an ecological approach. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Aug 2)

Davoudi-Monfared E, Khalili H. The threat of carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria in a Middle East region. Infect Drug Resist 2018 (published online Oct 17)

Day MJ, Spiteri G, Jacobsson S, et al. Stably high azithromycin resistance and decreasing ceftriaxone susceptibility in Neisseria gonorrhoeae in 25 European countries, 2016. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 3)

Denisuik AJ, Garbutt LA, Golden AR, et al. Antimicrobial-resistant pathogens in Canadian ICUs: results of the CANWARD 2007 to 2016 study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Nov 29)

Dickstein Y, Lellouche J, Ben Dalak Amar M, et al. Treatment outcomes of colistin and carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infections: an exploratory subgroup analysis of a randomized clinical trial. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 20)

Divala TH, Corbett EL, Stagg HR, et al. Effect of the duration of antimicrobial exposure on the development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) for macrolide antibiotics: protocol for a systematic review with a network meta-analysis. Syst Rev 2018 (published online Dec 23)

Dossim S, Bonnin RA, Salou M, et al. Occurence of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Togo, West Africa. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Nov 24)

Eckmann C, Rojas LJ, Lyon S. Know your enemy: managing resistant gram-negative infections. Future Microbiol 2018 (published online Oct 12)

Ekwanzala MD, Dewar JB, Kamika I, et al. Systematic review in South Africa reveals antibiotic resistance genes shared between clinical and environmental settings. Infect Drug Resist 2018 (published online Oct 17)

El Haddad L, Harb CP, Gebara MA, et al. A systematic and critical review of bacteriophage therapy against multi-drug resistant ESKAPE organisms in humans. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 3)

El Sokkary RH, Ramadan RA, El-Shabrawy M, et al. Community acquired pneumonia among adult patients at an Egyptian university hospital: bacterial etiology, susceptibility profile and evaluation of the response to initial empiric antibiotic therapy. Infect Drug Resist 2018 Nov 2;11:2141-50

Escandon P, Chow NA, Caceres DH, et al. Molecular epidemiology of Candida auris in Colombia reveals a highly-related, country-wide colonization with regional patterns in amphotericin B resistance. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 16)

Eshetie S, Alebel A, Wagnew F, et al. Current treatment of multidrug resistant tuberculosis in Ethiopia: an aggregated and individual patients’ data analysis for outcome and effectiveness of the current regimens. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 27)

Espenhain L, Jorgensen SB, Leegaard TM, et al. Travel to Asia is a strong predictor for carriage of cephalosporin resistant E. coli and Klebsiella spp. but does not explain everything; prevalence study at a Norwegian hospital 2014–2016. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 29)

Fan Q, Ming W, Yip W, et al. Cost-effectiveness of bedaquiline or delamanid plus background regimen for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in a high-income intermediate burden city of China. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 17)

Ferranti M, Schiaroli E, Palmieri MI, et al. Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae isolates resistant to last-line antibiotics in an Italian general hospital. New Microbiol 2018 (published online Sep 25)

Ferstl PG, Muller M, Filmann N, et al. Noninvasive screening identifies patients at risk for spontaneous bacterial peritonitis caused by multidrug-resistant organisms. Infect Drug Resist 2018 Nov 2;11:2047-61

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Suetens C, Latour K, Karki T, et al. Prevalence of healthcare-associated infections, estimated incidence and composite antimicrobial resistance index in acute care hospitals and long-term care facilities: results from two European point prevalence surveys, 2016 to 2017. Euro Surveill 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Sultana R, Sarkar PC, Khan J, et al. Prevalence of multi-drug resistance pattern of Escherichia coli in different ages and gender of urinary tract infected patients. Microbiol Res J Int 2018;24(2)

Suzuk Yildiz S, Kaskatepe B, Simsek H, et al. High rate of colistin and fosfomycin resistance among carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Turkey. Acta Microbiol Immunol Hung 2018 (published online Nov 7)

Tabak YP, Sung AH, Ye G, et al. Attributable clinical and economic burden of carbapenem-nonsusceptible gram-negative infections in patients hospitalized with complicated urinary tract infections. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Nov 29)

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

Tam PYI, Musicha P, Kawaza K, et al. Emerging resistance to empiric antimicrobial regimens for pediatric bloodstream infections in Malawi (1998-2017). Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 1)

Tebano G, la Martire G, Sarmento N, et al. Antibiotic resistance in Timor-Leste: a systematic review of evidence. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 22)

Teerawattanapong N, Panich P, Kulpokin D, et al. A systematic review of the burden of multidrug-resistant healthcare-associated infections among intensive care unit patients in Southeast Asia: the rise of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Mar 27)

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)

Tian X, Sun S, Jia X, et al. Epidemiology of and risk factors for infection with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: results of a double case–control study. Infect Drug Resist 2018 (published online Aug 29)

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)

Tomczyk S, Zanichelli V, Grayson ML, et al. Control of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, Acinetobacter baumannii, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in healthcare facilities: a systematic review and reanalysis of quasi-experimental studies. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 23)

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

Torumkuney D, Pertseva T, Bratus E, et al. Results from the Survey of Antibiotic Resistance (SOAR) 2014–16 in Ukraine and the Slovak Republic. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Apr 11;73(suppl 5):28-35

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)

van de Peppel RJ, van der Beek MT, Visser LG, et al. Managing invasive aspergillosis in haematological patients in the era of resistance PCR and increasing triazole resistance: a modelling study of different strategies. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Nov 2)

van Prehn J, van Triest MI, Altorf-van der Kuil W, et al. Third-generation cephalosporin and carbapenem resistance in Streptococcus mitis/oralis. Results from a nationwide registry in the Netherlands. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Dec 4)

Vihta KD, Stoesser N, Llewelyn MJ, et al. Trends over time in Escherichia coli bloodstream infections, urinary tract infections, and antibiotic susceptibilities in Oxfordshire, UK, 1998–2016: a study of electronic health records. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 17)

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)

Waller TA, Pantin SAL, Yenior AL, et al. Urinary tract infection antibiotic resistance in the United States. Prim Care 2018 Sep;45(3):455-66

Wang S, Han LZ, Ni YX, et al. Changes in antimicrobial susceptibility of commonly clinically significant isolates before and after the interventions on surgical prophylactic antibiotics (SPAs) in Shanghai. Braz J Microbiol 2018 (published online Feb 12)

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)

Whistler T, Sapchookul P, McCormick DW, et al. Epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance of invasive non-typhoidal Salmonellosis in rural Thailand from 2006-2014. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 (published online Aug 6)

Wieland K, Chhatwal P, Vongerg RP. Nosocomial outbreaks caused by Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa: results of a systematic review. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Feb 2)

Wiklund S, Ortqvist A, Berlin A, et al. Experiences and consequences of living with extended-spectrum β-lactamase–producing bacteria: a qualitative study. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Jun 19)

Wilson RE, Hill RLR, Chalker VJ, et al. Antibiotic susceptibility of Legionella pneumophila strains isolated in England and Wales 2007–17. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jul 24)

Wiskirchen DE, Wu U, Summa M, et al. Inpatient antibiotic resistance: everyone's problem. J Fam Pract 2018 Feb;67(2):E1-11

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Yahiaoui RY, Bootsma HJ, den Heijer CDJ, et al. Distribution of serotypes and patterns of antimicrobial resistance among commensal Streptococcus pneumoniae in nine European countries. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 29)

Yamamoto Y, Kawahara R, Fujiya Y, et al. Wide dissemination of colistin-resistant Escherichia coli with the mobile resistance gene mcr in healthy residents in Vietnam. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 31)

Yan J, Xue J, Chen Y, et al. Increasing prevalence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to ceftriaxone and resistance to azithromycin in Hangzhou, China (2015–17). J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 16)

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)

Yoo JH. The infinity war: how to cope with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. J Korean Med Sci 2018 Oct 1;33(40)

Yu G, Baeder DY, Regoes RR, et al. Predicting drug resistance evolution: insights from antimicrobial peptides and antibiotics. Proc Biol Sci 2018 (published online Mar 14)

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Zhang Z, Chen M, Yu Y, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility among gram-positive and gram-negative blood-borne pathogens collected between 2012-2016 as part of the Tigecycline Evaluation and Surveillance Trial. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Dec 13)

Zhu Q, Yue Y, Zhu L, et al. Epidemiology and microbiology of gram-positive bloodstream infections in a tertiary-care hospital in Beijing, China: a 6-year retrospective study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Sep 3)

Zignol M, Cabibbe AM, Dean AS, et al. Genetic sequencing for surveillance of drug resistance in tuberculosis in highly endemic countries: a multi-country population-based surveillance study. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 22)

Zumla A, Azhar EI, Hui DS, et al. Global spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and mass-gathering religious events. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 May;18(5):488-90

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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

Doernberg SB, Lodise TP, Thaden JT, et al. Gram-positive bacterial infections: research priorities, accomplishments, and future directions of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 2)

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)

Doll M, Masroor N, Major Y, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae at a low prevalence tertiary care center: patient-level risk factors and implications for an infection prevention strategy. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online May 29)

Drum BE, Collinsworth K, Arnold BD, et al. Hospital-onset bloodstream infection rates after discontinuing active surveillance cultures for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a regional burn center. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 Mar;38(3):371-2

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)

El Moujaber G, Osman M, Rafei R, et al. Molecular mechanisms and epidemiology of resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae in the Middle East region. J Med Microbiol 2017 (published online Jun 26)

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)

Farmakiotis D, Kontoyiannis DP. Epidemiology of antifungal resistance in human pathogenic yeasts: current viewpoint and practical recommendations for management. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jun 29)

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)

Flokas ME, Karageorgos SA, Detsis M, et al. Vancomycin-resistant enterococci colonisation, risk factors and risk for infection among hospitalised paediatric patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Mar 20)

Flokas ME, Karanika S, Alevizakos M, et al. Prevalence of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in pediatric bloodstream infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLOS One 2017 (published online Jan 31)

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

Founou RC, Founou LL, Essack SY. Clinical and economic impact of antibiotic resistance in developing countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One 2017 (published online Dec 21)

Friedman ND, Carmeli Y, Walton AL, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: a strategic roadmap for infection control. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol (published online Mar 15)

Gandra S, Trett A, Klein EY, et al. Is antimicrobial resistance a bigger problem in tertiary care hospitals than in small community hospitals in the United States? Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 4)

Geladari A, Karampatakis T, Antachopoulos C, et al. Epidemiological surveillance of multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria in a solid organ transplantation department. Transpl Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 5)

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)

Goto M, McDanel JS, Jones MM, et al. Antimicrobial nonsusceptibility of gram-negative bloodstream isolates, Veterans Health Administration System, United States, 2003–2013. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 16)

Gurieva T, Dautzenberg MJD, Gniadkowski M, et al. The transmissibility of antibiotic-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in intensive care units. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 15)

Hamdy RF, Hsu AJ, Stockmann C, et al. Epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in children. Pediatrics 2017 (published online May 5)

Harnvoravongchai P, Pipatthana M, Chankhamhaengdecha S, et al. Insights into drug resistance mechanisms in Clostridium difficile. Essays Biochem 2017 Mar 3;61(1):81-9

He X, Xie M, Li S, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in bacterial pathogens among hospitalized children with community acquired lower respiratory tract infections in Dongguan, China (2011–2016). BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 11)

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

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

Brown AC, Grass JE, Richarson LC, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella that caused foodborne disease outbreaks: United States, 2003–2012. Epidemiol Infect 2016 (published online Dec 6)

Bryce A, Costelloe C, Hawcroft C, et al. Faecal carriage of antibiotic resistant Escherichia coli in asymptomatic children and associations with primary care antibiotic prescribing: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Jul 25)

Bryce A, Hay AD, Lane IF, et al. Global prevalence of antibiotic resistance in paediatric urinary tract infections caused by Escherichia coli and association with routine use of antibiotics in primary care: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ 2016 (published online Mar 15)

Carroll M, Rangaiahagari A, Musabeyezu E, et al. Five-year antimicrobial susceptibility trends among bacterial isolates from a tertiary health-care facility in Kigali, Rwanda. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 (published online Oct 31)

Castanheira M, Mendes RE, Jones RN, et al. Changes in the frequencies of β-lactamase genes among Enterobacteriaceae isolates in U.S. hospitals, 2012 to 2014: activity of ceftazidime-avibactam tested against β-lactamase-producing isolates. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 Aug;60(8):4770-7

Castro-Sanchez E, Moore LSP, Husson F, et al. What are the factors driving antimicrobial resistance? Perspectives from a public event in London, England. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 2)

Cerceo E, Deitelzweig SB, Sherman BM, et al. Multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacterial infections in the hospital setting: overview, implications for clinical practice, and emerging treatment options. Microb Drug Resist 2016 (published online Feb 11)

Choi IS, Lee YJ, Wi YM, et al. Predictors of mortality in patients with extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii pneumonia receiving colistin therapy. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 Aug;48(2):175-80

Chong J, Quach C, Blanchard AC, et al. Molecular epidemiology of vancomycin-intermediate heteroresistant Staphylococcus epidermidis outbreak in the neonatal intensive care unit. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 (published online Jul 11)

Clock SA, Ferng YH, Tabibi S, et al. Colonization with antimicrobial-resistant gram-negative bacilli at neonatal Intensive Care Unit discharge. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2016 (published online Mar 28)

Damavandi MS, Gholipour A, Latif Pour M. Prevalence of class D carbapenemases among extended-spectrum β-lactamases producing Escherichia coli isolates from educational hospitals in Shahrekord. J Clin Diagn Res 2016 May;10(5):DC01-5

Date KA, Newton AE, Medalla F, et al. Changing patterns in enteric fever incidence and increasing antibiotic resistance of enteric fever isolates in the United States, 2008–2012. Clin Infect Dis 2016 Aug;63(3):322-9

Dekker D, Wolters M, Mertens E, et al. Antibiotic resistance and clonal diversity of invasive Staphylococcus aureus in the rural Ashanti Region, Ghana. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 29)

de Maio Carrilho CMD, Marques de Oliveira L, Gaudereto J, et al. A prospective study of treatment of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections and risk factors associated with outcome. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 3)

de Smalen AW, Ghorab H, Abd El Ghany M, et al. Refugees and antimicrobial resistance: a systematic review. Travel Med Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 2)

Dickstein Y, Geffen Y, Andreassen S, et al. Predicting antibiotic resistance in urinary tract infection patients with prior urine cultures. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 Aug;60(8):4717-21

Elbadawi LI, Borlaug G, Gundlach KM, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae transmission in health care facilities-Wisconsin, February-May 2015. MMWR 2016 Sep 2;65(34):906-9

El Kary N, El Rassy E, Azar N, et al. Ciprofloxacin and imipenem resistance and cross-resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a single institution experience. Am J Infect Control 2016 (published online Jul 21)

Escandon-Vargas K, Reyes S, Gutierrez S, et al. The epidemiology of carbapenemases in Latin America and the Caribbean. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2016 (published online Dec 3)

Faour Kassem D, Hoffmann Y, Shahar N, et al. Multidrug-resistant pathogens in hospitalized Syrian children. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 12)

Fernandez J, Bert F, Nicolas-Chanoine MH. The challenges of multidrug resistance in hepatology. J Hepatol 2016 (published online Aug 17)

Flokas ME, Detsis M, Alevizakos M, et al. Prevalence of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in paediatric urinary tract infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Infect 2016 (published online Jul 27)

Folgori L, Bernaschi P, Piga S, et al. Healthcare-associated infections in pediatric and neonatal intensive care units: impact of underlying risk factors and antimicrobial resistance on 30-day case-fatality in Italy and Brazil. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 (published online Aug 11)

Friedman ND, Temkin E, Carmeli Y. The negative impact of antibiotic resistance. Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 May;22(5):416-22

Fukunaga BT, Sumida WK, Taira DA, et al. Hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia related to Medicare antibiotic prescriptions: a state-level analysis. Hawaii J Med Public Health 2016 Oct;75(10):303-9

Gandra S, Mojica N, Klein EY, et al. Trends in antibiotic resistance among major bacterial pathogens isolated from blood cultures tested at a large private laboratory network in India, 2008-2014. Int J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Aug 10)

Ghanem Kraiem A, Zorgani A, Elahmer O, et al. Carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacilli in Tripoli, Libya. Am J Infect Control 2016 (published online Jul 27)

Giamarellou H. Epidemiology of infections caused by polymyxin-resistant pathogens. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 (published online Nov 10)

Goodman KE, Simner PJ, Tamma PD, et al. Infection control implications of heterogeneous resistance mechanisms in carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE). Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2016 Jan;14(1):95-108

Grundmann H, Glasner C, Albiger B, et al. Occurrence of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli in the European survey of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (EuSCAPE): a prospective, multinational study. Lancet Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 17)

Guillard T, Pons S, Roux D, et al. Antibiotic resistance and virulence: understanding the link and its consequences for prophylaxis and therapy. Bioessays 2016 Jul;38(7):682-93

Guo H, Qin J, Xiang J. Surveillance for and susceptibility of Acinetobacter baumannii in a large hospital and burn center in Shanghai, China, 2007-2013. Am J Infect Control 2016 (published online Aug 17)

Gutierrez-Gutierrez B, Perez-Galera S, Salamanca E, et al. A multinational, preregistered cohort study of β-lactam/β-lactamase inhibitor combinations for treatment of bloodstream infections due to extended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 Jul;60(7):4159-69

Hammer KL, Stoessel A, Justo JA, et al. Association between chronic hemodialysis and bloodstream infections caused by chromosomally mediated AmpC-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Am J Infect Control 2016 (published online Aug 4)

Hamprecht A, Rohde AM, Behnke M, et al. Colonization with third-generation cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae on hospital admission: prevalence and risk factors. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 (published online Jun 17)

Han JH, Goldstein EJC, Wise J, et al. Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in a network of long-term acute care hospitals. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 24)

Hefzy EM, Hassuna NA. Fluoroquinolone-resistant sequence type 131 subgroups O25b and O16 among extraintestinal Escherichia coli Isolates from community-acquired urinary tract infections. Microb Drug Resist 2016 (published online May 23)

Holmes AH, Moore LS, Sundsfjord A, et al. Understanding the mechanisms and drivers of antimicrobial resistance. Lancet 2016 Jan 9;387(10014):176-87

Holubar M, Meng l, Deresinski S. Bacteremia due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: new therapeutic approaches. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2016 Jun;30(2):491-507

Hsu C, Tsai J, Ku M, et al. Antimicrobial resistance and diagnostic imaging in infants younger Than 2 months old hospitalized with a first febrile urinary tract infection: a population-based comparative study. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016 Aug;35(8):840-5

Huang Z, Pan H, Zhang P, et al. Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli in Shanghai, China. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016 Aug;35(8):835-9

Huebner NO, Dittman K, Henck V, et al. Epidemiology of multidrug resistant bacterial organisms and Clostridium difficile in German hospitals in 2014: results from a nationwide one-day point prevalence of 329 German hospitals. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 2)

Hwang AY, Gums JG. The emergence and evolution of antimicrobial resistance: impact on a global scale. Bioorg Med Chem 2016 (published online Apr 13)

Investigators of the Delhi Neonatal Infection Study (DeNIS) Collaboration. Characterisation and antimicrobial resistance of sepsis pathogens in neonates born in tertiary care centres in Delhi, India: a cohort study. Lancet Glob Health 2016 Oct;4(10):e752-60

Irrgang A, Roschanski N, Tenhagen BA, et al. Prevalence of mcr-1 in E. coli from livestock and food in Germany, 2010–2015. PLoS One 2016 (published online Jul 25)

Jamal WY, Rotimi VO. Surveillance of antibiotic resistance among hospital- and community-acquired toxigenic Clostridium difficile isolates over 5-year period in Kuwait. PLoS One 2016 Aug 18;11(8):e0161411

Jayol A, Poirel L, Dortet L, et al. National survey of colistin resistance among carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae and outbreak caused by colistin-resistant OXA-48-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae, France, 2014. Euro Surveill 2016 Sep 15;21(37)

Judd WR, Ratliff PD, Hickson RP, et al. Clinical and economic impact of meropenem resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa–infected patients. Am J Infect Control 2016 (published online Jun 16)

Kabwe M, Tembo J, Chilukutu L, et al. Etiology, antibiotic resistance and risk factors for neonatal sepsis in a large referral center in Zambia. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016 Jul;35(7):e191-98

Karam G, Chastre J, Wilcox MH, et al. Antibiotic strategies in the era of multidrug resistance. Crit Care 2016 Jun 22;20(1):136

Karanika S, Karantanos T, Arvanitis M, et al. Fecal colonization with extended-spectrum beta-lactamase–producing Enterobacteriaceae and risk factors among healthy individuals: a systematic review and metaanalysis. Clin Infect Dis 2016 Aug;63(3):310-8

Karlowsky JA, Biedenbach DJ, Bouchillon SK, et al. In vitro activity of ceftaroline against bacterial pathogens isolated from skin and soft tissue infections in Europe, Russia and Turkey in 2012: results from the Assessing Worldwide Antimicrobial Resistance Evaluation (AWARE) surveillance programme. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 Jan;71(1):162-9

Kline KE, Shover J, Kallen AJ, et al. Investigation of first identified mcr-1 gene in an isolate from a U.S. patient—Pennsylvania, 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2016 (published online Sep 9)

Konca C, Tekin M, Uckardes F, et al. An overview of antibacterial resistance patterns of pediatric community-acquired urinary infections. Pediatr Int 2016 (published online Aug 20)

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Laxminarayan R, Chaudhury RR. Antibiotic resistance in India: drivers and opportunities for action. PLoS Med 2016 (published online Mar 2)

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Moremi N, Claus H, Mshana SE. Antimicrobial resistance pattern: a report of microbiological cultures at a tertiary hospital in Tanzania. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 13)

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Otter JA, Dyakova E, Bisnauthsing KN, et al. Universal hospital admission screening for carbapenemase-producing organisms in a low-prevalence setting. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 (published online Aug 11)

Parajuli NP, Maharjan P, Joshi G, et al. Emerging perils of extended spectrum β-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates in a teaching hospital of Nepal. Biomed Res Int 2016 (published online Dec 29)

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Reus Rodrigues Perez L, Rodrigues D, Dias C. Can carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae susceptibility results obtained from surveillance cultures predict the susceptibility of a clinical carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae? Am J Infect Control 2016 Aug 1;44(8):953-5

Reveles KR, Duhon BM, Moore RJ, et al. Epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus diabetic foot infections in a large academic hospital: implications for antimicrobial stewardship. PLoS One 2016 Aug 24;11(8)

Reyes K, Bardossy AC, Zervos M. Vancomycin-resistant Enterococci: epidemiology, infection prevention, and control. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2016 (published online Sep 19)

Rojas LJ, Salim M, Cober E, et al. Colistin resistance in carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae: laboratory detection and impact on mortality. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published Dec 10)

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Sader HS, Castanheira M, Farrell DJ, et al. Tigecycline antimicrobial activity tested against clinical bacteria from Latin American medical centres: results from SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (2011–2014). Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 Aug;48(2):144-50

Schwarz S, Johnson AP. Transferable resistance to colistin: a new but old threat. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 (published online Jun 24)

Schwartz-Neiderman A, Braun T, Fallach N, et al. Risk factors for carbapenemase-producing carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CP-CRE) acquisition among contacts of newly diagnosed CP-CRE patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 (published online Jul 25)

Shields RK, Potoski BA, Haidar G, et al. Clinical outcomes, drug toxicity and emergence of ceftazidime-avibactam resistance among patients treated for carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 13)

Shojaei L, Mohammadi M, Beigmohammadi MT, et al. Clinical response and outcome of pneumonia due to multi-drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in critically ill patients. Iran J Microbiol 2016 Oct;8(5):288-97

Spellberg B, Bonomo RA. Ceftazidime-avibactam and carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: “We're gonna need a bigger boat.” Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 13)

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Tsioutis C, Kritsotakis EI, Karageorgos S, et al. Clinical epidemiology, treatment and prognostic factors of extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill patients. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 (published online Aug 12)

Turner P, Pol S, Soeng S, et al. High prevalence of antimicrobial-resistant gram-negative colonization in hospitalized Cambodian infants. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016 Aug;35(8):856-61

Uematsu H, Yamashita K, Kunisawa S, et al. The economic burden of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in community-onset pneumonia inpatients. Am J Infect Control 2016 (published online Jul 27)

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Yoon YK, Park DW, Sohn JW, et al. Effects of inappropriate empirical antibiotic therapy on mortality in patients with healthcare-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: a propensity-matched analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Jul 15)

Yu H, Qu F, Shan B, et al. Detection of the mcr-1 colistin resistance gene in carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae from different hospitals in China. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 Aug;60(8):5033-5

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Zilahi G, Artigas A, Martin-Loeches I. What's new in multidrug-resistant pathogens in the ICU? Ann Intensive Care 2016 (published online Oct 6)

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Abat C, Desboves G, Olaitan AO, et al. Increasing burden of urinary tract infections due to intrinsic colistin-resistant bacteria in hospitals in Marseille, France. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2015 Feb;45(2):144-50

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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)

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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)

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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)

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)

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)

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

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)

He WQ, Kirk MD, Sintchenko V, et al. Antibiotic use associated with confirmed influenza, pertussis, and nontyphoidal Salmonella infections. Microb Drug Resist 2020 (published online Apr 21)

Ito A, Ishida T, Tachibana H, et al. Is antipseudomonal antibiotic treatment needed for all nursing and healthcare-associated pneumonia patients at risk for antimicrobial resistance? J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 24)

Kiel A, Catalano A, Clark CM, et al. Antibiotic prescribing in the emergency department versus primary care: implications for stewardship. J Am Pharm Assoc 2020 (published online Mar 31)

Li D, Conson M, Kim N, et al. Patient and provider characteristics and outcomes associated with outpatient antibiotic overuse in acute adult bronchitis. Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 2020 Feb3;33(2):183-7

Lund B, Cederlund A, Hultin M, et al. Effect of governmental strategies on antibiotic prescription in dentistry. Acta Odontol Scan 2020 (published online Apr 15)

Malone SM, Seigel NS, Newland JG, et al. Understanding antibiotic prophylaxis prescribing in pediatric surgical specialties. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Mathur S, Jackson C, Urus H, et al. A comparison of five paediatric dosing guidelines for antibiotics. Bull World Health Organ 2020 (published online Apr 28)

Mustafa ZU, Salman M, Rao AZ, et al. Assessment of antibiotics use for children upper respiratory tract infections: a retrospective, cross-sectional study from Pakistan. Infect Dis (Lond) 2020 (published online Apr 21)

Ozger HS, Fakioglu DM, Erbay K, et al. Inappropriate use of antibiotics effective against gram positive microorganisms despite restrictive antibiotic policies in ICUs: a prospective observational study. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 19)

Peng Z, Hayen A, Kirk MD, et al. Microbiology testing associated with antibiotic dispensing in older community-dwelling adults. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 25)

Rhee C, Kadri SS, Dekker JP, et al. Prevalence of antibiotic-resistant pathogens in culture-proven sepsis and outcomes associated with inadequate and broad-spectrum empiric antibiotic use. JAMA Netw Open 2020 (published online Apr 16)

Schuttevaer R, Brink A, Alsma J, et al. Non-adherence to antimicrobial guidelines in patients with bloodstream infection visiting the emergency department. Eur J Intern Med 2020 (published online Apr 24)

Strymish JM, O’Brien W, Itani K, et al. What is the primary driver of pre-operative vancomycin use? It’s not MRSA—or allergy. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 27)

Thamlikitkul V, Rattanaumpawan P, Sirijatuphat R, et al. Integrated one-day surveillance of antimicrobial use, antimicrobial consumption, antimicrobial resistance, healthcare-associated infection, and antimicrobial resistance burden among hospitalized patients in Thailand. J Infect 2020 (published online Apr 30)

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)

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)

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)

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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2020

Abubakar U. Antibiotic use among hospitalized patients in northern Nigeria: a multicenter point-prevalence survey. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 30)

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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 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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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)

He WQ, Kirk MD, Sintchenko V, et al. Antibiotic use associated with confirmed influenza, pertussis, and nontyphoidal Salmonella infections. Microb Drug Resist 2020 (published online Apr 21)

Hillock NT, Karnon J, Turnidge J, et al. Estimating the utilisation of unregistered antimicrobials in Australia. Infect Dis Health 2020 (published online Jan 5)

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)

Hui-Chih J, Langford B, Ha R, et al. Defining appropriate antibiotic prescribing in primary care: a modified Delphi panel approach. J Assoc Med Microbiol Infect Dis Canada 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Ito A, Ishida T, Tachibana H, et al. Is antipseudomonal antibiotic treatment needed for all nursing and healthcare-associated pneumonia patients at risk for antimicrobial resistance? J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 24)

Kabba JA, Tadesse N, James PB, et al. Knowledge, attitude and antibiotic prescribing patterns of medical doctors providing free healthcare in the outpatient departments of public hospitals in Sierra Leone: a national cross-sectional study. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Katz SE, Staub M, Ouedraogo Y, et al. Population-based assessment of patient and provider characteristics influencing pediatric outpatient antibiotic use in a high antibiotic-prescribing state. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Jan 15)

Kenyon C, Manoharan-Basil SS. Cultural drivers of antibiotic consumption in high-income countries: a global ecological analysis. Microb Drug Resist 2020 (published online Mar 17)

Kiel A, Catalano A, Clark CM, et al. Antibiotic prescribing in the emergency department versus primary care: implications for stewardship. J Am Pharm Assoc 2020 (published online Mar 31)

Kitagawa K, Sigemura K, Nomi M, et al. Use of oral third generation cephalosporins and quinolones and occurrence of antibiotic-resistant strains in the neurogenic bladder (NB) outpatient setting: a retrospective chart audit. Spinal Cord 2020 (published online Jan 21)

Knowles R, Sharland M, Hsia Y, et al. Measuring antibiotic availability and use in 20 low- and middle-income countries. Bull World Health Org 2020 Mar;98(3)

Koyama T, Hagiya H, Teratani Y, et al. Antibiotic prescriptions for Japanese outpatients with acute respiratory tract infections (2013-2015): a retrospective observational study. J Infect Chemother 2020 (published online Mar 12)

Kronenfeld N, Zilberman-Itskovich S, Lazarovitch T, et al. The impact of improper empiric usage of “anti-pseudomonals” upon admission to an acute care hospital. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Jan 2)

Kuo SC, Liu CE, Lu PL, et al. Activity of ceftolozane-tazobactam against gram-negative pathogens isolated from lower respiratory tract infections in the Asia-Pacific region: SMART 2015-2016. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2020 (published online Jan 8)

Lazo-Porras M, Prutsky GJ, Barrionuevo P, et al. World Health Organization (WHO) antibiotic regimen against other regimens for the treatment of leprosy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 20)

Lee BR, Tribble AC, Gerber JS, et al. Inappropriate antibiotic surgical prophylaxis in pediatric patients: a national point-prevalence study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Mar 4)

Li D, Conson M, Kim N, et al. Patient and provider characteristics and outcomes associated with outpatient antibiotic overuse in acute adult bronchitis. Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 2020 Feb3;33(2):183-7

Li L, Xu L, Zhu R, et al. Effect of prior receipt of antibiotics on the pathogen distribution: a retrospective observational cohort study on 27,792 patients. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 6)

Lipshaw MJ, Eckerle M, Florin TA, et al. Antibiotic use and outcomes in children in the emergency department with suspected pneumonia. Pediatrics 2020 (published online Mar 16)

Low S, Varma R, McIver R, et al. Provider attitudes to the empiric treatment of asymptomatic contacts of gonorrhoea. Sex Health 2020 (published online Mar 13)

Lund B, Cederlund A, Hultin M, et al. Effect of governmental strategies on antibiotic prescription in dentistry. Acta Odontol Scan 2020 (published online Apr 15)

Malone SM, Seigel NS, Newland JG, et al. Understanding antibiotic prophylaxis prescribing in pediatric surgical specialties. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Masich AM, Vega AD, Callahan P, et al. Antimicrobial usage at a large teaching hospital in Lusaka, Zambia. PLoS One 2020 (published online Feb 10)

Mergenhagen KA, Wattengel BA, Skelly MK, et al. Fact versus fiction: a review of the evidence behind alcohol and antibiotic interactions. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 21)

Mathur S, Jackson C, Urus H, et al. A comparison of five paediatric dosing guidelines for antibiotics. Bull World Health Organ 2020 (published online Apr 28)

Moffett BS, Lee S, Woodend K, et al. Evaluation of antimicrobial utilization in the pediatric drowning population. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2020 (published online Mar 10)

Monroig K, Ghosh K, Marquez JE, et al. Do postoperative prophylactic antibiotics reduce highly virulent infections?: an analysis of 660 tissue expander breast reconstructions. Ann Plast Surg 2020 (published online Mar 19)

Morley VJ, Firgens EPC, Vanderbilt RR, et al. Factors associated with antibiotic prescribing for acute bronchitis at a university health center. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Mustafa ZU, Salman M, Rao AZ, et al. Assessment of antibiotics use for children upper respiratory tract infections: a retrospective, cross-sectional study from Pakistan. Infect Dis (Lond) 2020 (published online Apr 21)

Ngocho JS, Horumpende PG, de Jonge MI, et al. Inappropriate treatment of community-acquired pneumonia among children under five years of age in Tanzania. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 23)

Olaru ID, Meierkord A, Godman B, et al. Assessment of antimicrobial use and prescribing practices among pediatric inpatients in Zimbabwe. J Chemother 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Oldenburg CE, Arzika AM, Maliki R, et al. Optimizing the number of child deaths averted with mass azithromycin distribution. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Onyango EJ, Okalebo F, Oluka M, et al. Evaluation of the clinical practice of aminoglycoside use in paediatric patients in Kenya: findings and implications for lower-middle income countries. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Jan 27)

Ozger HS, Fakioglu DM, Erbay K, et al. Inappropriate use of antibiotics effective against gram positive microorganisms despite restrictive antibiotic policies in ICUs: a prospective observational study. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 19)

Palwe S, Veeraraghavan B, Periasamy H, et al. Unorthodox parenteral β-lactam and β-lactamase inhibitor combinations: flouting antimicrobial stewardship and compromising patient care. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Patel SK, Elshaboury RH, Gandhi RG, et al. Assessment and optimization of the empiric treatment of urinary tract infections in an academic emergency department observation unit. J Emerg Med 2020 (published online Mar 13)

Patrick DM, Sbihi H, Dai DLY, et al. Decreasing antibiotic use, the gut microbiota, and asthma incidence in children: evidence from population-based and prospective cohort studies. Lancet Respir Med 2020 (published online Mar 24)

Peel TN, Watson E, Cairns K, et al. Perioperative antimicrobial decision making: focused ethnography study in orthopedic and cardiothoracic surgeries in an Australian hospital. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Mar 18)

Peng Z, Hayen A, Kirk MD, et al. Microbiology testing associated with antibiotic dispensing in older community-dwelling adults. BMC Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 25)

Poss-Doering R, Kamradt M, Stuermlinger A, et al. The complex phenomenon of dysrational antibiotics prescribing decisions in German primary healthcare: a qualitative interview study using dual process theory. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 6)

Queen J, Zhang J, Sears CL. Oral antibiotic use and chronic disease: long-term health impact beyond antimicrobial resistance and Clostridioides difficile. Gut Microbes 2020 (published online Feb 9)

Rhee C, Kadri SS, Dekker JP, et al. Prevalence of antibiotic-resistant pathogens in culture-proven sepsis and outcomes associated with inadequate and broad-spectrum empiric antibiotic use. JAMA Netw Open 2020 (published online Apr 16)

Roberts RM, Bohm MK, Bartoces MG, et al. Antibiotic and opioid prescribing for dental-related conditions in emergency departments. J Am Dent Assoc 2020 Mar;151(3):174-81

Rudnick W, Science M, Thirion DJG, et al. Antimicrobial use among adult inpatients at hospital sites within the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program: 2009 to 2016. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Saatchi A, Marra F. Increasing paediatric prescribing rates in British Columbian children: cause for concern? Can J Public Health 2020 (published online Feb 27)

Saito H, Inoue K, Ditai J, et al. Pattern of peri-operative antibiotic use among surgical patients in a regional referral and teaching hospital in Uganda. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2020 (published online Mar 20)

Schafermann S, Neci R, Ngah Ndze E, et al. Availability, prices and affordability of selected antibiotics and medicines against non-communicable diseases in western Cameroon and northeast DR Congo. PLoS One 2020 (published online Jan 7)

Schuttevaer R, Brink A, Alsma J, et al. Non-adherence to antimicrobial guidelines in patients with bloodstream infection visiting the emergency department. Eur J Intern Med 2020 (published online Apr 24)

Shapiro DJ, King LM, Fleming-Dutra KE, et al. Association between use of diagnostic tests and antibiotic prescribing for pharyngitis in the United States. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Singhal T. "Rationalization of empiric antibiotic therapy"—a move towards preventing emergence of resistant infections. Indian J Pediatr 2020 (published online Jan 7)

Stewart L, Li P, Blyth MDM, et al. Antibiotic practice patterns for extremity wound infections among blast-injured subjects. Mil Med 2020 Jan 7;185(Suppl 1):628-36

Strich JR, Ricotta E, Warner S, et al. Pharmacoepidemiology of ceftazidime-avibactam use: a retrospective cohort analysis of 210 US hospitals. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 28)

Strymish JM, O’Brien W, Itani K, et al. What is the primary driver of pre-operative vancomycin use? It’s not MRSA—or allergy. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 27)

Sutton JD, Carico R, Burk M, et al. Inpatient management of uncomplicated skin and soft tissue infections in 34 Veterans Affairs medical centers: a medication use evaluation. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 Jan 27;7(1)

Sutton SS, Magagnoli J, Cummings T, et al. Association between the use of antibiotics, antivirals, and hospitalizations among patients with laboratory confirmed influenza. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Tham DWJ, Abubakar U, Tangiisuran B. Prevalence and predictors of antibiotic use among children visiting the emergency department in a tertiary hospital in Malaysia. Eur J Pediatr 2020 (published online Jan 3)

Thamlikitkul V, Rattanaumpawan P, Sirijatuphat R, et al. Integrated one-day surveillance of antimicrobial use, antimicrobial consumption, antimicrobial resistance, healthcare-associated infection, and antimicrobial resistance burden among hospitalized patients in Thailand. J Infect 2020 (published online Apr 30)

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)

Toivonen L, Schuez-Havupalo L, Karppinen S, et al. Antibiotic treatments during infancy, changes in nasal microbiota, and asthma development: population-based cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 14)

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)

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)

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)

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)

van den Broek AK, van Hest RM, Lettinga KD, et al. The appropriateness of antimicrobial use in the outpatient clinics of three hospitals in the Netherlands. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2020 Feb 22;9(1):40

van Staa TP, Palin V, Li Y, et al. The effectiveness of frequent antibiotic use in reducing the risk of infection-related hospital admissions: results from two large population-based cohorts. BMC Med 2020 (published online Mar 2)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

Xu Y, Lu J, Sun C, et al. A cross-sectional study of antibiotic misuse among Chinese children in developed and less developed provinces. J Infect Dev Ctries 2020 Feb;14(2):129-37

York JA, Varadarajan M, Barlow G. When are combinations of antibiotics clinically useful? Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 2020 (published online Feb 25)

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)

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2019

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)

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Poole NM, Shapiro DJ, Kronman MP, et al. Ambulatory antibiotic prescribing for children with pneumonia after publication of national guidelines: a cross-sectional retrospective study. Infect Dis Ther 2019 (published online Nov 27)

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Pouwels KB, Muller-Pebody B, Smieszek T, et al. Selection and co-selection of antibiotic resistances among Escherichia coli by antibiotic use in primary care: an ecological analysis. PLoS One 2019 (published online Jun 10)

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Robinson TF, Barsoumian AE, Aden JK, et al. Evaluation of the trends and appropriateness of fluoroquinolone use in the outpatient treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis at five family practice clinics. J Clin Pharm Ther 2019 (published online Dec 10)

Rockenschaub P, Hayward A, Shallcross L. Antibiotic prescribing before and after the diagnosis of comorbidity: a cohort study using primary care electronic health records. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 21)

Rockenschaub P, Jhass A, Freemantle N, et al. Opportunities to reduce antibiotic prescribing for patients with COPD in primary care: a cohort study using electronic health records from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD). J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Oct 9)

Rodriguez-Gomez J, Perez-Nadales E, Gutierrez-Gutierrez B, et al. Prognosis of urinary tract infection caused by KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae: the impact of inappropriate empirical treatment. J Infect 2019 (published online Jun 28)

Rogers T, Sok K, Erickson T, et al. Impact of antibiotic therapy in the microbiological yield of healthcare-associated ventriculitis and meningitis. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 6)

Rousham E, Cooper M, Petherick E, et al. Overprescribing antibiotics for asymptomatic bacteriuria in older adults: a case series review of admissions in two UK hospitals. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online May 2)

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Rowe TA, Linder JA. Novel approaches to decrease inappropriate ambulatory antibiotic use. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 (published online Jun 24)

Rusic D, Bozic J, Bukic J, et al. Evaluation of accordance of antibiotics package size with recommended treatment duration of guidelines for sore throat and urinary tract infections. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Feb 11)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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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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)

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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)

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Squellati R. Evidence-based practice in the treatment for antibiotic-associated diarrhea in the intensive care unit. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 2018 Mar;30(1):87-99

Stein K, Farmer J, Singhal S, et al. The use and misuse of antibiotics in dentistry: a scoping review. J Am Dent Assoc 2018 Oct;149(10):869-84

Steinhaus N, Al-Talib M, Ive P, et al. Management and outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia at a South African referral hospital: a prospective observational study. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 13)

Stultz JS, Kohinke R, Pakyz AL. Variability in antifungal utilization among neonatal, pediatric, and adult inpatients in academic medical centers throughout the United States of America. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 3)

Suaya JA, Gessner BD, Fung S, et al. Acute otitis media, antimicrobial prescriptions, and medical expenses among children in the United States during 2011–2016. Vaccine 2018 (published online Oct 24)

Subtil D, Brabant G, Tilloy E, et al. Early clindamycin for bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy (PREMEVA): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2018 (published online Oct 12)

Taleb M, Nardi N, Arnaud A, et al. Simplification of first-line antibacterial regimen for complicated appendicitis in children was associated with better adherence to guidelines, and reduced use of antibiotics. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Apr 17)

Tallman GB, Vilches-Tran RA, Elman MR, et al. Empiric antibiotic prescribing decisions among medical residents: the role of the antibiogram. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Mar 1)

Tardaguila-Garcia A, Lazaro-Martinez JL, Sanz-Corbalan I, et al. Correlation between empirical antibiotic therapy and bone culture results in patients with osteomyelitis. Adv Skin Wound Care 2018 (published online Oct 30)

Taverner J, Ross L, Bartlett C, et al. Antimicrobial prescription in patients dying from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Intern Med J 2018 (published online May 9)

Taymaz T, Ergonul O, Kebapci A, et al. Significance of the detection of influenza and other respiratory viruses for antibiotic stewardship: the lessons from post-pandemic period. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 10)

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 2018 (published online May 10)

Trinh NTH, Chahwakilian P, Bruckner TA, et al. Discrepancies in national time trends of outpatient antibiotic utilization using different measures: a population-based study in France. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Feb 9)

Truong WR, Yamaki J. The hospital antimicrobial use process: from beginning to end. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 28)

Ugarte-Torres A, Gillrie MR, Griener TP, et al. Eggerthella lenta bloodstream infections are associated with increased mortality following empiric piperacillin-tazobactam (TZP) monotherapy: a population-based cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jan 24)

Uppendahl L, Chiles C, Shields S, et al. Appropriate use of prophylactic antibiotic agents in gynecologic surgeries at a midwestern teaching hospital. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2018 (published online Feb 16)

Vallabhaneni S, Baggs J, Tsay S, et al. Trends in antifungal use in US hospitals, 2006–12. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jul 25)

van Heijl I, Schweitzer VA, Zhang L, et al. Inappropriate use of antimicrobials for lower respiratory tract infections in elderly patients: patient- and community-related implications and possible interventions. Drugs Aging 2018 (published online Apr 16)

van Houten CB, Naaktgeboren C, Buiteman C, et al. Antibiotic overuse in children with respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infection. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 (published online Mar 29)

Vazquez Guillamet C, Kollef MH. Acinetobacter pneumonia: improving outcomes with early identification and appropriate therapy. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 5)

Veve MP, Greene JB, Williams AM, et al. Multicenter assessment of antibiotic prophylaxis spectrum on surgical infections in head and neck cancer microvascular reconstruction. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 (published online Mar 1)

Vilkman K, Laaveri T, Pakkanen SH, et al. Stand-by antibiotics encourage unwarranted use of antibiotics for travelers’ diarrhea: a prospective study. Travel Med Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 9)

Walaszek M, Rozanska A, Walaszek MZ, et al. Epidemiology of ventilator-associated pneumonia, microbiological diagnostics and the length of antimicrobial treatment in the Polish intensive care units in the years 2013-2015. BMC Infect dis 2018 (published online Jul 6)

Wang J, Niu H, Wang R, et al. Safety and efficacy of colistin alone or in combination in adults with Acinetobacter baumannii infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Nov 14)

Wang X, Wang Q, Cao B, et al. Impact of combination therapy vs monotherapy on mortality from carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae bacteremia: a retrospective observational study from a Chinese network. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 22)

Wangchinda W, Pati N, Maknakhon N, et al. Collateral damage of using colistin in hospitalized patients on emergence of colistin-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae colonization and infection. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Jul 17)

Warremana EB, Lambregtsa MMC, Wouters RHP, et al. Determinants of in-hospital antibiotic prescription behaviour: a systematic review and formation of a comprehensive framework. Category: systematic review. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Sep 26)

Wenzler E, Bunnell KL, Danziger LH. Clinical use of the polymyxins: the tale of the fox and the cat. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Jan 3)

Whyler N, Tomlin A, Tilyard M. Ethnic disparities in community antibacterial dispensing in New Zealand, 2015. N Z Med J 2018 (published online Aug 17)

Williams K, Lautz T, Hendrickson RJ, et al. Antibiotic prophylaxis for pyloromyotomy in children: an opportunity for better stewardship. World J Surg 2018 (published online Jun 29)

Wojkowska-Mach J, Godman B, Glassman A, et al. Antibiotic consumption and antimicrobial resistance in Poland; findings and implications. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Wood JB, Fricker GP, Creech CB. Practice patterns of providers for the management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in children: results of an emerging infections network survey. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2018 (published online Mar 8)

Wu J, Taylor D, Ovchinikova L, et al. Relationship between antimicrobial-resistance programs and antibiotic dispensing for upper respiratory tract infection: an analysis of Australian data between 2004 and 2015. J Int Med Res 2018 (published online Jan 14)

Wu YL, Yang XY, Pan MS, et al. An 8-year point-prevalence surveillance of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use in a tertiary care teaching hospital in China. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Oct 25)

Xue H, Shi Y, Huang L, et al. Diagnostic ability and inappropriate antibiotic prescriptions: a quasi-experimental study of primary care providers in rural China. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 4)

Yan J, Hawes L, Turner L, et al. Antimicrobial prescribing for children in primary care. J Paediatr Child Health 2018 (published online Jul 24)

Yang P, Chen Y, Jiang S, et al. Association between antibiotic consumption and the rate of carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative bacteria from China based on 153 tertiary hospitals data in 2014. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 19)

Yonts AB, Kronman MP, Hamdy RF. The burden and impact of antibiotic prescribing in ambulatory pediatrics. Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 2018 (published online Oct 13)

Zamunu A, Pameh W, Ripa P, et al. Antibiotic use in the management of children with the common cold at a provincial hospital in Papua New Guinea: a point-prevalence study. Paediatr Int Child Health 2018 (published online Aug 6)

Zanichelli V, Monnier AA, Gyssens IC, et al. Variation in antibiotic use among and within different settings: a systematic review. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018;73(suppl 6):vi17-29

Zapata-Cachafeiro M, Pineiro-Lamas M, Guinovart MC, et al. Magnitude and determinants of antibiotic dispensing without prescription in Spain: a simulated patient study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Nov 5)

Zetts RM, Stoesz A, Smith BA, et al. Outpatient antibiotic use and the need for increased antibiotic stewardship efforts. Pediatrics 2018 (published online May 23)

Zhang D, Hu S, Sun J, et al. Antibiotic consumption versus the prevalence of carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria at a tertiary hospital in China from 2011 to 2017. J Infect Public Health 2018 (published online Oct 29)

Zhu C, Sidiki S, Grider B, et al. A study of the use and outcomes from respiratory viral testing at a mid-sized children's hospital. Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2018 (published online Oct 26)

Zlolkowski G, Pawlowska I, Krawczyk L, et al. Antibiotic consumption versus the prevalence of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and Clostridium difficile infections at an ICU from 2014-2015. J Infect Public Health 2018 (published online Mar 13)

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2017

Alhomoud F, Aljamea Z, Almahasnah R, et al. Self-medication and self-prescription with antibiotics in the Middle East—do they really happen? A systemic review of the prevalence, possible reasons and outcomes. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 19)

Al-Jumaili AA, Hussein AH, Al-Rekabi MD, et al. Antimicrobial utilization in an Iraqi province: a comprehensive evaluation of antibiotic source and cost. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 (published online Jan 18)

Antachopoulos C, Iosifidis E. Colistin use in neonates and children with infections due to carbapenem-resistant bacteria. Pediatric Infect Dis J 2017 Sep;36(9):905-7

Atif M, Azeem M, Saqib A, et al. Investigation of antimicrobial use at a tertiary care hospital in Southern Punjab, Pakistan using WHO methodology. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Apr 28)

Babich T, Zusman O, Elbaz M, et al. Empirical antibiotic treatment does not improve outcomes in catheter-associated UTI: prospective cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 2)

Baggs J, Jernigan JA, Laufer Halpin A, et al. Risk of subsequent sepsis within 90 days of a previous hospital stay by type of antibiotic exposure. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 9)

Baghban A, Juthani-Mehta M. Antimicrobial use at the end of life. Infect Dis Clin 2017 Dec;31(4):639-47

Barlam TF, Morgan JR, Kaplan WA, et al. Disproportionate exposure to antibiotics in children at risk for invasive pneumococcal disease: potential for emerging resistance and opportunity for antibiotic stewardship. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2017 (published online Sep 7)

Barnes SL, Rock C, Harris AD, et al. The impact of reducing antibiotics on the transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Mar 8)

Bathoorn E, Groenhof F, Hendrix R, et al. Real-life data on antibiotic prescription and sputum culture diagnostics in acute exacerbations of COPD in primary care. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2017 (published online Jan 13)

Bernatz JT, Safdar N, Hetzel S, et al. Antibiotic overuse is a major risk factor for Clostridium difficile infection in surgical patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Jul 31)

Berrevoets MA, Ten Oever J, Sprong T, et al. Monitoring, documenting and reporting the quality of antibiotic use in the Netherlands: a pilot study to establish a national antimicrobial stewardship registry. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 15)

Boyd SE, Prockter Moore LS, Gilchrist M, et al. Obtaining antibiotics online from within the UK: a cross-sectional study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Feb 17)

Broom A, Broom J, Kirby E, et al. Antibiotic optimisation in ‘the bush’: Local know-how and core-periphery relations. Health Place 2017 (published online Sep 23)

Brownridge DJ, Zaidi ST. Retrospective audit of antimicrobial prescribing practices for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases in a large regional hospital. J Clin Pharm Ther 2017 (published online Mar 1)

Bundy DG, Richardson TE, Hall M. Association of guideline-adherent antibiotic treatment with readmission of children with sickle cell disease hospitalized with acute chest syndrome. JAMA Pediatr 2017 (published online Sep 11)

Cai Y, Venkatachalam I, Tee NW, et al. Prevalence of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use among adult inpatients in Singapore acute-care hospitals: results from the first national point prevalence survey. Clin Infect Dis 2017 May;64(suppl 2):S61-S67

Cantarero-Arevalo L, Pavelics Hallas M, Kaae S. Parental knowledge of antibiotic use in children with respiratory infections: a systematic review. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 (published online Jan 18)

Carrara E, Pfeffer I, Zusman O, et al. Determinants of inappropriate empirical antibiotic treatment: systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Dec 22)

Celestin AR, Odom SR, Angelidou K, et al. Novel method suggests global superiority of short-duration antibiotics for intra-abdominal infections. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 28)

Charani E, Ahmad R, Tarrant C, et al. Opportunities for system level improvement in antibiotic use across the surgical pathway. Int J Infect Dis 2017 Jul;60:29-34

Chiotos K, Ross RK, Han JH, et al. Use of carbapenems, polymyxins, and tigecycline in United States children's hospitals, 2010-2014. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 9)

Courtenay M, Gillespie D, Lim R. Patterns of dispensed non-medical prescriber prescriptions for antibiotics in primary care across England: a retrospective analysis. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jul 17)

Courtenay M, Rowbotham S, Lim R, et al. Antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections: a mixed-methods study of patient experiences of non-medical prescriber management. BMJ Open 2017 (published online Mar 15)

Coxeter PD, Del Mar C, Hoffmann TC. Parents’ expectations and experiences of antibiotics for acute respiratory infections in primary care. Ann Fam Med 2017;15(2):149-54

Cunha BA, Cunha CB, Lam B, et al. Nitrofurantoin safety and effectiveness in treating acute uncomplicated cystitis (AUC) in hospitalized adults with renal insufficiency: antibiotic stewardship implications. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 2)

Cunha CB, Cunha BA. Antimicrobial therapy for legionnaire's disease: antibiotic stewardship implications. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2017 Mar;31(1):179-91

Cunha BA, Gian J, Klein NC. Severe adenoviral pneumonia in an immunocompetent host with persistent fevers treated with multiple empiric antibiotics for presumed bacterial co-infection: an antibiotic stewardship perspective on de-escalation derailed. J Clin Med 2017 (published online Apr 4)

David CM, O’Neal KS, Miller MJ, et al. A literacy-sensitive approach to improving antibiotic understanding in a community-based setting. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 (published online Jan 18)

Deelen JWR, Visser CE, Prins JM, et al. Antimicrobial prophylaxis outside the operating theatre, an audit in a university hospital. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 21)

Delaney F, Jackson A. An audit of empiric antibiotic choice in the inpatient management of community-acquired pneumonia. Ir Med J 2017 Apr 10;110(4):545

Demore B, Le Govic D, Thilly N, et al. Reliability of self-reported recent antibiotic use among the general population: a cross-sectional study. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Jan 18)

Di Martino M, Lallo A, Kirchmayer U, et al. Prevalence of antibiotic prescription in pediatric outpatients in Italy: the role of local health districts and primary care physicians in determining variation. A multilevel design for healthcare decision support. BMC Public Health 2017 (published online Nov 17)

Doan T, Arzika AM, Ray KJ, et al. Gut microbial diversity in antibiotic-naive children after systemic antibiotic exposure: a randomized controlled trial. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 11)

Dona D, Mozzo E, Mardegan V, et al. Antibiotics prescriptions in the neonatal intensive care unit: how to overcome everyday challenges. Am J Perinatol 2017 (published online Apr 10)

Duong VT, Tuyen HT, Minh PV, et al. No clinical benefit of empirical antimicrobial therapy for pediatric diarrhea in a high usage, high resistance setting. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 26)

Duffy E, Ritchie S, Metcalfe S, et al. Antibacterials dispensed in the community comprise 85%-95% of total human antibacterial consumption. J Clin Pharm Ther 2017 (published online Aug 18)

Durkin MJ, Hsueh K, Sallah YH, et al. An evaluation of dental antibiotic prescribing practices in the United States. J Am Dent Assoc 2017 (published online Sep 16)

Edelstein M, Agbebiyi A, Ashiru-Oredope D, et al. Trends and patterns in antibiotic prescribing among out-of-hours primary care providers in England, 2010-14. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Sep 18)

Elango S, Szymczak JE, Bennett IM, et al. Changing antibiotic prescribing in a primary care network: the role of readiness to change and group dynamics in success. Am J Med Qual 2017 (published online Jul 20)

Esaiassen E, Widding Fjalstad J, Juvet LC, et al. Antibiotic exposure in neonates and early adverse outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Mar 24)

Feinstein M, Escandon-Vargas K, Reyes, S, et al. Improved outcomes when antibiotic prescribing guidelines are followed by healthcare providers: a Colombian example to encourage adherence in hospital settings. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Apr 3)

Fisher D, Michaels J, Hase R, et al. Outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT) in Asia: missing an opportunity. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jan 10)

Fleming-Dutra KE, Demirjian A, Bartoces M, et al. Variations in antibiotic and azithromycin prescribing for children by geography and specialty—United States, 2013. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 (published online Jul 19)

Flokas ME, Andreatos N, Alevizakos M, et al. Inappropriate management of asymptomatic patients with positive urine cultures: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 20)

Fowler LH, Lee S. Antibiotic trends amid multidrug-resistant gram-negative infections in intensive care units. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 2017 Mar;29(1):111-8

Gebrekirstos NH, Workneh BD, Gebregiorgis YS, et al. Non-prescribed antimicrobial use and associated factors among customers in drug retail outlet in central zone of Tigray, northern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Jun 26)

Giacomini JL, Fortaleza CMCB. Use of parenteral antimicrobials in very small hospitals in inner Brazil: patterns, determinants and opportunities for interventions in developing countries. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Apr 14)

Girma S, Sisay M, Mengistu G, et al. Antimicrobial utilization pattern in pediatric patients in tertiary care hospital, eastern Ethiopia: the need for antimicrobial stewardship. Hosp Pharm 2017 (published online Oct 31)

Glenn IC, Bruns NE, Soldes OS, et al. Prospective observational study to assess the need for postoperative antibiotics following surgical incision and drainage of skin and soft tissue abscess in pediatric patients. J Pediatr Sug 2017 (published online Aug 20)

Glinz D, Reyes SL, Saccilotto R, et al. Quality of antibiotic prescribing of Swiss primary care physicians with high prescription rates: a nationwide survey. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Aug 24)

Goldman JL, Ross RK, Lee BR, et al. Variability in antifungal and antiviral use in hospitalized children. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Mar 15)

Gonzalez-Lara MF, Torres-Gonzalez P, Cornejo-Juarez P, et al. Impact of inappropriate antifungal therapy according to current susceptibility breakpoints on Candida bloodstream infection mortality, a retrospective analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 6)

Gottlieb M, Khishfe B. Are antibiotics necessary for dental pain without overt infection? Ann Emerg Med 2017 Jan;69(1):128-30

Goycochea-Valdivia WA, Moreno-Ramos F, Pano-Pardo JR, et al. Identifying priorities to improve paediatric in-hospital antimicrobial use by cross-sectional evaluation of prevalence and appropriateness of prescription. Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 2017 Nov 9;35(9):556-62

Gradel KO, Jensen US, Schonheyder HC, et al. Impact of appropriate empirical antibiotic treatment on recurrence and mortality in patients with bacteraemia: a population-based cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 6)

Greenhouse I, Babushkin F, Finn T, et al. Long term outcomes of inappropriate antibiotic therapy for upper urinary tract infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae: a retrospective cohort study. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 28)

Grigoryan L, Zoorob R, Shah J, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for uncomplicated acute bronchitis Is highest in younger adults. Antibiotics (Basel) 2017 (published online Oct 27)

Gutierrez-Gutierrez B, Salamanca E, de Cueto M, et al. Effect of appropriate combination therapy on mortality of patients with bloodstream infections due to carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (INCREMENT): a retrospective cohort study. The Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 22)

Handy LK, Bryan M, Gerber JS, et al. Variability in antibiotic prescribing for community-acquired pneumonia. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Mar 7)

Hardelid P, Ghebremichael-Weldeselassie Y, Whitaker H, et al. Effectiveness of live attenuated influenza vaccine in preventing amoxicillin prescribing in preschool children: a self-controlled case series study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Dec 8)

Harris PNA, Pezzani MD, Gutierrez-Gutierrez B, et al. Geographical variation in therapy for bloodstream infections due to multidrug-resistant enterobacteriaceae: a post hoc analysis of the INCREMENT study. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Aug 3)

Hawking MKD, Lecky DM, Lundgren PD, et al. Attitudes and behaviours of adolescents towards antibiotics and self-care for respiratory tract infections: a qualitative study. BMJ Open 2017 (published online Jun 6)

Hersh AL, Shapiro DJ, Pavia AT, et al. Geographic variability in diagnosis and antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory tract infections. Infect Dis Ther 2017 (published online Dec 22)

Hiensch R, Poeran J, Saunders-Hao P, et al. Impact of an electronic sepsis initiative on antibiotic use and health care facility–onset Clostridium difficile infection rates. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Jun 8)

Hopkins H, Bruxvoort KJ, Cairns ME, et al. Impact of introduction of rapid diagnostic tests for malaria on antibiotic prescribing: analysis of observational and randomised studies in public and private healthcare settings. BMJ 2017 (published online Mar 29)

Ironmonger D, Edeghere O, Verlander NQ, et al. Effect of general practice characteristics and antibiotic prescribing on Escherichia coli antibiotic non-susceptibility in the West Midlands region of England: a 4 year ecological study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Dec 21)

Ivanovska V, Hek K, Mantel-Teeuwisse AK, et al. Age-specific antibiotic prescribing and adherence to guidelines in pediatric patients in primary care. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 (published online Aug 28)

Jaaskelainen IH, Hagberg L, Schyman T, et al. A potential benefit from infectious disease specialist and stationary ward in rational antibiotic therapy of complicated skin and skin structure infections. Infect Dis (Lond) 2017 (published online Aug 8)

Jalil MHA, Hammour KA, Alsous M, et al. Noncompliance with surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis guidelines: a Jordanian experience in cesarean deliveries. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Aug 8)

Jamhour A, El-Kheir A, Salameh P, et al. Antibiotic knowledge and self-medication practices in a developing country: a cross-sectional study. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Jan 12)

Jones BE, Samore MH. Antibiotic overuse: clinicians are the solution. Ann Intern Med 2017 (published online May 9)

Jones T. Overutilization of antibiotics in children with diarrhea: first do no harm. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 26)

Katchanov J, Kreuels B, Maurer FP, et al. Risk factors for excessively prolonged meropenem use in the intensive care setting: a case-control study. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 8)

Khalifeh MM, Moore ND, Salameh PR. Self-medication misuse in the Middle East: a systematic literature review. Pharmacol Res Perspect 2017 (published online Jun 18)

Kioka MJ, DiGiovine B, Rezik M, et al. Anaerobic antibiotic usage for pneumonia in the medical intensive care unit. Respirology 2017 (published online Jul 4)

King ST, Barber KE, Parham JJ, et al. Shifts in antimicrobial consumption and infection rates before and during a piperacillin-tazobactam shortage. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2017 (published online Jul 31)

Kinlaw AC, Sturmer T, Lund JL, et al. Trends in antibiotic use by birth season and birth year. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Aug 10)

Klein EY, Martinez EM, May L, et al. Categorical risk perception drives variability in antibiotic prescribing in the emergency department: a mixed methods observational study. J Gen Intern Med 2017 (published online Jun 20)

Kraus EM, Pelzl S, Szecsenyi J, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for acute lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI)—guideline adherence in the German primary care setting: an analysis of routine data. PLoS One 2017 (published online Mar 28)

Landstedt K, Sharma A, Johansson F, et al. Antibiotic prescriptions for inpatients having non-bacterial diagnosis at medicine departments of two private sector hospitals in Madhya Pradesh, India: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open 2017 (published online Apr 8)

Le C, Chu F, Dunlay R, et al. Evaluating vancomycin and piperacillin-tazobactam in emergency department patients with severe sepsis and septic shock. Am J Emerg Med 2017 (published online Dec 29)

Lee GM, Kleinman K, Pelton S, et al. Immunization, antibiotic use, and pneumococcal colonization over a 15-year period. Pediatrics 2017 Nov;140(5)

Liao JM, Schapira MS, Navathe AS, et al. The effect of emphasizing patient, societal, and institutional harms of inappropriate antibiotic prescribing on physician support of financial penalties: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med 2017 (published online Jun 20)

Lipsky MJ, Sayegh C, Theofanides MC, et al. Preoperative antibiotics prior to bladder biopsy: are they necessary? Urology 2017 (published online Aug 29)

Little P, Stuart B, Smith S, et al. Antibiotic prescription strategies and adverse outcome for uncomplicated lower respiratory tract infections: prospective cough complication cohort (3C) study. BMJ 2017 (published online May 22)

MacGeorge EL, Caldes EP, Smith RA, et al. Reducing unwarranted antibiotic use for pediatric acute otitis media: the influence of physicians' explanation and instruction on parent compliance with ‘watchful waiting.’ J Appl Commun Res 2017 (published online May 30)

Malik U, Armstrong D, Ashworth M, et al. Association between prior antibiotic therapy and subsequent risk of community-acquired infections: a systematic review. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Nov 14)

Marzec NS, Nelson C, Waldron PR, et al. Serious bacterial infections acquired during treatment of patients given a diagnosis of chronic lyme disease—United States. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2017 (published online Jun 16)

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)

Matsitse TB, Helberg E, Meyer JC, et al. Compliance to the primary health care treatment guidelines and the essential medicines list in the management of sexually transmitted infections in correctional centres in South Africa: findings and implications. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 (published online Sep 19)

Micallef C, Chaudhry NT, Holmes AH, et al. Secondary use of data from hospital electronic prescribing and pharmacy systems to support the quality and safety of antimicrobial use: a systematic review. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Mar 22)

Moghnieh RA, Abdallah DI, Fawaz IA, et al. Prescription patterns for tigecycline in severely ill patients for  non-FDA approved indications in a developing country: a compromised outcome. Front Microbiol 2017 (published online Mar 27)

Moore M, Stuart B, Hobbs FDR, et al. Symptom response to antibiotic prescribing strategies in acute sore throat in adults: the DESCARTE prospective cohort study in UK general practice. Br J Gen Pract 2017 (published online Aug 14)

Nakwatumbah S, Kibuule D, Godman B, et al. Compliance to guidelines for the prescribing of antibiotics in acute infections at Namibia's national referral hospital: a pilot study and the implications. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 (published online Apr 20)

Oliver SJ, Cush J, Ward JE. Community-based prescribing for impetigo in remote Australia: an opportunity for antimicrobial stewardship. Front Public Health 2017 (published online Jul 12)

Olsen MA, Nickel KB, Fraser VJ, et al. Prevalence and predictors of postdischarge antibiotic use following mastectomy. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Jul 3)

Om C, Daily F, Vlieghe E, et al. Pervasive antibiotic misuse in the Cambodian community: antibiotic-seeking behaviour with unrestricted access. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Mar 24)

Palacios-Baena ZR, Gutierrez-Gutierrez B, Calbo E, et al. Empiric therapy with carbapenem-sparing regimens for bloodstream infections due to extended-spectrum β-lactamase–producing Enterobacteriaceae: results from the INCREMENT cohort. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 19)

Papoutsi C, Mattack K, Pearson M, et al. Social and professional influences on antimicrobial prescribing for doctors-in-training: a realist review. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jul 9)

Parente DM, Timbrook TT, Caffrey AR, et al. Inappropriate prescribing in outpatient healthcare: an evaluation of respiratory infection visits among veterans in teaching versus non-teaching primary care clinics. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Mar 29)

Park J, Han E, Lee SO, et al. Antibiotic use in South Korea from 2007 to 2014: a health insurance database-generated time series analysis. PLoS One 2017 (published online May 17)

Park JS, Tennant M, Walsh LJ, et al. Is there a consensus on antibiotic usage for dental implant placement in healthy patients? Aust Dent J 2017 (published online May 25)

Peterson LR, Samia NI, Skinner AM, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship lessons from mupirocin use and resistance in MRSA. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 4)

Pouwels KB, Van Kleef E, Vansteelandt S, et al. Does appropriate empiric antibiotic therapy modify ICU-acquired Enterobacteriaceae bacteraemia mortality and discharge? J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Mar 18)

Pruetpongpun N, Khawcharoenporn T, Damronglerd P, et al. Inappropriate empirical treatment of uncomplicated cystitis in Thai women: lessons learned. Clin Infect Dis 2017 May;64(suppl 2):S115-S118

Ramos GE. Systemic antimicrobial prophylaxis in burn patients: a systematic review. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Jun 16)

Ravi N, Laha A, Hmar L, et al. Exploring the prescribing behaviours and the mind of antibiotic prescribers is critical for a successful antibiotic stewardship programme: results of a survey from eastern India. Indian J Med Microbiol 2017 Apr-Jun;35(2):299-301

Roberts RM, Bartoces M, Thompson SE, et al. Antibiotic prescribing by general dentists in the United States, 2013. J Am Dent Assoc 2017 (published online Jan 23)

Robinson M, Kadam D, Kagal A, et al. Antibiotic utilization and the role of suspected and diagnosed mosquito borne illness among adults and children with acute febrile illness in Pune, India. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 4)

Rockenschaub P, Ansell D, Shallcross L. Linking individual-level data on diagnoses and dispensing for research on antibiotic use: evaluation of a novel data source from English secondary care. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2017 (published online Dec 12)

Safa L, Afif N, Zied H, et al. Proper use of antibiotics: situation of linezolid at the intensive care unit of the Tunisian Military Hospital. Pan Afr Med J 2016 (published online Nov 28)

Sahman-Zaimovic M, Vukmirovic S, Tomic N, et al. Relationship between outpatient antibiotic use and the prevalence of bacterial infections in Montenegro. Vojnosanit Pregl 2017 Jan;74(1):46-50

Salim AMA, Elgizoli B. Exploring the reasons why pharmacists dispense antibiotics without prescriptions in Khartoum state, Sudan. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 Feb;25(1):59-65

Sanchez GV, Shapiro DJ, Hersh AL, et al. Outpatient macrolide antibiotic prescribing in the United States, 2008-2011. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 8)

Sekikubo M, Hedman K, Mirembe F, et al. Antibiotic overconsumption in pregnant women with urinary tract symptoms in Uganda. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 30)

Shah KJ, Cherabuddi K, Shultz J, et al. Ampicillin for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections caused by vancomycin resistant enterococcus spp (VRE): a single-center university hospital experience. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jun 27)

Shah N, Joshi A, Ganguly B. Impact of antibiotic stewardship program on prescribing pattern of antimicrobials in patients of medical intensive care unit. J Clin Diagn Res 2017 (published online Jul 1)

Shahid A, Iftikhar F, Arshad MK, et al. Knowledge and attitude of physicians about antimicrobial resistance and their prescribing practices in Services hospital, Lahore, Pakistan. J Pak Med Assoc 2017 Jun;67(6):968

Shallcross L, Beckley N, Rait G, et al. Antibiotic prescribing frequency amongst patients in primary care: a cohort study using electronic health records. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Feb 21)

Sharma P, Finley R, Weese S, et al. Antibiotic prescriptions for outpatient acute rhinosinusitis in Canada, 2007-2013. PLoS One 2017 (published Jul 27)

Shekhawat NS, Shtein RM, Blachley TS, et al. Antibiotic prescription fills for acute conjunctivitis among enrollees in a large United States managed care network. Ophthalmology 2017 (published online Jun 14)

Shukla PJ, Behnam-Terneus M, Cunill-De Sautu B, et al. Antibiotic use by pediatric residents: identifying opportunities and strategies for antimicrobial stewardship. Hosp Pediatr 2017 (published online Aug 16)

Silverman M, Povitz M, Sontrop JM, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for nonbacterial acute upper respiratory infections in elderly persons. Ann Intern Med 2017 (published online May 9)

Singer A, Fanella S, Kosowan L, et al. Informing antimicrobial stewardship: factors associated with inappropriate antimicrobial prescribing in primary care. Fam Pract 2017 (published online Dec 10)

Singh N, Muller A, Levy Hara G, et al. Antibiotic Awareness Week and hospital antimicrobial use point prevalence study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Nov 16)

Spivak ES, Burk M, Zhang R, et al. Management of bacteriuria in Veterans Affairs hospitals. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 20)

Sticchi C, Alberti M, Artioli S, et al. Regional point prevalence study of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use in acute care hospitals in Liguria, Italy. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Dec 15)

Suda KJ, Henschel H, Patel U, et al. Use of antibiotic prophylaxis for tooth extractions, dental implants and periodontal surgical procedures. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 15)

Tamma PD, Avdic E, Li DX, et al. Association of adverse events with antibiotic use in hospitalized patients. JAMA Intern Med 2017 (published online Jun 12)

Tashiro M, Fushimi K, Kawano K, et al. Comparison of efficacy of antimicrobial agents among hospitalized patients with Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia in Japan during large epidemics of macrolide-resistant M. pneumoniae infections: a nationwide observational study. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 16)

Thiessen K, Lloyd AE, Miller MJ, et al. Assessing guideline-concordant prescribing for community-acquired pneumonia. Int J Clin Pharm 2017 (published online May 29)

Timbrook TT, Caffrey AR, Ovalle A, et al. Assessments of opportunities to improve antibiotic prescribing in an emergency department: a period prevalence survey. Infect Dis Ther 2017 (published online Oct 19)

Tomczyk S, Jain S, Bramley AM, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for adults hospitalized in the etiology of pneumonia in the community study. Open Forum Infect Dis (published online Jun 20)

Torjesen I. Immediate antibiotics for uncomplicated RTIs do not reduce risk of admission and death, study finds. BMJ 2017 (published online May 23)

Verghese VP, Veeraraghavan B, Jayaraman R, et al. Increasing incidence of penicillin- and cefotaxime-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae causing meningitis in India: time for revision of treatment guidelines? Indian J Med Microbiol 2017 Apr-Jun;35(2):228-36

Veve MP, Davis SL, Williams AM, et al. Considerations for antibiotic prophylaxis in head and neck cancer surgery. Oral Oncol 2017 (published online Sep 21)

Ville AP, Heyman MB, Medrano R, et al. Early antibiotic exposure and risk of childhood obesity in Latinos. Child Obes 2017 (published online Feb 6)

Walls T, Stark E, Pattemore P, et al. Missed opportunities for antimicrobial stewardship in pre-school children admitted to hospital with lower respiratory tract infection. J Paediatr Child Health 2017 (published online Mar 23)

Wang J, Harbarth S, Pittet D, et al. Burden of healthcare-associated infections in China—results of the 2015-point prevalence survey in Dong Guan City. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Feb 16)

Wang X, Peng D, Wang W, et al. Massive misuse of antibiotics by university students in all regions of China: implications for national policy. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jun 28)

Watkins RR, Deresinski S. Increasing evidence of the nephrotoxicity of piperacillin/tazobactam and vancomycin combination therapy—what is the clinician to do? Clin Infect Dis 2017 Nov 29;65(12):2137-43

Williams K, Baumann L, Abdullah F, et al. Variation in prophylactic antibiotic use for laparoscopic cholecystectomy: need for better stewardship in pediatric surgery. J Pediatr Surg 2017 (published online Oct 9)

Williams SJ, Halls AV, Tonkin-Crine S, et al. General practitioner and nurse prescriber experiences of prescribing antibiotics for respiratory tract infections in UK primary care out-of-hours services (the UNITE study). J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Nov 27)

Wilson APR. Sparing carbapenem usage. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jun 15)

Wong S, Santullo P, Hirani SP, et al. Use of antibiotics and the prevalence of antibiotic-associated diarrhoea in patients with spinal cord injuries: an international, multicentre centre study. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Jun 21)

Wong S, Santullo P, O’Driscoll J, et al. Use of antibiotic and prevalence of antibiotic-associated diarrhoea in-patients with spinal cord injuries: a UK national spinal injury centre experience. Spinal Cord 2017 (published online Jan 31)

Worth LJ, Spelman T, Holt SG, et al. Epidemiology of infections and antimicrobial use in Australian haemodialysis outpatients: findings from a Victorian surveillance network, 2008-2015. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online May 30)

Wushouer H, Tian Y, Guan XD, et al. Trends and patterns of antibiotic consumption in China's tertiary hospitals: based on a 5 year surveillance with sales records, 2011-2015. PLoS One 2017 (published online Dec 27)

Ye D, Chang J, Yang C, et al. How does the general public view antibiotic use in China? Result from a cross-sectional survey. Int J Clin Pharm 2017 (published online May 2)

Yeon PS, Jung LE, Tark K, et al. Early administration of appropriate antimicrobial agent to improve the outcome of carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii complex bacteremic pneumonia. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Nov 6)

Yin J, Li Q, Sun Q. Antibiotic consumption in Shandong Province, China: an analysis of provincial pharmaceutical centralized bidding procurement data at public healthcare institutions, 2012–16. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Dec 18)

Stewardship: Guidance, Consensus

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Turnidge J, Kahlmeter G, Canton R, et al. Daptomycin in the treatment of enterococcal bloodstream infections and endocarditis: a EUCAST position paper. Clin Microbiol Infect 2020 (published online Apr 27)

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2020

Antonelli M, Martin-Loeches I, Dimopoulos G, et al. Clostridioides difficile (formerly Clostridium difficile) infection in the critically ill: an expert statement. Intensive Care Med 2020 (published online Jan 14)

Ashraf AM, Gaur S, Bushen OY, et al. Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of urinary tract infections in post-acute and long-term care settings: a consensus statement from AMDA's Infection Advisory Subcommittee. J Am Med Dir Assoc 2020 Jan;21(1):12-24

Bouza E, Aguado JM, Alcala L, et al. Recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of Clostridioides difficile infection: an official clinical practice guideline of the Spanish Society of Chemotherapy (SEQ), Spanish Society of Internal Medicine (SEMI) and the working group of Postoperative Infection of the Spanish Society of Anesthesia and Reanimation (SEDAR). Rev Esp Quimioter 2020 (published online Feb 20)

England R. Antibiotic stewardship in dentistry: adopted by the General Assembly: September 2019, San Francisco, United States of America. Int Dent J 2020 Jan 27;70(1)

Kukla M, ADrych K, Dobrowolska A, et al. Guidelines for Clostridium difficile infection in adults. Prz Gastroenterol 2020;15(1):1-21

Lee CC, Kwa ALH, Apisarnthanarak A, et al. Procalcitonin (PCT)-guided antibiotic stewardship in Asia-Pacific countries: adaptation based on an expert consensus meeting. Clin Chem Lab Med 2020 (published online Jan 13)

Migliori GB, Tiberi S, Zumla A, et al. MDR/XDR-TB management of patients and contacts: challenges facing the new decade. The 2020 clinical update by the Global Tuberculosis Network. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 4)

National Institute for Health Research Global Research Health Unit on Global Surgery. Delphi prioritization and development of global surgery guidelines for the prevention of surgical‐site infection. Br J Surg 2020 (published online Mar 24)

Rybak MJ, Le J, Lodise TP, et al. Therapeutic monitoring of vancomycin for serious methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections: a revised consensus guideline and review by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, and the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2020 (published online Mar 19)

Satlin MJ, Lewis II JS, Weinstein MP, et al. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) and European Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (EUCAST) position statements on polymyxin B and colistin clinical breakpoints. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 13)

Soriano A, Stefani S, Pletz MW, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship in patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structures infections: an international Delphi consensus. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Turnidge J, Kahlmeter G, Canton R, et al. Daptomycin in the treatment of enterococcal bloodstream infections and endocarditis: a EUCAST position paper. Clin Microbiol Infect 2020 (published online Apr 27)

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2019

Abreu y Abreu AT, Velarde-Ruiz Velasco JA, Zavala-Solares MR, et al. Consensus on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of Clostridium difficile infection. Rev Gastroenterol Mex 2019 (published online Apr 12)

Advisory Group on Antibiotic Stewardship Programme in Primary Care, Chan AMW, Au WWY, et al. Antibiotic management of acute pharyngitis in primary care. Hong Kong Med J 2019 (published online Jan 31)

Aguilera-Alonso D, Escosa-Garcia L, Goycochea-Valdivia WA, et al. Position statement of the Spanish Association of Paediatrics-Spanish Society of Paediatric Infectiology (Aep-Seip) on the treatment of multiple drug-resistant bacterial infections. An Pediatr (Barc) 2019 (published online Oct 19)

Andrawis M, Ellison LTCC, Riddle S, et al. Recommended quality measures for health-system pharmacy: 2019 update from the Pharmacy Accountability Measures Work Group. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2019 Jun 3;76(12):874-87

Donnelly JP, Chen SC, Kauffman CA, et al. Revision and update of the Consensus Definitions of Invasive Fungal Disease From the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer and the Mycoses Study Group Education and Research Consortium. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Dec 5)

Eikelenboom-Boskamp A, Haaijman J, Bos M, et al. Dutch guideline for preventing nosocomial transmission of highly-resistant micro-organisms (HRMO) in long-term care facilities (LTCFs). Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Aug 27)

Haddad N, Kanj SS, Awad LS, et al. The 2018 Lebanese Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Guidelines for the use of antimicrobial therapy in complicated intra-abdominal infections in the era of antimicrobial resistance. BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 29)

Henderson JT, Webber EM, Bean SI. Screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in adults: updated evidence report and systematic review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA 2019 (published online Sep 24)

Husain S, Camargo JF, the AST Infectious Diseases Community of Practice. Invasive aspergillosis in solid organ transplant recipients: guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Infectious Diseases Community of Practice. Clin Transplant 2019 (published online Mar 21)

Khilnani GC, Zirpe K, Hadda V, et al. Guidelines for antibiotic prescription in intensive care unit. Indian J Crit Care Med 2019;23(Suppl 1): S1-S63

Kim YJ, Park KH, Park DA, et al. Guideline for the antibiotic use in acute gastroenteritis. Infect Chemother 2019 Jun;51(2):217-43

Lehrnbecher T, Fisher BT, Phillips B, et al. Guideline for antibacterial prophylaxis administration in pediatric cancer and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 2)

Lockhart PB, Tampi MP, Abt E, et al. Evidence-based clinical practice guideline on antibiotic use for the urgent management of pulpal- and periapical-related dental pain and intraoral swelling: a report from the American Dental Association. J Am Dent Assoc 2019 Nov;150(11):906-21

Metlay JP, Waterer GW, Long AC, et al. Diagnosis and treatment of adults with community-acquired pneumonia. An official clinical practice guideline of the American Thoracic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of America. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2019 (published online Oct 1)

Mullane KM, Dubberke ER, AST ID Community of Practice. Management of Clostridioides (formerly Clostridium) difficile infection (CDI) in solid organ transplant recipients: guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Community of Practice. Clin Transplant 2019 (published online Apr 19)

Nahid P, Mase SR, Migliori GB, et al. Treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis. An official ATS/CDC/ERS/IDSA clinical practice guideline. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2019 Nov 15;200(10)

Nicolle LE, Gupta K, Bradley SF, et al. Clinical practice guideline for the management of asymptomatic bacteriuria: 2019 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 21)

Ong CW, Chen SC, Clark JE, et al. Diagnosis, management and prevention of Candida auris in hospitals: position statement of the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases. Intern Med J 2019 (published online Aug 19)

Pereira MR, Rana MM, AST ID Community of Practice. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in solid organ transplantation—guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Infectious Diseases Community of Practice. Clin Transplant 2019 (published online May 23)

Pouch SM, Patel G, AST Infectious Diseases Community of Practice. Multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacterial infections in solid organ transplant recipients—guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Infectious Diseases Community of Practice. Clin Transplant 2019 (published online May 18)

Rancich M, Roman C. Updated guidelines for diagnosing and managing Clostridium difficile. JAAPA 2019 Feb;32(2):48-50

Sartelli M, Di Bella S, McFarland LV, et al. 2019 update of the WSES guidelines for management of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile infection in surgical patients. World J Emerg Surg 2019 (published online Feb 28)

Schweitzer VA, van Werkhoven CH, Bano JR, et al. Optimising design of research to evaluate antibiotic stewardship interventions; consensus recommendations of a multinational working group. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Sep 4)

Tacconnelli E, Mazzaferri F, de Smet AM, et al. ESCMID-EUCIC clinical guidelines on decolonisation of multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria carriers. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Jan 29)

Tsuji BT, Pogue JM, Zavascki AP, et al. International consensus guidelines for the optimal use of the polymyxins: endorsed by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP), European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID), Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), International Society for Anti‐infective Pharmacology (ISAP), Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), and Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP). Pharmacother 2019 (published online Feb 2)

Weiss E, Zahar JR, Alder J, et al. Elaboration of consensus clinical endpoints to evaluate antimicrobial treatment efficacy in future HABP/VABP clinical trials. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 4)

Young JD, Abdel-Massih R, Herchline T, et al. Infectious Diseases Society of America position statement on telehealth and telemedicine as applied to the practice of infectious diseases. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 9)

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2018

Bartoletti M, Antonelli M, Bruno Blasi FA, et al. Procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy: an expert consensus. Clin Chem Lab Med 2018 (published online Jun 6)

Boyle K, Kuo FC, Horcajada JP, et al. Proceedings of International Consensus Meeting on Orthopedic Infections: General Assembly, Treatment, Antimicrobials: International Consensus Meeting on Prosthetic Joint Infection. J Arthroplasty 2018 (published online Oct 22)

de Kraker MEA, Sommer H, de Velde F, et al. Optimizing the design and analysis of clinical trials for antibacterials against multidrug-resistant organisms: a White Paper from COMBACTE’s STAT-Net. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 13)

Dyar OJ, Beovic B, Pulcini C, et al. ESCMID generic competencies in antimicrobial prescribing and stewardship: towards a European consensus. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Nov 3)

Hawkey PM, Warren RE, Livermore DM, et al. Treatment of infections caused by multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria: report of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy/Healthcare Infection Society/British Infection Association Joint Working Party. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Mar 5)

Hill B, Narayanan N, Palavecino E, et al. The role of an antimicrobial stewardship team in the use of rapid diagnostic testing in acute care: an official position statement of the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Feb 13)

Humphries RM, Ambler J, Mitchell SL, et al. Minireview: CLSI methods development and standardization working group best practices for the evaluation of antimicrobial susceptibility tests. J Clin Microbiol 2018 (published online Jan 24)

Kranz J, Schmidt S, Lebert C, et al. The 2017 update of the German clinical guideline on epidemiology, diagnostics, therapy, prevention, and management of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in adult patients: part 1. Urol Int 2018 (published online Jan 17)

Kranz J, Schmidt S, Lebert C, et al. The 2017 Update of the German clinical guideline on epidemiology, diagnostics, therapy, prevention, and management of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in adult patients. part II: therapy and prevention. Urol Int 2018 (published online Mar 14)

Lee MS, Oh JY, Kang CI, et al. Guidelines for antibiotic use in adults with community-acquired pneumonia. Infect Chemother 2018 (published online Jun 26)

Le Marechal M, Tebano G, Monnier AA, et al. Quality indicators assessing antibiotic use in the outpatient setting: a systematic review followed by an international multidisciplinary consensus procedure. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Jun 1;73(suppl 6):vi40-9

Maertens JA, Girmenia C, Bruggemann RJ, et al. European guidelines for primary antifungal prophylaxis in adult haematology patients: summary of the updated recommendations from the European Conference on Infections in Leukaemia. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Aug 1)

Manning ML, Septimus EJ, Ashley ESD, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention—leveraging the synergy: a position paper update. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Apr;39(4):467-72

McDonald LC, Gerding DN, Johnson S, et al. Clinical practice guidelines for Clostridium difficile infection in adults and children: 2017 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA). Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 19)

Mellinghoff SC, Hoenigl M, Koehler P, et al. EQUAL Candida Score: An ECMM score derived from current guidelines to measure QUAlity of Clinical Candidaemia Management. Mycoses 2018 May;61(5):326-30

Menichetti F, Falcone M, Lopalco P, et al. The GISA call to action for the appropriate use of antimicrobials and the control of antimicrobial resistance in Italy. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online May 24)

Mensa J, Barberan J, Soriano A, et al. Choice of antibiotic treatment in acute invasive infection by Pseudomonas aeruginosa: guide of the Spanish Society of Chemotherapy. Rev Esp Quimiother 2018 (published online Feb 23)

Miller JM, Binnicker MJ, Campbell S, et al. A guide to utilization of the microbiology laboratory for diagnosis of infectious diseases: 2018 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Society for Microbiology. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 28)

Monnier AA, Eisenstein BI, Hulscher ME, et al. Towards a global definition of responsible antibiotic use: results of an international multidisciplinary consensus procedure. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jun 6)

Monnier AA, Schouten J, Le Marechal M, et al. Quality indicators for responsible antibiotic use in the inpatient setting: a systematic review followed by an international multidisciplinary consensus procedure. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Jun 1;73(suppl 6):vi30-9

Nace DA, Perera SK, Hanlon JT, et al. The Improving Outcomes of UTI Management in Long-Term Care Project (IOU) consensus guidelines for the diagnosis of uncomplicated cystitis in nursing home residents. J Am Med Dir Assoc 2018 (published online Jul 20)

Norris AH, Shrestha NK, Allison GM, et al. 2018 IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 13)

Pulcini C, Binda F, Lamkang AS, et al. Developing core elements and checklist items for global hospital antimicrobial stewardship programmes: a consensus approach. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Apr 2)

Rello J, van Engelen TSR, Alp E, et al. Towards precision medicine in sepsis: a position paper from the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Mar 23)

Rzewuska M, Charani E, Clarkson JE, et al. Prioritising research areas for antibiotic stewardship programmes in hospitals: a behavioural perspective consensus paper. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Sep 6)

Stanic Benic M, Milanic R, Monnier AA, et al. Metrics for quantifying antibiotic use in the hospital setting: results from a systematic review and international multidisciplinary consensus procedure. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 Jun 1;73(suppl 6):vi50-8

Taplitz RA, Kennedy EB, Bow EJ, et al. Antimicrobial prophylaxis for adult patients with cancer-related immunosuppression: ASCO and IDSA clinical practice guideline update. J Clin Oncol 2018 Oct;36(30):3043-54

ten Oever J, Harmsen M, Schouten J, et al. Human resources required for antimicrobial stewardship teams: a Dutch consensus paper. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Jul 20)

Tschudin-Sutter S, Kuijper EJ, Durovic A, et al. Guidance document for prevention of Clostridium difficile infection in acute healthcare settings. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Mar 2)

van Belkum A, Bachmann TT, Ludke G, et al. Developmental roadmap for antimicrobial susceptibility testing systems. Nat Rev Microbiol 2018 (published online Oct 17)

Wiersinga WJ, Bonten MJ, Boersma WG, et al. Management of community-acquired pneumonia in adults: 2016 guideline update from the Dutch Working Party on Antibiotic Policy (SWAB) and Dutch Association of Chest Physicians (NVALT). Neth J Med 2018 Jan;76(1)

Wilcox MH, Rooney CM. Comparison of the 2010 and 2017 Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of Clostridium difficile infection. Curr Opin Gastroenterol 2018 (published online Nov 1)

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2017

Banach DB, Johnston BL, Al-Zubeidi D, et al. Outbreak response and incident management: SHEA guidance and resources for healthcare epidemiologists in United States acute-care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 Dec;38(12):1393-419

Barwell ND, Devers MC, Kennon B, et al. Diabetic foot infection: antibiotic therapy and good practice recommendations. Int J Clin Pract 2017 (published online Sep 11)

Berrios-Torres SI, Umscheid CA, Bratzler DW, et al. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guideline for the prevention of surgical site infection, 2017. JAMA Surg 2017 (published online May 3)

Chiappini E, Bortone B, Doria M, et al. What not to do in acute otitis media: the top five recommendations proposed by the Italian Society of Preventive and Social Pediatrics. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 (published online Sep 18)

De Waele JJ, Akova M, Antonelli M, et al. Antimicrobial resistance and antibiotic stewardship programs in the ICU: insistence and persistence in the fight against resistance. A position statement from ESICM/ESCMID/WAAAR round table on multi-drug resistance. Intensive Care Med 2017 (published online Dec 29)

Dresser LD, Bell CM, Steinberg M, et al. Use of a structured panel process to define antimicrobial prescribing appropriateness in critical care. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Sep 26)

Gomi H, Solomkin JS, Schlossberg D, et al. Tokyo Guidelines 2018: antimicrobial therapy for acute cholangitis and cholecystitis. J Hepatobiliary Pancreat 2017 (published online Nov 1)

Heinz WJ, Buchheidt D, Christopeit M, et al. Diagnosis and empirical treatment of fever of unknown origin (FUO) in adult neutropenic patients: guidelines of the Infectious Diseases Working Party (AGIHO) of the German Society of Hematology and Medical Oncology (DGHO). Ann Hematol 2017 (published online Aug 30)

Ko BS, Chen WT, Kung HC, et al. 2016 guideline strategies for the use of antifungal agents in patients with hematological malignancies or hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients in Taiwan. J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2017 (published online Aug 4)

Lehmann C, Berner R, Bogner JR, et al. The "Choosing Wisely" initiative in infectious diseases. Infection 2017 (published online Mar 13)

Magiorakos AP, Burns K, Rodriguez Bano J, et al. Infection prevention and control measures and tools for the prevention of entry of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae into healthcare settings: guidance from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2017 (published online Nov 15)

Meng L, Mui E, Holubar MK, et al. Comprehensive guidance for antibiotic dosing in obese adults. Pharmacotherapy 2017 (published online Sep 4)

Nichols K, Stoffella S, Meyers R, et al. Pediatric antimicrobial stewardship programs. J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther 2017 Jan-Feb;22(1):77-80

O'Leary RA, Einav S, Leone M, et al. Management of invasive candidiasis and candidemia in critically ill adults—expert opinion of the European Society of Anaesthesia (ESA) intensive care scientific subcommittee. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Dec 5)

Patel I, Wungjiranirun M, Theethira T, et al. Lack of adherence to SHEA-IDSA treatment guidelines for Clostridium difficile infection is associated with increased mortality. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 Feb;72(2):574-81

Pont LG, Morgan TK, Williamson M, et al. Validity of prescribing indicators for assessing quality of antibiotic use in Australian general practice. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 Feb;25(1):66-74

Septimus EJ, Coopersmith CM, Whittle J, et al. Sepsis national hospital inpatient quality measure (SEP-1): multi-stakeholder work group recommendations for appropriate antibiotics for the treatment of sepsis. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 14)

Wintenberger C, Guery B, Bonnet E, et al. Proposal for shorter antibiotic therapies. Med Mal Infect 2017 (published online Mar 6)

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2016

Allegranzi B, Bischoff P, de Jonge S, et al. New WHO recommendations on preoperative measures for surgical site infection prevention: an evidence-based global perspective. Lancet Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 2)

Allegranzi B, Zayed B, Bischoff P, et al. New WHO recommendations on intraoperative and postoperative measures for surgical site infection prevention: an evidence-based global perspective. Lancet Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 2)

Ban KA, Minei JP, Laronga C, et al. American College of Surgeons and Surgical Infection Society: surgical site infection guidelines, 2016 update. J Am Coll Surg 2016 (published online Nov 30)

Barlam TF, Cosgrove SE, Abbo LM, et al. Executive summary: implementing an antibiotic stewardship program: guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Clin Infect Dis 2016 May 15;62(10):1197-202

Barlam TF, Cosgrove SE, Abbo LM, et al. Implementing an antibiotic stewardship program: guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Clin Infect Dis 2016 May 15;62(10):e51-77

Baugh CW, Wang TJ, Caterino JM, et al. ED management of patients with febrile neutropenia: guideline concordant or overly aggressive? Acad Emerg Med 2016 (published online Sep 9)

Chinese XDR Consensus Working GroupLaboratory diagnosis, clinical management and infection control of the infections caused by extensively drug-resistant Gram-negative bacilli: a Chinese consensus statement. Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 Mar;22(Suppl 1):S15-25

Collignon PC, Conly JM, Andremont A, et al. World Health Organization ranking of antimicrobials according to their importance in human medicine: a critical step for developing risk management strategies to control antimicrobial resistance from food animal production. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Jul 20)

de With K, Allerberger F, Amann S, et al. Strategies to enhance rational use of antibiotics in hospital: a guideline by the German Society for Infectious Diseases. Infection 2016 Jun;44(3):395-439

Huang LL, Van Schooneveld TC, Huang RD, et al. Guideline-concordant versus discordant antimicrobial therapy in patients with community-onset complicated intra-abdominal infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 Jul;37(7):855-8

Levy Hara G, Kanj SS, Pagani L, et al. Ten key points for the appropriate use of antibiotics in hospitalised patients: a consensus from the Antimicrobial Stewardship and Resistance Working Groups of the International Society of Chemotherapy. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2016 (published online Jul 25)

Lipsky BA, Dryden M, Gottrup F, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship in wound care: a position paper from the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and European Wound Management Association. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016 (published online Jul 25)

McAnaw SE, Hesseling AC, Seddon JA, et al. Pediatric multidrug resistant tuberculosis clinical trials: challenges and opportunities. Int J Infec Dis 2016 (published online Dec 9)

McMullan BJ, Andresen D, Blyth CC, et al. Antibiotic duration and timing of the switch from intravenous to oral route for bacterial infections in children: systematic review and guidelines. Lancet Infect Dis 2016 Aug;16(8):e139-52

Moehring RW, Anderson DJ, Cochran RL, et al. Expert consensus on metrics to assess the impact of patient-level antimicrobial stewardship interventions in acute care settings. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 7)

Pulcini C, ESGAP AMOXDOSE Working Group. Amoxicillin dosing recommendations are very different in European countries: a cross-sectional survey. Clin Microbiol Infect 2016 (published online Nov 23)

Sanchez GV, Fleming-Dutra KE, Roberts RM, et al. Core elements of outpatient antibiotic stewardship. MMWR Recomm Rep 2016 Nov 11;65(6):1-12

Sartelli M, Weber DG, Ruppe E, et al. Antimicrobials: a global alliance for optimizing their rational use in intra-abdominal infections (AGORA). World J Emerg Surg 2016 Jul 15;11:33

Watson R. EU to launch new antimicrobial resistance action plan. BMJ 2016 (published online Nov 23)

Zaffar S, Fletcher P. An audit of the paediatric empiric anti-infective guidelines and anti-infective drug dose table for children. Arch Dis Child 2016 Sep;101(9):e2

Zatorski C, Zocchi M, Cosgrove SE, et al. A single center observational study on emergency department clinician non-adherence to clinical practice guidelines for treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections. BMC Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 4)

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2015

Miyazaki T, Kohno S. Current recommendations and importance of antifungal stewardship for the management of invasive candidiasis. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2015;13(9):1171-83

Patel S, Abrahamson E, Goldring S, et al. Good practice recommendations for paediatric outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (p-OPAT) in the UK: a consensus statement. J Antimicrob Chemother 2015 Feb;70(2):360-73

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2014

Ashiru-Oredope D, Cookson B, Fry C, et al. Developing the first national antimicrobial prescribing and stewardship competences. J Antimicrob Chemother 2014 Nov;69(11):2886-8

Chang CC, Ananda Rajah M, Belcastro A, et al. Consensus guidelines for implementation of quality processes to prevent invasive fungal disease and enhanced surveillance measures during hospital building works, 2014. Intern Med J 2014 Dec;44(12b):1389-97

Cosgrove SE, Hermsen ED, Rybak MJ, et al. Guidance for the knowledge and skills required for antimicrobial stewardship leaders. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Dec;35(12):1444-51

Couch KA, Geide T. ASHP therapeutic position statement on strategies for identifying and preventing pneumococcal resistance. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2014 Mar 1;71(5):417-24

Fridkin SK, Srinivasan A. Implementing a strategy for monitoring inpatient antimicrobial use among hospitals in the United States. Clin Infect Dis 2014 Feb;58(3):401-6

Mehta Y, Gupta A, Todi S, et al. Guidelines for prevention of hospital acquired infections. Indian J Crit Care Med 2014 Mar;18(3):149-63

Pollack LA, Srinivasan A. Core elements of hospital antibiotic stewardship programs from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Clin Infect Dis 2014 Oct 15;59(Suppl 3):S97-100

Septimus E, Yokoe DS, Weinstein RA, et al. Maintaining the momentum of change: the role of the 2014 updates to the compendium in preventing healthcare-associated infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Sep;35(Suppl 2):S6-9

Thern J, de With K, Strauss R, et al. Selection of hospital antimicrobial prescribing quality indicators: a consensus among German antibiotic stewardship (ABS) networkers. Infection 2014 Apr;42(2):351-62

Yokoe DS, Anderson DJ, Berenholtz SM, et al. A compendium of strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals: 2014 updates. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Sep;35(Suppl 2):S21-31

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2013

Bratzler DW, et al. Clinical practice guidelines for antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgery. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2013 Feb;14(1):73-156

Hersh AL, et al. Principles of judicious antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in pediatrics. Pediatrics 2013 Dec;132(6):1146-54

Holmes AH, et al. The Chennai Declaration: India's landmark national commitment to antibiotic stewardship demonstrates that 'truth alone triumphs.' J Antimicrob Chemother 2013 Jul;68(7):1453-4

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2012

Chapman AL, et al. Good practice recommendations for outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) in adults in the UK: a consensus statement. J Antimicrob Chemother 2012 May;67(5):1053-62

FDA. The judicious use of medically important antimicrobial drugs in food-producing animals. Guidance for industry (#209).  Apr 13, 2012 [See also: FDA. New animal drugs and new animal drug combination products administered in or on medicated feed or drinking water of food-producing animals: recommendations for drug sponsors for voluntarily aligning product use conditions with GFI #209. December 2013]

FDA. Safety and innovation act. Accessed July 2016.

IDSA/SHEA/PIDS. Policy statement on antimicrobial stewardship by the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS). Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Apr;33(4):322-7

Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute. Draft national priorities for research and research agenda, version 1. Jan 23, 2012

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2011

IDSA. Combating antimicrobial resistance: policy recommendations to save lives. Clin Infect Dis 2011;52:S397-S428

McIntosh KA, et al. A quality improvement initiative to improve adherence to national guidelines for empiric management of community-acquired pneumonia in emergency departments. Int J Qual Health Care 2011;23:142-50

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2000-2009

Bedouch P, Labarere J, Chirpaz E, et al. Compliance with guidelines on antibiotic prophylaxis in total hip replacement surgery: results of a retrospective study of 416 patients in a teaching hospital. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2004 Apr;25(4):302-7

Dellit TH, Owens RC, McGowan JE Jr., et al. Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America guidelines for developing an institutional program to enhance antimicrobial stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 2007 Jan 15;44(2):159-77

Drew RH, White R, MacDougall C, et al. Insights from the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists on antimicrobial stewardship guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Pharmacotherapy 2009 May;29(5):593-607

Hagaman JT, Yurkowski P, Trott A, et al. Getting physicians to make "the switch": the role of clinical guidelines in the management of community-acquired pneumonia. Am J Med Qual 2005 Jan-Feb;20(1):15-21

Rybak MJ, Lomaestro BM, Rotschafer JC, et al. Therapeutic monitoring of vancomycin in adults summary of consensus recommendations from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists. Pharmacotherapy 2009 Nov;29(11):1275-9

Spellberg B, Guidos R, Gilbert D, et al. The epidemic of antibiotic-resistant infections: a call to action for the medical community from the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis 2008 Jan 15;46(2):155-64

Taur Y, Smith MA. Adherence to the Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines in the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infection. Clin Infect Dis 2007 Mar 15;44(6):769-74

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Stewardship: Health Policy

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Abubakar U, Muhammad HT, Sulaiman SAS, et al. Knowledge and self-confidence of antibiotic resistance, appropriate antibiotic therapy, and antibiotic stewardship among pharmacy undergraduate students in three Asian countries. Curr Pharm Teach Learn 2020 Mar;12(3):265-73

Akpan MR, Isemin NU, Udoh AE, et al. Implementation of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in African countries: a systematic literature review. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 1)

Allison R, Lecky DM, Beech E, et al. What resources do NHS commissioning organisations use to support antimicrobial stewardship in primary care in England? Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Apr 2)

Assar A, Abdelraoof MI, Abdel-Maboud M, et al. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Egypt's future physicians towards antimicrobial resistance (KAP-AMR study): a multicenter cross-sectional study. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 (published online Apr 8)

Connor S, Forrister D, Karir V, et al. Improving equitable access to essential medicines: learning from the experience of pharmacists within Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders). J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2020 (published online Apr 4)

Fitzpatrick MA, Albarillo F, Santarossa M, et al. Variability in antifungal stewardship strategies among Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Research Network facilities. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Jouvin-Marche E, Carrara G, Pulcini C, et al. French research strategy to tackle antimicrobial resistance. Lancet 2020 (published online Apr 18)

Kpokiri EE, Taylor DG, Smith FJ. Development of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in low and middle-income countries: a mixed-methods study in Nigerian hospitals. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Mahoney MV, Ryan KL, Alexander BT. Evaluation of OPAT in the age of antimicrobial stewardship. Curr Treat Options Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 29)

Maillard JY, Bloomfield SF, Courvalin P, et al. Reducing antibiotic prescribing and addressing the global problem of antibiotic resistance by targeted hygiene in the home and everyday life settings: a position paper. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 17)

Marcelin JR, Chung P, Van Schooneveld TC. Antimicrobial stewardship in the outpatient setting: a review and proposed framework. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 28)

Nathan C. Resisting antimicrobial resistance. Nat Rev Microbiol 2020 (published online Apr 16)

Nisabwe L, Brice H, Umuhire MC, et al. Knowledge and attitudes towards antibiotic use and resistance among undergraduate healthcare students at University of Rwanda. J Pharm Policy Pract 2020 (published online Apr 22)

Roope LSJ, Tonkin-Crine S, Herd N, et al. Reducing expectations for antibiotics in primary care: a randomised experiment to test the response to fear-based messages about antimicrobial resistance. BMC Med 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Satterfield J, Miesner AR, Percival KM. The role of education in antimicrobial stewardship: a review. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Mar 31)

Seok H, Jeon JH, Park DW. Antimicrobial therapy and antimicrobial stewardship in sepsis. Infect Chemother 2020 Mar;52(1):19-30

Thampi N, Szymczak JE, Leis JA. Applying behavioral frameworks to antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 13)

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2020

Abubakar U, Muhammad HT, Sulaiman SAS, et al. Knowledge and self-confidence of antibiotic resistance, appropriate antibiotic therapy, and antibiotic stewardship among pharmacy undergraduate students in three Asian countries. Curr Pharm Teach Learn 2020 Mar;12(3):265-73

Akpan MR, Isemin NU, Udoh AE, et al. Implementation of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in African countries: a systematic literature review. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Apr 1)

Al-Haboubi M, Trathen A, Black N, et al. Views of health care professionals and policy-makers on the use of surveillance data to combat antimicrobial resistance. BMC Public Health 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Allison R, Lecky DM, Beech E, et al. What resources do NHS commissioning organisations use to support antimicrobial stewardship in primary care in England? Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Apr 2)

Anyanwu PE, Borek AJ, Tonkin-Crine S, et al. Conceptualising the integration of strategies by clinical commissioning groups in England towards the antibiotic prescribing targets for the quality premium financial incentive scheme: a short report. Antibiotic (Basel) 2020 (published online Jan 23)

Assar A, Abdelraoof MI, Abdel-Maboud M, et al. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Egypt's future physicians towards antimicrobial resistance (KAP-AMR study): a multicenter cross-sectional study. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 (published online Apr 8)

Baudet A, Kichenbrand D, Pulcini C, et al. Antibiotic use and resistance: a nationwide questionnaire survey among French dentists. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 15)

Bokhary H, Barasheed O, Ghany MAE, et al. Pilot survey of knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of Hajj deployed health care workers on antibiotics and antibiotic prescriptions for upper respiratory tract infections: results from two Hajj seasons. Trop Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 29)

Broom A, Kenny K, Prainsack, et al. Antimicrobial resistance as a problem of values? Views from three continents. Crit Public Health 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Capurro G. “Superbugs” in the risk society: assessing the reflexive function of North American newspaper coverage of antimicrobial resistance. Sage Open 2020 (published online Jan 24)

Connor S, Forrister D, Karir V, et al. Improving equitable access to essential medicines: learning from the experience of pharmacists within Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders). J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2020 (published online Apr 4)

Courtenay M, McEwen J. Applying an antimicrobial stewardship competency framework in nurse education and practice. Nurs Stand 2020 (published online Feb 24)

Dodds Ashley E, Schaeffer Spires S. Collaborative antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2020 Mar;34(1)

Dodds Ashley E, Schaeffer Spires S. Regarding collaboration in antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2020 Mar;34(1):xi-xii

Draenert R, Jung N, Choosing Wisely (Klug entscheiden) DGI Working Group. Update on the "Choosing Wisely" initiative in infectious diseases in Germany. Infect 2020 (published online Mar 10)

Fitzpatrick MA, Albarillo F, Santarossa M, et al. Variability in antifungal stewardship strategies among Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Research Network facilities. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 7)

Fletcher-Miles H, Gammon J. A scoping review on the influential cognitive constructs informing public AMR behavior compliance and the attribution of personal responsibility. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Feb 14)

Hayat K, Rosenthal M, Gillani AH, et al. Perspective of key healthcare professionals on antimicrobial resistance and stewardship programs: a multicenter cross-sectional study from Pakistan. Front Pharmacol 2020 (published online Jan 10)

Herawati F, Ananta SC, Parwitha IAA, et al. Interview-based cross-sectional needs assessment to advance the implementation of an effective antibiotic stewardship program in Indonesian hospitals. Health Policy Open 2020 (published online Mar 2)

Hermsen ED, MacGeorge EL, Andresen ML, et al. Decreasing the peril of antimicrobial resistance through enhanced health literacy in outpatient settings: an underrecognized approach to advance antimicrobial stewardship. Adv Ther 2020 (published online Jan 17)

Hermsen ED, Sibbel RL, Holland S. The role of pharmaceutical companies in antimicrobial stewardship: a case study. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 23)

Hu F, Wang M, Zhu D, et al. CHINET efforts to control antibacterial resistance in China. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Mar 20)

Jeffs L, McIsaac W, Zahradnik M, et al. Barriers and facilitators to the uptake of an antimicrobial stewardship program in primary care: a qualitative study. PLoS One 2020 (published online Mar 5)

Jouvin-Marche E, Carrara G, Pulcini C, et al. French research strategy to tackle antimicrobial resistance. Lancet 2020 (published online Apr 18)

Kosiaporn H, Chanvatik S, Issaramalai T, et al. Surveys of knowledge and awareness of antibiotic use and antimicrobial resistance in general population: a systematic review. PLoS One 2020 (published online Jan 16)

Kpokiri EE, Taylor DG, Smith FJ. Development of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in low and middle-income countries: a mixed-methods study in Nigerian hospitals. Antibiotics (Basel) 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Laguio-Vila M, Lesho EP. The rationale for a mandatory antibiotic stewardship rotation during residency: what worked, what needs more work. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 12)

The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health. Redoubling efforts to tackle antimicrobial resistance. 2020 Feb 1;4(2):P92

Laxminarayan R, Van Boeckel T, Frost I, et al. The Lancet Infectious Diseases Commission on antimicrobial resistance: 6 years later. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 11)

Mack M, Brancaccio A, Popva K, et al. Stewardship-hospitalist collaboration. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2020 Mar;34(1):83-96

Mahoney MV, Ryan KL, Alexander BT. Evaluation of OPAT in the age of antimicrobial stewardship. Curr Treat Options Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 29)

Maillard JY, Bloomfield SF, Courvalin P, et al. Reducing antibiotic prescribing and addressing the global problem of antibiotic resistance by targeted hygiene in the home and everyday life settings: a position paper. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Apr 17)

Marcelin JR, Chung P, Van Schooneveld TC. Antimicrobial stewardship in the outpatient setting: a review and proposed framework. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 28)

McGee EU, Pius M, Mukherjee K. Assessment of structured classroom debate to teach an antimicrobial stewardship elective course. Curr Pharm Teach Learn 2020 Feb;12(2):220-7

McNulty CAM, Syeda RB, Brown CL, et al. Peer-education as a tool to educate on antibiotics, resistance and use in 16–18-year-olds: a feasibility study. Antibiotics 2020 (published online Mar 30)

Meher BR, Srinivasan A, Vighnesh CS, et al. Factors most influencing antibiotic stewardship program and comparison of prefinal- and final-year undergraduate medical students. Perspect Clin Res 2020 Jan-Mar;11(1):18-23

Monsees E, Goldman J, Vogelsmeier A, et al. Nurses as antimicrobial stewards: recognition, confidence, and organizational factors across nine hospitals. Am J Infect Control 2020 (published online Jan 13)

Murray TS, Herbst J. The ethics of fecal microbiota transplant as a tool for antimicrobial stewardship programs. J Law Med Ethics 2020 (published online Jan 19)

Nathan C. Resisting antimicrobial resistance. Nat Rev Microbiol 2020 (published online Apr 16)

Nisabwe L, Brice H, Umuhire MC, et al. Knowledge and attitudes towards antibiotic use and resistance among undergraduate healthcare students at University of Rwanda. J Pharm Policy Pract 2020 (published online Apr 22)

Olans RD, Hausman NB, Olans RN. Nurses and antimicrobial stewardship: past, present, and future. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2020 Mar;34(1):67-82

O’Sullivan CE. Antimicrobial stewardship failure: time for a new model. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Feb 18)

Porter G, Joshi J, Bhullar L, et al. Using ‘smart regulation’ to tackle antimicrobial resistance in low-income and middle-income countries. BMJ Glob Health 2020 (published online Jan 30)

Poss-Doering R, Kamradt M, Glassen K, et al. Promoting rational antibiotic prescribing for non-complicated infections: understanding social influence in primary care networks in Germany. BMC Fam Pract 2020 (published online Mar 14)

Redfern J, Bowater L, Coulter L, et al. Raising awareness of antimicrobial resistance among the general public in the UK: the role of public engagement activities. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2020 (published online Mar 10)

Robinson ED, Volles DF, Kramme K, et al. Collaborative antimicrobial stewardship for surgeons. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2020 Mar;34(1):97-108

Rogers Van Katwyk S, Giubilini A, Kirchhelle C, et al. Exploring models for an international legal agreement on the global antimicrobial commons: lessons from climate agreements. Health Care Anal 2020 (published online Jan 21)

Roope LSJ, Tonkin-Crine S, Herd N, et al. Reducing expectations for antibiotics in primary care: a randomised experiment to test the response to fear-based messages about antimicrobial resistance. BMC Med 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Rush L, Hilton S, McDaid L. A simple dose of antibiotics: qualitative analysis of sepsis reporting in UK newspapers. BJGP Open 2020 (published online Jan 21)

Satterfield J, Miesner AR, Percival KM. The role of education in antimicrobial stewardship: a review. J Hosp Infect 2020 (published online Mar 31)

Seok H, Jeon JH, Park DW. Antimicrobial therapy and antimicrobial stewardship in sepsis. Infect Chemother 2020 Mar;52(1):19-30

Stevens MP, Patel PK, Nori P. Involving antimicrobial stewardship programs in COVID-19 response efforts: all hands on deck. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Mar 13)

Tamma PD, Cosgrove SE. Unlikely bedfellows: the partnering of antibiotic stewardship programs and the pharmaceutical industry. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 23)

Thampi N, Szymczak JE, Leis JA. Applying behavioral frameworks to antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Apr 13)

Traynor K. Outpatient sites make antimicrobial stewardship work. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2020 (published online Mar 5)

Vaughn VM, Petty LA, Flanders SA, et al. A deeper dive into antibiotic stewardship needs: a multi-hospital survey. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 11)

Wright R, Ferguson C, Bodrick M, et al. Social media and drug resistance in nursing training: using a Twitterchat to develop an international community of practice for antimicrobial resistance. J Clin Nurs 2020 (published online Jan 16)

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2019

Abubakar U, Tangiisuran B. Nationwide survey of pharmacist’s involvement in antimicrobial stewardship program in Nigerian tertiary hospitals. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Oct 16)

Ahmad M, Khan AU. Global economic impact of antibiotic resistance: a review. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Jun 5)

Akhund R, Jamshed F, Jaffry HA, et al. Knowledge and attitude of general Pakistani population towards antibiotic resistance. Cureus 2019 (published online Mar 18)

Alexa (Oniciuc) EA, Likotrafiti E, Garre A, et al. An European questionnaire-based study on population awareness and risk perception of antimicrobial resistance. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2019 (published online Nov 5)

Alghamdi S, Atef-Shebi N, Aslanpour Z, et al. Barriers to implementing antimicrobial stewardship programmes in three Saudi hospitals: evidence from a qualitative study. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Feb 20)

Anderson M, Schulze K, Cassini A, et al. A governance framework for development and assessment of national action plans on antimicrobial resistance. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 3)

Andersson R, Soreide K, Ansari D. Surgical infections and antibiotic stewardship: in need for new directions. Scand J Surg 2019 (published online Dec 11)

Appaneal HJ, Luther MK, Timbrook TT, et al. Facilitators and barriers to antibiotic stewardship: a qualitative study of pharmacists' perspectives. Hosp Pharm 2019 Aug;54(4):250-8

Atif M, Asghar S, Mushtaq I, et al. Community pharmacists as antibiotic stewards: A qualitative study exploring the current status of antibiotic stewardship program in Bahawalpur, Pakistan. J Infect Public Health 2019 (published online Sep 20)

Baker DW, Hyun D, Neuhauser MM, et al. Leading practices in antimicrobial stewardship: conference summary. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2019 (published online May 21)

Baraka MA, Alsultan H, Alsalman T, et al. Health care providers' perceptions regarding antimicrobial stewardship programs (AMS) implementation-facilitators and challenges: a cross-sectional study in the Eastern province of Saudi Arabia. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 2019 (published online Sep 24)

Barner A, Bruno-Murtha LA. Antimicrobial Stewardship Centers of Excellence: plea for equal opportunity. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 23)

Barsoumian AE, Roth AL, Solberg SL, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship challenges in the deployed setting. 2019 (published online Dec 2)

Bassetti M, Giacobbe DR, Vena A, et al. Challenges and research priorities to progress the impact of antimicrobial stewardship. Drugs Context 2019 (published online Aug 19)

Baubie K, Shaughnessy C, Kostiuk L, et al. Evaluating antibiotic stewardship in a tertiary care hospital in Kerala, India: a qualitative interview study. BMJ Open 2019 (published online May 14)

Beovic B, Dousak M, Pulcini C, et al. Young doctors’ perspectives on antibiotic use and resistance: a multinational and inter-specialty cross-sectional European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) survey. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Sep 3)

Bhatia R, Katoch VM, Inoue H. Creating political commitment for antimicrobial resistance in developing countries. Indian J Med Res 2019;149(2):83-6

Bhatt J, Smith B, Neuhauser MM, et al. Collaborative solutions to antibiotic stewardship in small community and critical access hospitals. Acad Med 2019 (published online Jul 2)

Biezen R, Grando D, Mazza D, et al. Dissonant views—GPs’ and parents’ perspectives on antibiotic prescribing for young children with respiratory tract infections. BMC Fam Pract 2019 (published online Mar 28)

Biezen R, Roberts C, Buising K, et al. How do general practitioners access guidelines and utilise electronic medical records to make clinical decisions on antibiotic use? Results from an Australian qualitative study. BMJ Open 2019 (published online Aug 5)

Binda F, Tebano G, Kallen MC, et al. Nationwide survey of hospital antibiotic stewardship programs in France. Med Mal Infect 2019 (published online Sep 28)

Borek AJ, Wanat M, Sallis A, et al. How can national antimicrobial stewardship interventions in primary care be improved? A stakeholder consultation. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 (published online Oct 31)

Bowen AC, Daveson K, Anderson L, et al. An urgent need for antimicrobial stewardship in indigenous rural and remote primary health care. Med J Aust 2019 (published online Jul 1)

Brinkmann I, Kibuule D. Effectiveness of antibiotic stewardship programmes in primary health care settings in developing countries. Res Social Adm Pharm 2019 (published online Mar 16)

Broom J, Broom A, Good P, et al. Why is optimisation of antimicrobial use difficult at the end of life? Intern Med J 2019 Feb;49(2):269-71

Buckel WR, Kaye KS, Patel PK. Collaborative antimicrobial stewardship: working with hospital and health system administration. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2019 (published online Dec 10)

Budd E, Cramp E, Sharland M, et al. Adaptation of the WHO Essential Medicines List for national antibiotic stewardship policy in England: being AWaRe. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jul 30)

Carter EJ, Manning ML, Pogorzelska-Maziarz M. Clinical nurse preparation and partnership in antibiotic stewardship programs: national survey findings are a call to action for nurse leaders. J Nurs Adm 2019 Dec;49(12):591-5

Castro-Sanchez E, Gilchrist M, Ahmad R, et al. Nurse roles in antimicrobial stewardship: lessons from public sectors models of acute care service delivery in the United Kingdom. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Oct 22)

Catalan-Matamoros D, Pariente A, Elias-Perez C. What we know about media communication on antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance: a systematic review of the scientific literature. Patient Educ Couns 2019 (published online Mar 27)

Cawcutt KA, Marcelin JR, Silver JK. Using social media to disseminate research in infection prevention, hospital epidemiology, and antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Aug 27)

Chahine EB, Durham SH, Mediwala KN, et al. A baker’s dozen of top antimicrobial stewardship intervention publications in 2018. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 15)

Charani E, Castro-Sanchez E, Bradley S, et al. Implementation of antibiotic stewardship in different settings—results of an international survey. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Feb 12)

Charani E, Holmes A. Antibiotic stewardship—twenty years in the making. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 Jan 24;8(1)

Charani E, Smith I, Skodvin B, et al. Investigating the cultural and contextual determinants of antimicrobial stewardship programmes across low-, middle- and high-income countries—a qualitative study. PLoS One 2019 (published online Jan 16)

Chastain DB, Cluck DB, Stover KR, et al. A baker’s dozen of top antimicrobial stewardship intervention publications in 2017. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 26)

Chater A, Courtenay M. Community nursing and antibiotic stewardship: the importance of communication and training. Br J Community Nurs 2019 Jul 2;24(7):338-42

Chetty S, Reddy M, Ramsamy Y, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship in South Africa: a scoping review of the published literature. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2019 (published online Nov 28)

Chigome AK, Matlala M, Godman B, et al. Availability and use of therapeutic interchange policies in managing antimicrobial shortages among South African public sector hospitals; findings and implications. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 Dec 20;9(1)

Chiotos K, Tamma P, Gerber JS. Antibiotic stewardship in the intensive care unit: challenges and opportunities. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online May 3)

Cho JC, Crotty MP, Kufel WD, et al. Learning experiences within infectious diseases pharmacy residency programs in the United States: a cross-sectional survey. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 6)

Ciofi Degli Atti ML, D’Amore C, Gagliotti C, et al. Strategies to control antibiotic resistance: results from a survey in Italian children's hospitals. Ann Ig 2019 Jan-Feb;31(1)

Cole KA, Rivard KR, Dumkow LE. Antimicrobial stewardship interventions to combat antibiotic resistance: an update on targeted strategies. Curr Infect Dis Rep 2019 (published online Aug 31)

Courtenay M, Castro-Sanchez E, Gallagher R, et al. Development of consensus based international antimicrobial stewardship competencies for undergraduate nurse education. J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Aug 15)

Del Pozo JL. Stewardship in sepsis. Rev Esp Quimioter 2019 Sep;32 Suppl 2:42-6

de Vries M, Kenis P, Kraaij-Dirkzwager M, et al. Collaborative emergency preparedness and response to cross-institutional outbreaks of multidrug-resistant organisms: a scenario-based approach in two regions of the Netherlands. BMC Public Health 2019 (published online Jan 11)

De Waele JJ, Dhaese S. Antibiotic stewardship in sepsis management: toward a balanced use of antibiotics for the severely ill patient. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 (published online Jan 23)

Dixon J, Chandler C. Opening up ‘fever’, closing down medicines: algorithms as blueprints for global health in an era of antimicrobial resistance. Med Anthro Theory 2019 (published online Dec 16)

Dixon J, MacPherson E, Manyau S, et al. The ‘drug bag’ method: lessons from anthropological studies of antibiotic use in Africa and South-East Asia. Glob Health Action 2019 (published online Jul 24)

Donisi V, Sibani M, Carrara E, et al. Emotional, cognitive and social factors of antimicrobial prescribing: can antimicrobial stewardship intervention be effective without addressing psycho-social factors? J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jul 12)

Drekonja DM, Grigoryan L, Lichtenberger P, et al. Teamwork and safety climate affect antimicrobial stewardship for asymptomatic bacteriuria. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Jul 24)

Eley CV, Young VL, Hayes CV, et al. Young people’s knowledge of antibiotics and vaccinations and increasing this knowledge through gaming: mixed-methods study using e-Bug. JMIR Serious Games 2019 Jan-Mar;7(1)

Ellingson KD, Noble BN, Tran D, et al. Compliance with statewide regulations for communication of patients’ multidrug-resistant organism and Clostridium difficile status during transitions of care. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Oct 8)

Ellis J, Vassilev I, Kennedy A, et al. Help seeking for antibiotics; is the influence of a personal social network relevant? BMC Fam Pract 2019 May 14;20(1):63

Evans CD, Lewis JWS. Collaborative antimicrobial stewardship in the health department. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2019 (published online Dec 10)

Evans CD, Thure KA, McDaniel HM, et al. Validation of National Healthcare Safety Network-reported core elements of antimicrobial stewardship in Tennessee. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 Jul;40(7):817-8

Fabre V, Cosgrove S. Antimicrobial stewardship: it takes a village. Jt Comm J Qual Saf 2019 (published online Jul 19)

Fabre V, Spivak ES, Keller SC. Viewing the CAP guidelines through an antibiotic stewardship lens. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2019 (published online Dec 4)

Fernandes R, Naik S, Bhat AG, et al. Knowledge assessment of E-Bug assisted antimicrobial resistance education module in class VII school students of south Indian coastal town of Manipal. J Clin Med 2019 (published online Jan 12)

Fernandez-Lazaro CI, Brown KA, Langford BJ, et al. Late-career physicians prescribe longer courses of antibiotics. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 7)

Firouzabadi D, Mahmoudi L. Knowledge, attitude, and practice of health care workers towards antibiotic resistance and antimicrobial stewardship programmes: a cross-sectional study. J Eval Clin Pract 2019 (published online May 21)

Fitzpatrick F, Tarrant C, Hamilton V, et al. Sepsis and antimicrobial stewardship: two sides of the same coin. BMJ Qual Saf 2019 (published online Apr 24)

Fletcher-Miles H, Gammon J, Williams S, et al. A scoping review to assess the impact of public education campaigns to affect behavior change pertaining to antimicrobial resistance. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Aug 20)

Frid-Nielsen SS, Rubin O, Baekkeskov E. The state of social science research on antimicrobial resistance. Soc Sci Med 2019 (published online Oct 11)

Friedemann Luz C, Berends MS, Dik JWH, et al. Rapid analysis of diagnostic and antimicrobial patterns in R (RadaR): interactive open-source software app for infection management and antimicrobial stewardship. J Med Internet Res 2019;21(6)

Gibbons CL, Malcolm W, Sneddon J, et al. Establishing a baseline for a national paediatric antimicrobial stewardship programme. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jul 12)

Goff DA, Kullar R, Laxminarayan R, et al. Twitter to engage, educate, and advocate for global antibiotic stewardship and antimicrobial resistance. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 Mar 1;19(3):229-31

Goulopoulos A, Rofe O, Kong D, et al. Attitudes and beliefs of Australian emergency department clinicians on antimicrobial stewardship in the emergency department: a qualitative study. Emerg Med Australas 2019 (published online Mar 28)

Grammatico-Guillon L, Abdurrahim L, Shea K, et al. Scope of antibiotic stewardship programs in pediatrics. Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2019 (published online Jun 10)

Greendyke WG, Shelley AN, Zachariah P, et al. Exploring prescriber perspectives toward nurses’ active involvement in antimicrobial stewardship: a qualitative study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Aug 6)

Greene MH, Nesbitt WH, Nelson GE. Antimicrobial stewardship staffing: how much is enough? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Nov 15)

Gu Y, Fujitomo Y, Soeda H, et al. A nationwide questionnaire survey of clinic doctors on antimicrobial stewardship in Japan. J Infect Chemother 2019 (published online Dec 24)

Hamdy RF, Neal W, Nicholson L, et al. Pediatric nurses' perceptions of their role in antimicrobial stewardship: a focus group study. J Pediatr Nurs 2019 Jun 11;48:10-7

Haque M, Rahman NAA, McKimm J, et al. Antibiotic use: a cross-sectional study evaluating the understanding, usage and perspectives of medical students and pathfinders of a public defence university in Malaysia. Antibiotics 2019 (published online Sep 19)

Hayat K, Li P, Rosenthal M, et al. Perspective of community pharmacists about community-based antimicrobial stewardship programs. A multicenter cross-sectional study from China. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 (published online Nov 12)

Hayat K, Rosenthal M, Gillani AH, et al. Perspective of Pakistani physicians towards hospital antimicrobial stewardship programs: a multisite exploratory qualitative study. Int J Environ Res Public Health 2019 (published online May 5)

Hayat K, Rosenthal M, Zhu S, et al. Attitude of clinicians towards hospital-based antimicrobial stewardship programs: a multicenter cross-sectional study from Punjab, Pakistan. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 (published online Jul 23)

Heim M, Schneider F, Mutlak H, et al. Rational application of antibiotics—the influence of anaesthetists' gender on self-confidence and knowledge. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 2019 (published online Apr 22)

Hernando-Amado S, Coque TM, Baquero F, et al. Defining and combating antibiotic resistance from One Health and Global Health perspectives. Nat Microbiol 2019 (published online Aug 22)

Hijazi K, Joshi C, Gould IM. Challenges and opportunities for antimicrobial stewardship in resource-rich and resource-limited countries. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 (published online Jul 6)

Hill-Cawthorne G, Negin J, Capon T, et al. Advancing Planetary Health in Australia: focus on emerging infections and antimicrobial resistance. BMJ Glob Health 2019 (published online Apr 22)

Hoffmann SJ, Bakshi R, Rogers Van Katwyk S. How law can help solve the collective action problem of antimicrobial resistance. Bioethics 2019 Sep;33(7):798-804

Hood G, Toleikyte L, Ashiru-Oredope D. Assessing national antimicrobial resistance campaigns using a health equity assessment tool (HEAT). Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 (published online Aug 17)

Hornak JP, Sonstein LK, Reynoso D. An antimicrobial stewardship elective for internal medicine residents. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Jul 29)

Hughes SJ, Moore LSP. Antimicrobial stewardship. Br J Hosp Med 2019 (published online Mar 12)

Ierano C, Ayton D, Peel T, et al. Evaluating the implementability of antibiotic surgical prophylaxis guidelines. Infect Dis Health 2019 (published online Sep 12)

Iroh Tam PY. The challenge and opportunity of pediatric antimicrobial stewardship in low resource settings. J Trop Pediatr 2019 (published online Dec 4)

Isler B, Keske S, Aksoy M, et al. Antibiotic overconsumption and resistance in Turkey. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Mar 4)

Jayaweerasingham M, Angulmaduwa S, Liyanapathirana V. Knowledge, beliefs and practices on antibiotic use and resistance among a group of trainee nurses in Sri Lanka. BMC Res Notes 2019 (published online Sep 18)

Kakkar AK, Shafiq N, Malhotra S. Ensuring access to 'access' antibiotics: an imminent consideration for sustainable antimicrobial stewardship in the developing world. Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 19)

Kallen MC, Binda F, ten Oever J, et al. Comparison of antimicrobial stewardship programs in acute care hospitals in four European countries: a cross-sectional survey. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2019 (published online Jun 11)

Kalungia AC, Mwambula H, Munkombwe D, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship knowledge and perception among physicians and pharmacists at leading tertiary teaching hospitals in Zambia: implications for future policy and practice. J Chemother 2019 (published online May 30)

Knight GM, Davies NG, Colijn C, et al. Mathematical modelling for antibiotic resistance control policy: do we know enough? BMC Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 29)

Kulkarni AP, Nagvekar VC, Veeraraghavan B, et al. Current perspectives on treatment of gram-positive infections in India: what Is the way forward? Interdiscip Perspect Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 7)

Kim B, Lee MJ, Moon SM, et al. Current status of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in Korean hospitals: results of a 2018 nationwide survey. J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Sep 9)

Kim Y, Dillard JP, Smith RA. Communicating antibiotic stewardship: emotional responses and their impact on adherence. Health Commun 2019 (published online Apr 22)

Kiss CR, Lau JSY, Yeung A, et al. Infectious diseases physician attitudes to long-term antibiotic use. Int J Clin Pharm 2019 (published online Jan 17)

Kjaersgaard M, Leth RA, Udupi A, et al. Antibiotic stewardship based on education: minor impact on knowledge, perception and attitude. Infect Dis (Lond) 2019 (published online Aug 7)

Kohut MR, Keller SC, Linder JA, et al. The inconvincible patient: how clinicians perceive demand for antibiotics in the outpatient setting. Fam Pract 2019 (published online Nov 6)

Krockow EM, Tarrant C. The international dimensions of antimicrobial resistance: contextual factors shape distinct ethical challenges in South Africa, Sri Lanka and the United Kingdom. Bioethics 2019 (published online Jul 2)

Kuper KM, Hamilton KW. Collaborative antimicrobial stewardship: working with information technology. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2019 (published online Dec 10)

Kwon KT. Implementation of antimicrobial stewardship programs in end-of-life care. Infect Chemother 2019 Jun;51(2):89-97

Langford BJ, Daneman N, Leung V, et al. The second-hand effects of antibiotics: communicating the public health risks of drug resistance. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2019 (published online Nov 5)

Lanteri C, Mende K, Kortepeter M. Emerging infectious diseases and antimicrobial resistance (EIDAR). Mil Med 2019 (published online Apr 20)

Leone M, Roberts JA, Bassetti M, et al. Update in Antibiotic Therapy in Intensive Care Unit Report from the 2019 Nimes International Symposium. Anaesth Crit Care Pain Med 2019 (published online Oct 10)

Lim JM, Singh SR, Duong MC, et al. Impact of national interventions to promote responsible antibiotic use: a systematic review. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Sep 6)

Livorsi DJ, Reisinger HS, Stenehjem E, et al. Adapting antibiotic stewardship to the community hospital. JAMA Netw Open 2019 (published online Aug 16)

Lockhart GC, Hanin J, Micek ST, et al. Pathogen-negative sepsis—an opportunity for antimicrobial stewardship. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 9)

Lomazzi M, Moore M, Johnson A, et al. Antimicrobial resistance—moving forward? BMC Public Health 2019 (published online Jul 2)

Maeda M, Muraki Y, Kosaka T, et al. Essential human resources for antimicrobial stewardship teams in Japan: estimates from a nationwide survey conducted by the Japanese Society of Chemotherapy. J Infect Chemother 2019 (published online Jun 7)

McLeod M, Ahmad R, Shebl NA, et al. A whole-health-economy approach to antimicrobial stewardship: analysis of current models and future direction. PLoS Med 2019 (published online Mar 29)

Mendelson M, Morris AM, Thursky K, et al. How to start an antimicrobial stewardship programme in a hospital. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Aug 22)

Merrill K, Forsyth Hanson S, Sumner S, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship: staff nurse knowledge and attitudes. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online May 23)

Millar M. Inequality and antibiotic resistance: a contractualist perspective. Bioethics 2019 (published online Aug 18)

Mistry RD, May LS, Pulia MS. Improving antimicrobial stewardship in pediatric emergency care: a pathway forward. Pediatrics 2019 (published online Jan 8)

Monsees EA, Tamma PD, Cosgrove SE, et al. Integrating bedside nurses into antibiotic stewardship: a practical approach. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Feb 21)

Morgan DJ. The Overton window and a less dogmatic approach to antibiotics. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 12)

Morgan SA. The infusion nurse’s role in antibiotic stewardship. J Infus Nurs 2019 Mar/Apr;42(2):75-80

Morris AM, Calderwood MS, Fridkin SK, et al. Research needs in antibiotic stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Oct 30)

Mula CT, Human N, Middleton L. An exploration of workarounds and their perceived impact on antibiotic stewardship in the adult medical wards of a referral hospital in Malawi: a qualitative study. BMC Health Serv Res 2019 (published online Jan 23)

Munk MD, Barker T. Retail clinics provide important antibiotic stewardship. JAMA Intern Med 2019 Jan 1;179(1):123-4

Munthe C, Nijsingh N, de Fine Licht K, et al. The ethics of antibiotic resistance: towards an agenda for feasible and justified global health policy. Bioethics 2019 (published online Aug 18)

Nasr ZG, Higazy A, Wilbur K. Exploring the gaps between education and pharmacy practice on antimicrobial stewardship: a qualitative study among pharmacists in Qatar. Adv Med Educ Pract 2019 (published online May 6)

Newitt S, Oloyede O, Puleston R, et al. Demographic, knowledge and impact analysis of 57,627 antibiotic guardians who have pledged to contribute to tackling antimicrobial resistance. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 (published online Mar 9)

Nhan D, Lentz EJM, Steinberg M, et al. Structure of antimicrobial stewardship programs in leading US hospitals: findings of a nationwide survey. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Apr 6)

Nori P, Cowman K, Jezek A, et al. Faces of resistance: using real-world patients and their advocates to teach medical students about antimicrobial stewardship. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 13)

Okedo-Alex IN, Madubueze UC, Umeokonkwo CD, et al. Knowledge of antibiotic use and resistance among students of a medical school in Nigeria. Malawi Med J 2019 Mar;31(2):133-6

Pagels CM, McCreary EK, Rose WE, et al. Designing antimicrobial stewardship initiatives to enhance scientific dissemination. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2019 (published online Jul 24)

Park S, Kang JE, Choi HJ, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship programs in community health systems perceived by physicians and pharmacists: a qualitative study with gap analysis. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 (published online Dec 5)

Peiffer-Smadja N, Rawson TM, Ahmad R, et al. Machine learning for clinical decision support in infectious diseases: a narrative review of current applications. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Sep 17)

Perozziello A, Lescure FX, Truel A, et al. Prescribers' experience and opinions on antimicrobial stewardship programmes in hospitals: a French nationwide survey. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jun 5)

Pickens CI, Wunderink RG, Pickens CI. Principles and practice of antibiotic stewardship in the ICU. Chest 2019 (published online Jan 25)

Pizzuto MA, Camilleri L, Azzopardi LM, et al. Exploring views of pharmacists on antibacterial prescribing: a Maltese perspective. Int J Pharm Pract 2019 (published online Feb 13)

Rabano-Blanco A, Dominguez-Martis EM, Mosteiro Miguens DG, et al. Nursing students' knowledge and awareness of antibiotic use, resistance and stewardship: a descriptive cross-sectional study. Antibiotics 2019 (published online Oct 30)

Raina SK, Galwankar S, Dhariwal AC, et al. Fighting antimicrobial resistance: status paper with action points by organized academic guild. Indian J Med Res 2019;11(2):54-8

Rattanaumpawan P, Chuenchom N, Thamlikitkul V. Perception, attitude, knowledge and learning style preference on challenges of antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial overuse among first year doctors in training and final year medical students. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Aug 23)

Rennert-May E, Chew DS, Conly J, et al. Clinical practice guidelines for creating an acute care hospital-based antimicrobial stewardship program: a systematic review. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Mar 21)

Rid A, Littmann J, Buyx A. Evaluating the risks of public health programs: rational antibiotic use and antimicrobial resistance. Bioethics 2019 (published online Aug 18)

Rizvi T, Thompson A, Williams M, et al. Validation and implementation of a national survey to assess antimicrobial stewardship awareness, practices and perceptions amongst community pharmacists of Australia. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Sep 7)

Rogers Van Katwyk S, Balasegaram M, Boriello P, et al. A roadmap for sustainably governing the global antimicrobial commons. Lancet 2019 (published online Nov 16)

Roope LSJ, Smith RD, Pouwels KB, et al. The challenge of antimicrobial resistance: what economics can contribute. Science 2019 (published online Apr 5)

Rubin O. The glocalization of antimicrobial stewardship. Global Health 2019 (published online Sep 9)

Saha SK, Barton C, Promite S, et al. Knowledge, perceptions and practices of community pharmacists towards antimicrobial stewardship: a systematic scoping review. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 (published online Dec 12)

Sanchez MJC, Hermoso R, Iniguez D, et al. Qualitative and quantitative evaluation of the use of Twitter as a tool of antimicrobial stewardship. Int J Med Inform 2019 (published online Aug 20)

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)

Scobie A, Budd EL, Harris RJ, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship: an evaluation of structure and process and their association with antimicrobial prescribing in NHS hospitals in England. J Antimicrob Chemother 2019 (published online Jan 11)

Shahi F, Redeker K, Chong J. Rethinking antimicrobial stewardship paradigms in the context of the gut microbiome. JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance 2019 Jun;1(1)

Sharland M, Gandra S, Huttner B, et al. Encouraging AWaRe-ness and discouraging inappropriate antibiotic use—the new 2019 Essential Medicines List becomes a global antibiotic stewardship tool. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 Dec;19(12):1278-80

Singh S, Charani E, Wattal C, et al. The state of education and training for antimicrobial stewardship programs in Indian hospitals—a qualitative and quantitative assessment. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 (published online Jan 30)

Singh SR, Chua AQ, Tan ST, et al. Combating antimicrobial resistance in Singapore: a qualitative study exploring the policy context, challenges, facilitators, and proposed strategies. Antibiotics 2019 (published online Oct 29)

Smorthit K, Thayer T. Antimicrobial stewardship and the anxious patient. Br Dent J 2019 May;226(9):635

Spachmann PJ, May M, Vetterlein MW, et al. Awareness and perception of multidrug-resistant organisms and antimicrobial therapy among internists vs. surgeons of different specialties: results from the German MR2 survey. Caspian J Intern Med 2019 Spring;10(2):132-41

Spernovasilis N, Ierodiakonou D, Milioni A, et al. Assessing the knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of junior doctors on antimicrobial use and antimicrobial resistance in Greece. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2019 (published online Nov 11)

Sukumar S, Martin FE, Hughes TE, et al. Think before you prescribe: how dentistry contributes to antibiotic resistance. Aust Dent J 2019 (published online Oct 15)

Sunde M, Nygaard MM, Hoye S. General practitioners' attitudes toward municipal initiatives to improve antibiotic prescribing—a mixed-methods study. Antibiotics (Basel) 2019 (published online Aug 17)

Szymczak JE, Kitt E, Hayes M, et al. Threatened efficiency not autonomy: prescriber perceptions of an established pediatric antimicrobial stewardship program. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Mar 28)

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)

Tayler E, Gregory R, Bloom G, et al. Universal health coverage: an opportunity to address antimicrobial resistance? Lancet Glob Health 2019 (published online Sep 20)

Taylor A, Littmann J, Holzscheiter A, et al. Sustainable development levers are key in global response to antimicrobial resistance. Lancet 2019 (published online Oct 30)

Tebano G, Dyar OJ, Beovic B, et al. Practices, organisation, and regulatory aspects in advising on antibiotic prescription: the international ESCMID AntibioLegalMap survey. Infection 2019 (published online Mar 22)

Timsit JF, Bassetti M, Cremer O, et al. Rationalizing antimicrobial therapy in the ICU: a narrative review. Intensive Care Med 2019 (published online Jan 18)

Uckay I, Berli M, Sendi P, et al. Principles and practice of antibiotic stewardship in the management of diabetic foot infections. Curr Opin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 16)

Ughasoro MD, Nwakoby IC, Onwujekwe OE, et al. Drug pooling: a cost-saving strategy to enhance antibiotics availability for pediatric in-patient in Nigeria. Niger J Clin Pract 2019 Feb;22(2):232-7

Vaillant L, Birgand G, Esposito-Farese M, et al. Awareness among French healthcare workers of the transmission of multidrug resistant organisms: a large cross-sectional survey. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Nov 12)

Van Deun A, Decroo T, Tahseen S, et al. WHO 2018 treatment guidelines for rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis: uncertainty, potential risks and the way forward. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2019 (published online Oct 15)

van Hauwermeiren E, Iosifidis E, Karki T, et al. Development of case vignettes for assessment of the inter-rater variability of national validation teams for the Point Prevalence Survey of Healthcare-Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Use in European Acute Care Hospitals. J Hosp Infect 2019 (published online Jan 22)

Walia K, Ohri VC, Madhumathi J, et al. Policy document on antimicrobial stewardship practices in India. Indian J Med Res 2019;149(2):180-4

Waseem H, Ali J, Sarwar F, et al. Assessment of knowledge and attitude trends towards antimicrobial resistance (AMR) among the community members, pharmacists/pharmacy owners and physicians in district Sialkot, Pakistan. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Apr 24)

Wilcock M, Powell N. Can patients in hospital become guardians of antimicrobial stewardship? Drug Ther Bull 2019 (published online Jun 10)

Will CM. The problem and the productivity of ignorance: public health campaigns on antibiotic stewardship. Sociol Rev 2019 (published online Nov 19)

Xia R, Hu X, Willcox M, et al. How far do we still need to go? A survey on knowledge, attitudes, practice related to antimicrobial stewardship regulations among Chinese doctors in 2012 and 2016. BMJ Open 2019 (published online Jun 5)

Yam ELY, Hsu LY, Yap EPH, et al. Antimicrobial resistance in the Asia Pacific region: a meeting report. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online Dec 18)

Young VL, Berry M, Verlander NQ, et al. Using debate to educate young people in schools about antibiotic use and resistance: a before and after evaluation using a questionnaire survey. J Infect Prev 2019 (published online Jul 18)

Zingg W, Storr J, Park BJ, et al. Implementation research for the prevention of antimicrobial resistance and healthcare-associated infections; 2017 Geneva infection prevention and control (IPC)-think tank (part 1). Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 (published online May 28)

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2018

Abbas S, Lee K, Pakyz A, et al. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of bedside nursing staff regarding antibiotic stewardship: a cross-sectional study. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 21)

Alghamdi S, Atef Shebi N, Aslanpour Z, et al. Hospital adoption of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in Gulf Cooperation Council countries: a review of existing evidence. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2018 (published online Jul 30)

Alhomoud F, Aljamea Z, Basalelah L. “Antibiotics kill things very quickly”—consumers’ perspectives on non-prescribed antibiotic use in Saudi Arabia. BMC Public Health 2018 (published online Oct 16)

Al Omari S, Al Mir H, Wrayde S, et al. First antibiotic awareness week nationwide initiative in Lebanon: knowledge, attitude and practice towards antibiotics. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Jul 15)

Ancillotti M, Eriksson S, Veldwijk J, et al. Public awareness and individual responsibility needed for judicious use of antibiotics: a qualitative study of public beliefs and perceptions. BMC Public Health 2018 (published online Oct 3)

Anderson A. Online health information and public knowledge, attitudes, and behaviours regarding antibiotics in the UK: multiple regression analysis of Wellcome Monitor and Eurobarometer data. PLoS One 2018 (published online Oct 24)

Apisarnthanarak A, Kwa AL, Chiu CH, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship for acute-care hospitals: an Asian perspective. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Sep 19)

Ashar BH. Make antibiotics great again. Med Clin 2018 (published online Jun 27)

Balkhy HH, Zowawi H, Albatshan HA, et al. Antimicrobial resistance: a round table discussion on the "One Health" concept from the Gulf Cooperation Council countries. Part one: a focus on leadership. J Infect Public Health 2018 Nov-Dec;11(6):771-7

Balkhy HH, Zowawi H, Alshamrani MM, et al. Antimicrobial resistance: a round table discussion on the "One Health" concept from the Gulf Cooperation Council countries. Part two: a focus on human health. J Infect Public Health 2018 Nov-Dec;11(6):778-83

Banerjee R, Thurm CW, Fox ER, et al. Antibiotic shortages in pediatrics. Pediatrics 2018 (published online Oct 18)

Barsoumian AE, White BK, Yun HC. Teaching antimicrobial stewardship to infectious disease fellows through simulated interdisciplinary scenarios. MedEdPortal 2018 (published online Mar 16)

Beatty N, August J, Saenz JA, et al. Knowledge, attitude, and practices associated with the diagnosis and management of skin and soft-tissue infections among medical students, residents, and attending physicians. Avicenna J Med 2018 Jul-Sep;8(3):104-6

Beovic B, Pulcini C, Dumartin C, et al. Legal framework of antimicrobial stewardship in hospitals (LEASH): a European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) cross-sectional international survey. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Jul 28)

Bishop J, Kong DCM, Schulz TR, et al. Meeting the challenge for effective antimicrobial stewardship programs in regional, rural and remote hospitals—what can we learn from the published literature? Rural Remote Health 2018 (published online May 29)

Bishop JL, Schulz TR, Kong DC, et al. A qualitative study of the factors impacting antimicrobial stewardship program delivery in regional and remote hospitals. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Sep 26)

Blanchette L, Gauthier T, Heil E, et al. The essential role of pharmacists in antibiotic stewardship in outpatient care: an official position statement of the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists. J Am Pharm Assoc 2018 (published online Jul 12)

Bremmer DN, Trienski TL, Walsh TL, et al. Role of technology in antimicrobial stewardship. Med Clin 2018 (published online Jul 15)

Broniatowski DA, Klein EY, May L, et al. Patients’ and clinicians’ perceptions of antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory infections in the acute care setting. Med Decis Making 2018 (published online May 30)

Broom J, Broom A. Guideline relevance, diagnostic uncertainty, fear and hierarchy: intersecting barriers to antibiotic optimization in respiratory infections. Respirology 2018 (published online Jun 11)

Broom J, Broom A, Kirby E. Context-sensitive antibiotic optimization: a qualitative interviews study of a remote Australian hospital setting. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Jun 8)

Brown N, Nettleton S. Economic imaginaries of the anti-biosis: between ‘economies of resistance’ and the ‘resistance of economies’. Palgrave Commun 2018 (published online Oct 23)

Bulabula ANH, Jenkins A, Mehtar S, et al. Education and management of antimicrobials amongst nurses in Africa—a situation analysis: an Infection Control Africa Network (ICAN)/BSAC online survey. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Feb 15)

Caris MG, Sikkens JJ, Kusurkar RA, et al. E-learning on antibiotic prescribing—the role of autonomous motivation in participation: a prospective cohort study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 10)

Carter EJ, Greendyke WG, Furuya EY, et al. Exploring the nurses' role in antibiotic stewardship: a multisite qualitative study of nurses and infection preventionists. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Feb 3)

Castro-Sanchez E, Bennasar-Veny M, Smith M, et al. European Commission Guidelines for the prudent use of antimicrobials in human health: a missed opportunity to embrace nursing participation in stewardship. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Mar 2)

Charani E, Ahmad R, Rawson TM, et al. The differences in antibiotic decision-making between acute surgical and acute medical teams: an ethnographic study of culture and team dynamics. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Chase Fisher C, Cox VC, Gorman SK, et al. A theory-informed assessment of the barriers and facilitators to nurse-driven antimicrobial stewardship. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Aug 1)

Chen XS, Yin YP, Li XY. A ROADMAP plan to address research needs for gonococcal antimicrobial resistance in China. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 9)

Childs-Kean LM, Briggs HL, Cho JC. All aboard!: involvement of medical and pharmacy trainees in antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Dec 19)

Cho JC, Dunn RL, Yu F, et al. Characteristics of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in rural east Texas hospitals. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online May 3)

Choi JS, Kim KY. Factors associated with preventive behaviors in the overuse and misuse of antibiotics in Korean nursing students. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Dec 18)

Chou AF, Graber CJ, Zhang Y, et al. Specifying an implementation framework for Veterans Affairs antimicrobial stewardship programmes: using a factor analysis approach. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jun 4)

Cizman M, Plankar Srovin T, Beovic B, et al. European Antibiotic Awareness Day (EAAD): any impact on antibiotic consumption and public awareness in Slovenia? J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jun 21)

Courtenay M, Castro-Sanchez E, Deslandes R, et al. Defining antimicrobial stewardship competencies for undergraduate health professional education in the United Kingdom: a study protocol. J Interprof Care 2018 (published online Apr 16)

Courtenay M, Lim R, Castro-Sanchez E, et al. Development of consensus based national antimicrobial stewardship competencies for UK undergraduate healthcare professional education. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Jun 30)

Croker R, Walker AJ, Goldacre B. Why did some practices not implement new antibiotic prescribing guidelines on urinary tract infection? A cohort study and survey in NHS England primary care. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Dec 22)

Cunha CB. Antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASP): perspective on problems and potential. R I Med J 2018;101(5):18-21

Cunha CB. Antimicrobial stewardship programs: principles and practice. Med Clin 2018 (published online Jun 14)

Cunha CB. An overview of antimicrobial stewardship programs: imperatives, interventions, and innovations. Med Clin 2018 (published online Jul 15)

Cunha CB. The pharmacoeconomic aspects of antibiotic stewardship programs. Med Clin 2018 (published online Jul 15)

Diallo K, Thilly N, Luc A, et al. Management of bloodstream infections by infection specialists: an international ESCMID cross-sectional survey. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018 (published online Jan 5)

Dodds Ashley E, Davis SL, Heil EL, et al. Best care for patients is achieved through multi-disciplinary stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 15)

Doernberg SB, Abbo LM, Burdette SD, et al. Essential resources and strategies for antibiotic stewardship programs in the acute care setting. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 26)

Dyar OJ, Hills H, Seitz LT, et al. Assessing the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors of human and animal health students towards antibiotic use and resistance: a pilot cross-sectional study in the UK. Antibiotics 2018 (published online Jan 30)

Dyar OJ, Nathwani D, Monnet DL, et al. Do medical students feel prepared to prescribe antibiotics responsibly? Results from a cross-sectional survey in 29 European countries. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 9)

Emberger J, Tassone D, Stevens MP, et al. The current state of antimicrobial stewardship: challenges, successes, and future directions. Curr Infect Dis Rep 2018 (published online Jun 29)

Evans CT, Jump RL, Krein SL, et al. Setting a research agenda in prevention of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) outside of acute care settings. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Feb;39(2):210-3

Evans SR, Follmann D, Liu Y, et al. Sequential Multiple Assignment Randomized Trials for COMparing Personalized Antibiotic StrategieS (SMART-COMPASS). Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 23)

Fadare JO, Ogunleye O, Iliyasu G, et al. Status of antimicrobial stewardship programs in Nigerian tertiary healthcare facilities: findings and implications. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2018 (published online Dec 14)

Farley E, Stewardt A, Davies MA, et al. Antibiotic use and resistance: knowledge, attitudes and perceptions among primary care prescribers in South Africa. S Afr Med J 2018 (published online Aug 28)

Fertleman C, Augugeau-Williams P, Sher C, et al. A discussion of virtual reality as a new tool for training healthcare professionals. Front Public health 2018 (published online Feb 26)

Flasche S, Atkins KE. Balancing benefits and risks of antibiotic use. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 5)

Fortin R. Role of the pharmacist in antimicrobial stewardship. R I Med J 2018;101(5):26-7

Gallagher JC, Justo JA, Chahine EB, et al. Preventing the post-antibiotic era by training future pharmacists as antimicrobial stewards. Am J Pharm Educ 2018 Aug;82(6):6770

Garau J, Bassetti M. Role of pharmacists in antimicrobial stewardship programs. Int J Clin Pharm 2018 (published online Sep 22)

Gebretekle GB, Haile Mariam D, Abebe W, et al. Opportunities and barriers to implementing antibiotic stewardship in low and middle-income countries: lessons from a mixed-methods study in a tertiary care hospital in Ethiopia. PLoS One 2018 (published online Dec 20)

Gilsdorf JR, Spearman P, Englund JA, et al. Pediatric infectious diseases meets the future. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2018 (published online May 19)

Godbout DJ, Pakyz AL, Daniel Markley J, et al. Pediatric antimicrobial stewardship: state of the art. Curr Infect Dis Rep 2018 (published online Aug 1)

Goettsche LS, Weig EA, Chung J, et al. Patient perceptions of antibiotic use and resistance at a single university dermatology clinic. J Dermatolog Treat 2018 (published online May 4)

Goff DA. Antibiotic stewardship: the health of the world depends on it. Hosp Pharm 2018 (published online Apr 19)

Grabe MJ, Resman F. Antimicrobial stewardship: what we all just need to know. Eur Urol Focus 2018 (published online Jun 30)

Green J, Gardiner SJ, Clarke SL, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship practice in New Zealand's rural hospitals. N Z Med J 2018 Aug 31;131(1481):16-26

Greendyke WG, Carter EJ, Salsgiver E, et al. Exploring the role of the bedside nurse in antimicrobial stewardship: survey results from five acute-care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Jan 31)

Gupte V, Gogtay J, Mani RK. A questionnaire-based survey of physician perceptions of the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance and their antibiotic prescribing patterns. Indian J Crit Care Med 2018 Jul;22(7):491-7

Hagiwara D, Sato K, Miyazaki M, et al. The impact of earlier intervention by an antimicrobial stewardship team for specific antimicrobials in a single weekly intervention. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 4)

Harder T, Eckmanns T, Schmidt N, et al. Human resources estimates for antibiotic stewardship teams: evidence-based approaches for recommendations are needed. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Jan 5)

Hawkey PM. The 2017 Garrod Lecture: genes, guts and globalization. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Aug 1)

Hayhoe B, Butler CC, Majeed A, et al. Telling the truth about antibiotics: benefits, harms and moral duty in prescribing for children in primary care. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jun 22)

Hayward GN, Moore A, Mckelvie S, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for the older adult: beliefs and practices in primary care. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Dec 18)

Hinchliffe S, Butcher A, Meezanur Rahman M. The AMR problem: demanding economies, biological margins, and co-producing alternative strategies. Palgrave Commun 2018 (published online Nov 27)

Holland TL, Chambers HF, Boucher HW, et al. Considerations for clinical trials of Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection in adults. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 10)

Horcajada JP, Grau S, Pano-Pardo JR, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship in Spain: programs for optimizing the use of antibiotics (PROA) in Spanish hospitals. Germs 2018;8(3):109-12

Ivan SJ, Sindhwani P. Comparison of guideline recommendations for antimicrobial prophylaxis in urologic procedures: variability, lack of consensus, and contradictions. Int Urol Nephrol 2018 (published online Aug 25)

Jamshed S, Padzil F, Shamsudin SH, et al. Antibiotic stewardship in community pharmacies: a scoping review. Pharmacy (Basel) 2018 (published online Aug 23)

Jeffres MN, Biehle LR, MacDougall C. Comprehensive assessment of didactic curriculum and career interest in infectious diseases among graduating United States pharmacy students. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 31)

Jeffs L, Law MP, Zahradnik M, et al. Engaging nurses in optimizing antimicrobial use in ICUs: a qualitative study. J Nurs Care Qual 2018 Apr/Jun;33(2):173-9

Jones LF, Owens R, Sallis A, et al. Qualitative study using interviews and focus groups to explore the current and potential for antimicrobial stewardship in community pharmacy informed by the Theoretical Domains Framework. BMJ Open 2018 (published online Dec 28)

Junaid E, Jenkins L, Swanepoel H, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship in a rural regional hospital—growing a positive culture. S Afr Med J 2018 Jun 26;108(7):546-50

Kalaba M, Kosutic J, Godman B, et al. Experience with developing antibiotic stewardship programs in Serbia: potential model for other Balkan countries? J Comp Eff Res 2018 (published online Feb 21)

Kamata K, Tokuda Y, Gu Y, et al. Public knowledge and perception about antimicrobials and antimicrobial resistance in Japan: a national questionnaire survey in 2017. PLoS One 2018 (published online Nov 5)

Kapadia SN, Abramson EL, Carter EJ, et al. The expanding role of antimicrobial stewardship programs in hospitals in the United States: lessons learned from a multisite qualitative study. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2018 (published online Jan 2)

Kates AE, Rischendoft JS, Schweizer M, et al. Research agenda for microbiome based research for multidrug-resistant organism prevention in the Veterans Health Administration system. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Feb;39(2):202-9

Khumra S, Mahony AA, Devchand M, et al. Counting the cost of critical antibiotic shortages. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 11)

Kirchhelle C. Patchwork regulation won’t stop antimicrobial resistance. Nature 2018 (published online Nov 21)

Kufel WD, Jeffres MN, MacDougall C, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship education in US colleges and schools of pharmacy. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 28)

Kullar R, Nagel J, Bleasdale SC, et al. Going for the gold: a description of ‘Centers of Excellence’ designation by Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 18)

Kumar A, Sahu M, Sahoo PR, et al. Under-explored dimensions of anti-microbial stewardship in India. J Assoc Physicians India 2018 Dec;66

Ladenheim D. Role of nurses in supporting antimicrobial stewardship. Nurs Stand 2018 (published online Aug 29)

Langdridge D, Davis M, Gozdzielewska L, et al. A visual affective analysis of mass media interventions to increase antimicrobial stewardship amongst the public. Br J Health Psychol 2018 (published online Sep 16)

Leung V, Wu JH, Langford BJ, et al. Landscape of antimicrobial stewardship programs in Ontario: a survey of hospitals. CMAJ Open 2018 (published online Feb 2)

Lines TH, Nesbitt WJ, Nelson GE. Driving antimicrobial use improvement: attitudes of providers of adult hospital care on optimal attribution and feedback. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Jun 7)

Liu J, Kaye KS, Mercuro NJ, et al. It is time to define antimicrobial never events. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Dec 5)

Livorsi DJ, Evans CT, Morgan DJ, et al. Setting the research agenda for preventing infections from multidrug-resistant organisms in the Veterans Health Administration. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Feb;39(2):186-8

Lorencatto F, Charani E, Sevdalis N, et al. Driving sustainable change in antimicrobial prescribing practice: how can social and behavioural sciences help? J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jul 17)

Luther VP, Shnekendorf R, Abbo LM, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship training for infectious diseases fellows: program directors identify a curriculum need. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 16)

Maeda M, Muraki Y, Kosaka T, et al. The first nationwide survey of antimicrobial stewardship programs conducted by the Japanese Society of Chemotherapy. J Infect Chemother 2018 (published online Nov 22)

Maia MR, Simoes A, Lapao LV. Implementing an antibiotic stewardship information system to improve hospital infection control: a co-design process. Stud Health Technol Inform 2018;247:56-60

Malan L, Labuschagne Q, Brechtelsbauer E. Sustainable access to antimicrobials; a missing component to antimicrobial stewardship—a tale of two countries. Front Public Health 2018 (published online Nov 14)

Manuel Vazquez A, Balibrea JM, Ramia JM. Antimicrobial stewardship programs and surgery: what is our role? Cir Esp 2018 (published online Sep 11)

Markowitz MA, Wood LN, Raz S, et al. Lack of uniformity among United States recommendations for diagnosis and management of acute, uncomplicated cystitis. Int Urogynecol J 2018 (published online Aug 11)

Mason T, Trochez C, Thomas R, et al. Knowledge and awareness of the general public and perception of pharmacists about antibiotic resistance. BMC Public Health 2018 (published online Jun 8)

McCarthy MW, Walsh TJ. The rise of hospitalists: an opportunity for infectious diseases investigators. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2018 (published online Apr 5)

McParland JL, Williams L, Gozdzielewska L, et al. What are the 'active ingredients' of interventions targeting the public's engagement with antimicrobial resistance and how might they work? Br J Health Psychol 2018 (published online May 27)

McPherson C, Lee BR, Terrill C, et al. Characteristics of pediatric antimicrobial stewardship programs: current status of the Sharing Antimicrobial Reports for Pediatric Stewardship (SHARPS) collaborative. Antibiotic (Basel) 2018 (published online Jan 25)

Mersha AG. Attitude and perception of medical interns about antimicrobial resistance: a multi center cross-sectional study in Ethiopia. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Dec 4)

Mizuno S, Iwami M, Kunisawa S, et al. Comparison of national strategies to reduce methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in Japan and England. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Jul 6)

Molnar A. Antimicrobial resistance awareness and games. Trends Microbiol 2018 (published online Oct 13)

Monsees E, Popejoy L, Jackson MA, et al. Integrating staff nurses in antibiotic stewardship: opportunities and barriers. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online May 2)

Morgan JR, Barlam TF, Drainoni M. A qualitative study of the real world experiences of infectious diseases fellows regarding antibiotic stewardship. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 3)

Moriyama Y, Ishikane M, Hayakawa K, et al. Comparison of knowledge to antimicrobial stewardship institution policies targeting Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and candidemia between medical doctors and pharmacists in an academic teaching hospital in Japan. J Infect Chemother 2018 (published online Dec 1)

Morris AM, Rennert-May E, Dalton B, et al. Rationale and development of a business case for antimicrobial stewardship programs in acute care hospital settings. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Aug 29)

Mortrucchio G, Sales G, Corcione S, et al. Choosing wisely: what's the actual role of antimicrobial stewardship in intensive care units? Minerva Anestesiol 2018 (published online Jul 9)

Mostaghim M, Snelling T, Katf H, et al. Paediatric antimicrobial stewardship and safe prescribing: an assessment of medical staff knowledge and behaviour. Pharm Pract (Granada) 2018 (published online Jun 27)

Nicholson A, Tennant I, White L, et al. The knowledge, attitudes and practices of doctors regarding antibiotic resistance at a tertiary care institution in the Caribbean. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online Feb 15)

Opintan JA. Leveraging donor support to develop a national antimicrobial resistance policy and action plan: Ghana’s success story. Afr J Lab Med 2018;7(2)

Ortiz-Martinez Y, Galindo-Regino C, Valdes-Villegas F, et al. World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017 and its influence on digital information seeking on antibiotic resistance: a Google Trends study. J Hosp Infect 2018 (published online Feb 23)

Ostrowsky B, Banerjee R, Bonomo RA, et al. Infectious diseases physicians: leading the way in antimicrobial stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Feb 12)

Perencevich EN, Harris AD, Pfeiffer CD, et al. Establishing a research agenda for preventing transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms in acute-care settings in the Veterans Health Administration. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Feb;39(2):189-95

Perez-Moreno MA, Penalva-Moreno G, Praena J, et al. Evaluation of the impact of a nationwide massive online open course on the appropriate use of antimicrobials. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Apr 25)

Pulia M, Redwood R, May L. Antimicrobial stewardship in the emergency department. Emerg Med Clin North Am 2018 Nov;36(4):853-72

Quilliam DN, LaPlante KL, Reece R, et al. Overview of antimicrobial stewardship activities in Rhode Island. R I Med J 2018;101(5):22-5

Rehman IU, Asad MM, Bukhsh A, et al. Knowledge and practice of pharmacists toward antimicrobial stewardship in Pakistan. Pharmacy (Basel) 2018 Oct 23;6(4)

Rennert-May E, Conly JM, Dersch-Mills D, et al. Development of a competency-based medical education curriculum for antimicrobial stewardship. JAMMI 2018 (published online Dec 21)

Rizvi T, Thompson A, Williams M, et al. Perceptions and current practices of community pharmacists regarding antimicrobial stewardship in Tasmania. Int J Clin Pharm 2018 (published online Aug 2)

Robertson F, Jagers SC, Ronnerstrand B. Managing sustainable use of antibiotics—the role of trust. Sustainability 2018 (published online Jan 9)

Robson SE, Cockburn A, Sneddon J, et al. Optimizing carbapenem use through a national quality improvement programme. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 24)

Rochford C, Sridhar D, Woods N, et al. Global governance of antimicrobial resistance. Lancet 2018 (published online May 19)

Rogers Van Katwyk S, Jones SL, Hoffman SJ. Mapping educational opportunities for healthcare workers on antimicrobial resistance and stewardship around the world. Hum Resour Health 2018 (published online Feb 5)

Roman C, Edwards G, Dooley M, et al. Roles of the emergency medicine pharmacist: a systematic review. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2018 Jun;75(11):796-806

Roope LSJ, Tonkin-Crine S, Butler CC, et al. Reducing demand for antibiotic prescriptions: evidence from an online survey of the general public on the interaction between preferences, beliefs and information, United Kingdom, 2015. Euro Surveill 2018 (published online Jun 21)

Rush L, Patterson C, McDaid L, et al. Communicating antimicrobial resistance and stewardship in the national press; lessons from sepsis awareness campaigns. J Infect 2018 (published online Sep 5)

Saha SK, Hawes L, Mazza D. Improving antibiotic prescribing by general practitioners: a protocol for a systematic review of interventions involving pharmacists. BMJ Open 2018 (published online Apr 12)

Saito H. Noda H. Takakura S, et al. First practical major step toward appropriate antimicrobial use by the government of Japan. Jpn J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 31)

Sakeena MHF, Bennett AA, Jamshed S, et al. Investigating knowledge regarding antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance among pharmacy students in Sri Lankan universities. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 8)

Sakeena MHF, Bennett AA, McLachlan AJ. Enhancing pharmacists’ role in developing countries to overcome the challenge of antimicrobial resistance: a narrative review. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2018 (published online May 2)

Saleh MS, Hong YH, Muda MR, et al. Perception and practices of public hospital pharmacists towards the antimicrobial stewardship programme in the State of Selangor, Malaysia. Eur J Hosp Pharm 2018 (published online Nov 26)

Salsgiver E, Bernstein D, Simon MS, et al. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding antimicrobial use and stewardship among prescribers at acute-care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Feb 6)

Sanchez-Fabra D, Dyar OJ, Del Pozo JL, et al. Perspective of Spanish medical students regarding undergraduate education in infectious diseases, bacterial resistance and antibiotic use. Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 2018 (published online Feb 8)

Sartelli M, Kluger Y, Ansaloni L, et al. Knowledge, awareness, and attitude towards infection prevention and management among surgeons: identifying the surgeon champion. World J Emerg Surg 2018 (published online Aug 17)

Sarwar MR, Saqib A, Iftikhar S, et al. Knowledge of community pharmacists about antibiotics, and their perceptions and practices regarding antimicrobial stewardship: a cross-sectional study in Punjab, Pakistan. Infect Drug Resist (published online Jan 18)

Schellack N, Bronkhorst E, Coetzee R, et al. SASOCP position statement on the pharmacist’s role in antibiotic stewardship 2018. South Afr J Infect Dis 2018;33(1):28-35

Schuetz P, Beardmore RE. Antibiotic strategies in critical care: back to square one? Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jan 24)

Seid MA, Hussen MS. Knowledge and attitude towards antimicrobial resistance among final year undergraduate paramedical students at University of Gondar, Ethiopia. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 6)

Sertkaya A, Wong HH, Ertis DH, et al. Societal willingness to pay to avoid mortality and morbidity from Clostridioides difficile and carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections in the United States. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Dec 20)

Sikkens JJ, Caris MG, Schutte T, et al. Improving antibiotic prescribing skills in medical students: the effect of e-learning after 6 months. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 9)

Smith RA, Kim Y, M’Ikanatha NM. Identifying and predicting profiles of medical noncompliance: pediatric caregivers' antibiotic stewardship. J Health Commun 2018 (published online May 14)

Smoke SM, Centrella M, Grigoriu A, et al. Antibiotic decision-making among medical residents, medical students, and nurse practitioners: a single-center survey. J Pharm Pract 2018 (published online Dec 30)

Sneddon J, Barlow G, Bradley S, et al. Development and impact of a massive open online course (MOOC) for antimicrobial stewardship. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jan 10)

Sommanustweechai A, Tangcharoensathien V, Malathum K, et al. Implementing national strategies on antimicrobial resistance in Thailand: potential challenges and solutions. Public Health 2018 (published online Mar 7)

Spaulding AB, Watson D, Dreyfus J, et al. Epidemiology of bloodstream infections in hospitalized children in the United States, 2009–2016. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 9)

Spearman P, Bryson Y. The future of careers in pediatric infectious diseases: a call to action. Curr Opin Pediatr 2018 (published online Dec 10)

Srinivasan A. Antibiotic stewardship grows up. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2018 Feb;44(2):65-7

Steffens E, Quintens C, Derdelinckx I, et al. Outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy and antibiotic stewardship: opponents or teammates? Infection 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Storehagen L, Aftab F, Ardal C, et al. Should antibiotics be controlled medicines? Lessons from the controlled drug regimen. J Law Med Ethics 2018 (published online Jul 17)

Suda KJ, Livorsi DJ, Goto M, et al. Research agenda for antimicrobial stewardship in the Veterans Health Administration. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Feb;39(2):196-201

Suthar AB, Moonan PK, Alexander HL. Towards national systems for continuous surveillance of antimicrobial resistance: lessons from tuberculosis. PLoS Med 2018 (published online Sep 14)

Szymczak JE. Are surgeons different? The case for bespoke antimicrobial stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Tamma PD, Miller MA, Cosgrove SE. Rethinking how antibiotics are prescribed: incorporating the 4 moments of antibiotic decision making into clinical practice. JAMA 2018 (published online Dec 27)

Tebano G, Dyar OJ, Beovic B, et al. Defensive medicine among antibiotic stewards: the international ESCMID AntibioLegalMap survey. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Apr 4)

Thompson W, Rios LE, Fedorowicz Z, et al. I've got toothache, I need antibiotics: a UK perspective on rational antibiotic prescribing by dentists. Braz Dent J 2018 Jul-Aug;29(4):395-9

Tornimbene B, Eremin S, Escher M, et al. WHO Global Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance System early implementation 2016–17. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jan 29)

Touzard Romo F. Antimicrobial stewardship in community hospitals. R I Med J 2018;101(5):38-41

van Esch TEM, Brabers AEM, Hek K, et al. Does shared decision-making reduce antibiotic prescribing in primary care? J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Aug 27)

Varma JK, Oppong-Otoo J, Ondoa P, et al. Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention’s framework for antimicrobial resistance control in Africa. Afr J Lab Med 2018 (published online Dec 6)

Wiley KC, Villamizar HJ. Antibiotic resistance policy and the stewardship role of the nurse. Policy Polit Nurs Pract 2018 (published online Dec 12)

Wiley Z, Kobaidze K, Sexton ME, et al. Hospitalists as integral stakeholders in antimicrobial stewardship. Curr Treat Options Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 27)

Wong J, Timberlake K, Boodhan S, et al. Canadian pediatric antimicrobial stewardship programs: current resources and implementation characteristics. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Jan 30)

Xiao Y. Antimicrobial stewardship in China: systems, actions and future strategies. Clin Infect Dis 2018 Nov 13;67(suppl 2):S135-41

Yantzi R, van de Walle G, Lin J. 'The disease isn't listening to the drug': The socio-cultural context of antibiotic use for viral respiratory infections in rural Uganda. Glob Public Health 2018 (published online Nov 8)

Zhou J, Ma X. A survey on status quo of antimicrobial stewardship in 116 tertiary hospitals in China. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Sep 26)

Zilinskas G, Tamasauskiene L, Tamasauskas D. Analysis of citizens’ subjective perception of safe antibiotic use in European Union countries. J Infect Public Health 2018 (published online Oct 30)

Zumla A, Abubakar I. Improving access to multi-drug resistant tuberculosis diagnostic and health services for refugees and migrants. BMC Med 2018 (published online Nov 30)

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2017

Adeniji F. Global analysis of strategies to tackle antimicrobial resistance. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 (published online May 22)

Allison DG, Higginson P, Martin S. Antibiotic resistance awareness: a public engagement approach for all pharmacists. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 Feb;25(1):93-6

Anderson DJ, Jenkins TC, Evans SR, et al. The role of stewardship in addressing antibacterial resistance: stewardship and infection control committee of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 2)

Araujo da Silva AR, Albernaz de Almeida Dias DC, Marques AF, et al. The role of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in children: a systematic review. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Aug 11)

Baclet N, Ficheur G, Alfandari S, et al. Explicit definitions of potentially inappropriate prescriptions of antibiotics in older patients: a compilation derived from a systematic review. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Aug 10)

Bashir A, Gray J. Fight antibiotic resistance—it’s in your hands to improve antibiotic stewardship. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Mar 9)

Bassetti M, Kollef MH, Poulakou G. Principles of antimicrobial stewardship for bacterial and fungal infections in ICU. Intensive Care Med 2017 (published online Sep 12)

Baummer-Carr A, Nicolau DP. The challenges of patient satisfaction: influencing factors and the patient-provider relationship in the United States. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 (published online Sep 12)

Beach JE, Ramsey TD, Gorman SK, et al. Roles of infectious diseases consultant pharmacists and antimicrobial stewardship pharmacists: a survey of Canadian tertiary care academic hospitals. Can J Hosp Pharm 2017 Nov-Dec;70(6):415-22

Beerlage-de Jong N, Van Gemert-Pijnen L, Wentzel J, et al. Technology to support integrated antimicrobial stewardship programs: a user centered and stakeholder driven development approach. Infect Dis Rep 2017 (published online Mar 30)

Bennie M, Malcolm W, Marwick CA, et al. Building a national infection intelligence platform to improve antimicrobial stewardship and drive better patient outcomes: the Scottish experience. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jul 10)

Birgand G, Troughton R, Moore LSP, et al. Blogging in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology: assessment of ‘blogosphere’ content. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online May 18)

Bosley H, Henshall C, Appleton JV, et al. A systematic review to explore influences on parental attitudes towards antibiotic prescribing in children. J Clin Nurs 2017 (published online Sep 14)

Brink A, Schoeman J, Muntingh G. Undergraduate antibiotic stewardship training: Are we leaving our future prescribers 'flapping in the wind'? S Afr Med J 2017 Apr 25;107(5):357-8

Broom J. How do hospital respiratory clinicians perceive antimicrobial stewardship? A qualitative study highlighting barriers to AMS in respiratory medicine. J Hosp Med 2017 (published online May 5)

Broom J, Broom A. Fear and hierarchy: critical influences on antibiotic decision making in the operating theatre. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Dec 14)

Broom JK, Broom AF, Kirby ER, et al. Clinical and social barriers to antimicrobial stewardship in pulmonary medicine: a qualitative study. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Apr 3)

Broom JK, Broom AF, Kirby ER, et al. How do professional relationships influence surgical antibiotic prophylaxis decision making? A qualitative study. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Nov 7)

Broom A, Kirby E, Gibson AF, et al. Myth, manners, and medical ritual: defensive medicine and the fetish of antibiotics. Qual Health Res 2017 (published online Jul 24)

Bush LM, Kaye D. Antimicrobial utilization: job of a steward or time for a pilot? Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 7)

Cadavid CD, Sakamoto SD, Terashita DM, et al. Bedside registered nurse roles in antimicrobial stewardship: a survey of acute-care hospitals in Los Angeles County. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Aug 14)

Caronia L, Saglietti M. Struggles over antibiotics: physicians' stance-taking toward a nonconforming policy in an intensive care unit. Qual Health Res 2017 (published online Aug 15)

Castro-Sanchez E, Gilchrist MJ, McEwan J, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship: widening the collaborative approach. J Antimicrob Steward 2017;1(1):29-37

Chambers HF, Cross HR, Evans SR, et al. The Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group: progress report and work in progress. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 2)

Charani E, Tarrant C, Moorthy K, et al. Understanding antibiotic decision making in surgery—a qualitative analysis. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Mar 21)

Collins A, Broeseker A, Cunningham J, et al. A longitudinal online interprofessional education experience involving family nurse practitioner students and pharmacy students. J Interprof Care 2017 (published online Jan 31)

Cox JA, Vlieghe E, Mendelson M, et al. Antibiotic stewardship in low-and middle-income countries: 'same, but different'? Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Jul 13)

Cross HR, Harris A, Arias RM, et al. Transforming concepts into clinical trials and creating a multisite network: the leadership and operations center of the antibacterial resistance leadership group. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published Mar 2)

Davis S, Verheyden C, Cooper M, et al. Navigating the new antimicrobial stewardship regulations. Hosp Pharm 2017 Sep;52(8):527-31

Davis M, Whittaker A, Lindgren M, et al. Understanding media publics and the antimicrobial resistance crisis. Glob Public Health 2017 (published online Jun 8)

Del Mar CB, Scott AM, Glasziou PP, et al. Reducing antibiotic prescribing in Australian general practice: time for a national strategy. Med J Aust 2017 (published online Oct 23)

Demore B, Mangin L, Tebano G, et al. Public knowledge and behaviours concerning antibiotic use and resistance in France: a cross-sectional survey. Infection 2017 (published online Apr 12)

Dik JWH, Friedrich AW, Nathwani D, et al. Combating the complex global challenge of antimicrobial resistance: what can antimicrobial stewardship contribute? Infect Dis Rep 2017 (published online Mar 30)

Dik JWH, Sinha B. Challenges for a sustainable financial foundation for antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Dis Rep 2017 (published online Mar 30)

Dobson EL, Klepser ME, Pogue JM, et al. Outpatient antibiotic stewardship: interventions and opportunities. J Am Pharm Assoc 2017 (published online May 16)

Doernberg SB, Chambers HF. Antimicrobial stewardship approaches in the intensive care unit. Infect Dis Clin 2017 (published online Jul 5)

Durojaiye OC, Bell H, Andrews D, et al. Clinical efficacy, cost analysis and patient acceptability of outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT): a decade of Sheffield (UK) OPAT service. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jun 30)

Dutta SS. India launches strategy to curb antimicrobial resistance. BMJ 2017 (published online Apr 26)

Dyar OJ, Huttner B, Schouten J, et al. What is antimicrobial stewardship? Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Sep 4)

Dyar OJ, Tebano G, Pulcini C, et al. Managing responsible antimicrobial use: perspectives across the healthcare system. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Apr 19)

Edmiston CE, Leaper D, Spencer M, et al. Considering a new domain for antimicrobial stewardship: topical antibiotics in the open surgical wound. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Jun 5)

Essack S, Bell J, Shephard A. Community pharmacists—leaders for antibiotic stewardship in respiratory tract infection. J Clin Pharm Ther 2017 (published online Dec 4)

Fabre V, Cosgrove SE. A coordinated and sustained response to the threat of antibiotic resistance is critical: lessons learned from Israel. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 18)

Fantoni M, Murri R, Cauda R. Antibiotic stewardship from toolkit to local implementation: the 'gutta cavat lapidem' strategy. Future Microbiol 2017 (published online Jul 26)

Fathi I, Sameh O, Abu-Ollo M, et al. Knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs regarding antimicrobial therapy and resistance among physicians in Alexandria University teaching hospitals and the associated prescription habits. Microb Drug Resist 2017 Jan;23(1):71-8

Feiring E, Walter AB. Antimicrobial stewardship: a qualitative study of the development of national guidelines for antibiotic use in hospitals. BMC Health Serv Res 2017 (published online Nov 21)

Fernando SA, Gray TJ, Gottlieb T. Healthcare-acquired infections: prevention strategies. Intern Med J 2017 Dec;47(12):1341-51

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Gallagher JC, Justo JA, Chahine EB, et al. Preventing the post-antibiotic era: training future pharmacists as antimicrobial stewards. Am J Pharm Educ 2017 (published online Nov 29)

Gardiner SJ, Pryer JA, Duffy EJ. Survey of antimicrobial stewardship practices in public hospitals in New Zealand district health boards. N Z Med J 2017 Jul 7;130(1458):27-41

Giubilini A. Antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial stewardship programmes: benefiting the patient or the population? J Med Ethics 2017 Oct;43(10):653-4

Global Alliance for Infections in Surgery Working Group. A global declaration on appropriate use of antimicrobial agents across the surgical pathway. Surg Infect 2017 Nov/Dec;18(8):846-53

Goff DA, File TM. The risk of prescribing antibiotics “just-in-case” there is infection. Semin Colon Rectal Surg 2017 (published online Sep 22)

Goff DA, Kullar R, Bauer KA, et al. Eight habits of highly effective antimicrobial stewardship programs to meet the Joint Commission standards for hospitals. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 14)

Goff DA, Mendelson M. Antibiotic stewardship hits a home run for patients. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 16)

Greub G. Management: from antibiotic stewardship to clinical microbiology. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Jun 15)

Grzybowski A, Turczynowska M. More antisepsis, less antibiotics whenever possible. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila) 2017 (published online Dec 27)

Hersh AL, Fleming-Dutra KE. Vaccines and outpatient antibiotic stewardship. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Aug 14)

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Hulscher MEJL, Prins JM. Antibiotic stewardship: does it work in hospital practice? A review of the evidence base. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Jul 24)

Hutzler L, Williams J. Decreasing the incidence of surgical site infections following joint replacement surgery. Bull Hosp Jt Dis 2017 Dec;75(4):268-73

Inacio J, Barnes LM, Jeffs S, et al. Master of Pharmacy students' knowledge and awareness of antibiotic use, resistance and stewardship. Curr Pharm Teach Learn 2017 Jul;9(4):551-9

Inoue H, Minghui R. Antimicrobial resistance: translating political commitment into national action. Bull World Health Organ 2017;95:242

Itani KMF, May AK. Surgical infection society: we endorse antimicrobial stewardship we stand by our international colleagues and societies in the fight for proper antimicrobial therapy. Surg Infect 2017 Nov/Dec:18(8):843-5

Jenkins A, Hills T, Santillo M, et al. Extended stability of antimicrobial agents in administration devices. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jan 10)

Johnson CL, Jain M, Saiman L, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship in pediatric post-acute care facilities. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Nov 15)

Kelly AA, Jones MM, Echevarria KL, et al. A report of the efforts of the Veterans Health Administration national antimicrobial stewardship initiative. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published Jan 25)

Kesten JM, Bhattacharya A, Ashiru-Oredope D, et al. The Antibiotic Guardian campaign: a qualitative evaluation of an online pledge-based system focused on making better use of antibiotics. BMC Public Health 2017 (published online Jul 11)

Khan Y, Boschmans SA, McCartney J, et al. Undergraduate antimicrobial stewardship training for pharmacy students: creating a foundation for containment of antimicrobial resistance in South Africa. S Afr Med J 2017 (published online Aug 25)

King A, Cresswell KM, Coleman JJ, et al. Investigating the ways in which health information technology can promote antimicrobial stewardship: a conceptual overview. J R Soc Med 2017 (published online Jul  21)

Klepser ME, Dobson EL, Pogue JM, et al. A call to action for outpatient antibiotic stewardship. J Am Pharm Assoc 2017 (published online May 9)

Kollef MH, Bassetti M, Francois B, et al. The intensive care medicine research agenda on multidrug-resistant bacteria, antibiotics, and stewardship. Intensive Care Med 2017 (published online Feb 4)

Kronman MP, Banerjee R, Duchon J, et al. Expanding existing antimicrobial stewardship programs in pediatrics: what comes next. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2017 (published online Dec 18)

Laake AM, Bernabe G, Peterson J, et al. Internal medicine resident perspectives regarding broad-spectrum antibiotic usage. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 4)

Lautenbach E. Infectious diseases careers in healthcare epidemiology and antimicrobial stewardship. J Infect Dis 2017 Sep 15;216(suppl 5):S620-1

Lavrentieva A. Antibiotic stewardship in burn patients: From theory to reality and vice versa. Burns 2017 (published online Feb 4)

Lawrence MJ. Antibiotic stewardship: why we must play our part. Int J Pharm Pract 2017 Feb;25(1):3-4

Lebentrau S, Gilfrich C, Vetterlein MW, et al. Impact of the medical specialty on knowledge regarding multidrug-resistant organisms and strategies toward antimicrobial stewardship. Int Urol Nephrol 2017 (published online Apr 21)

Littmann J, Rid A, Buyx A. Tackling anti-microbial resistance: ethical framework for rational antibiotic use. Eur J Public Health 2017 (published online Oct 5)

Long MJ, LaPlant BN, McCormick JC. Antimicrobial stewardship in the Federal Bureau of Prisons: approaches from the national and local levels. J Am Pharm Assoc 2017 (published online Jan 12)

Maranon G. Antibiotic resistance and good stewardship. J Calif Dent Assoc 2017 May;45(5):244-52

Martin CM. Antibiotic stewardship: new frontier, familiar journey. Consult Pharm 2017 Mar 1;32(3):134-9

May M, Obermaier R, Novotny A, et al. Face to face with multi-resistant pathogens: an urgent call to action for modern surgeons to pioneer in antibiotic stewardship. Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2017 (published online May 3)

McCulloh RJ, Norton LE, Goldman JL. Extending antimicrobial stewardship to all hospitalized children: the time is now. Hosp Pediatr 2017 (published online Aug 16)

McQuillen DP, MacIntyre AT. The value that infectious diseases physicians bring to the healthcare system. J Infect Dis 2017 Sep 15;216(suppl 5):S588-93

Mehrotra P, Gupta K, Strymish J, et al. Implementation of infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship in cardiac electrophysiology laboratories: results from the SHEA research network. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Jan 20)

Mendelson M, Balasegaram M, Jinks T, et al. Antibiotic resistance has a language problem. Nature 2017 (published online May 3)

Meyer JC, Schellack N, Stokes J, et al. Ongoing initiatives to improve the quality and efficiency of medicine use within the public healthcare system in South Africa: a preliminary study. Front Pharmacol 2017 (published online Nov 9)

Micallef C, Ashiru-Oredope D, Hansraj S, et al. An investigation of antifungal stewardship programmes in England. J Med Microbiol 2017 (published online Oct 25)

M’ikanatha NM, Yealy C, Warrington AM, et al. Use of an annual art competition to promote Web site traffic and engage children in antimicrobial stewardship in Pennsylvania. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Sep 8)

Mistry RD, Newland JG, Gerber JS, et al. Current state of antimicrobial stewardship in children's hospital emergency departments. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Feb 8)

Moiemen NS, ISBI Guideline Committee. Antibiotic stewardship in burns patients: ISBI guidelines. Burns 2017 (published online Jun 17)

Molstad S, Lofmark S, Carlin K, et al. Lessons learnt during 20 years of the Swedish strategic programme against antibiotic resistance. Bull World Health Organ 2017 Nov;95(11):764-73

Monsees E, Goldman J, Popejoy L. Staff nurses as antimicrobial stewards: an integrative literature review. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Aug 1)

Morel CM, Edwards SE, Harbarth S. Preserving the 'commons': addressing the sustainable use of antibiotics through an economic lens. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Aug 12)

Morgan DJ, Malani P, Diekema DJ. Diagnostic stewardship—leveraging the laboratory to improve antimicrobial use. JAMA 2017 (published online Jul 31)

Morley GL, Wacogne ID. UK recommendations for combating antimicrobial resistance: a review of 'antimicrobial stewardship: systems and processes for effective antimicrobial medicine use' (NICE guideline NG15, 2015) and related guidance. Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 2017 (published online Aug 9)

Morris A. Antibiotic stewardship in a remote health region: signs of success. Can J Rural Med 2017;22(1):33-4

Mostaghim M, Snelling T, McMullan B, et al. Nurses are underutilised in antimicrobial stewardship—results of a multisite survey in paediatric and adult hospitals. Infection, Disease & Health 2017 (published online May 24)

Murray BE, Jezek A. The Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group: first steps. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 2)

Nasr Z, Paravattil B, Wilby KJ. The impact of antimicrobial stewardship strategies on antibiotic appropriateness and prescribing behaviours in selected countries in the Middle East: a systematic review. East Mediterr Health J 2017 Aug 20;23(6):430-40

Nathwani D, Guise T, Gilchrist M. e-learning for global antimicrobial stewardship. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 Jun;17(6):579

Newland JG, Gerber JS, Kronman MP, et al. Sharing antimicrobial reports for pediatric stewardship (SHARPS): a quality improvement collaborative. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2017 (published online Apr 4)

Nunez-Nunez M, Navarro MD, Palomo V, et al. The methodology of surveillance for antimicrobial resistance and healthcare-associated infections in Europe (SUSPIRE): a systematic review of publicly available information. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Jul 24)

Oczkowski S. Antimicrobial stewardship programmes: bedside rationing by another name? J Med Ethics 2017 (published online Mar 15)

Olans RD, Olans RN, Witt DJ. Good nursing Is good antibiotic stewardship. Am J Nurs 2017 Aug;117(8):58-63

Ortiz-Martinez Y. Antibiotic prescribing and resistance: knowledge among Latin American medical students during the World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2016. J Hosp Infect 2017 (published online Mar 31)

Osthoff M, Belicki J, Widmer AF, et al. Evaluation of existing and desired antimicrobial stewardship activities and strategies in Swiss hospitals. Swiss Med Wkly 2017 (published online Oct 24)

Parsonage B, Hagglund PK, Keogh L, et al. Control of antimicrobial resistance requires an ethical approach. Front Microbiol 2017 (published online Nov 2)

Patel PK. Applying the horizontal and vertical paradigm to antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Apr 19)

Patel PK, Srinivasan A. Moving antibiotic stewardship from theory to practice. J Hosp Med 2017 May;12(5):382-3

Pereira NR, Castro-Sanchez E, Nathwani D. How can multi-professional education support better stewardship? Infect Dis Rep 2017 Mar 30;9(1):6917

Perez MF, Metersky ML, Kalil AC. How to translate the new hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia guideline to the bedside. Curr Opin Crit Care 2017 Oct;23(5):355-363.

Phuong NTK, Hoang TT, Van PH, et al. Encouraging rational antibiotic use in childhood pneumonia: a focus on Vietnam and the Western Pacific Region. Pneumonia 2017 (published online Apr 25)

Pires D, de Kraker MEA, Tartari E, et al. ‘Fight antibiotic resistance—it’s in your hands’: call from the World Health Organization for 5th May 2017. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 4)

Plachouras D, Hopkins S. Antimicrobial stewardship: we know it works; time to make sure it is in place everywhere. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2017 (published online Feb 9)

Poteete C, Scaletta J. Antimicrobial stewardship in Kansas: results from a statewide survey. Am J Infect Control 2017 Jan 1;45(1):42-5

Powell N, Davidson I, Yelling P, et al. Developing a local antimicrobial resistance action plan: the Cornwall One Health Antimicrobial Resistance Group. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Jun 7)

Pulcini C. Antibiotic stewardship: a European perspective. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2017 (published online Oct 30)

Pulcini C. Antibiotic stewardship: update and perspectives. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Sep 4)

Pulcini C, Morel CM, Tacconelli E, et al. Human resources estimates and funding for antibiotic stewardship teams are urgently needed. Clin Microbiol Infect 2017 (published online Jul 24)

Pulcini C, Tebano G, Mutters NT, et al. Selective reporting of antibiotic susceptibility test results in European countries: an ESCMID cross-sectional survey. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2017 (published online Jan 10)

Pulia MS, Redwood R, Sharp B. Antimicrobial stewardship in the management of sepsis. Emerg Med Clin North Am 2017 Feb;35(1):199-217

Rac H, Wagner JL, King ST, et al. Impact of an antifungal stewardship intervention on optimization of candidemia management. Ther Adv Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 10)

Ramasethu J, Kawakita T. Antibiotic stewardship in perinatal and neonatal care. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2017 (published online Jul 20)

Richards D. MetaStar matters: Antibiotic stewardship in the outpatient setting. WMJ 2017;116(4):225-7

Rizzo K, Kealey M, Epson E. Antimicrobial stewardship practices reported by California hospitals following new legislative requirements: analysis of National Healthcare Safety Network annual survey data, 2014-2015. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Oct 30)

Roberts CD, Leaper DJ, Assadian O. The role of topical antiseptic agents within antimicrobial stewardship strategies for prevention and treatment of surgical site and chronic open wound infection. Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle) 2017 Feb 1;6(2):63-71

Robilotti E, Holubar M, Nahrgang S. Educating front-line clinicians about antimicrobial resistance. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 Mar;17(3):257-8

Rocha-Pereira N, Castro Sanchez E, Nathwani D. How can multi-professional education support better stewardship? Infect Dis Rep 2017 (published online Mar 30)

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Safdari R, GhaziSaeedi M, Masoumi-Asl H, et al. A national framework for an antimicrobial resistance surveillance system within Iranian healthcare facilities: towards a global surveillance system. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2017 (published online Jul 6)

Santy-Tomlinson J. Antimicrobial resistance stewardship: it's up to us all. Int J Orthop Trauma Nurs 2017 (published online Dec 2)

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Sartelli M. Labricciosa FM, Barbadoro P, et al. The Global Alliance for Infections in Surgery: defining a model for antimicrobial stewardship—results from an international cross-sectional survey. World J Emerg Surg 2017 (published online Aug 1)

Schafer J. The role of payers in antibiotic stewardship: facilitating transitions of care for patients with active infection. J Clin Path 2017 Mar;3(2)

Schellack N, Benjamin D, Brink A, et al. A situational analysis of current antimicrobial governance, regulation and utilisation in South Africa. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 8)

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Sedrak A, Anpalahan M, Luetsch K. Enablers and barriers to the use of antibiotic guidelines in the assessment and treatment of community-acquired pneumonia—a qualitative study of clinicians' perspectives. Int J Clin Pract 2017 (published online May 19)

Sexton DJ, Moehring RW. Implementation of antimicrobial stewardship programs in small community hospitals: recognizing the barriers and meeting the challenge. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 2)

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Smith CR, Pogany L, Foley S, et al. Canadian physicians' knowledge and counseling practices related to antibiotic use and antimicrobial resistance: two-cycle national survey. Can Fam Physician 2017 Dec;63(12):e526-35

Sopirala MM. Does CDC's ventilator associated event definition unintentionally contradict its antimicrobial stewardship initiative? Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 7)

Smith EA, Gold HS, Mahoney MV, et al. Nasal methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus screening in patients with pneumonia: a powerful antimicrobial stewardship tool. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Aug 22)

Spellberg B. Preserving the health of the public and our specialty. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 29)

Srinivasan A. Antibiotic stewardship: why we must, how we can. Cleve Clin J Med 2017 Sep;84(9):673-9

Srinivasan A, Davidson LE. Improving patient safety through antibiotic stewardship: the Veterans Health Administration leads the way, again. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 (published online Apr 19)

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Sutthiruk N, Considine J, Hutchinson A, et al. Thai clinicians' attitudes toward antimicrobial stewardship programs. Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online Nov 10)

Szymczak JE, Klieger SB, Miller M, et al. What parents think about the risks and benefits of antibiotics for their child’s acute respiratory tract infection. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2017 (published online Sep 14)

Tarchini G, Liau KH, Solomkin JS. Antimicrobial stewardship in surgery: challenges and opportunities. Clin Infect Dis 2017 May;64(suppl 2): S112-S114

Tartari E, Pires D, Pittet D. Clean Your Hands 5th May 2017: 'Fight antibiotic resistance—it's in your hands.' Antimicrob Resist Infect Control (published online May 5)

Thompson CA. Delay of antimicrobial stewardship CoP shouldn't delay pharmacists. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2017 Feb 15;74(4):186-7

Traynor K. Antimicrobial stewardship faces hurdles in primary care. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2017 Oct 1;74(19):1516-8

Tsay S, Kallen A, Jackson BR, et al. Approach to the investigation and management of patients with Candida auris, an emerging multidrug-resistant yeast. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 17)

Wasserman S, Potgieter S, Shoul E, et al. South African medical students’ perceptions and knowledge about antibiotic resistance and appropriate prescribing: are we providing adequate training to future prescribers? S Afr Med J 2017 May;107(5):405-10

Wattal C, Javeri Y, Goel N, et al. Convergence of minds: for better patient outcome in intensive care unit infections. Indian J Crit Care Med 2017 Mar;21(3):154-9

Weier N, Tebano G, Thilly N, et al. Pharmacist participation in antimicrobial stewardship in Australian and French hospitals: a cross-sectional nationwide survey. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 (published online Dec 8)

Weier N, Thursky K, Zaidi STR. Antimicrobial knowledge and confidence amongst final year medical students in Australia. PLoS One 2017 (published online Aug 3)

Wernli D, Jorgensen PS, Morel CM, et al. Mapping global policy discourse on antimicrobial resistance. BMJ Global Health 2017 (published online Jul 13)

Williams DJ, Hall M, Gerber JS, et al. Impact of a national guideline on antibiotic selection for hospitalized pneumonia. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Mar 6)

Xiao M, Cheng JW, Kudinha T, et al. National antimicrobial stewardship and fluoroquinolone-resistant Clostridium difficile in China. Infect Drug Resist 2017 (published online Oct 13)

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2016

Agrawal S, Barnes R, Bruggemann RJ, et al. The role of the multidisciplinary team in antifungal stewardship. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016;71(suppl 2):ii37-42

Akrami K, Sweeney DA, Malhotra A. Antibiotic stewardship in the intensive care unit: tools for de-escalation from the American Thoracic Society Meeting 2016. J Thorac Dis 2016 Jul;8(Suppl 7):S533-5

Ardal C, Outterson K, Hoffman SJ, et al. International cooperation to improve access to and sustain effectiveness of antimicrobials. Lancet 2016 Jan 16;387(10015):296-307

Ashiru-Oredope D, Budd EL, Bhattacharya A, et al.; English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance (ESPAUR).