A pioneering work to combat bacterial resistance and to promote rational use of antibiotics – working together in a multi-professional way gives the best result.
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Poster
- By: RYDELL, Ulf (National Corporation of Swedish Pharmacies, Linköping, Sweden)
- Co-author(s): Bastami, Salumeh (National Corporation of Swedish Pharmacies, Linköping, Sweden)
Hanberger, Håkan (Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden)
Dannetun, Eva (Department of ommunicable Disease Control, Linköping, Sweden)
Background Health care related infections in Sweden are a patient-safety problem which is estimated to burden treatment costs with approximately 400 million Euro every year. The Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions has launched a campaign to cut down health care related infections with 50 % before the end of 2009. The County.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.