Australian Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard

9 essential considerations for clinicians who prescribe antimicrobials.

AMS clinical care standard

AIMED - Let's talk about antibiotics

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare, in collaboration with consumers, clinicians, researchers and health organisations, has developed the Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard and resources to guide and support its implementation.

Increasing antibiotic resistance presents a challenge for clinicians and poses a significant public health risk. This new Standard is an important guide to appropriate antimicrobial  prescribing and stewardship.

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Microbiologist and Infectious Diseases Physician
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