AURA 2017

AURA 2017

The Australian Commission of Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission) has released AURA 2017: Second Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health.

The report provides analyses of antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial use data, primarily from 2015. It also includes data from the recently established CARAlert system.

The data presented in the report will support local initiatives to improve antimicrobial stewardship, infection prevention and control strategies.

Click here to read the report and supplementary data.

Comments and enquiries can be directed to the Commission by email.