European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC): quality appraisal of antibiotic use in Europe.

@article{Adriaenssens2011EuropeanSO,
  title={European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC): quality appraisal of antibiotic use in Europe.},
  author={Niels Adriaenssens and S. A. M. Coenen and Ann Versporten and Arno Muller and Vanessa Vankerckhoven and Herman Goossens},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  year={2011},
  volume={66 Suppl 6},
  pages={vi71-77}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess quality of outpatient antibiotic use in Europe in 2009 based on the 12 European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption (ESAC) drug-specific quality indicators and to evaluate changes in quality between 2004 and 2009. METHODS Quality of outpatient antibiotic use in 2009 was compared between 32 countries by calculating the indicator values for 2009 for each of the 12 ESAC drug-specific quality indicators based on outpatient antibiotic use data expressed in defined daily… CONTINUE READING
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