What do healthcare workers know about antibiotic resistance?
Healthcare professionals play a fundamental role in tackling antibiotic resistance. The results of survey released on the occasion of EAAD 2019 show gaps in knowledge about the issue.Find out more
First-of-its kind survey on knowledge and attitudes about antibiotics
Knowledge and awareness of antibiotic resistance is generally high among European healthcare workers, according to the results of the survey.See the survey results
Belastung durch Infektionen mit resistenten Bakterien
Jedes Jahr sterben 33 000 Menschen an Infektionen, die durch antibiotikaresistente Bakterien ausgelöst wurden. Die Belastung durch diese Infektionen ist vergleichbar mit der von Influenza, Tuberkulose und HIV/AIDS zusammen.Siehe Infografik
Design contest for global Antibiotic Resistance Symbol
The Joint Action on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare-Associated Infections (EU-JAMRAI) launches a design contest to find a symbol of the threat against antibiotic resistance. This contest is not about creating another logo, but finding something tangible that anyone can make at home and everyone, anywhere can wear; like the AIDS ribbon. The contest is open to individuals no matter their background or age.
Submit your entries by 31 March 2020
Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats facing us today. Become an antibiotic guardian - keep antibiotics working.
Choose one simple pledge about how you'll make better use of antibiotics and help save these vital medicines from becoming obsolete.
Antibiotic Guardian is a UK-wide campaign.Antibiotic Guardian website