The Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group (SAPG) and its dental sub-group have published a revision to the antimicrobial prescribing guidance for the management of acute dentoalveolar infections
Draft Paediatric Common Infections Pathways are now available for public consultation.
Our open letter calling for the appointment of a Cabinet Minister to address drug-resistant infections & pandemics has been published by the Daily Telegraph. Written by our President, Philip Howard OBE, on behalf of our council, it is co-signed by a wide range of global experts. Read the full letter below:
JAC-AMR is our fully open-access journal dedicated to exploring all aspects of antimicrobial resistance. For a limited time only, BSAC Members will recieve 50% discount on the standard article processing charge (APC).
The International Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (ISAC) is offering small project grants (£5000 - £10,000) to applicants from ISAC member societies.
BSAC is establishing a UK Drug Registry (UKAR) to provide prescribers and organisations the opportunity to capture real world usage of antimicrobial agents and identify where real clinical unmet needs lie. This will provide an invaluable resource for future research studies and also enable the sharing of best practice.
BSAC is delighted to be part of the Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics, now part of the International Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.
BSAC has made three key recommendations in its response to the UK Parliament’s Health and Social Care Select Committee’s inquiry, “Delivering Core NHS and Care Services during the Pandemic and Beyond”