Strategies to reduce curative antibiotic therapy in intensive care units (adult and paediatric)

  title={Strategies to reduce curative antibiotic therapy in intensive care units (adult and paediatric)},
  author={C{\'e}dric Br{\'e}tonni{\`e}re and M. Di Leone and Christophe Mil{\'e}si and Bernard Allaouchiche and Laurence Armand-Lef{\`e}vre and Olivier Bald{\'e}si and Lila Bouadma and Dominique Decr{\'e} and Samy Figueiredo and R{\'e}my Gauzit and Benoit P H Guery and Nicolas Joram and Boris Jung and Sigismond Lasocki and Alain Lepape and Fabrice Lesage and Olivier Pajot and François Philippart and Bertrand Souweine and Pierre Tattevin and Jean-François Timsit and Renaud Vialet and Jean Ralph Zahar and Benoit Y Misset and J. -P. Bedos},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
Emerging resistance to antibiotics shows no signs of decline. At the same time, few new antibacterials are being discovered. There is a worldwide recognition regarding the danger of this situation. The urgency of the situation and the conviction that practices should change led the Société de Réanimation de Langue Française (SRLF) and the Société Française d’Anesthésie et de Réanimation (SFAR) to set up a panel of experts from various disciplines. These experts met for the first time at the end… CONTINUE READING