ABR-Scan

ABR-Scan är ett urval av nyligen publicerade nyheter och vetenskapliga artiklar på området antibiotikaresistens och antibiotikaanvändning. Artiklarna väljs ut av Enheten för Antibiotika och Vårdhygien på Folkhälsomyndigheten och har publicerats i olika vetenskapliga tidskrifter.
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The publications included in the scan are: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, British Medical Journal, Clinical Infectious Diseases, Clinical Microbiology and Infection, Emerging Infectious Diseases, Eurosurveillance, Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases, JAMA - The Journal of the American Medical Association, Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, Journal of Hospital Infection, Journal of Infectious Diseases, Lancet, Lancet Infectious Diseases, New England Journal of Medicine, Pediatrics and Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. In addition, other articles from other publications can be included.

ABR-Scan Science week 17-18

Surveillance

Variability in Antibiotic Prescribing for Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Pediatrics
Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescribing: Wind at Our Backs or Flapping in the Breeze? Pediatrics
Increased prescribing of systemic tetracyclines and isotretinoin for treatment of acne. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Factors associated with carriage of carbapenem-non-susceptible Enterobacteriaceaein North-Eastern France and outcomes of infected patients. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Australian Gonococcal Surveillance Programme annual report, 2015. Communicable Diseases Intelligence

Treatment and diagnosis

Viral Features and Testing for Streptococcal Pharyngitis. Pediatrics
Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Urinary Tract Infection–Related Renal Scarring: A Systematic Review. Pediatrics
Effect of appropriate combination therapy on mortality of patients with bloodstream infections due to carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (INCREMENT): a retrospective cohort study. Lancet Infectious Diseases
Who benefits from antimicrobial combination therapy? Lancet Infectious Diseases
Efficacy and safety of ridinilazole compared with vancomycin for the treatment of infection: a phase 2, randomised, double-blind, active-controlled, non-inferiority study. Lancet Infectious Diseases
Expanding the armamentarium for the treatment of infection. Lancet Infectious Diseases
Women with symptoms of a urinary tract infection but a negative urine culture: PCR-based quantification of Escherichia coli suggests infection in most cases. Clinical Microbiology and Infection
Repurposing an old drug: aztreonam as a new treatment strategy for gonorrhoea. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

Prevention and intervention

Impact of a National Guideline on Antibiotic Selection for Hospitalized Pneumonia. Pediatrics
Urine Culture Follow-up and Antimicrobial Stewardship in a Pediatric Urgent Care Network. Pediatrics
Managing responsible antimicrobial use: perspectives across the healthcare system. Clinical Microbiology and Infection

Microbiology

Rapid direct detection of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in clinical urine samples by MALDI-TOF MS analysis. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
In vitro susceptibility to 19 agents other than β-lactams among third-generation cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae recovered on hospital admission. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Ceftolozane/tazobactam activity against drug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa causing urinary tract and intraabdominal infections in Europe: report from an antimicrobial surveillance programme (2012–15). Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
In vitro activity of ceftazidime/avibactam against urinary isolates from patients in a Phase 3 clinical trial programme for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
In vitro susceptibility to 19 agents other than β-lactams among third-generation cephalosporin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae recovered on hospital admission. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

Other

Antimicrobials and QT prolongation. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Polymyxin-resistant, carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii is eradicated by a triple combination of agents that lack individual activity. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy