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Highlights: This TARGET antibiotics course aims to provide primary care prescribers with evidence based advice to implement antimicrobial stewardship
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Everyone has a responsibility in helping to tackle the public health threat of AMR. Primary care professionals and establishments should work collaboratively towards a local, system-wide approach to share consistent messages with the general public on antimicrobial stewardship.
This TARGET antibiotics course aims to provide primary care prescribers with evidence based advice to implement antimicrobial stewardship locally and collaboratively including: how they can measure and compare their antimicrobial prescribing rates to others, providing antimicrobial resources (leaflets, audits), sharing advice on self-care and using back-up prescriptions.
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We hope that you have found it beneficial to your practice. Please let other colleagues know about the course.
Why don’t you have a look to see the other healthcare antimicrobial chemotherapy courses produced by BSAC.
If you enjoyed this course you might find Antimicrobial Stewardship: Managing Antibiotic Resistance useful for your knowledge and practice.
BSAC and Public Health England have also collaborated on an e-Bug Health Educator Training Course, available on FutureLearn.
A free eBook Antimicrobial Stewardship From Principles to Practice is also available. You will be asked to fill out a form with your details and an email address. This email address will only be used to distribute the pdf/epub. The full BSAC Privacy policy can be found here.
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