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
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’ produced for primary and secondary care.
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.
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
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.
Report detailing how the UK will contribute to containing and controlling antimicrobial resistance (AMR) by 2040.
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
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
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
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