Rising antibiotic resistance has become an increasing public health problem. In Slovenia, multiple activities were designed and introduced by the Health Insurance Institute of Slovenia (ZZZS) and other organizations to influence prescribing of antibiotics. Our aim is to present the activities, utilization of antibiotics, some resistance patterns and economic consequences.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 9 Jun 2016|
|Event||21st EUMASS Congress and the 4th International congress of Medical Assessors in the Republic of Slovenia: Research, education, and practice in insurance medicine and social security - Ljubljana, Slovenia|
Duration: 9 Jun 2016 → 11 Jun 2016
|Conference||21st EUMASS Congress and the 4th International congress of Medical Assessors in the Republic of Slovenia|
|Period||9/06/16 → 11/06/16|
- antibiotic consumption
- antibiotic resistance
- antibiotic utilization
Fürst, J., Godman, B., Kos, D., Mrak, J., Fürst, L., & Čižman, M. (2016). Prescribing of antibiotics in Slovenia in the period 1999 – 2012. 69. Abstract from 21st EUMASS Congress and the 4th International congress of Medical Assessors in the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana, Slovenia.