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Hospital adoption of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in Gulf Cooperation Council countries : A review of existing evidence. / Alghamdi, Saleh; Shebl, Nada Atef; Aslanpour, Zoe; Shibl, Atef; Berrou, Ilhem.

In: Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance, Vol. 15, 01.12.2018, p. 196-209.

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title = "Hospital adoption of antimicrobial stewardship programmes in Gulf Cooperation Council countries: A review of existing evidence",
abstract = "Antimicrobial resistance is increasing at an alarming rate in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) owing to the overuse and misuse of antimicrobials. Novel and rare multidrug-resistant strains can spread globally since the region is host to the largest expatriate population in the world as well as a pilgrimage destination for more than 4 million people annually. Adoption of antimicrobial stewardship programmes (ASPs) could improve the use of antimicrobials and reduce antimicrobial resistance in the region. However, despite the established benefits of these interventions, little is known about the level of their adoption in the region and the impact of these programmes on antimicrobial use and resistance. This study aimed to review existing evidence on the level of adoption of ASPs, the facilitators and barriers to their adoption, and outcomes of their adoption in GCC hospitals.",
keywords = "ASP, Antimicrobial resistance, Antimicrobial stewardship programme, Gulf Cooperation Council, Hospital",
author = "Saleh Alghamdi and Shebl, {Nada Atef} and Zoe Aslanpour and Atef Shibl and Ilhem Berrou",
note = "{\textcopyright} 2018 International Society for Chemotherapy of Infection and Cancer. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.",
year = "2018",
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day = "1",
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AU - Alghamdi, Saleh

AU - Shebl, Nada Atef

AU - Aslanpour, Zoe

AU - Shibl, Atef

AU - Berrou, Ilhem

N1 - © 2018 International Society for Chemotherapy of Infection and Cancer. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

PY - 2018/12/1

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N2 - Antimicrobial resistance is increasing at an alarming rate in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) owing to the overuse and misuse of antimicrobials. Novel and rare multidrug-resistant strains can spread globally since the region is host to the largest expatriate population in the world as well as a pilgrimage destination for more than 4 million people annually. Adoption of antimicrobial stewardship programmes (ASPs) could improve the use of antimicrobials and reduce antimicrobial resistance in the region. However, despite the established benefits of these interventions, little is known about the level of their adoption in the region and the impact of these programmes on antimicrobial use and resistance. This study aimed to review existing evidence on the level of adoption of ASPs, the facilitators and barriers to their adoption, and outcomes of their adoption in GCC hospitals.

AB - Antimicrobial resistance is increasing at an alarming rate in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) owing to the overuse and misuse of antimicrobials. Novel and rare multidrug-resistant strains can spread globally since the region is host to the largest expatriate population in the world as well as a pilgrimage destination for more than 4 million people annually. Adoption of antimicrobial stewardship programmes (ASPs) could improve the use of antimicrobials and reduce antimicrobial resistance in the region. However, despite the established benefits of these interventions, little is known about the level of their adoption in the region and the impact of these programmes on antimicrobial use and resistance. This study aimed to review existing evidence on the level of adoption of ASPs, the facilitators and barriers to their adoption, and outcomes of their adoption in GCC hospitals.

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KW - Antimicrobial resistance

KW - Antimicrobial stewardship programme

KW - Gulf Cooperation Council

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