How well is your lab performing antimicrobial susceptibility testing?

Production of reliable AST results is critical for clinicians and their patients. AST results enable correct antibiotic therapy to be directed against the specific pathogen(s).

This question guide may assist you to examine whether correct systems are in place to ensure a reliable AST result.

See also this slide set for an introduction to AST QC.  More soon!

Please see this  previous posting for discussion of key AST concepts.

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Microbiologist and Infectious Diseases Physician
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