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 24-25 2018

Unit for Antibiotics and Infection Control
This ABR-Scan Science is compiled by the Unit for Antibiotics and Infection Control at the Public Health Agency of Sweden. It includes a summary of links to recent articles from a selection of 17 scientific journals that we find interesting. All journals included in the scan are listed at the bottom of the document. The articles are sorted according to our categorization: surveillance, treatment and diagnosis, prevention and intervention, microbiology and other. If you have any comments or suggestions, please send an e-mail to ABR-scan@folkhalsomyndigheten.se

National disparities in the relationship between antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial consumption in Europe: an observational study in 29 countries. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Effects of Sexual Network Connectivity and Antimicrobial Drug Use on Antimicrobial Resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Emerging Infectious Diseases
Prospective study on antimicrobial resistance in leprosy cases diagnosed in France from 2001 to 2015. Clinical Microbiology and Infection
Predictors of one-year all-cause mortality and infection-related mortality in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia. Infectious Diseases
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. Eurosurveillance
Mapping national surveillance of surgical site infections (SSIs) to national needs and priorities: an assessment of England’s surveillance landscape. Journal of Hospital Infection 
A Nosocomial Foodborne Outbreak of a VIM Carbapenemase-Expressing Citrobacter freundii. Clinical Infectious Diseases
Dentists’ prescribing of antibiotics and opioids to Medicare Part D beneficiaries : Medications of high impact to public health. Journal of the American Dental Association
Notes from the Field: Carbapenemase-Producing Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae from Less Common Enterobacteriaceae Genera — United States, 2014–2017. Emerging Infectious Diseases
Management and Outcomes of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteraemia at a South African Referral Hospital: A Prospective Observational Study. International Journal of Infectious Diseases
A systematic review on the use of time series data in the study of antimicrobial consumption and Pseudomonas aeruginosa resistance. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance
Paediatric antimicrobial use at a South African hospital. International Journal of Infectious Diseases
Prevalence, trend and antimicrobial susceptibility of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Nigeria: a systematic review. Journal of Infection and Global Health
Use of data on antibiotic use as indicators for detecting clusters of healthcare-associated infection caused by multidrug-resistant organisms in a hospital in China, 2014 to 2017. Journal of Hospital Infection
Microorganisms resistant to conventional antimicrobials in acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. BMC Respiratory Research
Antimicrobial sensitivity trends and virulence genes in Shigella spp. from the Oceania region. Infection, Genetics and Evolution
Clinical and microbiological characteristics of peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis caused by Escherichia coli in southern Taiwan. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases
Fecal carriage of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli by community children in southern Taiwan. BMC Gastroeneterology
High mortality among patients infected with hypervirulent antimicrobial-resistant capsular type K1 Klebsiella pneumoniae strains in Taiwan. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents
Treatment and diagnosis
Clinical effectiveness of carbapenems versus alternative antibiotics for treating ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae bacteraemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Evaluation of apramycin activity against methicillin-resistant, methicillin-sensitive, and vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease
The Clinical Utility of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Nasal Screening to Rule Out MRSA Pneumonia: A Diagnostic Meta-analysis With Antimicrobial Stewardship Implications. Clinical Infectious Diseases
The Use of Serum Procalcitonin as a Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarker in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations: A Literature Review Update. Journal of Clinical Medicine Research
Extended-pulsed fidaxomicin versus vancomycin for Clostridium difficile infection in patients aged ≥60 years (EXTEND): analysis of cost-effectiveness. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Anaerobic coverage as definitive therapy does not affect clinical outcomes in community-onset bacteremic biliary tract infection without anaerobic bacteremia. BMC Infectious Diseases
Frequency of Treatment Switching for Spironolactone Compared to Oral Tetracycline-Class Antibiotics for Women With Acne: A Retrospective Cohort Study 2010-2016. Journal of Drugs in Dermatology
Have we realized the full potential of β‐lactams for treating drug‐resistant TB? IUBMB Life
Prevention and intervention
Impact of a stewardship-focused culture follow-up initiative on the treatment of pharyngitis in the emergency department and urgent care settings. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease
Outcomes associated with the use of a revised risk assessment strategy to predict antibiotic resistance in community-onset pneumonia: a stewardship perspective. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Quality indicators for responsible antibiotic use in the inpatient setting: a systematic review followed by an international multidisciplinary consensus procedure. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Quality indicators assessing antibiotic use in the outpatient setting: a systematic review followed by an international multidisciplinary consensus procedure. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Opportunities to Improve Fluoroquinolone Prescribing in the United States for Adult Ambulatory Care Visits. Clinical Infectious Diseases
Improved empirical antibiotic treatment of sepsis after an educational intervention: the ABISS-Edusepsis study. Critical Care
Antimicrobial Stewardship in Long-Term Care Facilities: Approaches to Creating an Antibiogram when Few Bacterial Isolates Are Cultured Annually. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association
Stand-by antibiotics encourage unwarranted use of antibiotics for travelers’ diarrhea: A prospective study. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease
High-risk Staphylococcus aureus transmission in the operating room: A call for widespread improvements in perioperative hand hygiene and patient decolonization practices. American Journal of Infection Control
Exploring the multi-drug resistance in Escherichia coli O157:H7 by gene interaction network: A systems biology approach. Genomics
Characterization and Transcriptome Analysis of Acinetobacter baumannii Persister Cells. Microbial Drug Resistance
Experiences and consequences of living with extended-spectrum β-lactamase–producing bacteria: A qualitative study. American Journal of Infection Control
Not a magic pill: a qualitative exploration of provider perspectives on antibiotic prescribing in the outpatient setting. BMC Family Practice
Revitalizing the drug pipeline: AntibioticDB, an open access database to aid antibacterial research and development. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Towards a global definition of responsible antibiotic use: results of an international multidisciplinary consensus procedure. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy