Factsheet for primary care prescribers
A factsheet on antibiotic resistance in primary care provides primary care prescribers with EU and national data on the latest trends.
Key messages for primary care prescribers
Growing antibiotic resistance threatens the effectiveness of antibiotics now and in the future, communicating with patients is key.
A model for a patient dialogue on the basis of available evidence provides guidance and support for primary care prescribers who encounter patient pressure for antibiotics, and promotes appropriate antibiotic use by patients. It can be used as a fact sheet or as a desk reminder during consultations.
Template letter for primary care prescribers
A template letter for national public health authorities to send to primary care prescribers to introduce European Antibiotic Awareness Day.