Resource Toolkit for Healthcare Professionals in England: For World Antibiotic Awareness Week & European Antibiotic Awareness – Public Health England

Guidance to help the NHS, local authorities and others support European Antibiotic Awareness Day and the Antibiotic Guardian campaign, to encourage responsible use of antibiotics.  This guide is aimed at healthcare professionals.

Resource Toolkit For Health Students And Pre-registration Professionals: For World Antibiotic Awareness Week & European Antibiotic Awareness Day – Public Health England

Guidance to help the NHS, local authorities and others support European Antibiotic Awareness Day and the Antibiotic Guardian campaign, to encourage responsible use of antibiotics.  This guide is aimed at healthcare students and pre-registration professionals.

Antibiotic Awareness: Key messages World Antibiotic Awareness Week European Antibiotic Awareness Day Antibiotic Guardian – Public Health England

This document explains how to use antibiotics responsibly for patients, animal keepers, pet owners and prescribers.

HTA and Payment Mechanisms for New Drugs to Tackle AMR – Office of Health Economics

Office of Health Economics report providing an overview of the current state of health technology assessment and contracting for antibiotics in five European countries (France, Germany, Italy, Sweden and the UK), and of the recent proposals in the literature for

Contained or contagious? The future of infectious disease in ageing societies – International Longevity Centre UK

International Longevity Centre UK report recommending that policymakers across the world to do more to adequately prepare for the growing risk of future pandemics. A number of global developments are currently increasing the likelihood of future outbreaks, including complacency around

Averting the AMR crisis: What are the avenues for policy action for countries in Europe? – European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

This new policy brief summarizes some of the key policy avenues for tackling antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Following the widely accepted ‘One Health’ approach to combating AMR, the brief aims to support the implementation of national action plans (NAPs) on AMR,

Report of UK National Reference Laboratory for Food Microbiology: Activities for Listeria monocytogenes, coagulase positive staphylococci, Escherichia coli (including STEC), Campylobacter, Salmonella and antimicrobial resistance – Public Health England

Public Health England provides the service of the UK’s national reference laboratory (NRL) for food microbiology for the following work areas: Listeria monocytogenes coagulase-positive staphylococci Escherichia coli (including VTEC) campylobacter salmonella antimicrobial resistance Theis annual report summarises the activities of

Chief Medical Officer annual report 2019: Partnering for progress – Department of Health and Social Care

Latest Chief Medical Officer’s report considers current and future UK engagement with global health.  The report consists of 21 letters from global health leaders to the Chief Medical Officer and their rsponse, responding summary, recommendations and epilogue. The report publishes

Summary of antimicrobial prescribing guidance – managing common infections: PHE context, references and rationales for Clinical Commissioning Groups, Commissioning Support Units and Primary Care Providers – Public Health England

Summary of antimicrobial prescribing guidance – managing common infections’ produced for primary and secondary care.

Test and treat for Helicobacter pylori (HP) in dyspepsia: Quick reference guide for primary care: For consultation and local adaptation – Public Health England

These documents aim to provide a simple, effective, economical and empirical approach for testing and treatment of Helicobacter pylori and to minimise the emergence of antibiotic resistance in the community.

Reservoirs of Antimicrobial Resistance: POSTNOTE Number 595 – Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

The widespread use of antimicrobials, particularly antibiotics, has accelerated the spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in microbes. A recent report by the Health and Social Care Committee called for AMR to be a ‘top five policy priority’. This POSTnote evaluates

Tackling antimicrobial resistance 2019–2024: The UK’s five-year national action plan – Department of Health and Social Care

This 5-year national action plan supports the UK 20-year vision for antimicrobial resistance.  It sets out the ambitions and actions for the next 5 years.

English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance (ESPAUR) Report 2018 – Public Health England

Fifth annual report of the English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance (ESPAUR), which was established in 2013 to support Public Health England (PHE) in the delivery of the UK Five Year Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy 2013 to 2018. It

Innovation in AMR: patent trends for novel diagnostics – Nesta

Research into patents and connected patent families using keywords relevant to point-of-care (POC) diagnostic tests for addressing antimicrobial resistance. This research analysed what patents are being filed and therefore what technology is being developed. The report assesses the implications on

English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance (ESPAUR): Report 2018 – Public Health England

The ESPAUR report: shows developments in antimicrobial stewardship and professional or public education and awareness activities reviews ESPAUR activities highlights progress made in the previous year

Antimicrobial resistance: Eleventh Report of Session 2017–19: Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report – House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee

House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee report that identifies that tackling antimicrobial resistance needs to be firmly established as a ‘top five policy priority’ for the government in order to help prevent the virtual loss of worldwide modern