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Optimised use of antibiotics

When antibiotics are used excessively or wrongly, resistances are more likely to develop. New decision-making tools and operational processes will help medical and veterinary doctors as well as farmers to use antibiotics more selectively.

 Completed projects

 

 

AntibioticScout.ch optimises antibiotic use in animalsAntibioticScout.ch optimises antibiotic use in animalshttp://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/online-support-for-veterinariansProf. Hanspeter Naegeli
Improved prescribing thanks to continuous feedbackImproved prescribing thanks to continuous feedbackhttp://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/feedback-culture-and-the-rational-use-of-antibiotics-in-the-hospital-settingDr. Laurence Senn
Providing the right incentives Providing the right incentives http://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/providing-the-right-incentivesDr. Stefan Mann
Sustainably raising consumer awarenessSustainably raising consumer awarenesshttp://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/ensuring-safe-food-handlingDr. Vivianne Visschers
Using computers to improve prescription practices Using computers to improve prescription practices http://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/using-computers-to-improve-prescription-practicesDr. Benedikt Huttner
Veal calf fattening – it can work with less antibiotic useVeal calf fattening – it can work with less antibiotic usehttp://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/the-outdoor-calf-a-new-concept-for-calf-fatteningProf. Mireille Meylan

 Ongoing research projects

 

 

An algorithm to improve the diagnosis of pneumonia An algorithm to improve the diagnosis of pneumonia http://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/an-algorithm-to-improve-the-diagnosis-of-pneumoniaDr. Noémie Boillat Blanco
Detecting excessive antibiotic use in urology – less is moreDetecting excessive antibiotic use in urology – less is morehttp://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/detecting-excessive-antibiotic-use-in-urologyProf. Hans-Helge Seifert
Faster screening benefits patients and cuts costsFaster screening benefits patients and cuts costshttp://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/faster-screening-benefits-patients-and-cuts-costsProf. Stephan Jürgen Harbarth
Learning from claim data Learning from claim data http://www.nfp72.ch/en/projects/module-3-optimised-use-of-antibiotics/learning-from-claim-dataProf. Heiner C. Bucher

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