Prescribing of antibiotics in Slovenia in the period 1999 – 2012

Jurij Fürst, Brian Godman, Damjan Kos, Jana Mrak, Luka Fürst, Milan Čižman

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Abstract

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.

Conference

Conference21st EUMASS Congress and the 4th International congress of Medical Assessors in the Republic of Slovenia
CountrySlovenia
CityLjubljana
Period9/06/1611/06/16
Internet address

Keywords

  • antibiotic consumption
  • antibiotic resistance
  • antibiotic utilization

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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.