Antimicrobial resistance surveillance in Europe. Annual report of the European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network (EARS-Net) 2015.
The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) wishes to thank all EARS-Net participating laboratories and hospitals in the Member States for providing data for this report.
Furthermore, all EARS-Net Operational Contact Points and National Focal Points are acknowledged for facilitating data transfer and
providing valuable comments for this report. WHONET representative John Stelling is acknowledged for providing technical support for the Member States during data preparation. UK NEQAS are acknowledged for the contribution to Annex 1.
In addition, ECDC wishes to thank the EARS-Net Coordination Committee members Derek Brown, José Campos, Tim Eckmanns,
Christian Giske, Hajo Grundmann, Vincent Jarlier, Alan Johnson, Gunnar Kahlmeter, Jos Monen, Annalisa Pantosti, Gian Maria Rossolini, Gunnar Skov Simonsen, Nienke van de Sande-Bruinsma, Alkiviadis Vatopoulos, Dorota Żabicka and Helena Žemličková for providing scientific advice during the production of the report and contributing to the sections covering the clinical and epidemiological importance and resistance mechanisms.
Liberamente tratto dal sito web: http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/publications/Publications/antimicrobial-resistance-europe-2015.pdf
Suggested citation for full report: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Antimicrobial resistance surveillance in Europe 2015. Annual Report of the European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network (EARS-Net). Stockholm: ECDC; 2017.