Emergence and spread of antibiotic resistance

Presentation given during Cost AMiCI meeting in Tallinn Nov 2017 by Tanel Tenson,  Professor in the technology of antimicrobial compounds University of Tartu, Estonia. Note: this presentation can be also viewed in SlideShare

Trends on Health-Care Associated Infections and Infection Control in Estonia and in Europe

Presentation given during Cost AMiCI meeting in Tallinn Nov 2017 by Pille Märtin, Infection control doctor West-Tallinn Central Hospital, Chief specialist Dep. Of Communicable Diseases surveillance and control Health Board of Estonia   Note: this presentation can be also viewed in SlideShare

AMR: view from the hospital’s laboratory. Usage of AMCs in health‐care settings

Presentation given during Cost AMiCI meeting in Tallinn Nov 2017  by Siiri Kõljalg MD, PhD  University of Tartu,  Tartu University Hospital Note: this presentation can be also viewed in SlideShare

Use of antibiotics in health care and problems with AMR in Estonia: comparison with Europe

Presentation given during Cost AMiCI meeting in Tallinn Nov 2017 by Irja Lutsar MD, PhD Professor of Medical Microbiology  University of Tartu  

Proactive Approach for Safe Use of Antimicrobial Coatings in Healthcare Settings

First opinion paper of the COST Action Network AMiCI have been published in The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. We publish here the abstract (1) and  conclusions (5). 1.The abstract: Infections and infectious diseases are considered a major challenge to human health in healthcare units worldwide. This opinion paper was initiated by EU COST Action network AMiCI (AntiMicrobial Coating Innovations) and focuses on scientific information essential