Antimicrobial resistance

Antimicrobial resistance surveillance resources

Regional antimicrobial resistance surveillance networks

Software for surveillance of antimicrobial resistance

  • WHONET
    Software developed for the management and analysis of microbiology laboratory test results.

Surveillance of antimicrobial use and antimicrobial resistance

Antimicrobial resistance surveillance is enhanced when linked to monitoring of antimicrobial use practices. The collaborative efforts of surveillance networks such as the European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network and the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption Network have demonstrated that the integrated monitoring of resistance and use can prove the crucial factor driving political commitment to successful resistance containment campaigns and actions.