National Antimicrobial Stewardship Activities in Primary and Secondary Care in England 2021–22 (ESPAUR Report) †
2. Development and Implementation of TARGET Antibiotics Toolkit Resources for Primary Care and Community Pharmacy
2.1. Update of the TARGET Antibiotics Toolkit
2.2. Implementation of the TARGET Antibiotic Checklist in Community Pharmacy
2.3. Developing Tools for the Management of Long-Term and Repeated Antibiotic Use in General Practice
3. Development of a National Intravenous-to-Oral Switch (IVOS) Criteria for Use in Secondary Care
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Casale, E.; Hayes, C.V.; Lecky, D.; O’Neil, L.; Sides, E.; Cooper, E.; Pursey, F.; Parekh, S.; Harvey, E.J.; Ashiru-Oredope, D. National Antimicrobial Stewardship Activities in Primary and Secondary Care in England 2021–22 (ESPAUR Report). Med. Sci. Forum 2022, 15, 14. https://doi.org/10.3390/msf2022015014
Casale E, Hayes CV, Lecky D, O’Neil L, Sides E, Cooper E, Pursey F, Parekh S, Harvey EJ, Ashiru-Oredope D. National Antimicrobial Stewardship Activities in Primary and Secondary Care in England 2021–22 (ESPAUR Report). Medical Sciences Forum. 2022; 15(1):14. https://doi.org/10.3390/msf2022015014Chicago/Turabian Style
Casale, Ella, Catherine V. Hayes, Donna Lecky, Luke O’Neil, Eirwen Sides, Emily Cooper, Fionna Pursey, Sejal Parekh, Eleanor J. Harvey, and Diane Ashiru-Oredope. 2022. "National Antimicrobial Stewardship Activities in Primary and Secondary Care in England 2021–22 (ESPAUR Report)" Medical Sciences Forum 15, no. 1: 14. https://doi.org/10.3390/msf2022015014